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  • First batch of Tata Steel-run ITI secures placements 21-04-2014 06:59 PM

    The first batch of 14 students, post successful completion of one-year course on mason training at the Tata Steel-run ITI, Tamar, near Ranchi, has secured placements in various companies from across Jharkhand including Ranchi. According to a company release, the placement package ranges from Rs 6,000 to Rs 7,800 per...
  • Future doesn't change with one defeat: Barcelona coach Martino 17-04-2014 08:56 PM

    FC Barcelona coach Tata Martino insisted on Thursday that his side's 1-2 defeat to Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey final on Wednesday did not mean he would be leaving the club at the end of the season. Goals from Angel Di Maria and Gareth Bale gave Real Madrid...
  • TCS net profit rises 51.5 per cent, beats estimates 16-04-2014 05:38 PM

    Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, India's largest IT services exporter, posted a 51.5 per cent rise in quarterly net profit, beating expectations, as it won more contracts in Europe and some emerging markets. Net profit for the fourth quarter ended March 31 rose to Rs 5,297 crore ($879 million) from...
  • Seven people, including Jharkhand CM's Political Advisor injured in lift collapse 15-04-2014 04:09 PM

    Seven people, including the Political Advisor of Jharkhand Chief Minister, were injured when a lift which they took to reach the ground floor of a hotel in Bistupur area here collapsed on Tuesday, official sources said. All the injured, including Himanshu Shekhar Choudhury, Political Advisor of Chief Minister Hemant Soren,...
  • LS polls: TCS ties up with Twitter India for election app 14-04-2014 08:48 PM

    New Delhi: The country's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services has tied up with social media giant Twitter to launch an app, iElect, to help users gain social insights into the ongoing Lok Sabha polls. "The TCS iElect app is a completely new way to observe, analyse and participate...
  • Ratan Tata thanks Britain for civilian honour 14-04-2014 04:53 PM

    Mumbai: Tata Group Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata on Monday thanked the British government for awarding him one of its highest civilian honours, the Knight Grand Cross, in recognition for the work his group is doing in the island nation. "I am deeply touched and feel greatly honoured to receive the...
  • India is facing huge cancer crisis: Experts 13-04-2014 06:35 PM

    London: India is facing a cancer crisis, with smoking, belated diagnosis and unequal access to treatment causing large-scale problems, experts said. Every year in India, around one million new cancer cases are diagnosed and around 600,000 to 700,000 people die from cancer in India, with this death toll projected to...
  • LS polls: India Inc joins pitch to spread election fever 04-04-2014 04:51 PM

    As poll fever grips the nation, corporate biggies like Tatas, Birlas, Hero and Infosys have launched special initiatives to enthuse their own staff and general public to vote and some of them are even promising gifts and other incentives for their employees who vote. Besides, many companies have either declared...
  • Tata Steel produces record hot metal, crude steel in FY14 01-04-2014 10:47 PM

    Tata Steel in 2013-14 has achieved a record production of Hot Metal and Crude Steel as well as saleable steel, a senior official of the company said on Tuesday. The Hot Metal and Crude Steel production of 9.90 million tonnes (MT), up 11.74 per cent year-on-year and 9.15 MT, up...
  • Barcelona coach praises Atletico Madrid 01-04-2014 02:05 PM

    Madrid: FC Barcelona coach Gerardo 'Tata' Martino praised Atletico Madrid ahead of their Champions League clash on Tuesday night, hailing it to be "strong and confident domestically and in Europe". "The key to winning the game will be in matching the intensity they bring to the game. We have to...
  • Indian companies generated 81,000 jobs in US in 2013: survey 28-03-2014 09:26 AM

    Washington: Indian companies through its massive $ 17-billion investment in the US have collectively generated employment opportunities for more than 81,000 people in the country, according to a survey. The annual CII survey of 68 Indian companies in 40 American states for 2013, made public on Thursday at an event...
  • Honda, Tata, Mahindra looking to hike car prices next month 25-03-2014 10:36 AM

    New Delhi: Mahindra & Mahindra, Honda Cars India and Tata Motors are looking to increase prices of their models from next month, mainly to offset higher input and operational costs. "We are actively contemplating increasing the prices of our vehicles in April due to increase in input and operational costs,"...
  • Class X student injured after being shot at by three unidentified men 24-03-2014 03:37 PM

    A student, who was preparing for the ongoing matriculation examination, was seriously injured after three unidentified men shot at him at his residence in Azadnagar police station area in Jamshedpur on Sunday midnight, the police said. A student of Kerala Public School, Javed Hussain, was rushed to Tata Main Hospital,...
  • AirAsia India gets its first aircraft 22-03-2014 01:47 PM

    Chennai: The first aircraft of the private airline AirAsia India, an Airbus A320 landed at the domestic airport in Chennai on Saturday, the company said. The aircraft configured with an all economy layout of 180 seats from the Airbus factory in Toulouse landed at 9.25 a.m. and was given a...
  • Barcelona deny Tata Martino's departure rumours 18-03-2014 05:40 PM

    Barcelona: Barcelona have acted quickly to dismiss a story that coach Gerardo 'Tata' Martino would abandon the football club at the end of the season. Catalan sports network Esport 3 said on Monday that Martino would not be the Barca coach next season given that the Argentinean didn't want to...
  • Barcelona coach Tata Martino may quit at the end of current season: reports 18-03-2014 03:13 PM

