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Baroness Sayeeda Warsi visits Jamia Millia

Tuesday September 20, 2011 07:59:40 PM, IANS

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New Delhi: Baroness Sayeeda Warsi, the first Asian woman to serve in the British cabinet and co-chair of the Conservative Party, visited her alma mater Jamia Millia Islamia here Monday.

Talking about her "humble" working class background and her rise to a prominent position in British politics, Warsi said: "We should not think in terms of East and West and other such binaries and stereotypes as I am myself a living example of transcending and breaking through such essentialisms."

Warsi, who had an interactive session with the Jamia students, was welcomed by Vice Chancellor Najeeb Jung.


 




 

 

 

 

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