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52 min ago | Express India

Taxman scaner now on Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Pune, 4 others

In order to widen the tax base and check undisclosed income, the Income Tax department has decided to train its scanner on instances of personal expenditure, interest earned on investment, purchase of luxury vehicles and capital gains made from sale of property in a select band of economically surging Indian cities.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Colombo Page

Tamil Nadu CM writes to Indian PM again on Sri Lanka Navy arresting 50 Indian fishermen

July 29, Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has written to the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi again to take immediate action through highest diplomatic levels to secure the release of all the Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for poaching in the island's territorial waters.

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The Times of India

Fabric of freedom set for stamp of uniqueness

An association of intellectual property rights lawyers has sought Geographical Indication tag for khadi, recognising it as a product unique to India.

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Express India

HTC Global in talks to acquire three firms; to hire 10,000

Summary IT and IT-enabled services provider HTC Global is in talks with one large and two small companies as part of its 'strategic acquisition' plans, a top official said IT and IT-enabled services provider HTC Global is in talks with one large and two small companies as part of its 'strategic acquisition' plans, a top official said on Tuesday.

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Newkerala.com

Is Maldives becoming new Jehadi centre, asks Scholar Tufail Ahmad

Tufail Ahmad, director of South Asia Studies Project at the Middle East Media Research Institute, Washington DC feels that under Saudi-Pakistani influence, the Maldivian society is being pushed into the jihadist path.

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Indian Television

Broadcast & Media Technology 2014 makes a Good Beginning

MUMBAI: Broadcast & Media Technology 2014, South India's First International Exhibition on Broadcast Equipment and Technology was held on 18 & 19 July at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai.

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ABC News

Indian Senior Community Part of Growing Niche

When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined the culture and camaraderie of life in India with the comforts and conveniences they had grown accustomed to after nearly five decades in Minnesota and Ohio.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Times of India

Pak diplomat in Sri Lanka on terror radar

CHENNAI: Amir Zubair Siddiqui, a Pakistani diplomat named as the person managing ISI activities in India from Sri Lanka, was on the radar of Indian intelligence agencies since 2012.

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Outlook

She Flies In The Blue

It's almost a predictable scenario: a plane crashes and rescuers fan out in a frantic search for survivors.

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Mashable

Sexism in Tech Runs Deep and Global

In the cool world of tech, gender discrimination is so uncool that it is rarely overt.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Times of India

Highrise apartment blaze triggers panic

CHENNAI: Fire ravaged a 10-storey Tamil Nadu Housing Board residential and commercial complex in Villivakkam on Sunday afternoon, triggering panic and forcing the evacuation of more than 100 families from the highrise engulfed in smoke.

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Newindpress

'Sniffer Dogs Irreplaceable Assets in Rescue Operations'

CHENNAI: Experts at a workshop co-organised by the Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University , Tamil Nadu Commando Force and MARS Inc., stressed the importance of optimising the performance of canines, which assist military and para-military forces in various activities.

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The Telegraph

Culture causerati forget a 1000yr milestone

Chennai, July 27: Tamil Nadu's leaders, for all their prickly championing of Tamil culture, let the 1,000th anniversary of the coronation of the greatest Tamil king ever pass without a flutter last week.

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The Times of India

Remittances from Gulf spike during Ramzan

Early salary payment, bonus for Eid and greater competition in the funds transfer market have all resulted in a 15% increase in remittances from the Gulf between June and July during the Ramzan month.

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DNA India

India to inform Sri Lanka about terror cloud on Colombo

India will be informing Sri Lanka about an official working with the Pakistan High Commission in Colombo who was allegedly playing a key role in planning terror strikes at the behest of ISI on the US and Israeli consulates in the southern part of this country.

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BellaOnline

Singapore Street Noodles Recipe

Imagine my surprise to learn that Singapore Street Noodles is not from Singapore at all! Regardless of its numerous contradicting origins, it's absolutely delicious and super simple to make, you'll have a tasty meal on your family's dinner table in no time flat.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Newindpress

Around The Country in 51 Days

Much like Phileas Fogg in novelist Jules Verne's classic novel Around the World in Eighty Days, explorer Ejji K Umamahesh, 65, too set out to see new places.

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The Daily Star

Text and Ride in India

A handful of start-ups in India have begun to use technology to more easily connect auto-rickshaw drivers with customers - a twist to Uber and Lyft, the taxi-hailing apps.

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Nerve News

Thapar, Mann poised to win title

" IRC 2000cc: Rahul Kanthraj / Vivek Bhatt 1 ; Prithvi Dominic / Ravindra MS 2 ; Sumit Panjabi / Venu Ramesh Kumar 3 " Chennai, July 26 - Old-timers Samir Thapar and co-driver Gurinder Mann , in a Mitsubishi Evo X, showed they still have plenty left in the tank as they took a near-winning lead in Overall classification at the end of the first leg ... (more)

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

India.com

Chief Minister requests Centre to enhance Haj quota to Tamil Nadu

Chennai, July 26 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today requested the Centre to enhance the Haj quota for Tamil Nadu this year as the state has received a huge number of applications from pilgrims and many were left disappointed.

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