MEDICAL ENTRANCE EXAM

  • Police announce cash award for arrest of absconding senior IPS officer March 7, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Police Special Task Force (STF) has announced a reward of Rs 3,000 for the arrest of absconding senior IPS officer and suspended Deputy Inspector General (DIG) R K Shivhare who is an accused in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Board Examination (MPPEB) scam. The IPS officer who is an accused in the Pre-Postgraduate (Medical) entrance...
  • Supreme Court agrees to relook its verdict on NEET October 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to have a relook at its judgement scrapping the single common entrance test for admissions to MBBS, BDS and postgraduate courses in all medical colleges which was delivered three months back. The apex court has decided to grant oral hearing to the Centre and...
  • Assam: 10 held for impersonating at medical entrance exams May 19, 2013

    Guwahati: Ten persons were on Sunday arrested for allegedly impersonating as candidates appearing for the Assam Medical College Entrance examinations and writing answer scripts for them, the police said. The police picked them up acting on a tipoff that a group of people, mostly students from Bihar, have arrived in...
  • SC tells medical colleges to declare results; NEET voluntary for now May 13, 2013

    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...
  • No SC verdict on NEET yet as medical students wait anxiously April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: After exposing the rot in medical education, CNNIBN now turns its focus to the plight of medical students who are caught in the standoff between private colleges and the government. With the Supreme Court decision on the single entrance exam National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) still pending,...
  • Mumbai: Medical college students say admissions need monitoring April 4, 2013

    Students of the Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College in Sion, Mumbai say that the sale of seats has been a longstanding scam. ...
  • Medical entrance results: T'puram celebrates May 25, 2012

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Medical Entrance Examination results have brought cheer to the capital district. It became the second district (along with Malappuram) to have more number of candidates in the first 1,000 ranks, with 124 candidates making it to the list.While the district secured one rank in the top ten, it...
  • Medical entrance in India faces a test January 21, 2011

    After years of being plagued by corruption, the process of medical admission in India is now getting a face lift. This is being done by the Medical Council of India (MCI) which is now being headed by a sixmember panel. The new panel was formed after Ketan Desai, who was...
  • SC backs MCI on common MBBS entrance exam December 13, 2010

    New Delhi: Medical Council of India (MCI) on Monday got the go ahead from the Supreme Court for holding a combined entrance test for All India Medical examinations. The apex court said that the MCI can frame rules for holding a combined medical entrance examination and that there was no...
  • MCI favours common test for medical courses June 29, 2010

    New Delhi: Favouring a common entrance test for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in medical colleges across the country, the newlyconstituted Board of Governors of MCI on Tuesday said it has approached the CBSE to work out modalities for introduction of the system from next year. The Board, which was reconstituted after...
  • 13 Munnabhais keep Assam abuzz August 31, 2006

    Guwahati: The Assam government has cancelled the admission of 13 MBBS students, who like the lead character in the movie Munnabhai MBBS, used impersonators to appear for them in the Combined Entrance Examination (CEE). Like actor Sanjay Dutt in the film, the 13 students got admission in a MBBS course by...