Cheryl Orson- A decision has been rendered in the so-called “reverse discrimination” Handloser v. HCL Technologies case in which this India-based company faced a class-action lawsuit brought by plaintiffs alleging unfair hiring practices favoring foreign India visa-holders over US citizens. It was decided the plaintiffs did not meet the criteria for the basis of their […]
India’s economy is projected to grow at the historically high level of 12.5 percent this fiscal year, but the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Chief Economist Gita Gopinath cautioned that the current wave of the pandemic “is quite concerning.”
RITU JHA Entrepreneurship is a hard journey so it is important to have a support system to connect to, says Vipul Singhal, co-chair of the TiE50 2021 contest for startups, the signature program at TiE Silicon Valley’s annual flagship event, TiEcon. Singhal, who the founder and president of TechOne Inc, a digital transformation consulting firm […]
IANS- Telangana agriculture department has signed an agreement with the Wadhwani Institute of Artificial Institute (Wadhwani AI) to deploy solutions for the benefit of cotton farmers on Saturday(IST). “Wadhwani AI has developed an AI solution that equips smallholder cotton farmers with scientific knowledge of an agriculture expert with the help of a simple smartphone,” said […]
iNDICA NEWS BUREAU- The US-based asset management firm Franklin Templeton has confirmed to remain committed to India after rumors of it exiting the country had caused fear among many investors. On Friday, March 2, Sanjay Sapre, the president of Franklin Templeton, issued an official letter saying the fund house has no plans to exit its […]
An Indian-American from California has pleaded guilty to the charges of defrauding elderly people of more than $500,000 in cash.
US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, John Kerry, will be visiting India next week, as part of his first Asia tour, for consultations on increasing climate ambition ahead of US President Joe Biden’s Leaders Summit on Climate.
iNDICA NEWS BUREAU- A top American Senator thinks that having India as a partner in reforming the United States’ clean energy and climate policies is crucial. Senator Robert Menendez, who is the chairman of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said he has prioritized clean energy and climate cooperation with India to boost the US-India […]