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  • TCS opens Saudi Arabia's first allwoman BPO centre September 14, 2014

    Mumbai: India's largest software exporter TCS on Sunday said that it has opened Saudi Arabia's first allfemale business process centre, which will provide employment to up to 3,000 women in three years. Saudi Aramco and GE are the centre's first customers, TCS said in a statement. Both...
  • TCS reappoints N Chandrasekaran as CEO September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: India's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Wednesday said that the tenure of its Chief Executive Officer and MD N Chandrasekaran has been extended by five years to October 2019. Chandrasekaran, who was appointed CEO and MD for five years on October 6, 2009, has been...
  • 12 Indian firms in Forbes' 50 best companies in AsiaPacific September 2, 2014

    New York: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), HCL Technologies and HDFC Bank are among the 50 best public companies in AsiaPacific according to a compilation by Forbes, which ranked India second behind China as home to the "world's next growth engines". The Forbes 2014 'honour roll of the Fabulous 50' lists best...
  • Forbes names TCS among world's most innovative companies August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Forbes has named Tata Consultancy Services as "one of the World's Most Innovative Companies", and positioned it 57th as the highestranking global IT services provider on this year's top100 list, a statement said on Wednesday. The World's Most Innovative Companies List is developed annually by Forbes Magazine, recognising corporate excellence...
  • ITC replaces TCS as India's most admired company August 24, 2014

    New Delhi: TobaccotoFMCG conglomerate ITC has replaced Tata group's IT giant TCS as the country's most admired company on a Fortune magazine list, which has got as many as 19 new entrants including Cognizant, Birla group firm Idea Cellular and discom BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd. ...
  • Five Indian firms among Forbes' most innovative companies August 21, 2014

    New York: Five Indian companies, including Hindustan Unilever and Tata Consultancy Services, are among Forbes' list of the world's 100 most innovative companies that investors think are most likely to "generate big, new growth ideas". The annual 'World's Most Innovative Companies' list, released on Wednesday, has been topped by Californiabased global...
  • We want to execute the toilet plan as fast as possible: TCS August 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Four days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked parliamentarians and corporate sector to help build separate toilets for girls in schools across the country by next year, Tata Consultancy and Bharti Foundation have decided to pledge Rs 100 crore each in this regard. TCS will earmark a budget of...
  • TCS pledges Rs 100 crore for PM's 'Clean India' initiative August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Country's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Monday said that it has pledged Rs 100 crore toward financing hygienic sanitation facilities for girl students across 10,000 schools. TCS will earmark a budget of Rs 100 crore to be spent on this initiative, which will help children,...
  • AIMA Awards 2014: In conversation with Deepak Parekh, Uday Kotak, N Chandrasekaran August 10, 2014

    On the 5th edition of AIMA Managing Awards 2014, CNBC TV18's Shereen Bhan talks to HDFC Chairman Deepak Parekh who won Lifetime Contribution Award, MD of Kotak Mahindra Bank Uday Kotak who achieved Transformational Business Leader of the year and CEO & MD of Tata Consultancy Services N Chandrasekaran who...
  • Thane: Techie jumps out of auto to foil abduction bid; seriously hurt August 5, 2014

    Thane: A 24yearold software professional suffered serious injuries, when she jumped to safety from a moving autorickshaw in Thane after the driver allegedly tried to abduct her, police said. The incident took place on Friday when Swapnali Lad, a TCS employee, was on her way back to her home. Around 9.15...
  • IT giant TCS crosses Rs 5 lakh crore market cap; first by an Indian company July 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), the country's largest software services exporter, on Wednesday attained a market valuation of over Rs 5 lakh crore, becoming the first company in Indian markets to achieve this milestone. At the end of of Wednesday's trade, the market capitalisation (mcap) of TCS soared to Rs 5,06,703.34...
  • Sensex at 10day high, IT pack leads rally on TCS earnings July 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday surged over 80 points to close at 25,641.56, its highest in 10 days, on sustained buying by foreign funds in IT shares after encouraging earnings from TCS. After opening in the negative zone and slipping further to 25,441.24 on profitbooking and a weak global cues...
  • TCS looks for strong FY15 after poll verdict May 17, 2014

    Bangalore: Tata Consultancy Services on Saturday said that it is looking at a strong show in FY'15 supported by global economic revival, and hopes of pick up in India business on account of the decisive mandate in elections. "From an economic perspective, we are seeing a revival in every part of...
  • Leaving the dream: Infosys battles worker exodus May 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Infosys Ltd, once a bellwether for India's $100 billionplus IT outsourcing industry, is losing its cachet as the employer of choice for a generation of young IT workers, with staff leaving at an unprecedented pace as the Bangalorebased company struggles to regain ground lost to rivals. Current and former Infosys...
  • Southern Railway to observe 'Swathi Day' in honour of blast victim May 5, 2014

