marketing department

Bengal’s roses for Italy

April 8th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 8 (IANS) Italian lovers can now gift roses from West Bengal to their sweethearts, with the state government planning to tap the European nation's market for exporting the ... Read more...

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Priyanka happy for cousin’s debut with Yash Raj Films

February 15th, 2011 - 3:27 am ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra is very happy that her cousin Pariniti Chopra is making her debut as an actress with Yash Raj Films."Pariniti is my sister. ... Read more...

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West Bengal to set up 31 cold storage facilities

February 2nd, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 2 (IANS) West Bengal will establish 31 cold storage facilities and several food parks across the state to give farmers better rewards for their produce, Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Wednesday ... Read more...

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December crash takes toll on Nepal airline’s Bhutan flights

February 1st, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Feb 1 (IANS) A deadly air crash in December that killed 18 Bhutanese pilgrims in Nepal has now claimed another victim - a Nepali airline's direct flights between Nepal ... Read more...

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Luxury dinner could make even the richest think twice before ordering

January 28th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 28 (IANS) A luxury hotel in China is offering a special dinner package for the upcoming Chinese lunar new year that may cause even the most well-off to think twice ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi to host cooking festival

January 22nd, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 22 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi will host a festival of cooking art next month to showcase its tradition of hospitality and promote tourism in the emirate.The fortnight-long event -- Arts ... Read more...

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Chinese tourists among biggest Christmas spenders in US

December 24th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing/New York, Dec 24 (IANS) New York and Hawaii are among the most popular Christmas holiday destinations among Chinese this year as tour operators rush to grab a pie of this lucrative ... Read more...

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Facebook eyeing to re-connect with China?

December 23rd, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 23 (IANS) Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg met with some of China's top technology leaders, fuelling speculation about the social networking website's ambitions to enter the country's ... Read more...

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Aussies, a sorry lot in ’saggy’ green caps: Atherton

November 19th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London Nov.19 (ANI): Former England cricket captain Michael Atherton has endorsed News Limited cricket writer Robert Craddock view that Australia's cricketers are too soft; are paid too much and their young players ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Scrapped insurance products bring actuaries in spotlight

October 24th, 2010 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 24 (IANS) The Indian actuarial profession is in the spotlight with more than 500 life insurance products being scrapped by the insurance regulator since 2007 for being opaque or against ... Read more...

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China considers super-powerful engine for next generation space rockets

July 27th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): China is considering a new super-powerful engine for the next generation of space rockets.BBC quotes Li Tongyu, general manager of the marketing department at the China Academy ... Read more...

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Microbloggers fear services will be suspended in China

July 15th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): Chinese microbloggers are concerned about such services being suspended in the country after a series of glitches in the last two days disrupted their popular Twitter-like social-networking ... Read more...

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For two Indians, World Cup work is paid holiday

June 12th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The Mundhras are fond of travelling to watch sport anywhere. Be it the Olympics, the FIFA World Cup or the Cricket World Cup, Om Prakash and Premlata ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Consumers often plan for unplanned purchases

May 7th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): Shoppers often expect to buy a certain number of unplanned items, and most have a fairly accurate estimate as to how much they will spend on them, according ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bollywood rediscovers a potent tool - the press kit

March 13th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
By Arpana New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) A calendar, playing cards, a diary, a tabloid - what have all these got in common? They are all innovative Bollywood film press kits not ... Read more...

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Indian accused of raping Oz model insists it was consensual sex

January 22nd, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, January 22 (ANI): Paul Rajendran, who has been accused of raping a 22-year-old woman, has tried to defend himself by claiming that he had almost broken the modeling contract with her, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Money changes people’s ideas about what’s fair

December 10th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Want to reward your marketing department for achieving the sales target? Well, make sure you don't make cash part of the pay-off, suggests a new study.The study has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

No sponsors for Pak-NZ Test series leaves PCB in the lurch

November 25th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov.25 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) expectations of making huge money from the New Zealand Test series has been shattered, as it has failed to find a title sponsor for ... Read more...

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Pak cricketers ‘forget’ to wear sponsor’s logo due to PCB’s blunder

August 6th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug 6 (NAI): The dismal and pathetic performance of the Pakistan cricket team in the ongoing tour of Sri Lanka has confused the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and team management so ... Read more...

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US-based Indian author debuts with record advance

April 21st, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Sarita Mandanna, a US-based Indian author, has created ripples in the publishing world as her "Tiger Hills" has received the largest advance Penguin India house has so ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

2011 World Cup shift will cost PCB 10.5 million dollars

April 18th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr.18 (ANI): With the International Cricket Council (ICC) deciding to shift the 2011 cricket World Cup matches from Pakistan, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is set to suffer a whopping 10.5 ... Read more...

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PCB sacks Sohail for failure to arrange sponsors

April 3rd, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.3 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has sacked Aamir Sohail from the post of Director (Marketing) following his failure to arrange sponsors for the Pakistan-Australia UAE one-day international series.The PCB's ... Read more...

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Jaguar, Land Rover looking for India dealerships

December 8th, 2008 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 8 (IANS) Tata Motors, owner of Jaguar and Land Rover (JLR), is helping the luxury car brand set up its dealership network in India.Ravi Kant, Tata Motors managing director, told ... Read more...

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When Tesco’’s condom error nearly wreaked a relationship

July 22nd, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): A Brit woman has accused Tesco for almost ruining her four-year-old relationship with her boyfriend after her account mistakenly included condoms in her online shopping list.Lynn Newby, ... Read more...

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Lord’s get set for image and business branding makeover

May 15th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by admin
London, May 15 (ANI): The owner of the Marylebone Cricket Club, better known in cricket parlance as Lords will soon begin a campaign to become one of world sports biggest brands. Inspired ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Olympic torch replica to hit market

March 6th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, March 6 (Xinhua) The Beijing Olympic torch replica, made of the same steel as the 'Bird's Nest', will hit the market with a limited number on Saturday. The Beijing Organising Committee ... Read more...

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