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Ahmedabad: A modern airport terminal built at a cost of Rs.140 million was inaugurated at Porbandar by Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel on...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 03:04 IST
New Delhi: British property developers are now looking to promote and sell Britain as a viable and stable real estate market to the Indian...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 03:04 IST
New Delhi: The government today said it plans to set up a Centre for Communication Security Research and Monitoring to help security agencies...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 03:04 IST
New Delhi: As per a recent study conducted by ASSOCHAM, highest body of the Chambers of Commerce of India, despite the U.S. slowdown and rupee...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 03:04 IST
Washington: Despite its economic and technological advancement, the U.S lags behind many developed countries when it comes to the high speed...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:44 IST
New York: Internet company Yahoo! Corp has got a boost in its negotiations with Microsoft, reporting a tripling in earnings in the first quarter...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:44 IST
Mumbai: After six consecutive days of gaining rally, the Indian equities market Wednesday closed in red in volatile trade. With mixed cues from...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:44 IST
Bangalore: GemStone Systems, a provider of Enterprise Data Fabric, and Talentain Technologies, a company that specializes in building enterprise...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:44 IST
New Delhi: More than half of the total initial public offerings (IPOs) listed on BSE and NSE in the last two years are trading below their offer...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:44 IST
Mumbai: Seeking a re-entry into India's booming cellular market U.S. telecom company AT&T may buy out Malaysia's Maxis Communications' 74 percent...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:44 IST
Brussels: The European Union (EU) has emerged as the largest importer of Indian marine products, accounting for 34 percent of the exports by value,...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:39 IST
Mumbai: Leading optical fibre provider Sterlite Technologies Ltd Thursday said it had won three contracts worth Rs.2.96 billion from the Power Grid...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:20 IST
London: Television sets and DVD players often malfunction when increasingly large flow of data swamp their inbuilt chips and software. Dutch...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:17 IST
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian Indian Senator T. Murugiah has been appointed a deputy minister in the government. Murugiah heads the Peoples...more>>
Friday, 25 April 2008, 01:17 IST
New Delhi: European aerospace and defence conglomerate EADS has upped the ante for a $10 billion Indian Air Force (IAF) order for 126 combat jets,...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Despite major challenges facing the US economy, a pick-up will be seen in the second half of 2008 thanks to the $150 billion bailout...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar Thursday warned against complacency in food grain production and stressed the need for continuous...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: India's leading GSM mobile operator Idea Cellular has posted a net profit of Rs.10.42 billion ($260.5 million) for 2007-08 as compared to...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: India's HDFC Bank Ltd posted a net profit of Rs.15.95 billion ($398.7 million) for 2007-08 as compared to Rs.11.5 billion of the previous...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Ahmedabad: Hindustan Zinc (HZL), a subsidiary of Sterlite Industries, Thursday announced its Rs.36 billion ($900 million) expansion projects,...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: EID Parry (India) Ltd, which is set to raise 111 million euros ($175.7 million) from a sellout deal, is planning to make huge investment...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: The government will introduce auctioning of coal mining blocks for captive use through competitive bidding under a new law. The...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Leading private carrier Jet Airways has signed a framework agreement with Bangalore International Airport (BIAL) for sub-leasing land to...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Singapore: Backing India's position in climate change negotiations, Georg Kell, executive director of the UN body Global Compact, has said emerging...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Sydney: There is good news for thousands of Indians studying in Australia as changes to the visa system, coming into effect Saturday, will give...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: Villoo Morawala Patell, founder-chairperson of India's leading life sciences firm Avesthagen Ltd, was late Wednesday honoured with a top...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Beijing: A senior Chinese official Thursday called on the international community to evolve a mechanism for technology development and transfer to...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Singapore: Global negotiations on tackling climate change are stuck because countries keep saying 'if you don't move, I don't move'. Instead, they...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Ahmedabad: Global textile and chemical firm GHCL Ltd, formerly Gujarat Heavy Chemicals Ltd, is set to restructure its US home textile business and...