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frapp: College buddies’ idea becomes a business

We belong to the generation that believes in ideas and innovation and is not afraid to go after what we believe in. This is one such story, the story of a young company. They are fearless and bold and they believe in making a difference. Read their story, in their own words. First of all, thank you for taking time ...

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Applications invited to the INK Fellows Program 2014

INK, a physical and digital platform for sharing innovative ideas, calls upon ‘multi-disciplinary’ young achievers to come and share ideas. Applications for the INK Fellows Programme for 2014 are open from Jan 15 to March 30, 2014. The initiative aims to identify a multi-disciplinary group of 20 young path-breakers capable of bringing about a positive change in not just their ...

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Sow The Seeds

Entries open for The NEN First Dot 2010-2011, India’s first ever student startup showcase. Register now! An initiative of the NEN Entrepreneurship Cells in Chennai and the NEN Trust, the First Dot brings together student start-ups from across the country, providing them an opportunity to showcase their products and services to a panel of successful entrepreneurs, expert mentors, national print ...

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E4SI Fellowship 2010

The Engineers for Social Impact (E4SI) fellowship program has commenced its third annual rigorous recruitment process to match the most talented undergraduate students from twenty-five elite Indian engineering schools with partner enterprises that are catalyzing development through enterprise and market-based solutions. E4SI fellowships promise to be highly entrepreneurial in a way that combines the best of consulting, technology, and social ...

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Mixing biz with Pleasure

They say a business venture with friends is a bad idea. Varun Vazir met a few friends, who think otherwise Coffee shop partnership On March 15, friends-turned-business-partners Mathew Lawrence (26) and Shreyas Chitre (24) started Café Gup Shup in Dombivli, Mumbai. “We are friends since the last two years and met Pune’s Vishwakarma Institute of Management. In Pune, there are ...

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We LOVE the ARTS! Do you too?

We LOVE the ARTS! Do you too? Let your answer be yes or no, but be sure to visit www.dhonuk.com, an online ecosystem for art lovers. (Pronounce dhownook – Shamit Bagchi, founder of the site insists) What is Dhonuk all about? As our punch line states: ‘We LOVE the ARTS! Do you too?’, www.dhonuk.com is an online ecosystem for art ...

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Speak your mind with MOUTHSHUT.COM

Prachi Parekh refuses to keep her mouth shut and grills Faisal Farooqui, CEO of Mouthshut.com, about his website What is the site Mouthshut.com all about? It’s a social media website that focuses on consumers’ opinions on products and services. If you are planning to buy something, then Mouthshut tells you about the utility of the product through people who have ...

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Blauk.com

Saurabh Datar catches up with entrepreneur Samson Manickaraj, who says his website ‘Blauk’ is going to be a rage soon Tell us about yourself I’m basically from Chennai and finished my engineering from TNCOE, Coimbatore in 2001. I moved to San Diego, California to pursue my MS. After my graduation, I worked as an intern in the web department of ...

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Tiffin Time!

Mumbai’s dabbawallas started it, but many enterprising people have taken it further. Priya Chaphekar catches up with some dabbawallas with a difference Green Veggies Owner: Nimit Shah When did you start with Green Veggies and what made you get into this business? I started off with Green Veggies in 2006, when I was in college. My idea was to start ...

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