How Patanjali Ayurved created wealth out of thin air in Ruchi Soya
The story of how a financially unstable bidder got on board indulgent bankers to acquire a company
the big story / Lead Story
How far did Baba Ramdev stretch to bag Ruchi Soya?
Even as the acquisition reeks of crony capitalism, Ruchi Soya’s preferential issue to a mystery investor raises its own questions
pixtory / Imagenation
A bitter harvesting season for Kashmir
Home to some of the sweetest apples in the country, it is bogged down by the lockdown
pixtory / Graphically Speaking
Beware! The government is lurking on LinkedIn
Not just Twitter, you may have to be careful of what you post on the job-search platform as well
enterprise / Big Idea
Keep It As It Is
Bengaluru-based As-It-Is Nutrition offers an easy, no-frills solution to the ‘Where do you get your protein, bro?’ conundrum
enterprise / Feature
These newbies are milking India’s tough dairy industry, which intimidated even MNCs
Milktech start-ups are branding premium produce and selling it through hyperlocal, farm-to-home chains
Quick, short videos can mint fortunes. Simply let user data lead the script
Pocket Aces tells engaging stories, and makes money from advertising, web series and talent management
For a good night’s sleep
Peps Industries’ new digital campaign, conceptualised by Phantom Ideas, can put you in a deep slumber
strategy / Feature
The ride-hailing industry’s drive has come to a screeching halt. Can Ola survive?
Mounting losses, imperfect bets and tough lessons. The taxi company was just about to prove its worth, when the pandemic threw a spanner in
markets / Trend
As IndiaMart rallies despite COVID-19 disruption, insiders offload shares worth Rs.313 million in May
Will Moody's downgrade result in more FII outflows?
FIIs have YTD sold Rs.612 billion, but the latest negative rating might hurt investor sentiment again
markets / Feature
Nalanda Capital puts its eggs in few baskets, so why did it buy Thermax?
Even though the sector has been a troubled one, the marquee investment firm has increased its stake in the capital goods leader
Is Godrej Agrovet a ‘value buy’ post the steep correction in its stock price?
A strong parentage, healthy balance sheet and focused management is helping the company brave the COVID-19 disruption
cest la vie / My Favourite
The Indigo Paints MD when not escaping to offbeat destinations, seeks out the most scrumptious delicacies in North India’s chaat corners
cest la vie / Pursuit of Happiness
Dancing to Salsa tunes
Denave India’s Global CEO, Snehashish Bhattacharjee, started spinning and dipping during college days, and is now a trained salsa dancer
Entrepreneurs are fleeing the country amidst slowing growth, overreaching bureaucracy and complex taxation
What went wrong at Rana Kapoor's Yes Bank
Is Paytm's business model falling apart?
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw's multi-billion-dollar baby