Harvard Business School

  • Harvard Business School alumni gift tricycles to disabled February 25, 2014

    An alumni team from the Harvard Business School on Tuesday visited the manufacturing centre of the world-famous Jaipur Foot, interacted with disabled people from various parts of India and gifted them tricycles and other aides. The delegation of 56 alumni - which included people from the US and Britain, South American...
  • India will see faster, more inclusive growth: President February 24, 2014

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee said faster, more inclusive and sustainable growth is an "impending reality for India". "As the number of middle-class consumers continues to swell, the market is likely to become more attractive for global business," he said while addressing participants of the reunion of owner/president management programme of...
  • Indian-origin academician appointed dean of Harvard College January 23, 2014

    New York: Indian-origin academician Rakesh Khurana has been appointed dean of the prestigious Harvard College and will take over his new role in July. Khurana is the Marvin Bower Professor of Leadership Development at Harvard Business School (HBS), professor of sociology in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) and...
  • Azam Khan detention: UP minister writes to Obama May 1, 2013

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh minister Shivpal Singh Yadav's letter to US President Barack Obama on cabinet colleague Azam Khan being detained at Boston airport has triggered a controversy with opposition parties and civil society activists terming it objectionable. In a petition sent to Governor BL Joshi, activist Urvashi Sharma termed the letter...
  • Azam Khan to cut short US visit after 'long frisking' at airport April 26, 2013

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Minister Mohammad Azam Khan has decided to cut short his US trip after his "long and humiliating frisking" at the Logan airport in Boston, an official said in Lucknow. In a statement issued by his personal assistant Muktinath Jha late Thursday, the Minister alleged that on the...
  • Akhilesh to share Maha Kumbh success story at Harvard April 25, 2013

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday left for the United States to deliver a lecture at Harvard Business School. Akhilesh will address students on the successful hosting of Maha Kumbh 2013. Akhilesh is expected to talk about the administrative challenges faced in hosting the 55-day long...
  • Punjab restaurant attracts Harvard Business School April 20, 2013

    Attari: The novel concept of promoting friendship through food at 'Sarhad', a restaurant serving the best of cuisines from both sides of Punjab, has attracted attention of Harvard Business School. 'Sarhad', which promotes cultural and culinary heritage of pre-partition Punjab, was picked up as a mini project for Digital Marketing...
  • Rajat Gupta: The tainted Wall Street poster-boy October 27, 2011

    New York: Rajat Gupta, an accused in an insider trading scam in the US, was hailed for long as a poster-boy of Indians scaling great heights in corporate echelons abroad and his friends describe him as a God-fearing, 'first-class guy'. A native of Kolkata and an IITian, Gupta moved up the...
  • Harvard gets its first Indian-origin Dean May 5, 2010

    Chicago: Harvard Business School has appointed Indian-origin Nitin Nohria as its 10th Dean, making him the first member from the community to occupy the post in the prestigious institution's 102-year old history. Nohria, the Richard P Chapman Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School (HBS), will take up his new...
  • From IIM to Harvard, Lalu is the best manager February 14, 2009

    His economic sense and simple thinking is now part of management study material. ...
  • MBA aspirants move over IIMs, eye the world’s best January 24, 2008

    Chandigarh: For MBA aspirants who couldn't crack the CAT, there is hope still. Scores of students across the country are opting for the best international business schools. Mohinder Rajput never managed to make it to any of the IITs. He took the CAT twice, but the IIMs never came calling. He...
  • Lalu plays biz guru for Harvard boys December 27, 2006

    New Delhi: He walks like a top-notch corporate tycoon these days. From Kurta pyjama start to market perfection, Lalu who was once the CEO of social justice private limited is lecturing today’s cream management harvest. Union Railway Minister Lalu Yadav lectured a group of students from the Harvard Business School...