Wipro: News

25 Jan 2024

Azim Premji

Billionaire Azim Premji gifts shares worth Rs. 500cr to sons

Azim Premji, the founder chairman of Wipro, has gifted shares worth Rs. 500 crore to his sons Rishad and Tariq, as reported in an exchange filing.

27 Dec 2023

Cognizant

Wipro sues former CFO Jatin Dalal

Wipro, a leading Indian software services company, has taken legal action against its former CFO, Jatin Dalal, in a Bengaluru civil court.

18 Oct 2023

India

Wipro's revenue dips for third consecutive quarter to $2.7 billion

IT giant Wipro has posted a revenue of $2.7 billion for Q2 of FY24, experiencing a 2.3% sequential decline and a 2% drop in constant currency.

22 Sep 2023

Business

Wipro is in a state of crisis: Here's why

India's fourth-largest software services firm, Wipro, faces weak growth, declining headcount, and subdued numbers for the third consecutive quarter.

31 Jul 2023

HCL

Here's how much Indian IT CEOs earned in FY23

Chief executive officers (CEOs) of Indian IT giants have always been paid handsomely.

IT giant Wipro to train 250,000 employees on AI

In the past few months, we have seen Indian IT services firms ramping up their artificial intelligence (AI) efforts. From AI-based platforms to upskilling, companies have been very active.

25 May 2023

Sensex

Sensex climbs to 61,872 points, Nifty settles above 18,320 mark

On Thursday, the benchmark Sensex and Nifty indices showed an upward trend. The Sensex rose 0.16% to 61,872.62 points while the Nifty gained 0.2% to end at 18,321.15 points.

25 May 2023

Business

Wipro Chairman Rishad Premji takes 50% compensation cut this year

Rishad Premji, the executive chairman of Wipro Limited, will receive a compensation of $951,353 for the financial year ending March 2023, almost 50% less than what he received in the last fiscal year. The information was disclosed in Form 20-F, which the company filed with the United States (US) Securities and Exchange Commission.

20 Feb 2023

India

Wipro offers freshers reduced pay as onboarding delays continue

Freshers who joined Wipro and are waiting to join Wipro aren't having a great time. The company recently fired 453 freshers citing poor performance.

07 Feb 2023

Infosys

Infosys fires 600 employees after they fail freshers assessment test

A failed internal freshers assessment (FA) test has resulted in the axing of 600 freshers by Indian IT services giant Infosys.

22 Jan 2023

India

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

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

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

Infosys

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

Karnataka

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

Cognizant

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.

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

India

#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.

05 Jun 2018

India

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

Technology

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

Technology

Wipro struggles to keep employee strength

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

16 Oct 2017

Bengaluru

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.

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

Karnataka

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

India

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.

26 Apr 2017

H-1B Visa

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

India

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

Kolkata

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

India

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.