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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.

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”.

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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.

Six Lok Sabha members elected to AMU court

Six Lok Sabha members, including four BJP legislators, one among them Muzaffarnagar-riots accused Kunwar Bhartendra Singh, have been elected to the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) court, the supreme governing body of the varsity.

AMU alumni in Saudi Arabia seek Bharat Ratna for founder

 Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) alumni in Saudi Arabia have demanded a posthumous Bharat Ratna, India`s highest civilian award, for university founder Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, a media report said.

AMU condemns attack on school children in Pakistan

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) on Thursday condemned the terror attack on an army-run school in Peshawar, terming it as not only an assault on human lives, but an attack on modern educational values.

Former UP and Railways captain Mohammad Shahid passes away
Former UP and Railways captain Mohammad Shahid passes away

Former Uttar Pradesh and Railways captain Mohammad Shahid passed away after failing to recover from a prolonged heart illness, here.

AMU to host North Zone Vice-Chancellors' annual meet tomorrow

 With an aim to focus on research which leads to betterment of society, more than 41 vice-chancellors from different universities are set to participate in the North Zone Vice Chancellors' meet here tomorrow.

AMU following HC order on library access to UG girls, Parliament told

Undergraduate girl students of AMU's Women's College have started getting access to the varsity's central library, Parliament was today told.

With BJP's rise, worst fears of minorities coming true: NALSAR VC

Noted jurist and vice-chancellor of NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad, Faizan Mustafa on Thursday voiced "grave concern" at the rising incidents of "minority bashing" after the NDA government assumed office earlier this year.

Why does BJP want to celebrate Raja Mahendra Pratap's birthday in AMU?

The upcoming birth anniversary of Raja Mahendra Pratap has led to a war of words between BJP and Aligarh Muslim University.

Why does BJP want to celebrate Raja Mahendra Pratap's birthday in AMU?-Part 2

The upcoming birth anniversary of Raja Mahendra Pratap has led to a war of words between BJP and Aligarh Muslim University.

BJP event on campus may spark unrest: AMU VC to Smriti Irani

The Vice Chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has written to Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, warning of “massive student unrest” and a “probability of communal conflagration” if “certain elements” go ahead with their plan to commemorate the birthday of Raja Ma

BJP event at AMU may spark communal unrest, VC tells HRD Minister
BJP event at AMU may spark communal unrest, VC tells HRD Minister

The Vice Chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has written to Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani, warning of “massive student unrest” and a “probability of communal conflagration” if “certain elements” go ahead with their plan to commemorate the birthday of Raja Mahendra Pratap, a freedom fighter, on the varsity campus on December 1.

Allow entry of girls inside library: Allahabad HC to AMU

The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday directed Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) authorities to allow entry of girl students inside the Maulana Azad central library.

''Hindi and Urdu are two eyes of India''

Aligarh; Hindi and Urdu are like the two eyes of India, and noon should play politics over them, leading writers in the two languages said here Wednesday.

Ensure that journalist is not threatened: Katju to AMU

Press Council of India (PCI) chairperson Justice Markandey Katju on Monday appealed to students of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) to ensure that no threat is given to the woman journalist whose recent reports triggered a controversy.

AMU students resent HRD Minister's remarks

Leaders of the newly-elected Aligarh Muslim University Students' Union have taken umbrage at HRD Minister Smriti Irani's recent comments on the varsity and its Vice-Chancellor on the issue of women's rights.

AMU students slam media for 'biased' reports on library row

Aligarh Muslim University Women's College Students' Union (AMUWCSU) and AMU Students' Union (AMUSU) on Wednesday organised a joint protest against alleged "biased media reports" over the issue of access to girls to the university's central Maulana Azad Library.