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Mahindra Satyam quarterly net profit rises 56 percent


August 2nd, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) Software service provider Mahindra Satyam Thursday posted a 56 percent increase in net profit at Rs.352 crore for the quarter ended June 30 against Rs.225 crore ... Read more...

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Chen stumbles into semis of ITF meet


June 14th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 14 (IANS) Top seed Ti Chen (Chinese Taipei) survived a scare while overcoming un-seeded Ashwin Vijayragavan 7-6 (7), 6-3 in 102 minutes en route to the semi-finals of ... Read more...

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Sangakkara tips Knight Riders to win IPL


May 10th, 2012 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) Bottom-placed Deccan Chargers captain Kumar Sangakkara has predicted that Shahrukh Khan-owned Kolkata Knight Riders will win the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Tourism sector to create 2.5 crore more jobs


April 4th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The tourism sector will generate an additional 2.5 crore jobs, both direct and indirect, during the 12th Five year Plan, Tourism Minister Subodh Kant Sahai ... Read more...

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Cool hands: Simple mantra to stick with workouts


March 14th, 2012 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 14 (IANS) There is a simple mantra to stick to monotonous exercises and workouts - cool palms, a new study says. Stacy T. Sims, exercise physiologist at Stanford ... Read more...

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Obama assures to bring jobs back to US


January 15th, 2012 - 8:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 15 (IANS) President Barack Obama has reiterated his call to make the government more efficient and assist companies to bring jobs back to the US from abroad."Right ... Read more...

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Bank of America to eliminate 30,000 jobs


September 13th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 13 (IANS/EFE) Bank of America Corp., the largest US financial institution by assets, announced Monday a restructuring plan that calls for $5 billion in annual cost reductions ... Read more...

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SpiceJet stock down 5 percent on reports of high attrition


August 24th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The shares of SpiceJet closed over five percent down Wednesday on reports that some 100 staff, including pilots and cabin crew, have quit in ... Read more...

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Varsha Sanjeev bags national billiards title


July 19th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 19 (IANS) Varsha Sanjeev of Karnataka, ranked No.3 last year, fared far better this time as she won the sub-junior girls billiards title in the National Championship here ... Read more...

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Iron, coal mining biggest threat to elephants in India


May 24th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) Increasing iron and coal mining activities in some states posed the biggest threats to elephants in the country, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said Tuesday.Addressing the ... Read more...

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Infinite Computer Solutions yearly net up 35 percent


May 10th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 10 (IANS) Leading IT services firm Infinite Computer Solutions (India) Ltd reported net profit of Rs.107 crore ($24 million) for fiscal 2010-11, registering 35 percent year-on-year (YOY) growth.In ... Read more...

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Infosys to hire 32,000 this fiscal


April 15th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 15 (IANS) Robust growth and increasing demand for outsourcing are propelling Infosys Technologies Ltd to hire an estimated 32,000 people during fiscal 2011-12, a senior official of the ... Read more...

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Tourism minister presents awards for excellence in hospitality education


March 24th, 2011 - 9:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar.24 (ANI): Union Tourism Minister Subodh Kant Sahai on Thursday presented awards excellence in hospitality education.Participating in a function, Sahai said there was need to bridge the skilled manpower gap ... Read more...

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Rao to Pak: Rhetoric will not help activate dialogue process


February 8th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
Thimphu (BhutanO, Feb.8 (ANI): Visiting Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao has said Pakistan's repeated rhetoric on key bilateral issues such as the resolution of the decades-old Kashmir dispute, will not help in ... Read more...

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We’ve got a lot in common with cougars: Kiwi police’s hiring ad says


January 7th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 7 (ANI): The New Zealand Police have launched a campaign to hire school leavers and under-25s, with their ads saying we like 'em young.Some of the ads read: "We've got ... Read more...

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Hindus and Jews want resignation of Romania minister found guilty of Roma discriminatory remarks


December 1st, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 1 (ANI): Romania's Foreign Minister Teodor Baconschi has been reportedly found guilty of discriminatory remarks about Roma (Gypsy) population by country's anti-discrimination board and now Hindus and Jews want ... Read more...

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Hindus want Romania President to apologize for ‘racist’ Roma remarks


November 6th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 6 (ANI): Hindus have expressed disappointment at recent comments of Romania President Traian Basescu about Roma (Gypsies), which they say are disparaging to these communities.According to reports, Basescu, during ... Read more...

