Suveen Sinha was part of Hindustan Times’ nationwide network of correspondents that brings news, analysis and information to its readers. He no longer works with the Hindustan Times.
Articles by Suveen Sinha
Chances are, Walt Disney Company won’t make movies in India anymore and, instead, will focus on distributing movies, and make money in India from its global portfolio, some of which will continue to be dubbed in the Indian languages. It seems Disney’s appetite for Bollywood has been satiated with the failures of Mohenjo Daro, Fitoor, Tamasha, Katti Batti, and Phantom.
Updated on Dec 29, 2016 11:38 AM IST
Virat Kohli beats Dhoni, Federer, Obama and Zuckerberg, to emerge winner in both the sports icon and living role model categories while Modi tops the list in Indian politics.
Updated on Apr 01, 2017 04:24 PM IST
As much as 37.3% of the respondents in the latest Youth Survey by HT and MaRS admit they sometimes buy things they do not need to impress people, and 62.1% say they paid a high price for the brand name when buying their last smartphone.
Updated on Dec 23, 2016 04:53 PM IST
Naturally, there is a rush to buy gadgets. About a third of both genders -- 32.9% men and 31.6% women -- say they rush out to buy whenever a new gadget comes out.
Updated on Dec 22, 2016 08:06 PM IST
There is a clear weakening of sentiment towards India and it could be because of lack of job opportunities and gender equality. More than half of youngsters who responded to the Youth Survey said they would like to settle abroad.
Updated on Dec 22, 2016 12:07 PM IST
The young people do not seem to be fascinated anymore with the start-up revolution. The reason may be that the poster boys of Indian start-ups have not had a grand time of late, with valuations falling and layoffs becoming a reality.
Updated on Dec 21, 2016 05:53 PM IST
The battle of the youth against society rages on, as does the battle of generations. 84.1% of men in the HT Youth Survey say they want to rebel against society. Women are not far behind either: 80.8% say they want to break out and rebel.
Updated on Dec 21, 2016 06:12 PM IST
Considerably more than half of the young men and women in the HT-MaRS Youth Survey 2016 do not believe that India is their irrefutable homeland, and will be more than happy to live elsewhere.
Updated on Jul 01, 2017 11:46 AM IST
For the young, marriage is not a promise for life and cheating is permissible but family continue to be an anchor.
Updated on Jul 01, 2017 11:46 AM IST
The US Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates could not have come at a worse time for India especially because the statement says there will be more increases in 2017.
Updated on Dec 15, 2016 02:32 PM IST
Last year the seven largest Indian IT companies got nearly 15,000 of the 85,000 H1B visas approved by the US, more than any other country. A person can go to work in the US on this visa.
Updated on Dec 13, 2016 09:52 AM IST
The way Sachin Bansal and Bhavish Aggarwal are asking for government backing against foreign companies, the poster boys of Indian startups sound like the businessmen of 1993.
Updated on Dec 12, 2016 05:11 PM IST
Deepak Chopra, known the world over as the mind and body healer who counts Oprah Winfrey, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian as friends, is trying to make medicines obsolete through technologies such as virtual reality (VR).
Updated on Dec 03, 2016 02:54 PM IST
By Suveen Sinha, New Delhi
Finance minister Arun Jaitley was delighted when asked at the 14th HT Leadership Summit on Friday whether the country had the appetite to absorb two big-bang reforms.
Updated on Nov 15, 2017 12:35 PM IST
What everyone was asking at the HT Leadership summit on Friday, once Akhilesh Yadav stopped speaking, was: “Who is this typewriter?”
Updated on Dec 02, 2016 06:32 PM IST
Updated on Dec 03, 2016 12:50 AM IST
Delhi is the seat of the government, its blessing and its curse. But that is lure enough for companies to flock to the city. The truth is that despite the removal of shackles on businesses, and the freedom from licences, companies need the government more, not less
Published on Nov 28, 2016 02:33 PM IST
The mobile wallet is seen as the biggest beneficiary of demonetisation, but founder and CEO Viay Shekhar Sharma says the opportunity comes at a cost
Updated on Nov 28, 2016 10:13 AM IST
Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka talks to HT on transforming Infosys, his wonderful relationship with the company’s fabled founders, and why he would rather do this job than any other despite the stress. Excerpts from an edited interview.
Updated on Nov 21, 2016 08:41 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Suveen Sinha and Kalyan Subramani
In the world of desi commercial romantic fiction, you need to acquire fans more than readers. Authors must look good, because readers like to imagine the writers as protagonists of the stories
Updated on Nov 13, 2016 09:40 AM IST
Author Nikita Singh feels people are prejudiced against good-looking writers
Updated on Nov 13, 2016 08:46 AM IST
Globally respected professor of marketing says he was sacked in a minute.
Updated on Nov 05, 2016 02:54 PM IST
The Tata empire struck back as one at Cyrus Mistry on Thursday, using strong words to say the ousted chairman had departed from the “culture and ethos of the group” and made “unsubstantiated claims” and “malicious allegations” now that he was out.
Updated on Oct 28, 2016 10:33 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Suveen Sinha and Ramsurya Mamidenna, Mumbai
The Tata Group said on Thursday Cyrus Mistry, the ousted chairman of parent Tata Sons Ltd, lost its board’s confidence due to a combination of several factors, adding that an e-mail he wrote to them was leaked “in an unseemly and undignified manner”.
Updated on Oct 27, 2016 06:21 PM IST
A fierce fight appeared to be brewing for control of the $103-billion Tata group with details of ousted chairman Cyrus Mistry’s email to the Tata Sons board tumbling out on Wednesday.
Updated on Oct 27, 2016 01:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Ramsurya Mamidenna and Suveen Sinha, Mumbai
Those who have worked with Ratan Tata talk of his love of a plan. His favourite question, often the first he asks, is: “What is the plan?”
Updated on Oct 27, 2016 09:32 AM IST
The removal of the in-house interview with Cyrus Mistry, conducted when he was chairman of Tata Sons, from the website of the group’s holding company was termed an “operational mistake” and was restored on Wednesday evening.
Updated on Oct 27, 2016 10:51 AM IST
The Tata Group has composed an email response to Cyrus Mistry’s email to the company’s board, two days after Mistry’s surprise ouster from the company.
Updated on Oct 26, 2016 04:38 PM IST
The government believes there is no option for the country but to have four rates of the goods and services tax (GST), though in time it might look at reducing the number.
Published on Oct 26, 2016 12:07 PM IST
Tata Sons on Monday removed Cyrus Mistry as its Chairman, about four years after he took over the reins of the over $100 billion salt-to-software conglomerate.
Updated on Oct 25, 2016 04:43 PM IST