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For daughters, corporate shoes of father pinch sharper

September 22nd, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) It's not easy to step into the shoes of a father who is a corporate leader, particularly when you are his daughter -- since the ... Read more...

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For your reading pleasure, business, photography and history (IANS Books This Week)

March 10th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Tease your brains with a serious book cart this week:1. "From the Brink of Bankruptcy: The DCM Story"; Written by Vinay Bharat-Ram; Published by ... Read more...

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Six held for snatchings

January 8th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Six young men, who snatched mobile phones and purses of women in order to lead a lavish life and splurge on their girlfriends, were arrested in west ... Read more...

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Antony’s son to play lead role in film

October 16th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 16 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony's younger son Ajith Paul Antony is all set to make his debut as a hero in a Rs.15 crore multi-lingual film "Oberoi".Speaking to IANS ... Read more...

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Congress Passes Unemployment Extension Act On November 5, 2009

November 6th, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On November 5, the Congress managed to pass a bill that will extend unemployment benefits, tax credits for home buyers and will also provide relief from ... Read more...

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Vedanta group acquires Goa mining company in Rs.17.50 bn deal

June 12th, 2009 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 11 (IANS) Goa's biggest family-owned mining company, the Dempo group, has sold all its mining assets to Sesa Goa Limited, a majority-owned subsidy of the London-listed Vedanta Resources, for Rs.1,750 ... Read more...

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Two more arrested for raping American student, one absconding

April 17th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 17 (IANS) Two more college students have been arrested for the gang rape of an American student here, taking the number of those arrested to five. One suspect was still ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani group refutes rival’s claim over telecom firm

June 16th, 2008 - 2:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) As talks between the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (RADAG) and South Africa-based telecom major MTN continued, the controversy over the control of shares of the Indian ... Read more...

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Families dominate Gulf corporate boards: new research

May 19th, 2008 - 7:34 pm ICT by admin
Dubai, May 19 (IANS) Powerful families dominate corporate boards in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries with up to 100 percent board ownership in some of the region's public companies, says new ... Read more...

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Don’t blame the black cat for a bad day

April 16th, 2008 - 10:37 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) If a black cat crosses the road, many an Indian will wait for someone else to walk down the path first, thinking bad luck will befall him ... Read more...

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Charity brings light into lives of 700,000 poor Indian children

March 21st, 2008 - 11:46 am ICT by admin
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) They are no Bill and Melinda Gates, Microsoft's first couple known for their philanthropy; neither are they fresh-faced non-resident Indians just back to their roots, ... Read more...

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