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Monthly News April 2014

McCullum enjoying batting with ‘in...

McCullum enjoying batting with ‘intelligent’ Smith

Chennai Super Kings went into the IPL season with a fresh opening pair in Brendon McCullum and Dwayne Smith. So far, the two have responded with starts of 123, 23, 35, 11 and 85. McCullum said he was enjoying batting with Smith, and added that despite their aggressive styles, they were... read more »

Akram sees KKR in final four in IPL-7

Akram sees KKR in final four in IPL-7

Encouraged by the presence of many “team players”, Kolkata Knight Riders bowling coach Wasim Akram has expressed confidence that his side will make it to the final four in the IPL as they have a “good enough” bowling attack. “We just went for the players we thought are team players and... read more »

Hockey India congratulates Poonam Rani a...

Hockey India congratulates Poonam Rani and Chanchan Devi for completing 100...

Hockey India on Monday congratulated Poonam Rani and Chanchan Devi (right) for earning 100 international caps for India. While Poonam Rani completed her 100th international match during the European Tour against Ireland last week, Chanchan Devi scored her ‘century’ during India’s... read more »

Wal-Mart names Krish Iyer as India unit head
Wal-Mart paid $334 million to end India ...

Wal-Mart paid $334 million to end India partnership

MUMBAI: Wal-Mart Stores Inc paid about $234 million in debt related to the purchase of a stake in its Indian joint venture with Bharti Enterprises, which the US retailer ended in October last year, according to its 2014 annual report. Wal-Mart, the world’s largest retailer, had earlier paid... read more »

15 killed in attacks in Iraq’s Anbar province

RAMADI, Iraq, April 27 (Xinhua) — A total of 15 people were killed and 26 others wounded in separate attacks across the Iraqi western province of Anbar on Sunday, security and... read more »

MH370 may not be found on ocean surface: Tony Abbott

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Monday it was now “highly unlikely” that any debris of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane will be found on the ocean surface, as... read more »

String of Deadly Storms Hits Across Midwest and South

ATLANTA — A violent weather system lashed the Midwest and South with tornadoes on Sunday, killing at least 12 people, officials said, and leaving vast areas of destruction. Forecasters... read more »

Indian handset companies import most of their devices

Components manufactured in India are low-value products like casing and box packaging that constitute 5% of the bill for materials required in phone manufacturing They started from scratch... read more »

Narayana Murthy presented ‘Global Indian Award’ in Canada

Toronto, April 28: Infosys Executive Chairman NR Narayana Murthy was yesterday presented with the 2014 “Canada India Foundation Chanchalani Global Indian Award” here for his remarkable vision... read more »