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Who is Arvind Krishna? Little-known facts about IBM's new CEO

31 Jan 2020

Who is Arvind Krishna? Little-known facts about IBM's new CEO

After Alphabet and Microsoft, International Business Machines (IBM) has decided to bring an Indian-origin Chief Executive.

In Arun Jaitley, India has lost a legal luminary

25 Aug 2019

In Arun Jaitley, India has lost a legal luminary

Arun Jaitley, 66, donned many hats during his life. Starting off as a student leader and going on to handle key ministries like Finance and Defense in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, Jaitley's journey has been spectacular.

Five famous and successful alumni of IIM-Calcutta to know about

15 Jul 2019

Five famous and successful alumni of IIM-Calcutta to know about

The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are the most sought-after business schools in the country that provide quality management education.

Virat Kohli's 87-year-old "passionate fan" bags PepsiCo ad campaign

06 Jul 2019

Virat Kohli's 87-year-old "passionate fan" bags PepsiCo ad campaign

Earlier this week, an 87-year-old caught everyone's attention.

These IITians quit lucrative jobs to pursue their dreams, passions

05 Jul 2019

These IITians quit lucrative jobs to pursue their dreams, passions

The Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are the country's premier engineering institutes reputed for producing graduates of outstanding caliber who often land jobs at the top global companies.

#NewsBytesExclusive: GEM Enviro, start-up that recycles plastic waste into bags

17 May 2019

#NewsBytesExclusive: GEM Enviro, start-up that recycles plastic waste into bags

Let's face it, plastics are a threat for everyone, from humans on the land to creatures in the deepest parts of the ocean.

Indra Nooyi, former PepsiCo CEO, could head World Bank

16 Jan 2019

Indra Nooyi, former PepsiCo CEO, could head World Bank

Indra K. Nooyi, who led PepsiCo for 12 years before leaving the company in August last year, is being considered for the top post of World Bank, multiple reports claimed.

PM Modi inaugurates India's first inland waterway: Details here

12 Nov 2018

PM Modi inaugurates India's first inland waterway: Details here

On Monday, a vessel carrying PEPSICO (India) cargo docked at the holy city of Varanasi, marking India's first inland voyage by a container ship since it gained Independence.

After seven years, PepsiCo India is profitable again

02 Oct 2018

After seven years, PepsiCo India is profitable again

PepsiCo India, one of the biggest snacks and beverage makers in the country, has reported profits after seven years.

PepsiCo to install plastic crushing machines across Maharashtra in 2yrs

06 Sep 2018

PepsiCo to install plastic crushing machines across Maharashtra in 2yrs

Food and beverages firm PepsiCo India is planning to install reverse vending machines to crush PET plastic bottles in all the 36 districts of Maharashtra over the next two years, as part of its plastic waste management initiative, a top executive said.

Apple, JPMorgan, Pepsi express concerns over Trump's H-1B policy

25 Aug 2018

Apple, JPMorgan, Pepsi express concerns over Trump's H-1B policy

H-1B visas have been a touching topic ever since Donald Trump became the US President.

Trump hosts Nooyi, Banga among top corporate leaders for dinner

08 Aug 2018

Trump hosts Nooyi, Banga among top corporate leaders for dinner

PepsiCo's outgoing CEO Indra Nooyi and MasterCard's Chief Executive Ajay Banga were among a small group of top corporate leaders hosted by US President Donald Trump for a dinner at his private golf club in New Jersey to hear their perspective on the state of the country's economy.

Time to shift to family; not joining politics: Indra Nooyi

07 Aug 2018

Time to shift to family; not joining politics: Indra Nooyi

Indra Nooyi has ruled out joining politics and will now focus on her family after her long-innings at the beverage giant PepsiCo.

Everything to know about Ramon Laguarta, PepsiCo's new CEO

06 Aug 2018

Everything to know about Ramon Laguarta, PepsiCo's new CEO

It's official - Chennai-born Indra Nooyi is stepping down as the CEO of PepsiCo after 12 long years at the helm.

Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo CEO, steps down after 12 years

06 Aug 2018

Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo CEO, steps down after 12 years

Indra Nooyi, who has led global food and beverage giant PepsiCo as CEO for 12 years, is stepping down, the company announced.

Indian-American Dhivya Suryadevara to take over as General Motors CFO

14 Jun 2018

Indian-American Dhivya Suryadevara to take over as General Motors CFO

Another person of Indian origin has made their mark on the international platform. Indian-American Dhivya Suryadevara has been named the new Chief Finance Officer (CFO) of General Motors (GM), the US' largest automaker.

UP Cabinet Minister begins 5-day US visit to woo investors

01 May 2018

UP Cabinet Minister begins 5-day US visit to woo investors

Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Minister Sidhartha Nath Singh today began his five-day visit to the US with a high-level meeting with Medtronic, one of the largest health companies in the world.

Meet Vera, the Russian robot that is hiring humans

02 Apr 2018

Meet Vera, the Russian robot that is hiring humans

Last year, a McKinsey study found that automation would take '800 million jobs by 2030'. Fast-forward to today, Robots have found yet another job.

