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  1. ChampionsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Telegraph

    HS: Remarkable. It's a privilege to be associated with Team India skipper M.S. Dhoni and Sahara Group who had immense faith in our abilities.

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  2. Guidance key to plum jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    The noble initiative by the Students' Guidance Centre of Chandragupt Institute of Management Patna to provide free management entrance coaching to economically weaker students from the SC/ST and OBC communities has been delivering positive results. Several students, who had taken coaching at the centre, are now set to enter corporate houses with lucrative salaries after completing their management education from premier institutions.

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  3. Struggle of deadline & survivalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Telegraph

    Doctors inaugurate a workshop on cytopathology organised by AIIMS-Patna on Sunday. "Cytopathology is the process of pathology in which diseases are diagnosed with the help of needles, syringes and advanced microscopes.

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  4. Sayeed Kashmir CM again, BJP shares power on peace agendaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nerve News

    PDP chief Mufti Mohammad Sayeed called for peace Sunday after taking oath as chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, heading a coalition that brought the BJP to power for the first time in India's only Muslim-majority state. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP leaders Amit Shah and L.K. Advani were among the 1,400 guests who witnessed the ceremony, over two months after the PDP and the BJP won 28 and 25 seats respectively in a hung verdict that exposed deep divisions between the Muslim and Hindu areas.

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  5. Killer swine flu: Five more test positive in BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DNA India

    Five more persons today tested positive for swine flu taking the total number of people infected with the H1N1 virus in Bihar to 26. Five more persons today tested positive for swine flu taking the total number of people infected with the H1N1 virus in Bihar to 26. "We ran 22 samples in our Realtime Polymerase Chain Reaction machine today and five of them were found to be infected by H1N1 virus. Of those who tested positive, three are from Patna, while one each from Motihari and Lakhisarai districts," Rajendra Memorial Research Institute of Medical Sciences Director Dr Pradeep Das told PTI.

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  6. Plug-and-play with first UMPP in OdishaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    Odisha may host the country's first ultra mega power project proposed for auctioning under the government's showcase plug-and-play model. Subsequently, these projects may also be announced in poll bound state of Bihar, prime minister Narendra Modi's home state Gujarat and Jharkhand, two persons privy to the development told Financial Chronicle.

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  7. Paswan cites budget bounty, slams CMRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Union minister for food, consumer affairs and public distribution Ram Vilas Paswan at the news meet in Patna on Sunday. Picture by Ranjeet Kumar Dey Union minister for food, consumer affairs and public distribution Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday accused Nitish Kumar of playing politics instead of working for the state's development.

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  8. Japanese help for quality studyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    A company based in Japan is set to carry forward the mission of Super 30 founder Anand Kumar on a larger scale. Japanese industrialist Takanobu Tanaka met Anand on Sunday and sought his assistance to improve the quality of education in the state.

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  9. Nitish Kumar slams Modi government for 'giving benefit' to industrialistsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | DNA India

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday criticised Narendra Modi-led BJP government for giving benefit to a section of industrialists at the cost of ordinary people. "Nobody at the top is thinking about the people.

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  10. Sayeed Credits Pak, Militants for Peaceful Polls in J&KRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Outlook

    The PDP-BJP coalition government today got off to a controversial start with Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed saying that credit for smooth conduct of J&K assembly polls must be given to "people from across the border" only to be contradicted by BJP central leadership which said it was due to efforts of the Election Commission and the security forces. Soon after taking oath, Sayeed said credit must be given to people from across the border, an oblique reference to Pakistan, Hurriyat and militant outfits, for "allowing conducive atmosphere" for assembly polls.

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  11. Ram Vilas Paswan seeks Nitish Kumar's apology for criticising Union BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | DNA India

    Observing that the Centre has offered a slew of bonanza to Bihar in the Union Budget for 2015-16, Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday sought Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's apology for his diatribe against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Observing that the Centre has offered a slew of bonanza to Bihar in the Union Budget for 2015-16, Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday sought Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's apology for his diatribe against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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  12. Paswan Seeks Nitish's Apology For Criticising Union BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Outlook

    Observing that the Centre has offered a slew of bonanza to Bihar in the Union Budget for 2015-16, Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan today sought Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's apology for his diatribes against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The announcement of construction of an AIIMS like institution, special package on the lines of Andhra Pradesh among other sops for Bihar in the Union Budget augurs well for the future which must be appreciated by one and all, the Union Food and Consumers Affairs Minister told reporters here.

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  13. Privatisation comes back after 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Jaitley revives Atal Bihari Vajpayee's strategic disinvestment concept to achieve ambitious Rs 69,500 crore from PSU stake sales he Narendra Modi government has revived the idea of strategic disinvestment first proposed by the predecessor National Democratic Alliance as a major component of non-tax revenues in Budget 2015-16. Together with proceeds from auctions of telecom spectrum and licence fees, the government hopes to garner Rs 1,12,365 crore from these two sources as part of the effort to bridge the fiscal deficit in 2015-16.

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  14. Mufti Mohammad Sayeed: The political survivor returnsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    When 79-year-old Mufti Mohammad Sayeed assumes the charge as Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir for the second time on 1 March 2015, it seems he is destined to be the man for hard times. In 2002 when he became the Chief Minister, with just 16 seats in the State assembly, in alliance with Congress, JK was reeling under extremely adverse conditions on politico-economic fronts.

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  15. India's ruling Hindu party forms coalition in mainly Muslim KashmirRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Janata Dal , a powerful group in eastern Bihar state, chief Sharad Yadav , speaks to Peoples Democratic Party leader Mufti Mohammad Sayeed at his residence in New Delhi. Photo: AP India's ruling Hindu nationalist party was Sunday sworn into government for the first time in the country's only Muslim-majority state after a power-sharing deal with a regional rival.

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  16. Union Budget 2015: Mixed reactions to education budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    While educationists are applauding the focus of the budget on higher education, others are ruing the lack of attention given to basic education As Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley, announced the budget for the financial year 2015-16, people across the country waited to find out if the common man benefited from it or not. While much importance has been given to skill development and making more jobs available to the youth, and many are happy with the provisions being made for higher education, some felt that the basic issues being faced by educationists across the country haven't been addressed.

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  17. Health budget a boon for public: ExpertsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The government's decision to allocate Rs.33,152 crore for health with special emphasis on improving the public health sector was Saturday hailed by health experts who said the decision to set up new medical institutions will be a boon for the public. "This budget in all is a forward-looking and stable budget.

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  18. Manjhi floats new political outfit to counter JD-URead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Saturday announced to launch a new political front -- Hindustani Awam Morcha -- to counter Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his party Janata Dal-United in the state ahead of next state assembly polls later this year. "Finally, we have decided to work under the banner of HAM after discussion with supporters and sympathisers including former ministers," Manjhi, who was expelled from the JD-U before he resigned last week, said at a meeting of his supporters and sympathisers in Patna.

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  19. Budget fuels industry hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Guwahati, Feb. 28: Business groups and industry observers in the Northeast today hailed the budget for its measures to ensure their ease, with a hope that the Northeast Industrial and Investment Promotion Policy , which was suspended in December last year, will be reinstated soon. "Be it the cut in corporate tax, infrastructure development or introduction of goods and service tax - this budget has taken concrete steps about the concerns raised by the business community.

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  20. 'Special assistance' to Bengal and BiharRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Feb. 28: Finance minister Arun Jaitley today proposed "special assistance" to Bengal and Bihar in an attempt to help the eastern states "grow even faster". Details of the assistance have not been disclosed but the minister said it would be modelled on what Andhra was given when the state was bifurcated.

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