The case is related to the running of a coking plant in the northeastern town of Lukavac, which Pramod Mittal has co-managed since 2003 and has been suspected of fraud and abuse of power.
The donation will establish an endowed fund for the South Asia Institute at the university
France backs the idea of "national champions" – rejecting Mittal. But then embracing the Russians whose energy is increasingly important for European economies. Being "true European" is apparently one of the reasons for partnership.
It is time to ask: Have any of the fast globalising Indian corporates faced the sort of problems that Mittal is now experiencing in his unsolicited bid for Arcelor?
Not really. The racist overtones in 'Mittal's bid for dominance' have diverted debate from the state and dynamics of world steel industry
Lakshmi Mittal. And the 'cartoon controversy'. These two events last week -- seemingly unrelated -- were emblematic of how clueless the one-time colonisers are in the flashing reality of the new world order.
AICC General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra releases 'Women's Manifesto' for Uttar Pradesh assembly elections in Lucknow.PTI Photo
NCP MP Supriya Sule serves lunch to suspended Rajya Sabha MP's, who have been staging a protest near Mahatma Gandhi's statue demanding revocation of their suspension, during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New...PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav wearing party cap walks towards the Mahatma Gandhi's statue at Parliament to support the suspended Rajya Sabha MPs, who have been staging a protest near the statue demanding...PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Union Ministers Anurag Thakur and Ashwini Vaishnaw after cabinet meeting during the ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Congress party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Deepender Singh Hooda after attending the General Body Meeting of the Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP), at Parliament House in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.