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1 hr ago | The Straits Times

Maker of $41 smartphone hails 'new era' in India

Indian Bollywood actor-director Farhan Akhtar poses with model as they hold newly-released Intex phones at the launch event in Mumbai on Sep 4, 2013.

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6 hrs ago | The Indian Express

Missing Mumbai youth believed killed in Iraq

Arif Fayyaz Majeed, one of the four young men from Kalyan who were believed to have joined Sunni insurgents in Iraq, is reported to have been killed in the fighting.

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7 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Pedestrians cross a road in the Dharavi slum area of Mumbai, India.

Hedge funds investing in India have become the world's best performers this year on expectations that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will revive Asia's third-largest economy.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Outlook

Mumbai Musings

Although all the poll pundits predict victory for BJP-Shiv Sena alliance, the incumbent government is putting up a brave front and a poll plan too Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes news, perhaps even when he is not trying to.

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The Washington Post

Banker Arrest Rattles Lenders as Slowdown Deepens: India Credit

The arrest of an Indian banker amid probes into lending violations looks set to prompt tighter loan approvals that may deepen the worst credit slowdown since 2009.

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The Indian Express

It is reiterated that it is not an airborne infection (not spread through the air you breathe).

He has been isolated in a quarantine-cum-isolation facility at the Delhi airport.

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St. Petersburg Times

Arizona instructor shot by girl, 9, on accident

A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday.

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Medical News Today

Challenges ahead in improving child health by increasing access to sanitation In India

A study published in this week's PLOS Medicine on large-scale rural sanitation programs in India highlights challenges in achieving sufficient access to latrines and reduction in open defecation to yield significant health benefits for young children The researchers, led by Sumeet Patil from the School of Public Health, University of California at ... (more)

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DNA India

Congress always ruled by single family who ignored nation: Venkaiah Naidu

In a veiled attack on top Congress leadership, the Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said the party has always been ruled by a "single family" that has always put their personal interest above the nation.

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India Auto News

Metro Line 3 for Mumbai, but what about line 1 and 2

As Maharashtra government launches the third phase of Mumbai Metro, there's much that's left unanswered.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

Model rape case: Maharashtra Home Dept proposes DIG Paraskar's suspension

Mumbai: In trouble for DIG Sunil Paraskar accused of raping a model, the Maharashtra Home Department has proposed his suspension.

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The Indian Express

Remembering Richard Attenborough: He put India in the spotlight

A photograph of Attenborough with his wife Sheila Sim and Bhanu Athaiya hangs in the latter's studio on Warden Road, Mumbai.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Mumbai Jewish centre stormed in 2008 attacks to reopen

A Jewish centre in Mumbai will reopen on Tuesday , nearly six years after heavily armed militants stormed the building and killed six people inside during the 2008 attacks on the city.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Indian Express

First commercial seaplane flight with six passengers lands in Pavana

The first commercial seaplane flight from Mumbai's Juhu Aerodrome Mehair Hangar to Pavana near Pune landed on Monday.

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The Times of India

Stock-out hits HIV treatment across India

The treatment and control of HIV, including dispensing drugs and testing, is handled by the government-run public health programme through its 355-odd centres.

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The Times of India

Mumbai airport to screen travellers from Ebola-hit Liberia

Passengers arriving at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. Authorities said passengers travelling to India from Ebola-hit Liberia will be screened if they have contacted virus.

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The Times of India

Only state can declare Homi Bhabha's bungalow as historical monument, Centre says

MUMBAI: Weeks after the central government said it would explore the possibilities of acquiring the Homi Bhabha bungalow, it now says that only the Maharashtra government is empowered to declare the historic residence of Dr Homi Bhabha, close to Hanging Garden in Mumbai as a protected monument.

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The Times of India

First seaplane service from Mumbai takes off

The first commercial seaplane flight with nine passengers onboard a Cessna 208A aircraft, took off at around 12 noon from the Juhu aerodrome for Pawana dam in Lonavala.

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Eastern Daily Press

Nick Clegg urges firms to seize the opportunities for trading with India

Firms in the East of England are being urged to seize the opportunities of trading in India ahead of a government drive to boost trade links between the two countries.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

Attack Pakistan, Uddhav Thackeray tells PM Narendra Modi

Mumbai: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attack Pakistan and teach a lesson for its continued intrusions in Indian borders.

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