Bureaucrats can participate on Facebook, Twitter but criticism of govt not allowed [DoPT]

Bureaucrats may soon be allowed to participate freely on social media websites like Facebook, Twitter andLinkedin but criticism of government will still be a no-no. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has issued draft rules which bar officers from making “criticism of government” on television, social media or any other communication application by

Finding a NEET balance

It is a matter of immense relief for students and education administrators that the Supreme Court decided not to stay the Centre’s ordinance granting aone-year exemption to State government institutions from the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for medical courses. The Bench wisely refrained from suspending it, though its displeasure was obvious. With lakhs of students preparing