HINDUJAS

  • 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare's wife Kavita in coma after suffering brain haemorrhage September 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Kavita Karkare, widow of former Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) chief Hemant Karkare who died fighting terrorists during the 26/11 attacks here, has been admitted to a hospital after she suffered brain haemorrhage and slipped into coma, police sources said on Sunday. "Kavita Karkare sustained a brain haemorrhage because of which...
  • Hinduja brothers presented Lifetime Achievement Award in UK September 25, 2014

    London: Leading NRI businessmen G P Hinduja and S P Hinduja have been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award in Business at a ceremony in the House of Lords. The award, constituted by the Indo-European Business Forum (IEBF), was presented to the Hinduja brothers at the event which was hosted...
  • Hinduja brothers top UK's 'super rich' list May 11, 2014

    London: The Hinduja brothers have emerged as the richest persons in the UK, which boasts of 102 billionaires, including Lord Swraj Paul and four others of Indianorigin. The Londonbased Srichand and Gopichand Hinduja, who have a fortune of 11.9 billion pounds "up by an astonishing 1.3 billion pounds in the...
  • 'Kill The Rapist?' trailer: Makers ask viewers to suggest climax December 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Kill The Rapist' have released the film's trailer. The hard hitting trailer features Anjali Patil, Sunny Hinduja, Sadiya Siddiqui and Isheta Sarckar as important characters of the film. The film has been directed by Sanjay Chhel. Interestingly, the makers have asked the viewers to suggest...
  • Hrithik Roshan's health issues postpone 'Shuddhi' November 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Hrithik Roshan is heading to an undisclosed location abroad for his medical treatment Saturday night. Contrary to reports that he will be accompanied by his parents, a source says one of his friends will travel with the actor. The 'Krrish' star has been suffering bouts of headache. In July this...
  • There is a superhero in all of us: Hrithik August 5, 2013

    Post his brain surgery, Hrithik Roshan talks about his experience and recalls how the doctors had told him that a steel rod had to be drilled into his skull. He had the choice to either undergo the trauma or just do it and get over with it and move on...
  • No easy road for Ashok Leyland July 30, 2013

    Dheeraj Hinduja, chairman of Ashok Leyland, India's secondlargest truck manufacturer, got a taste of shareholder activism at the company AGM on July 16. During a threehour meeting, shareholders expressed displeasure at everything including results performance, dividend payout last fiscal (60 paise per share versus Re 1 the previous year) and...
  • Hrithik Roshan's come out of the surgery stronger, says Sussanne July 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Hrithik Roshan underwent a brain surgery for removal of a clot at the Hinduja Hospital here Sunday. The surgery was successful and his wife Sussanne Roshan shows "gratitude" to everyone for their "good wishes and prayers" for the star. Hrithik, who was diagonsed with chronic subdural haematoma and was admitted...
  • Mukesh and Anil Ambani 20th richest in world: Times report April 21, 2013

    London: India's leading industrialist brothers, Mukesh and Anil Ambani, have been together listed as 20th richest in the world in the Sunday Times Rich List 2013. The brothers, who have separate industrial empire in India, have been clubbed together under the category of Petrochemicals and they are jointly assessed worth...
  • Andhra bandh over power tariff hike successful: K Nageshwar April 9, 2013

    How has Andhra Pradesh responded to the bandh call over power tariff hike? Political analyst & independent member of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council K Nageshwar joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. People put the politicians to power and have got to pay a high price for it?...
  • Hindujas emerge as the richest Asians in Britain March 23, 2013

    London: Leading NRI businessmen Srichand Hinduja and Gopi Hinduja, Chairman and CoChairman of the Hinduja Group, have emerged as the richest Asians in Britain in 2013. After playing second fiddle for years to steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal, the Londonbased Hinduja brothers have come out top this year with net wealth...
  • Snapshot: Shilpa Shetty at the Maha Kumbh Mela January 16, 2013

    Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty took a holy dip at the first day of the Maha Kumbh. The 37yearold new mother, who did not bring her sevenmonthsold Viaan, was accompanied by her parents. "Took 3 very cold dips, brrrrrrr!! Officially, now I will attain moksh salvation). Now back in Mumbai, can't...
  • Gulf Oil acquires Houghton International for over $ 1 bn November 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Hinduja group firm Gulf Oil Corporation Ltd on Wednesday said it is fully acquiring USbased Houghton International Inc for $ 1.045 billion (about over Rs 5,685 crore) through a UKbased subsidiary. "An agreement was signed for the acquisition by its whollyowned subsidiary in the UK on November 6,...
  • Forbes rich list: The top 10 richest in India October 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani is the country's richest man with a personal fortune of $ 21 billion, according to Forbes Magazine. Mukesh Ambani beats steel giant Lakshmi Mittal and Wipro head Azim Premji to top the Forbes's list. Lakshmi Mittal has attained the second spot with $16...
  • Mumbai woman is India's 1st to get lung transplant August 16, 2012

