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CBI registers case to probe alleged irregularities in NEET-UG examination on education ministry’s complaint, teams to be sent to Bihar and Gujarat

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday registered an FIR in the alleged irregularities in the NEET-UG exam after the Union Education Ministry handed over the case to it.

Kerala finance minister says the state is facing a very serious liquidity crunch, demands ₹24,000 crore special package from centre along with ₹10,000 crore for infra projects

Kerala Finance Minister K N Balagopal demanded a special package of ₹24,000 crore during pre-budget meeting with union finance minister

Union Education Ministry hands over probe into NEET-UG irregularities to CBI, Health Ministry postpones NEET-PG exam

In a major decision in the NEET-UG exam controversy, the Union govt on Saturday handed over the case to Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for investigation

We have robust SOPs for conducting exams, will not let the nation down: NBEMS promises smooth conduct of NEET-PG 2024

The National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences (NBEMS) said that it has robust SOPs for exams ahead of NEET-PG

Union Education Ministry forms High-Level Committee of Experts headed by former ISRO chairman Radhakrishnan to ensure transparent, smooth and fair examinations

Amid the controversies over multiple competitive exams like NEET-UG and UGC-NET, the Union Education Ministry on 22 June constituted a High-Level Committee of Experts to improve examinations conducted by NTA

Union govt notifies Telecommunications Act, the new allows govt to take control of all telecom networks during emergency situations

According to the new Telecommunications Act, the government may take control of the telecom services on the grounds of security, public order, or prevention of offences.

TRAI keeps OTT out of regulations in recommendations for National Broadcasting Policy, says regulations will hinder ease of doing business and growth

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has kept OTT out of regulation in its recommendations for the National Broadcasting Policy-2024 (NBP).

Dharmendra Pradhan announces high-level committee to probe issues pertaining to NTA, says NEET-UG paper leak in Bihar is isolated incident

“We are committed to holding zero-error exams, and a high-level committee is being formed to improve NTA functioning," Education minster Dharmendra Pradhan said

OpIndia Impact: Illegal Dargah demolished in Gujarat’s Jamnagar amid tight police security, around 15,000 sq feet govt land recovered

A dargah named ‘Panjupir ni Dargah’ was demolished by the Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) with heavy police presence after OpIndia report on it

Union Govt proactively cancels UGC-NET exam held yesterday (18th June) on reports that its integrity was compromised, orders CBI probe

The union govt cancelled the UGC-NET exam held yesterday, 18th June, after receiving inputs that its integrity may have been compromised