News Roundup: BJP Opens Up Online Donations; Printvenue Launches in Singapore

This election, parties don’t seem to be sparing any efforts. After Aam Aadmi Party opened up online donations and mopped up a cool Rs 5 cr in less than a month, the Bharatiya Janatha Party has begun its online fund raising campaign. The party also revamped its website.

The new BJP website will now accept online donations along with Cheque/ DD. A donor can contribute to the party fund or to the Modi for PM fund. BJP Online Donation

The BJP has also launched mobile applications for various platforms including Android, BlackBerry & Nokia.

Printvenue Launches in Singapore

Online personalized accessories portal Printvenue has launched its services in Singapore, its first international market.

Saurabh Kocchar, Co-founder and Managing Director,, said:

We have taken the first step by taking our services to Singapore. Besides, Singapore has the most open market in Asia with direct access to customers and zero bureaucratic hurdles which favours our business model.

The company said that it has served a million Indians within a year of launch and now has 200 products with 75 employees.