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Chelsea Clinton announces she is pregnant, baby expected in fall
Chelsea Clinton is pregnant with her first child with Marc Mezvinsky Andhra News

UEFA Champions League and UEFA Women’s Champions League Trophies Handed over to Lisbon City
Earlier today the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Women’s Champions League trophies were handed over to the city of Lisbon by UEFA President Michel Platini, following a tour through several landmarks of the Portuguese capital. Business Wire India

Quintiles Recognized as Industry Leader in Phase II/III Research for Second Year in a Row
For the second year in a row, Quintiles has been named the industry leader that best differentiates itself on service quality for Phase II/III research in Industry Standard Research’s (ISR) 2014CRO Quality Benchmarking Phase II/III Service Providers Report Business Wire India

The Banyan Tree School’s Inaugural TEDx Conference - 2014
The Banyan Tree School, hosted a TEDx event on Friday, April 11, 2014 at their Gurgaon Campus. The event was sponsored by IILM Under Graduate College, Gurgaon. At the TEDxBanyanTreeSchoolED event, TEDTalk videos and live speakers came together to spark deep discussion, inspire and connect with a group of school and college students, academicians, corporate employees and entrepreneurs Business Wire India

Over 6,000 Competition Entries Highlight Global Importance of Sustainable Construction
The fourth cycle of the USD 2 million International Holcim Awards competition attracted more than 6,000 projects and visions in sustainable construction from 152 countries. The diverse geographic spread of entries and growth in submissions from developing countries confirms the importance of creating a more sustainable built environment Business Wire India

Toshiba to Launch World's Fastest microSD Memory Cards
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that it will launch the world’s fastest[1] microSD memory cards, compliant with UHS-II[2], the ultra high speed serial bus interface defined in SD Memory Card Standard Ver. 4.20. Sample shipments for set manufacturers of smartphones and other mobile devices, and for chipset vendors, start today. Business Wire India

Schlumberger Announces First-Quarter 2014 Results
Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) today reported first-quarter 2014 revenue from continuing operations of $11.24 billion versus $11.91 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013, and $10.57 billion in the first quarter of 2013. Business Wire India

Volasertib, Boehringer Ingelheim´s investigational treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia, is granted ‘orphan drug designation’ in the EU and the US
For media outside of the US and UK only Business Wire India

ORRA Captures the Dreams of Women on Film
What Women Want- an unanswerable question the experts would say. ORRA- India’s premier jewellery brand, embarked on an endearing journey to find out what is it that women seek and turned it into a series of videos that their consumers in the digital space and their digital agency Buzzinga Digital helped create Business Wire India

Debut Author Anandaa Launches Quirky New Novel ‘A Cupful of Aha’ Published by
Recently launched book ‘A Cupful of Aha’ by debut author Anandaa (nom de plume) published by is a short, crisp and quirky novel about the philosophy of life and death that is sure to touch your heart. In addition to Paperback, A Cupful of Aha is now available as E-book. For the first time through this book you will see that death is not always dreadful Business Wire India

Adrenalin HRMS Now in Windows App Store
Adrenalin eSystems Limited, announced launch of their application in Windows Store. Adrenalin is a business-critical Human Resource Software. The application has been optimized for Windows 8.1 resulting in an intuitive and engaging experience. Users can carry out ‘Self Service’ tasks, take action on workflow, and get real-time access to ‘MIS/Reports’ Business Wire India

Frost & Sullivan: Tightening Regulatory Environment and the Declining Quality of Crude Oil Drive the Fuel Additives Market in India
The enforcement of stringent emission standards and the methods to increase fuel economy will be instrumental in driving the use of fuel additives in India. Additives that reduce emission, boost combustion efficiency, and help adhere to various standards will become popular Business Wire India

NEC India Showcases Solutions to Empower Smart Enterprises
NEC India Pvt. Ltd, a leading network and IT solutions provider held a press conference announcing its smart enterprise solution strategy and officially launching the latest generation of its Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC&C) software, UNIVERGE 3C Business Wire India

Eurovigil I-Guard 300, A State of the Art Burglar Alarm that Protects Homes From Intruders
An empty apartment is always a tempting target for criminals. Sadly, thefts and break-ins is a common occurrence. Old-fashioned, non-tech methods to prevent burglaries, such as getting a neighbor to check in on the house, are still excellent, but over the years, there has been a huge technological leap in the field of home security Business Wire India

CyberZ:In 2013, the Smartphone Game Market Reached 546.8 Billion, Rising 178% from Last Year, Comprising Approximately Half of the Game Market in Japan
CyberAgent Co., Ltd. (headquarters: Shibuya, Tokyo, CEO: Susumu Fujita, Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers listing: code 4751) and the consolidated subsidiary CyberZ Co., Ltd. (headquarters: Shibuya, Tokyo, CEO: Takahiro Yamauchi) collaborated with Seed Planning Co Business Wire India

Bharat Light & Power Selects OSIsoft PI System to Support Renewable Energy Growth in India
Bharat Light & Power (BLP), a leading renewable energy producer in India, today announced the full deployment of its state-of-the-art remote monitoring platform, powered by the OSIsoft PI System™ Business Wire India

Jo Malone London Enters ChinaDoors open April 16th at Mitsukoshi Beijing
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) has launched the Jo Malone London brand in Mainland China, at the Mitsukoshi store in Beijing. The brand expects to open two further doors in Shanghai and Beijing in 2014. Business Wire India

UAE Exchange Customer Service Centre in Hyderabad
UAE Exchange has good news for its customers in Telangana and Seemandra. Its new Customer Service Centre in Hyderabad was inaugurated on Saturday, April 12, 2014 by Mr Sudhakar, Vice President, Business Development, UAE Exchange, India. The call center, designed at par international standards, is at 3rd Floor, Krishnakunj, Above Indian Bank, Himayathnagar, Hyderabad-500004 Business Wire India

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