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SC notice to Centre on plea challenging provisions of Finance Act

NEW DELHI: Opposing the Finance Act, 2017, which had curtailed the powers of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), an NGO has approached the Supreme Court, which Friday issued notice to the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Law and Justice. A bench of chief justice J S Khehar and justice D Y Chandrachud issued notice to the centre on the ... Read More »

JEE Advanced 2017: Plea filed in Supreme Court challenging IIT’s decision on grace marks

A petition has been filed on Friday challenging premier Indian Institute of Technology’s decision to grant grace marks to all students for misprinted questions in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). The apex court has sought reply from the Centre and the IIT Madras (exam conducting body) on why 7 additional grace marks were awarded even to aspirants who did not attempt the ... Read More »

Delhi High Court dismisses plea challenging NEET 2016 answer keys

It seems like the confusions, paper leak and other issues will continue to hover over the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) conducted this year. In a recent statement, while rejecting the a petition challenging the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) answer keys released on August 8, the High Court of Delhi said that it cannot review answer keys ... Read More »

Global stock picks for a challenging world

Despite a global market sell-off this year, investors with a long-term view can scoop up shares of a group of companies that could buck the trend, according to a prominent fund manager. In a note to CNBC Pro, Sarah Ketterer, CEO and portfolio manager at Causeway Capital Management, whose firm oversees $41 billion in assets, selected four stocks that she ... Read More »