• India: Dec 15: Jamia attack anniversary 22 Jan 2021 18:17 Teesta Setalvad: In the Jamia case, your arguments finished four months ago. There are 92 testimonies. I believe that the petition contains the CCTV footage and yet the case is stuck. It doesn’t seem to be moving. I mean, where do students of Jamia and …
  • Uttar Pradesh board practical exams from February 3 22 Jan 2021 08:14 The board exams will be held in two phases. (Image used for representational purpose)LUCKNOW: Practical examinations for UP board class XII students will be held in two phases this year. While the first phase will begin on February 3 and will conclude on …
  • Uttar Pradesh Board to conduct Class 12 exams in two phases 21 Jan 2021 23:53 UPMSP Class 12 inter exam 2021: The Uttar Pradesh Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad (UPMSP) or the Board of Intermediate Education, Uttar Pradesh has released the date sheet for the class 12 exam. The intermediate exam will be held in two phases — the first phase …
  • In a first, UP Defence Corridor to set up pavilion at Aero Show 21 Jan 2021 23:50 The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday said for the first time, the UP Defence Corridor will be a part of the upcoming International Aero India-2021 show in Bengaluru. The Aero India exhibition is organised every alternate year and is regarded as one of …
  • Centre approves financial package for Aligarh Muslim University 21 Jan 2021 15:17 ALIGARH: The Union government has sanctioned a financial package for the Aligarh Muslim University to take care of its pressing monetary needs, an AMU official said on Thursday. The University authorities, however, did not give the exact quantum of the …
  • In Tandav, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub basically plays himself 21 Jan 2021 10:26 When the students of VNU staged a modern play, with Lord Shiva and Narad Muni as the primary characters, little did they know that their political satire would resonate outside the OTT screens they were playing within and result in an all-out political …
  • What is the Sushant Singh Rajput case status, 7 months after his death? 21 Jan 2021 08:58 Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead on June 14, 2020, at his Bandra, Mumbai home. He was 34. The actor’s father, KK Singh, had lodged a complaint with the Patna police on July 25, naming Rhea Chakraborty, Samuel Miranda, and others. In the FIR, he had also …
  • The Neo-fascist Legacy of Donald Trump 21 Jan 2021 00:16 After the US Capitol was attacked by his supporters, Donald Trump has become the first president of America to be impeached twice. Regardless of how he leaves the White House - the Senate won't act on the impeachment before Joe Biden's inauguration …
  • Elgaar Parishad’s January 30 event: Arundhati Roy, ex-IAS officer Kannan Gopinathan among main speakers 19 Jan 2021 15:35 AUTHOR ARUNDHATI Roy and former IAS officer Kannan Gopinathan, who resigned from the services in protest against abrogation of Article 370, are among key speakers at the Elgaar Parishad event being organised in Pune on January 30 by ‘Bhima Koregaon Shourya …
  • Cold wave conditions prevail in parts of North India 18 Jan 2021 12:18 Jan 18, 2021, 03:20PM ISTSource: ANIDense fog enveloped Aligarh city of Uttar Pradesh on January 18. It led to low visibility at various locations. Similar situation of fog was observed in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur today. A thick blanket of dense fog also …
  • Why Faisal Khan, held for offering namaz in a temple, is convinced hate will never win in India 17 Jan 2021 09:44 “Hate has not become more powerful, voices preaching brotherhood are growing weaker,” Faisal Khan, the activist arrested for offering namaz inside a Mathura temple, says almost a month after he was released on bail. Khan, 48, is the convener of Khudai …
  • Guv calls for fresh VC applications for Chisti language univ 16 Jan 2021 23:01 Lucknow: Governor Anandiben Patel as the chancellor of state universities has ‘rejected’ candidates interviewed and shortlisted for the post of vice-chancellor of Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti Language University (KMCLU), Lucknow. In a fresh advertisement issued …
  • Stocks to watch: HCL Tech, Bharti Airtel, PVR, SAIL, IB Housing, SBI, HFCL 15 Jan 2021 05:13 Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 50 points down at 14,573 around 8.15 am, indicating a negative start for benchmark indices in Friday's session. Here are the top stocks that are likely to move market today: Q3 earnings: HCL Technologies, …
  • Digital Surveillance and Online Disinformation in Palestine 15 Jan 2021 05:00 Digital Surveillance and Online Disinformation in Palestine In January 2021, the TikTok account of Quds News Network (QNN) – a popular Palestinian outlet – was removed without any notice, in a move widely deemed as censorship. Hamzah al Shobaki, the …
  • No conclusive proof of sexual assault in autopsy report of UP girl, DNA test result awaited: Police 13 Jan 2021 12:57 Aligarh (UP): The autopsy on the schoolgirl whose mutilated remains were found on railway tracks here does not provide any conclusive evidence of sexual assault and the authorities are awaiting the result of a DNA test, police said on Wednesday. A senior …
  • Minor girl gang-raped, murdered in UP's Aligarh 12 Jan 2021 13:04 Representative imageALIGARH: The body of a minor girl, who was allegedly gang-raped and then killed, was recovered from near railway tracks in the Gandhi park area here, police said on Tuesday. They said efforts are on to nab three persons accused of the …
  • A tale of two speeches at AMU 11 Jan 2021 19:41 Modi’s speech at the university showed a shift from Nehruvian candour to courteous commendation Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the centenary celebrations of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) on December 22, 2020, via video conferencing. AMU, given it …
