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Electric tricycles kill 17 in Shanghai

August 7th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Aug 7 (IANS) Electric tricycles and mopeds, provided by the government for handicapped people here in the Chinese business hub, have led to the death of at least 17 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Brazilian conglomerate gets $2 bn infusion from Abu Dhabi

March 27th, 2012 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 27 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's richest person, Eike Batista, announced Monday that he sold a 5.63 percent stake in his sprawling EBX conglomerate to Abu Dhabi state investment ... Read more...

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IBS Software acquires Moveo Systems

November 1st, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 1 (IANS) IBS Software, a leading global provider of next generation IT solutions to travel, transportation and logistics industry, acquired Bangalore-based Moveo Systems, officials said Tuesday."With this integration, ... Read more...

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Crows in Malaysia steal panties, bras to make nests

March 29th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Mar 29 (ANI): When a number of panties and bras left to dry outside several homes in Malaysia disappeared, the initial suspicion fell on a sexual predator, until it was ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

‘India-Thailand trade can reach $12 billion by 2012′

January 24th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 24 (IANS) Bilateral trade between India and Thailand could go up to $12 billion by 2012 from the present level of $5-6 billion, Royal Thai Consul General in Kolkata Prasittidesh ... Read more...

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Huge untapped potential for investment between India, South Africa: Anand Sharma

January 11th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma has said huge untapped potential exists in the area of investment and bilateral trade between India and South Africa.Addressing the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

HCL Q1 net profit falls 35 percent

October 20th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) HCL Technologies Wednesday reported a 35.2 percent fall in net profit at Rs.194.88 million for the first quarter ended Sep 30 as against Rs.300.75 million in the ... Read more...

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GTECH to tap Scandinavian markets

August 13th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 13 (IANS) The Group of Technology Companies (GTECH) will help small and medium IT enterprises in Kerala identify new market opportunities for growth and expand their reach, especially in Scandinavian ... Read more...

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Vodafone reaches 100 million subscribers in India

April 8th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Mobile telephony provider Vodafone Essar has crossed the landmark of 100 million subscribers in India, the telecom operator said Thursday. After Bharti Airtel and Reliance Communications (RCom), Vodafone ... Read more...

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US business positive about West Bengal, seeks transparency

October 15th, 2009 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 14 (IANS) US entrepreneurs are positive about investing in West Bengal, which holds a lot of opportunity, but they want transparency and equal opportunities, US envoy to India Timothy J. ... Read more...

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An Australian campaigns to clean the Taj city

September 27th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, Sep 27 (IANS) A 62-year-old Australian who counts Mahatma Gandhi and Swami Vivekananda as his gurus is leading a campaign here to turn the Taj Mahal city of Agra ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vijay Mallyas UB Group gets nod to amalgamate Shaw Wallace

January 16th, 2009 - 11:17 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan.16 (ANI): Vijay Mallya-promoted United Spirits on Friday said that it has received approval from the High Court at Calcutta for Shaw Wallace & Companys merger with its group. Shaw Wallace, ... Read more...

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Tata Capital signs pact with Japanese bank

July 22nd, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Tata Capital, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Sons Ltd, has entered into an alliance with the Tokyo-based Mizuho Corporate Bank Ltd for cooperation in various business areas, it ... Read more...

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