Articles about Tata Sons

Tata Sons' chief N Chandrasekaran is new Air India chairman

14 Mar 2022

Business
Tata Sons' chief N Chandrasekaran is new Air India chairman

Tata Sons chairman N Chandrasekaran has been officially appointed as the chairman of Air India.

Ex-Turkish Airlines chairman Ilker Ayci declines Air India CEO role

01 Mar 22

Business
Ex-Turkish Airlines chairman Ilker Ayci declines Air India CEO role

The former chairman of Turkish Airlines Ilker Ayci on Tuesday turned down the offer of Tata Group to be the chief executive officer (CEO) of Air India.

Ilker Ayci, former Turkish Airlines chief, is Air India CEO

14 Feb 2022

Business
Ilker Ayci, former Turkish Airlines chief, is Air India CEO

Tata Sons on Monday announced that it has appointed Ilker Ayci as the new chief executive officer (CEO) and managing director (MD) of Air India.

'Totally delighted,' says Tata Sons chief after Air India takeover

27 Jan 2022

Business
'Totally delighted,' says Tata Sons chief after Air India takeover

The Tata Group on Thursday welcomed Air India to its fold as the historic privatization of the national carrier was successfully completed.

Tata Sons chairman to meet PM before Air India handover

27 Jan 2022

Business
Tata Sons chairman to meet PM before Air India handover

Tata Sons chairperson N Chandrasekaran will reportedly meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, shortly before the official handover of Air India to the conglomerate.

Government could sell Alliance Air as well: Check details here

10 Oct 2021

Business
Government could sell Alliance Air as well: Check details here

Hot on the heels of national carrier Air India's sale to Tata Sons, the government is reportedly likely to sell state-run regional airline Alliance Air.

'Incorrect': Government denies report on Tata winning Air India bid

01 Oct 2021

Business
'Incorrect': Government denies report on Tata winning Air India bid

The Indian government has denied reports that the Tata Group has won the bid for Air India.

Decades after exit, Tata Group expresses interest in Air India

14 Dec 2020

Business
Decades after exit, Tata Group expresses interest in Air India

One of India's largest conglomerates, the Tata Group, has submitted an expression of interest for acquiring the beleaguered national carrier Air India.

NewsBytes Briefing: Microsoft 365 suffered an outage, and more

29 Sep 2020

Technology
NewsBytes Briefing: Microsoft 365 suffered an outage, and more

Last night, Microsoft 365 suffered a major outage due to an internal change and left essential web services down for hours, including Microsoft Office 365, Teams, and Outlook.

Dream11 wins IPL 2020 title sponsorship for Rs. 222 crore

18 Aug 2020

Sports
Dream11 wins IPL 2020 title sponsorship for Rs. 222 crore

The fantasy gaming platform Dream11 has bagged the title sponsorship rights of IPL 2020 for Rs. 222 crore.

Coronavirus outbreak: Sundar Pichai donates Rs. 5 crore to GiveIndia

13 Apr 2020

Business
Coronavirus outbreak: Sundar Pichai donates Rs. 5 crore to GiveIndia

Sundar Pichai, the CEO of Alphabet and Google, has donated Rs. 5 crore to support COVID-19 relief efforts in India.

'Namaste' replaces 'Kem Cho': Centre renames Donald Trump's Gujarat event

16 Feb 2020

India
'Namaste' replaces 'Kem Cho': Centre renames Donald Trump's Gujarat event

The Union government has decided to rename the event in Gujarat where US President Donald Trump will be the chief guest later this month.

I'm number 1 on Facebook, Modi is number 2: Trump

15 Feb 2020

World
I'm number 1 on Facebook, Modi is number 2: Trump

Before his maiden visit to India as the United States President, Donald Trump has sort of compared his Facebook popularity with the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

SC stays NCLAT order reinstating Cyrus Mistry as Tata Chairperson

10 Jan 2020

Business
SC stays NCLAT order reinstating Cyrus Mistry as Tata Chairperson

Weeks after the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) reinstated Cyrus Mistry as the Executive Chairperson of Tata Group, the Supreme Court stayed the tribunal's order citing "basic errors" in it.

Tata Sons moves SC over Cyrus Mistry's reinstatement

02 Jan 2020

Business
Tata Sons moves SC over Cyrus Mistry's reinstatement

Tata Sons Ltd on Thursday moved the Supreme Court against the reinstatement of Cyrus Mistry as Executive Chairman of the company.

'Victory of principles': Mistry after being restored as Tata chairman

18 Dec 2019

Business
'Victory of principles': Mistry after being restored as Tata chairman

In a surprise move, the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) on Wednesday restored Cyrus Mistry as the executive chairman of the Tata Group.

World's richest lose $117bn in one day; Ambani $2.45bn poorer

07 Aug 2019

Business
World's richest lose $117bn in one day; Ambani $2.45bn poorer

The richest 500 people in the world lost $117 billion (Rs. 8,28,418 crore) in a single day market crash on Monday.

#MeToo: Former Taj Hotels' employee names then CEO as harasser

01 Nov 2018

India
#MeToo: Former Taj Hotels' employee names then CEO as harasser

In November 2015, a Taj Hotels employee resigned and in letter alleged the then CEO and MD, Rakesh Sarna sexually harassed her.

#MeTooEffect: Tata Sons decide against renewing Suhel Seth's contract

29 Oct 2018

India
#MeTooEffect: Tata Sons decide against renewing Suhel Seth's contract

Tata Sons, the holding company of Tata Group, would not renew the contract of Suhel Seth, a spokesperson said on Monday.

Tata vs Cyrus Mistry: NCLT rules in Tata Sons' favor

09 Jul 2018

Business
Tata vs Cyrus Mistry: NCLT rules in Tata Sons' favor

In what seems to be a decisive verdict in the Tata Sons-Cyrus Mistry case, the Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has ruled in favor of Tata Sons, dismissing Mistry's pleas challenging his removal as the chairman of the group.

Just 1 unit produced in June: End of Tata Nano?

05 Jul 2018

Business
Just 1 unit produced in June: End of Tata Nano?

There's been a lot of speculation about the fate of Tata Nano over the last year.

India working on unmanned-tanks, vessels, robotic weaponry for future wars

20 May 2018

India
India working on unmanned-tanks, vessels, robotic weaponry for future wars

In an ambitious defense project, the Indian government has started work on incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance the operational preparedness of all the three armed forces.

Sensex cautious on weak global cues; TCS cracks 5%

13 Mar 2018

Business
Sensex cautious on weak global cues; TCS cracks 5%

Despite positive macroeconomic data and the appreciating rupee, the BSE Sensex turned choppy on tepid cues from overseas market.

Tata pays $1.2bn penalty to Japan's NTT-DoCoMo, ending 3-year dispute

01 Nov 2017

Business
Tata pays $1.2bn penalty to Japan's NTT-DoCoMo, ending 3-year dispute

Settling its three-year-long dispute with NTT DoCoMo, Tata Sons has paid $1.2bn (144.9bn Yen) to the Japanese telco to put an end to the bitter feud over their Indian telecom joint venture, Tata DoCoMo.

How Cyrus Mistry was fired as Tata Chairman?

22 Oct 2017

Business
How Cyrus Mistry was fired as Tata Chairman?

On October 24, 2016, former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry was suddenly removed from his position. It was the first time Tata Sons had publicly removed a chairman.

Tata Teleservices to merge with Airtel on 'cash-free, debt-free' basis

12 Oct 2017

Business
Tata Teleservices to merge with Airtel on 'cash-free, debt-free' basis

India's largest telco Bharti Airtel will be absorbing Tata Teleservices, Tata Group's struggling telecom business.

Investors' nod to Tata Sons to become private limited company

21 Sep 2017

Business
Investors' nod to Tata Sons to become private limited company

Tata Sons shareholders have approved its conversion into a private limited company. It came after NCLAT allowed Cyrus Mistry's family firms to file a case against Tata Sons.

Tata Sons buys Tata Motors' shares, eyes online grocery retail

20 Sep 2017

Business
Tata Sons buys Tata Motors' shares, eyes online grocery retail

Tata Sons purchased 1.7% shares of Tata Motors worth Rs. 2,000 crore at a premium of 4% over Monday's closing price.

Tata Sons to scrap all deals with Cyrus Mistry's group

17 Aug 2017

Business
Tata Sons to scrap all deals with Cyrus Mistry's group

Under chairman N Chandrasekaran's directions, the board of Tata Sons has ordered its group companies to scrap all business dealings with Cyrus and Shapoor Mistry's Shapoorji Pallonji Group.

Axis Bank reappoints CEO Shikha Sharma for 3 years

27 Jul 2017

Business
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.

Court initiates Rs 500 crore criminal defamation proceedings against Mistry

04 Jul 2017

Business
Court initiates Rs 500 crore criminal defamation proceedings against Mistry

A Mumbai metropolitan court has initiated criminal defamation proceedings against ex-Tata Group chairman Cyrus Mistry, his brother Shapur Mistry and their firms.

Is Tata going to take over Air India?

22 Jun 2017

Business
Is Tata going to take over Air India?

The Centre is reportedly inquiring whether the Tata Group is interested in buying state-owned Air India of which the latter is the original promoter.

Tribunal says Mistry makes no case against Tatas

24 Apr 2017

Business
Tribunal says Mistry makes no case against Tatas

The National Company Law Tribunal stated that petitions filed by shareholders linked to Cyrus Mistry, have made no case against the Tata group.

NCLT quashes Mistry's waiver petition

17 Apr 2017

Business
NCLT quashes Mistry's waiver petition

Cyrus Mistry's petition that alleged mismanagement and oppression of minority shareholder interests suffered badly as the National Company Law Tribunal declined to grant "waiver to Cyrus Mistry's family firms on the minimum shareholding requirement to petition" against Tata Sons.

Tatas can force Mistry family to sell stake

28 Feb 2017

Business
Tatas can force Mistry family to sell stake

By passing a special resolution, Tata Sons Ltd may ask the Mistry family firms to exit the shareholders' group after 50 years of association.

Chandrasekaran announces strategic priorities for Tata Sons

22 Feb 2017

Business
Chandrasekaran announces strategic priorities for Tata Sons

On his first day in office, Tata Sons Ltd's new chairman Natarajan Chandrasekaran outlined three strategic priorities for the group: bring the group closer and leverage collective strength; reinforce a leader's mindset in operating companies for greater rigour to capital allocation and deliver superior returns to shareholders.

N Chandrasekaran new Tata Sons chief from Feb 21

21 Feb 2017

Business
N Chandrasekaran new Tata Sons chief from Feb 21

N. Chandrasekaran will assume charge as Tata Sons chairman on February 21. A day earlier, he was named TCS chairman, after serving as its CEO since 2009.

TCS to buy back 5.6 crore shares, at Rs2850 each

20 Feb 2017

Business
TCS to buy back 5.6 crore shares, at Rs2850 each

Returning surplus shares to shareholders in the biggest shares buyback, the Tata Consultancy Services today announced that it will repurchase about 2.85% of its share capital for Rs. 16,000 crore.

Cabinet clears controversial Mekedatu project for parched Bengaluru

16 Feb 2017

Bengaluru
Cabinet clears controversial Mekedatu project for parched Bengaluru

The controversial Mekedatu project on the Cauvery, for a reservoir with 66.50 tmcft capacity, was cleared by the cabinet. It will be presented to the Central Water Commission and Cauvery Supervisory Committee for approval.

Chandrasekaran elected Chairman of Tata Steel

08 Feb 2017

Business
Chandrasekaran elected Chairman of Tata Steel

Tata Sons Chairman N Chandrasekaran has been elected as the chairman of the board of Tata Steel. Chandrasekaran said "I feel greatly honoured to be chosen as the Chairman and I accept this responsibility with a deep sense of humility."