Indian Startups

The Monetary Authority of Singapore in partnership with 91springboard and DBS Bank, held the India leg of the “Singapore FinTech Festival” road-show in Mumbai on 18th July. The event was hosted at “Rise Mumbai” - a FinTech innovation hub and coworking space developed in partnership with 91springboard. Vikram Sud from 91springboard said "we are excited to be leveraging our platform to...

Applications open today (Monday) through July 31st for India’s leading accelerator program: GSF Accelerator. Now in its fifth iteration, GSF experience is uniquely crafted for Indian startups offering deep immersion in both Indian and international markets. Selected tech startups will get unparalleled access to not only the Indian...

People often say experience is of utmost importance and to some extent even essential for being successful. But the founder of inFeedo has been proving such people wrong with his hard work and success. Being just a 21-year-old engineering student he has been able to roll out inFeedo, an...

Y Combinator, one of Silicon Valley's most coveted accelerator programmes, has for the very first time inducted 3 Indian startups into its summer batch, making it India's largest presence ever in the hugely popular accelerator programme. The selected three will now head to YC's (as it is popularly...

Rural tourism is the new buzz in the Indian tourism industry. A number of startups are coming up in this segment as it has huge potential but not fully explored yet. They are working closely with the local communities for their growth by making them economically strong. The Indian...

Two Canadian brothers - Mathieu and Alex Desmarais moved to Bengaluru to launch RecurRex, a subscription e-commerce Saas-based startup for Indian businesses. Their first interaction with subscription e-commerce happened in early 2014, when NPM Technologies, their parent company, was hired by a group of Miami-based French entrepreneurs...

What can be considered a thing of real pride for India, a Bangaluru based startup, Team Indus, has become the winner of the first leg of the Google Lunar Xprize and earned itself a prize money of $1 million in funding. The space centric startup will...

Internet penetration in India has been blooming 360 degrees in the current scenario and this won’t change in the coming future. There is a reason for its imploding success. It’s all about the convenience. This struck the founder and he decided to extend this convenience towards an essential factor...

According to the founder Ankur Garg, learnings from iamWire and Wirefoot (previous business endeavors), helped him explore opportunities in the content space, leading to a discovery of massive future opportunity in Media Consumption via Content Marketing and AI based Delivery. These experiences and learning motivated him to start Hotify....

IIM Ahmedabad’s Centre for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE) is poised to move forward with a new $150 million Bharat Innovations Fund which will focus on sectors like healthcare, agriculture and energy. The Infuse fund that CIIE launched in 2013 with a corpus of over $15 million, was only focussed on the clean energy and...