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Amid TRP fraud controversy, BARC pauses ratings of news channels

15 Oct 2020

Amid TRP fraud controversy, BARC pauses ratings of news channels

Just as news channels remain embroiled in a petty fight over who leads the viewership race, the Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) has decided to pause weekly ratings for three months.

TRP scam: Republic TV CFO skips Mumbai Police summons

10 Oct 2020

TRP scam: Republic TV CFO skips Mumbai Police summons

Shiva Subramaniyam Sundaram, the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Republic TV, has requested the Mumbai Police to reschedule the summons issued to him into a scam about the manipulation of TRPs (Television Rating Points).

South African Olympic body takes control of cricket amid crisis

11 Sep 2020

South African Olympic body takes control of cricket amid crisis

South Africa's Olympic body has taken full control of cricket in the country due to a prevailing crisis.

Former Pinterest COO claims she was fired after reporting sexism

12 Aug 2020

Former Pinterest COO claims she was fired after reporting sexism

The former Chief Operating Officer at Pinterest Inc., Francoise Brougher, has alleged in a lawsuit that she was fired in April after she addressed gender discrimination at the workplace.

DC Entertainment loses 6 veteran professionals: Details here

12 Aug 2020

DC Entertainment loses 6 veteran professionals: Details here

In an unfortunate development, WarnerMedia has asked many key professionals in DC Entertainment to leave.

BCCI accepts CEO Rahul Johri's resignation

10 Jul 2020

BCCI accepts CEO Rahul Johri's resignation

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Thursday, accepted Chief Executive Officer Rahul Johri's resignation.

ICC issues guidelines for resumption of cricket

23 May 2020

ICC issues guidelines for resumption of cricket

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has issued comprehensive guidelines for resumption of cricket at all levels (community, domestic and international).

Yes Bank rescue plan unveiled, withdrawals restrictions to be lifted

14 Mar 2020

Yes Bank rescue plan unveiled, withdrawals restrictions to be lifted

Crisis-hit Yes Bank got a lifeline after the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, notified a reconstruction plan backed by the State Bank of India (SBI).

Paytm raises another $669.5 million from existing investors

13 Dec 2019

Paytm raises another $669.5 million from existing investors

Just a couple of weeks after raising a whopping $1 billion, One97 Communications, the parent of digital payments giant Paytm, has raised $669.5 million (roughly Rs. 4,724 crore) in another round of funding.

Ganguly became BCCI President because of our reforms: Justice Lodha

11 Dec 2019

Ganguly became BCCI President because of our reforms: Justice Lodha

Current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has received a wide range of positive responses for his work, ever since taking up the role in October.

FableStreet raises $2.9 million in Series A round of funding

09 Dec 2019

FableStreet raises $2.9 million in Series A round of funding

FableStreet, a fashion brand that claims to offer premium work-wear for women, has raised $2.9 million in Series A round.

Five Chartered Accountants in India who became successful CEOs

04 Aug 2019

Five Chartered Accountants in India who became successful CEOs

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after career options. The three-level CA program is offered by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).

How MP Vijay Kumar's been helping CA-aspirants realize their dreams

29 Jul 2019

How MP Vijay Kumar's been helping CA-aspirants realize their dreams

MP Vijay Kumar is an illustrious Chartered Accountant who needs no introduction. He is popular among CA students across the country for his books on various finance/accounting subjects.

Union Budget 2019: What India expects from Nirmala Sitharaman

04 Jul 2019

Union Budget 2019: What India expects from Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is all set to present her first budget on Friday, July 5.

Indian women Chartered Accountants who are ruling the business world

13 Jun 2019

Indian women Chartered Accountants who are ruling the business world

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

Career options after becoming a Chartered Accountant (CA)

03 Mar 2019

Career options after becoming a Chartered Accountant (CA)

Chartered Accountancy (CA) course, by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is one of the most-sought-after and toughest ones, in India.

Huawei accused of plagiarizing music video for promoting tablet

24 Jan 2019

Huawei accused of plagiarizing music video for promoting tablet

In a shocking development, Chinese giant Huawei has been accused of plagiarizing a music video for the purpose of advertising.

Ananth Narayanan is happy as Myntra's CEO, won't quit

16 Nov 2018

Ananth Narayanan is happy as Myntra's CEO, won't quit

Ananth Narayanan, the CEO of Myntra, dismissed reports of his resignation on Friday saying he was happy at the fashion e-tailer.

