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There Could Be Some Truth In Bharti-Zain Story: Experts

July 03, 2008 | Pallavi S

As Bharti has backed out of a proposed deal with MTN, it could be under pressure to expand by finding a partner.

RCOM-MTN Moving Ahead To A New Holding Structure

July 03, 2008 | Pallavi S

RCOM & some Middle East PE and sovereign wealth funds, plan to form an SPV which will hold around 51 % in MTN.

AV Birla Close To Buying Stake In Apollo Sindhoori: Report

July 02, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

AV Birla group is planning to acquire Reddy family’s 66.32 % in Chennai-based Apollo Sindhoori Capital Investments.

Quatrro BPO Acquires UK-based Gaming Outsourcing Firm Babel Media

July 01, 2008 | Pallavi S

Raman Roy-led Quatrro BPO has acquired UK firm Babel Media, an outsourcing firm in gaming industry.

Cambridge Solutions Being Eyed By UK’s Xchanging; Will They Sell?

July 01, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

UK based BPO giant Xchanging is making bid to acquire Indian IT Solution provider Cambridge Solutions.

Fortis HealthWorld Acquires Pharma Retail Chain CRS Health

August 14, 2008 | Shrija Agrawal

Retail chains help the hospitals get an access to other markets and they can provide a better value to the investors.

Deal Analysis: Mahindra Buys Out Kinetic’s Assets

July 30, 2008 |

Mahindras are acquiring the assets of Kinetic Motor for Rs 110 crore while giving its shareholders a stake in a fresh JV.

Sintex Acquires German Auto Component Maker For $50 Million

July 31, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

Gujarat-based Sintex Industries Ltd,has acquired a 90 per cent stake in German company Geiger Technik GmBH for $50 million.

News Roundup: Tata Power In Race For Singapore Co

August 06, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

A roundup of the day's top stories.

DE Shaw To Increase Stake In Regional Media Group Amar Ujala

August 13, 2008 | Pallavi S

DE Shaw is increasing its exposure from 18% to 26% in the news based print media company.

Auto Componet Maker Federal-Mogul To Acquire 51% Stake In Perfect Circ

August 13, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

This deal follows Federal-Mogul’s acquisition of the engine bearings unit from the Anand Group’s Gabriel.

Tesco Finally Gets Indian Partner, This Time It’s Tata’s Trent

August 12, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

Tesco had been looking for an Indian partner since last year and was in talks with Bharti before its agreement with Wal-Mart.

Australia’s IPGA Buys Into Real Estate Portal RealAcres.com

August 12, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

IPGA plans to bring its print, exhibition and online luxury products to Indian market through RealAcres.

News Roundup: Pharma Co Bags $35M UNICEF Order, RPG Big On Telecom Tow

August 12, 2008 | Shrija Agrawal

A roundup of the days top stories.

SHCIL, IFCI Offload NSE Shares; Reported Valuation Of NSE $4B

August 11, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

The stake has been offloaded to meet SEBI clause that does not allow more than 5% stake of an individual investor in a borse.

News Analysis: Who All Will Benefit From 3G?

August 05, 2008 | Pallavi S

The 3G policy for telecom sector can lead to a more exciting times for venture capital and private equity backed telecom VAS firms.

Essar Group’s Aegis Acquires PeopleSupport For $250 Million

August 05, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

Aegis will pay $12.25 per share, a 29% premium to PeopleSupport's closing price on Friday of $9.53.

Murdoch’s $100-M Bet: Stakes In Regional Channels; Exit Balaji

August 05, 2008 | Sahad P V

Murdoch is planning investment of $100 million in Indian regional TV channels such as Marathi, Malayalam, Telugu and Kannada.

A Delhi Security Company Makes $235-Million Acquisition In Australia

August 04, 2008 | Madhav A Chanchani

The largest overseas acquisition from the industry makes SIS one of the largest players in the Asia-Pacific region.

TRAI Recommends 74% FDI In MVNO, Rs 150 Cr Licence Fee

August 06, 2008 | Pallavi S

TRAI has recommended a 74% FDI in MVNOs, and a Rs 150 crore nation-wide licence fee.