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Canteen protest: Student slings barb at VC Talat Ahmad

22 September, 2015 | On Monday Jamia Millia Islamia witnessed an unusual scene: Vice Chancellor Professor Talat Ahmad addressing students agitated over hike in food prices and serving ......view full story

Understanding battle for future of internet: Importance of net neutrality for India

22 September, 2015 | The Centre for Culture, Media & Governance (CCMG), Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is going to organize an Invited Lecture on “Understanding the Battle for th......view full story

BREAKING NEWS: V-C Talat Ahmad addresses protesting Jamia students to diffuse crisis

21 September, 2015 | Vice chancellor Jamia Millia Islamia Professor Talat Ahmad is addressing protesting students at central canteen right now, according to sources.

It was at about 10 AM when a few stude......view full story

Jamia stir: Latest update from ground zero

18 September, 2015 | The protest has come to end after assurance coming from acting vice chancellor that the Central canteen will remain closed from today onwards till further notice, according to s......view full story

Live from Jamia: Know what is happening

18 September, 2015 | Some Jamia Millia Islamia students are protesting over serving of low-quality food at the Central Canteen, according to sources. A few minutes ago they sat at the ......view full story

Protest in Jamia over low-quality food

18 September, 2015 | A large number of students have gathered at Central Canteen of Jamia Millia Islamia to protest against low-quality food, according to eyewitnesses. It is understoo......view full story

Jamia faculty accomplishes another feat

17 September, 2015 | Jamia Millia Islamia congratulates Ar. Kulsum Fatima on receiving a prestigious portfolio. Ar. Kulsum Fatima, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Architecture & Ek......view full story

Jamia Electronics Alumni Association organised its 2nd alumni meet

15 September, 2015 | Electronics Alumni Association-JMI organised its 2nd alumni meet on September 13 in Engineering auditorium, Jamia Millia Islamia.

More than 300, ......view full story

Jamia distance edu student looted 40 petrol pumps, arrested, claims report

15 September, 2015 | A 25-year-old student of Jamia Millia Islamia, Mohd Shahbez, enrolled for a BA degree through correspondence, and a resident of Okhla Vihar of Jamia Nagar, has bro......view full story

V-P Ansari visits Jamia, says perceptions have changed but some stereotypes remain about East

12 September, 2015 | Speaking at a Book Release Function for the book titled ‘Feminist and Orientalist Perspectives’ – A Study of Lady Mary Montagu’s Turkish Em......view full story

Free health check-up camp at Jamia

11 September, 2015 | The Outreach Programme and Dr. M.A. Ansari Health Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) in collaboration with Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket organized a day-lon......view full story

V-P Hamid Ansari to visit Jamia tomorrow

10 September, 2015 | Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Vice-President of India, shall release a book titled ‘Feminist and Orientalist Perspectives’ – A Study of Lady Mary Montag......view full story

Jamia teacher photo is a hit on Facebook: What is so special about it?

10 September, 2015 | A picture of a teacher of Jamia Millia Islamia, who is on a posting outside the campus, has gone literally viral on the social media. The photo till the filing of ......view full story

Mukhtar Naqvi comes to Jamia, says minorities need political empowerment

9 September, 2015 | Delivering an Inaugural Address at the National Seminar on ‘Shifting Paradigm: Re-Envisioning Minority Issues and Minority Studies in India’, Mukhtar A......view full story

Jamia announces APJ Abdul Kalam scholarship for economically disadvantaged students

8 September, 2015 | Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) has instituted scholarship for fifty students coming from economically disadvantaged sections of the society in the name of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, former President of......view full story

Applications invited for admission to 1 year Diploma in Refrigeration & Air- Conditioning course

8 September, 2015 | Applications are invited for admission to 1 year Diploma in Refrigeration & Air- Conditioning course, for the academic session 2015-16, Community College Schem......view full story

Jamia V-C Ahmad to do Najeeb Jung at Bhopal Ground sans Sonia Gandhi

8 September, 2015 | Jamia Millia Islamia vice chancellor professor Talat Ahmad is to become first head of the university in many years to address new students at iconic Bhopal Ground ......view full story

The 35th year of sister state with Archie inspires Oz-based Jamia alumnus

7 September, 2015 | The state of Victoria was proud to host the 35th year of celebrations between the state of Victoria, Australia and the Japanese Prefecture of Archi. The strength o......view full story

OT Impact: Ummid makes correction

6 September, 2015 | Malegaon-based portal Ummid made correction in its Jamia report after OKHLATIMES sp......view full story

Is this news about Jamia doing the rounds factually incorrect?

