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New Delhi: The much awaited biotech rice, the insect-resistant variety with high nutritional value, will be commercially available in India only by...more>>
Wednesday, 25 February 2009, 15:38 IST
Hyderabad: Motorola India and the city-based digital publisher Pressmart Media Tuesday announced that the live news-on-the-mobile service would now...more>>
Wednesday, 25 February 2009, 15:34 IST
New Delhi: It's high on energy, appeals to the young brigade and is the mainstay of elite nightclubs and hip dance parties. EDM, short for...more>>
Wednesday, 25 February 2009, 15:24 IST
New Delhi: India's economic downturn is "temporary" and the upturn will begin from October as the country's economy and business are resilient...more>>
Wednesday, 25 February 2009, 15:19 IST
New Delhi: Google's popular email service Gmail, which has over a 110 million users worldwide, went offline at around 2 p.m. Tuesday, affecting...more>>
Wednesday, 25 February 2009, 15:13 IST
Mumbai: Tata Sky, the joint venture between the Tata Group and STAR and Atom Technologies, a provider of mobile/IVR payment solutions have signed...more>>
Wednesday, 25 February 2009, 00:48 IST
Bangalore: EMC Corporation, a player in information infrastructure solutions, has announced a new lineup of EMC Celerra unified storage systems,...more>>
Wednesday, 25 February 2009, 00:16 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets closed marginally down after the government's excise duty cut announcement prompted a late surge Tuesday. A key...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 23:06 IST
New Delhi: As the Oscar winning music maestro A.R. Rahman returns to India with his statuettes, experts are wondering whether he will be required...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 22:55 IST
Bangalore: Imperial Innovations, a technology commercialization and investment company, has led a 10 million pound investment round for portfolio...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 22:31 IST
New Delhi: India's large fiscal deficit could pose problems for the banking sector, said economic analysis provider Moody's Economy.com Tuesday....more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 22:28 IST
New Delhi: The telecom watchdog Tuesday introduced regulations that seek to improve the quality of service provided by cable TV operators in areas...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 22:26 IST
Mumbai: Reliance Money, part of the Reliance-Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG), Tuesday introduced a new facility that enables investors to...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 22:21 IST
New York: Stock markets the world over were depressed with key indices in North America, Europe and Asia touching long-term lows and investors...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 22:18 IST
Mumbai: Slumdog Millionaire's Oscar win has opened a global market for Rs 11,000 Bollywood industry, by inspiring big production houses to carve a...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 22:09 IST
New Delhi: Rapid export growth in India made South Asia the fastest growing region in export of manufactured goods, while the country has slipped...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 21:31 IST
Chennai: The state run Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL) is looking to implement mobile number portability (MNP) in major cities in India by August and...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 21:28 IST
New Delhi: A whopping Rs 78,000 crore ($15.6 Billion) foreign assistance is remaining unutilized in India and the country is paying commitment...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 20:30 IST
Washington: Blaming exploding healthcare costs for a rising federal deficit, U.S. President Barack Obama has pledged to cut the nation's $1.3...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 19:49 IST
Hyderabad: Wipro joins the bandwagon of cost cutting measures. The IT services major today has announced that it has employed 30 cost-cutting...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 19:48 IST
New York: Technology Review, the magazine of innovation brought out by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Tuesday announced its...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 19:23 IST
Kolkata: Terming shutdowns as "undemocratic", Nobel laureate economist Amartya Sen Monday appealed to political parties, especially the opposition,...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 17:26 IST
Washington: The U.S. government has warned America's biggest banks that it could become their biggest shareholder with voting rights if regulators...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 17:13 IST
United Nations: The United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) initiatives supporting some of the poorest people in India, particularly women and...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 17:09 IST
New York: Big losses have sent two major gauges of Wall Street - the Dow and S&P 500 - tumbling to their lowest levels not seen in nearly 12 years...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 17:01 IST
Bangalore: At a time when Indian IT companies face stiff resistance from the new administration in the U.S. in terms of offshoring IT works of the...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 16:09 IST
Washington: Scientists hope to get a clearer picture of how the Earth reacts to carbon dioxide with the launch Tuesday of a new spacecraft designed...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:35 IST
New Delhi: India's rapid growth of merchandise exports made South Asia the fastest growing region in shipping out manufactured goods between 2000...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:32 IST
New Delhi: Britain-based IT and consulting firm Invensys Process Systems (IPS) Monday signed a deal with China's Shandong III Electric Power...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:31 IST
