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Aligarh

(əlēgŭr`), city (1991 pop. 480,520), Uttar Pradesh state, N central India. A district administrative headquarters and an important agricultural trade center, it also has a number of processing plants for agricultural goods. It is famous chiefly for Aligarh Muslim university, opened in 1875 as Anglo-Oriental College, which is the leading school for Indian Muslims. The city, whose native name is Koil, has ancient Buddhist remains and many Muslim buildings.

Aligarh

a city in N India, in W Uttar Pradesh, with a famous Muslim university (1920). Pop.: 667 732 (2001)
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Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 24 ( ANI ): An invitation to President Ramnath Kovind for the 65th annual convocation ceremony of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has ruffled some feathers amongst the student union, which has warned against the attendance of any member of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) at the event.
BJP Lok Sabha Member from Aligarh, Satish Kumar Gautam, had written to the Vice-Chancellor demanding stringent action against the student for his Facebook post.
He was addressing the reception held by Aligarh Muslim University Old Boys' Association (AMUOBA) in honour of the renowned scholar and fiction writer Saghir Ifrahim who came from Aligarh and visited Sir Syed University, said a statement on Tuesday.
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While addressing the convocation ceremony of a private university in Aligarh on Saturday, where Saina was also present, Mulayam said: " I want to see her flourishing.
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