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Bengaluru tops list of world's most dynamic cities; Hyderabad ranked second with Delhi at fourth: Survey
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Bengaluru tops list of world's most dynamic cities; Hyderabad ranked second with Delhi at fourth: Survey

In the 2018 edition of the City Momentum Edition, Hyderabad topped the rankings followed by Bengaluru (2nd), Pune (4th), Kolkata (5th) and Delhi (8th)

Ravi Shankar Prasad says Centre finalised plans to frame data protection law to shield sensitive information
Tech

Ravi Shankar Prasad says Centre finalised plans to frame data protection law to shield sensitive information

Addressing the ongoing Indian Science Congress, 2019, Science Communicators' Meet in Jalandhar on Saturday, Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "India is now the third most attractive investment destination for technology transactions and it is the best time to do science in India."

Digital transformation making growth momentum stronger for Indian IT companies: Expert
Business

Digital transformation making growth momentum stronger for Indian IT companies: Expert

Former President of the industry body NASSCOM noted that many big IT companies in India are reporting a very strong deal pipeline and, so, the growth momentum can be expected to continue

MHA notification: Debate on digital surveillance must move beyond privacy and data protection laws
News & Analysis

MHA notification: Debate on digital surveillance must move beyond privacy and data protection laws

The answer to the never-ending streams of surveillance news lie in alternative ideas of data governance.

Wipro starts online assessment test for new hires; Capgemini hikes freshers salary by 20%
Business

Wipro starts online assessment test for new hires; Capgemini hikes freshers salary by 20%

French IT firm Capgemini has raised fresher salary by 20 percent at around Rs 3,80,000

India's data must be controlled and owned by Indian people, not by corporates: RIL chairman Mukesh Ambani
Business

India's data must be controlled and owned by Indian people, not by corporates: RIL chairman Mukesh Ambani

Ambani said that for India to succeed in the data-driven revolution, "necessary steps will have to be taken to migrate the control and ownership of Indian data back to India.

Up to 20% more women tipped to join workforce in banking, auto, IT sectors in 2019, says survey
Business

Up to 20% more women tipped to join workforce in banking, auto, IT sectors in 2019, says survey

India features among the lowest women workforce participation rates in the world, however, it is changing gradually, he said.

Azim Premji to be conferred highest French civilian award for his contribution to developing IT industry in India
Business

Azim Premji to be conferred highest French civilian award for his contribution to developing IT industry in India

Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India, will confer the award to Premji, a statement said.

US-based VMware plans $2 billion direct investment in India over next five years
Business

US-based VMware plans $2 billion direct investment in India over next five years

VMware deals in virtualisation technology which reduced need of building or deploying physical infrastructure required for businesses.

IT companies' share buybacks hamper their future business investment: Moody's
Business

IT companies' share buybacks hamper their future business investment: Moody's

Moody's said Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Infosys, the top two software exporters, can be an exception to it

Building up strong cybersecurity in organisations: It's all about looking inside
News & Analysis

Building up strong cybersecurity in organisations: It's all about looking inside

Insider threats can be classified into an intentionally criminal employee and the clueless one.

Want a Congress ticket for Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls? Get 15,000 FB likes and 5,000 Twitter followers first
Politics

Want a Congress ticket for Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls? Get 15,000 FB likes and 5,000 Twitter followers first

Nearly 65,000 'cyber warriors' of the BJP are all set to take on 'Rajiv Ke Sipahi' of the Congress in cyber space.

Ravi Shankar Prasad meets WhatsApp CEO Chris Daniels to discuss menace of fake news, asks for grievance officer in India
India

Ravi Shankar Prasad meets WhatsApp CEO Chris Daniels to discuss menace of fake news, asks for grievance officer in India

Union IT and Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad met with WhatsApp CEO Chris Daniels in New Delhi and said that it was a "productive meeting." Daniels is in India this week as the company is trying to address concerns around fake news on its messaging platform which have led to horrific crimes like mob-lynching. According to sources, Daniels will be in India for 4-5 days and meet business and government officials during his visit.

VS Naipaul and I: How I became a character in 'A Million Mutinies Now', but my life didn't change
Life

VS Naipaul and I: How I became a character in 'A Million Mutinies Now', but my life didn't change

In 1988, Bangalore was witnessing the explosion of the IT industry, and VS Naipaul wanted to witness this miracle for himself. After two books where he had been critical of India, he wanted to talk about how India was transitioning

Call 'postman' as 'post person' to make nomenclature gender neutral, Parliamentary Panel tells postal department
Business

Call 'postman' as 'post person' to make nomenclature gender neutral, Parliamentary Panel tells postal department

The department in its reply to the panel said that the proposal to rename postman as post person is under consideration and submitted that word 'dakia', which is generally used, is gender neutral.

Personal Data Protection Bill: Right step, but fighting fraud will be a tight rope walk for most companies
Business

Personal Data Protection Bill: Right step, but fighting fraud will be a tight rope walk for most companies

Consent becomes a critical point here if one were to attempt to access individual data as part of a routine fraud risk management activity

Madhya Pradesh election 2018: BJP, Congress ready to wage war on social media before setting for real poll battle
India

Madhya Pradesh election 2018: BJP, Congress ready to wage war on social media before setting for real poll battle

BJP, Congress are making it big on social media platform like- WhatsApp, Twitter, Facebook for the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly elections to gain traction from young voters, before they set for the real poll battle.

IT firms will have to re-skill two million employees ahead of a full-blooded digital push; are they prepared?
Business

IT firms will have to re-skill two million employees ahead of a full-blooded digital push; are they prepared?

Two million existing IT employees need to be re-skilled on digital technology, and 1.5 million new IT employees need to be skilled by 2025.