Top executives of PSU banks are outside service rules

May 19th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 19 (IANS) The country's top civil servants are subject to service/conduct/disciplinary rules, but top honchos of government-owned banks are not.In response to a query under the Right to ... Read more...

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Drowsiness linked with learning problems at school

May 2nd, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Children suffering from excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) may have learning, attention and behaviour problems even though clinical tests show they are sleeping long enough at night.Penn ... Read more...

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Hewlett-Packard says to cut 9,000 jobs over next year

June 1st, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by BNO News
PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Hewlett-Packard (HP) on Tuesday said it will cut around 9,000 jobs over the next few years to reinvest for growth and increase shareholder value.HP said it ... Read more...

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Xerox buys Affiliated Computer Services for $5.75 billion

September 29th, 2009 - 1:26 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Xerox is going to buy Affiliated Computer Services in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $5.75 billion. Xerox is going to pay $18.60 cash and 4.935 shares ... Read more...

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Infosys to pick up most of IBMs support contract with Australias Telstra

March 24th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar.24 (ANI): Bangalore-based software giant Infosys will pick up most of IBM Global Services'' multi-million dollar applications support contract with Australian software giant Telstra, after the latters deal with the ... Read more...

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Now, UK Defence Ministry loses hard drive with troop and family details

October 10th, 2008 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.10 (ANI): The British Ministry of Defence has reportedly lost a portable hard drive with details of about 100,000 servicemen and women and 800,000 applicants wanting to join the Armed ... Read more...

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Giant computer maker HP to cut 24,600 jobs

September 16th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by David M N James
Giant computer and computer accessories maker, HP is poised to cut about 24,600 jobs.The company well known as Hewlett Packard is dubbed American technology giant is going to cut the jobs ... Read more...

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‘Tata Consultancy, Infosys, Wipro to emerge megavendors by 2011′

August 13th, 2008 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) India's leading IT companies Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Infosys Technologies and Wipro Technologies will emerge the next generation of IT service megavendors, leaving behind the likes of ... Read more...

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Sir Eds ashes may be scattered in New Zealand and Nepal

January 24th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by admin
Wellington, Jan 24 (ANI): The first conqueror of Mt. Everest, Sir Edmund Hillarys ashes might be scattered in New Zealand as well as Nepal.The Dominion Post has reported that the adventurers family ... Read more...

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