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Bike Bazaar Secures INR 25 Cr Debt Financing from MAS Financial

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Bike Bazaar Secures INR 25 Cr Debt Financing from MAS Financial

In a significant development for the online two-wheeler marketplace and financing platform, Bike Bazaar has successfully raised a debt of INR 25 Cr (approximately $3 Mn) from financial services compan...

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Comet Raises $5 Million in Series A Funding, Led by Elevation Capital

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Comet Raises $5 Million in Series A Funding, Led by Elevation Capital

In a significant development for the Indian direct-to-consumer (D2C) sneaker market, Bengaluru-based startup Comet has successfully raised INR 42 Cr (approximately $5 million) in Series A funding. Thi...

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Wify Raises Rs 25 Crore in Funding to Revolutionize Home Improvement Sector

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Wify Raises Rs 25 Crore in Funding to Revolutionize Home Improvement Sector

Wify, a cutting-edge technology-enabled construction and home improvement platform, has successfully raised Rs 25 crore in a funding round spearheaded by Mount Judi Ventures, with significant particip...

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Purplle Secures ₹1,000 Crore in Funding, Signaling a Revival for Indian Startups

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Purplle Secures ₹1,000 Crore in Funding, Signaling a Revival for Indian Startups

In a significant boost for the Indian startup ecosystem, beauty retailer Purplle has closed a ₹1,000 crore ($120 million) financing round. This round was led by Abu Dhabi's sovereign fund, ADIA, along...

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Visual Telematics Startup Cautio Secures ₹6.5 Crore in Pre-Seed Funding Round

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Visual Telematics Startup Cautio Secures ₹6.5 Crore in Pre-Seed Funding Round

Visual telematics startup Cautio has made headlines by raising ₹6.5 crore in a pre-seed funding round. This significant funding round was led by prominent investors Antler, 8i Ventures, and AU Small F...

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Pivot Robots Secures Funding from NuVentures to Revolutionize Industrial Automation

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Pivot Robots Secures Funding from NuVentures to Revolutionize Industrial Automation

US-based artificial intelligence (AI) startup Pivot Robots has successfully raised an undisclosed amount of funding from early-stage venture fund NuVentures. This investment will support the startup's...

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UPI Transactions See Slight Dip To 13.89 Bn in June 2024 but Maintain Strong Year-on-Year Growth

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UPI Transactions See Slight Dip To 13.89 Bn in June 2024 but Maintain Strong Year-on-Year Growth

Unified Payment Interface (UPI) transactions experienced a slight dip in June 2024, with a 1% decrease in volume and a 2% decrease in value compared to May 2024. According to data shared by the Nation...

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Zomato Faces Tax Demand of Rs 9.5 Crore from Karnataka Authorities

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Zomato Faces Tax Demand of Rs 9.5 Crore from Karnataka Authorities

In a recent regulatory filing, listed food delivery and quick commerce major Zomato disclosed that it has received a tax demand, along with interest and penalty, amounting to Rs 9.5 crore from the Kar...

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PayU's LazyPay Expands Quick Commerce Partnership with Blinkit Addition

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PayU's LazyPay Expands Quick Commerce Partnership with Blinkit Addition

In a significant move towards enhancing digital payment solutions, Naspers-backed fintech firm PayU’s credit service, LazyPay, has announced a strategic partnership with quick commerce app Blinkit. Th...

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Urban Company Achieves Profit in April-June Quarter, Sets Sights on IPO in 2025

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Urban Company Achieves Profit in April-June Quarter, Sets Sights on IPO in 2025

Record Revenue and Profitability Highlight Growth for Urban CompanyGurugram-based home services platform Urban Company has reported a significant achievement in its financial performance for the April...

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 Nodwin Gaming to Acquire German Esports Agency Freaks 4U Gaming in Rs 271 crore Deal

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Nodwin Gaming to Acquire German Esports Agency Freaks 4U Gaming in Rs 271 crore Deal

Strategic Acquisition to Strengthen Nodwin's Global PresenceNodwin Gaming, the esports and events arm of Nazara Technologies, has announced a significant acquisition of the German esports and gaming m...

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Ola Electric to Invest $100 Million in Gigafactory for Lithium-Ion Battery Cells

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Ola Electric to Invest $100 Million in Gigafactory for Lithium-Ion Battery Cells

IPO-Bound Ola Electric Gears Up for Local Battery Cell ProductionOla Electric, on the brink of its initial public offering (IPO), has announced a significant investment of $100 million (approximately ...

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Two Brothers Organic Farms Secures Rs 58.2 Crore Investment from Nithin Kamath's Rainmatter

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Two Brothers Organic Farms Secures Rs 58.2 Crore Investment from Nithin Kamath's Rainmatter

Two Brothers Organic Farms, a pioneering agritech startup, has successfully secured Rs 58.2 crore in an equity funding round. The round was led by Nithin Kamath’s Rainmatter Foundation, co-founder of ...

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Autocracy Machinery Secures Rs 6 Crore in Pre-Series A Funding Led by VC Grid

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Autocracy Machinery Secures Rs 6 Crore in Pre-Series A Funding Led by VC Grid

Hyderabad-based Manufacturer Eyes Global Expansion with New InvestmentAutocracy Machinery, a pioneering manufacturer of trenching, turf, and construction machinery, has successfully raised Rs 6 crore ...

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Finnest Acquires Majority Stake in Kitchens@ with $160 Million Investment

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Finnest Acquires Majority Stake in Kitchens@ with $160 Million Investment

London-Based Private Equity Firm Takes Commanding Share in Cloud Kitchen InnovatorIn a significant development for the food tech industry, London-based private equity firm Finnest has acquired a major...

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Smartworks Secures INR 168 Crore in Funding from Key Investors Including Keppel Ltd

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Smartworks Secures INR 168 Crore in Funding from Key Investors Including Keppel Ltd

Co-working platform Smartworks has announced a significant fundraising achievement, securing INR 168 crore (USD 20.24 million) from a diverse group of investors. The funding round saw participation fr...

