22 Jul 2020
Government extends 'Work from Home' for IT firms till 2020-end
With rising coronavirus cases overwhelming the medical infrastructure, the government has, once again, decided to relax remote working norms for IT companies and BPOs.
28 Feb 2019
Why didn't Aamir ever use expensive laptop gifted by SRK
For the longest time, Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan have been touted as arch rivals.
19 Jan 2019
AICTE to stop setting up new engineering colleges from 2020
In an unprecedented move that could impact many engineering aspirants, the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has decided not to permit registration of new engineering colleges from the academic year 2020-2021.
25 Feb 2018
Tech Mahindra bets big on 5G, sets-up lab in Bengaluru
Tech Mahindra has set up a lab in Bengaluru, in association with US chipmaker Intel as part of its preparedness for 5G services expected to be rolled out by 2019, said a top executive of the IT firm.
21 Dec 2017
Noida jinx: Why are UP CMs so scared of Noida?
Since 1988, no UP CM has visited Noida in the fear of losing their chief-ministership. Apparently, former CMs Mayawati, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Kalyan Singh have "suffered" due to the Noida curse.
07 Oct 2017
Ex-RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan among probable Nobel Prize winners: Clarivate
Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan is on the list of probable winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Economics compiled by research company, Clarivate Analytics.
23 May 2017
NASSCOM increases lobbying expenditure to battle Trump's H-1B visa policy
It is no secret that the IT sector depends largely on foreign contracts for its sustenance and Trump's "Hire American" agenda has now brought the IT sector to its knees.
25 Apr 2017
H-1B: Infosys, TCS received just 8.8% visas, says NASSCOM
After a US official accused Infosys and TCS of unfairly obtaining majority of the H-1B visas, NASSCOM stated that the two companies had received only 8.8% of the total number of visas issued in FY2015.
24 Apr 2017
TCS, Infosys, Cognizant are violating H-1B visa rules, says USA
In a White House press briefing, a senior official under Trump administration said that Indian tech giants TCS, Infosys and Cognizant are flouting H-1B visa rules.
03 Apr 2017
India halts trade pact review after Singapore denies techies visas
With the spotlight on the US, the issue of Singapore denying visas to Indian IT professionals has been ignored.
17 Mar 2017
Indian start-ups go through nightmarish week
The often "over-glamorised" Indian start-up ecosystem went through a dismal week coloured by accusations of sexual harassment, incidents of bankruptcy, and ugly family feuds.
21 Feb 2017
N Chandrasekaran new Tata Sons chief from Feb 21
N. Chandrasekaran will assume charge as Tata Sons chairman on February 21. A day earlier, he was named TCS chairman, after serving as its CEO since 2009.
08 Feb 2017
Chandrasekaran elected Chairman of Tata Steel
Tata Sons Chairman N Chandrasekaran has been elected as the chairman of the board of Tata Steel. Chandrasekaran said "I feel greatly honoured to be chosen as the Chairman and I accept this responsibility with a deep sense of humility."
13 Jan 2017
Infosys, TCS profits up in Q3
TCS registered a 0.3% rise in dollar revenue ($4.39 billion) while its net profit rose 1.6% to touch the $1 billion in Q3 of the current fiscal.
12 Jan 2017
A look back at the career of Natarajan Chandrasekaran
Following the ouster of Cyrus Mistry as the chairman of Tata Sons on 24th October 2016, Natarajan Chandrasekaran was appointed as the chairman of the $103 billion Tata group today, bringing an end to an 80 day-long saga.
15 Dec 2016
$116bn-worth IT contracts up for renewal in 2017
Indian companies in the Information Technology services sector have been steadily increasing their share in global IT outsourcing.
12 Dec 2016
IT, telecom sectors look for incentives in upcoming Budget
With the 'Make in India' initiative trickling down to companies, IT and telecom firms are on the lookout for incentives in domestic manufacturing in the upcoming Budget.
10 Oct 2016
Tech Mahindra eyes higher revenues from digital analytics
Tech Mahindra's Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer, Jagdish Mitra, said that the company is looking to gain nearly 50% of its revenues from digital technology by 2020.