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Putin supporters hold rallies all over Russia

February 19th, 2012 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Thousands of supporters of Russian Prime Minister and presidential candidate Vladimir Putin took part in demonstrations across the country supporting sustainable development of Russia.People went ... Read more...

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Infosys swaps global business heads

February 3rd, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 3 (IANS) Global software major Infosys swapped leadership positions in financial services and manufacturing business to enhance client servicing and broaden their experience, the IT bellwether said Friday.Global ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks: British businessmen overeducated, says Branson

December 21st, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) Virgin group owner Richard Branson, who left school at 15 and ran his own business when others his age were studying, believes that "British entrepreneurs are overeducated", ... Read more...

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1,100 businesses closed daily in Britain during recession

December 2nd, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) Over 1,100 businesses collapsed every working day in Britain in 2009 during the global economic recession, official figures show.Over 279,000 firms went down in 2009. This was the ... Read more...

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Wapcos to get ‘mini ratna’ status

December 1st, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The government-owned Water and Power Consultancy Services (Wapcos) will get "mini ratna" status next week on the back of its robust financial performance and forays into new ... Read more...

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Novell To Be Acquired By Attachmate For $2.2 Billion

November 23rd, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Novell Inc. has consented to be acquired by Attachmate Corp. for $2.2 billion, which has terminated a strategic appraisal of eight months that had been ... Read more...

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Attachmate Corp. buys Novell Inc. for $2.2 billion

November 23rd, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Attachment Corporation is all set to buy Novell Incorporation for $2.2 billion. It may be recalled that Novell was having a hard time recently and ... Read more...

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Eveready plans to expand product portfolio

July 30th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) Eveready Industries India Ltd is planning to expand its products portfolio to reduce dependency on batteries, a company official said here Friday. "We need to expand our portfolio to ... Read more...

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Youth protest for employment opportunities in Patna

June 10th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, June 10 (ANI): A large number of youngsters here on Thursday staged a protest to highlight the issue of rampant unemployment in the State.Organised by Inquilabi Naujawan Sabha (Revolutionary Youth ... Read more...

Posted in National |

State-run banks can enter insurance business

March 17th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) The government will not prevent public sector banks from entering new businesses like insurance and mutual funds, a senior finance ministry official said Wednesday. "There is no issue ... Read more...

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Hapur, a hub of flower, vegetable production

February 11th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By S.P. Singh Hapur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 11 (IANS) Exporting fresh flowers to Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and selling high-value vegetables to hotels and embassies in Delhi, this town in western ... Read more...

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Iowa Governor announces new company expansions

January 22nd, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by BNO News
DES MOINES, IOWA (BNO NEWS) – Iowa Governor Chet Culver on Thursday announced that advanced manufacturing and technology companies are planning expansions and will result in a large amount of jobs created.Planned ... Read more...

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IT industry concerned over unrest in Hyderabad

December 14th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 14 (IANS) With Andhra Pradesh witnessing violent protests over the issue of separate statehood to Telangana region, IT companies here Monday voiced their concern over the developments in the ... Read more...

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More BPO service providers will exit market: Gartner

September 30th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) More business process outsourcing (BPO) service providers in India will exit the market in coming years, as it is difficult for them to stay afloat in the ... Read more...

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Excerpts from Barack Obama’s prepared remarks in Warren, Michigan

July 15th, 2009 - 12:39 am ICT by admin
WARREN, Michigan (BNO NEWS) -- The following are excerpts from President Barack Obama's prepared remarks in Warren, Michigan as released by the White House on Tuesday...[T]he hard truth is that some of ... Read more...

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J8 meets G8, ask leaders to get tough on climate change defaulters

July 9th, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by ANI
L'AQUILA, July 9 (ANI): Fourteen young people from countries attending the G8 today called on their respective leaders to get tough with countries who don't meet climate change targets and teachers whose ... Read more...

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‘Poor awareness stalls fair trade practices in India’

May 8th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Poor awareness, mammoth size, diversity and insularity are challenges India must overcome to ensure fair trade practices in grassroots businesses, World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO) president Paul ... Read more...

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Excerpts of President Obama’s opening remarks at tonight’s national news conference

March 25th, 2009 - 7:24 am ICT by admin
Washington, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The following are prepared remarks for President Obama´s opening remarks during tonight´s national news conference at 8.01 p.m. EDT, his second since becoming president.[W]e’ve put in place ... Read more...

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Top tech predictions for 2009

December 31st, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): In its latest article, PC Magazine has outlined the top technology predictions for the year 2009.So, the top tech predictions for 2009 are:1. Windows 7 will bring ... Read more...

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Bahrain commissions study on small, medium sector

August 19th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 19 (IANS) Bahrain has commissioned leading American provider of credit information on businesses and corporations Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) to conduct a detailed study of the Gulf nation's small and ... Read more...

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Sending money home: top priority for NRIs(Commentary)

May 6th, 2008 - 12:07 pm ICT by admin
By Kul Bhushan Sending money home remains the top priority for most NRIs. After arriving - legally or illegally - in the host country, the first task is to start earning; and then ... Read more...

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Hitachi shifts Indian elevator and escalator marketing into full-scale operation

April 2nd, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by admin
Tokyo, Apr 2 (ANI/Business Wire India): Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that Hitachi Lift India Pvt. Ltd. ("Hitachi Lift India"), an elevator and escalator marketing and service company established in New Delhi ... Read more...

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Oxford University begins scoping study with Indian businesses

February 28th, 2008 - 6:28 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 28, (ANI/Business Wire India): The Oxford University Indian Business Centre (OUIBC) today commenced a scoping study with Indian companies to prepare for the development of its 'Executive Education Programmes' ... Read more...

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