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Bangalore: The already browbeaten Indian IT is to witness yet another spell of strain as the financial giant Citigroup, which has deals with Indian...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 23:26 IST
Washington: With the India-U.S. civil nuclear deal in place, Washington is sending its largest ever nuclear trade mission to India with an eye on a...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 23:25 IST
Seattle: Accelerator, a private biotechnology investment and development company, has added PPD, global contract research organization providing...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 23:23 IST
Boston: Yankee Equity Solution (YES) has launched the $50 million 'YES Medical Technology Fund,' a private equity vehicle to help mass based...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 23:23 IST
Beijing: China Tuesday congratulated Obama's economic team, saying the country would like to work with the new administration to promote bilateral...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Chennai: There should be a stable and uniform national policy to make wind power projects financially attractive, a top industry official said here...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Chennai: The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has suo moto issued a show cause notice to the power starved Tamil Nadu Electricity...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: The national capital will soon have a low-cost mass housing project for the middle class, Minister for Urban Development Jaipal Reddy...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: The U.S. Federal Reserve and Treasury Department Tuesday announced two new programmes that will pump an additional $800 billion into...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: The global financial crisis will severely affect the U.S. manned mission to the Moon and then to the red plant Mars, says Jerry...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Governor Prabha Rau Tuesday stressed the need for developing scientific temper among school children so they could become...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Vienna: The international Association of Space Explorers (ASE) Tuesday called on the UN to develop strategies against asteroids threatening to hit...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Zurich: Oliver Blanchard, the International Monetary Fund's chief economist, has warned that the global financial crunch is set to deteriorate...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: India's Planning Commission Tuesday said there was no need to alter its growth projection of 9 percent for the Eleventh Plan that runs...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: The government could reduce fuel prices after the assembly elections end next month, Petroleum Minister Murli Deora said here Tuesday....more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Chennai: With the domestic and global auto industry on a downslide and units running at 15-50 percent of their capacity, many forging units are...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Beijing: European companies operating in China are "generally optimistic" about the business opportunities there despite the global economic...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: The global financial crisis will severely affect the U.S. manned mission to the Moon and then to the red plant Mars, says Jerry...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Bangalore: TiE Entrepreneurial Summit (TES) 2008, to be held in Bangalore from December 16 to 18, 2008, will bring together a galaxy of...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Bangalore: As IT companies are scouting for opportunities at home, Hyderabad based Satyam Computer Services has beaten its competitors to grab a...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Ahmedabad: "IT market in India is underdeveloped and underpenetrated, we should undertake new kind of works that the technology has made it...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 17:34 IST
New Delhi: India faces a difficult situation because of the global financial crisis and may even witness a slowdown, but its economy was nowhere...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 17:24 IST
New Delhi: The faculty members and the alumni of the premier Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) have expressed opposition to any plan to start...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 17:23 IST
Washington: Facing an "economic crisis of historic proportions", President-elect Barack Obama Monday named an economic team "with the vision and...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 17:08 IST
Dr. Krishna Tanuku is cool, calm, articulated, and compassionate. As the Executive Director of Wadhawani Center for Entrepreneurship Development...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 17:00 IST
Washington: Two U.S. astronauts on space shuttle Endeavour Monday finished the mission's fourth and final spacewalk to work on joints on the solar...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 16:08 IST
New Delhi: India's leading carrier Air India is considering a fare cut and is likely to make an announcement soon following a request from civil...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 16:07 IST
Kochi: In a regulatory statement, private lender IndusInd Bank announced here Monday that it will open 30 new branches, set up 50 new off-site...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 16:07 IST
Washington: The U.S. government's decision to rescue banking giant Citigroup and the announcement of president-elect Barack Obama's economic team...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 16:05 IST
Bangalore: Shareholders of the British-based Axon Group plc at an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) held in London Monday approved the...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 16:03 IST
Bangalore: "Model based testing is the suitable mode of testing these days as it raises the level of automation and increases the productivity and...more>>
Tuesday, 25 November 2008, 00:13 IST
New Delhi: Jet Airways Chairman Naresh Goyal is slated to meet pilots and other officials Monday to discuss cost-cutting measures, including salary...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 23:55 IST
Mumbai: The online advertising continues to grow despite the global financial crunch, while the rest of the media like TV, Radio and print...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 23:24 IST
