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NEW DELHI: Intel India, the wholly owned subsidiary of Intel Corp. of the U.S., has been awarded a special citation by the US secretary of state...more>>
Tuesday, 16 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India and Iran Monday signed an agreement to promote cooperation in the farm sector as New Delhi requested Tehran to lift a ban on the...more>>
Tuesday, 16 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's Petroleum Minister Ram Naik Monday launched a "save gas" campaign as the country prepared to receive the first shipment of...more>>
Tuesday, 16 December 2003, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: India's biggest milk producing cooperative Amul is negotiating with global supermarket chain Walmart to sell its range of dairy products....more>>
Tuesday, 16 December 2003, 20:30 IST
JOHANNESBURG: London-based steel magnate Lakshmi N. Mittal is facing the ire of a trade union here that is upset about 2,000 proposed retrenchments...more>>
Tuesday, 16 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: Kumar Bhattacharyya is one Britain-based technocract who believes a low profile is necessary for success - even after being knighted....more>>
Tuesday, 16 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: I-flex Solutions, one of India's leading mid-size software makers, Tuesday said the company board had approved the acquisition of a...more>>
Tuesday, 16 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Faculty members of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) here have sought a probe into the institute renewing a land-use contract...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Unchecked software piracy in India may emerge as a major deterrent to the growth of the country's booming technology industry in the...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: India must focus on developing state-of-the-art packaging technologies to boost exports and the domestic food processing industry, said...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: British Telecom (BT) chairman Christopher Bland has made a personal plea to the Indian government over a dispute with VSNL. Reports say...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Despite all the talk of its benefits, indoor wireless local area network, also known as Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi), is likely to face...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A train was flagged off Monday by Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee that seeks to instil a sense of pride among Indians on the...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Jaswant Singh said Friday the Indian government proposed to unveil a series of measures to free stock markets from any...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's booming car market posted a 41.4 percent sales growth last month over the same period in the previous year as buyers rushed to...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India is witnessing a major increase in iron exports to China, with off-take rising 26.42 percent from 12.64 million tonnes during...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's pharmaceutical major Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited has signed an agreement to buy France-based RPG Aventis SA along with its...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Cars and two-wheelers made in India are increasingly being seen abroad with exports showing impressive gains. India exported cars...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian manufacturing sector is upbeat on growth prospects, with the July-September quarter recording a continuation of the bullish trend...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's flag carrier Air-India (A-I) has increased its revenues in the past few years and earned a net profit of Rs 1.3 billion this...more>>
Monday, 15 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The IT sector employs 6.5 lakh workers and professionals and makes a contribution of 2.4% to GDP and 20.4% to its exports, Rajya Sabha...more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: An estimated 100,000 employees of state-owned oil companies in India are planning to strike work next Tuesday to protest the...more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELIH: India has set 2010 as the target year to bring about use of hydrogen as an energy source to reduce dependence on imported crude oil....more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: The fine print of the pre-budget report presented by Chancellor Gordon Brown reveals that new proposals are likely to push more British...more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
SAN FRANCISCO: Google, the No. 1 search engine in the United States, on Thursday said it plans to open its first offshore research and development...more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has hailed the opening of an India-funded IT centre named after him in the Ghanaian capital as a "vivid...more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Collaborative product development market is emerging as a major opportunity for India's money spinning outsourcing companies, says the...more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
KOLKATA: The US-based XMLstar has opened an Indian subsidiary that will target the Asia-Pacific market with its proprietary products and set up a...more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: Graduates coming out of universities in Chennai are more suitable for software manufacturing work than those coming out of British...more>>
Friday, 12 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Demand for bank loans is picking up in India as Asia's third-largest economy shifts into higher gear, leading bankers said on Thursday....more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
KOLKATA: Indore-based pharma company Parenteral Drugs (India) Ltd has decided to set up two new units at a cost of about Rs 50 crore while...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas arm of state-run Oil and Natural Gas Corp, is in talks with two Middle-East Asian companies to acquire...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
UK & BANGLORE: Symon Communications, Ltd., a global provider of contact centre and enterprise performance and productivity tools, announced a...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: Ovum, the analyst and consulting company, announced today that it has appointed Indian firm Intermark Corp to market and sell its services...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: Atlanta headquartered Surgical Information Systems (SIS), a technology solutions provider for hospitals is expanding its India...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The recent merger announcement of mid-sized CRM companies, Pivotal and Talisma has been called off following the decision by Oak...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: For storage behemoth EMC (2002 revenues at $5.4 billion), coming to India with a software focus was a late decision, but the company is...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India, Incís hopes of cashing in on rebuilding war-ravaged Iraq have been dashed. Indian companies will not be able to bid for contracts...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India is the only country across economies that has experienced acceleration in growth rates of per capita income over the past decade...more>>
