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5000 books from Kaifi Azmi’s personal collection donated to Aligarh Muslim University

4 Sep

A personal collection of 5000 books belonging to renowned poet Kaifi Azmi’s books were donated by his family to The Maulana Azad Library at Aligarh Muslim University. The book will kept under a special section called Kaifi Azmis Collection in the library. Kaifi Azmi, a member of  Progressive Writers Movement, was born in Mijwan village in January 1919. He died in 2002.

Maulana Azad Library

Maulana Azad Library, Aligarh Muslim University

The formal event happened in presence of Kaifi’s daughter Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar and Vice Chancellor Lt Gen Zameeruddin Shah.


Times Higher Education ranks TOP-10 institutions in INDIA.

5 Mar

In its latest World Reputation Rankings for 2013, Times Higher Education magazine, (THE) UK, for the first time, has released an India top-10 list.

1st: Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore

2nd:  IIT Bombay

3rd: All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

4th: IIT Kanpur

5th: IIT Delhi

6th: University of Delhi 

 7th: IIT Madras 

8th: IIT Kharagpur

9th: Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh

10th: University of Hyderabad

However, globally, not a single Indian institution has made it to the top 100 of the ‘World Reputation Rankings 2013.’ While Harvard University tops the list, it is followed by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Cambridge, University of Oxford, University of California, Berkeley and Stanford University.

via Times Higher Education ranks top-10 institutions in India – The Times of India.

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