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2009-01-23 10:26:37

A prosecutor in India said Satyam Computer Services Chairman B. Ramalinga Raju invented 13,000 fictitious employees to steal money from the company. S. Bharat Kumar, Raju's attorney, denied the charges, which include allegations that Raju used his elderly mother's name to buy land with the stolen money. All through the interrogation there were no questions about any diversion of funds, Kumar said in court, The New York Times reported Friday. And there was no admission, he said. Prosecutor...

2008-08-26 12:01:27

HYDERABAD, India, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Satyam Computer Services Ltd. , a leading global consulting and information technology services provider, announced today that it has embarked on a revolutionary program to deliver world-class healthcare to remote villages in India. The public/private partnership between the government of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh and Satyam provides a fleet of healthcare vans -- mobile health units (MHU) -- that visit villages on designated days...

2008-08-25 12:01:19

Dr. Abhijeet Dashetwar, head of the cardiac department at government-run Gandhi Hospital in Secunderabad, India, stands in the middle of a cardiac care center under construction and points to where cutting-edge monitoring systems will be installed. A new government health-care insurance program for the poor administered by private carrier Star Health and Allied Insurance made it possible for the hospital to pay for the $600,000 upgrade. The old cardiac center, with just eight beds, shared...


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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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