IIM Calcutta Innovation Park in association with Department of science and Technology, Government of India has launched Smart 50 contest where top 50 business ideas and start-ups will be recognized and rewarded. The contest is open for registration till 25 November 2017. Rewards are for lot more people, thereby numerous people's professional lives would be… Continue reading “Smart 50 solutions”: a contest for entrepreneurs launched by IIM CIP and DST
Latest trend of today is Women Empowerment. On International Women's day, Facebook, twitter and YouTube was filled with numerous videos and posts supporting women and their freedom. Start-ups and even television serials have taken the cue from trends, and are differentiating themselves from others on above factor. Many start-ups are being formed who are building heir… Continue reading Women Empowerment: New buzz word to cash in business
In recent years, 3D printing technology has transformed from a cutting-edge novelty to a growing and popular industry for new startups. Entrepreneurs and consumers alike can use 3D printers to create useful products ranging from jewelry and light fixtures to replicas of human tissue. Sagmarks, founded by Khushbu Soni, is one of the rapidly growing and… Continue reading Sagmarks—Providing 3D printed models and surgical guides to the medical professionals
Education in rural India is sensitive topic which is being addressed by Indian government and edu-startups. Although government has made primary education compulsory, still there are many loopholes due to which quality education cannot be imparted to students. There are many startups which are working towards education of under privileged children. Many NGOs have… Continue reading Happy Horizons Trust: Educating Rural India through Storytelling and design thinking
Risk taker, perfectionist and of a curious mind, she is strongly attracted towards challenging green field initiatives. "PurpleApple Infosystem" is result of such initiatives of Amrutha. She wanted to contribute in "Digital India" vision of our Honorable Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. what better option than to innovate products with latest technologies which will boost digital presence in the country.
"Don't be into trends. Don't make fashion own you. But you decide what you are." — Gianni Versace Today we are forgetting our own culture and giving importance towards stylish clothes in the name of "modern wear". Indie Cotton Route, a fashion start-up has taken the challenge to popularize the Indian sustainable clothing not only… Continue reading Indie Cotton Route- Providing Customized ethnic wear to Women
In both International and national market, awareness of organic clothing is increasing. People are fast switching to natural fibers and organic dyes for fresh feel and healthy skin and these products can be carried in comfort. Although many entrepreneurs are already realizing this goal, this story is of Simontini das, how she is tackling the… Continue reading Handmadely-be swadeshi: promoting Rural India and handlooms to Trendy customers