Sat Jan 14 2023
Ever wondered how the nearby kirana shops function? Or the small manufacturers which supply big companies? All of these come under the umbrella of MSMEs. Read on to know how startups help this extremely vital sector to function more efficiently
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The company plans to use the funds to increase its manufacturing capacity to meet the rising demand for electric vehicles in the country. Its second manufacturing facility is ready and a third one is on its way according to stakeholders. Ather manufactures smart electric scooters and aims to revolutionize the automobile industry in India.
Lulu group plans to invest ₹3000 crores to set up India’s biggest shopping mall, in Ahmedabad. With over 300 national and international brands and 15 multiplexes it is expected to employ about 6000 people. After Lucknow and Kochi, this will be the third Lulu mall in India.
D2C eyewear brand ClearDekho has raised $5 million in a series A funding round led by Venture Catalysts and SphitiCap. Founded in 2017 by Shivi Singh and Saurabh Dayal, ClearDekho has over 100 stores in about 40 cities across the country.
Within the next six weeks, Virgin Orbit will be launching its first rocket from European soil. This rocket will comprise 9 satellites and will be done from Cornwall, UK. Founded by Richard Branson, Virgin Orbit aims to make space more accessible and to support missions by small businesses and university groups.
Civil aviation minister, Jyotiraditya Scindia has announced an upcoming investment in the industry. The government and the private sectors together will be making an investment of about ₹95,000 crores over the next 4 years. He also talked about the importance of connectivity by helicopter corridors and the revolution brought about by drone technology in the country.
Sat Jan 14 2023
What do startups like Genrobotics, Cogknit, Nautilus Hearing and Cognitifai have in common? All of these use deep tech to solve major problems. Read on to find out what deep tech is and its applications in numerous industries.
Wed Jan 04 2023
A few years back, only a select daring few took the path the less taken, entrepreneurship. But now, almost every person in the world dreams of having their startup. What changed? Why did this change take place?
Mon Nov 28 2022
“I have not failed, I’ve just found 10,000 ways which won’t work.” -Thomas Alva Edison. What if we knew beforehand about these “10,000 ways”? Read on to know more about the reasons behind startups failing in India!
Wed Nov 16 2022
Just like our cricketers give us festivals of sixers, broadcasters also have a festival of advertisements. As big players like Netflix enter the domain, read on to know more about the sector that influences your needs and purchases.
Fri Nov 04 2022
In the world of cut-throat competition, coming unstuck is a run-of-the-mill matter. Even the greatest of men faced a lot of disasters. But escaping having a judicious decision in mind was what made them great. Isn’t startup ecosystem the same ?
Thu Oct 06 2022
Success stories of Indian startups are all over the world today. But where do these startups get the capital needed for their expansion and advertising? Let's look into the world of venture capitalism and how it affects the startup ecosystem.
Sat Oct 01 2022
Inflation is all over the news now. But what exactly does inflation mean? How is it caused? And what effects does it have on the economy of the country and the lives of its citizens? Read on to find out!
Fri Sep 30 2022
No person in college would have an absolute answer to the question of what happens after graduation. If you are a startup enthusiast and you are lacking clarity on the possible paths in front of you... Read on :)
Fri Sep 30 2022
SBI announces its first Startup exclusive branch situated in Koramangala, Bengaluru. This branch will provide financial services to upcoming startups. The government of Karnataka and SBI have come together to fund startups and encourage new ideas.
Thu Sep 22 2022
ONDC to give the small seller a platform beyond Amazon and Flipkart. ONDC to publish dispute resolution draft. ONDC to leverage Sellers’ existing reputation. ONDC to do this. ONDC to do that. What is this goddamn ONDC?
Sat Sep 17 2022
Have you ever wondered how startups acquire funds? Is going after VCs the only way to become a successful startup? Have jargon like bootstrapping, Series A confused you? Read on as we break down the world of funding
Wed Sep 07 2022
As we return back normal from the pandemic, edtech startups - our lockdown champions are sliding downhill. Read on to know more about “ Flexibility for Sustainability” which could perpetuate the riches of your dream startup. A Teacher’s Day Special!!
Fri Aug 19 2022
Imagine the pre-Independence period of our country which certainly had a number of complexities. Entrepreneurship is definitely not a cake walk (even with a British-free India). Read on to know about entrepreneurship before Independence in India.
