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Organisation of Islamic Cooperation

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

Jammu & Kashmir integral part of India, strictly internal matter: MEA on OIC resolution

Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India and strictly an internal matter, said Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).

Mar 02, 2019, 23:47 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj addresses OIC meet, lays focus on terrorism

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday laid focus on the rise of terrorism during her address at the inaugural plenary of the two-day meeting of the foreign ministers' meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) states. Watch this video to know more.

Mar 01, 2019, 14:48 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

Pakistan Foreign Minister won't attend OIC meet

The development comes after the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday bombed the biggest Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror outfit`s biggest training camp in Balakot, Pakistan, 12 days after a JeM suicide bomber killed 40 Central Reserve Police Force troopers.

Feb 27, 2019, 11:50 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 objects to Pakistan raising Kashmir in Organisation of Islamic Cooperation

We reject such references to a matter very internal to India, MEA has said.

Sep 27, 2018, 06:35 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

EU lawmakers' vote on Turkish membership "has no value": Tayyip Erdogan

Leading members of the European Parliament on Tuesday called for a halt to membership talks with Turkey because of its post-coup purges.

Nov 23, 2016, 13:02 PM IST

Islamic bloc says chief quits after mocking Egypt president

OIC Secretary-General Iyad Madani "has resigned for health reasons," the Jeddah-based organisation said in a statement yesterday, two days after Cairo condemned the comment that provoked outrage among Egyptians.

Nov 01, 2016, 03:42 AM IST

Turkey backs Pakistan's stance of sending an OIC team to Jammu and Kashmir

Turkey, a close ally of Pakistan, on Tuesday hoped that the Kashmir issue would be resolved through dialogue while backing Islamabad's stance to send an OIC team to the Valley to probe the alleged human rights violations.

Aug 02, 2016, 18:02 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

Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani decides to participate in OIC meet in New York

Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani has decided to participate in the annual meeting of the foreign ministers of member states of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and Kashmir contact group to be held in New York from September 27.

Sep 19, 2015, 23:18 PM IST

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq invited to OIC meet

Moderate Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has been invited by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation for the annual meeting of the group's foreign ministers and "Kashmir contact group" to be held in New York later this month.

Sep 18, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

Pakistan raises Kashmir issue at UN; seeks OIC intervention

Pakistan has once again raised the Kashmir issue at the UN Security Council, seeking mediation from the world body and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation to resolve the issue.

Aug 19, 2015, 16:04 PM IST