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Delhi Daredevils appoint Jayawardene vice-captain


February 22nd, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Indian Premier League franchise Delhi Daredevils have appointed Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene as the side's deputy for the 2012 edition.Jayawardene led Sri Lanka ... Read more...

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Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang steps down (Lead)


January 18th, 2012 - 6:50 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco / London, Jan 19 (IANS) Yahoo's co-founder Jerry Yang stepped down from its board along with all other positions he held in the company, it was announced Tuesday.The ... Read more...

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R-Com appoints Shamik Das as COO of wireless business


November 14th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Leading telecom operator Reliance Communications (RCom) Monday said it has appointed Shamik Das, former CEO of S Tel, as the joint president and chief operating ... Read more...

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Indian Army team wins gold at World patrol meet


November 7th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) The Indian Army has emerged the best patrolling force in the world with a team from the Gorkha Rifles regiment winning an international competition also ... Read more...

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US firm Ciber unveils global delivery centre in Bangalore


October 13th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 13 (IANS) US-based global IT firm Ciber Inc. Thursday unveiled its global delivery centre in the special economic zone (SEZ) here as part of its worldwide expansion ... Read more...

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US Ex-Im Bank director joins India-US trade body


July 28th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 28 (IANS) US Export-Import Bank Director, Diane Farrell has joined a US-India trade group as executive vice president, overseeing business advocacy and membership services in the areas ... Read more...

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Wipro appoints new global head for back office operations


June 13th, 2011 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 13 (IANS) Global software major Wipro Technologies Monday appointed senior executive Manish Dugar as global head of its back office operations or business process outsourcing (BPO)."Dugar has been ... Read more...

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US consulting firm appoints two Indian partners


April 12th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) US-based management consulting firm Strategic Decisions Group has appointed two Indians as global partners.Aashish Mehra, who was in Strategic Decisions Group's life sciences practice division, ... Read more...

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HCL to send delegation to Japan


March 16th, 2011 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) HCL Technologies Wednesday said it was keeping a close watch on the situation in the disaster hit-Japan and will be sending a senior level delegation ... Read more...

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Indians start as strong challengers in Avantha Masters


February 17th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 16 (IANS) The Indian players start as the major challengers in golf's biggest extravaganza in India at the second edition of Avantha Masters that tees off at the DLF Golf ... Read more...

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Indians start as strong challengers in Avantha Masters


February 16th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 16 (IANS) Indian players start as major challengers in the country's biggest golf extravaganza in the second edition of the Avantha Masters that tees off at the DLF Golf and ... Read more...

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Wipro gets new CEO


January 21st, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 21 (IANS) India's software major Wipro Ltd Friday announced the appointment of T.K. Kurien as the chief executive officer (CEO) of its global IT business and executive director of the ... Read more...

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England must dominate all forms of game to be declared a great team: Pringle


January 9th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.9 (ANI): One Ashes success, or even two in a row as it now is, does not a great team make and, having conquered Australia, captain Andrew Strauss must now set ... Read more...

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Reliance Capital appoints Madhusudan Kela Chief Investment strategist


August 27th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Reliance Capital, a part of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, Friday announced the appointment of Madhusudan Kela as Chief Investment Strategist of the company. Kela, currently head of ... Read more...

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Tai Chi martial art banned from church hall for being “unchristian”


March 19th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 19 (ANI): Members of a Tai Chi class claim they have been banned from the use of a church hall because their martial art was not deemed to be unchristian. ... Read more...

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Prayers help cops in catching criminals, crime solving


February 22nd, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22, (IANS) A senior police officer in Britain claims he has slashed the crime rate in his home town - by praying, a media report said Monday. Inspector Roger Bartlett ... Read more...

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Five people, including SGA CEO, killed in Arizona helicopter crash


February 16th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by BNO News
CAVE CREEK, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- Five people were killed when their privately-owned helicopter crashed in the Arizona town of Cave Creek on Sunday, the company the helicopter belonged to said on ... Read more...

