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Global firms vie to grab Bangalore biz whizkids


March 24th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 24 (IANS) Global technology, consulting and finance firms vied to grab the best of the breed from the reputed Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B) business school, with over ... Read more...

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Yahoo considers selling Asian assets: Report


December 22nd, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Dec 22 (IANS) Yahoo's board is expected to meet Thursday to discuss selling its holdings in China's Alibaba Group and its Japanese affiliate back to their majority owners ... Read more...

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Prosecutors want Roomy Khan tapes in Rajaratnam trial


April 5th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 5 (IANS) US prosecutors want to show two surveillance videos of ex-Intel executive Roomy Khan, who allegedly passed on a tip from a former Indian American Moody's ... Read more...

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‘Indian origin billionaire investor Rajaratnam accused of pocketing $4M on Hilton deal’


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): US federal prosecutors have said that Indian origin billionaire investor Raj Rajaratnam, founder of Galleon Group who was arrested over an alleged 20 million dollars insider trading scheme, ... Read more...

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Rajaratnam made millions on tips from Indian Americans


March 22nd, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 22 (IANS) Hedge fund tycoon Raj Rajaratnam made $4 million in a day by doubling his stake in Hilton thanks to a tip from an Indian origin Moody's ... Read more...

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Galleon fugitive Deep Shah located in India


March 5th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 5 (IANS) A former Indian-American Moody's analyst, who was declared a fugitive two years ago in the case of Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam, has been located ... Read more...

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Yale Legend in Leadership award for Ratan Tata


October 18th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata will be conferred with the Yale School of Management's prestigious "Legend in Leadership" award in Mumbai later this month.The award will be ... Read more...

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Moser Baer’s energy business attracts investment of Rs.13.5 billion from Blackstone


August 18th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
New York/Mumbai, Aug.18 (ANI-Business Wire India): Moser Baer Projects Private Limited (MBPPL), a developer of power generation facilities with a diverse pipeline of thermal, solar and hydroelectric power projects has attracted an ... Read more...

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When Barack Obama ate alone at fund-raiser dinner


July 30th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 30 (ANI): While Democratic supporters shelled out a whopping 30,400 dollars per head to eat with US President Barack Obama at a fund-raising dinner, they didn't really get ... Read more...

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Gordon Ramsay sued for unpaid wine bill


May 5th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): TV chef Gordon Ramsay has been slapped with a lawsuit over an allegedly unpaid wine bill.The Hell's Kitchen star was forced to shut shop and file for bankruptcy ... Read more...

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Multinationals flock to IIM-Bangalore for internees


November 12th, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 12 (IANS) In a clear sign that the impact of the slowdown is behind, multinationals flocked to Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B) to offer placements to the entire batch ... Read more...

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Yale varsity to honour Nilekani with Leadership Award


November 3rd, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) Nandan Nilekani, Infosys co-founder and chairman of India's Unique Identification Database Authority, is set to become the first Indian to receive Yale university's prestigious Legend in ... Read more...

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Yale leadership summit to explore opportunities for Indian business


October 8th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 8 (IANS) Business leaders from the US, Europe and India will meet in New Delhi next month to explore the theme of "Navigating the Oceans of Opportunity for ... Read more...

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Graham acquires 22% stake in PPI Blowpack


August 13th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by IBNS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IBNS) Graham Packaging, a Blackstone Group Company and a world leader in packaging, has acquired 22% stake for an undisclosed amount in PPI Blowpack, a leading Indian manufacturer of ... Read more...

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Peterson of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation’s view on America’s health care systems


June 2nd, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by GD
With a new President on board who sincerely wants to expand health care access with a broad, bipartisan vote, people from all the world over want to put across their ideas and ... Read more...

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Shriram EPC acquires Blackstone Group


September 1st, 2008 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) City-based engineering major Shriram EPC Ltd (SEPC) has acquired 55 percent stake in engineering consulting firm Blackstone Group Technologies Ltd for an undisclosed amount. SEPC now holds 54 ... Read more...

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Blackstone Real Estate Partners to invest in Synergy


April 28th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, Apr 28 (ANI/Business Wire India): Blackstone Real Estate Partners, an affiliate of The Blackstone Group L.P. announced that it agreed to invest approximately 18 million dollars for a minority stake ... Read more...

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Citigroup may sell $12 bn worth bad loans: US media


April 9th, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by admin
DPA New York, April 9 (DPA) US banking firm Citigroup is in negotiations to sell $12 billion worth of bad loans to a group of financial institutions in an effort to reduce the ... Read more...

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The India Fund announces final results of semi-annual repurchase offer


March 25th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by admin
New York, Mar 25 (ANI/Business Wire India): The India Fund announced the final results of the Fund's semi-annual repurchase offer for its shares of common stock. The repurchase offer and withdrawal ... Read more...

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Mira Nair to address professional women’s meet


March 4th, 2008 - 8:09 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 4 (IANS) Filmmaker Mira Nair, television show "Top Chef" host Padma Lakshmi and actress Madhur Jaffrey will join hundreds of South Asian women professionals from all over the world ... Read more...

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