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Sunil Mittal non-committal on his children succeeding him

Sunil Mittal non-committal on his children succeeding him

"Even Group CEO title I have given off. I am just Chairman now. The idea is to let the company flourish under these young vibrant management teams. And I think we are very successful in that," Mittal said.

Nov 26, 2015, 19:03 PM IST

Princess Charlotte and line of succession to British throne

Prince William and his wife Kate`s new baby daughter, named Monday as Princess Charlotte, was born fourth in line to inherit the British throne, behind big brother Prince George.

May 04, 2015, 23:57 PM IST

Hyundai execs fail to sell $1.25 bn in shares, complicating succession

Hyundai Motor Co on Tuesday said its chairman and his son failed to sell about $1.25 billion worth of shares in affiliate Hyundai Glovis, complicating succession moves at South Korea`s second-biggest family-owned conglomerate.

Jan 13, 2015, 13:18 PM IST

Richard III's DNA raises questions over royal succession

DNA analysis of a skeleton found under a parking lot in Leicester has confirmed that it indeed belonged to King Richard III while raising questions about the medieval lines of succession in the monarchy.

Dec 03, 2014, 16:11 PM IST

Zimbabwe: Defense minister sues over succession

Zimbabwe state media says the defense minister is suing an independent newspaper for alleging that he wants to succeed the country`s president.

Nov 21, 2012, 23:38 PM IST

N Korea`s succession faces challenges: Minister

North Korean leader is believed to have speeded up the succession plan after suffering a stroke in August 2008.

Nov 27, 2011, 14:32 PM IST

Succession speculation as North Korean Parliament meets

Kim Jong-Il`s son Kim Jong-Un may be elected to National Defence Commission.

Apr 07, 2011, 12:32 PM IST

Cash row renews clash of rival Karmapas

The recovery of unaccounted money worth nearly Rs.7 crore from the monastery of Tibetan leader Karmapa Lama has renewed the succession controversy in the Karma Kagyu sect, with two rival monks claiming to be the `real` Karmapa.

Feb 04, 2011, 10:07 AM IST

Son says North Korean leader opposed succession

Hereditary succession "does not fit with socialism", said Kim Jong Nam.

Jan 28, 2011, 16:39 PM IST

North Korean attack tied to succession: US

The US military`s top officer called Kim Jong-Il "a very unpredictable guy".

Nov 25, 2010, 12:17 PM IST

North Korea may have hit succession snag: Report

N Korea has apparently put off its biggest political gathering for 30 years.

Sep 18, 2010, 13:42 PM IST

Succession crisis in North Korea unlikely: Experts

Leading Korean Peninsula experts have ruled out possibility of a "succession crisis" in North Korea.

Sep 14, 2010, 15:55 PM IST

North Korea marks key anniversary amid succession moves

North Korea marks its 62nd founding anniversary with patriotic songs.

Sep 09, 2010, 09:50 AM IST

Tony Blair plotted to stop Brown from succeeding him: Report

Ex-US president George W Bush had "grave doubts" about Brown`s suitability.

Aug 29, 2010, 13:06 PM IST

North Korea Parliament meets, succession in focus

North Korea convenes an annual meeting on Friday of its rubber-stamp Parliament, where the secretive state typically reveals changes to its ruling elite and may tip its hand on succession plans for it communist dynasty.

Apr 09, 2010, 12:46 PM IST

Kim`s son gets party job to prepare for succession: Reports

The youngest son of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il has been given a post in the ruling Communist party to prepare him for the succession, a South Korean lawmaker was today quoted as saying.

Oct 06, 2009, 14:18 PM IST

CM succession issue: Pranab meets Andhra MPs

Pranab Mukerjee who is on a visit to Hyderabad is meeting the MPs of Andhra on Thursday over the CM succession issue.

Sep 10, 2009, 16:03 PM IST