Question on government’s face; question mark on Modi

  During campaigning for the 2014 elections, Narendra Modi, as the prime minister candidate of BJP had talked about curbing corruption. With elections won, that too with full majority, now the confidential and inappropriate help of former BCCI chief by two famous and senior ladies of the government has hit a big question mark on … More Question on government’s face; question mark on Modi

China bans Muslims from fasting during Ramadan

China has, once again, banned Ramadan in parts of the far western Xinjiang district for Muslim party members, civil servants, students and teachers. Muslims throughout the district – which is known to have a minority population of Uighurs – have been told not to fast during the Holy Month. The Uighur leader, Dilxat Raxit, sees the … More China bans Muslims from fasting during Ramadan

Net Neutrality

For the past few weeks, social media is full of debates on net neutrality in India. Let us find out more: What is Net Neutrality? The term was coined by Columbia University media law professor Tim Wu in 2003, as an extension of the longstanding concept of a common carrier. According to this concept all … More Net Neutrality

The Victimized Victims

“It is a very disappointing judgement, the judiciary failed to understand the state’s role and shied away” from making the investigating agencies and the state ‘accountable’ said Vrinda Grover over the judgment on Hashimpura massacre case. On march 22, 2015, Tis Hazari Court, Delhi acquitted all the 19 men (three of them have already died) … More The Victimized Victims

PAPER PLANES

September 2014: Abdullah Hall: the campus flooded with the posters of ‘vote, support and dua’, rallies, candidates buzzing around to catch the slightest niche for themselves, students election abuzz, candidates found roaming around with most amiable smiles and godlike magical solutions to all their questions. April 2015: a random room in Abdullah Hall: “suno ye … More PAPER PLANES

“Union For Us And Our Report Card For Them”

The AMU students union for the session 2014-15 was installed on November of 2014. It has been almost 6 months the respective chairs took reins of the union and have been in constant effort to accomplish the agendas they once promised during the election campaigns which were challenging yet aspirational ones. Student un-ions has been … More “Union For Us And Our Report Card For Them”

ABOUT CONNECTINK

Aligarh Muslim University, the land of Shibli and Majaz, the soil of activists and scholars, where literature and creativity is the mode and mood of revolution. Connect-ink in such a Gulistaan is an initiative to create a kind of intellectual discourse among the frontiers of Sir Syed Legacy. The purpose of Connect-Ink is to give … More ABOUT CONNECTINK