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Global accelerator Kyron organises Hacker Hunt in

October 21, 2014

Some of India’s leading startups are coming together for a unique event to solve a common need – the hunt for talented, passionate team members to help grow their startups to the next level.   Kyron, Global Accelerator presents Kyron Hackathon, a marquee event which allows top technology talent in the country the opportunity get a dream job with very exciting and fast-growing startups. Stakes are high and only 60 deserving participants will be chosen to attend the Hackathon and display their skills in an attempt to gain that dream job. The last day to apply is 26th October 2014.   The startups are looking to hire front end developers/desig

PriceBurp raises under $100K from Dutch-based Bright Ventures

PriceBurp raises under $100K from Dutch-...

October 21, 2014

For Bright Ventures this is the first investment in an Indian startup. The fund is a Dutch early stage venture firm and growth fun...

Mumbai-based startup Manna Healthcare secures seed funding

Mumbai-based startup Manna Healthcare se...

October 21, 2014

The startup was founded in August 2012 as a VAS player providing weight-loss plans to subscribers of Airtel, but later pivoted to ...

GSF ropes in Phanindra Sama, Manish Dalal to join Board

GSF ropes in Phanindra Sama, Manish Dala...

October 21, 2014

Sama and Dalal will work part-time for GSF helping them pick the right startups and will also take on board/advisor responsibiliti...

Snapdeal forays into premium designer-wear segment

Snapdeal forays into premium designer-we...

October 21, 2014

Snapdeal has partnered with Fashion Design Council Of India (FDCI) to foray into premium designer-wear segment....

Electronics sector to get Rs 5,000 crore investment in 2 to 3 years

Electronics sector to get Rs 5,000 crore...

October 21, 2014

The boom in sales of electronic goods like mobile phones, tablets and cameras has spurred interest from foreign firms, who are now...

Intel Capital to now focus on deep technology sectors

Intel Capital to now focus on deep techn...

October 20, 2014

Last June, Intel created a $100-million (Rs 600-crore) global fund to finance perceptual computing projects, or those that use mor...

Complacency is a big danger for any business: Ratan Tata

Complacency is a big danger for any busi...

October 20, 2014

On values, Tata said \"It\'s something we have had throughout Tata\'s history and on which we never compromise. Values are i...

Agra to host leather, footwear components fair from Nov 7

Agra to host leather, footwear component...

October 20, 2014

There was a rise of 32 per cent in the export of Indian leather goods, leather garments, leather footwear and components during th...

Adani, ITC, Future Group and others apply for 17 food parks

Adani, ITC, Future Group and others appl...

October 20, 2014

Each park estimated to attract a minimum investment of about Rs 125 crore, Harsimrat Kaur Badal....

Govt plans to revamp SMEs and SEZs tax regime

Govt plans to revamp SMEs and SEZs tax r...

October 18, 2014

Work has also begun on speeding up the system of clearances for the mining and power sector....

Happiest Minds CEO Vikram Gulati resigns

Happiest Minds CEO Vikram Gulati resigns...

October 18, 2014

Ashok Soota, executive chairman, was in talks with Gulati about the location transition for quite some time, keeping organisationa...

Olacabs ready to ferry sweets and greeting cards this Diwali

Olacabs ready to ferry sweets and greeti...

October 18, 2014

Olacabs will have its own fleet as well as tieups with its delivery partners to ensure deliveries are done in less than an hour of...

Trade unions slam Modi government\'s labour reforms

Trade unions slam Modi government's lab...

October 18, 2014

Trade unions have slammed the latest labour reforms announced by the Central Government and called for a nationwide protest on Dec...

Education startup InOpen to impart computer skills in schools

Education startup InOpen to impart compu...

October 18, 2014

This programme will equip students with the skills that will enable them to create computer programs and applications....

The Indus Entrepreneurs celebrates young achievers

The Indus Entrepreneurs celebrates young...

October 18, 2014

Extraordinary stories like these, of three young girls, hailing from few of the most impoverished pockets of the country, were cel...

Samsung to make big investments, LG bullish on business climate

Samsung to make big investments, LG bull...

October 18, 2014

Government has set a target to have net zero import of electronics by 2020....

4 Engineering, IT students develop new cloud based education platform

4 Engineering, IT students develop new c...

October 17, 2014

Itsmycollege.com is a cloud based social learning and alumni networking platform for colleges connecting students, faculty and alu...

IATA, TCV launch $5 million VC fund for tech-enabled travel startups

IATA, TCV launch $5 million VC fund for ...

October 17, 2014

The fund is mainly looking at companies in the travel-related content, e-commerce, technology, apps and SaaS across air, hotel, ca...

Startups set to recruit mostly freshers from IITs

Startups set to recruit mostly freshers ...

October 17, 2014

The number of startups who have enrolled for the campus placement season this year has doubled or trebled at many IITs....

Single law, exit policy can boost SME growth: Report

Single law, exit policy can boost SME gr...

October 17, 2014

There is an opportunity to consider a gradual transition plan for MSMEs over the next decade to be in line with global MSME in dev...

Chennai-based startup Khemeia wins IBM SmartCamp 2014

Chennai-based startup Khemeia wins IBM S...

October 17, 2014

Stelae was set up by Chandu Nair, founder and former CEO of Scope Knowledge Services (acquired by Quatrro), and Revathy Ashok, for...