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Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)

Security Tightened, Drones Deployed, Internet Shut Ahead Of Possible Anti-CAA Protests In UP

Dec 27, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Internet services have been suspended again in Ghaziabad, Bulandshahr, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar and Shamli.

AMU: Student’s Hand Amputated, ‘Police Violence Worse Than In Jamia’

Dec 18, 2019 Salik Ahmad

A student said the police entered a hostel and fired a tear gas shell into a room where three students were present.

Citizenship Law: Delhi Witnesses Another Violent Day As Protests Continue Across Country

The administration lifted curfew and restored the broadband internet services in Guwahati as the situation improved in Assam.

Students From 19 US Universities, Including Harvard, Extend Solidarity To Jamia, AMU After 'Police Violence'

Dec 17, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

More than 400 students and alumni of Harvard, Yale, Columbia, Stanford and Tufts and other universities stood in solidarity with Jamia and AMU students.

Police Arrest 21 After Clashes At Aligarh Muslim University; Hostels Vacated, Internet Shutdown Till Midnight

Around 70 people, including students, 20 police personnel and AMU security guards, were injured in the clashes.

16 December, 2019

IITs To IISc: How Students From Campuses Across India Came Out In Support of Jamia After Police Crackdown

Outlook Web Bureau

Police crackdown on Jamia and AMU students have brought out students from campuses across India in protest against the incidents and Citizenship Act.

16 December, 2019

'Violence Must Stop': SC To Hear Pleas Against Police Action On Jamia, AMU Students On Tuesday

Outlook Web Bureau

A bench headed by CJI S A Bobde took serious note of the rioting and destruction of public property during protests.

16 December, 2019

Spillover Effect Of Jamia Protests: Overnight Agitations In Delhi And Hyderabad, Midnight Clashes In AMU

Outlook Web Bureau

The Delhi protests had a spillover effect in Aligarh Muslim University where violent clashes erupted between students and police.

15 December, 2019

Cops Use Teargas, Batons On AMU Students Protesting Against CAA; Internet Suspended In Aligarh

Outlook Web Bureau

AMU students shouted slogans against the contentious law and police action on demonstrators in Delhi.

15 December, 2019

Anti-CAA Protests Live Updates:Vehicles Set Ablaze In UP's Mau, Police Tear Gas Protesters

Outlook Web Bureau

After police crackdown in Delhi's Jamia Miiia Islamia, demonstrations were held in several campuses, including in Hyderabad, Lucknow and Mumbai, Chennai and Delhi. Follow live updates here

07 December, 2019

Two AMU Students Booked By UP Police Over Babri Demolition Anniversary Poster

Mirza Arif Beg

Talha Mannan Khan, an MA first-year student at Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), says the least anyone can do is to express oneself on social media.


22 November, 2019

Amid BHU Row, AMU Teachers Recall Their Institute's Contribution To Sanskrit


An AMU scholar was the first Muslim to earn a PhD in Sanskrit.

20 November, 2019

AMU Prof Booked Over Post On Communication Blockade In Kashmir


The professor's post talks about the "pain" caused by losing contact “whether it is Chandrayaan or Kashmir”.

25 September, 2019

Yogi Adityanath To Meet AMU Students From Kashmir On Article 370 Issue


Chief Minister Yogi's initiative is a part of the BJP's mass contact campaign programme to create awareness about the Centre's decision to remove Article 370 and to address the misconceptions.

22 February, 2019

No Evidence Against 14 AMU Students, Police Drop Sedition Charges

Outlook Web Bureau

The students were booked for sedition after Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) district president Mukesh Lodhi alleged he was assaulted by some students who chanted pro-Pakistan slogans, police said.

15 February, 2019

AMU Student Booked For Allegedly Supporting Terrorist Group In Tweet

Outlook Web Bureau

The tweet mentioned the name of the same terrorist group that was involved in the deadly terror attack in Pulwama district on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on February 14.

14 February, 2019

Yet To Come Across Any Evidence Supporting Sedition Charges Against AMU Students: Police

Outlook Web Bureau

The AMU authorities suspended eight students late on Wednesday night in connection with the protest during which a motorcycle allegedly belonging to a member of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), BJP's youth wing, was set on fire.


13 February, 2019

14 AMU Students Booked For Sedition After Fracas With Republic TV Crew

Outlook Web Bureau

AMU students claim the Republic TV crew entered the campus despite not getting permission from the PRO and its reporters were referring to the institution as a "university of terrorists".

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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