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Washington: Since the early 1990s, astronomers have discovered more than 300 planets orbiting far away stars, nearly all of them being gas giants...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 16:19 IST
Mumbai: Instead of tightening purse strings to counter the ongoing recession, many companies are increasing dividend payouts to shareholders,...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 16:00 IST
Hyderabad: While the recent announcements of Tech Mahindra doled out more troubles for the Satyam employees, three of the top executives of Satyam...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 15:48 IST
Washington: North Korea gave Washington about an hour's notice before its early Monday morning test of a nuclear explosive device that was...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 15:07 IST
Mumbai: Reliance Communications (RCom), India's second largest telecom operator, Tuesday said it has received approval from its shareholders for...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 15:02 IST
New Delhi: Auto major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) Tuesday launched a CNG variant of its existing pick-up truck Maxx Maxi. Priced at Rs.379,900...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 15:01 IST
Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government has signed an agreement with IL&FS Infrastructure Development Corp (IIDC) for the development of three...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 14:59 IST
New Delhi: Delhi government's Finance Minister A.K. Walia Tuesday ordered an inquiry into an alleged forgery in submission of value-added tax (VAT)...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 14:54 IST
Kolkata: Footwear major Bata India has made an application to the defence forces to supply shoes, chairman P.M. Sinha said Tuesday. "But we know...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 14:53 IST
New York: The UN General Assembly Tuesday rescheduled its failed efforts to hold a debate on the global financial and economic crisis at the end of...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 14:51 IST
New Delhi: Prasar Bharati Chairman Arun Bhatnagar has resigned, bringing to an end his brief tenure that was marked by a standoff with the public...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 14:47 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets ended trade in the red Tuesday, with a key index closing 324 points lower than its previous close. The 30-scrip...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 00:15 IST
Bangalore: Though India is lagging behind in the number of CEO bloggers when compared to U.S., the trend is surely catching up, especially with the...more>>
Wednesday, 27 May 2009, 00:09 IST
Redwood City: Host Analytics, a SaaS corporate performance management (CPM) vendor, has completed an up-round series B financing. The company will...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 23:36 IST
Bangalore: Reliance Infrastructure said that it would raise 43 billion rupees by issuing 42.9 million convertible warrants to its promoters - Anil...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 22:57 IST
Bangalore: Citigroup is geared up to cut down IT costs. A source closed to the company said that it will cut down on the application, maintenance...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 22:57 IST
Bangalore: Amidst the stiff competition from Apple's App Store, Nokia on Monday rolled out its much-anticipated online software and content store...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 22:56 IST
Bangalore: After installing the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions, Asclepius, a comprehensive hospital management system in various...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 22:13 IST
Schaumburg: Sagent Pharmaceuticals, a privately-held specialty pharmaceutical company, has raised $30 million in the series A financing extension...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 22:12 IST
Johannesburg: South African telecom giant MTN believes a potential transaction with its New Delhi-based counterpart Bharti Airtel would create a...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 22:04 IST
Bangalore: The Yash Birla group has entered into IT industry with the acquisition of Melstar Information Technologies, an application development...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 21:55 IST
Bangalore: Multi-country payroll outsourcing (MCPO) is in the emerging rapid-growth phase, ahead of other standalone multi-country HR process...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 20:34 IST
Bangalore: Tektronix, a supplier of test, measurement and monitoring products and services for the communications, computer and semiconductor...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 19:23 IST
New Delhi: Industrialised countries are not making greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction commitments "to match the scale of reductions being put...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 19:02 IST
New Delhi: Twitterers and users of Facebook, beware! For hackers have now begun targeting popular social networking sites, and chances are that...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 18:51 IST
New Delhi: India's largest private carrier Jet Airways Monday announced a net profit of Rs.52.99 crore for the quarter ending March 31, as compared...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 17:15 IST
Chandigarh: Punjab-based Rayat-Bahra Group of educational institutes has tied up with IBM India to give specialised training to its engineering...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 17:13 IST
Chennai: The non-metro areas enjoy better broadband services than their metro counterparts. As per a study, the broadband service in the...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 15:58 IST
