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  • US President Barack Obama's chopper to have India-made cabin February 20, 2015

    Bengaluru: US President Barack Obama will soon fly in a new helicopter whose cabin has been made in India. US helicopter manufacturer Sikorsky had entered into an agreement with TATA Advanced Systems in 2009 for the manufacture of cabins for the company's S-92 helicopters, which is used by a number...
  • Young Indians prefer mobile over TV, radio for news and entertainment February 19, 2015

    Kolkata: Young Indian consumers are preferring mobile devices over traditional media like television and radio for information, current affairs as well as source of entertainment and this trend is poised to surge in the coming years, a private telecom operator said. According to mobile service provider Tata Docomo, which recently conducted...
  • Tatas see Rs 2,500 crore revenue from defence, aerospace in FY'15 February 18, 2015

    Mumbai: The Tata group on Tuesday said it is expecting over Rs 2,500 crore revenue from defence and aerospace sectors in the current financial year. "Defence and Aerospace is a focus area of the Tata group. Their expected revenue from the sector for FY'15 is over Rs 2,500 crore (over $400...
  • Defence Ministry to decide on replacing IAF's 56 Avro aircraft with C-295 February 8, 2015

    New Delhi: The Defence Ministry is likely to soon take a decision on the joint bid of Tata and Airbus to replace Indian Air Force's ageing fleet of 56 Avro aircraft with C-295 military transport carriers. Defence Ministry sources said the next meetings of the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) will deliberate...
  • Maximum phone billing disputes are against Vodafone, Idea, Tata, BSNL: TRAI February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Customers of Vodafone, Idea Cellular, Tata Teleservices and BSNL in some circles have reported maximum discrepancies in their phone bills, according to a latest report by telecom regulator TRAI. As per the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) guideline, not more than 0.1 per cent of the total bills...
  • Tata Bolt review: The hatchback does have the potential to do well January 25, 2015

    We got to drive the production ready version in Udaipur recently and here's what we think of Tata's latest. Styling While the overall silhouette and stance of the Bolt look familiar, Tata designers have done a good job by working extensively on the existing X11 platform. Every panel is new - this...
  • Mass lay-off at TCS: Should the government step in? January 23, 2015

    Young Information Technology major Tata Consultancy Service (TCS) professionals took to the streets in protest demanding government intervention in stopping the lay offs on Thursday. ...
  • Tata Motors gears up to revive the Nano January 23, 2015

    Kolkata: Tata Motors is gearing up to revive the country's cheapest car Nano which is still on bumpy roads. "We are doing 2,000-2,500 units per month. It is below expectation and there is 'some product intervention (on Nano)' which is going to happen," Tata Motors sales head (south & east) Ashesh...
  • Tata Motors launches the Bolt hatchback in India at Rs 4.45 lakh onwards January 22, 2015

    Tata Motors have launched their latest resurrection weapon in the Indian market, the Bolt. After having tasted success with their mid-size sedan, the Zest, Tata Motors are now gunning for a sizeable share of the lucrative hatchback market. The Bolt is available from a starting price of Rs 4.45 lakh...
  • Bengaluru: TCS staff protest demanding government intervention in stopping mass layoffs January 22, 2015

    Bengaluru: Young Information Technology major Tata Consultancy Service (TCS) professionals took to the streets in protest demanding government intervention in stopping the lay offs on Thursday. The fear of termination seems to be the question in the minds of young techies who formed a human chain in Whitefield in Bengaluru wanting...
  • Jet Airways not to charge fee for ticket cancellation within 24 hours January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Jet Airways on Saturday said that it has decided not to charge any fee for cancellation and date change requests within 24 hours from passengers who book their tickets through the airline's website. The waiver can be availed only within 24 hours of booking a ticket, the airline...
  • Air India offers limited period, reduces fares by upto 50 per cent for domestic flights January 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Air India on Monday reduced its fares by upto 50 per cent for all its domestic flights, three days after Tata-Singapore Airlines joint venture Vistara commenced its flight services in the country and hinted that it was ready to take on the competition from the peers. The state-run...
  • Amidst troublesome phase of Indian aviation space, Vistara takes first flight January 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Entering the Indian aviation space at a time when existing players are going through a turbulent phase, Tata-Singapore Airlines venture Vistara on Friday said its aim will be to 'do it right' rather than being lavish or over-the-top. "We must do it right instead of making a big splash...
  • Tata Kite sedan to Ford Figo sedan: Sedan cars coming to India in 2015 January 8, 2015

    2015 promises to bring in quite a few choices for prospective sedan owners in India. Though most of them are updates to existing models, there are some exciting all-new models headed here too. Read on to know what is in store.Audi A6 and A7 (facelifts)Audi have updated the A6 and...
  • Tata Bolt to Hyundai Elite i20 Cross: Hatchbacks coming to India in 2015 January 7, 2015

