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Motorola Mobility to cut 4,000 jobs


August 14th, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 14 (IANS) Google has confirmed that Motorola Mobility, now a wholly-owned subsidiary of the internet search giant, will cut about 4,000 jobs or 20 percent of its ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Mourinho blames holidays for his players’s lethargic show


January 4th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 4 (IANS) Real Madrid football coach Jose Mourinho didn't know whether to praise or criticize his players after watching their Copa del Rey fightback against Malaga Tuesday night.Playing ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Chipmaker AMD to cut workforce


November 4th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Nov 4 (IANS) Computer chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) said it plans to cut its global workforce by about 10 percent in a move to reduce operational ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Injured Barath out of Test series, Simmons is replacement


October 19th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chittagong, Oct 19 (IANS/CMC) Injury has forced West Indies opener Adrian Barath out of the Test series against Bangladesh, starting later this week, and selectors have called up in-form opener Lendl ... Read more...

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MySpace all set to have massive layoffs


January 5th, 2011 - 1:38 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Social networking site MySpace has announced that it will be laying off about half of its workforce. The move has generated speculations that the executives of ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

LAUSD Workers Resent Layoffs And Relocations


December 3rd, 2010 - 12:32 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The LAUSD workers are agitating against the relocation and layoff that they are being subjected to. The district workers resorted to protest and demanded that the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

‘Back to best’ Lee fires ODI comeback hopes


October 30th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 30(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee put in an impressive domestic performance for New South Wales to suggest that a national one-day recall could be on the cards.Lee, continuing his ... Read more...

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Lee needs to play more cricket before ODI comeback, says Hilditch


October 27th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 27(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee needs more cricket after a six-month layoff with an elbow injury, chairman of selectors Andrew Hilditch has said.Hilditch's comments come after Lee was not ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ponting wants ‘big player’ Lee for 2011 World Cup


October 22nd, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 21(ANI): Australian skipper Ricky Ponting believes that fast bowler Brett Lee could play a crucial role in his team during next year's World Cup in the Indian subcontinent.Lee has not ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

HP Needs A CEO Who Has More Than Cost Saving Skills Now To Replace Mark Hurd


August 8th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a saying that every dark cloud has a silver lining and the same is also applicable to HP, the Palo Alto based technology giant ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Technology Industry News |

How To Battle Debt Collectors?


July 27th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A lot of people in the USA have become trapped in debt after the economic turmoil that resulted in thousands of layoff and property foreclosure. Some ... Read more...

Posted in Business, World, World News |

Wells Fargo Laying Off Workers, Closing Subprime Mortgage Deals


July 10th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wells Fargo which is one of the largest banks of the USA is going to close 15 of its offices in Wisconsin as it has been ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

MRI shows Woods is down with inflamed neck joint


May 13th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 13 (ANI): An MRI has revealed that golfer Tiger Woods has an inflamed neck joint that causes pain and makes it hard to turn his head.Woods had to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

‘Gentleman’ Woods adds two more tournaments to playing schedule


April 22nd, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 22 (ANI): Ace golfer Tiger Woods will be participating in two more tournaments after returning to golf at the Augusta Masters earlier this month following his five-month layoff ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Indian IT major Infoys bags three-year Microsoft outsourcing deal


April 14th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr. 14 (ANI): India's Infosys Technologies has bagged a three-year IT outsourcing deal with technology giant Microsoft that covers 104 countries.Infosys will manage Microsoft's global internal IT services including helpdesk, desk-side ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tiger Woods in contention after two rounds at Masters


April 10th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 10 (ANI): Professional golfer Tiger Woods is in contention at the Masters after two rounds.Woods, 34, followed up his first round 68 with a second round 70 in ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

ABC News to layoff 25 percent editorial staff


February 24th, 2010 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) US broadcasting giant ABC News will downsize its editorial team and layoff up to 350 staff members, media reports said. In a "fundamental transformation", ABC News announced Tuesday ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Toyota Recall Creates Confusion Among The Car Owners


January 29th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The decision taken by legendary Japanese Carmaker Toyota to recall around 2.3 million vehicles made by it has created a stir in the auto industry. It ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UPS To Show Doors To 1,800 Employees


