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Parrikar, Anand Mahindra, Venu Srinivasan among 16 to get Padma Bhushan

New Delhi: Former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, leading industrialists Anand Mahindra and Venu Srinivasan along with 13 others have been selected for the Padma Bhushan awards, government said on Saturday. According to a government release, Parrikar, who was also the Goa Chief Minister, has been selected for the Padma Bhushan awards posthumously this year. Parrikar, who […]

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No mileage issues with e-car Battista: Mahindra

Mumbai: Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra may have found the perfect reply to the most discerning question asked to Indian automobile manufacturers: “Kitna deti hai?” (What’s the mileage). “Sirji, electric hai…shock deti hai!” the businessman said, replying to the query about the new e-vehicle showcased by one of the many subsidiaries of the Mahindra Group. […]

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Anand Mahindra’s offer to ‘execute rapists’ strikes a chord

Mumbai :  Industrialist Anand Mahindra’s offer to “execute rapists and murderers of young girls” in the country has elicited a huge response on social media on Monday, with many more openly volunteering to support him. Enraged at the news of an eight-year-old girl brutally raped, mutilated and murdered in Gujarat’s Surat, the 62-year-old Chairman of […]