Employee separation offer first time in India, US: Cognizant

Employee separation offer first time in India, US: Cognizant

Under fire for its 'employee separation package', IT firm Cognizant has said the company has offered it in India and the US for the first time, unlike its peers who keep taking such steps regularly.

Sensex soars 450 points to new all-time high; from global markets to earnings, here are 5 reasons
Sensex soars 450 points to new all-time high; from global markets to earnings, here are 5 reasons

Buoyant global markets and robust corporate outlook lifted Indian stock markets on Thursday with benchmark Sensex rising to make a new all-time high, just shy of 30,800 points.

Why Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on river Lohit is a new hope for the North-East
Why Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on river Lohit is a new hope for the North-East

The 9.15-km Dhola-Sadiya Bridge is India's longest bridge connecting Dhola on Brahmaputra's south bank to Sadiya on the north in Assam.

Moody's downgrades IDBI Bank to Ba2 from Baa3
Moody's downgrades IDBI Bank to Ba2 from Baa3

Global rating agency Moody's today downgraded state-run IDBI Bank's ratings to Ba2 on the back of weak financial affected by deteriorating asset quality and high risk to its solvency profile.

IiAS warns of Rs 650 cr loss for Raymond in selling JK House, stock plunges
IiAS warns of Rs 650 cr loss for Raymond in selling JK House, stock plunges

Raymond Ltd's move to sell its premium property 'JK House' in Mumbai to its promoters and their extended family will result in loss of over Rs 650 crore for the company and its shareholders, proxy advisory firm IiAS has said.

Emotional Uzma hails Sushma Swaraj's role in helping her leave Pakistan, says MEA gave her strength
Emotional Uzma hails Sushma Swaraj's role in helping her leave Pakistan, says MEA gave her strength

Uzma Ahmad and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj addressed a joint press conference after the former was successfully brought back to India after the Islamabad High Court had ruled that the Indian national must be allowed back to her native place.

Maruti to set up auto skill enhancement centres at 15 ITIs
Maruti to set up auto skill enhancement centres at 15 ITIs

Country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) today said it will establish automobile skill enhancement centres (ASECs) across 15 government run ITIs, across 11 states, in the next three months.

SCIENCE

NASA moves up launch of mission to metal asteroid
NASA moves up launch of mission to metal asteroid

"Psyche, NASA's Discovery Mission to a unique metal asteroid, has been moved up one year with a launch in the summer of 2022, and with a planned arrival at the main belt asteroid in 2026 four years earlier than the original timeline," the US space agency said in a statement on Wednesday.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 25 May )This Week ( 21 May - 27 May )

SAGITTARIUS Your creative energy should now be at a peak, but not perhaps because the stars are all on your side. On the contrary, challenging romantic stars remind us of the cliché that all great art stems from… read more