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The strong quarterly numbers came a day after its iconic founder and chief executive Steve Jobs announced he was taking medical leave for unspecified health problems.

Dealers said a higher opening in the stock markets also aided the Indian currency's sentiment. The rupee ended 10 paise higher at Rs 45.42 in the previous session.
Singh will launch MNP at Vigyan Bhavan on January 20 at 5 pm, an official statement said on Tuesday. MNP was already launched in Haryana in late November last year.
Private insurer SBI Life posts over two per cent growth in profit after tax for the third quarter ended December 31 at Rs 84 crore.
Telecom regulator TRAI said it would come out with a consultation paper on fourth generation mobile (4G) services by the middle of this year.
The government is pooling in its regulatory resources to frame a comprehensive rulebook for wealth management advisors.
The software exporter posted a net of Rs 399.70 crore for the quarter ended December 31, against Rs 297.7 crore in the same quarter last financial year.
The company will be offering 2.15 crore shares and it may consider a discount of 10 per cent on the IPO issue price for retail investors.
TCS plans to hire 37,000 professionals through campus recruitments in FY12 and it has so far visited 171 institutions across India.
BSE Training Institute has signed an MoU with Indira Gandhi National Open University to launch a two-year, full-time MBA specialisation in financial markets.
Civil aviation minister Praful Patel appears bent on following the lead set by his NCP boss and ministerial colleague Sharad Pawar when it comes to talking up prices.
Under the new RBI norms, both deposit and non-deposit taking NBFCs will have to set aside 0.25 per cent of performing loans to meet any financial exigencies.