Funding in Indian startups this week (25 Mar-30 Mar)

    This week 19 Indian startups received funding, of which 15 received a total sum of about $222 million. Among them, Bigbasket raised the highest funding of about $150 million followed by Box8 which raised about $15 million. Meanwhile, funding for 4 of the total funded startups remained undisclosed. Below is the summary of deals closed […]

    Dabur India Q1 profit up 25% to Rs330 crore

    Dabur India’s total expenses were at ₹1,752.17 crore in Q1/FY 2018-19. Photo: Mint New Delhi: Dabur India, homegrown FMCG major, on Tuesday reported 24.59% rise in consolidated net profit to ₹330 crore for the first quarter ended 30 June 2018-19, driven by volume growth in key categories. It had posted a net profit of ₹264.86 crore […]

    Corporate Tax Should Be Reduced To 25%, Say Entrepreneurs

    Approvals for a new business are mostly given by state governments. New Delhi: India jumped a colossal 30 places to the top 100, in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings, but the situation on ground has far from improved. Take the case of Veerendra Singh, an entrepreneur who moved back to Delhi to set […]

    25 Fitness Quotes That’ll Make You Say, “Yaass!”

    Pin to save this article for later!  If you’re more motivated to “like” fitspo on Instagram than actually work out, hi, I hear you. But you’ll still live for these flawless fitness quotes: 1. When you know you should work out but really just want tacos: 3. When a dance party redeems your day: 4. […]

    25 startups awarded pre-seed funding by Gujarat University

    Last month, the Gujarat University Startup and Entrepreneurship Council (GUSEC) had initiated JumpStart, a pre-seed funding opportunity for startups and innovations, in association with Gujarat CSR Authority–and the winners of this year’s edition of this grand initiative have been announced. Twenty five startups have been chosen from more than 350 applications, and will now be […]

    Brace Yourself! 25 Money Saving Tips for High Winter Energy Bills

    For a large portion of the country, winter weather is already here. And that means higher energy bills. For a small business, those higher energy bills can take up valuable resources that could otherwise be used for growing your business. But there are some things you can do to relieve some of that financial burden. […]

    25 Businesses You Can Start for Less Than $100

    Are there really businesses you can start for less than $100? Laurie Davis started the dating website eFlirt.com with $50 and a Twitter account, reports Young, Fabulous and Self-Employed. Her successful enterprise has been profiled by the New York Times, The Washington Post, Good Morning America, and many other media outlets. Starting something online may be […]