CEO of PepsicCo India to deliver JRD Tata oration at XLRI

The Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo India, D Shivakumar will deliver the JRD Tata oration on Business Ethics at XLRI- Xavier School of Management on November 29 here.

Indian-origin teenager gets Intel funding for Braille printer

A 13-year-old Indian-origin boy has received a huge investment from Intel for developing a low-cost printer for the blind, making him the youngest tech entrepreneur funded by a venture capital firm.

Maharashtra CEO seeks MPCC reply on TV ad 'depicting' Chavan as CM

The Chief Electoral Officer of Maharashtra has sought clarification from the state unit Congress committee (MPCC) on complaints regarding a television advertisement purportedly depicting Prithviraj Chavan as chief minister even though the state is currently under President's rule.

Censor board CEO held in bribery case

Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar was arrested Monday in a bribery case, the CBI said.

Hans-Joachim Watzke agrees on contract extension with Borussia Dortmund

German football club Borussia Dortmund and CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke Monday agreed on a contract extension ahead of schedule.

IOA Secretary General, wrestling referee arrested in Glasgow

The Indian contingent at the ongoing Commonwealth Games was today left thoroughly embarrassed after IOA Secretary General Rajeev Mehta and an unattached wrestling referee, Virender Malik, were arrested on different charges

Olympic gold medalist Alice Coachman dies at 90 in Georgia

Track and field star Alice Coachman, who overcame segregation to become the first black woman to win a gold medal in the Olympic games, died in Georgia on Monday at the age of 90.

National Games to boost Kerala`s sports base

With Kerala gearing up to host its second National Games next year, the state`s sports infrastructure is expected to get over Rs 600 crore as investment.

Schaefer departs in shakeup at de la Hoya`s Golden Boy

Richard Schaefer stepped down as CEO of Oscar de la Hoya`s Golden Boy Promotions on Monday in a move that quickly rippled through the boxing world.

Winfrey upset over losing basketball team

Media mogul Oprah Winfrey has expressed disappointment over losing out on a chance to buy the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team.

Malaysia Airlines union urges CEO to resign

Malaysia Airlines` workers` union on Thursday called for the struggling carrier`s top managers to step down, adding to pressure with the fate of Flight MH370 still unknown almost three months on.

Asian Tour chief says good times will return

Better times are around the corner for regional golf after a lull in fortunes left some players struggling to make a living, Asian Tour CEO Mike Kerr says.

Bayern to fine defender Boateng for "brainless" red card

Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng will be fined by his club for being sent off at the end of their 4-1 win at Hamburg SV on Saturday after slapping an opponent.

Mystery of lithium ion batteries in MH370 disappearance

A new mystery has emerged in MH370`s disappearance with the Malaysia Airlines saying the lithium ion batteries carried in the plane weighed over 200 kg, even as the cargo manifest released recently listed the "consolidated" consignment at 2.453 tonnes.

Indian-origin tech mogul beats girlfriend, fired from company

Indian-origin internet advertising mogul Gurbaksh Chahal, who escaped jail despite beating his girlfriend 117 times, has been fired from his post of CEO and chairman by his company.

Berlusconi not to sell AC Milan

AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi Thursday dismissed the speculations that he could sell the Rossoneri, Xinhua reported.

`Prohibitory orders paving way for AIADMK to give cash, gifts`

With less than 24 hours left for polling for 39 Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu, DMK today knocked on the doors of Election Commission with charges that its decision to impose prohibitory orders till tomorrow morning has paved the way for the ruling AIADMK to distribute cash and gifts with the help of officials.

Warriors shift sites for new San Francisco arena

Golden State Warriors have acquired a 12-acre site in San Francisco`s Mission Bay district, which will be their new home from 2018, the club announced on Tuesday

India-born technocrat joins battle with top US broadcasters

:In what has been dubbed as a David vs Goliath case, an India-born technocrat has taken America`s largest broadcasters, who claim his start-up`s television streaming service is a theft, to the Supreme Court.

Punjab CEO orders inquiry against govt officials violating MCC

District Electoral Officers in Punjab have been directed to get complaints from flying squads against government officials indulging in electioneering for prompt action against them.