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India launches “Lost and Found” website to find missing children

By Nita Bhalla NEW DELHI, June 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The Indiangovernment has launched a “Lost and Found” website to helpfamilies trace the tens of thousands of children in the countrywho go missing every year – often abducted fo Full News here – Sify.com

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6/2/2015: FRONT PAGE: Sach, Sourav, VVS back to bat for Team India

Mumbai: Collectively, they have over 60,000 international runs between them. But their contribution to Indian cricket isn’t over yet. Sachin Tendulkar, the god of cricket to his legions of fans; Sourav Ganguly, an astute skipper who taught India how to… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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Most corrupt countries in the world & you won’t believe where India is!

Corruption is one of the biggest factors that hinders the development of any country. In fact India is also fighting hard throw this problem out of the country. But, it's not inly India that's facing the problem of corruption, there are lot many countries that are trying their best to cut the roots of this […]

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India douses century-old coal fires as output boosts

Prime Minister NarendraModi is determined to move more than 100,000 people living nearcoalfields in eastern India to new homes, making it easier todouse underground fires that have burned for a century and minehuge reserves of premium coal.

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5/25/2015: FRONT PAGE: Four of 10 stents used locally ‘made in India’

Mumbai: Mention stents, and an image of an imported medical device with a hefty price tag comes to mind. But the latest data from the Cardiological Society of India shows that a sizeable number of stents—tiny, mesh-like tubes that are used to open up… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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Cricket-Pakistan chief proposes home matches in India

NEW DELHI, May 24 (Reuters) – The south Asian neighbours may not share the best of relations but Pakistan would like to play their home matches in India, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Shahayar Khan said. Top test playing nations have shun Full News here – Sify.com

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5/23/2015: FRONT PAGE: 75% bikes in India have no insurance

If you get hit by a two-wheeler, there is little chance that you or your family members would get adequate compensation. This is because 75% of two-wheelers in India do not have third-party insurance, Supreme Court was told by the Insurance Regulatory… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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Sofitel Mumbai BKC hosts an evening with Harley Owners India in Mumbai

Known to embody luxury and lifestyle, and distinguished by one of its key brand pillars of culture and events, Sofitel Mumbai BKC hosted an evening with Harley Owners India (HOI), a motorcycling club founded in Mumbai. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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5/21/2015: FRONT PAGE: India set to get own version of class action lawsuits

New Delhi: India is set to have a stronger consumer protection law with its own version of class action suits. As the term is usually defined, a class action suit is one in which one or several persons sue on behalf of a larger group of persons,… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai […]

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India to open $1 bln credit line to finance infrastructure in Mongolia

By Terrence Edwards ULAN BATOR, May 17 (Reuters) – India will open a $ 1 billioncredit line to bolster Mongolia’s “economic capacity andinfrastructure”, the Mongolian and Indian prime ministersannounced on Sunday. Mongolia is seekin Full News here – Sify.com

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India must make its case globally to get Dawood: Ex-home minister

Former Union home minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Saturday said India will have to put pressure on the global community as well as on Pakistan for securing fugitive don Dawood Ibrahim’s custody Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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India, China leaders try hand at “selfie” diplomacy

BEIJING, May 15 (Reuters) – In a rare show of everyman charmfrom one of China’s most elite politicians, Premier Li Keqiangappeared in a grinning selfie with visiting Indian PrimeMinister Narendra Modi on Friday. Modi, who is visiting China Full News here – Sify.com

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For Modi’s government, storm brewing in rural India

Just one yearafter taking office, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi isfacing a challenge that could come to haunt him – the farmsector that sustains three-fifths of the population is in deeptrouble, and he is being blamed for not doing enough.

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India says to hold off on issuing new minimum alternate tax claims

NEW DELHI, May 11 (Reuters) – India’s tax department said ina statement it will hold off from issuing new demands forpayments of a controversial minimum alternate tax (MAT), andwill take no coercive action to pursue claims that have alreadybeen fil Full News here – Sify.com

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5/11/2015: FRONT PAGE: Modi reaches out to Didi, says Team India bigger than politics

Asansol: Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a forceful case for ‘Team India’ to achieve greater cooperation between the Centre and the states here on Sunday after West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, a trenchant opponent of the NDAs’ one-year… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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