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: The country's largest small car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki has posted a net profit of Rs.17.89 billion for the financial year 2008 as...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Ranchi: The Jharkhand postal department will set up Pragya Kendras (common service centres) to help villagers seeking information about various...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Beijing: China has overtaken the U.S. and now has some 221 million web users - the world's largest Internet using population. The number was 210...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala's State Bank of Travancore (SBT) is to open a representative office in Dubai in three months' time, according to a...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Despite a high growth in Indian economy, both employment and business outlook in this country was hit by the global meltdown. Staffing...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 18:25 IST
Chennai: The U.S. is all for helping India expand its renewable energy share, a top US official said here Wednesday, stressing on the importance of...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 18:19 IST
Singapore: Computer makers are experiencing a bull run in Asia with PC sales climbing 19 percent in the first quarter of the year, research firm...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 18:14 IST
New Delhi: Indicating a move that will bring much cheer to the armed forces, the government said Wednesday it was examining whether military...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 18:14 IST
Mumbai: State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest scheduled commercial bank, will provision $10 million to account for the notional losses...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 18:11 IST
New Delhi: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has joined hands with the US's National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 18:11 IST
New York: At the first Citigroup shareholders meeting here with Vikram Pandit as chief executive, the board of directors was re-elected but was...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 18:11 IST
Sriperumbudur: Computer manufacturer Dell Tuesday said the company would give more thrust to the laptop segment to achive a higher growth rate in...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
New Delhi: Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As) of telecom licensees would not be allowed if the number of service providers falls below four after any...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Bokaro: Union Steel Minister Ram Vilas Paswan Tuesday announced plans to set up a greenfield steel plant with 12 million ton capacity in Jharkhand...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Mumbai: India's Reliance Retail (RRL) has entered a joint venture (JV) with U.S. based Office Depot, a global provider of office products and...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Mumbai: Two of the world's leading real estate retail management services - New York-based Jones LangSalle Incorporated (JLI) and Australia's...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Bangalore: Ipanema Technologies, a player in application traffic management systems for wide area networks, has announced that Cable&Wireless will...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Seoul: Samsung Group chairperson Lee Kun Hee Tuesday announced his resignation, less than a week after he was indicted for tax invasion and breach...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Bangalore: Biocon posted has a net profit of Rs.4.35 billion (approx $108 million) for fiscal 2007-08, registering a whopping 275 percent increase...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Chennai: The Netherlands based financial institution Rabobank is planning to set up a $100 million private equity fund in India, which will focus...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Mumbai: Though FIIs might be selling in India this calendar year, depository receipts of Indian companies overseas over the past three months are...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
California: In the contemporary society, our lives involve a lot of routine activities - running to work, running to meetings, running to pick up...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
New Delhi: Mobile phone prices have crashed down drastically in the recent past. In March 2007, one needed to pay Rs 22,000 to buy a Nokia N73m,...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Mumbai: Though India's real estate prices have skyrocketed over the last 3-4 years, the country is witnessing the opposite trend in cyberspace,...more>>
Thursday, 24 April 2008, 01:40 IST
Ahmedabad: Pragati Papers Industries, a Delhi based firm, is putting up a Rs.5 billion recycled waste-paper plant in Gujarat. The plant, at...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Kozhikode: RAK Airways, the national airline of Ras al-Khaimah, an emirate of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), started its service from Kozhikode in...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: Biopharma major Biocon Tuesday announced a 1:1 bonus issue to its shareholders, with a view to improving market liquidity of its scrip,...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 17:47 IST
Bangalore: A 20-member Italian delegation representing biotech and nanotech sectors, under the aegis of the Italian Trade Commission, has offered...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 17:18 IST
Mumbai: Two Indian pharma majors have entered into an agreement "to leverage the inherent strengths of each other", it was announced Tuesday....more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 17:18 IST
