Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Friday February 21, 2014
Lying about performance on one task may increase creativity on a subsequent task by making people feel less bound by conventional rules, researchers have found.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 20, 2014
Billionaire hedge fund manager Kenneth Griffin has donated his alma mater Harvard $150 million, the largest in the history of the prestigious college, to support its financial aid programme.
Tuesday February 18, 2014
Top business school Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) is set to see a change in its governing body with industrialist Mukesh Ambani being replaced by Kiran Mazumdar Shaw as chairperson, according to sources.
India | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Niha Masih) | Tuesday February 18, 2014
For his extreme act, of using pepper spray inside Parliament, Lagadapati Rajagopal has drawn sharp criticism from his Congress party.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 31, 2014
Harvard Business School's India-born dean Nitin Nohria has publicly apologised for the school's treatment of women students and professors, and vowed to make changes at the premier institution to deal with gender bias.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 23, 2014
Indian-origin academician Rakesh Khurana has been appointed dean of the prestigious Harvard College and will take over his new role in July.
Blog | Ravinder Singh | Monday February 24, 2014
In the backdrop of 2013, the year 2014 is bound to be eventful. Yes, we are in an election year, but what makes this year a lot more interesting is that we are also amid a paradigm shift in the Indian democracy.
Thursday December 12, 2013
Mr Tata recalled his first weeks on the Harvard campus as he attended a dedication ceremony of Tata Hall at Harvard Business School (HBS) in Boston earlier this week.
Wednesday November 27, 2013
B-school graduates from India are the world's most academically distinguished, the report noted. Students from IIM Bangalore (780) and IIM Ahmedabad (767) scored more in the GMAT exam as compared to their US (Stanford 730) and European (INSEAD 704) c...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 6, 2013
study has discovered a striking connection between the number of pictures of Hurricane Sandy posted on Flickr and the atmospheric pressure in New Jersey.
Saturday October 19, 2013
Ed Terebus was an 18-year-old high school student when he and his big brother Jim, a laid-off auto worker, decided to build their first haunted house 34 years ago.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 26, 2013
Premier B-school Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta (IIM-C) has bagged another laurel and the top spot in finance among the world's 70 leading business schools, a statement said Thursday.
People | NDTV.com | Sunday June 2, 2013
N R Narayana Murthy co-founded Infosys, India's best known global software consulting company, with six other engineers in 1981. The initial capital of $250 (Rs. 10,000) was mostly borrowed from their spouses.
Sunday May 12, 2013
As the Reserve Bank gears up for a trial of plastic currency notes, it has to dispose of soiled paper currency bills worth an estimated amount of over Rs 2 lakh crore a year.
NDTV Correspondent | Monday April 29, 2013
As a part of this initiative, AppCampus and Harvard Business School Alumni Angels India will invest in excess of $500,000 in 'Appcelerate-India'.
World | Associated Press | Sunday April 28, 2013
When the cracks in the building appeared early on Tuesday afternoon, a stocky man in his early 30s, a feared political operative who a neighbour says dropped out of school in seventh grade, quickly arrived at the scene in this crowded industrial subu...
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Saturday April 27, 2013
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, who was invited by the Harvard Business School to speak on organising the Maha Kumbh mela, cancelled his lecture and also skipped a reception hosted by the Indian consulate in New York, to protest against ...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with inputs from agencies) | Saturday April 27, 2013
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav along with his ministers Azam Khan and Abhishek Mishra have decided to cancel their lectures at the Harvard Business School. This is after Mr Khan, who is Uttar Pradesh's Urban Development and Parliamentary...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 26, 2013
Uttar Pradesh Minister Mohammad Azam Khan has decided to cut short his US trip after his "long and humiliating frisking" at the Logan airport in Boston, an official in Lucknow said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 24, 2013
Accompanied by a team of officials and two ministers, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today left for the US to deliver a lecture at the Harvard Business School on organising the Maha Kumbh Mela and the challenges faced by the administrati...