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Aris Infra Plans IPO to Raise Rs 600-700 Crore, Backed by High-Profile Investors

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Aris Infra Plans IPO to Raise Rs 600-700 Crore, Backed by High-Profile Investors

Mumbai-based Aris Infra, a technology-driven construction material procurement platform, is set to raise Rs 600-700 crore through an initial public offering (IPO). The company, founded in February 202...

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Fabless Semiconductor Startup Morphing Machines Secures $2.76 Million in Seed Funding

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Fabless Semiconductor Startup Morphing Machines Secures $2.76 Million in Seed Funding

Morphing Machines, a cutting-edge fabless semiconductor startup, has successfully raised $2.76 million in its seed funding round. This round was led by Speciale Invest, a venture capital firm speciali...

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Matter Motors Secures Rs 82 Crore in Funding from High-Profile Investors

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Matter Motors Secures Rs 82 Crore in Funding from High-Profile Investors

Electric motorcycle manufacturer Matter Motors has successfully raised Rs 82 crore in a recent funding round, attracting investments from prominent global players, including Japan Airlines & TransLink...

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Novavente Secures $3 Million in Funding Led by Highbrow Securities, Plans Global Expansion and IPO

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Novavente Secures $3 Million in Funding Led by Highbrow Securities, Plans Global Expansion and IPO

Sales consulting firm Novavente has secured $3 million (approximately Rs 25 crore) in a fresh round of equity funding. The investment was led by Mumbai-based investment bank Highbrow Securities. The f...

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Rocketlane Raises $24 Million to Propel AI Roadmap and Expand Global Reach

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Rocketlane Raises $24 Million to Propel AI Roadmap and Expand Global Reach

Chennai-based B2B software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup Rocketlane has secured $24 million (approximately Rs 200 crore) in a funding round co-led by 8VC, Matrix Partners India, and Nexus Venture Partne...

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Sid’s Farm Raises $10 Million in Funding to Expand Presence in Bengaluru and Hyderabad

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Sid’s Farm Raises $10 Million in Funding to Expand Presence in Bengaluru and Hyderabad

Hyderabad-based direct-to-consumer dairy brand Sid’s Farm has successfully raised $10 million (approximately Rs 83 crore) in a funding round led by Mumbai-based venture fund Omnivore and the family of...

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Zyod Secures $18 Million in Funding to Accelerate Global Expansion and Tech Innovation

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Zyod Secures $18 Million in Funding to Accelerate Global Expansion and Tech Innovation

In a major boost to its growth plans, B2B fashion marketplace Zyod has raised $18 million in a mix of equity and debt funding. The funding round was spearheaded by venture firm RTP Global, with debt c...

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Lxme Secures $1.2 Million Seed Funding to Empower Women in Financial Planning

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Lxme Secures $1.2 Million Seed Funding to Empower Women in Financial Planning

In a significant development for women-centric financial services, Lxme, a financial platform exclusively for women, has raised $1.2 million in seed funding. The funding round was led by Kalaari Capit...

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Cloudphysician Secures $10.5 Million in Funding to Expand AI Healthcare Solutions

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Cloudphysician Secures $10.5 Million in Funding to Expand AI Healthcare Solutions

Cloudphysician, a leading online healthcare and technology solutions provider, has raised $10.5 million (approximately Rs 87.7 crore) in a funding round led by Peak XV Partners. The round also saw par...

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Swiggy Reports 24% Revenue Growth in 2023; Quick Commerce Gains Boosted, Says Prosus

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Swiggy Reports 24% Revenue Growth in 2023; Quick Commerce Gains Boosted, Says Prosus

In a significant update, Prosus, the largest shareholder in Swiggy, announced robust financial performance for the food and grocery delivery giant for the calendar year 2023. According to Prosus' annu...

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Bluestone Secures Rs 100 Crore Debt Investment from Neo Markets Amidst Pre-IPO Ambitions

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Bluestone Secures Rs 100 Crore Debt Investment from Neo Markets Amidst Pre-IPO Ambitions

Bluestone, the Bengaluru-based omnichannel retailer specializing in jewelry, has successfully raised Rs 100 crore (approximately $12 million) in debt funding from Neo Markets. This marks the third sig...

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Paytm Partners with Skyscanner, Google Flights, and Wego to Expand Online Travel Services

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Paytm Partners with Skyscanner, Google Flights, and Wego to Expand Online Travel Services

One 97 Communications (OCL), the parent company of fintech giant Paytm, has announced strategic partnerships with global travel aggregators Skyscanner, Google Flights, and Wego to bolster its presence...

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Prosus Writes Off $493 Million Stake in Byju's Amid Legal and Financial Turmoil

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Prosus Writes Off $493 Million Stake in Byju's Amid Legal and Financial Turmoil

Dutch-listed technology investment firm Prosus has written off its 9.6% stake in beleaguered edtech firm Byju's. In its annual report, Prosus stated that the group decided to write off the fair value ...

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Meta Rolls Out AI Assistant in India for Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger

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Meta Rolls Out AI Assistant in India for Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger

Meta, the parent company of Facebook, is expanding its artificial intelligence (AI) horizons by rolling out its AI assistant in India. This strategic move allows users across popular Meta platforms—Fa...

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Ather Energy Cofounder Swapnil Jain Champions Indian Electric Two-Wheelers as Global Leaders

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Ather Energy Cofounder Swapnil Jain Champions Indian Electric Two-Wheelers as Global Leaders

Nagpur, India - In a bold declaration at the 'Meet Rizta' event, Ather Energy cofounder Swapnil Jain asserted that Indian electric two-wheelers surpass their global counterparts in both design and tec...

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Zepto Secures $665 Million in Funding, Doubling Valuation to $3.6 Billion

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Zepto Secures $665 Million in Funding, Doubling Valuation to $3.6 Billion

Bengaluru, India, In a major boost to India's quick commerce sector, Zepto has raised $665 million in a funding round, doubling its valuation to $3.6 billion. This development strengthens Zepto's pos...

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Neobank Jupiter's NBFC arm secures Rs 20 crore funding from Peak XV Partners, Matrix Partners, and other investors

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Neobank Jupiter's NBFC arm secures Rs 20 crore funding from Peak XV Partners, Matrix Partners, and other investors

Bengaluru-based Amica Finance Pvt Ltd, the NBFC arm of consumer-focused neo-banking startup Jupiter, has secured Rs 20 crore in its first equity funding round. The round was spearheaded by Peak XV Par...

