IAMC Weekly News Digest – January 28th, 2019

In this issue of IAMC News Digest Announcements Indian-Americans celebrate Republic Day across US with pledges to uphold the Constitution and combat hate News Headlines US-based ‘cyber expert’ alleges 2014 General Elections were rigged, makes other sensational claims Kasganj Roundabout to be Renamed After Man Whose ‘Tiranga Yatra’ Triggered Communal Strife Hindu group linked to India’s ruling BJP praises British …

IAMC Weekly News Digest – January 21st, 2019

In this issue of IAMC News Digest Announcements Indian-Americans celebrate Republic Day across US with pledges to uphold the Constitution and combat hate News Headlines US-based ‘cyber expert’ alleges 2014 General Elections were rigged, makes other sensational claims Kasganj Roundabout to be Renamed After Man Whose ‘Tiranga Yatra’ Triggered Communal Strife Hindu group linked to India’s ruling BJP praises British …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – January 7th, 2019

In this issue of IAMC News Digest News Headlines ‘Modi gave written answers, then ANI formed questions’: Twitter users poke fun at PM’s interview Get citizenship Bill or Assam goes to Jinnahs: BJP’s Himanta Biswa Sarma Mob Kills 55-Year-Old in Bihar’s Araria District, Cops Register ‘Negligence’ Case Four Muslim men arrested on charges of slaughtering cows were falsely implicated by …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – December 31st, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Digest News Headlines Passing triple talaq bill ‘political move’ to polarise country before LS polls: Women activists “Yogi Adityanath For PM” Hoardings Pop Up In Agra, Removed Why did Indian police ban a Muslim group from offering Friday prayers? ‘Law Minister’s comment amounts to dictating SC’ Hours After PM’s Rally, Police Constable Killed By …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – December 24th, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Digest News Headlines Hope Those Guilty In Gujarat, Muzaffarnagar Riots Get Punished: Kejriwal Muslims feel there is bias in policing, says report Bulandshahr Mob Violence: In Open Letter, 83 Civil Servants Seek Adityanath’s Resignation Tying Up Loose Ends: The Death of Sohrabuddin Sheikh Naseeruddin Shah’s comments spark row: ‘Cow more significant than a cop; …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – December 10th, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Digest Communal Harmony Bulandshahr temple opens gates for Muslims to offer Namaz News Headlines 4 Bajrang Dal activists held for Bulandshahr violence On Babri Masjid demolition anniversary, lone surviving Muslim litigant receives death threat BJP wants to instigate riots for gains: Shivpal SC will hear pleas on 22 extra-judicial killings when Modi was Gujarat …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – December 3rd, 2018

In this issue of IAMC News Digest Announcements U.S. Groups Condemn PM Modi for Failure to Stop Attacks on Religious Minorities News Headlines US activists, groups condemn PM Modi for failure to stop attacks on religious minorities Ex-CJI Dipak Misra Was ‘Remote-controlled’ by External Source, Alleges Kurian Joseph Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections: EC replaces 250 faulty EVMs across state; malfunctioning …

U.S. Groups Condemn PM Modi for Failure to Stop Attacks on Religious Minorities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Religious freedom activists from across the U.S. have criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his failure to stop the violence carried out by Hindutva groups against religious minorities, including Muslims and Christians. At an event titled “Religious Freedom in India: A Briefing on Capitol Hill”, organized by the Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC) on the Capitol Hill …