Bangalore: With the tax holidays which India's $40 billion IT industry has been enjoying so far under the Software Technology Parks of India (STPI)...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 15:55 IST
New Delhi: Advocating "eternal vigilance", A.K. Antony Monday expressed concern over the security scenario around India and spelt out priority...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 15:17 IST
Mumbai: A Chennai-bound Oman Air flight was cordoned off at the airport here Monday after it made an emergency landing following a crew member...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 15:09 IST
New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday formally assumed charge of his portfolio and "immediately" convened a meeting with officials to...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 15:08 IST
New Delhi: Sharad Chandra Govindrao Pawar was back at Krishi Bhavan here Monday as the cabinet minister in charge of agriculture, food, public...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 15:06 IST
New Delhi: The Congress-led coalition government at the centre may not offer any further fiscal stimulus as the mounting fiscal deficit has left...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 15:01 IST
Brussels: The European Union (EU) has approved a special residence and work permit scheme for qualified third-country citizens for the purpose of...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 15:00 IST
Kochi: A few days after Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan said the global slowdown might delay the launch of Kochi's Smart City project,...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 14:58 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Companies based in Kerala's Technopark, an IT park here, Monday launched a carpooling website for IT professionals in the state...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 14:56 IST
New Delhi: IT infrastructure solutions provider HCL Infosystems Monday said it had bagged an order worth Rs.240 crore from state-run telecom major...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 14:55 IST
Bangalore: Zapak Digital Entertainment and Kwality Walls have launched 'Paddle Pop Gaming League 09' in Delhi after overwhelming response last...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 01:16 IST
Bangalore: Cost cutting has become imperative for most organizations in the current economic scenario. In such a situation perhaps what people need...more>>
Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 00:53 IST
Bangalore: Mckinsey & Company, on its report on cloud computing found that external cloud computing is more suited for the needs of small and...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 23:48 IST
Bangalore: A large number of Indian companies have posted higher profits by beating sluggish demand conditions in the fourth quarter of last...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 23:42 IST
Bangalore: As the recession-hit U.S. economy is groping in the dark over uncertain financial position, India increased its investment in American...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 23:37 IST
New Delhi: India's Bharti group and Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, have postponed the launch of their first cash-and-carry or wholesale...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 21:51 IST
New Delhi: Taking cue from the other realty majors, the board of real estate firm Parsvnath Developers Monday approved a proposal to raise up to...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 20:12 IST
Bangalore: Satyam Computer Services, which is now backed by Tech Mahindra is all set to sack 7500 to 8000 'non-billing' staff from June. Tech...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 19:53 IST
New Delhi: India's Bharti Airtel and South African telecom giant MTN have resumed talks to hold stakes in each other's companies, restarting the...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 19:08 IST
Tehran: Tehran and Islamabad have signed a deal for supplying Iranian gas to Pakistan, IRNA reported. As part of the plan a pipeline will be...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 18:02 IST
Doha: Doha taxi drivers know when someone asks to be dropped at the City Centre mall in the Qatari capital, they've got some serious money to...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 18:01 IST
Addis Ababa: With Africa's population steadily growing, the debate over genetically modified (GM) crops in the continent has gained special...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 17:58 IST
New Delhi: After registering the steepest weekly rally in 17 years, Indian equities resumed trading on a positive note Monday despite some weak...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 17:56 IST
Chandigarh: No more scrambling from one place to another to pay telephone, water and electricity bills or even to buy stamp papers and file RTI...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 17:54 IST
New York: For the third year in row, Internet search giant Google has remained on the top of the list of global companies who employ more MBA...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 16:01 IST
New York: India's IT major Wipro has informed its American shareholders and market regulator Securities and Exchange Commission that its businesses...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:49 IST
Bangalore: The new Bengaluru International Airport starts its second year Sunday without any fanfare. Yet to be officially inaugurated or...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:42 IST
Washington: U.S. President Barack Obama Friday signed into law a legislation that makes it more difficult for credit card providers to raise fees...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:40 IST
Chicago: General Motors (GM) has reached a tentative labour agreement with the United Auto Workers (UAW) union in a bid to remove one of the major...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:39 IST
