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Former Pakistan Amb. to US, Husain Haqqani, Speaks on “Re-Imagining Pakistan”

Husain Haqqani, former Pakistan ambassador to the U.S., speaking at the Edward Said Hall, JMI; Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

[Text of this report is from an official Jamia Millia press release. However, the audio recording and photos are by Jamia Journal] Pakistan needs to re-imagine itself to contend with the contemporary challenges facing the nation, said Husain Haqqani, former Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States of America and an expert on South and Central Asia, [at the Edward ...

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In Conversation With: Foreign Students of International Summer School, JMI

(L-R) Can, Marie and Kenji, students of International Summer School, JMI at the Castro Cafe, JMI; July 2014 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

For the past two years, Jamia has been conducting an International Summer School during the summer holidays, for which several foreign students from all over the world come to Jamia to do a six-week course on India. Jamia Journal sat down with three of its students mid-way through their program in July to talk about their experience in India and ...

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In Conversation with: Faiz Ahmad and Sana Akhtar on Qualifying UPSC Civil Services

Jamia students Faiz Ahmed and Sana Akhtar clear the civil services with an all-India rank of 17 and 90 respectively; JMI, June, 2014 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

According to a news report, 34 out of 300 Jamia Civil Services Coaching Academy students from the 2013 batch have cracked the civil services exam, and out of the 34, 12 cleared the interview and made it across this year. The 12, who made it to the list from the academy this year are: Faiz Ahmed, Sana Akhtar, Tejaswani Gautam, ...

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Dr. Ananya Vajpeyi Speaks on Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s Place in Indian Political Thought

Dr. Ananya Vajpeyi, Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Speaking on the topic "The Place of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar in Modern Indian Political Thought,” at the Department of Political Science, JMI; Thursday, March 6, 2014 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

The Subject Association of the Department of Political Science, Jamia Millia Islamia organized a lecture on the topic: “The Place of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar in Modern Indian Political Thought” by Dr. Ananya Vajpeyi in the seminar room of the department on Thursday, March 6, 2014. [Link to Lecture Audio.]  Dr. Vajpeyi is an Associate Fellow at the Centre for ...

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Arundhati Roy Questions Gandhi’s Status as the ‘Mahatma’ in a Lecture at Jamia

Arundhati Roy speaking on the topic “The Doctor and The Saint: The Ambedkar-Gandhi Debate," at the FTK-CIT Hall, Jamia Millia Islamia; Tuesday, March 4, 2014 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

As part of its Walter Sisulu Memorial Lecture series, the Nelson Mandela Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution, Jamia Millia Islamia, organised on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 a lecture on the topic “The Doctor and The Saint: The Ambedkar-Gandhi Debate” by noted writer and political commentator, Arundhati Roy. The program took place in the conference hall of FTK- Centre for ...

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Dr. Meghna Sabharwal Speaks on “Public Administration in South Asia”

Dr. Meghna Sabharwal (left) with Prof. Badrul Alam holding the book "Public Administration in South Asia," at the Department of Political Science, JMI; Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

The Department of Political Science, Jamia Millia Islamia, organized a special lecture on “Public Administration in South Asia” on Thursday, October 03, 2013 by Dr. Meghna Sabharwal, School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, USA. [Audio Link] Dr. Sabharwal spoke on a wide range of issues confronting public administration in the South Asian region, which ...

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