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Neymar’s father denies bankruptcy fears


August 29th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 29 (IANS) Brazilian footballer Neymar's father has denied reports of his son living beyond his means.Forbes magazine this week reported the 20-year-old was "spending his way ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Rich Chinese woman seeks love on the street


August 22nd, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 22 (IANS) A young Chinese woman, who owns a villa, a luxury car and has a hefty pay package, is looking for love on the streets of ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Putin’s timepieces


June 11th, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin has a collection of watches worth almost six times his official annual salary of 72,000 pounds, it was reported here.One of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Nicky Hilton sues ex-business partner for $5 mn


May 14th, 2012 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 14 (IANS) American model Nicky Hilton has sued her former clothing line partners, Asher Group for $5 million, saying it was responsible for the failure of ... Read more...

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Citi’s Pandit sued over excessive pay


April 21st, 2012 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) Citigroup's Indian American CEO Vikram Pandit and its directors have been sued by a bank shareholder over a compensation package that was contested by investors in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Hiddink named head coach of Russia’s Anzhi


February 18th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 18 (IANS) Dutch coach Guus Hiddink signed an 18-month contract to manage ambitious Russian top flight side Anzhi Makhachkala."Friday Guus Hiddink signed the contract. As well as the ... Read more...

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Nancy Brinker’s annual salary is $5 million


February 7th, 2012 - 1:19 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Daily Beast has reported that breast-cancer awareness foundation founder Nancy Brinker receives an annual salary of $5 million. The report said the CEO of Susan ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

2012 Australian Open to be richest Grand Slam


October 4th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
M0elbourne, Oct 4 (IANS) The 2012 Australian Open will be the richest tournament in Grand Slam history with the men's and women's winners each claiming approximately $2.2 million.The organisers Tuesday ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

BCCI influences ICC on decision-making: Survey


June 2nd, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, June 2 (IANS) A survey by the Federation of International Cricketers Association (FICA) has revealed that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) influences the International Cricket ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Citi’s Vikram Pandit gets a $22.5 million pay package


May 19th, 2011 - 10:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 19 (IANS) After working for years for a token annual salary of $1, Citigroup's Indian American CEO, Vikram Pandit has received a $22.5 million retention package that's partly ... Read more...

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Pakistan PM doesn’t own a car, saves half his annual salary


April 21st, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 21 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf raza Gilani is a man of frugal means - if one goes by his declared assets. He doesn't own a car ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

A third of UK women wiling to trade a year of life for perfect body


March 31st, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 31 (ANI): A new UK research has found that a third of women would trade in at least a year of their life to achieve their ideal body shape and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Barclays chief executive gets 6.5 mn pounds bonus


March 7th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Barclays has given its new chief executive a whopping bonus of 6.5 million pounds for his performance as the head of Barclays' investment banking and wealth ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Baldauf’s quitting won’t affect plans: Air India


March 2nd, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) A day after national carrier Air India's chief operating officer Gustav Baldauf resigned, company officials said Tuesday his quitting will not affect the embattled airlines' ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pandit’s Citigroup reports first profitable year


January 18th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) Citigroup Inc led by Indian American chief executive Vikram Pandit reported $10.6 billion earnings in 2010, marking the first profitable year since he took charge of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Blackburn’s Indian owners say they bid for Ronaldinho


January 4th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Blackburn's Indian owners have claimed that they had made a 6.2 million pound bid for Ronaldinho.Indian poultry firm Venky's first posted news of their interest on ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jobless Brit man tries to sell skills on eBay without setting minimum bid


September 30th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 30 (ANI): A British graphic designer, who has been unsuccessful in finding work to support his family, has tried to sell his skills for one year on eBay without setting ... Read more...

Posted in World |

What are the highest paying jobs without having a degree?


