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Problem was not with idea of Aadhaar but its inadequacies: PM Modi in new book

Problem was not with idea of Aadhaar but its inadequacies: PM Modi in new book

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an upcoming book says he had no differences with the idea of Aadhaar but had a problem with its inadequacies when in April 2014 he had dismissed the biometric ID system as a "political gimmick".

Infosys denies reports of co-founders selling stake

Infosys denies reports of co-founders selling stake

Infosys denied media reports suggesting that its co-founders, including N R Narayana Murthy, were planning to sell their entire stake in the company.

Are Narayana Murthy and Nandan Nilekani selling their stake in Infosys?

Are Narayana Murthy and Nandan Nilekani selling their stake in Infosys?

Co-founders of Infosys are exploring a sale of their entire 12.75% stake in the company worth about Rs 28,000 crore.

Appoint interim chairman to engage with Infy founders: Ex-CFO V Balakrishnan

As the rift between founders and its Board widens at Infosys, its former CFO V Balakrishnan on Sunday said an interim chairman should be appointed at the earliest to "effectively" engage with its billionaire co-founders.

Efforts on to ensure trouble at Infosys does not escalate: Report

Efforts on to ensure trouble at Infosys does not escalate: Report

Singapore-based fund manager, some other influential people including a prominent investor in the company Baburaj Pillai, are making continuous efforts to calm down the trouble in the company.

All is not well at Infosys? Founders raise governance concerns with board

All is not well at Infosys? Founders raise governance concerns with board

The founders of Infosys Ltd , India`s second-biggest software services exporter, have informed the company`s board that they have certain corporate governance concerns.

PM Narendra Modi ropes in Nandan Nilekani to boost process of digital payments post demonetisation

PM Narendra Modi ropes in Nandan Nilekani to boost process of digital payments post demonetisation

PM Narendra Modi has contended that large volume of liquid cash is a big source of corruption and black money.

Demonetisation will help boost digital economy: Nandan Nilekani

Demonetisation will help boost digital economy: Nandan Nilekani

Former Chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India, Nandan Nilekani, has said the demonetisation "shock given to the currency" will boost digital economy.

RailYatri.in, train travelling consumer app startup, raises a fresh round of funding

RailYatri.in, the train travelling consumer app startup, has raised fresh funding with participation from all its existing investors - Nandan Nilekani, Helion Ventures, Omidyar Partners and Blume Ventures.

Ratan Tata, Nandan Nilekani to set up microfinance firm Avanti Finance

Ratan Tata, Nandan Nilekani to set up microfinance firm Avanti Finance

 Ratan Tata, Nandan Nilekani and Vijay Kelkar have come together to set up a technology-enabled microfinance entity, Avanti Finance, which will focus on delivering affordable and timely credit to under-served and un-served segments in India.

Top 10 Most Generous Indians

Hurun India Philanthropy List has brought out the ranking of the most generous individuals from India.

Centralised voter management system to eliminate distortions: Nilekani

In the book penned by Nandan Nilekani and his UIDAI colleague Viral Shah, they have also pitched for widespread adoption of electronic payment systems.

Now, stories give start-up ideas; get Parekh, Nilekani praise

Top business leaders including Deepak Parekh and Nandan Nilekani have come together to back an innovative concept of an IIM graduate penning down 21 innovative ideas in form short stories -- all of which can be start-up business opportunities.

Rising from near-death in 2014, Aadhaar eyes 100-cr milestone

It was billed as just another identity number at the start and critics were seen writing its epitaph in 2014, but Aadhaar laid a strong foundation for itself and is set to be a preferred tool for various people- focussed initiatives of the government in the new year.

Infosys founders fully committed to management, it's all good: Sikka

Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka Wednesday said the founders of India's second largest IT services firm Infosys still remain committed to the firm and the sold stock will be used for philanthropic purposes.

Vishal Sikka welcomes share sale by Infosys co-founders

As four founder families sold part of their Infosys holdings Monday, CEO Vishal Sikka said monetisation of shares for philanthropic and entrepreneurship purposes was in line with the company's values.

Infosys' shares end nearly 5% down as founders sell shares

Shares of IT services major Infosys fell nearly 5 percent Monday, wiping out Rs 11,611 crore from its market valuation, after its co-founders N R Narayana Murthy and Nandan Nilekani along with their family members, sold shares worth Rs 6,484 crore.

Infosys founders sell stakes for $1 bn; investors lose $2 bn

A total of 3.26 crore shares, accounting for over 5.5 percent stake in the company, were sold through multiple deals by Murthy, Nilekani, Dinesh and some of their family members, as well as wife of Shibulal.

Nilekani concedes defeat as counting progresses

Nandan Nilekani has conceded defeat to his formidable rival BJP's Ananth Kumar even as the counting of votes progressed.