All stories by Raghu Krishnan
Will visa curbs in US bring good news for techies in India?Rediff.com5 Jan 2018
Global IT firms seeing dearth of talent in countries such as US, looking for people with such skills from countries like India
Low-profile Salil Parekh starts his innings at InfosysRediff.com3 Jan 2018
Parekh in a video address to employees expressed delight on leading the iconic company
TCS's new model was finetuned in JapanRediff.com13 Dec 2017
TCS is tapping an emerging opportunity called IT modernisation, which potentially could be a growth driver for the entire IT services industry for the next two to three years, says Raghu Krishnan.
Bansal pay issue: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw appeals for a closureRediff.com11 Dec 2017
The settlement with Sebi was seen as Infosys admitting guilt of the lapse, clearing out any legal or regulatory challenges and preparing ground for new chief executive officer Salil Parekh.
Infy whistle-blower wants Sebi to act in Panaya, Bansal issuesRediff.com10 Dec 2017
The whistle-blower's letter to Sebi said future disclosures on any wrongdoing could potentially not be exposed if Infosys is let off the hook now.
Salil Parekh is just what the doc ordered for InfyRediff.com4 Dec 2017
In Parekh, an IIT-Bombay and Cornell University alumnus, Infosys may have finally found a person who will grab the market opportunity with good execution.
'We need to convert research into start-ups'Rediff.com20 Nov 2017
India needs to invest a lot more money in science research and translate this research into products and solutions for its people, says trustee at the Infosys Science Foundation and co-founder at Infosys Kris Gopalakrishnan.
Coke to introduce Nagpur orange juice, litchi drinks & moreRediff.com21 Sep 2017
It is also testing a concept sourced in Australia, storing local fruit in an ice dispenser, freezing it and offering it to consumers as a sorbet without any artificial sweeteners or flavours.
Infosys gets a month to fix GSTN glitchesRediff.com19 Sep 2017
Group of ministers to review progress every fortnight.
Godrej adds another feather to its cap; joins Isro's missionRediff.com16 Sep 2017
The space agency has set 2020 as the deadline for the first privately built rocket to be launched into space.
Meet IBM's Transformation ManRediff.com8 Sep 2017
'My simple instruction to every IBM salesperson is, "When you go to the customer, use less of this (he points to his mouth) and more of this (ear)".' 'Talk less, listen more",' Karan Bajwa tells Raghu Krishnan.
'Culture of discrimination and retaliation is widespread at Infosys'Rediff.com29 Aug 2017
Erin Green, former head of immigration, Infosys says says only the loss of a big client could push Infosys to correct its internal corporate culture.
Suresh Vaswani set to drive IBM's global tech servicesRediff.com31 Jul 2017
It looks like IBM is betting on Vaswani to replicate the success he had with Dell
Tomato prices go through the roofRediff.com26 Jul 2017
Farmers shifted to other vegetables as they could not realise price in past 9 months
IT layoffs: Getting skilled is the makeover mantraRediff.com26 Jul 2017
Building front-end and stitching it with back-end is a task that IT firms are learning the hard way, finds Raghu Krishnan.
'We are ardent believers of digital first'Rediff.com12 Jul 2017
Sanjay Jalona, CEO & MD of LTI says the push would be to increase digital business and look at outcomes in projects for customers.
'Jobs are not a problem in India'Rediff.com7 Jul 2017
'If we chose to do the right things, it is possible to avoid job losses at a mass scale,' ABB MD Sanjeev Sharma tells Raghu Krishnan.
GSTN: 'There's no system free of glitches'Rediff.com1 Jul 2017
'One way to deal with these is to address these quickly and have rapid reaction teams in New Delhi, the state capitals and wherever possible.'
How Byju's plans to become a unicorn this yearRediff.com24 May 2017
The firm has raised $204 million from nine investors such as Sequoia Capital, Light Speed Ventures, and Aarin Capital, and hopes to hit the $ 1 billion valuation mark this year.
