Jio institute not declared Institution of Eminence: Prakash Javadekar
Thursday, July 26, 2018, 8:33 PM
The govt on Thursday said the 'Institution of Eminence' tag has not been bestowed on the Jio-Institute, but only a letter of intent has been given subject to conditions. Members in Rajya-Sabha sought clarity on the criteria on the basis of which the prestigious title was conferred on select-institutions. HRD minister Prakash-Javadekar said a committee of experts had made the selections after a thorough-scrutiny.
Students don't need to travel for NEET from next year: Prakash
Friday, July 20, 2018, 7:16 AM
Students will not need to travel to other states to write the NEET exam from next year, Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash-Javadekar assured on Thursday. He also said the Centre would be taking affidavits from state governments on accuracy of translated NEET question papers from next year. The NEET is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education for admission to MBBS/BDS courses.