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Chicago: The software giant IBM is taking back its recently laid off employees for the company's operations in the growing markets like India and...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 01:31 IST
Bangalore: Iomega, an EMC company and a provider of data protection has announced the latest addition to its network solutions portfolio with the...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 01:27 IST
Washington: The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits last week topped 600,000, a level not seen since October 1982,...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 00:46 IST
Bangalore: CDC Software, a provider of industry-specific enterprise software applications and business services, has announced the launch of CDC...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 00:35 IST
New Delhi: In a bid to curb anymore Satyam like saga in future, around 150 private sector companies have been put under the scanner by the...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 00:10 IST
Jammu: Telecom operator Reliance Communications (RCom) Friday launched its GSM services in over 50 towns and more than 5,000 villages in Jammu and...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 00:07 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets closed in the positive terrain Friday, with a key index gaining 2.31 percent over its previous close. The...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 00:05 IST
Bhubaneswar: Birla Tyres, a unit of the BK Birla Group company Kesoram Industries, will close down its Orissa plant temporarily for the third time...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 00:02 IST
Toronto: BlackBerry co-CEOs and top executives were collectively fined $77 million Thursday for their role in a stock option backdating controversy...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 00:01 IST
London: The eye-popping sums fetched by England all rounders Kevin Pietersen and Andrew Flintoff at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction Friday...more>>
Saturday, 07 February 2009, 00:00 IST
Mumbai: After successfully dabbling in movie production and distribution, the Reliance-Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG) has now forayed into...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 23:55 IST
Chennai: As the poignant IT scenario fails to show a shine of progress, the big IT firms are set to witness less growth than the industry for the...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 23:55 IST
Sterling: South49 Solutions, a provider of solutions for managing distributed workforces, has completed a $1.2 Million series A financing round,...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 23:54 IST
Paris: Squid Solutions, the Customer Intelligence software company that introduced a new process to create customer insight from large data...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 23:54 IST
Iomega, an EMC company and a provider of data protection has announced the Super Slim Dhamaka offer for its channel partners. As part of the offer,...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 23:00 IST
Bangalore: As layoffs have become day-to-day affair for most of the companies, it's contract workers who feel the pinch most. Since there are no...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 22:32 IST
Baghdad: Iraq's Oil Minister Hussein al-Shahristani has said that the Iran-Iraq talks on joint oilfields were going ahead well and an oil deal was...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 21:12 IST
Canberra: An Australian pilot Friday ditched a light plane safely into Darwin Harbour in a dramatic scene reminiscent of America's Hudson River...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 21:11 IST
New York: In spite of losing $13 billion in their combined wealth, the Indian business giants Mukesh Ambani and Anil Ambani improved their...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 20:13 IST
London: There could be nearly 38,000 intelligent civilizations in our galaxy - and some of them could be trying to contact us even as you read...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 19:40 IST
Dhaka: As Dhaka prepares to allow transit access to India as part of a trade pact, its main opposition has stipulated that Indian goods could only...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 18:39 IST
New Delhi: Employees of Infosys Technologies may have to live with a salary cut and without any significant increment, even as the IT bellwether...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 18:34 IST
Bangalore: Harris Stratex Networks, a U.S-based wireless provider, is planning to acquire a majority stake in Santa Clara-headquartered India...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 18:23 IST
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister K. Rosaiah Thursday presented a tax-free revenue surplus vote-on-account for 2009-10 with an overall...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 17:57 IST
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Thursday asked the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for its response to a petition challenging the...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 17:56 IST
Dhaka: Bangladesh's cabinet Thursday unanimously approved two trade deals that are expected to be signed during the visit of Indian External...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 17:50 IST
Chennai: Consumer durables major Samsung India Electronics Ltd, which reported a turnover of $1.7 billion in 2008, is targeting 25 percent growth...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 17:48 IST
Rio de Janeiro: Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has said that he prays for US President Barack Obama to be successful in his efforts...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 17:47 IST
Washington: The US will no longer use extraordinary renditions, a controversial tool employed by the Bush administration, in the war on terrorism,...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 17:45 IST
