Campus News

Afghanistan’s Ambassador to India, Shaida Mohammad Abdali Speaks at Jamia

Afghanistan’s Ambassador to India, Mr Shaida Mohammad Abdali at Tagore Conference Room, Dayar-e-Mir Taqi Mir, JMI on Thursday, 12 March, 2015. (Photo Manzar Imam / Jamia Journal)

The Centre for Afghanistan Studies, Academy of International Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia held a talk on “Afghanistan: From Transition to Transformation” by Afghanistan’s Ambassador to India, Mr Shaida Mohammad Abdali at Tagore Conference Room, Dayar-e-Mir Taqi Mir, JMI on Thursday, 12 March, 2015. The Ambassador started by paying tribute to Rabindranath Tagore whose photograph beatifies the wall of the conference ...

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Students Run Week-long Save Sparrows Campaign at Jamia

Save Sparrows campaign by Jamia students from 13-20 March 2015

All that a House Sparrow needs today is a house to live in. The State Bird of Delhi is endangered given to the harmful cellular tower radiations, chemical gardening, unleaded petrol and lack of food (insects) and modernized architecture. To give voice to this dwindling bird population, students of M.A. Development Communication, AJK MCRC, Jamia Millia Islamia initiated a ‘Save ...

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Winners of Jamia’s “Innovate for a Cause’’ Competition Announced

Winners of Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE), Jamia Millia Islamia's “Innovate for a Cause’’ Competition; Wednesday, March 18, 2015 [Photo By Farheen Nilofar/Via Ashar Javed; Jamia Journal]

Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE), Jamia Millia Islamia, conducted the final round of ‘Innovate For a Cause’ competition on 18th March 2015. The competition was aimed at developing ideas which would solve a social problem and were evaluated for the social value, the expected results, feasibility and originality. Out of the 20 odd teams who submitted their proposal, 8 ...

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Students Islamic Organization Protests to Demand Students Union at Jamia

The Students Islamic Organization (SIO) organised a protest in front of the vice-chancellor's office gate at Jamia Millia Islamia Wednesday, March 18, 2015, demanding the restoration of student union elections. (Photo Courtesy SIO)

The Students Islamic Organization (SIO) organised a protest in front of the vice-chancellor’s office gate at Jamia Millia Islamia Wednesday, March 18, 2015, demanding the restoration of students union at Jamia Millia Islamia. In a written statement, SIO National Secretary Thouseef Madikeri said: “SIO demands in the interest of the University in general and student community in particular that the ...

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Jamia Students Stick Sanitary Pads with Feminist Messages on Campus

In an effort to raise awareness about rape and sexism, a group of Jamia students, who wish to remain anonymous, are sticking sanitary pads with feminist messages on them all across Jamia campus.

In an effort to raise awareness about rape and sexism, a group of Jamia students, who wish to remain anonymous, are sticking sanitary pads with feminist messages on them, all across Jamia campus. Some of the messages read: “Period blood is not impure, your thoughts are.” “Menstruation is natural, rape is not.” “Streets of Delhi belong to women too.” “Rapists ...

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Univ. Teachers Discuss Diminishing Role of Teachers in Education System

National Convention on “Higher Education at Crossroads” held at the Ansari Auditorium, JMI; March 3, 2015 (Photo Courtesy JMI / Jamia Journal)

Critiquing the new liberal ideology that informed higher education system in the country, Prof. Krishna Kumar, an eminent educationist, bemoaned the crisis faced by the university system and said that ‘teacher’ as an ‘idea’ stood compromised. Speaking at the National Convention on “Higher Education at Crossroads” today [March 3, 2015] at Jamia Millia Islamia Prof. Krishna Kumar underlined the foreclosing ...

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Prof. N.R. Farooqi, VC Univ. of Allahabad, Delivers Dr. M. A. Ansari Memorial Lecture

Prof. N. R. Farooqi, Officiating Vice-Chancellor, University of Allahabad, speaking at Edward Saeed hall, Jamia Millia Islamia; Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 (Photo Courtesy JMI / Jamia Journal)

The Department of History and Culture, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, today [Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015] organized the XXXIIIrd Dr. M. A. Ansari Memorial on “An Overview of Ottoman Archival Sources and their Relevance for Medieval Indian History”. The lecture was delivered by Prof. N. R. Farooqi, Officiating Vice-Chancellor, University of Allahabad, at Edward Saeed hall, Jamia Millia Islamia. The lecture ...

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Dept. of Pol. Sci. Conducts Seminar on “Two Decades after Kunan Poshpora”

The Subject Association, Department of Political Science Jamia Millia Islamia organized a seminar on "Two Decades after Kunan Poshpora: State Violence, Legality and Justice" in the FTK-CIT Conference Hall of the varsity on 24th February 2015. The program was chaired by Gautam Navlakha and the panelists included Warisha Farashat, Sukumar Muralidharan, and Uzma Falak; Feb. 24, 2015 (Photo: Mostafa Ahangarha / Jamia Journal)

The Subject Association, Department of Political Science Jamia Millia Islamia organized a seminar on “Two Decades after Kunan Poshpora: State Violence, Legality and Justice” in the FTK-CIT Conference Hall of the varsity on 24th February 2015. Commemorating 24 years of Kunan Poshpora mass rape, the program was chaired by Human Rights activist and journalist, Gautam Navlakha and the panelists included ...

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Jamia Organizes its Maiden ‘Exhibition of Innovators’

“Exhibition of Innovators” in the Polytechnic Park, JMI; Jan. 28, 2015 (Photo: Jamia Journal)

Jamia Millia Islamia added another first to its academic profile – an “Exhibition of Innovators”. Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia inaugurated an “Exhibition of Innovators”  in the Polytechnic Park [on Jan. 28, 2015] that was organized to encourage students and faculty to think on innovative lines for creation of innovative products that could be used by people at ...

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Jamia Annual Techno-Cultural Fest ENCONMIUM XV Begins

The three-day Annual Techno-Cultural Fest “ENCONMIUM XV” was inaugurated by Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia at the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, JMI; Feb. 13, 2015 (Photo courtesy JMI)

The three-day Annual Techno-Cultural Fest “ENCONMIUM XV” was inaugurated today by Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia. The annual festival, organized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Jamia Millia Islamia every year, is the largest techno-fest organized in Jamia Millia Islamia that involves both technological and cultural events. In his inaugural address, the Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia ...

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