Amman: The Jordanian government has received an offer from Russia's Rosatom Corporation for building a research nuclear reactor in the country,...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:36 IST
Monte Carlo: Silvery, shiny, really expensive, the bottle of Remy Martin Louis XIII Black Pearl Magnum hurts one's eyes and one's pocket with its...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:31 IST
Addis Ababa: An Indian project management firm wants to participate in the building of Ethiopia's 5,000-km national railway network that will also...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:28 IST
Gandhinagar: Gujarat will shortly contact Sri Lanka following its offer of assistance to set up resorts along the state's 1,600-km coastline....more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:27 IST
New Delhi: India's $2.5 billion entertainment industry is little affected by the slowdown and has emerged as the highest spender on advertisement...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:21 IST
Moscow: A Russian Meridian 2 military satellite was put into orbit Friday by a Soyuz-2 carrier rocket launched from Plesetsk space centre in north...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:16 IST
Washington: U.S. President Barack Obama Saturday named Charles Bolden, a black ex-astronaut, to lead the US space agency into its next chapter that...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:12 IST
London: Social networking site Facebook has been blocked in Iran by the country's government to stop supporters of a reformist candidate in the...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:11 IST
Washington: The space shuttle Atlantis returned to Earth Sunday after a mission to upgrade the Hubble Space Telescope, landing at an alternative...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:10 IST
New Delhi: Malvinder Mohan Singh has stepped down as chairman, managing director and chief executive of India's largest pharmaceutical company,...more>>
Monday, 25 May 2009, 15:03 IST
New Delhi: India's fourth largest outsourcer Saytam Computers Friday said it has appointed four more directors on its board following a Company Law...more>>
Saturday, 23 May 2009, 02:31 IST
New Delhi: Leading telecom operator Bharti Airtel, which has about 2.7 million Internet subscribers, Friday launched its Net PC initiative that...more>>
Saturday, 23 May 2009, 02:29 IST
New Delhi: India seems to be following China's footsteps with a recent proposal to censor the internet space. This proposal comes on the heels of...more>>
Saturday, 23 May 2009, 02:11 IST
New Delhi: The state-owned power utility NTPC Ltd, formerly National Thermal Power Corp, posted a net profit after tax of Rs.8,201 crore in 2008-09...more>>
Saturday, 23 May 2009, 00:27 IST
New York: One-third of the CEO’s worldwide believe that outsourcing now offers less economic values than what it used to be five years ago, states...more>>
Saturday, 23 May 2009, 00:26 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets ended trade in the green Friday, with a key index gaining 150 points over its previous close. The 30-scrip...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 23:57 IST
Bangalore: Of the 20 largest global IPOs issues in 2008, 15 were by the companies in the emerging market, which include the stock sale of Reliance...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 23:29 IST
Mumbai: Tobacco, FMCG and hospitality major ITC saw its net profit for 2008-09 increase 4.6 percent to about Rs.3,264 crore from Rs.3,120 crore...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 23:11 IST
Bangalore: SKS Microfinance, a Hyderabad based Microfinance institution has raised Rs 75 crore by issuing one year non-convertible debentures (NCD)...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 23:09 IST
Bangalore: You would have often seen students studying in a bus or other vehicle during exams. Or a line of students sitting outside the...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 22:17 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kochi-based Muthoot Pappachan group, that has interests in financial services, hospitality, infrastructure and wind power,...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 21:08 IST
Bangalore: Bangalore is a rapid developing city with a population of around eight million people. And in such a big city, finding ways to reach a...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 20:20 IST
London: Social networking and photo-sharing websites retain photographs deleted by users, reveals research by Cambridge University. Researchers...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 20:15 IST
Washington: US space agency NASA has said it is ready to send two missions to the moon in a launch next month that will set the course for the...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 20:13 IST
Washington: A major reason why mobile phones have been relatively free of virus attacks is that the market is widely split, unlike in computer...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 20:09 IST
Bangalore: Though India is hailed as a technology hub, when it comes to search engines, it is yet to churn out its own Google; a search engine,...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 19:43 IST
Bangalore: Finding a job can be very hard in the current market scenario and for freshers things can be even worse, but there is help on the way,...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 18:38 IST
Tokyo: Japan's central bank Friday raised its assessment on the world's second-largest economy for the first time in more than two years as it saw...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 18:29 IST
Dhaka: Sri Lanka, where a quarter century of ethnic conflict has just ended, is keen to host the secretariat of sub-regional bloc Bimstec....more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 18:10 IST