Washington: Amid reports that the US government is in talks to increase its stake in the Citigroup, its Indian American chief executive Vikram...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:29 IST
New Delhi: India's cabinet was in an overdrive Monday clearing 60 agenda items in three hours, including Japan's NTT DoCoMo Inc's proposal to...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:28 IST
New Delhi: The Indian cabinet was on an overdrive Monday, clearing as many as 60 proposals in a matter of three hours, including three major...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:25 IST
New Delhi: Telecom major Airtel has congratulated A.R. Rahman, who has composed its very popular signature tune, for his double Oscar win for...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:22 IST
Washington: U.S. President Barack Obama Monday promised to halve the country's ballooning federal budget deficit by the end of his four-year term...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:20 IST
Mumbai: Private equity firm ICICI Ventures, the second largest shareholder of the retail chain Subhiksha, Monday said there was "complete"...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:15 IST
Kolkata: India's annual growth could go down to six percent or lower due to the economic recession, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen said here Monday....more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:13 IST
Geneva: There have been over 325,000 announced layoffs in the financial sector since August 2007, the International Labour Organization said...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 15:12 IST
Bangalore: Fortinet, a renowned provider of unified threat management (UTM) solutions, today announced the launched of a new web security appliance...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 01:53 IST
New Delhi: Its celebration time for gamers in India. Sony has launched the much awaited, higher version PS3 with 80 GB storage space (40 GB extra...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 01:36 IST
New York: Troubled American financial giant Citigroup is in talks with the U.S. government for it to take a larger stake in the company, the Wall...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 01:16 IST
Bangalore: Check Point Software Technologies, a global provider Internet security solutions, has announced the expansion of its UTM-1 Total...more>>
Tuesday, 24 February 2009, 01:13 IST
Chennai: City-based tyre manufacturer MRF has declared a lockout at its Puducherry plant following labour unrest. For more than a year, MRF has...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 23:55 IST
Hyderabad: As revitalization of the troubled Satyam computers is becoming the only concern before the new board of the company, they are putting...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 23:53 IST
Sydney: A total of 34,684 people applied for the dream job of caretaker on a paradise island in Australia's Great Barrier Reef, Queensland state...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 23:40 IST
New Delhi: The government Monday cleared a proposal to set up 10 new special economic zones (SEZs), which included those of infrastructure major...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 23:36 IST
Chandigarh: A host of auxiliary services of the Haryana government, such as cleaning, gardening, courier work, transport and communications, will...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 22:35 IST
New Delhi: Industry lobby Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Monday urged the government to set up a separate export...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 22:31 IST
St. Louis: Biotechnology firm Divergence, which develops products for the control of parasites in agriculture and medicine, has raised $11.8...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 22:30 IST
Chennai: Direct selling fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) company Amway India has scaled down its business growth projections 25 percent in 2009,...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 22:30 IST
Princeton: Sopherion Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of anti-cancer therapies, has...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 21:45 IST
Mumbai: Reeling under the burden imposed on them by the current financial slowdown, 15 to 20 mid-sized IT companies that generate revenues of $100...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 21:07 IST
New Delhi: Gross revenue collection has doubled to Rs.6.7 trillion in the last five years, the government said Monday. "This is the only...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 21:05 IST
Bangalore: In a bid to earn more revenue from SAP-based services, India's second largest IT company Infosys has identified European SAP services...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 20:28 IST
Washington: Consumer prices in the U.S. rose in January, for the first time since July, even as the year-on-year inflation rate hit its lowest...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 18:23 IST
Raipur: The Chhattisgarh government suffered a revenue loss of over Rs.1.85 billion (Rs.185 crore)) during 2007-08 because of "undue benefits"...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 18:15 IST
New Delhi: The global economic crisis has had a deep impact on the elderly in India, forcing them to push back voluntary retirement plans, tighten...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 18:14 IST
Panaji: The number of airports in India will go up from the present 85 to about 400 in the next 10 years, Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel said...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 18:08 IST
