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Sun Network launches Chutty T.V on Sunday

April 27th, 2007

Sun Network, the pioneer for many happening in the media world and the world’s third largest Television Network will launch the first ever 24 hours Cartoon Channel in Tamil in the name of Chutti TV. The Network announced that it will be a free channel for a few months. The kids channel will be aired […]


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Special police battalion to be raised, says Karunanidhi

April 26th, 2007

Tamil Nadu will raise a special police battalion at a cost of Rs. 16.52 crore and total of 10,000 policemen would be recruited by the government this year, Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi informed the Assembly on Thursday. Replying to the demands on grants for police department, the Chief Minister said efforts are already on to […]


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Chennai First Gated community project by KG

April 26th, 2007

KG Developers and Promoters, one of Chennai’s city’s early and leading property developers with over 10 million sft. of residential and commercial space to its credit today, announced that it is setting up the first gated community complex within the city limits. To be called KG Green Meadows, the project with a projected investment of […]


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Secova to hire over 100 people by Dec 2007

April 26th, 2007

The California head-quartered Secova eServices, an HR and benefits management services company, has announced its plans to open its second knowledge centre in Chennai. It is proposing to raise its headcount from the current 300 to over 400 by the year end. Secova is expanding its best-shore activities at the 26,000 sq ft facility, with […]


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Italian Satellite Launched into Orbit by India

April 25th, 2007

Commercial satellite launches by India were given a recent boost after it successfully executed its first such deal with Italy in this $2.5 billion-a-year market. Placing an Italian satellite in orbit on Monday, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is charging 11 million dollars, according to a report by Press Trust of India. The ISRO […]


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Yahoo! India Launches Map Services

April 25th, 2007

Yahoo! India, the leading search engine-cum-web services provider, Wednesday launched two new links to browse 20 Indian cities and access maps, a day before AOL LLC is scheduled to launch its portal in the country. The first link, which can be accessed by users at http://in.ourcity.yahoo.com provides an updated perspective of a city as seen […]


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Secova plans 2nd centre in Chennai

April 25th, 2007

Secova eServices, a leading HR and Benefits Management Services Company, today announced its plans to open its second knowledge center in Chennai. The company plans to increase its headcount from the current 300 to over 400 by end of December 2007. Secova has added 12 new clients over the past one year, including 4 Fortune […]




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PSLV blast-off marks first fully commercial launch

April 23rd, 2007

The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C8 (PSLV-C8) has been launched successfully today from Sriharikota. PSLV is carrying the Italian Satellite Agile along with it. The countdown progressed smoothly for the first commercial launch of PSLV-C8 with a 352 kg Italian astronomical satellite onboard from Sriharikota spaceport, about 150 kms from Chennai. “The atmosphere is calm and […]


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Jayalalithaa gets bomb threat

April 23rd, 2007

Security has been beefed up near the residence of AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa after an anonymous letter threatening to kill the former chief minister was received, police said on Monday. The letter, received at the office of Jaya TV on Sunday, threatened to assassinate Jayalalithaa. It also asked the channel to “stop its criticism of Chief […]


HealthNews

Gold medal awarded to Indian sexologist

April 22nd, 2007

Dr D Narayana Reddy has been awarded the Gold Medal Award 2007 by the World Association for Sexology for his pioneering work in the field of sexual health in India. The award was presented to him during the 18th World Congress of Sexology at Sydney, Australia, on April 15, Reddy a sexual medicine consultant, said […]