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Agra inner ring road project to be restarted


August 29th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 29 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Wednesday announced that decks have been cleared to restart the bidding for the 30-km inner ring road project in the Taj city ... Read more...

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Wipro joins Google’s cloud platform


August 27th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 27 (IANS) Indian IT bellwether Wipro Technologies has joined global search engine Google's cloud platform as its services partner, an official said Monday."As every product or IT service ... Read more...

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Undue benefit to Reliance Power on coal allocation


August 17th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, August 17 (IANS) The permission to Reliance Power to use excess coal from three blocks allocated to Sasan Ultra Mega Power Project resulted in an undue benefit to ... Read more...

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China builds replicas of British towns


August 9th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Real estat streets and even red telephone boxes and artificial rivers in an attempt to recreate the British way of life.e developers in China are now ... Read more...

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Revised SEZ policy in 3-4 weeks: Commerce secretary


July 26th, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 26 (IANS) The government hopes to come out with new guidelines to revive Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in three to four weeks, Commerce Secretary S.R. Rao said Thursday."We ... Read more...

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LIC Housing Finance profit falls by 11 percent


July 24th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 24 (IANS) LIC Housing Finance Tuesday said its profit fell by 11.32 percent to Rs.227.74 crore in the April-June 2012 quarter as compared to Rs.256.50 crore in the ... Read more...

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Google announces cloud-computing service


June 29th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, June 29 (IANS) Google has announced Compute Engine, a cloud-computing service that allows businesses to run their applications on servers in the tech giant's data center."We're introducing Google ... Read more...

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Argentina sees wind energy projects creating 10,000 jobs


June 11th, 2012 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, June 11 (IANS/EFE) The government is working with the private sector to develop wind energy projects in Argentina under a plan that could create 10,000 jobs and produce ... Read more...

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Larsen and Toubro’s arm bags orders worth Rs.2,410 crore


June 7th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 7 (IANS) Larsen and Toubro (l&T;) Thursday said its construction arm has bagged new orders worth Rs.2,410 crore during the first quarter of 2012-13.In a regulatory filing, the ... Read more...

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ICC to retain DL Method, DRS


June 1st, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 1 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) cricket committee Friday decided to retain its controversial Duckworth-Lewis (D/L) Method, used for calculating targets in rain affected matches, and made ... Read more...

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Facebook selects Kerala IT firm for programme


May 31st, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, May 31 (IANS) Kreata Global, an IT company headquartered at Kerala's Kochi Infopark campus, has been selected as a Facebook preferred marketing developer (PMD), said an infopark official.... Read more...

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West Bengal in no hurry to repeal act


May 16th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 16 (IANS) A West Bengal official Wednesday defended the government's decision not to repeal the Urban Land (Ceiling and Regulation) Act, an eyesore for developers, saying other ... Read more...

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Facebook to launch own app store


May 10th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Facebook has created its own App Centre, in which the social networking website will showcase the best apps across internet and on all mobile platforms.The ... Read more...

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Beware: Ads in mobile apps fraught with security risk


March 20th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) The inclusion of ads in mobile applications or apps is fraught with privacy or security risks, so beware, says a new study.These app developers incorporate "in-app ... Read more...

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Chinese downloads 25 billionth app


March 6th, 2012 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 6 (IANS) A Chinese customer downloaded the 25 billionth app from Apple's App Store, pushing the mobile software store to a new milestone, Apple has announced.More than ... Read more...

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Internet firms spy on personal texts sent on smartphones


February 26th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 26 (IANS) Top internet firms like Facebook, Yahoo and Flickr are able to read personal text messages and photographs sent via smartphones because many mobile phone apps ... Read more...

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Pachauri backs green building technologies


January 16th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) Warning that India is facing an energy security challenge, renowned environmentalist R.K. Pachauri, director general of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) Monday said use of ... Read more...

