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Mumbai: Rolta, an IT company is close to acquiring a U.S. based specialist IT firm, which provides software and related services to the oil and gas...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 22:51 IST
New Delhi: Professional services firm Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) has acquired ECS Ltd, an operations and human resources (HR) consultancy firm,...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 22:51 IST
Hyderabad: For all those engineering students who have to put up with installing and uninstalling various software pertaining to their course of...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 22:26 IST
New Delhi: A day after Kingfisher Airlines announced a fare cut, national carrier Air India Monday announced a similar fare reduction from Jan 1....more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 21:28 IST
Bangalore: Turbulence in the civil aviation sector has forced the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) to put on hold plans to build an...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 20:21 IST
New Delhi: Punjab National Bank (PNB) Monday reduced its benchmark prime lending rate (BPLR) by 50 basis points from 12.5 percent annually to 12...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 20:16 IST
Bangalore: The severe drop in the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) stocks triggering the crash of India's equity business propelled around 30 stock...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 20:04 IST
London: Lakshmi Niwas Mittal and Anil Agarwal head a league of British super-rich who have seen their collective fortunes nosedive by more than 200...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 19:53 IST
New Delhi: Satyam Computer Services is being considered for a take-over by major IT firms like IBM, Cognizant and Cap Gemini after the company...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 19:44 IST
Chennai: Having basked in glory all these days for having produced candidates with that perfect American drawl, the recent economic recession seems...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 18:49 IST
Bangalore: Around four lakh PCs have been released from the grip of a fake security application, Antivirus 2009 through the software giant...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 18:09 IST
California: Economic downturn spreads its destructive wings to every nook and corner of the world. News about job cuts and dip in hiring are now...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 17:14 IST
New Delhi: The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) has urged the government to set up a Rs.1-trillion 'revolving fund' to...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 16:44 IST
Bangalore: Beleaguered Satyam Computer Services postponed its board meeting, convened Monday (Dec 29) to discuss a proposal for buy-back of shares...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 16:41 IST
Mumbai: Foreign institutional investors (FII) have pulled out an estimated $13 billion from the domestic stock market in 2008. It means FIIs have...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 16:05 IST
Washington: Use of technology can be optimised for ensuring social progress if policy makers are clear about how to apply it and know what to...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:29 IST
New Delhi: With the demand for renewable energy solutions going up in the industrial world, Luminous Teleinfra, engaged in manufacturing packaged...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:29 IST
New Delhi: Financial services, information technology, consumer goods, retail and real estate sectors have witnessed the maximum decline in the...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:28 IST
Bangkok: There's an old saying among economists, "When the US catches a cold, the rest of the world catches pneumonia." "But nobody says what...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:28 IST
New Delhi: Describing the government's decision to provide 5 percent interest subsidy on housing loans taken by the economically weaker sections...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:28 IST
Chandigarh: Haryana's industry promoter, the Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development (HSIIDC), is creating a land bank of 17,000...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:27 IST
New Delhi: Despite the global economic slowdown, some segments of India's services sector, including IT, education and organized retail, retained...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:21 IST
Srinagar/Jammu: SMS services on mobile telephones were restored in Jammu and Kashmir Saturday after a five-month ban, according to Bharat Sanchar...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:19 IST
Bangalore: After nearly a decade of uninterrupted boom, the Indian information technology industry finds the road ahead bumpy as 2008 draws to a...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:19 IST
Bangalore: What lies ahead for the Indian economy in 2009? This is the question looming large in corridors of the country's corporate world, as...more>>
Monday, 29 December 2008, 15:18 IST
New Delhi: The general manager of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has joined the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) Bank Security and Frauds...more>>
Saturday, 27 December 2008, 01:27 IST
New Delhi: Many Indian companies seem to be making use of these tough times to upgrade their talents by easily finding experienced and talented...more>>
Saturday, 27 December 2008, 01:06 IST
Guiyang: China Friday started construction of what is billed as the world's largest radio telescope with cutting-edge technology. The 500-metre...more>>
Saturday, 27 December 2008, 00:40 IST
New Delhi: Indian music company T-Series is striving hard to secure its reputation and goodwill as two Chinese cyber pirates have launched a...more>>
