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Kumar Mangalam Birla

Union Cabinet approves fresh lifeline for telecom sector

The package comes six weeks after Kumar Mangalam Birla resigned from the post of chairman of Vodafone Idea Ltd on August 4

16 Sep 2021 6:31 AM

Can't say a thing: Kumar Mangalam Birla meets telecom secretary

Vodafone Idea's future hangs in the balance as massive payout to Union government looms over company

18 Feb 2020 2:58 PM

Voda Idea to shut down if no relief comes: Kumar Mangalam Birla

Vodafone Idea shares fell over 5 per cent on Friday, spooked by Birla’s comments. The stock slumped 5.34 per cent at Rs 6.92.

07 Dec 2019 1:38 AM

Vodafone Idea will shut in absence of govt relief: Birla

We will have to shut shop, chairman Voda Idea Kumar Mangalam Birla said on a query about the course of action for the company.

06 Dec 2019 12:41 PM

Vodafone top brass meets telecom secy, seeks 2-yr delay on deferred spectrum payment

Kumar Mangalam Birla, head of Vodafone Idea, had sent an SOS to the government earlier also for deferring statutory payments.

30 Sep 2019 8:22 PM


Indian cos need to follow global standards of governance: Kumar Mangalam Birla

Issues such as professional CEOs acting as promoters and founders wielding disproportionate clout need to change, said Birla.

17 Sep 2019 10:43 PM

Birla: Cement demerger this quarter

While addressing shareholders at the 122nd AGM of the company here on Tuesday, Birla said during 2018-19.

31 Jul 2019 2:03 AM

Kumar Mangalam Birla's remuneration from UltraTech fell 18.8 pc to Rs 15.53 cr in FY19

UltraTech had 19,557 permanent employees on its rolls as on March 31, 2019.

21 Jul 2019 2:31 PM

Reluctant heirs

More and more family firms are facing up to their biggest problem: unwilling inheritors!

16 Sep 2018 12:03 AM

A singles lady!

The songstress and biz scion hopes to keep making music, even as she busies with other pursuits.

29 Mar 2018 3:38 AM


My surname is a great responsibility, says Aryaman Vikram Birla

Aryaman Vikram Birla chose to stray from the world of business to become a professional cricketer, instead.

05 Nov 2017 4:13 AM

Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail posts Rs 10 crore loss for Q2

It had reported net profit of Rs 65 crore in July-September quarter of last financial year.

27 Oct 2017 4:40 PM

Only fittest three will survie in telecom industry: Birla

Birla's Idea Celular will become largest telecom operator with 400 mn customers after merger with Vodafone.

12 Oct 2017 11:28 AM

Kumar Mangalam Birla paid Rs 3.3 lakh remuneration

The pay to Birla, who holds 0.01 per cent share in Idea Cellular, is less than the median remuneration of Idea employees.

10 Jun 2017 12:51 PM

K M Birla's salary from Idea reduced to Rs 3.30 lakh

Aditya Birla Group chairman took Rs 13.15 crore in remunerations last year.

09 Jun 2017 2:43 PM


No major job cuts at Idea after merger: Birla

Both companies reaveal in a joint statement that Aditya Birla Group chairman will head unified entity.

20 Mar 2017 12:50 PM

Idea Cellular to merge with Vodafone India, KM Birla chairman

A group of analysts has estimated that the pair would command a combined revenue market share of 43 per cent.

20 Mar 2017 9:43 AM

Livin’ the high life

In the run-up to her big stage debut alongside Coldplay, Ananya Birla talks about all things music.

19 Nov 2016 12:05 AM

I am following my dream: Ananya Birla

Ananya Birla talks about her love for music, family, ventures and more.

18 Nov 2016 12:07 AM