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New Essar Oil owners focus on assets growth

To double the throughput of refinery; create petrochemicals facility in long term

Essar Oil deal done, hurdles stay for group's steel, power firms

Lenders are now working for a resolution of loans to the Essar group's steel and power businesses

Paytm Mall to expedite deliveries for electronics, appliances in 25 cities

Paytm Mall is going after Amazon's Prime, which offers free one and two-day deliveries on orders

Triple talaq: SC to pronounce judgement today

Several lawyers, including Ram Jethmalani attacked the practice on various constitutional grounds

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Former CFO V Balakrishnan seeks exit of Infosys chairman, co-chairman

The chairman (Seshasayee) should leave for the governance failure, says Balakrishnan

Jaypee homebuyers may get 'client' tag cover in insolvency case

The government will ensure home buyers do not suffer, says an official

Doklam standoff: China blames India for border scuffle

India's foreign ministry confirmed the incident in Ladakh took place but has not given any details

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Infosys chairman, co-chair must step down before CEO search: Ex-CFO Bala

Infosys former CFO V Balakrishnan today asserted that Chairman R Seshasayee and Co-chair Ravi Venkatesan must step down as part of a board rejig before the country's second-largest IT firm kicks off search for a new CEO.

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Amit Shah postpones TN visit, cabinet reshuffle likely this week

AIADMK, JD(U) likely to get berths; allies like Shiv Sena and TDP could get more representation

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McDonald's may go off menu at all 169 outlets in North and East

Says the action was taken because its partner CPRL breached the terms of their franchise agreements

BSE to delist 200 companies from Wednesday

Stocks of 117 companies that have remained suspended for more than 10 years would be 'delisted'

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Nearly 9 yrs after, SC grants bail to Lt Col Shrikant Purohit

The Supreme Court today granted bail to Lt Col Shrikant Prasad Purohit, who has been languishing in jail for almost nine years for his alleged role in 2008 Malegaon blast case, observing there were contradictions in the charge sheets filed…

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Infosys loses Rs 34,000 crore in market-cap in two days

Infosys dipped 14% in past two trading sessions to Rs 874, its lowest level since August 8, 2014

SBI waives off up to 100% processing fee on car, gold, personal loans

The bank has waived the entire processing fee on car loans till December 31, 2017

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McDonald's ends CPRL license; 169 outlets in North, East face closure

Connaught Plaza Restaurants Pvt Ltd (CPRL) runs McDonald's outlets in northern and eastern India

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Infosys saga explained: Vishal Sikka's exit & erosion of shareholder value

The overhang on the stock will persist unless the fundamental issues are tackled well

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Board vs founder war: Is Infosys stock a good contrarian pick?

Infosys stock fell 9.6% last Friday after Vishal Sikka resigned as its CEO

Murthy Vs Sikka: How corporates can avoid Infosys-like conflict

How corporations can avoid an Infosys-like board-founder conflict

Infosys stares at turbulence, experts see departure of key executives, client churn

Infosys might have to prepare itself to lose clients and key executives who supported the software-plus-services model that former chief executive Vishal Sikka had pioneered, as they become easy targets for rivals to poach in an uncertain…

Monday, Aug 21

Android co-founder has a plan to cure our smartphone addiction

The Essential Phone is an anomaly: a sleek, premium smartphone

Sunday, Aug 20

Infosys: Vishal Sikka's exit no surprise, says Erin Green

Interview with former head of immigration, Infosys

After Sikka's exit, Infosys stock makes it to LIC 'buy list'

LIC bought 'a few thousand shares' on Friday when the stock dropped as much as 13%

Narayana Murthy's shadow to loom large over search for new Infosys CEO

Infosys is yet to zero in on potential candidates

Utkal Express derailment: At least 20 dead, 92 injured

Train was coming from Puri in Odisha and going to Haridwar in Uttarakhand, a journey of 36 hours

Saturday, Aug 19

Three US law firms to file class action suits against Infosys on Sikka exit

Firms are representing unnamed shareholders who they say suffered losses on after Sikka stepped down

Infosys board clears buyback of shares at Rs 1,150 apiece

The offer size for the Rs 13,000-crore buyback plan is 20.51% of total paid-up equity capital

Vishal Sikka's three years at Infosys: Numbers endorse outgoing CEO and MD

Under him, IT giant regained some of its mojo that it had lost under his predecessors

Flood fury: Bihar toll touches 153, Army called in for rescue ops in UP

Around 10.8 mn people have been hit by floods in 17 districts, 1,688 panchayats of the eastern state

Friday, Aug 18

Vishal Sikka exits, Infosys declares war on Narayana Murthy

U B Pravin Rao to be interim MD & CEO; successor by March next year

Meeting founders' expectations key challenge for next Infosys CEO

The Street is worried about the ongoing spat between the board and founding members continuing

Vishal Sikka resigns as MD & CEO of Infosys with immediate effect

Sikka will serve as executive vice-chairman until a new permanent CEO & MD takes charge

Barcelona terror attack: 13 dead, 32 injured; one suspect arrested

The incident happened when a van ploughed into crowd in Barcelona's Las Ramblas avenue

Thursday, Aug 17

Govt to uproot corruption, ease common man's life: Modi to startup CEOs

Asking for their support for a New India, he promised to end role of middlemen

Are you a homebuyer waiting for refund? Here's some good news for you

Till now, only financial and operational creditors were permitted to seek claims under IBC

Now, HDFC Bank cuts savings rate to 3.5% for deposits less than Rs 50 lakh

Post revision, customers maintaining savings bank account balance of Rs 50 lakh and above will continue to earn interest at four per annum.