TATA GROUP

  • After Snapdeal, Ratan Tata invests in online furniture company Urban Ladder November 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Tata Group's Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata has invested in online furniture company Urban Ladder, making it his second personal investment in an e-commerce firm after Snapdeal. Urban Ladder said that Tata's "inputs and guidance will be very valuable" for the company, but did not disclose the amount and other...
  • Was hurt that Ratan Tata painted a grim picture of Bengal without knowing facts, says Amit Mitra August 12, 2014

    West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra has spoken out about his war of words with Tata Group Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata. Speaking to CNNIBN, Mitra said that he was hurt that the industrialist painted a grim picture about the state without having full information. Following is the transcript of an...
  • Ratan Tata gets honorary doctorate from Canada's York University June 22, 2014

    Toronto: Canada's worldfamous York University has conferred an honorary doctor of laws degree on former Tata group chairman Ratan Tata for his quest for innovation and role in promoting corporate social responsibility. Tata flew into Toronto to receive the honour bestowed on him at the 2014 spring convocation of York University's...
  • Two captains of Indian industry Captain Nair and Russi Mody dead May 17, 2014

    Two stalwarts of the Corporate India Captain CP Krishnan Nair and Russi Mody died on Saturday. Captain Nair was the founder of ultraluxury hotel chain Leela Group of hotels and Russi Mody was the former chairman of Tata Steel. Russi Mody was also joint chairman of Air India and the erstwhile...
  • Indian economy grew impressively under PM Manmohan Singh's leadership: Ratan Tata May 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Tata Group Chairman Emeritus Ratan Tata on Wednesday lauded Prime Minster Manmohan Singh for his integrity saying economy grew impressively under his first stint although his government fell prey to inflationary forces in the second term. "The Indian economy grew impressively under his (Singh's) leadership in the first five...
  • DoCoMo heads for India exit as competition, regulation take toll April 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Japanese telecoms giant NTT DoCoMo Inc is seeking to sell its stake in a lossmaking Indian joint venture with conglomerate Tata Group, likely at a deep discount, bowing out of the world's secondbiggest mobile phone market. DoCoMo's exit from India after just five years highlights the difficulties both...
  • Power of 49: The women manifesto March 22, 2014

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. In this special show, we take an exclusive women's manifesto launched to highlight women's issues. ...
  • Power of 49: Businessman quits plush job to run school for girls March 10, 2014

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. ...
  • Power of 49: Women's health and sanitation March 7, 2014

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. This week on the show CNN-IBN takes the issue of challenges of health and sanitation. ...
  • Power of 49: Meet Kousalya, the woman who fought social ostracism March 4, 2014

    Kousalya Periasamy is the first Indian woman who fought social ostracism and openly admitted that she's HIV positive. Today she helps over 20,000 women fight the stigma. The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its...
  • Tata Volunteering Week launched in Jamshedpur to mark 175th birthday of Jamsetji Tata March 3, 2014

    Tata Sustainability Group launched a community welfare programme involving its employees to mark the 175th birth anniversary of the conglomerate's founder Jamsetji Tata in the steel city in Jamshedpur on Monday. Tata Volunteering Week is the first initiative under the Tata Engage programme. Tata Engage is a volunteering programme that aims...
  • Power of 49: Women's health and sanitation March 3, 2014

    The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. ...
  • Power of 49: Women should raise their voice, says Madhuri March 3, 2014

    Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit urges women to raise their voice by voting the right government. The Power of 49 campaign has been designed to encourage women to vote this election. CNN-IBN has joined hands with Tata and its 'jaago re' campaign to put the woman voter on the political centrestage. ...
  • India reclaims 31 coal blocks from private firms over delay February 19, 2014

    The coal ministry is taking back 31 coal blocks allocated to private firms including the Tata group and Jindal Steel and Power over delays in developing them, jeopardising billiondollar projects and inviting legal action. The recalls, coupled with delays in approvals for several large projects such as steel plants by POSCO...
  • Tata India's most valuable brand; Apple on top globally February 18, 2014

    London: Diversified conglomerate Tata group was on Tuesday declared India's most valuable brand with a value of $21.1 billion, while USbased technology giant Apple has retained its top position globally with about $105 billion. According to a list released on Tuesday of world's 500 most valued brand, Brand Finance Global...
  • Power of 49: Women are multitaskers, says Nandita Das February 13, 2014

    Bollywood actress Nandita Das said that women intrinsically are more empathetic. Power of 49 is a campaign launched by CNNIBN and IBN7 have partnered with the Tata Group on Tuesday in Mumbai. ...
  • Power of 49: Parineeti, Preity ask women to come forward February 13, 2014

    Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra has asked women to join the Power of 49 campaign. The actress said, "We have an equal right to say do anything that we want and isssues that we want. So why are we not voting." Actress Preity Zinta also said that when women vote, women...
  • Power of 49: Nafisa Ali urges women to join the campaign February 13, 2014

    Bollywood actress and social activist Nafisa Ali said that it is amazing that in a democracy, 49 per cent are women but a woman's vote is not important for the politician. Power of 49 is a campaign launched by CNNIBN and IBN7 have partnered with the Tata Group on Tuesday...
  • Power of 49: Giving women voters a platform to raise their voice February 11, 2014

    CNNIBN and IBN7 have partnered with the Tata Group to launch a campaign called Power of 49 on Tuesday in Mumbai. 49 is the percentage of the female voting population (registered voter base) for the upcoming general election. ...
  • 'Power of 49' campaign launched February 11, 2014

    CNNIBN and IBN7 have partnered with the Tata Group to launch a campaign called Power of 49 on Tuesday in Mumbai. 49 is the percentage of the female voting population (registered voter base) for the upcoming general election. ...
  • Tata Group's Jaguar Land Rover taps global markets for record sales January 12, 2014

    British luxury car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover sold a record volume of vehicles last year, when rising demand in markets such as Brazil, China, India and the United States helped it boost sales by sales by 19 per cent. The strong performance highlights the resurgence of the car manufacturing industry in...
  • Read: Full statement from The Indian Hotels Company Limited December 19, 2013

    A 33yearold British man paralysed during the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks on Thursday won his claim to sue the Tata Group, the owners of the iconic Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, in a British court. The Indian Hotels Company Limited, a Tata Group firm, had argued that Will Pike's negligence claim...
  • Ratan Tata is Sachin Tendulkar of corporate India: Chidambaram November 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Praising industrialist Ratan Tata, Finance Minister P Chidambaram described him as the Sachin Tendulkar of corporate India. Chidambaram was speaking after honouring the Chairman Emeritus of the Tata Group with the first CII President's award for his contributions to industry and society. With a large gathering of corporate leaders in...
  • TCS market value crosses Rs 4 trillion; stock at alltime high October 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Tata group's IT firm TCS on Monday attained a market valuation of Rs 4 lakh crore after a gap of over a month led by a smart rally in its stock price. At present, TCS is the only company with a market value of over Rs 4 lakh crore. At...
  • No rule to bar Tata Group from having 2 deals: Aviation Minister September 20, 2013

    The Tata group and Singapore airlines will be investing $ 100 million to set up a new airline. Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh talks to CNN-IBN on whether there's a conflict over the low cost AirAsia airline that the Tatas are also a part of. ...
  • Sensex gains 138 points; Tata Motors soars 10 per cent August 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks gained more than 0.7 per cent on Wednesday, maintaining upward journey for the fourth consecutive session, supported majorly by oil & gas and metals stocks. The BSE Sensex rose 137.75 points to close at 19367.59 and the NSE Nifty advanced 43 points to finish at 5742.30 after...
  • Antony, Tata may give evidence in Finmeccanica trial July 29, 2013

    Busto Arsizio: Defence minister AK Antony, together with a former UK defence minister and exchairman of Tata Group, have been lined up as witnesses in a trial of former bosses of Italy's Finmeccanica over corruption in a helicopter deal with India. The trial has raised the prospect that Finmeccanica could be...
  • 'Cut and paste' job costs Tata company Rs 2.28 lakh July 17, 2013

    Mumbai: An erroneous 'cut and paste' job in updating its shareholding pattern has cost a Tata group firm, the Tinplate Company of India Ltd, an amount of Rs 2.28 lakh as payments towards settlement of a case with Sebi. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), in a consent...
  • AirAsia applies for NOC for operations in India July 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Malaysian lowcost carrier AirAsia may soon be starting with its India operations as part of its joint deal with the Tata Group. AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes on Tuesday said that it has applied for a No Objection Certificate, while Aviation Minister Ajit Singh hinted that the process won't...
  • Mistry wants more women at leadership roles in Tata group June 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Stressing on the importance of harnessing talent of women workers, Tata Group Chairman Cyrus Mistry has batted for the fairer gender taking up more leadership roles in the over USD 100 billion salttosoftware conglomerate. In his first address to shareholders as the Chairman of Tata Global Beverages Ltd (TGBL),...