Wednesday, 26 January, 2022
TopicJamia Millia Islamia

Topic: Jamia Millia Islamia

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.

Umar Khalid not alone, 7 more students were arrested under anti-terror law for Delhi riots

The student-activists arrested under UAPA are mostly from two Delhi universities — Jamia Millia Islamia and Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Jamia centre at heart of Sudarshan News ‘UPSC jihad’ row has coached 500+ govt officers

Jamia UPSC centre is one of five facilities set up by govt between 2009 and 2010 to provide underprivileged communities with free residential coaching for the civil services.

New Ayodhya mosque will be unique, reflect ‘Hindustaniyat’, says Jamia dean who will design it

Architect S.M. Akhtar tells ThePrint 5-acre mosque complex will also have hospital, research centre & museum. He will design all these buildings, ensuring they have 'coordination between them'.

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‘Mystery’ brochure on 1971 War crops Indira Gandhi, Jagjivan Ram from images, courts controversy

Both images show the then service chiefs, but the former PM and defence minister is removed from them.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.