'India should not be silent during difficult times'

"In this very hard time, a big portion of Indian population has decided to remain silent," eminent social activist Teesta Seetalvad has said, referring to the rise in communal activities across the country.

Face-off between AMU V-C, teachers association

The Secretary of Aligarh Muslim University Teachers Association has been served with a notice asking him to explain the reason for going on leave without permission, a move that is being seen as a sign of growing confrontation between the association and the Vice Chancellor.

Anaesthetists to be empowered with knowledge, skills

Through a wide range of techniques and medicines now available, anaesthetists have made surgery easier and less complicated.

Current state of Muslims because they work little in Ramzan: AMU VC

The "current state" of Muslims is because they "do little work" during the month of Ramzan and Fridays and get enslaved by enslaving their women, according to Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor Lt Gen (retd) Zameeruddin Shah.

Hindu Yuva Vahini president, three others booked

A case has been registered against the office-bearers of Hindu Yuva Vahini on a complaint filed by Aligarh Muslim University authorities, after the right wing outfit described the varsity as a "nursery of terror".

Aligarh Muslim University student shot dead inside campus
Aligarh Muslim University student shot dead inside campus

A student of the Aligarh Muslim University was shot dead by motorcycle-borne armed persons inside the varsity's campus, triggering protest by students, police said on Saturday.

Ex-AMU official alleges 'financial irregularity' by university administration

A retired section officer at the Aligarh Muslim University submitted a complaint to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleging that the university administration has indulged in "financial irregularity."

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.