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TN plan for one-year exemption on NEET exam fails

TN plan for one-year exemption on NEET exam fails

The top court was hearing a plea filed by six students from Tamil Nadu that the state government conduct counselling for the medical seats exclusively on the basis of the merit list prepared on the basis of NEET marks. However, CBSE students took the matter to the Madras High Court which deemed it discriminatory and counter productive to the objective of the common entrance exam.


Most of Tri-State under Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 9 pm

Most of Tri-State under Severe Thunderstorm Watch until 9 pm

Isolated storm chances will continue later into the evening southeast of Cincinnati, but this will not be as organized or as strong. "Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, and possibly a couple of tornadoes, are expected this afternoon from the upper Ohio Valley to Pennsylvania and NY", the SPC wrote in its Tuesday outlook.


Pentagon chief headed to Middle East, Europe

Pentagon chief headed to Middle East, Europe

The U.S. has given Ukraine's military non-lethal supplies, including night-vision goggles, uniforms and surveillance equipment such as Raven RQ-11B Analog mini-drones. He will visit Turkey on August 23 to meet with Minister of National Defence Nurettin Canikli, Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlut Çavusoglu and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.


Thousands march in Boston at Anti-racism demonstrations

Thousands march in Boston at Anti-racism demonstrations

Ivanka Trump said it was "beautiful" to see thousands of anti-fascist protestors denouncing racism and anti-Semitism in Boston and NY on Saturday as her father continued to make ambiguous comments that failed to specifically condemn far-right groups inciting hatred across the US.


Attorneys Fight To Stop Missouri Execution

Attorneys Fight To Stop Missouri Execution

Marcellus Williams was convicted in 2001 of killing Felicia Gayle, a former reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Prosecutors say they have enough evidence to prove Williams is guilty, including two witnesses who claim he confessed to the murder.