Ratan Tata

Ratan Naval Tata is an Indian businessman and a former chairman of Tata Group. He was born on December 28, 1937, in Bombay (Mumbai). He is the son of Naval Tata. In 1991, he became the chairman of Tata group. He retired as chairman of the Tata Group in December 2012 and then again served as chairman for an interim term.

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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).

SC stays NCLAT order reinstating Cyrus Mistry as Tata Chairperson

10 Jan 2020

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

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

'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.

CarDekho raises $70 million in Series D funding round

05 Dec 2019

CarDekho raises $70 million in Series D funding round

CarDekho, a Jaipur-headquartered company providing enterprise mobility solutions as well as a platform to buy/sell used vehicles, has raised $70 million in a Series D round of funding.

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.

Years after Tata agitation, Mamata Banerjee faces battle in Singur

06 May 2019

Years after Tata agitation, Mamata Banerjee faces battle in Singur

In 2008, Singur became the hotbed of West Bengal politics after Mamata Banerjee led an agitation against Tata Motors, which catapulted her to national politics.

Boman Irani to play Ratan Tata in 'PM Narendra Modi'

21 Feb 2019

Boman Irani to play Ratan Tata in 'PM Narendra Modi'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's upcoming biopic PM Narendra Modi is in headlines again after it got a new member to its cast.

Why should we ignore Bollywood babas?

22 Dec 2018

Why should we ignore Bollywood babas?

Have you seen Elon Musk, Tim Cook, Ratan Tata giving people marital advice on Twitter? Or Sachin Tendulkar talking about how to raise funds from a venture capitalist? Exactly.

130+ fractures later, this multi-talented 14-year-old journeys on

10 Jul 2018

130+ fractures later, this multi-talented 14-year-old journeys on

The first time Sparsh Shah made it to news was in 2016, when he had recreated his idol Eminem's unforgettable rap 'Not Afraid.'

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.

Mumbai: Ratan Tata to now share the stage with RSS-chief

10 Jul 2018

Mumbai: Ratan Tata to now share the stage with RSS-chief

Industrialist Ratan Tata will be sharing the stage with RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat at an event in Mumbai on August 24 organized by NGO Nana Palkar Smriti Samiti, named after Sangh Pracharak Nana Palkar.

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.

Here's what the real life Kamli thinks about 'Sanju'

07 Jul 2018

Here's what the real life Kamli thinks about 'Sanju'

All those who have seen Ranbir Kapoor starrer 'Sanju', will be in love with Vicky Kaushal's character of Sanjay Dutt's best friend, Kamli.

'Sanju': Meet Sanjay Dutt's best friend Kamli played by Vicky

01 Jul 2018

'Sanju': Meet Sanjay Dutt's best friend Kamli played by Vicky

All those who have seen Ranbir Kapoor starrer 'Sanju', will most certainly be in love with Vicky Kaushal's character of Sanjay Dutt's best friend, Kamlesh Kanhaiyalal Kapasi aka Kamli.

Akash Ambani-Shloka Mehta's engagement was a star-studded affair: See pictures

01 Jul 2018

Akash Ambani-Shloka Mehta's engagement was a star-studded affair: See pictures

Mukesh and Nita Ambani's elder son Akash Ambani and his childhood sweetheart Shloka Mehta exchanged rings yesterday, amid massive fanfare.

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

09 Jun 2018

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

At Galaxy Apartments, Nitin Gadkari meets Salman Khan, father Salim

08 Jun 2018

At Galaxy Apartments, Nitin Gadkari meets Salman Khan, father Salim

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari met Bollywood star Salman Khan and his father Salim Khan, a noted screenwriter, as part of Bharatiya Janata Party's 'Sampark for Samarthan' campaign at Galaxy Apartment on Friday.

Hours before Shah-Thackeray meeting, Sena pokes fun at BJP chief

06 Jun 2018

Hours before Shah-Thackeray meeting, Sena pokes fun at BJP chief

Shiv Sena has shown its displeasure with ally BJP several times, but today, it chose a crucial moment.

Mumbai: Amit Shah to meet Tata, Lata, Madhuri tomorrow

05 Jun 2018

Mumbai: Amit Shah to meet Tata, Lata, Madhuri tomorrow

BJP president Amit Shah will tomorrow meet industrialist Ratan Tata, Lata Mangeshkar, and actor Madhuri Dixit and share the Modi government's achievements with them as part of his party's "contact for support" campaign.

