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Aadhaar Card Must for JEE

With a view to prevent impersonation and ensure fair practice, the Joint Apex Board (JAB) which oversees conduct of JEE (Main) exam, has decided to make use of Aadhaar number for JEE (Main) exam 2017. All students from the States of Assam, Meghalaya and Jammu & Kashmir, where Aadhaar coverage is low, can use passport number, ration card number, bank ...

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Japan Reciprocates 2010 Gesture, Relaxes Visa Entry for Indians

In a diplomatic reciprocity, the Japanese government said it would relax the multiple entry visa for Indian travellers from the current 15 days to 30 days, effective from January 11, 2016. While the move is another gesture on the sidelines of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to India signing among others a deal to cooperate on nuclear energy and ...

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Class 12 Marks to be Scrapped for Engineering/Medical Admissions

It will be a deja vu for students appearing for engineering admissions next year as an expert panel has recommended scrapping the current provision to take into account Class 12 marks due to undue delays. It means the new system introduced in 2013 by Kapil Sibal, Congress HRD minister may be rolled back to accommodate the clamour for more autonomy ...

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Delhi AAP Govt Cracks Whip on Chewable Tobacco in all its Forms

With the ban on chewable tobacco not successful in Delhi despite a court-driven prohibition, the Delhi government of Aam Aadmi Party has moved in the direction of imposing a comprehensive ban on sale of chewable tobacco in the national capital. “We have decided to come up with a notification to ban chewable tobacco in all its forms from Monday in ...

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