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UP govt starts work on 6 AIIMS, 25 new medical colleges

The Yogi Adityanath government has started work on setting up six AIIMS and 25 new medical colleges in the state, one of the promises the BJP made in the run-up to the assembly polls.

4,000 medical PG seats added to streamline medical education: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the government has streamlined the medical education field and created 4,000 new post-graduate seats in medical colleges which would resolve the problem of lack of doctors.

Govt approves over 4,000 PG medical seats for academic session 2017-18

Govt approves over 4,000 PG medical seats for academic session 2017-18

The government has approved an all-time record number of over 4,000 PG medical seats in various medical colleges and hospitals for 2017-18.

'Exempt Puducherry from NEET for admissions to medical courses'

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy today said that he had requested the Centre to exempt Puducherry from NEET based selection of students for. Medical colleges during the 2017-2018 academic year

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test: NEET to be held in these 8 languages - Here's list

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test: NEET to be held in these 8 languages - Here's list

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for admission in medical colleges will be held in eight languages- Hindi, English, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil and Telugu- for the academic year 2017-18.

Kerala opposition to intensify protest against medical colleges fee hike

The Congress-led opposition on Monday continued to interrupt proceedings in the Kerala assembly for the sixth consecutive day and decided to intensify its protest against the "indiscriminate" fee hike in private self-financing medical colleges.

SC cancels counselling and admissions to medical courses in Madhya Pradesh

The Supreme Court on Thursday cancelled all counselling and admissions to undergraduate medical courses to both government and private medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh and ordered the process be held afresh through centralised counselling by the state government.

SC junks PIL questioning Justice Lodha panel's nod to new medical colleges

The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a PIL seeking the quashing of three orders by the Justice Lodha-headed Oversight Committee for allegedly arrogating to itself the powers of the central government while granting approval to 25 new medical colleges.

Over 90% of 4.75 lakh candidates appear in NEET II exam

More than 90 percent of the over 4.75 lakh candidates who had registered for the NEET II exam for admission to medical and dental colleges took the test on Sunday in 56 cities, including violence-hit Srinagar.

First phase of NEET examination today as Supreme Court says allow exam to be held

First phase of NEET examination today as Supreme Court says allow exam to be held

The first phase of the single entrance test NEET for admissions to MBBS and BDS courses across the country will be held on Sunday as the Supreme Court had yesterday refused to accord an urgent hearing of a plea seeking modification of its earlier order.

Supreme Court declines students' plea, says first phase of NEET will be held on Sunday

Supreme Court declines students' plea, says first phase of NEET will be held on Sunday

Refusing to entertain the students' plea seeking modification of its NEET order passed earlier this week, the court said: “Let the exams go on.”

Supreme Court approves single common entrance test for medical courses; NEET to be conducted in two phases

Supreme Court approves single common entrance test for medical courses; NEET to be conducted in two phases

The first phase of NEET will be conducted on May 1 instead of the scheduled AIPMT; second phase will be held on July 24.

Will NEET be conducted this year for medical courses? Supreme Court to pronounce order at 3.30 pm

Will NEET be conducted this year for medical courses? Supreme Court to pronounce order at 3.30 pm

The Supreme Court will at 3.30 pm on Thursday pronounce its order on whether the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) will be conducted this year for admissions to medical courses, both in government and private colleges, across the country.

Centre, CBSE propose NEET schedule; exam may be conducted in two phases

Centre, CBSE propose NEET schedule; exam may be conducted in two phases

The schedule was proposed even as the Supreme Court reserved its order on whether AIPMT or NEET will be conducted this year.

Supreme Court reserves order on conduct of NEET or AIPMT for medical colleges' admission

Supreme Court reserves order on conduct of NEET or AIPMT for medical colleges' admission

The SC had earlier this month paved the way for holding the NEET, a single common entrance test for medical courses including MBBS and BDS.

Make Vyapam accused students, job seekers approvers: Digvijay Singh

The Congress leader tried to draw a parallel between the teachers recruitment scam of Haryana and Vyapam.

No research papers from 332 medical colleges in 10 years

A total of 332 medical colleges in India have not published any research papers during 2005-14, a journal has revealed.

Rs 10 crore sanctioned for medical colleges in Himachal

The union health ministry on Wednesday sanctioned Rs 10 crore for setting up three medical colleges in Himachal Pradesh to improve the state's public health infrastructure.

Odisha urges Centre to release fund for setting up 5 medical colleges

Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday urged PM to release the central government's share of funds for setting up five new medical colleges in the state.

Bihar announces setting up five new medical colleges

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday announced that five new medical colleges will be set up in Bihar as he worked to overhaul and strengthen health care