Mumbai: The Indian equity markets ended Tuesday with a minimal gain, its sixth straight consecutive close in green. However, IT stocks faltered...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 17:18 IST
New Delhi: Minister of Science and Technology Kapil Sibal Monday launched an Earth Sciences Forum to create awareness among various stakeholders...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 17:18 IST
Mᎊla: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved loans worth of $10.1 billion for the region's development in 2007, the largest amount in the...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 17:18 IST
New Delhi: Indian petroleum minister Murli Deora will hold talks in Pakistan on two important gas pipeline projects - Iran-Pakistan-India (IPI) and...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 16:54 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala's leading IT and BPO services company, UST Global, Tuesday launched a campaign for environmental awareness at the...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 16:54 IST
Mumbai: Adlabs Cinemas, part of Reliance-Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, Monday announced the launch of its first theatre at Durg in Chhattisgarh....more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 16:51 IST
Mumbai: GVK Power and Infrastructure Tuesday announced a consolidated net profit of $33.86 million (Rs.1.35 billion) for 2007-08, compared to $14.5...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 16:49 IST
London: British Prime Minister Gordon Brown invited India to be part of what he called "a global New Deal" - a partnership that will overhaul a...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 16:47 IST
Mumbai: The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) plans to set up India's first bullion trading platform here in collaboration with the Reliance Money. It...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 01:37 IST
New Delhi: Hero group and Daimler of Germany will invest Rs 4,400 crore over the next five years to manufacture light medium and heavy duty...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 01:37 IST
Mumbai: India's IT firm Satyam Computer has posted 18.6 percent surge in Q4 consolidated net profit for the quarter ended March 31, 2008, at Rs...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 01:37 IST
New Delhi: Ansal Properties and Infrastructure Ltd (APIL) announced Friday that it has entered a joint venture (JV) with UEM Builders, a subsidiary...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 01:37 IST
Mumbai: Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Retail (RRL) will set up a joint venture firm with British food retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) with an initial...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 01:37 IST
Kolkata: About 100 TV sets and refrigerators were destroyed as a warehouse of electronics goods manufacturer Videocon caught fire in northeastern...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 01:37 IST
Bangkok: Thai Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej Sunday urged Thais to eat less rice so as to allow farmers to export more. The prime minister...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 01:37 IST
Mumbai: Reliance Industries, India's largest private company, Monday announced a profit after tax of Rs.194.58 billion ($4.86 billion) for the year...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 00:38 IST
Mumbai: Despite fears of a global meltdown in the IT sector, India's leading software service provider Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has reported...more>>
Wednesday, 23 April 2008, 00:37 IST
Kolkata: Exide Industries Ltd (EIL), India's power storage solution major, registered 51 percent growth in its gross turnover at Rs.36.06 billion...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Santiago: India and Chile can enter into a free trade agreement (FTA), suggested Chilean President Michelle Bachelet. But Indian officials are not...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Sydney: When sports fans talk of cricket during winters in a football loving nation, something has definitely made an impression - the Indian...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Reliance Power has received shareholders' approval to issue 3:5 bonus shares to its shareholders excluding chairman Anil Ambani and other...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Bokaro: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday voiced concern over rising steel prices after laying the foundation stone of a Rs.110-billion...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Hanover: Climate change is the biggest task facing humanity, and technology has a huge role in solving the problem, former Japanese prime minister...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 18:35 IST
Bangalore: Technology is coming in to address two of the biggest issues faced by educational institutions - question paper leakage and forgery of...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 18:35 IST
New York: U.S. banking giant Citigroup Friday announced plans to cut 9,000 jobs in the wake of a first-quarter net loss of $5.11 billion....more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 18:35 IST
New Delhi: India is set to sign a $2.2 billion deal, its biggest with the U.S., for eight long-range maritime reconnaissance (LRMR) aircraft, even...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 18:35 IST
Mumbai: As a reversal of the trend in the social networking scenario, women members are increasingly joining these sites, especially from countries...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 18:05 IST
