Candidature, Electorate and Unions: Future of future and not just of students

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AMU faculty member addressing students at Kennedy House Lawns during Occupy UGC movement on privatisation of higher education . by M F Janawari Appreciate the University that has provisions for some architecture of student unions, in its infrastructure, to empower an elected student body who can exercise student rights seeking fulfillment of their genuine demands…

[पत्र] कुलपति जी, हिन्दी दिवस की शुभकामनाएँ !!

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(मुहम्मद नवेद अशरफ़ी) महोदय, आज चौदह सितम्बर है, अर्थात हिन्दी दिवस. आपको एवम् समस्त अलीगढ़ मुस्लिम विश्विद्यालय परिवार को हिन्दी दिवस की हार्दिक शुभकामनाएँ. मैं आपके विशेष प्रयासों की सराहना करता हूँ जो कि आपने अपने कार्यकाल में अमुवि परिसर में हिन्दी के प्रचार-प्रसार हेतु किये. आपके आगमन से पूर्व सांस्कृतिक शिक्षा केंद्र (सी.ई.सी.), अमुवि…

SAHMAT’s statement on NBT’s decision to revoke reprint of Bipan Chandra’s book

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Recently, National Book Trust (NBT), India has decided to revoke the reprint of Hindi version of historian Bipan Chandra’s book Communalism: A Primer. Here is the official statement of Safdar Hashmi Memorial Trust (SAHMAT) on Trust’s move: SAHMAT Safdar Hashmi Memorial Trust 29, Feroze Shah Road,New Delhi-110001 Telephone- 23381276/ 23070787 e-mail-sahmat8@yahoo.com sahmat.org Date 7.9.2016 Statement…

[Book Review] It is how Gujarat Files appeals to a 20 year boy

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By Mohammad Rafay Qadri Inspired by the character of Manisha Koirala in the Bollywood film Lajja, Rana Ayub decided to disguise as Maithili. Surname Tyagi was also added to give an insight of perplexing Brahmin identity. It was to hide various caste-based statuses in Hindu society and to do dubious proof investigation. For this reason, Maithili…

Expressing Separation: A Mogul and a Nawab | Faizi Noor Ahmad

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Attachment is a part of innate human nature. The adult theory of attachment categorizes it in relationships spanning over friendships, emotional affairs, and romantic relationships and in some cases inanimate objects known as transitional objects. Since antiquity, religious and erudite discourses have dealt vastly with the human folly of attachment; as they term it. Buddhist…