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  • Extend tax holiday for startups to 7 yrs: Nirmala to FinMin May 30, 2016 02:00 PM IST

    Extend tax holiday for startups to 7 yrs: Nirmala to FinMin

    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".

  • Flipkart effect: Startups may lose sheen in job market May 29, 2016 05:14 PM IST

    Flipkart effect: Startups may lose sheen in job market

    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.

  • After its cheapest ride offer, Ola now launches luxury rides May 28, 2016 12:18 PM IST

    After its cheapest ride offer, Ola now launches luxury rides

    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.

  • Modi for upgradation of NE Council to research centre May 27, 2016 07:24 PM IST

    Modi for upgradation of NE Council to research centre

    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

  • FundTonic to revolutionize how startup funding works in India May 27, 2016 12:21 PM IST

    FundTonic to revolutionize how startup funding works in India

    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

  • Startup Village chairman to guide Rajasthan on startup ecosystem May 27, 2016 10:42 AM IST

    Startup Village chairman to guide Rajasthan on startup ecosystem

    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.

  • NASSCOM-CoE-IoT organizes conclave to find startups in IoT space May 26, 2016 03:28 PM IST

    NASSCOM-CoE-IoT organizes conclave to find startups in IoT space

    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

  • Fxkart.com looks to raise USD 5 mn in Series A funding May 25, 2016 10:52 AM IST

    Fxkart.com looks to raise USD 5 mn in Series A funding

    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.

  • HomeShikari to focus on rentals and property management May 24, 2016 11:10 AM IST

    HomeShikari to focus on rentals and property management

    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.

  • Peer-to-peer lending platform raises angel funding May 20, 2016 03:14 PM IST

    Peer-to-peer lending platform raises angel funding

    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.

  • Ratan Tata, Unilazer invests in artificial intelligence startup May 20, 2016 10:42 AM IST

    Ratan Tata, Unilazer invests in artificial intelligence startup

    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

  • Tech firm Parentlane raises angel funding May 19, 2016 10:46 AM IST

    Tech firm Parentlane raises angel funding

    A technology company focused on child development, has raised an undisclosed amount in an angel round of funding.

  • Startup raises USD 1 mn funding from Blume Ventures May 19, 2016 10:38 AM IST

    Startup raises USD 1 mn funding from Blume Ventures

    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.

  • Ex-Googlers rev up plan for self-driving trucks May 18, 2016 10:54 AM IST

    Ex-Googlers rev up plan for self-driving trucks

    A former member of Google's autonomous car team and other Silicon Valley veterans today introduced a startup devoted to self-driving trucks.

  • Watch: All latest happenings in start-up world May 17, 2016 10:01 PM IST

    Watch: All latest happenings in start-up world

    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.

  • Govt to fast-track patent proposals, opens Tatkal window May 17, 2016 04:50 PM IST

    Govt to fast-track patent proposals, opens Tatkal window

    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

  • Ratan Tata invests in medical emergency response firm MUrgency May 17, 2016 03:02 PM IST

    Ratan Tata invests in medical emergency response firm MUrgency

    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.

  • German startup develops plane that can take off from your garden May 17, 2016 01:20 PM IST

    German startup develops plane that can take off from your garden

    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.

  • Fin-tech startup develops mobile app that gives instant cash May 17, 2016 10:56 AM IST

    Fin-tech startup develops mobile app that gives instant cash

    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.

  • Google pumps in USD 300,000 in 6 Indian startups May 12, 2016 06:16 PM IST

    Google pumps in USD 300,000 in 6 Indian startups

    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.

  • Mobile health & fitness startup raises $6 mn in Series A funding May 11, 2016 10:48 AM IST

    Mobile health & fitness startup raises $6 mn in Series A funding

    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.

  • JM Financial picks up 10% stake in P2P startup Faircent May 11, 2016 07:40 AM IST

    JM Financial picks up 10% stake in P2P startup Faircent

    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.

  • Top news from the world of Start-ups May 10, 2016 10:42 PM IST

    Top news from the world of Start-ups

    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.

  • Startup gets $6mn in series A funding from IDG Ventures,others May 10, 2016 04:00 PM IST

    Startup gets $6mn in series A funding from IDG Ventures,others

    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.

  • Delhi govt sets up entreprenuership council to boost start-ups May 09, 2016 10:39 AM IST

    Delhi govt sets up entreprenuership council to boost start-ups

    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.

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