Karl Slym, managing director of India’s Tata Motors, speaks during a media conference announcing an upgraded versions of some passenger vehicles in Mumbai, India last June. Photograph:  Divyakant Solanki/EPA

Karl Slym, managing director of India’s biggest automaker Tata Motors , died after falling from a hotel room in Bangkok in what police said today may (...)

Managing director of Tata Motors Karl Slym: flagged importance of trucks to the automaker’s future. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters

Soaring sales and stellar margins at British carmaker Jaguar Land Rover yet again propped up the finances of its Indian parent Tata Motors, as economi(...)