Saturday, 27 December 2008, 00:06 IST
Surat: More than 100,000 people have been laid off in recent months by the gems and jewellery industry in India because of the global slowdown in...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:59 IST
Bangalore: Mangalam Srinivasan, independent director of Satyam Computer Services, has resigned from the board, the company said Friday. In a...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:58 IST
Mumbai: A further drop in inflation rate did not bring any cheer to the Indian equities markets Friday, with a key index losing almost 240 points...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:57 IST
Berlin: The year 2008 can be called a year of extremes: it saw huge trauma, beginning in the shadow of the assassination of former Pakistani prime...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:43 IST
New Delhi: The global meltdown has impacted the Indian sports goods market with export orders going down by more than 30 percent in the last two...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:42 IST
Bangalore: The recession has brought BPO jobs to an important note, with recruitments in the industry nearly slipping by half, and on-the-spot...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:42 IST
New Delhi: India's annual rate of inflation dipped further to 6.61 percent for the week ended Dec 13 from 6.84 percent the week before, official...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:41 IST
Austin: Motion Computing, a mobile computing and wireless communications player, has received funding of $6 million from New Enterprise Associates...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:18 IST
Cambridge: Lab21, a specialist diagnostic services and products healthcare company has closed a 2.2 million pound financing round from...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 23:16 IST
New Delhi: Wary guards, metal detectors and X-ray machines - a month after the Mumbai terror attacks, five star hotels in the capital have left no...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 20:27 IST
Tokyo: Japan's industrial output suffered a record fall in November, as unemployment numbers rose and slowing inflation rates caused deflation...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 20:26 IST
Dhaka: Bangladesh has deployed two war ships in the Bay of Bengal after a standoff with India over hydrocarbon exploration in the waters, according...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 20:23 IST
Hyderabad: Taking objection to certain statements made by the World Bank, India's fourth largest software services company Satyam Computer Services...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 20:18 IST
Kathmandu: While the rest of the world steps up festivities to welcome the new year, Nepal faces a dismal future with its Maoist government...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 20:17 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets rose smartly Friday, a day after the Christmas break, with a key index rising about 100 points and holding on to...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 20:16 IST
Bangalore: Many parents are pulling their kids out of expensive schools and enrolling them in cheaper ones as a result of the global slowdown. A...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 18:30 IST
Bangalore: It is really tough time for employees in IT and BPO sectors in India as worsening economy may cause to lose over 50,000 jobs in these...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 17:32 IST
New Delhi: Following are some key economic, business and financial milestones in India during 2009: Jan 10: Tata Motors unveil Nano, the...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 17:27 IST
Bangalore: The moon mineralogy mapper (M3), a scientific instrument of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) onboard India's...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 16:43 IST
Chennai: U.S.-based management guru Coimbatore Krishnarao Prahalad says companies should join hands with customers to co-create products of value....more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 16:37 IST
Washington: In a radio address released the day before Christmas, U.S. president-elect Barack Obama has urged Americans to band together as the...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 16:16 IST
Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government Wednesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Jaiprakash Associates for setting up a 660-MW...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:49 IST
Washinton: The U.S. Federal Reserve Wednesday approved General Motor's financial arm GMAC Financial Services' request to become a bank holding...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:46 IST
No other year in recent times saw such wild mood swings in the Indian economy than 2008, which started on a strong note but ended on a weak wicket...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:43 IST
Tokyo: Japan is considering sending warships to the Gulf of Aden to join international efforts to combat piracy in the region, officials said...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:12 IST
Toronto: The Canadian economy shrank by 0.1 percent in October, confirming that the world's eighth largest economy is already in recession....more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:11 IST
Shimla: Dabur India, with business interest in healthcare, personal care and food products, has got the green signal from the Himachal Pradesh...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:08 IST
Kuala Lumpur: A German warship and helicopter Thursday succeeded in foiling an attempt by pirates to board an Egyptian bulk carrier travelling in...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:06 IST