New Delhi: Special children have special needs. So for the first time the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has designated educators to...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 17:38 IST
New Delhi: State-run Punjab National Bank Thursday said it has implemented its core banking delivery solution across all its 4,604 branches in the...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 16:21 IST
New Delhi: The government will add stringent clauses to the IT Amendment Bill, 2008, to ensure data protection and cyber security, a top official...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:48 IST
New Delhi: In a move that will ease processing of travel and visa documents for inbound tourists from Singapore and boost tourism and trade ties...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:46 IST
New Delhi: State-run telecom major Mahanagar Telephone Nigam (MTNL) Thursday launched its third generation (3G) mobile services, Jadoo, in limited...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:39 IST
Hyderabad: Maytas Infra, owned by former chairman of Satyam Computer Services B. Ramalinga Raju's family, has issued a legal notice to Vendanta...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:27 IST
New Delhi: Eyeing India's Rs.1.4 trillion ($30 billion) military hardware pie, US-based, General Dynamics, a global leader in providing...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:26 IST
Frankfurt: The European Central Bank (ECB) kept interest rates on hold at two percent Thursday but left open the door for a reduction in borrowing...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:24 IST
Moscow: Iran's nuclear reactor built by Russia at Bushehr will be switched by the end of this year, the head of Russia's state nuclear energy...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:21 IST
London: Car giant Ford said Thursday it would cut up to 850 jobs at British plants by May and review this year's pay deal because of the "serious...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:20 IST
New Delhi: Electric car maker Reva Electric Car Co. Thursday announced that it will launch a new model powered by advanced battery technology this...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 15:03 IST
Bangalore: India-focused PEs seem to be not at all concerned about the recession and the related hullabaloos as 78 private equity players are...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 01:32 IST
Cambridge: With full support of existing investors which include Accel Partners, Adara, Amadeus Capital Partners and TVM, Cambridge Broadband...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 01:13 IST
Singapore: A nine year old kid from Singapore has done what many of the experienced techies did not even attempt to do. Leaving back crayons and...more>>
Friday, 06 February 2009, 00:18 IST
Washington: As layoffs and cutbacks soared to record levels to hit workers across America, unemployment rates rose in 98 percent of metropolitan...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 23:51 IST
Washington: With the government expected to give ailing U.S. financial institutions billions more in aid, President Barack Obama has moved to rein...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 23:50 IST
Chennai: The Rs.23.05-billion (Rs.2,305-crore) retail chain Subhiksha Trading Services says its reserves have dwindled to "nearly nil" and that it...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 23:49 IST
New Delhi: The booming Indian telecom industry that boasts of the world's second largest mobile network is more resilient than others in combating...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 23:49 IST
Bangalore: Being the technology hub of the country, the state government has asked the central government to consider the Karnataka for an Indian...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 23:47 IST
Sunnyvale: Wavesat, a supplier of Broadband Wireless semiconductor solutions, has secured its latest round of funding, raising $11.7 million CAD....more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 23:47 IST
New Delhi: The government will come out with a "stimulus like package" by the end of this month to help the country's corporate sector tide over...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 23:04 IST
Mumbai: As new features are being added onto mobile phones to offer maximum benefits to the users, spammers make use of this opportunity to send...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 20:16 IST
Hyderabad: The market regulator Thursday resumed questioning the disgraced Satyam Computer Services founder B. Ramalinga Raju in Chanchalguda...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 19:54 IST
New Delhi: India's annual rate of inflation dropped to 5.07 percent for the week ended Jan 24 from 5.64 percent the week before, official data...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 19:48 IST
Toronto: Hudson's Bay Company, which is probably the world's oldest corporation, Wednesday announced to cut 1,000 jobs in Canada as part of its...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 19:35 IST
Islamabad: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged Pakistan to cooperate with India in bringing the perpetrators of the Mumbai terror attack to...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 19:28 IST
Bangalore: The Indian government organizations' share of total IT spends in India is set to cross 10 percent over next two years. However, these...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 19:02 IST
Tirupati: Crushing all expectations, the presumed head-on-head competitor to MIT's $100 laptop, the Rs.500 ($10) laptop was unveiled to be a...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 18:42 IST
New Delhi: Indian data center service market is likely to grow at a CAGR of 18 percent to $1.52 billion by the end of 2009. The third party data...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 18:15 IST
New Delhi: The Indian software and services industry is expected to grow 16 percent this fiscal and log revenues of $60 billion despite the global...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 18:15 IST
