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Haathi Chaap

Haathi Chaap: How two women turned Elephant dung into paper, resulting in a multi...

Haathi Chaap is run by a small team of villagers. They process the dung and make papers out of it.
Bengaluru Startup

Coronavirus Crisis: 50% Startups may wind-up ops leading to 50k job losses in Bengaluru

To reduce losses, big players like Swiggy, Zomato and Ola have already made an announcement of layoffs, pay cuts and furloughs.
Fitness Apps

Lockdown wellness: 6 Fitness apps you must download to stay fit

Here are some mobile fitness apps which will help us to stay fit and fine during lockdown.
Tiktok rating increased

Google rescues TikTok, deletes over 5 million negative comments to spike up ratings

The never ending war between YouTube and TikTok and hashtags asking users to ban TikTok, especially in India, has an abysmal impact for which ratings were dropped to 3 from 4.7, and then it suddenly plunged to 1.2, its lowest rating ever. But tech giant Google brings off the bummer and becomes a saviour of TikTok.
Tiktok vs Mitron

Tik Tok’s Indian version Mitron gets popular, despite no promise of privacy

Mitron has taken India by storm. It has a resemblance to TikTok owned by ByteDance. This app is developed by students of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee. Indians are moving away from TikTok, a Chinese app that has given birth to many controversies now and Mitron is the new destination preferred by millions.
Amazon releases movie

COVID-19 Crisis: Multiplexes lose from OTT as Amazon Prime Video announces Direct to Digital...

As OTT is growing extensively, Multiplex association of India has demanded producers and studio partners to honour the "exclusive theatrical window" of a film i.e. 60 days gap between theatrical and OTT releases. Amazon Prime Video announced the premier of Shoojit Sircar’s Gulabo Sitabo, starring Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushman Khurana, on its platform.
swati chugh 7th heaven

Teacher to Entrepreneur: an inspiring journey of Swati Chugh, director of dessert chain 7th...

Many women opt for conventional careers without realising that they can do wonders in the business world and address its risks, challenges and successes whereas some women believe that being an entrepreneur would be a part of their destiny. Entrepreneurs are born, not made. Such an example is Swati Chugh, the director of 7th Heaven, a popular chain of dessert stores across India.
work from home

COVID-19 Crisis: Following Twitter and Facebook, Shopify opts for permanent work from home

The current situation is not in the favourable terms, so many corporates are settling upon permanent Work from Home. Recently, an announcement was made by microblogging platform, Twitter, stated that it will allow employees work from home permanently. With this, social media platform Facebook and Canadian e-commerce website Shopify have also chosen permanent work from home for their employees.
Vera Bradley

The story of Vera Bradley: From sewing bags on a ping pong table to...

Together, Barbara Bradley and Patricia R. Miller founded Vera Bradley, a popular American handbag, and luggage design company.
Follow these simple steps amidst COVID-19 (2)

Exclusive for Retailers: Follow these simple steps amidst COVID-19

The current situation has led us into an unexpected world. On one side, Government and Medical Organisations are working on the damages and controls, other side people are adjusting to the new normal either by staying at home, working from home, and maintaining social distancing.
vedantu growth revenue

Vedantu sees growth revenue by 80 percent in April

Many businesses have gone down the line due to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis, but education section and sector seems to be blooming as the schools are shut for over 2 months now. The demand for online teaching is increasing day by day.
Amazon Food Delivery

Zomato and Swiggy face competition as Amazon enters Indian Food delivery market

Zomato and Swiggy occupy a majority share of the food delivery market in India and Amazon's entry in this space could be a massive challenge for them.
Pocket Study App

छात्रों को घर बैठे आसानी से शिक्षा उपलब्ध करा रहा पॉकेट स्टडी एप

पॉकेट स्टडी एक मोबाइल ऐप आधारित पढ़ाने और सीखने का ऑनलाइन प्लेटफार्म है। यहां एक तरफ जहां, शिक्षक कंटेंट को ऑडियो फ्लैशकार्ड, वीडियो और लर्निंग मेटेरियल के रूप में शेयर कर सकते हैं। वहीँ, दूसरी तरफ छात्र ऐप के माध्यम से किसी भी समय इस लर्निंग मेटेरियल का उपयोग कर सकेंगे
The Perfect Black

‘The Perfect Black’ Story: How the obsession for BLACK became a startup journey

Anurag Kanoongo along with his wife Shikha started the startup ‘The Perfect Black’ where they only sell premium black clothing and accessories.
Pocket Study app

Pocket Study, the mobile learning app is making education easily accessible to students

Pocket Study a mobile app is here to enhance the e-learning experience and bridging the gap between students and teachers.
Anurag Kanoongo, Founder The Perfect Black

How BLACK brought colours in the world of Anurag and Shikha, founders of retail...

Kanoongo and his wife Shikha are as they’d like to call themselves, “Black Addicts.” The idea for their start-up The Perfect Black came in primarily from one simple need, the need to buy premium quality black t-shirts as well as shirts.
India Bulls

Indiabulls: 21 करोड़ डोनेट किया तो 2000+ कर्मचारियों को निकाला क्यूं?, सोशल मीडिया पर...

हाउसिंग फाइनेंस कंपनी इंडियाबुल्स ने पीएम केयर फंड में 21 करोड़ रुपये डोनेट की है। चलिए, ये तो अच्छी बात है लोगों को पीएम केयर फंड में दान करना भी चाहिए। दरअसल खबर यह नहीं है, खबर है कि इसके बाद कंपनी ने अपने लगभग 2,000 कर्मचारियों को बर्खास्त कर दिया है, वो भी बिना किसी नोटिस के।
Reliance Jio KKR

KKR to invest in Jio Platforms, 5th deal for Reliance Industries in less than...

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has announced private equity firm, KKR will be investing Rs. 11,367 crore in Jio Platforms for 2.32% stake.
Alcohol home delivery swiggy

Swigyy अब खाने की तरह शराब की भी कर रही होम डिलीवरी, ऑर्डर करने...

शराब पीना है लेकिन कोरोना की वजह से बाहर नहीं जाना चाहते हैं। जी हां, अब बिलकुल ऐसा सोच सकते हैं आप। अब ग्राहक घर बैठे ऑनलाइन शराब के लिए ऑर्डर कर सकते हैं और चंद मिनटों में शराब आपके घर पर पहुँच जायेगी। क्यूँकि, फूड ऑर्डरिंग व डिलीवरी प्लेटफॉर्म स्विगी (Swiggy) ने गुरुवार से शराब की भी होम डिलीवरी शुरु कर दी है।
Small business ideas

Small business ideas that’ll make you money in 2020

This is an exhaustive list of small business ideas, and you can look for more avenues to inspire yourself.