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2009-10-01 12:43:00

ISSAQUAH, Wash., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the world marks the 140th anniversary of the birth of Mohandas Gandhi, the King County Library System welcomes a special gift to the people of Washington from the government of India. To commemorate Gandhi's contributions toward peace and nonviolence, KCLS is pleased to receive a bronze statue of Gandhi by renowned Indian artist Anil R. Sutar. The sculpture, a permanent installation in the south lawn of the King County Library...

2009-04-22 10:44:00

HYDERABAD, India, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (NYSE: SAY; BSE: SATYAM; NSE: SATYAMCOMP) (the "Company"), had earlier today announced that the Securities and Exchange Board of India (the "SEBI") had, by letter dated 20 April, 2009 (the "SEBI Letter"), as clarified by a letter dated 21 April, 2009 (the "SEBI Clarification Letter"), granted certain relaxations/exemptions/permissions from strict compliance with applicable SEBI regulations in connection with...

2009-04-22 07:19:00

HYDERABAD, India, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (NYSE: SAY; BSE: SATYAM; NSE: SATYAMCOMP) (the "Company"), announced today that the Securities and Exchange Board of India (the "SEBI") had, by letter dated 20 April, 2009 (the "SEBI Letter"), as clarified by a letter dated 21 April, 2009 (the "SEBI Clarification Letter"), granted certain relaxations/exemptions/permissions from strict compliance with applicable SEBI regulations in connection with the process...

2008-08-14 18:00:40

GeoGlobal Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "GeoGlobal") (AMEX: GGR) disclosed today an update of certain of its exploration activities conducted during the quarter ended June 30, 2008 and through August 13, 2008. The Company advises that on August 11, 2008 it filed its quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the period ending June 30, 2008. Quarter Highlights - Egypt option agreement expires - Natural gas discovery at KG#22 well - Report submitted to DGH for declaration of KG#8 Commercial...

2008-08-14 03:00:26

By Chand, Ramesh Raju, S S I INTRODUCTION Livestock sector plays an important role in generating income and employment, augmenting income of marginal farmers and landless labourers and in meeting nutritional requirement. Farmers in general in India follow mixed crop and livestock farming system because of strong linkage between these two. Beside land owning households, livestock are also reared by a large number of other households, most of which belong to poorer sections of the society....

2008-08-03 03:00:18

By Sinha, Dhirendra Narain Gupta, Prakash C; Reddy, K Srinath; Prasad, Vinayak M; Rahman, Khalilur; Warren, Charles W; Jones, Nathan R; Asma, Samira ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: India made 2 important policy statements regarding tobacco control in the past decade. First, the India Tobacco Control Act (ITCA) was signed into law in 2003 with the goal to reduce tobacco consumption and protect citizens from exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS). Second, in 2005, India ratified the World Health...

2008-07-13 00:00:16

NEW DELHI: Civil aviation pilots need to tighten their belts, for the Supreme Court on Thursday asked them to get back to the gruelling flying duty schedule framed in 1992 instead of the relaxed duty hours under the 2007 norms. (Watch http:// broadband.indiatimes.com/videoshow/3218782.cms) A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice K G Balakrishnan stayed the July 1 order of the Bombay high court directing the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to put in place the 2007 norms,...

2008-07-07 09:00:18

ALAMEDA, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- UTStarcom, Inc. , today announced that it has received an "Excellence in Telecom Services and Solutions" award from the Telecom Equipment Manufacturers Association (TEMA) in India. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20051013/SFTH063LOGO) The award, which was presented to the company by Thiru A. Raja, Honorable Union Minister of Communications and IT in India during the second annual TEMA National Awards, recognizes UTStarcom's...

2008-06-20 00:00:25

NEW DELHI: India has joined the global chorus asking members of oil exporting cartel OPEC to pump up volumes to calm global crude prices, with oil minister Murli Deora shooting off a letter to his Saudi counterpart Ali Al Naimi to "compliment" Riyadh's unilateral decision to increase production by 300,000 bpd (barrels per day). "These actions would help supply side management and would thus stabilise the current oil market... (I) request you to advise major oil producing countries to...

2008-06-14 00:00:31

By Rumu Banerjee NEW DELHI: As the city tries to break gender stereotypes, yet another study has highlighted the attitudinal differences towards the girl child in the country. The bright spot though is that the differences seem to have become far more subtle. The study, conducted by the Women's Studies and Development Centre (WSDC) at Delhi University, has thrown up several interesting highlights, especially on the urban mindset. Interestingly, the study shows that sex preference for an...