Indian Information Technology companies may just be in for some turbulence due to the potential of a new tax regime backed by Donald Trump aimed at discouraging US companies from outsourcing work.
Middle-level employees in the Indian IT sector are facing an uncertain future even as the industry gears up to adapt itself to the changes brought about by automation and newer technologies.
H-1B priority suspension: Indian companies would have to better plan its onsite staffing in US.
TalkTalk customers are being targeted by an industrial-scale fraud network in India, according to whistleblowers who say they were among hundreds of staff hired to scam customers of the British telecoms giant.
Computer professionals and students in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad, a major IT hub, are apprehensive after the killing of Srinivas Kuchibhotla in the US last week.
This was the University of California's first outsourcing, said a spokeswoman who added that the layoffs were necessary due to rising costs of technology.
India is lobbying the World Trade Organisation (WTO) to support increased trade in services and making a case for allowing its IT professionals to work across borders with greater ease amid a rising tide of protectionism.
India is limbering up to take part in an international competition to get robots moving on the moon.
If successful, India will set a world record as the first country to launch the most satellites in one go, surpassing Russia which launched 39 satellites in a single mission in June 2014.
The fiercest competition in cloud computing is in the public cloud pie; battle lines are most visibly drawn among Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, Google
An Indian-origin neurosurgeon currently based in Canada has been shortlisted by NASA for its 2018 space mission under the Citizen Science Astronaut (CSA) programme.
Many Indian IT professionals are still hopeful that the bills may not go through as it would impact the overall US marke
Three bills have been introduced to Congress which reportedly seek to restructure the H-1B visa programme
Two more legislations have been introduced in the United States Congress over the past two weeks that can hit the domestic tech sector's prospects.
Donald Trump’s proposed H1B visa reforms is challenging in the short term for India’s IT firms, but can serve as catalyst for their transformation into global players
US President DonaldTrump hasn’t brought India’s outsourcing industry to the brink; but his anti-immigration stance may push it over.
Infosys co-founder NR Narayana Murthy has said the Indian companies need to become more multi-cultural and should stop using H-1B visas.
India's software services industry is concerned about a bill introduced in the U.S. Congress seeking to double the salary paid to H-1B visa holders.
CEOs of India’s top IT firms will meet with US officials, lawmakers from 20 Feb to try, dissuade Trump’s team from raising requirements under H1B visa programme.
India is concerned that a new US bill designed to limit the entry of highly-skilled workers will have a serious impact on the country's IT industry.
Donald Trump’s administration has drafted an executive order aimed at overhauling the work-visa programmes tech companies depend on to hire employees.
If implemented, the executive order could seriously hit the movement of students and skilled employees from India to the US.
Google's India-born CEO Sundar Pichai today criticised US President Donald Trump's controversial immigration order against people from seven Muslim-majority countries.
Apple, the maker of iPhones, has sought assurance and policy support from the government for its manufacturing plans in India.
From Google to Microsoft, Cognizant to NetApp -- Indians run some of the world’s biggest technology companies.
There is growing concern that India’s $150 billion information technology industry, which relies heavily on exports to the United States, could slow and become less competitive if the Trump administration tightens rules on hiring skilled foreign workers.
It will ensure the "best and brightest" students being educated in the US receive preference for an H-1B visa.
Industry watchers argue that while Indian IT companies are exploring multiple ways to mitigate the impact of visa restrictions, they have no other option but to increase hiring in overseas markets.
India zipped past the US to become the top country that registered 6 billion downloads from Google's Play Store in 2016, according to analytics firm App Annie.
Apple is to put up the price it charges for apps in the UK, India and Turkey.
India and USA have signed a MoU between CERT under the Ministry of Electronics and Information technology of the Government of India and the Department of Homeland Security, Government of USA on cooperation in the field of cyber Security.
The Kannadiga NRIs from the Silicon Valley are on a mission to bridge the gap between angel funding and mentoring to ensure startups in Karnataka get the much needed push.
The awards are open to any NRI, OCI or a PIO who has stayed in USA, Canada, UK, UAE, the Middle East, Australia and New Zealand and Singapore for a stipulated amount of time and has made a mark in his/her respective field.
Apple’s largest contract manufacturer Foxconn is all set to open its first manufacturing store in India. The store will be in Ahmedabad
Apple wrote to the industry ministry last month seeking lower import and manufacturing duties
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) took a long time to fully recognize India as a viable country to manufacture its gadgets.
In the tech world, 2016 wasn’t a year of massive checks and volatile claims. It was a year of shutdowns, scale-backs, reorganizations, and much-needed perspective.
Hike was founded in 2012, and has successfully raised $175 million in a fresh round of funding.
Accenture’s revenue for the quarter to November rose 7% year-on-year in constant currency terms, and missed the Street’s estimates by about one percentage point.
What Amazon’s new initiative will mean for publishing in Indian languages