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MacArthur Fellows

Each MacArthur fellow receives $500,000 in “no strings attached” support over five years.

The Right Thing

What you measure affects what you do. if you don’t measure the right thing, you don’t do the right thing.”

Sunny Side

Leadership lessons from cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar.

H1B Visas Go Begging

Four months after it began accepting applications for 2010 H1B visas, US Citizenship and Immigration Services had received only 49,000 applications against the annual 65,000

On The Road

Harley-Davidson, the iconic American motorcycle brand, will begin selling its motorcycles in India, the second largest motorcycle market in the world, after China. The Indian market

HCL Technologies Profits Double

Indian software services giant HCL Technologies' quarterly profits doubled during the last quarter, far outpacing its peers, Tata Consultancy Services, Wipro and Infosys. HCL reported

News Corp Elevates India Business

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. is restructuring its Asian broadcast business, significantly elevating the profile of its STAR India business.The group’s Asian broadcast business is being

Remittances

Remittances from migrant Indian workers grew 90% to $52 billion in 2008 even as the global economy collapsed, according to the World Bank.  India is

Kundra’s Credentials

University of Maryland officials have confirmed that Vivek Kundra, chief information officer in the Obama administration holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from the university. Kundra earned

$130 Million Scam

An NRI businessman in London is charged with running a Ponzi scheme that duped over 600 people.

That Sinking Feeling

Even as the economy shows growing signs of improvement, there is a lurking fear among many economists and forecasters that we are witnessing a false lull before a storm of epic proportions.

Frame By Frame

Indian Animators Move Up the Value Chain

Funny Money

Indian Canadian comic Russell Peters, who recently released a DVD Red, White and Brown has climbed to the top 10 earning comedians,  according to Forbes

Green Card Relief

A new immigration bill co-sponsored by 51 Congressmen would grant green-card holders the same rights as citizens to bring their spouses and children to the

Premji: Visa Controversy naïve

Protectionist measures scaling back professional visas are naïve and counterproductive.

Spotting Grey

White is the most popular color for cars worldwide, but Indians are bucking the growing popularity of black and grey colors in America and   Europe.

Silicon Valley’s Glass Ceiling

Asians might power the Silicon Valley revolution, but they do so from the back of the bus. A new study has found that even though

Australian Envoy

Australia names an Indian Australian as its new High Commissioner to New Delhi.

Foreign Employers Black List

The Indian government compiles a black list of 355 foreign employers.

Reverse Exodus: Gulf Workers Head Home

The main commodity which Kerala exports to the Gulf countries is manpower

TCS Mexico

Tata Consultancy Services opens its third global network delivery center in Mexico.

Nilekani Has Got Your ID

The agency expects to issue 100 million ID cards over the next three years.

American Techies Unemployable

HCL Technologies’ CEO Vineet Nayar has created a stir by asserting that American tech graduates are “unemployable.”InformationWeek reported that in response to criticism that HCL

US Eases Technology Transfer

The agency expects to issue 100 million ID cards over the next three years.

Coming to a Dealer Near You

Detroit auto dealers, shifting to Indian auto manufacturer

Jatropha Biofuel

The leafy jatropha tree is emerging as a leading source of biofuel.

Housing Rebound

Property prices more than doubled during India’s Real Estate boom between 2005 to 2008

Satyam, Re-branded As Mahindra Satyam

Satyam, the disgraced Indian outsourcing giant, has re-branded itself as Mahindra Satyam following its acquisition by Tech Mahindra. New CEO C.P. Gurnani said: “Mahindra Satyam

India Triples U.S. Debt Holdings

India has tripled it holding of U.S. treasuries during the past year and is now the 15th largest foreign holder of U.S. debt. Data from

Indian IT Industry Hits The Reset Button

This crisis is different, and ‘mother of all crises’ is not even beginning to describe it.

Affirmative Action For Whites

The new policy reduces the guaranteed placements based on SAT scores and grade point averages

Fly Bye

India’s airlines are rapidly dumping foreign pilots

Obama’s Corporate Tax Plans Hit Indian Nerve

Indian media have denounced Obama “anti-India” stance.

Indians World’s Greenest

Few Indians have hot running water and even fewer have air-conditioned homes — and that’s a good thing. A worldwide survey of environmentally sustainable behavior

96% Pay Cut Anybody?

Industry groups denounce the cynical offer.

Promoter Of DLF Sells Shares

Pomoter of India’s largest real estate company DLF, has sold $800 million of his shares

Indian Economy

India’s central bank cut interest rates by a quarter point to 3.25 and lowered the country’s growth forecast for next year to 6 percent  from

Hero Drops Dailmer Venture

Hero Group drops joint truck-building venture with German automaker Daimler AG

Restaurant Owner Convicted

The owner of an Indian restaurant in Topeka, Kan., faces 10 years in jail after being convicted of abusing illegal workers from India. Amarpreet Singh was

H1-B: Hot No More

20,000 H-1B visas remain unclaimed this year.

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