Tag Archives: clarification

Attempt for NEET Limited to 3; NEET-2017 to be Counted as First

CBSE will be conducting NEET (UG) on 7th May, 2017 and it will be considered the first attempt and a maximum of three attempts will be allowed per candidate for the NEET tests for admission to medical under and post-graduate sseats. It was also decided by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in consultation with MCI that there shall ...

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Service Charge in Hotel Bill? No Need to Pay, Says Govt

The Department of Consumer Affairs has finally woken up to the consumer needs that it has asked the state governments to implement one of the most violated and not followed Act in the country – the Consumer Protection Act, 1986. The Act clearly leaves the option of paying tip or service charge to the customer to pay or not. In ...

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How Spice Jet and Indigo Avoided Taxiing Accident in Fog?

The Airports Authority of India has issued an official communication in respect to the reports appeared in the media about the ground incident at IGI Airport on 27th December, 2016 in which near collision of taxiing Spice Jet was asked to move to Indigo stationary parking lot. The communication said: “Indigo Airlines flight No 6E-769’ from Lucknow to Delhi, after ...

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Choice Based Credit System Good, Insists UGC

The UGC has clarified that the introduction of Choice Based Credit System will not hamper the academic liberal environment of the universities, despite protests and rumblings from several institutions in the recent past. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has been trying to introduce the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) for quite some time and guidelines have been framed in November, 2014, ...

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Navodaya Schools not asked to open on Christmas Holiday, Clarify Smriti Irani, Venkaiah Naidu

Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday clarified on the floor of the house that the government has not asked the schools to remain open for an essay writing contest on Christmas day and such a participation will only be voluntary. Seeking to allay concerns of the opposition members over Navodaya Schools being asked to hold an essay competition ...

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Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, who killed Michael Brown, bows to pressure, resigns

Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed teenager Michael Brown, an 18-year-old African American, in the US resigned from the Ferguson Police Department, his attorney told media. Wilson, who has been on paid administrative leave since the incident took place Aug 9, has resigned, Neil Bruntrager confirmed, adding that the resignation came into immediate effect, Xinhua reported Sunday. Earlier in ...

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Jaitley Clarifies on Why Govt is Helpless to Bring Back Black Money Despite Election Promise

Jaitley has to cover up for Narendra Modi’s promise made during the elections that within 3 months the black money stashed abroad will be brought back home, in a write up saying India will pursue black money, not adventurism. Yesterday, the government told the Supreme Court it can’t yet disclose the names of people who have allegedly stashed their ill-gotten ...

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