Persistent Systems Ranked Highly in Cloud and Enterprise Mobility Segments in Zinnov’s GSPR 2012

Recognized in the ‘Execution Zone’ for its Deep Expertise  Pune, INDIA and Santa Clara, CA – October 11, 2012: Persistent Systems (BSE & NSE: PERSISTENT), the global leader in software product and technology services, today announced that the Company has been ranked highly in the newly released segments of Cloud and Enterprise Mobility of Zinnov’s …

Stillwater Mining Company Announces Offering of Convertible Senior Notes

BILLINGS, MT–(Marketwire – October 11, 2012) – STILLWATER MINING COMPANY (NYSE: SWC) (TSX: SWC.U) (the “Company”) announced today that it intends to offer $300 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2032 (the “notes”), subject to market and other conditions. The Company expects to grant the underwriters of the notes a 30-day over-allotment …

JNNURM Triggers Investments in Urban Infrastructure Sector

The Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) has attempted to trigger investment in the urban infrastructure sector and undertake reforms to sustain these investments. As on June 30, 2012, Five Hundred Fifty Four projects at a total cost of Rs 62,253 crore have been sanctioned under the urban infrastructure section & Governance sub-mission of …

India’s Foreign Trade: September, 2012

EXPORTS (including re-exports)             India’s exports during September, 2012 were valued at US $ 23698.30 million (Rs. 129405.75 crore) which was 10.78 per cent lower in Dollar terms (2.28 per cent higher in Rupee terms) than the level of US $ 26561.20 million (Rs. 126520.28 crore) during September, 2011. Cumulative value of exports for the period April-September …

Hunger in Times of Land, Water, and Energy Pressures

Washington, D.C.—Unsustainable use of land, water, and energy is threatening the food security of the poorest and most vulnerable around the world, according to the 2012 Global Hunger Index, released for the seventh year by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Welthungerhilfe, and Concern Worldwide. According to the 2012 Index, The Challenge of Hunger: …

Toyota Announces Voluntary Recall of Corolla Altis and Camry

In line with recall announced by Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) globally, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) today voluntarily announced, recall of Corolla Altis (30th July 2008 – 31st Dec 2008) and Camry (1st Sep 2006 – 31st Jul 2008). TKM will recall approx 8,700 vehicles, in India to inspect the Power Window Master Switch (PWMS). TKM …

ŠKODA AUTO India introduces exciting offers this festive season

With the onset of the festive season, ŠKODA Auto India is all set to participate in the celebrations with the introduction of the Festive Campaign. Customers can avail exciting offers, schemes, finance options on ŠKODA products and guarantee happiness at every purchase/booking. This festive campaign is running across all ŠKODA authorized dealerships till October 31, …