5 September, 2015 | A report about Mumbai BJP leader’s daughter being the first to take admission at Jamia Millia Islamia’s newly established off campus centre at Rizvi College has been doing the rounds......view full story

Jamia Millia students stand up for Jamia Hamdard

5 September, 2015 | Keeping the old tradition alive of helping the deprived at time of crisis, some Jamia Millia Islamia students joined hands with some Jamia Hamdard students, protes......view full story

Proud moment for Jamia Professor

4 September, 2015 | Prof. Munna Khan, Department of Electrical Engineering, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) has been elected as an Associate Fellow by Indian Society of Aerospace Medicine ......view full story

Jamia student launches campus newspaper

2 September, 2015 | A student of Jamia Millia Islamia has launched a campus newspaper. Its first edition is being circulated on campuses, Md Khalid Hasan (B.E Electronics) told view full story

Hajj mobile application prepared by Jamia alumnus in three languages launched

30 August, 2015 | Renowned scholar of Hadith and King Faisal award laureate Dr. Muhammad Mustafa Azmi launched 2 mobile applications prepared by Dr. Najeeb Qasmi in Urdu, English an......view full story

Prof Tabrez steps out, Prof Iqtidar, Dr Haroon in with additional responsibilities

26 August, 2015 | A reshuffle has been undertaken in Jamia Millia Islamia. Professor Tabrez Alam, Head department of Chemistry, is no more Provost of Boys’ hostels. It is unde......view full story

Rakhi-tying ceremony at Jamia with VC Ahmad

26 August, 2015 | Jamia Millia Islamia Vice-Chancellor Professor Talat Ahmad welcomed the Brahma Kumari sisters to his office very warmly for the Rakhi-tying ceremony on Tuesday.view full story

Former HOD of Computer Engineering, Jamia Millia, gets a new assignment

25 August, 2015 | Prof. Mirza Mohd. Sufyan Beg, who earlier was former HOD of Computer Engineering, Jamia Millia Islamia, has been appointed as the Principal of Zakir Husain College......view full story

President of India applauds Tagore translation project by Jamia

25 August, 2015 | Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) presented 14 publications of Tagore Research and Translation Scheme (TRTS), Department of Urdu, JMI ......view full story

Dr Mumtaz appointed deputy proctor

24 August, 2015 | Dr Mumtaz Ahmad, an alumnus of Jamia Millia Islamia, has been appointed new deputy proctor of the university. He is head University Polytechnic. A pass out from Ja......view full story

Jamia issues directive regarding misuse of electricity, air conditioners on campus

24 August, 2015 | Authorities in Jamia Millia Islamia have issued a directive to staff and officials to be careful in use of electricity and air conditioners on the campus. In a let......view full story

Shaheer Khan pays tribute to well-known Urdu author Hamida Salim, who once taught at Jamia

23 August, 2015 | Eminent Urdu writer Hamida Salim passed away on Sunday, August 16th at the age of 93 at her house in Delhi. She was laid to rest at Jamia Millia Islamia graveyard ......view full story

Jamia professor reaches Mysore to confirm authenticity of 410-year-old gold-coated Quran

21 August, 2015 | The finding of a 410-year-old gold-coated Quran, dating back to Mughal rulers Akbar and Jehangir's period by Mysuru district police a few days ago is at the ce......view full story

Jamia alumnus Faisal showcases his prized trophies

21 August, 2015 | Jamia Millia Islamia alumnus Muhammad Faisal, holder of three world records in memory, showcases his prized trophies on the social media. Faisal is also a Memory P......view full story

Jamia student shares photo to drive home point of pathetic conditions at campus

21 August, 2015 | A student of Jamia Millia Islamia, Irshad Ahmad, has shared a photo to attract authorities’ attention towards the pathetic condition on campus. In a Facebook......view full story

Jamia invites application for Free Coaching (with hostel facility) for Civil Services aspirants

21 August, 2015 | The Residential Coaching Academy (Centre for Coaching and Career Planning) at Jamia Millia Islamia invites application for an intake capacity of 200 candidates (15......view full story

Dailyo spots Jamia student, only woman driver at Uber in Delhi

20 August, 2015 | The only woman driver at Uber in Delhi is a student from Jamia Millia Islamia, according to a report from The reported pointed out that Zamarrud Parveen who grew up in Uttar Pradesh&r......view full story

A report in Hindi: AAP Okhla worker on DCW notice to Jamia

20 August, 2015 | The notice issued by DCW to Jamia Millia Islamia over its no late night for girl hostellers has not gone down well with some Jamia alumni and students.

