Monthly Archives: March 2013

Italy to send 2 marines accused of killing fishermen back to India

(CNN) — Italy has moved to defuse a diplomatic dispute with India by agreeing to send back two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen last year. The two Italian marines are due to face trial in India over the … Continue reading

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Planck satellite: Esa to release maps of ancient light

New maps of the “oldest light” in the Universe will be released shortly by the European Space Agency (Esa). The images were assembled from data acquired by the organisation’s 600m-euro (£515m) Planck satellite. The light carries key information about what … Continue reading

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China IP address link to South Korea cyber-attack

Around 32,000 computers at six organisations were affected by Wednesday’s attack A cyber-attack on South Korean banks and broadcasters came from an internet address in China, South Korean officials say, but the identity of those behind it cannot be confirmed. … Continue reading

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China’s workforce at a crossroads

Editor’s note: Each month, CNN’s Kristie Lu Stout sits down with three China experts to discuss what’s really driving the world power and economic giant. This month’s episode will focus on Chinese migrant workers. See here for air times for CNN’s “On … Continue reading

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Britain seals deal to regulate scandal-hungry press

Britain’s three main political parties agreed on Monday to create a new system to regulate the country’s scandal-hungry newspapers, after a public inquiry exposed a culture of industrial-scale phone hacking and other unethical behaviour. The deal, which is expected to … Continue reading

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Marketing guru Philip Kotler returns to India

Even at 81, the grandfather of marketing management has what it takes to show the way to the young tribe of modern day marketers. That’s what Philip Kotler did on Thursday while addressing Indian managers and management students at a … Continue reading

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Rail freight in Britain: shaped by Beeching, despite his reputation

The damage wrought by the Beeching report is an article of faith among rail enthusiasts, not to mention millions of would-be passengers living near branch lines closed down its wake. But within one section of the rail industry, there is … Continue reading

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