Shikha Sharma

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Five Indian web-series you can binge watch this weekend

13 Jul 2018

Five Indian web-series you can binge watch this weekend

Slowly and steadily web-series have started to gain momentum and popularity among Indian audiences, and we've witnessed some pretty impressive releases of late.

After 10.5% pay-cut, HDFC Bank CEO earns Rs. 2.64L daily

17 Jun 2018

After 10.5% pay-cut, HDFC Bank CEO earns Rs. 2.64L daily

India's highest-paid banker, Aditya Puri, HDFC Bank CEO, has taken a pay cut of 10.5% for FY18. Despite the reduction, he will earn a whopping Rs. 2.64L per day, or Rs. 9.6cr annually!

After RBI-snub, Axis wants to cut CEO Shikha Sharma's tenure

10 Apr 2018

After RBI-snub, Axis wants to cut CEO Shikha Sharma's tenure

In an unusual move, Axis, India's seventh largest bank, has sought permission from RBI to cut down the tenure of CEO Shikha Sharma from three-years to seven-months.

Year-end bonuses to ICICI, Axis, HDFC bank CEOs on hold

06 Apr 2018

Year-end bonuses to ICICI, Axis, HDFC bank CEOs on hold

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is yet to approve the year-end bonuses to the CEOs of India's top private banks as it's questioning their payout size with respect to their performance.

International Women's Day: A look at some of Indian 'Sheroes'

08 Mar 2018

International Women's Day: A look at some of Indian 'Sheroes'

Even today, few Indian woman are emancipated, educated, independent and doing what they want. But they wish to, and that's a big leap forward.

PNB scam: CBI arrests Gitanjali VP, "brain behind the conspiracy"

07 Mar 2018

PNB scam: CBI arrests Gitanjali VP, "brain behind the conspiracy"

Gitanjali Group vice-president Vipul Chitalia, who had escaped India along with chairman Mehul Choksi, was nabbed from the Mumbai airport yesterday morning, as soon as he landed from Bangkok.

PNB-scam: Anti-fraud agency summons ICICI's Chanda Kochhar, Axis' Shikha Sharma

05 Mar 2018

PNB-scam: Anti-fraud agency summons ICICI's Chanda Kochhar, Axis' Shikha Sharma

The Rs. 12,650cr scam by Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi in connivance with PNB employees might be the undoing of many other banks too.

Axis Bank reappoints CEO Shikha Sharma for 3 years

27 Jul 2017

Axis Bank reappoints CEO Shikha Sharma for 3 years

The Axis Bank board has reappointed Shikha Sharma as the bank's CEO and Managing Director, finally putting an end to speculations of her exit.

SBI chief's salary is nothing compared to private bank counterparts

26 Jun 2017

SBI chief's salary is nothing compared to private bank counterparts

When former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan said that top talents shy away from PSBs due to lack of proper remuneration, he was not exaggerating.

Rs.89 crore found in Axis Bank raid

22 Dec 2016

Rs.89 crore found in Axis Bank raid

On Thursday, deposits of Rs.89 crore were found in 19 suspicious accounts in Axis Bank's Ahmedabad branch.

Axis Bank MD apologizes for conduct of employees

18 Dec 2016

Axis Bank MD apologizes for conduct of employees

Axis Bank MD and CEO Shikha Sharma said she was "embarrassed and upset" over the behavior of Axis Bank employees who had brought disrepute to the bank after IT department unearthed Rs.60 crore from their Noida branch.

Axis Bank: Rs.60 crore recovered from fake accounts in Noida

15 Dec 2016

Axis Bank: Rs.60 crore recovered from fake accounts in Noida

IT Department officials conducted a raid on Axis Bank's Nodia branch in sector 51.

Axis bank suspends some accounts, reassures public

13 Dec 2016

Axis bank suspends some accounts, reassures public

Axis Bank suspended the accounts of several bullion trades, as part of an "enhanced due diligence" exercise; the firm also hired KPMG to do a forensic audit of suspicious transactions post demonetization.

Fake bank accounts busted in Axis bank

09 Dec 2016

Fake bank accounts busted in Axis bank

Nearly four dozen fake bank accounts have been found at an Axis Bank branch in Chandni Chowk, New Delhi.

CEO salaries: Exponential rise

25 Aug 2016

CEO salaries: Exponential rise

An analysis of the salaries of the CEOs of the top twenty listed companies in India for 2015-2016 shows a massive increase in compensation compared to the past few years.