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Exide open to acquiring more firms in home inverter segment


July 17th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 17 (IANS) Exide Industries Ltd, India's largest lead acid storage battery manufacturer and stored energy solutions provider, which had recently diversified into the home inverter segment, is now ... Read more...

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Exide Q1 net profit slips 7 percent (Lead, superseding earlier story)


July 16th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) Leading storage battery producers Exide Industries Monday reported a 6.87 percent slide in its net profit for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. The company's net ... Read more...

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Exide Q1 net profit slips 7 percent


July 16th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) Leading storage battery producers Exide Industries Monday reported a 6.87 percent slide in its net profit for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. The company's net ... Read more...

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Global warming causing Himalayan glacier to diminish each year


June 9th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, June 9 (IANS) Global warming is diminishing the Chhota Shigri glacier in the Pir Panjal ranges of Himachal Pradesh at 0.67 metres a year, report French and Indian ... Read more...

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ISB signs MoU to provide executive education in Middle East


May 17th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 17 (IANS) The Indian School of Business (ISB) Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Bahwan CyberTek (BCT) Group of Oman, to provide executive education ... Read more...

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Sharma ousts Giner in ITF tennis


May 1st, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Kaza Vinayak Sharma of India caused an upset when he ousted second seeded Marc Giner from Spain 6-3, 7-6(3) in the first round of the MCC-SR ... Read more...

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Three Indians advance in ITF tennis


April 30th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 30 (IANS) India's Ashwin Vijayaraghavan, Saurabh Patil and Sidharth Rawat entered the second round in the MCC-SR Subramaniam ITF Men's Futures tennis tournament here Monday.Vijayaraghavan outclassed Portugal's Bruno ... Read more...

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Four Indians for Junior Australian Open


January 20th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Four Indians Ratnika Batra, Rituja Bhansale, Ramkumar Ramanathan and Arjun Khade will be participating in the Junior Australian Open Jan 15-28 in Melbourne.The sports ... Read more...

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Two Indian pairs get Wild Cards for Chennai Open


December 28th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 28 (IANS) Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and N. Sriram Balaji along with Ramkumar Ramanathan and Mohit Mayur have been given wild card entries into the doubles main draw of ... Read more...

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Dam issue: Will TN theatres shut Dec 15?


December 9th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 9 (IANS) Two different associations of theatre owners in Tamil Nadu have sent out mixed signals on whether or not cinemas will be shut Dec 15 on the ... Read more...

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Easy win for Murugesan in ITF Futures tennis


November 7th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 7 (IANS) Second seed Ranjeet Virali Murugesan dropped just one game en route to the second round of the TNTA-ITF men's Futures tennis tournament here Monday as he ... Read more...

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Being nude: Nothing unnatural about it (Feature)


October 23rd, 2011 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Kedar Ramanathan brightens up at the prospect of finding himself alone at home. He slips out of his clothes, brews himself some coffee and turns ... Read more...

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Gautam Kurup hopes ‘Thiruppangal’ to be turning point in his career


September 8th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 8 (IANS) Actor Gautam Kurup describes himself as the 'devil from the god's own country'. And now he says that he would make the Tamil moviegoers love to ... Read more...

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Exide to expand in two, four-wheeler batteries


July 21st, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 21 (IANS) Exide Industries Ltd said Thursday it will expand its capacity for two-wheeler and four-wheeler batteries this fiscal, pumping in Rs.370 crore."It will be funded entirely from ... Read more...

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Dancer Yamini Krishamurti honoured


March 15th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Noted Bharatnatyam and Kuchipudi dancer Yamini Krishnamurti was conferred the title of "Ustad-e-Maa" by eminent Sufi exponent Zila Khan to honour women arts and culture ... Read more...

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Kamal Nath calls for reforms in governance


March 7th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 7 (ANI): After receiving the report of the High Powered Expert Committee on Urban Infrastructure, Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath today said the reforms in governance is needed to ... Read more...

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Scientists one-step closer to designing methane-powered laptops


November 24th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): Researchers at Harvard are one step closer to achieving commercial viability of methane fuel cells, and they may, in fact, soon become the go-to technology for those on ... Read more...

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‘Kutty Srank’ felicitated by Kerala government


October 11th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Big Picture's multiple National Award winning Malayalam movie "Kutty Srank" has been honoured by the Kerala government.The films cast and crew including Mahesh Ramanathan from Big Pictures, ... Read more...

