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Kalam downplays frisking incident in US


November 14th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who was frisked by the airport authorities in New York in September, violating international protocol, Monday downplayed the incident saying it ... Read more...

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Kudankalam plant safe: Kalam


November 14th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Calling the nuclear plant at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu "clean and safe", former president and missile scientist A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Monday said the 2,000-MW plant was ... Read more...

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‘Chapter Eleven’, the corporate tale that wasn’t (IANS Book Review)


November 4th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Book: "Chapter Eleven"; Author: Amit Shankar; Publisher: Vista; Price: Rs.495; Pages: 361Chapter 11, which in legal terms means filing for bankruptcy, is the central theme of this supposed peek-a-boo into ... Read more...

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RTI can check corruption: Experts


October 16th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Amid a debate on the Right to Information Act (RTI) affecting governance, experts Saturday batted for strengthening the transparency law, stressing its potential to ... Read more...

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Indian higher education leadership programme with Yale University


October 14th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) A first of its kind programme for leaders of Indian higher education at Yale University has been highlighted as an example of dynamic and innovative cooperation ... Read more...

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IDSA invites nomination for Subrahmanyam award


October 12th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Strategic affairs think-tank Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) Wednesday invited nominations for the K. Subrahmanyam Award for research on strategic and security issues. The ... Read more...

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Wanted, decent homes for Mumbai’s dabbawallas


October 6th, 2011 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 6 (IANS) For 120 years, they have ferried food for hundreds of thousands of Mumbaikars. Now, the city's famed dabbawallas (lunch box carriers) using their organisational skills to ... Read more...

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IIM-Calcutta to tap corporates for funds


September 23rd, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C) is planning to tap Indian corporates for funds to complete some of its infrastructural projects following increased intake of students ... Read more...

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Police hunt for Facebook lover for girlfriend’s suicide


September 22nd, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 22 (IANS) Police are looking for a Facebook lover charged with abetting the suicide of his girlfriend studying at the Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B) here, an ... Read more...

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IIM-Lucknow signs accord with US B-school


September 1st, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 1 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow (IIM-L) Thursday said it has signed an agreement with Kelley School of Business (KSB) at Indiana University, US, to promote research ... Read more...

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IIM-Calcutta gets a gift of knowledge from alumni


September 1st, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) Shekhar Chaudhuri, director of the Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C), realised in 2003 that he was facing some critical gaps in his marketing department. He was ... Read more...

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Why is Uttar Pradesh ‘Ulta Pradesh’? Experts debate


August 26th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Corruption, collapse of institutions, failure of police coupled with a lack of developmental orientation among successive governments are the main impediments in the growth of ... Read more...

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Kolkata will regain its lost glory: PM


August 22nd, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) Apparently lauding the change of regime in West Bengal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday exuded confidence that Kolkata would regain its lost glory and emerge ... Read more...

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India can have third largest GDP by 2025: PM (Lead)


August 22nd, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) India could have the world's third largest GDP by 2025 if the country maintained its present growth rate, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday while ... Read more...

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Open for debate on Lokpal bill: PM (Second Lead)


August 22nd, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) The government was open for debate on the Lokpal bill but corruption could be tackled only by action on multiple fronts and not by enacting ... Read more...

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9 percent growth ambitious but achievable target: PM


August 22nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) The target of 9 percent economic growth is "very ambitious" given the current state of the global economy but can be achieved if India overcame ... Read more...

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Government open to debate on Lokpal: PM (Lead)


August 22nd, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Monday the government was open to a debate on the Lokpal Bill but this alone cannot solve the problem of ... Read more...

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Government open for discussion on Lokpal: PM


August 22nd, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said Monday the government was open for debate on the Lokpal Bill and all concerned individuals should convey their concerns ... Read more...

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Chandy, ministers at IIM to learn management mantra


August 18th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode (Kerala), Aug 18 (IANS) It was back to the classroom for Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his 19 cabinet colleagues Thursday as they gathered at the Indian Institute ... Read more...

