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Ordinance Soon to Defer NEET This Year in State Medical Colleges

In a deja vu, the Union government on Friday approved to issue an ordinance postponing the implementation of NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) for medical and dental courses in institutions under state governments. The NEET will apply in these institutions from next year, 2017 onwards, if the ordinance is promulgated. It means the NEET 2016 will be applicable only ...

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Anti-rape Bill 2013 Passed in Lok Sabha, consensus at 18 as consent age

The Lok Sabha has finally passed the anti-rape bill fixing the age for consensual sex at 18 years, hoping to stem offences against women in the wake of Delhi gang rape protests, which rocked the country in December. To be known as the Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2013, the bill will replace the Presidential Ordinance issued on February 3. The ...

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