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Indo-Canadian gets top post in Canada’s top university


January 22nd, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 22 (IANS) Indo-Canadian Hargurdeep Saini was appointed vice president of the University of Toronto, Canada's biggest university, Thursday.Prof Saini, who is currently the dean at the University of ... Read more...

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Georgia small business owner Angela Hicks announces candidacy for Congress


January 21st, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by BNO News
MACON, GEORGIA (BNO NEWS) -- Angela Hicks, a small business owner from Macon, Georgia on Wednesday announced her candidacy for the U.S. Congress of the state's 8th Congressional District.Angela opened STUFF IT ... Read more...

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General Motors agrees to sell Hummer to Chinese company


October 10th, 2009 - 3:02 am ICT by BNO News
DETROIT / SICHUAN (BNO NEWS) – General Motors on Friday announced it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Hummer brand to Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Co., Ltd, ... Read more...

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GM sells Hummer to Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery


October 10th, 2009 - 12:58 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Detroit, Oct 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) General Motors Co. has signed an agreement to sell its legendary and iconic Hummer brand to a Chinese heavy equipment maker Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery ... Read more...

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Sallie Krawcheck of BOA announces her leadership team


October 6th, 2009 - 3:55 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
North Carolina, Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bank of America Corp’s head honcho for Wealth and Investment management, Sallie Krawcheck announced her leadership team for the unit.The brokerage firm Merrill Lynch is one ... Read more...

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Next 3 years will determine party’s survival: MIC Secretary-General Murugesan


September 22nd, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Sep.22 (ANI): Newly-appointed Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) Secretary-General S. Murugesan has said that party's survival would be determined by the quality of its work which would be carried out in ... Read more...

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Facebook Agrees to Acquire Sharing Service FriendFeed


August 11th, 2009 - 2:28 am ICT by admin
PALO ALTO, Calif. — August 10, 2009 — Facebook today announced that it has agreed to acquire FriendFeed, the innovative service for sharing online. As part of the agreement, all FriendFeed employees ... Read more...

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Satyam to pay salaries for January


January 27th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 27 (IANS) IT bellwether Satyam Computer Services will pay salaries to its employees for January as scheduled from its internal accruals and receivables, the company said in a statement here ... Read more...

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EMRI looking for corporates, donors to replace Raju family


January 18th, 2009 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 18 (IANS) The Emergency Medical and Research Institute (EMRI), a brainchild of disgraced Satyam Computer Services founder B. Ramalinga Raju, has decided to continue its operations in all 11 states ... Read more...

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Satyam executives to stay put despite massive fraud


January 9th, 2009 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 8 (IANS) Ten top executives of the tainted Satyam Computer Services Ltd late Thursday pledged to remain with the company and work jointly to steer the IT bellwether, reeling under ... Read more...

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Raju asks Satyam techies for ‘continued faith’


December 30th, 2008 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 30 (IANS) Satyam Computer Services founder-chairman B. Ramalinga Raju Tuesday told his employees to beware of "wild speculation and unchecked rumours" following the Maytas’ deal fiasco. “Please be assured that ... Read more...

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Subroto Bhattacharya is the new head of Zee TV USA


November 20th, 2008 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 20 (IANS) Subroto Bhattacharya is the new territorial head of the Zee TV's operations in North and South America, the Zee Group has announced.Currently the territorial head of Zee ... Read more...

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Cargill Asia-Pacific president elected to USIBC board


July 1st, 2008 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 1 (IANS) The US-India Business Council (USIBC) Monday announced the election of Paul Conway, senior vice president of Cargill Inc. and president, Cargill Asia Pacific Holdings, to its Board of ... Read more...

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Navodayas, IIM team up to go beyond mere education


February 25th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by admin
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) To take education beyond the classroom and blackboard, senior administrators of the Navodaya Vidyalayas, or elite state-run schools, have been trained at the Indian ... Read more...

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