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Apr 1, 2013

Rivals Cipla, Natco gain on Novartis drug patent rejection

Shares in Natco Pharma and Cipla gain after the Supreme Court dismissed Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG's petition seeking patent for its cancer drug Glivec. #cancer drug #Cipla #Natco Pharma #Novartis #StockWatch

Feb 19, 2013

‘Religious institutions should be allowed to invest in startups’

For capital to be made accessible to venture capital, it has to come from insurance companies, provident funds, pension funds or charitable institutions. #Budget 2013 #Private equity #Q&A #startups #Venture capital #YourNest Angel fund

Feb 14, 2013

Fast delivery or wide offers: Get to know your online retailer

Why some e-commerce sites deliver your purchases sooner than others. And what do they gain in return. To know more, read on. #Delivery #discounts #E-Commerce #Fashionandyou #Flash sales site #Flipkart #HowThisWorks #Online retail

Jan 22, 2013

Man on a mission: Bowei Gai’s startup tour across 29 countries starts in India

Firstpost caught up with Bowei Gai, founder, World Startup Report in Mumbai, as he kicks off his tour from India. #Bowei Gai #Crowdfunding #Q&A #Startup #Startup accelerator #Venture capital #World Startup Report

Jan 4, 2013

Don’t just fret about women’s issues, ‘catapult’ your wallet too

Arguing about what the government should do and can do about women's issues is a good intellectual exercise, but perhaps our wallets can also do some talking. #Catapult #Crowdfunding #Donation #ThingsWeLike #Welfare #Women's issues

Dec 21, 2012

Getting innovative with risk: When VCs think like start-ups

In these times, which 'are a-Changin', phones are getting bigger again, and computers are getting smaller. In the innovate-or-perish world, start up investors are acting like start ups. #500 Start ups #Entrepreneurship #Silicon Valley #Startup #Venture capital

Dec 7, 2012

New agenda: VCs are thinking small, and beyond IITs

Not only are the number of angel investors and networks increasing in India but growth stage venture capital funds are also signing smaller cheques. #Conferences #Helion #HowThisWorks #IIT #Pankaj Jain #Startup #startups #Venture capital

Dec 5, 2012

Why the-sanitary-pad man is a different entrepreneur

Arunachalam's obsession with women's hygiene drove him out of village and made his family abandon him but that's the thing about an obsession- you never back down. #Feminine Hygiene #Frontrunner #Sanitary Pads #Social entrepreneurship

Dec 3, 2012

Referral site Whistle Talk raises Rs 2 cr from Hyderabad Angels

Whistle Talk uses social networking sites including Facebook, LinkedIn and Google Plus to help employees refer people for job openings. #Angel Investing #DealStream #Hyderabad ANgels #Online Referrals #Start up #startups #Venture capital

Nov 26, 2012

Markets hold ground; SpiceJet up 13% on stake sale reports

The Indian equity markets closed steady with the Sensex closing at 18537, 0.16 percent and the Nifty closing at 5635.90 ,0.17 percent up due to lack of domestic triggers. #Hindustan Copper #Jet Airways #MarketClose #Sensex #SpiceJet
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