Present division of power is detrimental to railways’ growth: Railway Board Chairman Vinod Kumar Yadav
Chairman of the Railway Board asserted that currently the Railways is vertically split into eight silos — mechanical, electrical, traffic, et al. There is one board member for each vertical. The key problem that we have faced is that each board member is interested in the well-being of her own department and the promotional prospects of her own service.
Black money probe: Tax haven trusts come under scanner for Swiss bank accounts
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Small and microcaps could outperform next year: Vinod Karki, ICICI Sec
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VK Yadav assumes office as Railway Board Chairman in extended term, likely to be its first-ever CEO
Vinod Kumar Yadav, who assumed office as the Chairman Railway Board on Wednesday in his extended term, is likely to be its first-ever CEO, a post created recently as part of a major administrative restructuring of the national transporter.
Railway land to be given for 500 MW solar power plants to meet its traction needs
The 500-MW solar power plants will be installed atop roofs of railway buildings through the PPP (public-private partnership) mode with 25-year agreements and used to meet the non-traction loads at railway stations.
Recovery to be made from those who damaged rail property during CAA protests: Railway Board chairman
Railway property worth Rs 80 crore was damaged during protests across the country against the amended citizenship law and recovery will be made from those found involved in arson and violence, Railway Board Chairman Vinod Kumar Yadav said on Monday.
Royal Enfield will return to double digit growth: CEO
As the sales pickup for Royal Enfield, CEO Vinod Dasari says that lack of new products and the economic downturn led to a drop in sales. The October turnaround came after sales declined in double digits this year. Dasari said the brand would get back to double-digit growth led by sustained product action and increasing reach, both locally and internationally.
Sanjiv Kapoor resigns as Vistara Chief Commercial Officer
Chief Strategy Officer Vinod Kannan will take over as the CCO from Kapoor, who joined the airline in March 2016. Kapoor resignation will be the second top-level resignations in the aviation sector with AirAsia India’s chief commercial officer Sanjay Kumar, another aviation veteran, resigning from AirAsia India.
VHP wants special minority provisions extended to majority
Senior VHP officials told media persons on Sunday that a team of 250 VHP members had met 400 lawmakers from different political parties in the past two weeks for this purpose.
Companies need to collaborate to move needle on gender diversity: Zinnov-Intel India study
The study evaluated 60 companies from the Indian ecosystem, comprising global capability centres (GCCs), technology service providers, startups, and Indian companies, to gain an understanding of the current diversity landscape, with the intent of baselining key practices to improve diversity.
Kohli or Kambli? Autograph on Prithvi Shaw's bat leaves Twitterati confused
BCCI tweeted a photo of Shaw’s bat, which carried a message from a well-known cricketer.
Vinod Khosla’s son adds a funny spin to ‘Is there a doctor onboard?’ meme
Neal Khosla, son of the Sun Microsystems founder, also tagged his father in the joke.
After Pawar, Khadse meets Uddhav, says not upset with BJP
Khadse has met NCP president Sharad Pawar and Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray in the last two days, but maintained there were no political motives behind these meetings. Khadse met Thackeray here at Vidhan Bhavan for nearly 40 minutes on Tuesday, a day after calling on Pawar in Delhi.
Devendra Fadnavis target of Maharashtra BJP leaders
Former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has been facing a rebellion in his party. Against this backdrop, the meeting of BJP leaders Eknath Khadse and Pankaja Munde on Wednesday assumes significance as both leaders have been sending out signals that they were not happy with many things in the party. Before meeting Pankaja, Khadse also met former Vinod Tawde.
Tata Comm board appoints Amur Swaminathan Lakshminarayanan as MD and CEO
The appointment comes following resignation of Vinod Kumar from the post in July. Prior to joining Tata Communications, Lakshminarayanan was President and CEO of Tata Consultancy Services Japan, where he worked towards accelerating the company's market opportunity and developing the brand in the region.
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