Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Business News

Tanishq stores across the country have started a new sub-brand Mia, which is targeted at working women in the age-group of 20-30 years.

Cyrus Mistry, the younger son of construction tycoon Pallonji Shapoorji Mistry, has been chosen to succeed Rattan Tata as the Chairman of the Tata group. He will take over in December 2012. He will be the sixth and youngest chairman of the Tata group, and only the second non-Tata after Sir Nowroji Saklatvala to head the group.

Jaxtr Inc., founded by Sabeer Bhatia and Yogesh Patel, has announced the launch of JaxtrSMS, a cross-platform, open-texting application to send SMSs to anyone in the world for free.

The Tokyo and Osaka stock exchanges have agreed to merge in 2013 to create the world’s third-biggest bourse with listed stocks worth around $3.6 trillion. The combined value of stocks listed on exchanges would trail only NYSE Euronext at $12 trillion and NASDAQ OMX Group Inc at nearly $4 trillion.

Adidas, the German sportswear and equipment maker, is set to launch a shoe costing one dollar a pair in India. The shoe will be sold in villages through a distribution network.

California-based mobile video service provider, Vuclip, has launched India’s first independent mobile movie portal — Starlight Cinema. This would offer users the options of watching shortened feature films, movie clips, songs, reviews and trailers.

Titan Industries, India’s largest organised watches retailer, has decided to acquire heritage Swiss watch brand Favre Leuba for two million euros. Created in 1737, Favre Leuba is one of the very first watch making companies in Switzerland.

Professional social networking site LinkedIn has opened a research and development (R&D) centre in Bangalore. This is the California-based company’s first R&D centre outside North America.

Tropicana 100%, the juice brand from PepsiCo, has launched a new campaign—Now Breakfast shall Win. The new campaign metamorphically depicts everyday battles between breakfast and the interruptions that lead to a rushed morning.

In the Fortune list of most powerful business women in India, ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar has been listed as the most powerful business woman in India. Former ICICI executive and Axis Bank MD and CEO Shikha Sharma is at the second spot.

Mukesh Ambani owned Infotel has acquired a 38.5% stake in digital learning solutions form Extramarks Education.

Reliance Brands, a unit of reliance Industries Ltd, has struck a deal with NYSE-listed American fashion retailer Kenneth Cole to open stores in top Indian metros.

Friday, December 16, 2011

RPSC PTI and Programmer vacancy Dec-2011

Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC)

RPSC invites Online application for the following  posts in Rajasthan Government :
  • Physical  Training  Instructor (PTI) Gr-II  : 230 posts, Pay Scale : Rs.  9300 - 34800 Grade Pay Rs. 3600, Age : 18-35 years
  • Physical  Training  Instructor (PTI) Gr-III  : 1303 posts, Pay Scale : Rs. 5200 - 20200 Grade Pay Rs. 2800, , Age : 18-35 years
  • Analyst-Cum- 
  • Programmer  
  • (Deputy Director) : 66 posts, Pay Scale : Rs. 15600-39100 Grade Pay Rs. 6600, Age : 18-37 years
  • Programmer  : 78 posts, Pay Scale : Rs. 9300 - 34800 Grade Pay Rs. 4200, , Age : 18-35 years
Application Fee : Rs. 250/- (Rs. 150/- for OBC and Rs.50/- for SC/ST) plus Rs.40/- online portal charges. 

How to Apply : Apply Online at RPSC website on or before 15/01/2012 12.00 midnight.

Information : For complete information please view  

Aakash tablet goes on sale for Rs 2500 online

DataWind, the Canadian company that is manufacturing Aakash, has started the online booking and pre booking of the much anticipated low cost Android tablet. Online booking is for students' version of the tablet

Students' version of Aakash will be available for Rs 2,500 and will be delivered in seven days. The commercial version, UbiSlate 7 is priced at Rs 2,999. The payment mode for both the tablets is cash on delivery.

The commercial version of Aakash tablet will be powered by Android 2.3 and will have a resistive touchscreen, Cortex A8-700 MHz processor and graphics accelerator HD video processor, 256 MB of RAM and 2 GB of internal memory.

