Research endeavours must advance realms of knowledge: President Pranab

President Pranab Mukherjee has said that research endeavours must advance the realms of knowledge and improve the lives of the common man.

New IITs, IIMs: Infosys, Contractor suggestions to be sought

Government has decided to seek suggestions from software giant Infosys and famed architect Hafeez Contractor to develop a model architectural plan for setting up new IITs and IIMs.

Indian says getting better every day after Sydney siege

Viswakanth Ankireddy, an Indian IT worker who was held hostage during the Sydney cafe siege on December 15, said on Thursday that he is getting better day-by-day with his wife's support.

Was a 17-hour agonising wait: Sydney hostage's father

It was an agonising 17-hour wait for the parents of Puspendu Ghosh, who was trapped by a gunman in the hostage drama at the Lindt Chocolate Cafe in Sydney Monday.

Infosys employee has escaped: Indian diplomat

An Infosys employee taken hostage in a Sydney cafe has escaped after police stormed it early Tuesday, an Indian diplomat said.

Infosys teams up with Stanford B-School for leadership development

The global tech firm and Stanford Graduate School of Business are offering an executive programme that will train senior executives of the firm.

Engineering grads to get skilled in IT

Infosys Foundation has recently launched a programme to enhance employability of engineering graduates. Gauri Rane reports.

Too early to comment on Modi govt, says Narayana Murthy

Infosys founder N R Narayana Murthy on Saturday said it was "too early" to comment on the government headed by Narendra Modi but expressed hope of seeing `good days`.

India has a long way to go in some sectors: Narayana Murthy

Infosys Executive Chairman N R Narayana Murthy today said India still remains the country with problems relating to healthcare, education, nutrition, shelter and has a long way to go in each of these sectors.

Ex-Infosys honcho to campaign for Arvind Kejriwal

Modi is also contesting from Vadodara Lok Sabha seat in Gujarat, where election is due April 30.

Fighting elections more exciting than Infosys job: AAP`s Bala

In poll fray on AAP ticket, former Infosys director V Balakrishnan, once in charge of managing over Rs 15,000 crore of Infosys cash, finds fighting elections more exciting than his job at the IT giant.

Infosys ex-honcho Balakrishnan seeks to change system

Balakrishnan is pitted against P.C. Mohan, outgoing BJP MP, and Rizwan Arshad of the Congress in the Bangalore Central constituency.

Former Infosys director files nomination from Bangalore Central

Former Infosys director V Balakrishnan was among 73 candidates who jumped into the electoral battle on the fifth day of filing of nominations for the April 17 Lok Sabha polls in Karnataka.

Nandan Nilekani, wife`s declared assets worth Rs 7,700 crore

Making his wealth public, Infosys co-founder and Congress candidate from Bangalore South, Nandan Nilekani has declared that he and his wife Rohini Nilekani have assets worth Rs 7,700 crore.

AAP a party with `agitational DNA`: Nandan Nilekani

Former Infosys founder and Congress candidate from Bangalore South, Nandan Nilekani, said the Aam Aadmi Party is not a factor in the Lok Sabha elections and it is a party with "agitational DNA".

`Infosys has expressed interest in setting up campus in Agra- Mathura area`

Indian IT major Infosys, which is already coming up with a campus in Noida, may consider setting up another centre between Agra and Mathura, Mathura MLA Pradeep Mathur has said.

Perfect Fit

As the season of placement continues, Prachi Rege gives you a lowdown on the hiring trends

185 students shortlisted for interview by Infosys

A total of 185 final year engineering students were shortlisted for interview during a three-day campus drive conducted by IT major Infosys at city based Kathir College of Engineering.

Nandan Nilekani wants to contest Lok Sabha polls, Congress willing

Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani is likely to become the first IT czar to contest Lok Sabha Elections.

Will support Nilekani if he fights elections: Gopalakrishnan

Infosys Vice-Chairman and CII President S Gopalakrishnan today said he will support Nandan Nilekani if his former colleague decides to fight elections.