Tesla replaces Elon Musk, appoints Robyn Denholm as chairman

08 Nov 2018

Tesla replaces Elon Musk, appoints Robyn Denholm as chairman

Tesla has appointed 55-year-old Robyn Denholm to chair the board of the company after founder Elon Musk was ousted from the post a month back.

Career options after becoming a Chartered Accountant (CA)

06 Oct 2018

Career options after becoming a Chartered Accountant (CA)

Chartered Accountancy (CA) course, by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is one of the most-sought-after and toughest ones, in India.

Elon Musk's Tesla is now facing a criminal investigation

19 Sep 2018

Elon Musk's Tesla is now facing a criminal investigation

The US Department of Justice (DoJ) has initiated a criminal probe against electric car maker Tesla over public statements made by company CEO Elon Musk.

Really sad to see Sachin leave Flipkart: Co-founder Binny Bansal

10 May 2018

Really sad to see Sachin leave Flipkart: Co-founder Binny Bansal

They were considered the "Jai-Veeru" of the Indian start-up panorama, and when one decided to finally exit the company they founded 11 years ago it was really a sad moment for the other.

Nirav Modi scam: More PNB, Gitanjali, Nakshatra employees arrested

22 Feb 2018

Nirav Modi scam: More PNB, Gitanjali, Nakshatra employees arrested

The CBI has arrested Rajesh Jindal, now the general manager at PNB's Delhi head office, in the Rs. 11,400cr Nirav Modi scam.

Murthy's allegations are 'false and slanderous', says former chairman Seshasayee

01 Sep 2017

Murthy's allegations are 'false and slanderous', says former chairman Seshasayee

Responding to Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy's allegations of lying, former chairman R Seshasayee slammed the "false and slanderous" accusations, saying he didn't understand the reason behind the persistent vendetta.

Infosys founder Narayana Murthy's mysterious whistleblower strikes again

30 Aug 2017

Infosys founder Narayana Murthy's mysterious whistleblower strikes again

Kickstarting a fresh chapter of controversy, Infosys founder N.R. Narayana Murthy said that a whistleblower had informed him that the former Chairman R. Seshasayee had lied to the firm's shareholders in its 33rd Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Future Group wants to expand brand presence in tier-II cities

29 Aug 2017

Future Group wants to expand brand presence in tier-II cities

Future Group plans on increasing the proliferation of its smaller format stores in tier II and III cities.

Uber chooses Expedia's Dara Khosrowshahi as its new CEO

28 Aug 2017

Uber chooses Expedia's Dara Khosrowshahi as its new CEO

Uber has, reportedly, chosen Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi as its new chief executive.

Get rid of bosses to create an equal working environment

25 Apr 2017

Get rid of bosses to create an equal working environment

A new kind of organizational structure, dubbed Decentralized Autonomous Organization, aims to revolutionize the way companies work.

Snapdeal gets two fatal blows among acquisition talks

16 Apr 2017

Snapdeal gets two fatal blows among acquisition talks

Amidst acquisition talks, Snapdeal gets hit with two more devastating incidents that could potentially cripple the already faltering home-grown e-commerce giant.

GST tightens its noose over tax evaders in India

03 Apr 2017

GST tightens its noose over tax evaders in India

Under the new GST regime, tax evasion of over Rs. 5 crore is a non-bailable offence and police can nab the culprits without a warrant.

BCCI officials get directives from CoA

27 Mar 2017

BCCI officials get directives from CoA

The Committee of Administrators (CoA), appointed by the Supreme Court has issued a directive to the three top officials of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) after orders from the apex court.

N Chandrasekaran new Tata Sons chief from Feb 21

21 Feb 2017

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.

Chandrasekaran elected Chairman of Tata Steel

08 Feb 2017

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."

A look back at the career of Natarajan Chandrasekaran

12 Jan 2017

A look back at the career of Natarajan Chandrasekaran

Following the ouster of Cyrus Mistry as the chairman of Tata Sons on 24th October 2016, Natarajan Chandrasekaran was appointed as the chairman of the $103 billion Tata group today, bringing an end to an 80 day-long saga.

PayU buys Citrus Pay in a $130 million cash deal

14 Sep 2016

PayU buys Citrus Pay in a $130 million cash deal

Citrus Pay will be bought by PayU- the Naspers-owned online payments service provider for $130 million (Rs.865 crore).

Naspers set to buy payments platform Citrus Pay

08 Aug 2016

Naspers set to buy payments platform Citrus Pay

South African media group Naspers will buy India-based payment service provider Citrus Pay, in a deal that will value the payment platform at around Rs.1,000 to Rs.1,200 crore.