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richrossresigns Industry News: Walt Disney Studios Chairman Rich Ross ResignsRich Ross announced this morning that he is resigning as Chairman of The Walt Disney Studios in this letter he sent to the company’s staff:

For the last 15 years, I have had the opportunity to work with incredibly talented people on behalf of the worlds best loved brand. During that time, weve told some amazing stories around the world, created successful TV programming, movies, and franchises… Continue reading Industry News: Walt Disney Studios Chairman Rich Ross Resigns

Comedy legend Jerry Lewis, 85, has completed his run as the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s national chairman, according to a release from the MDA. Lewis, who had still been slated to appear at this September’s event and sing “You’ll Never Walk Alone” for the last time.

Last week at the TCA Press Tour, Lewis was cryptic about his future involvement with the telethon, telling reporters, “It’s none of your business.”… Continue reading Jerry Lewis is no longer MDA’s national chairman

Ashok Chawla to be next CCI Chairman

Ministry of Corporate Affairs has proposed the name of former Finance Secretary Ashok Chawla as the next Chairman of the anti-trust watchdog Competition Commission of India (CCI).

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has sent Chawla’s name for ACC (Appointments Committee of Cabinet) approval, a top source in the Ministry told.

Chawla retired as Finance Secretary on 31st January and was heading a committee on allocation, pricing and utilisation of natural resources till… Continue reading Ashok Chawla to be next CCI Chairman

RIL invests in Gopinath’s freight carrier Deccan 360

Mukesh Ambani-promoted Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) Friday announced its investment in freight carrier Deccan 360.
In a regulatory filing, the RIL said the investment was being made by a wholly owned subsidiary of RIL. The investment, it said, would help Deccan 360 to increase its air and surface network coverage of the country.
RIL did not reveal [...] Continue reading RIL invests in Gopinath’s freight carrier Deccan 360

Jailed ULFA chairman can visit ailing mother: Gogoi

The Assam government will have no objection in allowing jailed ULFA chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa to visit his ailing 90-year-old mother, especially with people celebrating Assamese New Year or Bohag Bihu, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said Wednesday.
“I received a written appeal from Rajkhowa’s family to allow him to see his old mother during Bihu. We have [...] Continue reading Jailed ULFA chairman can visit ailing mother: Gogoi