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Washington: The U.S. shuttle Endeavour has undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) ending its 12-day mission, which saw a record...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 17:08 IST
Sunnyvale: Vipin Jain cofounded Retrevo, the matchmaking service between consumers and electronics that simplifies people's relationship lifecycle...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:16 IST
Mumbai: Vardhman Textiles has signed a joint venture agreement with U.S. based American & Efird (A&E), a subsidiary of Ruddick, to manufacture and...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:11 IST
New Delhi: An Indian medical technology firm has configured a laptop that can do a heart scan, abdomen scan and even a pregnancy test while...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:05 IST
Colombo: Indian banking titan State Bank of India (SBI) hopes to do business of the order of $250 million in Sri Lanka in the coming three years....more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:05 IST
Mumbai: Due to a tightening of global liquidity markets, private equity fund raising for the real estate and infrastructure sectors has become...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:05 IST
New Delhi: Private equity players Lehman Brothers and Deutsche Bank will jointly invest $500 million in an SPV floated by Unitech, India's second...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:05 IST
New Delhi: In order to fund its new power projects in India, ETA Star India Projects, the Indian subsidiary of Dubai's ETA Star group with a...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:05 IST
Mumbai: Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has asked the bourses to do away with imposition of first day price bands in...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:05 IST
Chennai: Graduates and post-graduates of economics, a subject which is often perceived as archaic, are now in demand from investment banks,...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:05 IST
New Delhi: The cross border merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the Indian IT industry have seen a dip in terms of value this year by half...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:05 IST
Bangalore:"Though technology can boost the growth of the country, it cannot solve the social problems in India,"said Diane Greene President and...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 02:00 IST
Mumbai: Nortel, which delivers communications capabilities, has struck a $100 million GSM expansion deal with India's largest telecom service...more>>
Wednesday, 26 March 2008, 01:51 IST
Washington: The International Monetary Fund has announced that it would adopt measures to boost the transparency of sovereign wealth funds (SWFs)...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:34 IST
New Delhi: Two state-run financiers have joined hands to facilitate funding of renewable energy projects, said an official statement here Tuesday....more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Washington: The U.S. Federal Reserve Tuesday said it auctioned $50 billion in short-term loans to cash-strapped banks to combat a persistent credit...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Brasilia: The trade between Brazil and India totalled $3.12 billion in 2007, up 29.4 percent year-on-year, according to the ministry of...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Washington: After a year of consideration, the U.S. government has given its blessing to the merger of Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Lockwood International, a leading New Zealand-based wood construction company, has launched its first prefabricated wood houses in India...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Indian automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) will set up a $1 billion tractor plant in Tanzania while Tata Chemicals is firming up...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Max New York Life Insurance, one of India's leading insurance companies, strengthened its presence in Kerala by opening its...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Dubai: Thirty percent of the $2 billion foreign direct investment in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE has come from Indian companies,...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: A luxury villa designed by Giorgio Armani, an 18-hole golf course conceptualised by Greg Norman and skyscrapers with the FX Fowle touch...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 16:50 IST
Mumbai: The buyback of Reliance Energy's shares will commence from Tuesday. JM Financial Consultants Pvt Ltd, manager to the buyback of Reliance...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 16:50 IST
Kolkata: Global learning solutions major Aptech is all set to float a new joint venture (JV) company with its Chinese partner. "Our board has...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:51 IST
Gandhinagar: Gujarat has brought broadband connectivity to all village bodies so that "every household can avail the advantages of information...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:50 IST
Patna: The Bihar government plans to set up Frequency Modulation (FM) radio stations in schools across the state to make education more effective...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:50 IST
Ahmedabad: Australia-based Farnow Technologies has tied up with Gujarat's FieldMarshal group to invest nearly Rs.10 billion ($250 million) for...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:50 IST
Mumbai: Deputy chairman of the Planning Commission of India Montek Singh Ahluwalia has said small and medium enterprises (SME) hold the key to the...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:45 IST
Kozhikode: The time has come for India to take vital decisions to chart the course of further economic progress, according to C.K. Prahalad, noted...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:45 IST
Hyderabad: The new Rajiv Gandhi International Airport at Shamshabad near here began its commercial operations early Sunday when a Lufthansa flight...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:45 IST
London: After months of fevered speculation and several postponements, Tata Motors of India is finally set to become the new owners of two of the...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:45 IST
Mumbai: ICICI Bank on Monday said it had bought back and retired bonds with a face value of $50 million out of the $750 million bonds that were due...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:34 IST
Bangalore: British Telecome (BT), a global provider of communications solutions and services, has announced that it has completed the acquisition...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:32 IST
New Delhi: Lord Karan Bilimoria's Cobra Beer is mulling at least two more acquisitions of breweries in India as part of plans to invest some $50...more>>
Tuesday, 25 March 2008, 00:25 IST
Chennai: Even as a major trade union threatened mass action against Hyundai Motors here Monday, the Indian subsidiary of the South Korean...more>>
Monday, 24 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Monday issued notices to the central government and Indian Oil Corp (IOC) over their failure to take action against...more>>
Monday, 24 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: In future we may never have to wash our shirts, thanks to nanotechnology, and we may have nano-shoes that can absorb the shock of an...more>>
Monday, 24 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Cote D'Ivoire, a country that is gradually emerging out of a civil war, is increasingly looking at India to help build entrepreneurs out...more>>
Monday, 24 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday said that the government was committed to further development of nuclear energy, both as an...more>>
Monday, 24 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New York: As growing demand for clean water stretches the resources of even the developed world, scientists and engineers are turning to new...more>>
Monday, 24 March 2008, 18:25 IST
Beijing: The impact of the subprime crisis is likely to persist for two to three year before the US economy recovers, Nobel laureate US economist...more>>
Sunday, 23 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Rajkot: The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has begun procuring wheat from Rajkot agriculture market yard from Friday at the rate of Rs.200 per...more>>
Sunday, 23 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Tips Industries Limited, which released the action movie "Race" Friday, has joined with eBay, an online auction portal, to boost ticket...more>>
Sunday, 23 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Dubai: Gulf countries account for $43 billion of the $68 billion worth of new airport projects and expansions currently under way in the Middle...more>>
Sunday, 23 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Beijing: China should concentrate on exploring and creating areas of common interests with other countries in its economic diplomacy, experts at a...more>>
Sunday, 23 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Kozhikode: Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Friday visited the proposed site of a 78-acre information technology (IT) park here. Talking...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
New Delhi: The Indian government Thursday granted approvals to six special economic zones (SEZs), four of them in the IT-ITeS sector. The Board...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
Dubai: The information technology market in the Gulf is growing at a fast rate and is expected to be worth over $12 billion mark by 2011. "The...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
New Delhi: India's wholesale price index-based inflation rate soared to a 12-month high of 5.92 percent in the week ending March 8 against 5.11...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
Bhubaneswar: The Orissa government has decided to set up 'ready-made' centers for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the IT sector. Almost 98...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
Hyderabad: An estimate by the Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC) says that software exports are expected to post a...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
Bangalore: Though India's IT industry will feel the heat of the U.S. economy in recession, the outlook to the current situation should be one of...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
Hyderabad: With infrastructure in metro cities already overloaded, the central government proposes to develop new information technology investment...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh, which is consistently registering an IT growth rate above the national average, is poised to take IT development to...more>>
Saturday, 22 March 2008, 19:36 IST
Kozhikode, March 20 (IANS) The ailing Kerala government-owned Steel Complex Limited (SCL) will be managed by public sector behemoth Steel Authority...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:47 IST
New Delhi: Rejecting telecom regulator TRAI's recommendation to allow each GSM operator to bid only for five MHz of 3G spectrum, the department of...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:45 IST
Mumbai: Wealth management firm Merrill Lynch has invested close to Rs 300 crore ($75 million) to set up a joint venture company with the DRS Group,...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:45 IST
Brussels: Trade between the European Union and India has witnessed a sharp increase from 47 billion euros ($73 billion) in 2006 to 55.6 billion...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:45 IST
Washington: The U.S. has made every effort since the start of 2008 to keep the world's largest economy out of recession, but some quarters at home...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:27 IST
Mumbai: After Maybachs and RollsRoyces, the swish set in India is now displaying a fondness for luxury flying machines even if it means shelling...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:25 IST
London: ICICI Bank UK, a wholly-owned subsidiary of India's largest private sector bank, has opened its ninth British branch in Leeds, a large city...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:25 IST
Washington: Imagine a camera that sees the world through thousands of tiny lenses, each a miniature camera unto itself. Now stop imagining and...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:21 IST
Bangalore: The central government will provide Rs.8 million to state-run Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) for a pilot project to...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 23:16 IST
New Delhi: African small and medium enterprises (SMEs) need a complete overhauling of the system to become more organised and competitive, which it...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Kozhikode: With a majority of government-owned industries in Kerala sick, the state is trying to form joint ventures (JV) with central public...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 18:14 IST
New Delhi: Investments of Rs.673 billion ($16 billion) have been made in the newly notified special economic zones (SEZs), which provide jobs to...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 18:12 IST
Washington: Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have used nanotechnology to dramatically improve conversion between...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 18:06 IST
New Delhi: Opposing the Virgin Group's entry into mobile virtual network operators (MVNO) services in India, leading cell phone service operators...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 18:00 IST
Bangalore: California-based online video advertising service provider Jivox began India operations to launch its web-based service in the domestic...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 18:00 IST
New Delhi: Cochin International Airport (CIAL) plans to raise Rs 2,500 crore $625 million via an initial public offer slated anytime between April...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:09 IST
New Delhi: Baring Private Equity has picked up 12 percent stake in Mumbai-based brokerage firm Sharekhan in a deal worth Rs 240 crore (60 million)....more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:04 IST
Mumbai: Like IPOs, new fund offerings (NFO) also have witnessed a severe meltdown in their net asset values (NAV). Most NFOs launched in 2007 have...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:04 IST
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom is taking steps to ensure that all providers of Internet services strictly follow the prescribed encryption...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:04 IST
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry has issued the relevant executive order to make e-payment of direct taxes mandatory for corporates and tax audit...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:04 IST
Washington: The U.S. is seeking additional scientific, regulatory and technical collaboration with India as a means to improve healthcare outcomes...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:04 IST
Washington: The World Bank has approved a $600 million loan to the Power Grid Corporation of India to strengthen the country's electricity...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:04 IST
New Delhi: The core areas of India's infrastructure sector such as oil, power, cement and coal have witnessed a poor growth rate of 4.2 percent in...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:04 IST
Patna: A Mauritius based company plans to hire 500 youths from Industrial Training Institutes (ITI) in Bihar. The announcement comes a month...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 02:04 IST
Vadodara: Diamond Power Infrastructure has bagged a Rs.620 million rural electrification contract for erection and commissioning of distribution...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 01:49 IST
New York: Despite the general gloom in global equities markets, credit cards major Visa Thursday concluded the largest ever public offering in the...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 01:43 IST
New Delhi: India and Africa need to "shed inhibitions" and start exploring opportunities to realise maximum bilateral business and trade potential,...more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 01:39 IST
Bangalore: Mumbai based Maya Entertainment (MEL) is gearing up to create ripples in $900 million animation industry with its high-end projects....more>>
Friday, 21 March 2008, 01:31 IST
