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Jun 22, 2017
Infosys accused of discrimination, sacked employee files lawsuit in USThe law suit filed by Erin Green, before a US district Court in the Eastern District of Texas on 19 June, names two senior company officials, Head of Global Immigration Vasudeva Nayak and Executive Vice President and Global Head of Talent and Technology, Binod Hampapur, and makes serious charges against them.
Jun 13, 2017
Infosys chief Vishal Sikka calls on Arun Jaitley ahead of Narendra Modi-Trump meetingInfoys's ramp up in local hiring in the US is also aimed at placating the Donald Trump administration that has been critical of outsourcing firms.
Jun 07, 2017
IT layoffs: Do startups offer a ray of hope to those retrenched? Not really; here's whyThe truth is there are not many avenues open that can cushion the layoffs in such a massive scale. Would startups -- termed job creators -- be able to take back some of the available talent in the IT sector?
Jun 01, 2017
Demonetisation causes two percent drop in government IT spendingThe government is forecast to spend $7.8 billion on IT in 2017, a 7.5 percent increase from 2016 due to demonetisation.
May 31, 2017
IT jobs in India seen declining 14% by 2021 as automation puts 480,000 workers at riskTop IT companies have been complaining for a while about the difficulty of picking up new clients as businesses explore automation, robotics and innovative technologies such as cloud computing.
May 29, 2017
Talent of Indian "ethical hackers" is recognized abroad but ignored at homeIndia produces more ethical hackers, those who break into computer networks to expose, rather than exploit, weaknesses, than anywhere else in the world.
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.