Sunday, 23 January, 2022

Topic: Jamia

100 years of Jamia Millia Islamia, many #StandWithJamia in solidarity with arrested students

Saturday marked Jamia Millia Islamia's centenary & several social media users spoke of its legacy & renowned alumni.

Delhi Police arrests Jamia student in connection with Northeast Delhi violence

A 35-year old PhD student and president of RJD youth wing's Delhi unit was arrested for allegedly hatching a conspiracy to incite communal riots in northeast Delhi.

Jamia, Hauz Rani, Mumbai Bagh: Coronavirus forces anti-CAA organisers to suspend protests

Started over two months ago, many of these anti-CAA protests have now been called off, urging people to change the mode of resistance.

India’s transition from democracy to mobocracy complete, tweets Mehbooba on Jamia shooting

Mehbooba Mufti's daughter Iltija has been operating her mother's Twitter handle since August 5 last year after the former Jammu & Kashmir CM was put under detention.

Man in riot gear beating Jamia student not ‘RSS volunteer’ but AATS constable: Delhi Police

As video of the man in riot gear beating a Jamia student goes viral on social media, many users 'identified' him an RSS volunteer. Police says he's posted with Anti-Auto Theft Squad.

‘Alone on my floor’ — Jamia students leave hostels after violent clash with Delhi Police

Many students of Jamia Millia Islamia, especially girls, say their families are concerned about their safety and want them to come home.

Modi govt wants IIMs, AMU and Jamia to train and modernise madrasa teachers

Plan is at ‘embryonic stage’ but minority affairs ministry hopes project will instil sense of ‘modernity’ among madrasa teachers

Yogi remark on quota in AMU, Jamia a bid to break Dalit-Muslim solidarity: Dalit leader

Dalit body head accuses BJP of shedding 'crocodile tears' for the community, points to vacancies in central universities.

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File photo of students protesting against the reservation in Bandra | Representational image | ANI Photo

Indian drawing room talk on ‘merit’ stands demolished by Supreme Court NEET ruling

Supreme Court's explanation on the constitutional validity of OBC quota in NEET rejects commonly held views of dominant castes who are blind to India's social realities.
A visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin alongside US dollars | Photo: Dan Kitwood | Getty Images via Bloomberg

Joe Biden administration set to put itself at centre of US cryptocurrency policy

An executive order is being drafted which will soon set in place a govt strategy empowering US federal agencies to assess risks and opportunities posed by the digital assets.


German Navy chief Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schonbach | Twitter: @chiefdeunavy

China ‘not that nice country’, giving money to dictators & killers: German Navy chief in India

Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schonbach later issued a clarification, saying comments were his 'personal view' and not German defence ministry's, and expressing them was a 'mistake'.

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.