Monthly Archives: June 2011

25 paise coin, or ‘chavanni’, is dead – India


29 june 2011 25 paise coin, or ‘chavanni’, is dead New Delhi:  The 25 paise coin, popularly known as ‘chavanni’, which first came into being in 1950, died an official death on Wednesday. According to the Reserve Bank of India … Continue reading

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UK taxpayers shell out more for Prince Charles – India


28 june 2011 UK taxpayers shell out more for Prince Charles   London:  Prince Charles hired more staff and spent more money last year, thanks in part to his son Prince William’s lavish wedding to Kate Middleton, according to official … Continue reading

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Toyota launches Liva at Rs 3.99 lakh – India


27 june 2011 Toyota launches Liva at Rs 3.99 lakh Japanese carmaker Toyota launched the petrol variant of its much anticipated small car Liva in India, priced between Rs 3.99 lakh and Rs 5.99 lakh (ex- showroom, Delhi). The auto … Continue reading

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Government does not want to see me alive: Baba Ramdev – India


26 june 2011 Government does not want to see me alive: Ramdev New Delhi: Three weeks after he was bundled out, yoga guru Baba Ramdev Sunday returned to the capital to visit a woman who was critically injured in the … Continue reading

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Harish Manwani first Indian to become Unilever COO – India


25 june 2011 Harish Manwani first Indian to become Unilever COO   Global FMCG giant Unilever today said it has appointed India-born Harish Manwani as its Chief Operating Officer as part of a global reorganisation in the business structure of … Continue reading

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Suez sailors meet families, but Indians on board MV Iceberg still hostage – India


24 june 2011 Suez sailors meet families, but Indians on board MV Iceberg still hostage   New Delhi:  Barely 24 hours after the return of six Indian sailors on board the ship MV Suez, there are now reports that another … Continue reading

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India are Kings of Kingston – India


23  june 2011 India are Kings of Kingston Ishant Sharma and Praveen Kumar took three wickets each as India defeated the West Indies by 63 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the series.   Congratulations India! The Indian team … Continue reading

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