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ICFA presents ‘Global Agriculture Leadership Award 2016’ to Ratan Tata

Indian Council of Food and Agriculture (ICFA) has presented ‘Global Agriculture Leadership Award 2016‘ to the interim Chairman of Tata Sons Ratan Tata. According to ICFA, ‘Lifetime Achievements Award 2016’ has been conferred to Tata for transforming Tata Group as the globally admired group during his tenure as Chairman for a period of two decades. ..

Mukesh Ambani, Tata join Bill Gates for $1 billion clean energy fund

The Breakthrough Energy Coalition (BEC) with members like Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani, Tata Sons Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata, Alibaba’s Jack Ma and other billionaires will invest more than $1 billion in clean energy called the Breakthrough Energy Ventures (BEV). The fund has been created to fight climate change through innovation in clean energy over ..

Cyrus Mistry removed as Tata Industries director

Cyrus Mistry has been removed as director of Tata Industries following shareholders’ vote. An Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) was called to remove him. Tata Industries is a subsidiary of Tata Sons. Last week, the interim chairman of Tata Sons, Ratan Tata had appealed to the shareholders to remove Mistry on the ground that his presence on ..

Ratan Tata : Swiss Ambassador’s Award for Exceptional Leadership

Ratan Tata : Swiss Ambassador’s Award for Exceptional Leadership Tata Group Chairman, Ratan Tata was awarded with the ‘Swiss Ambassador’s Award for Exceptional Leadership’. The award recognizes persons who have contributed to the endorsement of Indo-Swiss bilateral relations or have stood out for their outstanding role in the society and industry.

News Today: November 23, 2011

Don’t allow release of ‘Dam 999’, demands Karunanidhi DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M.Karunanidhi demanded ban on the release of the controversial movie “Dam 999”. WB govt gives green signal to Baichung’s football academy The much-awaited academy of former Indian football skipper Baichung Bhutia got the green signal from the West Bengal ..

News Today : October 16 -19, 2011

“Occupy Wall Street” Movement: Protesters fill New York City’s Times Square Thousands of protesters occupied New York City’s Times Square, buoyed by a day of demonstrations around the world in support of their month long campaign against corporate greed. It is a People powered Movement, Ongoing in New York City based in Zuccotti Park in ..

News Today January 26 & 27, 2010

Abbreviations:WADR : Weighted Average Discount RateWCTL : Working Capital Term LoanWEO : World Economic OutlookWGRFIS : Working Group on Future Role of Financial InstitutionsXBRL : Extensible Business Reporting LanguageXML : Extensible Markup LanguageYTM : Yield to Maturity National Updates:Padma Awards 2010Padma Awards, the country’s highest civilian awards, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, ..

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1. Mahindra & Mahindra Tie Up with Corporation Bank2.India Winning the Series in New Zealand3. India has 23rd least Friendly Tax climate4. LIC contract to ElectraCard Services5. Swapanali Yadav6. DRDO Nishant7. Sir Jehangir Ghandy Medal to Ratan Tata8. Kalpen Suresh Modi9. Export-Import Bank of China (China Exim) and ICICI Bank10. Japan now top M&A; market ..