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Zardari urged to review PCB chief Ashraf’s appointment

November 17th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 17 (IANS) Former fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz has urged President Asif Ali Zardari, the patron of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), to review the appointment of Zaka Ashraf ... Read more...

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Al-Awlaki’s death major blow to Al Qaeda: Obama

October 1st, 2011 - 4:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) US President Barack Obama Friday said the killing of radical cleric Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen is a major blow to the Al Qaeda in the ... Read more...

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Infosys’ Murthy favours PM, judiciary under Lokpal’s ambit

June 12th, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 11 (IANS) Infosys' outgoing chairman N.R. Narayana Murthy late Saturday favoured bringing the prime minister and the top judiciary under the purview of the proposed Lokpal (ombudsman) ... Read more...

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Murthy unhappy over US probe on B-1 visa issue

June 11th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 11 (IANS) Infosys' outgoing chairman and chief mentor N.R. Narayana Murthy Saturday expressed disappointment over a US court issuing a legal notice to the IT bellwether on its ... Read more...

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Kamath, the force behind ICICI’s rise (Profile)

May 1st, 2011 - 3:52 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) K.V. Kamath, the new chairman of India's second largest IT company Infosys, is a mechanical engineer-turned banker who is best known for turning ICICI into India's ... Read more...

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Raman Singh elected Chhattisgarh Olympic Association chief

July 23rd, 2010 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Raipur July 22 (IANS) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh was Thursday elected chairman of the state olympic association amid a boycott by a section of the office-bearers. The association office-bearers met here at ... Read more...

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Is the BCCI chief afraid of truth, asks Lalit Modi?

April 26th, 2010 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Indian Premier League commissioner and chairman Lalit Modi, who has been suspended by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), said in the wee hours ... Read more...

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Scott McNealy Declares His Retirement From Sun Microsystems

January 27th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar San Francisco, Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scott McNealy, who is one of the well-known figures of the Silicon Valley decided to bid farewell to his staffs, who has supported him ... Read more...

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Dying Nortel’s CEO steps down, board trimmed

August 11th, 2009 - 10:02 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 11 (IANS) The final curtain fell on dying Nortel Monday when its president and CEO Mike Zafirovski stepped down even as the company trimmed its board of directors from nine ... Read more...

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GAIL approves pipeline projects worth $1.6 bn

July 27th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) State-run gas transmission and marketing company GAIL India has approved pipeline projects worth more than Rs.8,000 crore (Rs.80 billion/$1.6 billion) to transport hydrocarbons, including an over-2,000 km ... Read more...

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D P Agrawal takes over as Chairman of UPSC

August 16th, 2008 - 10:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , August 16 (ANI): Prof. D.P. Agrawal took the oath of office and secrecy as Chairman, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) here today.The oath was administered by outgoing Chairman ... Read more...

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Inflation could go beyond 13 percent, GDP growth lowered to 7.7 percent

August 13th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , Aug 13 (ANI): The Prime Ministers Economic Advisory Council has lowered the GDP growth projection to 7.7 percent during 2008-09 as against 9 percent in last fiscal.EAC chairman ... Read more...

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Inflation may rise to 13 percent: Rangarajan

August 13th, 2008 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) India's annual inflation rate may rise to 13 percent, says C. Rangarajan, outgoing chairman of the Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council. Rangarajan was addressing the media here ... Read more...

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India and Pakistan hold talks on sidelines of SAARC

July 31st, 2008 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorColombo, July 31 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee met his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi on the sidelines of the SAARC summit to discuss the recent blasts in ... Read more...

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India’s markets watchdog gets new chief

February 18th, 2008 - 9:30 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) Chandrasekhar Bhaskar Bhave took over the reins as the new chief of markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Monday evening from outgoing chairman Meleveetil Damodaran. ... Read more...

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