Tata Consultancy Services
04 Jan 2021
In a first, Sensex crosses 48,000-mark, Nifty soars past 14,000
Domestic stock markets brought good news for investors as the S&P BSE Sensex index traded above 48,000 for the first time ever. The Sensex recorded a jump of 299.24 points, roughly 0.63%, to come at 48,168.22 on Monday morning.
06 Sep 2019
Cognizant CEO plans downsizing; may cut jobs in October
Cognizant Technologies CEO Brian Humphries has disclosed that the US-based IT services firm would soon witness a slew of job cuts.
24 Aug 2019
How India is helping create a 'miniature Sun' on Earth
While the Indian Space Research Organization is planning to launch a satellite to study the Sun by 2020 (the Aditya-L1 mission), India and some other nations are planning to bring the Sun to Earth.
23 Apr 2019
TCS' integrated solution digitalizes over 1.5 lakh post offices
India's leading tech giant, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), has helped in revamping over 1.5 lakh post offices in the country.
19 Feb 2019
Good news for Indians: US introduces 15-day H-1B visa processing
In what comes as good news for Indian professionals seeking to work in the US, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), announced last week that it will resume premium processing for all H-1B visa applications filed on or before December 21, 2018, starting Tuesday.
27 Dec 2018
HDFC Group briefly overtook Tata Group as India's most-valued conglomerate
Following Wednesday's trading session, the Tata Group lost the distinction of being the most valuable conglomerate in India.
23 Oct 2018
TCS among top 10 firms to get certifications for H-1B
According to data from the US Department of Labor, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is the only Indian company among the top 10 companies to have been awarded foreign labor certifications for H-1B visas for the fiscal year 2018.
22 Sep 2018
If you can seal $100mn business deals, Infosys wants you
Since 2014, Infosys has had a bad deal sealing spell, and just seems unable to close mega business deals. Meanwhile, its competitors have marched ahead.
23 Aug 2018
Reliance becomes 1st Indian company to hit Rs. 8trillion market-cap
Despite hitting the $100bn market capitalization mark a month earlier, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) has showed no signs of slowing down.
04 Aug 2018
Exactly how rich is Apple? Here are some mind-boggling facts
On Thursday, Apple touched a market cap of $1 trillion, a figure that many icons of capitalism had never even dreamed of touching.
12 Jul 2018
Reliance Industries Limited is now a $100bn company
On Thursday, shares of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) jumped sharply, after seeing a five-day rise, and helped the Mukesh Ambani-owned energy-to-telecom giant touch a market capitalization of $100bn.
15 Jun 2018
Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news
Here comes your business roundup express loaded with all the business new of the day.
13 Jun 2018
Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news
Here are today's top 5 business news.
28 Apr 2018
Andhra Pradesh: Details of 89L MNREGA-beneficiaries compromised in Aadhaar Leak
In a major embarrassment to the state government, the Andhra Pradesh Benefit Disbursement Portal made details of 89,38,138 MNREGA beneficiaries public.
25 Apr 2018
Indian IT companies experience 43% drop in H-1B visa approvals
Top seven Indian IT companies experienced a whopping 43% drop in their H-1B visa approvals between 2015 and 2017, a US think-tank report has said.
09 Mar 2018
TCS ranked the fastest growing IT services brand in 2018
Leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, Tata Consultancy Services, has been named as the fastest growing IT services brand in the world in an assessment done by world's leading brand valuation firm, Brand Finance.
22 Dec 2017
TCS inks record-breaking $2.25bn deal with Nielsen
Tata Consultancy Services has bagged a $2.25bn outsourcing contract from TV rating firm Nielsen, the biggest ever for an Indian IT firm.
12 Sep 2017
HDFC m-cap unseats TCS, end of day TCS regains slot
HDFC Bank, which was recently recognized as a D-SIB or domestic systemically important bank, for a brief period on September 12, managed to unseat IT bellwether Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) as the country's second most valued firm in terms of market capitalization.
20 Aug 2017
Infosys share buyback: What you need to know
Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigned on 18th Aug, citing slander by the company's founder.
