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3 hrs ago | Newindpress

Lanka Ashok Leyland to Assemble Small Trucks for Indian market

COLOMBO: Lanka Ashok Leyland , a joint venture of Ashok Leyland of India and the Lankan public sector company, Lanka Leyland Ltd., has initiated a project to assemble small trucks in Lanka for the Indian market.

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7 hrs ago | DNA India

Nokia paid Rs 250 crore compensation under VRS to 5,600 employees

Finland-based Nokia has paid about Rs 250 crore as compensation to employees of its Chennai manufacturing facility, who opted for the voluntary retirement scheme offered by it in May, Tamil Nadu Industries Minister P Thangamani informed the state Assembly today.

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10 hrs ago | Nerve News

Indian vessels protect fishermen: Jaitley

Navy and Coast Guard ships are deployed continuously in Palk Bay off Tamil Nadu to protect Indian fisherman from attacks on the sea, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said Friday.

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14 hrs ago | Rediff.com

Oh Shiv Sena MPs, Mumbai needs you more

Prasanna D Zore appeals to the Shiv Sena 11 -- the MPs at the heart of the current national controversy -- to forget roti s and poor service at Maharashtra Sadan and instead deliver millions of Mumbaikars from their daily travel troubles.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Indian Television

Tamil Nadu local cable ops refuse to pay more to Arasu

MUMBAI: Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa has been constantly requesting the centre to approve the DAS licence for her state owned multi system operator Arasu Cable.

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The Times of India

Now, an Amma employment scheme

CHENNAI: After a string of 'Amma' branded products and services, Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Thursday announced 'Amma skill employment and training scheme' to meet the demand for human resources in micro, small and medium enterprises in the state.

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The Times of India

Future of students studying in Ukraine uncertain

There is an uncertainty over the academic future of students from the country studying medicine and other professional courses in eastern Ukraine, wracked by the violent unrest.

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Colombo Page

Tamil Nadu CM urges Indian PM to give visa to UN team probing Sri Lanka

July 24, Chennai: The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu State in India, J. Jayalalithaa today urged the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to grant visa to the United Nations team conducting the probe into Sri Lanka's alleged war crimes.

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DNA India

Tax return case against Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa posted to August 7

A court in Chennai on Thursday adjourned the income tax return cases against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and her aide Sasikala to August 7. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate R Dakshinamurthy allowed the petitions of Jayalalithaa and Sasikala seeking adjournment citing pendency of their plea for compounding the alleged offences ... (more)

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Daily Mail

How schizophrenia is shaped by our culture: Americans hear voices...

The difference may be down to the fact that Europeans and Americans tend to see themselves as individuals motivated by a sense of self identity One American patient described the voices as 'like torturing people, to take their eye out with a fork, or cut someone's head and drink their blood.'

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Times of India

Germany hot new destination for Indian students

CHENNAI: For increasing number of Indians, Germany is emerging a favoured higher education destination overseas.

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The Atlantic

When Hearing Voices Is a Good Thing

When he would confront them, they would deny having said anything, enraging him further.

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Rediff.com

Timing of Katju's allegations needs to be questioned

If Justice Katju had desired change, the better way was to approach the new government, and the new law minister, says N Sathiya Moorthy.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Colombo Page

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister opposes installing buoys on the IMBL between India and Sri Lanka

July 22, Chennai: The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu J. Jayalalithaa has written to the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi again to express her disapproval to a proposal that suggested installing buoys on the International Maritime Boundary Line between India and Sri Lanka as a measure to address the fishermen issue.

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The Telegraph

After 4th ruckus, DMK lawmakers in TN are declared all out for rest of session

Chennai, Jul 22 : Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam members in Tamil Nadu Assembly were on Tuesday evicted en masse for the fourth time in the current budget session, thus attracting a House rule that bars them from attending the rest of the session, slated to end on August 12. Soon after ordering the eviction of the DMK members who stormed into the well ... (more)

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Hindustan Times

Corruption in judiciary row Katju poses six questions to exChief Justice of India Lahoti

Former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju, who alleged that three chief justices of India made "improper compromises" during the UPA rule in allowing a judge under corruption scanner to continue in office, on Tuesday posed six questions to one of them on the issue.

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Express India

Bengaluru, Chennai and Pune lead Indian office market: Key takeaways

Approximately 8 million sq. ft. of office space was leased across eight major cities during the quarter.

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Sulekha.com

Finding Fanny: A Different Version For Foreigners

Homi Adajania 's upcoming bollywood movie Finding Fanny is in news again! Produced by Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh Vijan under the Illuminati Films banner , the official trailer of Finding Fanny released recently.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Telegraph

'Saviour' of Karunanidhi

Chennai, July 21: A few days after M. Karunanidhi was arrested in a midnight swoop on June 30, 2001, the former chief minister's bail application had come up before sessions judge Santiago Ashok Kumar.

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San Diego NewsCape

Hallucinatory 'voices' shaped by local culture

People suffering from schizophrenia may hear "voices" - auditory hallucinations - differently depending on their cultural context, according to new Stanford research.

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