Bangalore: There has been much hype about the yesterday's launch of Search engine Cuil, as the master minds behind it-three ex-senior Googlers-...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 18:12 IST
Toronto: BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has launched a fresh bid to acquire Indian-owned Certicom Corp. which supplies vital technology...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 18:06 IST
Washington: President Barack Obama's new pick as commerce secretary, Senator Judd Gregg, may well become the White House lead for expanding the cap...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 18:06 IST
Hyderabad: India's market regulator Wednesday grilled Satyam Computer Services founder B. Ramalinga Raju and his brother B. Rama Raju in...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 17:16 IST
New Delhi: President Pratibha Patil Wednesday urged plastic manufacturers to take adequate measures for waste management, as more than half of the...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 17:06 IST
Dhaka: Five days ahead of Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee's visit here, Bangladesh Wednesday said it was ready to provide transit...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 17:04 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government Wednesday gave its nod to set up a 2,400 MW thermal power plant in the state facing shortages of...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 17:02 IST
Hyderabad: The National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal, and ESIGELEC-School of Engineering Rouen of France have entered into an agreement...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 17:02 IST
New Delhi: The Income Tax (I-T) department is on a continuous foray to squeeze out cash through tax demand, with UK based Vedanta Resources and...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 17:00 IST
Ahmedabad: Gujarat's IT exports are estimated to grow to Rs.10 billion (Rs.1,000 crore) this fiscal from Rs.7.61 billion in 2007-08, an industry...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 17:00 IST
New Delhi: The Supreme Court Wednesday turned down Union Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel's plea challenging an order of a Mumbai court for a...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 16:58 IST
New Delhi: India will need to ramp up its foodgrain production by almost 40 percent to meet the demand of burgeoning population by 2025, Food and...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 16:58 IST
London: Demonstrators at an oil refinery in Britain were Wednesday urged to abandon their protest after a deal was reached in marathon talks...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 16:56 IST
Bangalore: IT bellwether Infosys Technologies Ltd late Wednesday hosted a 'green' rock festival in its sprawling campus here to raise awareness...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 16:56 IST
Brussels/Washington: The European Union (EU) Wednesday applauded US President Barack Obama for warning against protectionist measures in the midst...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 16:56 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Chief executives of Technopark companies here Wednesday asked the Kerala government to announce a stimulus package for the...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 16:54 IST
Hyderabad: Given the growing international profile of the Indian software industry, Sun Microsystems is organising its global annual developer...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 16:52 IST
Bangalore: Bangalore based Aditi, a business solution provider has unveiled of ACE (Aditi Essentials for Communications) suite of products. The...more>>
Thursday, 05 February 2009, 01:41 IST
Bangalore: The purpose of embassies as a diplomatic channel is being tainted by cyberpunks as the website of Indian Embassy in Spain is found to...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 23:44 IST
Mumbai: Kale Consultants, a solutions provider to Airline, Logistics and Travel (ALT) industry has entered into a multi-year outsourcing contract...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 23:33 IST
New Delhi: The downturn has effaced all the shine of the IT sector and India has to brace up for a tougher future as the growth for the sector is...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 23:12 IST
Bangalore: As a boost to the IT confidence, global trade body Nasscom has enlisted the eight winners of the Nasscom Innovation Awards 2008. As per...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 23:10 IST
London: There is some hope for aphasics who have virtually lost the capacity to speak, read or write, even though their intellectual ability...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 23:00 IST
San Francisco: Social networking website MySpace.com has said that it had ejected more than 90,000 registered sex offenders following an agreement...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 22:50 IST
Ghaziabad: Work on the much-delayed 7,480 MW Dadri power project in Uttar Pradesh is expected to start soon with the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 22:46 IST
New Delhi: Following the government's green signal to foreign companies to participate in India's nuclear power program, AREVA of France Wednesday...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 22:42 IST
St. Louis: Somark Innovations raised an undisclosed amount of new venture capital funding. The round was led by Finistere Ventures and T2 Venture...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 22:29 IST
London: A European satellite has discovered the smallest planet outside of our solar system, which is twice as large as earth and orbiting a star...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 22:28 IST
Manila: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Tuesday said it had raised $1 billion for the three-year global benchmark bond issue to return to the US...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 22:26 IST
