month of march

Over 41 mn mobile users want to change operators


May 3rd, 2012 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Over 41 million mobile subscribers have submitted requests till the end of March to port their number to a different network through mobile number portability ... Read more...

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Interest rates to go down but not immediately, say top banks


April 17th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) move Tuesday to cut key rates for the first time in three years by a sharp 50 basis ... Read more...

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Inflation declines marginally, RBI rate cut seen (Roundup)


April 16th, 2012 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) India's inflation declined marginally to 6.89 percent in March as compared to 6.95 percent in the previous month, helped by softening in prices of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Gerrard calls for patience from Liverpool fans


April 7th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has asked frustrated fans to be patient as the team tries to turn around their wretched run of results, which has seen ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Air India improves market share with 80 percent seat capacity


April 5th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Air India Thursday said it has improved its market share, filling nearly 80 percent of all its flights last month because of a frequent flier ... Read more...

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Bajaj Auto’s March sales up nine percent


April 3rd, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Two and three wheeler manufacturer Bajaj Auto Tuesday reported an increase of nine percent in its monthly sales for March at 335,515 units - up ... Read more...

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Toyota Kirloskar logs 87 percent sales growth in March


April 2nd, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 1 (IANS) Indo-Japanese car venture Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd closed March with sales of 18,220 units, logging a growth of 87 percent over the comparable period the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Allot power, don’t be callous, Jayalalithaa tells PM


March 9th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 9 (IANS) Terming as callous New Delhi's "inaction" to the state's repeated requests for additional power, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday asked Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Today is International Women’s Day 2012


March 9th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The world is celebrating the contribution of women to the development of society. To this end, today (the 8th of March) has been marked as the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

A German award to commemorate Tagore’s 150 years


January 17th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) Well-known German pharmaceutical company Merck Tuesday announced an award in the name of Nobel laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore to honour those who have substantially contributed to ... Read more...

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Action against 113 in China’s tainted pork scandal


November 26th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 26 (IANS) As many as 113 people, including 77 government employees, have been penalised in a Chinese province over a chemical tainted pork scandal, Xinhua reported Saturday.The scandal ... Read more...

Posted in World |

2G scam will die its own death: Chandolia (Lead)


July 30th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The second generation (2G) spectrum allocation scam will die its own death like the mid-1980s Bofors gun deal scandal, jailed former communications minister Andimuthu Raja's ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

No bills after March 20, says Haryana government


May 25th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 25 (IANS) In view of a large number of requests made by various departments for diversion or re-appropriation of funds in the month of March, the Haryana Government ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bengal’s law and order not satisfactory: Poll panel official


April 1st, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 1 (IANS) Law and order situation in poll-bound West Bengal has improved but the Election Commission is not at all satisfied with it, a senior election official said ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Indian automobile sector’s March sales soar (Roundup)


April 1st, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, March 1 (IANS) The Indian automobile industry Friday reported good sales numbers for the month of March 2011, prompted by a growing economy, increasing disposable incomes and low ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Audi’s Q4 sales up 107 percent


April 1st, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) German luxury car manufacturer Audi's Indian subsidiary Friday said it sold 1,611 cars in January-March, a growth of 107 percent over 778 cars sold in the ... Read more...

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Hyundai’s March sales grow by one percent


April 1st, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor India Ltd Friday reported a marginal increase of one percent in its sales for the month of March, which stood at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tigers retreat with tails between their legs! (World Cup Diary)


March 19th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 19 (IANS) "Doura, Tiger ailo" (Run, the Tigers are coming), "Tiger khepse, Smith polaise" (Tiger is angry, so Smith has fled) - these two posters stood out from ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Devotees practice body piercing during Kerala festival


March 12th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
Pathanamthitta (Kerala), Mar. Devotees in Kerala's Pathanamthitta District offered prayers on Saturday by piercing their bodies with sharp hooks. They also rolled over bamboo thorns as part of tradition.At the Ezhamkulam Temple, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

IMF delegation extends Pak visit to finalise pending economic policy issues


March 9th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 9(ANI): The inconclusive talks between Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund have prompted the IMF delegation to extend its stay for another two to three days to finalise the pending ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Ban on exports of tea leaves to impact tea industry in Darjeeling


February 27th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Darjeeling/Siliguri, Feb 27 (ANI): The announcement of a ban on the exports of tea leaves by the regional Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) in West Bengal will hit the world famous tea industry ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Australian town changes name to warn speeding drivers


February 19th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 19 (IANS) A tiny town in Australia named Speed would change its name for one month to "Speedkills" as part of a road safety campaign to promote safe driving.Speed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Dating Game Killer’ Rodney Alcala Charged With New Murder Cases


January 28th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Serial killer Rodney Alcala, better known as the 'Dating Game Killer,' has been charged with the mysterious death of two other women in the 1970's. On ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lil Wayne’s First Tour Since Prison Stint To Kick Off In March


January 25th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some great piece of news for all the ardent Lil Wayne fans out there. The multi-platinum rapper would be back in action in the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Sven Koppler Admits Mailing Hundreds Of Tarantulas To U.S., Faces 20 Years In Prison


January 20th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) German national Sven Koppler who was accused of mailing hundreds of tarantulas in the United States, has pleaded guilty to the charges and is now facing ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rahul exhorts partymen to pull up socks


January 18th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 18 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi here Tuesday exhorted partymen to pull up their socks and come out on the streets with the aim to bring the party ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark’ Finally Sees The Light Of The Day


January 14th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
has been kept on hold.News are trickling in the production team of Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark had decided on last Thursday, that it will take some time before ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Larry King Returns to Television in New Sitcom Gig


January 13th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to 'TV Guide's' William Keck, Larry King has booked his first television gig since he left the 'CNN' show 'Larry King Live'. The television personality will be ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Migratory birds arrive in Harike Bird Sanctuary


January 9th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Harike (Punjab), Jan.9 (ANI): Migratory birds have arrived at the world famous Harike Bird wetland-cum-sanctuary, and are expected to remain till the month of March. They include geese and Siberian cranes.Spread over ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Laura Prepon Impresses With “Castle” Guest Appearance


January 4th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the fans of actress Laura Prepon were in for a treat last night as the noted actress guest-starred in the ABC show "Castle" to their ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fury over racy images of women posing with dogs for charity calendar


December 31st, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): A charity calendar has upset animal lovers and vets alike after it featured racy images of scantily-clad women in bizarre poses with dogs that they say suggested bestiality.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Robin Williams Debuts On Broadway With ‘Bengal Tiger At The Baghdad Zoo’


December 10th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
‘Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo’ was first played at the Center Theater Group in Los Angeles; the Center Theater Group also being the producers of the New York show. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Chinese Woman Worried About Missing Husband


October 8th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, Geng He, the wife of a Chinese dissident is reportedly worried about the safety of her missing husband. Attorney Gao Zhisheng, who was a candidate for this years Nobel ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Bruno Mars grabs top male artist position


September 24th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bruno Mars becomes the third male artist of this year as he embarks to take his first ever charting single, as the lead artist, on the Billboard ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Evile guitarist and Metal Hammer editor would partake in charity bungee jump


September 18th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In the month of March this year, Ol Drake of UK thrashers 'Evile' had declared that if his band wins a coveted Metal Hammer Golden Gods ... Read more...

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