Simon Webb, global head for IT Strategy Practice of TCS, spoke to Anusha Subramanian on the concept of Optimise IT and how TCS is using it in recessionary times.

While efforts to rein in tax havens may not affect investment into India, this is an opportunity for policy reforms.
Even at 10 times the price of incandescent bulbs, the CFL is a good buy. Guess what, you can now get one for almost the same price as your old bulb. Here are the details.
Chrysler, the fabled US carmaker, has many firsts to its credit. Will it survive its second brush with death?
While global giants such as China have seen a drop in FDI, foreign firms continue to plough money into India.
The fortnight’s burning question. Do the Q4 results indicate that the downturn is over?
Indian pharma companies say they are geared to meet the global demand for the antidote to H1N1 infection.
Obama’s tax plans could give the outsourcing industry a fresh headache.

Bucking the crippling slowdown, the beauty services industry is growing at 25 per cent annually. How is it happening?

The fortnight’s burning question. Will we see a further slashing of interest rates by the RBI in the short term?
Philippe Guillemot, Chairman and CEO of Areva, T&D, a global power transmission and distribution giant, spoke to BT’s Rahul Sachitanand.