Dept. of Pol. Sci. Holds a Dialogue on Gender and Youth in Politics

Shazia Ilmi, a Jamia alumna and former AAP member, speaking on Gender and Youth in Politics, at FTK-CIT, JMI; Aug. 21, 2014 (Photo: Manzar Imam)

The Department of Political Science, Jamia Millia Islamia along with the joint association of WomenPowerConnect (WPC) and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) held an interactive dialogue titled, “Vocabulary of Change: Gender and Youth in Politics” on Thursday, 21st August 2014, at the FTK-Centre for Information Technology. [Audio Below] The interactive dialogue was to be an interaction between various political leaders and ...

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Pro-VC IGNOU, Prof. Sushma Yadav, Speaks on “India Under Modi”

Prof. Sushma Yadav, Pro -Vice Chancellor of Indira Gandhi National Open University New Delhi and Chair Professor, Dr. Ambedkar Chair in Social Justice at Indian Institute of Public Administration, speaking at Department of Political Science, JMI; Aug. 19, 2014 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

The Department of Political Science, Jamia Millia Islamia, organized a seminar on the topic, “India under Modi: Kya Achhe Din Aane Wale Hain” by Professor Sushma Yadav on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 in the Seminar Room of the Department. Prof. Yadav is the pro Vice Chancellor of Indira Gandhi National Open University New Delhi and Chair Professor, Dr. Ambedkar Chair ...

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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. 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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Young Girls Convention on “Consent, Choice and Young Women” at Jamia

Nandita Rao, lawyer, Delhi High Court and Supreme Court., speaking at the Young Girls Convention held at Dayare-Mir Taqi Mir, JMI; Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

Recent incidents of crime against women have engaged young men and women in the ongoing discourse on political and social change in the country. To channelize the energy of this young generation of protestors and campaigners in a productive manner by spreading legal awareness and understanding about violence against women, Jamia Millia Islamia’s Outreach Programme in collaboration with the Indian ...

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Engagement with Modi is Not an Endorsement of Modi: British High Commissioner James Bevan

British High Commissioner James Bevan addressing the audience at FTK-CIT, JMI; Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013 (Photo: Jamia Journal)

British High Commissioner to India, Sir James David Bevan, delivered a talk on the topic “Reasons to be cheerful: Why now is the best time to be young,” on Thursday, 22 August 2013 at the Conference hall, FTK-CIT. The event was chaired by Vice-Chancellor S. M. Sajid. [Link to Text and Audio of the speech below.] Vice-Chancellor S. M. Sajid ...

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Pakistan’s Former Ambassador to USA, Sherry Rehman, in Jamia: “We Are Here Building Bridges”

Pakistan's former ambassador to the USA, Sherry Rehman, speaking at Tagore Hall; Wednesday, July 31, 2013 (Photo: Khalid Jaleel)

The Pakistan Studies Programme at the Academy of International Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia in collaboration with the Jinnah Institute, Islamabad and the Australia-India Institute, Melbourne conducted a lecture by Ms. Sherry Rehman, Pakistan’s former Ambassador to the United States and former Federal Minister of Information & Broadcasting, as part of a series of lectures by distinguished speakers in which eminent ...

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