Hyderabad: On Thursday February 26th 2009, over 150 technology leaders from across Hyderabad will gather at the siliconindia Leadership Summit for...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 18:08 IST
New Delhi: Tata Motors Chairman Ratan Tata was named Saturday 'The Automotive Man of the Year 2009', an award sponsored by news channel NDTV Profit...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 18:07 IST
New Delhi: The turnaround saga of the world's second largest railroad network, scripted by an unlikely candidate, Railway Minister Lalu Prasad,...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:56 IST
Agartala: The Tripura government has announced 30-35 percent hike in salaries of its 138,300 employees, with retrospective effect from last month....more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:54 IST
New Delhi: Despite the global economic slowdown, India's auto industry will continue to grow as demand is still high and there is no shortage of...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:52 IST
Durgapur (West Bengal): Coming down heavily on India's ruling United Progressive Alliance for neglecting the recession-hit small scale sector, West...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:50 IST
Raipur: Chhattisgarh provided employment of just 35 days per household on an average in fiscal 2007-08 under the National Rural Employment...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:47 IST
New Delhi: The economic slump has a silver lining for the officer-strapped Indian Army. Officers planning to seek premature retirement are having...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:46 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi Sunday urged trade unions and workers in Kerala to desist from delaying...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:42 IST
New Delhi: The interest rate on provident fund investments will be maintained at 8.5 percent for 2008-09, the central board of trustees of employee...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:41 IST
Kolkata: External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee Sunday stressed the need for stimulating domestic demand and supply to overcome the economic...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:40 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Sunday inaugurated the third generation (3G) services of the state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:39 IST
Phuket (Thailand): Finance ministers from Japan, China, South Korea and across South East Asia agreed Sunday to broaden and increase a regional...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:37 IST
Washington: Physicists have discovered unusual electronic properties in a material that has potential to improve solar cell efficiency and computer...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:33 IST
Washington: NASA has for the fourth time delayed the launch of its space shuttle Discovery due to technical reasons, the U.S. space agency has...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:31 IST
Kolkata: India can rightly be called the back office of the world for its achievements in Information Technology (IT) and IT-enabled services,...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:28 IST
Hyderabad: A 16-member team of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Saturday took over the probe into the Rs.70-billion (Rs.7,000-crore/$1.43...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:28 IST
New Delhi: The Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), a government-run research and development organisation, Saturday launched...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:27 IST
New Delhi: Ten Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) students Saturday received Honda Motor's Young Engineers and Scientists (YES) awards here for...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:26 IST
Hyderabad: Fraud-hit Satyam Computer Services Saturday decided to invite a strategic investor to keep India's fourth largest software outsourcer...more>>
Monday, 23 February 2009, 17:25 IST
New York: TVtrip.com, the travel website where travelers get to check out their hotel on video before they book it, has received $9 million in...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 23:55 IST
New Delhi: India's consolidated fiscal deficit may increase to 10.3 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) this fiscal and 10 percent the next...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 23:31 IST
Bangalore: The services sector in IT-savvy Karnataka has weathered the onslaught of global meltdown and slowdown in the country to stem the impact...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 23:28 IST
New Delhi: A little over 15 million telephone connections were added in January in India. With this, the total number of connections crossed 400...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 23:23 IST
New Delhi: Gold price touches its peak resulting into a decline in the consumer demand. Meanwhile, once the price goes down consumers in India may...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 23:20 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets slipped into the red at the end of trade Friday, with a key index closing over two percent below its previous...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 23:18 IST
Washington: The first gamma-ray burst to be seen in high-resolution from NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope had the greatest total energy, the...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 23:13 IST
New Delhi: As fears surface in India over large-scale job cuts due to an economic slowdown, Minister for External Affairs Pranab Mukherjee Friday...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 23:00 IST
Mumbai: Infrastructure and construction major Larsen and Toubro (L&T) Friday said it was studying the go-ahead given to scam-hit Satyam Computer...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 22:52 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Isaac, who tabled the state budget in the assembly Friday, has allocated Rs.100 million (Rs.10...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 22:45 IST
