This Domino’s delivery boy went on to launch a multi-crore cake brand by selling wife’s jewellery – now has 15 outlets across India

There’s something extremely special about rags-to-riches stories. In most of them, one man/woman decides to stop being the victim of their circumstances and moves forward with tunnel vision. Rising from the dust and becoming self-made is not just about money – it is the perseverance that inspires us. This is about Sunil Vashisht, a small-town […]

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Does the ‘valuation’ debate confuse you? Here’s a short guide to help you understand the jargon around startup valuation.

In the past few years, India has become a lucrative space for startup investments and many reputed startups have also released their IPOs (Initial Public Offerings) and have thus hit the public market in doing so.  All these firms and IPOs were backed by investors from across the board. However, the stock pricing of these […]

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Are you eyeing funding and guidance? Here are tried and tested ways to approach Angel Investors in India.

In our last article, we took you with around 30 angel investors who are actively investing in various startups across various sectors.  And let’s say, you have laid the foundation of your startup but now it’s time to push it ahead – and you are seeking funds. Seeking funds is never a piece of cake […]

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Are you eyeing funding and support? Here are India’s most wanted top 30 Angel Investors

The Indian startup ecosystem is booming with innovations and ideas. This has made investors constantly be on the lookout for investment opportunities that will not only yield capital returns but also make everyday life easier for the nation at large.  Additionally, the Indian startup realm has grown exponentially in the past few years and has […]

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This Mumbai based startup launches ONE number for ALL emergencies – 91176 91176, aims to connect people in distress to the concerned departments and authorities.

India is a country that holds the 135th rank in the list of the safest countries in the world. Add to it the regular emergency situations and the delay in connecting to service helplines, and the problem becomes an even bigger one. The Government has introduced a bunch of emergency helplines to help people in […]

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This Jaipur man used savings for his daughter’s marriage and set up a business converting cow dung into paper – now earns in crores.

How many times have you seen someone being called ‘crazy’ for a startup idea? Probably a lot. Our social circle’s opinions shape our decisions. And we give in, almost succumbing to them. Bhim Raj Sharma, however, is someone who battled against all odds, and all criticisms, and founded a startup that no one believed in. […]

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Backed by HDFC Life, this startup launched a free, DIY guide that helps you take the right term insurance decisions to protect your family, minus any spam or bias!

Meet KlarifyLife. It’s an initiative conceptualised and founded by Nithin Johnson – who holds experience across corporate, consulting & entrepreneurial roles and currently heads Strategy, Special Projects, and Customer Experience at HDFC Life. A life insurance industry veteran, Nithin realised over the years that many people, especially millennials and Gen Z, struggle to understand the […]

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This entrepreneur worked in his provision store and set up a tea brand worth Rs 185 Cr – says it happened because of “dhande ka junoon.”

How many provision and general stores do you visit on an everyday basis? What would your reaction be if someone who works at a provision store sets up a tea brand that reaches crores? This is the story of Haresh Kathrotiya, the founder of Tulsi Tea. It is the second-largest tea brand under GM Tea […]

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This 26-year-old young entrepreneur started a funky hair colour brand in 2021 and generated Rs 3.5 crore turnover last year.

Started by Yushika Jolly in 2021, Paradyes is a semi-permanent hair colouring brand that offers a host of pop, funky hair colours that are safe to use. One of the most fun things a person can do is to dye their hair, especially in funky colours. However, one might decide against colouring their hair because […]

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This software engineer quit her job to build a clothing brand with her mother, serves globally, and hits Rs 2 crore yearly revenue!

Allahabad-based Glitter Choli is a homegrown brand that resonates with the natural fashion instincts of people through its designs, delivery, and customisation.  Conceptualised and founded by Adeeba Khan and her mother Yasmin Khan, Glitter Choli is a personalisation-first clothing brand that aims to appeal to the audience with its vision of delivering upon their custom […]

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