NEET 2018: States to give affidavit on translated papers, says Minister

New Delhi: The government of India would be taking affidavits from state governments on the accuracy of translated NEET question papers from the next year, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said. The National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education for admission to MBBS/BDS courses. Javadekar was responding to […]

TN govt opposes Centre’s decision to conduct NEET twice a year

Coimbatore/Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government today opposed the Centre’s decision to conduct NEET twice a year, while the opposition DMK slammed Union government for “creating confusion” over the exam for entry into medical colleges. School Education Minister K A Sengottaiyan said the state’s stand was the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) should be conducted only once […]

Dooru student tops NEET exam in JK

Over 200 students from CM’s Super-50 coaching centres qualify recently held NEET exam Srinagar: A student Furqaan Ashraf of Boys Higher Secondary School, Dooru has topped the recently held NEET examination in JK by securing 597 marks. The Department organised a felicitation ceremony for him and other qualifiers. Director School Education Kashmir (DESK) Itoo participated […]

Students will not have to travel outside home state for NEET next year

CHENNAI: Government of India on Thursday said students would not have to travel outside their state for appearing in NEET from next year as more centres would be set up based on the requirement. “Next year, students travelling to other parts of the country would not happen,” Human Resources Development Minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters […]

Kept away from smartphones during preps: JEE qualifier from Kashmir

NEW DELHI: Nineteen-year-old Mohammad Ali from Kargil says he kept himself away from smartphones for nearly a year while preparing for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) as he did not want to get distracted from his goal. The self-restraint paid off as Ali cleared the IIT JEE Advanced examination, the results of which were declared […]

Law min for national-level test to recruit judges

Law min for national-level test to recruit judges

New Delhi: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today pitched for a national-level entrance test for “talent infusion” into the subordinate judiciary. But at the same time, he made it clear that he was not rooting for a national-level judicial service on the lines of the all-India services such as the Indian Administrative Service and Indian […]