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NEW DELHI: Will biotechnology (BT) usher the next round of Indian billionaires after IT? Two trailblazers of the genomic revolution could...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: Robots could increasingly help doctors enhance the quality of surgery. President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Saturday launched the robotic...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: For the visually impaired, information in Telugu and Hindi is just a click away. President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Saturday launched...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: An analytical software product that has made the Indian team rise like the Phoenix in the World Cup has bowled over the International...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has extended concessions for accessing the Internet through dial-up connections,...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Though 2003 spending expectations have marginally improved by one per cent from a fall of one per cent in December, majority of key...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
KOLKATA: A fire that destroyed the office here of Dunlop, Asia's oldest tyre company, has put the ailing firm's revival plans in jeopardy....more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: European Union (E.U.) Trade Commissioner Pascal Lamy Thursday sought to allay India's fears on issues related to globalisation ranging...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India has acquired a 25 percent stake in an oil field in Sudan in a move towards energy security, Petroleum Minister Ram Naik said...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
HISAR: The annual Kisan Mela of Haryana Agricultural University (HAU) will be held on March 16 and 17, an HAU spokesman said on Friday. The...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Escorts Telecom Ltd, which holds cellular licences for circles of Uttar Pradesh (East), Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh, is talking to...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan may go for arbitration against India by requesting the appointment of a "neutral expert" on the construction of a hydropower...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
China and India are the "hottest markets" in Asia for automated teller machines (ATMs), a banking industry monitor has said. WASHINGTON:...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is working on a satellite project that will take educational material to remote and inaccessible...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Technology savvy Indians and Pakistanis have now taken their rivalry to cyberspace. What started as a war of words between rival hacker groups in...more>>
Friday, 14 March 2003, 20:30 IST
GUWAHATI: Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director P. C. Sharma has said cyber crime and organised corruption had assumed serious...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Car sales in the Indian market in February dropped 22.7 percent over the same month the previous year as customers deferred purchases expecting a...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: Some of the biggest Indian corporates still have miles to go in telling the world what they are all about and bringing order to their...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: International Data Corporation (IDC)ís latest study on enterprise applications has reaffirmed SAPís dominance of the Indian ERP and CRM...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
SAN MATEO: Keynote Systems Inc. reached an agreement with a shareholder group led by Barington Companies Equity Partners L.P. to end a potential...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Kumar Malavalli has invested Rs.50 million in Apara enterprise solutions in a bid to take the storage networking solutions to the small and medium...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's state-owned Hindustan Aeronautical Limited (HAL), currently engaged in the development of sophisticated fighter jets and...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Market access issues are expected to figure high in the discussions when visiting European Union (E.U.) Trade Commissioner Pascal Lamy...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based Emke Group is planning to increase imports of Indian vegetables and fruits to the Middle East and set...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India has cleared a bid by Brazil's Embraer, one of the world's leading aerospace companies, for supplying five small aircraft to the...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
The two-way trade between India and the U.S. crossed $24.7 billion in the year 2002 and is expected to go up further after the two countries agreed...more>>
Thursday, 13 March 2003, 20:30 IST
LONDON: A new Asian rich list includes celebrities such as Gurinder Chadha who made "Bend It Like Beckham" and scriptwriter Meera Syal - but not...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India's flag carrier Air-India (A-I) will increase its flights to the Gulf and operate a fourth weekly service to Newark in the U.S....more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Even after three decades, Kerala's Middle East boom is still going strong and remittances from almost 1.6 million of the...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: India's key share market index reversed a six-day losing streak Tuesday, as foreign funds resorted to bargain hunting in blue-chip...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
The Indian government's pledge to trim ballooning fiscal deficit to spur economic growth has come under a cloud after it scarped a hike in...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: According to Sumitra Mahajan, Union Minister of State for Communications, the new packages have been pending approval with the Telecom...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
WESTFORD: NetScout Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: NTCT), a provider of network performance management solutions, Wednesday announced that it has signed new...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: Aptech Worldwide, the Indian leader in IT education, has been declared the leading IT training organization in China by Ministry of...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
VANCOUVER: fSONA Communications announced Wednesday the signing of a partnership agreement with Netware Technologies. This partnership also marked...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Reliance Infocomm, which is starting an ambitious IT campus here, is also planning to invest in a high-speed communications centre at the port town...more>>
Wednesday, 12 March 2003, 20:30 IST
PATNA: A tiny enclave in the largely impoverished state of Bihar has been raking in millions of rupees by manufacturing and selling ayurvedic...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A parliamentary panel Monday urged the government to probe the privatisation of the Centaur Hotel at Mumbai airport. Pointing out...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