New Delhi: Reliance Industries (RIL) Thursday commissioned its second refinery in Gujarat, which has a capacity to process 580,000 barrels of oil...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:04 IST
Ahmedabad: Inaugurating a festival as part of a project to develop the Kankaria lake front here, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi named a...more>>
Friday, 26 December 2008, 15:00 IST
Bangalore: Every year, Xmas season brings a sales bonanza for sellers, who will be all out there in the market with unprecedented offers during...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 19:17 IST
Kolkata: The modernization work of the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport here will be completed by May 2011, a senior official...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 18:04 IST
New Delhi: K. Chandramouli, a 1975 batch officer of the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) with Uttar Pradesh cadre, has been named the next...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 17:51 IST
New Delhi: Despite the global downturn slowing mergers and acquisitions (M&A), 20 such deals worth $9.15 billion took place in the country's...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 17:49 IST
Ahmedabad: It is bonanza time for the Gujarat government employees as the state cabinet Wednesday decided to implement the Sixth Pay Commission...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 17:45 IST
New Delhi: In a bid to help the economy tackle the global financial meltdown, the government is expected to come out with its second stimulus...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 17:37 IST
New Delhi: Toyota's Innova and Corolla Altis models will be costlier by ucostlier next month, the Japanese auto major said Wednesday. A company...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 17:32 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: The impact of the global economic crisis on Kerala would depend on what happens in the Middle Eastern economies, said a report...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 17:28 IST
New Delhi: Reliance Infrastructure, an Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG) company, is a sole bidder for a Rs.26.76-billion (Rs.2,676-crore)...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 17:26 IST
The ban on mobile phones that have no identification number, also called International Mobile Equipment Identity or IMEI number, is too little, too...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 17:19 IST
Bangalore: "As current recession takes a big toll on Indian IT companies, slashing down the unnecessary expenses and simplifying the complex...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 01:15 IST
Kolkata: Emerging IT companies in the U.S. could drive India's software services exports, with the second quarter of the next fiscal (2009-2010)...more>>
Thursday, 25 December 2008, 00:23 IST
New Delhi: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Wednesday said the design for Chandrayaan II has been completed and it will be launched by...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:36 IST
Kolkata: Despite the downturn affecting exports, India expects IT export to touch $58 billion by the end of the current fiscal. Out of the total...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:30 IST
Toronto: Professionals and degree-holders seeking immigration to Canada, beware! The number of degree-holder immigrants, including doctors and...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:28 IST
Toronto: With the Canadian finance minister blaming them for not giving enough loans to stimulate the economy and issuing an ultimatum, major banks...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:24 IST
Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh government is promoting farming inside modern greenhouses called polyhouses to improve the earning potential of...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:22 IST
Moscow: The headquarters of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) will be set up in Doha, the capital of Qatar, the country's deputy prime...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:20 IST
Mumbai: A senior member of the Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council Tuesday said there was more room for rate cuts by the end of this...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:20 IST
Patna: A Vadodara-based firm will prepare the master plan for the new capital area to develop Patna as a metropolitan city, a senior official said...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:17 IST
New Delhi: Winsome Textile Industries chairman Satish Bagrodia Wednesday formally took charge as the president of the PHD Chamber of Commerce and...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:13 IST
Bangalore: Though most of the businesses would continue cutting their IT budgets in 2009, analysts believe that companies in online software,...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:12 IST
Beijing: The deepening global economic crisis, weakened investment and difficulties in industrial production have affected the Chinese economy in a...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:11 IST
Mumbai: Financial Technologies (FT), an exchange-empanelled software vendor who provides software to access the cash and derivatives segment on...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:11 IST
New Delhi: State-owned power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has bagged two orders worth Rs.21 billion (Rs.2,100 crore) from...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:10 IST
Bangalore: The Mumbai based private carrier Jet Airways is planning to garner $500 million as a medium-term loan from Singapore-based DBS Bank....more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:08 IST
