Jj Irani

  • 1989 Jamshedpur fire case: TISCO ex-chairman Irani can't be made an accused, says SC August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: In a relief for former TISCO chairman JJ Irani, the Supreme Court has observed that he cannot be made an accused in the 1989 Jamshedpur steel plant fire case. Sixty people had been killed and many others had been injured in the ghastly fire that took place on...
  • IIM Lucknow reduces fees of post-graduate programme April 12, 2013

    Lucknow: In a first, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow on Friday reduced the fees for its post-graduate programme in management for the academic term 2013-2015. The IIM's director Devi Singh said the fees were being slashed by 10 per cent from the current Rs 12 lakh to Rs...
  • Be your own man: Tata's advice to Mistry December 14, 2012

    Mumbai: Be your own man, Ratan Tata has advised Cyrus Mistry, who will succeed him at the helm of the $100 billion Tata group two weeks from now. "I don't think it is right to have a ghost to shadow over somebody," said Tata, dismissing any notion that his larger-than-life...
  • Ratan Tata steps down as Chairman of Tata Global Beverages November 20, 2012

    Mumbai: Tata group chief Ratan Tata on Tuesday stepped down as Chairman of Tata Global Beverages with immediate effect, making way for successor Cyrus Mistry, who has also been inducted into the board of Indian Hotels Company. In two separate filings to the BSE, the two firms said the respective...
  • Tata watchers give thumbs up to Cyrus Mistry November 24, 2011

    Mumbai: Former Tata Steel MD JJ Irani has praised Tata Sons Chairman Ratan Tata's surprise decision to appoint 43-year-old Director of Tata Sons and Tata Elxsi (India) Cyrus Mistry as his successor. This is the second time that the group will have a non-Tata at the helm of affairs in...
  • Cyrus Mistry has age on his side: JJ Irani November 23, 2011

    Mistry's biggest challenge will be to maintain the pace of internationalisation of the Tata group says JJ Irani. ...
  • Tata Steel has an unbeaten track record November 2, 2011

    Name: Tata Steel Why they won: For operating with a higher organisational purpose beyond just maximising profits. For aligning the interests of multiple stakeholders - customers, employees, partners, investors, the community and the environment. For successfully balancing doing well with doing good. It was the early 1990s and Prime Minister PV Narasimha...