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NEET: Jaya writes to Modi, seeks permanent exemption for Tamil Nadu

 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK Supremo J Jayalalithaa. (Photo: PTI)

The National Test is out of tune with the prevailing socio-economic milieu of Tamil Nadu, said Jaya.

PM: And now for the other six sister states

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses during the swearing-in ceremony of Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal. (Photo: PTI)

Congress-led Meghalaya, Manipur next?

President clears ordinance, states out of NEET exam

HRD Minister Smriti Irani after a Cabinet meeting on Central Medical Exam NEET at South block in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

The ordinance doesn’t give any relief to the private medical colleges.

Families in Delhi desert village due to scarcity of water

Construction workers carry empty plastic bottles used by them to carry water, on a hot afternoon in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

About 50-odd families have reportedly been forced to move out of Outer Delhi’s Ghummenheda village due to severe scarcity of drinking water for the past decade.

Amitabh Bachchan to host PM Modi govt's 2-year anniversary event at India Gate

Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan takes selfie with wife Jaya Bachchan. (Photo: PTI)

A 731 kg laddoo, with Lord Ganesha carved on it, will be distributed as “prasad” in Delhi.

Assam to be free of foreigners, graft: Sarbananda Sonowal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is received by Sarbananda Sonowal on his arrival in Guwahati. (Photo: PTI)

Sarbananda Sonowal was on Tuesday sworn in as the first BJP chief minister of Assam, and the first in the Northeast, at a gala event in Guwahati attended by all the saffron heavyweights, ranging from

Lucknow, Dharamsala join 11 others in 2nd Smart City list

Union Minister for Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Parliamentary Affairs, M. Venkaiah Naidu. -PTI

The 13 cities selected in the fast-track competition have proposed a total investment of Rs 30,229 crore.

E-petition demands 2nd term for Raghuram Rajan

RBI governor Raghuram Rajan delivers 27th Harekrushna Mahtab memorial lecture " The Global Economy and India". (Photo: PTI)

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy’s ranting against RBI governor Raghuram Rajan is now being countered in cyberspace.

Asian-Americans allege discrimination by Ivy League varsities

Over 130 groups filed a complaint against Yale, Brown University and Dartmouth College

Front seat for Stalin had I known he would come: Jaya on seat arrangement

DMK Treasurer M K Stalin and a host of party colleagues attend AIADMK Supremo J Jayalalithaa's swearing-in ceremony- PTI

Jayalalithaa breaks ice, says no intent to disrespect; thanks Stalin for attending swearing-in ceremony.

The BJP’s victory in the Assam Assembly elections, the results of which were declared last week, was expected but not by the landslide margin the party and its allies took the Assembly, together baggi

Balochistan is one of the world’s driest, hottest and most desolate regions, remembered by Alexander the Great’s historians as the cruellest land they ever encountered and which almost destroyed them