ePharma startups ‘sensitive’ to data Bill definition

MUMBAI: Founders of ePharma companies and startups in the medical technology space have sought a better definition of ‘sensitive’ health data and guidelines for anonymised data in the Personal Data Protection…

The Wadi connection: Technology startups from Israel’s Silicon Wadi have found a fertile ground in India

Don’t go to India! The negotiations take ages, the sales cycles are longer, and the prices are adjustable. That is not a market you should target.” Amit Mizrahi…

[Weekly Funding Roundup] Startups raise $200M in equity deals, debt amounts to $6.9M

After last week saw a whopping $1.18 billion being raised by the Indian startup ecosystem, this week registered a somewhat tepid response from investors, who pumped about $200 million in…

State Of Software Security Report Highlights Struggle With Security Debt

Software vulnerabilities are a simple fact of life. They are almost as guaranteed as death and taxes. Vulnerabilities expose applications to potential exploit and compromise, but according to…

Y Combinator bets big on Indian startups

Startup accelerator Y Combinator has selected 28 Indian startups for its winter batch, engaged in sectors as diverse as fitness, farm and fintech, two people aware of the matter…

[The Turning Point] From blogging to setting up a corporate training startup – the inspiring story of Simplilearn

Digital transformation is revolutionising every industry, and the education sector is not far behind, leveraging technology to achieve improved outcomes. Then, there is a growing trend among students…

Funding gap slows down startups aiming for global robotics club

BENGALURU : Miko is an Indian robot that has been entertaining and educating children in Asia. Now it wants to befriend American kids. Its Mumbai-based creator Emotix announced series…

[Startup Bharat] Ashoka University’s accelerator programme AIMs to bolster startup growth in Tier II and III cities

The Indian startup ecosystem has a plethora of startup accelerators that act as catalysts to upcoming startups in their product-building and growth stages. Typically, these accelerators offer mentorship…

P&G India sets up ₹200 crore fund to invest in startups focused on sustainability

NEW DELHI : Procter and Gamble India, the local arm of one of the world’s largest consumer goods companies, has set up a ₹200-crore environmental sustainability fund to offer sustainable solutions, such…

Rent It Bae buys fashion rental startup Flyrobe

NEW DELHI: Rent It Bae has acquired peer fashion rental services startup Flyrobe to consolidate operations, ramp up its omnichannel footprint and tap the overseas market. AARK World Pvt Ltd., which owns and operates Rent…