Doctor, youth slams Ola CEO for his 70-hour work week call

NEW DELHI: Where one side of the world debates maintaining work-life balance, some people in top positions argue for increased work hours. One such advocate is Ola CEO Bhavish Aggarwal, who recently supported Infosys founder Narayana Murthy’s advice for a 70-hour workweek. However, health specialists strongly caution against such extreme work hours, highlighting significant health […]

Madras High Court upholds TANGEDCO’s 6.5 crore demand from Infosys

The Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition filed by Infosys Limited, which challenged an order passed by the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) to pay 6.5 crore rupee as a shortfall amount. Justice G.K. Ilanthirayan headed the bench.

Narayana Murthy: AI will amplify, not replace human jobs

Infosys founder NR Narayana Murthy dismisses concerns about AI replacing jobs, instead urging a focus on how AI can enhance human productivity. Speaking at an Infosys Science Foundation event, Murthy likened current AI anxieties to reactions to CASE tools in the 1970s. He noted that while many feared CASE tools would render software development jobs obsolete, human ingenuity found new, more complex problems to tackle.

India’s Akshaya Patra: 4 Billion Meals Celebrated at UN

The event highlighted The Akshaya Patra Foundation's remarkable accomplishment of serving 4 billion meals under the auspices of PM POSHAN Abhiyaan, showcasing significant progress towards nourishing the future of India.

My husband was out 222 days, never indisciplined kids: Sudha Murthy at Army wives event

New Delhi: Sudha Murty, renowned author, philanthropist, and Chairman of the Murty Trust,  addressed members of the Army Wives Welfare Association (AWWA). She shared insights from her life, particularly about the demanding work schedule of her husband, Narayana Murthy, who had often worked 70-90 hours a week and had spent 222 days away from home. […]

From long hours to better hours: Crafting a balanced workforce in India

In recent times, the debate on work-life balance has taken centre stage, fuelled by NR Narayana Murthy’s advocacy of 70-hour workweeks, establishing his own history of dedicating 80-90 hours a week to building Infosys. While it is essential to recognise dedication and hard work, it is equally important to examine the merits of stretching working […]

CM Jagan inaugurates the first ever Infosys Development Centre in Visakhapatnam

The new Infosys Development Centre will generate more than 1000 jobs; over 40% workforce to be women Visakhapatnam: In a huge leap towards IT and services growth in Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy today formally inaugurated the Infosys Development Centre, which was developed at a cost of Rs 35 crore at Madhurawada […]