New York: As many as 22 American banks have collapsed this year so far, even as the banking giant Citigroup, led by Indian-American, Vikram Pandit,...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 23:21 IST
Florida: A 19-year old Florida teen, Abraham Biggs, reportedly committed suicide in a bedroom at his home, broadcasting it live on the internet....more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 23:21 IST
Cambridge: ThingMagic, a developer of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology, has announced a strategic investment and technology...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 23:20 IST
Cambridge: Radius Health, a developer of a new generation of drug therapies for osteoporosis and women's health, has raised an additional $15...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 23:19 IST
Hyderabad: Though elite Indian Institutes of Technology managed to achieve the target number of offers amid economic downturn , small institutions...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 22:28 IST
Kolkata: Dunlop India chairman Pawan Kumar Ruia Monday said he has asked the government to grant Dunlop a loan of Rs.1 billion. "We have asked...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Mumbai: Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray Monday launched Mumbai's favourite streetfood - vada-pav - as the party's branded "Shiv...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Chicago: U.S. President-elect Barack Obama Monday named his team of economic advisers who would infuse "fresh thinking" to tackle the economic...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: The International Monetary Fund Monday (IMF) has approved a $7.6-billion loan for Pakistan designed to help it stabilize its economy...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: With the effects of the financial crisis now engulfing emerging markets of India and China too, growth in Asia is expected to slow...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Hyderabad: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will launch next month the work on development of an international airport at Renigunta near the temple...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Baddi (Himachal Pradesh): Concerned over unscientific disposal of hazardous waste by industries, the Himachal Pradesh government Monday launched a...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Orlando (Florida): The apex bodies of Indian American physicians, and hotel, convenience store and gas station owners in the US have decided to...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: State-owned carrier Air India is considering a fare cut and is likely to make an announcement soon, but private airlines Jet Airways and...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: State-run telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) Monday reaffirmed its decision to launch third generation (3G) mobile...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Chandigarh: Spray Engineering Devices (SEDL), maker of sugar manufacturing equipment, will invest Rs.2.5 billion (Rs.250 crore) to set up sugar...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Kolkata: Dunlop India chairman Pawan Kumar Ruia Monday said he has asked the government to grant Dunlop a loan of Rs.1 billion. "We have asked...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: The state-run exploration company, Oil and Natural Gas Corp(ONGC), has made another hydrocarbon discovery in an offshore...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: The US government has said that it will move to save ailing bank Citigroup by guaranteeing it against huge losses in the midst of the...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Ranchi: The biggest ongoing trade expo India International Trade Fair has proved to be a profitable investment for its participating firms. Even...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Orlando: The affluent community of Indian American doctors too has started feeling the pinch of the current economic meltdown the U.S. is facing....more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Neyveli: Power generation at three thermal units of the state-run Neyveli Lignite Corporation here might be affected as floodwaters have entered...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: To increase foreign exchange inflow into the country, Kerala's Finance Minister Monday urged the central government to hike...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Beijing: Chinese authorities have detained a consumer electronics' tycoon reputed to be the country's second wealthiest person over alleged share...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: The Left parties, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) Monday called for a protest day on Dec 2 against...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Cairo: Somali pirates who are holding a Saudi supertanker after the largest hijacking in maritime history earlier this month have reduced their...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets were in the red Monday mid-afternoon with a key index down 88.69 points or 0.99 percent from its previous close...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: India's largest lender, the state-owned State Bank of India (SBI), inked a pact Monday with Australian insurance major Insurance...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: The first day of the winter session of the Kerala Assembly Monday saw Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan and leader of...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: The slowdown, constraining the threat of high attrition rate, has been forcing the companies to ease their employee exit policies....more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 17:23 IST
New York: An Indian techie, indicted by a federal jury of theft of trade-secret data of Intel worth $1 billion and wire fraud, has pleaded not...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 17:01 IST
New Delhi: With the third generation (3G) mobile spectrum and Wimax auctions round the corner, industry experts estimate that almost 110 million...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 15:42 IST
Brussels: The European Union said Friday that unexpected massive interest was the cause for the shut-down of Europe 's digital library "Europeana"...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 15:42 IST
New York: A hardy, heat-resistant, graphite-based memory device holds the potential of making massive amounts of storage available for computers,...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 15:41 IST
Kolkata: City-based Ruia group has acquired two-wheeler tube manufacturing company JJ Polymers as part of its capacity expansion plan, a top...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 15:40 IST