Hyderabad: "We can and we will rebuild the company." These words from the newly appointed CEO of the shattered Satyam Computers AS Murthy to its...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 20:05 IST
Washington: Time Warner plans to split the company's media content and distribution businesses through a "spin-off" of Time Warner Cable by the end...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 19:56 IST
Pune: In spite of overwhelming turbulences over the world economic scenario IT spending budget in India will grow at 5.52 percent in 2009, though...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 19:43 IST
Bangalore: "Reeling under the pressure of global economic slump, companies seek to cut operating cost and want to go for technologies which...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 18:17 IST
Bangalore: Just some months ago, the highly paid employees in sectors like IT were portrayed rather as arrogant in their demands than skillful in...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 17:53 IST
Washington/Ottawa: The U.S. and Canada have agreed to work closely together to counter the widening global economic recession and avoid erecting...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 16:34 IST
New York: The UN General Assembly president took yet another shot Thursday at some world powers for what he called disrespect of the UN Charter,...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 16:32 IST
Vienna: Iran has slowed down expanding its uranium enrichment programme, but the country still is not cooperating fully with the International...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:22 IST
Kathmandu: The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the World Bank arm that provides investment and advisory services to the private sector in...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:14 IST
New Delhi: Cellular service providers have been given time till March 31 to set in place the equipment required to bar calls from mobile phones...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:12 IST
Agartala: The central government has renewed pre-paid mobile licences of cell phone service providers for one more year in the militancy hit...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:10 IST
Kolkata: The West Bengal government will provide environmental assistance to the business groups investing in the industrial sector in the state,...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:09 IST
Kolkata: The Indian Navy is developing blue water capabilities that will enable its ships operate far from their bases for prolonged periods of...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:08 IST
New Delhi: With no breakthrough in the investigation into the near-collision between President Pratibha Patil's entourage of choppers and an Air...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:07 IST
Chennai: As the government moves to reconstitute the board of Maytas Infra Ltd, an associate firm of fraud-hit Satyam Computer Services, financial...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:05 IST
London: The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that at least two more countries - emerging economies - will need to be...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:04 IST
New Delhi: Increased foreign investment in the retail sector would help food processing industry, according to Minister of State for Food...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 15:03 IST
New Delhi: Underling its solidarity with India, Mozambique Thursday strongly condemned the Mumbai terror attacks and agreed to firm up bilateral...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 14:56 IST
Washington: Renewable energy in the US could get a significant cash boost by early summer after President Barack Obama signed a massive...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 14:55 IST
New Delhi: At a time when the entire globe is in the grip of the job loss trend, a recent survey revealed a positive outlook for the Indian job...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 14:50 IST
New York: The global economic meltdown may have spread to all technology hotspots in the fourth quarter of the last fiscal, but venture capital...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 14:49 IST
New Delhi: Around 170,000 posts are vacant in the Indian Railways, the government said Thursday. The vacancies include some 32,600 posts...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 14:48 IST
New Delhi: More than 1,200 listed companies have not submitted their corporate governance report for the quarter ending Sep 31, 2008, Minister of...more>>
Friday, 20 February 2009, 14:45 IST
Bangalore: Perspectives of new administration in U.S. regarding with job allocation to the outsiders coupled with present dead economy climate make...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 23:20 IST
New Delhi: The government is open to a fresh economic package if it was required to cope with the global financial crisis, acting finance minister...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 23:10 IST
Jakarta: U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Thursday held talks with Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on the second day of...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 23:09 IST
Chennai: India's second largest commercial vehicle manufacturer Ashok Leyland will supply 500 more buses to Angola by March-end, taking the total...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 23:04 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala's 2006 per capita debt stood at over Rs.14,300 - the highest among states in south India - against the national average...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 23:01 IST
