Delhi High Court Allows Admission To UG Courses In DU Based On Last Year’s Eligibility Criteria

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The Delhi High Court Friday directed Delhi University and the University Grants Commission (UGC) to allow students to apply for admission to undergraduate (UG) courses at the varsity for the current academic session based on the eligibility criteria of 2018-19. A bench of Justices Anu Malhotra and Talwant Singh extended the deadline from June 14… Read more »

EWS Reservation: Supreme Court Rejects Pleas To Modify Directions On PG Medical Courses Admission in Maharashtra

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The Supreme Court on Monday did not deem necessary to alter its June 4 order by which students were restrained from changing their original options in the fresh round of counselling for the PG Medical seats in Maharashtra. However, the vacation bench headed by Justice Indira Bannerjee allowed for the seats lying unfilled by reason… Read more »

Supreme Court seeks response from Centre, CBSE on plea seeking 10% quota for economically weaker sections in CTET 2019

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The Supreme Court Thursday sought responses from the Centre and CBSE on a plea seeking ten per cent reservation for economically weaker sections in Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET), 2019. The petitioners told the apex court that CBSE published an advertisement on January 23, 2019 for conducting CTET in which benefit of ten per cent… Read more »

HC directs Maha govt to check if schools, colleges provide barrier-free access to disabled students

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Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has asked the Maharashtra government and the Directorate of Education to call for compliance reports from all educational institutes and universities in the state on facilities provided to disabled students. In an order passed earlier this week, a bench of Justices Naresh Patil and G S Kulkarni said the state must… Read more »

Medical admissions; HC upholds Maha state eligibility rules

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Mumbai: The Bombay High Court today upheld the Maharashtra government’s state quota eligibility rules-2018 for admissions to medical colleges under the state quota. The rules were mentioned in an information brochure by the state’s admission cell for 2018 medical admissions. A bench of Justices SC Dharamadhikari and Bharati Dangre refused to interfere with the state’s rules… Read more »

HC denies appointment of four asst profs in AMU

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Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court today quashed the appointment of four assistant professors in Aligarh Muslim University, terming the process as “wholly illegal” and ordered the university authorities to proceed for fresh selection process for the posts as per the law. The bench of justices Sudhir Agarwal and I A Khan quashed the appointments in the… Read more »