California: Solarflare Communications, a provider of standards-compliant 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) silicon, has secured a new $32 million round...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 23:07 IST
Mumbai: Oracle Financial Services Software is now taking various steps to cut down its employee costs. The company has been trimming its costs and...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 19:38 IST
Mumbai: Yahoo India has decided not to freeze hiring and is expected to continue its recruitment plans as earlier. The specific numbers that the...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 19:34 IST
New Delhi: Civic infrastructure, including roads, storm water drains, street lighting, effluent treatment and parking facilities, in 13 industrial...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 17:17 IST
Washington: U.S. president-elect Barack Obama will be sworn into office with the same Bible that Abraham Lincoln used for his oath taking ceremony...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 17:15 IST
New Delhi: Job losses in India will continue into the next year due to the global slowdown, but it will be at "minimum" levels, a top government...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 16:59 IST
Bangalore: Despite the doomed economic outlook, notebook shipments have surpassed shipments of desktops for the first time in the third quarter,...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 16:48 IST
Bangalore: The speculations on the Citigroup\'s shaky fate has unveiled a new turn with India\'s second largest IT bellwether Wipro Technologies...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 16:46 IST
New Delhi: Satyam Computers' cup of woes seems to be overflowing, with news surfacing Tuesday that the software vendor has been debarred by the...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 16:43 IST
Hyderabad: Satyam Computer Services Maytas $1.6 billion or Rs 7, 568 crore deal has not fully been signed off. As only $1.3 billion worth deal...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 16:24 IST
London: Sapat, an Indian tea company, is eyeing Whittard of Chelsea, an upmarket British tea and coffee retailer that is reported to be on the...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 15:58 IST
New Delhi: UTV Software Communications Tuesday temporarily deferred all deals with Pakistan in an endeavour to support the Indian government in...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 15:58 IST
Chennai: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) will investigate the origin of the 'issue open offer' advisory, dated Dec 19, sent under...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 15:56 IST
Bangalore: Hewlett-Packard (HP) has announced its entry in the Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) market by launching three models namely, T1000v...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 15:52 IST
Kochi (Kerala): The two day "Ente Naadu", billed as a platform for the Kerala diaspora to invest in tourism projects in the state, has attracted a...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 15:02 IST
New Delhi: India's aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Tuesday asked airlines to adhere to its guidelines while flying...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 15:00 IST
New Delhi: Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed Tuesday said his country was a model for bringing democracy into an Islamic nation. The...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 14:57 IST
Ahmedabad: With Dec 24 being celebrated as National Consumer Day, Gujarat will get a toll free number, 1800 233 0222, to help consumers get free...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 14:56 IST
London: The British economy slowed down faster in the third quarter of 2008 than previously estimated, official figures showed Tuesday. The...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 14:55 IST
Brussels: The the European Commission, executive arm of the European Union (EU), Tuesday pledged food aid totalling 12.4 million euros ($17.3...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 14:54 IST
Washington: An innovative imaging technology, tiny enough to fit into a cell phone, could monitor HIV and malaria in remote locations or spread of...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 14:51 IST
New Delhi: Successful bidders for spectrum allocation for third generation (3G) telecom services will also be eligible for second generation (2G)...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 14:47 IST
Delhi: Avnet technology solutions, distributors of electronic components, computer products and embedded technology, joined Juniper Networks'...more>>
Wednesday, 24 December 2008, 00:16 IST
New Delhi: Moser Baer has named Rajiv Arya as the new Chief Executive Officer of its solar photovoltaic business. Arya has been with Moser Baer...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 23:56 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets were subdued Tuesday, with a key index losing 2.43 percent (provisionally) over Monday's close. The sensitive...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 23:19 IST
California: Provigent, a provider of System-on-a-Chip (SoC) solutions for the Broadband Wireless Transmission market, has closed a fifth-round of...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 23:10 IST
Bangalore: Haryana based real estate firm, Unitech is planning to sell 10 percent of its stakes to raise nearly $350 million. The total fund...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 23:10 IST
New Delhi: India must be prepared to face a lower growth of seven percent this fiscal on account of the impact of global slowdown, Minister of...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 22:54 IST
Bangalore: The sliding economy has bruised the Indian auto industry with sales dipping and many joint ventures being put on hold. "The complete...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 22:46 IST
