Indian Startups

IIIT-H Signs MoU with MANAGE to Start an Agri Tech Startup Accelerator Programme

In order to encourage the growing agri tech industry in the country, IIIT-Hyderabad and National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management (MANAGE) have recently joined hands and signed an MOU which aims to set up an Agri tech startup accelerator programme. Currently, about 60–70% of Indian population (directly or indirectly) depends...
Soon More Tax Reductions For Startups in India and Failed Startups Can Exit in 3 Months

Modi government seems to be pulling all stops to ensure that the burgeoning startup industry in the country remains on its path to success and doesn't gets sidetracked due to burden of unnecessary rules and regulations. In its latest dose of encouragement for the Indian startup industry, the government...

What's a success story without some bumps on the road? After having a dream run since the demonetisation storm hit India last November, Noida-based e-wallet company, Paytm has got itself its very first reprimand from a government organisation. India Post, the government-operated postal system in India, has sent...
Ola partners with Google to introduce 'Outstation' cabs to Maps

India's homegrown ride-hailing giant Ola has joined hands with global tech giant Google for its 'outstation' category. The new partnership will allow people using the services of Ola for their outstation journeys to easily find and book their inter-city rides facilitated by Google maps, which is considered as one...

IIM Bangalore's NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL) has shortlisted eight early-stage non-profits for its 18-month incubation programme. All the selected eight startups are working on solving some of the toughest education and skills challenges that poor communities in the country are facing. The programme is...

It's no more a surprise that Modi's much-hyped initiative Startup India isn't exactly getting the kind of feedback he had expected. With each passing day, the noise about the slow pace of approvals to startups for tax sops is getting louder and louder. In order to curtail the damage,...

Startup ecosystem has become the buzzword in today’s time. And for any startup funding is the lifeblood for them. Industry experts, institutes, and ministries are trying their best to help aspiring entrepreneurs by providing them with solutions and researchers. Recently, in a report by Assocham-Hammurabi & Solomon,...

One of NASSCOM Center of Excellence,  IoT’s first incubated startups IoT Pot, an arm of IoK Labs Inc. has unveiled their first innovation on Indiegogo – Klove Knob; a product that promises to make cooking smart and safe. Klove Knob can be made...
Infosys

In a news that could benefit a lot of Indian startups, Russia's $10-billion conglomerate Sistema JSFC is considering setting up a wholly owned unit in the Indian subcontinent, according to a report in the Economic Times. The Indian unit will be providing hands-on business execution assistance to...

In order to provide Indian startups a little something more to celebrate on Indian Independence Day, Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has instructed the Ministry of Labour and Employment (MoLE) to make sure that all states in the country have a system in place that will allow startups self-certification for...