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Oppo partners with T-Hub, inks MoU to support startup ecosystem in India
Business

Oppo partners with T-Hub, inks MoU to support startup ecosystem in India

Oppo, the global smart device brand, and T-Hub, innovation ecosystem, on Monday announced their partnership to support the startup ecosystem in India

Budget 2020: As India sees slowest economic growth in 11 years, here's what startups need to flourish
News & Analysis

Budget 2020: As India sees slowest economic growth in 11 years, here's what startups need to flourish

In 2014, PM Modi launched Startup India and Funds of Fund for the newest sector of the economy but that is not enough.

Commerce ministry to showcase Startup India tableau at Republic Day Parade in a bid to promote innovation, entrepreneurship
Business

Commerce ministry to showcase Startup India tableau at Republic Day Parade in a bid to promote innovation, entrepreneurship

Under the Startup India Scheme, eligible companies can get recognised as startups by the ministry in order to access a host of tax benefits, easier compliance, IPR fast tracking and other incentives.

WhatsApp to invest $250,000 in partnership with Startup India to boost Indian startup community
News & Analysis

WhatsApp to invest $250,000 in partnership with Startup India to boost Indian startup community

Ever since WhatsApp Business has gone live, around 1 million small and medium businesses have registered on WhatsApp Business in India.

Startups will never be harassed, govt taking steps to promote them, says Piyush Goyal
Business

Startups will never be harassed, govt taking steps to promote them, says Piyush Goyal

Earlier, several startups made representations to the government about receiving notices from the Income Tax Department.

CBDT's procedure for pending angel tax assessment cases to provide safeguard to start-ups, say experts
Business

CBDT's procedure for pending angel tax assessment cases to provide safeguard to start-ups, say experts

The board has also issued a circular to provide relief to start-ups which are undergoing assessment proceedings with respect to angel tax issue

Startup India vs angel tax: Union Budget 2019-20 has offered some sops to startups, but will bureaucracy play spoilsport?
Business

Startup India vs angel tax: Union Budget 2019-20 has offered some sops to startups, but will bureaucracy play spoilsport?

Budget 2019-20 also said that startups which had approvals from the government would not be subject to angel tax

Indian startups raise $3.9 billion in first half of 2019; financing boom likely to pick up further in second half of the year
Business

Indian startups raise $3.9 billion in first half of 2019; financing boom likely to pick up further in second half of the year

The funding came in as seed, or very early investments, to Series F deals in startups that are less than 10 years old

Startup India - WhatsApp Grand Challenge winners announced; $250,000 grant awarded
News & Analysis

Startup India - WhatsApp Grand Challenge winners announced; $250,000 grant awarded

Five startups with innovative ideas were chosen as the winners who received $50,000 in grants each

Future of Internet policy in India: Privacy, data protection, cybersecurity among critical aspects
News & Analysis

Future of Internet policy in India: Privacy, data protection, cybersecurity among critical aspects

A look at the themes or trends that are likely going to define Internet policy in India going forward.

DPIIT wants one-third beneficiaries of Startup India are women; to hold interactions of entrepreneurs with VC funds, banks
Business

DPIIT wants one-third beneficiaries of Startup India are women; to hold interactions of entrepreneurs with VC funds, banks

The Startup India action plan provides tax and other incentives including income tax exemption.

Rahul Gandhi's startup push: Regulatory hurdles in state, local bodies must be removed to make it easier for new ventures
Politics

Rahul Gandhi's startup push: Regulatory hurdles in state, local bodies must be removed to make it easier for new ventures

Giving startups more freedom will, without doubt, give entrepreneurship the boost that the economy sorely needs.

Narendra Modi single biggest destroyer of jobs, says Congress; asks why PM mum on govt's pet employment schemes
Politics

Narendra Modi single biggest destroyer of jobs, says Congress; asks why PM mum on govt's pet employment schemes

Congress party on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi led NDA government at the Centre of being “the single biggest destroyer of jobs, hope, and future of India’s youth.”

Make In India, Ayushman Bharat, Swachh Bharat: NDA campaign likely to showcase flagship programmes to attract voters
India

Make In India, Ayushman Bharat, Swachh Bharat: NDA campaign likely to showcase flagship programmes to attract voters

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched many schemes and policies since BJP came to power in 2014. In his five year tenure, Modi launched many beneficiary programmes including the Jan Dhan Yojna, Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, Atal Pension Yojana and the latest addition in the list being his pet healthcare scheme, Ayushman Bharat.

Startups seek scrapping of contentious angel tax proposal; govt may increase investment limit for exemption
Business

Startups seek scrapping of contentious angel tax proposal; govt may increase investment limit for exemption

Various startups have raised concerns on notices sent to them under the Section 56 of Income Tax Act to pay taxes on angel funds received by them.

'Rahul has Rafale phobia': Ravi Shankar Prasad accuses Congress chief of using 'wrong' language against Modi
India

'Rahul has Rafale phobia': Ravi Shankar Prasad accuses Congress chief of using 'wrong' language against Modi

Praising the controversial Rafale deal, Ravi Shankar Prasad said the fighter jet deal made at the time of the BJP government was one of India's historical achievements.

Budget 2019: Industry wants tax benefits on home loans, tariffs to protect domestic manufacturers, GST rationalisation
Business

Budget 2019: Industry wants tax benefits on home loans, tariffs to protect domestic manufacturers, GST rationalisation

Finance minister Piyush Goyal will present the interim budget for 2019-20 fiscal on 1 February, 2019

Stop protesting, liberal India! It's only right that a marketing guru bestowed Philip Kotler award on Narendra Modi
India

Stop protesting, liberal India! It's only right that a marketing guru bestowed Philip Kotler award on Narendra Modi

It is entirely in keeping with the times that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should have conferred on him the first Philip Kotler Presidential Award

Narendra Modi receives Philip Kotler Presidential Award for his 'outstanding leadership for India'
India

Narendra Modi receives Philip Kotler Presidential Award for his 'outstanding leadership for India'

The citation mentioned initiatives taken by Nraendra Modi, such as Make in India, Startup India, Digital India and Swachh Bharat, "which have positioned India as one of the most lucrative manufacturing and business destinations in the world".

Indian firm develops chip to curb call drops, enable TV broadcast on mobile
India

Indian firm develops chip to curb call drops, enable TV broadcast on mobile

Electronic chipsets of Saankhya Labs are also being manufactured at Samsung facility in South Korea.