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2/26/2015: FRONT PAGE: 70% state women not working: Survey

Mumbai: An analysis of Maharashtra’s labour force over nearly a decade looks much like a study in patriarchy. Nearly 70% of women are not in the labour force; the figure is 23% for men. Apaper on the dynamics of the state’s labour force by Binoo Paul,… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai […]

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2/26/2015: FRONT PAGE: Isolated govt will still table land bill in LS next week

New Delhi: More BJP allies joined the resistance against the land acquisition bill, raising the political cost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi should he press ahead with his government’s plan to introduce the legislation in Lok Sabha next week. On a… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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2/22/2015: FRONT PAGE: Authorityspeak

Dr Zahir Kazi, president of Anjuman- I- Islam, which is considered the oldest Muslim education institute in the country, said the problem dates back to 1930. “The hostel was replaced by the PWD office, land was given to various trusts… We must talk… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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2/25/2015: FRONT PAGE: Can leave be denied to mums with surrogate babies?

Mumbai: Can a woman employee who had a baby through surrogacy be discriminated upon when it comes to granting of maternity benefits? The Bombay high court will decide on the issue after a nurse who was denied maternity leave by the central railway (CR)… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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2/25/2015: FRONT PAGE: Centre will now have to give a lot more of its tax money to states

New Delhi: In a move that will financially benefit states greatly, possibly at the Centre’s cost, the 14th Finance Commission has hiked the states’ share of central taxes by an unprecedented 10 percentage points from 32% to 42%. It gives them greater… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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2/22/2015: FRONT PAGE: Ismail college: Samiti to oppose NLU on campus

In a press conference at Marathi Patrakar Sangh on Saturday, the Ismail Yusuf College Campus Bachao Sangharsh Samiti announced that it will launch the biggest peaceful protest in Mumbai’s history for the cause of minority education. With the HC hearing… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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2/25/2015: FRONT PAGE: BJP holds firm on land bill, braces for oppn onslaught

Chris Gayle’s 215 (off 147 balls v Zimbabwe) is and previous best was Gary Kirsten’s 188* vs UAE in 1996 bettering Virender Sehwag’s 140-ball 200 Also, first scored outside Indian subcontinent. But bat used by him made in Jalandhar & fifth double… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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2/25/2015: FRONT PAGE: Saikia’s energy portal charged 3 lakh a year for subscription

According to figures given by Western Railway officials, the average number of passengers per coach has reduced from 287 in 2007 to 227 in 2014 – a reduction by 21%. This is because the carrying capacity of trains has increased by 42% from 2007. Yet,… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai […]

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2/22/2015: FRONT PAGE: Midday meal: Food options on anvil

The BMC will be forming a fivemember committee which will decide on food options for midday meals provided to civic school students. The committee will comprise two representatives from the administration, two from the BMC education committee, and a… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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2/22/2015: FRONT PAGE: CM visits Nashik, reviews Kumbh works

Work together and in consultation with all, said chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday while addressing meetings on Kumbh Mela at Nashik and Trimbakeshwar. Fadnavis visited Trimbakeshwar and then Nashik to review works of the holy festival… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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2/22/2015: FRONT PAGE: Unsung jazzmen of Bollywood to come alive, on stage Show details

The influence of jazz music on Bollywood – be it eena meena deeka or ajeeb dastan hai yeh or yeh hai Bombay meri jaan or many more from the 40s, 50s 60s and 70s – may not be a secret, but few very are aware that Indian jazz musicians from Goa, Mumbai… Full News here […]

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2/24/2015: FRONT PAGE: Tinder’s popularity spawns its own share of critics

Mumbai: The popular US dating app Tinder is the trending matchmaker in the city these days, catering to young and old alike. Mumbaikars are installing it, connecting it to their Facebook profiles and swiping right and left to weed through lists of… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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2/24/2015: FRONT PAGE: Rahul vanishes to reflect; Congress in convulsions

Spokesman Abhishek Singhvi told reporters that Rahul has been “granted a leave of absence for a few weeks after which he will return and resume his active participation in the affairs of the Congress party.” He, however, parried questions on Rahul’s… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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2/24/2015: FRONT PAGE: Is Mumbai Metro a public authority or not?

Mexican director Alejandro G Inarritu holds three Oscars for his film Birdman, which won best director, best original screenplay and best picture on Sunday. —Reuters Best Actor : Best Actress : Best Picture : Best Supporting Actor : Best Supporting… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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2/22/2015: FRONT PAGE: Police, public join hands to reduce traffic at Haji Ali junction

Motorists heading towards south Mumbai from Keshavrao Khadye Marg, the road leading from Mahalaxmi station to Pedder Road via Haji Ali Circle, may get respite from massive congestions if a joint experiment by traffic cops and Tardeo residents shows… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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