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Cyrus Mistry-Tatas feud: Moot point is minority shareholders' rights; everything else is secondary to that, opine experts
Business

Cyrus Mistry-Tatas feud: Moot point is minority shareholders' rights; everything else is secondary to that, opine experts

The Mistry-Tatas feud will be tracked closely by analysts and the industry, who expect the row to spawn a new framework that will drive corporate boards.

Qualcomm announces that former chairman Paul Jacobs set to leave its board of directors
News & Analysis

Qualcomm announces that former chairman Paul Jacobs set to leave its board of directors

Jacobs supported resistance to Broadcom’s bid by Qualcomm, but he increasingly clashed with other members of the San Diego-based company’s board.

Infosys board blames Narayana Murthy's 'continuous assault' for Vishal Sikka's exit
Business

Infosys board blames Narayana Murthy's 'continuous assault' for Vishal Sikka's exit

There were no immediate comments from Narayana Murthy on the allegations

MPBSE Class 10 Supplementary Results 2017 likely to be declared today; check scores at mpbse.nic.in.
India

MPBSE Class 10 Supplementary Results 2017 likely to be declared today; check scores at mpbse.nic.in.

The Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPBSE) is likely to declare supplementary results of Class 10 on 8 August, 2017

Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir issue: Uttar Pradesh Muslim body to move courts seeking to be made party in row
India

Babri Masjid-Ram Mandir issue: Uttar Pradesh Muslim body to move courts seeking to be made party in row

The Uttar Pradesh Shia Central Waqf Board (UPSCWB) has decided to stake claim to the disputed Babri mosque and move relevant courts seeking that it be made a party in the ongoing litigations related to the Ramjanmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute

Uber Technologies director resigns from the board following offensive remark on women
News & Analysis

Uber Technologies director resigns from the board following offensive remark on women

Uber's Director has resigned from the company's board following a remark he made during an Uber staff meeting that was widely seen as offensive to women.

We should celebrate success stories like Dhirubhai Ambani and NR Narayana Murthy, says Mohandas Pai
News & Analysis

We should celebrate success stories like Dhirubhai Ambani and NR Narayana Murthy, says Mohandas Pai

India needs to "celebrate" success stories of "heroes" like Dhirubhai Ambani and NR Narayana Murthy who have created wealth for the country and jobs for millions, former Infosys executive TV Mohandas Pai said today.

Starboard's Smith says Yahoo 'welcoming' since his arrival
Biztech

Starboard's Smith says Yahoo 'welcoming' since his arrival

Yahoo Inc's management team and directors have given a warm welcome to Starboard Value LP Chief Executive Jeffrey Smith since he joined the company's board after a contentious battle

Yahoo to decide next strategic steps after quarterly earnings: Sources
News & Analysis

Yahoo to decide next strategic steps after quarterly earnings: Sources

Yahoo Inc will decide on its next strategic steps only after releasing quarterly earnings on Feb. 2, people familiar with the matter said, as the company continues to resist investor calls to explore a sale of its core Internet assets.

India's Greyhound Knowledge Group buys stake in Internet of Style; appoints S Sridhar to board
Business

India's Greyhound Knowledge Group buys stake in Internet of Style; appoints S Sridhar to board

Greyhound Knowledge Group, founded by known market research analyst Sanchit Vir Gogia, has acquired a stake in Internet of Style.

Cairn India, Vedanta boards to meet on Sunday, merger proposal on cards
Business

Cairn India, Vedanta boards to meet on Sunday, merger proposal on cards

Parent Vedanta Ltd looking to resolve a mismatch between its debt from its proposed merger with Cairn India

Won't step down: Vijay Mallya remains defiant even as Diageo moves to sack him from USL board
Business

Won't step down: Vijay Mallya remains defiant even as Diageo moves to sack him from USL board

Alleging fund diversion to Kingfisher and other UB group entities, United Spirits' new owner Diageo has asked Vijay Mallya to step down as Chairman and Director of the Indian liquor firm, a demand he outrightly rejected.

Infosys appoints academician as independent board member
Corporate

Infosys appoints academician as independent board member

IT services firm Infosys today said it has appointed John W Etchemendy to its Board as an Independent Member.

Flipkart beefs up its tech oversight; welcomes Dropbox's Agarwal on board
Biztech

Flipkart beefs up its tech oversight; welcomes Dropbox's Agarwal on board

Aditya Agarwal's, who was one of the first engineers at Facebook, deep technology expertise will support Flipkart's growth strategy.

AGMs should not be chai-samosa parties, says Sebi chairman
Corporate

AGMs should not be chai-samosa parties, says Sebi chairman

The Sebi chief also asserted that the onus needs to be put more on the promoters or the top executives, rather than the companies as a whole, when it comes to penalties.<br />

India Inc gets an additional six months to appoint  women directors on  company boards
Corporate

India Inc gets an additional six months to appoint women directors on company boards

While amendments have been made to various provisions of this Corporate Governance Code to align them with the relevant sections of the new Companies Act, the deadline would remain unchanged at October 1, 2014, except for requirement of a minimum one woman director on the boards of listed companies.<br />

What a shame: More than 50% NSE-listed firms yet to hire women directors
Corporate

What a shame: More than 50% NSE-listed firms yet to hire women directors

Corporate governance norms, issued by Sebi in February this year, mandate all listed companies to have at least one woman director on board. These norms will come into force from October 1.<br />

More pink slips? After IOC, govt to sack ind directors of ONGC, HPCL, MRPL
Corporate

More pink slips? After IOC, govt to sack ind directors of ONGC, HPCL, MRPL

The NDA government is reviewing all appointments made by the previous UPA regime during its last year in office and is removing the political appointees wherever possible

Glass ceiling? Only four percent of Indian company directors are women
Corporate

Glass ceiling? Only four percent of Indian company directors are women

The Companies Act, 2013 , passed by parliament in August last year, makes it mandatory for public and private firms with an annual turnover of at least three billion rupees ($50 million) to have at least one female director by October 1, 2014.<br />

Ex-Microsoft Executive, Ex-McDonald's CEO Join HP Board
Biztech

Ex-Microsoft Executive, Ex-McDonald&#039;s CEO Join HP Board

The PC maker has been trying to strengthen its board after years of leadership calamities and said it will continue searching for more directors.