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After Sharapova incident, govt plans to develop troll potential of the country and export it as a service

After Sharapova incident, govt plans to develop troll potential of the country and export it as a service

Jul 5, 2014 Comments

India is planning to exploit trolling potential of its social media users, and export it as a service like BPO, KPO and IT.

Government to pay Google $20 billion for acquiring IRCTC

Government to pay Google $20 billion for acquiring IRCTC

Jun 25, 2014 Comments

Modi-led government has sold IRCTC to Google, and unlike other deals where the seller gets money, the government has paid Google $20 billion for acquiring the website.

Seeing temptation for Maggi among boys, Axe to launch Maggi fragrance deo for girls

Seeing temptation for Maggi among boys, Axe to launch Maggi fragrance deo for girls

Jun 24, 2014 Comments

In what could be the greatest product innovation of the century, Axe is thinking about partnering with Maggi to develop a deodorant spray for girls which will be irresistible for boys.

Impressed with Bangalore Autowallah’s fare extracting skills, Mallya appoints him CEO of Kingfisher Airlines

Impressed with Bangalore Autowallah’s fare extracting skills, Mallya appoints him CEO of Kingfisher Airlines

Jun 15, 2014 Comments

The short auto journey in Bangalore taught Dr. Mallya more things about running a business profitably than his years of industry experience could not teach him.

Airlines to offer Wait-List and RAC tickets, will allow passengers to fly without confirmed tickets

Airlines to offer Wait-List and RAC tickets, will allow passengers to fly without confirmed tickets

Jun 11, 2014 Comments

After slashing airfares to attract customers, airlines have now decided to help everyone fly by offering them wait-listed and RAC tickets, just like the Indian Railways.

Kingfisher Airlines appoints Yogendra Yadav as adviser after realizing similarities between AAP and KFA

Kingfisher Airlines appoints Yogendra Yadav as adviser after realizing similarities between AAP and KFA

Jun 11, 2014 Comments

Kingfisher Airlines today declared that it has appointed Aam Aadmi Party leader Yogendra Yadav as an adviser with the specific mandate of revitalizing the almost dead airline.

With 100% FDI in defence, desi katta manufacturer appoints investment banker to get funding

With 100% FDI in defence, desi katta manufacturer appoints investment banker to get funding

Jun 2, 2014 Comments

As the leading newspapers reported about 100% FDI limit in defense, Chota Don, the local ‘desi katta’ manufacturer jumped from seat and has drafted plans to take his business global.

Frustrated salesman beats up man who refused to buy a shirt even after 15 trials

Frustrated salesman beats up man who refused to buy a shirt even after 15 trials

Mar 10, 2014 Comments

Manohar Thakur, a salesman of an apparel showroom in Connaught Place has beaten up a customer who refused to buy shirt after trying 15 different shirts.

Sahara to sponsor jail inmates, wants logo on their dresses

Sahara to sponsor jail inmates, wants logo on their dresses

Mar 1, 2014 Comments

Hours after Sahara chief Subrata Roy got arrested by Lucknow police, Sahara India Parivar announced that they will be sponsoring all jail inmates in return for having logo presence on their dresses.

Orkut buys BBM for $19, hopeful of recovering the investment

Orkut buys BBM for $19, hopeful of recovering the investment

Feb 27, 2014 Comments

The Google owned social networking website, which until a few years back was most the most popular one, sealed this deal for a staggering $19.