Centre launches funding scheme for startups, MSMEs

The Union Ministry of Mines announced on Wednesday that it has decided to fund research and innovation in startups and MSMEs in the mining, mineral processing, metallurgy and recycling sector (S&T-PRISM) and has brought out guidelines for the scheme.

DRDO holds interaction with defence startups

Secretary Department of Defence R&D and Chairman DRDO Samir V Kamat chaired the open brainstorming session 'Chintan'. He assured the industry that DRDO will extend all possible support to them and will play the role of a mentor in building their capabilities to make India a net defence exporter.