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IAS officers urge Andhra CM to act against minister


July 17th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 17 (IANS) Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers Tuesday urged Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Kiran Kumar Reddy to take action against state minister T.G. Venkatesh for his remark ... Read more...

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Indian management students prefer public sector jobs: Study


July 16th, 2012 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Indian management students prefer to work in public sector firms over private ones due to secure employment environment and high future earnings, followed by MNCs ... Read more...

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Andhra minister’s remark angers bureaucrats


July 15th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 15 (IANS) Serving and retired bureaucrats in Andhra Pradesh are up in arms against a state minister's reported remark that officials who have no commitment to their work ... Read more...

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Jobs for Indians with security is Thales mandate


June 3rd, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 3 (IANS) French defence, aerospace and civilian technology major Thales not just believes in creating employment for "enterprising and hard working" Indians at its global projects but also ... Read more...

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British couples find kids too costly


May 11th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Rising cost of bills, petrol and food is making many British couples shelve their plans to start a family, says a survey which found four in ... Read more...

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I am not on trial, system is: Trivedi


March 16th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi was a surprise speaker at the India Today Conclave which opened here Friday.Trivedi has been in the eye of the ... Read more...

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It’s a gift to work on movie franchise: Wright


December 5th, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) Actress Robin Wright thinks it is a "gift" for an actor to work on a movie franchise because of the "job security".The 45-year-old stars alongside ... Read more...

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Labour strike forces Bosch shut Bangalore plant


September 30th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 30 (IANS) German auto component maker Bosch India Ltd shut down its Bangalore plant till its workers stopped their 'tool down' strike they went on Wednesday without ... Read more...

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Working mums forcing even sick kids to school


September 8th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 8 (IANS) Many working mothers in Britain send off their children to school despite sickness because they are unable to take time off looking after them, a study ... Read more...

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Goan convention in London to discuss environment degradation back home


July 17th, 2011 - 10:40 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 17 (IANS) Thousands of Goans scattered all over the world will converge in London next week to voice concerns over rampant mining and corruption in Goa and issues ... Read more...

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Law set to join Bangladesh after England tour


June 27th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 27 (IANS) Sri Lanka's head coach Stuart Law is likely to resign from his post after the team's cricket tour of England to take up a coaching job ... Read more...

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18 mn Britons to avoid holidaying this summer


June 21st, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) Over 18 million Britons have decided to put off their holidaying plans this summer due to money crunch, says a media report.Squeezed by the recession, nearly ... Read more...

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Mental illness most discussed online: Survey


May 31st, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Mental illness is the most discussed health problem online in India surpassing other major health problems, including heart diseases, AIDS, or malaria, a new survey ... Read more...

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Flexible workplace schedule reduces work-family conflict


April 7th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 07 (ANI): A workplace environment that allows employees to change when and where they work, based on their individual needs and job responsibilities, positively affects the work-family interface, according to ... Read more...

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Parks, libraries, swimming pools, coffee contribute to Brit happiness


March 29th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29 (ANI): A survey on what really makes the Britons happy has found that some feel parks, libraries, swimming pools, and the smell of coffee can boost their happiness.Ministers last ... Read more...

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UAE launches campaign against software piracy


March 28th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 28 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Monday launched a campaign against software piracy to create awareness about the legal implications of using and selling pirated software.The ... Read more...

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Palin ‘doesn’t mind sharing wealth with actresses playing her’


March 12th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Sarah Palin has said that she doesn't mind if the actresses and comedians playing her on screen shared the wealth a little.Palin doesn't seem to be worrying ... Read more...

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‘How I met your mother’ series renewed for another season


March 8th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) CBS has renewed its faith in the series ‘How I Met Your Mother’. The network has subsequently renewed the contract to have two more seasons of ... Read more...

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10pc employees believe dating colleagues can cut chances of promotion


February 12th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 12 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that many people steer clear of dating heir colleagues for the fear that it may hamper their chances of a promotion.The survey ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh to dedicate new Kerala port to nation on Feb.11


February 7th, 2011 - 8:17 am ICT by ANI
Vallarpadom (Kerala), Feb.7 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, will dedicate the International Container Trans-shipment Terminal (ICTT) at Valarpadom, Kerala, to the nation on February 11.The new port, which will ... Read more...

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Having a job, not amount of salary key to happy life


January 10th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 10 (ANI): Having a job is more important to Britons than how much they are paid, according to a new survey.The poll, by the Office for National Statistics, has ... Read more...

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Holding a job key to happiness, not salary


January 10th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) Holding a job is more important to people than how much they are paid, according to a survey. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) analysed responses ... Read more...

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Unlocking the potential of rural unorganized sector


December 21st, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil Amar Lucknow, Dec 21 (ANI): When we talk of India's mammoth work force, be it in rural or urban scenarios, what comes to mind is the 'unorganised' sector. They form ... Read more...

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Government didn’t prevent NREGS fund diversion: Apex court (Lead)


December 13th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday pulled up the central government for doing nothing to prevent states' diversion of funds allocated under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment ... Read more...

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Staff can seek details of company’s disinvestment: court


December 6th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Dec 6 (IANS) Years after the disinvestment of the Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (IPCL), the Gujarat High Court has upheld the right of its employees to seek details of an agreement ... Read more...

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Food prices biggest concern for Indians, says survey


November 1st, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) With a double-digit food inflation, the increasing food prices will be the biggest concern for Indians over the next six months, a survey released here said ... Read more...

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Stress - most common health, safety problem at workplace


October 28th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): A survey has found that stress is the most common health and safety problem at the workplace as of now, with recession being blamed for it.According to ... Read more...

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Metro accident victim moves court, seeks Rs.50 lakh relief


October 21st, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Twentytwo-year-old Mehjabi who lost her legs in a freak accident at a Metro station in March moved the Delhi High Court Thursday seeking a compensation of Rs.50 ... Read more...

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Bad jobs ‘make mental health worse’


October 14th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 14 (ANI): Having a bad job is worse for your mental health than not having one at all, new research suggests.In the study, Australian National University (ANU), researchers found ... Read more...

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Rising food prices biggest concern for Indians: Survey


July 25th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Rising food prices is the biggest concern for people in the country, says a survey released Sunday. The Nielsen Company survey found that the concern over increasing ... Read more...

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Money Magazine Announces 100 Best Places To Live In America


July 13th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Money Magazine has announced its annual list of the best 100 places to live in America. This list has been prepared after exploring the minds ... Read more...

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ICICI holds General Body meet to discuss merger with Bank of Rajasthan


June 21st, 2010 - 11:12 pm ICT by ANI
Vadodara/Jaipur, June 21 (ANI): An extraordinary General Body meeting of ICICI Bank was held at Vadodara in Gujarat on Monday to discuss acquisition and merger of the Bank of Rajasthan.About 500 shareholders ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan attacks hire and fire policy


June 14th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 14 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Monday said globalization had resulted in industries, including the Information Technology sector, adopting hire and fire policy and called for a campaign against ... Read more...

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Financial squeeze linked to mental health problems


May 17th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 17 (ANI): Many workers have sought medical advice for stress and anxiety following the recession, says a UK survey.The survey of 2,050 workers found that the post recession period has ... Read more...

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500 top Australian scientists may lose jobs


May 5th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 5 (IANS) Australia's top scientists are bracing for up to 500 job cuts as the government may reduce financing for the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation in the budget. Any ... Read more...

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