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Don’t Toot Your Horn – Dr Ajeenkya D Y Patil, President of Ajeenkya DY Patil University

While horns are a definite improvement over people walking in front of cars waving red flags in the 1860’s they have intruded into the innermost corners of our minds. Incessant honking is almost as natural as a pulse on Indian roads; it has become an invisible backdrop to our stress and anxiety. The Indian government

Dr. Viroj Sumyai,President of the International Narcotics Control Board on World Health Day

7 April 2018 VIENNA, 7 April (UN Information Service) – On the occasion of World Health Day, the International Narcotics Control Board calls on Governments to increase the availability and accessibility of services for the treatment and rehabilitation of drug use disorders. As parties to the international drug control conventions, Governments are required to take

Aditya Mittal appointed President of ArcelorMittal

Luxembourg, 5 March 2018 – ArcelorMittal announces that Aditya Mittal, Group CFO and CEO of ArcelorMittal Europe, has been appointed as President, ArcelorMittal, in addition to his current responsibilities. This nomination reflects the increasing global strategic role Aditya has across the group, supporting the Chairman and CEO, Mr Lakshmi Mittal. Commenting, Mr Mittal said: “Aditya

Ness Appoints New President and Global Chief Delivery Officer  

India – November 30, 2017 – Ness Digital Engineering has appointed technology veteran Vinay Rajadhyaksha to President and Global Chief Delivery Officer. With more than 30 years of global IT experience, Rajadhyaksha will help the company execute its growth plans by further scaling Ness’ delivery capabilities across its globally-distributed, Agile teams. “Vinay brings rich experience

India is lacking in the amount of sexual and violent crime cases that utilize DNA to link the accused to the crime scene

A more aggressive DNA approach at crime scene, in the lab and in the court, will increase conviction rates and make India safer for women New Delhi, 28th August, 2017 – Crime in India is seen to be on an upsurge, especially rape and sexual assault cases where the conviction rate has fallen from 49% to as

Statement on behalf of NASSCOM upon the Supreme Court declaration of Right to Privacy as a Fundamental Right:

NASSCOM & Data Security Council of India (DSCI) welcome the Supreme Court’s unanimous judgement declaring ‘Privacy as a Fundamental Right’. Mr. R Chandrashekhar, President, NASSCOM said, “This landmark judgment will ensure that protection of citizen’s privacy is a cardinal principle in our growing digital economy. Besides, it will enhance citizens’ trust in digital services, a

Round Table India distribute food among 70000 underprivileged kids in 20 cities


The report identifies key areas where Sweden is poised to emerge as potential market for Indian IT-BPM sector August 10th, New Delhi: As a part of its consistent endeavour to cultivate a collaborative global ecosystem, National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) along with Business Sweden and Radar Ecosystem has released a report –

Positive disruptions in the pharma world

Mumbai, July 21, 2017:  The Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI) held its fifth annual HR summit in the city, today. The participants were drawn together to discuss this year’s theme ‘3D – Future of Pharma’ in the context of the growing importance and impact of diversity, digitalization and design thinking in brands. In

NASSCOM Hosts annual HR Summit in Chennai; Announces winners of Digital Skills Awards 2017

Chennai, July 20, 2017: Various technological, business and economic factors are driving change and accelerating pace across businesses, leading to powerful, secular and persisting evolution across the board including the IT industry. This and many more such trends will be discussed during the 14th edition of the two-day NASSCOM HR Summit 2017 which kick-started in