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At the heart of India's racism and colourism, a sincere conviction that we're 'nearly white'
India

At the heart of India's racism and colourism, a sincere conviction that we're 'nearly white'

Why does India put up with an oppressive system in which nearly the whole population is at the receiving end? But that question ignores the essential truth about India’s self-image – Indians do not really think they are dark-skinned.

Hindustan Unilever rebrands skin lightening cream 'Fair & Lovely' as 'Glow & Lovely' after backlash
India

Hindustan Unilever rebrands skin lightening cream 'Fair & Lovely' as 'Glow & Lovely' after backlash

Earlier on 25 June, HUL had announced dropping the word 'fair' from its popular skincare brand 'Fair & Lovely', citing its vision to adopt a holistic approach to beauty.

Beyond Unilever's cosmetic renaming of Fair & Lovely, brand must redress years of profiting off India's dark skin stigma
Lifestyle

Beyond Unilever's cosmetic renaming of Fair & Lovely, brand must redress years of profiting off India's dark skin stigma

Let’s seize the opportunity to get Fair & Lovely to repair the damage it has caused, writes Anuradha SenGupta

Hindustan Unilever drops 'Fair' from 'Fair & Lovely' to make brand more inclusive
Business

Hindustan Unilever drops 'Fair' from 'Fair & Lovely' to make brand more inclusive

Consumer brand Hindustan Unilever announced Thursday that it's dropping the word 'Fair' from its popular fairness cream brand 'Fair & Lovely' to achieve a "more inclusive vision of beauty", reports said.

GSK exits HUL, offloads 5.7% stake for Rs 25,480 cr in largest block trade ever carried out in Indian equity market
Business

GSK exits HUL, offloads 5.7% stake for Rs 25,480 cr in largest block trade ever carried out in Indian equity market

On 1 April 2020, GSK had announced the completion of its divestment of its popular healthcare drink brand Horlicks and other consumer healthcare nutrition products in India to Unilever.

Hindustan Unilever shares drop over 5% after company reports 4% decline in net profit in Q4
Business

Hindustan Unilever shares drop over 5% after company reports 4% decline in net profit in Q4

Shares of Hindustan Unilever on Monday fell 5.5 percent after it reported a 3.93 percent decline in consolidated profit for the fourth quarter due to coronavirus crisis from mid-March

Hit by coronavirus pandemic, HUL Q4 net profit down 3.9% at Rs 1,512 cr; sales decline 9.6% to Rs 9,055 cr
Business

Hit by coronavirus pandemic, HUL Q4 net profit down 3.9% at Rs 1,512 cr; sales decline 9.6% to Rs 9,055 cr

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever on Thursday reported 3.93 percent decline in consolidated net profit to Rs 1,512 crore for the fourth quarter ended 31 March, impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

Unilever withdraws growth outlook; says India business impacted by slowing market, coronavirus-forced lockdown
Business

Unilever withdraws growth outlook; says India business impacted by slowing market, coronavirus-forced lockdown

Unilever witnessed a major impact on the businesses in China and India, two of its major markets where restrictions were imposed by the respective governments to contain the spread of COVID-19.

Coronavirus Lockdown: Employees facing movement restrictions, plants not operating at full capacity, says HUL
Business

Coronavirus Lockdown: Employees facing movement restrictions, plants not operating at full capacity, says HUL

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) on Tuesday said its factories, though operational, are unable to operate at full capacity as its employees continue to face restriction in movement from local authorities in various states amid coronavirus-induced nationwide lockdown

HUL acquires Horlicks for Rs 3,045 cr; announces completion of GSK Consumer Healthcare merger with itself
Business

HUL acquires Horlicks for Rs 3,045 cr; announces completion of GSK Consumer Healthcare merger with itself

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever on Wednesday announced the completion of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Ltd's merger (GSKCH) with itself

Sensex, Nifty rebound; govt measures to aid coronavirus-hit economy, lend much-needed boost to markets
Business

Sensex, Nifty rebound; govt measures to aid coronavirus-hit economy, lend much-needed boost to markets

Infosys, Adani Ports, Britannia Industries, Bajaj Finance and HUL were among major gainers on the Nifty.

HUL board to meet on 1 April to declare merger with GSKCH; stock down 1.27%
Business

HUL board to meet on 1 April to declare merger with GSKCH; stock down 1.27%

Under the deal, Unilever's Indian arm, HUL is acquiring GSKCH India via an all-equity merger, valuing the total business of the latter at Rs 31,700 crore.

Chandigarh NCLT approves Hindustan Unilever, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare merger deal
Business

Chandigarh NCLT approves Hindustan Unilever, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare merger deal

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) on Wednesday said the Chandigarh bench of National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has approved the scheme of amalgamation for the merger of the company and GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSKCH)

HUL to set up manufacturing subsidiary, move aimed at helping MNC lower corporate tax rate
Business

HUL to set up manufacturing subsidiary, move aimed at helping MNC lower corporate tax rate

FMCG major HUL on Monday announced its plans to set up a new subsidiary, which would be primarily engaged in manufacturing activities

Composite PMI for December sends positive signal, disinvestment of 3 PSUs on slow mode; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro
Business

Composite PMI for December sends positive signal, disinvestment of 3 PSUs on slow mode; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

The seasonally adjusted PMI bottomed out in October and has gone up in both November and December.

Hindustan Unilever's Q2 standalone net profit rises 21.2% to Rs 1,848 cr; revenue up 6.2% Rs 9,708 cr
Business

Hindustan Unilever's Q2 standalone net profit rises 21.2% to Rs 1,848 cr; revenue up 6.2% Rs 9,708 cr

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) on Monday reported a 21.18 percent rise in standalone net profit to Rs 1,848 crore for the quarter ended on 30 September, 2019, mainly driven by home care, and beauty and personal care verticals

US becomes equity investors' favoured destination, impact of drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro
Business

US becomes equity investors' favoured destination, impact of drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

Oil shocks have almost always been ominous for the global economy – not only because of their links to the economy but also because several US recessions have been preceded by a sharp surge in oil prices.

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HUL Q1 consolidated net profit up 14.4% at Rs 1,795 cr driven by higher margins and volume growth
Business

HUL Q1 consolidated net profit up 14.4% at Rs 1,795 cr driven by higher margins and volume growth

FMCG major Hindustan Unilever on Tuesday reported an increase of 14.40 percent in consolidated net profit to Rs 1,795 crore for the first quarter ended 30 June, helped by higher margins and volume growth