MCI’s Single Entrance Exam could face opposition from private institutions in Maharashtra

Sunday, August 22, 2010 19:44

It is becoming increasingly clear that private unaided institutions in Maharashtra will put up some stiff opposition to the Medical Council of India’s recent decision to introduce a system of one single examination to qualify candidates for entrance to all medical colleges in India. 0 Comments

Mumbai oil spill under control

Thursday, August 12, 2010 19:59

Indian authorities have been successful in containing the fuel leak of a container ship that collided with a cargo vessel on Saturday. 0 Comments

Search for Ratan Tata’s successor on

Monday, August 9, 2010 20:04

News of Ratan Tata's successor eagerly awaited 0 Comments

India, China to lead rest of the world in wealth distribution

Thursday, May 20, 2010 19:41

The financial crisis and the speed with which different countries are recuperating from the crisis are expected to hasten the tectonic shift in global wealth distribution to the East, with China, India and Middle East emerging as new wealth centers. 0 Comments

Environmental impact of the BP Oil spill in Gulf of Mexico

Sunday, May 2, 2010 17:49

Nobody is sure yet, but there is a possibility that the long term environmental impact of the BP Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico could get really, really bad for a lot of states. 0 Comments

Nasscom issues guidelines against poaching in IT sector

Thursday, April 29, 2010 10:11

Malpractices by HR departments of some IT firms such as poaching through attractive employee referral programs have faced criticism from a Nasscom committee. 0 Comments

Battered Goa to sell tourism on Twitter, Facebook

Thursday, April 15, 2010 17:06

The last couple of years have seen tourism hit a low in Goa, reputed as India's beach paradise. 0 Comments

Kerala says Coke caused damage; don’t assume things, responds Coca Cola

Tuesday, March 23, 2010 21:10

The Kerala-Coke tussle goes on…and on! After a lull, the soft drink giant is back in the news after a report submitted to the government pointed fingers at Coca Cola for having caused socio-economic damage amounting to Rs 216.26 crore at Plachimada village in Palakkad district of Kerala. 0 Comments

Bt brinjal controversy: Ten Indian state governments vow not allow Bt brinjal entry

Sunday, February 7, 2010 7:31

As many as 10 state governments in India have decided not to allow the genetically modified brinjal, or the Bt brinjal, in their states, even without waiting for an end to the controversy over whether Bt brinjal should be approved or not. 0 Comments

Satyam gets legal notices from 37 companies seeking repayment of Rs 1230.4 crores

Wednesday, November 18, 2009 15:26

According to a stock exchange announcement by Mahindra Satyam, on November 17, 2009, 37 companies have served legal notices to Satyam Computer Services (now Mahindra Satyam) seeking a repayment of Rs 1230.4 crores. 0 Comments