Counted among the top industrialists of India, Anand Mahindra is the Chairman of the Mumbai-headquartered multinational conglomerate Mahindra Group. The 66-year-old's net worth, as of February 9, 2022, stood at $1.9 billion, according to Forbes. The Mahindra Group, which he heads, operates in around 22 industries ranging from automotive, aerospace, agribusiness, defence and energy to retail, real estate, logistics and hospitality. The Anand Mahindra-led conglomerate is best known for its automobile manufacturing, particularly the sports utility vehicles including Bolero and Scorpio, along with its range of tractors. Recognised around the world for his business leadership, Anand Mahindra was included in the 'World's 50 Greatest Leaders' list by Fortune Magazine. The publication, in 2011, also included him in the list of Asia's 25 most powerful business personalities. The Forbes Magazine had, in 2013, bestowed the 'Entrepreneur of the Year' title on him. The Government of India awarded Anand Mahindra with Padma Bhushan - the third highest civilian honour - in January 2020. Anand Mahindra was born in Mumbai (then known as Bombay) on May 1, 1955. He completed his schooling from the Lawrence School, based in Tamil Nadu's Lovedale. He went on to pursue a degree in film making and architecture from Harvard University in 1977, and completed the Masters in Business Administration programme from the Harvard Business School in 1981. More
Anand Mahindra described the concept as “creative and thoughtful” and added that it also doesn’t take up “permanent space in a population-dense country”.
Dayanand Darekar had come up with the idea of a hall on wheels during the pandemic as Covid shrank the number of marriage attendants as well as wedding budgets
Anand Mahindra posted the clip with the caption: “Live in the present. Especially when facing temporary challenges. One day at a time; one step at a time.”
The five people who worked on the pookalam in Antarctica posed at the end of video, the background being what looks like a scientific base.
Hazaribagh, Jharkhand: The 27-year-old woman was trying to stop a loan recovery agent from seizing her father's tractor over loan dues.
“A fascinating list that shows how entrepreneurs are flexible and ‘pivot’ when opportunity arises,” wrote Anand Mahindra.
The Chenab bridge is the world’s highest single-arch railway bridge and is built between Bakkal and Kauri in the Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Inviting suggestions for coining a new word that means 'to fight over pappadams'," wrote Anand Mahindra.
"I hereby anoint the man at the wheel as the best Bolero driver in the world and also nickname him Captain Cool,” Anand Mahindra tweeted
A Pollution Under Control (PUC) certificate is issued to a vehicle after examining its exhaust fumes and checking the level of hazardous emissions. But, electric vehicles do not have any emmissions.
"My mother was a teacher and I enthusiastically sign up to the idea of according Teachers a professional title/prefix," wrote Anand Mahindra.
Footage of people travelling in the bucket of an excavator in the Bellandur area of Bengaluru has gone viral on Twitter.
Hours ahead of the announcement of UK's new Prime Minister -- a battle between Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss -- Anand Mahindra shared a photo of Downing Street in New York's Brooklyn area.
Monika More had lost her hands in 2014 after falling into the gap between a train and a platform at Mumbai's Ghatkopar station.
Former Tata Sons Chairman Cyrus Mistry, 54, died in an accident in Maharashtra on September 4.
Uday Kotak said it was a “proud moment” for India as the country overtook its colonial ruler, the UK, to become the world’s fifth largest economy.
The Indian economy surpassed UK's economy to become the fifth biggest economy, Indian Twitterati reacted to the good news and highlighted various reasons for the country's economic progress.
Laxman Narasimhan, 55, who previously held top positions at Reckitt Benckiser Group and PepsiCo, will join Starbucks on October 1.
This word prevalent in the 17th century deserves a revival more than ever today, according to Anand Mahindra.
"Today is a very auspicious day, so delighted to announce another curtain-raiser coming your way soon," Anand Mahindra tweeted with the video teaser.
After Anand Mahindra shared a Mahindra ad created to commemorate Ganesh Chaturthi, a Twitter user Manu Gulati said she found the seatbelt detail "cute".
The demolition of the Apex and Ceyane towers was the biggest of its kind in the country. More than 3,700 kg of explosives were used on Sunday to raze the buildings which were taller than Qutub Minar.
Ningombam Prem, a teenager from Manipur, has kickstarted his engineering journey.
And before Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari could respond to Anand Mahindra, Twitter users pointed out that many places in the country already have such "trunnels" began to share photos and videos of the tree tunnels they have travelled through.
Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd is the real estate arm of the Mahindra Group. It is listed on stock exchanges. Shares of Mahindra Lifespace Developers were trading at Rs 519.75 apiece on BSE, up 2.29 per cent at 1128 hrs. The market capitalisation of the company was at Rs 8,032.51 crore.