Online Payments Technology Firm - Fino Paytech

Online Payments Technology Firm Fino Paytech Raises INR 400 Crore For Payments Bank

Online Payments Technology firm and soon-to-be-launched payments bank, Fino Paytech, announced the completion of its INR 400 crore fund raising exercise. In the process the company has also complied with RBI’s guidelines on having majority domestic shareholding. Online Payments Technology firm Fino Paytech is a payments technology solutions provider to banks, financial institutions and MFIs. […]

Startup Fund - Fund of Funds for Startups

Union Cabinet Led By PM Modi Approves INR 10, 000 Crore Startup Fund ‘Fund of Funds for Startups’

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the establishment of Startup Fund named “Fund of Funds for Startups” (FFS) at Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) for contribution to various Alternative Investment Funds (AIF), registered with Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) which would extend funding support […]

Government Removed Angel Tax

Government Removed Angel Tax For Investors Providing Funding To Startups

Government has removed the Angel Tax for investors providing funding to startups, under its ambitious Startup India Action Plan to boost entrepreneurship and job creation in the country. Funding to startups, notified under the government-approved plan announced by PM Narendra Modi in January, will not face tax even if it exceeds the face value. Resident […]

Doordarshan Digital Terrestrial Television - Free on Smartphones without Internet

Doordarshan Digital Terrestrial Television To Offer DD Channels On Smartphone Without Internet

Doordarshan Digital Terrestrial Television has availed free offline service to allow its users to watch DD channels like DD National, DD News, DD Bharati, DD Sports, DD Regional/DD Kisan on the smartphone without any internet connection.   The broadcaster said that the Digital Terrestrial Television services of Doordarshan is available since February 25 in 16 cities […]

Emergency Contact Numbers 112

Emergency Contact Numbers 112 Introduced For Emergency Assistance Across India

Indian government has introduced a common Emergency Contact Numbers ‘112’ across the country as national emergency number to help people avail services such as the police, ambulance and fire department. People need to dial just a single number 112 for help during emergency situations, approved by the inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission, would be similar to the ‘911’ all-in-one emergency […]

RTI Applications Online

Citizens Can Now File RTI Applications Online

Citizens of India can now file RTI Applications Online (Right To Information) with 431 public authorities through a new government portal , reports PTI. Minister of state for personnel Jitendra Singh added in a written Lok Sabha reply that all the states have also been requested to explore the feasibility of implementing online RTI in […]