PATNI

  • Gujarat: Justice for 'dukhi pati' on poll promise list April 20, 2014

    Ahmedabad: There are promises galore for voters in Ahmedabad East constituency with fringe political parties and Independent candidates promising justice for "aggrieved husbands" and "lavish" lifestyle for the poor in their manifestos. Dashrath Devda, who runs an NGO 'Akhil Bhartiya Patni Atyachar Virodhi Sangh' and is an Independent candidate...
  • Defence Ministry puts deals with Rolls Royce on hold March 3, 2014

    The Defence Ministry has put on hold all existing and future deals with Rolls Royce pending a CBI probe ordered into allegations of bribery and engaging middlemen in contracts worth Rs 10,000 crore for supply of aircraft engines to state-owned HAL. The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has also been asked to...
  • 'Shaitan' aims to raise awareness about crime November 30, 2012

    New Delhi: TV actor Sharad Kelkar is all set to host a new crime based show 'Shaitan', which he says will educate people and make them more aware of the reasons behind criminal offences. "The show is based on the reality of criminals and their thought process. It will also...
  • iGATE removes Patni from brand name May 7, 2012

    Bangalore: A year after it completed the acquisition of Patni Computer, iGATE Corporation on Monday announced its new identity, dropping Patni from its brand name. The new brand identity of the subsidiary of the USbased consulting, technology and BPO firm will be now just iGATE, the company said. In January 2011,...
  • Rituparna face of women entertainers campaign January 23, 2012

    Kolkata: Eminent actor Rituparna Sengupta has been appointed the face of the BIG Salute to Bangla Women Entertainers Award campaign, the campaign being the first initiative to honour women achievers. A creation of BIG LIVE the award will be an exclusive platform to honor women and celebrate the incredible...
  • Phaneesh Murthy appointed CEO of Patni May 12, 2011

    Bangalore: iGATE on Thursday announced the successful completion of Patni acquisition and appointment of Phaneesh Murthy as CEO of Patni. Consequently, Jeya Kumar has stepped down as the CEO of Patni. iGATE entered into purchase agreements on January 10 this year to...
  • iGate makes open offer for 20.6 pc Patni stake January 11, 2011

    Mumbai: Patni Computer Systems on Tuesday said that the USbased IT firm iGate has made an open offer for the 20.6 per cent stake in the company, in accordance with the requirements of the market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Yesterday, after several rounds of negotiations, the US...
  • iGate acquires majority stake in Patni January 10, 2011

    Bangalore: USbased iGate on Monday said it has acquired nearly 63 per cent stake in country's sixth largest IT firm Patni Computer Systems for $1.22 billion. iGate will buy 45.6 per cent of the shares of the three founders of Patni Narendra Patni, Gajendra Patni and Ashok Patni along...
  • Sakshat tablet, Facebook rumour: top trends today January 10, 2011

    1. Sakshat tablet It seems that this time around India's ultralow cost computing device is for real. The Rs 1500 Sakshat tablet initiative is by the government of India. 2. Facebook Shutting Down Rumor Goes Viral It's not clear how it started, but a ridiculous rumor that Facebook is shutting down is spreading...
  • iGate set to announce deal to buy Patni January 10, 2011

    Mumbai: US software firm iGate plans to host a press conference on Monday at which it is widely expected to announce a deal to buy India's Patni Computer for more than $900 million. The US company, backed by private equity firm Apax Partners, plans to pay around Rs 500 a share...
  • iGate cancels announcement of deal with Patni January 3, 2011

    New Delhi: IT firm iGate on Monday said it has called off announcement of its "significant corporate development", where it was expected to notify its deal for buying 63 per cent stake in Patni Computer Systems. "The significant corporate development that was set to be announced on Monday is off,"...
  • Sohrabuddin case: Congress redfaced too August 1, 2010

    Jaipur: Union Minister CP Joshi has courted controversy after he was felicitated by the marble lobby in Rajasthan which, a key Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) witness had alleged, paid Rs 10 crore to get Sohrabuddin Sheikh killed. Video footage available with CNNIBN shows the minister sharing dais with RK Patni,...
  • Delhi HC gives nod to telecast of Pati Patni Aur Woh October 6, 2009

    New Delhi: NDTV Imagine's reality show Pati Patni Aur Woh will continue to air after the Delhi High Court on Tuesday stayed the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR)'s earlier order halting its telecast. "The High Court has stayed the order from NCPCR and the show can run smoothly...
  • NGO complains against Pati Patni Aur Woh September 24, 2009

    New Delhi: A Delhibased NGO on Thursday complained to Minister of State for Women and Child Development (WCD) Krishna Tirath against the upcoming reality show Pati Patni Aur Woh citing health hazards to newborns and toddlers who feature in it. The written complaint was made by the Uday Foundation for...
  • SEBI bans Patni Shares from trading in mkts for 2 yrs July 11, 2007

    New Delhi: Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) prohibited Patni Shares and Derivatives and its two managers from dealing in securities market for a period of two years. The regulator today issued the ban orders against Patni Shares and its managers Ashish Patni and Ujwal Patni for acting...
  • Patni brothers selling stake slyly June 9, 2007

    New Delhi: A significant stake in IT firm Patni Computer Systems maybe on the block. But that's happening without CEO and Chairman Narendra Patni's consent. Sources told CNBCTV 18 that Patni was unaware of his brothers' plans of selling major stake in the company to big IT players in the...