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Organisational structure to keep evolving, says Flipkart

Company rejig likely every few years, or even faster

Dr Reddy's launches anti-cancer injection in US

The market for Docetaxel in the US is worth $218 billion

Manish Maheshwari new CEO of Essar oil's E&P business

With about 23 years' experience, he was till recently MD of Hindustan Oil Exploration Co

Adani Power to acquire Avantha unit Korba West Power for Rs 4,200 cr

Says recent acquisitions will raise capacity to 11,040 MW

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40 Years Ago... and now: Pushing for growth

It was in the last seventies that the Muthoot Group first stepped out of its comfort zone - the markets of southern India

A dash of digital

New research suggests that Australia, India and Singapore lead the pack when it comes to digital marketing adoption

Feedback must for goal pursuit

Positive feedback is effective when it signals a boost in commitment whereas negative feedback is effective when it signals a lack of goal ...

Pay for performance

No one-size-fits-all solution exists for a company's pay-for-performance programme. While the conventional thinking is that pay for performance ...

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Global Offshore hits new high on taking delivery of vessel

The stock rallied 8% to Rs 588 on back of heavy volumes on National Stock Exchange.

KNR Constructions gains on order worth Rs 109 crore

The order has been awarded to company's 51:49 joint-venture with Tomar Builders & Contractors Private Limited

ICICI Bank joins Rs 2 lakh crore m-cap club

ICICI Bank scrip up 1.9% to Rs 1,766, taking its market value to Rs 2,04,395 crore at 1121 hours, the BSE data shows.


Rajesh Exports rallies on Rs 1,350 crore export order

The stock up 4% to Rs 169, extending its Friday's 4.5% rally on BSE.

Emami gears up for foods entry

Emami's entry into foods will pit it directly against Dabur, which has a similar health care-personal care-foods push, with an ayurvedic-herbal ...

United Spirits' private deals come into question

Investors, proxy firms point to terms of agreement; company says deals already in force, cancellation will hurt its interests


ICICI Bank joins Rs 2 lakh crore m-cap club

ICICI Bank scrip up 1.9% to Rs 1,766, taking its market value to Rs 2,04,395 crore at 1121 hours, the BSE data shows.

Top seven companies add Rs 44k cr to investor wealth

The m-cap of SBI surged Rs 20k cr to Rs 227k cr, the biggest rise among top-10 blue-chips

Sebi looking into share price spike ahead of Kotak-ING deal

Inquiry preliminary, based on system-generated alert


Will go by shareholder agreement in TTSL stake sale: Docomo

Company reported to be looking at moving international arbitration regarding its stake sale

Datawind all set to launch Rs 2,000 smartphone

Company also on verge of tying up with a telecom operator for providing free Internet service to its smartphone buyers

Bharti Airtel appoints Titus Naikuni as chairman for Kenya operations

Comes with vast board-room experience with many companies across sectors


Infosys gains on fixing record date for bonus issue

The company said it has fixed record date as December 3, 2014 for the purpose of allotment of bonus shares/stock dividend.

Best time to start a new business, says Infosys co-founder

Gopalakrishnan said almost all sectors will get disrupted and transformed over the next 30 years

Global tech giants gear up for Digital India road map

Centre has okayed blueprint for the project in August, which is expected to attract Rs 1,00,000 cr in investments over next 3-4 years


Billing for wallet shock

Indian and other generic drug firms face prospect of US legislature debating compensation for undue price rises

Pharma companies should learn to appreciate FDA norms: Experts

Indian pharma companies have registered the largest number of US FDA-approved manufacturing facilities outside the US

Amrutanjan Health Care zooms over 50% in three days

Till 1205 hours, a combined 2.51 million shares representing 17% of total equity of the company changed hands on NSE and BSE.


Tata Motors to launch trucks with auto gear shift

The automated manual transmission has recently been introduced in various passenger cars, including its sedan Zest

Royal Enfield on expansion mode; to set up 3rd plant

Royal Enfield currently has two manufacturing facilities inTiruvottiyur and Oragadam

Tata Motors to treble commercial vehicle exports by 2018-19

The company plans to bolster despatches to existing and new markets to achieve the target


Global Offshore hits new high on taking delivery of vessel

The stock rallied 8% to Rs 588 on back of heavy volumes on National Stock Exchange.

