The Buzz

Gurpratap Boparai

Gurpratap Boparai: New Avatar

Mar 02, 2022

A sudden exit followed by a sudden reappearance.

N. Chandrasekaran

N. Chandrasekaran: A Steady Hand

Mar 02, 2022

The Tata group has voted for continuity, N. Chandrasekaran’s steady hand, for the next five years.

Badrinath Srinivasan

Badrinath Srinivasan: Headed Southeast

Mar 02, 2022

Infosys’s veteran Badrinath Srinivasan has been scooped up by Wipro to head its Southeast Asia operations as MD.

Shaktikanta Das

Shaktikanta Das: Growth Warrior

Mar 02, 2022

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das's confidence in India’s insulation from global trends remains steadfast.

Deepinder Goyal

Deepinder Goyal: An Exit to Enter

Mar 02, 2022

Deepinder Goyal, Zomato’s Founder and CEO, sold all of his personal shares in Blinkit (formerly Grofers) days before his company announced it will invest up to $400 million in quick commerce over the next two years.

Rahul Bhatia

Rahul Bhatia: Captain to the Fore

Mar 02, 2022

With Indian aviation gearing up for a dogfight, market leader IndiGo has brought in promoter Rahul Bhatia as MD.

Slippery Tracks

Apollo Tyres, Ceat to Challenge Competition Commission Order

Feb 25, 2022

Apollo Tyres and Ceat will challenge the Competition Commission of India (CCI)'s Rs 1,788-crore fine and cease-and-desist order.

Harsha V. Agarwal

Emami Founders Pass on the Baton

Feb 25, 2022

After leading the Kolkata-based FMCG firm Emami for nearly five decades, Founders R.S. Goenka and R.S. Agarwal are passing on the baton.

Finding the Panacea

Panacea Biotec Sells Formulations Business to Repay Debt

Feb 25, 2022

Panacea Biotec has been struggling to repay a debt of Rs 750 crore to Piramal Enterprises and India Resurgence Fund.

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Dr Reddy's Acquires German Pharma Wholesaler Nimbus Health

Feb 25, 2022

The acquisition will allow Dr Reddy’s to introduce medical cannabisbased medicines as a treatment option for patients.

No Quick Solutions

No Quick Fix for Consumer-facing Firms in Budget

Feb 25, 2022

The Union Budget shied away from offering any quick fix to the problem of low demand for consumerfacing sectors.

Seeking Source Clarity

Crypto Exchanges Seek Clarity on TDS

Feb 25, 2022

Crypto exchanges in India have sought clarity on the Budget’s proposed 1 per cent TDS on crypto transactions.

Struck by Light

Sputnik Light Single-Shot Vaccine Gets the Nod

Feb 25, 2022

DCGI has granted approval to the single-shot Sputnik Light vaccine for restricted use in emergency situations in India against Covid-19.

Cast in Steel

Tata Steel Long Products Wins Bid for Neelachal Ispat Nigam

Feb 25, 2022

Tata Steel is eyeing building a 4.5-million tonne per annum long products complex in the next few years

Year of the Tiger

Tiger Global's Big Investment Plans for India

Feb 25, 2022

The company has reportedly raised over $11 billion for its latest venture capital fund titled ‘Private Investment Partners 15’ or ‘PIP 15’.

Jio's Metaverse

Reliance Jio's $15-million Bet on Artificial Reality

Feb 25, 2022

Jio Platforms is investing $15 million for a 25 per cent equity stake (on a fully diluted basis) in Pranav Mistry’s Two Platforms Inc.

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Taxing Times

Feb 11, 2022

Cryptocurrencies are going through tough times.

N. Chandrasekaran, Chairperson of the Tata Group

N. Chandrasekaran: Chandra's AI Odyssey

Feb 11, 2022

For N. Chandrasekaran, the buyout of Air India must rank as one of the high points in his tenure as Tata Sons' Chairman.

V. Anantha Nageswaran, Chief Economic Advisor to the Government of India

V. Anantha Nageswaran: India's Chief Economist

Feb 11, 2022

V. Anantha Nageswaran, dean of Chennai-based IFMR Graduate School of Business, is the new chief economic advisor (CEA) in the finance ministry.

Apple CEO Tim Cook

Tim Cook: Apple's Big Bite

Feb 11, 2022

Despite logistics constraints and supply shortages, Apple recorded revenue of $123.9 billion, 11 per cent up YoY in the October-December quarter of 2021.

Vijay Mallya

Vijay Mallya: More Bad News

Feb 11, 2022

There seems to be no end to Vijay Mallya's woes.