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Aegon Religare targeting Rs.500 crore premium in 2010-11


October 8th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 8 (IANS) Adopting a multi-pronged strategy, Aegon Religare Life Insurance Company is targeting a total premium of Rs.500 crore this fiscal.The strategy encompasses raising capital, cutting costs, increasing the number ... Read more...

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Aegon Religare Life to expand online product offering


October 7th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 7 (IANS) Aegon Religare Life Insurance Company has decided to expand its product offering in the online space."We have filed with the insurance regulator a unit linked insurance policy (ULIP) ... Read more...

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KFC in sexism row over ‘obnoxious’ sales promotion


September 23rd, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 23 (ANI): Fast food chain KFC has landed in a sexism row after it promoted its product using female college students who wore tracksuit bottoms emblazoned with the product's logo ... Read more...

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Videocon d2h launches satellite LCDs


September 14th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Direct-to-home (DTH) service provider Videocon d2h Tuesday launched its new range of satellite LCDs (liquid crystal displays) which will receive signals directly from the satellite without the ... Read more...

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Acer launches Liquid E Ferrari special edition smartphone


September 14th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Taiwan based electronics major Acer Tuesday launched its latest Liquid E Ferrari special edition smartphone. Acer collaborated with luxury car maker Ferrari to design the smartphone which uses ... Read more...

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Infosys back office wins Asia award for branding


September 9th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 9 (IANS) The business process outsourcing (BPO) subsidiary of Infosys Technologies won the CMO (chief marketing officer) Asia award 2010 for excellence in branding and marketing, the IT bellwether said ... Read more...

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Tata Teleservices launches call and tweet service


August 16th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Tata Teleservices Monday said it has launched a call and tweet service which enables subscribers to update their Twitter status by posting voice tweets from their mobiles ... Read more...

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Johnson Publishing Co. Names Desiree Rogers As CEO


August 11th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Desiree Rogers known as a former social secretary of the White House until today is suddenly in the news. She has been named as ... Read more...

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Sansui to enter mobile handset business


August 9th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Japanese audio and video equipment maker Sansui said it will enter the mobile phone business in India, launching 10 handsets by the end of this year, as ... Read more...

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Huawei launches economic android phones in India


July 29th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Telecom network solutions company Huawei Technologies Thursday launched four new handsets, including two android devices, U8300 and U8500, in the Indian market. Priced between Rs.7,000 and ... Read more...

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United, Continental announce new leadership for combined airline


July 27th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by BNO News
CHICAGO (BNO NEWS) -- Continental Airlines and United Airlines on Tuesday announced a new leadership team of the combined airline, reporting directly to current Continental CEO Jeff Smisek, who will serve as ... Read more...

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Vodafone launches Rs.4 voucher scheme


July 12th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Cellular services provider Vodafone Essar Monday launched a voucher scheme for its pre-paid customers offering limited local and national calls for Rs.4. The voucher offers local or ... Read more...

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Y.M.C.A will henceforth be reduced to just ‘Y’


July 12th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 12 (ANI): One of the most iconic non-profit organizations of the world is undergoing re-christening - from YMCA to just Y.The change comes as a means of catching up ... Read more...

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DNA Of The Famous But Notorious Ozzy Osbourne To Be Analyzed


July 1st, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Excessive addiction to alcohol and an unhealthful consumption of drugs have marred the existence of numberless rock stars. Their lives have been vanquished by ... Read more...

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Researchers To Map Ozzy Osbourne’s DNA


July 1st, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey St. Louis, July 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Wednesday, Jon Armstrong, the chief marketing officer of Cofactor Genomics, a St. Louis based genetics firm revealed to media sources that Ozzy Osbourne ... Read more...

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Linda Evangelista - the new face of Talbots


June 7th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 7 (ANI): Supermodel Linda Evangelista is the new face of Talbots.The fashion line is currently undergoing a rebranding operation - led by chief creative officer Michael Smaldone.The ... Read more...

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William R. Meissner Is The New CEO Of Jones Soda


April 9th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Seattle, Apr 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of the most prominent in the beverage industry William R. Meissner has taken over Joth Ricci as the CEO of Jones Soda Co. On ... Read more...

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Vodafone sells Apple Inc’s iPhone 3GS in India


March 26th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Cellular services provider Vodafone Essar Friday began selling third generation-enabled Apple iPhones in India, priced in the range of Rs.29,500-Rs.47,500. iPhone 3GS, available in three memory sizes, is ... Read more...

