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  • N. Chandrasekaran planning to consolidate Tata Group, by merging smaller companies

    As per a report by The Mint Tata Sons chairman N. Chandrasekaran is planning to consolidate group firms to weed out duplication and increase efficiency, two Tata group executives said. Tata group over the years has grown into many businesses that range from checmicals and fertilizers to auto components and therapeutics over the last 110 years. Of all theses business some are doing well, some are not and some are doing the same work.

  • Bank to discuss debt restructuring proposals for Anil Ambani’s Reliance communication’s today

    Anil Ambani’s Reliance communication Ltd (RCom) has a debt of Rs 47,332 crore, and, its lenders have called for a meeting today to discuss restructuring proposals for the debt-ridden telecom firm. According a report by the The Mint on Thursday, ratings agency Fitch said “some kind of default is a real possibility”, while cutting RCom’s debt rating to junk status.

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    Mumbai: FIR against Rishi Kapoor lodged at Khar police station for cutting a tree!

    Mumbai: On BMC’s complaint, Khar police station has filed a FIR against actor Rishi Kapoor for trimming a tree more than what was permitted, and, chopping off its branches. Police also registered FIR against contractor, who was appointed by Kapoor, Under Section 8, Section 21 of the Maharashtra protection and preservation of Tree Act.

  • PV Sindhu’s photoshoot for a magazine cover makes her look nothing like herself!

    Mumbai: If you are PV Sindhu fans, than you will be upset with a cover photoshoot for a fashion magazine cover. The World Champion badminton player PV Sindhu was a ideal choice for June Verve cover page. But what happened to her face. She looks unrecognisable in the picture. The shoot took place at the prestigious Falaknuma place, Hyderabad, where she seen in a floral attire. Sindhu was styled by Mohit Rai,

  • Capital Float: Floating on lending capital

    Capital Float is a digital lending company and the trade name of Zen Lefin Pvt Ltd, a registered NBFC with the RBI. The company lends on a co-lending basis with partnerships across many verticals. The quick turnaround plus partnerships across verticals is what the business prides itself on. Gaurav Hinduja, co-founder, shares his future plans with Pankaj Joshi.

  • Smart cities would trigger growth for co-working spaces, says Awfis’ Amit Ramani

    Launched in April  2015, a co-working space company— Awfis has evolved rapidly. It has helped various businesses find a cost-effective quality option across the seven key metros. The founder and CEO of Awfis, Amit Ramani, discusses the evolution of the company and opportunities in the space to Pankaj Joshi

  • California sixth-grader Ananya Vinay wins US Scripps National Spelling Bee to take home $40,000

    Ananya Vinay never looked all that impressed by any of the words she was given in the finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. The 12-year-old from Fresno, California, showed little emotion and didn’t take much time as she plowed through word after word. Ananya Vinay correctly spelled the word “macrcain”, a dress fabric made of wrap of silk or rayon and a filling of other yearns to win the spelling bee

  • Teabox offers you a handpicked selection from over 150 tea gardens

    By offering a handpicked selection from over 150 tea gardens across Darjeeling, Assam, Kangra, the Nilgiris and Nepal, Teabox is wooing tea lovers across 111 countries. 2012-formed company with a customer base of over 60,000 across the globe, plans to grow 2-3 times in the coming year, reveals Kaushal Dugar, CEO and founder of Teabox.

  • Son Rishi remembers father Raj Kapoor on his 29th death anniversary

    Mumbai: Actor Rishi Kapoor has paid homage to his father, legendary actor-filmmaker, Raj Kapoor on his 29th death anniversary today. Kapoor died of complications related to asthma on June 2, 1988, at the age of 63 in New Delhi. Remembering his father, the 64-year-old actor took to Twitter, where he quoted a line of the iconic song “Jeena Yahaan Marna Yahaan” from the film “Mera Naam Joker”.

  • Monexo: Trying to fill the void

    Peer to peer (P2P) lending is taking root in India and Monexo is among the earliest players to establish a lending platform. After Hong Kong and India, the company has plans to enter into Singapore, Philippines and Indonesia. Mukesh Bubna, founder and CEO of Monexo, talks about the inherent scalability of the business and the company’s plans to Pankaj Joshi.

  • Must Watch: Why NDTV anchor Nidhi Razdan asked BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra to leave the show

    In what can be considered to be the latest incident of a live television debate gone wrong, NDTV Executive editor, Nidhi Razdan threw Sambit Patra who is BJP’s national spokesperson out of her show over a statement he gave defaming her network. Patra who is otherwise a fluent speaker and known for his eloquent ways of argument was caught off guard by Razdan when she very politely announced that she won’t take

  • US Visa Applications: New rules require you to share social media, personal info of past 15 years

    Those applying for a visa to enter US will now required to share information regarding their social media handles for the past five years, e-mail address and phone numbers for the past 15 years and other information including address, travel and employment history. The new questionnaire for the visa applicants has been rolled out by the Trump administration and has been approved on May 23 by the Office of Management and Budget. The new

  • Mumbai: Trombay Police gets assaulted while clearing up illegal construction

    Mumbai: The Municipal Corporation took up a bold decision for road widening by cutting down all the illegal construction which was situated near the area. On Wednesday, Municipal Corporation was demolished illegal huts in the Trombay region. For security purposes the Trombay police were present at that place. While demolishing the hut in Panjarpol, the residents assaulted a police officer. The two resident involved in the incident were arrested immediately.