Tue Aug 09 2022
The world is chasing for 5G - the expected revolutionist and the next-in-line successor in the field of communications. As India is gearing up for the first indigenous 5G network, read on to know what's in it for startup enthusiasts!
Thu Aug 04 2022
As we live in the Digital age, our dependence on laptops, phones, and other electronics has become almost absolute. Let's examine the industry producing the electronics that are now a vital part of our daily lives.
Thu Aug 04 2022
The defence industry plays a crucial part in establishing India's place in the world. Several Indian companies are working on creating indigenous defence technology. Read about one of the youngest start-ups in the field of defence.
Thu Jul 28 2022
India is considered a potential superpower in the future. But without indigenous defence technology and arms, this future will be impossible. Read on to know more about the progress and the opportunities for startups in this sector.
Thu Jul 21 2022
The field of biotech has been the talk of the town in recent days. To keep up with the trends, let’s take a dive into NBIL, a biotech startup which is developing and designing breakthrough products with 3D printing.
Wed Jul 20 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic had a profound impact on the world. Tasked with inventing vaccines and providing at-home diagnostics, the BioTech industry saw a major boost. Let’s traverse through the latest advancements in the Biotech industry!
Fri Jul 15 2022
Electric vehicles have already begun to rule the roads. Shortly, they will reach the skies. Have a look at The EPlane company, an IIT-Madras incubated startup, emerging to provide electric aero taxies.
Wed Jul 13 2022
By 2050, the aerospace industry is expected to exceed $430 billion. In fact, most influential businesses in this industry operate in the shadows. Continue reading for an inside look at some fascinating aerospace startups.
Wed Jul 06 2022
With stakes in almost everything right from the Banking sector to the media organizations, BlackRock enjoys a tremendous amount of power. But how well is it getting along with these responsibilities is something to follow!
Wed Jun 29 2022
Cricketers are admired for their sportsmanship. Well, it's time for their entrepreneurship. Let's unravel the investments made by cricketing stars like MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh and Virat Kohli and explore what’s in there for the startup community.
Wed Jun 22 2022
The Indian Agricultural sector has tremendous potential for modernisation. Let's take a look at Otipy, a Delhi-based startup spearheading the change in the agricultural supply chain, adding a digital touch.
Wed Jun 15 2022
Secured numberless card for teenagers with online payment services. One tap block feature on the FYP app, an option for max transition cap when it comes to parent’s concern. Well, there’s a lot more you would want to know!
Wed Dec 29 2021
The world met in Glasgow to decide exactly what they could do to save the planet. The result … was not enough. In part two of our miniseries, COP 26, we explore what all can be done, and sectors entrepreneurship can blossom in.
Wed Dec 22 2021
Last month, the world met in Glasgow to decide exactly what they could do to save the planet. The result … was not enough. In part one of our miniseries, we explore the problems of scale, and why they failed.
Wed Nov 24 2021
It's exam season in Insti! Today, we talk about a hallowed tradition for students across the world – plagiarism. Last week, Streamlabs OBS came under fire for stealing from various projects – including their very name! This is our take.
Wed Nov 10 2021
Canva believes that there is enough money and goodwill in the world to solve most problems. Perkins and Obrecht, billionaires today, are willing to devote their lifetimes towards it. Welcome to part two of our mini-series, On All Ends.
Wed Nov 03 2021
For over three decades, energy giant Chevron dumped 16 billion gallons of toxic wastewater into the rainforests of Amazon. Twenty years ago, Steven Donziger and 30,000 Ecuadorians fought back and won. But little has changed.
Wed Oct 27 2021
In the world of sports, the rarest events are called unicorns. For us, unicorns are those hallowed startups which hit a valuation of 1 Billion Dollars. With its fourth IPL trophy, Chennai Super Kings might just touch both.
Tue Oct 19 2021
Two weeks ago, a hundred female beauticians marched to protest their mistreatment and unsafe work conditions. Last week, Urban Company announced a 12 point program to win them back. We explore these developments, and what they portend.
Mon Oct 11 2021
Tata is Indian royalty. But as the world moved into the digital realm, this salt-to-software titan slowly lost its steam. Till now. This is the story of Tata's super app – a one-stop solution for everything under the sun.
Sat Oct 09 2021
OYO Rooms was founded in 2012 by a 19-year-old Ritesh Agarwal back-packing across India. Today, it is one of India’s most valuable unicorns and the 6th largest hospitality chain in the world. All's well, right?