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Bihar: IAS officer issues apology after snapping at student for asking about sanitary napkins

Ensuring action in the matter, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar also called a meeting and said that they are helping women and monitoring everything

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NEET PG Counselling: DGHS says withdrawal of results will not affect counselling schedule 

The MCC has also withdrawn seats of two institutes from the seat matrix of Round I of the NEET PG counselling 2022  

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NEET PG Counselling: Resident doctors condemn withdrawal of counselling results, seek rectification 

The MCC, in a notice issued on its official website on September 28, said that the decision was being taken "in larger public interest"

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Allahabad University to hold talks with protesting students on fee hike today, September 29 

During a protest against the fee hike on September 27, the students dug a five-foot deep pit on the campus and threatened to bury themselves

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NEET PG Counselling: MCC withdraws two institutes from seat matrix of Round I counselling 

The MCC had earlier announced that it will be withdrawing the provisional results for the first round of counselling that was posted on September 27

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Private Nursing colleges functioning without official nod: Madhya Pradesh HC asks for CBI probe

These colleges had moved the HC last year, seeking help to get their institutes recognised from competent authorities

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CFI to challenge PFI ban in court, calls it "undemocratic and anti-constitutional"

CFI rejected the allegations against it in connection with PFI and termed them "baseless and fabricated"

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IIT Hyderabad will launch an introductory Sanskrit certificate course called Prathama-Diksha in October

The course being conducted in an offline mode is open to all students, faculty, staff, family of faculty/staff, and even those who aren't part of the varsity  

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DU admissions 2022: Students to mandatorily register on Academic Bank of Credit portal from this year 

The portal provides credit mobility which can help a student to redeem credit that he or she has earned in different universities to get a certificate diploma and degree accordingly

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#WhatTheFAQ: Who is Lt Gen Anil Chauhan, India's new Chief of Defence Staff? What's special about his appointment?

Congratulations have been pouring in from across India for the new CDS. Here's all you need to know about the person and the post

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NIT Hamirpur and IIT Mandi sign MoU on research and academic workshops

This agreement will enhance the quality of students at the two institutes, said NIT-Hamirpur Registrar Prof Vinod Kumar

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No further delay or technical issues in the way of NEET PG Counselling 2022: DGHS assures FAIMA

MCC issued a notice on September 28 withdrawing the NEET PG 2022 Round 1 counselling seats which has upset students

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NExT exam mostly by September 2024, gov't invokes NMC Act provision and extends time limit to conduct exam

According to the NMC Act, the commission has to conduct a common final year undergraduate medical examination, NExT, within three years of it coming into force

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Rank list for MBBS, BDS admissions to be out in two or three days, says TN Health Minister Ma Subramanian

From September 22 to 27, Tuesday, 21,183 online applications were downloaded for admission to MBBS and BDS courses

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West Bengal: Board starts WBJEE 2022 counselling registrations through JEE Main scores

Candidates have time till October 10 for choice filling and till October 11 for choice locking

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INI-CET cancelled by AIIMS Delhi; students file plea in Supreme Court against the move

The students approached FAIMA and the association, in turn, met the newly appointed Director of AIIMS Delhi in this regard

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Bihar: Controversy sparks after IAS officer snaps back at student for asking about sanitary napkins

"Tomorrow you will say the government can give jeans pants too...you expect the government to give you family planning methods, and condoms," she said

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Jadavpur University prof allegedly sexually harassed students for years; formal complaint filed. Officials, students speak up

The students of the Architecture Department together have written a formal complaint to the Pro-VC of the university against the alleged professor, Dr Shivashish Bose

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Telangana: TSCHE will announce TS ECET 2022 final seat allotment results today, September 29

After the announcement of seat allotment, candidates have to pay the tuition fees and self-report for admission from September 29 to October 7

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BHU: Row erupts over question in MA History exam about Gyanvapi mosque - Adi Vishweshwar Temple

