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Vodafone Idea issues clarification: No proposal from Google on investment, says telecom major; evaluating various opportunities
Business

Vodafone Idea issues clarification: No proposal from Google on investment, says telecom major; evaluating various opportunities

Vodafone Idea said currently there is no proposal as reported by the media that is being considered at the Board

Roula Khalaf, first woman editor at Financial Times in 131 years, creates history: Occasion indicates rise at workplace for women still rare
Business

Roula Khalaf, first woman editor at Financial Times in 131 years, creates history: Occasion indicates rise at workplace for women still rare

A slew of surveys reveals India's low ranking in gender parity and inclusion irrespective of government policies that mandate more women at the workplace

Financial Times picks first female editor Roula Khalaf in daily's 131-year-old history; chosen for her 'sound judgment, integrity'
Business

Financial Times picks first female editor Roula Khalaf in daily's 131-year-old history; chosen for her 'sound judgment, integrity'

Before joining the FT in 1995, Khalaf worked at Forbes in New York and earned a master’s at Columbia University and graduated from Syracuse University.

Ness Wadia's arrest not to affect his position as director of board of companies, could lead to suspension of IPL team
Business

Ness Wadia's arrest not to affect his position as director of board of companies, could lead to suspension of IPL team

Ness Wadia, one of India's richest men, is believed to have been on a skiing trip in Japan when he was caught

James Murdoch in line to replace Elon Musk as Tesla CEO, FT Report claims
News & Analysis

James Murdoch in line to replace Elon Musk as Tesla CEO, FT Report claims

Murdoch, already an independent director of Tesla, has signaled he wants the job, the report claims.

Japanese media company Uzabase to buy business news website Quartz from Atlantic Media
Business

Japanese media company Uzabase to buy business news website Quartz from Atlantic Media

Over 20 million people access Quartz each month, with half its audience based outside the US.

As India ups Britain on world stage, sourpuss daily writes obit of our democracy: Did you pick the wrong country, FT?
India

As India ups Britain on world stage, sourpuss daily writes obit of our democracy: Did you pick the wrong country, FT?

The crux is that we don't need lessons from Britain on how to conduct ourselves any more than we need reparations.

On demonetisation anniversary, Rahul Gandhi writes Modi has 'fatally wounded' Indian businesses: Top quotes from Congress VP's edit
Business

On demonetisation anniversary, Rahul Gandhi writes Modi has 'fatally wounded' Indian businesses: Top quotes from Congress VP's edit

The Congress vice-president also wrote an opinion piece in Britain's Financial Times newspaper on Tuesday, where he said demonetisation robbed the country of its economic prowess

Crocodile kills 24-year-old British journalist John McClean in Sri Lanka
World

Crocodile kills 24-year-old British journalist John McClean in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan police on Friday found the body of a 24-year-old British journalist, Paul McClean, who is suspected to have been killed by a crocodile.

Demonetisation has been one of the most 'disruptive experiments,' says report in US magazine
India

Demonetisation has been one of the most 'disruptive experiments,' says report in US magazine

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "grand gesture" of demonetisation has proved to be one of the most "disruptive experiments" in recent economic history.

Financial Times' story on Qatari princess' sex scandal disappears from website after being refuted
World

Financial Times' story on Qatari princess' sex scandal disappears from website after being refuted

An alleged scandal about Qatari princess which Financial Times, a British publication had broken out has been has been termed as fake

India @70: Can we now have at least a 15-year vision for economy?
Business

India @70: Can we now have at least a 15-year vision for economy?

The services jobs that fintech and other startups will create are not because of any specific government programs.

SoftBank to buy UK chip designer ARM for around $32 billion
Business

SoftBank to buy UK chip designer ARM for around $32 billion

If confirmed, the deal would be one of the largest in European technology to date and SoftBank's largest ever.

Vijay Mallya case: Banks should focus on recovering dues than go after borrowers, says Uday Kotak
Business

Vijay Mallya case: Banks should focus on recovering dues than go after borrowers, says Uday Kotak

The loans to companies promoted by Mallya were sanctioned in 2004 to 2007 and those turned into bad loans in 2009.

Banks anywhere else would've settled with Mallya: But nowhere else would he get loans
Business

Banks anywhere else would've settled with Mallya: But nowhere else would he get loans

This fraud can be understood a little more clearly when one realises that a bulk of the loans were taken against virtually non-existent collateral of meaningful value.

Banks have lost it: Sending Vijay Mallya to jail will make them double-losers
Business

Banks have lost it: Sending Vijay Mallya to jail will make them double-losers

Is India losing the plot on Vijay Mallya, the failed airline entrepreneur who has lost some of his crown jewels in the booze business while trying to make Kingfisher fly long after it was time to say quits?

Vijay Mallya bargain: Billionaire in exile is tough case for Modi govt to handle
Business

Vijay Mallya bargain: Billionaire in exile is tough case for Modi govt to handle

In the interview to FT, Mallya said he remains an Indian patriot who is “proud to fly the Indian flag”, but as the outcry around him continues, he is more than happy to stay safe in the UK.

India top FDI destination in 2015, Make in India boosting jobs: Report
Business

India top FDI destination in 2015, Make in India boosting jobs: Report

In 2015, India was for the first time the leading country in the world for FDI, overtaking the US and China, the report said

Bill Gates says he was misunderstood, disappointed by reports that he backs FBI outright
News & Analysis

Bill Gates says he was misunderstood, disappointed by reports that he backs FBI outright

An earlier report by the Financial Times indicated that Bill Gates had taken a strong stance supporting the FBI in the San Bernadino iPhone case. In a later interview with Bloomberg however, Bill Gates clarified that he was misunderstood and was disappointed by the report.

The $31 bn question: Did India really see so much of FDI inflow in 2015?
Business

The $31 bn question: Did India really see so much of FDI inflow in 2015?

India is certainly catching the attention of global investors, especially in the backdrop of a severe (and likely to be prolonged) global slowdown phase