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The new look of Jamia (video)

4 September, 2014 | The outer road at Jamia Millia Islamia is sporting a new look these days. As you enter from Julaina and come across the iconic Bhopal Ground, outside on the road you could easily spot fruit vend......view full story

VC Talat Ahmad's vision for a new Jamia (video)

3 September, 2014 | Globally known geologist and newly appointed Vice Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, Professor Talat Ahmad, was felicitated by the Aligarh Muslim University Old Boys' Association, Delhi, in......view full story

Companion is back on Jamia campus

2 September, 2014 | After a long summer vacation and Eid celebrations, Campus Companion has released the 5th issue (September) of the magazine here at Gulistan-e-Ghalib, Jamia Millia Islamia after its last release ......view full story

Jamiaites, Lucknow calling!!!

2 September, 2014 | Alumni Association of Jamia Millia Islamia-UP (AAJMI-UP) is organising Jauhar Dinner in memory of Maulana Mohammad Ali Jauhar, great scholar, freedom fighter and founder of Jamia on October 1 at......view full story

An evening at Jamia Boys' Hostel (video)

1 September, 2014 | Evening is the time when students come to their hostels after a long and tiring day to relax. Once inside the hostel premises they relish their time with their friends. On a cup to tea or coke t......view full story

CBI officer who led Ishrat Jahan encounter killing probe joins Jamia

1 September, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia has appointed Dr K Saleem Ali, IPS (Retd) as Honorary Director Centre for Coaching and Career Planning that for the last few years had grabbed headlines for guiding students......view full story

Top officials reshuffled in Jamia

1 September, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia witnessed reshuffling of two top officials on the campus. Professor Khalid Iftekhar has stepped down from his post of Controller of Examination. He is to be replaced by Dr A......view full story

Jamia in sketches

31 August, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia needs no introduction. Since its inception in 1920 the iconic university has produced hundreds of thousands of alumni who love the campus. And every year students come to th......view full story

Captured on camera Metro work in Jamia

31 August, 2014 | Since the metro work started in Jamia Millia Islamia, the area has been full of activities. Workers are seen on the site working for long hours so as to finish the project by the next year or so......view full story

In pictures: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar visits Jamia

30 August, 2014 | As announced by Jamia Millia Islamia, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, the founder of Art of Living Foundation, visited the campus today. After finishing his lecture on World Peace & Global Harmony he ......view full story

Repeated theft on campus spurs Jamia officials to issue advisory

29 August, 2014 | The alleged repeated theft of expensive items—laptops and mobiles from hostels and campus of Jamia Millia Islamia—has compelled officials to issue advisory. Two notices have been iss......view full story

Ambassador of peace Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to visit Jamia tomorrow

29 August, 2014 | The Outreach Programme, Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize a dialogue with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, the founder of Art of Living Foundation on August 30 at 03.00 PM in Dr. M.A. Ansari Audito......view full story

Caught on camera, unique moments of 10th Foundation Day celebrations of Faculty of Architecture and Ekistics

29 August, 2014 | Faculty of Architecture and Ekistics recently celebrated it's 10th Foundation Day. The two days long fest which started on August 26 comprised of various events ranging from tree plantation ......view full story

Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia represented the best of Indian culture: Prof Wasey

27 August, 2014 | Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia was the most influential Sufi saint who represented the secular character of the Indian culture, said Prof. Akhtarul Wasey. Delivering the 2nd Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia Mem......view full story

VC Ahmad motivates students of remote areas to achieve excellence

26 August, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia hosted 25 Gujjar and Bakkarwal students of remote areas of Mendhar Tehsil, Distt. Poonch last week.

The visit was part of the Indian Army’s ‘Operation......view full story

Lookout for youth who created ruckus on Jamia campus

26 August, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia is looking for a youth who created ruckus in a bank located on the campus and flew from the spot on his bike, according to reliable sources.

