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Gunman kills 4 at Minnesota workplace before shooting self


September 29th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by BNO News
MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA (BNO NEWS) -- A gunman opened fire in the state of Minnesota killing four people, before fatally shooting himself, local authorities said Friday.The incident occurred on Thursday afternoon at around ... Read more...

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‘Company executives should replace foreign soldiers in Afghanistan’


June 28th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) With NATO combat forces set to withdraw from Afghanistan by the end of 2014, India Thursday suggested that their place be taken by foreign investment ... Read more...

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Indian scientist charged with sending drug ‘recipes’ to India


December 1st, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) An Indian American scientist has been charged with emailing trade secrets from an American drug company to his brother-in-law in India, who was setting up a ... Read more...

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Brazil suspends Chevron drilling rights after spill


November 24th, 2011 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Nov 24 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's National Petroleum Agency, or ANP, said Wednesday it has temporarily barred Chevron Corp. from drilling new wells after an oil spill two weeks ... Read more...

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BJP, Congress slugfest over PM remarks


September 28th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's defence of Home Minister P. Chidambaram over the raging 2G spectrum scandal has triggered another slugfest between the Congress and ... Read more...

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Pakistan to auction 3G licences (Lead)


July 27th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 27 (IANS) Taking a cue from the spectrum scam in India, Pakistan has decided to auction third generation spectrum (3G) licences, a media report said Wednesday.Pakistan may invite international ... Read more...

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US drone-making company under terror threat


July 2nd, 2011 - 6:36 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 2 (IANS) Al Qaeda militants could target senior executives of a US company that builds unmanned surveillance aircraft, a media report said.The terror group threatened to attack ... Read more...

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Verdict Tuesday on bail pleas of 2G spectrum case co-accused


April 21st, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The Delhi High Court will rule April 26 on the bail pleas of the five company executives co-accused in the second generation (2G) telecom spectrum ... Read more...

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TEPCO to reduce employees’ salary by 20 percent


April 21st, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Apr 21 (ANI): Japan's Tokyo Electric Power Company is likely to reduce the annual salaries of its employees by around 20 percent, in order to make compensation payments to those affected ... Read more...

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Indian American charged in biggest US insider-trading case


January 11th, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 11 (IANS) US Federal regulators have charged the co-founder of a New York hedge fund and three others including an Indian American executive in what has been called ... Read more...

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Porn company fires back over Kutcher’s legal threat


December 8th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) Adult film executives have fired back at Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher after he vowed to take legal action over the use of his name to promote a sex ... Read more...

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CEOs ‘compensated 100 times more than average workers’


November 17th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): The typical CEO is pocketing almost 100 times what the average worker gets paid.The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) report on remuneration paid to CEOs in listed ... Read more...

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WhoopAss Energy Drink Re-Launch Planned By Jones Soda


September 23rd, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) WhoopAss Energy Drinks will be back in the market soon. The Seattle based Jones Soda on Wednesday announced that it would be relaunching its energy drink ... Read more...

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Names Of The Most Bedbug Infested Cities In America Revealed


August 25th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A survey conducted by the pest extermination service company Terminix revealed that New York topped the list of the most bedbug infested cities ... Read more...

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Maruti Suzuki launches new variant of super seller ‘Alto’


August 5th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 5 (ANI): The country's largest car maker, Maruti Suzuki India, on Wednesday launched a new version of its best selling model Alto at an introductory price between Rs 3.03 ... Read more...

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Zac Efron launches own production company


July 30th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): American actor Zac Efron has launched his own production company.The 22-year-old High School Musical star has partnered with his manager Jason Barret to form Ninjas Runnin' Wild Productions.Efron ... Read more...

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Zac Efron launches production company


July 30th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Hollywood heartthrob Zac Efron has launched his own production company. The "High School Musical" star has partnered with his manager Jason Barret to form Ninjas Runnin' Wild Productions ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

China replaces India as preferred outsourcing destination


July 15th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): China has replaced India as the primary destination of outsourcing and shared services for Asia-Pacific companies, according to the accounting firm KPMG.The China Daily quoted the ... Read more...

