Asaduddin Owaisi
India  /  Published 21.02.20

Ganging up after half-heard slogan

Amulya Leona Noronha, aged 19, shouted on stage on Thursday: “Pakistan zindabad, Pakistan zindabad, Pakistan zindabad.”Three times.As a group on the stage and police surround her and drag her away...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 22.01.20

Debate with me: Owaisi on Shah's CAA challenge

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi said he wants Amit Shah to discuss the Citizenship (Amendment) Act with him instead of others, after the Union home minister issued a challenge to several politicians...
By PTI in Hyderabad

Opinion  /  Published 23.06.19

Swearing in. Swearing out

June 17 was Day 1 of the 17th Lok Sabha. The 320 members who took oath that day looked sober enough. Yes, Meenakshi Lekhi, who otherwise spews ire, spewed Sanskrit, but what of it? And then Pragya Tha...
By Upala Sen

Opinion  /  Published 22.08.19

Hindus, Muslims no longer talk to each other

Earlier this week, I was visited by the writer, Aatish Taseer, now based in New York, but who has his feet firmly implanted in the elites of both India and Pakistan. An incisive writer who has landed ...
By Swapan Dasgupta

India  /  Published 06.08.19

Opposition asks Amit Shah: What about Article 371

Several Lok Sabha members on Tuesday expressed concern about Article 371 which allows special provisions in 11 states, many of these in the Northeast.Home minister Amit Shah countered the Opposition m...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi


India  /  Published 26.07.19

Outrage at Azam Khan leads to question on M.J. Akbar House probe

The outrage over Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan’s sexist remarks in the Lok Sabha on Thursday dominated Zero Hour in the Lok Sabha, but one Opposition member asked what the BJP was doing about a p...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.07.19

Aggressive Shah’s ‘scare’ jab at Owaisi in Lok Sabha

An unusually aggressive Amit Shah on Monday told the vocal Asaduddin Owaisi in the Lok Sabha to “develop the habit of listening” before adding he wasn’t trying to scare anyone but couldn’t hel...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.08.19

BJP clamour for NRC in Delhi, Telangana and Bengal

The Assam BJP on Saturday said they do not trust the updated National Register of Citizens (NRC), specifically prepared for Assam, and appealed to the central and the state governments to prepare such...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.02.20

Glare on Aadhaar notices

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) had abused its powers and not followed due procedure in issuing notices to 127 Hyderabad residents over their Aadhaar cards, causing panic, AIMIM c...
By PTI in Hyderabad

India  /  Published 06.03.19

PM’s ‘charity’ with a trumpet

The official Twitter handle of the Prime Minister’s Office has listed Narendra Modi’s acts of donation, including those towards sanitation workers, a day after questions were raised whether his ge...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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