Articles by Vinod Yalburgi
Emotional Putin Wins Russian Presidential Elections
March 04 2012 11:32 PM
Vladimir Putin triumphed in Russia's presidential election on Sunday and, tears rolling down his cheeks, called his victory a turning point that had prevented the country falling into the hands of enemies.
UK will Avoid Recession, Says Chambers of Commerce
March 04 2012 11:17 PM
Britain will avoid recession and Bank of England will not need to inject any more stimulus but the recovery will be weak, says British Chambers of Commerce.
Evacuations in Syria as Diplomatic Pressure Mounts
February 25 2012 12:53 AM
The first wounded and sick women trapped in the most embattled district of the Syrian city of Homs have been evacuated, and talks were held to evacuate more on Saturday, while pressure mounted on President Bashar al-Assad's government to call a ceasefire and let in humanitarian aid.
Apple, Google, Amazon, Smartphone Makers Sign Privacy Accord
February 22 2012 11:15 PM
Six of the world's top consumer technology firms sign privacy accord.
Apple Relents, Tweaks Apps Policy
February 16 2012 2:14 AM
Apple has tweaked its apps privacy policies in the wake of recent instructions from U.S House Energy and Commerce Committee requesting the Cupertino company to provide sufficient information about its privacy policies to the user before taking their personal contact names and data
Anger in Greece as Parliament to Vote on Bailout
February 11 2012 12:01 AM
Greek lawmakers will vote this weekend on a controversial austerity bill that Athens needs to avoid a messy default but which is fuelling a domestic political and social crisis that has brought thousands of Greeks out on the streets in protest.
- Hackers Sought $50,000 from Symantec for Anti-Virus Blueprint
February 08 2012 6:34 AM
Hackers sought $50,000 from U.S. anti-virus firm Symantec Corp in return for the stolen blueprints to its flagship products under what the company says was a sting operation run by an undisclosed law enforcement agency via emails.