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Brazilian Ambassador Duarte Speaks at Jamia

Ambd. Carlos Duarte speaking at the Mir-Taqi-Mir Bldg.; Tuesday, Aug 7, 2012 (Photo: Atif Jaleel)

The Brazilian Ambassador to India, Mr. Carlos Duarte, delivered the inaugural address to a symposium on Brazil conducted by the Centre for European and Latin American Studies in collaboration with the Academy Of International Studies. The symposium titled “Understanding Contemporary Brazil” was held at the Dayar-I-Mir-Taqi-Mir building on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2012. In his address, Ambassador Duarte said that it ...

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Prof. Gauri Viswanathan From Columbia Univ. speaks on Edward Said

Prof. Gauri Viswanathan at the Mir Taqi Mir Bldg.; Aug. 6, 2012 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

The Jamia Outreach Programme organized a talk by Prof. Gauri Viswanathan, professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, New York, who spoke on the topic “Edward Said, Dissent and Post-colonialism” at the Dayar-I-Mir–Taqi-Mir building on Monday, Aug. 6, 2012. Prof. Viswanathan has published widely on topics such as education, religion, and culture; nineteenth-century British and colonial cultural studies; ...

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Facebook and its Use Among Jamia Students: A Study

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What Does Privacy on Facebook Mean to Jamia Students?  By: Sahana Sarkar, Shilpa Narani, Merlin Oommen, and Shafaque Alam. (Edited by Khalid Jaleel) Abstract: The study looks at issues pertaining to privacy on Facebook among the students of Jamia. The findings are based on seven focus group discussions conducted at various departments of Jamia Millia Islamia. The study reveals that ...

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Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General to UN, conferred with ‘Doctor of Letters’ at Jamia

(L-R) S.M.Sajid, Registrar; Najeeb Jung, VC; Ban Ki-moon, Sec. Gen.; M.A. Zaki, Chancellor; at the Ansari Auditorium; Friday, April 27, 2012 (Photo: Courtesy JMI)

[Following is a Jamia press release.] Jamia Millia Islamia held a ‘Special Convocation’ on April 27, 2011 at 11 AM in Dr. M.A. Ansari Auditorium, Jamia Millia Islamia to confer the degree of ‘Doctor of Letters’ (Honoris Causa) on Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General to United Nations. . Mr. Ban Ki-moon is the eighth and current Secretary-General of the United ...

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