New Delhi: Despite the political stability promised by the Congress-led coalition's resounding win at the recent parliamentary polls, the outlook...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 18:05 IST
Bangalore: Software firm Infosys plans to hire about 1,000 people in the U.S. in the next 12 to 18 months. "We believe business will be there if...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 16:22 IST
New York: The retrenchment measures in Wipro have taken a toll on the pay packet of its chief Azim Premji, who took a 10 percent cut on his annual...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 15:48 IST
Bangalore: As the current credit crunch is forcing IT clients to postpone the deployments of new technologies, Indian IT vendors are drawing more...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 15:47 IST
London: Social networking and photo-sharing websites retain photographs deleted by users, reveals research by Cambridge University. Researchers...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 15:14 IST
Hyderabad: Thehas signed academic collaboration agreements with Finland's University of Tampere and Tampere University of Technology, an institute...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 15:10 IST
Panaji: The Taj group of hotels Thursday unveiled Goa's first five-star business property, the 170-room Vivanta, to "fill the gap between leisure...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 15:06 IST
New Delhi: Delhi government's Finance Minister A.K. Walia Thursday directed the VAT (value-added tax) department to improve its image by ensuring...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 15:05 IST
London: A DVD that can store up to 2,000 films - equivalent to 300 DVDs in a single disk - can revolutionise the way we store films, music and...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 15:01 IST
Washington: U.S. space agency NASA has said it is ready to send two missions to the moon in a launch next month that will set the course for the...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 14:59 IST
New Delhi: Real estate major Emaar MGF Thursday unveiled its first hotel project in India, Fortune Select Metropolitan, to be managed by an ITC...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 02:00 IST
Ahmedabad: Brushing aside recession blues, Aegon Religare Life Insurance Thursday announced plans to hire 3,500 financial advisors in Gujarat over...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 01:54 IST
New Delhi: India's direct tax receipts were up 8.33 percent to Rs.3.38 lakh crore in 2008-09, the finance ministry said in a statement Thursday....more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 01:50 IST
Bangalore: ThoughtWorks, in association with Nasscom, hosted the Master Class Series of Webinars on May 13th 2009, for the second time in two...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 01:19 IST
Bangalore: Symantec has launched 'Online Family.Norton', an online tool, which allows parents to monitor their kids' online activities. This...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 00:42 IST
A key index of the Indian equities markets dived more than 300 points, ending trading Thursday in the red as consolidation set in. The 30-scrip...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 00:27 IST
Kolkata: Coal India Ltd (CIL) has posted net profit of Rs.96 crore in 2008-09 against a profit of Rs.5,243 crore the year before, a top company...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 00:24 IST
Kolkata: Telecom operator Sistema Shyam Teleservices is planning to outsource a portion of its Internet infrastructure to global IT behemoth IBM,...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 00:23 IST
Mumbai: Foreign inflow of money into Indian equity markets has crossed the $3-billion mark, with as much as $2 billion coming in the last five...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 00:21 IST
Mumbai: A key index of the Indian equities markets dived more than 300 points, ending trading Thursday in the red as consolidation set in. The...more>>
Friday, 22 May 2009, 00:19 IST
Mumbai: A key index of the Indian equities markets was down 220 points from its last closing figure about 90 minutes before closing bell Thursday -...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 22:04 IST
Mumbai: Healthcare Sector in India may see a significant increase in the investment by the Private Equity and Venture Capital firms, according to...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 22:03 IST
Kolkata: Telecom operator Sistema Shyam Teleservices, a joint venture between Russia's Sistema and India's Shyam group, Thursday launched its CDMA...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 21:58 IST
New Delhi: The world's largest retailer, is set to open its first wholesale or cash-and-carry store in India next week and has chosen Amritsar as...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 21:56 IST
Bangalore: What do you do when you need to buy a gadget and can't make up your mind on which one to buy? Perhaps, you just go to Amazon or eBay and...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 21:42 IST
Washington: The internet search engine giant Google, which was planning to buy a newspaper, has dropped the idea, said Eric Schmidt, Chairman and...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 21:39 IST
Mumbai: TATA Motors has raised Rs. 4200 crore through the release of non convertible debentures (NCD), which will be used for paying the $ 3...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 21:07 IST
Bangalore: Microsoft has announced its My Phone service that enables users to automatically backup contacts, photos, video, calendar, text messages...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 20:04 IST
Dhaka: Bangladesh is to sign the Asian Highway pact, shedding its suspicion that the route devised by a UN body would allow neighbouring India a...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 17:47 IST
