April 2018 - Bharat Go Digital

Month: April 2018

Under Digital India initiative, Uttarakhand’s Dudhli set to become first fully WiFi enabled gram panchayat

Under Digital India initiative, Uttarakhand’s Dudhli set to become first fully WiFi enabled gram panchayat   Centre under the Digital India scheme, in a bid to make India fully digital, will provide free WiFi hotspots in gram panchayats. Uttarakhand’s Dudhli is all set to benefit from the scheme as it is going to become the first gram panchayat in the state to be fully WiFi enabled. RTI activist Ajay Kumar took the initiative of converting Dudhli digital. He wrote to PMO’s office in 2016, demanding internet connectivity. Kumar in his complaint had also highlighted the absence of a common service centre...

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In Its First International Debt Investment, $7.2 Mn Raised by Capital Float

In Its First International Debt Investment, $7.2 Mn Raised by Capital Float     Online lending fintech startup Capital Float, an Amazon Inc-backed  has raised $7.2 Mn (INR 48 Cr) as its first international debt investment from the Netherlands-based Triodos Investment Management, taking total debt raise to $130 Mn (INR 840 Cr) so far. The startup has previously raised debt investment from NBFCs in India, such as Kotak Mahindra Bank, Axis Bank, Reliance Capital and Northern Arc Capital (formerly IFMR Capital), etc. Since inception, Capital Float has raised $107 Mn in equity funding. According to a media statement, the startup plans...

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Startup India in Hindi | Startup India Essay in Hindi | Full Details | Startup India Standup India

  Startup India in Hindi | Startup India Essay in Hindi | Full Details | Startup India Standup India स्टार्टअप इंडिया हिंदी में  | हिंदी में स्टार्टअप इंडिया निबंध | पूरा विवरण | स्टार्टअप इंडिया स्टैंडअप इंडिया।   स्टार्टअप इंडिया भारत सरकार की पहल है। अभियान को पहली बार भारतीय प्रधान मंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने नई दिल्ली में लाल किले से 15 अगस्त 2015 को घोषित किया था।निम्नलिखित तीन स्तंभों पर आधारित है इस पहल की कार्य योजना । सरलीकरण और हैंडहोल्डिंग। वित्त पोषण सहायता और प्रोत्साहन। उद्योग-अकादमिक साझेदारी और ऊष्मायन। इस पहल से संबंधित केंद्रित क्षेत्र का एक अतिरिक्त...

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10 Startups to be Mentored by Google as a Part of its Solve for India Programme

10 Startups to be Mentored by Google as a Part of its Solve for India Programme   To engage with startups in tier-II cities in India, Google is expanding its efforts, after running a year-long pilot through its ‘Solve for India’ programme. A three-month India-focused mentoring programme is launched by The American internet for startups that are building solutions to serve the country’s local needs and solve problems using technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning. 8 to 10 startups will be selected for the programme by the company, which is expected to be rolled out in the...

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16 yrs on, Asha Jadeja Motwani regrets not having invested in Facebook

16 yrs on, Asha Jadeja Motwani regrets not having invested in Facebook     It has always been a big decision in identifying a brand and investing money in, and investors have to make it more often than ever. Angel investor Asha Jadeja Motwani said that she made the ‘mistake’ of not investing in Facebook in 2002 when it was start-up. She said, “Facebook and YouTube. We met them in 2002 and 2004, respectively and we passed on them. There were lot of similar products in the market like Friendster and Myspace then, which had been funded like crazy...

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