    Chennai: Remembering the twin blast victim Swathi Parchuri, a software engineer, and rededicating itself to passenger safety, Southern Railway will observe every first working day May as "Swathi Day", a top official said on Monday. 24year old Swathi, a software engineer with TCS, was killed and 14 injured when two lowintensity...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 1, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: My father died for the country, Priyanka's retort to Modi May 1, 2014

    Hitting out at Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi for his 'daughter' remark, Priyanka Gandhi said that she did not appreciate such remarks for his father. "My father died for this country more than 20 years ago. I loved him more than anyone in the world. I really...
  • Chennai blasts: Victim Swati had Tatkal ticket, got 1st pay in January May 1, 2014

    Guntur: IBNlive spoke to Rajalakshmi, grandmother of the 23yearold software professional Swati Parachuri, who was killed in a blast on the BangaloreGuwahati Express at Chennai Central station on Thursday morning. Swati was going home to Guntur in Andhra Pradesh. Her shocked parents have already left for Chennai to bring back...
  • Chennai blasts: 24yearold woman who died was a TCS employee May 1, 2014

    Chennai: A 24yearold woman lost her life on Thursday in the twin blasts in the BangaloreGuwahati Express at the Chennai Central Railway Station on Thursday. The woman, Swati Parachuri, was an employee of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and her family belongs to Guntur, Andhra Pradesh. TCS, in a statement after the...
  • TCS shares up on agreement with Mitsubishi Corp April 21, 2014

    Shares of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) surged in morning trade on Monday after the software services firm signed an agreement with Japanese major Mitsubishi Corporation. TCS on Monday said it has signed an agreement with Japanese major Mitsubishi Corporation to form a single IT services unit. The merger, in which TCS...
  • TCS net profit rises 51.5 per cent, beats estimates April 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, India's largest IT services exporter, posted a 51.5 per cent rise in quarterly net profit, beating expectations, as it won more contracts in Europe and some emerging markets. Net profit for the fourth quarter ended March 31 rose to Rs 5,297 crore ($879 million) from Rs...
  • LS polls: TCS ties up with Twitter India for election app April 14, 2014

    New Delhi: The country's largest software services firm Tata Consultancy Services has tied up with social media giant Twitter to launch an app, iElect, to help users gain social insights into the ongoing Lok Sabha polls. "The TCS iElect app is a completely new way to observe, analyse and participate in...
  • Tribute: FC Kohli, father of Indian software industry, turns 90 March 19, 2014

    Padma Bhushan, Faqir Chand Kohli completes 90, on March 19, 2014. It is a day to celebrate for many Indians whose life he has touched directly or indirectly. He has been variously described as: the 'Bheeshma Pitamaha of Indian software Industry', a la the epic Mahabharat; a master strategist...
  • Feel insecure in Mumbai: Hyderabad techie's uncle March 3, 2014

    23-year-old Esther Anuhya was found murdered on the outskirts of Mumbai over a week after she went missing in the city in January this year. Her uncle spoke of the trauma the family went through in the days after. ...
  • TCS employee murder case: Tamil Nadu Police arrests one more accused February 26, 2014

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Police on Wednesday made the third arrest in the gruesome murder of a 24-year-old woman employee of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). The accused was arrested from West Bengal and is being brought back to Chennai by train. The arrest came just a day after two migrant workers...
  • TCS employee murder case: Two arrested, hunt on for accomplices February 26, 2014

    Two weeks after a 24-year-old TCS employee was found dead, the Tamil Nadu Crime Branch has arrested two people saying that they have confessed to sexual assault and robbery. The hunt is on for their accomplices. Watch the video for more. ...
  • TCS employee murder: Arrested men confess to sexually assaulting the victim February 25, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Police Crime Branch-CID (CB-CID) on Tuesday arrested two people in connection with the murder of a 24-year-old female employee of TCS. In a press release, the state police informed that the two accused, Ram Mandal and Utham Mandal, confessed that they sexually assaulted the victim and took away...
  • TCS employee murder: Inspector suspended for dereliction of duty February 23, 2014

    Chennai: There has been no headway in the murder case of the TCS employee. A 24-year-old employee's body was found in a highly decomposed state nine days after she went missing. The body was found half a kilometre from TCS office inside government IT park SIPCOT. Kelambakkam Police Station Inspector...
  • TN: TCS employee's body found in a decomposed state February 22, 2014

    Chennai: A 24yearold TCS employee's body was found in a highly decomposed state nine days after she went missing. The body was found half a kilometre from TCS office inside government IT park SIPCOT. Kanchipuram district police have registered a case of suspicious death and are investigating the matter. The...
  • Sensex surges nearly 257 points to end at 21,289.49 January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Allround buying after wholesale inflation declined to a fivemonth low lifted the benchmark Sensex today by nearly 257 points to its highest level since December 9 on hopes the RBI will lower interest rate to boost economic growth. The NSE barometer Nifty also jumped over 79 points to reclaim the 6,300point...