We are talking of companies that make hundreds of billions in revenues each year. They employ numerous people and have operations across the world. Interestingly none of them are the big league tech companies (think Apple, Google, Amazon or Microsoft) boasting of the largest market capitalisations (arrived
The 10th Nawab of Pataudi and Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan turned 48 on August 16. He is not only considered one of the most popular actors in India, but has also often appeared on rich lists as a force to reckon. No doubt he was born into royalty and inherited a great deal of possessions, but he has
The Economic Intelligence Unit’s annual Global Liveability Index ranks 140 cities around the world on parameters such as stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure. Each city is assigned a score for over 30 qualitative and quantitative factors across the above-mentioned
Our ancient roots dating back to hundreds of centuries is not something we ponder over too frequently. But if at all we do, the sheer richness and diversity of our history is bound to leave us spellbound. With primitive tools and calculation methods in a time when modern day building materials and technology
India got its first Ikea store in Hyderabad on August 9. The Hyderabad store, located in the heart of HITEC City area close to posh localities, is as big as 10 football grounds. Ikea, the Swedish furniture giant, offers everything your home needs – bedroom to dining room to kitchen to washroom
Pricing for the new model will be announced closer to the launch date. Vitara is sold in 191 Countries and Regions around the world and cumulative sales recently passed 3.7 million units.
Given its large population of 1.4 billion, India could be forgiven for lagging behind most of the advanced nations with regard to the effectiveness of its public social welfare schemes. Two other reasons why the benefits mostly do not reach the eligible people are corruption endemic in the society and
The armour in the SUV will protect the occupants against 7.62mm rounds from a high-powered rifle or up to two explosions from DM51 hand grenades.
PepsiCo Chief Executive Officer, Indra Nooyi will step down as CEO after 12 years at the helm of one of the largest food and beverage firms in the world. While for several years, 62 year old Nooyi has been a role model for women entrepreneurs across the world, people from other fields and across ages
In March 2018, the Reserve Bank of India released the latest report on ‘Measuring Productivity at the Industry Level’ along with time-series data on productivity for 27 industries covering the period 1980-81 to 2015-16, prepared under the India-KLEMS research project. [capital (K), labour (L), energy
Adapting to every social, economic and political change, these companies have found enduring success. Their journeys are intricately linked with that of the nation – they have managed to grow under the stifling “British raj” in the pre-independence era, the “license raj” in the pre-liberalisation era
While the Ambanis rule the rich list in India and even across the world, here’s a look at other successful Indians who have earned fame for their wealth on a global platform and chosen to settle outside the country. Note: This list is in no particular order and the billionaires have not been ranked as
In what could be sad news for entry-level car enthusiasts, reports are making the rounds that the Tata Nano could soon be phased out of the Indian market. With only one unit being produced in June, 2018, it could be the end of the road for this middle-class dream. Though the company maintained that no
Rolls-Royce Electric Hybrid Vertical Take-off and Landing Flying Taxi (EVTOL) production prototype will be ready by 2020.
Four Indian-origin persons have been named by Fortune among 40 of the most influential and inspiring young people in business under the age of 40. Here’s the list of these young guns who are shaking up established business and making waves around the world. (Image Credits: Getty Images) For more finance
The changes for the new model year can be clearly seen in the new release on what is the 20th anniversary of the iconic Audi sports car.
Porsche has now finally taken the wraps off its refreshed 2019 Macan SUV, which includes new V-6 petrol engines and an upgraded infotainment system.
We took some time to digest the fact that Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are together worth a cool Rs 600 crores or more! Here’s yet another power-couple following somewhat in the same footsteps. Newlyweds Sonam Kapoor and her businessman husband Anand Ahuja are known to belong to affluent families and
Honda Cars India Ltd. (HCIL), has silently launched the New Honda Jazz 2018 with enhanced style, updated interiors and added safety features.
Cryptocurrencies can prove to be an unprecedented boon or downright catastrophic. Or a mix of both. We still don’t know. So far, however, most nations imagining it to be a threat have balked at or outright outlawed those. Digital or virtual currencies, the cryptocurrencies leverage cryptography to secure