Eligibility

  • Opposition stages walkout from assembly against TET 24-01-2014 10:05 PM

    Opposition members including thatof Congress and NPP on Friday staged a walkout from the state assembly demanding abolition of Rajasthan Teacher EligibilityTest (RTET). During the Question Hour, dissatisfied with EducationMinister K C Saraf's answer, opposition members led by Leaderof Opposition (Congress) Rameshwar Dudi and NationalistPeople's Party Dr K L Meena...
  • CM assures protection of Bhojpuri, Maghi students' interests 20-12-2013 11:20 PM

    Bowing to pressure from both theruling and opposition MLAs in the Jharkhand Assembly which sawnoisy scenes over languages on Friday, the government said itwould look into the issue of whether the rights of studentswriting in Bhojpuri and Maghi languages in teacherseligibility test could be protected. Replying to the House after...
  • Plea filed in SC against medical entrance exam verdict 05-08-2013 07:53 PM

    New Delhi: A petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Monday seeking a review of its judgement scrapping the single common entrance test (NEET) for admissions to MBBS, BDS and post-graduate courses in all medical colleges. The plea filed by NGO 'Sankalp', through lawyer Prashant Bhushan, has sought a...
  • News briefs: Patna University extends hostel allotment date 03-08-2013 11:02 PM

    The final date of hostel allotment for the girls hostel of Patna University has been extended to August 24. The hostel rooms are still being allocated to the senior students. The first year students will be allotted hostel rooms after this. Rooms are allotted in Ganga Hostel, Mother Teresa Hostel,...
  • Don't know if medical entrance order was leaked: Ex-CJI Altamas Kabir 26-07-2013 01:35 PM

    New Delhi: Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir says he is being wrongly indicted by his successor and has demanded an apology for the observations against him on case related to a corporate group. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Justice Kabir hit out at his successor Chief...
  • Will order probe if medical entrance exam verdict was leaked: CJI 22-07-2013 10:35 AM

    New Delhi: The new Chief Justice of India, P Sathasivam, has spoken out on the allegations of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) verdict having been leaked. He has said the court is open to an inquiry. "Nobody will encourage such things, we can't accept it. We are following...
  • NEET: Health Ministry seeks legal opinion to file review petition 19-07-2013 02:39 PM

    New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry has sought legal opinion on whether it can file a review petition on the Supreme Court order quashing common entrance test for admission to MBBS, BDS and post-graduate courses in medical colleges. Top Health Ministry officials on Thursday discussed the Supreme Court order and...
  • FTP: Is it becoming increasingly difficult to become a doctor in India? 18-07-2013 11:50 PM

    The Supreme Court on Thursday quashed the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admissions into all medical and dental colleges. The apex court ruled that the Medical Council of India cannot conduct a unified examination. ...
  • SC quashes common entrance test for admission to medical colleges 18-07-2013 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday quashed the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admissions into all medical and dental colleges. The apex court ruled that the Medical Council of India cannot conduct a unified examination. The bench of Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir, Justices Vikramajeet Sen...
  • Primary education in India needs a fix 03-06-2013 11:01 AM

    When Devanik Saha started teaching in 2011, Nishika was three years behind her grade level. Despite numerous assignments and standardised tests over two academic years, she made only a tiny progress of 0.7 years (about eight-and-a-half months) in maths and 0.5 years (six months) in English. "She was never taught...
  • FTN: SC orders NEET results be declared: Is medical education in a mess in India? 13-05-2013 11:42 PM

    The Supreme Court on Monday directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. ...
  • SC verdict on NEET: What it means for the medical aspirants 13-05-2013 09:02 PM

    The Supreme Court on Monday directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. ...
  • SC verdict on NEET quite unexpected, say medical aspirants 13-05-2013 07:33 PM

    The Supreme Court has ruled that there will be no single entrance exam for PG medical and dental colleges this year. States which didn't conduct their own exams will follow the NEET results, but they are not binding on all states. ...
  • SC tells medical colleges to declare results; NEET voluntary for now 13-05-2013 02:45 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. However, this is only an interim arrangement for this year and a final judgement will be delivered by the Supreme Court in the first week...
  • SC verdict on NEET today, 90,000 medical aspirants wait and watch 13-05-2013 08:53 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday decide the fate of 90,000 medical aspirants after it takes a decision on National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) or the common entrance test for MBBS, Dental and PG medical courses. This comes more than a month after a CNN-IBN sting operation...
  • No SC verdict on NEET yet as medical students wait anxiously 24-04-2013 10:51 AM

    New Delhi: After exposing the rot in medical education, CNN-IBN now turns its focus to the plight of medical students who are caught in the stand-off between private colleges and the government. With the Supreme Court decision on the single entrance exam National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) still pending,...
  • PG medical entrance test: MCI seeks more time from SC 04-04-2013 01:04 PM

    New Delhi: The Medical Council of India (MCI) on Thursday sought more time from the Supreme Court to make a written submission in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) case. The Supreme Court hinted at considering extension of dateline for admission and interim order could be announced in the...
  • Sachin, Dhyan Chand eligible for Bharat Ratna 16-12-2011 09:11 AM

    New Delhi: Sports heroes Sachin Tendulkar and Dhyan Chand are now eligible for the Bharat Ratna as the government has changed the eligibility criteria for the Bharat Ratna to widen its scope. The Bharat Ratna category has been broadened and excellence in all fields of human endeavour is the new...
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