Sunday, 27 November, 2022

Topic: ITC

Great Indian wheat export mystery: Turkey didn’t reject for quality, Israel bought it, ITC says

A 55,000-tonne consignment of Indian wheat sold to a Dutch firm named ETG Commodities, which further approached a Turkish buyer, has become something of a mystery.

ITC resorts to partial price hikes on its dairy products in a move to limit pain on buyers

The comments from the country's biggest maker of fast-moving consumer-goods comes on the back of its smaller rival Nestle India's grim outlook on rising input costs.

Haircut gone wrong in 2018, woman to get Rs 2 crore as compensation from ITC Hotels

National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission awards compensation after salon at New Delhi’s ITC Maurya irreversibly damaged her hair during a haircut and treatment in 2018.

How ‘tobacco nationalism’ is preventing ITC from becoming India’s Pinduoduo

ITC's large quasi-state ownership is preventing the $25 billion enterprise from being carved up into a pure cigarette company and big supply-chain platform like China’s Pinduoduo.

Cannot monopolise words like ‘magic’, ‘masala’ — Madras HC ends Nestle-ITC noodles feud

In a suit filed against Nestle India for using the phrase 'magical masala' for its Maggi noodles, ITC claims it was lifted from the branding for its Sunfeast Yipee! noodles.

ITC considers buying stake in Cafe Coffee Day following cafe chain founder’s death  

A successful bid will help ITC diversify its business to reduce dependence on cigarettes as India raises taxes on tobacco, as well as help Coffee Day pare down its borrowings.

Y.C Deveshwar, ITC’s longest-serving chairman, dies at 72

In his over two decade stint as ITC chief, Deveshwar built ITC to make it one of the biggest conglomerates in India.

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Apple revolutionised smartwatch. Then came the budget wave and more—AmazFit, Fitbit to Samsung

The Fitbit Versa 4 and Sense 2 are good options for fitness fiends who want a smartwatch for fitness tracking only, while Garmin is great for extreme sports enthusiasts.
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How India-Australia FTA is set to boost trade that’s already at a record high

While the bulk of the trade between India and Australia is so far in the energy sector, the FTA is expected to broaden this to include other goods and services.


Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.