MPs working on plan to make online space safer for women
Government officials, particularly of the IT and women and child development (WCD) ministries, informed the members through presentations about the steps being taken to make perusal of online crimes, such as stalking and harassment of women, easier.
Indian IT employees stare at a mid-life crisis
The axe will fall mainly on midlevel employees and those who haven’t picked up relevant skil...
ET Awards: Want 30% pie beyond food delivery, says Swiggy
Swiggy & rival Zomato were burning $30-40 million monthly on discounts, the latter ...
Add to cart: Millennials turn art lovers, ditch auction houses for online sales
The Indian art market is shifting rapidly from the traditional auction houses and galleries.
In Austin, Donald Trump praises Apple chief Tim Cook's 'great job'
The visit gave Trump a chance to hail American manufacturing and step back, at least temporarily, from his tirade against big technology firms, including Apple, which he criticizes for manufacturing its products abroad.
Meet DeepRole: An AI bot which is capable of defeating you in tricky multiplayer online games
As both a teammate and an opponent, DeepRole consistently outperformed human players.
Cognizant to upskill 5,000 staffers
The firm had planned to increase hiring in its sales vertical to build a 500-strong team that will target niche deals in digital services.
How pensioners can submit life certificate online
If you are a government pensioner, November is the month when you will be planning a visit to your bank or post office to physically submit ...
Lack of job creation has taken form of 'epidemic' under BJP rule: Priyanka
New Delhi, Nov 21 () Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday claimed that a lack of job creation has taken the form of an "epidemic" under the BJP rule at the Centre.
Facebook forms Ideal Internet Consortium for online child safety
The Ideal Internet Consortium will deliberate on safety issues and give inputs to industry and govt.
Jobs growth slows in past 2 years, core companies hit hard
Job creation has slipped to 2.8% in 2018-19 as compared to 3.9% in 2017-18 according to CARE Ratings. The ratings agency highlighted that core industries have witnessed “virtually negative growth in headcount”, impacted by the slowdown in GDP growth as well as the challenges on the NPA.
Deferment of spectrum payment to provide headroom to telecom sector: India Inc
The government doled out a Rs 42,000 crore relief to debt-laden teleos after it agreed not to take any payments for spectrum they use for the next two years. The Union Cabinet headed by PM Modi approved giving Airtel, Voda-Idea and Reliance Jio an option to avail a two-year moratorium on payments they were supposed to make in yearly installments.
Nearly seven lakh vacant posts in central government departments: Personnel Ministry
Based on the vacancies reported by the user departments, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has started recruitment process to fill up 1,05,338 posts during the year 2019-2020, Minister of State for Personnel, Jitendra Singh said.
SC, ST, educationally backward people in Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh will continue to get reservation in jobs: Government
"Before the revocation of Article 370 and 35A, 'The Jammu and Kashmir Reservation Act, 2004' was in force to provide reservation in jobs to the scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and other socially and educationally backward classes in the erstwhile state of J&K," Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh said in a written reply to Lok Sabha.
Employment growth in India slowed in last two years: CARE Ratings
CARE Ratings pointed that most of the core industries have witnessed 'virtually negative growth in headcount'.
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