This led to a new row where protestors, mainly students, claim that the question is biased toward the Hindu side in the dispute

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Maharashtra: Senior gov't official, professor, two others detained for taking bribe from student

The ACB officials recovered Rs 3,15,000 cash from those detained, which they had collected from 11 students

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CUET PG 2022 application correction window opens today, September 29

The exam was conducted from September 1 to 12, 2022 for admission to the PG courses offered by the participating institutes

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Caste system explained in Class VI CBSE textbook invites criticism. Board issues clarification

The CBSE was criticised on social media for poisoning the minds of young children through the text on the caste system after the picture from the textbook went viral

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WB Teacher Recruitment Scam: SC shields Bhattacharya from arrest until Friday

The former president of the WBBPE will still have to appear at the CBI office in Kolkata to face questioning in the multi-crore scam, as ordered by the Calcutta HC

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Tamil Nadu: Directorate of Technical Education has released TNEA Round 2 counselling results

Round 2 choice filling concluded on September 27. By September 29, 5 pm, candidates are expected to submit acceptance of the seat allotment and documents

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MCC cancels NEET PG Round 1 seat allotment. Here's what students, parents, activists have to say

The students feel dejected and are unsure about the future, while FAIMA President calls the move "shameful" and speaks about some bigger concerns

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Breaking: Release of KCET fresh ranking list delayed by KEA. Here's the updated schedule

The fresh KCET ranking list was set to be released on September 29. This comes after the K'take High Court accepted the KEA's proposal for fresh criteria for KCET ranking for repeaters

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Breaking: NEET PG Counselling: MCC withdraws Round 1 results. Fresh schedule here

In a notice, the MCC said that since some colleges had failed to update their address on the portal, their seats were not visible to the candidates during the choice filling process

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#WhatTheFAQ: On Bhagat Singh's birth anniversary, recollecting his contribution and inspiring words

The Chandigarh Airport is renamed after Bhagat Singh as the Shaheed Bhagat Singh International Airport and here's how his ideas continue to have an impact   

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Government cancels 100 awards given to scientists; scholars and professors displeased

Though the awards are presented to senior scientists, scholars are afraid that this will lead to a lack of encouragement for many to pursue careers in Science

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Tamil Nadu: State Education Department seeks volunteers for five-year literacy drive

A total of five lakh people are expected to gain writing and reading skills through this programme in the state

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Delhi University student allegedly detained during midnight raid; students connect it to PFI ban

The Government of India has declared Campus Front of India (CFI), among other Popular Front of India (PFI)-associated organisations, as having “unlawful association”

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NEET UG 2022: Student aggrieved due to discrepancies in answer sheet; case heard by Delhi HC

The OMR sheets received by the student appeared to have been manipulated, where her roll number and details were overwritten

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UGC NET Phase 2 admit cards are out. The exam is scheduled on September 29

Meanwhile, candidates are required to carry a COVID-19 declaration and they are advised to avoid wearing full sleeves shirts or T-shirts and shoes

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ICMAI CMA Intermediate and Final June 2022 exam results announced. Here's how you can check it

The June session was conducted from June 27 to July 4, 2022. The inter and final papers were based on the 2016 syllabus

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CUET UG 2022: JNU begins registration for admission to undergraduate courses 

JNU is among the last central universities in Delhi that has opened its registration process for admission to undergraduate programmes

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Teachers have the most power in situations of bullying: Anoushka Jolly, youngest entrepreneur from Shark Tank India

Anoushka Jolly, the social entrepreneur from Shark Tank India, talks about bullying, how the trauma can affect one’s adult life and how Kavach can help  

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Tamil Nadu: Common question paper for term exams for primary school students sparks concerns

As the National Education Policy (NEP) envisages common board exams for Classes III, V and VIII, some teachers said the move may be in line with the national policy

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Maha gov't to withdraw bill curbing power of Governor to appoint VCs of state varsities

