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SC halts counselling, admissions to IITs under JEE

The Supreme Court on Friday ordered a halt to further counselling and admissions to IITs in respect of entrance tests under JEE (Advanced).  The bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra said that no High Court in the country will entertain any petition in respect of the JEE-IIT (Advanced) from now onwards,

Jul 07, 2017, 13:45 PM IST

One lakh fewer JEE (Main) aspirants in 2016

The number of applicants for all-Indian engineering exam JEE Main has dropped again in 2016.

Jan 19, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

IIT admission fees of UP brothers will be waived off: Smriti Irani

HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday announced that IIT admission fees of Partapgarh brothers Raju and Brijesh, sons of a daily wager, would be waived even as support poured in from several quarters including Congress MP Rahul Gandhi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.

Jun 20, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

Minority quota: SC order to impact IIT admission

SC`s refusal to stay AP HC judgement that quashed the 4.5 percent quota for minorities will have its impact on ongoing counselling for various IITs.

Jun 13, 2012, 20:37 PM IST

Sub quota for minorities: Govt to move SC in July

The govt will move the SC on the issue of 4.5 per cent sub quota for minorities in July after the summer break of the apex court.

Jun 07, 2012, 16:26 PM IST