JAMMU: The Jammu and Kashmir government has eased procedures to promote industrial investment in the state. Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
MUMBAI: India's blue-chip market index finished lower for the sixth consecutive session Monday with domestic as well as foreign investors deciding...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
U.S. based global major Timex Watches Limited (TIMEX), will invest an additional Rs.250 million in its Indian subsidiary, the company announced....more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A major IT networking event held here has generated Rs.2.25 billion worth of business, according to the organisers. The INDIASOFT...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
VIRGINIA: Approva Corporation, a leader in continuous monitoring and auditing of sensitive business transactions within enterprise applications,...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
CHANDLER: Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) Tuesday announced that is has been awarded the 2003 Co-Manufacturer of the Year in the Large...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
PORTSMOUTH: Aprisma Management Technologies Inc., a Gores Technology Group Company, Tuesday announced that the company is a member of the Juniper...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
InfoSpace Inc. (Nasdaq:INSP - News) Monday filed a lawsuit against Naveen Jain, Intelius founder, chairman and CEO, Kevin Marcus, Intelius chief...more>>
Tuesday, 11 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India has sufficient stocks of crude oil and petroleum products for two months and has made contingency plans to ensure supplies in the...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: An Indian power funding agency hopes to tap financial institutions, banks and non-resident Indians (NRIs) in the Middle East for funds...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian firm Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Videsh Ltd. has finalised a deal to take over Canadian company Talisman Energy's 25...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
WASHINGTON: Indian Americans have carved a strong position for themselves in the U.S. hotel industry, especially in New Jersey area, providing jobs...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
DHAKA: India and Bangladesh are likely to finalise a new bilateral trade agreement during commerce secretary level talks in New Delhi this month....more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
The Indian stock market, which is seeing massive selling amid worries that a war in the Middle East is near, may see a bloodbath in the days ahead...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
India's foreign exchange reserves showed a dip for the first time in several weeks after the government repaid $3.04 billion of loans in advance to...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: India will promote e-governance by implementing the initiatives of state governments across the country, Minister of State for...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Not only does he love Indian music and food but the guru of free software keeps coming back to a country he believes will play a key...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The alarm bells are ringing, but India's call centres and state governments seem still sluggish in enacting data protection laws to...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The Indian IT industry Monday expressed shock at the ill treatment meted out to Indians, including IT professionals, by the Malaysian...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Reveleus, a business of I-flex Solutions, Monday announced that the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has selected its business...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
India's IT industry has heaved a sigh of relief on the deferment of a New Jersey bill seeking to ban outsourcing of government contracts overseas,...more>>
Monday, 10 March 2003, 20:30 IST
DHAKA: Bangladesh's energy ministry has sent a proposal to the cabinet on exporting gas to India on a limited scale, saying it was the "best...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
CHANDIGAR: The Haryana Government has introduced Information Technology Plans involving Rs 50 crore for its 34 departments, Boards and...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Yahoo Inc has sued an Indian company in the Delhi High Court for illegally using its brand name for manufacturing and selling wafers and...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Maintaining the rate cut tempo in the STD segment, Bharti's TouchTel announced a reduction of over 47 per cent on long distance tariffs...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Samsung Electronics Co, the world's third-largest handset maker, said in a filing to the Korea Stock Exchange that it was considering building a...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Japanese major Hitachi plans to turn around the ailing Indian subsidiary it has recently acquired from the Lalbhais by containing costs,...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Chennai-based Sundaram Fastners of the TVS group has decided to set up a fully-owned $5 million manufacturing subsidiary in South China in the...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: After business process outsourcing and re-engineering comes business services provisioning from an Indian services company, promoted,...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: Using India-made software, a Dutch company is now helping Kerala revamp its transport system. ARS Transport Technology in the...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
WASHINGTON: A gleaming red Ambassador car is the highlight of an American photographic exhibition here that will kick off Sunday. The Indian car...more>>
Friday, 07 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Head of McKinsey's London office, Ian Davis has been elected McKinsey's next managing director. Davis is succeeding Rajat Gupta, who was first...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India has drawn up an ambitious Rs.4.5 billion plan to use its huge thorium reserves as an alternative to its modest uranium deposits to...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: The German government's decision to stop issuing green cards to IT professionals is expected to hit individuals and new companies...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
TEANECK: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (Nasdaq:CTSH), a provider of custom software development, integration and application...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: India and Germany will set up a Rs.140 million hi-tech institute at Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh to boost research in areas like...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
