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  • Pakistani constables fired for plucking guavas from PM Sharif's garden June 10, 2014

    Lahore: Two constables deployed at the palatial residence of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif here have been sacked for allegedly plucking guava from his garden. Abid and Saifullah lost their jobs for committing the 'crime'. They were dismissed from service after they were found guilty of their crime, Lahore police sources...
  • Nokia invests $100 million in car connectivity May 5, 2014

    Helsinki: Finnish mobile communications equipment maker Nokia on Monday said it had started a $100 million fund to invest in companies working on connecting cars. The fund will be run by the company's venture capital arm Nokia Growth Partners and will cooperate with Nokia's location unit HERE, it said. "Our new $100...
  • Nokia's HERE partners with local experts to improve navigation services in India October 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Nokia's mapping services division HERE launched its first community mapping pilot programme in India, where it partners with local experts to improve its navigation services in the country. As a part of the initiative, the regional team of HERE (which has more than 1,000 people) will work with students...
  • Nokia, Mercedes-Benz in smart map deal September 11, 2013

    Helsinki: Nokia Corp. says it will cooperate with Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz car division to create and develop digital smart maps. Finland-based Nokia says its mapping and location services unit, HERE, and Mercedes will initially provide 3D maps for the Mannheim to Pforzheim route in Germany for cars connected to a computing...
  • Nokia launches crossplatform mapping service 'Here' November 14, 2012

    San Francisco: Nokia introduced a mapping application for the iPhone and other platforms and rebranded its geolocation services under the Here.com umbrella as it sought to exploit a bright spot in its product mix. Nokia also said it was partnering with Mozilla, maker of the Firefox web browser, and will acquire...
  • Bieber, Gaga, Obama join Beyonce for campaign August 20, 2012

    New York: Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and Michelle Obama are giving a helping hand to Beyonce. Obama and the pop stars have signed on to support the global campaign for World Humanitarian Day which Beyonce marked with the release of a new video for her song I Was Here, filmed...
  • Mumbai blasts: Twitter joins hands to help July 14, 2011

    New Delhi: The terror attack in Mumbai on Wednesday was the 13th attack on the city in 20 years. Amid the chaos, phonelines were jammed, traffic movement restricted and Mumbaikars stranded. But something was different this time, the users of the social networking site Twitter came together with three innocuous...
  • Reality TV stars charged over rat eating episode December 7, 2009

    Sydney: Australian Police have charged two stars of British reality TV show I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here with animal cruelty after an RSPCA complaint over an episode that involved killing and cooking a rat. Italian chef Gino D'Acampo and British actor Stuart Manning were charged at the...
  • Peter Andre's ex Katie Price looks for love on TV show November 16, 2009

    London: UK model Katie Price is looking for love on I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!. Price, who is expected to make a late return to the show where she met former husband Peter Andre, is said to have infuriated current boyfriend Alex Reid by telling him she wants to...
  • Sneak Peek: The Rocker | Henry Poole is Here May 23, 2008

    Hollywood seems to be gearing up for some serious comic relief with two upcoming releases set to target your funny bone. Here's a sneak peek of Rain Wilson in and as The Rocker and Luke Wilson as the guy who just won't be left alone in "Henry Poole is here". ...