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Fresh from his re-election, US President Barack Obama said it was time "to get back to work" on the economy and pitched for raising taxes for the rich.

Obama, who has invited the Congressional leaders from both the parties next week to discuss and find a solution to the fiscal cliff, warned that in the absence of unanimity country's middle class would face a tax increase next year.
"Now that those of us on the campaign trail have had a chance to get a little sleep, it's time to get back to work, and there is plenty of work to do. As I said on Tuesday night, the American people voted for action not politics as usual. You elected us to focus on your jobs, not ours," said Obama. Obama asserted that people have voted for the plans and ideas that his administration has advocated, and it was time to put them into practice. "I've invited leaders of both parties to the White House next week so we can start to …

CIA Director David Petraeus today resigned over an extra marital-affair, saying his behaviour was "unacceptable".

The top intelligence official of the US submitted his resignation to US President Barack Obama during a meeting at the White House.
"After being married for over 37 years, I showed extremely poor judgement by engaging in an extramarital affair. Such behaviour is unacceptable, both as a husband and as the leader of an organisation such as ours," he said in a statement, according to a news agency. Obama accepted his resignation and praised Petraeus on his extraordinary service. "I am completely confident that the CIA will continue to thrive and carry out its essential mission, and I have the utmost confidence in Acting Director Michael Morell and the men and women of the CIA who work every day to keep our nation safe," he said "David Petraeus has provided extraordinary service to the United States fo…
Global Management Guru Award for Harvard Professor Emeritus Robert Kaplan
Founder of innovative management practices pledges to work on Risk Management and Health Care Value Management
New Delhi November 10, 2012
One of the most influential management thinkers Robert S Kaplan received the second Global Management Guru Award (GMGA) instituted by India’s Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH) here last evening.
Professor Kaplan, credited innovative management practices—ranging from Balanced Score Card to time-driven Activity Based Costing-- received the award from India’s Planning Commission member Mr Arun Maira and Public Enterprises Selection Board Chairman Mr Atul Chaturvedi
The Marvin Bower Professor of Leadership Development Emeritus at the Harvard Business School while receiving the award, Kaplan, said, “The integration from diverse disciplines-- engineering, science, and economics--…

UN honours Pakistani rights activist, names 10th Nov after her

The United Nations has declared 10th November as 'Malala Day' in honour of Pakistani teenage rights activist Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head by the Taliban last month for campaigning for girls' education.

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's Special Envoy for Global Education, former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, has said 10th November has been declared Malala Day. "This Saturday (November 10th) will see Malala Day, a global event to show the world that people of all creeds; all sexes, all backgrounds and all countries stand behind Malala," Brown said. "We are Malala - This is Malala day. The world to walk in the footsteps of this girl of courage. Malala Yousafzai has become a global icon of hope, an international symbol of courage, a schoolgirl who has won the hearts of millions through her bravery. "Malala's dream is a Pakistan where she, her friends and future generations of girls could attend school, walk freely int…
करुणानिधि बनने का दुश्साहस न करें राम द्रोही : विहिप नईदिल्ली नवम्बर9, २०१२. भगवान श्री राम, भैया लक्ष्मण व माता सीता के विषय में कुछ राजनेताओं द्वारा की गई टिप्पणियों के विरोध में आज हिन्दू युवकों ने अधिवक्ता श्री राम जेठमलानी के घर के बाहर प्रदर्शन किया। विश्व हिन्दू परिषद ने कडी आपत्ति दर्ज करते हुए कहा है कि अभिव्यक्ति की स्वतंत्रता की आड में किसी भी व्यक्ति को इस बात की छूट नहीं है कि वे लोगों की धार्मिक भावनाओं से खिलवाड करें चाहे वह किसी भी स्तर के कितने ही बडे व्यक्ति क्यों न हों। विहिप दिल्ली के महा मंत्री श्री सत्येन्द्र मोहन ने आज ऐसे नेताओं को चेताया कि भगवान राम व उनके बनाए श्री राम सेतु के अपमान का हश्र दक्षिण भारत के करुणा निधि पहले से ही भुगत रहे हैं अब यदि और लोग इस श्रेणी में सामिल होते हैं तो हिन्दू समाज उन्हें कभी माफ़ नहीं करेगा। प्रदर्शनकारी हिन्दू युवकों ने कहा है कि आज का प्रदर्शन सांकेतिक है किन्तु यदि ये लोग नहीं सुधरे तो हिन्दू समाज को इन्हें ठीक करना आता है। विहिप दिल्ली की एक बैठक के बाद संगठन के मीडिया प्रमुख श्री विनोद बंसल ने बताया कि कल अधिवक्ता राम जेठम…
Massive Protests against Reliance and HSBC
9 November 2012: Following the exposé by India against Corruption (IaC) led by Arvind Kejriwal, Prashant Bhushan and others, massive protests against the Reliance Group of companies and HSBC have erupted across the country in front of the said offices’ premises. News of demonstrations are pouring in even from remote corners of the country. In the capital, agitators gathered at the PVR Priya Cinema complex and Jawaharlal Nehru University campus.
There are reports of demonstrations and processions coming in from Agra (Sanjay Place—Reliance Web World), Allahabad (Subhash Chowk), Lucknow (HSBC branch at Hazratganj), Unnao, Ferozabad (MG Road branch of Web World), Aligarh (Web World) — all in Uttar Pradesh; Ajmer (Reliance Fresh shop) and Jodhpur (in front of HSBC and Reliance offices) — in Rajasthan; Roorkee (near Reliance shops), Hardwar (near Har ki Pauri) and several places in Dehradun — Uttarakhand; and Jabalpur, Gwalior, Sagar —…
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14 - 16 November 2012, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore


