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India slams OIC for its references to Jammu and Kashmir

The OIC in its communiqué had mentioned Jammu and Kashmir six times. MEA has countered by stating that the OIC has no locus standi in matters relating to the state.

Jun 03, 2019, 21:39 PM IST

India getting support from Islamic countries in fighting terror: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that OIC has backed India in the fight against terror.

Mar 01, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

Full Text: Sushma Swaraj's speech at the 46th session of Council of Foreign Ministers of Organization of Islamic Cooperation OIC

Speaking at the event, she said that the OIC members constitute more than one fourth of the members of the United Nations, and nearly a quarter of humanity.

Mar 01, 2019, 14:41 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj addresses OIC meet, lays focus on terrorism; Pakistan chair remains empty

Her statement comes amid rising tensions between India and Pakistan after the Pulwama terror attack where 40 CRPF personnel were killed.

Mar 01, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi not to attend OIC meet where Sushma Swaraj is 'Guest of Honour'

Sushma Swaraj is in Abu Dhabi to attend the inaugural plenary of the two-day meeting which will be held on Friday.

Mar 01, 2019, 12:08 PM IST

In a first, India invited as 'Guest of Honour' for OIC meet, Sushma Swaraj to attend

The invitation is significant because OIC is a powerful grouping of Muslim majority nations.

Feb 24, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

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Feb 23, 2019, 15:54 PM IST

EAM Sushma Swaraj to attend Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meet as 'guest of honour'

In a first, India has been invited as the guest of honour at an Organisation of Islamic Cooperation or OIC meet. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 23, 2019, 15:44 PM IST

In a first, India invited at Organisation of Islamic Cooperation meet as guest of honour

The invitation is being viewed as a major development in the wake of the recent Pulwama attack.

Feb 23, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

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 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

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

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

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

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 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