Tihar Food Court is a vegetarian cafeteria in New Delhi where the food is made and served by criminals, including murderers, as part of a rehabilitation effort.
Numerics is an app that simplifies and customizes business analytics, making it easier for companies to track their numbers using mobile devices.
Kan Khajura Tesan is an always-on radio station that those in electricity-scarce locations can access by calling it on their cell phone.
Protoprint has partnered with waste picker co-operatives in India to create the world’s first fair trade 3D-printing filament.
Aarambh is using discarded cardboard waste to create school bags which unpack into small desks — designed to improve the posture of children who are used to sitting and writing on the floor.
Two ventures — Lechal and SuperShoes — are enabling anyone to turn their shoes into smart devices, using vibrations to let them know which way to turn without checking their phone.
Kerala-based social venture Innovation eXperience is offering entrepreneurs kitted-out workstations to create eco electronic products, as well as the training and finance to market them.
India-based holiday booking site MakeMyTrip is now enabling consumers to arrange a bus journey across the country with just a couple of text messages.
The Water Bench is a Dutch-Chinese innovation that puts the furniture to work during heavy rain, collecting rainwater to irrigate the parks they sit in during drier spells.
SpiceJet now allows customers to book the seat next to them for a nominal fee when their flight hasn’t reached capacity.