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Who is Prem Watsa?

Who is Prem Watsa?

 Prem Watsa is the founder,  chairman and CEO of Fairfax Financial Holdings since 1985. He was born in Hyderabad, India in 1950. He is an alumnus of IIT Madras graduating in chemical engineering in 1971/72 and completed his MBA from western Ontario university Canada. He started his career with Confederate Insurance Co. In 1985 he [...]

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War of words between Chidambaram and BJP

War of words between Chidambaram and BJP

A vicious war of words has started between Congress and BJP has started over Finance Minister P Chidambaram vicious comment on Narendra Modi who is also Prime Ministerial candidate of BJP. Finance Minister Chidambaram said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, is staging a “fake encounter with facts” while claiming about 8.4 percent growth during Atal Bihari [...]

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BlackBerry to be sold to FairFax financial Holdings Ltd in $4.7 billion

BlackBerry to be sold to FairFax financial Holdings Ltd in $4.7 billion

In a press release  ”BlackBerry Limited today announced it has signed a letter of intent agreement  under which a consortium to be led by Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited (“Fairfax”) has offered to acquire the company subject to due diligence. The main points of agreements are -BlackBerry shareholders would receive U.S. $9 per share in cash. [...]

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News which has impacted Indians on Twitter on 23 Sept 2013

News which has impacted Indians on Twitter on 23 Sept 2013

News which has impacted Indians on Twitter today 1. #Social Media- In NIC (National Integration Council) meeting the misuse of Social Media was a dominating issue as Prime Minister said ”Social media should not be used irresponsibly, it should not become a platform for those trying to cause trouble,”. A fake video distributed by BJP MLA [...]

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9 million unit of iPhone 5s and 5c are sold said Apple

9 million unit of iPhone 5s and 5c are sold said Apple

The California based Apple today announced path breaking sales record. In mere three days after the launch of new iPhone on September 20  nine million new iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c models has been sold. More than 200 million iOS devices are now running the completely redesigned iOS 7, making it the fastest software upgrade [...]

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Google vs Death: Launched Calico with a Time Magazine cover

Google vs Death: Launched Calico with a Time Magazine cover

Google latest venture Calico is launched with the help of an exciting cover page story on Time magazine and naturally an official blogpost. Larry Page CEO and Co-Founder of Google gave an extensive interview to Time magazine regarding Calico. Om his Google+ Page Larry Page posted In the official blog Post Google said that Calico, a [...]

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