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9/13/2014: FRONT PAGE: Govt should allot vacant RTE seats to others: HC Court suggestion upsets NGO pushing for right-to-edu quota

The Bombay high court on Friday suggested that the state government can assign seats left vacant under the RTE quota to students from the open category. Anudanit Shiksha Bachao Samiti (ASBS), the NGO which had filed a public interest litigation (PIL)… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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Now, govt to fast-track criminal cases against netas

: Legislators against whom criminal charges have either been framed or are under prosecution in various courts are in for a tough time. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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9/12/2014: FRONT PAGE: Centre takes charge in J&K as Omar govt goes ‘missing’

New Delhi: With Omar Abdullah’s administration conspicuous by its absence in rescue and relief operations in flood-hit J&K, the Centre has virtually taken charge in the state and is rallying all resources to fill the gap. Home secretary Anil Goswami… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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9/8/2014: FRONT PAGE: Pvt cos to make ` 6,000cr/yr killing on govt rescue plan

New Delhi: Nine private companies stand to make a killing of over Rs 6,000 crore per year at the cost of existing generation stations if the government clears the power ministry’s proposal to give coal linkage—supply allotment from Coal India Ltd’s… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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8/31/2014: FRONT PAGE: Moneylenders not the only solution: Govt to farmers

Concerned at the high rate of farmer suicides in Maharashtra, the state legal aid services authority has decided to raise awareness among crop growers of various legal remedial measures at their disposal to avail government benefits. In its bid to… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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Maharashtra govt orders probe into Mumbai power cut

Maharashtra govt orders probe into Mumbai power cut The state government ordered an inquiry on Wednesday after rare outages in Mumbai a day earlier, bringing under the scanner Tata Power and state-run Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) who have been blaming each other over the … Full News here – Read more on Hindustan Times

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8/28/2014: FRONT PAGE: As rumours rock govt, PMO, Shah give Rajnath clean chit

New Delhi: The three-monthold Narendra Modi government was hit by its first major controversy on Wednesday when Union home minister Rajnath Singh publicized his anguish about the “rumour” that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had rebuked his son Pankaj… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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8/24/2014: FRONT PAGE: UP govt defending ‘love jihadis’: BJP

Vrindavan/Mathura: The BJP on Saturday bolstered its Hindutva plank for the next UP polls by accusing the Akhilesh Yadav government of encouraging ‘love jihad’— the alleged phenomenon of Muslim boys luring Hindu girls into relationships and later… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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8/23/2014: FRONT PAGE: Respect dissent, SC tells govt, asks why no LoP post for Cong

New Delhi: The NDA government on Friday had to face tough moments in Supreme Court over the denial of leader of opposition status to the Congress in Lok Sabha, with a bench led by Chief Justice R M Lodha emphasizing the importance of appreciating… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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8/17/2014: FRONT PAGE: State govt bows to truckers’ demand; escort fee abolished

After repeated requests by the trucking sector, the state government abolished the ‘ escort’ fee starting Friday. Escort fee is to paid to the local municipal authorities for services rendered by an ‘ escort’, an individual who accompanies a truck on… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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8/19/2014: FRONT PAGE: Modi govt shows Pak its tough side, calls off foreign secy talks

New Delhi: India on Monday called off the scheduled foreign secretarylevel talks with Pakistan, objecting to its envoy meeting Kashmir separatists on the eve of the dialogue. The tough response renders bleak prospects of resumption of dialogue with… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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Life of Indians is no cheaper, Indian Govt. to make Car Crash Test compulsory

With this news, it seems that the good days are indeed coming. Indian government Life of Indians is no cheaper than any other prosperous nation’s citizen. If Europe and America has stringent rules for road safety to protect the life of their people, why not the Indians get similar treatment? Thanks to the newly formed […]

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Corruption witnessed sharp rise in Nitish govt, even I had to pay bribe to get ‘inflated’ power bill reduced: Bihar CM

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Tuesday said during the tenure of his predecessor Nitish Kumar, corruption in the state increased to such an extent that it has become extremely difficult to control it.   He went on to add that even he had to pay bribe when he was a minister to […]

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TABLE-India cbank cuts govt bond borrowing to 600 bln rupees from Aug 18-Sept 30

MUMBAI, Aug 14 (Reuters) – The Reserve Bank of India said on Thursday it had cut the amountof government bond borrowing by 100 billion rupees ($ 1.65 billion) during the period Aug. 18 toSept. 30. India will borrow 600 billion rupees until the end of the fiscal year’s first-half borrowingplan by September-end, down from the […]

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8/14/2014: FRONT PAGE: Govt to review senior public sector bank appointments

New Delhi: The finance ministry has decided to take a relook at recent appointments of toplevel public sector bank executives and a clutch of proposals to designate chairmen just before the UPA demitted office. The move is seen as a direct fallout of… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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