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India News on October 10, 2012

  • Former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala said that allowing marriage of teenagers would help prevent sexual crimes in the country. Meanwhile, Congress spokesperson Renuka Chowdhury defended Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda against charges that he failed to act against the wave of sexual crimes in the state.
  • Union Tribal Affairs Minister Kishore Chandra Deo said the Infrastructure projects that come up on forest land must comply with the Forest Rights Act (FRA). He further added that no land in a Fifth Schedule area should be handed over to any industry if it violated the Panchayat Act.
  • The Indian Railways has launched an online application 'RailRadar' which helps spotting a train's location on a Google map. The exact location of 6500 trains can be found on a real-time basis.
  • Sixth percent polling was recorded in the by-election to Jangipur Lok Sabha constituency. Abhijit Mukherjee, the son of PresidentPranab Mukherjee is one of the 11 candidates contesting.
  • Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati told the reporters that the party has left her the decision of whether to continue support to the United Progressive Alliance. She will consider all the factors of the case and evaluate before announcing her decision.
  • A dalit girl was allegedly gangraped in Kaithal of Haryana. Two people have been arrested so far in the case. The latest case is the 14th reported in the state recently.

  • Brickwork Finance Academy offers Bond Markets Session by an IIM professor on October 13, 2012
    Brickwork Finance Academy offers Bond Markets session by an IIM professor at its campus in Kalena Agrahara, Bannerghatta Road, Bengaluru, on Saturday, October 13, 2012 between 9.30 am to 12.30 pm. The success of the international financial system depends up on the availability of financial assets that can be bought and sold easily and which retain their value over a long period of time Business Wire India

    Sify Technologies to Report Financial Results for Second Quarter of FY 2012-13 on Wednesday, October 17, 2012
    Sify Technologies Limited (NASDAQ NM: SIFY), a leader in Managed Network, IT and Software services in India with global delivery capabilities and a pioneer in the internet space in India, today announced that it will report its unaudited IFRS financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2012 on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 before the market opens Business Wire India

    Indians join Hands to Celebrate the Spirit of Volunteerism
    “Count Me In”, India@75’s national volunteering call-to-action, to declare October 2nd as the National Volunteering Week, kicked off with great enthusiasm as Indians across the country used the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, to count themselves in and spark the spirit of volunteerism in India through the first two weeks. The series of events were realised at various places in India Business Wire India

    GIL 2012: India - Identify Innovative, Uncontested Market Space Opportunities with the New Mega Trends
    Frost & Sullivan’s global flagship event, the Global Community of Growth, Innovation and Leadership (GIL), which is conducted across 14 countries around the globe, just concluded its ‘Journey to Visionary Innovation’ in India on 9th October, 2012 at JW Marriott, Mumbai, India Business Wire India

    Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Industry Visionaries, Innovators and Leaders at GIL 2012: India
    Frost & Sullivan at its Journey to Visionary Workshop at the Global Community of Growth, Innovation and Leadership (GIL) recognized Industry Visionaries, Innovators and Leaders through its 2012 Growth Excellence Awards. The award recipients were recognized across Healthcare, Measurement & Instrumentation, Technology and Transportation & Logistics space Business Wire India

    4G Identity Solutions (4Gid) Ranks 4th in Inc. India 500 Rankings for the Fastest Growing Companies
    4G Identity Solutions, a pioneer and global leader in providing large scale identity management solutions, has been ranked as the 4th fastest-growing company by Inc. India, the Indian edition of Inc., the leading US magazine that focuses on entrepreneurship and growth. The listing consists of India’s 500 fastest growing mid-size enterprises Business Wire India

    Plantronics offers Smarter Companions for the Smartphone Enthusiasts
    -- Launches Next generation of Plantronics’ award-winning Voyager® headset line -- Introduces Marque 2, Plantronics’ stylish and lightest headset Few technology companies continue to deliver communication devices that introduce new innovations year after year quite like Plantronics Business Wire India

    Police Raids Hotel Country Inn in Delhi for Illegally Broadcasting ESPN, STAR Sports and STAR Cricket Channels
    -- Technical staff of Hotel arrested. FIR filed at the behest of ESPN Software India Pvt. Ltd -- Set top box, 20 satellite cards and a LCD Television seized by Police ESPN Software India Pvt. Ltd, sole & exclusive licensee for distributing ESPN, STAR Sports and STAR Cricket channels in India, stepped up its tirade against piracy in the hotel industry Business Wire India

    power2sme Receives INR 10 Crore Commitment from Inventus Capital Partners
    power2sme, the buying club for SMEs, announced today that it has received INR 10 crore commitments from Inventus Capital Partners. The company power2sme was started with a seed capital of INR 2 crore and the recent funding from Inventus Capital Partners will act as a booster for rapid expansion in the Indian market Business Wire India

    Digilife Distribution and Marketing Services (DDMS) Partners with Silicon Power
    -- DDMS, a 100% subsidiary of HCL Infosystems enters into a strategic partnership with Silicon Power -- DDMS to distribute Silicon Power’s range of data storage products across India Digilife Distribution and Marketing Services (DDMS), a 100% subsidiary of HCL Infosystems Ltd. (www.hclinfosystems Business Wire India

    CarWale Launches its Two Wheeler Avatar BikeWale
    CarWale - India’s largest automotive portal - now starts its two-wheeler journey with . Having served 50 million customers in their car buying journey, CarWale pledges to simplify the cumbersome and complex ecosystem of bikes with its latest offering BikeWale Business Wire India

    Statement on behalf of Shri Arun Jain
    The press/media today carries news items about an Order passed by Shri Rajeev Kumar Agarwal, Whole time Member of the Securities Exchange Board Of India [“SEBI”] in a matter pertaining to Shri Arun Jain Business Wire India

    Annik Launches Multi-Country Research Management Platform
    Annik, a leading research and technology services company, has launched the first fully integrated online research project management platform specifically for multi-country and multi-mode studies Business Wire India

    Empress Announces eMAM™ Version 3.1 with Intelligent Camera Support, Remote/Hybrid Workflow Model, New Product Offering, and New Technology Partners
    eMAM™ is a digital asset management system that provides a complete digital asset management and media asset management tool sets, accessible from any web browser. Business Wire India

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