Vevey (Switzerland): Nestle boosted its net profit by 69.4 percent in 2008, the company said Thursday, giving it gains of 18 billion Swiss francs...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 23:00 IST
London: Britain's largest free journal for the South Asian community has reached a distribution deal that will see it stocked on the shelves of the...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 23:00 IST
Manila: As many as 7.2 million more people in Asia are likely to lose their jobs this year, raising the region's jobless rate to 5.1 percent,...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 22:58 IST
Bangalore: Bangalore is getting cheaper as the realty major DLF has cut down its rate by 32 percent for an upcoming project in Bannarghatta road,...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 22:42 IST
Bangalore: With 24 million new domain names being added in 2008, total base of internet domain surged to 177 million. This represents a 16 percent...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 22:31 IST
Bangalore: Cranes Software, a Bangalore based engineering simulation and enterprise analytic software solutions provider, has unveiled NISA...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 22:15 IST
Mumbai: The economic downturn and the staggering IT conditions haven't restrained the upsurge of professional institutions. The All-India Council...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 22:13 IST
Santa Clara: OpSource, a player in Web operations, has received $10 million in series E investment round from Nippon Telegraph and Telephone...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 21:02 IST
Rio de Janeiro: Brazil has survived the worst of the global financial crisis and Latin America's largest economy could see an upturn as early as...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 20:30 IST
Canberra: Australia's Trade Minister Simon Crean said Thursday that the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the US would protect the country's steel...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 20:25 IST
Bhubaneswar: Orissa has filed a suit in the Supreme Court seeking suspension of work of a mega irrigation project by neighbouring Andhra Pradesh,...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 20:23 IST
Washington: The U.S. space agency NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) would conduct missions to Jupiter, Saturn and many moons that circle the...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 20:13 IST
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was adjourned till noon Thursday following protests from various parties on different issues. A large number of MPs...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 20:08 IST
Bangalore: SynthaSite, one of the players in the DIY website or blog builder field, has raised $20 million Series B round from Luxembourg-based...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 20:04 IST
New Delhi: The government would not bail out any "individual" company like Satyam Computer Services if found guilty of fraud, Minister for External...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 20:04 IST
Mumbai: Since the private sector is floundering owing to the ongoing credit crunch, Indian IT firms are betting big on the government expenditure....more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 19:29 IST
Bangalore: Infosys Technologies Chairman and chief mentor N.R. Narayana Murthy has declined to be the IT advisor to the Sri Lankan government, the...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 17:26 IST
Manila: More than 140 million people in Asia could be pushed into extreme poverty in 2009 as unemployment surges due to the global economic...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 17:02 IST
New Delhi: India is among the worst affected countries losing foreign exchange (forex) reserves by as much as 3.5 percent of its gross domestic...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 17:01 IST
Hyderabad: Maytas Infra Ltd, promoted by the family of Satyam Computers founder B. Ramalinga Raju, has decided to contest before the Company Law...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 16:59 IST
Toronto: Engineering and construction companies should rush to India as it offers huge opportunities for their future growth, says a new report by...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 16:53 IST
Mumbai: As the current recession forces IT firms to take each step with utmost care to avert losses in business, they are asking IT vendors to...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 16:24 IST
Bangalore: The central government would fund the setting up of a Bio-IT facility in India's tech hub to conduct research in genome sequencing and...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:49 IST
Kerman (Iran): Iran plans to build the world's largest artificial beach in this provincial capital city in central Iran, an official said...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:49 IST
New Delhi: South Africa is hoping that its participation in the forthcoming International Engineering and Technology Fair (IETF) in Bangalore, as...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:48 IST
Hyderabad: Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) chairman Anil Kakodkar Wednesday said that despite the current economic slowdown, India will achieve the...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:41 IST
New York: Popular social networking site Facebook said Wednesday it will return to its previous terms of service regarding user data after...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:40 IST
