communications infrastructure

India’s spending on green IT to double by 2015, says report


September 19th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) India's spending on green IT and sustainability initiatives will double from $35 billion currently to $70 billion in 2015 as the have found their way ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

U.S. provides $25.5 million for strengthening communication along its borders


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Monday announced a $25.5 funding to strengthen interoperable emergency communications along the U.S. borders with Canada and Mexico.The ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Reliance Broadcast to sell all ADAG media services


August 30th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd (RBNL) will now handle all advertising sales for the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG), the company announced here Monday. RBNL said it has become ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Qualcomm’s Indian arm to sell 26 percent stake


July 29th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Cellphone chipmaker Qualcomm plans to sell 26 percent stake in its Indian arm to local partners, the company said Thursday. "We are aiming at local partners and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

India planning to launch 10 satellites in a year


April 28th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is planning to launch 10 satellites in a year to better communication network and improve disaster management, the government revealed ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Chile quake toll reaches 711, 90 aftershocks (Second Lead)


March 1st, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, March 1 (DPA) The streets were deserted Sunday night in Concepcion, Chile's second largest city, amidst a curfew imposed to clamp down on looting a day after the South American nation ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chile quake toll rises to 708, emergency declared (Second Lead)


March 1st, 2010 - 5:24 am ICT by IANS
Santiago, March 1 (DPA) Searchers scoured the rubble of collapsed buildings for survivors Sunday as the toll from the devastating earthquake that hit Chile reached 708. President Michelle Bachelet released the new figure, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cooperation only way forward for energy security: Krishna


January 21st, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) India and other countries in Asia can achieve energy security only with regional cooperation as opposed to competition to satisfy the growing demand given the backdrop of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

FCC Chairman makes statement regarding two Contatel deaths and Haitian relief efforts


January 18th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski made a statement Sunday on Haitian assistance efforts and the death of two Conatel staff members.“Yesterday, the FCC was pleased to ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Private money pours to rescue Haiti


January 15th, 2010 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 15 (DPA) From Wall Street to Main Street, Americans opened their pocketbooks Thursday to rescue Haiti, where the toll could rise to tens of thousands after a powerful earthquake ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Iraq to connect to India, Gulf on fibre optic network


January 7th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Jan 7 (DPA) Iraq Thursday signed a $445-million deal with the telecommunications company Gulf Bridge International to link the country to the Gulf and India via a high-speed fibre optic cable. Announcing ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Cable & Wireless beats slowdown blues, grows by 35 percent


October 7th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) World's leading communication services provider Cable & Wireless grew by 35 percent in the first six months (April-Sep) of this fiscal despite the economic slowdown, a top company ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

US asks India to clarify FDI cap for internet services


April 9th, 2009 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 9 (IANS) The United States has asked India to address its concerns about the process for modifying foreign direct investment (FDI) requirements for internet service, access to submarine ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tata Consultancy ties up with Cisco Systems


February 10th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) IT major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has tied up with networking and communications infrastructure provider Cisco Systems Inc. to jointly develop and deliver IT services and solutions.The two ... Read more...

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Russia-South Ossetia friendship treaty comes into force


January 20th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 20 (RIA Novosti) A friendship and cooperation agreement between Russia and the breakaway Georgian province of South Ossetia has come into force, the Russian foreign minister said Tuesday. Sergei Lavrov ... Read more...

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Soon, smart light to power swifter and safer wireless networks


October 7th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 7 (ANI): Scientists at Boston University''s College of Engineering are working on a new project to develop the next generation of wireless communications technology, based on visible light instead ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ericsson to build and operate network for Saudi Arabias smart city


August 30th, 2008 - 8:48 am ICT by ANI
Nicosia, Aug 30 (ANI): Ericsson, which is the worlds leading provider of services and technology to telecom operations, has been awarded a contract worth 85 million dollar to supply, build, integrate, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Three killed in Yunnan Province quake


August 22nd, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.22 (ANI): At least three people were killed by a 5.9-magnitude tremor in Chinas Yunnan Province. According to a China View report, two quakes were recorded in Yingjiang, a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan ranks 84, India 71 on Global Enabling Trade Report 2008


July 6th, 2008 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad , July 6 (ANI): Pakistan has been ranked 84 among 118 countries on 'The Global Enabling Trade Report 2008' released by World Economic Forum Saturday.Sri Lanka secured 70 and ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Need to remove Indo-Pak trade barriers’


December 11th, 2007 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 11 (ANI): Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) President Shahid Hassan Sheikh said that there is a need to remove tariff and non-tariff barriers between India and Pakistan to ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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