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PayPal shortlists 5 fin-tech startups for India Incubator

Global digital payments company PayPal Holdings, Inc. has shortlisted five fin-tech startups for the fifth edition of its India Incubator Challenge, it said in a media statement. PayPal…

Startups are here to create jobs and provide employment to 1 billion millennials

“We are nurturing our youngsters to be job creators and not job-seekers. Change in demand and technology is changing the nature of jobs.” The words of Prime Minister…

Digital India and an Era of Startups

India is a country transiting rapidly from a developing stage to a developed one. Somewhere between the change in currency policy and trending terms like Digital India taking…

Five Indian startups that are turning waste into money

Out of the total waste produced in India annually, only 30 percent is recycled. According to estimates by Central Pollution Control Board of India, less than 15 percent…

Is it Better to Invest in Startups Early or Late?

In a recent blog post, venture capitalist Jason Lemkin made an interesting point about the valuation of seed stage companies. He said that the right valuation for a seed round…

Govt to incubate change through startups across Raj

The the proposed web portal “Challenge for Change” will list issues being faced at various levels of governance and the IT organisations will have an opportunity to provide…

Indian Startup Funding Of The Week [Funding Galore]

We bring you the latest edition of Funding Galore: Indian Startup Funding of the week. This week, 10 Indian startups raised about $83 Mn in funding altogether and three startup…

It their quest for growth, startups will need to learn a thing or two from the tortoise as well

Once India’s startup industry is able to solve real-world problems for local conditions, scale is likely to come from places like Africa and South-East Asia, where the solutions…

ISME ACE: The accelerator which can put fintech startups on the fast track to growth

The accelerator is accepting applications for its first cohort that will begin in September 2017. ISME ACE – India’s largest fintech accelerator, which was launched in Mumbai last month,…

25 Businesses You Can Start for Less Than $100

Are there really businesses you can start for less than $100? Laurie Davis started the dating website eFlirt.com with $50 and a Twitter account, reports Young, Fabulous and Self-Employed. Her successful…