Heinous killing of cleric and desecration of Andhra Pradesh mosque trigger outrage, revulsion among Indian Americans

Heinous killing of cleric and desecration of Andhra Pradesh mosque trigger outrage, revulsion among Indian Americans FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 31 2017   The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC – iamc.com), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos today condemned yet another …

Books on Muslims’ contribution in Indian freedom movement released by Harsh Mander

  In a glittering ceremony, two books on Muslims’ contribution in India’s Freedom movement were launched in Patna on December 17 . The function was presided over by Harsh Mandar, former IAS officer and human rights defender in the country. The books ‘Muslim Freedom Fighters: Contribution of Indian Muslims in the Independence Movement’ and its Urdu version ‘Muslim Mujahideen-e-Azadi aur …

Cow-Related Hate Crimes Peaked in 2017, 86% of Those Killed Muslim

Ninety-seven percent of all incidents have occurred over the last three years since the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi assumed power in May 2014. After the recent murder of a dairy trader by cow vigilantes on the Rajasthan-Haryana border, 11 deaths have been reported in 2017, the highest toll from cow-related hate crimes since 2010, from when IndiaSpend’s database records hate crimes. …

Murder of Muslim laborer in Rajasthan sparks outrage among Indian Americans

Murder of Muslim laborer in Rajasthan sparks outrage among Indian Americans Diaspora sees direct connection between cultural of impunity and the reckless, incendiary rhetoric of the Hindutva complex FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 8 2017   The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos today noted the sense of outrage among millions …