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India News on August 29, 2012

  • A special court in Ahmedabad has convicted 32 persons and acquitted 29 in the Naroda-Patiya massacre, in which 92 Muslims were killed. Among those who were convicted are senior BJP leader and former Minister Mayaben Kodnani and Bajrang Dal convener Babu Bajrangi.
  • Gujarat government distances itself from BJP MLA Dr. Maya Kodnani after the verdict in Naroda Patiya case of the 2002 riots. BJP rejects demands for the resignation of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
  • The government has shot back at BJP in the coalgate scam saying that it was during the BJP regime that coal blocks were allocated arbitrarily. Kapil Sibal says that NDA had tweaked the guidelines of allocations.
  • Two persons were killed in the flash floods in Himachal Pradesh. Relief efforts in progress. Meanwhile, flood warning has been issued across Haryana.

  • Modi says Gujarat middle class girls more beauty-conscious than health conscious
    Narendra Modi says that he is concentrating on the welfare of Gujarat and is not worried if he is the prime-ministerial candidate Andhra News

    Mumbai Crime Branch hails Supreme Court's verdict on Kasab's death sentence
    Union Home Secretary RK Singh welcomes verdict Andhra News

    SC pulls up government for its report on Nira Radia conversation leak
    Government rejects suggestions that they are responsible for the conversation leak Andhra News

    Supreme Court uphelds Ajmal Kasab's death sentence
    Supreme Court rejects Kasab's plea to commute death sentence to life imprisonment Andhra News

    Lalu Prasad Yadav criticizes BJP for disrupting House proceedings
    Lalu alleges Sushma Swaraj received kickbacks from Reddy brothers in Karnataka Andhra News

    Smarter Security Systems for Indian Banks
    Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) has introduced for the 1st time in India advanced fraud prevention technologies to step up security for India’s banks and provide greater protection for Visa cardholders Business Wire India Announces a Conference on the Maharashtra Housing Bill and its Conflict with Real Estate Regulatory Act (RERA)
    Legalpundits .com is India’s PIONEERING legal information and services portal since THE YEAR 2000. We are happy to introduce a conference on the new Bill “Maharashtra Housing Bill 2012” on 31st August 2012 at Walchand Hirachand Hall , Indian Merchant Chambers (IMC), Church gate from 6:00PM to 9:00 PM Business Wire India

    Happiest Minds Powers OneAssist’s Technology Platform for its Wallet, Mobile and Travel Assistance Products
    Happiest Minds Technologies, a next-gen IT solutions & Services Company today announced that it has developed a customer-interaction solution for OneAssist Consumer Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Sequoia Capital India and Lightspeed Venture Partners funded OneAssist, offers a unique ‘assistance and protection service’ for a customer’s wallet, mobile and important documents Business Wire India

    Indusface Crosses 500 Customers Milestone
    Indusface, a leading information security organization, today announced that its worldwide customer portfolio has crossed 500 customers across multiple regions, which includes members of Fortune’s 500 Business Wire India

    R.Sivakumar, CEO, Palace Homes® Group, Honored with ‘Vaniga Maamani Award-2012’
    Mr.R.Sivakumar, also known as S.Kumaar, CEO, Palace Homes Group, was awarded ‘Vaniga Maamani Award-2012’ for his achievement in Realty sector in a glittering function held on 5th August 2012 at JIPMER Auditorium, Pondicherry. The awards were given by ‘Vanigamani’,a leading business magazine in Tamil, to select individuals for achievement in their respective fields Business Wire India

    KV Gautam’s Novel Love in Crazy Times Released
    Love in Crazy Times, the debut novel by KV Gautam has been released by Diamond Books. KV Gautam is a Delhi based independent filmmaker, cartoonist and entrepreneur Business Wire India

    Singapore’s StarHub Joins Arbor Networks’ Cloud SignalingSM Coalition to Stop DDoS Attacks
    Arbor Networks, Inc., a leading provider of network security and management solutions for enterprise and service provider networks, announced today that StarHub, Singapore's fully-integrated info-communication company, has joined Arbor’s Cloud Signaling Coalition (CSC) Business Wire India

    Neeyamo Enterprise Solutions (P) Ltd. Recognized as “Star Performer” and “Major Contender” by Everest Group in its Multi-process Human Resource Outsourcing Report released in July 2012
    Neeyamo, a global provider of HRO, has been named a ‘Star Performer 2012’ in the Everest Group Performance | Experience | Ability | Knowledge (PEAK) Matrix, published in the July 2012 ‘MPHRO Service Provider Landscape and Capability Assessment’ report. It is one of just five global providers to be given this recognition Business Wire India

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