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Aligarh Muslim University BA, B.Sc, B.Com entrance test admit card released, exams on April 7

AMU entrance test 2019: The candidates who will appear in the examination cam download the hall ticket from the official website- The entrance examination is scheduled to be conducted on April 7, 2019

AMU students booked for raising 'anti-India slogans': What is sedition, what isn't

The Indian Penal Code defines Section 124A of the IPC as an offence committed when any person by words or otherwise brings or attempts to bring into hatred or contempt, or excites or attempts to excite disaffection towards, the government established by law.


AMU's Kashmiri students protest against sedition charges, alleged harassment

Five of the protesting students met the university registrar Abdul Hamid and handed over a memorandum alleging that they were living in a state of constant fear.

AMU suspends two Kashmiri students for trying to hold slain militant Mannan Wani's funeral prayer

A native of Kupwara in J&K, research scholar Wani was expelled from AMU in January this year after he appeared in a photograph on social media with a message claiming he has joined militant organisation Hizbul Mujahideen.

Quota in AMU: NCSC likely to move Supreme Court

NCSC chairperson Katheria has held that the university, which has 30,000-odd students, should provide 15 per cent of its seats to SC students and 7.5 per cent quota to STs as required of all higher education institutions under the reservation policy.

No minister Abhimanyu, AMU already has a portrait of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh

The claim that Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh, a university alumnus, donated huge stretches of land to AMU has been refuted by university authorities, who term it an “exaggeration” while clarifying that it was the Raja's father who had donated land and money.


Violence at AMU over Jinnah portrait, university registers complaint against Hindu Yuva Vahini activists

The university has registered a complaint against activists belonging to the Hindu Yuva Vahini for raising 'objectionable slogans' against the university near the administrative block.

AMU admission 2018: Entrance test for B Sc, BA and B Com on April 15

AMU admission 2018: The admit cards are available now, candidates can download the admit card by visiting the official website,

AMU played special role in India's development: President Ram Nath Kovind

The President was speaking at the 65th convocation of Aligarh Muslim University. During his address, he recalled the contribution of various AMU students towards the development of the country.

President Kovind to attend AMU's convocation

The case pertains to the appointment of Shakaib Arsalan as Assistant Finance Officer (AFO) in 2005 in alleged violation of the AMU Act and rules, CBI sources said.

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'Bandit Queen', 'Water': Movies who had to face bans or censor board's axe

Bandit Queen, Fire, Water, Amu, Unfreedom and many more movies have had to face the axe of Censor Board for some or the other reason, but these movies should be watched for the reality they carry. Directors like Shekhar Kapur, Deepa Mehta, Anurag Kashyap, Sonali Bose have taken up real subjects for their film, but unfortunately they could not proceed by showcasing their films for the public.

AMU students protest against media over library controversy coverage

Office bearers of AMU girls union lead the protest against the media for allegedly biased reports over the library issue, outside Aligarh Muslim University iin Aligarh on Nov 12 2014.


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A walk of hope from Kanyakumari to Kashmir to promote peace

Aligarh, Feb 23 (ANI): Holding placards and banners people from different communities walk silently to promote peace and send a message of unity across the country. They have covered a distance of 5,800 kms and still have to cover more 2000 kms to reach the final destination. With a theme 'A walk of Hope', rally filled with hope displays a sense of togetherness, love and brotherhood. After passing through different states, the peace march reached Aligarh Muslim University where the institution authorities organized a seminar to encourage it. The march is scheduled to commence in Kashmir in May this year. Eminent speakers delivered speeches on humanity, togetherness and peace on the occasion. The seminar was attended by a large number of students, apart from people from various walks of life. Higher authorities of the university also participated in the march to spread the message of brotherhood among the countrymen. The march has to cover a total distance of 7,500 kms to reach the Northern state of Kashmir. It also supports interfaith harmony and equality for all, sustainable living, women empowerment, community health, education and youth development.