In a revelation that strengthens people’s perception about the political class, Shamshad Husain, son of eminent painter MF Husain, said several political leaders wanted his father to paint their portraits for free, which the senior Husain refused to do and became a target.
Women's boxing at the college-level is facing an existential crisis after a controversial order made it compulsory for contestants to submit to a pregnancy test.
A curfew-like situation prevailed in the Gaumat area of Khair tehsil in Uttar Pradesh on Monday after large-scale demonstrations over an incident of eve teasing on October 5.
Onion shortage is making people see red these days. A roadside vendor in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh was shot at on Monday because he did not garnish a customer’s omelette with onions, while another was beaten for using radish instead.
Denouncing the over emphasis on gym training, Rajasthan Ranji coach Pradeep Sundaram says the medium fast bowlers should spend more time in the nets to remain fit and injury free.
Aligarh Muslim University's vice chancellor Lt Gen (retd) Zameer Uddin Shah received serious injuries when his bicycle was hit by a car in what is being seen as a deliberate act.
The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has ordered a dress code for female students of Abdullah College - no T-shirts and jeans, only salwar-kameez and dupatta. Pradeep Saxena
A day after BJP city youth wing president’s wife was found shot dead in mysterious circumstances in her Madiaon residence, the police on Monday changed IPC sections to investigate the case as that of murder.
The 19-year-long struggle of Aligarh resident Hafiz Vaqar and his Pakistani wife Salma to bring back their son Salman from Pakistan seems to have yielded some result now.
In a move that could spark debate in political echelons, state secretary of Samajwadi Party Rajesh Saini along with his supporters has decided to set up a temple of party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav in Aligarh.
Two hours of madness on a sultry Wednesday afternoon last week, when a mob of workers ran amok at Manesar has brought Maruti Suzuki, the company that taught driving to generations of Indians, to a standstill. Sumant Banerji
reports. The story of the family car
The March 11 earthquake in Japan and the devastating tsunami that followed has robbed Toyota of its crown in the auto world in the first half of 2011. HT
reports. Old order changeth?
An uneasy calm prevailed on the Aligarh Muslim Univeristy (AMU) premises on Saturday after violent clashes between two rival student groups around 11pm on Friday.
The Uttar Pradesh government is considering a proposal to scrap plans for five model townships along the proposed 165 km Yamuna Expressway connecting Noida to Agra.
Labour Department of Uttar Pradesh has rescued 605 bonded labourer from the clutches of brick kiln owners including 21 from Aligarh and 17 from Bulandshahr.
Allahabad High Court has stayed the establishment of AMU centres elsewhere in the country.
Indian Railways will enhance the security of foreign guests and tourists during the Commonwealth Games, Jaya Singh Chauhan, Inspector General of Railway Protection Force, said.
Mission 2012 has become a political destination not only for political leader - Rahul Gandhi, Mulayam Singh, Mayawati but also for top Mafia leaders who are either in jail or living in underground world, reports Pradeep Saxena.
Brij Pradesh Action Committee demanded the Braj Bhahsha should be included in the Eighth schedule of the Constitution. It also pointed out that Braj Samaj should leave aside politics and unitedly launch agitation for the uplift of Braj language.
The Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University, Prof. PK Abdul Azis will launch the website
Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, by Dr. Masarrat Ali, an alumnus from USA on April 29, 2010 at 5.15 pm in the Cultural Hall of Maulana Azad Library, AMU Aligarh.