IAMC condemns the heinous terrorist attack on worshippers in two Mosques in New Zealand

March 15, 2019 The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos, condemns in the strongest possible terms the heinous attack on two crowded mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. The attacks took place during Friday congregational prayers and left 49 people dead and more than 20 seriously injured on what Prime Minister …

India’s Anti-Muslim Bigots Celebrate New Zealand Terror Attack

As the world mourns the deadly terror attacks on two mosques in New Zealand, that killed at least 49 people, anti-Muslim bigots in India are celebrating the shooting on social media.… India’s right wing hate mongers have hailed the dastardly terrorist attack against Muslim worshippers as a ‘well deserved lesson’, and have praised the terrorist who carried out the attack …

108 economists & social scientists accuse Modi govt of blocking unfavourable data

A group of 108 economists and social scientists came together Thursday to protest against what they said was the Narendra Modi government’s move to revise or withhold the release of unfavourable economic data. The NDA government has been under fire for its decision to withhold the release of the National Sample Survey Organisation’s employment survey for the year 2017-18, despite …

Activists, Academicians Warn Opposition Parties that BJP’s Return to Power Will be Disastrous

Social activists and academicians issued a strong joint statement warning the opposition parties of the dangers of the return of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to power in the present Lok Sabha elections. The press statement issued on Tuesday severely charged the Narendra Modi government of “taking India towards a totalitarian and violent mass culture” and urged all opposition parties to …

‘BJP IT Cell Provides Content,’ Says Serial Fake News Peddler

Earlier this week, China blocked India’s bid to designate Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) Chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist on a proposal in the UN Security Council to ban him following the Pulwama terror attack. … The post in reckoning also includes a message asking people to consider their decision before voting for the Opposition in the upcoming …

RBI directors raised objections but “rubber-stamped” demonetisation anyway

Former RBI Governor Urjit Patel-led Central Board, which was asked to consider Centre’s demonetisation proposal, had met less than two-and-a-half hours before the announcement of note ban on November 8, 2016. However, Prime Minister Narendra Modi went ahead with the decision even before the central bank’s board approved of it, according to a report by Deccan Herald. The minutes of …