FANS AWAZ

Time for social distancing, not social boycotting

By Dr Birbal Jha Social distancing is a buzzword doing the round. With the pandemic Covid-19 spreading out to the four winds and one of the preventive measures offered being social distancing, people have begun to look down on those found to be positive with the coronavirus. Sadly Reports are indicative of the social boycott … Continue reading Time for social distancing, not social boycotting

AMU research scholar to attend coveted 70th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting

AMN / Aligarh Mantasha Idrisi, a PhD student from the Department of Chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will meet 70 Nobel Laureates for cross-generational and interdisciplinary exchange at Lindau in Germany. She is among the 660 young scientists and researchers from 101 countries from all over the world and one of the 20 Indian candidates … Continue reading AMU research scholar to attend coveted 70th Lindau Nobel Laureates Meeting

AMU issues advisory amid COVID 19

Aligarh The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has issued an advisory amid COVID 19 (Coronavirus) spread, which has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation, stating that all educational tours outside Aligarh district are postponed till April 15, 2020 and that the matter will be reviewed after two weeks depending on the situation. In … Continue reading AMU issues advisory amid COVID 19

Congress leader Mukul Wasnik Marries at 60

WEB DESK Congress general secretary and former Union Minister Mukul Wasnik married his old friend Raveena Khurana in a private function at a hotel. Several party leaders were present at the ceremony. Those who were present on the occasion include Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and senior Congress leaders Ahmed Patel, Ananad Sharma, Ambika Soni … Continue reading Congress leader Mukul Wasnik Marries at 60

Students Take Out ‘Namaste March’ to Raise Awareness About Coronavirus

AMN / New Delhi A group of students on Saturday took out ‘Namaste March’ to raise awareness about the outbreak of coronavirus, which is currently plaguing the world. The march took place in the Laxmi Nagar area of the national capital to urge people to greet others with ‘Namaste’ to ward off the contagious COVID-19. … Continue reading Students Take Out ‘Namaste March’ to Raise Awareness About Coronavirus

CBSE Allows Students Masks and Hand Sanitiser During Exams

AMN / New Delhi Students appearing for class 10 and 12 board examination will be allowed to carry masks and hand sanitiser in the exam centre in view of coronavirus scare, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced on Wednesday. “Face masks and sanitisers may be carried by students in the examination centre,” CBSE … Continue reading CBSE Allows Students Masks and Hand Sanitiser During Exams

Jamia VC launches Admission Web Portal for session 2020-21

Staff Reporter / New Delhi Jamia Millia Islamia’s Vice-Chancellor Prof. Najma Akhtar today launched Admission Web Portal for receiving application forms and Prospectus for the session 2020-21. Pro Vice Chancellor Prof. Ilyas Husain, Registrar Mr. A P Siddiqui(IPS) , Controller of Examination Dr. Nazim Husain Jafri, Deans of Faculties, teachers and staff members of Controller … Continue reading Jamia VC launches Admission Web Portal for session 2020-21

Jamia student Maryam Siddiqui participates in conference HPAIR Harvard 2020

AMN Maryam Siddiqui, a student of Jamia Millia Islamia, was selected to attend the prestigious Harvard college conference HPAIR Harvard 2020. She attended the conference in the ‘Energy and Environment Sustainability’ track, and reached the top 10 finalists in the UNHCR Impact Challenge, where the participants were expected to provide solutions as UN policymakers for … Continue reading Jamia student Maryam Siddiqui participates in conference HPAIR Harvard 2020

New postgraduate seats in Faculty of Unani Medicine

Aligarh To meet the ever-increasing demand of specialists across the country as well as facilitate the residency programmes, the Faculty of Unani Medicine, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) started four new post graduate courses in Ilaj bit Tadbeer, Munafeual Aza, Amraz-e-Jild-wa-Zohrawiya and Saidla with the intake of four seats each. “In the centenary year, our main … Continue reading New postgraduate seats in Faculty of Unani Medicine

Seer sermon on menstruating women

By MADHU AGRAWAL The reported sermon by Swami Krushnaswarup of Swaminarayan Temple of Bhuj wherein the seer said that menstruating women cooking food will be reborn in next birth as female dogs, while men consuming food cooked by menstruating women will be born as bullocks. If it would hasve been so, then population of non-Hindus … Continue reading Seer sermon on menstruating women

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SPORTS

Covid-19 outbreak: Tokyo Olympics postponed to 2021

AMN Japan's Prime Minister and the head of the International Olympic Committee Shinzo Abe today agreed to ...

Olympics will be postponed due to coronavirus outbreak: IOC member

According to USA Today, veteran International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound said that the 2020 Tokyo Gam ...

Sports administrator BVP Rao resigns from Governing Body of SAI

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Protesting the decision to merge the Special Area Games Scheme ( SAG) with ...

ART & CULTURE

President Kovind confers 61st annual Lalit Kala Akademi awards

AMN President Ram Nath Kovind Wednesday conferred 61st annual Lalit Kala Akademi's awards on 15 artistes a ...

V P asks people to conserve linguistic heritage of India

"Studies by the experts suggest that teaching in mother tongue at the initial stages of education gives impetu ...

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MARQUEE

India, Maldives sign MoUs for establishing Tourism zone 

AMN India and Maldives today signed five MoUs for establishing the Addu Tourism zone in five islands of Add ...

IRCTC to operate Golden Chariot luxury train from March 2020

AMN The Indian Railway Catering And Tourism Corporation, IRCTC, will operate and manage luxury train, Golden ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Filmi Tidbits: Sooryavanshi to be postponed amid Coronavirus

Entertainment Desk Akshay Kumar's Sooryavanshi, directed by Rohit Shetty is set for March 24 release for no ...

Irfan Khan to take health break after Angrezi Medium

Ailing actor Irfan Khan is unlikely to sign any new film in the near future as want health break. Angrezi Medi ...

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CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

COVID-19: US death toll higher than China

US death toll - 3,415 - now larger than China The United States has become the Epicenter of Coronavirus ...

No shortage of medicines in country to combat COVID-19 outbreak: Govt

Staff Reporter / New Delhi Government of India today said that there was no shortage of medicines in the co ...