Jharkhand  /  Published 31.12.18

Gerbera entrepreneur to help veggie farmers

The New Year is expected to bring glad tidings for some East Singhbhum farmers, thanks to steel-city farmer-entrepreneur Sudipta Ghosh.Ghosh (46), who started farming gerbera flowers in 2016 in her fi...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 15.12.18

China honour for Siliguri industrialist

A Siliguri based entrepreneur, Nishant Mittal, a director of the PCM group, has been conferred with the prestigious Barclays Hurun Nextgen Leader Award earlier this week.Mittal, 32, was handed over th...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Style  /  Published 21.10.19

Four young F&B entrepreneurs bring out their style

Sudhir Ahuja, the owner of Bakstage, the Sector V rock pub, “poured a drink after 45 days”. Pravakar Yonzone, the co-owner of Momo I Am chain of restaurants, didn’t know how time flew by. Vijyan...
By Saionee Chakraborty in

Books  /  Published 24.05.19

An entrepreneurial spark led to Book Thela

Entrepreneurial flair and the need to see your own burgeoning business can arrive at any point of time in life. For Riticka Srivastav, it happened while she was still in college. What started with del...
By Shrestha Saha in

North East  /  Published 07.05.19

‘Hurt’ activist mulls legal recourse

Harkumar Goswami, an Assamese Brahmin, has received a notice objecting to his name being included in the complete draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) as a genuine citizen. The 58-year-old social...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 25.04.19

Are long work hours really a blessing, Mr Ma?

The famous entrepreneur from China, Jack Ma, recently endorsed a 72-hour working week, claiming it to be a blessing. It is referred to as a ‘996 week’, which means one works from 9 am to 9 pm for ...
By The Editorial Board in

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.12.18

How footwear baron roped in Jharkhand SHGs

When one reaches a certain height, one must give back to society, feels young Calcutta entrepreneur Arjun Bahri Dhawan, 32, the prime mover behind Prem Footwear at Bhitia in Govindpur, 8km from Dhanba...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Culture  /  Published 27.10.18

A home for Mr Khan

A large city has streets full of stories, of all kinds too. Now, some people like to lord over them — the streets — some end up on them tragically, some mingle with the paraphernalia, some guard, ...
By Tauhid Khan in

Business  /  Published 19.02.20

Biocon chief Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw bags EY award

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, chairperson and managing director of Biocon, has been named the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2019 and will now represent India at the EY World Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Mon...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.18

Business as career option for students

Priyadarshini Dey, a PhD student of Jadavpur University, started a digital platform a little over a year ago to provide rural schoolchildren online tutorials.The programme has spread to six districts ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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