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3/2/2015: FRONT PAGE: Maharashtra to pick up med tabs of swine flu patients: CM

Mumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has said the state will bear all expenses related to the treatment of H1N1 patients, even as unseasonal showers increased fears about the rise in infections. “I have issued instructions to the public health… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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Brent tumbles on Iran, Libya; U.S. crude up on spread play

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Man arrested in relation with 2006 Malegaon bomb blast dies

Shabbir Maseeullah (39), who was arrested for his alleged role in the 2006 Malegaon serial bomb blasts, died on Monday evening in Malegaon. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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'Bombay Velvet' trailer to release on 21st March?

'Bombay Velvet' trailer to release on 21st March? The trailer for the much anticipated 'Bombay Velvet' will be released around 21st March according to some posts on Twitter. 'Bombay Velvet' is directed by Anurag Kashyap and stars Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Karan Johar and is based in the time … Full News here – Read […]

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UPDATE 4-India sets inflation target in monetary policy overhaul

(Adds detail on consequences of miss, MPC) Full News here – Sify.com

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Mumbai power tariff to increase by 28% not 45%, says Reliance

Even as consumers and NGOs are up in arms over the hike in electricity tariff to be levied on Mumbaikars, power supplier Reliance Infrastructure says they have failed to calculate the “telescopic benefits”. This actually works out to a maximum increase of 28% and “reduces the impact” on consumers. Full News here – Mumbai News, […]

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3/2/2015: FRONT PAGE: Conditions in place for RBI to cut rates: Sinha

New Delhi: The budget has created conditions for an interest rate cut and the government’s investment in infrastructure will improve the quality of life of the middle class, junior finance minister Jayant Sinha said on Sunday. He said the government’s… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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3/1/2015: FRONT PAGE: India Inc will follow if public sector invests more

The first- full- year budget of the Modi government was inevitably expected to emerge as a key platform for announcing specific initiatives to walk the talk and to cut through the growth bottlenecks. There have been major slippages on the… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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3/2/2015: FRONT PAGE: ‘Marathon inspires people to compete with themselves’

In addition to pushing the limits of one’s endurance, runners believe that participating in a marathon enables each one to compete with themselves. Participants range from casual runners, to experts from the medical and education fields. One of the… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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3/2/2015: FRONT PAGE: Probe Batra’s land-grab charge: Parrikar to MP

New Delhi: Prompted by a call for help from GL Batra, the 70-year-old father of Kargil war martyr and Param Vir Chakra recipient Captain Vikram Batra, defence minister Manohar Parrikar has asked Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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In This Song, a Bleep Fills In for 'Bombay'

In This Song, a Bleep Fills In for 'Bombay' Some kept using Bombay out of long habit or institutional inertia — the city's stock exchange and its high court still bear the name, for example. Others stuck with Bombay as a political statement, rejecting what they considered xenophobic politics … Full News here – Read […]

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3/1/2015: FRONT PAGE: Now, for execution

Finance minister Arun Jaitley was adversely positioned to present a landmark budget, as it comes against the backdrop of a difficult year — 2014. The manufacturing sector had been very sluggish, inflation remained sticky and the country faced a big… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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3/2/2015: FRONT PAGE: HC raps urban dept for saying, ‘Sorry, files are missing’

Mumbai: A curious case of missing files has come to haunt some officials of the Urban Development Department (UDD). The Bombay High Court on Friday ordered the UDD deputy secretary to file an FIR against his own officials for what amounts to taking… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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3/1/2015: FRONT PAGE: Three cheers to markets, bank stocks lead the rally Road to reforms

Motilal Oswal The fight between the bulls and the bears led to an extremely volatile session on Dalal Street, with the BSE Sensex swinging 700 points intraday. The index ended the day with a gain of 141.38 points or 0.48% at 29,361.50 while the NSE… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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OMG! You won’t believe what this JUDGE punished a POLICEMAN in an open court

Jhajjar: An interesting encounter took place between a Sub-Inspector and the judge of an open court on Saturday in Jhajjar district. The argument took an ugly turn and the judge asked the policeman to turn into a cock as a punishment. The policeman apologized, but the judge remained adamant.   Shamed Sub-inspector stood in the […]

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