Ritz

  • Thatcher's body removed from Ritz, funeral on April 17 April 10, 2013

    London: Former prime minister Margaret Thatcher's funeral will take place in London on Wednesday, April 17, David Cameron's office said on Tuesday. The service will be held in St Paul's Cathedral, Downing Street said. Buckingham Palace said in a statement that the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh, will attend...
  • Maruti Ritz automatic launched in India at Rs 6.43 lakh January 3, 2013

    Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) is offering the new Ritz with an automatic variant in a single trim priced at Rs 6.43 lakh ex-Mumbai. The 4-speed automatic box from the Dzire is now coupled with the 87PS 1.2-litre K-Series petrol engine. MSIL claims that the Ritz auto delivered a fuel...
  • 2012 Maruti Ritz ZDi launched in India September 3, 2012

    Maruti Suzuki has unveiled the ZDi variant of the Ritz in India at a price of Rs 6.23 lakh ex-Delhi. Apart from a mild face-lift, Maruti claims that the new Ritz diesel will deliver a fuel efficiency of 23.2kmpl, up from the outgoing car’s 21.1 kmpl. The engineers at Maruti...
  • Maruti Suzuki hikes prices of diesel cars November 14, 2011

    New Delhi: Country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India has hiked prices of its diesel cars by up to Rs 10,000 with effect from Monday on account of higher input costs and appreciation of Japanese yen. The company has sent mails to its dealers across the country informing about a price...
  • Maruti sales soar 32 per cent in October November 2, 2009

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India on Monday reported a 32.45 per cent jump in total sales at 85,415 units in October compared to the same period last year. Sales in the domestic market grew 21.01 per cent to 71,551 units in the last month from 59,127...
  • Laptop recovered, may be Jakarta bomber's: Report July 21, 2009

    Jakarta: Indonesian police have recovered a laptop they believe belonged to one of the bombers of Friday's hotel attacks in Jakarta, the country's official news agency said on Sunday, although police would not confirm the report to CNN. State-run Antara News Agency quoted Senior Commissioner Chryshnanda Dwi Laksana as saying police...
  • Jakarta blasts: Terror outfit Jemaah Islamiyah suspect July 17, 2009

    Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim country, has suffered a series of terrorist attacks in recent years carried out by, or blamed on, members of Southeast Asian militant group Jemaah Islamiyah: July 2009: A pair of bombs explode inside the neighboring Ritz-Carlton and Marriott hotels in Jakarta, but there is no...
  • After hotel blasts, another explosion in north Jakarta July 17, 2009

    Jakarta: Two people were killed in another explosion in north Jakarta just two hours after blasts in two luxury hotels in the Indonesian capital killed at least six people Friday, reports said. A bomb-laden car exploded at a freeway gate of Muara Angke of north Jakarta around 1030 hrs (local time),...
  • Jakarta hotel blasts kill 9 July 17, 2009

    Jakarta: A pair of powerful bombs exploded at two luxury hotels in an upscale Jakarta business district on Friday, killing nine and wounding at least 50, officials said. Indonesia's security minister has confirmed the toll. The minister says a New Zealander was among those killed. Thirteen other foreigners were among injured...
  • Punto Vs Ritz: The battle of diesel hatchbacks July 11, 2009

    New Delhi: On Overdrive this week, it is the battle of diesel hatchbacks as the Fiat-branded Punto takes on the Maruti Ritz. On Auto Selector, get all your questions answered on what is better - the Land Rover or the Land Cruiser. ...
  • Overdrive: Make way for the Maruti Ritz May 23, 2009

    Does it have something more than what Maruti consumers are already used to. ...
  • Maruti launches new hatchback Ritz May 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Indo-Japanese carmaker Maruti Suzuki Friday rolled out another hatchback Ritz from its stable, priced at between Rs 3,90,000 and Rs 4,80,000 for the petrol version. The diesel variant of the car will cost between Rs 4, 65,000 and Rs 4,99,000 in the national capital, top officials of the company...
  • Ritz-Carlton becomes Taj Boston June 17, 2007

    Boston: When the Ritz-Carlton Hotel became the Taj Boston on Thursday, some changes came quickly, like the welcome mat and the uniforms. Other things were slower to change, somewhat like Bostonians themselves. "Boston is just a very tradition-bound city. We're all going to miss the Ritz I think. My wife...
  • Tata Group to buy Boston's best hotel November 10, 2006

    Boston, USA: A unit of India's Tata Group conglomerate has said it will buy the Boston Ritz-Carlton Hotel for $170 million and rename the 79-year-old hotel the Taj Boston. Taj Hotels, Resorts and Palaces said it plans to close January 11 on its purchase from Millennium Partners, a New York-based real...