New Delhi: In what may be a remarkable development in real time exercises like disaster management and military operations, India will launch...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 22:36 IST
Agartala: Over 1,700 insurance employees in the northeast went on strike Tuesday as part of a nationwide protest against the government's move to...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 22:22 IST
Bangalore: Retail chain Cafe Coffee Day has opened a 'square' in the heart of India's IT hub, across the evergreen Cubbon Park, to give a flavour...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 22:19 IST
Hong Kong: Five hundred employees at Asia's biggest casino resort, the Venetian Macao, have been laid off as the global slump hits betting...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 22:08 IST
New Delhi: The government will soon come out with a policy on Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO), a senior official of the Department Of...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 22:02 IST
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia is to retrench at least 4,749 workers, mostly from the electronics sector, that has a large number of technical personnel...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 22:00 IST
Shimla: Reliance Energy has once again moved the Himachal Pradesh High Court challenging the decision of the state government to allow Brakel Corp...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 21:57 IST
Washington: Nothing seems to be affected to the organizations' policy on their reward to the top level employees amid the financial crunch. Banks...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 21:54 IST
Bangalore: Suffering to counter the economic slump, Indian IT majors are now reducing the number of onsite work force as many major customers tend...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 21:52 IST
Bangalore: "It is very important to make the right decisions by leveraging from the options available. I just made sure that I acquired an AMD,"...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 21:52 IST
Bangalore: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Infosys, the Indian IT players has ample opportunities to gain from the merger between Westpac...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 21:51 IST
Mumbai: As an aftermath of the recent undersea cable disaster, IT firms and enterprises may have to put more cash on loose to ensure disruption...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 21:51 IST
New Delhi: Successful bidders for spectrum allocation for third generation (3G) telecom services will also be eligible to get spectrum space for...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 21:51 IST
Mumbai: Invest Northern Ireland, the agency responsible for economic development in Northern Ireland - one of the four constituent countries within...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 20:12 IST
Chennai: The panacea to the plunging levels of faculty that affect the working of the premier institutions of the country, the Indian Institute of...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 18:19 IST
Mumbai: Global economic downturn has hit hardly on big companies with international presence than on small domestic companies. It is large...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 18:11 IST
Mumbai: The retrenchment saga has unveiled the inventive side of the Indian firms with each of them designing innovative ways to cut cost without...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 17:31 IST
Chennai: To offset the economic downturn, recruitment firms are now moving on to not-for-profit and SME arena (small and medium enterprises) as IT...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 17:30 IST
New Delhi: Expats eyeing Indian firms for employment may face disappointment if firms reconsider recruiting them as an aftermath of the new norms...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 16:49 IST
New Delhi: Indian security forces need to effectively implement and use geospatial technology for targeted counter-terrorism operations, as it...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 16:47 IST
Mumbai: The IT spends in the Indian logistics industry will grow to approximately Rs. 1,000 crores ($200 Million) from the existing Rs. 400 crores...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 16:43 IST
Washington: Two crew members aboard the International Space Station (ISS) began a space walk late Monday to collect science experiments attached to...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 16:33 IST
London: Bric economies will continue to grow over the current global financial crisis, paving the way for major shifts in global capital over the...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 15:47 IST
London: The British government has decided to bail out stricken Tata-owned automakers Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) to the tune of tens of millions of...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 15:47 IST
New Delhi: The government will not take a decision on further reduction in fuel and cooking gas prices soon, a senior petroleum ministry official...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 15:46 IST
New Delhi: Indian air operators are unwilling to cut fares until the government brings aviation turbine fuel (ATF) under the "declared goods"...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 15:44 IST
Bangalore: Companies are increasingly taking to cloud computing to manage the increasing computing needs of the growing workforce, at a lower cost....more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 15:43 IST
Hong Kong: Hong Kong shares fell back through the 15,000-point barrier Monday, shedding more than three percent in their second straight day of...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 14:59 IST
