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SEBI probe suggests prima facie violations of norms in IndiGo related party transactions; shares plunge nearly 5%
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SEBI probe suggests prima facie violations of norms in IndiGo related party transactions; shares plunge nearly 5%

IndiGo has been facing a probe by the SEBI ever since a public spat came to light between two founders of the airline, including over certain related party transactions involving one of the warring promoters.

SEBI defers deadline by two years to split roles of chairman, MD on demand from corporates, economic slowdown
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SEBI defers deadline by two years to split roles of chairman, MD on demand from corporates, economic slowdown

Industry body FICCI has welcomed SEBI's decision to extend its deadline for splitting Chairman and MD posts by two years to April 2022.

Yes Bank independent director Uttam Agarwal quits; lender says he was under 'fit and proper' status review
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Yes Bank independent director Uttam Agarwal quits; lender says he was under 'fit and proper' status review

Yes Bank's independent director Uttam Prakash Agarwal has resigned citing "serious concerns" on "deteriorating practices" and the state of affairs at the private sector lender

Political, regulatory pressure on corporate governance impacting risk taking by firms: HDFC CEO Keki Mistry
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Political, regulatory pressure on corporate governance impacting risk taking by firms: HDFC CEO Keki Mistry

Company boards are operating under increased "political and regulatory" pressure to improve their governance standards, and the resultant risk averseness is a prime reason for the growth slowdown, HDFC's Chief Executive Keki Mistry said on Wednesday

Cyrus Mistry says not interested in getting back to Tata Group in any capacity; to pursue options to protect rights as minority shareholder
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Cyrus Mistry says not interested in getting back to Tata Group in any capacity; to pursue options to protect rights as minority shareholder

Cyrus Mistry, the ousted Tata Sons chairman, said he has taken the decision in the overall interest of the Tata group, whose interests are far more important than those of any individual

Carlos Ghosn jailbreak is all-purpose face-saver; exit ends embarrassing diplomatic affair for Tokyo, France and former employers
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Carlos Ghosn jailbreak is all-purpose face-saver; exit ends embarrassing diplomatic affair for Tokyo, France and former employers

Carlos Ghosn had some success positioning himself as a victim of a legal system with a 99 percent conviction rate

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick severs ties with ride-services firm; sells all his shares to focus on industrial kitchens
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Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick severs ties with ride-services firm; sells all his shares to focus on industrial kitchens

When Kalanick resigned in the summer of 2017, the company had been through a bruising six months during which employees accused the former CEO of fostering a toxic work culture that encouraged sexual harassment and bullying

Minority stakes count: Cyrus Mistry's NCLAT win in Tata Sons tussle is a significant precedent in refining shareholder democracy in India
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Minority stakes count: Cyrus Mistry's NCLAT win in Tata Sons tussle is a significant precedent in refining shareholder democracy in India

The Tata-Mistry ruling should give a sobering message to promoter-driven companies that running a public company through a board involves procedures and practices that go beyond a simple majority-oriented approach

Videocon loan case: With Chanda Kochhar knocking HC’s door challenging termination, ICICI board’s actions are back in spotlight
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Videocon loan case: With Chanda Kochhar knocking HC’s door challenging termination, ICICI board’s actions are back in spotlight

The first time the case caught public attention, ICICI Bank and its board had fiercely defended Chanda Kochhar without carrying out a detailed probe into the merits of the case

Infosys chairman Nandan Nilekani says speculations of co-founders' role in whistleblower complaints appalling
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Infosys chairman Nandan Nilekani says speculations of co-founders' role in whistleblower complaints appalling

Infosys on Wednesday said speculations of co-founders and former employees being involved in the recent whistleblower allegations were "appalling" and seem to be aimed at tarnishing the image of some of "the most accomplished and respected individuals"

Are we at the cusp of a huge asset price bubble, Yes Bank shareholders at a crossroads; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro
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Are we at the cusp of a huge asset price bubble, Yes Bank shareholders at a crossroads; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

Yes Bank management highlighted that it has received a binding offer of $1.2 billion from a global investor and in addition received eight bids from global investors worth close to $1.5 billion.

Infosys row: US SEC to seek SEBI's cooperation into whistleblower allegations against IT-company
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Infosys row: US SEC to seek SEBI's cooperation into whistleblower allegations against IT-company

US market regulator SEC will be seeking cooperation from its Indian counterpart SEBI in its probe into Infosys, which has been rocked by whistleblower complaints of several alleged irregularities, sources said on Friday

Why whistleblower 2.0 is a body blow to Infosys, renewable energy needs a renewed thrust; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro
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Why whistleblower 2.0 is a body blow to Infosys, renewable energy needs a renewed thrust; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

Infosys, once the poster boy of corporate governance in India, is for the second time in two years at the receiving end after whistleblowers alleged fudging of numbers

Infosys row: SEBI starts probe against IT-company over whistleblower charges, corporate governance lapses
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Infosys row: SEBI starts probe against IT-company over whistleblower charges, corporate governance lapses

Markets regulator SEBI has begun its probe into alleged non-disclosure of price-sensitive information by Infosys' management and also corporate governance lapses in the wake of serious allegations levelled by a whistleblower, while it is also examining possible insider trading in the company's securities

Infosys row: BSE seeks explanation from IT-company on non-disclosure of whistleblower complaint
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Infosys row: BSE seeks explanation from IT-company on non-disclosure of whistleblower complaint

Leading exchange BSE on Wednesday asked Infosys to explain why it did not make a disclosure about a whistleblower complaint which alleged that the company's top executives were following "unethical practices" to shore up profits through irregular accounting ways

Infosys accounting probe: Case may be overblown, but it's an opportunity to fix corporate governance, whistleblower norms
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Infosys accounting probe: Case may be overblown, but it's an opportunity to fix corporate governance, whistleblower norms

Infosys is considered as a bellwether not just for India's emergence as a strong economy in a globalised era in a pioneering export sector, but also for corporate governance and disclosures wore on the sleeves by its iconic founder, NR Narayana Murthy.

India slips 10 places to 68th on global competitiveness index; Singapore replaces US to emerge on top
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India slips 10 places to 68th on global competitiveness index; Singapore replaces US to emerge on top

India, which was ranked 58th in the annual Global Competitiveness Index compiled by Geneva-based World Economic Forum, is among the worst-performing BRICS nations along with Brazil

Indian companies need to follow global standards of governance: Kumar Mangalam Birla
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Indian companies need to follow global standards of governance: Kumar Mangalam Birla

Indian corporates need to hold themselves accountable to global standards of governance if India wishes to re-shape the global economic order, Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla said on Tuesday

SEBI needs more funds, not less; govt move to suck out regulator funds comes amid a corporate governance crisis
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SEBI needs more funds, not less; govt move to suck out regulator funds comes amid a corporate governance crisis

The Finance Ministry's Budget proposal to suck out to the Centre's kitty a quarter of SEBI's surplus every year is against the grain because what India needs badly now is a culture of progressive corporate governance, on which SEBI has barely scratched the surface