Controversy

The fading rainbow: Can India Inc. revive it?
A handful of companies from Godrej to Infosys have progressive policies to protect gay employees. But is the corporate world doing enough to change at...
Caste: Why it’s still an issue for India Inc.
Some 80 years after the Poona Pact gave reservations to India’s most backward communities, are Dalits rising to the top in corporate India?
Bruised and battered, but not out
Devas Multimedia’s Ramachandran Viswanathan talks about his disappointment with the treatment meted out to him, and his willingness to fight till the...
Rebuilding Nestlé: No instant fix
Maggi was Nestlé India’s biggest crisis, but the company is not out of the woods now that the instant noodles are back. New chairman and managing dire...
Cash Cow: Impact of the beef-ban
Numbers to show how a beef ban can affect cattle-based economies
Mahan coal block: Stuck in India
The ill-fated Mahan coal block in Madhya Pradesh epitomises what can go wrong with the Modi government’s high-decibel development campaign.
Build it like Binod
Nepal’s only billionaire has made a career out of creating iconic businesses in strife-torn markets.
Salman Khan: Cash machine. Demigod. Business risk.
How Bollywood came to rely on a flawed hero.
What lies beneath
The hills of southern Tamil Nadu will soon shelter India’s biggest basic-science hub. Unless canards bury it first.
Keep calm and tell your story
Manu Jain, head, Xiaomi India, on battling uncertainties in the times of breakneck growth