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Tata to take ‘Himalayan’ water brand to new markets


August 31st, 2012 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) Tata Global Beverages, a part of the Tata Group, Friday said it is working on increasing the penetration of its 'Himalayan' water brand and aiming to ... Read more...

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Fellaini goal stuns Manchester United


August 21st, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Marouane Fellaini towered over Michael Carrick to nod home a corner kick to stun Manchester United and steer Everton to a 1-0 victory in their ... Read more...

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Digitalisation is the future: Prasar Bharati CEO


June 5th, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 5 (IANS) Terming digitalisation as the future in television viewing, Prasar Bharati CEO Jawhar Sircar Tuesday said it would also help content providers understand which programme is a ... Read more...

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Risat-1 satellite raised to its intended orbit


April 28th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 28 (IANS) India's own Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1), launched Thursday, has been placed in its final intended orbit, said the country's space agency said Saturday. space agency.In a ... Read more...

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Sony expects to earn 10 percent of global business from India


April 25th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 25 (IANS) Japanese electronic goods maker Sony is expecting to garner 10 percent of its total global business from India after five years."At the moment, five percent of ... Read more...

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Indian women lose to Australia in four-nation hockey meet


April 15th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, April 15 (IANS) Indian women went down 0-1 to Australia in the last round robin league match of the four-nation tournament at the Harbour Hockey Stadium here Sunday.India missed ... Read more...

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Georgia unveils infantry combat vehicle


February 26th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Tbilisi, Feb 26 (IANS) Georgia has unveiled a 14-tonne armoured infantry combat vehicle that is equipped with cannons and machine guns.Lazika, with an armour that could protect against 14.5-mm caliber ... Read more...

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Poor finishing a worry for India: Nobbs


February 23rd, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Indian hockey coach Michael Nobbs is concerned about poor finishing as the men's team scraped past Canada 3-2 in their fourth match of the 2012 ... Read more...

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Jon Hamm worked in porn industry


February 21st, 2012 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) Actor Jon Hamm says he took on several different jobs including adult movies as he struggled to land acting work.The 40-year-old, who is best known for ... Read more...

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Vodafone Group’s quarterly India revenue grows 6.3 percent


February 9th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Britain-based telecom firm Vodafone Group Thursday reported a 6.3 percent rise in its India revenue at 1.02 billion pounds ($1.62 billion) for the quarter ... Read more...

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Nokia seeks price correction in 3G services


January 17th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) The world's largest cellphone maker Nokia Tuesday asked for a quick price correction in 3G services in India to make it affordable to the lower-end consumers."Pricing ... Read more...

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EID Parry, New Holland to promote farm mechanisation


November 4th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 4 (IANS) Sugar major EID Parry (India) Ltd has tied up with tractor manufacturer New Holland Fiat (India) Ltd to distribute its harvestors and other equipment and promote ... Read more...

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Fibre optical scheme for panchayats approved


October 25th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The cabinet Tuesday cleared a scheme for creating a National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN) for providing broadband connectivity to panchayats that is likely to boost ... Read more...

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Need to maintain balance of nature: Sheila Dikshit


September 16th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) On the occasion of International Ozone Day Friday, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has urged people to maintain balance of nature to help fulfil society's ... Read more...

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4G will happen in India with rest of world: Airtel


August 30th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Telecom major Bharti Airtel Tuesday said that the fourth generation (4G) technology for mobile communications could be launched in India alongside other countries."Launch of 4G ... Read more...

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Godrej Consumers quarterly profit surges 94.25 percent


July 23rd, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 23 (IANS) Godrej Consumers Products Ltd (GCPL) Saturday reported 94.25 percent rise in consolidated net profit at Rs.239.29 crore for the quarter ended June 30 as against Rs.123.19 ... Read more...

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Kochi IT firm launches app for women’s security


June 30th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, June 30 (IANS) A Kochi-based tech firm Thursday launched 'Sentinel', billed as the first smartphone application for improving women's security. The free app will a user send e-mail and ... Read more...

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Increase incentives to mutual fund distributors: SEBI


June 22nd, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Expressing concern over the recent slowdown in mutual fund industry, market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Wednesday said distributors should be given incentives ... Read more...