Hyderabad: Global IT service provider Infotech Enterprises recorded 40 percent revenue growth during the 2007-08 fiscal. The revenues for the...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 17:54 IST
Mumbai: India, one of the leading gold consumers in the world, may soon manage to move from being a mere "price taker" to a "price maker" in the...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 17:52 IST
Chennai: Asia Cryo-Cell, an umbilical cord blood stem cell banking, research and therapy company in India, Monday announced that the company will...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 17:49 IST
New Delhi: Indian ports are in need of massive infrastructure development to handle the ever growing traffic, says a report published Monday by...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 17:48 IST
New Delhi: The seven existing Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) - respected globally as institutions of excellence - had opposed the opening...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 17:46 IST
Manila: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Saturday it was extending a rupee-denominated loan worth $113 million to a private Indian firm that...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 00:57 IST
Moscow: Indian channel Zee TV plans to open an office in Russia and start satellite or cable broadcasts in Russian by the end of 2008, a Russian...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 00:57 IST
London: U.S. telecommunications giant AT&T has warned that the Internet's current network architecture will reach the limits of its capacity by...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 00:57 IST
Kolkata: Descon, an IT unit promoted by Dishergarh Power Supply (DPSCL), has joined hands with a Spanish consultancy firm to launch a web portal...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 00:30 IST
Washington: Researchers have used the world's thinnest material to create the world's tiniest transistor, one atom thick and 10 atoms wide. They...more>>
Tuesday, 22 April 2008, 00:12 IST
Kuala Lumpur: Gujarat-born Malaysian Indian entrepreneur Harsukhlal Maganlal Kamdar, a household name in textiles and apparel, has died of old age....more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 23:19 IST
Mumbai: Aurona Technologies, part of Pyramid Saimira Group, has entered into an agreement with Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (SCEE) to develop...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 23:18 IST
New Delhi: Transcend Information, a manufacturer of flash memory products has announced the availability of an artistic new addition to its...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 23:17 IST
New Delhi: The Indian IT industry, which has been on a hiring spree for the last two years, appears to have cut down on its new additions because...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 23:15 IST
New Delhi: It seems that the brain drain is becoming a passe. Top executives in several multinational companies are declining senior-level...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 22:20 IST
Bangalore: If you belong to the generation of net savvy Indians, beware of browsing social networking sites for long as your PC or laptop could...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Ministers of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) member-countries are likely to meet by the end of next month in Geneva to seek solutions...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Engineering and construction major Larsen and Toubro (L&T) announced Monday that its property development division would set up a...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: On the lines of special economic zones (SEZs), realtors are now demanding special residential zones (SRZs) and special residential...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: The $600 billion farm loan waiver announced in the budget for 2008-09 will be applicable only to loans taken from banks and not to debts...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Ahmedabad: Vitrified tile maker Asian Granito India (AGIL) has marked an impressive performance in 2007-08 fiscal. The company posted a growth of...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: The Review Committee of the Indian Institutes of Management has asked the central government to issue directives to the IIMs not to...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals posted a net profit of $30.3 million (Rs 1.2 billion) for the last quarter (January-March) of 2007-08 as...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: City based consumer durables marketing company ETA Star Appliances Monday launched a range of kitchen appliances under the brand of its...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: The proposed Rs.15-billion Smart City project at Kochi had its first marketing event at Outsource World London, a premier...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Washington: With the demand for US products and services on the rise in India, a US government agency helping small business concerns and an...more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 17:51 IST
Kolkata: Aptech Global Learning Solutions will open its first animation training academy in Brazil in May, a company official said Saturday....more>>
Monday, 21 April 2008, 17:47 IST
