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HC grants interim stay on publication of NEET result

HC grants interim stay on publication of NEET result

Madurai bench of Madras HC granted an interim stay on release of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG examination results which is scheduled to be declared on June 8. The petitioner submitted that selection under NEET would not amount to testing equal skills. Students had also said while they expected that there would be multiple sets of question papers (which means that the sequence of questions is different but the questions remain the same), they did not expect an altogether ...


USA president meets Pope Francis at Vatican

USA president meets Pope Francis at Vatican

The private audience with the pontiff was preceded by a cordial handshake for the cameras and was expected to last around 20 minutes. Today's meeting included an exchange of handshakes between first lady Melania Trump and the pope - during which the pontiff asked her what she feeds the president.



Ivanka Trump in Saudi Arabia: Global women's empowerment possible

Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter and senior adviser, was more direct during an entrepreneurship roundtable with Saudi women Sunday morning, telling the participants that in every country, "women and girls continue to face unique systematic, institutional, cultural barriers, which hinder us from fully engaging in and achieving true parody of opportunity within our communities".



Pope offers olive branch to President Trump

As the president was leaving their meeting on Wednesday he told the pope , "I won't forget what you said ". Following the meeting, which was behind closed doors, the pontiff gifted Trump a medal by a Roman artist depicting an olive - a symbol of peace - as well as a signed message of peace and copies of his three main teaching documents.



France says North Korea's new test demands swift UN action

The UN Security Council held an emergency meeting on North Korea's latest missile launch, condemning the regime's behavior and discussing possible additional sanctions against the North . North Korean media reports shows leader Kim Jong Un observing what appeared to be video relayed back from the warhead on the missile. An official traveling with U.S.


Manchester Police Raids Net Arrests in Terror Attack

Manchester Police Raids Net Arrests in Terror Attack

The blast occurred just after US singer Ariana Grande had finished her concert in front of an audience of mainly young girls in central Manchester. As well as 22 casualties, a further 59 people were injured in the blast and taken to hospitals across Manchester.