Reading cracks in design

On the day that the Vivekananda Road flyover in Kolkata would collapse, two labourers were climbing up its structure when they reportedly heard a cracking noise from the giant nuts in its cantilever. The structure was letting us—its makers, users and future victims—know that all was not well. The engineers of IVRCL Ltd, the construction […]

Top 10 things I learned by building the Startup Tunnel incubator

A year ago we had a long thin space in South Delhi, a network of mentors and a clutch of willing startups. Today we have a budding incubator and four successful startups who’ve gone on to seed-round funding. Altogether, we’ve been involved in the creation of US$50 million of new value over the course of nine […]

Early Stage Incubator ‘Startup Tunnel’ Welcomes Applications for its Next Batch

New Delhi based Startup Tunnel (STun) is an early stage incubator that helps young entrepreneurs contemplate powerful business ideas, and translate them into vital realities. Startup Tunnel fostered its first batch between December 2014 and February 2015, and launched them in April 2015. And now, the incubator is all set to build its second batch, […]

Delhi-Based Incubator ‘Startup Tunnel’ Opens Applications from Startup Founders

Recently launched New Delhi-based early stage incubator, Startup Tunnel(STun) has announced that it is accepting applications from startups for its new batch. STun is an Indian incubation program which provides customized mentorship to world changing startups and helps them with product definition, market validation, product launch, customer engagement, and early stage funding. It focusing intensively on product development […]