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Ratan Tata’s comment a pat on the back: Anand Mahindra

Ratan Tata’s comment a pat on the back: Anand Mahindra

Saturday August 11, 2012, Bangkok

In his tweet, Mahindra said, “Mr Tata’s comment is extraordinarily humble and generous”.

Political dynamics in India have slowed policy making: Lakshmi Mittal

Political dynamics in India have slowed policy making: Lakshmi Mittal

Wednesday July 25, 2012, New York

Steel tycoon Mittal, however, clarified that he is not critical of India but the slow decision making process in the country which he said is hurting sentiment.

After Ratan Tata, Premji offers support for PM

After Ratan Tata, Premji offers support for PM

Tuesday July 24, 2012, Mumbai

After Tata Group chairman Ratan Tata, Wipro chairman Azim Premji came out in defence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday.

Political parties should come together to put country first: Narayana Murthy

Political parties should come together to put country first: Narayana Murthy

Friday August 24, 2012, New Delhi

N R Narayana Murthy has called on the country’s politicians to come together and put the country first.

We are 'last man standing', will be 'first man forward', says KM Birla

We are 'last man standing', will be 'first man forward', says KM Birla

Monday June 18, 2012, Washington

Kumar Mangalam Birla has said the Aditya Birla group would also prove to be the 'first man forward'.

India condemning millions to stay poor: Lakshmi Mittal

India condemning millions to stay poor: Lakshmi Mittal

Wednesday June 20, 2012, New York

Mittal made these comments at a time when global rating agencies have downgraded India’s outlook.

Cancellation of coal block allocations not right: Adi Godrej

Cancellation of coal block allocations not right: Adi Godrej

Reported by Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 29, 2012, New Delhi

Cancellation of coal block allocations may not be the right step to take as it might impact business sentiment, particularly in the power sector, CII President Adi Godrej said on Tuesday.

Anti-Obama film by Indian-American rakes in $6.5 million

Anti-Obama film by Indian-American rakes in $6.5 million

Reported by Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 29, 2012

As the Presidential race in the US nears D-Day, an anti-Obama documentary made by an Indian-American has suddenly become a surprise box office hit and a must watch for Republican delegates trooping to storm-drenched Tampa.

Buffett gives his 3 children $600 mn each on 82nd birthday

Buffett gives his 3 children $600 mn each on 82nd birthday

Reported by Associated Press | Friday August 31, 2012, Omaha

Warren Buffett is celebrating his 82nd birthday by giving each of his three children a big present: about $600 million worth of his company's stock for their charitable foundations.

At Jackson Hole, a reeling global economy awaits Ben Bernanke

At Jackson Hole, a reeling global economy awaits Ben Bernanke

Reported by NDTV Correspondent | Friday August 31, 2012, New Delhi

When the former academician took over the task that eventually translates to setting global policy on February 1, 2006, he perhaps would not have anticipated that the onus of steering a tremulous world economy would be on him.

Who is Parthasarathi Shome?

Who is Parthasarathi Shome?

Written by NDTV | Monday September 03, 2012, New Delhi

Mr Shome heads an expert committee set up by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to address foreign investor concerns on the much-dreaded General Anti-Avoidance Rules.

Top Infosys executive Shaji Farooq quits to join rival Wipro

Top Infosys executive Shaji Farooq quits to join rival Wipro

Reported by Press Trust of India | Monday September 03, 2012, New Delhi

Infosys' head of financial services (consulting) in the US, Shaji Farooq, has quit and joined rival firm Wipro. When contacted, an Infosys spokesperson said the company does not comment on individual movements.

Chidambaram undergoes successful operation; to be discharged in a day

Chidambaram undergoes successful operation; to be discharged in a day

Reported by Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 05, 2012

Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram has undergone a successful 'hernia repair laparoscopic procedure' and is recovering well, a hospital bulletin said in Chennai today.

Brett Lee to promote Australian tourism in India

Brett Lee to promote Australian tourism in India

Reported by Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 05, 2012

Popular in India for reasons which go beyond cricket, affable pacer Brett Lee has been roped in for promoting Australian tourism in the country.

Who is Kaushik Basu?

Who is Kaushik Basu?

Written by NDTV Correspondent | Thursday September 06, 2012, New Delhi

From October 1, 2012, the 60-year-old C. Marks Professor of International Studies at Cornell University will take over as the chief economist of the World Bank.