4000 medical PG seats added to streamline medical education: PM Modi

Surat March 8 PTI : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the government has streamlined the medical education field and created 4,000 new post-graduate seats in medical colleges which would resolve the problem of lack of doctors.

“In our country, in the field of health there has always…

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Wary of IIM Bill, B-schools seek National Management University

New Delhi, March 7 :  Apprehensive that the Centre’s move to let IIMs award degrees would jeopardise their prospects, business schools offering a post-graduate diploma in management (PGDM) want the government to ensure a level playing field.

Management educators contend that once parliament passes the Indian Institutes of Management…

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JNU awarded for unrelenting pursuit of excellence: Prez

New Delhi, Mar 7  (PTI) The JNU has won the Visitor’s Award for being the best university in the country because of its “unrelenting pursuit of academic excellence”, President Pranab Mukherjee today said while conferring the honour.

The JNU has been in the news through the last year for…

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SC notice to Centre, CBSE for inclusion of Urdu in NEET

New Delhi March 6 PTI : A plea suggesting making Urdu as a medium for NEET 2017, a common entrance test for admissions in MBBS and BDS courses across the country, on Friday led the Supreme Court to seek responses from the Centre and Medical Council of India (MCI).

“Issue notice…

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Simultaneous economic, political development a challenge: Subramanian

Kolkata, March 4 :  India’s Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian on Saturday said the model of economic and political development at the same time that India has been following is a challenging task.

“India is trying to do both economic and political development at the same time. Believe me, it…

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