Bangalore: Sasken has declared its Q4FY08 results for the quarter ended March 31, 2008. The company's consolidated revenues stood at Rs 157.3...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Washington: Political and business leaders from three leading world markets - China, India and Russia - got an insight into India's growth plans...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Riyadh: India will seek more Saudi participation in developing its infrastructure sector besides changing its current buyer-seller relationship...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Just a month ago, Sujata Jha, a homemaker, was buying bananas for Rs.24 a dozen. But today, she reluctantly doles out Rs.36 for what is...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Ahmedabad: U.S. based Pacifica Companies, founded by a non-resident Indian, is set to build its second five-star hotel in Gujarat even as...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Kolkata: The Indian Premier League (IPL) is not just all about cricket and entertainment, but business too. Corporate houses are bending over...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Chandigarh: Punjab-based textiles major Trident Group Sunday unveiled its designs for the Indian retail market with the launch of its first...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Shimla: Airtel Bharti, the oldest mobile service provider in Himachal Pradesh, has crossed 800,000 customers in the hill state, a company official...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Kannur: Finance Minster P. Chidambaram said it is inflationary expectation that is causing price rise in the country and the government has taken...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Raipur: Minister of State for Commerce and Power Jairam Ramesh Sunday commissioned a 250 mega watts (MW) unit of the 500 MW coal-fired power plant,...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Riyadh: India and Saudi Arabia are planning to issue multi-entry visas to business people from both countries to boost bilateral investment, as...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Hanover: Climate change is the biggest task facing humanity, and technology has a huge role in solving the problem, former Japanese prime minister...more>>
Sunday, 20 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: Micro Technologies, a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of IT based security solutions, will offer Micro LMTS (Lost Mobile...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
Bangalore: Global software major Wipro posted a net profit of Rs.32.8 billion for the last fiscal 2007-08, registering 12 percent year-on-year...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
San Francisco: One of the world's biggest chip makers Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) posted its sixth consecutive quarterly loss, but the company...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
New Delhi: Adding to its award-winning family of portable storage devices, Memorex, a portfolio brand of Imation, today announced the availability...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
Mumbai: Indiabulls Financial Services has signed a joint venture deal with Sogecap, the life insurance arm of France's Societe Generale, following...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi National Energy (Taqa) is in talks for a joint venture (JV) with India's Tata Group to develop a power plant in India. The...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
New Delhi: According to a recent study conducted by consultancy firm Everest Group, the increased real estate prices and a talent crunch in metros...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
New Delhi: Several companies are outsourcing their data center operations or specific tasks like email, web or help desk services to third-party...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
Geneva: World trade growth could slow to 4.5 percent in 2008 as a result of a sharp economic downturn in key developed countries, according to a...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
Mumbai: With India's inflation rate ruling at four-year high, the central bank Thursday increased the cash reserve ratio (CRR) by 50 basis points...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
Bangalore: Vitage Technologies, a IT Infrastructure and application management company has partnered with U.S. based e-DMZ Security to bring to...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 18:14 IST
New Delhi: The central government Thursday decided to go ahead with the Global System of Trade Preferences (GSTP) agreement, which it would...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 02:14 IST
New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) Thursday approved two schemes with a total outlay of Rs.4.29 billion to build...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 02:14 IST
Hyderabad: The next time you want to send an SMS anywhere in India, you need not use your mobile phone to do so. Way2SMS, a leading messaging...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 02:14 IST
Vienna: The daily average oil prices of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) touched a new high at $106.65 a barrel, the cartel...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 02:14 IST
Ahmedabad: City based Electrotherm (India), an engineering company engaged in steel and two-wheeler businesses, announced Thursday that it would...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 02:14 IST
Chennai: Religare Finvest (RFL), a non-banking finance company, has signed a strategic agreement with the Pune-based three-wheeler manufacturer...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 02:14 IST
Bangalore: Geneva Software Technologies, a pioneer in research and development in the language technology, has commercially launched the Geneva...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 02:14 IST
Moscow: Diamond multinational De Beers will acquire a large stake from Russian oil giant LUKoil in one of Europe's biggest diamond mines, LUKoil's...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 02:14 IST
