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4/12/2015: FRONT PAGE: How Modi reworked Rafale deal, and why it’s a winner

New Delhi: Two themes dominated Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to do an outright buy of 36 Rafale fighter aircraft from France — national security and cutting through red tape. In the process, India was able to get better terms for the… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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4/12/2015: FRONT PAGE: Papers reveal Nehru’s hand in snooping on Netaji kin

New Delhi: The controversy over whether the Jawaharlal Nehru government ordered surveillance on Netaji Subhas Bose’s family seems set to escalate following disclosure that the first PM had personally sought information on their whereabouts. Documents… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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4/7/2015: FRONT PAGE: ED fails to trace money trail in 5,400-cr NSEL scam

Mumbai: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has not found any evidence of money trail against Jignesh Shah, the top promoter of National Spot Exchange Ltd (NSEL), in the Rs 5,400 crore scam. ED’s first charge sheet restricts the role of Shah to ‘aiding… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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4/7/2015: FRONT PAGE: Did the civic body forget fire temples while preparing development plan?

Mumbai: If the new draft development plan (DP) 2034 has its way, the already shrinking Parsi community of Mumbai has much to worry. Several Parsi agiaries (fire temples) have not been marked in the city’s development blueprint, which provides for the… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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4/5/2015: FRONT PAGE: ‘ Hostel chores, mosquitoes gave us no time to study’

All of 13 years and having gone from school to school, Std IX student Jivan Chaudhari, who is among those evicted from the hostel in Padgha near Panvel, has tough times up ahead. Hailing from Charnewadi in Kanpoli, his home in the hills takes two hours… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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4/5/2015: FRONT PAGE: India’s 3rd domino kidney transplant in city soon

Four people in the first week of May will get donated kidneys from unrelated people, whose relatives will receive kidneys, in turn, from others. This will be the third such domino kidney transplant in the country. The state transplant authorisation… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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4/7/2015: FRONT PAGE: Coastal road wins over sea link

Mumbai: Bye, bye sea links. Coastal roads are where the future is. Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis told dna that his government is all for coastal roads, and sea links have fallen off the radar. What it means is that all proposed extensions from the… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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4/7/2015: FRONT PAGE: Will scrap devpt plan, start afresh if need be: CM

Mumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday announced an inquiry into errors in the draft development plan 2034 for Mumbai and said it will be scrapped if required, and the process of drawing it up restarted. A three-member committee headed by… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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4/5/2015: FRONT PAGE: Mumbai aspirants get Avanti code to crack IIT entrance

Mumbai: American boxer Sugar Ray Robinson’s famous quote is finding its echo in Sion. As you enter the small office of Avanti Coaching, the first board that draws your attention reads: ‘ To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when no one else… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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4/6/2015: FRONT PAGE: Change land norms for IITs, IIMs: Panel

Mumbai: How much land do IITs, IIMs and central universities require? Answer is just out. A five- member committee, tasked to look into the issue, says they need only half of what rules prescribe. For example, IITs and NITs (National Institutes of… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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4/6/2015: FRONT PAGE: Eye on dalit votes, state gets mill land for Ambedkar memorial

Mumbai: With an eye on the upcoming civic polls in several cities, the state government barrelled through an agreement to transfer 12 acres of land in Indu Mill at Dadar to build a memorial for dalit icon Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, an issue that has been… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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4/6/2015: FRONT PAGE: 100 foreign funds slapped with $6b ‘retro’ tax notices

New Delhi/Mumbai: Around 100 overseas funds have been slapped with tax notices estimated at $ 5-6 billion for ‘untaxed gains’ made by them in the Indian markets over the past years, prompting them to approach government functionaries citing fresh… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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4/6/2015: FRONT PAGE: DUST STORM HITS MUMBAI

A haze of dust engulfed Mumbai on Sunday. It was a result of a dust storm in the Persian Gulf. The dust was carried over by westerly winds and also hit the Konkan and Raigad parts and Nashik and Nagar districts. Western parts of Pune were also… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & […]

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4/5/2015: FRONT PAGE: BJP goes bullish on land Bill, to take on Oppn by its horns

Bengaluru: Giving a thumps up to the political and policy initiatives of the Narendra Modi government, a bullish BJP on Saturday pledged to take on the Opposition by its horns in the war of “perception” on the land acquisition Bill. The party’s two-… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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4/6/2015: FRONT PAGE: SUNIL NARINE CLEARED OF SUSPECT BOWLING ACTION, TO PLAY FOR KKR IN IPL

Panaji: The technician who installed the CCTV at a Fabindia outlet that is at the centre of a voyeurism controversy has told police that the camera was tampered with. On Friday, Union minister Smriti Irani had spotted a hidden camera trained towards… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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