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Top 20 cash-rich American companies (To go with: US wallows in debt but its firms hoard $2 trillion in cash)


August 8th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) Here is the Standard and Poor's list of top 20 US companies sitting on $1.4 trillion in cash, even as the debt-ridden world's largest economy had ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Schlumberger, ONGC to look for shale gas in Bengal, northeast


June 21st, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 21 (IANS) Schlumberger, the world's leading supplier of technology to oil and gas firms, and state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) are jointly looking at opportunities ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE’s Masdar named city of the future


January 10th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 9 (IANS/WAM) Masdar, a planned city currently being built outside Abu Dhabi, has been termed the "city of the future" by one of Germany's largest television news networks. Designed ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Magnetic bras could spell end for tricky hooks


December 17th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 17 (ANI): The battle to fasten and unfasten lingerie using those tricky bra hooks seems to have come to an end - thanks to magnets.A British department store has ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Indian-origin man uses Da Vinci Code to fleece Grammy winner (Lead)


November 10th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 10 (IANS) The secret cult Opus Dei in Dan Brown's epic novel "The Da Vinci Code" was invoked by an Indian-origin computer repairman in the US to defraud a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Punjabi man perpetuates $20-million fraud on Grammy winner


November 10th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 10 (IANS) A Punjabi computer repairman put the secret cult Opus Dei in Dan Brown's epic novel 'The Da Vinci Code' to great use to fleece a Latin Grammy-winning ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Schlumberger Technologies to expand operations and create jobs in Pennsylvania


May 11th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by BNO News
HARRISBURG, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) – Schlumberger Technologies Corp. will expand its operations in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania and will create more than 50 jobs, Governor Edward Rendell announced on Tuesday.Schlumberger, a leading oilfield ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New handheld camera uses microwave signals to bring “invisible” into view


October 24th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 24 (ANI): A group of researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology in the US has developed a handheld camera that uses microwave signals to non-destructively peek inside materials ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

GSPC, Schlumberger in strategic technical alliance


January 14th, 2009 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC) and global oilfield and information service provider Schlumberger Tuesday announced a long-term strategic alliance.A memorandum of understanding (MoU) to this effect was signed ... Read more...

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China quake was rare and unexpected


July 1st, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): A new analysis of the setting for the May 12 earthquake in China has indicated that the quake was rare and unexpected in the country.The analysis, done ... Read more...

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