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Global Newsstream

Global Newsstream enables users to search the most recent global news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the1980s featuring content from 3000+ newspapers, newswires, trade journals, and news sites in active full-text. All titles are cross-searchable on the ProQuest a platform allowing researchers easy access to multiple perspectives, resources, and languages on the topic they are researching. The platform has many parameters to filter the searched results are: Source type, Publication date, Publication title, Document type, Subject, Company/organisation, Location, Person, and Language.

  • Campus Wide Access
  • Trial expires on 31-10-2020

AGM/EGM & Postal Ballot Resolutions

AGM/EGM & Postal Ballot Resolutions providing company-wise and resolution-wise details of resolutions passed or proposed to be passed in AGM/EGMs, through postal ballots and in Court/NCLT Convened Meetings along with the voting result of each such resolution, for all companies.
Downloading of data in excel format is not allowed under a trial period.

  • Campus Wide Access
  • Trial expires on 05-11-2020

Board Meeting Resolutions

Board Meeting Resolutions database dedicated to details of resolutions/purposes discussed and approved in Board Meetings, for all companies. Using this database, you can view and analyse, at one place, the notification/ agenda of board meetings as well as the final outcome.
Downloading of data in excel format is not allowed under a trial period.

  • Campus Wide Access
  • Trial expires on 05-11-2020


WatchoutInvestors aims at alerting and protecting the investors and is a national registry of information on companies/persons who have been indicted for an economic malpractice/non-compliance of laws/regulations/default by 35 regulatory bodies. The website presently lists over 3,00,000 indicted/defaulted entities and has over 9 million users. It also covers MCA disqualified directors (3.10 lakh) and the associated companies (1.51 lakh) as also MCA defaulting companies (1.30 lakh) and individuals (2.57 lakh).
Downloading of data in excel format is not allowed under a trial period.

  • Campus Wide Access
  • Trial expires on 05-11-2020


The Vikram Sarabhai Library has 140+ databases in its e-resources collection. The databases have been divided into different categories content wise like company & country database, scholarly resources, research support resources and legal databases. These databases fulfill the specific requirements sought by the users.

  • Most of the databases are accessible through IP, while some databases require log-in ID & password.
  • The faculty and existing students can access the databases off-campus through Remote Access.
  • The Databases should be used solely for academic and research needs and not for any commercial purpose.
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