Agra: Did the bottled water at the railway station here taste a bit different? Did the ice cream leave a bitter taste? Welcome to the city of the...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 17:46 IST
Thiruvananthapuram,: Kerala Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan Wednesday said the global economic slowdown may delay the launch of Kochi's Rs.15...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 17:44 IST
Washington: Contradicting optimistic remarks out of the White House earlier Wednesday, U.S. Federal Reserve officials released a gloomy projection...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 17:43 IST
New Delhi: The students who left India for a better career in the U.S. and U.K. are now returning to their homeland as they could not find a job...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 16:01 IST
Beijing: China's foreign financial assets increased by 23 percent from a year earlier to $2.92 trillion by the end of last year, officials said...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 15:16 IST
Paris: Europe's largest airline, Air France-KLM, and U.S. carrier Delta Airlines have agreed to a joint venture involving transatlantic flights,...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 15:15 IST
Ghaziabad: Amid sweltering heat, this city on the outskirts of the capital is reeling under a severe power crisis. A 17 to 19-hour daily power cut...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 15:10 IST
Bangalore: The Indian space agency has raised the orbit of its first unmanned lunar spacecraft Chandrayaan-1 to 200km from the lunar surface for...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 15:06 IST
Washington: Contradicting optimistic remarks out of the White House earlier Wednesday, US Federal Reserve officials released a gloomy projection...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 15:03 IST
Bangalore: India has emerged as the most favorable market for telecom players with the rate of mobile users growing at over 10 million per month....more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 02:08 IST
Bangalore: Several Indian startup companies are feeling the heat of global slowdown as venture capitalists (VCs) have tightened their procedures to...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 01:39 IST
California: Unity Semiconductor, a designer and developer of non-volatile storage class memory products, has closed its series C round of...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 00:42 IST
Mumbai: While benchmark indices at the equities markets slipped into the red at the closing bell Wednesday with a key index falling 241 points...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 00:16 IST
New Delhi: The credibility of the corporate governance in the hands of the independent directors cannot be determined, as majority of the...more>>
Thursday, 21 May 2009, 00:11 IST
Mumbai: Gigabyte Technology, a manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards and other computing hardware solutions, has announced that the...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 23:19 IST
New Delhi: Global Technology Investment Group (GTI), a New York based private equity firm, has invested in day care surgery center chain Nova...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 22:18 IST
Washington: Have you ever been sick of pizza, playing the same computer game, or visiting the same bookshop? Joseph Redden, professor of...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 22:17 IST
Bangalore: It's a win-win situation for both software engineers and startup companies. While startup companies are looking to hire experienced and...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 21:44 IST
Bangalore: InfoBuild India, a wholly owned subsidiary of Amtex Systems, has launched WebFocus center of excellence in Chennai. The center is...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 21:24 IST
Mumbai: Norway's Telenor has acquired another 15.5 percent stake in Unitech Wireless, the telecom arm of realty major Unitech, for Rs.1,130 crore...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 19:57 IST
Bangalore: "We have seen big uptake in digital entertainment and people spend more time now playing online Games. Gaming market is growing at 20...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 18:49 IST
Mumbai: A key index of the Indian equities markets remained range-bound Wednesday morning after opening weak, as buying interest waned. The...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 18:31 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities were trading on a dull note Wednesday, with a key index ruling about 13 points higher than its previous close. The...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 18:12 IST
Dubai: Archaeologists in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have discovered potsherds dating back to around 3,000 B.C., WAM reported Tuesday. The...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 17:49 IST
Washington: Synaptotagmin-IV is a special protein known to influence learning and memory and may help maintain an efficient brain, according to a...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 17:34 IST
New York: Scientists unveiled Tuesday a 47-million-year-old primate fossil whose physical features, they believe, make it part of the common...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 17:23 IST
Tokyo: The Japanese economy shrank in the January-March quarter an an annualised rate of 15.2 percent, the sharpest annualised drop ever recorded...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 17:20 IST
Bangalore: Tata Consultancy Services [TCS] has carried out an SAP ERP implementation for ABB UK, consolidating the company's Finance, Human...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 16:45 IST
