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  • Vedanta's Agarwal to Donate Most of Fortune to Charity

    Vedanta's Agarwal to Donate Most of Fortune to Charity

    Anil Agarwal, the billionaire controller of Vedanta Resources Plc, announced late on Thursday that he and his family had agreed to give 75 per cent of their wealth to charity.

  • India's 100 Richest Are All Billionaires; Mukesh Ambani Tops List

    India's 100 Richest Are All Billionaires; Mukesh Ambani Tops List

    For the first time, the 100 richest tycoons in India are all billionaires with Mukesh Ambani topping the league for the eighth consecutive year, according to Forbes.

  • PM Modi's 'Make in India' Pitch Ahead of US Visit; Top CEOs Present

    PM Modi's 'Make in India' Pitch Ahead of US Visit; Top CEOs Present

    Leading industrialists like Mukesh Ambani of Reliance Industries, Cyrus Mistry, Chairman of Tata Group, Azim Premji, Chairman, Wipro, Kumar Mangalam Birla who heads the Aditya Birla Group and Chanda Kochar of ICICI Bank are in the audience.

  • PM Modi Unveils 'Make in India' Campaign: Highlights

    PM Modi Unveils 'Make in India' Campaign: Highlights

    Present at the "Make in India" launch campaign are leading industrialists like Mukesh Ambani of Reliance Industries, Cyrus Mistry, Chairman of Tata Group, Azim Premji, Chairman, Wipro, Kumar Mangalam Birla who heads the Aditya Birla Group and Chanda ...

  • Flipkart-Amazon Battle Pits Murthy Against Premji

    Flipkart-Amazon Battle Pits Murthy Against Premji

    IT czars Azim Premji and Narayana Murthy are now rivals in a different sector: e-retail. And soon they could face another rival in former Tata Group chief Ratan Tata.

  • Top 5 Richest Indians Have Half of Nation's Billionaire Wealth: Report

    Top 5 Richest Indians Have Half of Nation's Billionaire Wealth: Report

    The top five Indian billionaires, led by Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani, collectively control $85.5 billion (Rs 5,21,550 crore at 1 dollar = 61 rupees) in personal wealth, accounting for nearly half (47.5 per cent) of the country's total ...

  • Wipro Focused on Strong Profitable Growth, Says Chairman

    Wipro Focused on Strong Profitable Growth, Says Chairman

    Wipro chairman Azim Premji on Wednesday said the company is focused on strong profitable growth and will make investment in both organic and inorganic growth areas.

  • India home to 70 billionaires; Mukesh Ambani richest Indian

    India home to 70 billionaires; Mukesh Ambani richest Indian

    According China-based research firm Hurun's 2014 global rich list, Mukesh Ambani was ranked 41st in the list that was topped by Bill Gates, whose personal networth stood at a whopping $68 billion (Rs 4,14,800 crore).

  • Myntra raises $50 million from Azim Premji, others

    Myntra raises $50 million from Azim Premji, others

    Azim Premji is among the private investors from whom leading e-commerce portal Myntra has recently raised an additional $50 million (Rs.310 crore).

  • Wipro gains as Q3 revenue growth hits 9-quarter high

    Wipro gains as Q3 revenue growth hits 9-quarter high

    Wipro's dollar sales grew 3 per cent sequentially in the December quarter, the best growth the company clocked in the last nine quarters. Operation or ebit margins rose 50 basis points sequentially to 23.5 per cent.

  • Wipro to exit PC manufacturing business

    Wipro to exit PC manufacturing business

    After HCL Infosystems, another IT major Wipro has decided to shut down its manufacturing of computers and servers due to changing market scenario and consumer preferences.

  • Wipro to buy US mortgage services firm for $75 million

    Wipro to buy US mortgage services firm for $75 million

    Wipro Ltd, India's No. 3 IT services provider, has agreed to purchase US-based mortgage services provider Opus Capital Markets Consultants LLC for $75 million to boost its offerings for financial services clients.

  • Azim Premji may hike stake in JM Financial: report

    Azim Premji may hike stake in JM Financial: report

    As JM Financial awaits the Reserve Banks view on its bank licence plea, the market is abuzz with talks of billionaire Azim Premji buying an additional 5 per cent stake in the company, which has also roped in former Citibank chief Vikram Pandit as a k...

  • Azim Premji tops philanthropy list with donation of Rs 8000 crore

    Azim Premji tops philanthropy list with donation of Rs 8000 crore

    When it comes to philanthropy, Indians don't share the table with the likes of Bill Gates but still there are a few who do really donate and the latest list is topped by Azim Premji of Wipro.

  • Azim Premji tops India philanthropy list with donation of Rs 8,000 crore

    Azim Premji tops India philanthropy list with donation of Rs 8,000 crore

    Close on the heels of releasing its second edition of Hurun India Rich List, China-based magazine Hurun Report launched the inaugural Hurun India Philanthropy List 2013, with IT tycoon Azim Hashim Premji, the chairman of Wipro Ltd, emerging as the mo...

  • With $21 billion, Mukesh Ambani is India's richest for sixth year

    With $21 billion, Mukesh Ambani is India's richest for sixth year

    With a networth of $21 billion, Mukesh Ambani has retained his title as India's wealthiest for sixth year in a row, while the country's 100 richest persons saw their collective wealth soar by a modest 3 per cent in a year.

  • Mukesh Ambani India's richest for 6th straight year: Forbes

    Mukesh Ambani India's richest for 6th straight year: Forbes

    NRI steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal ($16 billion) also continues to hold the second position, while Sun Pharma's Dilip Shanghvi has jumped to third place with about 50 per cent surge in his wealth to $13.9 billion, pushing IT czar Azim Premji to fourth p...

  • Shah Rukh Khan enters super-rich list with wealth of $400 million

    Shah Rukh Khan enters super-rich list with wealth of $400 million

    Energy tycoon and Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani is India's richest man with personal assets of $18.9 billion, according to a report by Hurun India.

  • Azim Premji wins Business Leaders Award in UK

    Azim Premji wins Business Leaders Award in UK

    Eminent Indian IT czar and philanthropist Azim Premji has received the Asian Business Leaders Award in the UK.

  • Philanthropy has to be spontaneous, can't be forced: Azim Premji

    Philanthropy has to be spontaneous, can't be forced: Azim Premji

    Referring to the issue related to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), which has been made mandatory by the new laws that govern companies, IT czar Azim Premji said philanthropy cannot be forced and it has to be spontaneous.

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