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Is (only) Jamia Nagar ‘bad’ for Women?

Having lived in Jamia Nagar for almost half of my life (nearly 14 years), last week, I was startled to read the heading of an anecdotal piece of writing in Okhlatimes.com, … 1,428 more words

Student's suicide in Jamia Nagar sparks controversy

Sanat Sinha & Tahir Ahmed

When Gulnaaz, a student in a school near Jamia Nagar, jumped from her school building, the students took to the main street of Jamia Nagar to protest. 73 more words


Where I Come From

I am over the moon. I know what they mean now. You’re over the moon when you can’t stay still, you’re that excited. I’ve returned home after almost 5 years of being away. 493 more words

The Coloured Story of Water

On the banks of river Yamuna sits a thirsty land. Jamia Nagar, a clustered colony in the South-East part of Delhi and built majorly on the land reclaimed from the river, faces an acute water crisis. 895 more words

Jamia Nagar Police Station: Junction of readers

New Delhi: August 16, 2013

Mehrin Aslam is a young, 25 year old mother from Neb Sarai, Delhi. She got separated from her husband after two years of her marriage and now lives with her 7 years old daughter. 661 more words

Public Interest

"When Begging Becomes Demand"

New Delhi

What if you are walking on a footpath and a child clings to your legs? You will panic and be surprised. Won’t you? 331 more words

New Delhi

I live in JAMIA NAGAR!

“When people ask me– “Where do I put up?”, I answer Jamia Nagar, and later on I add near Batla house. Quite a few people try to associate Batla House and the Batla House encounter case that happened on 19th September, 2008 against suspected IM.   731 more words