Tag Archives: Aligarh Muslim University

Swine Flu Scare Shuts Down Aligarh Muslim university

The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Monday suspended classes till Feb 25, following the death of a girl student recently and seven suspected cases of swine flu coming to light. The university’s affiliated institutions will also remain closed, an official said. To prevent spread of the viral disease, all events like seminars, workshops, meetings of executive council, the AMU Court and ...

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AMU Issue: An ‘Insult to Our Daughters,’ says HRD Minister Smriti Irani

A day after Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah denied the demand of Women’s College students for accessing the University’s central library, Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said that the issue has amounted as an “insult to daughters,” on Monday. The minister said, "There are some reports which hurt you as a woman and ...

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AMU VC Caught Up in Controversy for Imposing Ban on Girls’ Entry to Library

Within a week after the Hollywood actor Aamir Khan said to respect women, stating a real man can bring change with love and not by violence, Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah denied the demand of Women’s College students for accessing the university’s central library on Tuesday. While speaking at the oath taking ceremony of ...

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