Tag: Neet Exam

NEET UG Exam 2020
Aadhaar not mandatory for CBSE, UGC, NEET exams anymore: SC

New Delhi: In a major development, upholding the Constitutional validity of Aadhaar, the Supreme Court said that Aadhaar must not be made compulsory for school admissions and the school administration too, cannot make it mandatory. The Supreme Court also observed that Aadhaar is not mandatory for UGC, NEET & CBSE examinations. The biometric data shall […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021
CBSE NEET exam: New norms on question papers from 2019

New Delhi: The Centre would be taking affidavits from state governments on accuracy of translated NEET question papers from the next year, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday. 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 an […]

  • Thursday, 03 June 2021
NEET 2019: Rajasthan's Nalin Khandelwal Topper; Boys Take First Six Ranks

New Delhi: Boys outshone girls in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) results announced on Wednesday, bagging the top six slots. Nalin Khandelwal from Rajasthan topped the exam, conducted for admissions to MBBS and BDS programmes offered at medical and dental colleges that are approved by the Medical Council of India, scoring 701 out […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Tamil Nadu parties again demand scrapping of NEET

Chennai: Expressing their grief over the suicide of two girls who had scored low marks in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), leaders of various political parties in Tamil Nadu on Thursday reiterated their demand for scrapping the entrance test. Two teenage girls from the state committed suicide after scoring low marks in the NEET exam, […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Odisha teacher helps underprivileged students to realise dreams

Bhubaneswar: Inspired by Anand Kumar’s famed Super 30 in Patna, Ajay Bahadur Singh has been imparting free medical education to underprivileged students in Odisha, and now his initiative is bearing results. Some 14 underprivileged students of Odisha have cleared the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), a national-level single entrance test for medical courses, thanks to the […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
NEET Exemption Rejection Results Uproar In LS

New Delhi: The DMK on Monday slammed the Centre for rejecting two resolutions passed by the Tamil Nadu Assembly seeking exemption to state students from writing the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET). DMK members walked out of the Lok Sabha when the government did not respond. DMK’s T.R. Balu raised the issue during Zero […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
NEET Exam: Big News For MBBS UG & PG Students! NMC Bill Approved By Cabinet

New Delhi: In a major development, the Union Cabinet today approved the National Medical Commission Bill, 2019, which provides for setting up of a National Medical Commission in place of the Medical Council of India (MCI) and repeal of the Indian Medical Council Act 1956. The salient features have been provided below: The Common final […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
A La Super 30, Zindagi Prog Giving Wings To Aspiring Odisha Medicos From Poor Families

Bhubaneswar: A noble initiative in Odisha akin to famed Super 30 experiment of the mathematician Anand Kumar, is giving wings to wards of humble vegetable sellers, fishermen and marginal farmers crack NEET exam to qualify for admission in medical colleges. The benign effort has been made by a non-governmental organisation through the project “Zindagi”. The […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
MBBS Admission In AIIMS, JIPMER Only Through NEET From 2020

New Delhi: Admission to MBBS courses in medical colleges across the country including JIPMER and all the AIIMS will be through the common national entrance test NEET from 2020, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan announced on Friday. Currently, admissions to all medical colleges except AIIMS and JIPMER (Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education and Research) […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
NEET Counselling 2019: Rs 192 Crore Earning For Govt

Bhopal: The Central government earned more than Rs 192 crore through counselling for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) in 2019, according to information received under the RTI. The NEET is held for admission to MBBS, BDS and other such courses in medical colleges. Those who clear the written entrance exam are called for […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
NGO Assists Meritorious Medical Aspirants From Poor Background To Prepare For NEET Exam In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Meritorious students hailing from poor sections of the society in Odisha have been provided smartphones to help them attend online classes during coronavirus-induced lockdown to sustain their focus on the NEET exam scheduled on July 26 for admission in medical colleges. These wards of humble vegetable sellers, fishermen and marginal farmers are students of […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
JEE-NEET 2020: Odisha To Provide Free Transportation, Accommodation To Candidates

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Friday announced that it will provide free transportation and accommodation facilities for the candidates from the State who will appear in the upcoming JEE (Mains) Examination from September 1 to September 6. Odisha Chief Secretary, Asit Tripathy today informed that nearly 37,000 students from the State will take the upcoming JEE […]

  • Tuesday, 13 April 2021
NEET UG 2020 Exam Postponement Petition Declined

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to entertain fresh petitions to seek postponement of NEET (UG) 2020 for admissions to undergraduate medical and dental courses, slated to be held on September 13. A bench comprising Justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash Reddy and MR Shah said that it not inclined to examine the matter […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
NEET UG Exam: ECoR To Run 4 Special Trains For Students In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to run special trains in Odisha in view of the NEET UG exam which is all set to be held on September 13. The ECoR will run the special train tomorrow (September 12). Check The Special Trains For The NEET UG Exam 2020: 1. Khariar Road to […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021
NEET 2020: COVID-19 Symptomatic Students Can Appear For Exam

Bhubaneswar: The COVID-19 symptomatic candidates have been permitted to appear for the NEET UG exam 2020. As per the latest development, a COVID symptomatic aspirant can now appear for the NEET exam in isolation centre. Informing about the arrangements made in Odisha for the annual exam, NEET Odisha Convenor Palli Pattnaik said that the invigilators […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021