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May 30-June 1

Indian banks will spend Rs 5 billion to kill Y2K bug

Kerala announces separate IT policy

NIIT to design curriculum for Malaysian university

FIPB clears SDRC's India subsidiary

May 28-29

Compaq predicts the battle for India will be decisive

DoT floats Rs 750-m tender to build national backbone

Gokak calls for new deals with private telephony firms

NASSCOM to pick up 50 per cent stake in 3SE

May 26-27

Wipro fails to set up a printer plant

MTNL launches big restructuring plan

Tata Teleservices, TCS tie up in Andhra Pradesh

Calcutta Telephone deploys micro-tunnelling

May 23-25

Task force set up to write national informatics policy

May 21

Despite N-tests, US Senate clears bill to raise visa cap by 30,000.

An ITU study warns of trouble for DoT and VSNL.

Ampersand keen on M&A.

L&T holds road show in Dubai to attract NRI cash.

May 20

An interview with Vinod Dham, the father of the Pentium

TCS turnover may touch Rs 10.75 billion

FIPB clears two software projects

CSC sharpens focus on India

May 19

MAIT has a blueprint to make India the world's leading centre for IT design. But will it fly?

MTNL staff will strike work tomorrow

Bengal wants electricity board to become an ISP

Y2K earnings estimate scaled down

May 16-18

TN has a game plan for churning out thousands of IT pros

Telecom Commission to set up a marketing wing

Big Blue puts Kerala in the crosshairs

Sun ties up with Price Waterhouse Associates

May 15

Sanctions could rebound into Silicon Valley

Telecom Italia shuffles stake in Bharti Telenet

Software Solutions to rope in FIIs

IBM Global in pact with SSA India

May 14

Nuked for good?: Will the IT industry survive the bomb

May 13

Domestic monitor industry on the blink

Smart Modular sinks Rs 10 m in Bangalore design centre

Intrak Global opens shop in Hyderabad

Syntel posts record revenue and net income

May 12

CA is setting up a venture capital fund

Bangalore announces more sops for software industry

Wipro Infotech to distribute HP peripherals

Fascel secures Rs 3.5 billion funding

May 9-11

Microsoft sues dealers for selling counterfeit mouse

CBSI to sell PeopleSoft's ERP solutions

Tivoli to push its TME 10, IT Director in India

Cambridge sets up office in Bangalore

May 8

Govt rejects moratorium on cellphone licences.

Satyam, Infosys, DCM Data tie up with Japanese in joint venture.

Motorola sets up a design centre in Gurgaon, UP.

SAP sets up 'Sapient College' training centres in Bangalore, Bombay.

May 7

Wrong govt estimates on cellular services allegedly caused a loss of Rs 3.54 b.

Pentafour software profits up 45.53 per cent.

HCL offers zero down payment, easy instalments scheme on BeanStalk.

Infac behind plan for city in pollution-free area of TN.

May 6

CA, HCL enter global alliance.

DoT may keep count of mobile users to avoid being conned.

VeriFone India on forefront of mother company's integration project.

Unilever sets aside Rs 80 m for Y2K.

May 5

CMC to set up Java competency centre in Hyderabad.

NIIT global revenues up 76.7 per cent.

Thiruvananthapuram software park exports triples.

Planning panel suggests flexible guidelines for telecom companies.

May 1-2

IT is top of the stocks.

IIT, AT&T conclude landmark experiment in distance learning.

LTITL plans to double turnover this fiscal year.

NIIT puts up specialist unit for Net business.