AIMIM celebrates Tipu Jayanthi, should big parties be worried? Political expert explains

November 10 is the birth anniversary of erstwhile ruler of Mysore, Tippu Sultan and is celebrated as Tippu Jayanti. At one time before the `bug of polarization,' the mainline parties the Congress, JDs and even BJP under the then leader BS Yediyurappa had celebrated Tippu Jayanti. It may be recalled that in 2018 the Congress leaders had not allowed Asaduddin Owaisi into Karnataka and they requested him to leave Karnataka during his rally near Tannery Road fearing his entry could divide the Muslim vote. Political Analyst B S Murthy speaks to TNIE.

published on : 16th November 2022

 Why is BJP silent now: AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Unnao Rape survivor's accident

On July 28, the Unnao rape survivor had an accident wherein her car was hit by a truck. The opposition leaders believe it was not an accident. 

published on : 29th July 2019

Government, PM Modi should clear their stance on Mecca Masjid case: Asaduddin Owaisi

AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi lambasted on BJP by saying that “The Government and Prime Minister should clear their stance whether stand in support of accused or than victims".

published on : 19th April 2018

Jail Anyone Who Calls Indian Muslims 'Pakistani', Says Asaduddin Owaisi

All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday demanded that the government bring in a law to punish any person who calls an Indian Muslim "a Pakistani".

published on : 7th February 2018

Shoe hurled at AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi during Mumbai rally

"These people (referring to the person who threw the shoe at him) are the ones who follow the ideology of the killers of Mahatma Gandhi, Govind Pansare and Narendra Dabholkar," Owaisi said.

published on : 24th January 2018

If Taslima Nasreen can stay, why not Rohingyas, asks Asaduddin Owaisi

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi questioned the government’s intentions on Rohingya refugees. He asked that if Taslima Nasreen can stay here why not them?

published on : 15th September 2017

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi talk about on SC decision on 'triple talaq'

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi talk about on Supreme Court decision on 'triple talaq.

published on : 22nd August 2017

BJP is using religion as their ideology: Owaisi

During the discussion, AIMIM MP Asaduddin Owaisi slammed the BJP led government and said the instances of mob lynching will continue as this government promotes religion as an ideology. 

published on : 1st August 2017