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IIM-B students skip lunch over Anna’s arrest


August 17th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 16 (IANS) About 1,000 students of the Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B) skipped a meal Tuesday in protest against the arrest of civil society activist Anna Hazare in ... Read more...

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Chandy, cabinet to brainstorm at IIM-Kozhikode


August 17th, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 16 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his 19 cabinet colleagues would spend Thursday at a brainstorming session at the Indian Institute of Management-Kozhikode.The chief minister and ... Read more...

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Sanjiv Goenka to invest Rs.150 crore in education


August 9th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 9 (IANS) Industrial conglomerate RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group will invest over Rs.150 crore in the education sector, building four educational institutions in Bhubaneswar, Delhi, Andhra Pradesh and Kerela, said ... Read more...

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IIM-A seeks restoration of powers


July 22nd, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, July 21 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad (IIM-A) Thursday sought the restoration of the powers of the board of directors to recommend to the central government a list ... Read more...

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Chandy and cabinet to attend IIM workshop


July 7th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 6 (IANS) It is back to the classroom for Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his 19 cabinet colleagues as they attend a one-day workshop Aug 18 at ... Read more...

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Lack of skills hit northeast’s development: Handique


July 3rd, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 2 (IANS) Lack of entrepreneurial talents and professional managerial skills has hindered development activities in insurgency-ravaged northeastern states, union Minister for Development of North Eastern Region B.K.Handique said ... Read more...

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IIM-C inducts largest ever batch


June 24th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 24 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM-C) has increased its student-intake by about 100 over the previous year to induct its largest ever batch of 462 ... Read more...

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Samsung to offer scholarships to IIM-A students


June 2nd, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, June 2 (IANS) Digital technology firm Samsung India Electronics Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) to roll out a scholarship ... Read more...

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Over Rs.79 lakh for teaching northeast youth managerial skills


May 26th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The Indian government Tuesday sanctioned Rs.79.15 lakh for developing managerial skills among the new generation of entrepreneurs from the northeast region, officials said.The ministry of ... Read more...

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Kamath, the force behind ICICI’s rise (Profile)


May 1st, 2011 - 3:52 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) K.V. Kamath, the new chairman of India's second largest IT company Infosys, is a mechanical engineer-turned banker who is best known for turning ICICI into India's ... Read more...

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Banker Kamath to succeed Narayana Murthy at Infosys (Roundup)


May 1st, 2011 - 3:52 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) High profile banker K.V. Kamath will be the new chairman of India's IT bellwether Infosys, becoming the first non-founder to head the country's second largest software ... Read more...

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Infosys names K.V. Kamath as new chairman (Third Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Banglore, April 30 (IANS) Infosys Technologies Ltd. Saturday appointed K.V. Kamath its new chairman, succeeding N.R. Narayana Murthy.Kamath will take over as the head of the IT bellwether Aug 21 ... Read more...

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K.V. Kamath named Infosys chairman (Second Lead, correcting date in Para 2)


April 30th, 2011 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) K.V. Kamath was Saturday named as the next chairman of the IT bellwether Infosys, succeeding N.R. Narayana Murthy.Murthy said Kamath will take over from Aug 21. ... Read more...

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K.V. Kamath to head Infosys (Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) K.V. Kamath was Saturday named as the next chairman of the IT bellwether Infosys, succeeding N.R. Narayana Murthy.Murthy said that Kamath will take over from Aug ... Read more...

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India seeks incresed engagement with African youth


April 26th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) India is seeking the help of young parliamentarians from Africa to increase the outreach of a unique private-public partnership to increase collaboration between the youth ... Read more...

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Back to work, with quake nightmares frozen in mind


April 10th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) Chilling scenes of the homeless stranded on the streets fearing nuclear radiation still haunt Shoji Shiba, the Japanese professor who survived the twin disaster of ... Read more...

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