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Wadhwani Foundation to train physically challenged


August 7th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 7 (IANS) Wadhwani Foundation of the US-based Indian techno entrepreneur Romesh Wadhwani will train about 13,500 educated disabled from across the country in skill development in partnership with ... Read more...

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‘Introvert’ Chinese lady loses civil service race


May 12th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 12 (IANS) A 27-year-old Chinese woman, who was ranked among the top in a civil service test, was eliminated from the race because she was an "introvert".Huang Hong ... Read more...

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Over half of Brazilians now middle class


March 23rd, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 23 (IANS/EFE) The number of Brazilians categorized as middle class has risen rapidly in recent years, climbing from 34 percent of the population in 2004 to ... Read more...

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Two held for duping a woman of Rs.1 crore


December 18th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Two people, including an employee of a finance company, were arrested in Jharkhand for duping a woman of more than Rs.1 crore in a ... Read more...

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Saudi auto finance firm selects Nucleus Software product


September 13th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 13 (IANS) Saudi Arabia's auto finance major Aqsat International Trading has selected software products and services of Nucleus Software Exports Ltd for automating its business operations and reduce ... Read more...

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Micro finance firm Bandhan to apply for banking licence


September 5th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 5 (IANS) Bandhan, one of the largest microfinance institutions (MFIs) in India, will apply for banking licence soon after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) comes up with ... Read more...

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Volvo ropes in Srei BNP Paribas to offer finance


May 11th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 11 (IANS) Transport and infrastructure solutions major Volvo group Wednesday announced a strategic alliance with leading construction equipment finance firm Srei BNP Paribas to offer a range of ... Read more...

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IFC, Rajasthan government to set up housing finance firm


October 27th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) International Finance Corporation (IFC), an agency of the World Bank, said Wednesday it will set up a new housing finance company in collaboration with Rajasthan government and ... Read more...

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Finance firm slaps MJ’s estate with $1.2M suit


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 02 (ANI): Late Michael Jackson's estate has been slapped with a 1.2 million dollars suit by the Bahrainian finance.The finance firm says Jackson moonwalked away from 1.2 million ... Read more...

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South African finance firm to open branch in Mumbai


October 29th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) FirstRand, one of South Africa's largest insurance, banking and financial companies, will soon open its first Indian branch in Mumbai to promote linkages between African and Indian ... Read more...

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Peerless may launch mutual fund next year


April 28th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) The city-based residuary non-banking finance firm Peerless General Finance and Investment Co is likely to launch its own mutual fund next year, a senior company official said here ... Read more...

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AIG not the only company to pay bail-out bonuses


March 19th, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 19 (DPA) American International Group (AIG), under fire for paying $165 million in retention bonuses using government bail-out money, is not the only government beneficiary to have spent its money ... Read more...

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Delhi auto drivers taken for a ride by financiers’ mafia


March 10th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Nabeel A. Khan New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Delhiites often complain of autorickshaw drivers overcharging and being rude, but not many passengers know that a majority of these drivers are a harried ... Read more...

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Two held for faking Rs.400,000 robbery in Ghaziabad


February 22nd, 2009 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Feb 22 (IANS) An 18-year-old youth and his uncle were arrested Sunday for cheating a private company of Rs.400,000 by faking a robbery, the police said here. Sanjeev Jaat Friday alleged that ... Read more...

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50 Cent fears recession will wipe out Americas middle class


February 19th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): American rapper 50 Cent has revealed that he fears the on going recession will wipe out the middle class families of America.The rapper himself has gone through ... Read more...

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Doctors say Jade Goody responding well to cancer treatment


December 22nd, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): Doctors treating Jade Goody say that the former Big Brother star is responding well to her latest cancer treatment.Consultants at the Royal Marsden in London are ... Read more...

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Jade Goody may lose her Bentley Convertible due to money woes


December 18th, 2008 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Caner-stricken Jade Goody, who is believed to have fallen behind with payments, is in danger of losing her Bentley Convertible.A finance firm has started repossession proceedings.The reality ... Read more...

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Cancer-stricken Jade Goody to lose her Bentley convertible


December 18th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 18 (IANS) Jade Goody is in danger of losing her Bentley convertible after a finance firm started repossession proceedings.The reality television star, who is fighting cervical cancer, is believed to ... Read more...

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Eat, talk and buy art at India’s unique art platform


November 22nd, 2008 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) A bunch of women, clad in chiffon and smelling of expensive perfumes, sip their cappuccinos and discuss art prices. In another corner, college students talk excitedly about ... Read more...

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Kerala finance firm attracts Rs.707 mn foreign investment


September 4th, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 4 (IANS) Kerala-based non-banking financial company (NBFC) Manappuram Group will receive fresh capital infusion of Rs.707.52 million from four overseas private equity firms, a top official said here. Alchemy Ashmore ... Read more...

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Newcastle United fans shock at plans to sell club to Osama’s family


July 7th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 7 (ANI): Proposed plans to sell the football club -- Newcastle United -- to the family of A Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden, have been met with shock, ... Read more...

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Finance firm’s manager held for heist in own office


May 21st, 2008 - 3:03 am ICT by admin
Ludhiana, May 20 (IANS) The police Tuesday arrested the manager of a leading private finance company and his industrialist friend in Ludhiana for masterminding a robbery in the former's office. Gold worth ... Read more...

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Loo rolls can be hazardous for health!


December 6th, 2007 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 6 (ANI): Employees at a British finance firm are being asked to think twice before using dangerous toilet paper.Jones Lang LaSalles Sheffield office had issued health and safety signs in ... Read more...

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