Friday, 19 August, 2022

Topic: Ambani

SC to hear Centre’s plea against Tripura HC order on security cover to Mukesh Ambani & family

Tripura HC had ordered the Centre to submit original files assessing threat towards Ambani, his wife and children, on the basis of which security was granted to them.

Amazon takes on Ambani again in India. This time, over cricket

The bruising battle for control of a bankrupt Indian retailer isn’t over yet, and two of the world’s richest men are already heading for a second round on the cricket field.

How Mukesh Ambani outfoxed Amazon in Rs 20,000 crore deal dispute

Ambani’s bloodless coup forced Amazon to seek settlement on the bitter dispute and alarmed Future’s investors and lenders wary of asset-stripping.

Anil Ambani’s Reliance Capital unraveling shows why RBI hates big business in banking

Reliance Capital joins a long list of Indian shadow banks that have keeled over since the sudden collapse of infrastructure financier IL&FS Group in September 2018.

Why Amazon versus Ambani feud is making near-bankrupt Future Group’s board cranky

Two letters have been sent to India's competition authority by three directors of Future Retail Ltd, alleging that Amazon has misled the regulator about nature of an investment in 2019.

‘No plans to relocate’ — Reliance hits out at speculation about Mukesh Ambani’s London shift

Reliance has acquired a prime London property for Rs 592 crore, and the Ambani family’s visit abroad has been linked to them making it their second home.

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.

Was told I will get Rs 300-cr if ‘Ambani’, ‘RSS-linked man’ deals are cleared: Satya Pal Malik

Malik claimed he was told Rs 150 crore will be given for clearing each file when he was the Jammu and Kashmir governor but he refused and told PM Modi about it.

Anil Ambani-led Reliance Infra wins Rs 46.6 bn arbitration against Delhi Metro

The verdict is a crucial victory for Ambani as his telecom firms are in bankruptcy and he is contesting a personal insolvency case lodged by the country’s largest lender.

Mukesh Ambani is going green but it’s oil that’s helping Reliance get richer

Reliance, among India's top carbon emitters, gets nearly 60% of its annual revenue from the more polluting oil-to-chemicals business. Shifting dramatically away from it is difficult.

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Union home minister Amit Shah and BJP national president J.P. Nadda with Bihar BJP leaders at a core committee meeting in New Delhi | PTI

What Left parties’ decision to not join Bihar alliance means for India’s Dalits, women, MBCs

Top leaders of the Left are English-speaking 'upper' caste elites. And they won't let MLAs become ministers lest they should threaten their elite power.
Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Su-57, the Russian 5th generation fighter aircraft Photo by Snehesh Alex Philip

Russia wants to build next generation tanks, submarines with India

As the second regiment of the S-400 Triumf air defence system starts getting delivered, Russia said it expects the serial production of AK 203 rifles in Amethi to begin in late 2022-early 2023.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.