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India rejects Pakistan's statement on Kashmir at UN, says J&K is our inseparable part

India rejects Pakistan's statement on Kashmir at UN, says J&K is our inseparable part

"Jammu and Kashmir is an integral and inseparable part of it, and advised the organisation to refrain from making such references in future."

Sep 16, 2017, 07:07 AM IST
India rejects Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir, terms them 'misleading'

India rejects Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir, terms them 'misleading'

India on Tuesday reacted strongly to OIC resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir during its foreign ministers' meet recently.

Jul 25, 2017, 21:43 PM IST

OIC to renew request for Kashmir visit

The visiting members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's (OIC) Human Rights Commission regretted denial of permission by India to assess the situation in Kashmir.

Mar 29, 2017, 15:13 PM IST
Rajnath Singh leaves for Bahrain; to raise Pakistan sponsored terror in India

Rajnath Singh leaves for Bahrain; to raise Pakistan sponsored terror in India

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will raise the issue of Pakistan's continuous support to cross-border terrorism with the top leadership of Bahrain and seek their cooperation in tackling international terrorism during his three-day visit to the Gulf country beginning on sunday.

Oct 23, 2016, 16:46 PM IST
Setback for India, as Islamic summit refuses to call Kashmiri militants as terrorists

Setback for India, as Islamic summit refuses to call Kashmiri militants as terrorists

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) at its Istanbul Summit has extended support to the “Kashmir struggle” and said that “it could not be equated with terrorism”, according to a media report on Monday.

Apr 18, 2016, 18:08 PM IST
Hurriyat wants OIC to take up rights issue with India

Hurriyat wants OIC to take up rights issue with India

He also asked the OIC to involve itself in finding an "honourable and lasting solution to the pending Kashmir issue”.

Apr 16, 2016, 21:02 PM IST

Pakistan to decide on joining anti-terror 34-nation alliance

 Islamabad on Wednesday welcomed the formation of the 34-nation alliance to counter terrorism but was awaiting its details before deciding on the extent of its participation.

Dec 16, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

Islamic world body asks joint action against terrorism

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation said the international community should engage in a concerted joint action to combat the scourge of terrorism. 

Nov 15, 2015, 18:28 PM IST
World Muslim body lends support to Qatar over 2022 World Cup

World Muslim body lends support to Qatar over 2022 World Cup

The world`s largest Muslim organisation has thrown its weight behind Qatar`s hosting of the 2022 World Cup, hitting back at Western criticism of the Gulf Arab state`s dealings with FIFA amid a corruption probe into world soccer`s governing body.

Jun 18, 2015, 14:40 PM IST
Pakistan Parliament passes resolution against 'Charlie Hebdo' cartoons

Pakistan Parliament passes resolution against 'Charlie Hebdo' cartoons

Pakistan parliament on Thursday adopted a unanimous resolution against blasphemous caricatures published by French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, saying it is a deliberate attempt to "widen misunderstandings among civilisations" and incite violence.

Jan 15, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

OIC condemns church attacks in Nigeria

Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Iyad Ameen Madani has condemned the killing of at least 56 people and the destruction of churches in Nigeria.

Jul 02, 2014, 17:36 PM IST

India flays OIC references to Jammu and Kashmir

India on Friday criticised mentioning of "misleading references" to Jammu and Kashmir in a resolution by Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in its meeting in Jeddah.

Jun 21, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

Turkish opposition name former top Muslim envoy as presidential nominee

Turkey`s two main opposition parties on Monday named the former head of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) as their joint candidate to go up against an expected bid by Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan in the August presidential election.

Jun 16, 2014, 17:38 PM IST

India dismisses OIC reference to Kashmir

Reacting sharply to the reference made to Jammu and Kashmir by Organisation of the Islamic Conference in Guinea, India said OIC has once again made "factually incorrect and misleading" reference.

Dec 13, 2013, 23:11 PM IST

UAE, OIC condemn killing of British soldier

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) have strongly condemned the killing of a British soldier in Woolwich, London.

May 25, 2013, 08:30 AM IST

India rejects Pakistan claims on Kashmir

India has rejected claims made by Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar about Jammu and Kashmir at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit in Cairo.

Feb 09, 2013, 21:18 PM IST

OIC backs Pak calls for a "fact-finding" mission in J&K

Backing Pakistan, the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation asked India to allow a OIC fact-finding mission to examine the ceasefire.

Feb 07, 2013, 20:32 PM IST

Pak calls for OIC probe into LoC ceasefire violations

Seeking to internationalise tensions along the Line of Control, Pakistan has called for an investigation into the recent incidents there by the OIC.

Feb 06, 2013, 15:55 PM IST

UNSC, OIC, UAE condemn Rabbani’s assassination

Burhanuddin Rabbani, the former Afghan president, was killed in a terrorist attack in capital Kabul.

Sep 22, 2011, 11:55 AM IST

India rejects OIC`s comments on J&K

India on Friday rejected comments
by the Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC) on Jammu
and Kashmir, asserting that the grouping has no locus standi
on matters related to its internal affairs.

Jul 01, 2011, 22:16 PM IST