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Faculty jobs in IGNTU Amarkantak MP Dec-2011

Indira Gandhi National Tribal University (IGNTU), Amarkantak 
A Central University established by an Act of Parliament)
Mekal Sadan, Kapiladhara Road, Amarkantak (M.P.) – 484886

Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Amarkantak invites applications for the following Faculty posts:
1.     Professor : 20 posts in various subjects/ disciplines
2.     Associate Professor : 36 posts in various subjects/ disciplines
3.     Assistant Professor : 52 posts in various subjects/ disciplines
Application Fee :  A Demand Draft of Rs. 500/- ( Rs. 250/- for SC/ST) drawn in favour of
Indira Gandhi National Tribal University Payable at State Bank of India, Amarkantak (IFS Code No.-SBIN 0004674. 

How to Apply :  The completed application forms should reach to theRegistrar, IGNTU, Amarkantak on or before 16/01/2012.

Please visit  http://www.igntu.nic.in/homee.htm for details and application form.

ITDC Accountants on contract basis vacancy Dec-2011

Indian Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) Ltd.
(A Government of India Undertaking)

ITDC invites applications for the following posts to be filled on contract basis :
·         Accountant : 14 posts, Pay : Rs. 15000 per month + Rs. 3000/- (allowances) + PF (as applicable), Qualification : Graduate in Commerce with 50% marks and 3 years experience.
OR CA / ICWA Intermediate exam passed / MBA with specialization in Finance.

Application Fee :   Rs.200/- (candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ PH/ OBC are exempted from this payment) in favour of India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd., payable at New Delhi.

How to Apply : Application in  the prescribed format should be sent latest by 27/12/2011 in the Office of Dy. General Manager (HR), India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd., SCOPE Complex, Core-8, 4th Floor, Room No. 407, 7 Lodi Road, New Delhi – 110 003.

Please viewhttp://www.theashokgroup.com/India%20Tourism%20Development%20Corporation%20Ltd.pdf for details and application  format.

Faculty jobs in NEHU Meghalaya Dec-2011

North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU)
Shillong , Meghalaya -793022

Applications in the prescribed form are invited from the Indian Nationals for filling up of the following Teaching and posts at the North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Shillong:

1.     Professor :   36 posts in various subjects/ discplines, Pay Scale :  Rs. 37400 - 67000  AGP Rs. 10000/-
2.     Associate Professor : 51 posts in various subjects/ disciplines, Pay Scale : Rs. 37400 - 67000 AGP Rs. 9000/-
3.     Assistant Professor : 63 posts in various subjects/ disciplines, Pay Scale : Rs. 15600 - 39100 AGP  Rs.6000/-

Application Fee:  Rs. 500/-  (Rs. 250/- for SC/ST candidates) should be paid through Demand Draft/ Banker Cheque drawn in favour of Finance Officer, NEHU payable at Shillong.  Person With Disabilities are exempted from payment of application fee. 

How to Apply : Application in the prescribed form should be sent  to  theAssistant Registrar (Estt.II), NEHU, Mawkynroh, Umshing, Shillong-793022 on or before 20/01/2012.

For more information and application form, please visit

UPSC recruitment for ESIC by Advt. No. 23 of 2011 for various jobs

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)   
Shahjahan Road, Dhopur House, New Delhi – 110069
Advertisement No. 23/2011
UPSC invites Online application by
 29/12/2011  for following  various posts in Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC). The posts are : 
1.     Deputy Director (Administration/ Insurance/ Training etc.) : 36 posts  (UR-17, SC-5, ST-3, OBC-11)
2.     Deputy Director (Finance) : 20 posts  (UR-9, SC-3, ST-2, OBC-6)
Pay Scale :  Rs. 15600-39100 Grade pay Rs. 5400/- 

Fee payable is Rs.50/- in the shape of Central Recruitment Fee Stamp only. (fee exempted for SC/ ST/ PH/ Women candidates)
How to Apply : Candidates should apply Online at UPSC Online website only up to  29/12/2011.
For Details of posts, qualification, instructions and Online submission of application, please visit UPSC web site at