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As more flooding looms, Kashmir remains vulnerable to disaster – TRFN

By Athar Parvaiz SRINAGAR, India, April 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – AsKashmir braces for what could be its second major flood in sixmonths, residents are worried that inadequate flood-controlinfrastructure in the region could see them Full News here – Sify.com

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Double TDR opens up more space for development

Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has announced the double Transfer of Development Right (TDR) – virtual space in lieu of acquiring a reserved plot. Henceforth, if you own a 1,000 sq metre of government reservation imposed plot, then you will be able to get 2,000 sq metre of virtual space against it. And this virtual space […]

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3/19/2015: FRONT PAGE: LBT scrapped, now you will have to pay more

Mumbai: Fadnavis government on Wednesday fulfilled a major election promise made to the traders by announcing the scrapping of the Local Body Tax (LBT) from August 1, 2015. However, to compensate for the losses, the government will now impose a… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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3/18/2015: FRONT PAGE: More than 50% of guerrillas women, says Maoist leader

Bastar (Chhattisgarh): The People’s Liberation Guerrilla Army (PLGA), the armed wing of the Communist Party of India (Maoist) – a banned organisation in India, is attracting more and more women and 60-70 per cent of those recruited in the year 2013-14… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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Five killer tips of passionate kissing which will leave your loved one wanting more

A kiss may last for just few seconds but its impression lasts a lifetime. In some cases, it can even decide where the relationship is headed.   Therefore, it is necessary to leave an everlasting impression on your partner with first kiss because, even you know it, a sloppy kiss can lead to a drastic […]

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?Fine-tune system for ambulance service so more patients benefit?

Experts say efforts should be taken to improve the system to ensure that motorists gave way to ambulances. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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3/13/2015: FRONT PAGE: More firms under I-T radar

Mumbai: Even after the government clarified that the multinational companies (MNCs) in India do not have to pay retrospective tax, a sword is still hanging on more than 500 MNCs whose underlying assets are in India. I-T department is re-assessing all… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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Bombay High Court grants Maharashtra government more time to provide data

Bombay High Court grants Maharashtra government more time to provide data … The Bombay high court on Monday gave the urban development department eight weeks and the housing department five weeks to furnish all information sought by a committee probing irregularities in allotment of flats under the chief minister's … Full News here – Read […]

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MEOW: The Cat Island, only place on earth where CATS are SIX TIMES more than humans

International Desk: It may sound funny and shocking, but an army of cats rules a remote island in southern Japan. These feral animals here outnumbered humans six to one.   To deal with mice that plagued fishermen's boats, cats were introduced to the mile-long island of Aoshima. What happened next? Cats stayed on and multiplied. […]

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3/11/2015: FRONT PAGE: Now, shell out more to get your name or surname changed through govt gazette

Citizens across the Maharashtra will have to shell out more for getting things like change in name, caste, religion or change in date of birth published in the government gazette. The state has increased the charges manifold citing higher overhead… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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3/8/2015: FRONT PAGE: Swine flu claims 2 more in city, takes death toll to 23 Dos and Don’ts High- risk groups

Two Kandivli residents died of swine flu on Saturday, taking the city swine flu death toll to 23. In its health report, the BMC confirmed that both patients died of respiratory failure and had tested positive for H1N1 virus. Dr Mangala Gomare,… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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China lowers annual growth target, pledges more reform

By Koh Gui Qing Full News here – Sify.com

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3/1/2015: FRONT PAGE: Threshold the same, yet more room for savings

The finance minister dampened the hopes of taxpayers awaiting enhancement in the threshold limit. Yet, he was quick to point out “… an individual tax payer will get tax benefit of Rs 4,44,200.” This includes more savings under health insurance and… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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3/1/2015: FRONT PAGE: India Inc will follow if public sector invests more

The first- full- year budget of the Modi government was inevitably expected to emerge as a key platform for announcing specific initiatives to walk the talk and to cut through the growth bottlenecks. There have been major slippages on the… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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More hits than misses

The first railway budget by banker-turned-politician Suresh Prabhu is getting a thumbs-up for two reasons – its wholehearted emphasis on trying to increase capacity of congested main rail routes and for going full throttle on the electrification of the lines. However, the fact that the railway ministry will be raising Rs17,000 crore as Extra-Budgetary Resources […]

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