Kiran Mazumdar Shaw: News

24 Oct 2022


John Shaw, husband of Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, passes away at 73

John Shaw, Biocon founder and executive chairperson Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw's husband, passed away on Monday morning. He was 73.

19 Jul 2022


India's richest woman: Savitri Jindal's net-worth triples in 2 years

Savitri Jindal, the richest woman in India, saw her net worth increase three times in just the last two years, according to Forbes.

08 Dec 2021


Sitharaman, 3 other Indians named among Forbes' 'most powerful women'

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made it to Forbes' list of the world's most powerful women in 2021 for the third straight year.

Remdesivir found ineffective; India to reassess coronavirus treatment protocol

The second worst-hit nation in coronavirus pandemic, India, that takes pride in the remarkable recovery rate, will reassess coronavirus treatment protocol after a large-scale trial conducted by World Health Organization (WHO) found that four commonly used re-purposed drugs had little impact in reducing mortality.

18 Aug 2020


Biocon Chief Kiran Mazumdar Shaw tests positive for coronavirus

As India reels under coronavirus catastrophe, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, chairperson of Biocon Ltd., joined the long list of famous personalities to test positive for the highly-contagious disease.

20 Sep 2019

Narendra Modi

India Inc. welcomes Sitharaman's tax announcement, Modi calls it historic

The effect of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's massive announcement was seen instantly as markets rejoiced on Friday.

19 Sep 2019


I have been working on economy: "Tai" Nirmala Sitharaman

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi stormed to power again in May 2019, he gave the ministry of finance to Nirmala Sitharaman.

25 Nov 2018

Deepika Padukone

DeepVeer's party: Ranveer's glow-in-dark attire and kohl-rimmed eyes steal limelight

When has Ranveer Singh not been a little, um, extra? The man whose dressing choices have started a meme-fest in the past, couldn't just let go off opportunities after his wedding, right?

04 Jan 2018


How much does Salil Parekh, new Infosys CEO, earn?

After months of search, Infosys finally decided on its new CEO last December. Salil Parekh took charge the day before yesterday.