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When Dr. Zakir Husain was almost killed in riots at Jalandhar in August, 1947

(Dr. Zakir Husain (1897-1969) got almost killed in August 1947 at Jalandhar — but for the help he got from

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“The Muslim Problem in India” by CM Naim

(The article was originally published in the ‘Quest’, a bimonthly journal published from Mumbai, in 1972. Author, CM Naim, is

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1962 : When AMU teachers took on Nehru government after attack on the University

It was the year 1961, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in the northern Indian state Uttar Pradesh (UP) was holding Students’

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When Mahatma Gandhi visited Aligarh Muslim University & Jamia Millia Islamia was born

An appeal was made to the Muslim University of Aligarh and the Hindu University of Benares to refuse Government grants and tear to pieces the ‘Charters’ granted them by the Government.

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राजा महेंद्र प्रताप : क्रांतिकारीयों के पहले राष्ट्रापति

राजा महेंद्र प्रताप का जन्म 1 दिसम्बर 1886 को मुरसान के राजा बहादुर घनश्याम सिंह के यहाँ खड्ग सिंह के

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