Jio, Paytm support lawful interception of messages on OTT platforms

Payal Ganguly

Telecom company Reliance Jio and Alibaba-backed digital wallet firm Paytm are in favour of lawful interception of messages sent ....

10 January, 2019

Industry bodies urge govt to abolish angel tax

Payal Ganguly

In a letter addressed to the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Commerce, multiple industry bodies sought urgent intervention ....

9 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: Deep-tech B2B space finally gets its poster boys

Anand J

Until recently, Indian deep-tech startups weren't considered ready to offer their products and services to enterprises. But ....

31 December, 2018

Why India’s IT firms should huddle up for the future

Debjani Ghosh

At the National Association of Software and Service Companies (Nasscom), members unilaterally support efforts towards addressing ....

26 December, 2018

Flashback 2018: IT services hit refresh as enterprises eye digital transformation

Anand J

When a $25-billion multinational staffing company decided to embark on a digital transformation drive around 18 months ago, it ....

24 December, 2018

Nasscom, Karnataka govt team up to seek ideas in data science, AI

Shweta Sharma

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) and the Karnataka government are jointly launching a competition ....

18 December, 2018

Nasscom signs pact with IIT-Madras for re-skilling IT workers

Shweta Sharma

The National Association of Software and Services Companies has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indian Institute ....

17 December, 2018

Nasscom to use members’ CSR funds for re-skilling engineers in blockchain, AI, robotics

Anand J

National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) has said that its non-profit social arm will use members' ....

13 December, 2018

Watch: Need to stop generalising data, says NASSCOM’s Debjani Ghosh

Anand J

Debjani Ghosh took over as president of IT lobby NASSCOM in April this year. In the short span of six months, the former managing ....

29 October, 2018

Seed funding drops 21% in 2018; deep-tech startups booming: NASSCOM report

Dearton Thomas Hector & Anand J

Seed funding in the Indian startup ecosystem has declined by 21% in 2018, Debjani Ghosh, president of the National Association ....

25 October, 2018

Not surprised by Indian govt’s data localisation directives: Michael Dell

Anand J

The Indian government's attempts to ensure that companies adhere to data localisation norms will spawn similar requests from ....

17 October, 2018

Nasscom unveils initiative to support deep-tech startups

Shweta Sharma

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) unveiled on Tuesday a programme aimed to help deep-tech ....

18 September, 2018

E-commerce to grow over four times to $150 bn by 2022: Nasscom & PwC report

Payal Ganguly

The country’s e-commerce sector will grow over four times to $150 billion (Rs 10.64 trillion) by 2022, from $36 billion ....

31 August, 2018

Nasscom’s Ashish Aggarwal on why proposed data privacy laws could hurt Indian cos

Anand J

Data privacy has been a hot topic in India of late in the aftermath of the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica controversy, the release ....

20 August, 2018

Personal Data Protection Bill: Why the draft is drawing more jeers than cheers

Anirban Ghoshal & Anand J

Last week, a committee of experts led by former Supreme Court judge BN Srikrishna unveiled a draft of the Personal Data Protection ....

30 July, 2018

Nasscom’s blockchain hackathon seeks to revive tech amid cryptocurrency ban

Anand J

IT industry lobby National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) is organising the biggest ever blockchain ....

26 July, 2018

Meet the 10 winners of Nasscom’s AI game changer awards

Shweta Sharma

National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) and the Karnataka government’s second centre for data ....

17 July, 2018

Why India’s financial services sector is bullish on artificial intelligence

Shweta Sharma

Top IT decision makers in the Indian banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) sector believe they need to adopt artificial ....

17 July, 2018

Nasscom opens second data, AI centre in Bengaluru, partners Niti Aayog for research

Shweta Sharma

National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) said it has opened its second centre for data science and artificial ....

6 July, 2018

Accenture, Nasscom partner with Israeli govt for emerging-tech accelerator

Anand J

IT services firm Accenture and industry lobby Nasscom have launched an accelerator programme called "scalerator" in ....

21 June, 2018

Angels still fear to tread: First cheques for Indian startups continue to dip

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

The startup funding pain that started in 2016, which saw angel and seed investments shrinking, is far from over. First cheques ....

8 June, 2018