Alarmed by the growing number of instances of Western yoga gurus claiming copyrights to ancient “asanas”, the Government of India has decided to fight back.
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Apart from the ongoing success of Ghajini, the movie has been able to create much hype in the corporate world through its well tuned and finely coordinated marketing campaign pre and post movie release.
To beat the growing traffic menace in Bangalore and the loss in productivity hours, the posterboy company, Infosys has devised a financial reward scheme to counter the woes.
ICICI Bank has started the first of its kind ‘Receive Funds’ facility where one can credit the amount from even a non ICICI Bank Account to an ICICI Bank Account without logging on the non-ICICI bank website or depositing cheque/ cash.
PayPal India – Transfer money from PayPal in Indian Rupee to any of your bank account in India. The PayPal transfer to Indian account is free and takes just a week for processing.
Remember 2001, when the beleaguered Star Plus channel launched KBC and Kyunki Saas…. to instantly garner the top spot in the Indian TV market.
After burning fingers in stock market and real estate investment, HNI investors have another asset class to diversify their investment.
I have been an Airtel Broadband customer for long and have always appreciated their Internet related services but what they have done recently is sad and misleading.
The Indian hospitality sector has once again shown its standards and class in global ranks. The Oberoi Vilas properties are once again ranked among the top in the 2008 Travel + LeisureWorld’s Best Hotels list.
Following the plans of Mukesh Ambani’s Antilla, Vijay Mallya is planning to build one of his own in Bangalore on Vittal Mallya Road, adjacent to UB City.
You can call Google on a toll free number to search movies, restaurants or nearest shopping malls from your phone. Currently available in Hyderabad India.
Do you want to buy an unlocked Apple iPhone in India. Apple CEO Steve Jobs has confirmed that iPhone will launch in India this year along with China.
This piece was published in Mint, a joint initiative of the Wall Street Journal and HT Media.
Faced with intense competition from rising band of General Entertainment Channels, Star Plus is sprucing up itself and launching new shows and formats.
You can send SMS or MMS messages from your Reliance Mobile phone to set up a mobile blog in India. It can be text, photographs or even video clips that require MMS.
Have your conference calls arranged for free with SabseBolo, a free audio conferencing service in India. Ideal for small businesses, team meetings, trainings or for family chats.
Do you want to listen to latest hindi songs online for free ? The site featured here has a large collection on bollywood music including old songs, ghazals and remix albums. With Orbit, you can even download hindi songs in MP3 or MPEG.
Womb for Rent – Surrogate mothers is a growing trend in India for women who are not able to have children.
To buy an unlocked iPhone in India, just apply for a credit card from State Bank of India.
Mobile phone subscribers in the four metro cities can soon move from one cellular operator to another without having to change their mobile phone number.
A large crowd is made by Photoshop cloning the original few people in the rally, many times over, placing them side by side in the photographs creating the perception of huge public participation.
You can now buy a ticket to space for around $ 200k. The astronomical price is expected to gradually drop to around $20,000 levels within 2 years. But the price is still well below the ticket price of NASA space shuttle flights which costs up to $1 billion.
Truveo India – Lookup ollywood trailers, news videos, music and cricket highlights on the web. AOL India has also developed Hindi and Tamil variants similar to the efforts of Yahoo! India.
Send and Receive emails in Hindi using Yahoo! Mail Hindi. Also available is the Yahoo! Messenger for Hindi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Punjabi, Bengali, Marathi and Gujarati.
Now consider that in the context of what Google is doing in Bangalore, at a larger facility in Hyderabad, and at two smaller offices in Delhi and Mumbai, where it has hired more than 1,100 Indians, almost 10% of its global workforce.