Tag Archives: Jamia Millia Islamia

Army to prioritise de-radicalisation of Kashmir youth along with counter-terror operations, says senior official

WordForPeace.com New-age militants, including those from Ansar Ghazwat ul Hind of former Hizb commander Zakir Musa, have openly favoured pan-Islamism over nationalist goals, seeking “martyrdom or imposition of sharia” and declared jihad against not only India but “apostate” Pakistan too. New Delhi: With the Kashmir Valley enveloped by rising violence, the Indian Army on Friday said it would prioritise bringing …

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Press release from Jamia Millia Islamia-JMI confers its highest honour Ímtiaz-e-Jamia’ on Hotmail founder Sabeer Bhatia

WordForPeace.com  Founder of Hotmail, renowned entrepreneur and innovator, Sabeer Bhatia was conferred with Jamia Millia Islamia’s highest award, ‘Ímtiaz-e-Jamia’ for his ‘outstanding contributions to public service and for technological innovation for the benefit of the society.  US-based, Mr Bhatia, 50, was presented with a plaque with the citation and a shawl by Vice-Chancellor, Prof Talat Ahmad at an impressive function …

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What is the achievement for a writer? لکھنے والے کی کامیابی کیا ہے؟

WordForPeace.com By Md. Alamullah, Jamia Millia Islamia  محمد علم اللہ جامعہ ملیہ، دہلی تقریبا ایک سال پہلے کی بات ہے۔ معروف پاکستانی ادیب نعیم بیگ صاحب نے اردو پروگریسیو رائٹنگ فیس بک پیج پرتمام لکھنے والوں سے ایک سوال کیا تھا، کہ وہ کیوں لکھتے ہیں؟ ایک بڑے لکھاری یا ادیب کے پاس تو اس سوال کا جواب دینے کے …

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Inauguration of J&K Hostel at JMI by Honourable Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh

WordForPeace.com  Honourable Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh has kindly consented to inaugurate the newly constructed J&K Hostel for girls at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. Hon’ble Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Ms Mehbooba Mufti will be the Guest of Honour at the function along with Hon’ble Minister for Education, J&K Govt, Shri Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari. Vice-Chancellor, JMI, Prof …

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JMI ranked among top 1000 institutions worldwide

By WordForPeace Correspondent Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) has for the first time made it to the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World University Ranking 2018. The university has been ranked 801-1000 this year out of 1102 institutions worldwide.  Teaching was found to be the strongest pillar while making the assessment for JMI. The World University Rankings are generated from five …

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JMI celebrates international Yoga Day 2017

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By WordForPeace.com Correspondent   A large number of students, faculty members and officials of Jamia Millia Islamia today performed Yoga to mark the International Yoga Day 2017 being commemorated throughout the country. The event was organised at various faculties, departments and hostels of the university.   The main event was held at the university’s MAK Pataudi Sports Complex early in …

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Religious Minorities in Western Asia: A Historical Perspective

By WordForPeace.com The Centre for Comparative Religions and Civilizations (CCRC), Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is organizing MHRD-Global Initiative of Academic Network (GIAN) Course on Religious Minorities in Western Asia: A Historical Perspective from January 30, 2017 to February 4, 2017. TheInaugural programmeof the GIAN course is scheduled to be held onJanuary 30, 2017at10.00 a.m. atTagore Hall, Dayar-I Mir Taqi Mir …

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Probing Non-violence: A Dialectical Approach

By WordForPeace.com A Seminar on Probing Non-violence: A Dialectical Approach was today held at the Department of Biosciences, Jamia Millia Islamia in collaboration the Society of Scientists & Technologists for Non violent World Order. Five speakers elaborated on the definition and categories of violence and the various definitions of non violence ranging from Gandhian philosophy of achieving peace to the …

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JMI organises a two-day International Conference on Teacher Education

Faculty of Education, Jamia Millia Islamia is organising a two-day International Conference on Teacher Education: Challenges, Opportunities and Strategies from Dec 7-8, 2016. The conference attempts to engage with reflective practices in teacher education in a holistic manner as one continuum from school to university. Also, it hopes to suggest ways to strengthen the practical experiences in classrooms and schools, …

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U.S. Ambassador talks on Indo-American relations in Jamia Millia Islamia

WordForPeace.com H. E.RichardRVerma, U.S. Ambassador to India addressed the faculty and students of Jamia Millia India saying that, Jamia embodies the very best of India and its alumni have made countless contributions to academia, business, media, and many other fields. I understand Shah Rukh Khan even studied here for a time so your reputation as a celebrity university is quite …

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