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China’s GPS system goes online


December 28th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) China's own satellite navigational system, known as 'Beidou', is now operational after the 10th satellite was placed into orbit this month. Also known as the 'Big ... Read more...

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Apple’s Mac App Store downloads top 100 mn


December 13th, 2011 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Dec 13 (IANS) Over 100 million apps have been downloaded from Apple's Mac App Store since its launch in January, Xinhua reported."With more than 100 million downloads in ... Read more...

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Housing colony named after Kate Middleton


November 27th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 27 (IANS) A new housing development in a British town has been named "Catherine Place" in honour of Kate Middleton.The housing colony in 29-year-old Kate's home town ... Read more...

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Andhra ‘laddu’ enters Guinness World Records


November 18th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 18 (IANS) A huge 5,570-kg 'laddu' prepared for the recent Ganesh festival in Andhra Pradesh has entered the Guinness World Records.The laddu was prepared by Suvarnabhoomi Developers Private ... Read more...

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Punjab won’t acquire Zirakpur land without farmers’ consent


November 3rd, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 3 (IANS) The Punjab government will not acquire any land in Zirakpur town, on the outskirts of state capital Chandigarh, without the consent of farmers of the ... Read more...

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Retired judge’s daughter nabbed on graft charge


October 14th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 14 (IANS) A retired High Court judge's daughter was remanded in Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody till Oct 17 on charges of trying to accept a bribe ... Read more...

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Furor over Facebook’s dislike button


October 3rd, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some developers feels restricted after Facebook’s new policy banned the use of the word “dislike” anywhere in apps on the platform. The policy aims to prevent ... Read more...

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Now, check who has ‘unfriended’ you on Facebook


September 25th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Social network Facebook has launched a new feature that will allow users to know who does not like them and has thus removed them from ... Read more...

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Use carpet area of house to levy stamp duty: Builders


September 21st, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) The Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industry (MCHI) has welcomed Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan's move to ensure that carpet area is used as the common measurement unit ... Read more...

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Developers’ lobby introduces code of conduct


September 15th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 15 (IANS) The Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industry (MCHI) Thursday introduced a code of conduct for the 1,000-odd real estate firms affiliated to it."The code of conduct aims ... Read more...

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Mystic Spa to open 150 centres in five years


August 25th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Cashing on the burgeoning wellness market in the county, Lifestyle spa firm Mystic Spa Thursday revealed its plans to open 150 centres across the ... Read more...

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Los Angeles City council gives approval to NFL stadium


August 10th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The L.A. City Council has given the approval for the financing of a proposed NFL stadium to start. The move is a significant one for the ... Read more...

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Apple’s iCloud launched for developers


August 2nd, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After so much fanfare and anticipation, Apple has finally launched the service iCloud for developers. The service was launched on Monday, 1st of August 2011 and ... Read more...

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Greater Noida authority, farmers told to settle land issue


July 26th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 26 (IANS) While referring the Noida extension land acquisition issue to a larger bench, the Allahabad High Court Tuesday gave the Uttar Pradesh government and the agitating farmers ... Read more...

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Tainted IAS officer likely to be held


July 1st, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 1 (IANS) After being suspended by the Bihar government on charges of corruption, Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer K. Senthil Kumar is likely to be arrested, an official ... Read more...

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Chinese home prices likely to fall this year: Analysts


May 30th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 30 (IANS) Chinese home prices are likely to fall by more than 10 percent this year due to the government's prudent monetary policy and other tightening measures, analysts ... Read more...

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Immigrant smuggling game rejected by Apple


April 29th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Owlchemy Labs has announced that Apple has rejected its immigration iPhone game for the App Store. The game called “Smuggle Truck: Operation Immigration” generated controversy when ... Read more...

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Now, chat with your Facebook friends from your wristwatch!


April 24th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Your wristwatch is no more just a time reminder; you can now update your Facebook pages through it.A Canadian company called inPulse has created a watch that ... Read more...

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