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Flipkart launches E-learning category for students

July 23, 2014

Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace announced the launch of its E-learning category today. With over 1900 products and titles, this category will offer an exhaustive range of E-learning material, certification courses and online tests catering to students with a variety of requirements.   With this announcement, Flipkart will be extending its virtual academic books category to feature a selection of offerings for students in schools, colleges as well as those students appearing for competitive exams.   Study material from reputed brands like Career Launcher, Edurite, EduKart, Merit Nation, TCY Online and Practice Guru, will be a par

FIEO-IMC Ontario to enable Indian firms to explore North America

FIEO-IMC Ontario to enable Indian firms ...

July 23, 2014

The International Marketing Center (IMC), Government of Ontario, Canada and Federation of Indian Exporters Organisation (FIEO) are...

Understanding the changing dynamics of the Indian F&B industry

Understanding the changing dynamics of t...

July 23, 2014

Drink Technology India (DTI) and International PackTech India enter into the 3rd year of their successful association, highlightin...

MSME Ministry to ready in-depth development plan in 6 months

MSME Ministry to ready in-depth developm...

July 23, 2014

MSME Ministry is expected to ready an in-depth plan to revitalise the country\'s micro, small and medium enterprises within six ...

SBI to extend financial support to Australian SME exporters in India

SBI to extend financial support to Austr...

July 23, 2014

Australian SME businesses active in India can look forward to greater support in their overseas activities, following a new agreem...

Zomato, Ola Cabs, Quikr & BookMyShow join Rs 1,000 crore start-up club

Zomato, Ola Cabs, Quikr & BookMyShow joi...

July 23, 2014

Indian e-commerce firms are witnessing a rapid rise in their valuations due to the high penetration of internet and the increased ...

Telangana plans to outdo Singapore in terms of industry-friendly policies

Telangana plans to outdo Singapore in te...

July 23, 2014

Stabilising and expanding the existing industries in Hyderabad is the top priority of the Telangana government while setting up of...

58% of SME units doing better than last year: Survey

58% of SME units doing better than last ...

July 22, 2014

A nationwide survey of MSMEs, instituted by the India SME Forum across the country, has revealed that 58 per cent of enterprises p...

Indonesia-Gujarat to sign sister city cluster twinning arrangements

Indonesia-Gujarat to sign sister city cl...

July 22, 2014

17 clusters were identified, which are common between India and Indonesia (List attached). It was proposed to sign sister city arr...

Bank of Maharashtra plans to lend more to MSMEs

Bank of Maharashtra plans to lend more t...

July 22, 2014

Bank of Maharashtra (BoM) plans to lend more to the MSME and companies in the infrastructure sector this fiscal....

RBI sets Rs 100 crore floor capital for small banks, payment banks

RBI sets Rs 100 crore floor capital for ...

July 22, 2014

The RBI has recently issued draft guidelines for setting up of \'local feel\' small banks, which will disburse small-ticket lo...

Telangana, AP luring start-ups for sustainable growth

Telangana, AP luring start-ups for susta...

July 22, 2014

Telangana government has already announced its plans of setting up the largest incubator in the country in Hyderabad in collaborat...

Pune-based start-up enter finals of Seedstars World contest for start-ups

Pune-based start-up enter finals of Seed...

July 21, 2014

Scandid, a Pune-based start-up that has developed a mobile shopping comparison app, has made it to the finals of the Seedstars Wor...

NITs must support innovation for small businesses, artisans: President

NITs must support innovation for small b...

July 21, 2014

In a move to push better growth for small businesses and craftsmen, President Pranab Mukherjee has recently asked National Institu...

TO THE NEW launches global Entrepreneurship program for young Asians

TO THE NEW launches global Entrepreneurs...

July 17, 2014

TO THE NEW, Asia’s leading digital powerhouse, launches ‘Entrepreneurs At Work’, a one of its kind entrepreneurship leadership pro...

Entrepreneur India 2014: The mega show is back on 18 & 19th July in New Delhi

Entrepreneur India 2014: The mega show i...

July 17, 2014

Franchise India, a pioneer in the franchising industry will be hosting one of the most prestigious entrepreneur shows in India – E...

Indian SMEs face tough competition from Chinese imports: Kalraj Mishra

Indian SMEs face tough competition from ...

July 17, 2014

India\'s small scale industries are facing tough competition from Chinese imports, Parliament was informed today....

Social wishlist platform Wishberg to cease operations

Social wishlist platform Wishberg to cea...

July 17, 2014

Mumbai-based social wishlist site Wishberg is shutting down and the founders Pravin Jadhav and Kulin Shah are moving to the Sequoi...

SMERA Ratings announces Sankar Chakraborti as its new CEO

SMERA Ratings announces Sankar Chakrabor...

July 17, 2014

SMERA Ratings announced the appointment of Sankar Chakraborti, as CEO of the company. Chakraborti succeeds Parag Patki who stepped...

Capillary Technologies raises $14 million from Sequoia, Norwest Venture Partners

Capillary Technologies raises $14 millio...

July 17, 2014

Capillary Technologies, the market leader in cloud-based retail customer engagement management, today announced that it has closed...

Urban Ladder raises Rs 120 crore from Steadview, SAIF and Kalaari Capital

Urban Ladder raises Rs 120 crore from St...

July 17, 2014

Urban Ladder, India’s leading online furniture company has raised Rs. 120 crore ($21 million) in Series B round of funding, to fur...

CEOs to emerge as digital leaders by 2015, says Gartner

CEOs to emerge as digital leaders by 201...

July 17, 2014

More than half of Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) would have a senior digital leader role among them by the end of 2015, Gartner'...