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Everest Group Recognizes Polaris as a Star Performer and Major Contender on the PEAK Matrix
Polaris Financial Technology Ltd. (POLS.BO), a leading global Financial Technology Company, today announced that Everest Group, a consulting and research firm on global services, has recognised Polaris as a ‘Star Performer’ and ‘Major Contender’ on the Everest Group PEAK Matrix for large Banking Applications Outsourcing Relationships 2012* Business Wire India

Pantene and Female Athletes Make History at the London 2012 Olympic Games
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Deutsche Telekom and SEE Games to Create Astérix Browser-Based Game for Fans of the World Famous Franchise
Deutsche Telekom increases its focus on the development and publishing of proprietary games and is extending its portfolio of in-house game productions. The first featured browser game is based on the universally successful Astérix franchise Business Wire India

Kurion Names Ralph DiSibio Chairman of the Board
Kurion, Inc., an innovator in nuclear and hazardous waste management, announced today that it has named Ralph DiSibio as chairman of the board to assist the company as it scales to full commercialization. DiSibio brings forty years of leadership experience and extensive knowledge of the nuclear waste industry Business Wire India

BioJapan - The Leading Biotechnology Industry Partnering Event, Exhibition & Conference in Japan - Has Launched a New Online Partnering System
The BioJapan Organizing Committee and ICS Convention Design, Inc. are pleased to present BioJapan 2012- The 14th annual event- for three days from October 10 to 12 at Pacifico Yokohama, Japan. Yokohama is a port city in Kanagawa Prefecture just 30 minutes away from the center of Tokyo. Business Wire India

Rapaport International Diamond Conference Announces Speakers
This year’s Rapaport International Diamond Conference will take place at the Taj President Hotel in Mumbai, India on August 29, 2012. Commenting on why this year’s Rapaport Conference is being held in Mumbai, Martin Rapaport, Chairman of the Rapaport Group said, “As diamond demand and prices go through a boom bust cycle, India is the market to watch. While the U.S Business Wire India

Sun Pharma to Take Taro Private
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Reuters: SUN.BO, Bloomberg: SUNP IN, NSE: SUNPHARMA, BSE: 524715) (“Sun Pharma”) and Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TARO) (“Taro”) announced today that they have entered into a merger agreement together with certain affiliates of Sun Pharma. Business Wire India

Wang Jianlin, Chairman of the Board and President of the Wanda Group, to Speak at 2012 ICSC Retail Real Estate World Summit in Shanghai
The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) today announced that Wang Jianlin, chairman of the board and president of the Wanda Group, will deliver a presentation on the state of the global market at the ICSC Retail Real Estate Summit in Shanghai, taking place September 11-14, 2012. Business Wire India

Panasonic Announces the Grand Prix Winner of the Kid Witness News Global Contest 2012
Panasonic Corporation (NYSE:PC)(TOKYO:6752) has announced that Sembawang Secondary School from Singapore won the Grand Prix Award of the Panasonic Kid Witness News (KWN) Global Contest 2012 Business Wire India

EcoPlanet Bamboo. Be the Change. Design a Tee.
EcoPlanet Bamboo is calling on t-shirt designers and artists around the globe to join EcoPlanet Bamboo. Be the Change. Design a Tee. contest. The contest will open on Monday, August 13th and run up to World Bamboo Day on Tuesday, September 18th with three categories for design: Business Wire India

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