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Jamia scholar debut book: Praises pour in from across the world

13 October, 2014 | A debut novel penned by a research scholar of Jamia Millia Islamia is receiving praises from authors and readers from across the world. The Long Wait authored by Anwarul Haque is different from ......view full story

Have you signed petition asking to add Islamia to Jamia Millia, mentioning full name of Maulana Jauhar in road signage?

10 October, 2014 | It was on October 8 that OKHLATIMES floated a petition asking concerned authorities to add Islamia to Jamia Millia and mention full name of Maulana Mohd Ali Jauhar instead of MM......view full story

Jamia and its founder Maulana Jauhar: The most important petition OT has ever done. Join us!

8 October, 2014 | After a filing a few reports more than six months ago and taking up the issue of incomplete name of Jamia Millia Islamia mentioned on sign boards in the area with a few university authorities, <......view full story

VC Ahmad has big plans for Jamia

5 October, 2014 | Since joining Jamia Millia Islamia as its vice chancellor in 2014, geologist Talat Ahmad has been talking about his plans to take the university to a new height. It is too early to say how far h......view full story

2 days after cleanliness drive, filth makes a comeback at Jamia

5 October, 2014 | Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan was launched with great fanfare at Jamia Millia Islamia. Vice chancellor was involved in it and even on gazetted holiday teachers were asked to come to the campus. They we......view full story

Plan to organize 3rd Jauhar Dinner in Jamia hits roadblock

4 October, 2014 | The plan to organise the 3rd Maulana Mohammad Ali Jauhar Dinner on November 22 in Jamia Millia Islamia has hit a roadblock. It is understood that the authorities are not willing to allow the alu......view full story

Students, teachers take cleanliness oath at Jamia

2 October, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia has given an innovative thrust to the Clean India Drive by administering Cleanliness Oath (Swachhta Shapath) to the University’s faculty members, students and staff to......view full story

1st Jauhar Day celebration in Lucknow: A few images

1 October, 2014 | The first Jauhar Day celebration held in Lucknow today by Jamia Alumni Association of Uttar Pradesh attracted many alumni from Delhi and the state. Images of the event being circulated on WhatsA......view full story

Jamia to administer cleanliness oath as part of Swachh Bharat Mission

1 October, 2014 | Jamia Millia Islamia is organizing Cleanliness Oath (Swachhta Shapath) function as part of ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’ on October 2 at 09.30 AM in its school campus.

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Jamia students organize rally in locality to create awareness about cleanliness

29 September, 2014 | The students of Department of Teacher Training and Non-Formal Education (Institute of Advanced Studies in Education), Jamia Millia Islamia  who are participating in the NSS Camp as part of ......view full story

Jamia faculty member crosses another milestone, scoops gold

29 September, 2014 | A faculty member of Jamia Millia Islamia, Dr. Aurangzeb Khurram Hafiz, Assistant Professor at the Department of Physics has won Gold Medal in Senior National Powerlifting Championship - 2014 in ......view full story

Interactive dialogue for gender justice at Mirza Ghalib Lawns

28 September, 2014 | Department of Political Science, Subject Association, is organizing One Billion Rising to end violence against women and 2nd Men Engage Global Symposium 2014 in collaboration with Mittika (&lsqu......view full story

Jamia staff response to JTA fund appeal for J&K flood victims below expectations: Source

26 September, 2014 | Response of Jamia Millia Islamia teachers to an appeal for contributing one day’s salary with tax exemption towards Jamia Teachers’ Association (JTA) Fund for the Flood victims of Ja......view full story

Jamia to organize Onam festival for Keralite students

26 September, 2014 | The Outreach Programme, Jamia Millia Islamia in collaboration with ‘SMRITI’, a Cultural Association of Keralite Students of Jamia Millia Islamia, is going to organize a cultural even......view full story

Hindi cell to organize symposium on Hindi language

26 September, 2014 | The Hindi Cell of Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is going to organize a symposium on “Rajbhasha Hindi kay prachar avam prasar ki vahvarik samasya” to be followed by Certificate Distribut......view full story

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in full swing in Jamia

25 September, 2014 | In response to the call given by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Swachh Bharat Abiyan in full swing in Jamia Millia Islamia.

