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I have decided to log both these details.

I have used the above statement on Stackoverflow, but I was wondering if it is correct to say the following:

I have decided to log both information.

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No, it is not. "Information" is not plural, so you cannot apply "both" to it.

Now, if you had said "I have decided to log both data", we might have some debate over "data".

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JeffSahol, Thank you for the clarification. – Animesh May 29 '11 at 21:34

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