Bangalore: The unauthorized software copying has increased the losses to $53 billion and it has also become a bar for more employment generation....more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 15:46 IST
Orlando: The world digital information world is set to grow by five times in 2012 compared to that in 2008. The world created...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 15:43 IST
London: A U.S.-China deal on climate change could be reached in autumn this year after secret back-channel meetings in the closing months of the...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 15:07 IST
Mumbai: Diversified conglomerate Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has signed a pact with the US-based GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy to build boiling water...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 15:06 IST
Mumbai: A day after Indian equities markets were caught in a frenzy that saw key indices shoot up over 17 percent, Tuesday saw traders lapping up...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 15:04 IST
New Delhi: Global electronics manufacturer LG is planning to launch 31 new models in the star-rated colour television (CTV) category by 2009-end, a...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 15:03 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Leading private carrier Jet Airways Tuesday announced a slew of benefits to students flying abroad, effective from May 26....more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 15:02 IST
New Delhi: Amadeus, a global leader in technology and distribution solutions for the travel and tourism industry, has inked a pact with one of...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 15:01 IST
Kolkata: Texmaco Ltd, a KK Birla group company, has formed a joint venture with United Group of Australia to manufacture hi-tech wagon and...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 14:57 IST
Kemerovo: Officials here seized three five-month-old calves from the owner who had failed to repay his mounting debts. Many Russians who took...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 14:56 IST
Washington: The U.S. space agency NASA said astronauts Tuesday sent the Hubble Space Telescope back into orbit, where it is to help probe the...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 14:55 IST
Washington: The U.S. plans to provide $100 million of humanitarian aid to Pakistan as part of the Obama administration's new strategy for...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 14:53 IST
Washington: U.S. President Barack Obama Tuesday proposed the country's first greenhouse gas emission standards and ordered carmakers to increase...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 14:50 IST
Bangalore: Amit Chatterjee, an IT veteran for 23 years has joined CA India as the new Vice President, Area Sales and Country Manager. He succeeds...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 03:24 IST
Bangalore: 7Seas Technology has released "Swine Flu Killer," a casual online game on Swine Flu, which has created panic across globe by killing...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 01:40 IST
Bangalore: India has a total of 92 full-fledged airports that includes 12 international airports. Out of the 92 airports, only five international...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 01:27 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets consolidated their position Tuesday, with a key index shutting shop 17 points above its last closing figure after...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 01:10 IST
Bangalore: Sensex has taken an inconceivable jump of 17 percent and rupee has strengthened against the dollar by 3.1 percent in a day span. Till...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 00:24 IST
Ahmedabad: IT solutions major Sai Infosystems India Tuesday launched voice-and-video facility on BSNL broadband service in the city. Launching...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 00:07 IST
Chennai/Kolkata: India's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki, with a turnover of almost Rs.20,500 crore, is hoping to nearly double its exports this...more>>
Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 00:00 IST
Chennai: India's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki, with a turnover of almost Rs.20,500 crore, is hoping to nearly double its exports this fiscal,...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 23:55 IST
Washington: Simulating 3-D has been something of a Holy Grail for cinema and TV. But that is set to change with mobile devices, which are expected...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 23:43 IST
Mumbai: Auto major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) Tuesday said its employees have withdrawn their tools-down strike at its plant near Maharashtra's...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 23:21 IST
Mumbai: Engineering and construction major Larsen and Toubro (L&T) Tuesday said its Oman subsidiary had secured three orders worth Rs.518.2 crore...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 23:18 IST
San Francisco: VoxPop.TV, a player in pop culture gaming, has closed a $1.5 million round of financing that will help the company continue to...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 21:57 IST
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee is game to talk to the Tatas if they want to speak to her on setting up the Nano plant in Singur,...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 21:52 IST
Mumbai: It was a see-saw trading session till noon Tuesday at the Indian equities markets, with a key index pulling back into the green after...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 21:49 IST
Newport Beach: Terralliance Technologies, a technology-based exploration company, has secured new funding to scale its Natural Resource Mapping...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 21:42 IST
