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Huawei to manage Bharti Airtel’s 4G network in Karnataka

May 1st, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei Tuesday said it will deploy and manage Bharti Airtel's 4G network in Karnataka."Bharti Airtel's 4G LTE deployed on Huawei's TD ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Wipro buys Australian analytics firm

May 1st, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 1 (IANS) Global software major Wipro Ltd has acquired Australian-based analytics firm Promax Applications Group for Australian $35 million (Rs.189 crore)."The acquisition of Promax will strengthen our positioning ... Read more...

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Hurricane Irene may be America’s costliest catastrophe

August 31st, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Washingto/New York, Aug 31 (IANS) As the US East Coast struggled to recover from the aftermath of Hurricane Irene, rising floodwaters forced thousands of evacuations in New Jersey and Connecticut ... Read more...

Posted in World |

PPP needed to enhance education levels: Industry lobby

June 30th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) A prominent commerce chamber Wednesday urged the government to introduce the public-private partnership (PPP) model for efficient management of education services and skill development initiatives ... Read more...

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Actual tele-density is 41 not 66 percent: Study

May 3rd, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The actual tele-density of the country stands at 41 percent with just 500 million-plus active mobile phone connections against the spurting 800 million figure projected ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

(After 12) Cash registers jingle as foreigners wed in Rajasthan

November 2nd, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Anil Sharma Jaipur, Nov 2 (IANS) Marriages may be made in heaven, but many are surely billed in Rajasthan. From Indophile celebrities to lovelorn backpackers, weddings for foreigners have become the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Hillandale Farms Becomes Second Iowa Farm To Recall Eggs From Market

August 21st, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Another Iowa based egg producing company Hillandale Farms on Friday announced voluntary recall of around 170 million of its eggs that were sold in the market ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Health |

Telecom VAS to touch Rs.200 billion by 2015

March 25th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 25 (IANS) Value Added Services (VAS) of the telecom sector are expected to touch Rs.200 billion by 2015 from the current Rs.650 million after the introduction of 3G services, an ... Read more...

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Airbus delivers first China-assembled A320 jet

June 23rd, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Tianjin (China), June 23 (Xinhua) Airbus delivered its first China-assembled A320 jet Tuesday in the northern port city of Tianjin, the base of the manufacturer's only final assembly line outside Europe. The ... Read more...

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‘Aishwarya’s mastered the art of walking the red carpet’

May 16th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Her first appearance at the Cannes Film Festival in 2002 was nothing short of a fashion disaster. Seven years later, Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai's walk of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Britain’s footwear major Pavers in expansion mode in India

April 12th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Britain-based leather footwear major Pavers England, which entered the Indian market last year, is planning to set up a manufacturing facility in the country, besides tying up ... Read more...

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Bollywood demands stricter anti-piracy laws

February 17th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 17 (ANI): Stronger enforcement of copyright laws are a must if Bollywood wants to reduce millions of dollars in losses incurred every year because of piracy, says a top ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Kingfisher plans flight to San Francisco from Nov 1

September 3rd, 2008 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) India's leading private carrier Kingfisher Airlines plans to launch from Nov 1 its direct flight from Bangalore to San Francisco, connecting this IT hub with the Silicon Valley, ... Read more...

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Talent crunch in realty industry forcing manpower import

June 25th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Anuradha Shukla New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Three years ago, when Singaporean Jeff Teng was approached by a headhunter for an architect's job in India, he turned it down. But a year ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Praful Patel to meet Manmohan Singh on jet high fuel price issue today

June 11th, 2008 - 10:41 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel will meet Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh here today to find ways to give relief to airlines that are seeing losses ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Jordan to sign nuclear reactor deal with France

April 13th, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by admin
DPA Amman, April 13 (DPA) Jordan is moving to conclude a nuclear cooperation agreement with France that provides for exploiting uranium ores in the country and building a nuclear reactor for peaceful uses, ... Read more...

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Malayalam film industry hit by heavy rains

March 30th, 2008 - 8:50 am ICT by admin
Thiruvananthapuram, March 30 (IANS) The Malayalam film industry has suffered huge losses due to unexpected heavy rains that have lashed several parts of Kerala in the past couple of weeks. According to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gujarat to boost diamond and jewellery business

February 19th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (IANS) Facing stiff challenges from Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu in the diamond and jewellery business, Gujarat is now evolving new strategies to retain its supremacy in the sector. The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |