Education for Peace

JMI improved its ranking in 2019 Times Higher Education Emerging University Rankings

Jamia Millia Islamia ranked 187 in the 2019 Times Higher Education Emerging University Rankings. The university has improved its ranking as it was placed in the band of 201-250 in Times Higher Education Emerging University Rankings last year. The Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings 2019 includes only institutions in countries classified by the FTSE as “advanced emerging, “secondary …

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Fifty students coached at Jamia Millia Islamia cleared UPSC Mains Examination

50 students who were given coaching and training by Residential Coaching Academy (RCA), JMI have cleared Civil Services Main Examination 2018. These successful candidates have been called for Personality Test/Interview from 4th February 2019 by UPSC. RCA is providing regular classes, series of tests (both objective and subjective type), Special Lectures by Experts, Group Discussions, Mock Interviews, 24×7 library and …

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India’s young Muslims are taking the IAS, IPS route to get a share of power

Despite being almost 15% of population, Muslims have been underrepresented in the civil services. But Muslim officers insist the system is fair to them. New Delhi: A few months ago, 24-year-old Tayyab Pathan moved to Delhi from Marathwada in Maharashtra to prepare for the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) exam. A bright mechanical engineer, Pathan got a cushy college placement, but …

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Interfaith Kindness, the Way to Inter-Community Harmony

By Mesha The other day, I was waiting to get a vehicle to go to ‘my’ place of worship when an autorickshaw came my way. The driver wore a telltale Muslim-style cap. I told the driver the name of the locality where I wanted to go. He asked for more details and I mentioned the name of ‘my’ place of worship. …

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True meaning of obedience to Prophet Muhammad (pbhu): Dr Tahir­-ul-Qadri-Word For Peace

By Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Tahir­-ul-Qadri The Prophet (SAW) turned his face towards the Ka’abah. The direction of prayer was fixed according to the wish of the Prophet (SAW), which makes it evident that the pleasure of the Prophet Muhammad (SAW) is certainly the pleasure of Allah (SWT). This concept is further elaborated when in the Quran it is stated: Allah along with His Messenger (SAW) has a …

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Pope Francis prays for victims of synagogue shooting

By Christopher Wells At the Angelus on Sunday, Pope Francis expressed his closeness to the city of Pittsburgh, USA, and especially to the Jewish community there. Eleven people were killed, and several others were wounded, on in a shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in the neighbourhood of Squirrel Hill. A suspect was taken into custody after the attack. …

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