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Narendra Modi's Palestine visit: India's improved ties with Israel could help push peace process, say experts
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Narendra Modi's Palestine visit: India's improved ties with Israel could help push peace process, say experts

According to experts Palestinian leadership believe India now has more leverage with Israel and can pressure it to revive the peace process with Palestine

Outlook for Indian IT sector in 2018 cautiously positive, says Nasscom president
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Outlook for Indian IT sector in 2018 cautiously positive, says Nasscom president

Outlook for the Indian information technology (IT) sector is 'cautiously positive' in 2018 as challenges remain amidst prospects of greater IT spending with global and US economies improving, industry body Nasscom said

IT job crisis: Upskilling only path to survive for techies as automation era feeds on disappearing jobs
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IT job crisis: Upskilling only path to survive for techies as automation era feeds on disappearing jobs

Observing the past shows us that jobs have consistently been predicted to become obsolete with the advent of technology and machines.

Budget 2018: Govt initiatives have potential but improved connectivity essential for digital transformation
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Budget 2018: Govt initiatives have potential but improved connectivity essential for digital transformation

Demonitisation has helped ensure digital literacy across India, giving rise to fintech companies which can drastically change India's job market. Digital literacy and skill development should go hand-in-hand

NASSCOM partners with startup accelerator MassChallenge Israel; will support 10 startups to promote innovation
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NASSCOM partners with startup accelerator MassChallenge Israel; will support 10 startups to promote innovation

NASSCOM, along with the Deshpande Foundation, will support a scholarship of USD 5,000 each for up to 10 Indian startups to help them.

TCS December quarter net profit falls 3.6% to Rs 6,531 cr; IT major signs first 'digital' deal worth over $50 mn
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TCS December quarter net profit falls 3.6% to Rs 6,531 cr; IT major signs first 'digital' deal worth over $50 mn

TCS' digital revenue saw an increase of about 40 percent year-on-year and accounted for 22.1 percent of the company's revenues.

Trump govt not to change H-1B visa rules: Time Indian IT firms looked at changing business model, focus on acquisitions, say experts
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Trump govt not to change H-1B visa rules: Time Indian IT firms looked at changing business model, focus on acquisitions, say experts

Lack of employment opportunities is a reality that hits political constituencies and most leaders take cognizance of it and are out with an appeasement policy.

H-1B visa: US lacks skilled talent, can't afford en masse deportation of Indian IT employees, says Mohandas Pai
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H-1B visa: US lacks skilled talent, can't afford en masse deportation of Indian IT employees, says Mohandas Pai

The proposed changes in H-1B visas would have a dramatic effect, particularly on India considering more than half of all H-1B visas have been awarded to Indian nationals

Disruptive moves on H-1B visa detrimental for India, United States, says Nasscom
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Disruptive moves on H-1B visa detrimental for India, United States, says Nasscom

Estimates show that such a move could lead to deportation of over one million H-1B visa holders in the US -- many of them Indians -- who are waiting for their green cards

Revenue growth of top Indian IT companies to be soft in December quarter: Kotak research report
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Revenue growth of top Indian IT companies to be soft in December quarter: Kotak research report

According to a report by Kotak Institutional Equities, though there are reasons to be optimistic on demand conditions, the potential changes in US visa rules remain an overhang for the IT sector

Increasing automation, Infosys boardroom spat disrupted India's IT industry in 2017
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Increasing automation, Infosys boardroom spat disrupted India's IT industry in 2017

The resilient Indian IT industry, which has been going through challenging times on multiple fronts, faced disruption in 2017 from increasing automation and the boardroom spat in software major Infosys spilling into the public domain

Telangana keen to have partnership with Israel for develping its cybersecurity architecture and policy
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Telangana keen to have partnership with Israel for develping its cybersecurity architecture and policy

Telangana was the first state to come out with a dedicated policy for cybersecurity and was putting in place the cybersecurity architecture.

Budget 2018: Information technology, electronics industry seek tax rationalisation
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Budget 2018: Information technology, electronics industry seek tax rationalisation

Software industry, under the aegis of Nasscom, on Monday sought a resolution of the issues related to service tax refunds and GST during the pre-budget meeting with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Salil Parekh's appointment gets thumbs up from Infosys founder Narayana Murthy; IT industry says 'good choice'
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Salil Parekh's appointment gets thumbs up from Infosys founder Narayana Murthy; IT industry says 'good choice'

Salil Parekh is slated to take charge at the helm of India's second largest IT firm on January 2, 2018 for a period of five years

Delhi high court asks Centre to consider banning social media apps like Sarahah
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Delhi high court asks Centre to consider banning social media apps like Sarahah

The court passed the direction while hearing a petition seeking to ban Saudi Arabia-based social networking website and mobile app, Sarahah.com and Sarahah.

Five thousand delegates expected to participate at the World Congress on Information Technology 2018
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Five thousand delegates expected to participate at the World Congress on Information Technology 2018

With the theme 'amplify digital', WCIT will be held parallel to India Leadership Forum.

IT spending in India to hit $87.1 billion in 2018, an increase of 9.2 percent from 2017
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IT spending in India to hit $87.1 billion in 2018, an increase of 9.2 percent from 2017

Enterprise software and IT services continue to exhibit strong growth, with devices segment driving the majority of overall IT spending in the country.

Banks and securities firms in India to invest heavily in contactless payment; IT spending to increase to $9.1 bn: Gartner
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Banks and securities firms in India to invest heavily in contactless payment; IT spending to increase to $9.1 bn: Gartner

Firms in the banking and securities industry are investing more in devices to upgrade their existing infrastructure.

The Philippines call centre industry is worried that artificial intelligence may take their jobs
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The Philippines call centre industry is worried that artificial intelligence may take their jobs

Artificial Intelligence-powered translators could dilute the biggest advantage the Philippines has, the wide use of English.

IT hiring to be slower for years to come, industry may not grow at 7-8%, says V Balakrishnan
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IT hiring to be slower for years to come, industry may not grow at 7-8%, says V Balakrishnan

V Balakrishnan does not sound optimistic about IT sector achieving 7-8 per cent export growth in this fiscal.