Wednesday , 23 January 2019

B & C

BITS opens door to BIRAC BioNest incubator

Team B&C | NT BITS Pilani, Goa Campus at Sancoale, recently launched an incubator- BIRAC BioNest Innovation Lab. Inaugurated by Prof Varun Sahni, vice-chancellor, Goa University, the incubator is set up with financial support of Rs three crores from Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), new DElhi. The incubation’s thrust area will be healthcare and environment. It is expected to give incubation ... Read More »

Car modifications receive a jolt

Dampening the enthusiasm of car buyers who spend lavishly on car modifications to upgrade the look of the exterior of the vehicle is the judgment recently passed by the two judge bench of the Supreme Court. It is very common to spot cars with oversized wheels and led light head lamps along with changes in the engine to gear up ... Read More »

KTM plans on acquiring a major chunk of Kiska design

If you’ve been living under a rock and haven’t heard of Kiska designs, they are responsible for those bonkers KTM designs we’ve been witness to for the past eight years or so. Also, very few people know that the design firm has been working with the Austrian brand for the past 25 years to create one of a kind masterpieces. It all ... Read More »

Applauding the curbs on online companies 

With the government striving to put curbs on online companies, Goan retailers are altogether happy about the move, finds out Shoma Patnaik Please like & share: Read More »

Moderate car sales despite year-end discounts and offers

Automobile companies revealed their monthly despatch details for December 2018 and it is quite clear that buyer sentiment is down and rather sharply at that. Given that the bellwether of the industry, Maruti Suzuki India posted a flat one per cent growth in December 2018, expect overall industry numbers to mirror the leader’s performance. Please like & share: Read More »

Smooth take-off for Tekriwal

Q: Your company recently launched shared air car services, SkyShuttle. How is it doing? The all new SkyShuttle started in late September with a twice-daily jet shuttle between Mumbai and Bengaluru, and twice-daily heli-shuttle from Juhu airport, located in an upmarket residential suburb of Mumbai, Please like & share: Read More »

Don Bosco College of Engineering incubator fires up local startup scene

By Serilda Coutinho A new incubator for startups launched at the Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda, recently. The Forum for Innovation, Incubation, Research and Entrepreneurship (FiiRE) unveiled at the college recently with an incubation program of one year duration and monthly milestone checks to keep a track on the progress made by the startups. Please like & share: Read More »