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Mother throws crying baby from 14th floor

March 3rd, 2012 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A mother in a Russian city threw her four-month-old son to death from the 14th floor of a multi-storey building because the child's cries were ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Golden bust of Putin to be displayed

February 17th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A St. Petersburg jewelry company will display a 16.38-kg golden bust of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and later use the gold to make heart-shaped ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Baidu launches own mobile platform

September 4th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 4 (IANS) China's top search engine Baidu has launched its own mobile application platform to bolster its presence in the competitive mobile web market.The platform, named Baidu Yi ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Court quashes trial of scribes in cash-for-query sting (Lead)

September 24th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday quashed all the charges against two journalists from the internet portal, Cobra Post, in a 2006 sting that caught 11 MPs on ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

YouTube wins court case in Spain on intellectual property

September 24th, 2010 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 24 (IANS/EFE) YouTube, the Internet portal for videos, won a legal battle in Spain as a judge dismissed a suit brought by Telecinco television contending that the publication of its ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Brazil auto industry to invest $11.2 bn by 2012

May 2nd, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, May 2 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian automotive industry will invest $11.2 billion during the three-year period between 2010 and 2012, an amount that tops the $8.1 billion of the three preceding ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New Zealand accountancy firms outsourcing work to India

April 10th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Apr 10 (ANI): New Zealand may have 30,000 chartered accountants, but a large number of accountancy firms are outsourcing their work to India.At least two New Zealand accountancy firms, including ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Five police officers suspended for links with drug mafia

March 5th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 5 (IANS) The Goa police Friday suspended a senior police inspector and four constables for their alleged links with the narcotics mafia in the state. The suspension of police inspector Ashish ... Read more...

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Bahamas detains suspects in attempted Travolta extortion

January 24th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 24 (DPA) Police in the Bahamas have arrested three people believed to be involved in an attempt to blackmail US actor John Travolta over the death of his son ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Yahoo names Carol Bartz new CEO

January 14th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Yahoo Inc. has named technology veteran Carol Bartz as its new chief executive.The 60-year-old Silicon Valley veteran is a well-respected industry figure who led business software maker ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chinese declare Sarkozy persona non grata for Beijing Olympics

July 3rd, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been declared persona non grata for this years Beijing Olympics, according to an online poll in China.Nearly 90 per cent of ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New Microsoft deal eyes break-up of Yahoo

May 20th, 2008 - 5:59 pm ICT by admin
DPA San Francisco, May 20 (DPA) Microsoft's latest deal proposal to Yahoo envisages the internet portal selling off its valuable properties in Asia and Microsoft buying its search business in the US, media ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Unperturbed by ultimatum, Yahoo! again rejects Microsoft offer

April 7th, 2008 - 9:51 pm ICT by admin
New York, April 7 (IANS) In what is turning out to be a titanic battle of wits, Yahoo! responded Monday to Microsoft's ultimatum on takeover, again rejecting the buyout offer as too ... Read more...

Posted in World |