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US agency trains Pakistani women in IT skills


September 27th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 27 (IANS) A US agency that extends assistance to countries recovering from disaster and trying to escape poverty is helping Pakistani women learn skills in information technology.Twenty Pakisani ... Read more...

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Mobile phone firms go all out to woo other’s customers


January 25th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Sahay New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Telcom firms have launched a major advertising, marketing and promotional blitz to attract new and existing customers after the government launched a pan-India scheme that ... Read more...

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8-years-old boy killed by ‘Kwik-Fit’ workers who were taking a joyride in a Porsche


January 21st, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Essex, Jan 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An 8 years old boy was killed when Kwik-Fit garage workers were taking a joyride in a Porsche, struck him. The garage workers should have been working ... Read more...

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Idea hopes to draw numbers from portability regime


November 24th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Telecom service provider Idea Cellular is confident of attracting a large number of users after the rollout of mobile number portability (MNP), an official said Wednesday."Our focus ... Read more...

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‘Harried’ Brit woman says dumping cat in bin was ‘just a joke’


August 25th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): The British woman, who was caught on CCTV dumping a cat in a wheelie bin, has said that she did it as a joke, and cannot see what ... Read more...

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Middle-aged UK woman caught on CCTV dumping cat in wheelie bin


August 24th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 24 (ANI): A grey-haired woman in UK, aged around 50, has been captured on CCTV loving stroking a cat on a wall outside a house before mercilessly dumping it ... Read more...

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Female bank employees urging criminals in jail to open accounts


August 2nd, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 02 (ANI): A bank is sending its female employees to jails so that they can urge sex offenders and paedophiles to open a bank account. High Street giant Barclays has ... Read more...

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Direct TV Customer Service Faces Huge Complaint Calls


June 9th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Direct TV transmission team had a hard time trying to figure out the root cause for a technical glitch that was complained by a large number of subscribers.Reportedly, ... Read more...

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Railways to spend Rs.41,426 crore to modernise network, services


February 24th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The government planned to spend Rs.41,426 crore ($8.29 billion) to modernise the rail network and improve customer services, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee said while presenting her ... Read more...

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Heroka Yepthomi Nagaland’s youngest successful entrepreneur


January 31st, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter ChacheiKohima, Jan 31 (ANI): Success and rest do not sleep together for a young and successful entrepreneur like Heroka Yepthomi. He is an inspiration for budding entrepreneurs in Nagaland.Yepthomi's ... Read more...

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Brit youngsters crave for traditional values


October 12th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): Young Britons crave for traditional values, like eating at a family dining table, playing board games together and saying please and thank you, says a new survey.The ... Read more...

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Japanese railway workers face enforced ’smile scans’


July 7th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 7 (ANI): Railway workers in Japan are facing enforced "smile scans" every morning in a bid to boost their customer services, says a report.According to the Mainichi Daily News, more ... Read more...

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Thales launches new AMS offering


June 17th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 16 (IANS) European aerospace major Thales Wednesday announced the launch of a new innovative asset management services (AMS) offering to provide comprehensive material management services including on-site inventory, repair management ... Read more...

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McDonald’s plans ‘McPhD’ degrees to improve staff training


May 11th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Fast food giant McDonald's is planning to attract more university graduates into burger bar management by awarding its staff doctorates - dubbed 'McPhDs'.With its new plan, the company ... Read more...

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Polling hits banking services in Tripura


April 23rd, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 23 (IANS) Banking services had to be curtailed in Tripura after the Election Commission appointed a large number of bank employees to conduct the Lok Sabha election Thursday, an official ... Read more...

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Estate agents get most sex, while truckers the least


February 6th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 6 (ANI): A new British survey has revealed that those working as an estate agent have more sex than others who are working in other jobs.As per a recent ... Read more...

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China to build $1.2-bn helicopter production facility


January 13th, 2009 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
Tianjin (China), Jan 13 (Xinhua) China will build a commercial helicopter production base here at a cost of about $1.2 billion, authorities have said.The Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AICC), the country's ... Read more...

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Kiwi strip club boss sues over billboard ad ban!


January 6th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 6 (ANI): Owner of a strip club in New Zealand has challenged a council ban on his clubs raunchy billboard.Craig Trevenna, boss of New Plymouth''s Crave Club, was forced ... Read more...

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Call centre workers more likely to call in sick than others


November 12th, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 12 (ANI): A British study has shown that workers associated with customer services, such as call centre operators, are more likely to be off sick than those with different ... Read more...

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HCL acquires British BPO firm


July 16th, 2008 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) India's leading Software services firm HCL Technologies announced Wednesday that it has agreed to acquire Liberata Financial Services (LFS), a UK-based business process outsourcing (BPO) firm, for ... Read more...

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IIT Madras signs pact with US firm


July 11th, 2008 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Nuance Communications Inc. of the US Friday signed an agreement with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras's teNet Group to enter into a strategic relationship to develop ... Read more...

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4 out of 10 Brit workers believe they are over-qualified for their job


November 14th, 2007 - 8:06 am ICT by admin
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