Technology

ICICI Bank appoints former IAS officer G.C. Chaturvedi as non-executive chairman

ICICI Bank, the largest private sector lender of the country, has appointed G.C. Chaturvedi as non-executive part time chairman and an independent director of the board for three years with effect from July 1. The appointment is subject to Reserve Bank of India’s approval. The present chairman M.K. Sharma’s term expires on June 30. “The Board is extremely pleased with […]

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Mobile

BSNL picks Nokia for 4G services

Telecom firm BSNL on Monday signed a pact with Finnish telecom gear maker Nokia to roll out 4G services in 10 telecom circles covering western and southern regions in India. “We are really proud to have technology partner like Nokia with whom we are working in South and West Zones , rolling out the latest single RAN Technology, and further […]

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Entertainment

PVR to acquire SPI Cinemas

PVR Ltd. will buy SPI Cinemas, south India’s largest cinema chain and owner of the iconic Sathyam Cinemas in Chennai in a transaction valued at ₹850 crore. The deal would help PVR, which is listed on the stock exchanges, strengthen its base in Tamil Nadu, a key movie market. As per the terms of the proposal, PVR would buy 2,22,7711 […]

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Health & Beauty

Anti Angiogenesis Foods for Cancer Fighting

1. Blueberries: Blueberry juice holds back the migration of cancer cells, while blueberry extract shrinks tumors, stops cancer cells from multiplying and even triggers their destruction. 2. Green Tea It is most popular drink contain many cancer fighting substances. 3. Raspberries: Anti-cancer benefits of raspberries have long been attributed to their antioxidant and anti-inflammatory phytonutrients. They play an important role […]

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Travel

Vietnam Tourism: Sector Forecast and Spend Analysis

Vietnam’s economy has recently transformed from an agrarian to a service economy and tourism has become one of the important elements of the modern Vietnamese economy. The annual arrivals of tourists have been rising since last few years. Considering this, Vietnam’s tourism board which is known as National Administration of Tourism has decided to diversify the tourism industry to bring […]

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World

China successfully tests first hypersonic aircraft

China on Monday announced that it has successfully tested its first cutting-edge hypersonic aircraft which could carry nuclear warheads and penetrate any current generation anti-missile defence systems. The Xingkong-2 or Starry Sky-2, was launched in a target range located in Northwest China on Friday last, the state-run China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics (CAAA) said in a statement. The flight vehicle […]

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