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".

Indian Muslims should integrate not assimilate: AMU VC

Indian Muslims should integrate but not assimilate. They should contribute in nation building, national security and economy, but conserve Islamic traditions, culture and ethos, feels Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor Lieutenant General Zameer Uddin Shah (retd).

Muslim clerics, scholars back Deoband stand on 'Love Jihad'

Leading Muslim clerics, scholars and intellectuals here have welcomed the official stand taken by Islamic seminary at Deoband on 'Love Jihad'.

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 group clashes: VC warns of postponing varsity elections

Referring to recent group clashes, Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor Lt Gen (retd) Zameer Uddin Shah asked the students to shun violence or face postponement of the Students` Union elections.

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.

Waqf board row: Shia cleric alleges Azam Khan was expelled from AMU over misconduct

Prominent Shia cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawwad has fired a fresh salvo at Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan alleging that the latter was expelled from the Aligarh Muslim University in 1975 for forcibly trying to enter female ward at a hospital.

AMU professor suspended for objectionable post on Facebook

An associate professor of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) was Wednesday suspended by the vice chancellor for allegedly using objectionable language against him on social networking site Facebook.

AMU students demand Centre to take stand on Gaza conflict

Protest at Aligarh Muslim University continued for the third day on Friday as protesters condemned Israel`s offensive against Palestine and demanded the Centre to take a stand on the issue.

AMU professor accused of sexual harassment by researcher

An assistant professor in Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has been booked for allegedly sexually harassing a foreign research scholar.

Religious leaders` appeal will have no impact on Muslim voters: AMUTA

AMUTA has criticised the practise of religious leaders issuing appeals in support of political parties and said such calls will have no impact on the Muslim community voters.

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.

Students protest `lawlessness` in AMU

Students of Aligarh Muslim University on
Monday took out a protest march against deteriorating law and order situation in the campus.

`Gap widening between Muslims, advantaged sections in education`

Gap between Muslims and the advantaged sections of Indian society in the field of education has been widening since the 80s, according to a report presented at a seminar at Aligarh Muslim University.

No discrimination against Muslims: UPSC chairman

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) provides equal opportunities to all without any discrimination, its chairman DP Agrawal said Tuesday.

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.

Prez to inaugurate AMU`s off-campus centre in Murshidabad on February 20

President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the off-campus centre of the Aligarh Muslim University at Murshidabad in West Bengal on February 20.

BHU keen to open branch in Bihar

After Aligarh Muslim University, now Banaras Hindu University is keen to open a centre in Bihar, officials said Saturday.