Aligarh Muslim University (File Photo)

UP SC/ST panel issues notice to AMU over lack of quota system

Lucknow : The Uttar Pradesh Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Commission has asked the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) to explain why there is no provision for reservation in admission for the SC/ST community in the university. Observing that the AMU is not a minority institution, the panel issued the notice to it, seeking a response […]

Aligarh Muslim University (File Photo)

AMU sports instructor suspended for ‘felicitating’ Hindutva leader

Aligarh : The Aligarh Muslim University administration has suspended its sports instructor Mazharul Qamar for felicitating a Hindutva group leader at a function in D.S. College here, an official said here on Monday. The AMU suspended Mazharul Qamar, Instructor (Weight Lifting), University Games Committee, late on Sunday after his reply was found unsatisfactory. The Hindutva […]

Tension continues in AMU, exams postponed

Aligarh :  Aligarh Muslim University on Sunday postponed all examinations amid the prevailing tension within the campus over the portrait of Mohammad Ali Jinnah. A university spokesperson said the examinations of the 2017-18 session will now commence from May 12, with no further postponements. The decision was taken in a consultative meeting with University Vice […]

AMU to unfurl 200-metre-long Tricolour

Aligarh, Jan 26 : A 200-metre-long Tricolour will be unfurled on the Aligarh Muslim University campus here, a student leader said on Friday. Aligarh Muslim University Students Union President Mashkoor Usmani said the flag will be hoisted soon at the Duck Point on the campus as part of AMU founder Sir Syed Ahmad Khan’s 200th birth […]