Investing in stocks? These 6 start-ups can help you decide

03 Jun 2018

Investing in stocks? These 6 start-ups can help you decide

Everyone wants to invest their hard-earned money and grow it smartly. There are several investment options today, but stock investments remain one of the best and popular options to earn higher returns.

Indian company launches electric scooters that need no registration

18 May 2018

Indian company launches electric scooters that need no registration

Ampere Electric Vehicles, a Coimbatore-based electric vehicle manufacturer, has launched two new electric scooters.

Get over it, 'Adopt a heritage' scheme actually makes sense

04 May 2018

Get over it, 'Adopt a heritage' scheme actually makes sense

Government's 'Adopt a Heritage' (AaH) project stirred the Internet after Dalmia group signed an MoU to adopt the Red Fort.

#FinancialBytes: Investing in stocks? These start-ups help you with decide

26 Apr 2018

#FinancialBytes: Investing in stocks? These start-ups help you with decide

Everyone wants to invest their hard-earned money and grow it smartly. There are several investment options today, but stock investments remain one of the best and popular options to earn higher returns.

Why should we ignore Bollywood babas?

18 Apr 2018

Why should we ignore Bollywood babas?

Have you seen Elon Musk, Tim Cook, Ratan Tata giving people marital advice on Twitter? Or Sachin Tendulkar talking about how to raise funds from a venture capitalist? Exactly.

Foundation named after Mukherjee to improve people's quality of life

16 Mar 2018

Foundation named after Mukherjee to improve people's quality of life

In a bid to improve the quality of life of people, a foundation named after former President Pranab Mukherjee was launched in Delhi.

Home-rental startup NestAway raises Rs. 333cr from Goldman Sachs, others

01 Mar 2018

Home-rental startup NestAway raises Rs. 333cr from Goldman Sachs, others

Bengaluru-based online home-rental network NestAway Technologies has raised $51mn (Rs. 333.1cr) from investors including Goldman Sachs and a joint venture firm of noted industrialist Ratan Tata.

PM Modi inaugurates Global Investors' Summit in Maharashtra

18 Feb 2018

PM Modi inaugurates Global Investors' Summit in Maharashtra

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Global Investors' Summit at the 'Magnetic Maharashtra: Convergence 2018' conference at the MMRDA grounds in Mumbai's Bandra Kurla complex.

It might be end of the road for Tata Nano

26 Nov 2017

It might be end of the road for Tata Nano

The Tata Nano, the cheapest car launched in India in a decade, is likely to exit the market soon.

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

01 Nov 2017

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

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.

Ola raises $1.1bn from Tencent, another $1bn in "advanced talks"

11 Oct 2017

Ola raises $1.1bn from Tencent, another $1bn in "advanced talks"

Ola has confirmed that it raised a funding of $1.1bn from Chinese internet giant Tencent and is in "advanced talks" with others to raise an additional $1bn.

Ola to get $2bn in fresh funding from Tencent, SoftBank

03 Oct 2017

Ola to get $2bn in fresh funding from Tencent, SoftBank

While its biggest rival Uber is witnessing a tussle between its founder and erstwhile CEO Travis Kalanick and the present board, Ola is gearing up for another round of funding.

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 Nano may stage a comeback, as an electric car

27 Aug 2017

Tata Nano may stage a comeback, as an electric car

Tata Nano, which was released among much fanfare, has lost its steam over the years. Not only have the sales dwindled to an abysmal low, several allegations on the model have made it a tough sell.

Bombay HC refuses to regularize height limit for Dahi Handi

08 Aug 2017

Bombay HC refuses to regularize height limit for Dahi Handi

Bombay HC overruled SC's order and removed 20-feet height cap for human pyramids as well as reduced age limit of participants from 18 to 14 years for Dahi Handi celebrations.

Mumbai court allows paternity test of child

06 Aug 2017

Mumbai court allows paternity test of child

To prove charges of adultery levelled against mother of a two-year-old, sessions court allowed to conduct the paternity-test.

Is Tata going to take over Air India?

22 Jun 2017

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.

Traders' association to build toilets at Bengaluru metro stations

21 Jun 2017

Traders' association to build toilets at Bengaluru metro stations

The Chickpet Traders' Association has offered to to build pay and use toilets for passengers at the Metro station and talks are going on with Bangalore Metro Rail Corportation (BMRC) regarding the initiative.

Aggressive Delhi: The capital needs to take a 'chill pill'

30 May 2017

Aggressive Delhi: The capital needs to take a 'chill pill'

A recent Pew study ranked India the fourth-worst among 198 countries with regard to religious intolerance. That is just one facet of the increasing intolerance against opposing views.