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'Music Run' 2nd edition gets Bengaluru's fitness, music fans together

Bengaluru, Aug 20 (IANS) Like to run with music in your ears? A 'Music Run' held here offered just that. Over 8,500 Bengalureans took part in the second edition of Fastrack Music Run that brought a 5-km run and a music festival under the same roof. Witnessing participation from both young and elder runners on Saturday, the running course was boosted with music that got the participants' ...

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Football: India rally to beat Mauritius 2-1 in Tri-Nation opener

Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) India came back from a goal down to edge past Mauritius 2-1 in their first game of the Tri-Nation football tournament here at the Mumbai Football Arena on Saturday. Jean Mervyn Jocelyn (15th) gave the visitors a shock lead before Robin Singh (37th) restored parity and substitute Balwant Singh (62nd) scored the winner. India, without skipper Sunil Chhetri, ni...

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Sikka's exit from Infosys unfortunate but not unexpected: Experts

Bengaluru, Aug 19 (IANS) A day after the dramatic departure of technocrat Vishal Sikka as Chief Executive of Infosys, industry experts on Saturday said while his exit was unfortunate, it was not unexpected as he became an unintended victim of the boardroom battles with the co-founders. Sikka's sudden resignation is unfortunate but not unexpected. Though the co-founders have not questione...

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UoN, TTA join hands to launch PG course

Bengaluru, Aug 19 (IANS) The University of Nottingham (UoN) on Saturday launched the Post Graduate Certificate in Education (International) (PGCEi) for teacher education in partnership with the TISB Training Academy (TTA) The TTA is part of the TISB and NPS Group of Institutions. The PGCEi launched by the UoN at their campus is a global platform to compare teaching approaches ac...

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Infosys to buy back 11.3 crore shares at Rs 1,150 each

Bengaluru, Aug 19 (IANS) Global software major Infosys Ltd announced on Saturday that it would buy back 11.3 crore shares of Rs 5 face value at Rs 1,150 each via a tender offer. The Board has approved a proposal to buy back 11.3 crore equity shares of Rs 5 face value from the shareholders at a price of Rs 1,150 per share for an amount not exceeding Rs 13,000 crore ($2 billion), said the ...

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Infosys to buy back 11.3-crore shares at Rs 1,150 each

Bengaluru, Aug 19 (IANS) Global software major Infosys Ltd on Saturday announced that it would buy back 11.3-crore shares of Rs 5 face value at Rs 1,150 ($18) per share via a tender offer at an outlay of Rs 13,000 crore. The Board has approved a proposal to buy back 11.3-crore equity shares of Rs 5 face value from the shareholders at a price of Rs 1,150 per share for an amount not exceed...

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Infosys buyback priced at Rs 1,150 per share

Bengaluru, Aug 19 (IANS) Global software major Infosys Ltd on Saturday announced it buy back 11.3 crore shares of Rs 5 face value at Rs 1,150 per share via a tender offer. The Board has approved a proposal to buy back 11.3 crore equity shares of Rs 5 face value from the shareholders at a price of Rs 1,150 per share for an amount not exceeding Rs 13,000 crore, said the IT major in a regul...

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Not taking a break after marriage: Priyamani

Chennai, Aug 19 (IANS) Southern film actress Priyamani, who is set to enter wedlock with Mustufa Raj on August 23, says she has no plans of taking a break from work and will return to face the arc lights two days after her marriage. Priya and Mustufa will have a registered marriage in Bengaluru followed by a reception. We opted for registered marriage because we are from differen...

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Jaipur pip Bengaluru 30-28 in PKL thriller

Lucknow, Aug 18 (IANS) Jaipur Pink Panthers pipped Bengaluru Bulls 30-28 in a thrilling tie of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 5 of the inter zone challenge week at the Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium here on Friday. Jaipur rode on terrific raiding performance from Jasvir Singh (10 points) and a rock-solid defensive display from birthday boy Manjeet Chhillar (8) to hold their nerve and ho...

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BJP suspends Bihar leader allegedly involved in Srijan scam

Patna, Aug 18 (IANS) A day after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar recommended a Central Bureau of Investigation probe into the Rs 1,000-crore Srijan scam in Bhagalpur district, his ally BJP on Friday suspended a senior party leader for his alleged involvement in it. Vipin Sharma, Vice President of party Kisan Morcha, has been suspended as his name surfaced in the scam, party spokesperso...