Google Music vs Apple Music: What will you tune into?Rediff.com10 Apr 2017
The search giant's music streaming service in India is priced a third lower than the iPhone maker's subscription fee.
Lack of privacy law reason behind WhatsApp petitionRediff.com7 Apr 2017
Hearing from Apr 18 by five-judge SC bench against WhatsApp, FB move; Centre, Trai also summoned
From Infosys to Ola: Just who is Rajiv Bansal?Rediff.com17 Mar 2017
Raghu Krishnan profiles the man in the eye of the storm at Infosys.
Over 1 million vacant IT jobs in US by 2018 and no candidatesRediff.com30 Jan 2017
Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar discusses the ramifications of Trump's 'Buy American-hire American' agenda with Raghu Krishnan.
The consortium powering India's space raceRediff.com30 Dec 2016
ISRO has an opportunity to be the one-stop shop for satellite manufacturing, and Alpha Design is just the booster it needed.
G Janardhana Reddy, still a force in Karnataka politicsRediff.com26 Nov 2016
The wedding celebrations show the controversial mining baron retains influence over elected representatives, whichever party is in power.
Why Theresa May won't go to Bengaluru IT firmsRediff.com7 Nov 2016
Theresa May's visit to a Bengaluru aerospace systems supplier is seen as the UK's strategy to pursue new defence deals.
Nasscom raises concerns over GST implementationRediff.com4 Nov 2016
"The industry is looking at a rate of 12-16 per cent. So, it entirely depends on how it gets. But the bigger concern is how the GST is applied," said R Chandrashekhar, president of Nasscom.
Infy exits show challenges Sikka is facingRediff.com20 Sep 2016
In the past two years, Sikka has brought in new measures by putting project managers to pitch how they cut time, saved costs and improved productivity
GSLV rocket puts ISRO in elite clubRediff.com9 Sep 2016
Global analysts say a successful launch of operational GSLV MkII rocket will reduce dependency for ISRO on foreign launchers.
Brexit tremor hits InfosysRediff.com16 Aug 2016
Takes a knock after RBS changes plan on Williams & Glyn; contract loss to impact 3,000 Infy staffers
United Spirits to shed 300 jobsRediff.com16 Jul 2016
United Spirits wants to align its resources to meet its goals of becoming a trusted and respected consumer goods company.
The story of Ajit Isaac's entrepreneurial successRediff.com15 Jul 2016
Ajit Issac started as a management trainee at Godrej.
United Spirits shows proof of Mallya's fund diversionRediff.com15 Jul 2016
USL claims it has given a report on how the liquor baron channelled money from the company to Kingfisher Airlines, Force India and Watson.
Bengaluru's infrastructure mess taints Karnataka's futureRediff.com11 Jul 2016
Bengaluru dominates Karnataka's economy and its infrastructure mess compounds the problems, with policies lagging need and expectations.
Karnataka: Pay hikes due in 2017, unions get restlessRediff.com8 Jul 2016
State employees in Karnataka will have to wait longer for wage hike.
US mutual fund marks down Flipkart share value by 25%Rediff.com1 Jul 2016
This is the sixth mark down for the largest e-commerce marketplace of the country in as many months.
Xerxes Desai: The man behind Titan's successRediff.com28 Jun 2016
In the '80s after Xerxes Desai, moved to Bengaluru and spent the initial days on building Titan from a factory in Hosur.
Making Rs 2 crore a day, Nikesh Arora rocked at his jobRediff.com22 Jun 2016
Nikesh Arora has an engineering degree in electronics and worked for a brief period at Wipro, selling computers.
Mallya accuses CBI, ED of holding him guilty without trialRediff.com13 Jun 2016
'Civil matters like loan recovery are being connected with criminal allegations, without any basis.'
A successful entrepreneur who wants to start an airlineRediff.com26 May 2016
VRL investors have punished the stock for his move, but Sankeshwar is defiant.