Zoomcar appoints CV Ramachandran as independent director
He has also worked for over 30 years as a partner at Accenture, AlixPartners, ATKearney and Booz Allen, according to a company release. He has led the growth of businesses in NA, Europe and Asia and has had operating roles at Ford Motor and Midland Ross.
India Inc has a boardroom problem
As GoI mandates stricter parameters for hiring and potential candidates get more careful about companies th...
Recollecting India's frantic efforts to end starvation after independence
The nature of hunger has changed, but at a basic level, India still...
The story few now remember: When free speech was muzzled the first time in independent India
Shyama Prasad Mookerji’s prophetic warning to Nehru, delivered during the parliamentary debate remains relevant as ever: “Maybe you will continue for eternity, in the next generation, for generations unborn; that is quite possible. But supposing some other party comes into authority? What is the precedent you are laying down?”
People are protesting to remind govt of constitutional values: Rohit De, professor of history, Yale University
The protestors are saying that the Constitution protects many of our rights. The new laws seek to deviate from that. The institutions that are supposed to protect us — political parties, the judiciary — have not stepped in. So people are coming out to hold these values up and remind them that they can’t deviate from the basic structure of the Constitution, asserted Rohit De.
Sebi to hire independent agencies to dispose of attached assets
The Securities and Exchange Board of India said bids can be submitted by February 10, 2020.
Xiaomi spins off POCO as an independent in brand India
"What started as a sub-brand in POCO has grown into its own identity in a short span of time. We feel the time is right to let POCO operate on its own now. We will spin it off as an independent brand," Manu Jain, Xiaomi Vice President and Xiaomi India Managing Director, said.
View: FM needs to restore RBI’s independence, and sternly balance her Budget
It is the central government, and its financier, the Reserve Bank of India. Sitharaman had budgeted for a generous fiscal deficit, and former RBI governor Urjit Patel had reluctantly promised to finance it.
View: Independent Directors' registration process is absurd and embodies bureaucratic overkill
This is a ridiculous set of rules and procedures that uses the power of the State to mandatorily collect data from us, and park these at an institute, which is then authorised to examine us.
Government considering specific excise duty on ATF
Concessional rate of 2 per cent is applicable for ATF sold under Regional Connectivity Scheme. Ad valorem rate means that the impact of an increase in price of the fuel because of global rate hike translates into an even higher price for airlines as the tax incidence also rises.
History written after Independence overlooked several major aspects: PM Modi
Modi dedicated to the nation four refurbished heritage buildings of the city - the Old Currency Building, the Belvedere House, the Metcalfe House and the Victoria Memorial Hall.
India exploring ways to source crude oil from Russia: Pradhan
Indian refiners have been seeking crude oil from different parts of the globe to reduce their dependence on the conflict-prone Middle-East region that currently makes up about 60 percent of its imports.
2020 to be a year of consolidation & transition for D-Street: Aditya Birla AMC
The fund house believes corporate earnings growth is likely to pickup in line with the improvement in the economy. It projects FY21 Nifty earnings growth at around 23 per cent.
Over 1,000 individuals register with independent directors' databank
The databank is expected to become a comprehensive repository of both existing independent directors as well as individuals eligible and willing to be appointed as independent directors. The Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA), under the Corporate Affairs Ministry, is maintaining the databank portal.
I resigned from YES Bank as independent director because of corporate governance failure: Uttam Prakash Agarwal
I was also not satisfied with the system being followed for raising capital.
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