The amendment was aimed at curbing the powers of the Governor with whom the then Uddhav Thackeray-led government shared an uneasy relationship

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Centre bans PFI and its associates, including Campus Front of India, for five years citing alleged “terror activities”

The student wing of the organisation has also been booked under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA). Here are the details

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Maharashtra gov't doubles scholarship for minority community students 

In 2011, the scholarship for students from minority communities pursuing higher education was Rs 25,000

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DU admissions 2022: University asks students to exercise caution while filling up forms for admissions 

DU launched the portal for admission through CUET to its UG programmes for the academic year 2022-23 on September 12

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Allahabad University students threaten to bury themselves alive if 300% fee hike not withdrawn

The students have been protesting the hike for several days now. Some students jumped into the five-foot deep pit dug on the protest site on campus

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Did JNU mislead students about UGC funds? Commission says no proposal received from varsity

The UGC has clarified that it had released Rs 14 crore for hostel repair works in June this year and has not received any proposal for grants from the varsity, as claimed by JNU

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Telangana to power 1,521 government schools through solar energy. Here's the plan

A tender has been issued to install rooftop solar systems in government schools with the aim of powering 1,521 schools through solar energy in the next two months

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APPSC Paper Leak Case: Arunachal Pradesh to hand over investigation to CBI

The Arunachal Pradesh government has also constituted a committee to look into the SOPs of the APPSC

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Kallakurichi School Girl Death: Madras HC orders parents to hand over girl's phone to probe team

The Public Prosecutor has alleged that the parents were not cooperating with the CB-CID investigation even though they had demanded the probe to be transferred

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TS DOST 2022 special phase registration begins on October 1. Here's how to register

Those who have confirmed their seats with CCOTP (College Confirmation OTP) in college are not eligible for this phase   

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Mangalore University approves maternity, child care leave for all women PhD, MPhil students

The students can avail this leave only once in the entire duration of their higher education. The leave extends up to 240 days

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Arrest Manik Bhattacharya if he doesn't cooperate with teacher recruitment scam investigation: Calcutta HC tells CBI

The court has asked Bhattacharya to appear before the CBI today. It has directed the CBI to probe why and how OMR sheets were tampered with during the 2014 exam

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Breaking: EWS Reservation: Supreme Court reserves order in petitions challenging EWS reservation

The five-judge constitutional bench of the apex court, led by Chief Justice of India UU Lalit, heard the petitions over seven days

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JMI: Jamia Teachers' Association places 10 demands; calls off peace march after Registrar's assurance

The Association had decided to hold a peaceful protest march today, September 27 at about 12.30 pm in order to ensure that their demands are fulfilled

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JEE Advanced Extra Attempt: NCPCR writes to NTA, suggests eligibility criteria be reviewed

JEE Advanced aspirants, specifically, students from Class XII batches of 2020 and 2021, have been running from pillar to post demanding extra attempts
 

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NEET PG 2022 counselling: MCC to release Round 1 seat allotment result tomorrow, September 28

Candidates who are selected in Round 1 will get a six-day window, from September 29 to October 4, to report and join the allotted institution

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Probe intensifies into teacher recruitment scam in Karnataka, 5  top officials arrested

During the teacher recruitment process in 2014-15, officials allegedly handed over appointments to individuals who had not even applied for the posts

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Did the police refuse to register a complaint against miscreants who attacked students at Gujarat Uni?

On September 26 night, a group of unidentified persons allegedly entered the Gujarat University campus, vandalised students' vehicles and assaulted them as well. Here's what happened next

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UP: Dalit student dies after being thrashed by teacher in Auraiya, search on to nab accused 

District Inspector of Schools Chandrashekhar Malviya said the school manager had been ordered to suspend the accused teacher

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#WhatTheFAQ: NASA's DART mission hits an asteroid, as planned! Now, what next?