HYDERABAD: Bangalore based Eduquity Career Technologies Pvt Ltd has started its Hyderabad competence center. "Hyderabad is one of the major...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Tumbleweed Communications Corp. (Nasdaq:TMWD) and Valicert Inc. (Nasdaq:VLCT) Thursday announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement to...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Indian drug maker Morepen Laboratories Ltd. Wednesday said it has filed an international patent for the manufacturing process of Desloratadine, a...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Tata AIG Life Insurance, a private sector joint venture between India's Tata group and American International Group, Wednesday...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The state-owned National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) would forge joint ventures with dairy cooperatives across the country to help...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A $7.6 million initiative by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will enable 18,000 households in Karnataka and Kerala...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
State-owned refining and marketing major Indian Oil Corporation (IndianOil) has set up pilot plants at its research laboratory in Faridabad, near...more>>
Thursday, 06 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Mastek Ltd has said that it is commencing the BPO business. At the Board Meeting held on Wednesday, it has been decided to operate the BPO through...more>>
Wednesday, 05 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: If you were to believe PriceWaterhouseCoopers, the market for satellite broadband equipment in India is expected to grow almost five...more>>
Wednesday, 05 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A three-member team of a Mumbai institute has stood second in the Asia Pacific Student .NET competition organised by the Microsoft...more>>
Wednesday, 05 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: EasyLink India, a transaction delivery and messaging service providers for businesses, on Wednesday launched MailWatch, a virus...more>>
Wednesday, 05 March 2003, 20:30 IST
KOLKATA: BPL Telecom said it has got a whopping Rs 2 crore order for 100 exchanges from Eastern Command Headquarters. The exchanges would be used...more>>
Wednesday, 05 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian carmakers are bracing to put sales into fifth gear in the current year with a slew of new launches backed by attractive price...more>>
Wednesday, 05 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Deutsche Bank, one of the world's leading financial services companies, Tuesday announced the setting up of its back-office trade processing centre...more>>
Wednesday, 05 March 2003, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: From the land of flowers, windmills, wooden shoes and water have come offers that could revolutionise Indian agriculture. The...more>>
Wednesday, 05 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Indian pharmaceutical major Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited (RLL) Monday announced that its wholly owned U.S.-based subsidiary has received...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: A dozen Indian software companies will participate in the eight-day IT and telecom fair next week at Hannover in Germany. The Indian...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
TROY: Syntel Inc. (Nasdaq:SYNT), a software applications outsourcing company, Tuesday announced that its audited results for 2002, which are...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
MCLEAN: MicroStrategy Incorporated (Nasdaq:MSTR) Tuesday announced that the Benetton Group is using the MicroStrategy Business Intelligence...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: An Indian American-promoted biotech company has signed a pact with Karnataka to revive the shrimp farming industry on India's west coast...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Blue Star Infotech, a mid-size Indian software solutions provider, Monday said it has bagged a software development order worth Rs.220 million from...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Joint venture partners of Panna-Mukta and Tapti oil and gas fields off India's west coast have reached an agreement on joint operations...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: General Motors Corporation, the world's largest auto maker, Monday announced the launch of sports utility vehicle Chevrolet Forester in...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Jaswant Singh indicated Saturday issues relating to the capital markets and taxation of dividends could be readdressed....more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The closure of a bank in Myanmar has dealt a severe blow to the country's trade with India. The closing down of the Burma Economic...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
The Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the country's largest state-owned oil refining company, is in talks with Mauritius to set up an aviation refuel...more>>
Tuesday, 04 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BEIJING: Indian software major, Zensar, has teamed up with Shenzhen Software Park to establish China's first offshore software development centre...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
SAN FRANCISCO: Red Herring has announced that it has closed down. According to reports from news agencies, RHC Media Inc. reached the decision...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
CHENNAI: FutureSoft, a Chennai-based provider of communications and embedded software solutions, is planning major forays into the $ 35 billion...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: Foreign distillers, who have been invading India in recent years with a view to slake the thirst of its growing middle class, Friday...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: After peaking at 34.30 percent growth in December with exports worth $4.36 billion, India's overseas trade slumped to a low 9.19 percent...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
Indian brainpower appears set for a boost in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector with Finance Minister Jaswant Singh practically accepting...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: The Indian government Friday said it plans to mobilise Rs.13.20 billion through the privatisation process in fiscal 2003-04 despite...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
DURBAN: Personal presentations by an Indian handloom industries team to every major chain store in South Africa are reaping benefits. A team...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
NEW DELHI: World-renowned futurist and social thinker Alvin Toffler Saturday advised India against banking too heavily on its "fragile" advances in...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
BANGALORE: Pantoto, launched by the Bangalore-based T.B. Dinesh and expatriate Suzan Uskudarli, sees itself as a simple but effective community...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST
The Indian government Friday said it would restore full tax exemptions on profits from software exports, against a tax break on 90 percent of...more>>
Monday, 03 March 2003, 20:30 IST