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  • Government clarifies age controversy in appointment of RIMS director June 2, 2014

    Jharkhand government on Monday clarified that the replaced director of the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, Tulsi Mahto, did not inform the department after completing 60 years of age that bars holding the post. "According to rules, the eligible age for appointment of director is below 60 years, and when Dr...
  • 'Frozen' named best animated feature at 2014 Annie Awards February 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: Disney's 'Frozen' won five trophies including the coveted best animated feature at the 41st annual Annie Awards. The familyoriented musical comedy voiced by Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel won over 'Despicable Me 2', 'Ernest and Celestine', 'Monsters University', 'The Croods', 'The Wind Rises', and 'A Letter to Momo',...
  • Feb 1985 Sep 2013: Milestones in the history of BlackBerry September 24, 2013

    Toronto: Embattled smartphone company BlackBerry Ltd plans to go private in a $4.7 billion deal being orchestrated by its largest shareholder. Here are important milestones in the history of the company formerly known as Research In Motion: February 1985 Mike Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin cofound Research In Motion in Waterloo,...
  • Ramgarh gangrape victim succumbs to injuries in RIMS hospital July 31, 2013

    A girl who was allegedly raped and brutally thrashed on Sunday in Ramgarh district of Jharkhand died of her injuries early on Wednesday at a hospital in the state capital, police said. Police said the teenaged girl, a student of an intermediate college (Class 11 and 12) was allegedly abducted when...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', 'Pacific Rim' July 13, 2013

    This week CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviewed Farhan Akhtar starrer 'Bhaag Mikha Bhaag' and science fiction 'Pacific Rim'. He also spoke to the star cast of 'DDay' Irrfan and Arjun Rampal. ...
  • 'Pacific Rim' review: It's so much fun, you'll feel like a 12yearold July 20, 2013

    Cast: Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi Director: Guillermo del Toro Pacific Rim pits robots against monsters in what may be a silly, preposterous premise, but it's so much fun, you'll feel like an excited 12yearold all over again. Guillermo del Toro, the genius director of Pan's Labyrinth and the Hellboy...
  • Friday releases: Farhan Akhtar's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', scifi 'Pacific Rim' to release today July 12, 2013

    The muchawaited Farhan Akhtar starrer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' is releasing today. Another movie to hit the screens is science fiction 'Pacific Rim'. ...
  • Sneak Peek: 'Pacific Rim' July 11, 2013

    'Pacific Rim' is a big budget scifi flick from director Guillermo Del Toro of 'Hellboy' fame. The film sees giant robots piloted by soldiers taking on Godzillalike sea monsters in a bid to save humanity. ...
  • BlackBerry name change approved by shareholders July 10, 2013

    Ontario: Research In Motion has won formal approval to change its name to BlackBerry. The Canadian company announced plans for the name change in January, when it unveiled new phones running a revamped operating system called BlackBerry 10. The company hopes the new devices will be more competitive with iPhones and...
  • BlackBerry Z10 likely to be launched in the second half of Feb in India February 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Research in Motion Ltd must chart a tough course in its two key emerging markets of India and Indonesia: quickly launch cheaper handsets to woo lowerend subscribers while restoring its tattered brand among the countries' statusconscious. The company, which is rebranding itself BlackBerry after its bestknown smartphone, has won...
  • Is the new Blackberry Z10 a threat to the iPhone? January 31, 2013

    After a yearlong delay and years of neglecting the onslaught by Apple and androidbased phones, RIM finally unveiled its new Blackberry 10 mobile operating system, and the first phone to run it. Canada's Research In Motion is counting on this totally virtual phone to allow it to live to fight...
  • Pricing and availability: BlackBerry 10 smartphones Z10, Q10 January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: After lengthy delays, Research In Motion Ltd. unveiled its first two phones with the new BlackBerry 10 system. The Q10 will have a physical keyboard, while the Z10 has only a touchscreen keyboard. RIM also announced a company name change to BlackBerry to maintain a single brand. Most analysts...
  • Will BlackBerry 10 help BlackBerry regain its lost glory? January 30, 2013

    New York: After lengthy delays, Research In Motion Ltd. unveiled its first two phones with the new BlackBerry 10 system. The Q10 will have a physical keyboard, while the Z10 has only a touchscreen keyboard. RIM also announced a company name change to BlackBerry to maintain a single brand. It...
  • BlackBerry launches the first BlackBerry 10 phones Z10 and Q10 January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: After a long delay, BlackBerry, the name by which Research In Motion now calls itself, has announced the launch of its first BlackBerry 10 smartphones Z10 and Q10. BlackBerry says it says will put the company on the comeback trail in a market it once dominated, promising...
  • RIM's BlackBerry 10: All that you need to know January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: RIM today will unveil its two new smartphones running its latest BlackBerry 10 OS on January 30. While some are speculating that one of its phones will be named BlackBerry Z10, others are of the opinion that BlackBerry 10 will have video calling and screen sharing capabilities. Besides...
  • Timeline: A look at RIM's muchdelayed BlackBerry 10 January 30, 2013

