Wipro: News

22 Jan 2023


Wipro fires 452 freshers citing poor performance in internal assessment

India's leading IT firm Wipro has fired over 450 new employees citing poor performance amid unabated layoffs in the corporate and IT sectors.

13 Jan 2023


HCL Q3 results: Profit rises 19% year-over-year to Rs. 4,096cr

HCL Technologies has released its financial results for the current fiscal year's third quarter.

13 Jan 2023


Infosys Q3 results: Profit increases 13% year-over-year to Rs. 6,586cr

Infosys has announced its financial results for the current fiscal year's third quarter.

04 Oct 2022


Freshers left in lurch as Wipro, Tech Mahindra delay onboarding

India's IT sector is in turmoil. The fear of recession in the US and European markets has caught Indian IT companies in a pickle.

22 Sep 2022

Azim Premji

Wipro fires 300 employees for moonlighting for rivals, violating integrity

Information Technology giant Wipro has fired 300 employees for moonlighting, Chairman Rishad Premji said on Wednesday.

14 Sep 2022


Bengaluru floods: Wipro, Prestige, Eco Space among high-profile encroachers' list

The Karnataka government has begun an assessment of the recent disastrous floods in Bengaluru with the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) identifying encroachers who occupied drains.

04 Mar 2022


WFH ends; What Cognizant, TCS, HCL, and others have planned

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in 2020, work from home or WFH became a more common model for employees in the formal sector.

10 Nov 2020


Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as markets welcome vaccine news

Domestic stock markets hit fresh record highs on Tuesday as drugmakers Pfizer and BioNTech announced that their COVID-19 vaccine candidate was over 90% effective.

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.

Assam NRC data goes offline, Government says 'technical issue'

The Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday cited "technical issues" after the data on Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC) disappeared from its official website.

06 Jun 2019

Azim Premji

Wipro Founder Azim Premji will retire next month, confirms company

Wipro founder and business tycoon Azim Premji will retire from the company on July 30, 2019.

16 Apr 2019


#BreachAlert: Wipro's system compromised in phishing attack, customers targeted

Wipro, one of India's largest IT services providers, is dealing with the situation of a security breach.

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.

05 Jun 2018


Wipro announces 6-7% average increment for 2018

India's third-largest software services exporter, Wipro, has announced a 6-7% average increment for its employees for the year, effective from June 1.

31 May 2018


IT jobs around India: From freshers to experts

If you are looking for jobs in information technology (IT), you are in luck. Topmost companies around India are looking for candidates in a variety of roles.

20 Jan 2018


Wipro struggles to keep employee strength

Wipro lost 1,206 employees in the last quarter of 2017.

20 Nov 2017


Nandan Nilekani pledges to donate half his wealth to charity

Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani and his wife Rohini pledged half of their wealth, estimated at $1.7 billion, to charity this weekend.

16 Oct 2017


Bengaluru Wipro techie attacked allegedly for trying to save cows

Violence over cow protection works both ways. This time, a female techie with Wipro in Bengaluru was assaulted allegedly for complaining about cow slaughter.

29 Jun 2017

Donald Trump

Trump Effect? Wipro says 50% workforce in US are locals

Software giant Wipro announced that over 50% of the company's employees in the United States are locals.

02 Jun 2017


Bengaluru: Wipro threatened once again by ransomware

Bengaluru offices of the IT giant, Wipro received yet another threat by a ransomware on Wednesday, seeking Rs. 500 crore in bitcoin.

25 May 2017


Wipro layoffs are more of a Bot-issue than Trump scare

IT sector is facing too many obstacles all at once. First, it was the Trump wave and now it's the rise of automation.

19 May 2017


Where do Indians want to work?

India's working class is going a little bit out of the trodden path and opting for companies that didn't even exist ten years ago.

26 Apr 2017

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Wipro Q4 numbers show decent gains, steady pace

The IT industry's growth trajectory, as reflected by Q4 results of TCS and Infosys, has been an uninspiring one.

21 Apr 2017


Wipro Layoffs: Tech major sacks 600 employees across India

At a time when Indian IT sector is facing hardships, India's third-largest software services firm Wipro has reportedly sacked hundreds of employees.

07 Mar 2017


TalkTalk - A victim of Indian scam call center

Customers of British telecom giant TalkTalk are being targeted by an India-based industrial-scale fraud network, three whistleblowers have revealed to the BBC.

03 Nov 2016


Wipro's massive drive to drive automation

Indian software company Wipro is looking to bolster automation across the company's varied segments, enabling greater productivity.