Meet Sumatra’s Tapanuli orangutan: The world’s newest known great ape is already nearly extinct

    Tim Laman/Wikimedia Commons [Licensed under CC-BY-4.0] The Tapanuli orangutan (Pongo tapanuliensis) of Sumatra is both the world’s newest known great ape species and its most threatened, after being officially categorised this week as Critically Endangered, or nearly extinct in the wild. Researchers last month declared it the world’s eighth great ape species, distinguishing it from […]

    Entrepreneurship Is Hard: What Socially Conscious Founders Must Do To Meet Startup Challenges

    This past spring, progressive venture fund, New Media Ventures, hired a behavioral design consultant to interview early-stage founders about their experiences growing socially conscious companies. The primary finding? Despite what the rose gold-hued feeds of #girlboss Instagrammers would have us believe, getting a socially conscious company from idea to scale is a largely unglamorous undertaking, […]

  • Meet the entrepreneurs driving the boom of booze-free drinking

    Ben Branson founded Seedlip, the world’s first non-alcoholic spirit. Photograph: Tom Oldham “Aglass of wine in the evening is such a marker, [going] from the rush of the day to the slowing down for the evening,” says Helen McGinn. As a drinks writer, the ritual is both work and pleasure. And so, when she signed […]

    Narendra Modi to meet 200 start-up entrepreneurs today

    Narendra Modi’s meeting with start-up entrepreneurs is aimed at forging a partnership between the government and them from across key sectors. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint New Delhi: More than 200 start-up entrepreneurs and chief executives who have set up successful businesses from scratch will interact with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday on a range of issues […]

    Meet the hottest security startups making the web a safer place to be

    In a lofty room on the 39th floor of the iconic Canary Wharf, 14 security startups joined a pitching contest to convince three expert judges they should win the contest and get to close the inaugural WIRED Security conference. Judging their performance on innovation, disruptiveness and how relevant the problems they were trying to solve […]

    Communications Minister to Meet Telcos Over Call Drop Issue on November 1

    Union Communications Minister Manoj Sinha will meet the CEOs of telecom companies on November 1 to take stock of the call drop issue. “The minister will meet telecom company Chief Executive Officers on November 1 to take stock of the call drop situation. It’s a stock-taking meeting and also roadmap for the future,” Telecom Secretary […]

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    Meet The Man in Aashka Goradia’s Instagram Pics

    This image was posted on Instagram by Aashka Goradia HIGHLIGHTS Aashka recently split from her boyfriend actor Rohit Bakshi Brent, based in Las Vegas, will relocate to India for Aashka We wanted the same things from life, said Aashka Goradia Actress Aashka Goradia’s private life continues to be endlessly fascinating for the Internet, which wants […]

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    President to meet main Silicon Valley CEOs on Friday

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will on Friday have interaction with leading Silicon Valley chiefgovernment officers, entrepreneurs, technologists and task capitalists here. The reason of the interactive consultation with the president is to reiterate the government‘s dedication to make the u . s . a . the hub of innovation, layout and start-ups, an official […]