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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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2G: Arguments on charges against Essar, Loop Thursday


May 2nd, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Arguments on charge against honchos of Loop Telecom and Essar Group will commence Thursday in a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) special court here hearing ... Read more...

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India Inc says cheers to surprise interest rates cut (Second Lead)


April 17th, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Indian Industry Tuesday rejoiced at the interest rates cut by the Reserve Bank of India for the first time in three years by an unexpected ... Read more...

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Kerala CM to make major pitch for investment


April 16th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 16 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy along with a team of officials will meet diplomats and business honchos in Delhi later this week as part of an exercise ... Read more...

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Corinthians eager to drop Adriano


January 19th, 2012 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 19 (IANS) Brazilian football club Corinthians wants to release former Brazilian striker Adriano for indiscipline.The news comes after the athlete decided to skip a team practice, ... Read more...

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Indian Grand Prix a job well done (Comment)


October 30th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
If anything, the inaugural Formula One Indian Grand Prix at Greater Noida Sunday gave birth to a new culture of motorsport in a country that otherwise is obsessed with cricket, Bollywood ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Exposing corruption: Man who started it all (IANS Book Review)


October 18th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Book: "Bhrastachar, Atankvad aur Hawala Karobar"; Author: Vineet Narain; Publisher: Kalchakra Samachar Trust; Pages: 340 pages; Price: Rs.200 Even as the whole country seems gripped by Anna Hazare's crusade against corruption, ... Read more...

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National mobilisation needed for flood relief: Zardari


September 20th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari has said he will mobilise the entire nation for the relief and rehabilitation of the flood-hit.Devastating floods in Pakistan's Sindh province have ... Read more...

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India urged to issue global white paper on mining


July 31st, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 31 (IANS) With the Karnataka mining scam making news in Canada, Indo-Canadian honchos have urged New Delhi to address concerns of foreign investors eyeing the Indian mining ... Read more...

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2G scam: Daily’s illustrator rebuked for sketching in court


May 25th, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Wednesday pulled up an illustrator of a national daily for drawing sketches of the 2G spectrum ... Read more...

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2G scam: Key points of order denying bail to telecom honchos


May 23rd, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday rejected the bail pleas of five telecom honchos - Vinod Goenka of Swan Telecom, Sanjay Chandra of Unitech Wireless ... Read more...

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Nightclubs leaking info on Kim Kardashian reality show to get $1mn fine!


March 28th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Producers of Kim Kardashian's reality TV show have reportedly threatened nightclub bigwigs in New York with a 1,000,000 dollars fine if they leak info to the press.Honchos at ... Read more...

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CBS boss ‘wants to bring Charlie Sheen back on ‘Two and a Half Men’


March 22nd, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): CBS bossLes Moonves is reportedlytrying to bring Charlie Sheen back on the hit TV sitcom 'Two and a half men'.According to a source, Les Moonves was determined to ... Read more...

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Heidi Montag wants to join ‘Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills’ cast


February 9th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): Heidi Montag is reportedly the latest housewife who is keen to move into Beverly Hills.She apparently wants to join the cast of 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fox News Journalist Greg Palkot Injured In Egypt Violence


February 4th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Cairo, Feb 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The violence in Egypt to end the reign of President Hosni Mubarak has reached new heights with reports of journalists and media persons being assaulted ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Arjun Rampal: Shahrukh’s Hard Work And Dedication Is Quite An Inspiration


January 4th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
.This is one actor who has been appreciated for his negative roles as much as for his positive ones. However, now the actor is all set to appear in one of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

WTF Aka Wikileaks Task Force Set Up


December 23rd, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The WikiLeaks Task Force has been launched by the CIA to assess the extent of damage done by the revelations made by the whistle blower website. ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

‘Diya’, ‘Saal mubarak’, Obama strikes chord with Hindi words


November 6th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Saturday struck a chord with Indians as he used Hindi words such as "diya" and "Saal Mubarak" while addressing a gathering of over ... Read more...

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US Commerce Secretary seeks to assuage Indian IT industry, calls for unshackling FDI blocks


November 6th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov.6 (ANI): The United States has sought to assuage the Indian information and technology industry, saying that India has not been singled out on the issue of rise in visa fee. ... Read more...

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Burns meets Krishna to firm up Obama’s India agenda


October 21st, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Visiting US Undersecretary of State William Burns and chief pointsperson for South Asia Robert Blake Thursday met External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna to firm up deliverables ... Read more...

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TRS allays industry apprehensions over Telangana


September 22nd, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) President K. Chandrasekhar Rao Wednesday assured top honchos of the Indian industry that his party would ensure that the movement for separate ... Read more...

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Army Fitness Regime For Unfit Recruits


September 1st, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US army is worried that the problem of childhood obesity could put the standard of the national security of the USA at stake. The army ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Jessica Biel wants to star in ‘Saved By The Bell’ remake


August 1st, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 01 (ANI): American actress Jessica Biel has said that she wants to star in a big screen remake of 'Saved By The Bell'.The 28-year-old actress wants Hollywood honchos to ... Read more...

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Nicholas Cage to star in Ghost Rider sequel


June 17th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): American actor Nicolas Cage has agreed to act in the Ghost Rider Sequel.According to producer Mike De Luca, a sequel of the movie was being expected in ... Read more...

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British Airways to face a strike again


May 16th, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, May 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The British Airways is set to face a strike all over again. The officials at the British Airways are trying their very best to abort ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China’s ZTE wants to prove itself in India


May 12th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) ZTE India, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp, is looking at various options, from setting up a manufacturing plant to listing on the ... Read more...

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Chinese telecom equipment makers to meet officials


May 5th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Top honchos of Chinese telecom companies will meet senior government officials here in the next two days to resolve all issues, including security concerns, regarding export of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Iron Man 2 Premieres In Los Angeles


April 27th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, Apr 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hordes of Hollywood super stars flocked at the red carpet of the El Capitan Theater on yesterday evening to witness the premiere of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tim Pawlenty: Takes Calibrated Steps Towards 2012 Presidential Bid With The Launch Of PAC


October 1st, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Saint Paul, Minnesota, Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to latest reports, Tim Pawlenty, the Governor of Minnesota has announced the launch of a political action committee or PAC by ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Sudheendra Kulkarni Sets To Distance Himself From BJP


August 23rd, 2009 - 11:08 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez After the undemocratic way in which the BJP (Bharatiya Janta Party) has behaved over the Jaswant Singh expulsion, there was more embarrassment left in store for the party when Sudheendra ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Joe Francis Ordered To Pay $2 Million


August 20th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by GD
According to the sources, the man behind the "Girls Gone Wild", Joe Francis has been reportedly ordered to clear off a $2 million gambling debt. It has been further revealed that the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

15 shows, 40 exhibitors at India’s first men’s fashion week


July 29th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Designers are queueing up to participate in the first Van Heusen India Men's Week (VHIMW) here in September that will feature as many as 15 shows and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Emerging India envisages new dimensions in Indo-US partnership


July 18th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 18 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's maiden visit to India in her capacity as America's top diplomat, not only showcases the enhanced relation between the two countries, but ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Salman Khan’s Bhaiya connection


July 16th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Amitabh Bachchan has one, Sanju Baba got one and now Salman has his own- Politician on speed dial. We hear Salman was the guest of honour at the lavish bash of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

NA sports committee wants bailable warrant against PCB chief


July 15th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 15 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt is headed for further trouble with the National Assembly's (NA) Standing Committee on Sports recommending issue of a bailable warrant ... Read more...

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