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  • Monday, June, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 10:07:34
  • Environment in India is extremely conducive for growth of IT industry, says Infosys MD

    Sarojini Damodaran Shibulal has many reasons to rejoice. Infosys, a company he co-founded with six others in 1981 is today a top ranking global IT major. The $ 7.4 billion software company that has, as of now, over 1, 55,000 employees on its pay roll is listed on the NYSE. About the business, Shibulal is […]

    “For women to women” is my motto!

      It seems she is born for the womenfolk.  Mamta, an entrepreneur with impeccable talent, dedicates her time and energy for causes concerning the weaker sex. “For women to women” is her slogan and works for their economic independence.  She  and her Blue Lotus are  fully dedicated to the welfare of women.  In a candid […]

    ‘Asia-Pacific employees say social tools at work help increase their productivity’

    India : While 61 percent of Asia-Pacific employees report that social tools at work help increase their productivity, 38 percent feel that their companies underestimate the value of the tools, often restricting their use, reports a new Microsoft research released on Wednesday The survey, conducted for Microsoft by the research firm Ipsos, of 1,825 employees […]

    Jackson : Online industry in India is growing at an amazing pace, thanks to the market size

    Jackson Fernandez looks positive, brimming with immense energy, and hardly holds any business tension on his pleasing face. He is an MBA from XLRI and an engineer by training and now Country Manager,  for Wego.com in India.  Before joining Wego, a leading travel metasearch site that gives travellers a complete view of available flights, hotels, travel […]

    Over 270,000 pedestrians killed each year: WHO

    More than 270,000 pedestrians are killed on the world’s roads each year, the World Health Organisation said on Thursday, slamming decades of neglect in favour of vehicle transportation. The UN health agency underlined that pedestrian victims make up 22 per cent of the total 1.24 million people killed annually in road traffic accidents around the […]

    Dutch King Willem-Alexander becomes Europe’s youngest monarch

    Willem-Alexander was installed as the Netherlands first king since 1890 after the abdication of his mother, Queen Beatrix, amid celebrations in Amsterdam. The 75-year-old monarch signed the instrument of abdication this morning after 33 years on the throne in the Royal Palace on the city’s Dam Square, which was filled with as many as 25,000 […]

    This Technologist Makes Life Easy For The Diabetics

    He has a heart that beats for the ailing millions. That could be the reason why Badri Narayanan, a post graduate in Management and International Business from the prestigious Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) channelized his energy, efforts and resources to formulate a way out for the ever swelling number of diabetic patients in […]

    We will conquer the security solution market: Chudasama

    A Computer Engineering Graduate having 14 years of experience in telecom Industry Mr. Jatin Chudasama  has  prove his skill in the area of installation-testing-commissioning-maintaining telecom equipment, technology transfers, product design, testing and validation.  He is also acclaimed for process improvement and systems designing. As National Sales Manager – Projects (Defense, Railway, Power) Matrix  Comsec Pvt. […]

    Who will save them from Sexual Slavery?

    By  Sidharthan This is heartbreaking.  Over 2.7 million children are involved in prostitution in India. According to a latest report over 30% of the estimated 9 million prostitutes in the country are children below the age of 16. About 40,000 children are pushed into flesh trade every year in India, reports suggest. Human Rights Watch, […]

    Papal conclave has roots in turbulent 13th century

    When Roman Catholic cardinals enter the secret conclave to choose a new pope on Tuesday they will be following a ritual dating to the 13th century, when papal elections could last for years and some cardinals died during the gruelling process. The term conclave comes from the Latin for “with a key” and refers to […]