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(ˌɑːlɪˈɡɜː; ˌælɪ-)
(Placename) a city in N India, in W Uttar Pradesh, with a famous Muslim university (1920). Pop: 667 732 (2001)


(ˈɑ liˌgʌr, ˈæl əˌgɑr)

a city in W Uttar Pradesh. 480,520.
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During the survey, it was observed that the beggars in Aligarh city were mainly migrants, coming from various parts of the country.
Aligarh is in Utter Pradesh, one of India's richest agriculture states.
Shamsul Hayat is a Reader, in the Department of Botany, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India.
Head of the Daowdi Bohra Jamat Syedna Muffdal Saifuddin was appointed chancellor of Aligarh University (India).
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) alumni in Qatar recently commemorated Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, the pioneer of modern education in India.
MAKING A POINT: Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri, renowned Moroccan educationalist, speaks at the 62nd annual convocation of the Aligarh Muslim University in Aligarh on Thursday.
Degree by the Aligarh Muslim University in India on October 16.
Aligarh: A deadly bacteria variant known as NDM-4, which is also called the "super bug", has been found by the medical researchers at Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College of Aligarh Muslim University from the hospital's sewage.
While a Bank of Baroda branch was robbed in Allahabad, another gang struck at the Canara Bank building in Aligarh.
New Delhi, Oct 9 ( ANI ): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to address two rallies in Aligarh and Rampur on Wednesday.
Born in July 2026 in Rampur, Zakir Ali Khan did his matric from Rampur, BSc from Aligarh in 1945 and BSc Engineering from the same university in 1948.
A COMMEMORATIVE evening to remember Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, the founder of Aligarh Muslim University in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, will be held tomorrow at Marina Club.