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Low-cost pain killer can wipe out resistant TB, say researchers

September 13th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 13 (IANS) A low-cost drug, which is widely used as a pain killer in developing countries, can kill drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) -- a feat few currently approved TB ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

US sues Apple, publishers over e-book pricing

April 12th, 2012 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 12 (IANS) The US government Wednesday filed an antitrust lawsuit against Apple and five major book publishers, saying they conspired to limit market competition in electronic book ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Daikin India to commission room air conditioner line in July

February 21st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Daikin Airconditioning India Pvt Ltd (Daikin India) is hopeful of commissioning its split air conditioner line by July this year and growing its market presence from ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

TRAI eases mergers and acquisition norms

November 3rd, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Thursday made proposals to ease mergers for companies having market shares of up to 35 percent, but added ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Merger regulations needed to protect consumers’

April 14th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Proper norms are needed to regulate mergers and acquisitions to avoid monopolistic situations in the market and protect the interests of consumers, advocacy group Consumer ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Telecom, technology to focus on rural areas

March 11th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The thrust of the government and corporates in areas of technology and telecom in 2011 will be to help empower the rural population, a study ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Google rejects German criticism of Street View

February 24th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Feb 23 (DPA) US internet giant Google Tuesday defended its Street View application - a compendium of photographed city streets - from privacy concerns in Germany, where criticism of the company ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

McDonald’s voted UK’s Most-Hated Brand

September 21st, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 21 (ANI): Britons have voted fast food giant McDonald's as the most-hated brand in a new survey.The world's largest chain of hamburger fast food restaurants gathered votes from 46 per ... Read more...

Posted in World |

EU anti-trust fines exceeded $14 bn in 2004-09

August 20th, 2009 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Aug 19 (DPA) The total amount of fines slapped by the European Commission on businesses found guilty of violating its anti-trust rules since 2004 has exceeded the 10 billion euro ($14 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Microsoft found guilty in South Korea anti-trust case

June 11th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, June 11 (DPA) A South Korean court Thursday found US software giant Microsoft Corp guilty of violating anti-trust regulations, but dismissed compensation demands by two rival South Korean companies. The Seoul district ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

BlackBerry overtakes iPhone Sales

May 6th, 2009 - 3:31 am ICT by GD
The first quarter of 2009 has seen iPhone lose out to the BlackBerry Curve as the top-selling phone. Ross Rubin of The NDP group however says that that doesn’t mean that the ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

EU scales back Microsoft monitoring as compliance improves

March 4th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, March 4 (DPA) The European Union Wednesday scaled back its monitoring of Microsoft in a case concerning the software giant's publication of key communication codes, saying that the company's good behaviour ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hotmail Cofounder Challenges Microsoft Office

November 27th, 2007 - 3:20 am ICT by admin
The latest challenger to the market dominance of Microsoft Office was unveiled in India last week, and the irony is that Microsoft played a major role in funding the rival effort.The ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |