Single Test for Engineering and Medical Entrance Examination from 2011

From 2011, the CBSE-conducted All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) and the All India Pre-Medical Test (AIPMT) will be merged into a single examination. This will help students seeking admission into engineering and medical colleges for they will take a single entrance exam instead of two now. This was announced by HRD minister Kapil Sibal … Read moreSingle Test for Engineering and Medical Entrance Examination from 2011

Teachers to Get Life Insurance and Health Insurance

In a move that could benefit more than 62 lakh school teachers in government, municipal and private unaided schools, the Centre plans to provide them with life insurance and health insurance at highly subsidized rates. The HRD ministry has already held detailed discussions with LIC, with the public sector insurance giant coming up with an … Read moreTeachers to Get Life Insurance and Health Insurance