01 Oct 2014
SAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft Corp announced its 'Windows 10' operating system on Tuesday to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8, skipping a number to mark a leap toward unifying the way people work on tablets, phones and traditional computers.
01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Fair trade watchdog Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved setting up of an integrated aviation fuel facility in Mumbai by a joint venture of three state-owned oil firms and Mumbai International Airport Pvt Ltd after they agreed to put in place measures to prevent anti-competitive practices.
01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India and its employees will contribute Rs 2 crore to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund to help victims of flood in Jammu and Kashmir.
30 Sep 2014
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (HPTDC) has registered 16.12 percent increase in its turnover and earned a net profit of Rs 715.78 lakh, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh said.
26 Sep 2014
Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Thursday directed that work on the East-West Metro Railway connecting Salt Lake to Howrah Maidan across the Ganga be expedited by the contractors and asked it to commence construction as soon as possible.
29 Sep 2014
Jammu: Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) has removed 17,360 metric tons of garbage from the city, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, till now. Garbage and carcasses, are spread across the floods ravaged city.
24 Sep 2014
New York: Global asset management giant Blackrock has increased its stake in Nokia by over 5 percent.
25 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Lenders will not be adversely affected if government delivers on its commitment on finding an alternative to ensure coal supply to power and steel plants, Indian Banks Association (IBA) said on Thursday.
22 Sep 2014
Washington: An ultralight electric car built by students at a US university has set a new land speed record in its class, besting the previous mark by nearly 80kph. Electric Blue, an E1 streamliner designed and modified by more than 130 Brigham Young University (BYU) students over the past 10 years, averaged 330kph on two qualifying runs this month.
08 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Despite improved weather and heavy rains bringing down electricity demand, power crisis in Uttar Pradesh deepened on Monday with acute shortage of coal being reported from many power plants.