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From techie to award-winning writer: How Amazon KDP Pen to Publish Contest played a big role in Sudha Nair’s journey

For Sudha Nair, jointly winning the inaugural edition of Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing’s Pen to Publish 2017 literary contest along with J Alchem meant much more than just the attractive cash prize; a publishing deal with Westland and global acclaim. “Winning taught me that it wasn’t about the applause or the adulation, but about the satisfaction of having created, without […]

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How innovating has helped these 3 youngsters generate a turnover of Rs 1 crore in 8 months

Founded by three engineers, Mumbai-based Eventuate Innovations is designing products that make people’s life simpler. After a food-dispensing aquarium and self-watering planter, they are launching an energy and water-efficient cooler. In a world where Alexa can order a cab for you and Siri can give you a weather update, can’t daily-use products around the home simplify your life? Eventuate Innovations works […]

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At Global Venture Capital Summit 2018, talks revolve around innovative ideas and the money needed to fund these ideas

Speaking at the Global Venture Capital Summit 2018 Union Minister of Commerce and Industries Suresh Prabhu said the country will need more ideas and more capital to multiply its wealth. The Global Venture Capital Summit 2018 kicked off in Goa on December 7. An initiative of the Departmental of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) and […]

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Designs for life: the Guatemalan women fighting for rights to their textiles

Beautiful handwoven Mayan textile designs are often copied by foreign designers and mass produced. It amounts to intellectual property theft, say the Mayan women who are fighting back “Red. That’s the colour we use the most. It represents our blood,” says Marina Rodríguez from Tecpán, Guatemala. Rodríguez has been weaving since the age of eight. […]