Saturday, 3 December, 2022
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Topic: Tata Group

Singapore Airlines in talks with Tata Group to merge Vistara & Air India

This deal, that is yet to be finalised, will give Singapore Airlines a bigger foothold in South Asia. It will also give bigger competition to the country's dominant airline IndiGo.

CBI arrests top power grid official, 5 senior Tata employees in ‘bribe-for-favours’ case

The men were arrested on allegations of corruption in the north-eastern project, reports said.

From Lakshmi to Lakmé — story of India’s first cosmetic brand, envisioned by PM Nehru

The brand was named after the popular French opera Lakmé, which in turn is the French word for goddess Lakshmi.

Tata Group’s new ‘all-in-one’ app packs power brands to rival Amazon, Reliance

From apparel to airline tickets, the company's super app 'Tata Neu' will have in-house brands including Croma, Westside, AirAsia India, the Taj chain of luxury hotels & BigBasket.

Air India may buy as many as 30 large jets worth $10 billion, Airbus’ enginemaker says

Chris Davie, senior vice president in Asia Pacific for Rolls-Royce, said Tata Group-owned Air India is looking for 'big order', which will allow the airline to get international growth.

Tata Sons chief Chandrasekaran appointed as Air India chairman

Natrajan Chandrasekaran's appointment as the chairman of the airline was cleared by its board last week, aviation industry sources said.

Tata Sons reappoints N Chandrasekaran as chairman for 2nd term

Ratan N Tata recommended Chandrasekaran's term be renewed for a further five-year period, according to a statement by Tata Sons.

Tata Steel Long Products to buy state-run Neelachal Ispat Nigam in Odisha for Rs 12,100 crore

The finance ministry said Tata Steel's bid of more than double the reserve or base price for loss-making Neelachal Ispat Nigam has been accepted, beating Jindal & JSW Steel.

When a write-off is a triumph: Why Air India sale has both Tata & govt in buoyant mood

Govt could see deal as win considering airline’s dire debt spiral. Meanwhile, Tata should see scale of losses reducing quickly, & no more political attacks from ministers.

Govt notifies Air India asset transfer agreement with AIAHL, stage set for AI handover to Tata

The Tata Group is expected to take full control of the airline Thursday. Tatas would pay Rs 2,700 crore cash and take over Rs 15,300 crore of the airline's debt.

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...

Defence

The Defence Services Staff College in Wellington | Image credit: dssc.gov.in

In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.