KNR Constructions gains on order worth Rs 109 crore

The order has been awarded to company's 51:49 joint-venture with Tomar Builders & Contractors Private Limited

Realty firms line up affordable projects in Gurgaon

The national capital region, especially Gurgaon, and Mumbai are the two largest property markets in India


Improved tourist sentiment leads to marginal hike in hotel tariff

Goa tops with 12% rise in tariffs, rates in Pune & Mumbai decline

SpiceJet stock up 15% on stake sale reports

The airline is restructuring its operations and has cut down its fleet size by ten planes to contain losses

Jet Airways: On course to improved performance

Rise in competition could offset gains on falling fuel prices; for SpiceJet, a turnround hangs on recapitalisation


CCI invites public views on proposed Holcim-Lafarge merger

Competition panel believes merger could have adverse impact on cement industry, gives 15 days for response

TNPL launches new paper brand 'GreenPal' targeting students

TNPL to use e-commerce to sell the product, which will be delivered at doorstep free of cost

Holcim, Lafarge say global merger won't adversely impact competition in India

In a filing to CCI, the cement majors said effective competition will continue to sustain


Metal shares rally

Hindalco, Jindal Steel, Sesa Sterlite, Tata Steel, SAIL and JSW Steel are up 2-4% on the National Stock Exchange.

JSW Steel catching up fast with Tata Steel

Earlier scale advantage over JSW shrinks with slower capex in India and poor volume growth and other headaches in Europe

Coal India trade unions call off Monday strike

Union leaders met a senior coal ministry official on Saturday and the strike was postponed until a meeting with the power and coal minister


As packaged food companies crumble, Britannia holds ground

Earlier push on distribution, product mix and cost cutting has helped it weather the relative slowdown in the category far better than ...

Sugar stocks in demand

Shares of sugar manufactures are in demand after the govt promised subsidising the production of ethanol for blending with petrol.

Tata Coffee surges on stock split plan

The board will meet on November 25, 2014, to consider the proposal of stock split of the company's equity shares.


CAG not factoring project delays if decision is not taken: RIL

The company had stated the auditor was using hindsight to question project efficiencies and procurements made 8 years back

IOC aims at 90% DBTL compliance in Gujarat by mid-Jan

There are roughly 6.5 million LPG domestic consumers in Gujarat between IOCL, HPCL and BPCL

Essar Oil extends fall as Sebi revamps delisting norms

The stock slipped below its floor price of Rs 108.18 fixed for the proposed delisting offer.


MCX hunts for a new MD again

The post has been vacant since Manoj Vaish left in May

Future group acquires supermarket chain Nilgiris

Nilgiris runs convenience store chain with 140 outlets in the south; also owns portfolio of brands in dairy, bakery, chocolates and staples

Future Consumer Enterprise gains on acquiring supermarket chain

Future Consumer gains 10% after purchasing Bangalore-based supermarket chain Nilgiris


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Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: The art of flattery
Shyamal Majumdar

Sycophants may be the butt of corporate jokes, but some of them have made buttering-up the boss a fine art

Katie Benner

Katie Benner: Uber's dirty tricks won't hurt it
Katie Benner

The funny thing about Uber is that its product doesn't need any of the psychological warfare to succeed. The app is convenient and beloved by ...

Edward Niedermeyer

Edward Niedermeyer: Jaguar mistakes nostalgia for emotion
Edward Niedermeyer

Jaguar is hoping consumers will be won over before they get to compare the new XE with its competition

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Nielsen's brainwave for advertisers

Big brands are warming up to the idea of using Nielsen Neuro for sharp insights

Woodland gears up for diversified outdoors play

To have franchisees and a new online plan, after finally launching adventure gear

40 Years Ago...and now: 'Made for each other'- A case of perfect insight

Wills' campaign showed how simple but relevant positioning is ageless

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TechM bets big on $41 bn network services market with LCC acquisition

Even as margins might be hit in the first year, analysts remain bullish on the LLC acquisition deal

Global steel prices continue to fall, India may follow

Experts say prices in India might fall another 3-4% by year-end

Strong growth, return ratios to support Bajaj Finance's valuations

The stock has given 100% returns in the past year, on the back of consistent financial performance

Zomato fund infusion positive for Info Edge

Higher competitive pressures, though, will keep 99acres' profits under check