Tuesday, 29 November, 2022
TopicJamia Millia Islamia

Topic: Jamia Millia Islamia

Sec 144 imposed in Okhla till 17 Nov, Jamia students, teachers asked not to assemble in groups

The notice came a day after Jamia teachers announced a peaceful protest march. Police said the restrictions have been in place since 19 September.

‘Treated like criminal’ — Safoora Zargar denied MPhil thesis extension, Jamia says 3 already given

Zargar also claims her supervisor refused to help her, saying her admission was revoked. Jamia Millia Islamia says she submitted extension request late & her work was 'unsatisfactory'.

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.

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Italian PM vows cooperation during India's G20 presidency

India can open a new chapter in ties with Italy. Rome knows real intent of China’s outreach

India and Italy can easily support each other in gaining access to areas where they have limited presence, and should also relaunch the discussion of the trilateral partnership with Japan.
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GDP data this week will indicate FY23 outlook. But analysis shows growth still below pre-Covid yrs

Analysis of industrial & consumer data not included in usual ‘high-frequency indicators’ shows although demand seems to have recovered from pandemic, it remains weak.

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Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.