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Videocon Telecom hopes to make profit in two years


March 25th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 25 (IANS) Aiming at the third slot in the Indian mobile telephony services sector with a subscriber base of 100 million and investing Rs.14,000 crore, Videocon Telecommunications hopes to ... Read more...

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Tiger woods to return to golf course


March 20th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Here is good news for sponsors who have been waiting for Tiger Woods to return to golf course. Woods who was dropped out ... Read more...

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‘Pass the Josh’ float spreads hockey cheer


February 26th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 26 (IANS) An orange-coloured float with a 'fan wall' for people to write their messages for the Indian hockey team was Friday set to travel 700 km in Punjab before ... Read more...

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Unn Hazaroon Ke Naam bags Indy’s award


February 17th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "Unn Hazaroon Ke Naam' a tele-film by Sphere Origins Multivision Pvt. Ltd. has bagged an award for "Social awareness' at the fourth Indy's Award which was ... Read more...

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Bajaj Allianz plans to increase health insurance business


February 10th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 10 (IANS) Bajaj Allianz General Insurance plans to increase its health cover portfolio to 20 percent from the present 12 percent of the total business in the next two years, ... Read more...

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The curious case of Singapore arms firm’s ‘blacklisting’


January 15th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) For about a year now, there have been reports of a $3.8- billion Singapore arms firm being "blacklisted" on corruption charges. On Friday, the company said this ... Read more...

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Idea bags title sponsorship for Bangladesh series


December 30th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 30 (IANS) Mobile operator Idea Cellular has bagged the title sponsorship for the India-Bangladesh-Sri Lanka tri-series, starting Jan 4. Titled the 'Idea Cup', the series includes seven One-day internationals among the ... Read more...

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US Black Friday shoppers spend more than in 2008


November 29th, 2009 - 10:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (DPA) US shoppers were out in full force Saturday during the year's most important weekend for retailers after laying out an estimated $10.66 billion on Black Friday in stores. The ... Read more...

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Etisalat signs sponsorship agreement with Manchester City


November 11th, 2009 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 11 (WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) based communication services provider Etisalat has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Manchester City for a three-year sponsorship, WAM news agency ... Read more...

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Mumbai firm acquires Grail Research from US group


November 10th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 10 (IANS) Indian knowledge process outsourcing (KPO) firm Integreon has acquired Grail Research from the US-based Monitor group for an undisclosed amount to expand its operations in new geographical areas, ... Read more...

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Mangosteen juice may help prevent heart disease, diabetes in the obese


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): XanGo Juice- a market-leading, premium mangosteen beverage-has anti-inflammatory properties, which could help prevent the development of heart disease and diabetes in obese patients, according to a randomised, double-blind, ... Read more...

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Motorola Droid phone pricing unveiled


October 29th, 2009 - 2:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After a lot of speculation, Verizon Wireless today officially unveiled the Droid, a Smartphone that is built by Motorola and powered by Google’s Android 2.0 ... Read more...

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Shopper’s Stop, Vodafone launch Zoozoo merchandises


October 26th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Retail major Shopper's Stop has tied up with telecom giant Vodafone Essar to launch merchandises featuring Zoozoos, the lovable characters from a recent Vodafone advertising campaign. According ... Read more...

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Missed the new blockbuster in town? Catch it on DTH


October 20th, 2009 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) It's a way to beat piracy and it's a treat for small screen audiences. Direct To Home (DTH) television has started a new trend ... Read more...

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PepsiCo names Indian-born Kumar president of Quaker Foods (Lead)


October 6th, 2009 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 6 (IANS) Food and beverages giant PepsiCo has named Indian-born senior executive Jaya Kumar as president of its $2-billion Quaker Foods and Snacks division. Kumar will lead the division that ... Read more...

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PepsiCo names Indian-born Kumar president of Quaker Foods


October 6th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 6 (IANS) The US-based food and beverages giant PepsiCo has named Indian-born senior executive Jaya Kumar as president of its $2-billion Quaker Foods and Snacks division. Kumar will lead the ... Read more...

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Yahoo to spend $100 mn to promote its brand


September 23rd, 2009 - 3:44 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 23 (Xinhua) Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday it will spend $100 million to promote its brand globally. "Our vision is to be at the centre of people's online lives - to ... Read more...

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