AMU to set up English-medium schools in UP

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has decided to set up English-medium schools up to intermediate in all districts of Uttar Pradesh by 2017.

AMU to set up English-medium schools in all districts of UP

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has decided to set up English-medium schools upto intermediate in all districts of Uttar Pradesh by 2017.

Yoga integral part of AMU culture: Vice-Chancellor

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Vice-Chancellor Zameer Uddin Shah Thursday said Yoga is deeply ingrained in the university's culture and that a number of his predecessors encouraged its practice on the campus.

AMU introduces two-tire examination for preventing cheating

 Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has decided to introduce a two-tier system of examination for securing admission in professional courses in the institute starting 2015-16 session, in a bid to strengthen transparency in admission tests.

Former police officer alleges 'connivance' in Hashimpura case

A former police officer, who was initially involved in probe into the 1987 Hashimpura massacre of Uttar Pradesh, said on Saturday it was the "biggest ever incident of custodial killings" and alleged "connivance" between the then Congress governments at the Centre and in the state to deny justice to the victims.

AMU forms panel to probe 'irregularities' in MBBS, BDS test

 Aligarh Muslim University on Tuesday constituted a three-member committee to probe the alleged irregularities in the admission test for its MBBS and BDS courses for the year 2015-16.

AMU to probe alleged irregularities in MBBS, BDS entrance test

 Following reports of irregularities, Aligarh Muslim University will shortly institute a time-bound inquiry to probe if due procedures were followed in all eleven centres for its MBBS and BDS exam for session 2015-16.

Madrassas are dens of vice and homosexuality, says AMU professor
Madrassas are dens of vice and homosexuality, says AMU professor

An Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) professor triggered a controversy after he allegedly said that “madrassas are dens of vice and homosexuality”.

Three AMU students suspended for clash in varsity

Three students of Aligarh Muslim University have been suspended for their alleged involvement in a clash in which a former vice president of AMU Students' Union was injured.

AMU orders probe into medical entrance exam results

The Aligarh Muslim University has ordered a probe into the results of this year's entrance examinations for the MBBS and BDS courses following reports of inconsistencies.

Property dealer held for murdering ex-JNU student Asma Javed

A local property dealer was on Friday arrested for allegedly murdering a former student activist of Aligarh Muslim University.

AMU team leaves for Nepal to help quake-hit people

A team of doctors and paramedical staff from the Aligarh Muslim University left for Kathmandu on Tuesday to provide immediate medical assistance to the quake affected people in Nepal.

AMU students protest killing of 5 prisoners in Telangana

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Students Union held a protest against the recent killing of five undertrial suspected terror operatives in an exchange of fire with the police in Telangana.

Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin is new VC of AMU

Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, head of the Bohra community in India, was on Saturday elected as the Aligarh Muslim University's new Chancellor.

16 students of AMU, Kishanganj fall ill

Sixteen students of the Kishanganj campus of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) fell ill purportedly due to food poisoning and were admitted to hospital, University officials said on Tuesday.

Teesta Setalvad issue: AMU Teachers' Association criticises Gujarat govt

The Aligarh Muslim University Teachers' Association (AMUTA) on Thursday alleged that the Gujarat government was attempting to harass human rights activists who have been fighting for minority rights in the country.

Classes suspended in AMU after suspected swine flu death

 

Aligarh: Classes have been suspended for five days in a women`s college in Uttar Pradesh`s Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) following the death of a girl student of suspected swine flu.

Revival of religion a matter of concern: NALSAR VC

Terming the revival of religion in public space as a matter of "serious concern", noted jurist and vice-chancellor of NALSAR University of Law, Hyderbad, Faizan Mustafa has said India is becoming "less secular" every year.

Aligarh Muslim University students protest against Muzaffarpur violence

 Students at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) took out a candle light march on the campus to protest against the recent violence in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district.

Will work for development of AMU: BJP MP Bharatendra Singh

After eyebrows were raised on his appointment to the highest governing body of Aligarh Muslim University, BJP MP Kunwar Bharatendra Singh on Saturday said that he will raise issues concerning the varsity in Parliament and work for the welfare of its students.