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Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)

People Protesting Against Jinnah Portrait In AMU Should Also Oppose Godse Temples: Javed Akhtar

May 03, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

The AMU students alleged that the protesters were from Hindu Yuva Vahini, and were allowed to leave a police station even after being initially detained.

Portrait Of Jinnah At AMU Sparks Outrage

AMU spokesman Shafey Kidwai defended the portrait, saying that Jinnah was a founder of the university and granted life membership of the student union.

09 January, 2018

Hizbul Mujahideen Welcomes AMU Scholar In Group, Police Say Still Verifying

Outlook Web Bureau

Wani, 25, was pursuing a doctorate in Geology at the Aligarh Muslim University. The Jammu and Kashmir Police are yet confirm his joining

12 November, 2017

Despite SC's Ban, AMU Professor's Wife Given 'Triple Talaq' On WhatsApp, Threatens To End Life

Outlook Web Bureau

This came just two and a half months after the Supreme Court struck down instant triple talaq as "unconstitutional" and suspended it for six months.

09 October, 2017

No Intention To Change Names Of AMU And BHU, Says HRD Minister Javadekar

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier, BHU and AMU objected to the recent recommendation of the University Grants Commission (UGC) panel to drop the words "Hindu" and "Muslim" from their names respectively

26 September, 2017

Uttar Pradesh: Former Vice President Of AMU Students' Union Shot At And Stabbed

Outlook Web Bureau

Nadeem Ansari was rushed to the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College where doctors said that he was "stable" and out of danger.

Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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