Life and Careers

IIT-Bombay Student Bags Rs 2 Crore Package From Facebook

IIT-Bombay Student Bags Rs 2 Crore Package From Facebook

Tuesday December 09, 2014

An IIT-Bombay student has claimed to have received a job offer of Rs 2 crore from social networking site Facebook.

Average Salary Hikes in India Likely to Be at 11% in 2015: Survey

Average Salary Hikes in India Likely to Be at 11% in 2015: Survey

Thursday December 11, 2014

According to Mercer's 'Total Remuneration Survey', the actual salary increase across industries and career levels for 2014 stood at 10.6 per cent.

Shah Rukh Khan Gets Relief From Income Tax Tribunal

Shah Rukh Khan Gets Relief From Income Tax Tribunal

Saturday December 13, 2014

In a relief to actor Shah Rukh Khan, the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal has overturned an order of the tax authorities to add Rs 2.28 crore he had lent his wife as interest free loan to buy flat and jewellery to his net wealth.

Denmark Has the Best Work-Life Balance: OECD

Denmark Has the Best Work-Life Balance: OECD

Written by Ramarko Sengupta | Tuesday December 16, 2014

Turkey has the worst work-life balance, according to the study. In Turkey 43 per cent of the employees work very long hours.

Indian Start-Ups May Create 2.5 Lakh Jobs in 5 Years

Indian Start-Ups May Create 2.5 Lakh Jobs in 5 Years

Written by Ramarko Sengupta | Monday January 05, 2015

With more than 3,000 tech/ digital start-ups, India is the fourth largest base for new companies, the trade body said.