This is how the event......view full story

2nd Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia Memorial Lecture on August 27

26 August, 2014 | The Faculty of Humanities and Languages, Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize 2nd Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia Memorial Lecture on “Tasawwuf: Taree, Taaruf aur Ahmiat” which would be......view full story

Modern architect of Jamia Prof Mushirul to deliver lecture on campus

25 August, 2014 | The Department of History and Culture, Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize a lecture on Partners in Freedom: Jamia Millia Islamia by Professor Mushirul Hasan on August 26 at 11.00 AM in th......view full story

From Jamia to Detroit: An incredible journey of Jamia student and OT campus reporter

24 August, 2014 | Making it out to be one of the five selected to represent India on a cultural exchange programme at the United States wasn’t that easy, but the proper guidance did lead me to the destinati......view full story

Jamia decked up for special occasion tonight

23 August, 2014 | Usually on Saturday, Jamia Millia Islamia is quiet, but not today. At about 5 PM, presence of security forces were increased on the campus and the entry to Nehru Guest House was restricted. A fi......view full story

From Jamia's history, I realize we cannot have a normal election because it becomes a problem: VC Talat Ahmad

23 August, 2014 | When globally acclaimed geologist Professor Talat Ahmad joined Jamia Millia Islamia as its vice chancellor on May 15 he was welcomed by teachers, students and alumni. After years of hiatus ......view full story

Jamia alumnus in the spotlight

21 August, 2014 | Researchers at the University of Kansas Medical Center, USA, including Dr. Inamul Haque—a Jamia Millia Islamia alumnus—have determined that CCN5, a matricellular protein regulates p2......view full story

Is Sri Sri Ravi Shankar to visit Jamia Millia Islamia?

19 August, 2014 | A well-known spiritual leader and founder of the Art of Living Foundation Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is expected to visit Jamia Millia Islamia by the end of this month, according to reliable sources.<......view full story

Jamia School might get Innovation Cell

15 August, 2014 | Professor Talat Ahmad, Vice Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia, has expressed his desire to set up an Innovation Cell in Jamia School to encourage students to put th......view full story

Khusro died of heart attack: Father

15 August, 2014 | On August 8 OKHLATIMES had carried a report on the death of twenty-nine-year-old Md......view full story

Jamia committed to its neighbourhood

14 August, 2014 | Every university in India, besides imparting regular education, should commit itself to social causes observed Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Isl......view full story

68th ID celebrations at Jamia: VC Ahmad to be chief guest

14 August, 2014 | The 68th Independence Day celebrations will be held in the Jamia Sr. Secondary School (New Building) on Friday, August 15. The day will begin at 09.00 AM with the ......view full story

Jamia Professor honoured

14 August, 2014 | Professor Shafeeque Ahmed Ansari of Centre for Interdisciplinary in Basic Science (CIRBS), Jamia Millia Islamia, has been nominated on the Board of an Internationa......view full story

Last date for submission of application forms extended to August 21 in Distance Mode

13 August, 2014 | The last date for submission of admission application forms has been extended from 13.08.2014 to 21.08.2014 for the following programmes in Distance Mode, according to the university notice.

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Sneak peek into Rs 3 cr octagonal shaped mosque at Jamia

12 August, 2014 | Work for construction of a huge mosque near Allama Iqbal Hostel (Boys Hostel Masjid) OKHLATIMES apologizes to its readers for the inadvertent mistake that appeared in its report dated August 2: Faculty members of Jamia Millia Islamia have been requested to assemble near the main gate of the University in front of Mirza Ghalib statue at 3 PM on Saturday so......view full story

Jamia alumnus Khusro dies of food poisoning

8 August, 2014 | Twenty-nine-year-old Md Khusro, who completed his HRM from Jamia Millia Islmia in 2006, has died of food poisoning, according to his close family friends. A reside......view full story

Urdu calligraphy by Anis Siddiqui at Jamia

8 August, 2014 | Anis Siddiqui, a renowned artist of Islamic Urdu calligraphy from Jamia Millia Islamia, will display his works in an exhibition called “Divinity in Syllables” – Exhibition of B......view full story

This Jamia spot is a crying shame

7 August, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia has a lush green campus. Efforts are made to keep it clean. But sadly there are places that need utmost attention. The case in point is a spot at least a few meters from the......view full story

President's video-conference: Jamia students share their experience

5 August, 2014 | In a video-conference with the central universities and premier institutions today, President of India, Pranab Mukherjee drew attention to the need of good governa......view full story

Is President Pranab Mukherjee to visit Jamia tomorrow?

