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A clean, clutter-free BSF, courtesy intranet


June 19th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Piles of official files and unnecessary bundles of paperwork are a thing of the past for the paramilitary Border Security Force (BSF) which, courtesy a ... Read more...

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Definitely no thoughts of retirement: Anand


June 3rd, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 1 (IANS) India's chess legend Viswanathan Anand Sunday ruled out any possibility of retirement and said winning the fifth World title has given him the boost to carry ... Read more...

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Some important facets of India-Qatar ties (To go with ‘Qatari emir to visit India’)


March 4th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Here are some salient features of India-Qatar ties:- Indian professionals working there number over 500,000- Indians form the highest community, larger even than local population- ... Read more...

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Nokia, Tata and LG are most trusted brands in India


January 17th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Nokia, Tata and LG are amongst most trusted brands in India, said a survey Tuesday.The revelation was made by 'Brand Trust Report 2012' which ... Read more...

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Chidambaram launches BSF’s intranet project


January 5th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram Thursday inaugurated the Border Security Force's (BSF) Rs.229 crore intranet project, which facilitate its personnel to easily access their personal data ... Read more...

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Declare 2012 as year of ‘Proud to be Skilled Indian’ (Comment)


December 25th, 2011 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Never before in the history of any country has human capital development been such a key focus area as 2011 was for India, marking the beginning of exciting times. Determined ... Read more...

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NIIT acquires Spanish IT firm Proyecta


August 16th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Software firm NIIT Technologies Tuesday said it had acquired a Madrid-based IT services firm Proyecta Sistemas de Informacion S.A.In a regulatory filing, NIIT said the acquisition ... Read more...

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GM Viswanathan Anand pleased with children taking to chess


July 6th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 6 (IANS) World chess champion and NIIT MindChampion Viswanathan Anand Wednesday expressed happiness that young minds are taking to the game."It is heartening to note that young children ... Read more...

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Indians in Libya safe: Government (Lead)


February 20th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Amidst reports of protests being violently put down in Libya, India Sunday assured that all Indians in the country are safe and that it was closely following ... Read more...

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Indians in Libya safe: Nirupama Rao


February 20th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Amidst reports of protests being violently put down in Libya, India Sunday assured that all Indians are safe in that country."Indians in Libya safe. Embassy in touch ... Read more...

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Wipro’s Premji leads Padma awardees among industrialists


January 25th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Wipro chairman Azim Premji led the list of this year's awardees named for the government's civilian "Padma" honours, among the representatives of trade and industry here Tuesday.Premji, ... Read more...

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Indian products and services show in Nigeria this month


January 17th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Francis Kokutse Lagos, Jan 17 (IANS) With Indian outreach to Africa steadily growing, a major Indian products and services show is being mounted here later this month amid high hopes that ... Read more...

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NIIT to provide IT education in Afghanistan


September 9th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) Learning solutions company NIIT Thursday said it has signed an agreement with Aria Institute of Higher Education of Afghanistan to create a pool of IT professionals in ... Read more...

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Viswanathan Anand unveils mobile science lab


June 15th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): World chess champion Viswanathan Anand unveiled a mobile science lab, portable learning solution, that integrates science in classrooms in New Delhi on Tuesday .The Mobile Science Lab ... Read more...

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Africa is destination next for India Inc (Comment)


March 28th, 2010 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
By Sushma Ramachandran The move by India's top telecom player Bharti Airtel to acquire the African assets of Kuwait's Zain marks the biggest foray of a domestic company into the continent. The landmark ... Read more...

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Microsoft launches Windows 7 in India


October 22nd, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Software major Microsoft launched the latest version of the Windows operating system -- Windows 7 -- which the software major hopes will help reverse the losses incurred ... Read more...

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India’s NIIT bags awards in China


September 30th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) NIIT, a leading IT training company in India, has bagged five Chinese awards including the one for the Most Influential IT Training Brand in China for its ... Read more...

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Bharti Airtel trio to cheer for Force India


September 26th, 2009 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) A three-member Bharti Airtel team won the Royal Challenge F1 Race2win Challenge karting finals and now will be cheering for Force India in the Abu Dhabi Formula ... Read more...

