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Premji,Montek and Brajesh among Padma awardees

Wipro Chairman Azim Premji, Planning Commission Deputy Chairperson Montek Singh Ahluwalia, former diplomat Brajesh Mishra and Telugu thespian A Nageshwara Rao were chosen for country's second......

Images: He changed the way Mumbai voted

Years ago when Mumbai resident Vivek Gilani, 34, had voted for the first time, he did not have enough information about the candidate he voted for. Gilani realised that it was not just he, but......

The event that inspired Al Qaeda

Nothing -- not even the rise of Osama bin Laden -- shook the foundations of Saudi Arabia as the siege of Mecca 28 years ago. On November 20, 1979, scores of armed militants -- some say, numbering......

Why don't India's rich do more for charity?

With Rs 22,000 crore (Rs 220 billion), Azim Premji could have bought Antilla, Mukesh Ambani's billion-dollar 27-floor home in south Mumbai, four times over. Instead, Premji, who is worth $11.2......

Azim Premji has his heart in the right place

A couple of days after he reaffirmed his commitment to philanthropy, Wipro chairman Azim Premji on Friday transferred shares worth about Rs 12,300 crore (Rs 123 billion) to his philanthropic......

Following his mother's footsteps

The story of the third richest person in the country, Azim Hashim Premji, who began his journey by selling hydrogenated cooking fat and gradually made a leap to information technology services, has......

Premji to commit more of his wealth to

Wipro Chairman Azim Premji said on Tuesday he will commit more of his wealth to philanthropy, as his Foundation scales up work to improve equity and quality of the primary education system in the......

Wipro promoters to cut stake via auction

In a step towards complying with the new shareholding norms on promoter holdings, the Azim Premji Foundation said it would sell 35 million shares of Wipro through an auction route, opening on......

Vivek in Forbes Heroes of Philanthropy list

Vivek Oberoi was recently listed among the top 48 philanthropists in the Forbes Asia 'Heroes of Philanthropy' list. He is the youngest individual and the only Bollywood actor acknowledged in the......

How football could thrive in India

It is the season of World Cup football. A remarkable feature of the tournament is that tiny countries like Tunisia, Costa Rica and Trinidad and Tobago appear among the participating nations, while......

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Q. Mr Azim premjis communication adress
:  A. U CAN CONTACT THRU THEM - Advocacy and Communication,Azim Premji Foundation 134 Doddakannelli,Next to Wipro Corporate Office,Sarjapur...... more

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Q. tell about azim premji
Ashim Chatterjee:  A. Azim Hashim Premji (born July 24, 1945) is the Chairman & CEO of Wipro Technologies, which today is one of the largest software companies in India....... more

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Sasibalan:  A. There are different ways in which you can be a part of a social org (NGO) - full/part time employee or as a volunteer. If you are scouting for a...... more

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When the hi-tech classroom comes visiting

In the middle of a school day, students from classes I to V at Panchayat Union Primary School in Kolathur sit inside a classroom in orderly circles... ...

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Sunday ET | Shariat court, a necessity or evil?

Circa 2006. A year after businessman, steelmaker and politician Om Prakash Jindal passed away in a helicopter accident, his business empire is now... ...

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Why corporate honchos are keen to set up universities

Circa 2006. A year after businessman, steelmaker and politician Om Prakash Jindal passed away in a helicopter accident, his business empire is now... ...

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Tales from 22 yards

A chance encounter with yesteryear great Salim Durrani in 2008 set S Giridhar, Registrar and COO at Azim Premji University in Bangalore, on the... ...

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special drive on to bring children back to school

A special campaign will be held, from July 15 to 31, to bring 91,035 out-of-school children back to the classrooms during this academic year, the... ...

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