Jhumpa Lahiri, Shamsur Faruqi in DSC Prize shortlist
Nov 28, 2014 at 23:45 | Source:
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Indian-American author Jhumpa Lahiri's "The Lowland" and Urdu critic Shamsur Rahman Faruqi's "The Mirror of Beauty" have been shortlisted for the prestigious DSC Prize for South Asian literature, a stateme...
Modi wants states to chase dollars
Oct 10, 2014 at 15:52 | Source:
Calcutta Telegraph News
Bhopal/Indore, Oct. 9: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said foreign investments worth $100 billion were knocking at the doors of India and it was up to the states to lap up as much as they can. �FDI worth $100 billion is expected to flow into t...
In US, PM Narendra Modi will market Brand India to top CEOs
Sep 27, 2014 at 04:22 | Source:
NEW DELHI/WASHINGTON: When Prime Minister Narendra Modi sits down to breakfast with the CEOs of top US companies Monday, he will be speaking to them with the knowledge and authority of a business honcho who knows what he wants and can possibly marke...
Modi mantra for makeover
Sep 26, 2014 at 03:11 | Source:
Calcutta Telegraph News
New Delhi, Sept. 25: India today launched a campaign — Make In India — to help to turn the country into a global manufacturing hub by cutting red tape, offering investors a single window clearance option along with a dedicated team to ha...
Make in India Live: PM Modi says FDI for me is 'First Develop India'
Sep 25, 2014 at 12:32 | Source:
Pic Courtesy: - Zee Media BureauNew Delhi: Seeking to make the country a global manufacturing hub, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched the ambitious 'Make in India' campaign in the presence of global and domestic CEOs.12:30 PMEffective...
PM Narendra Modi to launch 'Make in India' campaign today
Sep 25, 2014 at 10:47 | Source:
Pic Courtesy: - Zee Media BureauNew Delhi: Seeking to make the country a global manufacturing hub, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the ambitious 'Make in India' campaign in the presence of global and domestic CEOs on Thursday.Through the ca...
Tata Global strategy to boost growth
Aug 27, 2014 at 13:52 | Source:
Calcutta Telegraph News
Calcutta, Aug. 26: Tata Global Beverages Ltd is exploring the prospects of functional tea to drive growth. The company plans to focus on innovations in tea in the wake of volatile prices. Besides, it has set a target to shore up the contribution of ...
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi next week
Aug 20, 2014 at 05:42 | Source:
NEW DELHI: Indra Nooyi, chairman and CEO at Pepsi-Co, is set to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi next week, making her the fifth global business head to meet the premier who has been egging on multinationals to invest in the country. Nooyi will mee...
India's Tata to invest $35bn over next three years
Aug 01, 2014 at 04:07 | Source:
The Tata conglomerate, India's biggest business group, has said it will invest $35bn (£20.7bn) over the next three years in areas including retail and defence. The expansion plans were unveiled by chairman Cyrus Mistry at an internal meeting th...
Confronting life's unknown insecurities and taming demons (Book Review)
Jul 16, 2014 at 23:15 | Source:
Title: Passion Flower: Seven Stories of Derangement; Author: Cyrus Mistry; Publisher: Aleph; Pages: 199; Price: Rs. 495There is a wicked demon in all of us. Lying dormant somewhere, partially active, at times justifying our actions or lamenting and b...
Tata Sons names Gopichand Katragadda chief technology officer
Jul 01, 2014 at 08:12 | Source:
MUMBAI: Tata Sons has appointed Gopichand Katragadda as the group's Chief Technology Officer (CTO). The appointment will be effective from August 3 and he will report to group Chairman Cyrus Mistry, a company release said here. Katragadda will be re...
TCS working on e-governance projects: Cyrus Mistry
Jun 28, 2014 at 12:37 | Source:
MUMBAI: India's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is working on projects of e-governance, which can help in checking corruption, Chairman Cyrus Mistry said today. Mistry, who is also Chairman of the over $100-billion Tat...
Two more senior executives of Tata Motors quit from key positions
Jun 11, 2014 at 23:47 | Source:
MUMBAI: Challenged by attrition at the top deck and a declining share in the market place, Tata Motors, India's largest automobile company in revenues, saw two more senior executives exiting from key positions. Venkatram Mammillapalle, senior VP purc...
Budget 2014: India Inc seeks conducive tax environment, bold reforms
Jun 08, 2014 at 00:32 | Source:
NEW DELHI: India Inc has sought a conducive tax environment and a bold statement of economic reforms in the forthcoming budget to revive investor sentiment and get growth back on track. In their first interaction with the new finance minister Arun Ja...
Delhi High Court rejects plea challenging AirAsia India permit
May 09, 2014 at 14:01 | Source:
(Photo: Reuters) The Delhi High court has dismissed a plea by an airlines industry body challenging the grant of a flying permit to AirAsia India.The Federation of Indian Airlines had challenged the Directorate General of Civil Aviation's (DGCA) dec...
Ahead of make-or-break launches, Tata Motors' senior executives resign
May 05, 2014 at 12:31 | Source:
MUMBAI: Even as the CEO search at Tata Motors enters its fourth month, the company has seen the departure of two senior executives crucial to the launch of the Zest and Bolt models that's part of an exercise aimed at reinvigorating the flagging passe...