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India adds 14 unicorns in 2022 first half, builds 70K startups in 8 years

India adds 14 unicorns in 2022 first half, builds 70K startups in 8 years

🕔03:20, 4.Jun 2022

Before the funding winter hit the Indian startup ecosystem, the country gave birth to at least 14 unicorns in the first five months of the year. New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Before the funding winter hit the Indian startup ecosystem, the

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India, Germany agree to work together with focus on AI, startups

India, Germany agree to work together with focus on AI, startups

🕔19:56, 3.May 2022

India and Germany on Tuesday agreed to work together with focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI) startups as well as AI research and its application in sustainability and health care. New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) India and Germany on Tuesday agreed to

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NTPC invites EOI to produce torrefied biomass pellets from Startups

NTPC invites EOI to produce torrefied biomass pellets from Startups

🕔19:18, 1.May 2022

Mumbai, May 1, 2022: NTPC Ltd, India’s largest integrated power producer has invited Expression of Interest (EOI) to produce torrefied biomass pellets from Indian startups. Through its R&D wing, NETRA, NTPC intends to provide a platform to Indian startups to enable

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Centre encourages startups, pvt sector to participate in Gaganyaan programme

Centre encourages startups, pvt sector to participate in Gaganyaan programme

🕔18:11, 24.Mar 2022

The central government is encouraging the private sector and startups for realisation of India’s ambitious human space mission, said Science and Technology Minister Jitendra Singh. Chennai, March 24 (IANS) The central government is encouraging the private sector and startups for realisation

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PM to interact with startups on January 15

PM to interact with startups on January 15

🕔17:13, 14.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually interact with startups on Saturday morning. Startups from various sectors including agriculture, health, enterprise systems, space, industry, security, fintech, environment will be part of this interaction. “More than 150 startups

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‘T-Hub’ in Hyderabad emerging as ‘the’ hub of startups

‘T-Hub’ in Hyderabad emerging as ‘the’ hub of startups

🕔11:01, 12.Dec 2021

Hyderabad, Dec 12 (IANS) Though a late starter in the space of startups, Hyderabad has emerged as a key hub over the last six years and today boasts of over 6,600 startups across various sectors with a couple of them close

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Govt to launch special incentive scheme to support 75 startups

Govt to launch special incentive scheme to support 75 startups

🕔07:05, 26.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 26  The government will soon launch a special incentive scheme to support 75 startups in the areas of telemedicine, digital health and artificial intelligence (AI) to coincide with the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ being celebrated from August

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Ratan Tata-backed Repos Energy registers 150 startups

Ratan Tata-backed Repos Energy registers 150 startups

🕔07:47, 7.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 7  Pune-based energy distribution company Repos Energy has registered over 150 fuel startups in less than a month. These startups would carry on door-to-door delivery of diesel through mobile petrol pumps. “With the goal to reboot the

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Govt goes bullish on startups with ESOP holiday, tax relief

Govt goes bullish on startups with ESOP holiday, tax relief

🕔14:51, 2.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 1 In a major boost for the growing startups community, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced five-year tax holiday on employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) and other tax incentives for startups. “To boost startups, tax burden

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GAIL invites proposals to fund Start-Ups working in renewable and alternate energy sources

GAIL invites proposals to fund Start-Ups working in renewable and alternate energy sources

🕔11:37, 10.Jan 2020

New Delhi, January 10, 2020 In a bid to encourage Start-Ups operating in the area of renewable and alternate energy sources like Compressed Bio Gas production, GAIL (India) Limited has opened its 4th round of applications for Solicitation of Investment Proposals from Start-Ups

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Startups, investors get angel tax relief

Startups, investors get angel tax relief

🕔19:25, 17.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 17  In a big boost to startups and their investors, the government has liberalised the norms including doing away with the need for an inter-ministerial committee’s approval for availing angel tax exemption. “Neither the inter-ministerial board certificate

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Petroleum Ministry launches Rs 320 cr startup fund

Petroleum Ministry launches Rs 320 cr startup fund

🕔20:09, 25.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) In a novel initiative by the Petroleum Ministry, 10 oil and gas companies under it on Wednesday launched a startup programme for entrepreneurs with a fund corpus of Rs 320 crore to be disbursed over a

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UP to soon announce policies for defence manufacturing, startups

UP to soon announce policies for defence manufacturing, startups

🕔09:59, 6.Jan 2016

Agra, Jan 6  The Uttar Pradesh government would soon announce new policies for defence manufacturing and startups, an official said on Tuesday. At a session in the Taj city on the second day of the ‘UP Pravasi Diwas’, principal secretary

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