Enterprise

  • Model suing Playboy for $500,000 in damages after a golf ball was teed off her buttocks causing large bruise during shoot 18-03-2014 12:35 PM

    A bizarre lawsuit has hit Playboy Enterprises. A model is suing them and radio host Kevin Klein for $500,000 in damages after he teed off a golf ball positioned on her buttocks with a golf club during an amateur golf tournament in California, the Daily Mail reported. Elizabeth Dickson, 28,...
  • Bharti Enterprises announces top level changes 28-01-2014 06:04 PM

    In top level organisational changes, Bharti Enterprises on Tuesday elevated Gopal Vittal to head Airtel's operations in India and South Asia. Vittal is currently Airtel's joint MD ~~amp;amp; CEO (India). Manoj Kohli will also relinquish his position as MD ~~amp;amp; CEO (International) Bharti Airtel and will take over as MD...
  • 5 worst TV series finale ever 17-10-2013 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: "Now that i've let it sit for a week, the ending of Dexter was a bummer... Perfect example of a show that started off great and fell apart," tweeted 'Dexter' fan Mike Ferri. Agreed, it has been over a week since the finale of popular series 'Dexter' was...
  • Wal-Mart and partner Bharti Enterprises call off India joint venture 09-10-2013 10:18 AM

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc and its Indian partner Bharti Enterprises are breaking up their joint venture and will independently own and operate separate businesses in the country, the companies said in a joint statement on Wednesday. Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer, will acquire Bharti's 50 percent stake in Bharti Wal-Mart Pvt...
  • Retail plans with Bharti Enterprises not tenable, says Wal-Mart 07-10-2013 12:07 PM

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc's retail plans with India partner Bharti Enterprises are "not tenable" and both sides are looking for the best way to move forward, an executive with the US retailer told Reuters. Wal-Mart was expected to make a decision on its Indian retail plans later this month and Bharti...
  • Blackberry to shift focus from consumer market to enterprise customers 23-09-2013 05:22 PM

    Toronto: BlackBerry Ltd's plan to retreat from the consumer market in favor of its traditional strength serving businesses and governments is widely seen as a desperate move that industry watchers warn will only accelerate its downward spiral. The strategic shift and dramatic restructuring are fuelling fears about BlackBerry's long-term viability....
  • 170 stocks hit 52-week low amid market crash 03-09-2013 07:23 PM

    Mumbai:Hit by massive sell-off in the stock market, as many as 170 stocks touched their one-year low on the BSE on Tuesday, with the benchmark Sensex plummeting over 650 points. Among stocks that hit their 52-week low include PNB, Tata Chemicals, IDBI Bank, City Union Bank, Corporation Bank, Federal Bank,...
  • Leader Talk: In conversation with Steve Waugh, Rajan Bharti Mittal 24-08-2013 01:29 PM

    In this show we talk about leadership mantras with successful leaders from the world of sports and corporate India. ...
  • Red tape, graft: India no super market for Walmart 08-07-2013 09:24 AM

    Mumbai: Walmart's India expansion is stalled. When India announced last September that it would allow foreign supermarket chains to take majority ownership of their local operations, it marked a victory for Walmart Stores, which had spearheaded efforts to open the market and said its first retail store would open within...
  • BlackBerry launches new service to manage Android, Apple devices 25-06-2013 09:54 AM

    Toronto: BlackBerry launched a service on Tuesday allowing government agencies and corporate clients to secure and manage devices powered by Google Inc's Android platform and Apple Inc's iOS operating system. The long-anticipated offering, which BlackBerry had said would come out around mid-year, could help the company sell high-margin services to...
  • BlackBerry shifting emphasis from smartphones to services 22-05-2013 10:21 AM

    Toronto: BlackBerry no longer owns the fast-paced, innovative smartphone world but the company, whose email-on-your-hip devices once revolutionised the industry, now aims to run it. The change in focus was hard to miss at the company's well-attended annual conference in Florida last week, even as news of a new smartphone...
  • WB: Another chit fund company agent commits suicide 07-05-2013 04:51 PM

    Kolkata: Illegal finance schemes continued to claim lives in West Bengal on Tuesday. Yet another agent of yet another illegal deposits-taking company killed himself after being heckled by investors in the Self Trust Enterprises Ltd. Self Trust Enterprises went under in April. Mrinal Monal of North 24 Paraganas who was...
  • Create investment-friendly climate, PM urges bureaucrats 22-04-2013 05:15 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday stressed the need to build a climate favouring enterprise and investment while observing that the current economic downturn was only temporary. "I believe that we are facing only a temporary downturn that we should correct as quickly as possible...more needs to be...
  • India Inc fumes at holdback on FDI in retail 08-12-2011 07:08 AM

    New Delhi: The government's decision to hold back FDI in retail may have bought peace with the Opposition and certain allies, but voices of disapproval have started coming in from India Inc. Corporate India has given a thumbs down to the Manmohan Singh government for backing down on FDI in...
  • FDI in retail will create more jobs: Rajan Bharti Mittal 29-11-2011 10:18 AM

    The Bharti Enterprises MD said retailers in Punjab are already reaping benefits with their retail schemes. ...
  • The Reliance juggernaut on the move, again! 20-10-2011 11:23 AM

    India, for Paul E Jacobs - CEO of $ 11-billion telecom research and hardware company Qualcomm - has been like a box of chocolates, in a very Forrest Gump way. The good surprise came on June 11, 2010, when Qualcomm won the licence to offer broadband wireless access (BWA) in...
  • RIL to sign deal with Disney's UTV: Report 10-10-2011 12:39 PM

    Mumbai: Reliance Industries (RIL), India's largest listed firm, is set to sign a deal with the Indian unit of Walt Disney, to acquire content for its telecom operations, the Financial Times said. The deal by Reliance with UTV Software, in which Disney controls 50.44 per cent, is expected to be...
  • Reading made easy: Why just books libraries work 16-06-2011 12:59 PM

    Melissa DSilva goes to the library almost every day. For someone who is not a book lover, this is unusual. I dont like to read, she confesses. But I came here to find books on baby care, and things to occupy my mind and time. A few days ago, DSilva...
  • BSNL, MTNL to synergise operations 18-05-2011 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: Following directives from Telecom Ministry to synergise their operations, state-run MTNL on Wednesday said it has initiated process with BSNL to streamline their business, including telecommunications, enterprise and customer care to cut costs. Both the firms are reeling under huge financial losses and the Government has directed them...
  • Budget 2011: Rajan Bharti Mittal's suggestions 25-02-2011 09:38 AM

    Ahead of Budget 2011, Rajan Bharti Mittal, Vice Chairman and MD, Bharti Enterprises suggests ways to amplify GDP growth. ...
  • Patel, Maken happy with new portfolio 19-01-2011 05:17 PM

    New Delhi: Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Minister Praful Patel, who lost the Civil Aviation portfolio in the Cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday, said that he was happy with his new portfolio. Patel said, "I am very happy that I am getting a Cabinet berth. I think I deserve it as...
  • Hefner gets his hands back on Playboy 11-01-2011 11:06 AM

    Los Angeles: Hugh Hefner is regaining control of Playboy Enterprises, 57 years after founding the pioneering men's magazine, the company said Monday. Hefner, 84, will pay $ 207 million to take the company private and buy all the outstanding shares that he does not currently own. That sum represents an...
  • Forbes India: A TV story, retold 13-08-2009 01:20 PM

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  • The entrepreneur in you 01-04-2009 12:00 PM

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