Press Statements

  • Don’t let Mumbai blasts investigations fall victim to prejudice and shortcuts

    There are early indicators though that this investigation will be marred by prejudiced investigating agencies. There are news items appearing in various media outlets which cite the interrogation report of Md. Salman, a supposed operative of the I...

  • Mumbai blasts: British org asks govt to refrain from witch hunting

    London (13 July 2011): Council of Indian Muslims—UK (CIM) has strongly condemned serial blasts in Mumbai. “We condemn these attacks on innocent people by bloodthirsty terror mongering beasts. Our thoughts go to the families of ...

  • Terror act in Mumbai is an attack against our Nation

    Mumbai, 14 July: "It is an act of terror, it is highly deplorable and a crime against humanity. No sane society would tolerate such repeated havoc on human life and property let alone any religion.” These were the reactions of Maulan...

  • Mushawarat on bomb blasts in Mumbai

    New Delhi, 14 July 2011: Dr. Zafarul-Islam Khan, Working President of the All India Muslim Majlis-e Mushawarat, the umbrella body of Indian Muslim organisations, said here today that Indian Muslims strongly condemn...

  • Salman Khurshid must quit the Government and the Congress

    Regarding the non-inclusion of vital recommendations of Joint Parliamentary Committee on Waqfs and the Prime Minister's High Level Committee on Muslims (Sachar Committee) in Waqf Amendment Bill 2010 drafted by his ministry, Shri Salman has said in...

  • “Forbesganj firing is a clear sign of Nitish govt’s anti-Muslim policies”: Maulana Qasmi

    New Delhi (20 June 2011): “Bihar Police’s barbaric firing and killing of Muslims in Bhajanpur area of Araria district has proved that Bihar’s NDA government has no sympathy for Muslims,” said the well-known Muslim leader and member of Parliament f...

  • Assassination bid on Dr Ayub, President Peace Party

    New Delhi (15 June, 2011): In a deeply shocking incident, President of Peace Party, Dr. M Ayub, while returning from Delhi after the launch of Peace Party Delhi unit on 14th June was attacked by a Scorpio vehicle at 11 pm near Faizabad, which chas...

  • Seeking Justice for Victims of Forbesganj Police Firing

    On 3 June 2011, while the politicians, ‘sections of the civil society and media persons were busy entertaining the ‘Satyagraha’ of Baba Ramdev against corruption and withdrawal of black money from foreign countries, 5 people were brutally killed ...

  • Police Forbesganj killing: Ex-gratia amount a mockery of justice

    New Delhi (11th June 2011): Criticising the selective ex-gratia amount of Rs. 3 lakh to the father of the 10-month baby boy Naushad who died in the firing on June 3, 2011, the Committee for Justice to Forbesganj Police Firing Victims has termed it...

  • Mushawarat calls for delinking poverty survey and caste census, adding Muslim baradaris

    President of All India Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat wants caste census to be conducted after making necessary logistical & administrative preparations. Wants all caste groups & sub groups & caste-like formation like Muslim baradaris to be included.

  • Police has no place in a University

    New Delhi (8 May 2011): About ten students of Jamia Millia Islamia have been sitting on hunger strike since yesterday (7th May 2011) demanding that they be allowed to sit for their annual examinations. While one may concur or disagree with the ...

  • AIMMM on killing of Osama: US must stop supporting Israel

    The AIMMM takes this opportunity to remind the US authorities that judged from repeated statements of Osama Bin Laden, his basic grievances was America's/West's blind support to Israel against the Palestinian people.

  • Justice Sachar statement on Libya

    Former chief justice of Delhi High Court, head of the Prime Minister's high level committee on Indian Muslims has issued the following statement on the barbaric NATO-American strikes on Libya beyond the UN mandate.

  • India would have been a better place without Sathya Sai Baba

    De mortuis nihil nisi bene, they say, say nothing but good of the dead. But I think Sathya Sai Baba’s case qualifies for an exception. Too great is the damage that he did to India.

  • SIO Short Film Competition, “Education in India” Call for registeration

    Announcing 'Education in India' Short film competition for all Students & Youths of India. We are inviting you to make a short film that reflects the theme 'Education in India'. The competition is open to innovative, entertaining, intelligent and ...

  • Present Bhaskar Rao Report on Mecca Masjid police firing in AP Assembly

    On Friday, 18th May 2007, the RSS terrorists planted bombs at historic Mecca Masjid and immediately after the bomb blast, a group of communal minded policemen started firing on the people who were helping the injured people in the blast.

  • Call for research papers on “Paid News and Indian Journalism”

    We all know that Paid News has cropped up as one of the greatest threats to Indian journalism and the related socio-political fabric. While previously an individual journalist or two occasionally used to implant stories on monetary allurements ...

  • All India Muslim Forum On the Western Intervention in Libya

    Lucknow (20 March 2011): Chairman, All India Muslim Forum has issued the following statement:  I can anticipate the disastrous consequences of this Western intervention in Libya. However, it was inevitable, and even Gaddafi is on record to...

  • Indian Muslims condemn western military campaign against Libya

    New Delhi (20 March 2011): Prominent Indian Muslim leaders issued the following statement today: While we reject and condemn the autocratic Gaddafi regime's murder of protesting Libyan civilians and we support the struggle of the Libyan peo...

  • Muslim Apex Body condoles Arjun Singh's demise

    New Delhi (5 March 2011):  The Working President of the All India Muslim Majlis-e Mushawarat, Dr Zafarul-Islam Khan said here today that the sudden death of the Congress stalwart Shri Arjun Singh has come as a painful shock to the Muslim c...