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3/31/2014: FRONT PAGE: Indian teen could help US save $400m a year

New York: A 14-year-old Indian-origin boy has come up with a unique plan that could help the US save nearly $ 400 million a year by merely changing the font used on official documents. Suvir Mirchandani, a student in a Pittsburgh area middle school,… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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3/23/2014: FRONT PAGE: Seven- year- old girl raped in Ambernath

On March 20, a seven- year- old was raped by her neighbour who was known to her family members. The accused, Manohar Shridhar Mahanto, 40, lured the child with a promise of Rs 100 to buy chocolates with. The victim was taken to his house and raped her… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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3/28/2014: FRONT PAGE: Cornered Srini offers to step aside SC Wants CSK, Dhoni lied about RR Suspended Meiyappan’s role, For A Year alleges Salve

New Delhi: The Supreme Court unleashed an array of explosive strokes on Thursday after cricket board president N Srinivasan offered to step aside during pendency of court proceedings. The court suggested the appointment of cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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3/23/2014: FRONT PAGE: 61- year- old man arrested for molesting minor girl in Mahim

The Mahim police arrested a 61- year- old man for allegedly molesting a four- year- old girl when she had come to his shop to buy rubber bands on Friday afternoon. The accused has been identified as Afaque Ansari, a resident of Mahim. Ansari allegedly… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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3/9/2014: FRONT PAGE: Funding cleared, but Metro III work will not take off this year

Although the state has cleared the decks for a new board to construct the Colaba– Bandra– SEEPZ underground metro rail, the new board is yet to be formed, which means construction of the new corridor will commence only sometime next year. As the… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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3/9/2014: FRONT PAGE: Cyber crime cases see over 100% rise in a year

Internet, today, has become an inseparable part of our lives. With everything at our fingertips we sometimes forget that we are walking into the dark world of cyber criminals. It is understood that there would be a rise in cyber crimes but when there… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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3/11/2014: FRONT PAGE: Finish trial against tainted MPs and MLAs in a year: SC

New Delhi: After ordering the disqualification of MPs and MLAs immediately after conviction for heinous offences, the Supreme Court on Monday took a second big step towards cleansing the political process by directing that trial proceedings in cases of… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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2/16/2014: FRONT PAGE: 20- year- old died due to medical negligence, allege relatives

A 20- year- old youth died allegedly due to the negligence of a doctor at Shifa Hospital in Chembur ( East). The deceased, Avinash Parade, was admitted to the hospital after he complained of cold and fever. He was admitted for the night. However, in… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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2/9/2014: FRONT PAGE: Policeman suspended for sexually harassing 25- year- old man

Police inspector Mahesh Jadhav, attached to the Chunabhatti police station, has been suspended pending inquiry into a complaint of sexual harassment which was recently fi led against him by a 25- year- old man. Senior inspector Damodar Chaudhari of… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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2k paediatric heart surgeries performed in Mumbai in a year

2k paediatric heart surgeries performed in Mumbai in a year The number of paediatric cardiac surgeries performed in Mumbai has been going up steadily. This is in contrast to the situation a few years ago when Mumbaikars rushed to the southern states for corrective operations of their kids. It is estimated that … Full News […]

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2/9/2014: FRONT PAGE: Between 2000 and 2012, jobs grew by a mere 2% per year

As India heads towards a bruising general election, one of the key issues in the minds of both people and political parties is jobs. Big parties and their star campaigners can already be heard harping on the theme. The reason is that the jobs scenario… Full News here – The Times of India (Mumbai edition)

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1/24/2014: FRONT PAGE: Enjoy 17 extra-long weekends this year

Mumbai: You may curse your luck that Republic Day falls on a Sunday this year. Like it, there are five holidays that coincide with a Sunday and one that falls on a fourth Saturday. But this is more than compensated for by the 17 occasions when one can… Full News here – The Times of […]

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56,000 girls dropped out from schools in one year

If data available with the government is to be believed, then 86,000 children in the state are outside schools. Out of these, 56,000 are girls. At present, 2.28 crore children are enrolled in 1.03 lakh schools across the state.  “This is data for year 2012-13. Statistics for the current academic year are yet to be […]

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With Rs 1.6 crore sponsorship, IIT-B Techfest gets bigger this year

Of the 1.6 crore collected around 1.3 crore will be used to pay for the lecturers”, artists” travel fare and fees of some artists. Full News here – Top Headlines

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Bombay High Court’s New Year gift gives Mumbai cops a sleepless night

Top cop welcomes order, cites ‘threat’ as reason to justify 1.30am deadline. Full News here – dna: Mumbai News

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