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Coal allocation attack will be sharper than Bofors: BJP


August 31st, 2012 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Making it clear that it will not allow parliament to run unless its demand on the allocation of coal blocks are met, the Bharatiya ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ikea’s racism row over employment of security guards


June 13th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Croydon, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Swedish company Ikea is now involved in a racism row after it employed a number of security officers to prevent “gypsies” from entering its car ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Apple to drop Google Maps from upcoming mobile platform


May 12th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, May 12 (IANS) Apple will drop Google Maps from its upcoming mobile platform iOS 6 in favour of its own mapping system, it was reported Friday.The application design ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ericsson focuses on patent licensing


January 13th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Jan 13 (IANS) Swedish company Ericsson announced Thursday that it would strengthen focus on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) assets.The company is reorganising its licensing and patent development department to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Waste managers shove for elbow room in Kerala


October 5th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 5 (IANS) With Kerala turning into a dumping yard for waste, amid a visible absence of a proper disposal system, waste management companies are busy shoving for elbow ... Read more...

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Scalp cooling cap may help patients undergoing chemotherapy keep hair


February 25th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center will conduct a feasibility study to test the use of a scalp cooling device that breast cancer patients will wear while undergoing ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Air hybrid vehicles could halve fuel consumption in future


February 8th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): Researchers in Sweden are exploring air hybrid automobiles as possible alternatives to electric hybrid cars, claiming they could halve fuel consumption by using the energy generated from vehicle ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bofors payoff closure case deferred to Thursday (Intro Roundup)


January 4th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) India's premier probe agency Tuesday again sought withdrawal of the case against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi in the Bofors payoffs scam citing lack of evidence, a ... Read more...

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Court to resume Bofors payoff closure case Thursday (Roundup)


January 4th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) India's premier investigative agency again sought withdrawal of the case against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi in the Bofors payoffs scam citing lack of evidence, even after ... Read more...

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CBI wants Quattrocchi case withdrawn despite new twist (Lead)


January 4th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) The CBI Tuesday sought the withdrawal of the case against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi in the Bofors payoff scam, saying it didn't have enough evidence against him ... Read more...

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Space technology-inspired high-resolution X-ray camera to help dentists


October 12th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): A Swedish company has taken inspiration from an advanced technique used for miniaturising space hardware to make a visit to the dentist a little more comfortable.The tiny new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New Test Can Predict Whether Expectant Mothers Need C-Section


August 30th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new test comes as a ray of hope for all those pregnant mothers who have to duel with hours of labor pain but later end ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Now, a test to predict Caesarean need


August 29th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 29 (ANI): Researchers in Sweden has developed a new test which could stop women labouring for hours in the hope of a "normal" birth only to end up with a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, an automatic cow wash that boosts milk quality!


July 22nd, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): A Swedish company has come up with a machine that automatically washes a cow, and which it claims also boosts blood circulation to increase milk quality.The brush - ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Deep Green’ sea kites to soon revolutionise tidal power


May 10th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 10 (ANI): In the latest advance towards making renewable energy sources, a Swedish company has designed a sea kite named 'Deep Green'.With its 12-meter (39-foot) wingspan and 100-meter (328-foot) cable ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ericsson wins $1.3 billion contract to upgrade Airtel network


March 31st, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Swedish company Ericsson said Wednesday it has bagged a $1.3 billion contract to expand and upgrade Bharti Airtel's network in 15 of India's 22 telecom circles. "The ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

CBI seeks two weeks to examine options against Bofors pay-off case


September 8th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 8 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday sought two weeks' time before a Delhi court for exploring fresh options in the Bofors payoff case after the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Delhi Court to hear Bofors pay-off case today


September 8th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 8 (ANI): A Delhi court will hear the Bofors payoffs case against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi today. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) may reveal its course of action ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Kiwi sex shop sells 18 karat gold vibrator for $2,229!


August 14th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Aug 14 (ANI): An online sex shop in New Zealand has sold its first gold sex toy worth 2,229 dollars to a South Island woman.The 18 karat gold vibrator, called Yva ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Canadian media favours protectionism, wants Nortel sale cancelled


July 30th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, July 30 (IANS) Taking protectionism and nationalism to absurd levels, the Canadian media has now joined opposition parties to pressure the government to stop sale of Nortel assets to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Courts likely to approve Ericsson-Nortel deal Tuesday


July 27th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 27 (IANS) Courts in the US and Canada are likely to approve Tuesday the sale of global telecom firm Nortel's wireless business to Sweden's Ericsson last week. The Swedish telecom major ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Hearing on Bofors case extended till September 8


April 30th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): A Delhi Court on Thursday postponed the hearing of the Bofors pay off case till September 8 after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sought two months ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Musharraf accused of taking kickbacks in aircraft deal


April 23rd, 2009 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 23 (IANS) Former president Pervez Musharraf has been accused of accepting kickbacks in a $1.2 billion deal for six surveillance aircraft that eventually saw the Pakistani Air Force (PAF) ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Website Spotify offers eight million free songs online


March 24th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 24 (ANI): A new website, called Spotify, is all set to change the way we listen to music it will offer almost eight million songs, and that too without ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Gripen offers India technology for multi-role fighter jets


January 28th, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Heating up the race for the contract to supply 126 medium multi-role combat aircraft to the Indian Air Force, Gripen, a Swedish firm, has proposed to India ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Volkswagen shares up after Porsche takes majority stake


January 6th, 2009 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Stuttgart (Germany), Jan 6 (DPA) Volkswagen (VW) shares rose sharply Tuesday, a day after sports carmaker Porsche announced it had acquired a majority stake in its German rival.VW shares climbed to 287.09 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Digital camera resolution reaches a new high


July 17th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 17 (IANS) The Swedish company Hasselblad's announcement of the launch of Hasselblad H3DII-50, featuring a new Kodak 50-megapixel sensor, has pushed the available resolution in digital cameras to a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Volvo to invest $270 mn in Indian venture


May 26th, 2008 - 6:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Leading global automobile manufacturer Volvo and India's Eicher Motors Limited (EML) Monday said they will set up a new joint venture for commercial vehicles in India, with ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

ArcelorMittal wins EU approval for JV with Swedish firm


April 11th, 2008 - 1:09 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Brussels, April 10 (Xinhua) ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steel maker, won approval from the European Union (EU) Thursday to form a flat carbon steel joint venture (JV) with Swedish company BE Sverige. ... Read more...

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