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Noida's largest coronavirus-dedicated facility, having 400 beds, inaugurated by Adityanath

08 Aug 2020

Noida's largest coronavirus-dedicated facility, having 400 beds, inaugurated by Adityanath

On Saturday, Noida's battle with the deadly coronavirus got a boost when Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurated a 400-bed hospital dedicated to COVID-19 patients.

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

13 Apr 2020

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.

Tata Group commits Rs. 1,500 crore to combat coronavirus outbreak

28 Mar 2020

Tata Group commits Rs. 1,500 crore to combat coronavirus outbreak

Tata Group has pledged a donation of Rs. 1,500 crore to support India's fight against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Maruti Suzuki producing ventilators, masks to tackle coronavirus pandemic

28 Mar 2020

Maruti Suzuki producing ventilators, masks to tackle coronavirus pandemic

As coronavirus cases continue to increase, Maruti Suzuki, India's largest automaker, is planning to tackle one of the most concerning problems associated with the pandemic - ventilator shortage.

Assuming they are CAA, NRC surveyors, mob attacks two women

23 Jan 2020

Assuming they are CAA, NRC surveyors, mob attacks two women

The anger against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the proposed National Register of Citizens (NRC) is quite visible as thousands are ascending on the streets to register a protest.

IIT Kanpur-backed start-up receives United Nations Young Leaders award

24 Sep 2018

IIT Kanpur-backed start-up receives United Nations Young Leaders award

Kanpur-based start-up HelpUsGreen, which converts flowers and offerings collected from religious places into a biodegradable alternative to thermacol and incense sticks, received the UN Young Leaders Award at the UN General Assembly in New York yesterday.

After Mukherjee, Ratan Tata to join Mohan Bhagwat on stage

10 Jul 2018

After Mukherjee, Ratan Tata to join Mohan Bhagwat on stage

A month after former president Pranab Mukherjee triggered a controversy by attending an RSS event, it is now industrialist Ratan Tata's turn.

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

09 Jul 2018

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.

Landmark initiative: Sanitary napkin vending machines for nine Maharashtra jails

03 Jul 2018

Landmark initiative: Sanitary napkin vending machines for nine Maharashtra jails

Nine prisons in Maharashtra, housing some 1,023 women, are in the process of getting sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators (for the disposal of sanitary napkins).

Google's "Internet Saathi" program expands to 4 new states

22 May 2018

Google's "Internet Saathi" program expands to 4 new states

Google's "Internet Saathi" program is set to expand to four new states: Karnataka, Goa, Uttarakhand, and Telangana.

As 'Internet Saathi' reaches TN, state bats for Google Center

08 Feb 2018

As 'Internet Saathi' reaches TN, state bats for Google Center

Google has taken its 'Internet Saathi' program to Tamil Nadu (TN), aiming to cover 4,000 villages across six districts in Phase I.

Google's "Internet Saathis" bring 11.5 million rural Indian women online

21 Nov 2017

Google's "Internet Saathis" bring 11.5 million rural Indian women online

Over 1,100 women in Uttar Pradesh's Khaula village can now access the Internet, learn new skills, and watch YouTube videos thanks to "Internet Saathi" program run by Google and Tata Trusts.

Investors' nod to Tata Sons to become private limited company

21 Sep 2017

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 Trusts plans to invest Rs. 500cr to elevate tribals

11 Sep 2017

Tata Trusts plans to invest Rs. 500cr to elevate tribals

Tata Trusts, the philanthropic arm of Tata group, will spend over Rs. 500 crore for the betterment of tribals in four states over the next five years.

Court initiates Rs 500 crore criminal defamation proceedings against Mistry

04 Jul 2017

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.

Google's Internet Sathi - Internet literacy comes to rural Assam

17 May 2017

Google's Internet Sathi - Internet literacy comes to rural Assam

In India, where women's illiteracy rate is surprisingly low, Google partnered with Tata Trusts to create "Internet Sathi," a noble initiative to increase digital literacy in India last year.

Tribunal says Mistry makes no case against Tatas

24 Apr 2017

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.

Delhi Taj Mansingh takeover battle: The Tata Group v ITC?

22 Apr 2017

Delhi Taj Mansingh takeover battle: The Tata Group v ITC?

With the Supreme Court allowing e-auction of Delhi's Taj Mansingh hotel, Tatas and ITC are likely heading for a fierce takeover battle.

NCLT quashes Mistry's waiver petition

17 Apr 2017

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

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

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.

Tata Sons' shareholders vote out Cyrus Mistry from board

06 Feb 2017

Tata Sons' shareholders vote out Cyrus Mistry from board

On Monday, the shareholders of Tata Sons Ltd., controlled by Tata Trusts and Tata Companies, together voted to oust Cyrus Mistry as a director in an extraordinary general meeting (EGM).

Tata's new Chairman Chandrasekaran's litmus test

21 Jan 2017

Tata's new Chairman Chandrasekaran's litmus test

Chandrasekaran's appointment as group chairman is being keenly watched by industry leaders.

National Company Law Tribunal rejects Mistry's plea

19 Jan 2017

National Company Law Tribunal rejects Mistry's plea

The National Company Law Tribunal has dismissed pleas by 2 companies owned by the Mistry family which alleged violations of NCLT directives in removing Mistry from Tata Sons' board.

Natarajan Chandrasekaran appointed as new Tata Sons chairman

12 Jan 2017

Natarajan Chandrasekaran appointed as new Tata Sons chairman

N.Chandrasekaran, the CEO and managing director of TCS has been appointed the new chairman of Tata Sons. He took over as TCS CEO in 2009.

Wadia voted out of Tata Chemicals

24 Dec 2016

Wadia voted out of Tata Chemicals

Nusli Wadia was voted out of the board of Tata Chemicals with over 75% of the votes going against him; Wadia was also voted out of the board of Tata Steel with over 90% of votes going against him.

After Wadia's ouster, Tata Steel shares drop by 3%

23 Dec 2016

After Wadia's ouster, Tata Steel shares drop by 3%

Following the ouster of independent director Nusli Wadia from the board of Tata Steel, the company's shares dropped down over 3%.

Nuslia Wadia no longer Tata Steel director

22 Dec 2016

Nuslia Wadia no longer Tata Steel director

Independent director of Tata Steel on Thursday said that Nusli Wadia was removed from its board; 90.8% of the votes favoured his ouster.

Cyrus Mistry resigns from all listed Tata Companies

19 Dec 2016

Cyrus Mistry resigns from all listed Tata Companies

In a key development, Cyrus Mistry has resigned from six Tata Group Companies.

Wadia alleges mismanagement, files defamation-suit against Tatas

16 Dec 2016

Wadia alleges mismanagement, files defamation-suit against Tatas

Nusli Wadia alleged that the management of Tata Chemicals coerced directors ahead of the EGM to side with Tata Sons instead of Cyrus Mistry.

Friends turned foes: Wadia accuses Tata of wrongdoings

14 Dec 2016

Friends turned foes: Wadia accuses Tata of wrongdoings

Following the ouster of Tata Sons Chairman Cyrus Mistry, an old confidante, Nusli Wadia, targeted Ratan Tata.

Cyrus Mistry seeks government intervention in Tata Trusts

05 Dec 2016

Cyrus Mistry seeks government intervention in Tata Trusts

After being ousted from Tata Sons, Cyrus Mistry asked the government to mediate in the affairs and business decisions of the Indian conglomerate.

Tatas look to bring old guns to head key companies

30 Nov 2016

Tatas look to bring old guns to head key companies

Sources said that Tata Sons is considering bringing back veterans to head key group companies in light of the Tata-Mistry split.

Wadia, Mistry to contest removal from Tata Motors

28 Nov 2016

Wadia, Mistry to contest removal from Tata Motors

Nusli Wadia and Cyrus Mistry will contest the proposal to remove them from Tata Motors; Tata Sons called for an EGM of Tata Motors to take stock of the Tata-Mistry fall-out.

Tata-Mistry spat continues unabated

27 Nov 2016

Tata-Mistry spat continues unabated

Sources have revealed that Cyrus Mistry and Nusli Wadia are likely to address the Tata Steel EGM; sources said that both Wadia and Mistry intend to make a written and oral presentation to shareholders.

Cyrus Mistry fired as Tata Steel Chairman

25 Nov 2016

Cyrus Mistry fired as Tata Steel Chairman

After Tata Power and Tata Chemicals, Tata Steel's board expelled Cyrus Mistry as their Chairman.

Harish Manwani to lead Tata Group?

25 Nov 2016

Harish Manwani to lead Tata Group?

Sources revealed that former Unilever COO Harish Manwani is being considered as a candidate to possibly lead the Tata Group as new Chairman.

TCS shareholders to vote for Mistry's removal

18 Nov 2016

TCS shareholders to vote for Mistry's removal

Tata Consultancy Services has become the first group company to call a shareholders meet to decide upon Cyrus Mistry's removal; the meeting is scheduled for 13 December.

Tata Global Beverages replaces Cyrus Mistry as Chairman

17 Nov 2016

Tata Global Beverages replaces Cyrus Mistry as Chairman

Tata Global Beverages informed stock exchanges their board decided to replace Cyrus Mistry as Chairman by a majority vote.

TCS, JLR CEOs elevated, Mistry's decisions to be reviewed

26 Oct 2016

TCS, JLR CEOs elevated, Mistry's decisions to be reviewed

N Chandrashekaran of TCS and Ralf Speth of Jaguar Land Rover have been elevated to board positions in Tata's holding company, signalling possible considerations for one of them replacing Cyrus Mistry.