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Covid-19 (Coronavirus-19) pandemic

<h2>Covid-19 (Coronavirus-19)</h2> Covid-19 - A Peek into the history Covid-19(Coronavirus-19) is part of a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). The novel Coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans and is referred to as Coronavirus 2019 or Covid-19. Coronaviruses are zoonotic, meaning they are transmitted between animals and people.  Detailed investigations found that SARS-CoV was transmitted from civet cats to humans and MERS-CoV from dromedary camels to humans. Several known coronaviruses [...]

NTA – National Testing Agency and its Role in NEET

NTA (National Test Agency) – What is National testing Agency (NTA) and how does it work? National Testing Agency creation was approved by the Union Cabinet under the chairmanship of PMO India. The NTA has being registered as an autonomous testing organization. It conducts entrance exams for higher educational institutions. National Testing Agency (NTA) has been established as a premier, specialist, autonomous and self-sustained testing organization to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions. The undergraduate NEET (UG), for MBBS and BDS courses, is currently conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA), which provides the results to the Directorate General of Health Services at the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. About NEET [...]