Following Saudi drone attacks, Indian industries to face ripple effect

A record gain in crude oil prices could further aggravate India’s fiscal situation and make it tougher for the government and the central bank to effectively combat a slowdown in economic growth. Continue Reading

INDIASOFT expo to have 500+ ICT buyers

The event will bring over 500 foreign ICT buyers from 60 countries. Close to 250 Indian IT firms will participate at the INDIASOFT 2020 to display their products and solutions. Continue Reading

Capgemini launches digital programmes

The programmes are focused on digital inclusion aimed to reintegrate a wide range of people from marginalized backgrounds and facilitate their integration within society. Continue Reading

Flipkart, Motorola release sixth-generation moto-E smartphone

The sixth generation of the moto e family, moto e 6s, was also launched. Moto e 6s comes at a price of Rs 7,999. Continue Reading

BasicFirst sets target for 50,000 women edupreneurs

The programme authorises a special point of contact in local geographies to recharge a BasicFirst student’s “Rent-a-Tab” or any of their other e-learning subscriptions, thereby enabling women homemakers across the country, in particular, to bring home a significant additional income. Continue Reading

Sunil Paliwal to helm Kamarajar Port Ltd

Sunil is a 1993 batch Tamilnadu cadre IAS Officer. He has done his B.Tech in Computer Science from IIT Kanpur, MS in Computer Science from University of Maryland, USA and MBA from University of Birmingham, UK. Continue Reading

Oil price surge: Air India’s monthly bill to spike by Rs 50

According to the official, the bill could go up by at least Rs 50 crore if the oil prices jump 10 per cent from $60 per barrel level on a sustained basis. An increase in oil prices could also result in fares going up as costs would have to be passed on, he added. Continue Reading

How long should a phone ring?: TRAI

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (Trai) latest discussion paper on “Duration of alert for the called party” will also explore the ‘possibility of customisation of ringing duration’ by the phone users, according to a statement. Continue Reading

Ramkumar Ramamoorthy is Cognizant’s new chairman

Before joining Cognizant, he has worked with Tata Consultancy Services. Prior to that, he was a lecturer at two premier colleges in India and went on to officiate as the Principal at one of them. Continue Reading

Huge trade opportunities in Russia for leather, footwear exports

Russia has imported leather and footwear worth $3.9 billion in 2018, and India’s exports to that country stood at only $52.6 million, said chairman of Council for Leather Exports (CLE), Panaruna Aqeel Ahmed. Continue Reading