    Toronto: Research in Motion today holds an official launch for its muchdelayed BlackBerry 10 smartphones. RIM says that the phones will be released not long after that. RIM previously announced delays to its upcoming BlackBerry 10 system, which the company considers crucial to its future. The delay means the phones missed...
  • RIM pins hopes on BlackBerry 10 launch January 29, 2013

    New Delhi: BlackBerry maker RIM will launch its new platform on January 30, a move that analysts feel is crucial for the company that has seen market share declining steadily in the smartphone category. The Canadabased company will unveil its 'BlackBerry 10' operating system and handsets powered by the new...
  • RIM names multiple BlackBerry 10 music, video partners January 29, 2013

    Toronto: Research In Motion Ltd has gathered a number of bigname music and video partners for its BlackBerry 10 storefront, ranging from Walt Disney Studios and Sony Pictures to Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group. RIM announced the partners on Monday, ahead of Wednesday's launch of its first phones based...
  • RIM to show off first BlackBerry 10 smartphone tomorrow January 29, 2013

    Toronto: The maker of the BlackBerry smartphone is promising a speedier device, a superb typing experience and the ability to keep work and personal identities separate on the same phone. It's the fruit of a crucial, longoverdue makeover for the Canadian company. Thorsten Heins, chief executive of Research In Motion Ltd.,...
  • Lenovo plans to buy BlackBerrymaker RIM January 27, 2013

    Toronto: A senior Lenovo executive said that the Chinese computer maker may consider Research in Motion as a takeover target, sending the Blackberry maker's shares up 2 per cent just a week before it launches a makeorbreak line of redesigned smartphones. But Levovo, which vaulted into the personal computer market with...
  • RIM sets stage for clients to run BlackBerry 10 devices January 23, 2013

    Toronto: Research In Motion has released a new system to allow its biggest customers to use its new line of BlackBerry 10 smartphones on their own networks, paving the way for the January 30 launch of the makeorbreak devices. RIM said on Wednesday that the new device management system BlackBerry...
  • RIM relaunches app store as 'BlackBerry World', adds music and videos January 21, 2013

    New Delhi: BlackBerrymaker Reserach in Motion (RIM) has rebranded the BlackBerry App World web store, and has relaunched it as "BlackBerry World", which will have much more than just apps. BlackBerry World will now be home to Videos and Music as well. It is going to be the onestop shop...
  • RIM plans to licence out BlackBery 10 software January 21, 2013

    Frankfurt: Research in Motion will look into strategic alliances with other technology companies once it has launched its new BlackBerry 10 models, its chief executive told a German newspaper. Germanborn CEO Thorsten Heins told daily Die Welt in an interview published on Monday that the group's strategic review could lead to...
  • RIM says users line up to try new BlackBerry 10 platform January 17, 2013

    Toronto: BlackBerry maker Research in Motion is helping customers prepare to switch to its soontobelaunched BlackBerry 10 smartphones that it hopes will help it reclaim market share from rivals such as Apple Inc. RIM is betting that the new range of touchscreen and keyboard devices, set for a January 30 launch,...
  • BlackBerry 10: All that you want to know January 15, 2013

    New Delhi: After RIM announced its plans to unveil two new smartphones running its latest BlackBerry 10 OS on January 30, rumours about the same have started surfacing. While some are speculating that one of its phones will be named BlackBerry Z10, others are of the opinion that BlackBerry 10...
  • RIM shares jump ahead of BlackBerry 10 launch January 15, 2013

    Toronto: Shares of Research In Motion Ltd surged as much as 11 per cent on Monday as the countdown toward the January 30 launch of its longawaited BlackBerry 10 smartphones winds down and carrier support for the new line builds. RIM stock rose as high C$15.08 in early Nasdaq trading. Some...
  • RIM shares climb as investors bet on BlackBerry 10 January 13, 2013

    Toronto: Shares of Research In Motion rallied as investors positioned themselves ahead of the launch of its new makeorbreak BlackBerry 10 smartphones at the end of the month. Morningstar analyst Brian Colello did not see any one news story driving the stock, which climbed steadily through much of the day. The...
  • Native BBM app spotted on the BlackBerry Playbook December 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The BlackBerry Playbook has been without the BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) app since its inception and it looked like it was never going to have one. A screenshot, however, has recently emerged of what looks like a native BBM application on a Playbook, giving rise to speculation that a...
  • Top 10 tech trends of 2012 December 26, 2012

    Photo filters - Many people were seen using photo editing apps thsi year like Instagram and Pixlr O-matic on Android, PicMix on BlackBerry and so on. This was evident as most of the photographs seen this year on networking sites like Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus had photo filters applied to them.Large-screened phones - We witnessed a rise in the number of large-screened phones this year. From home-grown manufacturers to tech titans, almost every company came up with at least one large-screened phone this year. Low-cost tablets - Considering the  price sensitivity of Indian customers, many second-rung manufacturers in India came up with low-cost tablets this year. Most of these low-costs tabs are priced under Rs 7K.