Kolkata: The Tea Board of India Thursday inked an agreement with the National Stock Exchange's (NSE) IT subsidiary, NSE-IT, to launch an...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: In an effort at equitable economic growth across the state, the Tamil Nadu government is encouraging industrial and IT investments in...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government, which has drawn flak from industries and households for power cuts, has decided to enhance its power generation...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government would buy 3,500 new buses in 2008-09, Finance Minister K. Anbazhagan said Thursday here. Presenting his third...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: The union cabinet Thursday gave its approval for funding 15 Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) operational flights at an estimated...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Pune: The Maharashtra government's decision to continue with octroi tax in all its major cities including Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur has upset the...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: The Reliance Dhirubhai Ambani Group is set to launch 20 TV channels in the country as part of its plans to expand the reach in the...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Sydney: India's leading winemaker Champagne Indage is set to buy Australian Vintage's Loxton winery for 60 million Australian dollars ($54.6...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Kozhikode: Amul ice-creams may bring the smile back on the face of vanilla farmers in Kerala as its producer, the Gujarat Cooperative Milk...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Singapore: Tourism in the Asia-Pacific region is forecast to soar with nearly 500 million visitors arriving by 2010, generating $4.6 trillion, an...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Essar Oil's proposal seeking interconnection with the Indian Oil Corp's (IOC) Salaya-Mathura trunk crude oil pipeline at Vadinar in...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Ranchi: The Jharkhand government has invited suggestions from industry before framing a policy to rehabilitate and resettle those people whose land...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Dubai: Leading Indian public sector bank, Bank of Baroda, will return to Bahrain this Sunday after a 15-year absence. The new wholesale branch...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government Thursday announced debt relief for the poor besides major tax exemptions and reductions in its nearly Rs.98...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: With the slogan "Chalo Africa", ministers and officials from African nations Thursday invited Indian firms to explore opportunities in...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: IndiGo, a low-fare domestic airline, was awarded "Best Low-Fare Carrier in India for the year 2007" by the Air Passengers Association of...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: The likely increase in the Tamil Nadu government's salary and pension bill from next fiscal is expected to eat into the revenue surplus,...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 19:30 IST
NewDelhi: "India has become a global hub of innovation. Innovation in mobile and communication technologies are now started penetrating into even...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 17:46 IST
Chennai: India's nano-technology destination was outlined Wednesday at an annual conclave here with experts announcing that Japan will become a...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 17:29 IST
Mumbai: Warren Buffet-promoted private jet company NetJets is entering India to tap the fast-growing market here, said its executive vice president...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 17:28 IST
New York: Yahoo! looked to a bright future over the next three years to bolster its argument that it is worth more than what Microsoft offered, but...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 17:27 IST
New York: The government of India must pay $42.4 million to the New York City in pending property taxes after a federal judge ruled that diplomatic...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 17:24 IST
Gandhinagar: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has taken up more space in an infotech park near this Gujarat capital, it was announced on Wednesday....more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 17:24 IST
Bangalore: Global auto major Ford Motor Company (FMC) will invest an additional $500 million over the next two years to expand its Indian...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 17:23 IST
Hyderabad: WaterHealth India, a subsidiary of WaterHealth International Inc, Wednesday launched a WaterHealth centre at L.V. Prasad Eye Institute...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 16:21 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Hindustan Latex Ltd (HLL), a public sector undertaking under the union health and family welfare ministry, and Acumen Fund, a...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 16:21 IST
Bhopal: The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani group is setting up a cement unit in Madhya Pradesh for which 1,306 acres of land has been allotted by...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 16:21 IST
Chennai: City-based Technology Frontiers (I) (TFPL) is targeting growing malls and retail chains for its digital kiosks, said a top official here....more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 16:21 IST
Bangalore: Biotechnology firm Biocon's chairperson Kiran Mazumdar Shaw late Tuesday unveiled a radiology training centre at Teleradiology Solutions...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 16:21 IST
New Delhi: General Motors will launch a second small car in India in the next two years. The company is looking at emerging markets to make up for...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 16:21 IST
Kochi: Frameboxx, one of India's fastest growing and leading animation and visual effects training brand, is expanding its presence in the southern...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 16:21 IST
