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SC tells TN to crack down on protests against NEET

Posted on September 9th, 2017 in Examination, Supreme Court |

HT Correspondent, September 09, 2017

Source: Hindustan Times

NEWDELHI:Clamping down on protests against the medical entrance examination NEET in Tamil Nadu, Supreme Court of India on Friday directed the state government to arrest protesters and maintain law and order. Read the rest of this entry »

Parents of med students to move Supreme Court

Posted on August 18th, 2017 in Admission, Supreme Court |

HT Correspondent, Aug 18, 2017

Source: Hindustan Times

To ensure that maximum seats in Maharashtra’s medical and dental institutes go to students from the state, parents of medical aspirants are once again planning to approach the Supreme Court.

While the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) plans to surrender all vacant seats from the All India Quota (AIQ) to respective state governments to fill them up, Read the rest of this entry »

Supreme Court says no to compulsory Yoga education in schools

Posted on August 9th, 2017 in Education, Supreme Court |

Amit Anand Choudhary|, Aug 09, 2017

Source: The Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to make Yoga education compulsory in schools saying that it was for the Centre to take a call on such issues.

A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta dismissed a petition filed by an advocate to make Yoga compulsory in schools after Centre opposed the plea. Read the rest of this entry »

DTE to move court to postpone date for declaring CET cut-off list

Posted on July 10th, 2017 in Results, Supreme Court |

ST Correspondent,09 July 2017

Source : Sakal Times

August 14 is too short a time to declare list, says official.

Pune: The Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) will soon file a petition in the Supreme Court (SC) regarding postponing of the date to declare the cut-off list for engineering admissions through the Common Entrance Test (CET), which is scheduled for August 14. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE may move SC against HC’s order on moderation

Posted on May 25th, 2017 in CBSE, High Court, Supreme Court |

Manash Gohain, May 25, 2017,

Source: The Times of India

New Delhi : 1.5Cr Students In Dark, Results May Be Delayed

The fate of at least 1.5 crore school-leaving students hangs in the balance as chaos over moderation of marks grows. Amid indications that CBSE may move the Supreme Court against the Delhi HC order asking it not to do away with the moderation policy this year, several other school boards are likely to delay announcing Class XII results as they wait and watch the developments. Read the rest of this entry »

SC upholds stay on domicile rule for postgrad medical admissions

Posted on May 6th, 2017 in Admission, Supreme Court |

May 06, 2017,

Source: The Times of India

The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the state government’s appeal challenging the Bombay high court’s stay order on its rule and notice making domicile mandatory for admissions to postgraduate (PG) medical courses in the state.Nishant Katneshwarkar, the state government’s standing counsel in the apex court, confirmed the development to TOI when contacted over the phone. Read the rest of this entry »

Consider board results for med, engg seats: SC

Posted on February 4th, 2017 in Admission, Examination, Supreme Court |

AmitAnand Choudhary , Feb 4, 20174

Source: The Times of India

New Delhi : Observing that students face huge pressure to crack entrance exams for admission to medical and engineering colleges, the Supreme Court has asked the government to frame guidelines to do away with the present system of a single test deciding their fate, instead favouring an overall assessment to include performance in the board exam.

A bench of Justices A K Goel and U U Lalit said on Friday that 40% weightage should be given to results of the Std XII board exam and rest for performance in the entrance test while shortlisting candidates for admission to such courses. Read the rest of this entry »

Private engg college staff gets SC relief

Posted on January 10th, 2017 in Private, Supreme Court |

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, Jan 10, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Aurangabad : The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the judgment of the Aurangabad bench of the Bombay high court, directing a private engineering college management, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and the state to ensure that teachers and non-teaching staff get pay according to the sixth pay commission recommendations. Read the rest of this entry »

Thirty-four new private medical colleges get Oversight Committee’s nod

Posted on November 23rd, 2016 in Private, Supreme Court |

PTI, Nov 23, 2016

Source : The Indian Express

The Oversight Committee also approved seven colleges each for private and government, for increase in seats or starting of super speciality courses.

The Supreme Court mandated Oversight Committee on Medical Council of India (MCI) has approved the establishment of 34 new private medical colleges for the current session with certain conditions, Rajya Sabha was told today. Read the rest of this entry »

34 new private medical colleges get Oversight Committee’s nod

Posted on November 23rd, 2016 in Private, Supreme Court |

PTI, Nov 23, 2016

Source: Hindustan Times

The Supreme Court mandated Oversight Committee (OC) on Medical Council of India (MCI) has approved the establishment of 34 new private medical colleges for the current session with certain conditions, Rajya Sabha was told on Tuesday.

The Oversight Committee also approved seven colleges each for private and government, for increase in seats or starting of Super Speciality Courses, Minister of State for Health Faggan Singh Kulaste said in a written reply. Read the rest of this entry »