Friday, 1 July, 2022

Topic: Nissan

Meet Ravinder Passi, Indian-origin Nissan whistleblower who took down legendary Carlos Ghosn

Former Global General Counsel Ravinder Passi described what he views as a toxic corporate culture, one rife with fear, intrigue and reprisals for those who step out of line.

Japan seeks extradition of 2 Americans accused of helping ex-Nissan head Ghosn escape country

This is the latest twist in the spy-novel saga of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn, who, while awaiting trial in Tokyo on financial crime charges, fled to Lebanon.

Nissan warns of losses, delays earnings report due to coronavirus pandemic

Nissan was already struggling with shrinking sales before the virus broke out, hurt by an aging lineup and a management paralysis brought by the arrest of ex-CEO Carlos Ghosn.

Carlos Ghosn is now free to defend himself, and Nissan should beware

Nissan has to decide whether it is more interested in pursuing Ghosn or fixing what’s wrong with the company. It has already proved that it can’t do both.

In first appearance since his escape, Carlos Ghosn continues attack on Japan’s judicial system

Free to speak his mind now, 65-year-old Carlos Ghosn is seeking to salvage his legacy, blighted by allegations of understating his income and raiding resources at Nissan.

How Carlos Ghosn became the world’s most famous fugitive

The former Nissan chief was awaiting trial in Japan on four charges—two for allegedly understating his compensation in regulatory filings, and two more “breach of trust” allegations.

Ghosn’s Houdini act makes one thing clear — a turnaround for Nissan won’t happen soon

As the Carlos Ghosn scandal unfolded, much that was wrong at Nissan came to light, from shoddy corporate governance to vague disclosure.

Who Carlos Ghosn is, and how he escaped house arrest in Japan

Ghosn, former head of Nissan, was accused of underreporting assets and was under trial in Japan.

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Representational image | Islam devotees offer Friday prayers during Ramadan, Patna, April 2022 | PTI

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
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RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


National Security Adviser Ajit Doval | File photo: ANI

At 1st Maritime Security Group meet, NSA chief Doval stresses on coordination among stakeholders

Meeting chaired by Vice Admiral (retd) G. Ashok Kumar, India’s 1st national maritime security coordinator. ‘Crucial policy issues’ such as ‘blue economy initiative’ also discussed.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.