INDIA INNOVATION FUND
India considering new innovation, peace funds for Commonwealth
At the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London in 2018, India had said it would double its contribution to the Commonwealth Fund for Technical Cooperation (CFTC), from GBP 1 million to GBP 2 million.
Covid-19: Task force to map technologies to fund nearly market-ready solutions
Nodal officers of ministries and departments concerned have be...
DPIIT, Startup India seek innovative solutions from startups to fight Covid-19 crisis
It said that the challenge is open to all startups, com...
Omidyar Network India announces Rapid Response Funding for Covid-19
Omidyar Network announced a rapid response window to fund proposals that will support the 60% of India's income distribution in managing and help in mitigating the challenges that come with Covid-19.
Disaster relief fund to be used for migrant workers
Big relief for migrant workers. Govt takes note of TIMES NOW campaign.Disaster relief fund to be used for migrant workers.TIMES NOW's Nikunj...
COVID-19: Indian Bank announces additional funding facility
Amidst the coronavirus outbreak, state-run Indian Bank on Wednesday announced an additional funding facility for large corporates, MSME, retail customers, pensioners and self-help groups (SHGs).
Covid-19 to hit imports of card swipe machines
Indian payment companies get 90% of their point-of-sale terminals from China and their imports are now on the verge of getting disrupted as Chinese manufacturing activity is still reeling from the Covid-19 outbreak.
India to contribute $10 mn for COVID-19 emergency fund, says PM Modi at SAARC
I propose, we create a #COVID19 emergency fund. This could be based on voluntary contributions from all of us. India can start with an initi...
Axis Bluechip Fund: Fund review
In the past five-year and ten-year periods, the scheme has given 6.5% and 9.6% returns, respectively, while its peers have given average returns of 1.6 % and 6.3%, respectively, over the same periods.
How India can rise to the Covid challenge
India is in the middle of a calamity. An extraordinary challenge requires an extraordinary response.
Coronavirus battle: India coordinating with US, China and others
While the foreign ministers of India and the US have spoken twice since the last month, India is coordinating with China for the purchase of personal protective equipment kits.
Covid-19: Zomato sets up funds for income-starved daily wage workers in India
For the current initiative, Zomato has partnered with various NGOs to make sure of responsible distribution of the meal kits bought by the funds while maintaining social distancing.
IndiaNivesh shutters brokerage business
The 14-year brokerage has become the first casualty of the turmoil in the stock market over the past 40 days triggered by the global pandemic. The firm has shut down its PMS business called IndiaNivesh Small Cap (Sprout) last week.
Lack of medical funds poses challenge in fight against COVID-19: Fitch
Fitch Solutions noted that more than 80 per cent of the population still does not have any significant health insurance coverage and approximately 68 per cent of the Indian population has limited or no access to essential medicines.
PM-proposed SAARC emergency fund to combat coronavirus operationalised: MEA
The SAARC nations vowed on Sunday to jointly combat the coronavirus as Modi proposed an emergency fund with an initial offer of USD 10 million from India. Prime minister Modi made a series of suggestions that were hailed by the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) leaders and representatives.
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