    Besides being slotted as popular choices for first time car buyers, hatchbacks are a huge hit because of their compact dimensions and ease of driving. Not to mention the abundance of features that manufacturers are now offering with their cars. Key players as well as new ones in the market...
  • In a first, PM Modi releases coin in honour of Jamsetji Tata January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi released a commemorative coin in honour of Jamsetji Tata, popularly known as father of modern Indian industry, on his 175th birth anniversary. Paying tributes to Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata, Modi said "those who create history, without seeking or holding power, are truly great". He also praised...
  • Government to issue commemorative coins in honour of Jamsetji Tata January 5, 2015

    New Delhi: The government will soon issue commemorative coins in honour of Tata Group founder Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata to mark his 175th birth anniversary. "The Prime Minister's Office will release coins in honour of Jamsetji Nussserwanji Tata on January 6 or 7," a senior government official said. Jamsetji Tata, considered as the...
  • Bihar: 15 men loot four compartments of Tata-Chhapra Express in Jamui January 5, 2015

    Jamui: Four sleeper compartments of the Tata-Chhapra Express in Bihar's Jamui district was robbed by fifteen armed men around Sunday midnight. The robbers took away cash, jewellery and other valuables from the passengers. Passengers alleged that the guards on duty inside the train chose to hide instead of apprehending the...
  • Tata Bolt to be launched in India on January 20 December 29, 2014

    Tata Motors will launch the highly anticipated Bolt hatchback in India on January 20, 2015. The Indian marque has already started accepting bookings online for the Bolt. The Bolt has been built on the same platform as the Indica Vista X11. However, unlike the Vista which looked very much like...
  • Upcoming launches: Bikes and cars coming to India in 2015 December 29, 2014

    The Indian auto industry that is looking ahead for a smoother ride in 2015 is expected be more aggressive next year. And a couple of them have already decided the models they will be rolling out next year. Here is a list of the cars and bikes scheduled for the...
  • Tata Motors starts online booking for the upcoming Bolt hatchback December 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Tata Motors has launched online bookings for its soon to be launched hatchback 'Bolt'. Customers can book the Bolt online by making a payment of Rs 11,000, Tata Motors said in a statement today. Bolt, which will be available in petrol and diesel variants, is the second brand new vehicle...
  • Tata, Singapore Airline venture Vistara to take off on January 9 December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Singapore Airlines Ltd's Indian joint venture with the Tata conglomerate, Vistara, will start flying from January 9, the airlines said. Based in New Delhi, the full service Vistara will begin operations with a fleet of new Airbus A320-200s with 148 seats, Tata SIA Airlines Ltd said in a statement...
  • Vistara to launch operations from January 9 December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Tata-Singapore Airlines joint venture airline Vistara on Thursday night announced the launch of its operations from January 9 with flight from Delhi to Mumbai and Ahmedabad. The full-service airline, which is a 51:49 joint venture between Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, opened its bookings at 22:30 hours tonight. With Delhi...
  • The biggest car launches of 2014 December 18, 2014

    The year 2014 that began with the biennial automotive show witnessed the launch of a wide range of cars targeted at masses. While Maruti launched its first new sedan car in seven years, Honda introduced its first MPV in 2014. Here is our list of the biggest car launches of...
  • Overdrive: Review of Tata Bolt December 13, 2014

    In this episode of Overdrive, we bring you the review of Tata Bolt. ...
  • Actress Kareena Kapoor to endorse UNICEF campaign for children's benefit December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor has been roped in to support Child-Friendly Schools and Systems (CFSS) campaign. It is a joint initiative by DTH provider Tata Sky and Unicef, and Kareena, also the Unicef India celebrity advocate, will support the communication campaign for the initiative including promotional films, mailers and...
  • Delhi: Major fire breaks out at TATA Motors godown December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: A major fire broke down in Tata Motors godown in south Delhi's Mahipalpur area on Friday evening. Nearly 30 fire engines were sent to the spot to douse off the flames. No casualty has been reported. More information awaited. ...
  • Overdrive: Tata Motors celebrates 60 years of truck manufacturing in Jamshedpur November 30, 2014

    In this episode of Overdrive, CNBC-TV 18 talks to Tata Motors Executive Director Ravi Pisharody about his experience with Tata Motors. ...
  • Sensex up 53 points in choppy trade ahead of GDP data, RBI policy November 27, 2014

    Mumbai: In choppy trade, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday rose 53 points on the back of gains in shares of BHEL, Hindalco and Infosys ahead of quarterly GDP data release on Friday and the RBI's monetary policy review next week. Besides, covering-up of short positions by speculators on expiry of...