Education & Careers2022-09-29 20:30:03

Over two million techies likely to quit by 2025, finds TeamLease

Nearly 60 percent of IT professionals would not consider returning to the IT services sector in the future, according to a new report.

News2022-09-29 23:01:16

Govt hikes interest rates on some small savings schemes by up to 30 bps

The revision comes after nine quarters of status quo. The interest rate on small savings schemes was last revised during the first quarter of 2020-21, when rates were slashed. Interest rates for small savings schemes are notified on a quarterly basis.

News2022-09-29 17:55:31

LIC MF to launch 'Multicap Fund' — NFO to open for subscription on Oct 6

The New Fund Offer (NFO) will open on Thursday, October 6, 2022, and would close on Thursday, October 20, 2022. The scheme would reopen for ongoing subscription from Wednesday, November 2, 2022.

News2022-09-29 22:45:01

ONDC beta testing to begin in Bengaluru tomorrow, says Piyush Goyal

ONDC was floated earlier this year by the Centre as a way to minimise the influence or dominance of e-commerce giants Amazon and Flipkart in the space, and also to promote small sellers and local mom-and-pop stores and help them build their digital businesses. 

Companies2022-09-29 19:29:48

Unlike China or Vietnam, India may offer early sops for Apple, Samsung, Dell to make big gadgets in India

India is trying to get global manufacturers like Apple and Samsung to make their products in India and, at the same time, push for input procurement within the country. 

Business2022-09-29 21:50:20

Access to quality education can help bridge social inequity in India, say experts

According to a Bain & Co report, philanthropic contributions in India have only grown at an annual rate of a paltry 6 percent, from Rs 16,000 crore in FY15 to Rs 22,000 crore in FY21. The report says India’s uber rich will have to increase their donations by 8 times to match their UK and Chinese counterparts, and by 13 times to give more than the millionaires and the billionaires in the US.

Business2022-09-28 20:48:37

Walmart Global Tech to use ideas and learnings from India in other countries

Speaking exclusively to CNBC-TV18's Ritu Singh, Walmart Global Tech's SVP of retail tech platforms and country head Hari Vasudev said the company is aggressively building its India team, which he called the "tech brain" of Walmart globally.

Cryptocurrency2022-09-30 07:16:36

Height, size, time and other specifications of a block in a blockchain

Different blockchains have varying block specifications. These specifications determine the characteristics of the blockchain and the performance of the cryptocurrency network it powers.