Maulana Salman Nadwi suggests Babri site shift, AIMPLB rejects Current Affairs 

Maulana Salman Nadwi suggests Babri site shift, Muslim Personal Law Board rejects

Hyderabad: Amid controversy, 26th plenary of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) began in Hyderabad on Friday. The day before, a top cleric from Lucknow’s Nadwatul Ulema seminary stoked a controversy suggesting that land for a mosque and a university away from the disputed site in Ayodhya could be an option for Muslims. Maulana Sayyed Salman Hussaini Nadwi, who is also executive member of the AIMPLB was part of a team of six Muslims that met Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar in Bengaluru on Thursday…

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Owaisi urges 3 years jail for those who call Indian Muslims 'Pakistani' Current Affairs 

Owaisi urges 3 years jail term for those who call Indian Muslims ‘Pakistani’

New Delhi: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi, has urged the government to bring a law to punish any person who calls an Indian Muslim “a Pakistani” with a three-year jail term. Speaking in Parliament, Owaisi said, “Bring a law that if any Muslim is called Pakistani, the person making such remarks will face a three-year jail term.” But added that his demand will not be heard and the BJP-led government will not bring such a bill. The AIMIM leader, who was taking part in the debate in the…

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Shoe thrown at AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Mumbai rally Current Affairs 

Shoe thrown at AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Mumbai rally

Mumbai: A shoe was thrown at the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi while he was addressing a rally on Tuesday at Nagpada in south Mumbai, the MP however remained unhurt. The incident took place around 9:45 pm during Owaisi’s speech against the triple talaq bill. The man who had thrown the shoe was taken into custody and a case has been registered by the police. Owaisi, unfazed with the incident did not stop his speech. He said, “I am willing to lay down my life for my…

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Owaisi urges 3 years jail for those who call Indian Muslims 'Pakistani' Current Affairs 

‘If Taslima Nasreen can become Modi’s sister, why can’t Rohingyas become his brothers?’ Asks Owaisi

Hyderabad: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday questioned Modi government’s decision over sending the Rohingya refugees back to Myanmar, saying if Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen, who has been living in India in exile since 1994 can be the sister of Prime Minister Modi, why can’t Rohingyas be his ‘brothers’. The Loksabha MP while addressing a public gathering late last night, attacking the NDA government over its stance on Rohingyas, who are fleeing Myanmar’s violence-hit Rakhine state said, “Is it humane that you want to send back…

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AIMPLB to constitute committee to inspect SC judgment on triple talaq Current Affairs 

AIMPLB to constitute committee to inspect SC judgment on triple talaq

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) executive committee members met to discuss the Supreme Court’s recent judgment on triple talaq on Sunday. But the meeting remained inconclusive on whether to challenge the Supreme Court’s judgment declaring triple talaq as unconstitutional. While ‘respecting the judgment’ the working committee decided to constitute a committee to examine the judgment ‘to see the inconsistency, if any, with Shariat’. At the same time, the committee to be constituted will advise the board on methods and process for ‘undertaking large scale community reform programme…

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