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Art Robinson Makes Politics More Colloquial


October 8th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Republican Art Robinson does not seen to have much chance to make it into the congress as a Republican anymore. He has represented Oregon before, but certain comments of ... Read more...

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Govt. reveals attrition in Central paramilitary forces


July 27th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 27 (ANI): The Government on Tuesday revealed the details of attrition in the Central Para Military Forces while stating superannuation, retirement, removal from service on account of disciplinary proceedings, ... Read more...

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Hindus critical of Romanian President’s remarks about Roma


July 25th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 25 (ANI): Although social inclusion of Roma was urgently needed all over Europe, but Romania just should not bail herself out of responsibility of Roma integration at home, acclaimed ... Read more...

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Tariff wars eat into revenues, telecom industry grew 2.5 percent


July 11th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Tariff wars ate into the revenues of telecom operators in 2009-10, with the industry logging only a modest 2.5 percent growth, having grown even in the year ... Read more...

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Pak seeking to hasten military wish list delivery from US using action against terror prop


June 17th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun.17 (ANI): Pakistan's ambassador to the United States Hussain Haqqani has blamed the delay in getting the military equipment from Washington for his country's limited success against extremists in the ... Read more...

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Pakistan wants combat choppers from US to take on Al Qaeda


June 16th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 16 (IANS) Pakistan is asking the US for attack helicopters and other heavy weaponry worth $2.5 billion to take the fight against terror into the mountains of the country's ... Read more...

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New York mayor drops plans to remove 892 cops after Times Square plot


May 6th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 6 (ANI): New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has dropped plans to remove nearly 900 cops days after the failed Times Square car bombing.Bloomberg's executive budget for 2011, which he ... Read more...

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UAE’s private firm employees see bleak career prospects


April 17th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 17 (IANS/WAM) Sixty percent of private sector employees in the UAE have quit their jobs forseeing no prospects of career advancement, a new study says. There has been a continuous ... Read more...

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Infosys to hire 30,000 techies in next 12 months


April 13th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 13 (IANS) An upbeat Infosys Technologies would hire about 30,000 techies, including 19,000 freshers, during the next 12 months, a senior official said Tuesday. "We have already made 19,000 campus offers ... Read more...

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NTPC to hire 6,000 people over five years


February 2nd, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 2 (IANS) India's NTPC Ltd, one of Asia's largest power generation companies, plans to hire 6,000 people over the next five years, a senior company official said here Tuesday. "For the ... Read more...

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Assessment of insecticide-treated net program in Tanzania


January 12th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): A program in Tanzania, which supplies insecticide treated nets to prevent malaria in pregnant women, successfully delivers the intervention to only 30 percent of women, according to a ... Read more...

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UPS to cut 1800 jobs


January 10th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, Jan 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The United Parcel Service (UPS) announced on Friday that the shipping company would cut around 1800 jobs. These jobs are basically in the administrative and management ... Read more...

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UPS To Show Doors To 1,800 Employees


January 10th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a latest move, United Parcel Service, the biggest package delivery company of the world is going to show doors to 1,800 employees. The Company spokespersons ... Read more...

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Bengal to talk to Tatas on Singur land after railway proposal


December 16th, 2009 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 15 (IANS) The West Bengal government Tuesday ruled out immediate termination of the lease of automobile major Tata Motors on the abandoned Singur plot and said talks would be ... Read more...

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Gayle hopeful about winning Perth Test


December 9th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Dec. 9 (ANI): West Indies cricket captain Chris Gayle and his team now have aspirations of drawing the Test series against Australia after giving the hosts a fight in Adelaide.Gayle ... Read more...

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New York Times to cut 100 newsroom jobs


October 20th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 20 (IANS) The New York Times plans to eliminate 100 newsroom jobs - about 8 percent of the total - by year's end, offering buyouts to union and non-union ... Read more...

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Infosys hires over 6,000 people in second quarter


October 9th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 9 (IANS) Infosys Technologies Ltd, including its subsidiaries, hired 6,069 people during the second quarter (July-Sep) of this fiscal (2009-10), increasing the total headcount to 105,453 employees, the IT bellwether ... Read more...

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Math model shows good intelligence required to contain insurgent groups like Taliban


July 19th, 2009 - 11:12 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 19 (ANI): In a new study, a mathematical model has shown that insurgent groups like the Taliban can only be effectively engaged with timely and accurate military intelligence, and ... Read more...

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