Mittal

  • We want to execute the toilet plan as fast as possible: TCS 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Four days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked parliamentarians and corporate sector to help build separate toilets for girls in schools across the country by next year, Tata Consultancy and Bharti Foundation have decided to pledge Rs 100 crore each in this regard. TCS will earmark a budget of...
  • Elephants, flamenco dancers, castles and private shows by filmstars: 6 super expensive Indian weddings straight out of Bollywood 6 days ago

    It is one thing to own an empire and be known for your wealth, but it's quite another to actually give an insecurity complex to the rich and famous by hosting a wedding so lavish that it will be discussed for years to come.These celebrity weddings had film stars and...
  • Top 5 richest Indians have half of nation's billionaire wealth August 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The top five Indian billionaires led by Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani collectively control $85.5 billion (about Rs 5,23,897 crore) in personal wealth, accounting for nearly half of the country's total billionaire wealth, a new study said on Wednesday. According to the analysis by wealth research firm Wealth-X of...
  • Lakshmi Mittal's bid to buy UK mountain sparks protests August 4, 2014

    London: Indian steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal has bid for an iconic mountain range in Britain, sparking protests from local people who believe the move could make the area a playground for the super-rich. The 2,850-feet-high Blencathra mountain, which towers above the Northern Fells in the picturesque Lake District region of...
  • MF Husain's last paintings go on display in London May 28, 2014

    A set of eight rarely-seen paintings by celebrated artist M F Husain went on public display for the first time at the famous Victoria and Albert (V~~amp;amp;A) Museum in London on Wednesday. The 'Indian Civilisation Series', also known as 'Vision of India through Mohenjo-Daro to Mahatma Gandhi', was commissioned by Usha...
  • Watch: BJP spokesperson Sudhanshu Mittal distributes sweets in CNN-IBN's studio May 16, 2014

    The BJP has secured a clear majority in the Lok Sabha elections and party spokesperson Sudhanshu Mittal could not hide his joy. He came to the CNN-IBN studio with a box of sweets in hand and distributed them to our panelists. ...
  • Mukesh Ambani's Mumbai residence most expensive billionaire home May 14, 2014

    New York: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani's skyscraper residence in Mumbai is the most expensive billionaire home in the world, according to a Forbes list which also includes Indian-origin steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal's houses in London. Ambani's 27-story, 400,000-square-foot skyscraper home Antilia named after a mythical island in the Atlantic, tops...
  • Modi's video message a clear poll code violation: Congress member May 12, 2014

    Congress's legal cell head KC Mittal said that the EC must act against BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi for his video message on poll day. "We have asked the EC to register an FIR against Modi under Section 126 of the RP Act. This is a clear violation of the...
  • 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 Indian-origin. The London-based Srichand and Gopichand Hinduja, who have a fortune of 11.9 billion pounds - "up by an astonishing 1.3 billion pounds in the...
  • Madhur Mittal: Have worked in SRK and Salman Khan's films May 9, 2014

    New Delhi: He has worked in two high-profile Hollywood films 'Slumdog Millionaire' and 'Million Dollar Arm' but actor Madhur Mittal is really keen to create a space for himself in Hindi film industry. The Agra-born actor worked in Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'One 2 Ka 4' and Salman Khan starrer...
  • 70-yr-old man gets seven years in jail for raping maid March 28, 2014

    A Delhi court has sent a 70-year-old man to seven years in jail for raping his 20-year-old maid, observing that no lenient view can be taken towards him on the ground of his age as he should have thought about it before "resorting to such a shameless act". The court held...
  • Stand-up comedian Aditi Mittal's hilarious rant about why she can't be anyone's 3 AM fairness cream friend March 8, 2014

    Bad skin can be pretty traumatic. So when a close friend points out the dry skin on my nose, I spiral into a self-loathing because I have gleefully ignored the cleanse-tone-moisturise routine that screams from magazines all my life. My mother had given me some of the soundest advice on...
  • India home to 70 billionaires; Mukesh Ambani richest Indian March 2, 2014

    India is home to the fifth largest group of billionaires in the world and Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, is the country's richest man with a personal fortune of USD 18 billion, says a report. According China-based research firm Hurun's 2014 global rich list, Mukesh Ambani was ranked 41st in...
  • India home to 70 billionaires; Mukesh Ambani richest Indian March 2, 2014

    New Delhi: India is home to the fifth largest group of billionaires in the world and Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, is the country's richest man with a personal fortune of $18 billion, says a report. According China-based research firm Hurun's 2014 global rich list, Mukesh Ambani was ranked 41st...
  • Bharti Enterprises announces top level changes January 28, 2014

    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 of...
  • 2G: Those not charged can be tried if there's evidence, says SC January 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Hearing a plea in the 2G scam, the Supreme Court has said that a person can be tried by a court even if he or she is not made an accused or if their name is not in a chargesheet. The court has said that, however, this can...
  • Mittal's niece ties the knot in a big fat wedding in Spain December 16, 2013

