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26 September, 2017 5:30 AM Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on the Firm's Culture Overhaul, His New Book, and More

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has long been a fan of dropping literary references into business conversation. He quoted Nietzsche in an investor call. He's paraphrased Oscar Wilde in an employee memo. He's tweeted book lists that include Plato and Piaget, and shared insights about teamwork from a nonfiction tale of the rowing team that won the 1936 Olympics 22

22 September, 2017 3:53 PM Govt shuffles top civil servants

The government has effected a shuffle of top civil servants, appointing G. Kamala Vardhana Rao as Principal Secretary, Public Works, and asking M.G. Rajamanickam to focus entirely on the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC). Mr. Rajamanickam has been divested of his responsibility as managing director of the Kerala Financial Corporation (KFC) 23

22 September, 2017 9:59 AM With tax claims and CBI case, NDTV may not be a SpiceJet for Ajay Singh

Should he indeed acquire majority ownership in NDTV, Ajay Singh's navigational abilities will be put to severe test by several air pockets Three years after he famously took over the then-troubled airline Spicejet, Ajay Singh of 'Ab ki Baar, Modi Sarkar' fame is rumoured to have picked up a 40 per cent stake in listed broadcaster New Delhi Television 17

20 September, 2017 3:37 AM Mahindra & Mahindra set to buy big tractor company in Turkey

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) is set to buy a big tractor company in Turkey, reports CNBC-TV18. The company has zeroed in on one of Turkey's top five tractor makers, with the acquisition in 'final stages'. An announcement to this effect is expected shortly. This would be M&M’s second tractor acquisition in Turkey this year. In January 2017, it had acquired 24

19 September, 2017 10:31 PM Tata Sons ups stakes in group cos via block deals

Mumbai: In its efforts to have better control over its listed arms, Tata Sons — the holding company of the Tata Group — spent a little over Rs 3,200 crore (about $500 million) on Tuesday to increase its stakes in Tata Motors, Tata Chemicals and Tata Global Beverages. The stake purchases were though a series of block deals on the BSE, official data showed 29

19 September, 2017 6:23 AM Why M&M-Ford alliance makes sense, and could soon give Maruti a run for its money

The renewed alliance of Ford Motor Co. and Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. makes sense for a host of reasons. As Gadfly has argued before, the car market that's soon to be the world's third-biggest is almost impregnable to new entrants thanks to the power of Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. and, to a lesser extent, Hyundai Motor Co. Within the past four months alone 38

13 September, 2017 3:16 PM OpenTap plans to lend ₹100 crore by Dec. 18

Eyes customer acquisition to scale up OpenTap, a fintech company, is planning to lend short term loans worth ₹100 crore by December 2018, said a top official. “The journey started some 24 months ago and in the trial period leading up to December 2016, we lent ₹30 lakh,” said Senthil Natarajan, chief executive officer. “Our goal is to scale up our business 32

12 September, 2017 12:40 AM Piyush Goyal confident Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project will be ready one year before schedule

Ahead of the ground-breaking ceremony of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project, railway minister Piyush Goyal on Monday exuded confidence that the project would be completed one year before the schedule. Goyal said the officials of Japanese and Indian Railways have set the deadline of 2023 but considering the pace of work, the project is likely to be ready 40

11 September, 2017 10:31 AM Infosys acquires Brilliant Basics digital innovation, customer experience studio

New Delhi: IT giant Infosys on Monday announced that it has completed the acquisition of Brilliant Basics, a London-based product design and customer experience (CX) innovator, in accordance with the terms set out in the agreement announced by the company on August 3, 2017. Through this acquisition, Infosys aims to further expands its worldwide connected 40

11 September, 2017 9:25 AM Cyient to acquire USA-based B&F Design Inc

IT major Cyient today said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 100 per cent equity in the US-based B&F Design Inc for an undisclosed sum. The company said the acquisition will be carried out through its step down subsidiary Cyient Defense Services Inc. Founded by Raymond Forgione in 1965 as a family business, B&F Design initially offered 42