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No late nights diktat for girl hostellers: Meet Jamia girl student who defends notice

20 August, 2015 | Since Jamia Millia Islamia issued no late night notice to its girls hostellers the university has been at the centre of attraction, sparking a debate on social med......view full story

Two Jamia professors wash dirty linen in public

20 August, 2015 | A post by one Irshad Ahmad on Facebook about the traffic risk at main road on Jamia Millia Islamia campus sparked a debate on the social media. And as the debate r......view full story

Know what went wrong at 5th Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer Memorial Lecture addressed by Romila Thapar

19 August, 2015 | <span style="\"font-size:" 12px;\"="">Many who had turned up to be present at the 5th Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer Memorial Lecture on “Indian Society and th......view full story

Jamia cornered over no late night diktat, DCW issues notice to VC Ahmed

18 August, 2015 | It appears that the notice issued by Jamia Millia Islamia “barring the girls from taking permission for any late night-outs” has not only gone down well with a section of students, b......view full story

Prof Akhtarul Wasey on Modi visit to Grand Mosque at Abu Dhabi

18 August, 2015 | The visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Shiekh Zayed Grand Mosque at Abu Dhabi in UAE on August 16 on his official visit to the country has sparked debate in ......view full story

Jamia academic appointed Associate Editor of IEEE Sensors Journal

18 August, 2015 | Dr. Tarikul Islam, Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) has been appointed as......view full story

Is the media targeting Jamia over girls hostel notice?

18 August, 2015 | Jamia Millia Islamia is at the centre of attraction and this time over a late night notice issued by authorities to girls’ hostels. Since the notice has surf......view full story

Jamia defends notice for hostel girls

17 August, 2015 | Jamia Millia Islamia, which has been at the centre of attraction following issue of a notice for girl hostellers to obtain permission for late nights, has defended......view full story

Jamia celebrates Independence Day

15 August, 2015 | Jamia celebrated Independence Day today with traditional gaiety and fervour. The students, teachers and staff of Jamia Millia Islamia had assembled in the school p......view full story

Jamia signs MoU with Indian Air Force for academic mobility of IAF personnel, officers

14 August, 2015 | Adding a new dimension to its educational profile, Jamia Millia Islamia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the esteemed Indian Air Force (IAF) to prov......view full story

Jamia continues to struggle to overcome its perennial problem

13 August, 2015 | Every university faces its problems. Jamia Millia Islamia too is beset with many problems. Over the years it has worked hard to overcome them. The biggest worry fo......view full story

First A.M. Khwaja Memorial Lecture at Jamia: Justice Ahmadi wows all with his riveting talk

11 August, 2015 | The Centre for Jawaharlal Nehru Studies, in collaboration with Department of Economics, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) today organized the First A.M. Khwaja Memorial L......view full story

Jamia school student scoops US fellowship

10 August, 2015 | This Jamia Millia Islmia School student has made her parents proud. Her biggest achievement came just a few days ago when the American High Commission announced th......view full story

1994-2015: Very little has changed in hosteller life at Jamia Millia, a report in Hindi

9 August, 2015 | In the last more than 20 years, very little has changed in hostel life of Jamia Millia Islamia, according to university staff working in the internet department.&n......view full story

Ex-CJI Justice A.M. Ahmadi to deliver A.M. Khwaja Memorial Lecture at Jamia

8 August, 2015 | The Centre for Jawaharlal Nehru Studies in collaboration with Department of Economics, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is going to organize first A.M. Khwaja Memorial L......view full story

Personal narratives in digital spaces: Opportunities and threats

5 August, 2015 | The Centre for Culture, Media & Governance (CCMG), Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize an Invited Lecture on “Personal Narratives in Digital Spaces......view full story

Dr K Saleem no more director of Centre for Coaching and Career Planning, Jamia

3 August, 2015 | Dr K Saleem Ali, IPS (Retd), under whose guidance the Centre for Coaching and Career Planning of Jamia Millia Islamia managed a historic result this year has now b......view full story

British MP interacts with Jamia V-C and students

31 July, 2015 | British MP Alok Sharma interacted with the faculty and students of Jamia Millia Islamia on Thursday.

He talked about the warm links between the t......view full story

Dr. Najma Heptulla to visit Jamia to inaugurate Islamic Art and Craft exhibition

29 July, 2015 | Premchand Archives & Literary Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) in collaboration with Iran Culture House is going to organize an exhibition on “Islamic ......view full story

Jamia mourns death of ex-President APJ Abdul Kalam

28 July, 2015 | A condolence meeting was held to mourn the death of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in Jamia Millia Islamia on Tuesday.

Prof. Sunita Zaidi, O......view full story

A photo of Jamia tweeted by Shashi Tharoor sets social media on fire literally

25 July, 2015 | A photo of Jamia Millia Islamia tweeted by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has become talk of Facebook in Okhla with the post soliciting more than hundred likes and several comments. view full story

Admission to Distance Mode Programmes in Jamia commences on July 27

25 July, 2015 | The Centre for Distance and Open Learning, JMI will offer on-the-spot admission to eligible candidates from July 27. Admission can be sought in eighteen different ......view full story

Jamia Millia Alumni Directory completes 10 years of accomplishments

24 July, 2015 | Jamia Millia Alumni Directory – founded in July 2005 by one bright student Md Tauheed Khan, who according to information provided on Facebook studied B.Tech-......view full story