Mittal

  • 70-yr-old man gets seven years in jail for raping maid 28-03-2014 07:09 PM

    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...
  • Stand-up comedian Aditi Mittal's hilarious rant about why she can't be anyone's 3 AM fairness cream friend 07-03-2014 02:18 PM

    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 02-03-2014 10:50 PM

    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...
  • India home to 70 billionaires; Mukesh Ambani richest Indian 02-03-2014 11:49 AM

    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...
  • 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...
  • 2G: Those not charged can be tried if there's evidence, says SC 10-01-2014 11:49 AM

    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 16-12-2013 10:00 AM

    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...
  • ArcelorMittal, Nippon to buy ThyssenKrupp US factory 30-11-2013 05:22 PM

    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...
  • Sunil Mittal: Riding the high tide in Indian telecom 28-11-2013 12:09 PM

    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...
  • Lakshmi Mittal's home street world's second most expensive area 20-11-2013 06:54 PM

    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...
  • Mukesh Ambani tops the Forbes India rich list yet again 29-10-2013 08:52 AM

    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 24-10-2013 08:19 PM

    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...
  • Sunidhi Chauhan to sing TV show 'Tumhari Pakhi' title song 21-10-2013 04:29 PM

    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...
  • Nobody in India can buy Airtel, says Sunil Bharti Mittal 03-10-2013 10:57 AM

    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 so that there is...
  • Lakshmi Mittal to shelve two planned steel projects in India 04-09-2013 05:19 PM

    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...
  • 2G spectrum: Hearing against Sunil Mittal, Ravi Ruia on October 28 26-08-2013 12:52 PM

    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 26-08-2013 10:35 AM

    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 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. ...
  • 2G spectrum case: Hearing deferred till Aug 26 14-08-2013 01:53 PM

    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,...
  • CBI takes over Geetanjali murder case 07-08-2013 11:52 PM

    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...
  • 2G scam: Court asks Mittal, Ruia to seek clarification from SC 31-07-2013 07:25 PM

    New Delhi: Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia were on Wednesday told by a Delhi court that there was "no stay" on the proceedings before it in the additional spectrum allocation scam case and they could seek clarification on this issue from the Supreme Court....
  • Geetika Sharma suicide case: Court quashes rape charge against Chadha 26-07-2013 05:26 AM

    New Delhi: Giving major relief to former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda's aide Aruna Chadha, the Delhi High Court on Thursday quashed the charges of abetment of rape and unnatural sex against her in Geetika Sharma suicide case. Justice GP Mittal also held that charges of rape and unnatural sex...
  • Dev Patel is as influential as Bobby Jindal, Salman Rushdie 18-07-2013 03:39 PM

    New Delhi: British actor Dev Patel has been listed as one of the most influential global Indians by men's magazine GQ India along with Bobby Jindal and Salman Rushdie. The list, introduced in the July issue of the magazine, also features British Indian novelist Salman Rushdie, singer Jay Sean, steel...
  • Airtel cuts base plan package for 4G services by 31 pc 24-06-2013 01:29 PM

    New Delhi: Bharti Airtel customers can now avail its 4G data plans starting from Rs 450, down 31 per cent from Rs 650 earlier in Bengaluru, Kolkata, Pune and Chandigarh circles. The company, which recently reduced 2G data tariffs by 90 per cent in Punjab and Haryana, is trying to...
  • Geetika case: Police, Chadha told to file written submissions 29-05-2013 09:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city police and co-accused Aruna Chadha to file written submissions on the plea of latter seeking quashing of fresh charges, including abetment of rape, against her in the former air hostess Geetika Sharma suicide case. "Brief synopsis be filed, indicating...
  • Lakshmi Mittal puts palatial London home up for sale 26-05-2013 09:50 PM

    London: The credit crunch seems to be taking its toll on one of the world's richest Indians Lakshmi N Mittal, who has put up one of his mansions in central London up for sale. The steel tycoon had bought the property on Palace Green in Kensington for 117 million pounds...
  • Chetan Bhagat turns narrator for Shaadi.com 20-05-2013 11:39 PM

    New Delhi: Renowned author Chetan Bhagat, who often played matchmaker for friends in college, has decided to tell people the benefits of finding the right partner through a matrimonial site by turning narrator and telling success stories of couples who met online. The 39-year-old, who has penned best selling books...
  • 2G spectrum scam: Court fixes July 8 for proceedings 29-04-2013 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday fixed July 8 for further proceedings in the additional 2G spectrum allocation case in which Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal, Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia and others have been summoned as accused. Special CBI Judge OP Saini deferred the matter as the Supreme...
  • 2G case: SC exempts Sunil Mittal from personal apperance 26-04-2013 03:40 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday exempted Bharti Airtel CMD Sunil Mittal from personal appearance in a trial court in connection with a 2G spectrum allocation case. The apex court formally issued a notice on Mittal's plea and asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to submit its reply...
  • 2G case: New bench to hear Mittal, Ruia's pleas in SC 23-04-2013 08:48 PM

    New Delhi: After recusal of two judges, a new bench has been constituted in the Supreme Court to hear the petitions of Bharti Cellular Ltd CMD Sunil Bharti Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia in a case of alleged irregularities related to allocation of additional 2G spectrum in 2002....