September 17th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Recently, there have been growing debates over whether degree is relevant in having a good paying job. Issues like outsourcing and others have put the jobs of millions ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

HP sues Mark Hurd, Oracle to pay him annual salary of $950,000 plus 10 million in stock options


September 8th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Sep 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hewlett Packard has sued its former top executive Mark Hurd for picking an appointment at a rival technology company, Oracle.Oracle admitted in a regulatory filing ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

BP announces Hayward’s departure, reports $17 mn quarterly loss (Lead)


July 27th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (DPA) Oil giant BP Tuesday announced a record quarterly loss of $17.1 billion as a direct result of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and said its embattled chief ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Paris okays questioning of labour minister in Bettencourt case


July 21st, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 21 (DPA) The French government Wednesday officially approved permitting investigators to question Labour Minister Eric Woerth in the scandal involving alleged illegal contributions by L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt. A date for ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

National Health Service looks for 1,000 pounds-a-day consultant


June 29th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 29 (IANS) Britain's prime minister who faces the task of cutting down a 150 billion pounds debt gets paid 142,000 pounds a year. The health services now propose ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Book reveals history of household items we take for granted


June 19th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): An American author has written a book detailing the history of domestic life and the household items that we usually take for granted.In his book, 'At Home: A ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Capello to hold talks over England ‘handshake agreement’ today


June 1st, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 1(ANI): England manager Fabio Capello will hold talks with Club England Chairman Sir Dave Richards today at Wembley to decide his Three Lions future.Capello, who is on Inter Milan's official ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Capello set to discuss England future amidst Inter Milan rumours


May 31st, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31(ANI): England manager Fabio Capello will hold talks with Club England Chairman Sir Dave Richards today to decide his Three Lions future.Capello, who is on Inter Milan's official wanted list, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Capello’s England future unclear as Inter Milan rumours mount


May 30th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30(ANI): England manager Fabio Capello's future with the team has been thrown into doubt by his refusal to kill off the suggestion that he will join Inter Milan after the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Capello likely to reject Inter Milan’s tempting offer over England


May 27th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 27(ANI): England manager Fabio Capello has indicated that he will reject tempting offers from Inter Milan to honour the remaining two years of his contract with the Football Association (FA).Capello, ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Real to earn three million euros if Inter win Champions League


May 21st, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 21 (DPA) Real Madrid will earn three million euros ($3.72 million) if Inter Milan win the Champions League on Saturday, according to sports daily AS. AS claimed Friday that this ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New British ministers’ pay cut 5 percent


May 13th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (DPA) The new British cabinet agreed Thursday on a five-percent pay cut for ministers at its first session since the formation of the Con-Lib coalition. It was also agreed ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Danielle Steel’s assistant stole $760K from her


April 22nd, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): Romantic novelist Danielle Steel's former assistant is said to have been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for embezzling more than 760,000 dollars from the writer.Kristy Watts ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Barack and Michelle Obama double their income to $5.5m in 2009


April 16th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16 (ANI): The credit crunch did not really touch the Obamas, as the US President and wife Michelle earned 5.5 million dollars in 2009, which is more than twice ... Read more...

Posted in World |

IIM-Shillong first B-School to webcast convocation


April 2nd, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, April 2 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Meghalaya is set to be first business school in the country to webcast its first convocation ceremony live April 3. ... Read more...

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Azerbaijan’s president ’s 11-year-old son behind $44mln Dubai mansion shopping spree?


March 6th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Mar. 6 (ANI): In an incredible shopping extravaganza, an 11-year-old boy from Azerbaijan bought nine waterfront mansions in Dubai - worth almost 44 million dollars - in just two weeks early ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian-born CEO appointed senator in Canada


January 30th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 30 (IANS) Indo-Canadian businessman Vim Kochhar was Friday nominated to the Canadian senate by Prime Minister Stephen Harper. When he takes oath, 73-year-old Kochhar will become the first ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Many of India’s cultural show pieces lying in neglect: PM


January 16th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday voiced unhappiness over the "neglect" of many of India's cultural show pieces and the manner in which priceless artefacts were preserved and ... Read more...

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