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Revenue Automation Startup MeetRecord Secures $2.7 Million in Pre-Series A Funding

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Revenue Automation Startup MeetRecord Secures $2.7 Million in Pre-Series A Funding

Bengaluru, June 23, 2024 - MeetRecord, a revenue automation startup based in Bengaluru, has successfully raised $2.7 million in a pre-series A funding round. The investment was led by Singapore-based ...

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River and IBC Secure Major Investments to Boost Electric Mobility and Battery Manufacturing in Karnataka

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River and IBC Secure Major Investments to Boost Electric Mobility and Battery Manufacturing in Karnataka

Electric vehicle startup River and battery manufacturer International Battery Company (IBC) are set to make significant investments in Karnataka, as part of a broader initiative to enhance the state's...

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Eume Secures Rs 15 Crore Funding to Fuel Growth and Innovation in Premium Luggage Market

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Eume Secures Rs 15 Crore Funding to Fuel Growth and Innovation in Premium Luggage Market

Eume, the premium luggage and accessories brand, has successfully raised Rs 15 crore in its latest funding round led by prominent investor Ashish Kacholia. The funds will be instrumental in optimizing...

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Quidich Innovation Labs Secures Funding to Revolutionize Sports Broadcasting Technology

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Quidich Innovation Labs Secures Funding to Revolutionize Sports Broadcasting Technology

Sports broadcasting technology startup Quidich Innovation Labs has raised an undisclosed amount in a funding round led by Centre Court Capital, a venture capital firm focused on sports tech and gaming...

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OrbitShift Secures $7 Million Seed Funding to Revolutionize Sales Intelligence with AI

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OrbitShift Secures $7 Million Seed Funding to Revolutionize Sales Intelligence with AI

Artificial intelligence-powered sales-intelligence startup OrbitShift has successfully raised $7 million in a seed-funding round led by Peak XV Partners' Surge scale-up programme and Stellaris Venture...

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Specialty Chemicals Platform Distil Raises $3.1 Million in Seed Funding Round

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Specialty Chemicals Platform Distil Raises $3.1 Million in Seed Funding Round

Specialty chemicals platform Distil has secured $3.1 million in a seed funding round led by Jungle Ventures and India Quotient, with additional participation from other investors and industry operator...

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Go Zero Secures $1.5 Million in Funding to Expand Operations and Launch New Flavors

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Go Zero Secures $1.5 Million in Funding to Expand Operations and Launch New Flavors

Mumbai, June 19, 2024** – Ice cream maker Go Zero has successfully raised $1.5 million in funding from existing investors DSG Consumer Partners, Saama Capital, and V3 Investors. This new injection of ...

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Supermoney Raises $3.4 Million in Series A Funding to Fuel Growth and Innovation in SME Digital Lending

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Supermoney Raises $3.4 Million in Series A Funding to Fuel Growth and Innovation in SME Digital Lending

Supermoney, a digital lending platform focused on providing working capital solutions to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), has successfully raised $3.4 million (INR 28.6 Crores) in a Series A...

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8X Ventures Announces First Close of Second Deeptech Fund at Rs 200 Crore

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8X Ventures Announces First Close of Second Deeptech Fund at Rs 200 Crore

Early-stage venture capital firm 8X Ventures has announced the first close of its second India-focused deeptech fund at Rs 200 crore, including an additional Rs 100 crore as a green shoe option. This ...

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Fintech Startup POP Secures $2.4 Million in Seed Funding, Gains NPCI Approval for UPI Payments

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Fintech Startup POP Secures $2.4 Million in Seed Funding, Gains NPCI Approval for UPI Payments

Bengaluru-based fintech startup POP has successfully raised $2.4 million in a seed funding round led by India Quotient, with participation from prominent angel investors. The startup also announced it...

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Aditya Birla Group’s TMRW House of Brands Invests Rs 125 Crore in Men’s Wear Brand Wrogn

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Aditya Birla Group’s TMRW House of Brands Invests Rs 125 Crore in Men’s Wear Brand Wrogn

Mumbai, June 19, 2024 ,TMRW House of Brands, an ecommerce rollup venture owned by the Aditya Birla Group, has announced a significant investment of Rs 125 crore in Wrogn, the men's wear brand co-found...

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AI Search Startup Genspark Secures $60 Million in Seed Funding to Challenge Google's Dominance

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AI Search Startup Genspark Secures $60 Million in Seed Funding to Challenge Google's Dominance

Genspark, an innovative artificial intelligence search startup founded by former Baidu executives, has successfully raised $60 million in an oversized seed funding round. The funding was led by Singap...

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The Pant Project Secures $4.25 Million in Maiden Funding Round Led by Sorin Investments

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The Pant Project Secures $4.25 Million in Maiden Funding Round Led by Sorin Investments

The Pant Project, a fashion brand specializing in custom-made and ready-to-wear pants, has successfully raised $4.25 million in its first funding round. The round was led by Sorin Investments, an earl...

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Alyve Health Secures $5.5 Million to Enhance Platform and Expand Operations

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Alyve Health Secures $5.5 Million to Enhance Platform and Expand Operations

Mumbai, India Health tech startup Alyve Health has announced raising $5.5 million from investors to drive initiatives in platform enhancement, talent acquisition, and operational expansion. This fundi...

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Generative AI Startup Ayna Raises $1.5 Million Led by Inflexor Ventures to Revolutionize Product Photography

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Generative AI Startup Ayna Raises $1.5 Million Led by Inflexor Ventures to Revolutionize Product Photography

Generative artificial intelligence (AI) startup Ayna, specializing in product photography, has successfully raised $1.5 million in a funding round led by Inflexor Ventures. The Bengaluru-based company...

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Maxim AI Secures $3 Million Funding Round Led by Elevation Capital to Enhance AI Application Evaluation Platform

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Maxim AI Secures $3 Million Funding Round Led by Elevation Capital to Enhance AI Application Evaluation Platform

San Francisco-based Maxim AI, a cutting-edge platform dedicated to helping developers evaluate and monitor their artificial intelligence applications, has successfully raised $3 million in a funding r...

