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Govt taps startups but cutting through red tape a key hurdle

BENGALURU : A couple of weeks back, Pentagon chief Mark Esper said the US military needs help from private firms and universities to win the artificial intelligence (AI) race…

Govt Urges Corporates, Startups To Adopt Digital Villages For CSR

The union minister for electronics, information technology and communication, Ravi Shankar Prasad, on Saturday (November 9) requested corporates to adopt digital villages as part of their corporate social…

Govt revises definition of a startup; everything you need to know about the new norms

The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, has announced that it has amended its definition of a ‘startup’. The DIPP notification…

Tax benefits for startups? Govt reviewing policy to encourage entrepreneurship

It’s been two years since Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched his flagship scheme Start Up India. Industry feedback shows that a lot of issues need to be urgently…

Hafiz Saeed challenges Pakistan’s govt order to extend his detention

Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed has challenged the order of Pakistan’s Punjab government to extend his detention for 60 more days. The Punjab…

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…

Startup India: Govt asks startup entrepreneur to surrender his firm’s web identity

The National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI) has sought cancellation of a domain by the name of “Startupindia.in”, owned by a Delhi-based startup entrepreneur, which he got registered…

Startups will now benefit for 7 years under the new startup definition by Modi govt

(From L to R) Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, PM Modi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at the launch of the Startup India in January 2016 The Department of Industrial…

Modi govt tweaks definition of start-ups, benefits to apply for up to 7 years

The government on Thursday amended the definition of a start-up, making it easier for the business ventures to avail of incentives and promote entrepreneurship under the Start-up India…

After gadgets, gov’t to issue guidelines on PUV signboards, window tints

  MANILA – The Land Transportation and Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) will be issuing guidelines on where to put signboards on the windshields of public utility vehicles, while…