Tuesday, 18 January, 2022

Topic: Adani

Can Ambani & Adani’s corporate dominance last? Look at South Korea & Japan for answers

Both groups are recognised for breakthrough business acumen, but so are others. If they stand apart, it is because of their apparent hunger for dominance.

Adani Ports won’t handle cargo from Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan after Mundra drug haul

Company says it’ll stop import and export of containers to and from these 3 countries from 15 November. Last month, heroin worth Rs 21,000 crore was seized at Mundra port.

Adani Group will invest up to $70 bn to become top green energy producer by 2030

The investments would include a fresh $20 bn over the next decade, for areas such as electrolyzer manufacturing, and AI-based industrial cloud platforms, among others.

Adani Group seals deal to develop Western Container Terminal at Colombo Port

Adani Group, the first-ever Indian port operator in Sri Lanka, will have a 51% stake & has signed agreement with local partner John Keells Holdings & the SLPA to build the terminal.

SC revives a 2009 dispute over power supply between Adani company & Gujarat power body

The order came on GUVNL’s curative petition that challenged the 2019 judgment and after it was circulated among the bench members internally in accordance with SC rules.

‘Adani’ tag removed from Mangaluru airport name after protests

Adani group had changed the name of the airport after it took over the handling operations, but an RTI reply revealed that there was no such provision in their agreement.

This week, Gautam Adani has lost more money than anyone else in the world

Adani's personal fortune tumbled by around Rs 66,779 cr to Rs 5.01 lakh cr, after ET report on offshore investors. Just days ago, he was closing the gap with Mukesh Ambani as Asia’s richest.

Adani Green buys SoftBank Energy India as it aims to be world’s largest clean energy supplier

The deal moves Adani Green closer to its goal of having 25 gigawatts of renewable power capacity by 2025.

India adds 40 billionaires to Hurun Global rich list, Mukesh Ambani among world’s top 10

According to Hurun Global Rich List 2021, India is home to 177 billionaires, making it the third highest in world.

Everyone loves to hate a billionaire—attack on Ambani, Adani shows why

A govt servant using the official car for private work is as much of a corrupt practice as an Arhatiya under-weighing the farm produce.

On Camera


Priyanka Gandhi Vadra of Congress, a forerunner of women's question in India | PTI

Be it Congress, BJP, AAP—women’s question in India is a partisan issue. And that’s not so bad

India's woman question tests party imagination. Congress's focus on Nirbhaya, Unnao rape victim, and BJP's Uniform Civil Code show how.
President Xi Jingping addressing a meeting

Nations must secure global supply chains, prevent inflation shocks: Xi Jinping at WEF

In his 3rd address to World Economic Forum, Chinese President Xi Jinping said 'we need to resolve various risks and promote the steady recovery of the world economy'.


HAL likely to be in fray for Navy’s NUHs after defence ministry junks Coast Guard chopper deal

Last week, the Defence Acquisition Council scrapped the Coast Guard programme to buy 14 twin-engine helicopters under Buy Global category. Other projects under review now.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.