This was NASA's first attempt to use a DART to hit an asteroid to change the course of its orbit. Did it work?

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JNU receives Rs 14 crore for repair work on hostels, residential buildings after students’ complaints

This year, a spate of incidents like parts of ceilings and walls caving in at the campus have come to light and students have been protesting against it

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TS EAMCET 2022: Amid fee issue, counselling postponed to October 11

Seventy-nine colleges had earlier approached the High Court in August order which allowed them to collect an increased fee

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IIT-Guwahati develops chemo strategy for cancer patients that reduces side effects 

The premier technical institute said that the societal impacts of this work cannot be overstated given the number of cancer patients in India anticipated to be 30 million by 2025

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CUET UG 2022: JNU to launch admission portal for UG admissions today, September 27 

The announcement comes days after the announcement of the result of the debut edition of the CUET for undergraduate admissions

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Jamia Millia Islamia: No protests, marches, agitations for two months, says new order by University

Section 144 Cr PC has been imposed in the entire Okhla (Jamia Nagar) with effect from September 17, 2022 to October 11 2022

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No normalisation of scores done in CUET-PG: UGC Chairman

The exam was conducted in two phases, from September 1, 2022 to September 7, 2022 and September 9, 2022 to September 12, 2022

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IIIT Basara: Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao announces several measures for campus, students

Students of the university had carried out a long series of protests starting in June and made 11 demands including the appointment of a regular Vice-Chancellor

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DU admissions 2022: Mid-entries, extra allocations among key steps taken for hassle-free process 

As the university has adopted a new system for admission, it has taken several steps to ensure the process is carried out smoothly

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Delhi University commences Phase II of UG admissions via CUET

The candidate can use the "advanced filter" option available at the top to filter the colleges as well as programs, it said

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CBSE Board exam marking scheme case: Orissa HC adjourns hearing to October 11

The students want CBSE to award marks on a 50:50 criterion, which they claim would fetch them better scores  

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Gujarat to allow out-of-state aspirants to attend NEET PG Counselling. HC issues notice to gov't amidst protests 

NEET PG aspirants from Gujarat approached the HC regarding the state's decision to allow candidates from outside Gujarat to take part in the State Counselling  

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Academicians urge TN government to conduct recruitment of teachers through TRB`

Critics have claimed rampant corruption in the appointment of teachers in the state's government-aided colleges and universities

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CUET PG 2022 results declared! Though students are happy, they are concerned too. Here's why

The results were declared at about 5 pm today, September 26, by the National Testing Agency, which conducts the exam

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FORDA's new President Dr Aviral Mathur talks about NEET, medical education, Ukraine-returned students and more  

Dr Aviral Mathur, who is the new President of Federation of Resident Doctors' Association (FORDA), speaks to EdexLive about a range of issues  

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CUET PG 2022 Results: Here's how the debut edition of the test was conducted by the NTA

The results were declared by the NTA on the official website cuet.nta.nic.in. More than 6 lakh candidates appeared for the exam this year and 66 universities across the country opted in for the test

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CUET PG Results 2022 OUT now! Head to the official website to check your scores

While the stipulated time for the release of results was 4 pm on September 26, the website kept crashing for about an hour for students

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Karnataka gov't set to approve 10% fee hike for gov't seats in private medical colleges

The move has invited criticism from student organisations. On the other hand, representatives of private medical colleges said operational costs were on the rise and, therefore, fee hike was required

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Hostel Welfare Officer transferred after students fall ill at Social Welfare Hostel in AP

The Hostel Welfare Officer was found to have deviated from the prescribed menu for these hostels and served the students inadequate food

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#WhatTheFAQ: Recollecting the contributions of former Prime Minister of India Dr Manmohan Singh

Dr Manmohan Singh celebrates his 90th birthday and here are some facts about him that you should surely know about 

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Odisha students who completed internship in May are now eligible for NEET PG 2022 Counselling

