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Titus Naikuni appointed Airtel Kenya chairman
Corporate

Titus Naikuni appointed Airtel Kenya chairman

Bharti Airtel has appointed Titus Naikuni as the chairman of Airtel Kenya, a statement said here Friday.

Ganapathy Subramaniam succeeds S Ramadorai as Tata Elxsi head
Biztech

Ganapathy Subramaniam succeeds S Ramadorai as Tata Elxsi head

Subramaniam is the Executive Vice President at Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and head of TCS Financial Solutions, a strategic business unit of the the country's largest software exporter.

Splitting bank CMD posts before board empowerment is like putting cart before horse
Economy

Splitting bank CMD posts before board empowerment is like putting cart before horse

In the absence of a strong bank board, there are chances of political influences playing a part in the appointments of critical posts in public sector banks, experts warn.

Bilateral agreement useless without India's clearance, says Najam Sethi
Sports

Bilateral agreement useless without India's clearance, says Najam Sethi

The Chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Najam Sethi has admitted that without the clearance of the Indian government the bilateral six-series agreement signed with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) was useless.

PCB won't oppose Srinivasan's appointment as ICC chairman
Sports

PCB won't oppose Srinivasan's appointment as ICC chairman

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is unlikely to resist the appointment of N Srinivasan as the chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) this week in Melbourne after assured a bilateral series with India next year in the United Arab Emirates.

Cong questions use of ordinance to appoint principal secy to PM
Politics

Cong questions use of ordinance to appoint principal secy to PM

Congress general secretary and Chairman of AICC Communication Department Ajay Maken, at the same time, made it clear that the party was not pointing at any demerit in the officer, hailing him as "honest and upright".

Former TRAI chief Nripendra Misra appointed principal secy to PM
Politics

Former TRAI chief Nripendra Misra appointed principal secy to PM

Misra is a 1967-batch retired IAS officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre and his appointment will be co-terminus with the term of the Prime Minister or till further orders

Under Pressure Infosys Recalls Narayana Murthy As Chairman
Biztech

Under Pressure Infosys Recalls Narayana Murthy As Chairman

Current co-chairman S. Gopalakrishnan will become executive vice chairman, while CEO S.D. Shibulal remains in his position, Infosys said.

Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso resigns as term completed
News & Analysis

Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso resigns as term completed

Amoroso will be replaced in the chairman role by director Maynard Webb Jr. on an interim basis until the company's annual shareholder meeting on June 25.

Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso resigns as term completed
Business

Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso resigns as term completed

Amoroso will be replaced in the chairman role by director Maynard Webb Jr. on an interim basis until the company's annual shareholder meeting on June 25.

Ta-ta: How Ratan rebuilt the house that JRD left him
Business

Ta-ta: How Ratan rebuilt the house that JRD left him

As Ratan Tata attends his last annual general meeting of shareholders today in Kolkata, it is time to look back in wonder

'You can remember me for my stinginess and Cyrus for magnanimity'
Business

'You can remember me for my stinginess and Cyrus for magnanimity'

Tata Group Chairman Ratan Tata in a lighter vein today said shareholders would probably remember him, after he stands down in December end, for his stinginess when it comes to dolling out bonuses.

Barclays names corporate governance expert David Walker as chairman
Business

Barclays names corporate governance expert David Walker as chairman

Barclays has picked corporate governance expert and City grandee David Walker as its new chairman in an effort to rebuild the UK bank's reputation after a rate rigging scandal.

Sharad Pawar writes to PM, quits as telecom EGOM head
Economy

Sharad Pawar writes to PM, quits as telecom EGOM head

Fearing attempts to drag him into controversies, agriculture minister Sharad Pawar on Monday recused himself from heading the EGoM on telecom, three days after he replaced Pranab Mukherjee in the job.

Barclays chairman takes onus for Libor scandal, calls it quits
Business

Barclays chairman takes onus for Libor scandal, calls it quits

Barclays chairman Marcus Agius quit on Monday after the interest rate rigging scandal. Agius, said that it was a devastating blow to the reputation of the bank.

Powering Rural Masses With Mainstream Banking
Biztech

Powering Rural Masses With Mainstream Banking

G. Rangarajan, Chairman, Pallavan Grama Bank explains the bank's key IT-enabled services which include CBS, NEFT, SMS alerts, mobile-enabled Kisan credit cards, ultra small branches using POS.

Technology Enables Reaching Out To The Last Mile
Biztech

Technology Enables Reaching Out To The Last Mile

K.N. Tambe, Chairman, Wainganga Krishna Gramin Bank explains how the bank has been able to reach out to about 14 lakh rural customers by providing CBS, NEFT, RTGS, mobile payments, ATMs.

Cloud Enables Farmers Harvest Modern Banking
Biztech

Cloud Enables Farmers Harvest Modern Banking

Prakash Bakshi, Chairman, NABARD, explains how cloud computing equips co-operative banks to provide modern banking services at par with commercial banks.

Singhvi still unwell, will not attend rest of Budget session
Politics

Singhvi still unwell, will not attend rest of Budget session

Citing "illness and family commitment", the Rajya Sabha MP sought leave from 24 April to 22 May, which was granted by the Upper House today.