Outsourced staff seek regular job

Employees working on outsourcing basis have urged both national parties — the BJP and the Congress — to mention their main demand of job regularisation in their poll manifestos. Yashpal, president of the HP Outsourced Union, said both parties had failed to make a policy for the regularisation of their jobs. He alleged that private […]

7 held for selling SIM cards on fake IDs

An alleged inter-state gang selling SIM cards on fake IDs was busted and seven persons were arrested, a police official said. The accused were identified as Mohammad Shakeel (21), Rachit (23), Ramji Patel (21), Vishal (23), Prince Hinduja (25), Pankaj (23) and Manish Daima (22). A total of 203 SIM cards, 11 mobile phones and […]

Growth of IT sector exceptional: Expert

The growth of IT sector in the country is exceptional. This was stated by Prof SB Raghavan, former scientific secretary to the Government of India, while addressing students of the Institute of Information Technology, Una, at the NIT auditorium here today. He said to keep pace with the developing nations, young engineers had to set […]

Truecaller set to tap Indian financial spectrum

BENGALURU: Sweden-headquartered caller identification application Truecaller is all set to expand its product portfolio and tap into the full spectrum of financial services in India, mainly leveraging the acquisition of instant messaging application Chillr. While the company had already laid out initial plans to start lending just after the acquisition, Chillr founder Sony Joy, who […]