Indira Gandhi's thank-you note to JRD Tata for perfumes now on display at revamped Bombay House
The Tata Experience Centre gives visitors get an insight into the history of the century-old group.
Visitors get an insight into the history of the century-old group that has given India some towering business personalities.
There are gems from the group’s archives such as a letter written by the former Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi to JRD Tata. In the letter, Gandhi thanked Tata for the perfumes sent from a cosmetics company which the group owned at the time. Those were simple times.
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Ratan Tata Turns 80: An Extraordinary Inning
Ratan Tata turns 80 on Thursday. From starting his career on the shop floor of Tata Steel in the 1960s, and handling the blast furnace, to heading the Tata Group as Chairman, it has been a long and eventful journey for him. Being a part of a large conglomerate like the Tatas and leading it came with its own set of challenges. And, naturally, Tata has gone through plenty of ups and downs - failed ventures, disputes, losses - in his professional life. But, like a true fighter, he has always managed to overcome all odds.
As the business icon turns a year older, here's looking back at some of his oft-used quotes that have been his life mantra.