• QUOTES
    The Week in Quotes

    “We’ve got young guys who have never experienced anything like that before in their lives, so for them to come out and see what it means to everyone else around them, it means the world.” Australia’s Pararoos captain Dave Barber after the team played at home for the first time in 19 years. The Pararoos are Australia’s […]

  • PODCASTS
    This Week in True-Crime Podcasts: Red Ball, Night Time, and More

    The true-crime-podcast universe is ever expanding. We’re here to make it a bit smaller and a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows, and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the noteworthy and the exceptional. Each week, our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists will pick their […]

  • The biggest disasters in business history – podcasts of the week

    Kodak film. The company’s lurch towards bankruptcy in 2012 is profiled in Spectacular Failures. Photograph: Ian Waldie/Getty Images Talking points The platform where many users go to to listen to other people’s podcasts, Apple is now plotting to start making its own. According to Bloomberg, the tech giant is in conversation with media companies about creating […]

  • STARTUPS
    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 […]

  • Uncategorized
    Funding in Indian startups this week (18 Mar-23 Mar)

    This week 13 Indian startups received funding, of which 12 received a total sum of about $466 million. Among them, Ola raised the highest funding of about $300 million followed by PhonePe which raised about $107.6 million. Meanwhile, funding for 1 of the total funded startups remained undisclosed. Below is the summary of deals closed […]

  • STARTUPS
    Startups facing angel tax notices may get relief this week

    MUMBAI: The startups that have already received angel tax notices, and were kept out of the recent relaxation in norms, are set to get some relief this week, said two people with direct knowledge of the matter. This will apply to situation in which valuations were challenged or the source of funding was questioned. The Central Board of Direct […]

  • The week in radio and podcasts: Conviction

    Manuel Gomez, left, with client Pedro Hernandez and his mother Jessica outside court. Photograph: New York Daily News Archive/NY Daily News via Getty Images Manuel Gomez is a hero for our times. You know, the rogue US private investigator, working around the law to find the truth and free the innocent? That Philip Marlowe/Mike Hammer/Jim […]