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US eyes infrastructure spending in India, emerging economies

September 21st, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) With India and other emerging economies set to spends trillions of dollars to build infrastructure, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is hoping that they would ... Read more...

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Intelligence, not status, fast tracks upward mobility

March 30th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, March 30 (IANS) Intelligence fast tracks career prospects rather than one's status or background, a study reveals.Having the right connection only gets your foot in the door. But ... Read more...

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India, Africa to collaborate in social entreprenership, innovation

March 2nd, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) India Friday flagged social entrepreneurship and innovation as key areas for collaboration with Africa and called for exploring a research and development fund for promoting ... Read more...

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Raja’s arrest should be first step in cleaning the system (Comment)

February 5th, 2011 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli Andimuthu Raja's rise and fall underline the triumph and tragedy of Indian democracy. The ascent of this 47-year-old from an ordinary Dalit family in rural Tamil Nadu to be ... Read more...

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Indians, Chinese rate their bosses the best: Study

November 22nd, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 22 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Indians and Chinese managers are rated the best amongst their employees.The survey conducted by the Kenexa Research Institute, a unit of ... Read more...

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Hispanic and Asian buying power in US ‘will increase in next few years’

November 6th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 6 (ANI): A new study has indicated that despite the recession, Hispanic and Asian buying power is expected to surge in U.S. in the next few years."Despite the recession, the ... Read more...

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Women send more expressive text messages than men

February 11th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): When men and women talk through technology, it''s the ladies whore more expressive, thats the conclusion of a new study.Researchers at Indiana University have found that when ... Read more...

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CBSE ties up with Fortis, Apollo to produce paramedics

June 1st, 2008 - 3:00 pm ICT by admin
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), in collaboration with tertiary care hospitals like Fortis, Apollo and Wockhardt, is introducing a new course in ... Read more...

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Women halting males social ladder climb in Britain

January 12th, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Women are slowing the pace of mens growth on the social ladder in Britain, according to a new study.The study, conducted by Oxford University researchers, revealed that ascendant ... Read more...

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Emergency a serious setback for democracy in Pak, says Anne Patterson

November 14th, 2007 - 2:21 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Nov 14 (ANI): The proclamation of an emergency in Pakistan by President General Pervez Musharraf is a serious setback to democracy in that country, US Ambassador Anne W Patterson has said. ... Read more...

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