ICC appoints Indra Nooyi as its first independent female director

09 Feb 2018

ICC appoints Indra Nooyi as its first independent female director

In one of the biggest developments in the world of cricket, the ICC has announced that Indra Nooyi, the current chairman of PepsiCo, has been appointed as the first independent female director of the board.

Who are you trolling? Indra Nooyi? But why?

09 Feb 2018

Who are you trolling? Indra Nooyi? But why?

Like hundreds of others, I want a burger that doesn't spill all over while eating.

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo to change recipes of best-selling drinks

14 Oct 2017

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo to change recipes of best-selling drinks

Food and beverage behemoths Coca-Cola and PepsiCo are playing a big gamble in India by "changing" the recipes of their top-selling drinks.

Good ads are magic, but can they salvage bad products?

04 Aug 2017

Good ads are magic, but can they salvage bad products?

Today, when information moves from one corner of the world to another in seconds, effective marketing/advertising is key to ensure a successful product.

Healthier Maggi noodles - Nestle India launches iron fortified noodles

31 May 2017

Healthier Maggi noodles - Nestle India launches iron fortified noodles

Nestle India is revamping its Maggi Masala Noodles by cutting the salt content and adding iron to launch a new fortified variant of the ready-to-cook noodles.

Millennials are changing India, one decision at a time

17 May 2017

Millennials are changing India, one decision at a time

It is expected that within the next four years, India will have 64% of its population within the working age group, fuelling its growth.

HUL vs Amul, new wine in old bottle

26 Apr 2017

HUL vs Amul, new wine in old bottle

Amul and Hindustan Unilever Ltd are currently embroiled in a legal battle over the charges of 'disparaging others' products in an ad, initiated by HUL.

Stay on drawing of river water for PepsiCo, Coca Cola

12 Apr 2017

Stay on drawing of river water for PepsiCo, Coca Cola

PepsiCo and Coca Cola have been restrained from drawing water from Tamirabharani River till April 30 due to acute water shortage.

Madras HC permits Pepsi, Coke to use river water

02 Mar 2017

Madras HC permits Pepsi, Coke to use river water

Madras HC has lifted a ban which barred Pepsi and Coca Cola from using river water to manufacture beverages.

Varun Beverages own 90% of Zambian subsidiary

25 Feb 2017

Varun Beverages own 90% of Zambian subsidiary

Varun Beverages Ltd, the largest bottler for PepsiCo in India, has increased its stake in its Zambia subsidiary to 90% to benefit from fast-paced growth in the African nation.

A company which rents brainpower

09 Feb 2017

A company which rents brainpower

Xinova, founded in October 2015, is a Seattle-based company which rents out brainpower to solve problems.

America and its most famous immigrants

30 Jan 2017

America and its most famous immigrants

Immigrants from across the world have migrated to the US for a better life.

Trump picks Navarro, Spicer for top posts

23 Dec 2016

Trump picks Navarro, Spicer for top posts

Donald Trump appointed Peter Navarro, a hard-liner on US-China relations to head the White House's National Trade Council, a move that may irk Beijing.

Court fines Patanjali Rs.11 lakh for misbranding and misrepresentation

15 Dec 2016

Court fines Patanjali Rs.11 lakh for misbranding and misrepresentation

A fine of Rs.11 lakh was levied on Patanjali Ayurved Ltd, by a Haridwar court for "misbranding and misrepresentation of its products."

Indra Nooyi on Donald Trump's advisory council

14 Dec 2016

Indra Nooyi on Donald Trump's advisory council

PepsiCo chairperson Indra Nooyi has just been inducted on President-elect Donald Trump's advisory council; Trump's transition team made this announcement a short while earlier.

Former Texas Guv is Trump's Energy Secretary

14 Dec 2016

Former Texas Guv is Trump's Energy Secretary

US President-elect Donald Trump picked former Texas Governor Rick Perry to be his new Secretary of Energy; interestingly, during his 2012 Presidential bid, Perry proposed to scrap the the U.S. Department of Energy.

Trump picks Homeland Security chief

13 Dec 2016

Trump picks Homeland Security chief

Retired Gen John Kelly has been nominated as Donald Trump's new Chief of Homeland Security; Trump said Kelly's service made him the "ideal choice" to serve as the new Homeland Security chief.

ExxonMobil CEO may be Trump's Secretary of State

11 Dec 2016

ExxonMobil CEO may be Trump's Secretary of State

Sources said Rex Tillerson, the CEO of US oil behemoth ExxonMobil is likely to be nominated as Secretary of State under the Trump administration.

Scott Pritt to head EPA, Terry Branstad Ambassador to China

09 Dec 2016

Scott Pritt to head EPA, Terry Branstad Ambassador to China

Donald Trump has controversially appointed Oklahoma Attorney General and staunch climate change critic Scott Pritt to head the US Environment Protection Agency.

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.