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May 29, 2017
British Airways IT meltdown: Staff union blames outsourcing to India as flight disruption continuesThe airline is expected to have to pay out huge sums in compensation, including the cost of hotels, transport and meal expenses for stranded passengers.
May 11, 2017
Firstpost special: Cognizant adds grist to Trump H1B visa assault, says no cost benefit in outsourcingIn a departure from niceties on the global outsourcing model pioneered by Indian IT giants, Cognizant CFO Karen McLoughlin said the gap in the price tag dangling on an H1B worker and a local American techie is now next to nothing.
May 11, 2017
After Infosys and Wipro, Tech Mahindra may lay off hundreds on 'performance' groundWith the US hardening its stance on outsourcing, IT firms are under pressure to hire locals instead of taking Indian employees on work visas to client sites.
Apr 17, 2017
Infosys to focus on increasing local hiring in US amid visa-related concernsWith the US mulling over various measures to make visa norms stricter under the Donald Trump administration, Indian IT firms have been contemplating tweaking their business models and accommodating more locals.
Feb 03, 2017
Narayana Murthy wants Indian IT to stop using H1-B, step up local hiringNR Narayana Murthy also warned that becoming multi-cultural is a very, very hard option. "It's not easy," he said
Jan 31, 2017
Donald Trump's H-1B Bill: Proposal to double minimum wage could cripple Indian IT industryThe bill would require that employers first offer a vacant position to an equally or better qualified American worker before seeking an H-1B or L-1 visa holder
Aug 15, 2016
India @70: Can we now have at least a 15-year vision for economy?The services jobs that fintech and other startups will create are not because of any specific government programs.
Jul 22, 2016
From TCS to Mindtree: How Indian IT ignored warning signs at their own perilThere is pain on the way for both current and potential employees of IT companies
Jul 04, 2016
Dinesh C Sharma wins Computer History Museum Book Prize for 'The Outsourcer'Indian columnist and author Dinesh C Sharma has been named the winner of the Computer History Museum Book Prize for his book, The Outsourcer: The Story of India's IT Revolution.
Jun 29, 2016
Donald Trump blasts trade deals, calls them 'continuing rape' of USDonald Trump called for a new era of economic "Americanism" Tuesday, promising to restore millions of lost factory jobs by backing away from decades of US policy that encouraged trade with other nations — a move that could undermine the country's place as the dominant player in the global economy