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Choice Based Credit System Good, Insists UGC

The UGC has clarified that the introduction of Choice Based Credit System will not hamper the academic liberal environment of the universities, despite protests and rumblings from several institutions in the recent past. The University Grants Commission (UGC) has been trying to introduce the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) for quite some time and guidelines have been framed in November, 2014, ...

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New ALL CAPS + Generic Name in prescription not enforceable, advisory only: MCI

Medical Council of India (MCI) has made it mandatory for all doctors and medical practitioners to prescribe medicines written in CAPITAL letters along with the generic name as numerous drugs in the market vary in price structure and commission to doctors and retailers. The move, though one of the MCI guidelines, which means the doctors cannot be penalised or taken ...

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Navodaya Schools not asked to open on Christmas Holiday, Clarify Smriti Irani, Venkaiah Naidu

Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday clarified on the floor of the house that the government has not asked the schools to remain open for an essay writing contest on Christmas day and such a participation will only be voluntary. Seeking to allay concerns of the opposition members over Navodaya Schools being asked to hold an essay competition ...

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Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, who killed Michael Brown, bows to pressure, resigns

Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed teenager Michael Brown, an 18-year-old African American, in the US resigned from the Ferguson Police Department, his attorney told media. Wilson, who has been on paid administrative leave since the incident took place Aug 9, has resigned, Neil Bruntrager confirmed, adding that the resignation came into immediate effect, Xinhua reported Sunday. Earlier in ...

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Jaitley Clarifies on Why Govt is Helpless to Bring Back Black Money Despite Election Promise

Jaitley has to cover up for Narendra Modi’s promise made during the elections that within 3 months the black money stashed abroad will be brought back home, in a write up saying India will pursue black money, not adventurism. Yesterday, the government told the Supreme Court it can’t yet disclose the names of people who have allegedly stashed their ill-gotten ...

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