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GreyLabs AI Secures $1.5 Million in Funding to Revolutionize Financial Institution Analytics

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GreyLabs AI Secures $1.5 Million in Funding to Revolutionize Financial Institution Analytics

Mumbai-based GreyLabs AI, a speech analytics platform designed for financial institutions, has successfully raised $1.5 million in a funding round led by Matrix Partners India. The funding round also ...

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Z21 Ventures Fully Deploys First Fund, Plans $40 Million Second Fund

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Z21 Ventures Fully Deploys First Fund, Plans $40 Million Second Fund

California-based early-stage investment firm Z21 Ventures, which supports startups in India and those founded by Indian-origin entrepreneurs in the US, has fully deployed its initial $5 million fund. ...

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Prosperr.io Secures $1.55 Million Pre-Seed Funding to Revolutionize AI-Powered Tax Solutions

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Prosperr.io Secures $1.55 Million Pre-Seed Funding to Revolutionize AI-Powered Tax Solutions

Prosperr.io, a startup specializing in artificial intelligence-enabled income tax solutions, has announced the successful closure of its $1.55-million pre-seed round. The funding was led by Silicon Va...

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Oyo in Advanced Talks to Raise Rs 1,000 Crore, Eyes Significant Growth and Expansion

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Oyo in Advanced Talks to Raise Rs 1,000 Crore, Eyes Significant Growth and Expansion

Hospitality startup Oyo is on the verge of securing around Rs 1,000 crore ($120 million) in debt funding from the family offices of top Indian corporate executives and stock market experts, according ...

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Games24x7 Reports Robust Growth in FY23 Despite Rising Expenses and Tax Challenges

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Games24x7 Reports Robust Growth in FY23 Despite Rising Expenses and Tax Challenges

Real money gaming (RMG) firm Games24x7 has reported impressive financial growth for the fiscal year ending March 2023. The company's operating revenue surged by over 70% to reach Rs 1,988 crore, compa...

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Centre Approves ₹50 Lakh Grants for Seven Startups in Technical Textiles Sector

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Centre Approves ₹50 Lakh Grants for Seven Startups in Technical Textiles Sector

In a significant move to drive innovation in the textiles sector, the Centre has approved grants of ₹50 lakh each for seven startups under the National Technical Textiles Mission (NTTM). This initiati...

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Amazon Invests $230 Million in AI Startups through AWS Credits

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Amazon Invests $230 Million in AI Startups through AWS Credits

Amazon has announced a significant investment of $230 million in the form of Amazon Web Services (AWS) credits to support artificial intelligence (AI) startups. This initiative is part of a broader st...

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South Park Commons Expands to Bengaluru, Collaborates with Flipkart Co-founder Binny Bansal

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South Park Commons Expands to Bengaluru, Collaborates with Flipkart Co-founder Binny Bansal

South Park Commons (SPC), a renowned community of founders and engineers that operates an early-stage venture fund, has launched its first international outpost in Bengaluru. This marks SPC's expansio...

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Renee Cosmetics Raises Rs 100 Crore in Series B Funding, Aiming to Expand Product Portfolio and Strengthen Omnichannel Presence

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Renee Cosmetics Raises Rs 100 Crore in Series B Funding, Aiming to Expand Product Portfolio and Strengthen Omnichannel Presence

Mumbai, June 15, 2024 — New-age beauty brand Renee Cosmetics has successfully raised Rs 100 crore in its Series B funding round, led by existing investors Evolvence India and Edelweiss Group. This lat...

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360 One WAM Acquires ET Money for $44 Million, Expands into Wealth Tech for the Masses

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360 One WAM Acquires ET Money for $44 Million, Expands into Wealth Tech for the Masses

In a strategic move poised to reshape India's wealth management landscape, 360 One WAM, the nation’s largest wealth manager focused on ultra-high-net-worth individuals, has announced the acquisition o...

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Jupiter Secures RBI's Prepaid Payments Instrument Licence, Set to Revolutionize Digital Wallet Services

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Jupiter Secures RBI's Prepaid Payments Instrument Licence, Set to Revolutionize Digital Wallet Services

Bengaluru, June 12, 2024 — In a significant development for the neobanking sector, Tiger Global and Peak XV Partners-backed startup Jupiter has obtained a prepaid payments instrument (PPI) licence fro...

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Skye Air Takes Flight with $4 Million Funding to Revolutionize Last-Mile Delivery

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Skye Air Takes Flight with $4 Million Funding to Revolutionize Last-Mile Delivery

Gurugram, India - Drone delivery leader Skye Air has soared to new heights with a successful $4 million funding round. This investment, led by Mount Judi Ventures alongside prominent names like Chirat...

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Finsall Secures Rs 15 Crore in Bridge Funding to Fuel Growth in Insurance Premium Financing

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Finsall Secures Rs 15 Crore in Bridge Funding to Fuel Growth in Insurance Premium Financing

Bengaluru, Karnataka - Insurtech startup Finsall has secured Rs 15 crore in a bridge funding round, led by Unicorn India Ventures and SEA Fund. This fresh injection of capital will propel Finsall's mi...

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Foxtale Raises $18 Million in Funding Round Led by Panthera Growth Partners

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Foxtale Raises $18 Million in Funding Round Led by Panthera Growth Partners

Direct-to-consumer (D2C) skincare firm Foxtale has successfully raised $18 million (Rs 150 crore) in a funding round led by Singapore-based Panthera Growth Partners. This round also saw participation ...

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Purplle Secures $100M Funding Led by ADIA Amid Rising Beauty Market Demand

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Purplle Secures $100M Funding Led by ADIA Amid Rising Beauty Market Demand

Mumbai-based beauty retailer Purplle has successfully raised $100 million in a funding round led by Abu Dhabi’s sovereign fund ADIA, valuing the company at approximately $1.2-1.3 billion. This marks a...