Los Gatos: TriCipher, the on-demand identity assurance and management company, has secured $12 million in its fourth-round of venture funding,...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 22:22 IST
Washington: Iran's first domestically-produced satellite launch has aroused fresh concerns in U.S. about the Iran's nuclear ambitions. U.S. State...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 20:02 IST
Washington: A new U.S. study has asked the U.S. Congress to delete "Buy American" provisions from an over $800 billion economic stimulus bill lest...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 19:26 IST
New Delhi: Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here Tuesday night,...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 18:53 IST
Beijing: The Chinese government has protested India's ban on Chinese toy imports and is likely to ask the World Trade Organization (WTO) to probe...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 18:52 IST
Hyderabad: A team of officials from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) reached the Chanchalguda Central Jail here Wednesday to begin...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 18:49 IST
New Delhi: Exports from India are expected to plummet by more than fifth as the global slowdown slashes demand for Indian goods. Commerce...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 18:29 IST
New Delhi: Dip in India's export by 22 percent in January along with the ongoing financial crunch is likely to take away one crore jobs in...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 18:24 IST
New Delhi: Exports from special economic zones (SEZs) and export-oriented units (EOUs) grew 418 percent between 2003-04 and 2007-08, Commerce...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:56 IST
New Delhi: The global meltdown will not impact on India's military modernisation that envisages the purchase of hardware worth Rs.1.4 trillion ($30...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:54 IST
Chennai: Google India Tuesday unveiled an Internet bus, a mobile vehicle designed to provide information on Internet and computer to people in...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:49 IST
New Delhi: Kerala is eager to enter into tie-ups with central public sector undertakings (PSU) to strengthen and modernise the state's public...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:48 IST
Kolkata: Coal India chairman Partha Sarathi Bhattacharyya Tuesday hinted at hiking coal prices, but said any such decision would be taken after...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:31 IST
New Delhi: India and France are set to start a new chapter in civilian nuclear cooperation when French nuclear giant Areva signs a pact with...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:30 IST
Kolkata: A township proposed by realty major DLF in West Bengal is facing uncertainty because of the general economic downturn that has hit the...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:20 IST
Beijing: Two top generals of China's nuclear forces say they have successfully built a "strategic deterrence" by enhancing the capability of...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:17 IST
Washington: The U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) has hailed the signing of the India-specific safeguards agreement with the International Atomic...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 17:14 IST
Shimla: The first session of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), which will be set up in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi district, will start this...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 16:19 IST
New Delhi: India and China should share their experiences to develop a sustainable growth strategy for the plastic industry, Minister of State for...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:35 IST
London: Students at a prestigious Oxford University college have rallied around a kabab seller after college authorities forced him to move,...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:35 IST
Washington: Citigroup Tuesday said it has poured $25.7 billion of its government-supplied funding into bolstering the US residential mortgage...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:33 IST
Amsterdam: A Dutch company says it has developed the world's first internet search engine that guarantees users' absolute privacy. Ixquick...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:28 IST
New Delhi: To go head-on-head with Google's much speculated GDrive storage service, Nivio will unveil nDrive a user intuitive tool that facilitates...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:27 IST
New Delhi: Kerala is eager to enhance business ties with central public sector undertakings (PSU) to "modernise and strengthen" the state's public...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:12 IST
New Delhi: Despite a demand slowdown for steel during the current fiscal, Steel Minister Ram Vilas Paswan Tuesday said the target of producing 124...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:10 IST
New Delhi: India hopes to start four nuclear power plants, which could add 1,660 MW capacity to the national energy basket by the end of this year....more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:01 IST
Bangalore: The Indian Air Force (IAF) may have to wait for over a decade to fly a home-grown combat jet powered by an indigenous engine as its full...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 15:01 IST
Kolkata: India and Belarus expect the bilateral trade to go up to $500 million by 2010 from $432.1 million in 2008, a top diplomat said here...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 14:58 IST
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Tueaday accused the central government of slowing down the flow of funds for implementing the...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 14:56 IST
New Delhi: The Planning Commission has fixed Kerala's annual plan for 2009-10 at Rs.86.60 billion (Rs.8,660 crore), Chief Minister V.S....more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 14:55 IST
