The low-cost carrier, backed by billionaire investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, will have to offer a product that is both disruptive and different.

What the Future Holds for Akasa Air

Aug 05, 2022

As India's newest airline prepares for take-off, here's what its future may hold in the country's intensely competitive aviation market

BYJU’S is always in the news, for good or bad reasons, which in a way is helping them to be relevant in media

Edtech Decacorn BYJU’S Multiple Challenges

Aug 02, 2022

With subsidiaries bleeding and funding getting tougher to come by, BYJU,S faces a critical point in its journey

Aviation experts feel the indian lccs are facing a challenge in managing expectations of different work groups

India's Low-cost Carriers Face a Slew of Fresh Challenges

Jul 22, 2022

The recent industrial action faced by Indian carriers speaks volumes about the intensely competitive dynamics of Indian aviation

India’s civil aviation market had a fleet of 716 aircraft at the end of 2021, according to regulator DGCA

Aircraft Orders from India Set to Drive Global Jet Sales

Jul 11, 2022

The dogfight for the Indian skies may still be a few months away, but global jet makers are already trying to outdo each other to bite off the biggest chunk of the lucrative aircraft order pie

Illustration: Raj Verma

How Much India Needs to Spend to get to Net Zero

Jul 06, 2022

To achieve its net-zero emissions target by 2070, the Indian economy would require investments worth more than $10 trillion. but what will the return on this investment look like?

Over the past few years, there has been a growing consensus among businesses to lower their carbon footprint. (Image: Raj Verma)

India Inc.’s Big Bet on Net Zero

Jul 06, 2022

Amidst growing calls for the Indian economy to lower its carbon footprint, large Indian conglomerates are stepping up efforts to lower emissions and meet their net-zero targets with some urgency. but challenges remain

It has been repeatedly proven that the IPL is today in a league of major international sporting events

The Math Behind the Big-ticket Auction of IPL Media Rights

Jun 24, 2022

The recent IPL media rights auction has seen the winners fork out big money. Profitability is another matter

Illustration: Raj Verma

Here's Why Indian Start-ups are Laying Off Employees

Jun 10, 2022

Start-ups have handed out nearly 10,000 of the dreaded pink slips so far this year. With investors tightening the funding tap, things are unlikely to turn around very soon

Image Courtesy: Akasa Air

Aviation Sector Heats Up With Competition as Akasa Air, Jet Airways Prepare for Take-Off

Jun 10, 2022

Competition in the Indian skies is set to become even more cut-throat as Akasa Air and Jet Airways prepare for launch of their commercial services

If there is one word that can describe the strategic moves of India’s cement industry in recent times, it is this: consolidation. And Gautam Adani is at the heart of it.

Why Gautam Adani's Acquisition of Holcim's Indian Cement Assets Makes Strategic Sense

May 27, 2022

Gautam Adani-led Adani Group's acquisition of Holcim's cement businesses in India catapults it to the No. 2 spot. Here's why it makes strategic sense

Photo: Getty Image

How Zilingo’s Troubles Bring to the fore Governance Issues at Start-ups

May 13, 2022

Zilingo comes under fire as start-up founders show scant regard for governance standards

CHARGED UP: Private labels are today an attractive, affordable  alternative to otherwise higher-priced branded products

How Private Labels are Outselling Established Brands

May 02, 2022

Private label 'brands' are outshining and outselling well-established brands, creating a new competitive dimension across markets

Photo: Sipra Das

What Next for Future Retail after the Rejection of the Reliance Deal

Apr 29, 2022

Rejection of the Reliance deal by its creditors has put Future Retail in deep trouble. With Reliance becoming the main tenant of 835 FRL stores across formats, it has very little to offer to any potential buyer, once its creditors drag it to the auction block

Illustration by Raj Verma

Beyond Television: Tata Play’s Ambitious New Game Plan

Apr 07, 2022

With twin attacks coming from Free Dish and OTT, will market leader Tata Play be able to survive on the back of its reformed identity?

FORWARD MOMENTUM: M.V. Gowtama,  former  Chairman, BEL

How M.V. Gowtama led Bharat Electronics to New Heights

Apr 05, 2022

Having led Bharat Electronics to new heights, M.V. Gowtama believes constant improvement drives growth

READY FOR ACTION: Mayank Singhal,  Vice Chairman and MD, PI Industries

PI Industries Vice Chairman and MD Mayank Singhal’s formula for Consistent Growth

Apr 05, 2022

Mayank Singhal speaks as fast as he thinks. It reflects on his company’s growth

Image: Reuters

How Reliance Stunned Amazon in its Battle to Take Over the Future Group

Apr 05, 2022

Reliance's overnight deal to take over Future Retail's key outlets has stunned Amazon as it now battles for options

CHARGED UP: Mohit  Burman, Executive Vice  Chairman of Dabur India and  the man behind the Eveready  deal, believes the brand has  significant potential

Dabur’s Burmans Set to Take Over Eveready

Apr 02, 2022

With the Competition Commission of India's nod, Dabur's Burman family is set to take over the Kolkata-based dry cell battery maker that has been under stress for years

Vijay Shekhar Sharma (Photo: Getty Images)

Paytm Faces Fresh Challenges

Apr 02, 2022

The RBI's regulatory action on Paytm Payments Bank is the latest in a series of challenges the group has been facing since it listed late last year

Four leading women entrepreneurs who were early movers in the game

How These Successful Women Entrepreneurs Broke the Bias

Mar 30, 2022

The theme for this year's International Women's Day is #BreakTheBias. On this occasion, Business Today speaks with four leading women entrepreneurs who did exactly that and were early movers in the game

Adani Wilmar: Gautam Adani's New Jewel in the Crown

How Adani Wilmar Became India’s Second-largest FMCG Firm

Mar 23, 2022

Adani Wilmar surprised everyone by emerging as India's second-largest FMCG company after it listed in February. But with edible oil forming the bulk of its revenue, will its planned expansion in foods help it de-risk its business, and also become numero uno in its industry?