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'Infosys, TCS most admired; Bharti Airtel, ICICI most innovative'
New York, July 11 (IANS) IT majors Infosys, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Wipro have emerged as the three most admired companies in India, while leading the list of most innovative firms are Bharti Airtel and ICICI Bank, according to a survey of the readers of Wall Street Journal Asia.

Friday, July 11, 2008 6:53:31 PM

Prakash first Indian in ATP Tour semis after Paes
New Port (Rhode), July 11 (IANS) Prakash Amritraj Friday became the first Indian to reach the semi-finals of an ATP Tour event in a decade eliminating compatriot Rohan Bopanna in the quarter-finals of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships here.

Friday, July 11, 2008 6:18:29 PM

New technology improves hearing aid sensitivity
Washington, July 11 (IANS) The latest hearing aid technology sailed through its most challenging test by working perfectly in one of the noisiest environments -- a Chicago restaurant with the clang of plates and silverware during breakfast rush.

Friday, July 11, 2008 3:01:17 PM

MIT turns plain glass into goldmine of solar energy
Washington, July 11 (IANS) MIT engineers have turned plain glass into a virtual goldmine of solar energy with the help of a sophisticated, yet affordable, concentrator developed by them.

Friday, July 11, 2008 2:54:27 PM

Atwal lying 35th in Players Cup golf
Bridgeport (Connecticut), July 11 (IANS) Finding the fairways with unerring accuracy, Indian golfer Arjun Atwal finished with a hat-trick of birdies on his last three holes for a two-under 70 in the first round of the million dollar Nationwide Tour Players Cup.

Friday, July 11, 2008 1:17:27 PM

Britain launches strict Olympics anti-doping drive
London, July 11 (IANS) As Britain launches its most extensive anti-doping campaign, it has ordered each member of the country's Olympic team to be tested for performance-enhancing drugs, and the focus is once again on how alert the testers are to detect cheats.

Friday, July 11, 2008 1:02:06 PM

'Proactive moves required to combat child mortality'
Washington, July 11 (IANS) The risk of death during pregnancy or soon after childbirth is one in 65 for Asian women, compared with one in 1,800 for women in the West.

Friday, July 11, 2008 1:01:50 PM

South Asian women having more children in Britain: study
London, July 11 (IANS) Women of South Asian origin are contributing most to Britain's population boom, says a new study which shows that women in general are now having more children than at any point of time since the 1970s.

Friday, July 11, 2008 12:38:24 PM

12 killed by drug gang members in Mexico
Mexico City, July 11 (IANS) Members of Mexico's warring drug cartels have shot dead 12 people, including three police officers, in the Culiacan city in the latest incidents of what authorities call an 'exponentially' rising crime graph, EFE news agency reported Friday.

Friday, July 11, 2008 12:30:50 PM

Rolling Stone guitarist living with 18-year-old bar girl
London, July 11 (IANS) The Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood, 61, is living with a Russian bar girl, less than a third of his age, who is telling her friends how he has dumped his wife of 23 years.

Friday, July 11, 2008 12:07:40 PM

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