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Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)


Hathras controversy: Two days after termination, AMU doctor duo called back to service

October 23, 2020 2:13 am

The order ending the contract of the two doctors -- Dr Mohamnad Azeemudin and Dr Obaid Imtiaz -- was issued by Chief Medical Officer S A Zaidi on Tuesday, a day after the CBI team probing the gang-rape and death case visited the hospital.

Hathras case: AMU doctor who questioned FSL report told to go

October 21, 2020 12:04 pm

Citing the FSL report, Uttar Pradesh ADG (Law and Order) Prashant Kumar had earlier told a press conference that the 19-year-old Dalit woman was not raped.

BJP doesn't like strong Muslim voices: Congress candidate Maskoor Usmani

October 20, 2020 5:00 am

Usmani has also written to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, calling out the “unwarranted” campaign against him and stating that the NDA government will be responsible if he is “attacked” during the course of election.

How AMU was founded

September 19, 2020 12:09 am

Sir Syed Ahmed Khan had to battle a lack of funds, backlash from religious orthodoxy, to establish the Muhammadan-Anglo Oriental College.

AMU to start admission process from October 23

September 11, 2020 5:35 pm

The university will hold examinations in phases. In the first phase from October 23 to November 10, it will hold admission tests for several courses, including BA, BSc, BCom, BEd, and MBA.

Academically bright, in jail while others were freed: Aligarh court grants bail to AMU student

September 04, 2020 7:58 am

Sharjeel Usmani was arrested by Aligarh Police for allegedly taking part in riots that broke out following protests against the citizenship law on the AMU campus on December 15, 2019.

AMU student leader held for clash with cops last December

July 10, 2020 12:30 pm

“He was arrested by a joint team of Aligarh police and Anti-Terrorism squad (ATS) from Azamgarh on Wednesday evening,” said the SHO.

Aligarh Muslim University urges HRD minister to 'rectify mistake' in varsity's NIRF ranking

June 16, 2020 12:31 pm

In a letter to the HRD minister, the Aligarh Muslim University Vice-Chancellor said a ‘serious discrepancy' in terms of the PhD output has adversely hit the institution's ranking announced by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF).

Aligarh Muslim University to conduct online open-book exams for final semester

June 09, 2020 3:17 pm

A letter written by teachers to the vice-chancellor said that the decision to hold online exams violates the statutes of the institution, and students may not have proper access to Internet facilities in the present scenario.

AMU suspends admission tests, around 12 varsity teachers, students advised isolation: Official

March 18, 2020 9:00 am

More than 25,000 students were scheduled to appear at the tests. The university also decided to suspend all teaching work at AMU till March 31.


From Bengaluru to Mumbai, protests erupt across country after JNU violence

January 06, 2020 6:33 pm

Students from various colleges in Mumbai and those in Aligarh Muslim University and Jadavpur University in Kolkata held overnight peaceful protests in solidarity with their counterparts in JNU.