Saturday, 20 August, 2022
TopicJamia Millia Islamia

Topic: Jamia Millia Islamia

In a 1st in 7 years, 3 women top UPSC exam. Among them, student of ‘controversial’ Jamia academy

Although there have been several instances of women topping UPSC exams in previous years, the 2021 result is the first time since 2014 where the top three scorers are women.

Jamia Millia Islamia to adopt CUET for admission into 8 undergraduate courses for 2022-23

The university has also specified that in order to be eligible for the examination a student will have to obtain at least 50% marks in aggregate or in the subject concerned.

CBI arrests Jamia professor Khalid Moin in bribery case

Moin, a professor in civil engineering department of Jamia Millia Islamia, was arrested while receiving the bribe amount from a Delhi-based architecture firm.

Jamia students worried as online lessons go on but library access restricted to PhD, final-year

In a notification Wednesday, Jamia Millia Islamia announced reopening of library facilities for PhD and final-year students.

HC grants Delhi riots accused Jamia student interim bail to appear for exams

The court said Asif Iqbal Tanha will stay at a hotel in Kalkaji under the custody of two prison guards deputed by the Jail Superintendent between 13-26 June for his BA exams.

Jamia plea seeking FIR against Delhi Police for December 2019 ‘assault on students’ rejected

Delhi court holds the acts allegedly committed by Delhi Police fall within purview of acts committed in discharge of official duties.

Year after Jamia violence — charge sheet filed in 4 cases, students wait for action against cops

Crime Branch will soon conclude its probe in four cases related to anti-CAA violence in Jamia last December, says its DCP. But ‘police brutality’ question is still in Delhi HC.

Delhi Police opposes bail for Jamia student, suggests HC keep him in guest house for exams

Jamia Millia Islamia student Asif Iqbal Tanha, arrested in a case related to Delhi riots, had applied for interim bail to sit for his BA Persian (Hons) exams from 4-7 December.

Court dismisses bail plea of Jamia student Asif Iqbal Tanha in Delhi riots case

A Delhi court said there were reasonable grounds for believing that the allegations against Tanha, arrested under the stringent UAPA, were prima facie true.

Aren’t we curbing free speech if we take ‘UPSC jihad’ show off air — SC asks petitioners

The Justice DY Chandrachud led 3-judge bench posed the query to advocate Shadan Farasat when he argued in favour of a permanent injunction against the Sudarshan News show.

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Sir Ganga Ram hospital Consultants, Residents and DNB students hold placards during a protest in New Delhi, on 30 December 2021 | PTI

Distrust of Indian doctors isn’t new. Class-caste bias always ruled medical profession

As a practising doctor, I discovered large question marks on claims of a trustful patient-doctor relationship in the past. The routine dehumanisation of underprivileged patients remains a rarely mentioned topic.
Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.

Defence

Representational image. A file photo of an Indian Air Force Cheetah helicopter. | Photo: Commons

IAF operation underway to rescue Italian mountaineer stranded on Mount Nun in Ladakh

The IAF deployed its ‘Cheetah’ helicopter to rescue mountaineer Federico Nicoli. Mount Nun is the second highest peak in the Zanskar Valley of Ladakh.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.
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