New Delhi: Eastern Software System (ESS), India's premier ERP Company offering technology solutions and services has announced that it has won a...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 01:12 IST
Bokaro: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will lay the foundation stone of the Rs.80 billion ($2 billion) expansion project of the Bokaro Steel Plant...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 01:11 IST
New Delhi: Arab investment to India is "long overdue" and would be warmly welcomed by government and business alike in this country, India's...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 01:10 IST
Taipei: Trend Micro, a provider of Internet content security, has announced that it is extending its relationship with Cisco by integrating Trend...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 00:57 IST
Raipur: Dozens of steel and power companies have signed memorandums of understanding (MoUs) to set up plants in mineral rich Chhattisgarh by 2010,...more>>
Saturday, 19 April 2008, 00:25 IST
Washington: India's rich artistic and cultural legacy will be on display at Washington's National Mall during a two-year "Celebration of India"...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mexico City: Mexico seems to be the latest entrant to the fast-expanding fan club of Indian movies. According to Ringzing Wangdi, India's...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Bhopal: The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) launched its 'Adopt a Heritage' scheme here on the occasion of World Heritage Day Friday in a bid...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: The net profit of global software major Wipro Ltd came under severe pressure in fiscal 2007-08 due to a mere three percent year-on-year...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Parsvnath Developers has inked an agreement Thursday with two Saffron Group-managed funds, Yatra Capital Limited and Saffron India Real...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 17:45 IST
London: The Thomson Corporation Thursday announced the completion of its acquisition of Reuters Group PLC, forming Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI; TSX:...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 17:45 IST
Mumbai: In an effort to further develop the debt market, market regulator Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has decided to allow mutual...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 17:45 IST
New Delhi: India is exploring commercial opportunities by providing facility of satellite launch to other countries at viable rates, the Lok Sabha...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 17:45 IST
Mumbai: A survey the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) conducted in 300 districts has revealed that people from the lowest strata of society continued to...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 17:45 IST
New Delhi: Asking people not to panic and "beat back inflation", Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday assured parliament that the government...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 17:45 IST
New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) Thursday gave its approval to Hindustan Coca Cola Holdings (HCCH) Private to invest...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 16:52 IST
Kozhikode: RAK Airways, the national airline of the Ras al-Khaimah, a constituent emirate of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will launch its...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 16:51 IST
Jalandhar: A 'holiday marriage' plan of Britain-based 60-year-old NRI went awry Thursday when the Punjab police took him into custody after his...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 16:47 IST
New Delhi: Zoom Developers, the flagship company of 14-year-old Zoom Enterprises, will enter the education sector by setting up a hotel management...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:42 IST
Bangalore: MindTree, a global IT and R&D Services Company, has posted a total income growth of 52.9 percent (YoY) and 14.5 percent (QoQ) to $55...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:34 IST
Mumbai: According to industry players and investment bankers, the U.S. slowdown is pushing more third-party outsourcing firms and captive...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:34 IST
Singapore: Pacific Healthcare Holdings has roped in Yash Birla Group to expand its presence in India in a joint venture. The venture will...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:34 IST
Bangalore: Giving an added heft to its India operations, U.S based IT firm Novell, which delivers interoperable Linux platform and a portfolio of...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:34 IST
Tehran: Iran Tuesday strongly criticised Google Earth, the virtual globe programme of the U.S. based search engine, for using term "Arabian Gulf"...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:34 IST
New Delhi: India is attracting more foreign travellers and is witnessing a consistently high growth in the tourism sector for the past three years,...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:34 IST
Washington: Bankruptcy filings by consumers and businesses in the U.S. climbed by 38 percent to 850,912 in 2007, the Administrative Office of US...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:34 IST
Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government Thursday decided to grant exemption in entertainment tax and electricity duty to encourage construction of...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:08 IST
New Delhi: The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi now wants to get an image makeover by displaying its innovations and become popular like...more>>
