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Raj Nambisan

  • For Audi, luxury hatch fails the price-to-size perception test

    Michael Perschke is the envy of his teutonic rivals, having steered the four-ringed brand in India to pole position in terms of sales — in doublequick time. In an interview with Yuga Chaudhari and Raj Nambisan, the well-spoken Perschke talks about the luxury car market and the way forward for...

    Monday, 10 June 2013 - 7:41am
  • dna drive: Jaguar F-Type fantastic

    In the bewitching canyons of Navarra in northern Spain, sounds are far and few. At best, Nature echoes the percussive persuasions of a woodpecker and other avian melodies.Rarely, if at all, do you see or hear humans — for miles on end.Ravaging that verdant tranquility was the visceral, primal...

    Monday, 13 May 2013 - 9:46am
  • dna drive: Jaguar F-Type fantastic

    The standard V6 F-Type has a 3-litre supercharged mill that unleashes 340 horses. Its S variant 380. And the V8? As many as 495 erupt out of that water-intercooled, 5-litre whopper.

    Monday, 13 May 2013 - 9:16am
  • dna drive: Mercedes A-Class set to be A for Awesome

    Mercedes will launch its much-talked-about A-Class on May 30. It's one heck of a hatch.

    Friday, 3 May 2013 - 11:00am
  • 'Cannibalise, or someone else will'

    Harsh Mariwala, chairman & managing director of Marico, believes value-added products will drive the company's growth story in future and for this, some cannibalisation is natural.

    Monday, 18 March 2013 - 10:03am
  • The 'world's best' think tank pegs tent. 'It's about time'

    An oilman for over two decades, the suave Vikram Mehta (pictured), former chairman of the Shell Group of Companies, and a director on the boards of Colgate-Palmolive, Vodafone and Larsen & Toubro, is on a pioneering mandate: to steer Brookings Institution, the venerated US think tank, into...

    Monday, 18 March 2013 - 9:00am
  • With product lifecycles shorter, it’s the brand that will count: Rishad Tobaccowala

    What you can say today is that India is in the process of doing the leapfrog, as all of us are old enough to remember how we had to wait for months to get a phone line.

    Monday, 11 February 2013 - 7:00am
  • CRR = 900 km metro, 25% larger economy

    The irrepressible SBI chief talks of a cruel national waste, and feels current accounts should fetch 1-2% interest.

    Thursday, 7 February 2013 - 3:28am
  • ‘Companies are not confident of demand. That’s unprecedented’

    We have seen only two projects coming up — Hindalco’s brownfield expansion and the Tata Steel Kalinganagar project. They, too, have just started.

    Wednesday, 6 February 2013 - 6:45am
  • For Godrej, Megasari a billion-$ co

    $250 million invested quadruples in value in under three years.

    Monday, 4 February 2013 - 5:35am