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  • TCS bags $2bn contract from Transamerica

    New Delhi : In its biggest deal to date, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS), on Friday, said it has inked a multi-year agreement worth more than $2 billion with US insurance firm Transamerica, to digitally transform the latter’s life and annuities businesses. The partnership enables Transamerica — a leading provider of life insurance, retirement and investment solutions — to enhance its digital capabilities, simplify the service of more than 10 million policies

  • Nifty ends below 10,500 ahead of F&O expiry

    Mumbai: NSE benchmark Nifty saw some correction towards the fag-end of today’s trade to slip by 41 points following selling pressure mainly in energy, infra, realty and banking sectors.

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    TCS secures $2.25-billion deal from Nielsen

    New Delhi, India’s leading IT exporter Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has bagged a USD 2.25 billion outsourcing contract from Nielsen, a television rating measurement firm. The partnership, signed in October this year, is a renewal of TCS’ existing collaboration with Nielsen. The two companies had struck a 10-year deal in 2008 for USD 1.2 billion, which was expanded to USD 2.5 billion in 2013.

  • INDCOM 2017: A call to communicators

    Mumbai: A two-day event— INDCOM 2017 which is jointly organised by The Public Relation Society of India (PRSI), Mumbai chapter and Goldman Communications, was attended by the stalwarts of the industry. Popular names like Kumar Ketkar, ex-chief editor of Dainik Divya Marathi and Radhakrishnan Pillai, author of the bestselling management book ‘Corporate Chanakya’, inaugurated the Indian Communication Summit at Nehru Centre.

  • TCS Q2 net down 2.1% to Rs 6,446 cr

    Mumbai : Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), India’s largest software services company, Thursday said its net profit fell 2.1 per cent to Rs 6,446 crore in the September quarter of the current fiscal. The Mumbai-based company had posted net profit of Rs 6,586 crore in the July-September quarter of last fiscal, the company said in a BSE filing. TCS registered revenues at Rs 30,541 crore in the second quarter of 2017-18, up 4.3

  • Bhopal: Campus placement: TCS picks 220 students from RGPV

    Bhopal: IT giant Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has selected 220 students from Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya during a campus recruitment drive here on Monday.  The selected students, which include 88 females, belong to all branches of engineering and they will take up their jobs at the prestigious organisation on completion of their course in 2018.

  • US court trims fine on TCS to $420 mn

    New Delhi : IT major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Sunday said a US court has more than halved the compensatory and punitive damages demanded from the company to $420 million in a lawsuit filed by Epic Systems Corporation. The matter relates to a US grand jury order that slapped two Tata group companies — Tata Consultancy Services and Tata America International Corp — with a $940 million fine in a trade secret

  • Indore: CAT applicants get four days to correct error in forms

    Indore: Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, which along with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) will be conducting common admission test (CAT)-2017, has announced plans to open CAT application error correction window from September 27 to 30, 2017. CAT applicants will be able to edit and correct the mistakes made in the process of filling up CAT application during this period. There are only limited details that CAT 2017 applicants will be able to

  • IIT-Indore presents its maiden ‘Incubation Centre & Centre for Excellence’

    Indore: Indian Institute of Technology Indore presented ‘Incubation Centre & Centre for Excellence’ during its fifth annual Industry Academic Conclave (IAC) held on Wednesday. Director of IIT Indore, Prof Pradeep Mathur in his address emphasised on the role of IIT as a catalyst in this simultaneous growth of industry and academia, especially long term growth and inviting application for setting up centre of excellence at IIT Indore.

  • Shareholders give nod to Rs 11K cr Wipro buyback

    Among Indian IT companies, TCS, which had a cash kitty of over Rs 43,000 crore, has already completed a Rs 16,000 crore buyback programme. Infosys has also announced a buyback offer of up to Rs 13,000 crore.

  • Indore: CAT to be held in 140 cities on Nov 26

    Indore: Common Admission Test (CAT), a gateway to IIMs and about over 100 non-IIM institutions, would be held on November 26 in two sessions on the  same day.  A much-awaited notification of CAT-2017 was issued by IIM Lucknow, which has been entrusted responsibility of conducting this year’s test along with software partner Tata Consultancy Services (TCS).

  • TCS Lucknow to shut down, crisis on 2,000 IT professionals

    Lucknow: The Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is preparing to bid farewell to Lucknow as the staff members on Wednesday claimed they were informed by their team leaders that the company is wrapping up the work at the centre. At least 2,000 employees will be affected by this shift where 50 percent are women.

  • 1% GST on e-commerce put off

    New Delhi : Just five days ahead of the new Goods and Services Tax (GST) roll-out, the Government on Monday deferred 1% tax collection at source (TCS) by the e-commerce companies and tax deducted at source (TDS) by the central or state governments or their agencies and the local authorities.

  • Trump worries have changed nothing for TCS on ground: N Chandrasekaran

    Mumbai :Amid heightened concerns over protectionism in the Western markets, TCS chairman N Chandrasekaran on Friday said “nothing has changed” for the country’s largest software exporter on visas and the company continues to operate “successfully” across markets, including its largest market the US.

  • Tata Sons garners Rs 10,300 cr from TCS buyback programme

    New Delhi  : Tata Sons, the holding company of salt-to-software Tata Group, has made over Rs 10,278 crore by tendering shares in the recent buyback programme by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS).