Aditya Birla Group

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Threw us out: Ananya Birla calls out US restaurant

26 Oct 2020

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.

BJP blocks Parliament panel review of PM-CARES Fund

11 Jul 2020

BJP blocks Parliament panel review of PM-CARES Fund

The Centre's response to the coronavirus pandemic and the PM-CARES Fund will most likely not be scrutinized by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) blocked a move regarding the same on Friday.

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

03 Nov 2019

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

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

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

11 Oct 2019

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

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: 5 famous Chartered Accountants in India to know about

05 May 2019

#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.

IIM-Rohtak sees 100% placements; average package Rs. 11.85 lakh p.a.

28 Feb 2019

IIM-Rohtak sees 100% placements; average package Rs. 11.85 lakh p.a.

According to a press release by IIM-Rohtak, the institute has clocked a 100% placement record this year, with the average package being Rs. 11.85 lakh per annum.

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

18 Nov 2018

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.

IIM-Ahmedabad placements: BCG, Microsoft, Amazon top recruiters

05 Nov 2018

IIM-Ahmedabad placements: BCG, Microsoft, Amazon top recruiters

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) has emerged as the top recruiter, followed by Amazon and Microsoft in premier B-school IIM-Ahmedabad's summer placement for the PGP class of 2020.

In web-series on Uri, Amit Sadh to play important role

23 Aug 2018

In web-series on Uri, Amit Sadh to play important role

Amit Sadh will be seen playing the role of an Army officer in a web series inspired by the Uri attacks.

Unpaid Air India pilots threaten to stop flight operations

18 Aug 2018

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

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

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.

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IIMs and their placement rates this year

13 Jul 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IIMs and their placement rates this year

The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are the most sought after B-schools that provide quality management education at the postgraduate, doctoral, and executive levels in the country.

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IIMs and their placement rates this year

26 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: Top 6 IIMs and their placement rates this year

The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are the most sought after B-schools that provide quality management education at the postgraduate, doctoral, and executive levels in the country.

#FinancialBytes: 5 top financial planning apps every millennial should use

24 Jun 2018

#FinancialBytes: 5 top financial planning apps every millennial should use

Millennials are making more money than their previous generations, but when it comes to financial planning, they lag behind.

#FinancialBytes: 6 top financial planning apps every millennial should use

02 May 2018

#FinancialBytes: 6 top financial planning apps every millennial should use

Millennials are making more money than their previous generations, but when it comes to financial planning, they lag behind.

5,000 employees to lose jobs as Vodafone-Idea move towards merger

16 Apr 2018

5,000 employees to lose jobs as Vodafone-Idea move towards merger

As the Idea and Vodafone merger draws to a close (sources say it is likely to be done by May), the companies will be seeing many changes in the next couple of months.

Airtel gets 5G ready. Enough to topple Jio?

27 Sep 2017

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.

Amazon buys 5% equity in Shoppers Stop for Rs. 179.25cr

25 Sep 2017

Amazon buys 5% equity in Shoppers Stop for Rs. 179.25cr

Departmental store chain Shoppers Stop Ltd, in a board meeting, has okayed the proposal to sell 5% equity to Amazon's investment arm for Rs. 179.25 crore.

Jio's free services may not end anytime soon

05 Apr 2017

Jio's free services may not end anytime soon

It is evident that Reliance Jio is bearing a loss in revenue to give free service to its users.

Jio effect: Mega Vodafone-Idea merger announced

20 Mar 2017

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

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

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

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.

Domino's vegetarian makeover for Navratri

13 Sep 2016

Domino's vegetarian makeover for Navratri

With the auspicious nine-day Navratri festival round the corner, half of Domino Pizza's outlets will turn vegetarian to appeal to customers who avoid non-vegetarian food during this festive season.

Vodafone, Idea in 'exploratory' talks for mega merger

24 Aug 2016

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.

Big Bazaar goes online with Future Group and Paytm Partnership

07 Aug 2016

Big Bazaar goes online with Future Group and Paytm Partnership

Retail company Future Group tied up with Paytm, an e-commerce mobile payment and commerce platform this month.