Cyrus Mistry, sacked on Monday as the chairman of the Tata Sons, today filed a caveat in the Supreme Court against Ratan N Tata, Tata Sons and Sir Dorabji Trust challenging his sudden and dramatic removal. The Board also constituted a Selection Committee to choose a new Chairman for Tata Sons, comprising Ratan N Tata, Venu Srinivasan, Amit Chandra, Ronen Sen and Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya.
Taking advantage of this subversion, a horde of regressive patriarchs -- All India Muslim Personal Law Board and some other self-declared interpreters of Islam -- have successfully stifled any debate over triple talaq by burying it within the 'minority vs majority' binary. Since the debate concerned reforming Muslim personal law, the Left -- the so-called champions of individual's rights -- dropped all pretensions and looked the other way even though triple talaq involves the worst sort of human rights violations against women.
Eldon Watches has today launched its exciting new Kickstarter campaign for one of the world's most interesting watch concepts of the year. The company is hoping to get over PS10,000 of funding for its new type of watch which allows users to interchange every aspect of the watches design, including the strap, face, case and bezel.
AAP convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that his party will take every step to curb corruption in business and transport sectors if they form the government in Punjab. Releasing AAP's election manifesto yesterday, he said his party will remove "Inspector Raj" and the people will no longer have to tolerate "Gunda Tax" if AAP comes to power.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday said the ministry would check if ranks of armed forces personnel have changed vis-a-vis their civilian counterparts, and any discrepancies would be rectified in a week. A circular issued by the Defence Ministry, dated 18 October, on rank equivalence between defence officers and armed forces headquarters (AFHQ), and civil service officers brings the rank of armed forces officers a notch down compared to earlier status.
Google's mission to bring VR to the masses has resulted in the development of the Daydream View and Cardboard , but the company isn't stopping there. In July, we brought you news that the search giant is secretly working on a new high-end standalone headset , which we now know will incorporate eye tracking and use sensors to help users interact with the virtual spaces in front of them.
Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday termed the MNS demand of Rs 5 crore from film director Karan Johar as "wrong" for resolving the controversy over his movie 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' (ADHM) and said the government had nothing to do with it. The minister was reacting to Raj Thackeray-led MNS asking Johar to donate Rs 5 crore to the Army for casting Pakistani actor in his movie ADHM.
The CM almost broke down while addressing his father in front of partymen and said, "Mein koi kaam nahin kar sakta doosra, aur mein kaun sa kaam karunga doosra... aaj jis unchaai par hoon, us unchaai se hat jaun aur chala jaun kahin aur (I can't do any other work. Do you want me to step down from the heights I have reached and go elsewhere)."
State-owned IDBI Bank today posted a 53 per cent decline in net profit to Rs 55.52 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2016 as provision for bad loans increased. Total income of the bank increased to Rs 8,387.20 crore during the quarter, as against Rs 7,913.64 crore in the year-ago period, IDBI Bank said in a statement.
But stuff -- specifically, the kind that spends most of the year in garages, closets and sheds -- hasn't proved as easy to share. Out of a small warehouse in downtown Los Angeles, Joymode founder Joe Fernandez is using the region as a testbed for the concept. Fernandez got the idea after living with his girlfriend in a small space in San Francisco, where he launched and sold a social media analytics company called Klout, which got buzz for scoring people's social media popularity.
Founders of the Canberra-based global healthcare organisation Aspen Medical, Glenn Keys and Dr Andrew Walker, have shared a lot of memories throughout their 40 years of friendship - from high school, to the military, to their weddings - they now also share the title of 2016 Australian Entrepreneurs of the Year.
Hillary Clinton's 5-point lead over Donald Trump remains virtually unchanged since last week--but after prolonged in-fighting among GOP party leaders, a majority of Republicans and Republican-leaning voters (57 percent) see a lasting fracture in the Republican Party that could threaten Trump's ability to win the presidency, according to the latest NBC News|SurveyMonkey poll.