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Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as markets welcome vaccine news

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.

Government extends 'Work from Home' for IT firms till 2020-end

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'

12 Feb 2020

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.

Wipro Founder Azim Premji will retire next month, confirms company

06 Jun 2019

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.

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

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.

If you can seal $100mn business deals, Infosys wants you

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.

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

09 Jun 2018

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 Business news

Wipro announces 6-7% average increment for 2018

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.

IT jobs around India: From freshers to experts

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.

Wipro struggles to keep employee strength

20 Jan 2018

Wipro struggles to keep employee strength

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

Nandan Nilekani pledges to donate half his wealth to charity

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.

Bengaluru Wipro techie attacked allegedly for trying to save cows

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.

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

29 Jun 2017

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.

Bengaluru: Wipro threatened once again by ransomware

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.

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

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.

Where do Indians want to work?

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.

Wipro Q4 numbers show decent gains, steady pace

26 Apr 2017

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.

Wipro Layoffs: Tech major sacks 600 employees across India

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.

TalkTalk -  A victim of Indian scam call center

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.

Wipro's massive drive to drive automation

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.