Mr Buffett believes most stock investors are better off with low-cost index funds than paying higher fees to managers who often underperform. He told Fortune magazine he expects to write "a lot" about passive investing.
Analysts say top Indian IT companies are under pressure to return some of the huge cash piles on their books to shareholders in the form of share buybacks as the overall industry growth slows down.
The Laura Ashley group trades in 446 stores worldwide,194 of which are located in the UK, Ireland and France, with the remaining 252 being franchise stores situated in 29 territories across the world.
The acquisition will boost Bharti Airtel's spectrum footprint with the addition of 43.4 MHz spectrum in the 1800 MHz band.
"N Chandrasekaran has been elected as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company with effect from February 22, 2017 vide a written resolution of the Board. Chandrasekaran was initially appointed as member of the board on January 27, 2017," the company said in a BSE filing.
The spectrum in seven circles will bolster Bharti's 4G spectrum portfolio and allow it to better serve rising data usage by subscribers.
MobiKwik and Alibaba-backed bigger rival Paytm have been among the biggest beneficiaries of the government's drive to ban high-value currency notes late last year as more and more people used digital wallets to buy everything from groceries to fuel.
Mumbai-headquartered TCS has a cash pile of Rs 43,169 crore, which is nearly 10 per cent of the company's market capitalisation.
Tata veteran Mr Chandrasekaran has been elevated to the post as the first non-promoter, non-Parsi and non-shareholder chairman after heading TCS for a decade when the 49-year company grew manifold and become the largest in the country.
A media report had earlier said the Japanese firm was looking to pick up a stake in a Vodafone-Idea merged company, citing four unidentified people aware of developments.
"The board approved the recommendations of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee for the revision of the remuneration payable to UB Pravin Rao," the IT major said in a BSE filing.
Jet Airways will place its marketing code "9W" on Hong Kong Airlines' flights operating between Hong Kong and Okinawa and Tokyo in Japan, Denpasar in Indonesia, Hanoi in Vietnam, Bangkok in Thailand and Auckland in New Zealand.
Chandrasekaran had taken over as Chairman of Tata Sons on February 21, becoming the first non-Parsi Chairman of the $103 billion Tata Group after heading its crown jewel TCS for years.
Reliance Industries shares surged 11 per cent at the close on Wednesday, valuing the company at Rs 3.92 lakh crore
Bharti Airtel said that the acquisition will boost its spectrum footprint with the addition of 43.4 MHz spectrum in the 1800 MHz band. The deal is subject to clearance from regulatory agencies.
The offshoring picture is also more complex than official statistics indicate as a shuttered factory in the United States does not always mean a new factory abroad.
Jio's 'Prime' membership will enable members to enjoy "the full bouquet of Jio's applications" till March 31, 2018, said Reliance Industries.
Vistara, jointly owned by the Tata Group and Singapore Airlines, announced the launch of the two new flights as part of its summer schedule.
The SoftBank-backed firm, which has been struggling to raise fresh funding, is also laying off hundreds employees and eliminating non-core projects to focus on "profitable growth".