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infosys revenue guidance dips on negative growth (Lead)

July 12th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 12 (IANS) For the first time in many years, India's IT bellwether Infosys Ltd. has lowered its annual revenue guidance in dollar terms on negative growth sequentially during ... Read more...

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Europe, India to deepen economic cooperation: Anand Sharma

June 25th, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Antwerp (Belgium), June 25 (IANS) Commerce Minister Anand Sharma has called for closer economic engagement between India and Europe. Addressing the Horasis Global India Business Meeting (GIBM) in the ... Read more...

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Two banks firebombed in Chile

February 28th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, Feb 28 (IANS/EFE) Two masked people set off fire bombs Monday at two bank branches in Santiago, causing damage but no injuries, Chilean police said.A Banco Santander office and ... Read more...

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MSMEs want separate pre-budget meeting with finance minister

January 14th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) want the finance minister to have a separate pre-budget meeting to assess their needs and not club them ... Read more...

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Hackers attack Apple’s website, claim they stole passwords

July 5th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 5 (IANS/EFE) The AntiSec hackers group has launched an ambitious attack on one of the best-protected websites in the world of technology - Apple's - and said they ... Read more...

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Businesswoman re-mortgages home for kids’ breakfast club

June 12th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) A businesswoman in east London re-mortagaged her home to establish a breakfast club after learning that one-fourth of Britain's primary pupils were too hungry to learn.Today, ... Read more...

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Bhopal tragedy survivors demand probe into nuke plant projects

March 22nd, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 22 (IANS) Paying homage to the victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the survivors of the Bhopal gas leak tragedy Tuesday demanded a high level independent ... Read more...

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Brit sex education teacher not ashamed of hardcore porn star job

July 12th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): A British sex education teacher has confessed that he is not ashamed to be working as a hardcore porn star.Benedict Garrett, 30, who rakes in cash filming raunchy ... Read more...

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American Recovery Act funds 37 innovative energy research projects

April 30th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) awarded $106 million in funding, part of an $100 billion investment of the Recovery Act, for 37 innovative research projects that ... Read more...

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Bloom Box Energy Going Great Guns

February 28th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS ) Bloom Box Energy held a recent press event to draw off the curtains of the Bloom box fuel cell technology. It's quite evident that there ... Read more...

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Pachauri’s links with Reliance Industries raises eyebrows

February 8th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8(ANI): UN Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) chief Dr. Rajendra Kumar Pachauri, already under fire over errors in a key 2007 report, has raised eyebrows for accepting help ... Read more...

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Private hospital segment to reach $45 bn by 2012

December 13th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) India's private hospitals segment is estimated to reach $45 billion by 2012 from the present $22 billion with expansion in tier II and III cities, according to ... Read more...

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No business without ‘guanxi’ in China

September 21st, 2009 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
By Andreas Landwehr Beijing, Sep 21 (DPA) "I cannot do business in China without bribing people," the representative of a German company in Beijing complained."At headquarters, they always say we should stay clean ... Read more...

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Microsoft ordered to stop selling Word in US

August 13th, 2009 - 10:57 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar and Gurmukh SinghWashington/Toronto, Aug 13 (IANS) A US judge has ordered Microsoft to stop selling its popular Word document creation application in the country in 60 days after finding ... Read more...

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First quantum computer could threaten security and data, warns expert

July 31st, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): A Tel Aviv University researcher has claimed that the first quantum computer could overnight threaten our security and our data.Dr. Julia Kempe, of Tel Aviv University's Blavatnik School ... Read more...

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Recession closes 7,000 SMEs in Taiwan

November 10th, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Nov 10 (DPA) More than 7,000 small and medium enterprises (SMEs)have shut down in Taiwan in the past two years due to recession, a government agency said Monday."At the end of ... Read more...

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Over 75 percent Americans still believe in `self-made”dream

October 22nd, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.22 (ANI): The proverbial American dream of self-made success and well being is intact and remains important to most of them, according to the Washington Times. More than three-fourths of ... Read more...

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Nooyi honoured with business leadership award

March 8th, 2008 - 12:02 am ICT by admin
New York, March 7 (IANS) PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi has become the first woman to receive the prestigious Peterson Business Award, given biennially for outstanding business leadership. Chennai-born Nooyi was given the ... Read more...

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Nooyi among 10 best women CEOs: Forbes

February 23rd, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 23 (IANS) PepsiCo's India-born chief Indra Nooyi is among Forbes' list of 10 best women chief executive officers of large corporations based on their total return to investors since ... Read more...

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