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Jamia Celebrates ‘Rashtriya Ekta Divas’

Jamia Millia Islamia commemorated the Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’ on ‘Rashtriya Ekta Divas’ on Oct. 31, 2014 (Photo Courtesy JMI)

On the occassion of ‘Rashtriya Ekta Divas’ to commemorate the Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’, Jamia Millia Islamia conducted the following activities on the campus. SCHOOL SECTOR Rashtriya Ekta Divas Pledge A Presentation on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel A Run for Unity Poster Competition on Unity, Integrity and Security  The event at School was organized in collaboration with NCC and ...

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Former Governor of Jharkhand Prabhat Kumar Delivers Lecture at Jamia on National Unity Day

Former Governor of Jharkhand, Prabhat Kumar Delivers Lecture at Jamia Millia Islamia on National Unity Day; Oct. 31, 2014 (Photo Courtesy JMI)

Delivering a Lecture on “Governance and Leadership” in Jamia Millia Islamia to commemorate the Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel which is being observed as ‘Rashtriya Ekta Divas’ all over the country, Shri Prabhat Kumar, former Governor of Jharkhand and Ex-Cabinet Secretary observed that contemporary governance that was done through the instrumentation of bureaucracy was bereft of ideals envisioned by ...

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Mahmood Farooqui and Darain Shahidi Present Dastangoi at Jamia

Mahmood Farooqui and Darain Shahidi Dastangoi

Renowned Dastangoes Mahmood Farooqui and Darain Shahidi presented Dastangoi as part of the 94th Foundation Day Celebrations. Dastangoi is a 16th century oral story-telling art form which was revived in 2005 by Mahmood Farooqui along with his aides. The Dastangoi presentation that lasted for two hours mesmerized the audience with its eclecticism and narrative depth. One of the oral narratives ...

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Jamia Celebrates its 94th Foundation Day

Dr. Karan Singh, Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) applauded Jamia Millia Islamia for carrying forward the vision of its founding fathers by committing itself to the promotion of education informed by a healthy balance of traditional and modern ethos. Singling out some academic centres for commendation, he observed that they address the challenges of the contemporary world that was marked ...

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Exhibit of Photos Taken at Nairobi National Park, Kenya

Kenya Photo Exhibit - MFH Gallery - 16 Sept 2014 - Shahbaz Khan

An exhibition of photographs taken by Prof. Ghazanfar Zaidi, Faculty of Fine Arts on his trip to the Nairobi National Park, Kenya were displayed at the M.F. Hussain Art Gallery, JMI from 15 to 20 Sept. 2014. All  photos of the exhibit were clicked by Shahbaz Khan, student of MCRC P.G. Diploma in Still Photography & Visual Communication. Photo Gallery: ...

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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Dept. of Social Work Students Clean Their Entire Department

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Jamia Millia Islamia

President Pranab Mukherjee in his address to the Parliament in June 2014, said: “For ensuring hygiene, waste management and sanitation across the nation, a Swachh Bharat Mission will be launched. This will be our tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary to be celebrated in the year 2019.” “Emphasising ‘Clean India’ on 15th August 2014 in his Independence ...

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Jamia Administers Cleanliness Oath on Gandhi Jayanti

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan

[Following is an official Jamia press release dated Oct. 2, 2014] Jamia Millia Islamia has given an innovative thrust to the Clean India Drive by administering Cleanliness Oath (Swachhta Shapath) to the University’s faculty members, students and staff to sustain cleanliness drive on the campus and create a habit and culture of cleanliness to make India litter-free. Addressing a gathering ...

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Freshers’ Party 2014: Centre for European and Latin American Studies

French language students of the Centre for European and Latin American Studies (CELAS), Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) organized a fresher’s party on Saturday 6 September, 2014 at Nelson Mandela House, Mujeeb Bagh, JMI. It was like a déjà-vu for students of Advanced Diploma and Diploma in French who organized the party to welcome the new entrants and to get to ...

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Campus Companion Releases its Fifth Issue

[Following is a press release from Campus Companion.] After a long summer vacation and Eid celebrations, Campus Companion today, Monday, released the 5th issue (September) of the magazine here at Gulistan-e-Ghalib, Jamia Millia Islamia after its last release in April 2014. “Moving ahead in its progress, Campus Companion has launched four different clubs for all round development of students and ...

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