N R Narayana Murthy

  • Sonia gets a chance to bunks political classes September 15, 2009

    Mysore: Overwhelmed by the sprawling, stateoftheart campus of IT bellwether Infosys, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday repeatedly said it gave her an opportunity to "bunk political classes" for a little while. Sonia Gandhi visited the Infosys Technologies Ltd campus to inaugurate the Global Education Centre (GECII), the latest infrastructural addition...
  • Infosys could be led by outsider, hints Murthy July 10, 2009

    Mumbai: Infosys Technologies Ltd could be led by an outsider after cochairman Nandan Nilekani left the company to lead the National ID Project. Infosys chairman and chief mentor N R Narayana Murthy told this to Network18 in an interview. I think it (Nilekani's exit) will make a difference but the beauty...
  • Let most legislators be Englishspeaking: Murthy April 21, 2009

    N R Narayana Murthy, founderchairman and chief mentor of Infosys Technologies, is an optimist. The visionary business leader believes that there are excellent people in all political parties and in politics. In an interview to CNNIBNs H R Venkatesh, Murthy said citizens can bring about decency and competence in politics...
  • BJP wants Murthy to help with policymaking June 29, 2008

    Bangalore: The BJP government in Karnataka is trying to woo Infosys chief mentor N R Narayana Murthy to be a part of its policymaking and development projects. Murthy had earlier been sidelined by the KumaraswamyYeddyurappa coalition government, which had alleged that Infosys was indulging in buying real estate under the guise...
  • India has more opportunities today: Narayana Murthy September 1, 2007

    New Delhi: N R Narayana Murthy, Chief Mentor, Infosys Technologies Limited said that the India growth story is a wonderful one and that it must be ensured that a majority of the poor people benefit from the 10 per cent growth rate the country is seeing. Commenting on...
  • Infosys may review its dividend policy June 25, 2007

    Bangalore: Infosys Technologies Ltd chief mentor, NR Narayana Murthy has hinted that the companys board may look into the dividend policy, if the circumstances change. I think the board will have to obviously decide about the dividend every year. If the circumstances change, we will certainly look into it, Murthy said...
  • Infosys offers internship programme July 3, 2009

    Bangalore: The global internship programme of Infosys Technologies Ltd, India's second largest IT bellwether, has turned out to be an ideal launch pad for overseas interns to pursue a global career. InStep, the company's internship programme, is an intensive eight to 24week stint offered every year to 125 students selected...
  • Why Murthy would make a good Prez April 10, 2007

    Mysore: With the words Fantastic, fantastic, fantastic, President A P J Kalam won the hearts of thousands of Infosys employees. But the President was not paying tribute to the company or the campus. He was only responding to a query on the possibility of Infosys Chief Mentor N R Narayana Murthy...
  • Murthy objects Cauvery protest methods April 9, 2007

    New Delhi: Lashing out at protests in Karnataka over the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal verdict, Infosys founder N R Narayana Murthy on Sunday said the battle needed to be fought in courts and shutdowns were futile. "I have been saying for the last 25 years; if our country has to progress,...
  • Infy mentor wants to be a professor September 16, 2006

    London: N R Narayana Murthy, who stepped down as Executive Chairman of Infosys last month, says he is keen to take up a professorship so that he could be with younger people. "A professorship appeals very much because I enjoy being with younger people," 60yearold Narayana Murthy said in an interview...