Pearson PLC

  • Pearson in talks over Penguin-Random House merger 26-10-2012 10:01 AM

    London: British publishing and education company Pearson PLC says it is in talks with German media group Bertelsmann SE over merging the firms' Penguin and Random House publishing operations. Pearson said on Thursday it "is discussing with Bertelsmann a possible combination of Penguin and Random House" but added that there...
  • Chuck Norris sues, says his tears no cancer cure 23-12-2007 07:19 PM

    Dhaka: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has strongly defended her national team's captain Shakib Al Hassan who lost the World Cup opening match last month after sending India to bat first. Cricket entered the cabinet room as she dismissed criticism that Shakib, who had won the toss, should not have...