January 10th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a latest move, United Parcel Service, the biggest package delivery company of the world is going to show doors to 1,800 employees. The Company spokespersons ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Roddick’s coach says he can win Australian Open


January 1st, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.1 (ANI): Coach Larry Stefanki strongly believes Wimbledon runner-up Andy Roddick is one of 10 players who can win this year's Australian Open and end Roger Federer's domination of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

HoneyBaked Ham Resorts To Discounts To Woo Buyers


December 20th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This Christmas is not going to be a good time for HoneyBaked Ham. The worldwide spread of Swine flu may have a role behind its less than ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Birla Corp to lay off staff at vinoleum division


November 17th, 2009 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) Birla Corp, the flagship company of the M.P. Birla group, has informed stock exchanges that a "layoff" would take place at its vinoleum division from Tuesday. "Birla Corporation Ltd ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Al Gore’s Current TV calls Sarah Palin ‘TWILF’


November 16th, 2009 - 10:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Al Gore’s Current TV has used ‘TWILF’ and “Gun-Ho” to describe former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin in unflattering terms.These disgraceful, sexually-charged swears and comments were ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Adler withdraws from Germany squad over eye infection


November 7th, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Frankfurt, Nov 7 (DPA) Joachim Loew will not nominate goalkeeper Robert Enke into Germany's football squad for two upcoming friendly internationals after Rene Adler cancelled his appearance. Loew said Saturday that a return ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Jeev stuns Westwood after winning debut at World Match play


October 30th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Casares (Spain), Oct 30 (IANS) Playing through pain, India's Jeev Milkha Singh made a sensational debut Thursday at the Volvo World Match Play Championships by stunning European Money leader Lee Westwood, the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Murray says Britain faces years-long Davis Cup recovery


September 21st, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Liverpool, Sep 21 (DPA) Andy Murray, who risked an injury to no avail as Britain lost a Davis Cup European zonal tie at the weekend to Poland, said the nation got ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kim Clijsters Beats Venus Williams In The 4th Round Of The U.S.Open 2009


September 7th, 2009 - 9:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar On Sunday, at the Arthur Ashe Stadium, Kim Clijsters progressed on with her remarkable victory of 6-0,0-6, 6-4 to the quarterfinals of the U.S.Open 2009 Championships, beating the haughty Venus ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Andy Roddick Hopeful Of Being This Year’s U.S.Open Champion


September 5th, 2009 - 2:23 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Andy Roddick showed an impressive performance on Thursday and thrashed Frenchman Marc Gicquel in straight sets by 6-1,6-4,6-4. Roddick who was perhaps never the prime focus in the tennis championships ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Christina McHale loses to Maria Sharapova At Flushing Meadows


September 4th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Christina McHale was stunned into a tragic defeat in her second round of the U.S.Open 2009, by the seasoned 29th seeded Russian queen of Tennis, Maria Sharapova who beat Tsvetana ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Younis asks for more time to ‘rebuild’ team


July 15th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, July 15 (ANI): Upset over his team's defeat in the second Test match against Sri Lanka, Pakistan captain Younis Khan has said he needs more time to 'rebuild' the team which ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Arjun is difficult boy to make happy: Mehr Jessia (Snippets)


June 18th, 2009 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Arjun Rampal's wife Mehr Jessia says it is not easy to please the actor when it comes to clothes. "He puts no thought into his clothes. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tait slams CA for losing central contract


May 16th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 16 (IANS) Speedster Shaun Tait lashed out at Cricket Australia (CA) after losing his central contract, saying it has come as a 'bit of a kick in the teeth'. Tait, who ... Read more...

Posted in World |

ArcelorMittal laying off nearly 1,000 at US plant


May 14th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 14 (IANS) Citing an "extraordinary economic environment," ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steel maker, has announced plans to indefinitely lay off 978 workers at its Indiana Harbour West ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Enrollment Rises At Mortuary Schools


April 1st, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by GD
There has been a sudden rise in mortuary school enrollments in times of recession. The $11 billion industry was not seen as such a lucrative employer until people realized that death ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Jet Airways may cut 10 percent capacity


March 30th, 2009 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 30 (IANS) India's leading private airline Jet Airways, which cut capacity by 12 percent last year, may reduce it further by 10 percent this year in view of the falling ... Read more...

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