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Hilton Worldwide’s green initiatives save $74 mn


October 24th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Green initiatives by hospitality major Hilton Worldwide's 10 hotel brands saved $74 million in 2010, the company said Monday."To date, Hilton Worldwide's efforts are equivalent ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Egypt, Arab revolutions are a youth-led movement’


February 22nd, 2011 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The former head of the American University in Cairo says the "important ingredient" of the popular uprising in Egypt and the region is youth who have ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Facebook plays critical role in Arab world’s social movements’


February 9th, 2011 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 8 (IANS/WAM) Networking sites like Facebook and Twitter will continue to play a critical role in organising social and civil movements in the Arab world, a new report ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Facebook couples ‘end up in bed quicker’


January 27th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 25 (ANI): Facebook, texting and other social networking tools make new couples to jump into bed faster, reveals a new US survey.According that third annual sex survey by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Social networking ‘leads to sex faster’


January 25th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 25 (ANI): Facebook, texting and other social networking tools make new couples to jump into bed faster, reveals a new US survey.According that third annual sex survey by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Email storm ‘leads to workplace stress’


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 02 (ANI): An IBM survey has found that the welter of emails arriving at workstations is a key contributor to workplace stress.The survey of 629 managers found 45 per cent ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Huawei launches economic android phones in India


July 29th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Telecom network solutions company Huawei Technologies Thursday launched four new handsets, including two android devices, U8300 and U8500, in the Indian market. Priced between Rs.7,000 and ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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...

Posted in World |

Indian foreign ministry on Twitter (Lead)


July 10th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Indian foreign ministry has also succumbed to the charms of the little bird. It has created a Twitter account and got several followers already. In probably ... Read more...

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Foreign ministry to adopt social marketing tools, soon


July 10th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Indian foreign ministry is shortly coming to a social networking tool near you. The public diplomacy division of the external affairs ministry will soon launch a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Online social networks can help in disasters too


February 10th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) Online social networking sites could solve many problems plaguing information dissemination and communications when disaster strikes, according to a US report In the wake of natural disasters ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Google takes on Facebook and Twitter with new Buzz


February 10th, 2010 - 6:26 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Feb 10 (DPA) Google Tuesday launched a set of social networking tools for Gmail users, hoping to coax them to share photos, links and status updates without the need ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Oz civil servants urged to tweet to bridge gap between govt and public


December 8th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 8 (ANI): Civil servants in Australia have been urged to turn to the Internet and make use of social networking tools such as Twitter and Facebook to bridge the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India to use Facebook, Twitter to curb road accidents (Second Lead)


September 28th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Social networking sites Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and even blogs will be made use of by the Indian government to spread the message of safe driving, transport ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

India to use Facebook, Twitter to reduce road accidents (Lead)


September 28th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Social networking sites Facebook, Twitter and YouTube will be made use of by the Indian government to spread the message of safe driving, transport officials said ... Read more...

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India to use Facebook, Twitter to reduce fatal accidents


September 28th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways and International Road Federation (IRF) are planning to use social networking websites including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to help ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Clinton to reach out to Indians through new media


July 18th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): The first visit to India by Hillary Clinton as U.S. Secretary of State will not only be covered by the traditional press,but also by the online ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hillary’s passage to India - via a mouse click


July 18th, 2009 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) You don't have to switch on the television or get a ticket to a high-security event to follow the visit of US Secretary of State Hillary ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Social networking sites can raise publicity legal issues


June 14th, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Social networking tools like Twitter might offer a platform for people to make new friends, but it can also raise a variety of legal issues concerning the right ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Twiddling one’s thumb to make and break news!


June 7th, 2009 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 7 (IANS) If a new, tech-savvy White House is using new social networking tools - Twitter, Facebook and text messages - to spread its message, it ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Canada takes to Facebook, Youtube to combat flu


May 2nd, 2009 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 2 (IANS) Seventeen new cases of human swine flu took the Canadian total to 51 Friday even as the government launched a Citizen Readiness Campaign to check the spread ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Actor Jackman condemns “Wolverine” leak as action starts


April 8th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
SYDNEY, April 8 - In a blaze of publicity, Australian actor Hugh Jackman zoomed in by helicopter and flying fox to an event to promote the latest X-Men movie, saying he ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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