Articles about Kumar Mangalam Birla

Government becomes largest shareholder in Vodafone Idea under new plan

11 Jan 2022

Business
Government becomes largest shareholder in Vodafone Idea under new plan

Vodafone Idea (Vi) Ltd. has decided to convert its Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues into government equity.

Vodafone Idea shares hit 52-week low amid uncertainty over future

05 Aug 2021

Business
Vodafone Idea shares hit 52-week low amid uncertainty over future

Trouble is mounting for debt-laden Vodafone Idea (Vi) as its shares tanked as much as 24% on the Bombay Stock Exchange Thursday.

KM Birla offers to hand over VIL stake to government

02 Aug 2021

Business
KM Birla offers to hand over VIL stake to government

The Chairman of Aditya Birla Group Kumar Mangalam Birla has offered to hand over his stake in debt-laden Vodafone Idea Ltd. (VIL) to the government or any other entity that the government may consider worthy to keep the company operational.

Threw us out: Ananya Birla calls out US restaurant

26 Oct 2020

Entertainment
Threw us out: Ananya Birla calls out US restaurant

Ananya Birla, the daughter of Aditya Birla Group's chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla, has accused a top US restaurant of being racist.

#CareerBytes: All your questions about CA program answered

08 Jan 2020

Career
#CareerBytes: All your questions about CA program answered

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses in the country. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) provides the three-level CA program.

#CareerBytes: All your questions about Chartered Accountancy (CA) answered

15 Oct 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: All your questions about Chartered Accountancy (CA) answered

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses in the country. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) provides the three-level CA program.

India Rich List: Mukesh Ambani retains top-spot for 12th year

11 Oct 2019

Business
India Rich List: Mukesh Ambani retains top-spot for 12th year

Forbes India has released its list of richest Indians and for the twelfth year in a row Reliance Industries' Chairman Mukesh Ambani remains India's wealthiest.

See inside pics of Isha Ambani-Anand Piramal's house, Gulita

29 Jun 2019

India
See inside pics of Isha Ambani-Anand Piramal's house, Gulita

When business giant Mukesh Ambani's only daughter Isha got married to Anand Piramal, the Piramal Group scion, in her house, Antilia, the world's most expensive home, everyone saw the extravaganza.

#CareerBytes: All your questions about Chartered Accountancy (CA) answered

28 Jun 2019

India
#CareerBytes: All your questions about Chartered Accountancy (CA) answered

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses in the country. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) provides the three-level CA program.

#CareerBytes: 5 famous Chartered Accountants in India to know about

05 May 2019

India
#CareerBytes: 5 famous Chartered Accountants in India to know about

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses.

Kumar Mangalam Birla's son strikes superb ton in Ranji Trophy

18 Nov 2018

Sports
Kumar Mangalam Birla's son strikes superb ton in Ranji Trophy

More often than not, one sees children follow the footsteps of their parents in terms of profession especially when it comes to business.

Unpaid Air India pilots threaten to stop flight operations

18 Aug 2018

Business
Unpaid Air India pilots threaten to stop flight operations

A section of Air India pilots have threatened to stop flight operations if the airline fails to clear their overdue flight allowances immediately.

Vodafone-Idea merger approved by Department of Telecommunications

26 Jul 2018

Business
Vodafone-Idea merger approved by Department of Telecommunications

Confirming what was already on the cards, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has approved the merger between Vodafone and Idea Cellular after the two companies collectively paid the DoT Rs. 3,900cr, and gave bank guarantees worth Rs. 3,300cr.

Birla-owned Hindalco's subsidiary to acquire Aleris for $2.6bn

26 Jul 2018

Business
Birla-owned Hindalco's subsidiary to acquire Aleris for $2.6bn

Novelis, a subsidiary of Aditya Birla Group-owned Hindalco Industries limited, has agreed to buy US aluminium producer Aleris Corporation, thereby keeping Kumar Mangalam Birla's aggressive overseas expansion operations on track.

Amazing facts from this year's IPL auction

29 Jan 2018

Sports
Amazing facts from this year's IPL auction

The Indian Premier League is the most watched T20 league in the world and competing in the tournament is a dream for many cricketers.

Airtel gets 5G ready. Enough to topple Jio?

27 Sep 2017

Business
Airtel gets 5G ready. Enough to topple Jio?

Telecom major Airtel has started deploying India's first state-of-the-art Massive Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) technology.

SEBI's conditional nod to Idea-Vodafone merger: What are the terms?

08 Aug 2017

Business
SEBI's conditional nod to Idea-Vodafone merger: What are the terms?

The SEBI has given a conditional nod to the $23bn Idea-Vodafone merger, subject to the outcome of an ongoing probe over allegations that an Idea promoter had bought 0.23% shares in violation of laws.

IIM-A Director Ashish Nanda steps down

27 Apr 2017

India
IIM-A Director Ashish Nanda steps down

Ashish Nanda, director of IIM Ahmedabad has decided to step down from his post.

Idea Vodafone merger: A deal of necessity rather than luxury

20 Mar 2017

Business
Idea Vodafone merger: A deal of necessity rather than luxury

Idea cellular board has finally agreed a merger with Vodafone.

Jio effect: Mega Vodafone-Idea merger announced

20 Mar 2017

Business
Jio effect: Mega Vodafone-Idea merger announced

The long-awaited Vodafone-Idea merger has been announced, with the former holding 45%. Idea promoters will own 26%.

Kumar Mangalam Birla to lead Vodafone-Idea merged entity

09 Feb 2017

Business
Kumar Mangalam Birla to lead Vodafone-Idea merged entity

Aditya Birla Group chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla is expected to lead the entity created if Vodafone and Idea were to merge.

Vodafone-Idea Cellular merger confirmed

30 Jan 2017

Business
Vodafone-Idea Cellular merger confirmed

On Monday, Telecom operator Vodafone confirmed its participation in exploratory discussions for a merger with the Aditya Birla Group's telecom operator Idea Cellular.

Kumar Birla appointed as IIM-A Chairman

22 Oct 2016

Business
Kumar Birla appointed as IIM-A Chairman

The HRD Ministry has appointed Aditya Birla Group Chairman, Kumar Mangalam Birla, as the new Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

Vodafone, Idea in 'exploratory' talks for mega merger

24 Aug 2016

Business
Vodafone, Idea in 'exploratory' talks for mega merger

Idea Cellular and Vodafone India are "exploring" possibilities for a vital deal that could possibly translate into a merger.