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Battery Smart Raises $65 Million to Accelerate EV Infrastructure in India

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Battery Smart Raises $65 Million to Accelerate EV Infrastructure in India

Battery-swapping services provider Battery Smart has secured $65 million (Rs 543 crore) in a funding round led by South African private equity firm LeapFrog Investments, achieving a valuation of $340 ...

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Ola Electric Secures SEBI Nod for India's First EV Startup IPO

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Ola Electric Secures SEBI Nod for India's First EV Startup IPO

Ola Electric has received approval from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for its initial public offering (IPO), marking a significant milestone as the first electric vehicle (EV) star...

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Zomato Infuses Rs 300 Crore into Quick Commerce Business Blinkit Amid Intensifying Competition

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Zomato Infuses Rs 300 Crore into Quick Commerce Business Blinkit Amid Intensifying Competition

Gurgaon-based food delivery giant Zomato has injected fresh capital of Rs 300 crore into its quick commerce business Blinkit, according to a recent regulatory filing with the Registrar of Companies (R...

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Clean Motion's Indian Arm Raises $1 Million in Seed Funding

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Clean Motion's Indian Arm Raises $1 Million in Seed Funding

Clean Motion, a Swedish electric vehicle (EV) maker, has announced that its Indian subsidiary has secured $1 million in seed funding from India Accelerator-backed micro venture capital (VC) firm Finvo...

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Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw Pledges to Propel India’s Semiconductor and Electronics Manufacturing

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Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw Pledges to Propel India’s Semiconductor and Electronics Manufacturing

New Delhi, June 10, 2024 – Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Tuesday reaffirmed the Indian government's commitment to advancing its tech-driven agenda, focusing on cementing India's leadership in sem...

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Deepika Padukone’s D2C Personal Care Brand 82°E to Raise Rs 50 Crore

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Deepika Padukone’s D2C Personal Care Brand 82°E to Raise Rs 50 Crore

Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone's direct-to-consumer (D2C) personal care startup, 82°E, is set to raise Rs 50 crore (approximately $6 million) from both new and existing investors. According to a reg...

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Kissflow Restructures Workforce, Lays Off 11% of Employees Amid Global SaaS Slowdown

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Kissflow Restructures Workforce, Lays Off 11% of Employees Amid Global SaaS Slowdown

Chennai-based workflow automation software provider Kissflow has announced a significant organizational restructuring, resulting in the layoff of approximately 45 employees, representing 11% of its wo...

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Arthan Finance Secures Rs 50 Crore in Series B Funding to Fuel Expansion and Technological Advancements

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Arthan Finance Secures Rs 50 Crore in Series B Funding to Fuel Expansion and Technological Advancements

Arthan Finance, a non-banking financial company (NBFC) specializing in loans for self-employed nano and micro entrepreneurs, has successfully raised Rs 50 crore in Series B funding. This funding round...

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Ixigo IPO Oversubscribed by Retail Investors Within Hours of Launch

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Ixigo IPO Oversubscribed by Retail Investors Within Hours of Launch

Le Travenues Technology, the parent company of online travel platform Ixigo, witnessed an overwhelming response to its initial public offering (IPO) from retail subscribers, with oversubscriptions rea...

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Fintech Firm One97 Communications Announces Layoffs Amid RBI Ban on Paytm Payments Bank

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Fintech Firm One97 Communications Announces Layoffs Amid RBI Ban on Paytm Payments Bank

In a recent development, One97 Communications, the owner of the Paytm brand, has initiated layoffs affecting an undisclosed number of employees. The company is offering outplacement support to ensure ...

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Hocco Raises Rs 100 Crore to Expand Manufacturing and Penetrate New Markets

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Hocco Raises Rs 100 Crore to Expand Manufacturing and Penetrate New Markets

Ahmedabad-based new-age ice cream brand Hocco has successfully raised Rs 100 crore ($12 million) in a funding round led by its promoter group, the Chona family, and existing investor Sauce VC. The rou...

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Hero MotoCorp Invests Rs 124 Crore in Ather Energy, Strengthens Stake in Electric Scooter Market

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Hero MotoCorp Invests Rs 124 Crore in Ather Energy, Strengthens Stake in Electric Scooter Market

In a strategic move to consolidate its position in the burgeoning electric vehicle market, two-wheeler giant Hero MotoCorp has invested Rs 124 crore into Ather Energy. This investment has increased He...

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Prosus' 10% Stake in Byju's Deemed Worthless by HSBC Amid Cash Crunch and Legal Battles

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Prosus' 10% Stake in Byju's Deemed Worthless by HSBC Amid Cash Crunch and Legal Battles

In a significant development, Dutch-listed technology investment firm Prosus' nearly 10% stake in Indian edtech giant Byju's has been deemed worthless by HSBC. This assessment reflects the deepening c...

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Maino.ai Secures $1.8 Million in Funding to Expand and Innovate Digital Marketing Solutions

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Maino.ai Secures $1.8 Million in Funding to Expand and Innovate Digital Marketing Solutions

Digital marketing technology platform Maino.ai announced on Thursday that it has successfully raised $1.8 million (about Rs 15 crore) in a funding round led by India Quotient Advisers LLP. The investm...

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Nvidia's Market Value Surpasses $3 Trillion Amidst Soaring Demand for AI Chips

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Nvidia's Market Value Surpasses $3 Trillion Amidst Soaring Demand for AI Chips

Nvidia's stock price has more than doubled this year, following a spectacular tripling in 2023, positioning it as the third most valuable company in the S&P 500. On Wednesday, Nvidia's stock rose agai...

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BIGGUYS Secures $2 Million Investment from NRIs to Expand Across South India

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BIGGUYS Secures $2 Million Investment from NRIs to Expand Across South India

BIGGUYS, India's fastest-growing homegrown chicken QSR chain, has secured a significant investment of $2 million (over Rs. 16.62 crore). This investment, a mix of equity and other instruments, comes e...

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Fibe Secures $90 Million Funding Despite Challenging Market, Aims for Growth

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Fibe Secures $90 Million Funding Despite Challenging Market, Aims for Growth

Fibe, a Pune-based consumer lending platform previously known as EarlySalary, has secured $90 million in a fresh round of funding. This achievement comes amidst a tough market for fintech startups off...

