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VOICES

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Batla house, The satanic verses, Jamia Millia Islamia, Mushirul Hasan

I saw Mushirul Hasan rebuild Jamia Millia Islamia. Here's why I will miss him

Mushir’s distinguished career at Jamia was marked also by his courageous views on 'The Satanic Verses' controversy and free speech. He truly lived by his liberal beliefs.

VARIETY

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Jamia alumni, Shah Rukh Khan, Jamia entrance exam, Jamia Millia Islamia

How Jamia Millia Islamia failed its own entrance test, and felt 'cool' about it

The answer key to the entrance test for a masters course suggests 'Exam Warriors' was written by Pranab Mukherjee, not Narendra Modi.

VOICES

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Minority institution, Central university, Discrimination against hindus, Jamia Millia Islamia

I went to Jamia Millia Islamia. Here’s what I learnt about discrimination against Hindus

It has failed to reflect the character of a central university. That to my mind has been the real injustice.

POLITICS

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Jamia Millia Islamia, Jawaharlal Nehru, AMU controversy, Mohammad Ali Jinnah

Please keep Mohammed Ali Jinnah's portrait, banish his bigotry

All sensible Indians, Muslims and Hindus, should examine those ideas and demolish each, one by one.

VARIETY

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Jamia Millia Islamia, Satish Gautam, Mohammad Ali Jinnah, AMU

Please, AMU doesn't further need to prove its love for India

The university which made rich contributions to the country's freedom struggle has been an easy target for the right wing forces since long.

VARIETY

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Islamic literature, JNU, Jamia Millia Islamia, Madrasa education

What madrasa educated youth think about going beyond Islamic scriptures

Many feel madrasas must give lessons in math, science, computer applications and English to increase employment chances for students.

POLITICS

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Minorities, Indian Muslims, Independence, Jamia Millia Islamia

Minority status for Jamia Millia Islamia: Government has no regard for freedom fighters

The historical identities of our institutions ought to be safeguarded rather than distorted and manipulated.

VOICES

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Minorities, Reservation, Muslims, HRD

Jamia Millia Islamia: Do minority students not deserve higher education?

The HRD ministry has decided to withdraw its earlier support for the central university's minority status.

VARIETY

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Jamia Millia Islamia, Women's Day

Jamia Millia Islamia wakes up to Women's Day posters celebrating free love

It is, however, not known who put them up on the university campus walls.

POLITICS

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Minorities, Reservation, Muslims, Jamia Millia Islamia

Jamia needs to revise its reservation policy

Reservation benefits in minority institutions should be for backward and under-privileged sections of a minority community.