Lima: Leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) countries have warned that "protectionist measures" driven by sliding growth rate...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 15:38 IST
Washington: The life sciences hub of Maryland, abutting the capital city of Washington and home to some 50,000 Indian Americans, is keen to expand...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 15:38 IST
New York: Vikram Pandit, the Indian-American CEO of Citigroup, could well be on his way out as the banking giant is looking at various options,...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 15:36 IST
Bangalore: The online shopping destinations are increasingly drawing the crowd in Asia Pacific, with India ranking fifth as an average online...more>>
Monday, 24 November 2008, 14:33 IST
Washington: Amid rumours about the impending departure of Vikram Pandit, the Indian-American CEO of Citigroup, the banking giant is reported to...more>>
Sunday, 23 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Lima: With the global financial crunch topping the agenda at recent international conferences, China is increasingly being seen as an important...more>>
Sunday, 23 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Kolkata: Claiming he had no intention of closing down tyre manufacturing firm Dunlop, chairman Pawan Kumar Ruia Sunday asked for sales tax...more>>
Sunday, 23 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal wants to set up a single-window clearance system for speedy sanctions of small hydropower...more>>
Sunday, 23 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: U.S. president-elect Barack Obama has turned to former treasury secretary Lawrence Summers, another Clintonite, to be his closest...more>>
Sunday, 23 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Chennai: U.S. banking giant Citigroup, which was reportedly in talks with some potential buyers to offload its stake in Polaris Software Lab Ltd,...more>>
Sunday, 23 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: India is aiming to send a manned mission into the space after the success of its first unmanned mission to the moon, Indian...more>>
Sunday, 23 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Bangalore: India is well poised to be a data center hub, with the total data center capacity in India expected to reach 5.1 million square feet by...more>>
Saturday, 22 November 2008, 18:55 IST
Toronto:A new Canadian study shows that paying too much performance-related incentive may not get you the top performance. Citing studies done...more>>
Saturday, 22 November 2008, 00:25 IST
Winston: InterAct911, parent company of InterAct Public Safety Systems, has closed a $28 million equity round of capital financing led by new...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:59 IST
Washington: U.S. stocks plunged Thursday, with the broadbased Standard & Poor's 500 Index losing 6.7 percent to close at its lowest point since...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:47 IST
Washington: The U.S. economic and political clout in the world will decline over the next two decades as surging powers such as China and India are...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:41 IST
Chennai: Banking software major Polaris Software Lab Ltd Thursday said Citigroup, which has 43 percent stake in the IT company, cannot sell its...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:39 IST
Washington: The U.S. Congress agreed Thursday to extend unemployment benefits, a small portion of the massive fiscal stimulus sought by some...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:36 IST
New York: Significant numbers of migrants have returned home from host countries hit by financial crisis and economic difficulties, the UN said...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:33 IST
Bangalore: Leading Italian integrated machines manufacturer Biesse group plans to invest euro 5.5 million (Rs.35 million) in capacity expansion of...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:31 IST
Sunnyvale: Retrevo, a matchmaker for people and electronics, has launched its new product Advisor which, the company claims, will save time and...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:27 IST
Mumbai: Overseas employees cannot feel comfortable anymore as the worsening economic crisis causes many MNCs to think on reducing expat...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 22:25 IST
New York: Two Indian students in the U.S. are among a group of researchers who have developed ZunaVision, a technology that allows you to view a...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 21:53 IST
Kolkata: Sourav Ganguly, who retired from international cricket early this month, Friday gave a pep talk to I-league soccer side Chirag United....more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Bangalore: To identify brilliance in mobile phone technology, Adobe is set to host 'Adobe riathon 2008', a platform to showcase cutting edge...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 20:30 IST
HTC has augmented its line of smartphones with launch of the latest HTC Touch Pro and the Touch Viva. Priced at Rs. 34,990, the HTC Touch Pro...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 20:30 IST
United Nations: The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has urged the UN Security Council to act fast with firm determination to "rid the...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Bangalore: The German consulate in India's tech hub formally inaugurated by Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier Friday caps over five decades...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New York: With the stocks of Citigroup dipping a record 26 percent in a single day Thursday, its top executives are now look at various options...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: In politically coordinated speeches by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi, the...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Agartala: The central government has awarded Rs.2.58 billion to Tripura for being the best state in terms of financial management, officials said...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 19:53 IST
Moscow: Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said Thursday that the nation would rely on its massive reserve funds to emerge from the financial...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 19:51 IST
Kolkata: Public sector mining company Orissa Mining (OMC) will shortly slash prices of iron ore by 40 to 50 percent, a top company official said...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 19:50 IST
