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9/17/2015: FRONT PAGE: Like it or not, FB plans an ‘empathy’ button

They won’t call it “dislike”, but Facebook has finally taken note of repeated requests for a button that can come in handy when the thumbs-up sign does not fit. “People have asked about the dislike button for many years. Today is a special day because… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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Payments tech co FSS plans 1k cr IPO

The Rs 700-crore Financial Software and Systems (FSS) — an early entrant into the payment technology space in India which is backed by New Enterprise Associates, Jacob Ballas and PremjiInvest — has drawn up plans for a Rs 1000-crore initial public offering by next year. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai […]

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Mumbai police plans to reward 'tobacco free' police stations

Mumbai police plans to reward 'tobacco free' police stations Speaking at 'Tobacco Free Mumbai Police' programme, organised by Cancer Aid Patient Association (CPAA), Joint Commissioner of Mumbai Police (Law and Order) Deven Bharti said he has met city Police Commissioner in this regard and likely to come out … Full News here – Read more on […]

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5/12/2015: FRONT PAGE: Agri sector bleeds, thanks to flawed govt plans

New Delhi: A fishing project in the deserts of Rajasthan, cold storage facilities for bananas in Maharashtra’s no-banana Pune district, milk coolers in Gujarat’s Sagbara region where there is no milk production and no electricity either… Those are just… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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UPDATE 1-G20 discusses plans to sidestep U.S. on IMF reforms

(Updates with communique, adds details from United States,Russia) By Anna Yukhananov WASHINGTON, April 17 (Reuters) – The Group of 20 leadingeconomies on Friday discussed ways to raise emerging countries’voting rights at the IMF as Full News here – Sify.com

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India’s IT plans suffer from power cuts, congestion – and monkeys

By Rupam Jain Nair and Tommy Wilkes VARANASI, India (Reuters) – As India launches an $ 18 billion plan to spread the information revolution to its provinces, the problems it faces are a holdover from the past – electricity shortages, badly plan Full News here – Sify.com

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3/22/2015: FRONT PAGE: Samovar cafe plans 10- day farewell to the city it graced

The iconic Cafe Samovar, which will down shutters on March 31, is planning various cultural activities over the next 10 days, in an extended farewell to its fans. The news of the iconic cafe shutting down has brought a nostalgic tear to the eyes of the… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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3/25/2015: FRONT PAGE: Qatar has big investment plans for India: Emir

Doha: In his first-ever interview to any publication in the world, the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, told TOI on the eve of his summit with Narendra Modi— the Prime Minister’s first with a leader of the Arab world —that his… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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CM pledges to protect Aarey land from BMC’s devpt plans

The proposal to utilize Aarey Colony land in the BMC’s draft Development Plan has received the strongest snub yet, from chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, who said on Tuesday that it will “remain a no-development zone forever”. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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2/15/2015: FRONT PAGE: Anna plans stir against Modi’s land acquisition Act

Anti- corruption crusader Anna Hazare is set to launch a two- day token agitation against the new land acquisition Act on February 23 and 24. His agitation has received support from thousands of activists and farmers, including a rather unlikely ally:… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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2/6/2015: FRONT PAGE: State plans to build bypass, widen Mumbai-Pune E-way

Mumbai: The state government has resurrected a proposal to augment the MumbaiPune expressway in view of the increasing traffic between the two cities. The idea is to have a 14-lane connectivity that will include six lanes of NH4 and eight of the… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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Uber plans to restart cab service in Delhi

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – U.S. online taxi-hailing service Uber has applied for a radio taxi licence and will restart operations in India’s capital, after it was banned following allegations that one Full News here – Sify.com

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1/16/2015: FRONT PAGE: American school on my list, said Anees Kurla-based terror plotter shared his plans over Net to inspire US youth to similar deeds

Mumbai: Kurla-based software engineer Anees Ansari, who in October 2014 was arrested by the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad for allegedly planning to bomb the American School at Bandra-Kurla Complex, was also indoctrinating an American youth to carry… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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Staggered office hours in Prabhu's plans to decongest Mumbai

Staggered office hours in Prabhu's plans to decongest Mumbai Among the many plans Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has to streamline the heavily-congested and crowded local train commute in Mumbai is a proposal to stagger office hours in India's financial capital. "I strongly believe we should stagger the working … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Here is how Maharashtra plans to tackle the problem of ‘spitting in public’

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