Sharad Sharma, prominent angel investor and founder of iSpirt apologised in an open letter admitting to being the man behind the pro-Aadhaar troll accounts on Twitter
Puma will leverage ShopX's digital offline model to scale up its footwear business and help it establish presence in over 1,500 retail outlets in tier II markets, ShopX said in a statement.
Watch the interview of Nandan Nilekani with Vir Sanghvi on CNBC-TV18 in which he shared his views on the recent controversy on making Aadhaar mandatory.
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India is probably one of the places in the world where the entrepreneurial energy is able to scale up, not just start, Microsoft's India-born chief Satya Nadella said on Monday.
On a visit to India, Microsoft Chief Executive Officer, Satya Nadella is betting on the potential of augmented reality and said that it is the ultimate computer.
With a clutch of high-profile co- founders gunning for the Infosys board, Chairman R Seshasayee today appeared defiant in the face of biggest crisis at India's second-largest IT firm, saying he has been elected by shareholders and has a job to do that he will do.
As the Board of Directors of Infosys battles the concerns raised by its founders, OppenheimerFunds â€” the third-largest institutional investor with a 2.7 percent stake in the IT company â€” has lent support to Chief Executive Vishal Sikka.
Differences between board members and promoters of Infosys is making news with former board member T V Mohandas Pai lending support to promoters NR Narayana Murthy, Kris Gopalakrishnan and Nandan Nilekani.
Former chief financial officer T V Mohandas Pai blasted the board and sought detailed answers from the board regarding concerns over corporate governance and â€˜excessive pay packages.
After some co-founders wrote a letter to the board of IT major company seeking a review of corporate governance practices, it is emerging that they are keen to install 'value-based people' who have a deeper understanding of the company on the board.
Infosys founders N.R. Narayana Murthy, Kris Gopalakrishnan and Nandan Nilekani wrote to the board last month expressing their concerns about the pay rise and severance packages given to two former senior officials, CNBC TV18 reported on Tuesday.
Founders NR Narayana Murthy, Kris Gopalakrishnan, and Nandan Nilekani among others are learnt to have raised concerns over the governance of the company, sources told CNBC-TV18 on Tuesday.
Close on the heels of the acrimonious boardroom battle at the salt to software conglomerate Tata group, a similar conflict seems to have taken root at software major Infosys.
In an indicator of discontent brewing at Infosys, its founders including NR Narayana Murthy, Kris Gopalakrishnan and Nandan Nilekani have raised with its board concerns over the governance of the company, according to people privy to the developments at IT major.
Nandan Nilekani said the usage of new digital payments technologies will reduce cash in the economy but increase the cash in the banking system.
Of the 13-member committee chosen to boost digital payments across country, actions of three men will hold the key to realising effectively Prime Minister Narendra Modi's dream of cashless economy.
It is most unfortunate that Singh, who was an economic adviser (to the Centre), Finance Minister and Prime Minister, was critical of the demonetisation move "as if for the appreciation from Sonia Gandhi or Rahul Gandhi", Dattatreya said.
Nandan Nilekani who has been appointed as a member of the panel that will explore measures to boost digital payments in India, says demonetisation will help boost digital transactions.
A Bangalore-based startup founded by half a dozen professionals with no background in aerospace are aiming to build and land a probe on moon. Moneycontrol recounts the journey of Team Indus which is backed by investors such as Ratan Tata and Nandan Nilekani.
TeamIndus is the only Indian team competing for the Google Lunar XPRIZE that requires privately funded teams to land their spacecraft on the surface of the moon, travel 500 metres and broadcast high definition video, images and data back to earth.
Demonetisation would see a massive activation of digitisation of financial services in the country, although there will be some amount of "short term pain" in the coming weeks, former UIDAI Chairman Nandan Nilekani said today.
Gupta, whose departure from HCL Technologies was announced today, has founded a new investment firm 'Techcelx' that will focus on developing next-gen digital technology products and platforms.
The latest round comes after an earlier funding in March this year, and RailYatri.in is looking at aggressively pushing towards growth and new services to enrich the travelling experience of travellers, it said in a statement here.
RailYatri.in, the train traveling consumer app start-up, has raised fresh funding with participation from all its existing investors - Nandan Nilekani, Helion Ventures, Omidyar Partners and Blume Ventures.