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Popular Twitter celebs ‘hold no influence’ online


September 25th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): If you thought Ashton Kutcher, Lady Gaga and Britney Spears were the most influential people on Twitter with an ever-increasing list of followers, then you are wrong, ... Read more...

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Paes felicitated for his 21 years in Davis Cup


September 19th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) He is Indian tennis' answer to Sachin Tendulkar, both in terms of longevity and commitment to the sport besides a consistent level of performance. The legendary Ramanathan ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Experts more influential than celebrities on Twitter


September 10th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington Sep 10 (IANS) Just because you have an army of followers on micro-blogging site Twitter doesn't mean you're among the most influential people in the Twitterverse, say experts. While celebrities gain huge ... Read more...

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Log on to www.pulseofthetweeters.com to know Twitter’s most influential people


September 10th, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 10 (ANI): If you thought Ashton Kutcher, Lady Gaga and Britney Spears were the most influential people on Twitter with an ever-increasing list of followers, then you are wrong, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Malay Indian educationist says racist remarks in schools nothing new


August 28th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug.28 (ANI): A former teacher and former president of the National Union of the Teaching Profession (NUTP), the country's largest teachers organisation, P. Ramanathan, has said racist remarks are nothing ... Read more...

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Chennai theater gets Spanish facelift


August 6th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0By A.O. Arun KannanChennai, Aug 6 (ANI): A cinema theater in Chennai has transformed its interiors into a Spanish royal opera house in order to ... Read more...

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Exide Industries plans Rs.400 crore capex for 2010-11


July 14th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 14 (IANS) To meet the growing demand for batteries from the car and motorcycle sectors, Exide Industries is planning to spend Rs.400 crore this fiscal (2010-11) to increase capacity in ... Read more...

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Malaysian temples to heighten security over terror threat


June 18th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 18 (IANS) Temples in Malaysia, including the ancient Sri Subramaniar Swamy Devasthanam in Batu Caves, will step up security following a threat to blow up places of worship reportedly ... Read more...

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Temple security at Malaysia’s Batu Caves to be intensified


June 18th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 18 (ANI): Security of the Sri Subramaniar Swamy Devasthanam at Malaysia's famous Batu Caves and at several temples in Penang will be beefed up following threats to blow up ... Read more...

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Home ministry to probe Chandigarh IT park land deals


May 12th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 12 (IANS) Controversial land deals worth billions of rupees at the Chandigarh Information Technology park have come under the scanner of the central ministry of home affairs. The ministry has sent ... Read more...

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Indian origin climate researcher, partner say Copenhagen Accord objectives an uphill task


May 4th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
San Diego US, May 4 (ANI): Two climate change researchers have warned that the goals spelt out in the Copenhagen Accord will be a "Herculean" task.Indian origin Veerabhadran Ramanathan and Yangyang Xu, ... Read more...

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Yuvan Shankar Raja’s ‘Bana Kaathadi’ Released


May 1st, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 01, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Followed by the grand success of "Jeyam Kondan', the producers of Sathya Jyothi Films are ready with their next project titled "Bana Kaathadi'. The film stands ... Read more...

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Exide setting up new plant at Ahmednagar


April 28th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) Exide Industries is setting up a new plant in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, to meet the increasing demand from the automotive sector, the battery maker said here Wednesday. "The company is ... Read more...

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Indian gets jail term for brokerage fraud in US


April 28th, 2010 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 28 (IANS) An Indian national has been sentenced to 81 months in prison for his alleged role in an international fraud scheme to "hack, pump and dump" online ... Read more...

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CM Karunanidhi and Kamal Haasan to release ‘Pen Singam’ music


April 27th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Kalainyar Karunanidhi's forthcoming film "Pen Singam' will have the audio launched on May 1. Padmashree Kamal Haasan has been invited to release ... Read more...

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Bodies of two agitation victims arrive in Patna


March 4th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, March 4 (IANS) The bodies of two Bihar students, who were found dead at Tamil Nadu's Annamalai University during a student agitation, arrived here Thursday and were received by their family ... Read more...

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Annamalai University tense, bodies being flown out


March 3rd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 3 (IANS) The situation is tense at Tamil Nadu's Annamalai University after the "accidental" deaths of four students from Bihar and Jharkhand. Even as their bodies are being flown out ... Read more...

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