May 30, 2016 02:00 PM IST
Sitharaman said lots of inputs from startups have been received and "recommendations have gone to the Finance Ministry for extending the 3-year tax holiday to 7 years".
- May 29, 2016 05:14 PM IST
Darling of jobseekers till recently, the startup space may lose some sheen in the job market as management and tech graduates might prefer joining 'safer companies' after the Flipkart fiasco, say experts.
- May 28, 2016 12:18 PM IST
The company said under the new scheme, a passenger can book a Jaguar, Merc, Audi, BMW, Fortuner, Honda Accord for a minimum fare of Rs 200 and charged at Rs 19/km. A ride time charge of Rs 2/min is also applicable, it said.
- May 27, 2016 07:24 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hinted at a possible upgradation of the North Eastern Council (NEC) to a state-of-the-art resource centre, able to meet aspirations of the people of the region
- May 27, 2016 12:21 PM IST
A first of its kind funding platform that enables funding for ventures that maximize returns. FundTonic aims to reach 2000 Investors and 5000 start-ups by next year
- May 27, 2016 10:42 AM IST
Startup Village Chairman Sanjay Vijayakumar, who played a key role in setting up technology business incubator on the PPP model in Kerala, has been appointed an Advisor to the Rajasthan government's Startup Council to create a startup ecosystem in the western state.
- May 26, 2016 03:28 PM IST
NASSCOM CoE-IoT, a joint initiative of Government of India (Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DEITY)) and ERNET hosted its 1stedition of IoT ecosystem connect program-NASSCOM CoE-IoT Conclave in Mumbai
- May 25, 2016 10:52 AM IST
Fxkart.com, an online aggregator of authorised foreign exchange dealers, is looking to raise USD 5 million in Series A funding by the end of this quarter.
- May 24, 2016 11:10 AM IST
Startup HomeShikari to focus on rentals and property management Services HomeShikari, the real estate startup of the TTK Group that started out initially with a listing model, has now decided to focus on home rentals and property management.
- May 20, 2016 03:14 PM IST
One of the leading peer to peer lending platforms in India, today announced that the company has secured Angel funding from a group of industry veterans.
- May 20, 2016 10:42 AM IST
Leading industrialist Ratan Tata has invested in niki.ai, an artificial intelligence (AI) based chatbot. The company has also received funding from existing investor Ronnie Screwvala-led Unilazer
- May 19, 2016 10:46 AM IST
A technology company focused on child development, has raised an undisclosed amount in an angel round of funding.
- May 19, 2016 10:38 AM IST
BHIVE Workspace, a city based startup in shared office space today said it has raised about USD 1 million in funding led by Blume Ventures.
- May 18, 2016 10:54 AM IST
A former member of Google's autonomous car team and other Silicon Valley veterans today introduced a startup devoted to self-driving trucks.
- May 17, 2016 10:01 PM IST
Ratan Tata, after backing 25 odd startups across different industries, has now invested in San Francisco-based emergency response application developer, Murgency. The startup will use the funds to augment technology and scale operations.
- May 17, 2016 04:50 PM IST
In order to streamline the patent regime, the government has modified rules by offering an option of 'Tatkal' for expeditious clearance of applications
by start-ups or those entities that opt for India as a place for first filing of patent
- May 17, 2016 03:02 PM IST
The company launched its service in Tricity area in Punjab on February 16, with a responder network of 36 hospital emergency rooms, over 40 ambulances and more than 350 medical professionals.
- May 17, 2016 01:20 PM IST
A German start-up company is developing the world's first ultralight personal electric plane that can be powered from a wall socket, takeoff and land
vertically even from back gardens and is eco-friendly.
- May 17, 2016 10:56 AM IST
EarlySalary, India‘s first Mobile App that gives instant cash, today launched its iPhone App for iOS users. The high growth Fin-tech Startup has disrupted technology for giving instant cash to young working individuals in India.
- May 12, 2016 06:16 PM IST
Tech giant Google will give USD 300,000 (about Rs 2crore) to six Indian startups in equity-free funding under its Google Launchpad Accelerator programme.
- May 11, 2016 10:48 AM IST
India leading mobile health and fitness startup HealthifyMe, today, announced Series A funding of US$6 million led by IDG Ventures India, Inventus Capital and Blume Ventures.
- May 11, 2016 07:40 AM IST
In a filing to the BSE, the company said its subsidiary JM Financial Products has executed the agreement to acquire securities representing up to 9.84 per cent on a fully diluted basis of the total paid-up capital of Fairassets Technologies.
- May 10, 2016 10:42 PM IST
Japanese internet conglomerate Softbank Corp is bullish on its Indian assets Oyo Rooms, Ola and Snapdeal. It said that Oyo rooms has turned profitable at an aggregate level.
- May 10, 2016 04:00 PM IST
HealthifyMe, a mobile health and fitness startup on May 10 announced Series A funding of USD 6 million (about 40 crores) led by IDG Ventures India, Inventus Capital and Blume Ventures.
- May 09, 2016 10:39 AM IST
Delhi government has set up an advisory body to promote ease of doing business, boost new enterprises, fund start-ups and create new jobs in the city.