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IT investment region to come up around Hyderabad


September 8th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 8 (IANS) This information technology hub is expected to witness rapid growth in the IT sector with the setting up of investment region around the city.The central government ... Read more...

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Smart solar inverter launched in Kerala


August 25th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 25 (IANS) Ronds Innotech Saturday launched a home inverter here that runs on solar power and if attached to home appliances like fans and televisions can considerably reduce ... Read more...

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Family Doctor to open 300 clinics for primary healthcare


May 30th, 2012 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 30 (IANS) Holistic primary healthcare at affordable cost will be provided through a chain of clinics in select cities across the country, to be set up by the ... Read more...

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Few people on road, trains affected in Bengal


February 28th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 28 (IANS) Streets wore a near empty look and train services were disrupted as protestors put up blockades at various railway stations Tuesday in West Bengal where normal ... Read more...

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Tokyo varsity beckons Indians to study in Japan


February 27th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 27 (IANS) The University of Tokyo has opened its first-of-its-kind office in technology hub Bangalore to facilitate and encourage Indians to study in Japan."The office in India has ... Read more...

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Mini-laptop market to shrink by 40 mn in 2012


December 8th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Taipei, Dec 8 (IANS) Tablet computers will eat into the miniature laptop market by 40 million units in 2012, the head of a Taiwanese research institute has said.Tablets and Ultrabooks ... Read more...

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‘High-tech’ London creates 1,300 new jobs


November 15th, 2011 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) The British capital is fast emerging as Europe's leading digital city and a new technology hub dubbed "Tech City" has led to the creation of 1,300 ... Read more...

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Bangkok Airways connects Bangalore and Thailand


October 4th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 4 (IANS) Asia's boutique airline Bangkok Airways has connected the Thai capital of Bangkok with India's Information Technology hub Bangalore. It is targeting business and leisure travellers from South India ... Read more...

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Brand Hyderabad takes a beating due to Telangana turmoil


October 2nd, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 2 (IANS) Brand Hyderabad has taken a beating with the ongoing turmoil for separate statehood to Telangana continuing to impact the information technology (IT) sector and new ... Read more...

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Telangana groups to lay siege to Hyderabad in October


September 28th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 28 (IANS) Telangana groups fighting for separate statehood to the region plan to lay siege to Hyderabad in the second week of October, a top leader of ... Read more...

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Telangana activists begin cooking on Hyderabad roads


June 19th, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 19 (IANS) Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) Sunday began with its vanta vaarpu or cook-and-eat agitation on Hyderabad roads to draw the attention of the central government ... Read more...

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Bosch to set up research facility at IISc


June 2nd, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 2 (IANS) Global supplier of technology and services Bosch group Thursday announced that it would set up a research facility at the premier Indian Institute of Science (IISc) ... Read more...

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Shane Warne a genius to have predicted tie: Strauss


February 28th, 2011 - 3:26 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Feb 28 (IANS) England captain Andrew Strauss, who won the man of the match award for his brilliant 158 in Sunday's World Cup match against India, said Australian legendary ... Read more...

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Colombia seeks Indian investment in IT


February 3rd, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Colombia, one of the largest economies of South America, is offering a host of incentives to attract Indian software firms in a bid to make itself a ... Read more...

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Haryana to set up new industrial estates


December 14th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 14 (IANS) To cash in on the growing interest of foreign companies and Indian industrial houses wanting to invest in the state, the Haryana government will set up three new ... Read more...

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Commerce ministry to organise India Show in Turkey


November 10th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The commerce ministry will organise a four-day export fair in Istanbul in February next year with over 150 Indian companies likely to showcase their advanced engineering products ... Read more...

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HCL tech hub near Gurgaon opens Friday


November 8th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 8 (IANS) A new HCL technology hub will start functioning in Manesar near Gurgaon in Haryana from Friday (Nov 12), a state government official said here Monday.An official spokesman of ... Read more...

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Myanmar’s ruler visits IT hub in Hyderabad


July 28th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 28 (IANS) The head of Myanmar's military regime Senior General Than Shwe Wednesday visited Hitec City, the Information Technology hub, here. Accompanied by his wife Daw Kyaing Kyaing, along with an ... Read more...

