Month: January 2015

Indian Americans mark Republic Day with pledge to safeguard India’s Constitution

Letter draws President Obama’s attention to deteriorating situation with respect to religious freedom situation in India   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, January 26, 2015 The Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC – www.iamc.com), an advocacy group dedicated to safeguarding India’s pluralist and tolerant ethos has marked India’s Republic Day with celebrations in four US cities, while pledging to …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – January 12th, 2015

In this issue of IAMC News Roundup Communal Harmony After communal row, Hindus, Muslims join hands, demand justice for each other News Headlines World must act against Hindu plan for India without Christians, Muslims Narendra Modi’s silence on provocative statements a strategy of polarisation, says Sonia Gandhi Abhishek Banerjee slapgate incident: Was the attacker an RSS …

IAMC Weekly News Roundup – January 5th, 2015

In this issue of IAMC News Roundup News Headlines Indian court drops charges against ruling party leader of ordering extra-judicial killings Indian police do it again: Surat Rural Police dress ‘terrorists’ as Muslims Idea of a ‘homogeneous’ nation is problematic: Hamid Ansari Hindu boy with Muslim name arrested in connection with Bengaluru blast No converted Manjhi …