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Karnataka Govt announces Rs 10cr fund for women entrepreneurs

By : CIOL Writers

The Karnataka government has announced an ‘Idea2POC’ fund of Rs 10 crores for women entrepreneurs through which the Department of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology can sanction up to Rs 50 lakh for any woman innovator looking for funds for

Charting new territories: Entrepreneurial women in the tech world

By : CIOL Writers

Sonal Vats They may not get the same number of opportunities as their male counterparts, their pay scale might be half compared to a man in the same role, and they may not have many role models or mentors, but

Hubballi to house India’s biggest startup incubation centre by September’17

By : CIOL Writers

In a bid to promote entrepreneurship in India’s tier-II and tier-III cities, Silicon Valley entrepreneur, philanthropist and venture capitalist Gururaj Deshpande is setting up India’s biggest startup incubator in Hubballi, about 400km from Bangalore, an 82,000-sqft facility centre which is

ABI announces Women Entrepreneur Quest 2016, 10 womenpreneurs to fly to Silicon Valley

By : CIOL Writers

The Anita Borg Institute India (ABI), a non-profit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing and technology has announced the 6th edition of the Women Entrepreneur Quest (WEQ) 2016. WEQ 2016, sponsored by the ABI India and the

Reality show ‘The Vault’ brings veterans on board to judge & fund startup ideas

By : CIOL Writers

The one-of-its-kind TV reality show The Vault, which will curate and present 50 of the most innovative, disruptive and even outlandish business ideas to emerge from Indian households, has now announced new investors for it. Renowned entrepreneurs – iProspect India’s

The Vault: A reality show for budding entrepreneurs of India

By : CIOL Writers

There is no dearth of reality shows in India catering to different kinds of talents from various art forms like music, dance or acting. But this one is surely one-of-its-kind in Indian television history. For all the budding entrepreneurs and

Startup India Hub tackling issues of startup entrepreneurs

By : CIOL Writers

The Startup India Hub, a government program to resolve queries and provide hand-holding support to startups, has been able to resolve over 12,000 queries since it began operations in April this year, the government said on Wednesday. The queries were