Firoz Khan

Amarrass Nights in Delhi: Songs from the Indian landscape

Amarrass Nights began in 2012 at The Lodi hotel in New Delhi with the aim to give a platform to little-known or unknown artistes.

published on : 11th January 2020

HRD Minister assures BHU professor Firoz Khan will continue to teach in Sanskrit department

Amid protests, Firoz Khan had reportedly joined Arts faculty of the varsity on Tuesday.

published on : 12th December 2019

BHU students end stir as Muslim professor Firoz Khan quits

Kaushalendra Pandey, Dean, issued a formal notification stating that Firoz Khan had resigned and he urged students to return to their classes.

published on : 10th December 2019

BHU professor Firoz Khan resigns from BHU's SVDV department, joins Arts Faculty

Students, mostly from the ABVP, were protesting against Khan's appointment. They said only a Hindu can teach Sanskrit at the university in Varanasi.

published on : 10th December 2019

BHU row: Ball in Professor Firoz Khan's court as he clears two other interviews

Prof Khan had appeared in the interviews on November 29 and December 4, respectively for the assistant professor’s post in both departments.

published on : 8th December 2019

Banaras Hindu University committee likely to rake up Prof Firoz Khan’s appointment on December 7

Khan is likely to appear in another interview for the same post in Sanskrit department under Arts faculty on December 4.

published on : 2nd December 2019

'Firoz mastered language of Gods': Here's what Muslims who teach Sanskrit and Yoga feel about BHU row

Hurt by the hullabaloo at the Benaras Hindu University over Professor Firoz Khan’s appointment as a Sanskrit teacher, Muslims who teach Sanskrit and yoga feel the protests are a disservice to the idea

published on : 25th November 2019

Amid BHU row, another post opens up for Sanskrit Professor Firoz Khan

Prof Khan had applied for the post of assistant professor of Sanskrit in Ayurveda department of IMS and now his name tops the list of merit holders who would be interviewed on November 29.

published on : 24th November 2019

Protests over Muslim Sanskrit prof at BHU may end if he clears job interview next week 

Prof Khan had applied for the post of assistant professor of Sanskrit in the Ayurveda department of the IMS and now his name tops the list of merit holders who will be interviewed on November 29.

published on : 23rd November 2019

Muslim teacher appointment row: BHU Sanskrit dept calls off protests for 10 days

The protesting students, however, claimed that they would boycott the classes and the exams till then.

published on : 22nd November 2019

BHU row: Locals vouch for sanskar of Muslim professor Firoz Khan

We never felt they are Muslims or we are Hindus as we all jointly celebrate Diwali or Eid. We have lived together for generations and Firoz and his brothers are like our own children.

published on : 22nd November 2019

BHU Sanskrit teacher row: SVDV faculty opens amid protests, students refuse to join classes

The protesting students have threatened to move court even as Professor Firoz Khan offers to talk to them personally.

published on : 21st November 2019

Hurt by BHU students protests, Sanskrit Prof Firoz Khan leaves Varanasi

The protestors are claiming that the appointment of a non-Hindu teacher was against the tenets of the university set up by Mahamana Malviya.

published on : 20th November 2019

Teaching Sanskrit has nothing to do with religion: BHU prof Firoz Khan amid student protests

After being appointed around a fortnight ago on November 5, 2019 as assistant professor, Firoz Khan had gone into hiding switching off his mobile phone. 

published on : 19th November 2019

Protests in Banaras Hindu University over Muslim professor's appointment

The protestors said that despite knowing all these facts, a 'non-Hindu' has been appointed, which seems to be a conspiracy.

published on : 8th November 2019