AMU

Protest in AMU over Registrar's resignation

Student protests erupted at the Aligarh Muslim University on Monday after the Registrar claimed that he had been "forced to resign under duress".

AMU scientist urges Health min to identify occurrence of NDM-4

Dr Asad Ullah Khan, Chief Coordinator of the Interdisciplinary Biotechnology Lab, AMU headed the team along with other researchers which found the deadly bacteria also called the "super bug" from the hospital's sewage.

Aligarh scientists discover new superbug

A new variant of a superbug has been accidentally discovered by researchers at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), an expert here said.

Antibiotic resistant "super bug" found at AMU

A deadly bacteria variant known as NDM-4, which is also called the "super bug", has been found by the medical researchers at Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College of Aligarh Muslim University from the hospital's sewage.

AMU suspends professor on grounds of misdemeanour

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has suspended a professor of the Department of Statistics and Operation Research, for violation of rules and wilful disobedience, according to an official order.

Tipu Sultan was a model ruler, says Maulana Saud Alam Qasmi

A good ruler should be identified "not by the size of his chest" but by his capacity "to deliver" justice, service and love to all sections of the society, a Muslim cleric has said.

AMU art gallery restored after 80 years

More than 60 artists are displaying their work at the Aligarh Muslim University art gallery which has been restored after nearly 80 years.

Mulayam`s visit to AMU cancelled, teachers welcome decision

Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav`s visit to Aligarh Muslim University to address a seminar was cancelled on Sunday after widespread protests on the campus though no reason was given for the decision.

2014 will be a battle of ideologies: Sonia Gandhi

Lok Sabha elections in 2014 would be a battle of ideologies said Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday at the foundation laying ceremony of a branch of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) here.

Non-bailable warrant against AMU professor for assaulting girl

A non-bailable warrant has been issued by a court here against a law department professor of Aligarh Muslim University accused of sexually assaulting a post-graduate girl student.

AMU to have low-key Founder`s Day celebrations

The Founder`s Day celebrations at the Aligarh Muslim University on October 17 would be a low-key affair this year as a mark of solidarity with the families of Muzaffarnagar riots victims.

Experts seek minority status for AMU

Muslim educationists, activists, journalists and politicians Sunday demanded minority status for Aligarh Muslim University.

US varsity delegation to visit AMU

A group of academicians from the Ohio State University in the US will visit the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in Uttar Pradesh to help set up a science, technology, engineering and mathematics faculty.

Urdu poet, `Umrao Jaan` lyricist Shahryar remembered at AMU

The contribution of Urdu poet Shahryar was lauded at a symposium at the Aligarh Muslim University Tuesday.

AMU academicians condemn UP govt`s ban on VHP`s yatra

An organisation of Muslim academicians of Aligarh Muslim University on Monday condemned the Samajwadi Party government`s ban on VHP`s 84 kosi yatra and demanded release of those arrested in its connection.

AMU clears air on Urdu, says Hindi also an option for graduates

Aligarh Muslim University on Tuesday sought to defuse the ongoing row over making Urdu compulsory for graduates.

AMU expels students` union president

The president of Aligarh Muslim University students` union has been expelled after the disciplinary committee of AMU found him guilty of indiscipline and violence on the campus.

AMU VC rubbishes charges of suspended student unio

Vice Chancellor of AMU trashed charges of the suspended student union president that he was serving interest of political party, saying it was a blatant lie and he was against politics at the campus.

Will `more than welcome` suggestions from AMU: Jitin Prasad

Union minister Jitin Prasad on Saturday said he was in favour of establishing a centre of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) at Aligarh Muslim University.

Violence outside AMU VC`s office, 5 hurt

At least five people, four of them security guards, were injured when protesting students turned violent outside the Vice Chancellor’s office at the Aligarh Muslim University here Saturday evening.