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Absolute Sports, a Nazara Subsidiary, Acquires SoapCentral for $1.4 Million

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Absolute Sports, a Nazara Subsidiary, Acquires SoapCentral for $1.4 Million

Absolute Sports, a subsidiary of Nazara Technologies, a prominent media and gaming company listed on the stock exchange, has announced the acquisition of SoapCentral.com for $1.4 million (approximatel...

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ixigo Gears Up for IPO Next Week, Aims to Fuel Growth and Tech Investments

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ixigo Gears Up for IPO Next Week, Aims to Fuel Growth and Tech Investments

Online travel aggregator ixigo's parent company, Le Travenues Technology, is set to launch its initial public offering (IPO) next week. Here's a breakdown of the key details and strategic implications...

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Cisco launches $1 Billion AI Fund, Announces Initial Investments

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Cisco launches $1 Billion AI Fund, Announces Initial Investments

Tech giant Cisco has announced a significant move in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI) by launching a dedicated $1 billion investment fund. This strategic initiative positions Cisco as a major...

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InsuranceDekho to Acquire Majority Stake in Credit Card Distributor BankSathi

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InsuranceDekho to Acquire Majority Stake in Credit Card Distributor BankSathi

InsuranceDekho, a leading insurance marketplace, is poised to acquire a majority stake in BankSathi, a credit card and personal loan distributor. This strategic move signifies InsuranceDekho's expansi...

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Digital astrology consulting platform Astrotalk Raises $9.4 Million in Ongoing Funding Round

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Digital astrology consulting platform Astrotalk Raises $9.4 Million in Ongoing Funding Round

Noida-based digital astrology consulting platform, Astrotalk, has successfully raised $9.4 million in an ongoing funding round. This infusion comes from existing investor Left Lane Capital and new inv...

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Deep Tech Startups Eye Dedicated Policy Boost in Upcoming Budget

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Deep Tech Startups Eye Dedicated Policy Boost in Upcoming Budget

The Indian government is considering a dedicated policy for deep tech startups in the upcoming budget, aiming to fuel innovation and economic growth. Here's a breakdown of the key points:Policy Propos...

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PB Fintech Allots 4.83 Million New Shares Under Employee Stock Option Plan

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PB Fintech Allots 4.83 Million New Shares Under Employee Stock Option Plan

PB Fintech, the parent company of PolicyBazaar and Paisabazaar, has made a significant move by allotting 4,830,740 new shares under its Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP). This development was official...

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Country Delight Secures $9 million Funding from Alteria Capital, Poised for Unicorn Status

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Country Delight Secures $9 million Funding from Alteria Capital, Poised for Unicorn Status

In a significant milestone underscoring its rapid growth and market presence, dairy brand Country Delight has successfully raised Rs 76 crore ($9 million) through a strategic combination of debt and e...

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Oxyzo Reports Impressive FY24 Results Operating Revenue Surges by 59% to Reach Rs 903 Crore, Net Profit Stands at Rs 290 Crore

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Oxyzo Reports Impressive FY24 Results Operating Revenue Surges by 59% to Reach Rs 903 Crore, Net Profit Stands at Rs 290 Crore

Oxyzo Financial Services, the B2B lending arm of the unicorn OfBusiness, has emerged as a significant player in its own right. Here's a breakdown of key financials and strategic insights:Financial Per...

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Infra.Market Secures $20 Million for Subsidiary RDC Concrete, Focuses on Growth and Sustainability

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Infra.Market Secures $20 Million for Subsidiary RDC Concrete, Focuses on Growth and Sustainability

Infra.Market, a leading construction materials provider, has announced a successful funding round for its subsidiary RDC Concrete. Here's a breakdown of the key details and strategic implications:RDC ...

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Adani One Superapp Achieves Rs 750 Crore in Gross Sales for FY24

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Adani One Superapp Achieves Rs 750 Crore in Gross Sales for FY24

The Adani Group's superapp, Adani One, has achieved initial success in its first year of operation. Here's a breakdown of key points and future plans:Growth and User Base:GMV (Gross Merchandise Value)...

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Reliance Retail Launches ONDC Pilot Through Fynd Platform

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Reliance Retail Launches ONDC Pilot Through Fynd Platform

Reliance Retail Ventures Limited (RRVL), India's retail giant, is dipping its toes into the government-backed Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) through a pilot program. This move signifies a po...

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Technosport Secures $25 Million Investment Boost from A91 Partners for Sports Apparel Expansion

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Technosport Secures $25 Million Investment Boost from A91 Partners for Sports Apparel Expansion

Bengaluru-headquartered Techno Sportswear has secured $25 million (about Rs 208 crore) from investment fund A91 Partners, marking its first fundraising round. The company, known for its Technosport br...

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Avendus Raises $350 Million for Late-Stage Startups with New Future Leaders Fund III

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Avendus Raises $350 Million for Late-Stage Startups with New Future Leaders Fund III

Avendus, a prominent Indian financial services firm, has launched its third Future Leaders Fund (FLF) with a target corpus of $350 million (INR 3,000 Cr). This fund aims to invest in high-growth, late...

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Ola migrates IT workload from AWS and Azure to Krutrim Cloud, offering free services to developers.

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Ola migrates IT workload from AWS and Azure to Krutrim Cloud, offering free services to developers.

Ride-hailing giant Ola is making a significant shift by migrating its IT workload from cloud giants Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure to its own cloud platform, Krutrim. However, experts b...

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Vegapay Secures $5.5 Million to Streamline Credit Card and Lending Processes

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Vegapay Secures $5.5 Million to Streamline Credit Card and Lending Processes

Vegapay, a business-to-business (B2B)-focused fintech startup, has successfully raised $5.5 million in an equity funding round led by Elevation Capital, with existing investor Eximius Ventures also pa...

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Razorpay Unveils Q-Zap A New Solution for Accelerating Offline Billing

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Razorpay Unveils Q-Zap A New Solution for Accelerating Offline Billing

Razorpay, a leading digital payments company in India, has launched a revolutionary new service called Q-Zap. This innovative solution aims to transform the way offline payments are processed, enhanci...