Thursday, 11 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Seeking opening up of markets by India as a response to outsourcing, US on Tuesday said trade must be a two-way street and Indians must...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: As part of its expansion strategy, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has incorporated a new subsidiary in Singapore for the Asia-Pacific...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: The controversial merger between Digital GlobalSoft and HPís software division earlier this year has resulted in the latter having to pay...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Indian biotechnology sector is poised for an exponential growth and would garner a global market share of 10 per cent in the next five...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Mastek Ltd has been awarded a 10-year contract by Syntegra, BT's system integration arm, for an initial sum of £27 million as part of the...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: In line with its earlier projection, Indian software exports are on track to grow at 26-28 per cent during the current fiscal, Nasscom...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: The Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) on Tuesday revised upwards its industrial forecast for 2003-04 by one per cent to 5.5 per...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
COIMBATORE: With the global textile trade focusing its attention on India and China in the post-quota regime, Singapore is looking at India to set...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Hit by a rise in expenses arising out of payment of arrears, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) on Tuesday reported a 76 per cent dip in...more>>
Wednesday, 10 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Delivering the keynote address at the first Asia Tech Summit, Nasscom president, Kiran Karnik said that globalization is a positive...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: More medical transcription work is expected to be outsourced to India, with the British health authorities giving a £620 million...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Accusing some countries of putting roadblocks in the way of export of services of the IT industry, the Indian government said Tuesday it...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's public sector Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), the largest telephone services provider, Tuesday announced a reduction of as...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: India's key share market index rose to nearly four year closing high Tuesday, reversing its losing streak in the last two sessions, on...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The makers of India's first compact electric car Reva have entered into a marketing tie-up with Going Green Plc to export 500 cars to...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The plan to sell crossholding shares of state-owned oil and gas majors will help raise funds for paying off loans, Petroleum Minister...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Terming trade a two-way street, an American official Tuesday urged India to remove investment barriers for overseas companies in...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee opened through video-conferencing the India-Ghana Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence for Communications...more>>
Tuesday, 09 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: To cater to the growing demand of its products in the country, Polycom, provider of video, voice, data and web conferencing, has opened its...more>>
Monday, 08 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Led by a 31 percent growth in the Middle East, India's consumer electronics exports are estimated to have crossed Rs.7.5 billion ($155...more>>
Monday, 08 December 2003, 20:30 IST
JOHANNESBURG: South African banking institutions are increasingly putting their faith in the skills and reliability of Indian information...more>>
Monday, 08 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A two-day technology summit that begins here Tuesday will focus on the development of "information economies" in Asia and explore ways...more>>
Monday, 08 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: An Indian business process outsourcing (BPO) firm has been identified by Fortune business magazine as one of the six most impressive...more>>
Monday, 08 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India will invest $750 million in two oil projects in Sudan, Petroleum Minister Ram Naik announced Monday. These are a 750-km...more>>
Monday, 08 December 2003, 20:30 IST
CHANDIGARH: The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Monday said stamp duty rates prevailing in the northern region were a deterrent to the...more>>
Monday, 08 December 2003, 20:30 IST
CHANDIGARH: Ethiopia is keen on attracting investment from India in agriculture and allied sectors like horticulture, manufacturing, mining,...more>>
Monday, 08 December 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: Intel is looking to implement 1,000 Wi-Fi hot spots in India by mid-2004 for various customers and has kicked off a wireless...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Satyam Computer Services Ltd created a record of sorts on Friday when it bagged a multi-year multi-million dollar landmark development and...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: At a time when ERP solutions providers are aggressively focusing on the Indian market, Eastern Software Services (ESS), the domestic ERP...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Silicon Valley start-up Euclid Inc., has roped in Patty Azzarello as the company's president and chief executive officer. She had...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Storage Area Networks (SANs) infrastructure provider, Brocade Communications Systems Inc. is planning to set up Centers of Excellence...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian telecom industry veteran, Vijay Gupta breathed his last on 28 November Friday, while being rushed to a hospital in Bangkok,...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
DUBAI: In a bid to provide a competitive package for destinations to India, Cyprus Airways is looking at tie-ups with private Indian airlines like...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has bagged most of the 21 oil and gas exploration blocks awarded by India under the...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Motor Industries Company Ltd (MICO), the Indian subsidiary of the 35 billion euro Robert Bosch GmbH of Germany, is set to post an 18...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
WASHINGTON: The US Commerce Department has ruled that steel wire strand from India and some other countries were dumped on the American market....more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: Britain and the US are locked in a race to secure acceptance of their industries' standards in India, China and Brazil - widely seen in the...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURM: Kerala may have failed to attract Indian software giants, but it is playing host to their CEOs all right -- at a two-day...more>>
Friday, 05 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Revising its earlier projection of 27 lakh units, Manufacturers Association of Information Technology (MAIT) on Thursday said personal...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Enthused by sharply lower tariffs in one of the world's fastest growing cellular markets, Indians are talking on mobiles like never...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: Soon we may see traffic policemen punching their challans in their tablet PCs and giving the offender an electronic chase on Indian...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Newgen Software Technologies, a pioneering software product and business process management solutions company, announced a strategic...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Sun Microsystems today announced the availability of the latest version of its office productivity suite StarOffice 7 in India, as it...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: SiNett (Silicon for Networking) Corporation, a fabless semi-conductor company focusing on WLAN for enterprises, has started a R&D center...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