Washington: President Barack Obama named a third prominent Republican to his cabinet Tuesday, nominating Senator Judd Gregg of New Hampshire as...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 14:54 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: bmi, Britain's second largest airline and a Star Alliance member, has opted for Tehcnopark-headquartered IBS Software's new...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 14:51 IST
Kolkata: The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC), for the first time, started computerised citizen service centres, where people will be able to...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 14:50 IST
New Delhi: The Vishwavidyalaya-Jahangirpuri corridor of the Delhi Metro Tuesday was flagged off by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit here. The line...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 14:47 IST
New Delhi: India will clock a growth of over 7 percent this fiscal, Commerce Minister Kamal Nath said here Tuesday. Referring to the general...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 00:28 IST
New Delhi: Minister of State for Communications and IT Jyotiraditya Scindia Tuesday said the government has accepted the calling card proposal,...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 00:26 IST
New Delhi: Exports from special economic zones (SEZs) and export-oriented units (EOUs) grew 418 percent between 2003-04 and 2007-08, Commerce...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 00:25 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets closed marginally higher Tuesday after witnessing volatile trade throughout the day. A key index ended trade 0.91...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 00:23 IST
London: India and Britain have announced six million pounds of funding for large-scale science and technology collaboration between their...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 00:17 IST
Bangalore: Strengthening the lighting sector, the Indian arm of Netherland based health and wellbeing firm, Phillips India has appointed Rajeev...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 00:06 IST
Bangalore: Indian IT majors are still finding a major share of their revenue from European market through project services, while most of the MNCs...more>>
Wednesday, 04 February 2009, 00:04 IST
Hyderabad: Aiming at jointly conducting useful research and bringing out cutting edge technologies in cloud computing, Yahoo! Indian R&D has...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 23:45 IST
Bangalore: Unfazed by the financial tsunami which blew the strongest of economies, India is expected to record the highest inflow of remittance....more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 23:44 IST
New Delhi: French government-owned postal services firm Geopost is acquiring Indian freight service company Continental Air Express. The French...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 22:43 IST
Tehran: carried into orbit its first domestically-produced satellite Tuesday, the country's national TV said. The ` which contains...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 21:04 IST
Moscow: The Russian Space Agency Roscosmos is considering a plan to build a new space station as the current one approaches its retirement,...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 21:02 IST
Toronto: Even as their U.S. counterparts have been slammed for their "shameful" behaviour by President Barack Obama for taking billions of dollars...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 18:55 IST
Washington: China is unlikely to overtake India in outsourcing business anytime soon and it would take not one country but a lot of small ones to...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 18:44 IST
Washington: Every second, millions of phone calls and cable TV shows are dispatched through fibres as digital zeros and ones formed by chopping...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 18:35 IST
Bangalore: As MNCs cut jobs in big numbers to rein in costs, IT workers and their unions in the U.S. are now up in arms against offshoring work to...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 17:12 IST
Bangalore: Indian banks are rattling ahead with 19 Indian banks making it to the world's top 500 financial brands amidst the tight financial...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 16:55 IST
Mumbai: Kingfisher Airlines, India's first Five Star Airline, has launched daily direct flights between Mumbai and London. On this route Kingfisher...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 16:54 IST
New York: Brutally bashed by the strong blows of slowdown, the banking giant Lehman Brothers have re-emerged as an attraction in Wall Street with...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 16:05 IST
Chennai: The government will announce sector-specific stimulus packages within four to six weeks in addition to the two previous packages to...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:55 IST
Washington: NASA and Google announced Monday the release of a new Mars mode in Google Earth that brings to everyone's desktop a high-resolution,...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:54 IST
New Delhi: Public sector oil companies will set aside over Rs.6 billion (Rs.600 crore), or at least two percent of their profits, for corporate...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:54 IST
New Delhi: The B.K. Modi-promoted Spice Group has fully acquired the Indian subsidiary of Dubai-based mobile handset retailer Cellucom. Under...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:52 IST
Bangalore: The sharp rise in food prices in India last year has pushed an additional 100 million people into starvation, President Pratibha Patil...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:52 IST
New Delhi: The ongoing turmoil in Indian equities markets has resulted in investments by financial institutions turning red, with about $4.38...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:51 IST
