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Top Indian IT companies sharply cut Reliance on H-1Bs

Companies experienced a drop of 5,436 approved petitions (37 per cent) in 2016 as compared to the previous year.

07 Jun 2017 12:37 PM

IT layoffs: Infosys says reports overhyped; to hire 20K

Infosys COO UB Pravin Rao said technology-driven transformation presents new opportunities for IT companies.

03 Jun 2017 12:20 PM

Narayana Murthy gives tips to tackle IT layoffs

Murthy says senior employees in IT sector should get a cut in their salary to protect jobs.

01 Jun 2017 12:01 PM

Techies well taken care of, no need for union: Balakrishnan

Employees' unions work in industries where work ethic is bad and where employees are treated shabbily.

30 May 2017 1:42 PM

Global IT spending will rise to $3.5 trn in 2017: Chandra

Tata Sons chairman says there was no reversal in trend of increased spending on technology.

29 May 2017 11:05 AM


3 yrs of Modi govt: Digital economy to cross $1-trn mark

IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad says main focus would be on services and offerings in digital space.

24 May 2017 3:56 PM

IT industry to create 25-30 lakh jobs by 2025: Prasad

IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad refutes there is any downturn in employment in this sector.

24 May 2017 2:47 PM

IT sector to create 25-30 lakh jobs by 2025: Prasad

IT companies employ 40 lakh people directly and 1.3 crore indirectly.

23 May 2017 7:49 PM

IT employees set to form union as layoffs loom large

The industry employs 3.9 million people and the majority of them have to be re-trained.

23 May 2017 12:59 PM

70 lakh jobs in project mangement likely

The countries analysed for the study include Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, India, Japan, Saudi Arabia, UAE, UK and US.

20 May 2017 5:50 AM


IT Layoffs: Re-skill or perish, says Nasscom

Nasscom could not clarify the reason why there was noise around the layoffs this year.

18 May 2017 5:46 PM

Indian IT industry rightly should be in panic: Rajat Gupta

Experts are warning of prolonged layoffs in the Indian IT sector.

18 May 2017 1:09 PM

IT layoffs give birth to India's first union for techies

Union will safeguard interests of IT employees and subject companies to labour laws for violation of rules.

17 May 2017 4:57 PM

Man held for carpenter being electrocuted

The accused was staying in a rented house, as his house was being renovated.

16 May 2017 2:39 AM

US delegation to meet Ravi Shankar Prasad; discuss manpower, IP rights

The meeting comes at a time when the new administration in the US under President Trump, is proposing an overhaul of the H-1B visa regime.

21 Feb 2017 11:15 AM


Forest department call centre to fix call drop issue

Once a person calls in case of emergency, he/she is asked to directly dial ‘0’ and is connected to the attendee.

21 Feb 2017 1:45 AM

PIL against state’s IT policy rejected

The court also said that encouraging the growth of the economy by making positive discrimination couldn’t be considered as discriminatory.

30 Jan 2017 6:35 AM

Venture Capital investment declines in 2016

Compared to 2015, the investment IT companies was down 17 per cent.

31 Dec 2016 3:53 AM