The Abhiyan was formally launched in the Faculty of Educatio......view full story

Jamia VC Talat Ahmad, traffic snarl at Tikona Park and exclusive video

24 September, 2014 | While driving home on September 23, I came across traffic jam at Tikona Park that links Okhla Head to Jamia Road. And while waiting for the vehicles to move ahead I noticed that Jamia Millia Isl......view full story

Faculty members from USA, Russia to deliver extension lectures in Jamia

24 September, 2014 | The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Sciences, Jamia Millia Islamia, is going to organize two Extension Lectures on the campus on September 25, 2014 at 10.30 AM and 02.30 PM respec......view full story

Firing in Jamia news false

22 September, 2014 | It was about 9 PM today when words started spreading about firing in Jamia Millia Islamia. It was claimed that one person was seriously injured in the alleged firing that took place between 8 an......view full story

Jamia launches cleanliness drive on campus

22 September, 2014 | Taking ahead the legacy and responding to the nation’s call by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi followed by the communication of the same by Smriti Irani, Minister of Human Resource Develo......view full story

94th Foundation Day celebrations: Jamia constitutes committee

20 September, 2014 | Iconic Jamia Millia Islamia is girding up to celebrate its 94th Foundation Day. To celebrate the historic day, vice chancellor Talat Ahmed has constituted a committee.

Thos......view full story

Jamia deliberates on South-South Cooperation

19 September, 2014 | The growth of bilateral trade between Brazil and India mirrors the strength of BRICS and it augurs well for all the developing countries, said Mr. Carlos Duarte, Ambassador of Brazil. He observe......view full story

Tehzeeb-e Jamia: Student-run online lifestyle magazine to go multilingual

18 September, 2014 | Tehzeeb-e Jamia is an opinion based platform that provides students of Jamia Millia Islamia to voice out their opinions. With different sections the topics undertaken by the magazine covers all ......view full story

Back to Alma Mater

17 September, 2014 | Dr. Inamul Haque, currently Assistant Professor, The University of Kansas Medical Centre, US, is to be back to his alma mater Jamia Millia Islamia this month.

The purpose of his visit......view full story

Jamia and Italian Embassy to jointly conduct a Teacher Training Workshop

17 September, 2014 | The Centre for European and Latin American Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) and Italian Embassy Cultural Centre, New Delhi & Mumbai are jointly going to organize a three-day Teacher Train......view full story

Efforts to translate Rabindranath Tagore works in Urdu praised

17 September, 2014 | The Tagore Research and Translation Scheme (TRTS) in the Department of Urdu was applauded by Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia for having realized its objectives on comp......view full story

Kashmir flood: Jamia teachers donate their one day's salary

13 September, 2014 | Keeping its old tradition of helping the needy, some teachers of Jamia Millia Islamia have donated their one day’s salary for the relief of flood victims of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Jamia Prof to speak on India-U.S. relations during his September 17 US visit

11 September, 2014 | A professor of Jamia Millia Islamia is to visit the United States from September 15 to 24.

During his visit, Dr. Mohammed Badrul Alam, professor and Political Science department head ......view full story

Hitting Israel where it hurts: Jamia hostellers doing their bit

9 September, 2014 | The Israeli ground invasion into Gaza and aerial attacks in early July had left many shocked across the world. The brutal killings of unarmed Palestinians (over 2,130 died and some 11,000 hurt),......view full story

Two-minute video of rain lashing Jamia

8 September, 2014 | On Teachers’ Day (September 5) it was raining cats and dogs in Delhi. Jamia Millia Islamia too was hit with students seen taking shelter and some found drenched in rain. For minutes the ca......view full story

How to face job interviews successfully

8 September, 2014 | The University Counselling and Guidance Centre (UCGC), Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize a workshop on How to Face Job Interviews Successfully for the students of university on ......view full story

Jamia student writes letter to OKHLATIMES for raising this issue

7 September, 2014 | A student of Jamia Millia Islamia has sent community portal OKHLATIMES a letter requesting to raise the issue of abandoned tree branches on the footpath just outside the Faculty of Engineering a......view full story

Workshop on Violence as a Lived Reality among Sikh and Jain Women

4 September, 2014 | Sarojini Naidu Centre for Women’s Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize a one-day workshop on “Violence as a Lived Reality among Sikh and Jain Women” on September ......view full story

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