Kolkata: Kolkata is slated to get the country's first elevated light rail transit system with the West Bengal government Wednesday inking an...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:40 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi Government announced Wednesday that only select industries including IT enabled services will be allowed to come up in Special...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:22 IST
New Delhi: The Andhra Pollution Control Board has imposed a penalty of Rs.23.3 million (Rs.23,262,000) on the Patancheru Common Effluent Treatment...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:21 IST
New Delhi: Gobindgarh in Punjab, known for its iron and steel factories, is the most polluted city in the country, Minister of State for...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:19 IST
London: British Prime Minister Gordon Brown Wednesday hoped world leaders gathering at the April 2 G-20 summit in London will strike a global...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:19 IST
Washington: U.S. President Barack Obama said Wednesday he hopes to keep between seven and nine million homeowners out of foreclosure, using $75...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:16 IST
New Delhi: The Indian government's security concern over Blackberry phones, manufactured by the Canada-based Research In Motion (RIM), has been...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:12 IST
Toronto: Here is yet another industry in the name of US President Barack Obama. Obama airline discounts. To celebrate President Barack Obama's...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 15:05 IST
Fremont: AlertEnterprise, provider of software that coordinates physical and IT security to prevent overlaps, has raised $8 million in first round...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 01:23 IST
Bangalore: GemStone Systems, a U.S.-based enterprise software company appointed Ajit Karunakaran as the Director of Business Development for South...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 01:22 IST
Bangalore: With a motive to step up its green initiatives, Himachal Futuristic Communication (HFCL), a telecom company in India, has partnered with...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 01:12 IST
Bangalore: Globsyn Infotech, a provider of payments solutions has announced that Bharat Cooperative Bank, one of the leading Co-Operative banks,...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 01:09 IST
New Delhi: Sun Microsystems has launched an 'Open Innovation Portal' at the Centre for Excellence in E-governance, Department of Management...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 01:07 IST
Bangalore: While the ban on U.S. H1B visa holders is heavily criticized, for India it is a blessing in disguise. The ban will cause more Indian...more>>
Thursday, 19 February 2009, 00:20 IST
Longmont: Copan Systems, the industry leader in cost-effective storage solutions for the protection and management of persistent data, has secured...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:37 IST
Hyderabad: A city court Wednesday dismissed fresh bail petitions of Satyam Computer's disgraced founder B. Ramalinga Raju, his brother B. Rama Raju...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:33 IST
New Delhi: Indians will be more burdened by debts, with the average debts of the people estimated to increase to nearly Rs.40,000 by 2010. The...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:31 IST
Alappuza: Anticipating five lakh new IT jobs in the next five years, the government of Kerala is looking to invest Rs.10, 000 crore in the state's...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:27 IST
Mumbai: For people in India, making a call has become the best option to connect, while other countries like to use the SMS to convey their...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:26 IST
Bangalore: Bangalore: While around the globe, innovation in technology and bringing new apps are top priorities for any tech company, the rapid...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:24 IST
New Delhi: State-run Coal India will invest Rs.100 billion (Rs.10,000 crore) to revive coal mines at Jharia in Jharkhand, a top official said here...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:11 IST
New Delhi: Under an ambitious program of the ministry of new and renewable energy, Nagpur in Maharashtra will be developed as the country's first...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:10 IST
Hyderabad: Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Wednesday grilled Satyam Computer's former chief financial officer...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:03 IST
Sydney: Researchers are taking the help of nanotechnology to improve paper and packaging materials at low cost. Their finding, which involves...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:03 IST
Bangalore: CDC Software, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CDC Corporation and a provider of industry-specific enterprise software applications and...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 23:02 IST
Bangkok: India would be among the hardest-hit nations as the remittances sent home by its people working in the Middle East begins to dry up...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 22:00 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities climbed back to the green Wednesday afternoon after falling below the psychologically important 9,000-mark earlier. About...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 21:56 IST
New Delhi: Even as the retail trade industry in India faces one of its worst crises in recent years, Bata India, one of the country's largest...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 21:41 IST
New Delhi: Progressing towards self-reliance in the defense industry, India's first indigenous aircraft carrier will be in the waters by 2011,...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 21:38 IST
Bhubaneswar: The Orissa government has sought Rs.15 billion (Rs.1,500 crore) from the central government to tackle the economic slowdown, the...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 21:36 IST