4 August, 2014 | The buzz in Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is that President of India Pranab Mukharjee is to visit the campus tomorrow morning. What sparked the buzz was a call from t......view full story

Book on Meena Kumari released

4 August, 2014 | The Literary Club of Jamia Cultural Committee and Roli Books jointly organized the Book Release Function today of the book titled “Meena Kumari: The Poet A L......view full story

For the first time a woman Professor is officiating VC Jamia

2 August, 2014 | For the first time in its more than 92 years of history, Jamia Millia Islamia (a minority institution) is being run by a woman as vice chancellor Talat Ahmad, a gl......view full story

Creating vibrant cultural environment in Jamia

1 August, 2014 | In order to create a vibrant cultural environment on the campus, the office of the Dean Students' Welfare Jamia Millia Islami has established many clubs which ......view full story

In pictures Jamia Millia Islamia on Eid-ul-Fitr 2014

31 July, 2014 | Eid-ul-Fitr 2014 was celebrated with great fervour across India, including Jamia Nagar. Many residents, university staff and students turned up at the iconic Jamia......view full story

Eid-ul-Fitr 2014: Jamia VC Prof. Ahmad greets Jamiaites

28 July, 2014 | Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia has greeted the students, teachers and staff in Jamia on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr.

In his ......view full story

Idul Fitr 2014 holidays in Jamia

26 July, 2014 | Idul Fitr holidays in Jamia Millia Islamia, a minority institution of excellence, will depend on what day the moon is sighted.

A university circu......view full story

Taiwan parliamentarians visit Jamia, strengthen academic tie-up

23 July, 2014 | Taiwan has sought to strengthen its academic ties with Jamia Millia Islamia. A fourteen member delegation led by H.E Ambassador Chung Kwang Tien and Chieh-Ju Chen ......view full story

Jamia Teachers Association's resolution on Palestine

22 July, 2014 | Jamia Teachers’ Association (JTA) has released a resolution on the ongoing Palestinian conflict in which more than 500 innocent civilians have died at the ha......view full story

Jamia makes another change at the top

21 July, 2014 | Reshuffling of top post bearers continues in Jamia Millia Islamia. Since joining Jamia as vice chancellor on May 15, globally renowned geologist Professor Talat Ah......view full story

Dr. Haque adds another feather to Jamia's cap

20 July, 2014 | Since moving to the US, awards have not been new to Dr. Inamul Haque, an alumnus of Jamia Millia Islamia. If a few months ago his path-breaking findings on pancrea......view full story

Issues raised at press meet: Return of Prof. Mushirul, JOBA, students' union

17 July, 2014 | In his first interaction with the media after becoming vice chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia on May 15, globally renowned geologist Professor Talat Ahmed threw l......view full story

Jamia to set up medical college-cum-300-bed hospital soon

16 July, 2014 | A medical college and hospital are to come in the 114 acres that has been granted to Jamia Millia Islamia recently by the Supreme Court. The decision was taken fol......view full story

Digital Resource Centre at Dr. Zakir Husain Library to be inaugurated

14 July, 2014 | Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, shall inaugurate Digital Resource Centre (DRC) at Dr. Zakir Husain Library, Jamia.

Th......view full story

Jamia gets new games and sports director

10 July, 2014 | Professor Iqtidar Mohammad Khan has appointed as director (games and sports) with immediate effect for a period of three years, according to university release.view full story

VC Talat to lay down his vision, roadmap for progress of Jamia at July 16 press meet

10 July, 2014 | Prof. Talat Ahmad, who took over as Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia on May 15, 2014, will address a Press Conference to answer queries related to universit......view full story

Friday notice makes Prof. Masood powerless

5 July, 2014 | Professor Masood Alam is a known figure in Jamia Millia Islamia. For a long time he was at the centre of attraction with university’s security under him. He ......view full story

Why Prof. Obaid Siddiqui removed from directorship of MCRC

5 July, 2014 | Taking a serious view of the difficulties faced by the candidates due to discrepancies in the entrance test papers of the nationally reputed AJK, MCRC, Vice-Chance......view full story

Setback for Masood Alam in Jamia?

3 July, 2014 | Professor Masood Alam, who was Advisor Security at Jamia Millia Islamia for many years, has been instructed by the new administration to hand-over the charge to Sh......view full story

Unprecedented rush for Turkish language in Jamia

3 July, 2014 | v> The Faculty of Humanities and Languages has received an unprecedented number of applications for B.A. (Hons.) in Turkish Language and Literature making it one of......view full story

Long at last Jamia takes possession of prime land

2 July, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia took possession of 114 bighas and 11 The appointment of geologist Talat Ahmad as vice chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia in April 20014 brought an end to the Najeeb Jung era. The reshuffling at the to......view full story