New Delhi: Osian's Connoisseurs of Art, a company founded by Neville Tuli, is selling approximately 9.4 percent stake to Abraaj Capital, Dubai...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:38 IST
New Delhi: India's IT sector is not fearing any job losses due to the global economic slowdown, said Shakeel Ahmad, Minister of State for...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:30 IST
Mumbai: Cairn India has raised Rs 2,534.6 crore ($625 million) through private placements of shares with Petronas and Orient Global Tamarind Fund....more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:30 IST
Bangalore: Indian IT services companies, who were hitherto shy of high-decibel marketing, are now talking of multi-million dollar spends to get a...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:30 IST
Billerica: Luminus Devices, a developer and manufacturer of PhlatLight (Photonic Lattice) LED products for a wide variety of display and...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:30 IST
New Delhi: India's markets watchdog is probing alleged insider trading in the shares of the Gujarat based Reliance Petroleum, which belongs to the...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:30 IST
New Delhi: The economic and social climate in India is highly conducive for pay-TV industry to flourish, but the sector is under-performing and is...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:30 IST
Mumbai: ADAG-promoted Adlabs Films Ltd has decided to raise $666,339 (Rs.27.13 million) through issuance of Zero Coupon Foreign Currency...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:30 IST
Mumbai: Tata BP Solar, a joint venture between Tata Power and BP Solar, has signed an agreement with Calyon Bank (Credit Agricole CIB) and BNP...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 02:30 IST
New Delhi: The initial public offering (IPO) of the national carrier Air India would be floated only after a performance evaluation, Civil Aviation...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 01:35 IST
Chennai: Sical Iron Ore Terminals Limited (SIOT) promoting the 12 million tonne per annum (tpa) iron ore terminal at Ennore Port here has achieved...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 01:33 IST
Bangalore: PacNet, a leading telecom services provider, formed by the operational merger of Asia Netcom and Pacific Internet, has reiterated it's...more>>
Thursday, 20 March 2008, 01:25 IST
New York: A group of Indian workers who claim to have broken a human trafficking chain in the US Tuesday began a march from New Orleans to...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:42 IST
New Delhi: Civil aviation officials of India and China concluded the first round of discussions here Wednesday evening as part of the two-day talks...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: India and a group of African nations Wednesday affirmed greater thrust on strengthening the bilateral economic ties by expanding both...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Minister of Labour and Employment Oscar Fernandes Wednesday told the Rajya Sabha that Indian workers were in great demand in both...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) has been voted the "best airport in public-private partnership" for 2007 in an...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Washington: India is the top receiver of remittances from abroad in 2007, followed by China and Mexico, according to the World Bank's Migration and...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:30 IST
San Francisco: Microsoft released its first major update to its Windows Vista operating system Wednesday, prompting a flood of complaints from...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: The Sun Network group, which is targeting revenues of Rs.1 billion ($25 million) from its FM radio operations by 2010, is launching two...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Wellington: The current financial crisis is the worst the world has seen since the Great Depression of the 1930s and the U.S. Federal Reserve move...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 19:30 IST
London: Tata Motors has secured a $3 billion loan from Citigroup and J.P. Morgan Chase to finance its intended purchase of the British marques...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 16:54 IST
New Delhi: The Planning Commission Tuesday approved Rs.17.37 billion as plan outlay for Goa for 2008-09 during a meeting with Chief Minister...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 16:51 IST
New Delhi: Indian telecom operators Tuesday decried the industry regulator's move to impose monetary penalties for unsolicited telemarketing calls...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 16:51 IST
Mumbai: Software major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has opened its North America delivery centre, TCS Seven Hills Park, in Milford, Ohio, the...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 16:49 IST
California: Five9, an on-demand call center solutions company, today announced the completion of $12 million in equity funding from leading...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
New Delhi: Despite warming Sino-Indian ties after the Beijing visit of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, yet another Chinese firm has been denied...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
New Delhi: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Monday announced stricter measures for the telecom operators who have failed to rein in...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
Mumbai: The Government of India may pass a research and intellectual property-related (IP) Bill that seeks to empower Government-funded...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
