What’s In Manchester For The Indian Startups?

    Currently, home to over “2,000 foreign companies” and over “10K startups” from across the world, Manchester that has witnessed the glory of industrial revolution during the 16th and 17th centuries, is still one of the key-enablers of digital ecosystem in the world. Historian and Author Peter Hall in his book, The First Industrial City: Manchester 1760–1830 had stated, “Manchester was without […]

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    Indian billionaires weigh desi startup fund to take on foreign investors

    A handful of Indian billionaires who actively invest in early-stage ventures are exploring the possibility of floating a multi-billion-dollar domestic fund in the wake of a rush of foreign money flowing into local startups. The plan comes after Japanese, Chinese and American investors, such as SoftBank Group Corp and Tencent Holdings, poured billions of dollars […]

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    Lenovo Tops Indian Tablet Market With 94 Percent Growth: CMR

    While the Indian tablet PC market recorded a 4 percent decline (Year-on-Year) in the third quarter this year, Lenovo captured 20.3 percent share to lead the segment, witnessing 94 percent growth over the previous quarter, market research firm CMR said on Monday. Acer grabbed the second spot with 16 percent market share in terms of unit shipments. “Over […]

    Oracle bets on 15 Indian startups for its cloud accelerator programme

    Besides providing mentoring and advice, the programme elements include free credits on Oracle Cloud, access to Oracle’s technology, co-working spaces, and access to Oracle customers, partners and investors. Oracle India recently announced a new batch of startups under its Startup Cloud Accelerator Programme in Bengaluru, Mumbai and Delhi. The third batch of cohort has five […]

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    Indian guru faces up to life in prison in rape case

    NEW DELHI (AP) — Thousands of supporters of an Indian quasi-religious sect leader left his headquarters in northern India on Sunday as authorities relaxed a curfew a day ahead of his sentencing for rape. They responded to an appeal by authorities to go home after thousands of followers protested the guru’s rape conviction with violence […]

    Experience in the squad sets up this Indian team for overseas success

    Jadeja currently has 438 points among the all-rounders while Shakib has 431 points. There is a bit of déjà vu about this Sri Lankan tour. The hosts are still a bruised and battered, terribly weak ened outfit and there is a discerna ble gulf in quality from the visiting side, never mind the fight-back from Dimuth Karunaratne […]

    Going global: Indian startups woo NRIs, PIOs

      Even as the IT sector struggles with multiple crises and fly-by-night startups shed flab to consolidate, some successful Indian startups are now going global to woo foreigners, including NRIs and PIOs, towards opportunities in the country. Incepted in 2016, Bangalore-based PropUrban, targeting potential clients in East Asia, is all set to expand base there. […]