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Evra asks Man U to play ruthless football to win Premier League


May 3rd, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has asked his teammates to be ruthless and play attacking football against Chelsea inorder to clinch a record-breaking 19th Premier League title.Defeat ... Read more...

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Tata Motors, SBI tie-up to finance dealers


April 19th, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 19 (IANS) Tata Motors, India's largest automobile company, has entered into an agreement with the State Bank of India (SBI) for providing financing facilities to the company ... Read more...

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South Indian Bank opens 30 new branches in a day


March 5th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Thrissur (Kerala), March 5 (IANS) South Indian Bank, headquartered in this district of Kerala, Saturday opened 30 new branches at various locations in the country taking its network strength to ... Read more...

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Batsmen will have to cover for bowling and fielding: Bedi (Interview, World Cup Countdown)


February 11th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Bishan Singh Bedi, the former India captain and one of the selectors who picked the World Cup winning squad in 1983, says India will ... Read more...

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16 killed by tigers in Uttar Pradesh in 10 months


January 13th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 13 (IANS) The increasing human-animal conflict due to shrinking habitat for wildlife has led to killing of 16 people by tigers over the past 10 months in Uttar Pradesh, wildlife ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

England’s supremacy can last for years, says Boycott


January 2nd, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2(ANI): Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott believes that the Andrew Strauss-led England team's supremacy in Test cricket can last for years.Boycott's comment comes after England took an unassailable 2-1 ... Read more...

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‘Over Rs.23,000 crore raised in private equity deals in 2010′


December 12th, 2010 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 11 (IANS) Private equity deals raised between Rs.23,000 crore to Rs.24,000 crore in India this year compared to Rs.14,000 crore in 2009 (calendar year), market analysts said here Saturday."This calendar ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Vettori urges Black Caps to ’stay positive’ despite India ODI series loss


December 6th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Vadodara, Dec 6(ANI): New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori is playing the 'stay positive' card after his side slumped 0-3 down in the five match one-day series against India.New Zealand lost the ... Read more...

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Vettori blames Kiwi bowlers’ profligacy for Jaipur ODI rout against India


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Dec 2(ANI): New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori reckons that his bowlers lacked penetration and discipline on a flat batting wicket for Wednesday's second ODI of the five match series against ... Read more...

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Mirah group acquires one-third stake in Mad over Donuts


November 24th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Indian restaurant chain Mirah group has acquired a 33.3 percent stake in Singapore-based donut chain Mad Over Donuts for an undisclosed amount.A unique donut concept, Mad over ... Read more...

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Kiwis need to show spine to get India in Nagpur Test: Richardson


November 21st, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Nov.21 (ANI): Former New Zealand opener Mark Richardson believes that the current Black Caps test team have shown top improvement and a ton of spine, and will have ... Read more...

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Everton Bow 2-1 To Arsenal


November 15th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Arsenal has strengthened their position in the league tables with a 2-1 win over Everton on Sunday. The clash was highly anticipated by the Arsenal fans ... Read more...

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Sexually abused ‘at higher risk of developing psychotic disorders’


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): Children who are sexually abused, especially if it involves penetration, are at higher risk for developing schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, according to an Australian study.Margaret C. Cutajar, ... Read more...

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Briton with sexsomnia walks free in sexual assault case


October 29th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 29 (IANS) In a landmark case, a Briton has been cleared of sexually assaulting a woman because he suffers from "sexsomnia", a media report said Friday.The rare medical condition caused ... Read more...

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Brit man cleared of attack on woman because he suffers from ’sexsomnia’


October 29th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): A Brit man has been cleared of sexually assaulting a woman because he suffers from a rare medical condition called 'sexsomnia'.The condition caused window fitter Darren Greenwood to ... Read more...

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Iglesias says music promo shoot with Scherzinger was like ‘tantric’ sex


October 28th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 28 (ANI): Spanish pop singer Enrique Iglesias has admitted that shooting the Heartbeat music promo with Nicole Scherzinger was like having 'tantric' sex.Considering the two are among the hottest ... Read more...

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Need to simplify insurance products: Official


September 28th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 28 (IANS) The insurance regulator Tuesday said companies should simplify the complex legal language used for insurance policies, which was proving a deterrent to growth of the industry. "If we make ... Read more...

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