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Bluestone Poised to Achieve Unicorn Status in Pre-IPO Funding Round

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Bluestone Poised to Achieve Unicorn Status in Pre-IPO Funding Round

Omnichannel jewellery retailer Bluestone is soaring towards a major milestone. They are in talks to raise a staggering $100 million in a pre-IPO round, potentially valuing the company over $1 billion ...

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Cloover Secures $114 Million to Empower Smaller Renewable Energy Installers

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Cloover Secures $114 Million to Empower Smaller Renewable Energy Installers

Cloover, a rising star in the German climate tech scene, has secured a significant $114 million in seed funding. This investment, led by Lowercarbon Capital, empowers smaller renewable energy installe...

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Turno Raises $6 million  in Latest Funding Round to Drive Expansion

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Turno Raises $6 million in Latest Funding Round to Drive Expansion

Bengaluru-based commercial electric vehicle (EV) distribution and financing startup, Turno, has successfully raised $6 million from both new and existing investors. This funding round comes after a 15...

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Zypp Electric Gears Up for Growth with $15 Million Fundraise and International Expansion Plans

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Zypp Electric Gears Up for Growth with $15 Million Fundraise and International Expansion Plans

Zypp Electric, a leading electric vehicle (EV) fleet management company in India, has secured $15 million in fresh funding led by Japanese energy giant Eneos Corporation. This investment fuels Zypp's ...

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CCI Extends AI Impact Study Bidding Deadline to June 18

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CCI Extends AI Impact Study Bidding Deadline to June 18

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has extended the deadline for submitting bids to conduct a market study on the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on competition. This move signifies the ...

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Sauce VC Ups Investment Game with Rs 250 Crore Fund for Early-Stage Consumer Brands

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Sauce VC Ups Investment Game with Rs 250 Crore Fund for Early-Stage Consumer Brands

Consumer-focused venture capital firm Sauce VC is raising its game with a new Rs 250 crore fund, targeting early-stage consumer brands in India. This marks their third fund and signifies their growing...

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IIT Madras Launches First-Ever Sports Tech Incubator in India

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IIT Madras Launches First-Ever Sports Tech Incubator in India

IIT Madras, a premier Indian institute of technology, is making a significant stride in bridging the gap between technology and sports. They are launching India's first-ever sports tech incubator to n...

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Nazara Technologies’ Q4 net profit dropped 98% to INR 18 Lakh, with significant impairments and a 17% revenue decline

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Nazara Technologies’ Q4 net profit dropped 98% to INR 18 Lakh, with significant impairments and a 17% revenue decline

Nazara Technologies, a leading Indian gaming and esports company, reported a significant decline in profitability for the fourth quarter of FY24 (January-March 2024). Here's a breakdown of the key poi...

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Urban Company Employees Cash In: Rs 203 Crore Esop Buyback Fuels Growth

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Urban Company Employees Cash In: Rs 203 Crore Esop Buyback Fuels Growth

Urban Company, the leading at-home services platform in India, announced its largest employee stock ownership plan (Esop) secondary sale program worth Rs 203 crore (around $25 million). This move high...

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Bengaluru Startup Developing Silicon Alternatives for Chips to Scale Up Production

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Bengaluru Startup Developing Silicon Alternatives for Chips to Scale Up Production

NoPo Nanotechnologies, a Bengaluru-based company, is making waves in the nanotechnology space with its development of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs). This advanced material has the potential ...

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Navi Finserv Secures Rs 150 Crore Through NCDs, Raising Questions About IPO Plans

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Navi Finserv Secures Rs 150 Crore Through NCDs, Raising Questions About IPO Plans

Sachin Bansal's Navi Finserv has raised Rs 150 crore through non-convertible debentures (NCDs) from individual investors. This development comes amidst Navi's previous attempts at securing larger fund...

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Finvolve Raises Rs 100 Crore in First Fund Closing Aims to Be B2B Angel Investment Powerhouse

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Finvolve Raises Rs 100 Crore in First Fund Closing Aims to Be B2B Angel Investment Powerhouse

Finvolve, a Mumbai-based angel investment firm, has successfully closed its first two funds, reaching a total corpus of Rs 100 crore. This marks a significant development in India's angel investment l...

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Byju's Faces Financial Penalties Over Missing $533 Million: A Legal Tussle Heats Up

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Byju's Faces Financial Penalties Over Missing $533 Million: A Legal Tussle Heats Up

Think & Learn Pvt, the parent company of Indian education technology giant Byju's, is embroiled in a legal battle concerning $533 million in missing funds. A US judge has imposed financial penalties o...

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Delhivery Shares Plunge 10% Following INR 69 Cr Loss in Q4

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Delhivery Shares Plunge 10% Following INR 69 Cr Loss in Q4

Delhivery's Q4 FY24 results were a mixed bag, causing their stock price to dip significantly. Here's a breakdown of the key points:Financials:Loss Narrowed YoY: Delhivery reported a net loss of ₹96.2 ...

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Caret Capital Launches Caret360 Accelerator: Empowering Early-Stage Startups

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Caret Capital Launches Caret360 Accelerator: Empowering Early-Stage Startups

Caret Capital, a venture capital firm focused on sustainability, has announced the launch of Caret360 Accelerator. This program aims to empower early-stage startups with the resources and guidance the...

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IVY Growth Associates Launches Rs 250 Crore Venture Capital Fund Named Arigato Capital

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IVY Growth Associates Launches Rs 250 Crore Venture Capital Fund Named Arigato Capital

IVY Growth Associates, a leading micro venture capital firm, is branching out with the launch of Arigato Capital. This new fund signifies IVY's commitment to nurturing innovation across diverse sector...

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Upstox Enters Insurance Distribution through Partnership with HDFC Life

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Upstox Enters Insurance Distribution through Partnership with HDFC Life

Upstox, the Ratan Tata-backed fintech platform, is expanding its reach beyond stocks and mutual funds. The company has announced a strategic partnership with HDFC Life, a leading insurance provider, t...

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Flipkart Unveils Flipkart IRIS: A New Insights Platform for Brands

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Flipkart Unveils Flipkart IRIS: A New Insights Platform for Brands

Flipkart, a leading Indian e-commerce platform, has launched Flipkart IRIS (Insights and Research Intelligence System). This innovative platform aims to revolutionize how brands understand and engage ...

