Month: January 2012

IAMC NJ India’s Republic Day celebration in The Record/www.northjersey.com

From : http://www.northjersey.com/news/Indians_in_North_Jersey_commemorate_homelands_constitution.html?c=y&page=1 HASBROUCK HEIGHTS – India’s Republic Day was celebrated Sunday at the Elks Lodge where more than 100 gathered to hear about the South Asian country’s history, its constitution and the importance of continuing to safeguard civil rights for all people. LESLIE BARBARO / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER From left, Mehwish Zaheer of Teaneck; Munira …

Mahatma Gandhi’s Death Anniversary should be an occasion for National Introspection says Indian American group

Monday, January 30th, 2012 The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC – http://www.iamc.com), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos, has paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his death anniversary today. IAMC has called upon the Government of India, the institutions of civil society and all citizens to engage …

Narendra Modi’s fast in Godhra an exercise in political chicanery, says Indian American group

Thursday, January 26th, 2012 Indian American Muslim Council (http://www.iamc.com) an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos has decried Mr. Narendra Modi’s attempts to project himself as a champion of peace and harmony, while being complicit in the mass murder and displacement of thousands during the Gujarat pogrom of 2002, and engaging …

IAMC-MN – Republic Day Celebration Saturday, Jan 28

INDIAN AMERICAN MUSLIM COUNCIL Minnesota Chapter (IAMC-MN) Republic Day Celebration Saturday, Jan 28 12pm Presidents Hall at Coffman Memorial Union 300 Washington Avenue SE Minneapolis, MN 55455   Join us as we celebrate India’s Constitution & Its Vibrant Democracy This fun community event will include: Delicious Lunch Keynote speech by Professor Ajay Skaria– Department of …