Sambandam has suggested that we meet at Azzuri Bay, a multi-cuisine restaurant in a comparatively quieter part of Chennai. Although the restaurant is in the middle of multi-storey buildings, there is a great view of tree tops from the place we have occupied.
Does the superstar have plans to create jobs, bring in big-ticket investments? People no longer want leaders who will simply wipe the tears of the poor. They want much more
In spite of the profusion of dance events, classical dance languishes in comparison to music as it just does not get enough sponsorship or funding.
Sun TV Network continues to maintain its position as India’s largest media conglomerate. It has 33 TV channels which reach more than 95 million households in the country.
EShakti is a fashion clothing e-commerce company that offers women the option of customisable sizes, as also standard sizes.
Small- and medium-scale industries that play a major role in the Tamil Nadu economy have been suffering from the time of the floods. The IT sector has not been providing as many jobs as it used to.
The founder and vice-chairman of TAKE Solutions tells how the company has grown from a supply chain management solutions firm to a life sciences major
K7 Computing is one of the pioneers of the cybersecurity industry in India. Eponymously named after its founder and CEO Kesavardhanan Jayaraman, K7 Computing is celebrating its 25-year journey.
The executive vice-chairman of Cognizant India shares with Sushila Ravindranath that outsourcing, which is 80-90% of the total business today, will come down to 50-60%, and digital will account for the rest.
A refreshing book that outlines the political history of Tamil Nadu with MGR as the hero
The Tamil Nadu government has got itself into a big mess regarding medical college admissions this year. It has shown its ineptitude in dealing with the rule that all medical college admissions should be based solely on NEET.
With his eyes on the Indian air compressor market, managing director of India’s leading air compressor manufacturer, ELGi Equipments, talks about making his company world number two. In a conversation with Sushila Ravindranath, he discusses the company’s expansion plan and adapting the business to digital era and Internet of Things
More than 1,100 theatres across Tamil Nadu remained shut on Monday. Theatre owners in the state have called for an indefinite strike to protest against the state’s imposition of 30% entertainment tax in addition to the 28% goods and services tax (GST) on film trade. I
The president of Danfoss India shares with Sushila Ravindranath why agriculture and horticulture will emerge as the sunrise sectors in the near future, with cooling and refrigeration experiencing highest growth.
As many as 2 lakh Indian parents have chosen to trust their newborn’s umbilical cords to LifeCell through its umbilical cord banking service BabyCord.
This year is a landmark year at many levels for Tamil Nadu, for both its history and politics. It is the 101st year of the founding of the Justice Party which was supposed to change Tamil Nadu totally.
Zoho has been one of the fastest growing Indian cloud-based businesses. In a conversation with Sushila Ravindranath, Zoho’s co-founder and CEO discusses the growth of the company beyond borders and the integration of
AI and IoT with cloud-based services
Chennai-based GM Pens International is the country’s largest manufacturer of writing instruments.
Founders of Bankbazaar.com, Adhil Shetty, Arjun Shetty and Rati Shetty tell Sushila Ravindranath, about their paperless journey to financial industry
The well-known film director, screenwriter, social activist and co-founder of Real Image Media Technologies shares with Sushila Ravindranath his journey in digital technology and his various societal commitments.
Fooya helps alter children’s behaviour towards food in a fun way
The chairman of Rialto Enterprises, makers of oral-care products for P&G, discusses with Sushila Ravindranath plans to expand the company beyond the production line.
The state faces serious issues, but leaders are more keen unveiling Jayalalithaa’s portraits and building statues for her in each district
The Chennai based TTK Group was founded in 1928 as an indenting agency. Its founder TT Krishnamachari (TTK) introduced organised distribution in India.
Natarajan Ramji, chairman, Chennai-based Travel Masters India, prefers to be known as the ‘Location Guru’. He finds and organises film shootings in exotic locations all over the world for film producers across India.
The deputy chairman of the Sanmar Group, which owns Chemplast, shares with Sushila Ravindranath how the troubled times are over for the company and why the PVC market is looking up globally
N Murali, managing director, Shriram Properties, part of the Southern conglomerate, Shriram Group, appears unperturbed by demonetisation.