New Delhi: Chief executives of India's state-run commercial banks Monday assured the government they would lower interest rates and step up their...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:04 IST
Kolkata: Tata Tea Ltd will outsource manufacturing of Good Earth, its herbal tea brand in the US, to an existing joint venture in that country to...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:03 IST
New Delhi: The government Monday referred back the Internet telephony issue to the telecom regulator even while providing flexibility to calling...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 15:01 IST
London: The British government was braced Monday for more protests against China's human rights record even as Prime Minister Gordon Brown told...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:58 IST
Chennai: The Rs.6-billion turnover Dixon Technologies, which owns the consumer durable brand Weston, will set up a Rs.200-million (Rs.20-crore)...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:54 IST
Washington: U.S. consumers cut spending for a sixth straight month in December, capping off the worst year for consumer spending since 1961 and...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:48 IST
Bangalore: The Karnataka government has served notice to the beleaguered infrastructure firm Maytas Infra Ltd on delay in implementing the two...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:47 IST
New York: Oil prices tumbled Monday as Americans cut spending amid grim economic environment. According to a U.S. government report, consumer...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:44 IST
San Francisco: The world's eighth largest economy started issuing IOU (I-owe-you) vouchers instead of cheques Monday as an ongoing budget battle...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:43 IST
New York: U.S. department store chain Macy's said Monday it will eliminate about 7,000 positions as part of a restructuring effort designed to save...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:41 IST
New Delhi: Ever look up and marvel at the beauty of the evening sky? Skygazers in the national capital now have the opportunity of studying...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:37 IST
Brussels/San Francisco: Academics and armchair explorers were as of Monday offered a unique insight into the world's seas through a new release of...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 14:36 IST
Mumbai: As a result of the revaluation of assets and heavy pullout in foreign institutional investments, India's foreign exchange reserve (forex)...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 02:54 IST
Bangalore: The 11-year-old retail chain Subhiksha Trading has run out of cash, revealed the company Managing Director R Subramanian. However,...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 01:38 IST
Bangalore: Getit Infoservices, a producer of yellow pages and directories has raised Rs.20 crore from venture capital fund Helion Venture Partners....more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 00:52 IST
New York: The New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) has conferred Dr. Parveen Chopra with the Prestigious Haywood Burns Memorial Award for his...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 00:21 IST
Bangalore: Unlike the previous years, Indian PC market has recorded a negative year-on-year growth of 8.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2008 due...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 00:04 IST
Nagpur: The U.S. based aircraft manufacturer Boeing has signed an agreement for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility with Air India and...more>>
Tuesday, 03 February 2009, 00:00 IST
Mumbai: "Global recession is putting vital information at greater risk than ever before," warned security experts and senior IT decision makers in...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 23:57 IST
San Francisco: U.S. based SocialMedia, an advertising network has secured Series B financing of $6 million from IDG Ventures SF with co-investment...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 23:46 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets closed in the red Monday, with a key index ending trade 3.68 percent lower than its previous close. The...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 23:08 IST
Kolkata: The State Bank of India (SBI) will send a team of experts to probe the disappearance of Rs.1.4 million from its two ATMs in West Bengal's...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 23:02 IST
New Delhi: Auto major Hyundai Motor India Monday said its domestic sales in January were down 13.5 percent to 21,016 units from 24,301 units for...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 22:16 IST
New Delhi: Two and three-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto Monday reported 34 percent year-on-year decline in its domestic sales in January. The company...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 22:13 IST
London: GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Britain's biggest pharmaceutical multinational, is to cut around 6,000 jobs around the world when it posts full-year...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 22:11 IST
New Delhi: After registering a decline for two successive months, India's merchandise exports were marginally up 1.1 percent in December at $12.690...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 21:59 IST
Mumbai: Realty major DLF's net profit has dipped 70.6 percent to Rs.1.78 billion (Rs.178 crore) for the quarter ended Dec 31, as compared to...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 20:28 IST
Kathmandu: Indian herbal product manufacturer Ban Labs Ltd has begun marketing its hair care products in Nepal with a novel publicity gimmick that...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 20:26 IST
New Delhi: Reliance Communications (R-Com), part of the Reliance-Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG), Sunday launched its GSM services in the...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 20:25 IST