Mumbai: Television workers and technicians who had called for a complete boycott of shooting earlier this month will get back to work Thursday...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 17:39 IST
Washington: Your mobile phone will help you maintain your exercise routine and keep the pounds off over winter months. Washington University...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 17:38 IST
New Delhi: India can now become a 3D hub if its domestic animation industry executes all its production activities within the country itself...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 17:36 IST
Bangalore: Microsoft is hosting Microsoft Virtual Tech days, an online event on November 24 to 26. The two day event is a platform for IT...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 17:26 IST
New Delhi: In a tight economic situation when most of the companies put restrictions on hiring, IT and ITeS companies focus on employee referral...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 17:11 IST
New Delhi: Cracking a case study can fetch one a job, as companies use case study contests as baits to garner new ideas for their growth. "While...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 16:17 IST
Washington: Over the last decade the e-mail has grown from a novelty into a necessity. But how do people respond to e-mails? Do they respond to the...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 16:12 IST
Bangalore: Indian IT bellwether Infosys Technologies figures in the newly launched Global Dow index of 150 leading bluechip stocks, the company...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 00:20 IST
Kolkata: A business delegation from China's Yunnan province, which is here to promote bilateral trade between the two countries, Wednesday...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 00:04 IST
New Delhi: India Thursday approved a set of 44 hydrocarbon blocks to be awarded to bidders in the latest round of auction, with contracts to share...more>>
Friday, 21 November 2008, 00:03 IST
Mumbai: The Indian market has now become a luring bet for the foreign VC firms, who are in the queue seeking clearance from the regulators. Around...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 23:56 IST
Gurgaon: A delicious treat turned fatal for an employee in an MNC, as he died after participating in a 'pastry eating contest'. Saurav Sabbarwal of...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 23:41 IST
New Delhi: Helped by a drop in prices of fuels and manufactured products, India's annual rate of inflation fell further to 8.9 percent for the week...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 23:40 IST
Bangalore: Smartesting, designer and developer of software solutions to handle certification and testing of computer applications, has closed a...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 23:26 IST
New Delhi: Industry lobby, the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) is greatly appreciative of the steps taken by the...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 23:25 IST
New Delhi: Travel agents associations Thursday called on air operators to withdraw the transaction fee system they introduced Nov 1 and reinstate...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 20:30 IST
London: Aero-engine maker Rolls-Royce said Thursday it would cut up to 2,000 jobs worldwide as a result of the current economic "uncertainties."...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Beijing: China Thursday described the country's employment situation as grim, warning that the global financial crisis and economic slowdown could...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: Researchers have made electronics that can bend, stretch and now twist as well, considered the ultimate in the subject. Yonggang...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Bangalore: Employees in IT and BPO industries constitute just 10 percent of the total population of Bangalore. Data cited by The Times of India...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 20:21 IST
Bangalore: Even as the deteriorating economic conditions are rendering thousands jobless worldwide, India seems to be bucking the trend. In just...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 20:19 IST
Bangalore: Indian women have more potential than those in other countries like U.S. and Europe. "In India 60 percent of women are endowed with the...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 19:52 IST
Raipur: As many as 42 millionaires and 53 people with criminal cases against them are in the fray in Chhattisgarh's second and final phase of...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 17:59 IST
Bangalore: SAP Labs India is planning to make big cost-cuts. The company has asked its vendors to axe over 1,000 people contracted to it by...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 17:11 IST
San Francisco: Jerry Yang, who helped kick start the internet revolution as co-founder of web portal Yahoo, is stepping down as the company's chief...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 17:06 IST
Ahmedabad: Crime branch officials have found as many as five unsecured Internet connections in Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A)...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 16:44 IST
New Delhi: In spite of global economy slump, India is expected to maintain a steady growth in generating jobs. India looks optimistic though the...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 16:42 IST
Toronto: Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis, co-CEOs of BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM), have been inducted into the Canadian Business Hall...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 16:24 IST
Washington: Federal Reserve board members believe the US economy will contract between now and mid-2009, and suggested more interest rate cuts...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 16:07 IST
New York: Subroto Bhattacharya is the new territorial head of the Zee TV's operations in North and South America, the Zee Group has announced....more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 16:03 IST
Washington: U.S. space agency NASA said it has successfully tested the first deep space communications network modelled on the Internet. NASA...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 16:03 IST
San Francisco: Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Wednesday ruled out a new takeover bid for troubled web portal Yahoo, but stressed that the software...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 16:02 IST
Chennai: Software major Infosys Technologies, which offers its core banking solution under the brand 'Finacle', is targeting regional rural banks...more>>
