868 cases against NEET, TASMAC protestors withdrawn

Chief Minister M K Stalin has issued orders to withdraw 868 cases registered against those who had staged peaceful protests opposing the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) and State-run Tasmac shops. Continue Reading

TN to decide on 2 routes to eliminate NEET

The Justice AK Rajan Committee, which studied the impact of National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) on the student community in Tamilnadu, has listed 20 reasons and suggested two routes for elimination of the test. Continue Reading

Stalin to reach out to other States against NEET

Tamilnadu Chief Minister M K Stalin has said the DMK government will reach out to all State governments on its stand on abolishing NEET and conducting admissions to medical courses on the basis of Class 12 marks, thereby creating a scenario where NEET is completely done away with. Continue Reading

NEET aspirant commits suicide in Ariyalur

Kanimozhi K, a National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2021 aspirant from Ariyalur district, has died of suicide allegedly over fear that she might not pass the medical entrance exam for which she appeared on Sunday. Continue Reading

Stalin tables Bill against NEET

Chief Minister M K Stalin today tabled a Bill in the Assembly, seeking a permanent exemption from the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for students from Tamilnadu, even as the opposition AIADMK staged a walkout. Continue Reading

DMK gets support of AIADMK, PMK over NEET

Major political parties in Tamilnadu have opposed the conduction of the upcoming National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and other similar examinations for all professional and other courses. Continue Reading

Editorial: Welcome it

Tamilnadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit has given his assent to a Bill envisaging 7.5 per cent reservation to government school students who have cleared the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test in admission to medical courses. Continue Reading

Many students of TN govt schools crack NEET

The number of students from government and aided schools in Tamilnadu who secured more than 300 marks in National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) has increased three-fold this year. Continue Reading

NEET results announced, Odisha boy bags top rank, TN shines

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced the results of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) which was held on 13 September. Odisha’s Soyeb Aftab bagged the top rank attaining a perfect score. Continue Reading

Who is behind NEET: AIADMK or DMK?

From State Assembly to tea shops to social media platforms, arguments are happening over who is responsible for NEET, whether the ruling AIADMK or the main opposition DMK. Continue Reading