    London: The niece of one of the world's richest Indians, Lakshmi N Mittal, tied the knot in a lavish ceremony in the Spanish city of Barcelona at an estimated cost of 50 million pounds, triggering a controversy. Shristi Mittal, the daughter of the billionaire steel tycoon's younger brother Pramod, got married...
  • ArcelorMittal, Nippon to buy ThyssenKrupp US factory November 30, 2013

    ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steel maker, and Japan's Nippon Steel ~~amp;amp; Sumitomo Metal Corporation will jointly acquire ThyssenKrupp AG's US steel mill for USD 1.55 billion. The acquirers have formed a joint venture and will finance the deal through equity and debt, ArcelorMittal said in a statement. The plant at Calvert,...
  • Sunil Mittal: Riding the high tide in Indian telecom November 28, 2013

    Sunil Bharti Mittal Chairman and managing director, Bharti Enterprises Age: 55 Rank in the Rich List: 10 Net Worth: $6.6 billion The Big Challenge Faced in the Last Year: Steadying Airtel's operations and maintaining its market leadership in a highly competitive, regulated and, yet, uncertain sector The Way Forward: Focusing on converting more voice customers to...
  • Lakshmi Mittal's home street world's second most expensive area November 20, 2013

    NRI steel baron Lakshmi Mittal's London residential address, Kensington Palace Gardens, is the second most expensive street in the world, where the average price per square metre is a whopping USD 107,000. According to the data from Knight Frank, published by Billionaire, a sister company of Wealth-X - the world's leading...
  • Mukesh Ambani tops the Forbes India rich list yet again October 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Reliance Industries Limited Chairman Mukesh Ambani has retained the top spot in the Forbes India this year as well with a wealth of $21 billion. The Forbes India rich list shows modest gains for India's richest due to a stumbling economy. Steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal also retains his...
  • Mukesh Ambani remains richest Indian with assets of $18.9 billion October 25, 2013

    Energy tycoon and Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani is India's richest man with personal assets of $18.9 billion, a report says.According to the China-based Hurun India Rich List, Ambani retained the top position for the second year even after a wealth decrease of 2 per cent. Ambani is followed by London-based...
  • Sunidhi Chauhan to sing TV show 'Tumhari Pakhi' title song October 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Playback singer Sunidhi Chauhan will lend her voice for the title song of the upcoming TV show 'Tumhari Pakhi', based on Saratchandra Chattopadhyay's novel 'Naba Bidhan'. Sunidhi has been signed for the title track and she will record it soon, said a source. Sachin Gupta, who has composed for films...
  • Nobody in India can buy Airtel, says Sunil Bharti Mittal October 3, 2013

    Johannesburg: Asserting that there is nobody in India who can buy Airtel, Bharti group Chairman Sunil Mittal said the telecom firm will look at opportunities to acquire another firm in India, provided that there is a clear merger and acquisition policy in place. "I don't think...
  • Lakshmi Mittal to shelve two planned steel projects in India September 4, 2013

    Lakshmi Mittal's ArcelorMittal might shelve another of its two planned mega steel projects in India following the exit of some of its senior executives, including Sanak Mishra, CEO of Greenfield Projects. In July, Mittal had put off a similar project in Odisha. Besides the delays in getting clearances, it has a...
  • 2G spectrum: Hearing against Sunil Mittal, Ravi Ruia on October 28 August 26, 2013

    A Delhi court on Monday fixed October 28 for hearing the additional spectrum case in which Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal, Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia and others have been summoned as an accused. Special CBI Judge O P Saini adjourned Monday's proceedings in the case as Mittal and Ruia...
  • Vizag HPCL fire: Employees go on strike demanding safety measures August 26, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: Two days after a fire broke out at the Vizag Hindustan Petroleum Corp refinery, employees have gone on a strike demanding better safety measures and compensation. One person was killed and 30 others were injured after a fire had engulfed an under-construction building in the Vizag plant. HPCL has...
  • Leader Talk: In conversation with Steve Waugh, Rajan Bharti Mittal August 24, 2013

    In this show we talk about leadership mantras with successful leaders from the world of sports and corporate India....
  • 2G spectrum case: Hearing deferred till Aug 26 August 14, 2013

    A Delhi court on Wednesday adjourned till August 26 the additional spectrum case with the counsel appearing for Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia informing it that the matter is listed for hearing before the Supreme Court. Senior advocate Harish Salve, who appeared for Ruia, told...
  • CBI takes over Geetanjali murder case August 7, 2013

    Gurgaon: The CBI has taken over the murder case of Geetanjali Garg, wife of Gurgaon Chief Judicial Magistrate Ravneet Garg. Garg had earlier been questioned in connection with the murder of his wife. Relatives of Geetanjali Garghad had on Sunday held a protest blocking the NH-8 demanding Ravneet Garg's suspension...