Amendments in the “Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986”

The Union Cabinet today approved the introduction of Amendments to the “Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986” in Parliament. Key amendments proposed are as follows: i. Broaden the scope of the law to cover the audio-visual media and material in electronic form. ii. Penalties to be enhanced to a maximum of three years of

Hunger in Times of Land, Water, and Energy Pressures

Washington, D.C.—Unsustainable use of land, water, and energy is threatening the food security of the poorest and most vulnerable around the world, according to the 2012 Global Hunger Index, released for the seventh year by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Welthungerhilfe, and Concern Worldwide. According to the 2012 Index, The Challenge of Hunger:

Toyota Announces Voluntary Recall of Corolla Altis and Camry

In line with recall announced by Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) globally, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) today voluntarily announced, recall of Corolla Altis (30th July 2008 – 31st Dec 2008) and Camry (1st Sep 2006 – 31st Jul 2008). TKM will recall approx 8,700 vehicles, in India to inspect the Power Window Master Switch (PWMS). TKM

ŠKODA AUTO India introduces exciting offers this festive season

With the onset of the festive season, ŠKODA Auto India is all set to participate in the celebrations with the introduction of the Festive Campaign. Customers can avail exciting offers, schemes, finance options on ŠKODA products and guarantee happiness at every purchase/booking. This festive campaign is running across all ŠKODA authorized dealerships till October 31,

Google re-commits to enterprise search with the introduction of the 7 Series

Introducing the Google Search Appliance, version 7.0 Every day, Google helps people find the information they need, when they need it. When you need to know which spices make for a great butternut squash soup, typing just a few words into Google yields the answer in a fraction of a second. In the workplace, people’s

Credit Suisse Research: Third Annual Global Wealth Report 2012

The Credit Suisse Research Institute has released its third annual Global Wealth Report 2012, which finds that from mid-2011 to mid-2012 aggregate global household wealth fell by 5.2% in current dollar terms to USD 223 trillion due to the economic uncertainties of the past year – particularly those affecting the Eurozone. Furthermore, the relative stability

HP Research Cybercrime Costs Rise Nearly 40 Percent Attack Frequency Doubles

HP today unveiled new research indicating that the cost and frequency of cybercrime have both continued to rise for the third straight year. According to the third annual study of U.S. companies, the occurrence of cyberattacks has more than doubled over a three-year period, while the financial impact has increased by nearly 40 percent.(1) Conducted

TATA Interactive Systems forays into Pune’s fast growing higher education market

TATA Interactive Systems (TIS), the pioneer and global leader in E-Learning and Simulations, today announced that it will implement its industry leading e-learning solutions; SimBLs™ and TOPSIM at two of Pune’s premier business schools i.e. Shree Chanakya Education Society ’s Indira Group of Institutes and FLAME School of Business respectively. Originally intended for training corporate

Whirlpool of India unveils its Festival Promotion ‘A Kitchen in Your Honour’

Whirlpool of India, a subsidiary of the Whirlpool Corporation, the world’s #1 manufacturer and marketer of major home appliances, today unveiled a mega festival promotion called ‘A Kitchen In Your Honour’. The promotion will run on an all India basis until November 20, 2012. Whirlpool’s consumer promotion for the festive period, ‘A Kitchen In Your

Focus Softnet Unveils New Corporate Identity

Focus Softnet, the leading software development company, today unveiled its dynamic new corporate identity with its latest brand logos for its products to be rolled out progressively at GITEX Technology Week 2012. The fresh brand identity represents the company’s image as a provider of state-of-the-art software solutions with consistently growing revenues and reach. The logos