30 Apr 2017
H-1B visas: Sunil Mittal weighs banning big US tech companies
While answering a question on how he would react if Bharti Airtel was prevented from operating in certain geographical locations, telecom kingpin Sunil Bharti Mittal raised the question of whether India should prevent Facebook and Google from operating in the country.
21 Apr 2017
IIM-K students create crowdfunding app for social causes
Students from IIM Kozhikode have invented an application called MakeOurKerala that can be used to crowdsource funds for social causes. They say it is an initiative towards a cleaner, greener and safer Kerala.
19 Apr 2017
TCS Q4 results, profit, revenue and earnings
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd reported financial results for the quarter, that ended on March 31, 2017. It was a tad bit lower than what the analysts had projected for the company.
09 Apr 2017
Call centre scam: 24-yr-old mastermind arrested in multi-billion dollar racket
Thane police arrested Sagar Thakkar aka Shaggy, the 24-year-old mastermind of a massive call centre scam that conned hundreds of Americans of millions of dollars, after he was deported from Dubai.
22 Feb 2017
Chandrasekaran announces strategic priorities for Tata Sons
On his first day in office, Tata Sons Ltd's new chairman Natarajan Chandrasekaran outlined three strategic priorities for the group: bring the group closer and leverage collective strength; reinforce a leader's mindset in operating companies for greater rigour to capital allocation and deliver superior returns to shareholders.
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.
20 Feb 2017
TCS to buy back 5.6 crore shares, at Rs2850 each
Returning surplus shares to shareholders in the biggest shares buyback, the Tata Consultancy Services today announced that it will repurchase about 2.85% of its share capital for Rs. 16,000 crore.
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."
21 Jan 2017
Tata's new Chairman Chandrasekaran's litmus test
Chandrasekaran's appointment as group chairman is being keenly watched by industry leaders.
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.
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.
05 Dec 2016
Cyrus Mistry seeks government intervention in Tata Trusts
After being ousted from Tata Sons, Cyrus Mistry asked the government to mediate in the affairs and business decisions of the Indian conglomerate.
02 Dec 2016
Call-center scam: Kingpin's daily turnover over $100,000
Police sources confirmed that the daily turnover of call-center scam mastermind Sagar Thakkar was over $100,000 a day; Thakkar managed call-centers in Noida, Ghaziabad, Ahmedabad and Thane.
30 Nov 2016
Tatas look to bring old guns to head key companies
Sources said that Tata Sons is considering bringing back veterans to head key group companies in light of the Tata-Mistry split.
28 Nov 2016
Wadia, Mistry to contest removal from Tata Motors
Nusli Wadia and Cyrus Mistry will contest the proposal to remove them from Tata Motors; Tata Sons called for an EGM of Tata Motors to take stock of the Tata-Mistry fall-out.
27 Nov 2016
Tata-Mistry spat continues unabated
Sources have revealed that Cyrus Mistry and Nusli Wadia are likely to address the Tata Steel EGM; sources said that both Wadia and Mistry intend to make a written and oral presentation to shareholders.
25 Nov 2016
Cyrus Mistry fired as Tata Steel Chairman
After Tata Power and Tata Chemicals, Tata Steel's board expelled Cyrus Mistry as their Chairman.
25 Nov 2016
Harish Manwani to lead Tata Group?
Sources revealed that former Unilever COO Harish Manwani is being considered as a candidate to possibly lead the Tata Group as new Chairman.
18 Nov 2016
TCS shareholders to vote for Mistry's removal
Tata Consultancy Services has become the first group company to call a shareholders meet to decide upon Cyrus Mistry's removal; the meeting is scheduled for 13 December.
17 Nov 2016
Tata Global Beverages replaces Cyrus Mistry as Chairman
Tata Global Beverages informed stock exchanges their board decided to replace Cyrus Mistry as Chairman by a majority vote.
14 Nov 2016
Mistry defends independent directors
Cyrus Mistry lambasted Tata Sons for questioning the loyalty of the independent directors of Indian Hotels Limited and Tata Chemicals; Mistry contended that six out of the nine directors were appointed under Ratan Tata's leadership and two were trustees of the Ratan Tata Trust.