Event titles:
Loyalty World Asia 2012 and Big Data World Asia 2012
Start date: 14th November 2012
End date: 16th November 2012
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Loyalty World Asia 2012
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Delhi witnessed 19th MTNL Perfect Health Mela

Delhi witnessed 19th MTNL Perfect Health Mela New Delhi, 7th November 2012: Much awaited MTNL Perfect Health Mela has now started from today, DelhiⳠHealth Minister Dr. A. K. Walia has inaugurated this mela and officially announced that the festival of health is begin for delhiites, now itⳠthe time for everybody to be a part and know the sutras (formula) of Good Health.
MTNL Perfect health mela is the brainchild of Padamshree & B.C. Roy awardee Dr. K. K. Aggarwal and Heart Care Foundation of India, organizing this mela for last 19 years continuously with the support of༯span>
MTNL Perfect Health Mela is health awareness platform for everybody.

Inaugurating the mela,༢>Dr. Ashok Walia,Hon⢬e Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Delhi said to reduce the menace of increasing lifestyle disorders in the society, we must say no to junk food and avoid eating a combination of white sugar, white rice and white maida. He said that one should not use trans-fat in the diet as it…
Cleantech Finland & EBTC

Greater Noida Expo Centre, 7th November 2012: Energy security and fast adoption of energy technologies were the key topics of the day at the India Cleantech 2020-REnergizing SMEs’ – a Cleantech Finland & EBTC joint forum that was held today on the sidelines of 6th Renewable Energy India Expo. The seminar jointly organized by Cleantech Finland and European Business and Technology Center (EBTC)was aimed at tackling initiatives and plans for renewable energy promotion in India.

Distinguished panelists discussed India’s Cleantech mission 2020 and how the integration of policy, technology,finances and markets are helping to shape that future beyond borders. Finland has emerged as a leader for clean technology products and solutions and India’s National Action Plan on Climate Change has laid out a target of generating 15% of total power from renewable sources by 2020, starting with 5% in 2010.
“Energy efficiency and energy security are essential in meeting the …
•    India’s most advanced 26- seater Bus
•    World’s largest Monocoque Panel Van Bus
•    Best in Class Fuel Efficiency- Traveller 26 is 15% more efficient
•    Safest Drive in class: Disk brakes on all wheels

New Delhi, November 7, 2012: Pune based automotive major Force Motors launched the world’s only 26-seater Monocoque Panel Van at a grand event today. The Traveller 26 is loaded with several path breaking and novel features offered for the first time in mid size bus (20 – 30 seats) segment.  

Traveller 26 is powered by the 129Ps / 295 Nm, Common Rail engine made under license from Daimler AG., Germany. It boasts of the highest power to weight ratio in its category of 18 kW per tonne as compared to 12kW per tonne of comparable models.

Dual Mass Fly Wheel Technology has been used for the first time on an LCV in India – this absorbs low end vibrations and ensures smooth ride even at low speeds.

The advanced 5 speed synchromesh gearbox, offer…
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Canadian PM meets Pranab November 6, 2012 Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Tuesday called on President Pranab Mukherjee and discussed a host of bilateral issues, including Canadian investment in ensuring India’s food security.
Mukherjee, during the meeting, told Harper that both the countries need to build a firm partnership as he said there is a “need to encourage more investment in both directions, from Canada in India’s infrastructure and from India in Canada’s resources sector.” The President, according to a Rashtrapati Bhawan statement, said “cooperation with Canada in the field of agriculture is crucial to India’s food security”. “India imports 40 per cent of its pulses and 25 per cent of its potash requirements from Canada. With India’s large and growing population, food security in the coming years is a strategic imperative for India and Canada can be an important partner in this regard,” Mukherjee said. The Canadian Prime Minister said there i…
Meeting with Belarus Business Delegation
14th November 2012 - Federation House, New Delhi

Dear Sir / Madam,

We are delighted to inform you that a business delegation from Belarus is visiting India in November 2012. On this occasion FICCI is organizing business to business meetings with the visiting delegation as per the following schedule:

Date: November 14, 2012
Time: 16:00 P.M. Onwards
Venue: Federation House, New Delhi

The Business Delegation is drawn from the Sectors like: Research & Development, Science & Technology, Innovation, Defense Technology & Equipments, University Education, Telecom, Infrastructure, Auto Components & Raw Materials for Trucks & Buses, Agricultural Tractors, Mining Machinery, Hitech Engineering, Home Appliances, Construction Materials, Textiles Materials, Fabrics, Yarns, Cotton, Clothing, Metallurgy Composite, Footwear, Leather, Tannery, Line Bricks, Ceramic Bricks, Asbestos, Sleepers, Mines, Power Cranes, Nano Composite Materials, …