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When Delhi Police protected the JMI Campus with Brutality & Force

It's 15th of December when thousands of localites took onto the streets to protest against the NRC and CAA in a display of civil resistance. Little did anyone know, about the Delhi Police that was all prepared to test their brute forces and methods on every strand of Jamia Millia Islamia; students, professors and the… Continue reading When Delhi Police protected the JMI Campus with Brutality & Force

News, Report

JMI gets New Departments as it enters its Centenary Year

Amidst the centenary year celebrations, Jamia Millia Islamia introduces four new departments in its curriculum; hailed as a progressive move by most but some even went to bash the administration for their shortcomings. How Jamia has made its curriculum more inclusive over the years by introducing distinct courses is another interesting fact to check? On… Continue reading JMI gets New Departments as it enters its Centenary Year

Article, The Political Express

Indian Education Industry: An ‘Iso’ 1947:2019 Certified Company

A country of 1.3 billion people that is engaged in producing students in 'robotic' form further constitutes to 20% of India's population and 35% of world's youth and yet the Indian Education System continues to deteriorate and stray away further from the essence of real education. Where every hour, a student commits suicide and 33%… Continue reading Indian Education Industry: An ‘Iso’ 1947:2019 Certified Company

Article, Report

The ID Card Menace at Jamia

New Delhi; They fake it until they make it. In the past three months, from August 2019, the Jamia Millia Islamia administration has seized around 726 invalid student identity cards, which were used or rather misused by outsiders to enter the university campus. Waseem Ahmad Shakeel, Chief Proctor, Jamia Millia Islamia said that, checking for… Continue reading The ID Card Menace at Jamia

Creative writing, Short stories

Twenty-Four Hours

It was 6pm by the clock; the sky was almost dark with clouds when Maya entered her home with a tired face. “Why do you look so dreary?” Maya’s mother asked. Reluctant to reply, she threw her bag away and jumped onto bed with eyes closed. “Maa, seniors also say the same, first year of… Continue reading Twenty-Four Hours

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Castro Cafe Refuses to fill Boy’s Bottle; Boy Loses His Marbles

We have 8 years and 6 months in our Carbon Budget. That means if we keep going on at the rate we are right now, we will finish up all our carbon within 8 years and 6 months. July 31 was our Carbon Offshoot day. That means on the 31st of July this year, we used… Continue reading Castro Cafe Refuses to fill Boy’s Bottle; Boy Loses His Marbles

Article

Plotting Tales of Partition: Friction that Fuels the Fiction

Unbiased at least he was when he arrived on his mission, Having never set eyes on the land he was called to partition Between two peoples fanatically at odds, With their different diets and incompatible gods.” Where W.H. Auden’s Cynical evaluation of Sir Cyril Radcliffe’s division of British India into Independent dominions- India and the… Continue reading Plotting Tales of Partition: Friction that Fuels the Fiction

Movie Review, Reviews

MOVIE REVIEW- THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING

Spawning a biopic that is compact and marrow, is usually tough and its tougher when you’re recreating seventy-two years of a life as great as Stephen Hawking's. Handling the fluctuations of Hawking's life and keeping them raw yet concise is one challenge that director James Marsh has knocked off with utmost efficiency. The movie, is… Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW- THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING

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THE DELHI SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK along with SADBHAV MISSION organises an event on GANDHIAN DOCTRINE AND OTHER CONTEMPORARY ISSUES

L to R - Ex Rajya Sabha MP Shri. Mohammed Adeeb, V.K Tripathi - Founder of SADBHAV MISSION and Advocate Fuizail Ahmad Ayyubi Mahatma Gandhi always talked of self-sufficiency because he knew that his call for purna swaraj would only be answered if the Indian was wholly self-reliant. He knew that this self-reliance could only come… Continue reading THE DELHI SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK along with SADBHAV MISSION organises an event on GANDHIAN DOCTRINE AND OTHER CONTEMPORARY ISSUES

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Suki’s World : A Cartoon Character’s Journey

On 7th February, 2019 the Department of English, Jamia Milia Islamia hosted an extension lecture SUKI’S WORLD: A Cartoon Character’s Journey by the novelist, playwright and comic strip artist Manjula Padmanabhan, conducted in the Seminar Hall of the Department, 11.30 am onwards. It was started off by the Head of Department, Professor Nishat Zaidi where… Continue reading Suki’s World : A Cartoon Character’s Journey