Friday, 18 April 2008, 02:01 IST
New York: U.S. stock broker Merrill Lynch reported Thursday a net loss of $1.97 billion in the first quarter of 2008 in what it called a...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Indian bankers will wait for the monetary policy before announcing any change in the prime lending rate (PLR) in the wake of the hike in...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mexico City: India and Mexico have an overriding challenge to achieve "inclusive growth, not simply growth", said President Pratibha Patil, who is...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New York: Stocks slipped across the board Thursday after Pfizer Inc's earnings trailed estimates and Merrill Lynch investment bank reported net...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Despite a general increase in prices, India's annual rate of inflation came down slightly to 7.14 percent for the week ended April 5...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has filed a Right to Information request with the Ministry of Railways asking...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New York: Internet search engine Google lost revenue from search ads to its rival Yahoo! in the first quarter of 2008 fiscal, according to a study...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 18:21 IST
New Delhi: The Boeing Company said Wednesday it is partnering with Computational Research Laboratory (CRL), a subsidiary of the Tata Group, to test...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 18:19 IST
Bangalore: Headcount of Infosys Technologies is set to cross 100,000 this fiscal (2008-09), with a gross addition of over 20,000-25,000 people to...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
Washington: U.S. President George W. Bush has announced a $200 million emergency aid as part of efforts to contain spiralling global prices of food...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
Warsaw: Indian IT giant Wipro has started its operations in Poland from the city of Wroclaw, close to the German border, officials said. The...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
Washington: A computer that is a thousand-fold faster than the fastest current supercomputers is being developed by an Indian American scientist....more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
Mumbai: Elevating the environmental potential of embedded systems design, Freescale Semiconductor has announced it is accepting entries for the...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
New Delhi: The Indian IT companies' attempt to tackle the rupee appreciation by shifting their focus from U.S. to European/UK market has landed...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
New Delhi: The IT and ITeS sector witnessed in the January-March quarter a sharp decline in cross-border merger and acquisition (M&A) deals...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
New Delhi: Unistal Systems, a provider of data care, data recovery, anti-virus and Internet security products, services and training has announced...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
San Diego: Qualcomm (Nasdaq: QCOM), a developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies and data solutions, today announced its commitment...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
Chennai: Sify Technologies, a consumer, Internet and enterprise services provider, has announced that it has entered into a Subscription Agreement...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
Ahmedabad: Grasim Industries, the flagship company of the Aditya Birla Group (ABG), announced Monday that it has increased its stake in AV Cell...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 02:09 IST
Berlin: Germany is moving ahead with a bill to permit police virus attacks that could remotely extract evidence from a suspect's computer, an...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 01:39 IST
New Delhi: Leaders of the communications and IT industry are set to brainstorm on ways to take India to the next level of technological development...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 01:17 IST
New York: U.S. investment bank Merrill Lynch is expected to report further losses of between $6 billion and $8 billion as a result of the...more>>
Thursday, 17 April 2008, 01:17 IST
Washington: With each new version of Windows, Microsoft promises that you'll have to restart your computer less often. But that promise never seems...more>>
Wednesday, 16 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Gandhinagar: The state-owned Gujarat Alkalis and Chemicals Ltd (GACL) and Dow Europe, a unit of Germany based Dow Chemical Co, announced Wednesday...more>>
Wednesday, 16 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: "Liberalisation is not a whole story. Neither does it solve every economic problem nor is a panacea to all economic ills in any society,"...more>>
Wednesday, 16 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Beijing: China's central bank Wednesday for the third time in a year raised the reserve ratio of banks in an effort to curb excess liquidity and...more>>
Wednesday, 16 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: The city based Startek Shipyards Pvt Ltd will shortly finalise the location for its second shipyard. Deepak Rao Beedu, executive...more>>
Wednesday, 16 April 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: Tech Mahindra, a software company of the Mahindra & Mahindra group, has set up a new Rs.300 million development centre at Mahindra World...more>>
Wednesday, 16 April 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Prices of essential commodities were lower in India compared to other countries, Agriculture and Consumer Affairs Minister Sharad Pawar...more>>
Wednesday, 16 April 2008, 19:30 IST