Hiring activities up 33pc in June: Naukri JobSpeak Index

Hiring in the hospitality sector witnessed an increase of 107 percent month-on-month, followed by the retail and auto sectors picking up by 77 percent each, the report sa

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 4:35 pm

[Funding alert] Venture Catalysts invests in wellness startup Green Cure

Green Cure will utilise the funds to scale up operations and launch products in new categories

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 1:00 pm

Karnataka startups launch six indigenous products to tackle COVID-19

Startups backed by Karnataka government have produced six made-in-India products to take the fight to coronavirus. All the products have been approved by the Indian Counc

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 12:07 pm

COVID-19 impact: Effective performance management in the new normal

Performance management, often seen as an HR process, is actually a key business process that ensures individual and team goals dovetail into organisational goals.

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 8:20 am

Heres how COVID-19 could impact the short-term rentals space

While only few owners may be letting out during the pandemic period, we can expect an increase in short-term rentals as soon as demand rebounds.

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 8:05 am

How Rapido leveraged its tech capabilities to fight COVID-19

Online bike taxi startup Rapido reinvented itself with delivery services during COVID-19, extending its services to deliver essentials during the lockdown.

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 6:00 am

Indias edtech market will touch $1.7B by 2022: RedSeer and Omidyar Network report

A report by RedSeer and Omidyar Network says the coronavirus pandemic has proved to be one of the biggest game-changers for Indias edtech sector. Online education offerin

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 5:25 am

[Product Roadmap] This fintech startups core lies in bringing 'Simpl'icity to payments using tech

A product roadmap clarifies the why, what, and how behind what a tech startup is building. This week, we take a closer look at the fintech startup Simpl, which lets peopl

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 5:05 am

[Funding alert] Cybersecurity startup Securden raises $1.2M from Accel, Freshworks founder, others

Cybersecurity startup Securden, which has witnessed rapid adoption by enterprises across the world, will use the fresh funds for marketing, R&D, and customer support init

Yourstory 8 Jul 2020 12:05 am

Coronavirus updates for July 7

Here's a roundup of YourStory's coverage today of how India and the world are dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 9:13 pm

Global aviation: Challenges, opportunities, and the roadmap to recovery

The new normal for airlines would mean nimbler teams, rethinking intelligence, and redefining revenue generation. What challenges does the aviation industry need to overc

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 4:10 pm

Edtech startup Unacademy acquires PrepLadder for $50M

Founded in 2016, PrepLadder is an edtech platform that helps postgraduate students prepare for medical entrance exams. It has over 85,000 active users.

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 1:43 pm

[Funding alert] Zolostays raises $56M in Series C round from Investcorp, Nexus Venture Partners, others

Zolo is also launching a uber-premium brand extension called Zolo Red Carpet to provide an elite experience, which will include wellness studios, all-day in-house cafes,

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 12:49 pm

Know how to revive MSMEs with this online convening of eminent stakeholders

To spread awareness around key strategy recommendations for the sector among all relevant stakeholders, GAME National Task Force for MSMEs is presenting The MSME Transfor

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 12:41 pm

Should brands speak up or steer clear of controversial topics?

With the proliferation of digital media into our lives, Twitter trends and viral content dictate when and where a brand engages with its audience. But should companies sp

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 12:26 pm

Nearly 200 pc rise in cyber incidents in last couple of months, says senior official

During an interactive session organised by payments company EPS in Mumbai, Chief Information Security Officer Gulshan Rai urged people to be more careful about what they

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 12:15 pm

Learning, leverage, leadership: meet Afcons, winner of the Most Innovative Knowledge Enterprise (MIKE) award

This week, the CII Global Knowledge Summit features speakers from companies recognised for business excellence. The Knowledge Services Group of Afcons Infrastructure shar

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 8:37 am

8 Things To Do If You Dont Like Your Partners Family

Getting to know your partner's family members and developing a good rapport with them may make you feel nervous. While some people are luck

Boldsky 7 Jul 2020 8:00 am

Meet Ratan Tata's 27-year-old assistant who launched a startup course for aspiring entrepreneurs

Shantanu Naidu, who has been working closely with Ratan Tata for two years, started an online talk based on his lifes lessons that he converts into entrepreneurial lesson

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 6:00 am

This healthtech startup is using AI and ML to speed up radiology scan results

Bengaluru-based healthtech startup 5C Network leverages technologies such as AI and ML to deliver faster scan results along with higher degree of accuracy

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 5:45 am

This SaaS startup is making financial management easy for over 45,000 businesses

With the introduction of GST, digital account-keeping and storage are crucial tools for entrepreneurs. Gurugram-based startup HostBooks is enabling that.

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 5:40 am

Pivot and Persist: How bike taxi startup Rapido reinvented itself with delivery services during COVID-19

Online bike taxi startup Rapido extended its services to deliver essentials to people across various cities during the lockdown

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 5:25 am

[Techie Tuesday] How Kaushik Mukherjee went from Ola and Flipkart to B2B ecommerce unicorn Udaan

In this weeks Techie Tuesday, we feature Kaushik Mukherjee, Head of Engineering at B2B ecommerce unicorn Udaan. He speaks about his multifaceted tech journey, why he focu

Yourstory 7 Jul 2020 5:15 am

Mylan gets DCGI nod for remdesivir in India, to launch at Rs 4,800 per vial to treat COVID-19

Mylan NV has received approval from DCGI to manufacture and market its remdesivir for restricted emergency use in the country for the treatment of COVID-19.

