Aligarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2019 12:34 PM IST
BJYM leader Mukesh Singh Lodhi said that thousands of Hindu students at AMU face problem in offering prayers because there are no temples on the university’s campus and it should be constructed.
Hindustan Times, Aligarh | By HT Correspondent, Aligarh
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2018 09:07 AM IST
The AMU administration had denied the allegation but constituted a committee to look into the complaint. The staff at the hostel kitchen was also reshuffled.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2018 09:13 AM IST
A group of vegetarian students at SS North Hostel alleged that the oil used for preparing ‘chicken fry’ was reused for making ‘pooris’ for them.
Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By HT Correspondent, Srinagar
UPDATED ON OCT 14, 2018 10:18 PM IST
The governor’s assertion came a day after three Kashmiri students of AMU were booked on sedition charges for allegedly raising “anti-India” slogans and trying to hold a funeral prayer meeting for Hizbul Mujahideen militant Manan Bashir Wani on October 12.
Aligarh | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2018 08:14 AM IST
More than 1,200 Kashmiri students will leave for their homes in the Kashmir Valley on October 17 as a last option, said AMU students union former vice-president Sajjad Rathar.
AMU suspends 3 Kashmiri students for allegedly trying to hold prayer meet for scholar-turned-militant
Aligarh (UP) | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2018 05:44 PM IST
Some Kashmiri students of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) on Thursday had gathered nearnear Kennedy Hall in the campus to hold funeral prayers for Manan Bashir Wani, AMU spokesperson and Professor Shafey Kidwai said Friday.
Agra | By HT Correspondent, Agra
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2018 01:30 PM IST
The Aligarh Muslim University administration took objection to Jinnah’s photographs with Mahatma Gandhi and other leaders being selected and displayed at the exhibition organised at the Central Library of the university.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rajesh Kumar Singh
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2018 11:43 PM IST
The panel has asked the AMU registrar to submit a reply by August 8, failing which a case could be registered against its officials, commission chairman Brij Lal told reporters here.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Ht Correspondents
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2018 03:05 AM IST
BJP leader Shankae Katheria said he would write to the HRD ministry to review the grants being given to the Aligarh Muslim University that has “refused to implement quotas”.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Manish Chandra Pandey, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2018 02:20 PM IST
On the day AMU vice chancellor (V-C) Tariq Mansoor met Union home minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi to clear the air on the Jinnah portrait issue, RSS supported Muslim Rashtriya Manch and Sunni Social Forum announced plans to storm the AMU campus to bring down the portrait of the Pakistan founder if the varsity didn’t do so itself.
Press Trust of India, Aligarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2018 06:02 PM IST
AMU students’ union secretary Mohammad Fahad said an RTI reply confirming the existence of the Pakistan founder’s portrait was sent last year to all members of the AMU court, which includes Aligarh MP Satish Gautam.
Hindustan Times, Agra | By HT Correspondent, Agra
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2018 09:23 PM IST
All the examinations of 2017-18 academic session will now commence from May 12, with no further postponements.
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2018 05:49 PM IST
Minister of state for external affairs VK Singh said students in favour of Jinnah’s portrait in AMU are Indians today because of their forefathers who had rejected the ideology of Pakistan’s founder.
Press Trust of India, Lucknow | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2018 08:27 PM IST
Minister of state for social justice Ramdas Athawale suggested it could be removed keeping in mind public sentiments.
By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2018 06:28 PM IST
Aligarh district magistrate announced the suspension of Internet services from 2 pm to Friday midnight to curb inflammatory messages related to the Jinnah portrait controversy at AMU being widely shared on social media.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Manish Chandra Pandey
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2018 11:09 PM IST
The controversy over a portrait of Pakistan’s founder Jinnah started on Tuesday when Satish Gautam, Bharatiya Janata Party MP from Aligarh, wrote to AMU vice chancellor Tariq Mansoor and sought a justification for it.
Press Trust of India, Aligarh | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2018 07:58 PM IST
Aligarh Muslim University spokesman says that Muhammad Ali Jinnah was a founder member of the University Court and granted life membership of the student union.