2010 MTV Movie Awards Ratings Down 13 Percent

An avalanche of f-bombs, a Sandra-ScarJo liplock, and Tom Cruise bustin’ a move as Les Grossman couldn’t stop the MTV Movie Awards from suffering a 13 percent drop in viewership, according to Nielson data issued on Monday. Sunday’s two-hour ceremony — hosted by Parks & Recreation star Aziz Ansari live from the Gibson Amphitheater in Los

Nikon introduces 8 new CoolPix cameras in 30 different colors

Nikon India has unveiled a wide range of latest CoolPix cameras that will be available in 30 variant colors.
The cameras will incorporate features like motion detection, in-camera red eye fix, blink proof function, and smile detection and vibration reduction. All these devices support Nikon’s own best shot selector (BSS), skin softening, face priority, full length

Economic optimism spurs US stocks

Strong earnings reports Tuesday on Wall Street bolstered confidence in the rebounding US economy and fuelled a rise in major stock indices.
“The tide of rising earnings and improving economy is just more important than some of the late distractions,” David Kelly, chief market strategist for JP Morgan Funds, told the Bloomberg financial news agency.
The blue-chip

Himachal fails to use World Bank funds

Himachal Pradesh, a storehouse of bio-diversity, has failed to utilise 86 percent of forest funds provided under a World Bank-aided project, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has said.
On overall basis, the state failed to utilise 21 percent of the total allocated funds in the past two years.
“Under mountain livelihood enhancement component of

Transonic Cimbustion Developed a Fuel-Injection System

Transonic Cimbustion has created a fuel-injection system which is able to better effectiveness of gasoline engines by more than 50 percent. A test vehicle that is based on the technology can get 64 miles per gallon in highway driving which is considered to be much better compared to costly gas-electric hybrids like Prius that gets