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India's research and development sector funding for science, technology is stagnant: Quō vādis?
India

India's research and development sector funding for science, technology is stagnant: Quō vādis?

Looking at India’s problems of farm productivity, public health, renewable energy, something isnt' right if the departments involved are contributing only a quarter of the already low GERD.

Elon Musk's SpaceX raises USD 346 million in funding ahead of its debut astronaut mission
World

Elon Musk's SpaceX raises USD 346 million in funding ahead of its debut astronaut mission

This launch of SpaceX's first crewed mission will put an end to NASA's nine-year hiatus in human spaceflight.

Logistics software firm FarEye raises Rs 190-cr funding, to accelerate growth in US, Europe
Business

Logistics software firm FarEye raises Rs 190-cr funding, to accelerate growth in US, Europe

Logistics software company FarEye on Wednesday said it has raised $25 million (around Rs 190 crore) in funding led by Microsoft’s venture fund M12, with participation from Eight Roads Ventures and Honeywell Ventures

Bengaluru-based enterprise fintech startup Recko raises $6 Million in Series A funding
Business

Bengaluru-based enterprise fintech startup Recko raises $6 Million in Series A funding

Recko, a Bengaluru-based enterprise fintech startup that enables AI-powered reconciliation of digital transactions, announced on Thursday it has raised $6 million in Series A funding

Coronavirus causing anxiety, these seven science-based strategies can help you cope with it
World

Coronavirus causing anxiety, these seven science-based strategies can help you cope with it

Carl Jung said “What you resist persists” and as much as you try to get rid of anxiety, the more it rises.

Accel raises $550 million in its sixth round of funding in India
News & Analysis

Accel raises $550 million in its sixth round of funding in India

Accel was one of the first investors in some of India’s marquee startups such as Flipkart, Ola, Myntra, Freshworks, Swiggy, and UrbanClap.

Imran Khan to visit China next week seeking funds as financial crisis deepens in Pakistan
World

Imran Khan to visit China next week seeking funds as financial crisis deepens in Pakistan

Khan will meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang on the November 2-5 trip which will take in Beijing and and Shanghai.

UK Brexit secretary says country to take unilateral action, adopt EU rules in some sectors if Brussels refuses to strike deal
World

UK Brexit secretary says country to take unilateral action, adopt EU rules in some sectors if Brussels refuses to strike deal

London and Brussels are yet to reach a deal on the terms of Brexit, due to take place in March 2019. Britain proposed staying close to the EU on trade, but parts of it have been rejected by Brussels.

Terrorists creating safe havens on darknet to plot attacks, raise funds and recruit, claim researchers
World

Terrorists creating safe havens on darknet to plot attacks, raise funds and recruit, claim researchers

Terrorists and extremists are creating growing numbers of safe havens on the "darknet" to plot future attacks, raise funds and recruit new followers, according to new research published on Sunday

Imran Khan says Donald Trump does not understand war in Afghanistan, US pursuing agenda of Pakistan's enemies
World

Imran Khan says Donald Trump does not understand war in Afghanistan, US pursuing agenda of Pakistan's enemies

US President Donald Trump is working on the agenda of Pakistan's "enemies", PTI Chairman Imran Khan said on Tuesday, as he slammed Washington's decision to cut aid to Islamabad

Pakistan bans Hafiz Saeed-led JuD from collecting funds; non-compliance could lead to heavy fine, says notification
World

Pakistan bans Hafiz Saeed-led JuD from collecting funds; non-compliance could lead to heavy fine, says notification

Pakistan on Monday banned Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud Dawa and Falah-i-Insaniat Foundation from collecting donations, on a day when President Donald Trump accused Islamabad of giving nothing to the US but "lies and deceit" and providing "safe haven" to terrorists.

Lilium, the German ‘flying taxi’ firm has secured $90 million in funding from Tencent and others
News & Analysis

Lilium, the German ‘flying taxi’ firm has secured $90 million in funding from Tencent and others

Lilium said it plans to use the fresh funding to dramatically expand hiring and carry it through the next development stages of its 5-seater electric jet.

Daimler and other firms provide $30 million in funding to Volocopter
News & Analysis

Daimler and other firms provide $30 million in funding to Volocopter

Daimler joined a consortium which includes technology investor Lukasz Gadowski, who sits on the supervisory board of Delivery Hero

Odisha: Opposition accuses BJD of receiving funds from 'suspicious sources' during 2014 election
Politics

Odisha: Opposition accuses BJD of receiving funds from 'suspicious sources' during 2014 election

Congress and BJP on Saturday accused the ruling BJD in Odisha of receiving "dubious funding" and demanded declassification of the party's financial transactions.

Amazon pumps in Rs 1,680 crore more in India unit, e-commerce battle to escalate
Business

Amazon pumps in Rs 1,680 crore more in India unit, e-commerce battle to escalate

The fresh infusion -- part of Amazon's US $5 billion commitment to Indian market -- will also provide more arsenal to the Indian entity that is locked in an intense battle for leadership with local rival, Flipkart.

A startup's success doesn't depend on funding alone, bootstrapping works as well
Business

A startup's success doesn't depend on funding alone, bootstrapping works as well

Bootstrapping is a wise heads game; it’s only through strong intellectual grounds and rational strategies that bootstrapped companies sustain bottleneck competition to emerge successful.

Pinterest has raised $150 million from existing investors
News & Analysis

Pinterest has raised $150 million from existing investors

Pinterest which develops visual search technology and allows users to save images on its website has raised $150 million from existing investors.

European technology entrepreneurs have started attracting global investors
News & Analysis

European technology entrepreneurs have started attracting global investors

Tech entrepreneurs across Europe, many of whom already have experience of launching their own businesses, are now having more success at enticing global investors.