Green IT consulting market is set to reach $4.8 billion by 2013 as companies across the world grapple with expanding carbon footprints, spiraling...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
New Delhi: It is estimated that the Indian entertainment and media industry is set to touch Rs 1,15,700 crore ($28.9 billion) by 2012 with a...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
New Delhi: IT and BPO companies are stepping up their demand for space in Special Economic Zones (SEZ), barely a fortnight after the Budget ducked...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
Kochi: The Chief Minister of Kerala, V.S. Achuthanandan said the State Government has decided to acquire 507 acres of land near the Technopark in...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
Kolkata: West Bengal, where the IT and ITeS sector is growing at a galloping 71 percent, is gearing up to develop an alternative IT hub near here...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh announced Saturday that his government would spend Rs.15 billion ($370.8 million) to improve...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 02:03 IST
Mumbai: South Africa is all set to lure the BPO and IT industry from India to its backyard, as majority of the natives feel that "Europeans and...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 01:56 IST
Mumbai: Pune-based airline software solutions provider Kale Consultants has inked an agreement with northern Europe's leading cargo carrier Finnair...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 01:49 IST
Mumbai: Construction major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has bagged a contract valued at 28 million euro ($44.13 million or Rs.1.70 billion) from China, to...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 01:49 IST
New Delhi: Pepsi will be the official beverage of the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) for five years and the deal with the soft drink giant...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 01:27 IST
Bangalore: IBM has announced that researchers at IBM's India Research Laboratory have developed an advanced software technology that uses...more>>
Wednesday, 19 March 2008, 01:27 IST
Bangalore: Former Karnataka chief minister S.M. Krishna on Tuesday lamented that Infosys Technologies chief mentor N.R. Narayana Murthy was treated...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Private power project developer Indiabulls Power Services Ltd has won Chhattisgarh's electricity tariff bidding race to build a 1,600 MW...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Maharashtra is poised to record a 9 percent growth rate in 2007-08 as compared to the national economy's growth at 8.7 percent during the...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Washington: The U.S. Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate by 0.75 points to 2.25 percent Tuesday, the latest of a series of dramatic...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Mounting losses have forced Italian carrier Alitalia to pull out from India and China even as global carriers are spreading their wings...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Ahead of the India Africa Forum summit in April, Ghana on Tuesday backed India for a permanent UN Security Council seat and launched a...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: Signet Solar, manufacturer of silicon thin film photovoltaic (PV) modules, will invest Rs.20 billion to locate its first manufacturing...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 17:45 IST
New Delhi: State-owned power equipment manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) will supply equipment worth Rs.20.3 billion ($507.5 million) to...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 17:44 IST
Mumbai: IT service company Tech Mahindra (TML) has signed a five-year deal worth $350 million (Rs.14 billion) with the UK based British Telecom...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 17:43 IST
New Delhi: The central government plans to further rationalise the mega power policy to encourage power generation capacity addition, said union...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 17:43 IST
Hyderabad: Global technology solutions provider Infotech Enterprises on Monday announced that it has signed a new multi-year contract with digital...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 17:37 IST
Washington: If your search for information on the Web starts and ends with Google, Yahoo, or MSN, you're missing out. Sure, you can use the big...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 17:36 IST
Bad Salzuflen: March 18 (DPA) Most surfers get annoyed when they fall for fake or fictional news on the web. Some web users thrive on that kind of...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 17:35 IST
Ranchi: City-based Heavy Engineering (HEC) is all set to win an expansion contract worth Rs.7.7 billion ($189 million) from Rourkela Steel Plant...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 16:33 IST
New York: Only the Dow Jones index was in positive territory Monday after a dramatic weekend intervention by the US central bank in financial...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 16:19 IST
Bangalore: Ranjan Singh cofounded isango!, a provider of travel experiences on the internet has received $8 million in investment to fund its next...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:49 IST
Bangalore: MokshaYug Access (MYA), a rural infrastructure and services company announced its funding at $2 million (Rs. 8.35 crores) from Unitus...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:48 IST
