August 22, 2014 11:04 (IST)
If confirmed, the appointment would bring in a second economist of international renown to a key policy post following the naming of former International Monetary Fund chief economist Raghuram Rajan as RBI chief last year.
New York | August 22, 2014 10:19 (IST)
An IIT-Kharagpur and Harvard Business School alumnus, Mr Nishar is senior vice president for products and user experience at LinkedIn.
August 20, 2014 15:17 (IST)
His exit marks the end of a 34-year association with the company that led the personal computer revolution.
August 18, 2014 21:01 (IST)
S Sundareshan, a retired IAS officer, has quit as Mission Director of the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) scheme, according to official sources.
London | August 17, 2014 16:08 (IST)
Mr Menezes, who was promoted as CEO of UK-based Diageo Plc in July last year, was paid total remuneration of 7.77 million British pounds (about Rs 80 crore) in the financial year ended June 30, 2014.
August 14, 2014 14:16 (IST)
Mr Roy was jailed in March after he failed to appear at a contempt hearing in the long-running dispute with the capital markets watchdog Sebi (Securities and Exchange Board of India) over the company's failure to repay crores to investors who were sold outlawed bonds.
August 13, 2014 18:18 (IST)
Mr Roy, chairman of the Sahara conglomerate, was initially given 10 days by the Supreme Court to talk to potential bidders for three hotels, including Grosvenor House in London and the New York Plaza, to raise Rs 10,000 crore for bail.
August 08, 2014 20:12 (IST)
The remuneration paid to Mr Mittal in 2013-14 was almost double of the remuneration paid to all directors on the Airtel board. The total remuneration paid to all directors, including Mr Mittal, stood at Rs 35.84 crore.
Kolkata | August 06, 2014 22:17 (IST)
Tata, who took the decision to shift the Nano plant from Singur in 2008, was the chairman of Tata Sons then and retired two years back.
August 05, 2014 14:03 (IST)
Fortune's maiden 'Big Data All-Stars' lists the 20 extraordinary people who are "the best at connecting the dots and digging deep."
August 04, 2014 23:46 (IST)
Oscar winner Sandra Bullock is Hollywood's highest paid actress with estimated earnings of $51 million (Rs 306 crore at 1 dollar = 60 rupees) over 12 months, followed by Jennifer Lawrence and Jennifer Aniston, Forbes magazine said on Monday.
New Delhi | August 04, 2014 13:42 (IST)
Mr Sayal will be responsible for conceptualising and implementing a scalable business strategy and providing overall leadership to the business, the company said in a statement.
London | August 04, 2014 08:01 (IST)
The 2,850 Feet-high Blencathra Mountain, which towers above the Northern Fells in the picturesque Lake District region of Cumbria, was put on the market by Earl of Lonsdale Hugh Lowther in May, with an 1.75 million pounds asking price.
New Delhi | August 02, 2014 13:29 (IST)
The allegation pertains to Mr Jain asking for a bribe to extend credit facilities to certain companies, a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) official said.
August 01, 2014 20:45 (IST)
Roy, head of the Sahara conglomerate, was jailed on March 4 for failing to appear in court in a legal battle with India's capital market's watchdog. He needs to raise Rs 10,000 crore to have a chance of release.
August 01, 2014 17:56 (IST)
More than three decades since its inception, India's second largest software firm Infosys today got its first non-founder chief executive officer in Vishal Sikka.
August 01, 2014 17:31 (IST)
In a letter to Infosys employees, Mr Sikka said the task before the company now was to lay out the way forward.
Reported By: A Vaidyanathan | August 01, 2014 16:31 (IST)
Mr Roy has been lodged in Tihar Jail since March this year.
August 01, 2014 14:07 (IST)
Vishal Sikka, the 47-year-old former executive board member of German software company SAP AG, took charge of India's second-biggest IT services provider as Chief Executive on Friday.