  • Chandigarh: 22-yr-old Divyanka from DAV College bags bronze medal at Dhaka Marathon 10 Jan 2021 22:11 In 2010, when athletics coach Parveen Kumar saw youngster Divyanka Chaudhary competing in a 3,000-m event at a local athletics competition in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, the Haryana coach approached Chaudhary’s parents urging them to send the youngster to …
  • Juvenile Justice Board discharges boy of rape charge, citing he was less than 7 yrs old 10 Jan 2021 12:05 THE Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) of Aligarh has ordered the discharge of a minor boy booked on rape charge last October last year, saying that his age was below seven years. The boy was booked for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl of his neighbourhood. …
  • Vanita Gupta's family expresses happiness over her selectio 10 Jan 2021 02:48 Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 9 (ANI): As Vanita Gupta, a woman of Indian origin, as been nominated to serve as Associate Attorney General in the next US administration, the family of the lawyer here expressed happiness at her selection and said …
  • New species of fruit fly from India named after Siruvani in Western Ghats 09 Jan 2021 17:06 A new species of fruit fly discovered from Coimbatore district in Tamil Nadu is named after Siruvani, an ecological hotspot in the Western Ghats. The fruit fly ‘Euphranta siruvani’ belonging to family Tephritidae was identified by researchers from a non- …
  • The importance of social interactions 07 Jan 2021 20:48 A year of being homebound has deepened divisions in a society already fraught with prejudices A year of restricting ourselves to the confines of four walls has made us keenly aware of our past exchanges, not only with our families, but also with the larger …
  • Great-grandson of Sindh Madressatul Islam’s founder shot dead 07 Jan 2021 16:38 KARACHI: Zain Hassan Effendi, the great-grandson of Sindh Madressatul Islam (now University) founder Hassan Ali Effendi and maternal cousin of former president Asif Ali Zardari, was shot dead by five attackers inside his home near Quaid-i-Azam’s mausoleum …
  • Degrees or receipts of educational expenses? 06 Jan 2021 17:05 The young today lack mentors Considering the overall decline in education, I suggest that in every degree there should be a column indicating the expenses incurred. During the college years of my children, I often teased them with the notion that parents …
  • AMU entrance exam result declared, check here 05 Jan 2021 13:21 NEW DELHI: AMU entrance exam result has been declared by the Aligarh Muslim University on its official website. The candidates who have appeared for the entrance examination can visit the official website of AMU — amu.ac.in — to check and download their …
  • Aligarh Muslim University entrance exam result 2020 released, here’s how to check 05 Jan 2021 11:57 AMU entrance exam result 2020: The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has released the results for the entrance exams held for admissions to various undergraduate (UG), and postgraduate (PG) courses. The candidates who had appeared for the entrance test can …
  • AMU's bank account seized after varsity failed to pay property tax of over Rs 14 crore 05 Jan 2021 04:05 Aligarh: Aligarh Municipal Corporation seized the bank account of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) after the varsity failed to pay the property tax dues of over Rs 14 crores, an official said on Monday. Vinay Kumar Rai, Chief Taxation Officer, Aligarh while …
  • Remembering Gopaldas Neeraj: The man who immortalised common man’s plight 04 Jan 2021 18:51 Swapn jhare phool se, Meet chubhe shool sey, Lut gaye singaar sabhi, Baagh ke babool se, Aur ham khade khade bahaar dekhte rahe, Karwaan guzar gaya, ghubaar dekhte rahe. More than five decades have passed since these lines were written by Gopaldas Neeraj …
  • AMUAAQ holds virtual condolence meeting for late philanthropist 04 Jan 2021 08:28 Doha: Aligarh Muslim University Alumni Association Qatar (AMUAAQ) held a virtual condolence meeting on December 28 on the sad demise of Dr. Mohammed Sabih (MS) Bukhari, an Indian businessman, philanthropist and patron of AMUAAQ, who passed away on December …
  • Bajrang Dal backers slam Pakistan's razing of Hindu temples; litter Aligarh with Pak flags 03 Jan 2021 20:47 Bajrang Dal supporters in Aligarh on Saturday protested against the demolition of Hindu temples in Pakistan by raising slogans and pasting Pakistani flags on the road. The protesters raised slogans against the Pakistan government and condemned the attack …
  • Investigators in Covaxin trials say efficacy data not in 03 Jan 2021 19:59 Investigators attached with the phase III trial of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin said that while they have at least four months of data to assess safety and immunogenicity from phase I/II trials, they are yet to gather statistical data on its efficacy from …
  • There's more: IMD forecasts rain, thunderstorm in Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP in next 2 hours 03 Jan 2021 17:54 Image Source : PTI There's more: IMD forecasts rain, thunderstorm in Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP in next 2 hours After incessant rains in many parts of north India, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast hints that there is more in store. …
  • Bajrang Dal supporters protest against demolition of temple 03 Jan 2021 08:00 Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 3 (ANI): Bajrang Dal supporters in Aligarh on Saturday protested against the demolition of Hindu temples in Pakistan by raising slogans and pasting Pakistani flags on the road as a mark of disregard. The Protesters …
  • Habib Tanvir 03 Sep 2009 17:59 The playwright and theatre director Habib Tanvir, who has died at the age of 85, drew inspiration from sources as varied as Bertolt Brecht, classical Sanskrit dramaturgy and the folk theatre of India's villages. In line with Tanvir's lifelong quest …