    Barcelona: Barcelona coach Gerardo 'Tata' Martino is likely to leave the Catalan football giants at the end of the season. Catalan TV station 'Esport 3' said he would not be in charge at the Camp Nou Stadium next season, reports Xinhua. Although this is yet to be confirmed by the...
  • Ex-Tata Steel VP Niroop Kumar Mahanty joins Jharkhand Mukti Morcha 15-03-2014 06:31 PM

    A former vice-president of Tata Steel on Saturday joined the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM). Niroop Kumar Mahanty, who had retired as vice-president (Human Resources) of Tata Steel, was introduced to the media by JMM chief Shibu Soren and his Chief Minister son Hemant Soren in Ranchi while welcoming him to...
  • Blackout at Mumbai Airport, passengers call it a security lapse 13-03-2014 09:05 AM

    Mumbai: Mumbai's domestic airport faced a 15-minute black out on Wednesday after the Tata Power lines reportedly snapped around 2 pm during the day. An alternate power supply was arranged by Reliance along with a power back up but the power went off around 8 pm on Wednesday evening for...
  • Tata Steel officer shot at by unidentified assailants, critical 11-03-2014 01:32 PM

    An officer of Tata Steel was shot at and critically injured by unknown gunmen near former Chief Minister Arjun Munda's house at Ghorabandha in Jamshedpur, the police said on Tuesday. The officer Ratnesh Raj is a manager of Equipment Maintenance Services of Tata Steel. Following the incident late on Monday...
  • India can quadruple revenue from Africa by 2025 10-03-2014 04:52 PM

    New Delhi: India can quadruple revenue from Africa to $160 billion by 2025 through expanding its presence in sectors like information technology, agriculture, infrastructure, pharmaceuticals and consumer goods, says a McKinsey report. "There is a large opportunity for Indian retailers in Africa, more in terms of apparel, fashion products, etc,"...
  • Barcelona coach Tata Martino worried after away losses 09-03-2014 01:09 PM

    Barcelona: Barcelona football coach Tata Martino said "lack of mobility" was behind his side's stunning loss to Valladolid in the Spanish La Liga Saturday. Fausto Rossi's strike in the 17th minute was enough to decide the game. Te Catalans now need Real Madrid to drop points even if they are...
  • Sir Ratan Tata Trust inks 10-year pact with Uttarakhand government 07-03-2014 11:21 PM

    Sir Ratan Tata Trust (SRTT) hasinked a 10-year pact with the Uttarakhand government tocommence the second phase of Himmotthan project, which aims toempower the residents of the state. In 2004, SRTT had signed a 10-year agreement with theUttarakhand government for the first phase of the project.Citing the example of Himachal...
  • Tata Steel honours archer Deepika Kumari as best sportsperson of the year 03-03-2014 08:45 PM

    Ace women archer Deepika Kumari has been adjudged the 'Best sportsperson of the year' by Tata Steel on occasion of the 175th birth anniversary of company founder JN Tata on Monday. The country's top ranked archer was selected on the basis of her outstanding performance at the international arena. The...
  • Tata Volunteering Week launched in Jamshedpur to mark 175th birthday of Jamsetji Tata 03-03-2014 04:51 PM

    Tata Sustainability Group launched a community welfare programme involving its employees to mark the 175th birth anniversary of the conglomerate's founder Jamsetji Tata in the steel city in Jamshedpur on Monday. Tata Volunteering Week is the first initiative under the Tata Engage programme. Tata Engage is a volunteering programme that...
  • Delhi discoms not cooperating with audit: CAG tells High Court 03-03-2014 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General on Monday told the Delhi High Court that the three power distribution companies were not co-operating in auditing. CAG told the HC that the three power discoms were not providing documents for carrying out their audit. It submitted before a bench of Acting...
  • TCS employee murder case: Tamil Nadu Police arrests one more accused 26-02-2014 10:45 AM

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Police on Wednesday made the third arrest in the gruesome murder of a 24-year-old woman employee of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). The accused was arrested from West Bengal and is being brought back to Chennai by train. The arrest came just a day after two migrant...
  • Mumbaikars to enjoy power portability, can now choose between Tata, Reliance 25-02-2014 05:17 PM

    Mumbai: Millennium city, Mumbai, will soon become the first place in India where consumers can enjoy power portability. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Tuesday held a meeting with the representatives of power discoms, Tata, Reliance and BEST to discuss power tariff issues concerning Mumbai. After the meeting, Chavan said...
  • Tata Motors executive shot dead by unidentified assailants 23-02-2014 08:01 AM

    An executive officer of country's leading automobile company Tata Motors was shot dead by unidentified attackers at Nildih under Telco police station here on Saturday. The victim, Brajesh Sahay, Assistant General Manager (AGM), TML Driveline of Tata Motors, was returning home from office in his car when the attackers opened...
  • Tata Motors executive shot dead in Jamshedpur 23-02-2014 07:34 AM

    Jamshedpur: An executive officer of country's leading automobile company Tata Motors was shot dead by unidentified attackers at Nildih under Telco police station in Jamshedpur on Saturday. The victim, Brajesh Sahay, Assistant General Manager (AGM), TML Driveline of Tata Motors, was returning home from office in his car when the...
  • SC refuses to stop Centre from giving nod to Tata AirAsia deal 21-02-2014 04:47 PM

    The Supreme Court on Friday refused to pass any interim order on a plea seeking to restrain the Centre from granting further approvals to operationalise the $ 30 million deal between Tata Sons and Malaysia-based AirAsia. A bench comprising justices B S Chauhan and A K Sikri, however, made it...