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AIADMK merger fails to come through

Chennai, Aug 18 (IANS) The much expected merger of the two major factions in the AIADMK - one led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami and the other by former Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam -- did not fructify on Friday. A senior leader belonging to the Panneerselvam faction brusquely told the media assembled at the latter's house that there would be no press interaction and if t...

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I-League bid evaluation committee asks interested parties to apply again

Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) The I-League bid evaluation committee on Friday asked the three prospective teams to bid again if they want to be part of the league as all three of them could not tick all the boxes in order to meet the criteria. According to sources close to the development, Crown Sports from Rajasthan, Kerala's Gokulam FC and Bengaluru's Ozone FC had interviews with the bid eval...

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Sikka quits Infosys, Board blames Murthy, scrip plunges

Bengaluru, Aug 18 (IANS) In a dramatic development, high-profile technocrat Vishal Sikka on Friday resigned as CEO and Managing Director of global software major Infosys blaming unrelenting and malicious attacks, for which its Board blamed founder N.R. Narayana Murthy. The open spat led to its stock plunging 10 per cent. The Board accepted Sikka's resignation and appointed him as Executi...

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New-look India aim to impress against Mauritius in tri-nation meet

Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) India national team coach Stephen Constantine on Friday termed the forthcoming tri-nation series as a 'stage to try new players' where India are slated to kick-off their campaign against Mauritius at the Mumbai Football Arena on Saturday. We're playing two games before the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers where I can try out more players. We got one team from the Caribbean ...

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Anguished Murthy refutes Infosys' Board charges

Bengaluru, Aug 18 (IANS) Anguished by the allegations, tone and tenor of the Infosys Board against him, its founder N.R. Narayana Murthy on Friday said it was below his dignity to respond to such baseless insinuations. I have read the statement issued by the Infosys Board of Directors. I am anguished by the allegations, tone and tenor of its statements, said Murthy in an e-mail to the me...

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Difficult to deal with continuous allegations: Sikka

Bengaluru, Aug 18 (IANS) Talking candidly after quitting global software major Infosys as its Chief Executive and Managing Director, Vishal Sikka on Friday said it was difficult to deal with unending allegations and said he has not decided his future plans yet. It was difficult to deal with continuous allegations and noise. At some point you realise it is taking a heavy toll on the compa...

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Could not work amid unrelenting malicious personal attacks: Vishal Sikka

Bengaluru, Aug 18 (IANS) Announcing his resignation as Managing Director and CEO of software giant Infosys Ltd in a mail to employees, Vishal Sikka wrote that he could not do his job with unrelenting, baseless, malicious and increasingly personal attacks. ...It is clear that despite our successes over the last three years, and the powerful seeds of innovation that we have sown, I cannot ...

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Board blames Infosys founder Murthy for Sikka calling it quits

Bengaluru, Aug 18 (IANS) The Board of global software major Infosys Ltd on Friday blamed founder N.R. Narayana Murthy for the sudden and dramatic resignation of Chief Executive and Managing Director Vishal Sikka three years after he joined. Murthy's continuous assault, including his latest letter is the primary reason for the resignation of Sikka despite strong Board support, said the IT...

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Indian Cue Masters League begins on Saturday

Ahmedabad, Aug 18 (IANS) Top players from the country as well as international stars are all set for the inaugural edition of the Indian Cue Masters League, starting from Saturday. The opening tie of the Cue Slam promises to light up the league as Indian billiards and snooker's poster boy Pankaj Advani leads Chennai Strikers' charge against Welsh Wizard Andrew Pagett's Gujarat Kings. Del...

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Could not work amid unrelenting malicious personal attacks: Infosys' Vishal Sikka

Bengaluru, Aug 18 (IANS) Announcing his resignation as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of software giant Infosys Ltd, Vishal Sikka wrote in a mail to employees that he could not do his job as a CEO with unrelenting, baseless, malicious and increasingly personal attacks. ...It is clear that despite our successes over the last three years, and the powerful seeds of ...

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