Twenty-four other dignitaries and institutions were also awarded for their selfless social service at a function here attended by Uttarakhand Governor Lt Gen Gurmit Singh (retired), it said in a statement.
The Newly nominated trustees of the PM CARES Fund -- Justice Thomas, former Supreme Court judge; former deputy Lok Sabha speaker Munda and Tata, Chairman Emeritus, Tata Sons -- attended the meeting.
Niira Radia tapes: A three-judge bench headed by Justice DY Chandrachud was hearing a plea filed by industrialist Ratan Tata seeking protection of right to privacy in view of the emergence of the Radia tapes.
Ratan Tata on Tuesday attended the event organised by a startup Goodfellows that offers companionship to senior citizens. His video from the same has been winning hearts on the internet. Watch here.
Ratan Tata launched Tata Nano in 2008 which revolutionized the auto industry. It was like every middle-class family's dream come true. Recently, the Indian industrialist shared what inspired him to produce the car.
Veteran industrialist Ratan Tata shared the stage with PM Modi among other dignitaries at the inauguration and foundation stone laying ceremony of new cancer centres in Assam's Dibrugarh.
A bench headed by Acting Chief Justice Vipin Sanghi stated that it was not for the court to direct the authorities to award the highest civilian honor to a person.
The "Assam Baibhav Award" carries a citation, a medal and a cash amount of Rs 5 lakh while "Assam Saurav" and "Assam Gaurav" carries a citation, a medal, cash amount of Rs 4 and Rs 3 lakh, respectively.
After a competitive bidding process, the government had on October 8 last year sold Air India to Talace Private Limited.
Tata Group has several verticals, one of which tourism and travel houses the group's interest in Indian Hotels Company, Vistara and AirAsia India.
The international service was among the first public-private partnerships in India, with govt holding 49 pc, the Tatas keeping 25 pc and the public owning the rest.
From the first airmail service flight from Karachi to Bombay in October 1932 with JRD steering a Puss Moth aircraft to wresting control of Air India 89 years later, the conglomerate has had a roller coaster ride in the Indian civil aviation history.
Tata's comments came hours after the deal to procure the aircraft to replace the Avro-748 planes of the IAF was sealed.
Tata Trusts, which owns 66 per cent stake in Tata Sons, is chaired by Ratan Tata, the patriarch of the Tata group, while the Mistry family owns 18.4 per cent stake in the company.
Tata, Cyrus Mistry case verdict update: A bitter legal erupted between Tata and Cysrus Mistry after the latter was removed from Tata Sons’ board as chairman in October 2016.
The Chairman Emeritus of the over USD 100 billion conglomerate Tata group asked social media users to stop the campaign that asked the government to confer on him the highest civilian award of the country.
The woman tampered with the number of her BMW car for numerological reasons, without realizing that the changed number was that of a car owned by Ratan Tata.
Chairman Emeritus, Tata Sons Ratan N. Tata on December 10 attended the foundation stone ceremony of new Parliament building. Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid foundation stone of the new Parliament building.
In a social media post, the chairman emeritus of the Tata group said, "The wanton destruction that took place 12 years ago will never be forgotten." But, he said, what is more memorable is the way Mumbai people came together, casting aside all differences, to vanquish the terrorism.
The Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC) has presented the lifetime achievement award to business icon Ratan Tata as part of its recent global leadership awards.