Indian Startups

As part of its commitment to building the future of commerce, Mastercard recently announced the group of companies selected to matriculate into the Mastercard Start Path Global 2017 wave. Out of the 11 startups selected, Zeta - the fintech startup to revolutionise employee tax benefits in India is the...

Most companies (98%) in the world, including tech startups, should be very profit focused. Being profitable allows you degrees of freedom you don’t have when you rely upon other people’s money such as an angel investors or venture capitalists.For Investment, even angel investors pick startups that take at least...

The impacts of indoor air pollution on human health is much higher when compared to the impacts caused by outdoor air pollution. Sources say that nearly 3.5 million premature deaths occur every year due to indoor air pollution.BreatheFresh, a Delhi-based start-up working in the areas of...

As on 1st December 2017, a total of 5,350 startups have been recognised by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) for availing benefits under the Startup India initiative, said commerce and industry ministry.Additionally, others brief report card and milestones of Start-Up India Initiative launched in 2014 by...

US based incubator Nexus has selected four Indian startups for nurturing and scaling up their business."We have selected four Indian start-ups for incubation -- CleanLife, White Cub, RoadBounce and VCP. We will now work with them to provide them resources they need to scale up their business."For some it...

India has added nearly 1000 technology startups in the first half of 2017 of which healthcare technology and financial technology companies have lapped up the maximum funding in the past one year.As per a NASSCOM report, 'Indian Start-up Ecosystem - Traversing the maturity cycle', the total number of startups...

Two Indian startup giants are gearing to join forces in order to give third one a fierce fight. The two startups in question are India’s ecommerce giant, Flipkart and country’s famous movies and events ticketing platform, BookMyShow.According to a media report, Flipkart is currently contemplating...

American seed accelerator Y Combinator (YC), which is touted as the world's most powerful start-up incubator by Fast Company, is seeing the most applications from Indian startups after the US in its upcoming batches and expects the trend to continue.In its two batches in 2017, the Y Combinator has...

What makes a company standout? No, it is not the products or their services, it is the people that make a company successful. Happy employees equals a happy company. Companies in the Indian startup ecosystem understand this thing and are trying their level best to make their employees their...

Software giant Microsoft recognises the green pastures that the Indian startup ecosystem has to offer and wants to continue contributing actively in its growth, according to a recent report.In its 2017 India Citizenship Report, Microsoft India has revealed that between the period April 2016 and March 2017, the...