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Reliance Jio to Shock 4G Phone Market with Rs.999 VoLTE Phone

Reliance Jio, which has already upset the contours of telecom service providers’ market in India, is foraying into the manufacturing segment of 4G phones, which may not be surprising but the price at Rs.999 per handset is indeed, and even more shocking. These phones with 4G LTE or VoLTE-enabled will also feature free voice calls. It is reported that there ...

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Mukesh Ambani Richest Indian, Sun Pharma Head Sanghvi Slips to Second, Azim Premji Third: Forbes List

Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani pushed aside Sun Pharma founder Dilip Sanghvi to the second position and regained his rank as the richest Indian in the Forbes List, while Azim Premji is steady at at third position. Mukesh Ambani has registered a net worth of $19.6 billion, followed by Sun Pharma head Dilip Shanghvi loosing his briefly held position as ...

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Vibrant Gujarat: How Top Ten Celebs Sing in Tune With Modi?

The two-day global business summit, Vibrant Gujarat Summit, received huge investment and job creation plans from businessmen across the globe on Monday. The business summit is being held since Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat, in 2003. Modi has presented India as a manufacturing hub to the gathering on Sunday and said that “My government is ...

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Modi tops Yahoo India’s 2014 search list, Mukesh Ambani next

Online Indians were most fascinated in 2014 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s reforms and his style, Yahoo India said in its 2014 Year in Review (YIR) report here Monday. Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani led the list of finance newsmakers. The report said Modi led the political top 10 list. Bharatiya Janata Party leaders Amit Shah and Arun Jaitley also ...

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Maharashtra Rolls Out Carpet for Investors: ‘Make in Maharashtra’ in 30 Days

In support of Modi’s ambitious project Make in India, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis takes initiative to begin ‘Make in Maharashtra’ policy rolling out carpet for industrialists assuring the investments proposals will be cleared and granted within a month, on Monday. As per reports from IANS, Fadnavis has decided to set up an Empowered Group of Secretaries of various key ...

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Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev gets ‘Z’ category security; Who’s Next?

When the country’s richest man Mukesh Ambani was given ‘Z’ category security by the congress government, there was furore and he sought to pay the expenditure himself but not so under the new government. Yoga guru Baba Ramdev has been provided ‘Z’ category security by the central government in view of threats to him, official sources said on Monday without ...

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Forbes Power Ranking: Prime Minister Modi Ranks 15

While Russian President Vladimir Putin once again beating US President Barack Obama to the top spot, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi achieved the 15th rank in the world’s most powerful people ranking on the Forbes list on Wednesday. "India’s newest rock star doesn’t hail from Bollywood. He is the newly elected prime minister who sailed into office in May with ...

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India’s Top 5 Richest Men Own Rs.5.2 Lakh Crore, half of all billionaires’ wealth

India’s top five billionaires led by Reliance chief Mukesh Ambani to Pallonji Shapoorji Mistry collectively control $85.5 billion or Rs 5,23,897 crore, which about half of the wealth owned by the country’s total billionaires, said a new study on Wednesday. Wealth research firm Wealth-X said Mukesh Ambani remains the richest man owning $24.4 billion (about Rs 1,49,474 crore), followed by ...

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How Reliance Took Over Network 18 by Surprise?

"I’m quitting. Reliance wants to take over," were the last words Raghav Bahl said to his board members, bringing curtains down on journalists’ driven media outfit Network18 on May 27, 2014. In a most vivid description of the things that went wrong with Network 18 media group, which was taken over by India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani in a clever ...

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RIL announces biggest buyback, share up 5%

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) will go for one of its biggest every share buyout programs, which could possibly become one of the biggest such programs in the Indian corporate history. This move to buy back shares comes at a time when RIL is looking to boost its share price which has walked on a receding graph over the ...

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Mukesh Ambani-led RIL to partner with Walt Disney

With an eye on fast expansion of its presence in the telecom sphere, Mukesh Ambani-led conglomerate Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), is partnering with Walt Disney-India to acquire content for its upcoming telecom operations. The deal allows Reliance Industries and UTV Software, a subsidiary of UTV in which Walt Disney holds 50.44 per cent stake, to jointly explore the potential in ...

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