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Fall from grace
Once celebrated as the turnaround genius, Gautam Thapar is today fighting to get back into the company that he once rescued. What led to this descent?

Krishna Gopalan


After feeding off a benign macro environment, the bulls could be forced off their peak as rising yields and earnings uncertainty take centrestage

V Keshavdev | MAR 30 , 2018

High Stakes

Flush with funds, foreign PE investors are making outsized bets. Will it pay off?

Shilpa Elizabeth Abraham | MAR 02 , 2018

Opening a New Account

Vijay Shekhar Sharma is looking beyond financial inclusion with Paytm Payments Bank. Will he succeed?

V Keshavdev | JAN 19 , 2018

What Biyani’s future looks like

Kishore Biyani’s revamped retail strategy is centered around fashion and grocery. But will the retail czar get it right this time around?

Krishna Gopalan | DEC 04 , 2017

Cruising On Nostalgia

Since its revamp in 2009, Royal Enfield has been a roaring success for Eicher Motors. Can the world’s most profitable motorcycle maker continue to surprise?

Rajesh Padmashali | OCT 27 , 2017

Will Star India’s Big Bet on IPL Pay off?

Why Star outbid its rivals to bag the TV and digital rights of IPL and how it plans to make the most of its costliest wager

Krishna Gopalan | OCT 13 , 2017

“Strategic value is pointless if it does not deliver business value”

Chairman Uday Shankar talks about Star India's strategy after its IPL win

Krishna Gopalan | OCT 13 , 2017

Perilous Monopoly

The country’s biggest stock exchange is going through a tumultuous phase. Will the new CEO help NSE regain its lost reputation?

V Keshavdev | SEP 14 , 2017

Creating a Legacy of His Own

After building Bajaj Finserv into a finance powerhouse, what's next on Sanjiv Bajaj's mind?

Jash Kriplani | AUG 04 , 2017

Dream Makeover

Maruti Suzuki has perfected the art of staying relevant for finicky consumers

Himanshu Kakkar | JUL 07 , 2017

Under The Weather- Part 1

The domestic pharma industry, which is already battling the US FDA, has now to contend with regulatory challenges at home

Krishna Gopalan | MAY 26 , 2017

Under The Weather - Part 2

Even as it battles the US FDA, the industry has been caught off-guard by policy changes back home

Krishna Gopalan | MAY 26 , 2017

You Owe Us - Part 1

A few ARCs are aggressively bidding for non-performing assets of banks. Can they fix the bad debt problem or are they throwing good money after bad?

Jash Kriplani | MAY 12 , 2017

You Owe Us - Part 2

Asset Reconstruction Companies are banking on the newly introduced bankruptcy law to monetise the non-performing assets that they are taking over

Jash Kriplani | MAY 12 , 2017

On a Collision Course

It’s a do or die battle as local taxis slug it out with Ola and Uber. But it’s not going to be a joyride for the cab aggregators either

Himanshu Kakkar | APR 28 , 2017

Getting it Right

The GST regime could be the answer to India’s complex logistics network

V Keshavdev | APR 14 , 2017

Who Will Be Left Smiling In The Data War?

Will Reliance Jio lead the explosive growth in data or trigger a sector implosion?

Krishna Gopalan | MAR 31 , 2017

Netflix now streaming...

Netflix’s premium positioning may not fetch it the VOD crown in India, but it will still end up a winner

V Keshavdev | FEB 03 , 2017

Tata's Trust Deficit

It’s ironical. Cyrus Mistry was seen as a convenient option rather than the best choice to head the Tata group. Now, his ouster seems to be proving anything but that

N Mahalakshmi, Krishna Gopalan | DEC 08 , 2016

Cocoa Crossfire

Ferrero is aiming for an ever bigger share of the Indian market. But will Mondelēz let it?

Krishna Gopalan | NOV 25 , 2016

The Big Small Wonder

Finally, India’s biggest small carmaker seems to have a serious competitor. Can the latter really build on its initial success? 

Krishna Gopalan | SEP 20 , 2016

Building a lifestyle

How the Dubai-based Group became a retail Landmark by tailoring an India-specific strategy

Krishna Gopalan | AUG 18 , 2016

Sunshine or Sunstroke?

With aggressively low tariffs and the spectre of looming curtailment, the long-term viability of utility-scale solar projects seems uncertain

Rajat Ubhaykar | AUG 04 , 2016

Changing track

Can IRCTC go beyond its ticketing business to become a one-stop travel and tourism powerhouse?  

Krishna Gopalan, Himanshu Kakkar | JUN 27 , 2016