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NEET Row: SC raps CBSE for setting up different question papers

NEET Row: SC raps CBSE for setting up different question papers

The Supreme Court on Thursday pulled up Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to conduct the National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) in all languages across the country with similar questions of same difficulty level. Many students, who took the exam, earlier approached the court, saying the questions set for them in regional languages were tougher compared to the ones set for candidates writing the exam in Hindi and English.


NBA Player Zach Randolph Arrested in LA Altercation

NBA Player Zach Randolph Arrested in LA Altercation

At least two people, including National Basketball Association player Zach Randolph , were arrested following a massive police response after an "officer needs help" call Wednesday night at the Nickerson Gardens housing apartment complex in the Watts section of Los Angeles.


Trump Disputes 'Fake News' on White House Performance at 200-Day Mark

Trump Disputes 'Fake News' on White House Performance at 200-Day Mark

While 83 percent of Republicans in that poll still approve of Trump , the number who strongly approve of him has declined from 73 percent in February to 59 percent today. "The Trump base is far bigger & stronger than ever before", he tweeted at 4am. That strategy is increasingly starting to come into question. Concerning Trump's handling of national security, public opinion was nearly evenly divided; 48 percent said they approved and 47 percent disproved.


World War II Bomb Found in Japan's Fukushima

World War II Bomb Found in Japan's Fukushima

The plant closed off an area around the site, far enough not to affect the plant's decommissioning work. The plant has been disabled since, and a number of nuclear units on the site have been decommissioned since. The Fukushima Prefectural Police are working to confirm if the device is indeed a bomb and are considering disposal methods if it is confirmed to be an explosive.


Rain chances return for Thursday, with warm temperatures

Rain chances return for Thursday, with warm temperatures

Thursday brings another day of scattered, locally-heavy showers and storms. "We" ll have a chance for rain this weekend with scattered t-storms on Saturday and showers continuing through Sunday . Northeast winds 5 to 10 miles per hour. That will be a rainmaker for much of the southeast, but for us only a few showers will move north into our area each day.


Rajya Sabha bids farewell to Vice-President Dr Hamid Ansari

Rajya Sabha bids farewell to Vice-President Dr Hamid Ansari

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi , today, paid tribute to the contribution of the outgoing vice-president, saying, "Your diplomatic insights were invaluable, especially when I discussed with you before and after my bilateral visits".