Chennai: India's rich and celebrities will soon get an exclusive matrimony site. Consim Info Pvt Ltd, formerly known as BharatMatrimony group,...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 14:58 IST
Jaipur: Oil explorer Cairn India has made an oil and gas discovery in Rajasthan's Barmer district, over 480 km from here, it said Monday. "The...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 14:57 IST
Kolkata: Non-banking financial services firm Peerless General Finance and Investment Co. Monday announced that it has got the preliminary...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 14:56 IST
New Delhi: Three state-owned banks - Bank of India, Bank of Baroda and Canara Bank - took the cue from leader State Bank of India (SBI) to cut...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 14:51 IST
Kochi: The Rs.15-billion ($375-million) IT park, Smart City Kochi, will request the state government to see that it gets special economic zone...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 14:50 IST
Chennai: Around 150,000 public sector insurance employees will strike work Tuesday, protesting against the government's move to amend the Insurance...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 14:47 IST
New York: U.S. stocks fell Monday amid concerns of a gloomy outlook for fourth-quarter corporate earnings, the future of the car industry and...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 14:45 IST
Mumbai: The department of telecom (DoT) has asked telecom operators to disconnect handsets that do not have an international mobile equipment...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 02:00 IST
Chennai: The competency of the Indian Institutes of Technology can play a major role in changing India. "But they must be more practical," said...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 01:04 IST
Kolkata: The Indian leather industry is shrinking due to the global economic meltdown. Leading players fear a 25-30 percent drop in exports and job...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 00:14 IST
New Delhi: Amid reports of lay-offs by the corporate sector in the wake of economic slowdown, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has scheduled a meeting...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 00:11 IST
New Delhi:Exercising restraint seems to be the operating policy of most small and medium (SME) IT companies operating in India in the wake of he...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 00:10 IST
Mumbai: With positive cues from their Asian peers, Indian equities opened on a positive note during the penultimate trading week for 2009 beginning...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 00:02 IST
Bethesda: Overture Technologies, which provides solutions that enable accurate lending processes, has closed $6 million in series C funding led by...more>>
Tuesday, 23 December 2008, 00:00 IST
New Delhi: India will hold the next set of auctions to award exploration and production contracts for hydrocarbon assets in the country during the...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:53 IST
Tokyo: Stocks in Tokyo opened stronger Monday after the US announced to guarantee emergency loans to ailing U.S. automakers. Buoyed also by a...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:49 IST
Bangalore: The Indian arm of the Singapore-based Nalanda Capital has picked up 1.78 percent stake in Kalanidhi Maran's Tamil Nadu based Sun TV...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:46 IST
New Delhi: With a significant increase in both the production and off-take of cement in India, the government has lifted the export ban on the...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:45 IST
New Delhi: Oil secretary R.S. Pandey Monday described the current drop in oil prices as a short-term phenomenon, and said prices would definitely...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:36 IST
New Delhi: India's largest oil explorer, Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), is finding it difficult to make ends meet because of the low ruling...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:27 IST
Chennai: City-based Rs.15.25-billion BGR Energy Systems Ltd has inked a technology transfer agreement with Italian firm TME SpA Termomeccanica...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:24 IST
Surat: Most closed diamond polishing units here, which had been closed for over a month, are likely to resume operations by Tuesday, a senior...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:21 IST
Dubai: The Middle East and North Africa have become one of the most dynamic emerging markets for satellite broadcast, according to a new study....more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:17 IST
Chennai: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), an Indian software services and consulting company will now be hiring computer science PhDs from the...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:16 IST
New Delhi: It's not just graduates and IT professionals who are feeling the effects of the economic slowdown. Job portals are feeling the heat of...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:15 IST
Berlin: German memory-chip company Qimonda has received a 325-million-euro rescue package by its parent company Infineon, the regional government,...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:15 IST
Dubai: The Middle East and North Africa have become one of the most dynamic emerging markets for satellite broadcast, according to a new study....more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 23:01 IST
Bangalore: Brocade has completed its acquisition of Foundry Networks, a performance and total solutions player for network switching and routing...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 20:24 IST
Bangalore: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has asked the Indian scientists to do more to keep pace with China and Japan who have surpassed it in...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 19:18 IST
