RITZ

  • From entrepreneurs to classical dancers, Audi-Ritz Icon Awards given to people from different fields November 29, 2014

    Chennai: The sixth edition of the Audi-Ritz Icon Awards for 2014 felicitated people from different fields -- entrepreneurs to classical dancers. The ceremony was held in Chennai and the winners included noted film director Venkat Prabhu. Prabhu said, "I am really honored. I actually flew all the way from Tuticorin...
  • Watch: Paris investors in race to build most opulent hotel November 13, 2014

    On the streets of Paris, investors are in a race to build the most opulent hotel in the city's. For months, millions of dollars have been spent on some of the most glamorous Parisian hotels. The famous Hotel Ritz is spending $180 million and the Plaza has re-opened after spending...
  • Maruti Suzuki recalls 69,555 cars in India October 1, 2014

    Maruti Suzuki India Limited is recalling 69,555 cars for inspecting and repairing the wiring harness. The recalled vehicles include 12,486 units of the Swift, 1,131 units of the Ritz and 55,938 units of the Dzire, manufactured between March 8, 2010 and August 11, 2013. These vehicles were only sold in...
  • Maruti Suzuki to recall 69,555 units of Dzire, Swift and Ritz September 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday announced recall of 69,555 units of Dzire, Swift and Ritz models manufactured between March 2010 and August 2013 to repair wiring harness fitment. The recall is only for the diesel variants of the three models. Out of the total, 55,938 units are of old...
  • Thatcher's body removed from Ritz, funeral on April 17 April 9, 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 exMumbai. The 4speed automatic box from the Dzire is now coupled with the 87PS 1.2litre KSeries 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 exDelhi. Apart from a mild facelift, Maruti claims that the new Ritz diesel will deliver a fuel efficiency of 23.2kmpl, up from the outgoing cars 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. Staterun 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 RitzCarlton 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 bombladen 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 Fiatbranded 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: IndoJapanese 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...
  • RitzCarlton becomes Taj Boston January 13, 2007

    Boston: When the RitzCarlton 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 traditionbound 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 RitzCarlton Hotel for $170 million and rename the 79yearold hotel the Taj Boston. Taj Hotels, Resorts and Palaces said it plans to close January 11 on its purchase from Millennium Partners, a New Yorkbased real...