year 2013

Air India’s new MRO coming up in Nagpur

September 4th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Air India's maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in Nagpur will be completed by the year-end and will become operational by the second quarter of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Backstreet Boys plan cruise concert

September 1st, 2012 - 4:12 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 1 (IANS) Popular pop band Backstreet Boys is planning on their first concert cruise to mark their 20 years of togetherness.Singer Kevin Richardson quit the boyband ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Madhoo to turn director by next year

July 6th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 6 (IANS) Actress Madhoo, who has done some memorable roles in "Roja", "Diljale" and "Phool Aur Kaante", among others, is now set to turn to direction."Yes, I do ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

India defers implementing GAAR for a year

May 7th, 2012 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Relenting under pressure from the business community, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday proposed to defer the implementation of the controversial General Anti-Avoidance Rule (GAAR) ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Now, National Film Awards to be held May 3 every year

May 3rd, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The prestigious National Film Awards ceremony will be held May 3 every year now onwards to commemorate the release date of the first Indian ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

CA, Mahindra set up joint research centre

April 24th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 24 (IANS) Mahindra Satyam and Tech Mahindra have inked an agreement with CA Technologies, a global IT management and security software and solutions company, to set up a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Fortis announces two new hospitals in Hyderabad, Agra

November 17th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Fortis Healthcare (India) Thursday announced the launch of two hospitals in Hyderabad and Agra, thus increasing its India network to 68 hospitals.The hospital in Hyderabad with ... Read more...

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UAE anti-plastic bags campaign a hit with private sector

May 6th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 5 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates' move to keep the country free from plastic bags has won tremendous appreciation and support from the private sector.The drive - ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Spanish artists to be focus of US art fair

March 28th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Miami, March 28 (IANS/EFE) The contribution of Spanish artists to the culture of the US will be the central element of the 2013 ArteAmerica fair, which will coincide with the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Social Security Payments Going Paperless, Says US Treasury

December 22nd, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a latest move the US government has decided to go paperless as far as social security is concerned. The residents of USA who would now ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Leonardo DiCaprio To Make Flick On President John F. Kennedy’s Assassination

November 23rd, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is some great piece of news for all those die-hard Leonardo DiCaprio fans out there. If recent reports are anything to go by then the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Electric Car From BMW Coming Soon?

November 7th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary German car maker BMW has also got bitten by the electric car bug as it seems from its latest moves. The company which is known ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Never received any benefit from NRO, faced courts instead: Rehman

September 27th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 27(ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has claimed that he has never received any benefit from the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO).Malik said that he had even faced all the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India hopes to launch ‘Chandrayaan-2′ by 2013

June 30th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, June 30 (ANI): The Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) K Radhakrishnan has said India is preparing to launch its second moon mission 'Chandrayaan-2' by 2013."The Chandrayaan-2 we ... Read more...

Posted in National |

France to raise retirement age to cut deficit

June 16th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 16 (DPA) The French government has drawn up a pension reform plan that will raise the age of retirement from 60 to 62 by the year 2018. In the plan made ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ashok Leyland Nissan to roll out LCVs in mid-2011

June 1st, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 1 (IANS) The Hinduja Group's Ashok Leyland and Japanese Nissan Motor Company Tuesday said their joint venture will roll out light commercial vehicles (LCVs) in mid-2011. The joint venture company, Ashok ... Read more...

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Smallville Season 9 Ends On A High Note

May 15th, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Los Angeles, May 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Smallville" concluded its season 9 yesterday and is all set to begin the next season with a bang. The last episode of season 9 ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Prince William, Kate Middleton may get married in 2011

March 28th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): If sources are to be believed, then 2011 could be the year for Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding.The couple is under intense pressure within royal circles ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Recommendations of Finance Commission largely accepted: Mukherjee

February 25th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The government has largely accepted the suggestions made by the 13th Finance Commission that has recommended a 32-percent share of the federal taxes for states, as ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Campaigns to goad voters to start afresh in Bangalore

May 17th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 17 (IANS) So what if Bangalore's voters showed least enthusiasm to vote in the Lok Sabha polls, despite the city seeing a large number of campaigns goading people to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Deposed Pak Chief Justice wont quit

April 13th, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Apr 13 (ANI): Deposed Chief Justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry dispelled speculations about his willingness to say goodbye as the top adjudicator under a government formula after being restored by Parliament ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Arctic would be ice-free by 2013

December 15th, 2007 - 7:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec.15 (ANI): Researchers have predicted a grim prognosis for the Arctics so-called perennial sea ice, given the expanding rate at which global warming is taking place. Wieslaw Maslowski of the Naval Postgraduate ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |