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AMU professor placed under suspension for hurting religious sentiments

Aligarh (UP) | An Assistant Professor of Aligarh Muslim University has been placed under suspension for allegedly hurting religious sentiments by a slide’s presentation that included “mythical references” to rape. In view of the prima facie evidence of misconduct and seriousness of the matter, Dr Jitendra Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Forensic Medicine, J N Medical […]

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AMU student alleges he was asked to return degree for praising PM Modi, varsity denies

Aligarh (UP) | The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has landed in social media controversy after one of its students alleged that he was being denied a PhD degree for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the media. Seeking the Prime Minister’s urgent intervention, AMU student Danish Rahim said, “AMU asked me to return degree in linguistic […]

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AMU ranks sixth among best Indian universities

Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh): The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) continues to celebrate its centenary year by getting its academic credentials recognized, both, at international and national levels. The AMU has now been placed sixth among the best Indian universities by ‘The Week-Hansa Research Survey 2020’, a performance assessment of universities across the country. The AMU is placed […]

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AMU’s academic session to begin in August

Aligarh: The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will start the academic session 2020-21 for existing and new students from August 1, and September 1, respectively. The admission and departmental tests for various courses have been rescheduled in July/early August and complete new admissions by August 31, 2020. It was decided at a meeting, chaired by Vice […]

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AMU suspends classes, sessional tests over COVID-19 outbreak

Aligarh:  In wake of coronavirus, the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has suspended all its classes including sessional tests in the University and its schools till March 22. However, all examinations of the University and schools will be held as per schedule. The Off Campus centres at Murshidabad, Malappuram and Kishanganj will follow the directives of […]

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Ex-AMU student leader refuses to retract statement, gets booked

Aligarh: Former Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) students’ union president, Faizul Hasan, has refused to withdraw his statement in which he had said, “Muslims can destroy anything if they wish to do and the community has constantly been tested since 1947.” A case was registered against Hasan under Section 153(A) of IPC (promoting disharmony, enmity or […]