|December 31, 2008|
|Top 15 technology pioneers 2009|
These companies are innovators of the highest calibre, whose technologies will have a deep impact on business and society.
Sensex ends in the red in 2008
If Satyam Computer can cross and sustain above Rs 170, then it can go higher to Rs 179, says an analyst.
Top 8 tech predictions for 2009
In its latest article, PC Magazine has outlined the top technology predictions for the year 2009.
The Tata Jagriti Yatra 2008
Some 350 aspiring young social entrepreneurs began their 18-day journey -- The Tata Jagriti Yatra 2008 -- across India, aboard a special train on December 24.
|December 26, 2008|
|Gadgets to watch out for in 2009|
Here is a round-up of gadgets that satisfy both the design-conscious gadget seeker and digital media enthusiasts and a few.
Gems, jewellery industry sacks 100,000 workers
The gems and jewellery industry reeling under the global recession has laid off about 100,000 workers, an industry leader said on Friday.
Why pharma firms saw an eventful 2008
This year, the pharmaceutical industry players had to swallow a mixture of bitter and sweet pills. They would certainly be hoping that the coming year provides them more nutrients for a healthier growth.
These are India's best e-governed states
Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh have emerged among the top five e-governed states in India in 2008-09, says a national e-governance survey.
10 biggest wealth creators of 2008
A recent Motilal Oswal wealth creation study stated that only 25 state-owned companies could make it in to the 'top-100 wealth creators' list.
|December 19, 2008|
|Images from the Pan-IIT extravaganza|
Pan-IIT 2008 kicked off to a great start at IIT-Madras in Chennai on Friday with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh inaugurating it through video conferencing from his office in New Delhi.
These Indians donated millions to Clinton Foundation
The Foundation raised a total of $492 million since its inception in 1997.
Kochhar: From trainee to ICICI CEO
From a management trainee to the post of the ICICI Bank's managing director, it has been a winning journey for Chanda Kochhar.
Consumer confidence: Asia's top 10 nations
Consumer confidence across the Asia Pacific region has dropped seven points from six months ago, as a result of current economic volatility and the prospect of a global economic recession, according to the MasterCard Worldwide Index of Consumer Confidence. .
|December 17, 2008|
|India's most preferred states for entrepreneurs|
A perception survey titled 'Entrepreneurial India' jointly released today by KPMG International and The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) shows Gujarat as the most preferred destination for entrepreneurs nationwide.
TechXchange 2008: A feast for technocrats' eyes
TechXchange 2008 is the second edition of the joint exhibition of some of the latest research projects and products developed by Microsoft Research India in Bangalore and Microsoft India Development Center in Hyderabad.
|December 15, 2008|
|Govt's package: Impact on 8 sectors|
While the measures announced by the government and RBI are in the right direction, they are not enough to stimulate economic growth and corporate earnings.
LIC, SBI, other banks on a hiring spree!
Undeterred by the economic downturn and lower sales volume, state-owned banks and India's largest Insurer, Life Insurance Corporation have initiated steps for recruitment of around 45,000 people this fiscal.
Sensex ends 142 points up%
Mirroring positive trend in the global markets, the Sensex opened 142 points higher at 9,822, and touched a high of 9,948 in the morning trades. Some profit-taking at higher levels saw the index pare gains and slip to a low of 9,749.
|November 28, 2008|
|Sensex sinks at open|
How badly will the Mumbai terror strikes affect the sentiments of investors - both domestic and international?
|November 27, 2008|
|Nandan Nilekani on the idea of a new India|
It is the 'small man'-- people demanding better solutions, people impatient and angry with ineffectual ideology -- who is bringing new policies to the forefront, driving change and shaping a renewed idea of India.
The 5 amazing IBM innovations to come!
The five selected innovations are based on market and societal trends, on-going projects in IBM's research labs.
|November 19, 2008|
|Best quality products: Top 10 nations|
Japan has built a global reputation for manufacturing high-quality products.
Key risks that loom large over India
The India Risk Report 2008 presents the latest insights into trends, consequences and mitigation strategies.
Can Pandit save Citibank from doom?
Citigroup, the American banking behemoth, is in trouble. . . big trouble. Survival is at stake and Citigroup Inc chief executive officer Vikram Pandit is fighting with his back to the wall.
150 years old, and still going strong
Indiaís largest and oldest international bank completed 150 years this year. As part of the celebrations, the postal department released a commemorative stamp that was launched by President Pratibha Patil at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Sensex opens up
The collapse of the US housing market and subprime mortgage fallout exacerbated the economic slowdown.
|November 18, 2008|
|Yang & Yahoo! What went wrong|
A dotcom billionaire, Jerry Yang ends a very high profile and successful career at Yahoo as he decides to step down as CEO of Yahoo!
Will America's 3 biggest automakers die?
Detroit's Big Three auto majors are in trouble having been buffeted by a recessionary hurricane that has played havoc with their sales and squeezed car loans. With the US sick of bailing out companies (that indulged in excesses) using taxpayer cash, these auto giants face death.
Indian markets hit by recession fears
As recession hits nation, after nation, the employment scenario the world over is getting bleaker by the day.
|November 10, 2008|
|Your holiday just got cheaper|
Is this the time for backpacking vacationers to seek out some luxury? Itís
too early to tell, says the industry, but packages on offer are loading them with add-ons and freebies
8 stocks you must buy in small quantities today
We are giving you eight such options--take your pick and invest for at least three years. Invest systematically to take advantage of any further price fall.