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Medical Education

Changes In NEET-Super Speciality Exams From Next Year: Centre

Oct 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Centre informed the Supreme Court that the changes in the pattern of the NEET-Super Speciality examination will be implemented from next academic year 2022-23.

Govt Announces 27% Reservation For OBCs, 10% Quota For EWS In Medical, Dental Courses

Jul 29, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The decision is also in sync with the significant reforms carried out in the field of medical education since 2014, the statement underlined.

What Is End-Stage Kidney Failure?

In case of kidney failure, kidneys function below 15 per cent of their normal capacity which means they are unable to meet the body’s needs of excreting waste products

Odisha Govt To Provide Free Transport, Accommodation To NEET Aspirants

Sep 12, 2020 PTI

NEET Exam 2020: A total of 37,459 candidates will appear for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test in Odisha and the state government has made arrangements for free transportation and lodging facilities not only for the candidates but for their guardians too.

Delegating Specialized Clinical Work To ‘Technically Qualified’ Is A Terrible Idea

Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman said that we don’t always need a doctor to give anesthesia or read scans. The idea is silly and dangerous.

05 June, 2019

SC To Examine IMA Charge Calling Ordinance On Medical Colleges A 'Fraud On Constitution'

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

The Supreme Court has asked the government to respond to India Medical Association’s allegation that the Ordinance has been promulgated repetitively to favour certain colleges to gain support in polls

30 May, 2019

SC Says 10% EWS Quota Can't Be Applied To PG Medical Courses In Maharashtra For 2019-20

Outlook Web Bureau

The court's order came on a plea filed by a student from General Category saying that unless additional seats are created, the ten per cent EWS quota will eat into their share of seats.

29 November, 2018

MCI Move To Set Higher Bar For Disabled Candidates Sparks Outrage

Despite a strong law in favour of disabled candidates, they have to run from pillar to post and move the courts for securing their rights and gaining entry into institutions of higher learning.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz