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  • The B.Tech delivery boy at JMI

    Knock, knock. Since I was waiting for the delivery I was certain it would be him. He handed me my meal and as I thanked him, I asked him was he studying. The delivery boy replied that he had completed his B.Tech in 2014 and had been looking for...

  • AWARDS

    Prof. MUHAMMAD SALAHUDDIN UMRI of AMU’s Department of Arabic has been honoured by Raza Library of Rampur with Nawab Faizullah Khan award for his valuable research work on Arabic language and literature. He was conferred PhD degree for his...

  • Obituaries

    Noted historian and researcher,Fida Mohammad Khan Hassnain passed away here at Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) after a brief illness. He was admitted in the hospital for a few days following health issues. Hassnain was 93. ...

  • Men & Women In News

    NUSRAT HUSAIN, an NRI, a former student of Jamia Millia Islamia and a member of ASCE, USA has been appointed Honorory Consul General for India in Labourland, a very small new country created only recently between countries Croatia and Serbia in...

  • Police prevents arms training camp of “Arya Veer”

    Aligarh: Police posted a guard at the Arya Veerangana and self-defence camp of Arya Veer team and stopped the girls at Arya Samaj Mandir, who were going to Gandhi Park on 18 June, for Yoga camp. Confrontation continued for four hours. Police di...

  • UP govt refuses permission to bring stones for Ram Mandir

    Ayodhya: UP government’s department of commercial tax has refused permission to VHP to import stones from Rajasthan and Gujarat for building the proposed Ram mandir in Ayodhya. Last year the state government had allowed in November 2015 t...

  • MEF helps needy students to realise their educational dreams

    New Delhi: Muslim Education Foundation (MEF) is a trust set up by Jamia Millia Islamia’s retired Deputy Registrar Zaffar Nawaz Hashmi in 2010 in Jamia Nagar Okhla’s Abul Fazal Enclave locality with the aim of providing ‘educat...

  • NDMC appoints widow of M M Khan as Education Officer

    New Delhi: After the assassination of New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC)’s former legal officer, M. Moin Khan, the Council (NDMC) in its meeting held on 27 June decided to appoint his widow, Mrs. Nishat Khan as Assistant Social Education ...

  • Babri Masjid demolished because of Narasimha Rao’s Hindutva thinking

    New Delhi: Vice President of India, who is the Chairman of Rajya Sabha M. Hamid Ansari while describing (late) prime minister Narasimha Rao as fully responsible for the demolition of Babri Masjid, said that this had happened because of his Hind...

  • NO plan to grant citizenship to refugees from West Pakistan

    Srinagar: Jammu & Kashmir’s minister for rehabilitation and assistance, Syed Bashari Bukhari, in reply to a question by an independent MLA, Er Sheikh Abdur Rashid, said in a written reply in the state assembly on 22 June that governme...

  • Manipur mothers who produced upto 15 children honoured

    Imphal: More than a year after HIndutva leaders asked Hindus to produce 10 children in order to combat and defeat demographic invasion (by Muslims), a Manipuri civil society organisation Iramdam Kanba Apunba Lup (IKAL) awarded cash and citation...

  • Promotion of one language is injustice to others

    New Delhi: President of Akhil Bhartiya Dalit Muslim Mahasangh (ABDMM), Suresh Kanojia, while accusing Delhi government of promoting only one particular language, has stated that it is said in an advertisement of Delhi government published in ne...

  • Gujarat riots 2002: 7 declared guilty by HC

    Ahmedabad: Gujrat High Court, while overruling the verdict of the lower court, has pronounced 7 persons guilty of murder in riots that had erupted in a town of Veeramgam district of Gujrat in 2002 and in which three persons were killed. These r...

  • Delhi Waqf Board removes Imam of KG Marg mosque, appoints new Imam

    New Delhi: Chairman of Delhi Waqf Board, Amanatullah Khan said here that in an important meeting of Delhi Waqf Board held in its office on 17 June attended by all Board members and the CEO Dr. Mahboob Alam, a decision was unanimously taken to r...

  • In J&K, 545 industrial estates owned by non-state persons

    Srinagar: Jammu & Kashmir’s minster for industries, Chandar Prakash said in a written reply to a question by Ajat Shatru Singh, BJP-MLA that 545 industrial units in the state are those whose ownership rights are with non-state citizen...

  • J&K not an integral part of India: MLA

    Srinagar: Independent MLA of Jammu & Kashmir, Er. Sheikh Rashid said in the state assembly on 20 June that the state i.e. J&K is not an integral part of India and called for a referendum to decide the future of the state. He said that e...

  • “Urdu is the language of the Indian nation but a victim of bias”

    New Delhi: An emergency meeting of Urdu Development Organisation (Delhi), chaired by Maulana Rizwan Akhtar Qasmi was held in its regional office in Abul Fazal Enclave, Jamia Nagar, Delhi on 23 June in which a resolution drafted by Firoz Bakht A...

  • 50 percent seats for Sikhs reserved in Khalsa ollege

    New Delhi: Delhi University’s Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College, after getting approval of Delhi High Court for its minority status or character, will have the right to reserve 50 percent seats for Sikh students. Also, this College wou...

  • Urdu translators completing 21 years to be promoted

    Rampur: Orders have been issued by UP government that about 3500 Urdu translators who have been working in police and civilian departments and who have completed 21years in this capacity may be promoted and given the status of senior clerks. A ...

  • Resolve to provide education to deprived youths

    New Delhi: Rosemine Educational & Charitable Trust, in cooperation with Poorvanchal Ekta Manch, organised a programme in Jamia Millia Islamia’s Ansari Auditorium on 5 June in which, in addition to responsible persons/professors of Ind...