New Delhi: Leading car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki registered its highest-so far monthly sales - 71,779 units - in January, it said here Monday....more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 20:20 IST
Beijing: About 20 million of China's migrant workers have returned home after losing their jobs as the global financial crisis takes a toll on the...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 20:19 IST
Chandigarh: Some invaluable documents related to legendary French architect Le Corbusier who planned Chandigarh in the 1950s can be seen online...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 19:48 IST
Los Angeles: After winning the top honour from the Directors Guild of America (DGA) for the Mumbai-set hit film "Slumdog Millionaire", British...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 18:59 IST
New Delhi: As a rebuff to MIT's One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) project, the $10 laptop from National Mission on Education will be introduced. The...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 18:46 IST
New York: With the world economy shrinking at a quick pace, about 9,000 jobs have disappeared worldwide on an average every day during the month of...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 18:28 IST
New Delhi: A "disciplined" private sector and an "aspiring" middle class are the engines of India's economic growth, and will help the country...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 18:22 IST
Washington: U.S. President Barack Obama, in his weekly radio address Saturday, said the current financial crisis was "devastating" and that...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 18:20 IST
Dhaka: Bangladesh may devalue its currency to match the fluctuating exchange rate against the U.S. dollar and boost its exports, finance minister...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 18:03 IST
Shanghai: Astronomers from China, Japan and South Korea are building the world's largest radio telescope array to study the Milky Way Galaxy and...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 18:01 IST
Hyderabad: A city court Saturday extended the judicial custody of disgraced founder and former chairman of Satyam Computer Services B. Ramalinga...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 17:48 IST
New Delhi: Admitting that the global economic slowdown has hit the poor sections of the society, the government Saturday said two major challenges...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 17:42 IST
Kolkata: The mysterious disappearance of Rs.1.4 million from two ATMs of the State Bank of India (SBI) in West Bengal's Malda district has put bank...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 17:41 IST
Davos: With the economic crisis likely to dominate much of 2009, world leaders in Davos have urged that climate change should remain in focus....more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 16:13 IST
Mumbai: Twenty-seven Australian players and 21 Englishmen will be among 87 overseas players to go under the hammer in Goa Feb 6 for the second...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 16:12 IST
Davos (Switzerland): Japan would provide about $17 billion in development aid to Asian countries, the country's prime minister said here Saturday....more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 16:12 IST
Madrid: The volatile world economy has begun affecting international tourism, bringing its growth to a standstill in the second half of 2008, the...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 16:11 IST
Bangalore: The very first communications satellite sold by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) to the European operator Eutelsat has...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:39 IST
Munich: Criminals wasted no time in integrating U.S. President Barack Obama's inauguration into the latest wave of spam mail seeking to lure...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:38 IST
Beijing: More Chinese firms are slashing executive pay and having tighter budgets to get through the economic crisis, the State-owned Assets...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:32 IST
New Delhi: Former chief justice A.M. Ahmadi said Muslims in India were victims of "discrimination", as a convention here Sunday recommended job...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:31 IST
London: Turned back from India, Turkey and Greece, the contaminated French aircraft carrier Le Clemenceau will finally be allowed to dock in a...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:30 IST
Kolkata: There is a shortage of about 100,000 officers in public sector banks across the country, an official of a leading bank officers'...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:29 IST
Moscow: Russia's Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) will propose to the government the building of a low-orbit space station to support future...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:25 IST
Washington: NASA's first spacecraft dedicated to studying atmospheric carbon dioxide is in final preparation for a Feb 23 launch from Vandenberg...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:24 IST
Beijing: China will provide special subsidy to companies and institutions that use hybrid vehicles like the electric and fuel cell cars, the...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:21 IST
Washington: Device drivers are the indispensable link between your computer and everything you attach to it. Without them, your digital camera,...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:16 IST
New Delhi: Be careful when you access your computer over the Internet. Here are some safety tips: * Install file-sharing software carefully, so...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:13 IST
New Delhi: Did you know that through the Internet you can access your computer from almost anywhere? Relatively few of us have taken advantage...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:11 IST
Chennai: The 500-MW prototype fast breeder reactor (PFBR) fast coming up at Kalpakkam, 80 km from here, has several firsts to its credit. "For...more>>
Monday, 02 February 2009, 15:06 IST