Thursday, 20 November 2008, 16:02 IST
Washington: As many as 180,000 employees in IT and related areas will become jobless this year if the layoff announcements by companies are to...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 23:44 IST
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government is drawing up a blueprint called 'Rurban' to create satellite urban centres to decongest its bigger cities. These...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 22:47 IST
Nashua: Gambit Communications, a provider of network simulation tools, has been announced as a Gold winner of the International Green Apple Award...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 22:45 IST
San Diego: ISE, a supplier of hybrid drive systems and components for heavy-duty vehicles and military vehicles has closed series D round of $17.5...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 22:39 IST
Mumbai: About hardly one week after chip manufacturer AMD launched its 45 nm Quad-Core processor, its main competitor Intel has introduced its new...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 22:36 IST
New Delhi: Despite an uncertain economic outlook, India is expected to grow around 7.5 percent this fiscal and the total number of jobs will not go...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 21:59 IST
Mumbai: A sharp fall in Asian share prices has raised worries of foreigners cutting local equity holdings and repatriating the funds, pulling down...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Hyderabad: The foundation stone for India's biggest lift irrigation project, which is coming up in Andhra Pradesh's at an estimated cost of Rs.385...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New York: U.S. stocks slid more than five percent Wednesday, taking the Dow Jones Industrial Average below the 8,000 mark for the first time in...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Kolkata: West Bengal could have avoided the present land problem it was facing in setting up industries if only it had purchased land in the 1950s...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Chennai: The global financial crisis may have forced many companies to put their expansion projects on hold, but Big Cinema, part of the Anil...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Moscow: The accident on the Russian nuclear submarine Nov 8 that killed 20 people could have been caused by a computer glitch, a Russian daily...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: Shortage of research scholars will hinder India's progress as a knowledge economy, with the market economy devaluing the academic...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Sao Paulo: U.S. automobile giant General Motors (GM) plans to invest $1 billion in Brazil to avoid in their Latin American unit the kind of...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Sharjah: A new Indian Trade and Exhibition Centre to promote Indian trade and business in the Middle Eastern and North African markets will come up...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: India's leading private hotels company Bharat Hotels Wednesday announced its new brand identity 'The Lalit', which will be the brand...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Dubai: With banks curbing loans in the face of the global financial crisis and real estate agents finding it difficult to get customers, property...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: With the economic recession expected to continue "till the end of next fiscal", the government Wednesday said it will "respond...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Phnom Penh: A deal on the World Trade Organization's (WTO) Doha round of trade talk is an urgent necessity to help poor countries tackle the...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: Auto major Maruti Suzuki Tuesday launched a new model targeted at the mid-priced segment, and said it hoped to export it to over 150...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Dubai: Leading Indian education portal 24X7 Guru has launched its Gulf and Middle East operations targeting over 120,000 students in the region....more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: The state-run gas utility GAIL Ltd may float operations in several subsidiaries, the company said here Wednesday. "We need to move...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: Two NASA astronauts from the space shuttle Endeavour began a spacewalk Tuesday to replace a nitrogen tank on the International Space...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: They gave up plush jobs to jump into politics two years ago - something not too many Indian professionals do. The party that 20 alumni...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: Youngsters are using popular networking websites like Facebook and MySpace to create flattering self-images, one that they would like...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Washington: U.S. space agency NASA said it has successfully tested the first deep space communications network modelled on the Internet. NASA...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: In order to ensure consistent performance and low power consumption for everyday computing needs, Bangalore based IT distribution form...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 20:30 IST
New Delhi: India and Egypt, both co-founders of the Non-Aligned Movement, Tuesday sought to transform their ties into a strategic partnership by...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 19:31 IST
New Delhi: Hit by liquidity crunch, India's leading real estate firm DLF Ltd has deferred some projects and urged the government to slash interest...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: Though cash strapped, IT firms are now finding it almost easy to retain their best performers without shelling out big pay packets as...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 18:14 IST
New Delhi: Bharti Telesoft, part of the Bharati group, has tied up with Telecom Italia Sparkle (TIS) to offer a new service that will enable...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 17:59 IST
New York: As New York Stock Exchange has been reeling under the financial turmoil, its member firms have suffered more losses since last year than...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 17:52 IST
Bangalore: The gizmo freaks are stranded amidst the world of bugs with a survey revealing that some technology breakdown could never be repaired....more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
New York: Seven top executives of Goldman Sachs, a top Wall Street investment banking firm, have decided to forego their bonuses, running into...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