    Mumbai: In a major achievement, a Mumbai woman became the first India to have successfully got her lung transplanted. Bed ridden for almost all of last year, Jayashree Mehta's lungs had thickened so much that she needed nine litre of external oxygen supply in a day. "It was very difficult....
  • Is surrogacy leading to exploitation of poor women? June 19, 2012

    India is fast turning into a surrogacy hub for couples desperate to have children. What is worse is that most of this fledgling industry is operating unchecked. This brings us to the nagging question is surrogacy leading to exploitation of poor women? CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose took up the question...
  • Shilpa Shetty gives birth to a baby boy May 21, 2012

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty gave birth to a baby boy at Hinduja Healthcare Surgical Hospital in suburban Khar this morning. Husband Raj Kundra said on Twitter: "God has blessed us with a beautiful baby boy. Both mother and baby are fine. I am thrilled to bits." Shilpa and Raj have...
  • Mumbai: 2 new cases of drugresistant TB found April 30, 2012

    Mumbai: Four months after Mumbai's premier Hinduja hospital reported 12 cases of "Totally Drug Resistant TB", the hospital has reported 2 new cases. The bad news is that the state health department remains in denial. Nearly 1,000 Indians die of tuberculosis every day, and the biggest threat at this point is...
  • Allow NRIs to invest via overseas bodies: Hinduja March 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Pitching for simplification of investment procedures for NRIs, the UKbased conglomerate Hinduja Group's Chairman SP Hinduja has said that the Indians settled abroad should also be allowed to invest in the country through overseas corporate entities. In the upcoming Union Budget, the Government should also consider bringing NRIs at...
  • Hinduja seeks equal taxation for overseas Indians February 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Seeking equal treatment in investment and taxation between overseas and resident Indians, diversified conglomerate Hinduja Group on Sunday said amnesty must be given to bring back black money from foreign soil to India. In a prebudget memorandum to Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, Hinduja Group...
  • Photogallery: The big fat Hinduja wedding February 14, 2009

    Mumbai: The Ambika HindujaRaman Macker wedding finally happened on Thursday night and almost entire Bollywood was there to bless the couple. While Abhishek Bachchan arrived with friends Ritesh Deshmukh and Karan Johar, Hrithik stuck to his wife Suzanne. Madhavan held the mantle from the side of the baraatis Take a...
  • ONGC to tie up with Hindujas for oil fields in Iran January 2, 2008

    New Delhi: Staterun Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) plans to partner Hinduja Group to develop oil and gas fields in Iran, company's Chairman and Managing Director R S Sharma said on Wednesday. ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas investment arm of ONGC, and Ashok Leyland Project Services Ltd a unit...
  • Hinduja to invest in Dubai real estate March 26, 2007

    New Delhi: A lot of money seems to be flowing to the UAE. The Hinduja Group on Monday said it would invest Rs 1,200 crore in property development business in the UAE while its flagship Ashok Leyland intends to set up a commercial vehicle manufacturing unit in Dubai. It was...
  • Anurag on the roll postBlack Friday February 20, 2007

    Mumbai: It may have taken years for his first film to hit the marquee but firebrand filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has had no dearth of endorsers for his brand of filmmaking. The buzz in tinsel town is that the Black Friday director has been signed by Ambika Hinduja, who produced the...
  • Justice soon in Pramod Mahajan case January 10, 2007

    New Delhi: It was perhaps the murder most foul of the year gone by. And now it seems the judgement day is fast approaching in the Pramod Mahajan murder case. The prosecution handling the case of the BJP leaders killing, on Wednesday, submitted the final article of evidence, thereby setting...
  • Hindujas optimistic about HutchEssar January 6, 2007

    New Delhi: Claiming to have received favourable response from the joint venture's foreign partner Hutchison Telecom (HTIL), the new suitor for HutchEssar Hinduja Group is expecting a decision by the end of this month. PTI quoted Hinduja Group President Gopichand Hinduja as saying "We have received a favourable response...
  • SC to hear Bofors petition on Monday October 29, 2006

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a petition seeking stay against Delhi High Court's judgement discharging Hinduja brothers in Bofors guns scandal involving kickbacks of Rs 64 crore. Rajkumar Pandey, on whose petition challenging the High Court order dated March 31 2005, has moved an application seeking interim...
  • Textiles in focus? Dress up portfolio September 8, 2006

    New Delhi: Textile stocks have been perhaps one of the worst performing sectors in the stock markets over the last one year. There were disappointments with respect to expectations from this sector in post quota regime. However, Welspun Group President Akhil Jindal and Gokaldas Exports Executive Director Rajendra Hinduja,...