In a statement, India said it is regrettable that the OIC continues to allow itself to be used by a certain country "which has an abominable record on religious tolerance, radicalism and persecution of minorities"
Pakistan denies Saudi Arabia rift, but Qureshi's rush to China soon after Bajwa snub tells different tale
Reports of strain in relations between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have been doing the rounds ever since Riyadh declined to toe Islamabad's line on Kashmir
The development came after Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi issued a warning to the Saudi-led Organisation of Islamic Cooperation for not convening a meeting on the Kashmir issue
It is a bit rich of the OIC to lecture India on the treatment of minorities. It is worth asking as to whether governments in Muslim-majority countries practice what the OIC preaches.
MEA terms OIC statement on Delhi violence inaccurate, selective, misleading, urges organisations not to make irresponsible remarks
India on Thursday slammed the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's (OIC) for making 'inaccurate, selective, and misleading' statement on Delhi violence, and urged international organisations and individuals alike to refrain from making irresponsible remarks at such a 'sensitive time'
Saudi Arabia reluctant to accept Pakistan's request for immediate OIC meeting on Kashmir, says media report
Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan voiced frustration over the OIC's silence on Kashmir
Rohingya crisis: ICJ to rule on emergency measures in genocide case filed by Gambia against Myanmar on 23 Jan
Gambia has accused Myanmar of violating the 1948 Genocide Convention in a military campaign that expelled more than 7,30,000 Rohingya from the country
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince visits Pakistan amidst controversy over Islamabad skipping Malayasia summit to appease Saudi Arabia, UAE
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Thursday arrived in Islamabad on a day-long visit, amidst criticism of the UAE for siding with Saudi Arabia to put pressure on Pakistan to skip a key conference of Muslim nations in Malaysia
Saudi Arabia plans to convene OIC foreign ministers' meeting on Kashmir; move seen as attempt to please Pakistan
Saudi Arabia plans to convene a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation on Kashmir, in an apparent move by the Gulf Kingdom to please Pakistan which skipped a recent summit of Muslim nations in Malaysia
Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister Prince Faisal visits Pakistan to address concerns after Imran Khan pulls out of Malaysia summit
Pakistan faced huge domestic and international embarrassment after prime minister Imran Khan refused to attend the summit at the eleventh hour
Recep Tayyip Erdogan's recent activism on Kashmir is motivated by Turkey president's Caliphate dreams
Although Turkey has traditionally supported Pakistan in the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) against India on the Kashmir issue, its recent activism in South Asian affairs emanates from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's larger ambitions of leading the Islamic world
Aatish Taseer OCI row: For individuals of mixed Indian, Pakistani decent, a long (and tricky) road to citizenship
Writer Aatish Taseer’s Overseas Citizen of Indian Card (OIC) being withdrawn has focused attention on citizenship issues faced by children of Indian and Pakistani parents.
India rejects OIC's reference to Jammu and Kashmir at recent summit, says group has no locus standi in the matter
Earlier on 31 May, OIC had reiterated the grouping's support for the legitimate rights of the people of Jammu and Kashmir in accordance with the United Nations resolutions.
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has reiterated the grouping's support for the legitimate rights of the people of Jammu and Kashmir in accordance with the United Nations resolutions, the Pakistan Foreign Office said in Islamabad on Saturday.
Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India and the issue is strictly internal to the country, New Delhi asserted on Saturday, in reaction to a resolution on the matter by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in its two-day foreign ministers' conclave in Abu Dhabi.
Organisation of Islamic Cooperation calls for 'restraint and de-escalation' in South Asia, says Pakistan foreign office
The OIC is a grouping of 57 countries, majority of which are Muslim.
Full Text: India addresses OIC for first time; Sushma Swaraj calls for isolation of states harbouring terrorism
India's participation came despite strong demand by Pakistan to rescind the invitation to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to address the OIC.
At OIC Summit, without naming Pakistan, Sushma Swaraj says fight against terrorism, not any religion: 'States that harbour terrorists must be isolated'
Sushma Swaraj at OIC Summit, 2019, said, "We are living in times where the reach of terror is rising. We are seeing the senseless violence that terrorism can result in. We must act together, stand together to combat global terrorism." She emphasised, "We must tell the states who provide shelter and funding to terrorists to stop providing the same to terror organisations".
Swaraj will attend the inaugural plenary of the two-day meeting on Friday. It is for the first time that India has been invited to a meeting of the OIC, an influential grouping of 57 Islamic countries, as the guest of honour.
Sushma Swaraj leaves for Abu Dhabi to attend OIC meet; India invited as guest of honour for first time
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Thursday left for Abu Dhabi to attend the foreign ministers' meet of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) states