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CAT 2017 notification: Exam on November 26, apply from August 9

IIM Lucknow has announced Common Admission Test (CAT) 2017 will be conducted on November 26, 2017 in two sessions. Aspiring management students can apply from August 9, 2017. CAT is held for admissions into the prestigious IIMs and other management schools. The last date to submit the duly filled form… Read more »

NEET 2017: Tamil Nadu makes ‘last effort’ to exempt its students from entrance

TN Health Minister C Vijayabaskar and Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan on Monday made the “final effort” to approach the centre to ask for the state’s exemption from the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) 2017. The ministers met Union Health Minister JP Nadda and Minister of State at the PMO Jitendra Singh to discuss… Read more »

MH-CET 2018 to have questions from Class XI syllabus

THE STATE Common Entrance Test (CET) for admission to engineering and pharmacy colleges will include questions from the Class XI syllabus for the first time from next year. A circular issued to the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) last week stated that the CET in 2018 will include the syllabus… Read more »

From a flying insect to robotics: Here’s what you should know about biofluid mechanics

What do the flapping wings of a bird and a swimmer’s flexible movement in the water have in common? The answer is biofluid mechanics. Though it’s generally not a topic of conversation amongst most people biofluid mechanics is everywhere in our daily lives, from the air we breathe or the… Read more »

From Maddur vade to ambade: The bajjis of Bengaluru

My favourite bajji shop in Bengaluru is a tiny makeshift eatery that materialises every evening in Gandhi Bazar, in Basavanagudi. Apparently, it is over four decades old. When I first started visiting it around a decade ago, the bajji guy Ranganath and his assistants sat on the footpath with a… Read more »

From Nawabi Murgh to Noori Hyderabadi Biryani: Discovering the lost recipes of the royals of India

Embark on a culinary journey packed with authentic royal flavours and feel like a king as you immerse yourself in the ‘Lost Recipes of the Royals of India’ while sitting at Varq in the country’s ‘power’ capital. Bringing back the lost recipes from the royal kitchens of the erstwhile kingdoms… Read more »

From apple jalebis to macarons: Six places in Delhi where you can eat amazing desserts

Who doesn’t like to tuck into a plateful of sinfully gooey chocolate cakes, especially on a rain soaked day? It’s the stuff dreams are made of where you can just stare at the downpour through the window, share a laugh with friends and chomp away to glory! If you are… Read more »

CM Narayanasamy urged to persuade PM to grant exemption to Pondy from NEET

The Federation of People’s Rights has requested Chief Minister V Narayanasamy to lead an all party delegation to Delhi to meet the Prime Minister and persuade him to exempt Puducherry from NEET. Federation General secretary K Sugumaran said that the chief minister should lose no time in this regard as… Read more »

Govt ‘stooping low’ to remove Rajiv Gandhi’s name from IIM Shillong: Tharoor

The government was on Friday in the Lok Sabha questioned on a number of issues related to the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bill, 2017, that aims at giving B-schools more autonomy and will allow them to grant degrees. One involved removal of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi’s name from… Read more »

NEET must go: TN parties join hands to seek exemption for state from exam

New Delhi All parties from Tamil Nadu on Wednesday joined hands in the Rajya Sabha to demand complete exemption of the state’s students from the examination to medical and dental colleges, National Eligibility cum Entrance (NEET), alleging bias against them in the examination. The Centre said the matter was sub-judice. The… Read more »