New Delhi: As clients cancelled contracts with troubled Satyam computers, more than 1,500 employees of the company working overseas have been...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 20:30 IST
Mumbai: Weak global cues pulled down Indian equities around midday Wednesday, with a key index trading below the psychologically important...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 20:28 IST
Bangalore: Infosys Technologies Chairman and Chief mentor N.R. Narayana Murthy Tuesday called upon Indian scientists to focus more on research and...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 20:04 IST
Chennai: Chennai-based ZestADZ, a performance based mobile advertising network has announced that it has started expanding its mobile advertising...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 19:53 IST
New Delhi: The government will set up 100,000 common service centers (CSC) across the country by March 2010, Communications and IT Minister A. Raja...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 19:13 IST
Bangalore: Infosys Technologies Tuesday said it has instituted a Rs.5-million (Rs.50 lakh) award each for five top Indian scientists in recognition...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 19:04 IST
Chennai: Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer Suzuki's Indian subsidiary hopes to capture a 10 percent market share in the growing 150cc motorbike...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 19:03 IST
Mumbai: Mahindra Group, famous for its automobiles and farm equipment, is now foraying into wet territory - manufacturing fiberglass powerboats and...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 19:02 IST
New Delhi: Textile major Brandhouse Retails has signed a joint venture agreement with Italy's leading apparel brand Oviesse to open 190 stores in...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 19:01 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Tuesday dismissed a plea challenging the reservation policy the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) adopted in...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:58 IST
Mumbai: Rediff.com India, one of the popular online portals in India, has launched an advertising service for small and local advertisers. The...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:51 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked Sarvana Bhawan - a popular south Indian restaurant in Connaught Circus - to vacate the premises as...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:50 IST
Agartala: Terming the interim budget of the central government a "poll lollipop", the Left Front government in Tripura Tuesday said it largely...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:48 IST
Moscow: Russia and China signed a $25-billion energy deal in Beijing Tuesday under which Russia will pump oil to its energy-hungry neighbour for...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:47 IST
San Francisco: California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger issued 20,000 layoff notices and halted work on the state's remaining 276 public projects...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:45 IST
Toronto: Making his first foray abroad after becoming the first Black American president last month, Barack Obama will pay a whirlwind visit to...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:30 IST
Chennai: The trailers of Subhiksha's cashless saga have unveiled more complications with the company now being scanned for its provident fund...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:17 IST
Shimla: Indian public sector hydropower undertaking Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN), which operates the 1,500 MW Nathpa Jhakri hydropower project in...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:14 IST
Mumbai: The Indian media and entertainment industry was a $11.68 billion (Rs.584 billion) business in 2008, growing at 15 percent annually since...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:11 IST
New Delhi: Unperturbed by the economic slowdown, the Edrington Group, maker Famous Grouse whisky, is planning to launch more brands in India and...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:11 IST
New Delhi: Communications Minister A. Raja Tuesday said the auction of spectrum for 3G services could be completed before March 31, even though...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:10 IST
New Delhi: Nivio and Microsoft in partnership with Bharti Airtel have launched Windows based Online Desktop, giving access to a personal virtual...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:07 IST
Washington: Hit by credit crunch, India Globalization Capital Inc (IGC), a U.S.-based company developing infrastructure in India, has reported a...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:06 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Finance Minister K. Anbazhagan Tuesday offered Rs.1-billion value-added tax (VAT) concessions while presenting the state budget...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:06 IST
Washington: U.S. auto giants General Motors and Chrysler LLC have told the government they could need an additional $21.6 billion in federal loans...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:03 IST
New Delhi: Faced with the global economic slowdown, Canada is seeking Indian investments, touting its newly-liberalized rules. It has also called...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 18:00 IST
Brussels: Up to 3.5 million European Union (EU) citizens face job loss in 2009 owing to the current economic crisis, the EU's executive warned...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 16:28 IST
New Delhi: The interim budget for 2009-10, presented in the Lok Sabha Monday, has brought down allocation of various child welfare programs as...more>>
Wednesday, 18 February 2009, 16:06 IST