NEET Undergraduate program postponed till 2013

National Eligibility cum entrance test ( NEET ) for Under Graduates has been postponed till 2013. Maharashtra and Medical Council of India agreed over common entrance test to be held in 2012 but the exam was delayed due to CM Prithviraj Chavan intervention.

According to Chavan state board students will find difficulty in clearing the exam due to difference in syllabus. He also apposed the view of exam being held only in Hindi and English, Urdu and Marathi medium students will be left out.

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Tadoba tigers under threat from mushrooming coal mines

Coal mining is a big threat to the tigers residing in Chandrapur region of Maharashtra. Mining should be stopped near Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve ( TATR ) for the safety of tigers. Due to mining and construction of dams TATR may cut off from the adjoining forest where these wild beast moves. This will result in damaging the ecological system.

Tigers usually move from TATR to other forests, including Chaprala, Indravati, Bor and Navegaon-Nagzira. If these areas are used for mining it might pose a threat to wildlife.

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Celebrate Oral Health month with Colgate

Colgate Palmolive ( India ) partners with Indian Dental Association ( IDA) to aim for zero tooth decay.
Colgate is celebrating month of September and October as Oral health month 2010. It is organizing free Dental check up camps for healthy gum and teeth. To avail free check up service SMS your pin code to 5676725 to get information on dentist in your locality. You can also log on the the website – and enter you pin code to arrange for free check up with the nearest doctor.

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