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NIIT net dips 42 percent


July 29th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) IT training service provider NIIT Ltd Wednesday reported 42 percent dip in net profits to Rs.9.9 crore for the quarter ended June 30 as against Rs.17 crore ... Read more...

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NIIT Technologies profit dips 13.5 percent


July 29th, 2009 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) IT solutions provider NIIT Technologies Wednesday reported a 13.5 percent dip in its operating profit to Rs.39.4 crore for the quarter ended June 30 as against Rs.45.6 ... Read more...

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NIIT to provide infrastructure management training


May 29th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) IT training and talent development provider NIIT has partnered with industry stakeholders to provide certified training in infrastructure management services (IMS), the company said Friday. IMS broadly ... Read more...

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NIIT annual net profit up 44.1 percent


May 27th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) IT training and talent development company NIIT has reported a 44.1 percent increase in standalone net profit for 2008-09 despite a 17.8 percent fall in its fourth ... Read more...

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NIIT Technologies profit dips 52 percent


January 14th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) IT solutions provider NIIT Technologies Wednesday said its net profit dipped 52 percent to Rs.16.8 crore (Rs.168 million/$3.36 million) for the third quarter ending Dec 31 from ... Read more...

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Intel invests $23 mn in three Indian companies


January 14th, 2009 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Computer chipmaker Intel Corp's global investment arm Intel Capital has invested $23 million in three Indian companies, the firm said Wednesday.The investment is part of the $250-million ... Read more...

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Anand completes Bonn supremacy on Kramnik, retains world title


October 30th, 2008 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Bonn, Oct 29 (IANS) The sword of Damocles that hung over Vladimir Kramnik's head finally fell as Viswanathan Anand grabbed a draw in the 11th game even as the Russian challenger tried ... Read more...

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NIIT Technologies, British Airways ink three-year deal


September 26th, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Leading Indian global software major NIIT Technologies Ltd said Friday that it has signed a "multi-million pound" three-year deal with Britain's premier airline British Airways."The deal enables ... Read more...

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Community learning centre to generate employment for slum youth


August 30th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) A Community Learning Centre (CLC) has been set up in Tughlaqabad area of south Delhi to generate employment opportunities for youths in slums areas of Delhi. ... Read more...

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Prahlad, Nilekani on PM’s skill development council


July 3rd, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Management guru C.K. Prahlad and IT honcho Nandan Nilekani have been included in the Prime Minister's National Council on Skill Development that was constituted Thursday to serve ... Read more...

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CII inks pact for IT training in Africa


April 3rd, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has signed a pact with software education and development major NIIT to develop and foster talent in Africa in the area ... Read more...

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NIIT to partner Ramco Systems


March 7th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) National Institute of Information Technology Ltd (NIIT) said Friday that it has signed a strategic partnership with Chennai-based software service provider Ramco Systems. Announcing this in a statement ... Read more...

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US slowdown offers opportunity to Indian IT industry


March 3rd, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 3 (IANS) The economic slowdown in the US offers both a challenge and an opportunity to the Indian IT industry though a weakening dollar is already hurting their ... Read more...

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Microsoft, NIIT in partnership for developing IT talent pool globally


February 20th, 2008 - 5:21 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.20 (ANI): Microsoft Corporation and NIIT, have agreed to deepen their ongoing alliance to make available a large pool of Microsoft Certified professionals for global talent requirement. As per the agreement, ... Read more...

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Indian firm to train engineers for Chinese IT city


February 19th, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) China's upcoming IT city of Wuxi has signed an agreement with India's National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT) for training and creating a pool of software engineers. A NIIT ... Read more...

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Cisco launches talent-development strategy for India


February 4th, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI/Business Wire India): Furthering its goals to enhance the development of information technology (IT) talent in India, Cisco today announced a series of country-specific initiatives aimed at expanding ... Read more...

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NIIT forges global alliance with Adobe Systems Inc.


November 14th, 2007 - 2:57 am ICT by admin
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