Ratan Tata

  • Ratan Tata thanks Britain for civilian honour 14-04-2014 04:53 PM

    Mumbai: Tata Group Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata on Monday thanked the British government for awarding him one of its highest civilian honours, the Knight Grand Cross, in recognition for the work his group is doing in the island nation. "I am deeply touched and feel greatly honoured to receive the...
  • Sir Ratan Tata Trust inks 10-year pact with Uttarakhand government 07-03-2014 11:21 PM

    Sir Ratan Tata Trust (SRTT) hasinked a 10-year pact with the Uttarakhand government tocommence the second phase of Himmotthan project, which aims toempower the residents of the state. In 2004, SRTT had signed a 10-year agreement with theUttarakhand government for the first phase of the project.Citing the example of Himachal...
  • May launch Nano in Indonesia and bring back to India: Ratan Tata 29-11-2013 03:51 PM

    The Tata group may consider launching its small car Nano in a new avatar in another country like Indonesia, where it doesn't have the 'stigma' of being 'the cheapest car', and bring it back to India for a fresh start with a new image, according to Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata....
  • Ratan Tata's grace and wisdom moved me: Starbucks CEO 19-11-2013 06:54 PM

    Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz has voiced his admiration for industrialist Ratan Tata's "grace" and wisdom, saying he was moved by the business icon's words during the launch of the coffee chain's flagship store in Mumbai in year 2012. "At the celebratory dinner the night of the Mumbai (store's) opening, Ratan...
  • Ratan Tata is Sachin Tendulkar of corporate India: Chidambaram 16-11-2013 11:10 AM

    Mumbai: Praising industrialist Ratan Tata, Finance Minister P Chidambaram described him as the Sachin Tendulkar of corporate India. Chidambaram was speaking after honouring the Chairman Emeritus of the Tata Group with the first CII President's award for his contributions to industry and society. With a large gathering of corporate leaders...
  • Radia Tapes: SC asks Centre, CBI to reply on plea 13-11-2013 01:16 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre and CBI to file replies on a plea seeking to direct the government to take action on findings of Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) which found "irregularities" in some business transactions after examining Niira Radia tapes. A bench of justices...
  • Radia tapes: SC asks CBI, Centre to reply on plea 13-11-2013 01:05 PM

    Taking exception to the strong words used by senior counsel Rajiv Dhawan about court adjourning the hearing on the petition by industrialist Ratan Tata in Niira Radia tapes case, the Supreme Court bench headed by Justice GS Singhvi on Wednesday recused itself from hearing the matter. "We will not hear...
  • Will invest in Air India if government privatises it: Ratan Tata 25-10-2013 06:15 PM

    Mumbai: In what is being seen as a significant statement, noted industrialist Ratan Tata on Friday said that he would consider investing in Air India if the government privatises the airline. Tata's comments came weeks after Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said it was his personal opinion that the government...
  • Ratan Tata to be inducted into a US Academy 05-10-2013 10:02 AM

    Washington: India's leading industrialist Ratan Tata will be formally inducted into the prestigious National Academy of Engineering in the US on Sunday for his "outstanding contributions" to industrial development in India and the world over. Tata, chairman emeritus of the Tata Group, one of India's largest and oldest conglomerate, will...
  • Ratan Tata joins board of trustees of American think tank 19-09-2013 09:24 AM

    India's leading industrialist Ratan Tata has been nominated as a member of the board of trustees of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, an American think tank, a media release has said. "We are extremely proud to welcome Ratan to our board of trustees," Harvey V Fineberg, chairman of the...
  • Leader Talk: In conversation with Ratan Tata, Kapil Dev 07-09-2013 07:00 PM

    In this show we talk about the leadership mantras with successful leaders from the world of corporate India and sports. ...
  • Vested interests have delayed or manipulated government policy: Ratan Tata 28-08-2013 10:46 PM

    Former chairman of Tata Group Ratan Tata broke his silence in an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN on the leadership deficit and economic crisis in the country. ...
  • Leadership deficit in India aggravating economic crisis: Ratan Tata 28-08-2013 09:15 AM

    New Delhi: Former chairman of Tata Group Ratan Tata on Tuesday said that the leadership deficit in India is aggravating our economic crisis. Tata broke his silence in an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN on the leadership deficit and economic crisis in the country. Ratan Tata said that the country needed...
  • Ratan Tata attends SC hearing on Nira Radia tapes 21-08-2013 11:28 AM

    New Delhi: Former Tata Group chief Ratan Tata on Wednesday came to the Supreme Court to attend a hearing in the Nira Radia case. The Supreme Court is hearing a PIL filed by the NGO, Centre for Public Interest Litigation, seeking the tapes to be made public. Ratan Tata himself...
  • Antony, Tata may give evidence in Finmeccanica trial 29-07-2013 08:47 PM

    Busto Arsizio: Defence minister AK Antony, together with a former UK defence minister and ex-chairman of Tata Group, have been lined up as witnesses in a trial of former bosses of Italy's Finmeccanica over corruption in a helicopter deal with India. The trial has raised the prospect that Finmeccanica could...
  • AirAsia applies for NOC for operations in India 02-07-2013 11:28 AM

    New Delhi: Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia may soon be starting with its India operations as part of its joint deal with the Tata Group. AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes on Tuesday said that it has applied for a No Objection Certificate, while Aviation Minister Ajit Singh hinted that the process won't...
  • Tata's Mistry man: Tightening belts as frugal era begins 27-05-2013 01:10 PM

    Mumbai: As Ratan Tata strode the halls of the Geneva Motor Show in March, joking with journalists and chatting with auto industry leaders, his successor at the helm of India's biggest business group stood silently on the sidelines. Shunning the spotlight since taking charge of the $100 billion Tata group...
  • Talk Asia: Ratan Tata on the 12-fold rise in Tata empire 28-12-2012 11:45 PM

    Ratan Tata, who retired on December 28, 2012 speaks about the legacy of his family and the huge business empire. ...
  • Ratan Tata retires on 75th birthday, holidays in Pune lakehouse 28-12-2012 03:16 PM

    Twenty one years after he took over the reins of Tata Sons, Ratan Tata retired on Friday, his 75th birthday. ...