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27 Jun 2022

Meet Varun Baranwal, cycle mechanic who became IAS officer

The stories of successful UPSC Civil Services Examination candidates have always inspired aspirants across India, and one such tale is of IAS officer Varun Baranwal, who beat the odds to achieve his goal.

07 Jun 2022

80-year-old engineer appears for IIT entrance exam

When 80-year-old Nandakumar K. Menon appeared for an entrance exam, he had to convince the guards at the exam center in Kochi that he was an examinee and not someone's guardian!

09 Nov 2021

How this woman entrepreneur helps small retailers run online stores

Helping tie various elements of a growing e-commerce business together, Mason is a no-code Software as a Service (SaaS) platform that businesses need to ensure the customer-facing storefront always stays shipshape.

08 Nov 2021

How Nitin Gupta's Attero Recycling is catalyzing e-waste recycling

Attero Recycling is India's largest electronic waste (e-waste) and Lithium-ion battery recycling company co-founded by brothers Rohan Gupta and IIT-Delhi alumnus Nitin Gupta.

12 Oct 2021

#NewsBytesExclusive: How Amit Bansal's WizKlub is accelerating skill-based learning

When seven out of every 10 children would do jobs that don't exist yet, what should children learn today to succeed tomorrow?

13 Sep 2021

How Taranjeet Singh's AgNext Technologies is revolutionizing food value chains

India is an emerging technology hub and an established agrarian economy. At the intersection of these worlds, Taranjeet Singh Bhamra is redefining horizons for agriculturists and technocrats alike with his leading agritech start-up AgNext Technologies.

13 Aug 2021

#NewsBytesExclusive: How the Russian start-up JuicyScore strategizes credit fraud prevention

With a presence in over 20 countries in just five years of starting-up, JuicyScore is a sophisticated risk management and fraud prevention solution for financial institutions.

22 Jul 2021

How Ajay Lakhotia's gamified stock trading app helps potential investors

Armed with years of experience garnered at reputed venture capital (VC) firms, Ajay Lakhotia observed that commoners and even those who've studied finance are baffled by jargon traders use. Plus, they are afraid to lose money trading stocks.

07 Jul 2021

Vikas Malpani's journey spearheading community-first audio-video social media app Leher

While the world is fanboying over Clubhouse and its Big Tech clones, Bengaluru-based serial entrepreneur Vikas Malpani has been at it since 2018, shaping Leher to become a world-class audio-video-based social network that revolves around communities and their interests.

15 Jun 2021

COVID-19: 'Feeding Ones in Need' supplies ration to daily-wage workers

The deadly second wave of the COVID-19 and the lockdown that followed has once again brought lives to a standstill.

05 Jun 2021

Aakash Ranison: Meet this climate change activist, and sustainability influencer

Aakash Ranison describes himself as a happy guy, and it is with this same infectious energy that he advocates for climate change.

03 Jun 2021

Non-touch, radiation-free and easy breast examinations? NIRAMAI makes it possible

The painful tests for detecting breast cancer discourage many women to not go for regular examinations, despite being advised to.

19 May 2021

The founders of Django Digital on what sets them apart

In an age where the digital space is scattered with content, childhood buddies Aashay Shah and Shivang Shah founded Django Digital with the aim of providing brands with clutter-breaking solutions.

05 May 2021

Akriti Gupta talks about Canfem, social enterprise for breast-cancer survivors

Canfem, a social enterprise co-founded by Akriti Gupta, offers low-cost, high quality customized products for breast cancer survivors who have undergone mastectomy.

27 Apr 2021

Paving way for empathetic, conscious citizens: International Changemaker Olympiad

Founders Rahul Adhikari and P. Sai Sindhu of the International Changemaker Olympiad (ICO) have one thing in common: Their passion to make a change in society by nurturing young minds to become conscious citizens.

23 Apr 2021

Electric Vehicles
BLive's journey building EV experiences through tourism and retail

Samarth Kholkar is the co-founder of BLive, India's first electric vehicle (EV) experience platform.

09 Apr 2021

Karanvir Singh's journey building India's largest vernacular test preparation platform

At the helm of India's largest vernacular test preparation app called Pariksha is Karanvir Singh, its founder and CEO, an alumnus of Symbiosis University.

06 Apr 2021

How Prakritik Power is helping businesses shift to solar energy

Armed with nine years of work experience, an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, and having spent two years running a successful start-up, Narayan Singh Rao decided to make an impact in the area of sustainable power generation by leveraging solar energy.

25 Mar 2021

Finshots: Improving India's financial literacy, one article at a time

While pursuing MBA at IIM Ahmedabad, Bhanu Harish Gurram realized that an average Indian's financial literacy is sub-par. Moreover, financial news is loaded with technical jargon and aimed squarely at someone from the industry.

03 Apr 2021

How this IIT-Madras incubated start-up is reimagining India's construction industry

After witnessing the havoc wreaked by the 2015 Chennai floods first-hand, then 22-year-old Shree Ram Ravichandran felt there was a dire need for disaster relief shelters which can be swiftly deployed.

20 Mar 2021

How Binbag is changing the e-waste management landscape in India

After working for years in the financial services industry, Bengaluru-based Achitra Borgohain set out to solve India's e-waste problem.