PUNE: SAS, the business intelligence software and services company, has announced plans to expand its SAS Global Services (SGS) operations in...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: BPL group has bought out US firm AT&T Wireless Services Inc's 49 per cent stake in their joint venture cellular services firm, BPL...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Reliance Industries, India largest business group, plans to start drilling exploration wells from December 12 in the Krishna-Godavari...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A team led by gas infrastructure major GAIL (India) Ltd will visit Iran in January to hold further talks on importing liquefied natural...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India has approved 15 proposals for foreign technology collaborations and franchise agreements including that of Tata Motors for design...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Global financial giant HSBC Holdings said Wednesday it would not take management control in India's private sector UTI Bank, in which it...more>>
Thursday, 04 December 2003, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: Corporates have to battle prejudices associated with the 'Made in India' tag because the country is still associated with snake charmers...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
ATLANTA: Manhattan Associates, Inc., the global leader in providing supply chain execution (SCE) solutions, has announced that it has been named to...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: Cognizant Technology Solutions, the Nasdaq-listed India-centric US-based IT services company, has acquired Infopulse, a Netherland-based...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Signal processing solutions vendor Texas Instruments (TI) sees third party software developers as a key part of its growth plans in...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
SINGAPORE: Gemplus, the world's leading provider of smart card solutions, has become the first international smart card manufacturer certified to...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
WASHINGTON: India may see higher growth rates in the years ahead if Asia's third largest economy accelerates the pace of reforms across all sectors...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's money spinning IT industry Wednesday welcomed the blocking of a bill in the American state of Indiana aimed at banning non-US...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Enthused by sharply lower tariffs in one of the world's fastest growing cellular markets, Indians are talking on mobiles like never...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The hardening of the Indian rupee against the dollar has led to further slowing down of merchandise exports, which registered 5.07...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Dabhol power plant in Maharashtra, set up with one of the largest foreign investments in India and shut for two years, should be...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: US-based Big Pond Technologies is set to open a delivery and support centre at the Software Technology Park of India (STPI) in...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: British insurance giant Norwich Union is the latest to join the list of companies to outsource to India: it has told staff that it will cut...more>>
Wednesday, 03 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: A British Indian businessman has admitted that he tried to blackmail US bank major American Express for seven million pounds in a revenge...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Satyam Computer Services Limited, one of India's leading software makers, Tuesday announced its bagging an $8-million contract for the...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
WASHINGTON: Indian economy is a "success story", four well-known US-based economists say, but differ on whether reforms were responsible for...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BELLEVUE: InfoSpace, Inc. has announced that it has completed the acquisition of North American mobile media leader Moviso LLC. In accordance with...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: In a move to expand Linux Solutions and Open Source projects, Novell Inc has announced that it is setting up an exclusive team of about...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Hopes are still on in India to win part of a multi-billion dollar Malaysian rail contract as promised, before it was cut out of the deal...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Yash Technologies, Inc., an information technology (IT) solutions company, has acquired Global Core Software (GCS), a SAP business...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
SAN JOSE: Vinod Agarwal, founder of LogicVision, Inc., will play a very critical role as Executive Chairman and Chief Strategist. James T. Healy,...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India will take steps to curb insider trading, Finance Minister Jaswant Singh asserted Monday. Responding to suggestions made on...more>>
Tuesday, 02 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE : Subex Systems, a fast-growing telecoms software company, plans to expand into China following a sales and marketing alliance with a...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Having lost a $15 million contract in Indiana state, Tata Consultancy Services has said the increasing backlash against outsourcing in...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
SINGAPORE: It is held up as an example of Indian ingenuity but is heavily taxed by the government. Now, the technological potential of the...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: India's exploration major Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has no objection to the government offloading five percent of its stake...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: A senior executive of major British bank Lloyds TSB has infuriated unions further by stating that the transfer of processing and call...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: India's blue-chip equities are likely to take the cue from foreign fund inflows in the week ahead with local investors hoping that the...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee Saturday told developed countries that outsourcing of business was "inevitable" and was the...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's record foreign exchange reserves crossed the $95 billion mark in the week ending November 21, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India will cooperate with the European Union (EU) in developing the ambitious Galileo satellite navigation and positioning programme,...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
EDINBURGH: Scotland's call centres could see a "flood" of jobs shipped to India in the next few years amid signs that the Indian call center...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: People are up in arms against a bank's plans to close one of its call centres in Britain and relocate jobs to India. In 2001, the local...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Maruti Udyog Ltd's multi-billion-rupee research and development facility will become Japanese auto major Suzuki's Asia hub by 2007 for...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
KOLKATA: The approach road to suburban Salt Lake IT City from this teeming metropolis is traffic snarled, dusty and full of potholes. But enter...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Hewlett-Packard Inc. (HP) will buy out its Indian subsidiary, Digital GlobalSoft Ltd., by mid-January. Hans Lidforss, HP vice...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Sify Limited, one of India's leading Internet and e-commerce service companies, has decided to launch its money-spinning corporate...more>>
Monday, 01 December 2003, 20:30 IST