Future beyond software: How can India bring next wave of lucrative jobs? | Economy & Policy News

In the past 25 years, the appeal of India’s talent has transformed — from streamlining internal processes to being harnessed in hardware sold to external customers. (Photo: Bloomberg) 6 min read Last Updated : Jun 24 2024 | 7:28 AM IST By Andy Mukherjee In the early 2000s, Alok Nanda’s new colleagues called him … Read more

Nifty lacks conviction at record highs; undertone remains bullish | News on Markets

2 min read Last Updated : Jun 24 2024 | 6:41 AM IST The Indian equity market demonstrated robust performance throughout the week, with broad market participation creating a strong and positive trading environment. The benchmark index witnessed minimal price activity but firmly maintained its positive stature throughout the week. The week culminated with … Read more

Stock market outlook Jun 24: Nifty rally under threat? Key levels to track | News on Markets

4 min read Last Updated : Jun 24 2024 | 6:45 AM IST Despite Friday’s volatility, the BSE and NSE benchmark indices – the S&P BSE Sensex and the NSE Nifty 50 managed to extend their winning run into the third straight week on June 21 following the Lok Sabha 2024 verdict. The … Read more

WI vs SA LIVE SCORE UPDATES, T20 World Cup 2024: West Indies batting first in virtual quarterfinal | News

WI vs SA Live Cricket Score, T20 World Cup 2024. Photo: X 5:37 AM South Africa Playing 11 for today’s match South Africa XI: Quinton de Kock (wk), Reeza Hendricks, Aiden Markram (c), Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Tristan Stubbs, Marco Jansen, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi 5:36 AM West Indies Playing 11 … Read more

Payback time: India Inc cut back on dividends in FY24 despite record profit | News on Markets

4 min read Last Updated : Jun 24 2024 | 12:41 AM IST Despite a boom in corporate profitability, listed firms in FY24 reduced dividend payout, which was down 4.7 per cent year-on-year (Y-o-Y) to Rs 4.03 trillion from the record high of Rs 4.23 trillion in FY23. In comparison, combined net profits … Read more

Global investors turn cautious on once favourite Japanese stocks | World News

4 min read Last Updated : Jun 24 2024 | 1:07 AM IST By Winnie Hsu Japan’s record share market rally earlier this year is looking like a distant memory as foreign investors sell off stocks in a sluggish economy.   Citigroup Inc. and abrdn Plc are among firms that have turned more … Read more

Startup layoffs down 62% in 2024 so far; likely to step up hiring | Start Ups

After a string of layoffs, startups in India this year are expected to step up hiring by more than 10 per cent over last year, according to human resource platforms. Layoffs too have fallen year-on-year (Y-o-Y). Firms let go of 3,600 employees in the first five months of the year (January-June), a 62 … Read more

Fintech company Cred’s Kunal Shah is top startup founder-investor | Start Ups

4 min read Last Updated : Jun 24 2024 | 1:24 AM IST Kunal Shah, the 41-year-old founder of fintech company CRED, which currently has a valuation of $6.4 billion and is among the top 10 unicorns in India, has another feather in his cap: He is also the top startup founder-investor in the … Read more

Formula 1 and Amazon aim for AI-powered ‘personalized’ race viewing | World News

3 min read Last Updated : Jun 24 2024 | 12:48 AM IST  At the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday, Formula 1 plans to debut a new artificial intelligence “Statbot” with Amazon.com Inc., whose executives described plans for AI-powered personalized broadcasts to keep viewers hooked.   The statbot will trawl race archives and … Read more

Wine maker Sula Vineyard eyes double-digit growth on premiumisation | Company News

Rajeev Samant, CEO of Sula Vineyards 3 min read Last Updated : Jun 23 2024 | 11:06 PM IST Raising toast to 25 successful years, India’s largest wine maker Sula Vineyard is eyeing a sustained double-digit growth in revenue over the next five years, buoyed by growth in the premium and elite categories and … Read more