Entrance Test

  • Students were asked to remove bracelet, kripan to take test, say parents 20-08-2013 02:55 AM

    Parents of some Sikh students have alleged that their children were asked to remove religious symbols like kirpan and kada (bracelet) to gain entry at some centres in Chandigarh for the PGIMER entrance test. The candidates, who also included girls, were later allowed to take the test yesterday and were...
  • 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...
  • CAT 2013 registration begins today; exams to be conducted over 20 days 05-08-2013 11:45 AM

    New Delhi: The Indian Institutes of Management opened the registration window of the Common Entrance Test (CAT 2013) on Monday. The registration window will be open from August 5 to September 26, 2013. This year the CAT aspirants can also buy vouchers online directly from IIMs. CAT 2013 will be...
  • 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...
  • Govt to file review petition on SC order on NEET 19-07-2013 08:56 PM

    The government will ask for a review of the Supreme Court order quashing the common medical entrance test. Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said the court should have provided an alternative. ...
  • 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 NEET for medical courses, Health Minister upset 18-07-2013 09:19 PM

    New Delhi: It's been a nerve-wracking wait for over eight lakh medical aspirants out of whom seven lakh were hoping to get one of the 31,000 MBBS seats available in the country. But the Supreme Court's verdict has shattered their dreams of sitting for only one entrance test - the...
  • 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...
  • 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,...
  • Medical seats for sale: Is there a conspiracy of silence? 04-04-2013 11:57 PM

    A CNN-IBN sting operation exposed how medical seats are being sold in black to the highest bidder by private medical colleges in three states. ...
  • Will urge MCI to act: Health Minister on medical seats sale 04-04-2013 02:31 PM

    New Delhi: Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday said he would ask the Medical Council of India (MCI) to act against PG medical colleges, which have been accepting money to book seats for students even before the medical entrance exam results were declared. His statement came a day...
  • 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...
  • Pvt medical colleges sell seats; Govt must act now, say doctors 04-04-2013 08:06 AM

    New Delhi: India's top doctors have demanded that the government steps in and acts immediately to check the shocking contempt of law displayed by administrators of private medical and dental colleges. This came after a CNN-IBN sting operation exposed how PG medical college seats are on sale with some being...
  • Scrap medical entrance test: Karunanidhi to Centre 21-10-2012 07:59 PM

    Chennai: Opposing the proposed National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for medical courses, DMK, a key ally of UPA, on Sunday sought the Centre's immediate intervention to abolish the system of entrance test. "There are reports that the Centre proposed to conduct entrance test for medical education. The Central Government should...
  • FTN: Should the IITs be totally independent from the govt?

    Tonight at 10 pm CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, Should the IITs be totally independent from the govt? Have...
  • CAT 2011: Tips for Verbal 12-10-2011 01:45 PM

    Chennai: With just over two weeks to go before the CAT test starts, many a candidate would be striving hard to ensure that they get the most out of this shot at success. With CAT now becoming a two-section paper with one section of English and Reasoning, the importance of...
  • CAT 2011: Last Minute Tips for QA and DI 05-10-2011 01:48 PM

    CAT 2011 is finally here " with less than a month left for the most important MBA entrance exam, it is extremely critical that the students remain calm, composed and focussed. And no matter what format CAT may follow, ultimately students with sound knowledge, good selection and accuracy will do...
  • CET planned for bank jobs from next year 08-12-2010 06:21 PM

    Mumbai: In good news for public sector bank jobs aspirants and their prospective employers, there will be a common all-India entrance test from next year with an aim to reduce time and hassles in the recruitment process. The recruitment process, beginning from the advertisement to examination and interview stage to...
  • Jammu: Impersonator at entrance test nabbed, jailed 19-07-2009 11:19 PM

    Duo nailed as boy who was to pay for proxy appearance made mistakes. ...
  • TN scraps Common Entrance Tests 07-12-2006 07:18 PM

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