Tag Archives: Asks

AIIMS MBBS entrance paper leak: HC asks Centre to reply on plea for probe

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response of the Centre, AIIMS and the CBI on a plea seeking a court-monitored probe into alleged illegalities and irregularities during the AIIMS MBBS entrance examination held this year. A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar specifically… Read more »

SC asks UPSC to appear after plea complains of multiple answers in civil services prelims

The Supreme Court asked the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Thursday to appear before it in a matter where a law student complained against “wrong questions” in this year’s Civil Services Preliminary Examination conducted on June 18. A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra did not issue a formal notice to… Read more »

HRD asks architecture council to stay out of exam regulations

The Council of Architecture (CoA) may have to withdraw its proposal to make a single national entrance test mandatory for admission to all architecture institutions as the HRD Ministry has reportedly questioned its authority to take such a decision. In a meeting called by the ministry on Tuesday, CoA president… Read more »

Red Cross Asks For Donations To Address Blood Shortage

American Red Cross has announced a critical shortage in blood supply for the summer season and requests for volunteers to participate in the several blood donation drives scheduled to address the situation. According to a July 3 post from the organization’s official Facebook page, a lower than expected blood and platelet donation for the… Read more »

Corruption in education: Teachers education council asks staff to declare income and assets

To curb corruption and bring in greater transparency, the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) has asked all its employees to furnish details of their income and assets including property that will be put up on its website. According to sources, the council has over a period of time received… Read more »

Government Asks Traders To Issue Advertisements About Price Hike Post GST

New Delhi: The government on Friday asked traders and businesses to immediately issue advertisements informing the public about increase in maximum retail price (MRP) on mass consumption products post implementation of GST. To clear pre-GST stocks, the government had earlier this week allowed use of dual stickers reflecting the new rate… Read more »