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9/13/2015: FRONT PAGE: Govt to organise Tadoba festival in city

The state government is all set to hold a three- day ‘ Tadoba festival’ during November in Mumbai, in which it will showcase its grand plans of making the tiger sanctuary in Chandrapur district a worldclass entity. An official from the state forest… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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9/13/2015: FRONT PAGE: Govt announces ` 50,000 cover for accident victims

Mumbai: Accident victims in the state, who have no insurance cover of their own, can soon be assured of atleast three days’ free treatment. The Fadnavis government is planning to provide succour to mishap victims by launching an insurance cover which… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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9/10/2015: FRONT PAGE: Govt to formulate policy for regulating use of drones

In the wake of recent terror threats owing to paragliders and drones, the state government has decided to formulate a policy to regulate the two aerial modes of transport. The policy will first require an amendment in the Bombay Police Act which, as of… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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9/6/2015: FRONT PAGE: Govt to do a ‘ surplus act’ on poor entities

To reduce the massive debt burden on the exchequer, the state government is planning to ensure that surplus funds of various state corporations and PSUs are lent to various state bodies which need financial infusion. This will be on the lines of the… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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9/9/2015: FRONT PAGE: After uproar over Maria’s removal as police chief, govt says he’ll ‘monitor’ Sheena probe

Alleged proximity to Peter Mukerjea: Satyapal Singh, Maria's predecessor and BJP MP from Baghpat, told TV channels that he had heard Maria "was close to Peter Mukerjea", suggesting that could be a reason for the top cop's unceremonious exit personally… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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9/7/2015: FRONT PAGE: Govt may curb prescription, sale of antibiotics

Dili (Timor Leste): The government may soon issue restrictions on prescription and sale of commonly used antibiotics in an attempt to avoid development of drug resistance to infectious diseases like tuberculosis, malaria, urinary tract infection and… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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9/5/2015: FRONT PAGE: Govt scraps housing policy draft

The state government has decided to scrap its proposed housing policy draft and prepare a new one. The new one will be published soon to invite people’s suggestions and objections. According to senior government officials, the earlier draft, prepared… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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9/6/2015: FRONT PAGE: After 42 yrs of battle, govt sues for peace with forces

New Delhi: Forty-two years after it was first demanded, 84 days after military veterans upped the ante by sitting on dharna and even going on a fast-unto-death, and following PM Narendra Modi’s Independence Day pledge to deliver on his poll promise,… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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9/2/2015: FRONT PAGE: As mkts panic, govt acts

Mumbai: Renewed fears about the slowing Chinese economy, combined with the less-than-expected domestic GDP growth for the June quarter and rising crude oil prices spooked Dalal Street investors on Tuesday, leading to a 587point (or 2.2%) crash in the… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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Maharashtra Govt mulling permission to keep 12 liquor bottles at home

Under the present rules, a person in the state also needs a day’s permit to consume alcohol at a bar or any other public place (permit room) but the government is mulling doing away with this system too. Full News here – Mumbai News

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6/8/2015: FRONT PAGE: Govt will have to forget direct tax of ` 6.73 lakh crore

New Delhi: The Union government is yet to recover direct tax arrears of over Rs 8 lakh crore. Worse still, the Income-Tax (I-T) department says 81% of it is not recoverable and has put it under the ‘difficult to recover’ category. This means there will… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai […]

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5/29/2015: FRONT PAGE: Maha govt delaying CET decision to favour coaching classes?

As the Maharashtra government continues to delay a crucial decision to tear away from the national JEE test for engineering and conduct state-level CET for admission in these courses, coaching classes which offer JEE preparatory courses are having a… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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5/26/2015: FRONT PAGE: TOI rating: With 77.5%, Modi govt gets Distinction in its first year

According to the TOIIpsos opinion poll we published on May 16, a majority of those surveyed felt expectations from Narendra Modi’s new government had been pegged unrealistically high. Afew days later, RBI governor Raghuram Rajan echoed a similar… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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5/23/2015: FRONT PAGE: Maha player stuck as govt turns a blind eye

Mumbai: As the Indian blind cricket team was preparing to fly to England and Bahrain for a bilateral series on Friday evening, the lone player in the team from Maharashtra, Amol Karche stayed put at home in Baramati. The 21-year-old could not travel… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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5/22/2015: FRONT PAGE: 4,100 graft cases and counting, but govt doesn’t want Lokayukta

Mumbai: The Lokpal movement launched by Anna Hazare in 201112 might have catapulted Aam Admi Party and Arvind Kejriwal to power in the capital state of Delhi, but Maharashtra – the first state in the country to establish the office of Lokayukta in 1971… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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