The students approached the Odisha High Court on September 16. Now, they have completed the document verification process for the NEET PG Counselling

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Telangana: TSCHE will release TSICET 2022 counselling schedule on September 27

The TSICET test was conducted on July 27 and 28, 2022 in two shifts- the first shift and the second shift

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Last few hours left for editing CAT 2022 application form. Here are all the details

IIM Bangalore will conduct the CAT 2022 exam on November 27, 2022, in three sessions

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CUET PG: UGC asks universities to create student-friendly portal for admission process

The results of CUET-PG 2022 will be announced by 4 pm today, September 26, informed UGC Chairman via Twitter  

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CUET PG 2022: Result to be declared today, September 26. Here is how you can check your scores

More than forty central universities are participating this year. The exam was conducted from September 1-12

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Coach Calling: To pursue education abroad or not — if that's the question, these tips might help

Always remember the endgame and WHY YOU ARE THERE. Focus on your goals and do your best to not stray

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CUET PG 2022: Results will be declared tomorrow, September 26, by 4 pm, says UGC Chairman 

More than forty central universities are participating this year. The exam was conducted from September 1-12

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JMI clears the air about facing "financial crunch", says UGC has released "substantial grant"

The varsity clarified that Prof Majid Jamil has spoken to the media without confirming the same with the university administration  

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UP Principal booked for allegedly showing obscene video to Class III student

The incident happened on September 15 and the girl informed her parents about it on September 24, her parents said  

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NCPCR highlights vacant seats of principals, dropout rate in Delhi government schools

Earlier, on August 18, 2022, the Delhi school model was featured on the front page of the international daily, The New York Times  

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COVID-19: Allow unvaccinated teacher to join duty, Delhi HC directs 

The petitioner was at a higher risk of developing an allergic reaction to the COVID-19 vaccine as compared to the general population: AIIMS  

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APSCHE will close APRCET 2022 application window today. Here are all the details

The last date to apply with a late fee of Rs 2,000 is October 5 and the last date to apply with a late fee of Rs 5,000 is October 11, 2022

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Fake job racket alert! MEA India issues advisory, says the target is skilled IT youth

The victims are reportedly taken across the border illegally, mostly to Myanmar, and held captive to work under harsh conditions

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University of Hyderabad SFI members protest against "exorbitant amount" charged for CUET UG admission

The university was allegedly charging Rs 600 for UR, 550 for EWS, 400 for OBC, 275 for SC/ST categories as application fees for UG admissions

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TS ECET Counselling 2022 final phase registrations begin on September 25. Here's how you can apply

The payment of tuition fees and self-reporting through the website will be done from September 29 to October 7, 2022

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Assam Cabinet to increase reserved seats for communities demanding ST status in medical education

As per Tourism Minister Jayanta Malla Baruah, the six communities are Tea garden tribes, Koch Rajbongshi, Tai Ahom, Matak, Moran and Chutia

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CUET PG 2022 Final Answer Key released! Here are the steps to check

Students need their application number and date of birth to check the answer key. It is available on the official websites cuet.nta.nic.in and nta.ac.in  

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Update: Supreme Court tentatively revises hearing date of pleas challenging NMC’s fee order to September 30  

The Bill insists that the fee for 50 per cent of seats in private medical colleges and Deemed-to-be Universities must be on par with the fee in government medical colleges 

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Karnataka: Ministers raise demands for Higher Education Minister Ashwathnarayan’s resignation 

Reports pointed out that the minister was accused of clearing a file allowing billionaire P Dayananda Pai’s appointment as life trustee of the BMS Educational Trust
 

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Tamil Nadu Central University: Registration portal for UG courses closing soon!

Tomorrow, September 25 is the last date to register for the UG (regular and integrated) courses

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Hurry! September 25 is the last date to apply for ICSI CS December exams without late fee

Candidates can also apply by paying a late fee from September 26 till October 10. The application forms were made available from August 26