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Twitter, IBM join forces to solve business probs
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American multinational IBM and micro-blogging site Twitter have forged a key alliance, where Twitter data would be used to solve business problems via IBM's cloud-based analytics platform.This alliance will let enterprises incorporate Twitter data into their decision-making through an established set of IBM tools, solutions and consulting services, Twitter announced in a statement."This...
LPG costlier by Rs.3 per cylinder   29 October, 2014
The price of subsidised cooking gas, or LPG, has gone up by Rs.3 per cylinder following the government's decision to hike the commission paid to dealers.The increase in commission, which is generally passed on to consumers, has been effected from Oct 23, which was a holiday on account of Diwali. The commission paid to dealers was hiked by Rs.3 per 14.2 kg cylinder to Rs.43.71.Subsidised LPG...
Revoke Novartis patents on respiratory drug: Cipla   30 October, 2014
Generic drug maker Cipla Ltd said it has asked the Indian government to revoke five patents held by Swiss firm Novartis AG on respiratory drug Onbrez and has launched a cheaper copy to boost access in the local market.Cipla alleged that Novartis has had patents on the medicine since 2008 but instead of producing it in India has imported a "negligible quantity" from Switzerland, leading...
India invites Saudi investment in oil sector   29 October, 2014
New Delhi: India has invited Saudi Arabian oil companies, including Aramco, to invest in crude oil storage facilities and downstream industries in the country, the petroleum ministry said here on Wednesday.Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan invited Saudi investments in India's hydrocarbons sector during his ongoing official visit to the kingdom. He held talks with Saudi minister of...
Govt relaxes FDI norms in construction   29 October, 2014
In a boost to cash-starved real estate industry, government relaxed rules for FDI in the construction sector by reducing minimum built-up area as well as capital requirement and easing the exit norms. The proposal to amend the FDI policy in the construction development sector was approved by the Union Cabinet. In view of depleting FDI inflow in construction and real estate sector in the last...
Sensex surges 124 points   29 October, 2014
Oil India seeks more concessions globally   29 October, 2014
Markets hit record highs   30 October, 2014
Google offers free satellite images   28 October, 2014
SoftBank buys $627 million stake in Snapdeal   28 October, 2014
Kuwait emir says falling oil price hurting economy   28 October, 2014
India organises seminar in Qatar to attract tourists   28 October, 2014
United India to enter Sri Lankan market   27 October, 2014
Xiaomi to take up phones' security issue   27 October, 2014
Volvo launches new range of trucks in India   27 October, 2014
India to set up new process for appointing bank officials   28 October, 2014
India's GDP to grow 5.6 pc this fiscal: World Bank   28 October, 2014
DLF, Jindal Steel shares slump   27 October, 2014
Paul Allen to donate $100mn to fight Ebola   25 October, 2014
Court may set date for judgement on Oct 30   27 October, 2014
US firm fined for underpaying Indian techies   24 October, 2014
Goldman slashes 2015 oil price forecast   27 October, 2014
Govt invites bids for agency to conduct e-auction   24 October, 2014
Paswan asks states to monitor quality   22 October, 2014
Shift workers should skip high-iron foods at night   22 October, 2014
Give primacy to Coal India: CPI-M   22 October, 2014
Nepal, India sign power trade agreement   21 October, 2014
Sensex surges 359 points; banking stocks gain   20 October, 2014
A bird in the hand   18 October, 2014
Revised GST bill in winter session: Jaitley   21 October, 2014
PM to review progress of infra sectors on Nov 5   22 October, 2014
Project to scan 'social pollution' on Twitter   18 October, 2014
Apple unveils new iPads, Mac OS   17 October, 2014
Invest in India, Sushma Swaraj urges diaspora   17 October, 2014
India has weakest retirement system globally   16 October, 2014
Modi unveils key labour reforms   16 October, 2014
India calls for building SAARC power grid   17 October, 2014
Govt will subsidise fertilisers post-hike in gas price   20 October, 2014
Tata Steel plans to sell some EU assets   15 October, 2014
India has 11th largest uber-rich population   15 October, 2014
DLF files appeal against regulatory ban   17 October, 2014
Call for change   13 February, 2012
US oil output cuts could take a while   15 October, 2014
Snapdeal to raise $600mn investment?   15 October, 2014
Modi transfers finance secretary Mayaram   16 October, 2014
Can't restrict companies from extracting coal: SC   16 October, 2014
Bill Gates wealthiest person in America: Wealth-X   15 October, 2014
IndiGo to buy 250 Airbus A320neo aircraft   15 October, 2014
Homebuyers expect property prices to rise   25 August, 2014
OPEC daily basket price continues to fall   15 October, 2014
Land Rover to develop self-learning car   25 August, 2014
Bonding within   07 February, 2012
Will defend against SEBI ban order: DLF   14 October, 2014
RBI to redefine deposits as ponzi scams mount   25 August, 2014
High and migh-tea!   11 October, 2014
SC's ruling may have wider economic impact   26 August, 2014
Wake-up call   21 January, 2012
JP Morgan cuts India's growth forecast   13 October, 2014
Small islands, facing rising seas, seek economic overhaul   25 August, 2014
Ambanis spark reunion talk   30 December, 2011
Midas touch   16 December, 2011
Wheels 'n' apps   17 December, 2011
Future perfect   12 December, 2011
Dubai seventh most popular destination   04 June, 2013
More steps to curb gold import   03 June, 2013
New DTC Bill to be tabled in Parliament   07 June, 2013
IndiGo says allowed to import 28 A320s   03 June, 2013
US exempts India from sanctions   06 June, 2013
Internships emerging as key tool   03 June, 2013
No leadership role for son Rohan: Murthy   01 June, 2013
Windows gains amid Apple-Android clash   04 June, 2013
Infosys recalls Murthy for 5 years   01 June, 2013
India to remain on top: Dr Cherian   03 June, 2013
LinkedIn boosts security   01 June, 2013
Petrol, diesel prices up   01 June, 2013
Growing gaps   12 December, 2011
Rate hikes affected growth   26 November, 2011
Dues and woes   03 December, 2011
Occupational hazards   26 November, 2011
Director’s cut   28 November, 2011
Note knot   28 November, 2011
It’s not flying!   19 November, 2011
King-size life   19 November, 2011
Crude system   19 November, 2011
Space odyssey   18 November, 2011
There is a dearth of qualified persons   18 November, 2011
Do not give up your dreams   18 November, 2011
Old bytes, new hats   11 November, 2011
Centre mulls ban on ponzi ads   22 July, 2013
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