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 9:30 pm

Here are some strategies for reviving the jewellery industry in the post-COVID-19 world

As everyone is gearing up for the post-COVID-19 world, the upcoming wedding season is a perfect opportunity for the jewellery industry to get back to their business, and

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 5:13 pm

How Ather Energy is leveraging the Cloud to build and scale smart mobility solutions for India

Ather Energy Co-Founder and CEO Swapnil Jain speaks about how the right technology partner is key to growth

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 1:56 pm

About 70 pc startups impacted by COVID-19: Survey

The survey highlights the need for an urgent relief package for startups including possible purchase orders from the government, tax relief and swifter tax refunds.

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 1:07 pm

[Funding alert] Last mile distribution startup Frontier Markets raises $2.25M in Pre-Series A

The investment will be utilized by the Jaipur-based startup to launch a B2C platform for consumer purchasing, digital services, with its own branded product line, and pil

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 1:03 pm

Aatmanirbhar Bharat call to help country capitalise on its inherent strengths: Venkaiah Naidu

The vice president said such initiatives by the Indian tech industry and professionals were truly praiseworthy as they not only demonstrated India's prowess in technology

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 1:01 pm

Suniel Shetty partners with wellness brand BodyFirst, promotes Atmanirbhar Bharat

Suniel Shetty joins hands with BodyFirst, which offers nutraceutical and AYUSH products that cater to the wellness needs of every member of the Indian household.

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 12:11 pm

[Funding alert] Four proptech startups from Brigade REAP's portfolio raise undisclosed amount

Four startups from Brigade REAP's portfolio including LiveSafe1, Aapka Painter, Renewate, and PropVR have raised an undisclosed amount of funding during the ongoing coron

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 12:05 pm

Learning not lost

A shift from the normal has a significant impact on children with intellectual disabilities, whose lives are largely governed by routine. Here is how they are adapting to

The Hindu 6 Jul 2020 9:20 am

At YS Exclusive Digital India Townhall, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad says India's moment is now

To commemorate five years of Digital India, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad went LIVE with Indias tech entrepreneurs in a virtual event hosted by YourStory.

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 6:00 am

How data-analytics startup Near went from adtech to become a SaaS company

Founded by Anil Mathews, the Singapore and Bengaluru-based startup has built a large data resource, which can tell how consumers are behaving by location.

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 5:35 am

With partners like Delhivery and Shadowfax, Delhi-based startup Pickrr is simplifying logistics

During the coronavirus-led shutdown, Delhi-based startup Pickrr shifted its focus to make deliveries of essentials and maintain its pre-lockdown numbers.

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 5:20 am

This wealth-tech startup helps Indians invest in Google, Amazon, Facebook, and other US stocks

Wealth management startup Winvesta launched in India in March. It helps retail investors buy shares in S&P 500 companies through a mobile app.

Yourstory 6 Jul 2020 5:10 am

Coronavirus updates for July 5

Here's a roundup of YourStory's coverage today of how India and the world are dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.

Yourstory 5 Jul 2020 9:37 pm

At the forefront of Indias healthcare system, ASHA workers soldier on unprotected and poorly paid

Every government health scheme, including the one to fight COVID-19, needs ASHA workers to implement it at the grassroots level. So why cant they at least be paid on time

The Hindu 5 Jul 2020 4:14 pm

Productivity, safety, resilience: how Global MIKE Award winner Tata Chemicals harnesses knowledge management

CIIs Global Knowledge Summit features winners of the Most Innovative Knowledge Enterprise (MIKE) Awards. Richard Lobo of Tata Chemicals shares how the company achieved op

Yourstory 5 Jul 2020 12:50 pm

How this waste management startup pivoted to fight coronavirus

Pune-based sanitary waste management startup PadCare Labs developed two products to disinfect surfaces and objects using UV-C technology.

Yourstory 5 Jul 2020 6:00 am

This Pune pet startup aims to be the one-stop destination for all pet needs

Pawfect is a pet-platform that provides everything that a pet parent will need, which includes grooming sessions, temporary stay, trainer, supplies, medicines, toys, vets

Yourstory 5 Jul 2020 5:45 am

Coronavirus updates for July 4

Here's a roundup of YourStory's coverage today of how India and the world are dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.

Yourstory 4 Jul 2020 9:00 pm

The week that was: From rebooting corporate workspaces to a special townhall with a minister

This week, we tell how a cybersecurity startup is ensuring we remain safe in the era of digitisation, and how an app is bridging Indias literacy divide.

Yourstory 4 Jul 2020 4:22 pm

NASSCOM picks 17 deep tech startups under fourth cohort

Under the fourth cohort, 17 startups were selected, including Devnagri, Exxar, and Stylumia Intelligence Technology.

Yourstory 4 Jul 2020 4:07 pm

TikTok predicts over $6B loss from India's ban: Report

TikTok was downloaded 611 million times in India in this year's first quarter, equating to 30.3 percent of its total downloads worldwide in the quarter.

Yourstory 4 Jul 2020 4:03 pm

How COVID-19 is changing behavioural patterns of home buyers

The current lockdown situation has led to new consumer trends that have been noticeably altering the consumption of residential realty.

Yourstory 4 Jul 2020 12:56 pm

[Funding alert] AI tech startup Inspektlabs raises $600,000 in pre-Series A funding from Better Capital, Titan..

The US and New Delhi-based startup will utilise this funding for product development, and to increase its breadth of offerings for insurance and automotive players across

Yourstory 4 Jul 2020 12:09 pm