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Farm credit flow exceeds target in 2010: Pranab Mukherjee


July 6th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, July 6 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday exhorted the Governments and bankers to work in closer coordination to tap the growth potential of the region by promoting and ... Read more...

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Life hit in West Bengal as shutdown begins


July 5th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 5 (IANS) Normal life was disrupted in West Bengal Monday as road and rail services were affected and government offices were closed following a 12-hour shutdown called by non-Congress parties ... Read more...

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Report: South Korean PM Chung expected to resign


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by BNO News
SEOUL (BNO NEWS) -- South Korean Prime Minister Chung Un-Chan is expected to offer his resignation to President Lee Myung-bak this weekend, according to a news report on Friday evening.The Yonhap news ... Read more...

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Hyderabad to open police station against cyber crimes


June 3rd, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 3 (IANS) A police station to exclusively deal with cyber crimes will be opened in this technology hub, Hyderabad Police Commissioner A.K. Khan said Thursday. Khan said police were concerned over ... Read more...

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AirAsia launches flight to Bangalore


May 21st, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, May 21 (IANS) Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia launched its inaugural flight to India's Bangalore city, carrying 15 children with congenital heart disease who need open heart surgery. The children will undergo ... Read more...

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Karnataka offers sops for tourism projects


May 13th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 13 (IANS) The Karnataka government Thursday announced a slew of tax reliefs and concessions in a bid to attract investors from the hospitality sector for setting up hotels or holiday ... Read more...

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Dubai to host technology investing forum


April 14th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 14 (IANS/WAM) Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO) would host the seventh edition of the Investing in Technology Forum (IITF), an official said Wednesday. The forum will be held under the theme "Establishing ... Read more...

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Government calls meeting on Telangana, eight parties invited


December 30th, 2009 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) The central government has called a meeting Jan 5 of leaders of eight recognised political parties of Andhra Pradesh to discuss the Telangana issue and look ... Read more...

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Shutdown paralyses Telangana


December 30th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 30 (IANS) Normal life came to a grinding halt in Hyderabad and nine other districts of Telangana Wednesday as the day-long shutdown called by all-party Joint Action Committee (JAC), ... Read more...

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Home Secretary’s statement on Hyderabad evokes protest


December 11th, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 11 (IANS) Ministers and legislators from Andhra and Rayalaseema regions Friday reacted strongly to union Home Secretary G.K. Pillai's statement that the process of formation of Telangana state ... Read more...

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Will Hyderabad get union territory status?


December 10th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 10 (IANS) As the central government initiates the process to form Telangana state, all eyes are on this technology hub with demands coming from some quarters to make ... Read more...

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Factfile on Telangana


December 10th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 10 (IANS) Some facts about Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region, which is all set to get the status of a separate state: * Telangana, meaning 'land of Telugus', was part of the ... Read more...

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Bangalore hosting major international meeting after 23 years


October 27th, 2009 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 26 (IANS) India's IT hub of Bangalore is hosting a major international meet - the trilateral meeting between Russia, India and China (RIC) on Tuesday - after 23 years. ... Read more...

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India-China ties to dominate foreign ministers’ meet


October 26th, 2009 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 26 (IANS) India's up and down ties with China are likely to dominate the ninth trilateral meeting of the two Asian giants and Russia in this technology hub Tuesday. Prime ... Read more...

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For second day, Andhra Pradesh shuts down to mourn YSR


September 4th, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 4 (IANS) Normal life across Andhra Pradesh came to a crippling halt Friday as the state mourned the death of Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy who died in a helicopter ... Read more...

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Facing biggest slump since 2002, Silicon Valley firms eye India


April 15th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 15 (IANS) With major companies in the Silicon Valley suffering the biggest slump since the dot-com bust, some firms are eyeing India and China to recover from the ... Read more...

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Silicon Valley firms facing biggest slump since 2002: Report


April 14th, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, April 14 (Xinhua) Major companies in the Silicon Valley are suffering the biggest slump since the dot-com bust, further proving that the leading technology hub is not immune from the ... Read more...

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