States issued notice on common medical entrance tests

The Supreme Court on Friday asked all states and associations of private medical colleges for their views on the Medical Council of India’s petition for common entrance tests for admissions to MBBS and post-graduate courses across the country. The Medical Council of India told the court that it sought common entrance tests to remove difficulties […]

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RTI, the common man’s tool to get things done

Ram Vilas, 32, a small-time shopkeeper in a village in Bihar, now knows the power of the Right To Information (RTI) Act after he used it successfully to get the provident fund money of his ailing retired father, an ex-civic employee. A school drop out, Ram Vilas sought help from one of his former classmates, […]

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Rules for common test to medical courses finalised

The central government Friday informed the Supreme Court that it had finalised the rules and regulations for all India common entrance test (CET) for post-graduate medical courses. The government also told the apex court that it had finalised the rules and regulations for undergraduate medical course. Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium told Justice R.V. Raveendran and […]

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