Articles by Sulekha Nair
Apr 28, 2017
Akshaya Tritiya today: Why consumers buy gold jewellery and not gold bonds or ETFsWith Akshaya Tritiya, buying of gold gets a 'holy' backing with the day considered auspicious for gold purchases.
Apr 26, 2017
H-1B visa: Infosys, TCS are not stealing jobs but meeting talent shortage, says Mohandas PaiThere is great shortage of talent in the IT sector in the US
Apr 24, 2017
H-1B visa row: Why Infosys, TCS need to make right noises with those who matter in Trump administrationThe Trump administration has been tightening norms for H-1B visa since Donald Trump became president.
Apr 21, 2017
Wipro sacks 600 people: More job cuts may follow as IT sector steps up automationThe traditional BPO operations model is being phased out and the $155-billion IT industry in the country is trying to reinvent itself to adjust to the advent of automation, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.
Apr 20, 2017
H-1B visa issue: 'Indian nationals are in demand in the US because of skills they have'Indian nationals are in demand in the US because of the skills they have. The Indian IT industry is a net creator of jobs in the US.
Apr 19, 2017
Irony of H-1B visa policy: Jobs Trump is trying to protect are about to vanish altogetherTrump, fulfilling his campaign promise, has signed the order on Tuesday calling for an interdepartmental review of the H-1B visa program, which allows companies to bring in skilled foreign workers to work in the US.
Apr 19, 2017
Vijay Mallya case: Legal experts say there is no easy win in battle to bring fugitive homeThe Indian government and investigative agencies will now have to prepare for a long-drawn legal battle to prove evidence that can bring Vijay Mallya back to the country.
Apr 17, 2017
Snapchat controversy: You are not bigger than the brand, unless you are Steve Jobs, say analystsThe days when well-known brands were favored by a few have long past gone, say brand specialists
Apr 12, 2017
Govt proposal to fix food portion served in hotels is absurd and defies logic, says industryThe government’s suggestion on food portion was tantamount to suggesting how much paint an artist could use on the canvas
Apr 10, 2017
Flipkart raising $1.4 bn from Microsoft, Tencent, eBay shows Indian e-commerce is going strongThe fund raising by Flipkart will buoy the sector which is seeing many players bleeding on account of intense competition and the discounts game played to attract customers