Fremont, California: Sanjay Malhotra founded Oorja Protonics, a California based start-up developing fuel cell systems that run on alcohols like...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:47 IST
San Francisco: Senior executives from Microsoft and Yahoo met for the first time this week to discuss Microsoft's takeover offer for the internet...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:43 IST
New Delhi: India can lead the world in development of renewable energy and other new technologies in the fight against climate change, former US...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:43 IST
New York: Indian professionals in the U.S. truly make India proud, but the statistics quoted in parliament to highlight their contributions are...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:43 IST
Melbourne: India based global integrated technology and operations company iGATE Global Solutions will be investing $1.8 million and creating up to...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:43 IST
New Delhi: Finance Minister P. Chidambaram has cleared foreign investment proposals worth Rs.15.26 billion ($375 million), which includes one from...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:43 IST
Mumbai: Being cautious on volatile markets, Indian developers Indiabulls Real Estate and Unitech have put on hold their plans for initial public...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:43 IST
Chennai: Laptop makers are letting no opportunity go off when it comes to selling their wares. A newsletter from AdEx India, a division of TAM...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 01:43 IST
Rio De Janeiro: Brazil and Germany have signed an agreement to develop a night-vision radar satellite to monitor the Amazon region, the National...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 00:35 IST
Sangli: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will consider the plight of farmers in Vidarbha and Marathwada regions of Maharashtra who have not benefited...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 00:17 IST
London: Britain will try and make it easier for temporary IT and other workers to come and work in the country, the Home Office was quoted as...more>>
Tuesday, 18 March 2008, 00:17 IST
Ahmedabad: Detergent maker Nirma is on track to gain control of the city-based packing industry major Shree Rama Multi Tech (SRMTL), said...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: The government will take all possible steps to ensure momentum of high growth is maintained and inflation is kept under check, Finance...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Srinagar: Union Minister of State for Industries Jairam Ramesh said here Monday that the trans-Line of control (LOC) trade would only start after...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: Leading IT firm Cades will provide engineering services to Fokker Elmo BV, the Netherlands-based specialist in electrical...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: China Eastern Airlines plans to add one more flight to its four flights a week on the Delhi-Beijing route this summer. The airline is...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Credit rating agency ICRA Ltd will now issue ratings to the loans and other exposures made by Central Bank of India. ICRA (Investment...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Indian businessmen have voiced concern that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is unlikely lower interest rates as inflation rate soared to...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 18:43 IST
New Delhi: Finnish stainless steel maker Outokumpu Oyj plans to invest 30 million euros (Rs.1.65 billion) over a period of two years to build a...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 18:42 IST
Raipur: Long delayed by protests over land acquisition, Tata Steel's 5 million tonne steel plant project in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region is now...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 18:41 IST
Chennai: The central government was concerned over the one percent fall in the number of workers in the organised sector, Minister of State for...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 18:40 IST
Pune: An online auction of Indian contemporary art, first in 2008, reported a sale of over $7.15 million (Rs.286 million) against a target of $5.1...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 18:40 IST
New Delhi: Tyre makers and automobile component manufacturers are now venturing into uncharted territory of aircraft components production....more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 18:39 IST
St Petersburg: The Indian automotive industry is all set to enter the Russian market now to make its mark against the backdrop of growing bilateral...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 18:38 IST
Washington: India has rejected allegations made in a US court that an official from its embassy in Washington had joined in a conspiracy with an...more>>
Monday, 17 March 2008, 18:36 IST
New Delhi: The advent of Internet has emerged as a new threat as overseas agencies are posting advertisements for sex determination services and...more>>
Sunday, 16 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Dubai: Mediaedge:cia (MEC), a leading multinational media buying and selling agency, has appointed an Indian, Bhaskar Khaund, as head of its newly...more>>
Sunday, 16 March 2008, 19:30 IST
Patna: The government has sought funds from the World Bank to build all weather rural roads to provide connectivity to villages in the five...more>>
Sunday, 16 March 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: The Indian Railways could be in for some legal and political trouble as the Supreme Court has expressed the hope that parliament would...more>>
Sunday, 16 March 2008, 19:30 IST