New York: American society is likely to witness another financial crisis because of looming credit card debt. "A credit card crisis is waiting in...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
New Delhi: Despite the global slowdown, the financial outlook in Asia and India is still very strong, a top executive of an international...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
New Delhi: Consumer goods major Godrej Group has urged the government to offer a "stimulus package" on the lines of China to help domestic...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
New Delhi/Mumbai: A Japanese-owned cargo vessel Somalia's feared pirates hijacked two months ago was finally set free Sunday, ending a traumatic...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
New Delhi: Leading industry lobby Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Sunday welcomed the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) measures to ease credit...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
Ahmedabad: The National Internet Exchange of India (Nixi) has set up its new hub in Ahmedabad, a move that would help internet service providers in...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
Bangalore: The lunar laser ranging instrument (LLRI) on board India's first unmanned spacecraft Chandrayaan-1 was switched on Sunday, two days...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
New Delhi: India may be able to recover from the present financial crisis quickly than other nations. "Despite India not emerging unaffected by the...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
Bangalore: The gaming market of India, which is yet to be explored, is predicted to reach $425 million by 2010. The current penetration into this...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
New Delhi: Larsen & Tourbo has revealed that the company will add 10,000 employees by 2011, of which 7,000 will be in the state of Gujarat. "These...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
Bangalore: With the slowdown gulping down a major portion of their revenues from U.S. the top Indian firms are turning to Europe to grab a share of...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
Washington: Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday called for changes in the global financial architecture reflecting changes in economic...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
San Francisco: An Indian American CEO and Director of a semi-conductor company in Silicon Valley was shot dead allegedly by one of his disgruntled...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 16:37 IST
Mumbai: India's largest IT services provider Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Tuesday announced the inauguration of its fourth global delivery...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 15:54 IST
Tokyo/New York: Mazda Motor and other business partners plan to buy back a 20-percent stake of the Japanese automaker from Ford Motor Co Wednesday,...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 15:52 IST
Ahmedabad: Fears of the global financial crisis affecting placements at the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad have proven wrong with major...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 15:50 IST
Nairobi/Mogadishu: A Saudi Arabian supertanker hijacked by pirates has anchored near the Somali port of Harardhere, a Somali official said Tuesday....more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 15:50 IST
New Delhi: Reliance Communications (RCom), part of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG), has joined hands with IT solutions provider ZMQ Software...more>>
Wednesday, 19 November 2008, 15:46 IST
New York: Less than three weeks ago, Saurabh (name changed) relocated along with his family from Edison, the Indian neighbourhood in New Jersey, to...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 23:32 IST
Washington: The world's fastest supercomputer called Jaguar, capable of quadrillion floating operations per second, has been housed at the Oak...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 22:42 IST
New York: Evogen, a global diagnostics, biological collection and detection systems company, has received $3 million in series B financing round...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 22:34 IST
Kolkata: India's largest foreign financial institution Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) Monday said the country would recover from the economic...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 22:30 IST
New Delhi: Global network applications major Cisco hopes to save $2 billion from restructuring and streamlining operations across the globe, the...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 22:29 IST
New Delhi: After a downtrend in investments in countries like Germany, Italy, Japan and Singapore, the financial crisis is triggering investments...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 22:28 IST
Hyderabad: The IT firms in India are left high and dry as they struggle hard to rope in more revenue through new clients. In the second quarter, of...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 22:26 IST
New York: Hit by massive losses, banking giant Citigroup Monday announced to cut about 53,000 jobs in the coming months and slash its expenditure...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 22:04 IST
New Delhi: Leading non-banking finance company SKS Microfinance, which added 400,000 customers last month, Monday said the investment market in...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 22:03 IST
Hampshire: The retail value of the global mobile games market is expected to rise from $5.4 billion in 2008 to more than $10 billion by 2013,...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Toronto: Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis, co-CEOs of BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion (RIM), have been inducted into the Canadian Business Hall...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Novy Urengovy (Russia): Russia and China will soon resume talks on two loans to major Russian oil companies worth $25 billion, Russian energy...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Dubai: The Dubai International Financial Exchange (DIFX) Tuesday announced it will be known as Nasdaq Dubai from Nov 20, after Nasdaq OMX, which...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 20:30 IST
Mumbai: BIG Cinemas, part of the the Anil Ambani-promoted Adlabs Films Ltd, will be given the 'Exhibitor of the Year' award at this year's...more>>
Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 20:30 IST