Bangalore: Those who went to foreign universities and graduated there in the hope for securing a better future are now moving back to India for a...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 19:01 IST
Bangalore: Forced leave has gained momentum as a new retrenchment method, with companies resorting to mandatory unpaid leaves for the employees to...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 18:55 IST
Rampur (Uttar Pradesh): Website Google Earth was used by Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists to plan their attack on the paramilitary Central Reserve...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 18:47 IST
New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said the role of technology in supporting India's counter terrorism and internal security efforts...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 18:11 IST
New Delhi: Coming days will bring more bad news for job seekers as still worsening economic downturn may cause a further fall in hiring. Decline in...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 17:31 IST
Pune: Real estate sector in India is currently facing a hard time. If the trend continues for another six to eight months, 20 percent of the...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 17:06 IST
Chennai: India is destined to become the knowledge park of the world and the Indian government is geared to make this a reality, Prime Minister...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 16:36 IST
Bangalore: The W2M was successfully placed earlunday into geosynchronous transfer orbit, about 36,000 km above earth, 32 minutes after its lift-off...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 16:14 IST
New Delhi: The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) intends to start a dedicated TV Channel for science and technology Dec 23, an...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 16:14 IST
Bonn (Germany): A security hole has been discovered in the VLC Media Player, the German Federal Agency for Security in Information Technology (BSI)...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 16:13 IST
Chennai: At a time when the domestic software sector is going slow on hiring of personnel and expansion, the city-based Rs.11-billion Polaris...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 16:04 IST
New Delhi: Digital technology major Samsung India Friday announced its foray in the portable personal computer (PC) segment with a lineup of...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 16:03 IST
Shanghai: China Sunday announced a 10-point plan, including financial aid, to help Taiwan through the global economic crisis. The Industrial and...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 14:58 IST
Noida: Uttar Pradesh towns of Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad in the National Capital Region (NCR) remained without power for over 12 hours...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 14:57 IST
London: There is now a virtual tug-of-war between the British government on the one side and a group of Labour MPs, unions and the British...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 14:57 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac Sunday said the state will adopt a new business model where savings of small investors as...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 14:56 IST
Colombo: The launch plans of the Sri Lankan arm of leading Indian mobile operator, Bharti Airtel Lanka (Airtel), has reportedly been delayed as the...more>>
Monday, 22 December 2008, 14:39 IST
New Delhi: Here is a bad news again for employees as many companies are likely to move away from the planned salary hikes in 2009. Indicating...more>>
Saturday, 20 December 2008, 18:12 IST
Bangalore: Diversification is critical to the success of an organization. This was the unanimous verdict delivered at a panel discussion titled...more>>
Saturday, 20 December 2008, 01:05 IST
Mumbai: At a time when most of the companies find it hard to raise funds in the capital market due to financial crunch, the small firms could find...more>>
Saturday, 20 December 2008, 00:49 IST
New Delhi: Telesoft Technologies, a UK based provider of reliable and cost-effective Telecommunications, Monitoring, Homeland Security and...more>>
Saturday, 20 December 2008, 00:27 IST
Chennai: The merger and acquisition (M&A) regulations to be drafted by the Indian insurance regulator will aim at protecting the interests of...more>>
Saturday, 20 December 2008, 00:24 IST
Mumbai: Amid a rally at Indian equities markets, the Satyam scrip recovered somewhat Thursday, ending trade 7.15 percent higher than the previous...more>>
Saturday, 20 December 2008, 00:17 IST
Bangalore: Indian IT biggies like Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Wipro and Infosys will witness the worst time in almost 10 years in the quarter...more>>
Friday, 19 December 2008, 23:58 IST
Washington: A major U.S. provider of complete lifecycle services to the commercial nuclear industry, Shaw Group Inc, plans to join the largest-ever...more>>
Friday, 19 December 2008, 23:49 IST
London: After the USA and Japan, 3D television is set to enter Britain, with Sky TV announcing plans to introduce the third dimension on the small...more>>
Friday, 19 December 2008, 23:42 IST
Bangalore: Mumbai based non-banking financial company (NBFC), Tata Capital plans to raise $500 million as its first corpus of its private equity...more>>
Friday, 19 December 2008, 23:40 IST
Fremont: JackBe, a provider of enterprise mashup software, has announced that it has closed a $5 million round of funding and appointed software...more>>
Friday, 19 December 2008, 23:40 IST
Los Angeles: Image Metrics, a provider of facial animation solutions for the entertainment industry, has completed a $6.5 million series B round of...more>>
Friday, 19 December 2008, 23:40 IST