Bangalore: The mounting pressure of the economic slowdown has forced several Indian IT firms to resort to innovative methods of cost cutting on...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 18:51 IST
Bangalore: Layoffs in the Information Technology sector as a measures to cut cost might have given the desired result for a company, but in return...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 17:35 IST
New York: U.S. stocks rose across the board Monday led by financial listings and a strong performance by home improvement retailer Lowe's,...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 16:44 IST
New Delhi: Indian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are taking big strides towards green IT. Most of the SMEs are actively investing in building...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:41 IST
New Delhi: Tabling a regular national budget will top the economic agenda of the next government, with India Inc hoping for fair doses of policy...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:15 IST
New Delhi: India's realtors, one of the worst-hit by the slowdown, believes the sector will get more attention under the new government given its...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:11 IST
New Delhi: Agriculture and retailing of farm-based products will be the next focus areas for the diversified Bharti group with a war chest of $2.5...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:08 IST
New Delhi: Indian tyremaker Apollo Tyres Monday said it has successfully concluded the acquisition of the bankrupt Dutch company, Vredestein Banden...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:07 IST
Chennai: City-based tyre manufacturer MRF has declared a lockout at its radial tyre factory in Arakonam near here from Sunday onwards due to labour...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:06 IST
Kolkata: Auto major Tata Motors Monday said it would hike wages of its employees this fiscal despite the effects of the slowdown, though the...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:03 IST
New York: Indian shares listed on American bourses climbed in early market trade Monday spurred by historic market rally in India after the...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:02 IST
Washington: Two U.S. astronauts Monday put the final vital maintenance touches on the Hubble Space Telescope, replacing old insulation and a...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 15:00 IST
London: The UK India Business Council Monday welcomed the outcome of the Indian elections, saying it bodes well for the Indian economy. "The...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 14:53 IST
Bangalore: McAfee, one of the world's largest security technology companies, is set to take over Solidcore Systems, a provider of dynamic...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 01:40 IST
Bangalore: HP India has launched three new workstations - HP Z800, HP Z600 and HP Z400, featuring the revolutionary Intel Xeon processor 5500...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 01:36 IST
Bangalore: SunTech Business Solutions has announced the launch of Relationship Loyalty Solution to Communication, Media and Entertainment [CME]...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 00:39 IST
Bangalore: Apacer has launched AL350 Digital Media Player which offers user an easy way to watch movies from your Hard disk or USB drive on TV. Not...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 00:35 IST
Hyderabad: City-based drug major Dr Reddy's Laboratories Monday reported 89 percent jump in net profits to Rs.850 crore ($167 million) in 2008-09...more>>
Tuesday, 19 May 2009, 00:35 IST
New Delhi: Realty major Parsvnath Developers has got environmental clearance from the Haryana government for its Parsvnath Paliwal City project at...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 23:57 IST
Chennai: City-based tyre manufacturer MRF has declared a lockout at its radial tyre factory in Arakonam near here from Sunday onwards due to labour...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 23:38 IST
Mumbai: The trading at Indian stock markets were suspended for the day as intense buying by investors pushed key indices to hit the upper circuit...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 23:07 IST
New Delhi: Agriculture and retailing of farm-based products will be the next focus areas for the diversified Bharti group with a war chest of $2.5...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 22:44 IST
Bangalore: JP Morgan Asset Management is raising $750 million under a sector-focused fund targeting investments in shipping industry, to be raised...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 22:30 IST
San Juan Capistrano: OptionEase, a player in On Demand Software as a Service (SaaS) applications for fair market value accounting and compliance,...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 22:14 IST
New Delhi: The IT major Infosys' total human resources value, which includes both software professionals and support staff, is pegged at Rs...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 21:39 IST
Bangalore: The result of 15th Lok Sabha election has brought some rays of hope among IT companies, with United Progressive Alliance (UPA) set to...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 21:37 IST
New Delhi: It's not just the Common Admission Test (CAT) that will go online this year. Delhi University (DU) will become one of the first central...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 18:16 IST
Washington: Two U.S. astronauts wrapped up a difficult spacewalk Sunday to repair a failed component on the orbiting Hubble Space Telescope. The...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 18:15 IST
Kolkata: Firms in the telecom, pharma and consumer goods sectors are increasingly looking to hire from the laid off employees in the country as...more>>
Monday, 18 May 2009, 15:59 IST