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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.
Security personnel stand guard near a neighbourhood vandalised by rioters during clashes between those against and those supporting the Citizenship (Amendment) Act in north east Delhi, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. | PTI

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.
Protests against the CAA have impacted the image of the Modi government | Photo: Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

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.
Mehbooba Mufti

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.
The Anti-Auto Theft Squad (AATS) constable who was standing alongside Delhi policemen during Jamia protests

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.
Policemen stand guard near Jamia Millia Islamia following the protests against Citizenship Amendment Act, in New Delhi, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019. | PTI

‘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.
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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 Adtityanath addressing a rally

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.

On Camera

Representational image | Beef steak | Pixabay

Meat-lover who wants to save the planet? 3D printed steaks are your solution

It can take up to 15,000 litres of water to produce a single kilogram of beef. But there is now a growing amount of interest in meat alternatives.
Representational image of Union finance ministry | ANI

This is what Modi govt wants 3 loss-making insurance firms to do to turn profitable

The Modi govt has attached conditions for its capital infusion into OlCL, NICL and UIICL, focussing on profitability and improving customer service.

Defence

Sig Sauer

Indian Army to order second batch of 72,000 Sig 716 assault rifles from US

The new rifles will replace the existing Indian Small Arms System (Insas) rifles used by the forces and manufactured locally by the Ordnance Factories Board.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Uttar Pradesh is India’s broken heartland, break it into 4 or 5 states

Uttar Pradesh, our largest state by population and most powerful, is also the worst governed. A state with 1-in-6 Indians has no hope because of its size.