St Stephen's blames marking in boards for high cut-offs

St Stephen's college which has announced a staggering cut-off at 99 per cent for admissions this year on Wednesday sought to put the onus on boards, saying they should work on their marking indicators to make scores more "realistic".

Cut-offs damaging ethos of colleges: Shashi Tharoor

Minister of State Shashi Tharoor, a product of St Stephen`s College, Monday visited Delhi University and voiced concern over the steadily rising cut-off percentages for admissions.

PM `pained` by high cut-offs in admissions

PM Manmohan Singh expressed dissatisfaction over the high cut-offs in admissions to centres of higher learning like the IITs.