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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)
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(ˈɑ liˌgʌr, ˈæl əˌgɑr)

a city in W Uttar Pradesh. 480,520.
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Summary: Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 27 (ANI): Aligarh District Magistrate Chandra Bhushan Singh on Tuesday ordered a magisterial inquiry into Aligarh chartered service plane crash case.
He was the founder of Aligarh movement which was the base of Pakistan movement.
LAHORE -- Model Town Gymkhana and Aligarh Club won their respective matches in the M Siddiq Memorial Cricket Tournament at different grounds here on Tuesday.
ALIGARH -- A Kashmiri student was expelled from the Aligarh Muslim University over an objectionable comment on the Uri attack during a discussion on Facebook.
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.
KARACHI, July 07, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Tributes were paid to Vice-President Aligarh Muslim University Old Boys Association, Brig Qamarussalam Khan, on the award of Gold medal by Tehreek Pakistan Trust at a ceremony held at Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology (SSUET) on Tuesday.
Summary: Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 26 (ANI): The Aligarh local administration on Friday banned religious activities on roads after a group of a right-wing organisation allegedly started the practice of chanting Maha Aarti on every Tuesday and Saturday.
Rizvi while speaking at a reception hosted by Aligarh Muslim University Old Boys Association (AMUOBA) in honour of Dr.
KARACHI, March 07, 2010 (Balochistan Times): The students passing out from Aligarh Muslim University have spread the rays of the candle lit by Sir Syed Ahmed Khan because they believe that no progress is possible in any field of life without promoting the cause of education.
Summary: Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 21 (ANI): A bike-borne assailant robbed a petrol pump staff of Rs 2500 at gunpoint in Aligarh's Jawan area.