Indian firm buys 93.66 pc of Kenyan cancer
Business Daily (press release) (blog)Indian firm buys 93.66 pc of Kenyan cancer care centreBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)HCG is backed by PremjiInvest, the investment arm of Wipro Ltd, chairman Azim Premji and World Bank arm International Finance Corporation. Earlier this month, PremjiInvest sold a 2.54 per cent stake in the company. HCG, which has 17 cancer treatment ...
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 1:31 pm
Lokniti-CSDS-APU survey: Caste, community,
The Indian ExpressLokniti-CSDS-APU survey: Caste, community, identity in India; snapshots from four statesThe Indian ExpressTo fill this gap, the Lokniti programme of the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS) and Azim Premji University have begun a three-year study of India's political culture, titled Society and Politics Between Elections. The first report in ...and more »
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 11:45 am
State govt. 'worst in the last 55 years',
State govt. 'worst in the last 55 years', says SM KrishnaThe Hindu“I interacted with greatest minds and technocrats like Azim Premji of Wipro and Narayan Murthy of Infosys and by early 2000 Bengaluru emerged as the IT hub and this is my greatest achievement. Besides, I introduced midday meal programme as part of my ...and more »
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 3:08 am
Despite free Jio, Mukesh Ambani grows richer
India TodayDespite free Jio, Mukesh Ambani grows richer by $6 billionIndia TodayMukesh Ambani was arguably the businessman of the year in 2016 in India. Reason? He brought in Jio and then offered it for free. In fact, 6 months after Jio arrived in India in September 2016, this 4G service is still free to use. It's unprecedented ...and more »
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 1:22 am
The art of giving: Individual philanthropy
Forbes IndiaThe art of giving: Individual philanthropy is gaining prominence globallyForbes IndiaIndividual giving, Sanghavi says, will also continue to have a greater role to play than corporate giving, going by the premise that personalities such as Azim Premji or Hemendra Kothari, for example, would be better placed to give away more than Wipro ...
Posted on 2 April 2017 | 9:16 pm
Mukesh Ambani back to being the wealthiest
On the fourth place is Azim Premji with worth of $14.40 billion. The Indian industrialist and philanthropist Shiv Nadar managed to secure the fifth place with his total assets worth $12.80 billion. Lakshmi Mittal, the Indian steel magnate, was placed at ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:46 pm
ServiceMax Closes $82 Million Round Led by
The Series F round was led by PremjiInvest, the investment firm known for overseeing the personal wealth of Indian tech billionaire Azim Premji; the industrial giant GE; and PTC, a manufacturing technology company best known as the owner of Thingworx ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:18 pm
ServiceMax closes Series F funding to
Bangalore-based Premji Invest, the private investing arm of Wipro Limited’s Chairman Azim Premji, joins ServiceMax to help grow the business globally following the company’s addition of 140 new customers last year and 200 percent growth in Europe ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:38 pm
Fest opens the marvellous world of physics
Research work A lecture on ‘Using Light’ by Prof Rajaram Nityananda from Azim Premji University, Bengaluru, and a juror for the Infosys Prize 2015 in the Physical Sciences category, was the highlight of the day. The lecture focused on his research work ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:19 am
Is the docu anti-Hindu pro-Muslim, cops
The other venues where the screening was held were Azim Premji University on Hosur Road, National Law School in Jnanabarathi, Cobalt on Church Street, Aashirwad on St Marks Road and Alternative Law Forum on Infantry Road. The screening in these places went ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 8:45 am