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Decline in food inflation an encouraging sign, says Mukherjee
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday stated that the food inflation rates have started to decline, which reflects an encouraging sign for the overall economy. ANI

Mukherjee concerned over delays in grant of clearances for projects in southern region
Expressing concern over the delays in the grant of various clearances for large infrastructure projects worth Rs 39,424 crore in the southern region,inance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday request the chief ministers to pay personal attention to this aspect and review the status of approvals in large projects in their states. ANI

BlackBerry delay making RIM's future uncertain: Analysts
The crisis surrounding BlackBerry maker Research In Motion apparently show no sign of lifting, as analysts and commentators are now making their complaints ever more loudly after it emerged that the company has delayed the launch of its new smart phones until late 2012. ANI

Microsoft plans 'silent' upgrades to Internet Explorer
Software giant Microsoft has planned to implement automatic, silent updates to the latest version of Internet Explorer. ANI

Facebook threatens to sue Israeli 'Mark Zuckerberg'
Facebook has threatened to sue Mark Zuckerberg, an Israeli entrepreneur who recently took the social network founder's name after the site hit him with a lawsuit. ANI

Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2012 Receives 61 Nominations
61 nominations from across five continents were received for the Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2012. The nominations covered a wide range of solutions including technologies harnessing solar power for water treatment, implementation of water policies andprogrammes, management of agriculture waters and rainwater as well as the administration of sustainable humanitarian projects in cities ACN Newswire

Laramide Announces Proposed Private Placement
Laramide Resources Ltd. ("Laramide" or the "Company") announces a proposed non-brokered private placement (the "Offering") of up to 2,500,000 units (the "Units") of the Company at a price of $0.80 per Unit, for aggregate gross proceeds of $2.0 million. MarketWire

Lake Worth Chiropractor Announces Massage Therapy Services
Dr. Jack Cacic Chiropractic announced that the practice is offering massage treatments for managing low back pain and other chronic pain. The wellness center has a licensed massage therapist on staff who works closely with the practice's chiropractor Dr. Jack Cacic to create customized treatment programs for patients MarketWire

Strongsville Veterinarians Use Social Media to Promote Pet Wellness Care
The team of veterinarians at Crossroads Animal Hospital in Strongsville, Ohio is using the latest in social media networking opportunities to interact with pet owners and provide information on pet wellness care. The practice now communicates through Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google+ in addition to their regular newsletter and blog posts MarketWire

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