Jul 20, 2021 09:49 AM IST
As India marks 30 years of liberalisation on July 24, Infosys founder NR Narayana Murthy spoke to Moneycontrol on how the context of 1991 changed the aspirations of Infosys in one go, the hurdles that went away and the next wave of reforms that can help galvanise India.
- Jul 20, 2021 09:44 AM IST
As India marks 30 years of economic liberalisation on July 24, Infosys founder NR Narayana Murthy spoke to Moneycontrol on how the context of 1991 changed the aspirations of Infosys in one go
- Jun 14, 2021 01:46 PM IST
In February 2019, Narayana Murthy's Catamaran Ventures had raised its stake in Prione Business Services, Cloudtail's parent company, to 76 percent from 51 percent.
- May 05, 2021 02:18 PM IST
70-year old Murty's day usually starts at 5:30 am and she works for up to 15 hours a day, coordinating relief efforts from home, seeking requirements from various hospitals and organisations
- Dec 02, 2020 06:31 PM IST
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Several state governments in India, including Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, have promised to provide free vaccine to people when it becomes available.
- Sep 21, 2020 01:14 PM IST
In 2018, a whistleblower questioned corporate governance at Infosys and accused co-founder Nandan Nilekani of 'conniving with the current board to quietly bury all the wrongdoings of the earlier board'
- Apr 30, 2020 10:26 AM IST
Murthy added that many individuals in the unorganised sector will lose their jobs if the lockdown continues for a long time.
- Jan 29, 2020 02:40 PM IST
The two industrialists shared the stage at an event in Mumbai where Murthy touched Tata’s feet immediately after presenting an award.
- Jan 29, 2020 09:32 AM IST
Speaking at the annual Tiecon event, Murthy said a bulk of the money which gets invested as risk capital in the upcoming companies is from abroad and there is a need for domestic money to play an important role in this.
- Jan 08, 2020 01:39 PM IST
Murthy said India offers a huge opportunity for collaboration between the academic institutions and the private sector to collaborate and address everyday problems.
- Jan 06, 2020 09:01 AM IST
Recalling the incident, Murthy said he was engaged in a conversation with a girl, who could only understand French, but it landed him in trouble.
- Nov 28, 2019 12:56 PM IST
When growth seemed to be slowing in June 2013, Narayana Murthy returned to the company along with his son Rohan despite promising that to keep his family away from the IT services company he built with six others. We know how this rescue mission ended.
- Oct 23, 2019 09:33 AM IST
The current whistleblower letter is far more serious than the one in 2017
- Sep 13, 2019 05:17 PM IST
The moon mission has stoked curiosity like no other. More to the point, another loop of success is in the making
- Apr 18, 2019 08:08 PM IST
Murthy was responding to a query on the changing pattern in Indian electoral system here. Murthy had come along with his wife Sudha Murthy to excercise his franchise in Jayanagar area falling under Bengaluru South parliamentary constituency.
- Oct 30, 2018 03:52 PM IST
"The biggest challenge we have is to train our youth in being prepared for IoT, machine learning, deep learning, automation etc...youngsters will have to be trained if we want to create a larger and larger number of jobs," Murthy told PTI.
- Jun 19, 2018 03:20 PM IST
The Bengaluru-headquartered company, he said, created the middle class aspiration in the country and made them think global. Balakrishnan saw it as an extraordinary story of how a few people with little background came together, built a global company and ran it in a legal and ethical manner, still creating enormous amount of wealth and share it with all stakeholders.
- Mar 21, 2018 04:55 PM IST
Murthy was speaking on the government's demonetisation of high value banknotes in November 2016 at a session with students of Presidency University here.
- Jan 10, 2018 05:42 PM IST
Rishi Sunak (37), a Conservative party MP for Richmond (Yorkshire), has been appointed the new parliamentary under- secretary of state in the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government as part of a reshuffle.
- Dec 24, 2017 02:08 PM IST
Terming the trend of no hikes for juniors and freshers as "worrisome," Murthy rued that the senior level people have been taking handsome hikes
- Oct 24, 2017 10:13 PM IST
In a statement late on Tuesday, Infosys co-founder Narayana Murthy said he stands by the questions he had raised on corporate governance at the company.
- Oct 24, 2017 01:56 PM IST
The iconic co-founder of infosys also said that he has seen the impact of not having clean cookstoves. "I come from a family of lower middle class. My father was a high school teacher. We were 8 children. My siblings and I have watched our mother cooking breakfast, lunch and dinner using woodstove and the poor lady had to work very hard.
- Aug 29, 2017 03:59 PM IST
"...children have to be encouraged and equipped to become contributors to solving huge problems that confront us everyday. India probably has more problems facing its citizens than any other country in the world," Murthy said while delivering the first Professor MGK Menon Memorial Lecture last evening.
- Aug 25, 2017 07:29 PM IST
In his first press conference since returning to Infosys, the newly-appointed Chairman said he represents 100% of the shareholders.