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2009-03-16 07:00:00

VIENNA, Va., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation (INDUS), a leading Federal Information Technology (IT) solutions provider, announced today that it has been awarded an IT Engineering and Support Services task order with the Federal Highway Administration's Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC). The overall task has a potential total value of $1 Million. "This new task order reflects INDUS' continuing commitment to support the Department of Transportation in meeting its IT...

2009-02-19 13:35:00

CEO recognized as one of Greater Washington's thought leaders VIENNA, Va., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation announced today that CEO Shiv Krishnan has been named to the Washington SmartCEO magazine's 2009 Smart100 program, an exclusive group of 100 CEOs assembled by an independent selection committee. A Smart100 CEO is selected for his or her Leadership, Strategic Vision and Character. "I am delighted to have been selected for this year's Smart100 program, and very much appreciate...

2009-02-18 12:56:00

VIENNA, Va., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation (INDUS), a leading Federal Information Technology (IT) solutions provider, announced today that it is working as a subcontractor to COACT Inc. in the performance of Certification and Accreditation task orders for the Internal Revenue Service. The overall contract has a potential total value of $5.6 million. "This task order represents the continued commitment INDUS has made to supporting small and emerging businesses within the Federal...

2009-01-12 09:05:00

VIENNA, Va., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- INDUS Corporation (INDUS), a leading Federal Information Technology (IT) solutions provider, announced today that it has won a contract with the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Border Patrol, to provide Geographical Information Services (GIS). The contract has an estimated value of $4.5 million. "This contract represents the continued commitment of INDUS to support the Department of Homeland...

2007-06-09 06:00:18

By Benjamin Niolet, The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C. Jun. 9--RALEIGH -- There's a lot to learn in this world, and Sindhu Sevala is eager to get going. That's why the 15-year-old is graduating from Green Hope High School today. That's why she's headed to N.C. State University with plans to get a degree -- or two -- in three years. She wants to start medical school when she's 18. Those who know her say there's more to the driven girl than studying and grades. At the heart of...

2006-03-15 05:55:00

By Nizam Ahmed WARI, Bangladesh -- Archaeologists in Bangladesh say they have uncovered part of a fortified citadel dating back to 450 B.C. that could have been a stopping off point along an ancient trade route. So far, a moat round the citadel has been uncovered along with parts of an ancient road at Wari, 85 km (53 miles) northeast of the capital Dhaka. "The citadel and a raft of artifacts may help redefine history of India," said Sufi Mostafizur Rahman, head of the department of...

2005-11-04 03:20:42

KARACHI, Nov 4 (Reuters) - A passenger ferry believed to be overloaded sank in Pakistan's Indus river on Friday and 60 people were drowned, government officials said. The accident came nearly four weeks after an earthquake killed more than 73,000 people in the country's northern mountains. "According to our information, 60 people have been killed," a navy spokesman, Lieutenant Commander Salman Ali, said of the ferry accident. The ferry sank near the southern town of Thatta, 70 km (45...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'