MEDICAL ENTRANCE TEST

  • MP CM files defamation case against Congress leader over PMT scam allegations June 24, 2014

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has filed a defamation case against Congress spokesperson KK Mishra for alleging the role of his family in the PreMedical Entrance Test scam. He had earlier rejected the allegation that his family members are involved in the scam saying that there is...
  • PMT scam: MP CM rejects Congress's allegations of his family's involvement June 23, 2014

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has rejected the Congress's allegation that his family members are involved in the Premedical entrance test scam. He has said that there is no proof that his family benefitted from the scam. "Do they not attempt any fact checking before carrying out such...
  • MP PMT scam gets bigger, 500 arrested including students, parents June 20, 2014

    Bhopal: Another 65 students have been arrested in connection with the Premedical entrance test recruitment scam in Madhya Pradesh. The Special Task Force has arrested a total of 500 people including parents for seeking admission in various government medical colleges through unfair means. A total of 1,100 medical students had...
  • MP Police arrests 14 students in premedical entrance exam scam June 19, 2014

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Police has made several arrests in connection with an alleged scam in premedical entrance exams. The Special Task Force has arrested 14 students so far on charges of taking admission in various government medical colleges through unfair means. The STF is examining 450 other students whose...
  • IPS officer RK Shivhare accused in medical entrance test scam sent to jail April 26, 2014

    Suspended IPS officer R K Shivhare, an accused in the PrePG Test for admission in PostGraduate medical courses besides the police recruitment scam in Madhya Pradesh, was sent to jail by a courting Bhopal after his police remand ended. Shivhare surrendered before the Special Task Force (STF) on April 21 and...
  • Govt to file review petition on SC order on NEET July 19, 2013

    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. ...
  • FTN: SC orders NEET results be declared: Is medical education in a mess in India? May 13, 2013

    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 May 13, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Monday directed medical colleges to declare all pending Post Graduate results, which were stayed by the December 13, 2012, order. ...
  • Medical seats for sale: Is there a conspiracy of silence? April 4, 2013

    A CNNIBN 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 April 4, 2013

    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...
  • Pvt medical colleges sell seats; Govt must act now, say doctors April 4, 2013

    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 CNNIBN sting operation exposed how PG medical college seats are on sale with some being...
  • Scrap medical entrance test: Karunanidhi to Centre October 21, 2012

    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 intervene...
  • Single PG medical entrance test from 2013 September 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Admission to all postgraduate courses in medical colleges across India from next year will be through a common entrance test to be conducted by National Board of Examination from November 23 to December 6, 2012. The test will be applicable for PG seats of all the 350 medical colleges...