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Honda to start making automobiles in Argentina in 2011


June 25th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, June 25 (IANS/EFE) Honda will start manufacturing automobiles in Argentina in 2011, when the Japanese automaker's plant opens in Campana, a city on the outskirts of Argentine capital Buenos Aires, ... Read more...

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Goldman Sachs Emails Highlight Importance Of Transparency, Says White House Economic Adviser


April 26th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, Apr 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Goldman Sachs Group Inc. emails that have been released recently highlight the importance of regulation of the financial market, according to the economic ... Read more...

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Toyota sales soar by 40% in March


April 1st, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Despite so many recalls, Toyota sales have increased by 40% in March 2010, according to company executives. The increase in sales might be attributed to ... Read more...

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Toyota shareholders sue the company over false claims


March 23rd, 2010 - 2:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After numerous recalls by Toyota, its now time for the Toyota shareholders to take stock and get even. They have sued the company over false ... Read more...

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Parliament to mull over shareholders deciding executive pay


November 5th, 2009 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Corporate Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid Thursday said a proposal to allow shareholders decide the salaries of company executives was before parliament. In an interaction with reporters on the sidelines ... Read more...

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Salman Khursheed clarifies his stand on pay structure of company executives


October 5th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 5(ANI): Corporate Affairs Minister Salman Khursheed on Monday clarified his stand on companies paying exorbitant salaries to top company executives and managers, and said that the Government welcomes the ... Read more...

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Blackwater running covert recruitment drive in Pak through its website


September 16th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep.16 (ANI): The controversial US private security company, Blackwater, is reportedly running a covert recruitment drive through its website in Pakistan.The company's website, www.BlackwaterUSA.com, appears to be just like any other ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Google’s new OS could hit Microsoft where it hurts


July 11th, 2009 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
By Andy Goldberg San Francisco, July 11 (DPA) It's the ultimate showdown in the technology world, the clash of giants that has been eagerly awaited for years. Web giant Google is taking ... Read more...

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Obama panned for following Bush’s policy of keeping White House visitors logs secret


June 17th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has been criticized for embracing the policies of the former Bush administration, by denying public access to White House visitor logs.The Citizens for ... Read more...

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Japans Toshiba Corp to shed off 4,500 jobs amid crisis


January 29th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by David M N James
The global economic meltdown seems to be taking a toll on key corporations. There is worrying trend in the global financial including the slow issue of the Global Islamic fund renowned Sukuk ... Read more...

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Black Lips cut short India tour


January 26th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 26 (ANI): Rockers Black Lips abandoned their seven-date India tour in between following troubles with the police over their raunchy onstage behaviour.The band, who had been half-way through the ... Read more...

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After inaugural dip, US stocks rebound on Obama hopes


January 22nd, 2009 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 22 (DPA) US stock indices rebounded Wednesday after massive losses on US inauguration day that appeared more connected to faltering bank confidence than to the new President Barack Obama.An ... Read more...

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U.S. may soon lose financial superpower status: Germany


September 25th, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.25 (ANI): The United States will lose its status as a superpower of the world financial system and must work with its partners to agree stronger international rules to regulate ... Read more...

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Reliance Industries to start gas production in Oct-end (Lead)


September 1st, 2008 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Production at Reliance Industries Ltd's deepwater gas block in the Krishna-Godavari basin will be delayed, and now start from October-end, said a senior petroleum ministry official Monday.Petroleum ... Read more...

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Reliance not to transfer stake in gas block to subsidiary


September 1st, 2008 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Reliance Industries Ltd Monday announced it has discarded plans to transfer a majority stake in a deepwater gas block in the Krishna Godavari basin to a fully-owned ... Read more...

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The latest technology is what a teen really wants


July 7th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 7 (ANI): Marketing experts and company executives these days believe that technology has started to define the lifestyles of teenagers.This fact came to the fore when the What ... Read more...

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R-ADAG seeks SEBI probe into R-Com share fall


July 4th, 2008 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG) has approached market watchdog Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to probe the dip in the share price of group ... Read more...

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