10 Mar 2021

Sarthak Agarwal's iview leverages AI to streamline recruitment

Sarthak Agarwal, an NITK graduate, laid the foundation for iview while he was still in college. What started out as a paperless selection platform for a student club at NITK, is now an Artificial Intelligence (AI) enabled pre-hiring assessment platform trusted by both—start-ups and enterprises.

03 Mar 2021

Disabilities Act
Virali Modi: The disability rights activist you should know about

At 15, she became wheelchair-dependent and today, she's a motivational speaker, model, disability rights activist and an influencer, having spoken on TEDx thrice to astounding ovation.

20 Feb 2021

From office boy to CEO: Dadashaheb Bhagat's inspiring journey

Dadashaheb Bhagat, 29, is a happy husband and a proud father of a 3-year-old girl. He hails from a small village in Beed, Maharashtra, which otherwise known for sugar mills, is making headlines because of his work.

17 Feb 2021

An interview with the co-founder of Munchilicious Granola

Don't we all want to snack in between meals, without having to worry about those added calories?

06 Feb 2021

Noval India: Pushing boundaries with sustainable waste management systems

Siva Sankar, an IIM Kozhikode alumnus, is setting an example for waste management systems in India. At the helm of Noval Sustainability founded in 2013, Sankar has pioneered a unique model for waste management called Greenlease, besides being the turnkey contractor for large slaughterhouse waste-to-protein extraction plants in Kerala.

27 Jan 2021

This 'plastic' deathbed is a clarion call to save climate

Aakash Ranison, 25, is a young climate change activist who, through his life and work, advocates a sustainable and healthy lifestyle.

24 Oct 2020

GS Group's Gowrishanker Gupta and his business mantra

One of the top Indian real estate heroes, Gowrishanker Gupta is a man with a great vision when it comes to setting goals and objectives.

23 Oct 2020

How to build high-converting funnel from scratch? Yuvraj Chavan reveals

Young entrepreneur Yuvraj Chavan is on the path of changing the Indian digital marketing industry using the ultimate power of sales funnels and social media marketing.

22 Oct 2020

Indian teenage entrepreneur Sachin Farroda's successful journey in digital marketing

Born in a village in Rajasthan, 17-year-old Sachin Farroda is already a successful entrepreneur.

20 Oct 2020

Teenage entrepreneur Vishal's journey to success, social media, and InstaEASY

Vishal Shinde, who is also known as "KnoxShinde," is one of the most recognized names in Instagram Marketing Space.

16 Oct 2020

Spazeden is ready to redefine real estate sector with technology

New concepts and ideas are now taking over many industries including the real estate sector.

10 Oct 2020

Raman Dandyan leads the pack in the digital marketing world

Digital marketing is becoming popular as a marketing strategy for businesses due to its cost effectiveness and wide reach.

07 Oct 2020

Makeup artist Berry Bajwa is the talk of the town

In today's world, the field of fashion, with the increasing job opportunities, is reaching great heights.

09 Oct 2020

Ashish Mathur's choreography is shaping the dancing world

Ashish Mathur is a well-known name in the world of dance.

08 Oct 2020

Indian teenager Ankita Bansode launches a crime fiction book

Born on June 19, 2003 in Pune, Maharashtra, Ankita Bansode is an Indian teenage author and poet.

03 Oct 2020

Here's how Zach Peterson became a versatile and multi-skilled entrepreneur

People often realize their passion for one thing, dive into it and work for it consistently until they make it.

02 Oct 2020

Story of Bobby Bandz, an award-winning photographer and videographer

Photography is a creative and artistic field that requires exceptional photographers who can capture moments beautifully and weave them in a story.

02 Oct 2020

Meet Daniel Gonzalez, an expert guide on real estate issues

When it comes to real estate, people often reach a dead end as they are not aware of the procedures and legalities involved.

29 Sep 2020

The inspiring story of famous professional bodyguard Jizzy Mack

When there is no hope left, many work harder while passionately keeping belief in God.

23 Sep 2020

Digital Marketing
Here's how Balazs Kardos became an inspiration from an immigrant

Balazs W Kardos's life wasn't always champagne and roses.

18 Sep 2020

Adventure photographer Gregg Jaden's two near-death experiences changed his life

Have you ever thought about how life paths change within a split second resulting in an entirely new business?

16 Sep 2020

For the Stori family, Pashto is more than a language

Born in Germany, Pohyal Stori didn't forget his roots.

29 Aug 2020

Open, Uninhibited: How Pallavi Barnwal is eradicating sexual shame

The act of sex, and any conversation around it, is often met with stigma, shame, and disgrace.

14 Jul 2020

Uttar Pradesh
#NewsBytesExclusive: Meet Tushar Singh, CBSE Class-12 topper who scored 500/500

The Central Board of Secondary Education released the long-awaited Class-12 Board Examination results on July 13.

28 Mar 2020

MP: Coronavirus warrior kept working despite learning of mother's demise

Nothing but dedication will help India defeat COVID-19, the fatal disease caused by the novel coronavirus, which has taken the lives of 20 and infected 902.