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Government Asserts FAME-II Guidelines Were Clear, Claims Companies Defaulted Knowingly

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Government Asserts FAME-II Guidelines Were Clear, Claims Companies Defaulted Knowingly

The Indian government is taking a stricter stance on the alleged misuse of subsidies under the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India (FAME-II) scheme. Here's a quick breakdow...

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Nikhil Kamath and Manyavar Family Office to Join A91 Partners in Rare Rabbit’s ₹500 Crore Funding Round

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Nikhil Kamath and Manyavar Family Office to Join A91 Partners in Rare Rabbit’s ₹500 Crore Funding Round

New-age men's fashion brand Rare Rabbit is making waves in the industry with its impressive growth and strategic funding round. The Bengaluru-based company is poised to become a major player in the pr...

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Chief Economic Advisor Urges AI Education and Enhanced Healthcare for Youth to Secure India's Economic Future

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Chief Economic Advisor Urges AI Education and Enhanced Healthcare for Youth to Secure India's Economic Future

Anantha Nageswaran, Chief Economic Advisor to the Finance Ministry, has emphasized the critical need for India to prepare its youth for the transformative power of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Here's...

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Snapdeal Founder Urges Government to Ramp Up Financial Backing for Startups Amidst Economic Growth

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Snapdeal Founder Urges Government to Ramp Up Financial Backing for Startups Amidst Economic Growth

Calls for increased government support for Indian startups have emerged amidst concerns about a funding slowdown in the ecosystem. Here's a breakdown of the key points raised by industry leaders:Need ...

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Go Digit IPO Soars with Over 9x Subscription, Led by Institutional Investors

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Go Digit IPO Soars with Over 9x Subscription, Led by Institutional Investors

Go Digit General Insurance, a Bengaluru-based insurtech startup, has witnessed a strong showing in its initial public offering (IPO). Here's a breakdown of the key details and investor interest:Subscr...

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Delhivery Boosts ESOP Pool: Adds 75,000 More Stock Options for Employees

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Delhivery Boosts ESOP Pool: Adds 75,000 More Stock Options for Employees

Delhivery, a leading Indian logistics company, has made significant announcements regarding employee incentives, a new business venture, and financial results. Here's a breakdown of the key developmen...

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OYO Prepares for IPO Relaunch with Refinancing Plans Nearing Completion

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OYO Prepares for IPO Relaunch with Refinancing Plans Nearing Completion

SoftBank-backed hospitality tech giant OYO is gearing up for a renewed push towards its initial public offering (IPO). Here's a breakdown of the key developments:IPO Relaunch and Refinancing:OYO is re...

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Ola Cabs' CFO Kartik Gupta exits amid restructuring following CEO's departure

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Ola Cabs' CFO Kartik Gupta exits amid restructuring following CEO's departure

Ola Cabs, India's leading ride-hailing platform, is undergoing a leadership shakeup and strategic shift. Here's a breakdown of the key developments:CFO Departure and Restructuring:Kartik Gupta, Ola Ca...

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"Late-Stage Startup Funding Skyrockets Triplefold in April"

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"Late-Stage Startup Funding Skyrockets Triplefold in April"

Indian startup funding trends show contrasting patterns in different stages, according to data from Tracxn. Here's a breakdown of the key findings and expert insights:Late-Stage Funding Surge:Late-sta...

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Infurnia Secures $1.2 Million in Angel Funding to Boost Design Software and Market Reach

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Infurnia Secures $1.2 Million in Angel Funding to Boost Design Software and Market Reach

Infurnia, a Bengaluru-based design software startup, has secured fresh funding to fuel its growth ambitions. Here's a breakdown of the key details and industry context:Funding Details:Infurnia raised ...

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SoftBank Eyes Indian Data Centers and Robotics for AI Push

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SoftBank Eyes Indian Data Centers and Robotics for AI Push

SoftBank, the Japanese investment giant, is setting its sights on India's growing potential in artificial intelligence (AI). Here's a breakdown of their investment strategy and target sectors:Focus on...

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Flipkart Mulling Reverse Flip to India With IPO on the Horizon

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Flipkart Mulling Reverse Flip to India With IPO on the Horizon

E-commerce giant Flipkart is considering a move that could significantly impact the Indian startup landscape: returning its domicile to India. Here's a breakdown of the key factors and potential impli...

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Government to Launch Unified Portal for Digital Public Goods (DPGs)

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Government to Launch Unified Portal for Digital Public Goods (DPGs)

The Indian government is taking a significant step towards simplifying access to its digital services by creating a unified portal for Digital Public Goods (DPGs). Here's a breakdown of the key aspect...

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Zomato Streamlines Audit Process: Subsidiaries' Auditor Resigns to Facilitate Deloitte Appointment

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Zomato Streamlines Audit Process: Subsidiaries' Auditor Resigns to Facilitate Deloitte Appointment

Zomato, the leading Indian food delivery platform, announced a change in its subsidiaries' audit process. Here's a breakdown of the key details:Auditor Resignation:Batliboi & Associates, the current s...

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Ola Group to Migrate from Microsoft Azure to Krutrim Cloud After LinkedIn Post Removal

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Ola Group to Migrate from Microsoft Azure to Krutrim Cloud After LinkedIn Post Removal

In a significant move, the Ola Group, encompassing ride-hailing giant Ola Cabs and electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer Ola Electric, is severing ties with Microsoft Azure cloud services. Here's a break...

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Hanooman: India's Own GenAI Platform Now Available in 98 Languages

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Hanooman: India's Own GenAI Platform Now Available in 98 Languages

India has taken a significant step towards making AI technology more accessible with the launch of Hanooman, a "largest multilingual and affordable GenAI platform." Here's a breakdown of the key featu...

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Accel's Prashanth Prakash: 90% of Indian Retail Market to Stay Offline

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Accel's Prashanth Prakash: 90% of Indian Retail Market to Stay Offline

The Indian retail landscape is witnessing a significant shift, with direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands exploring strategic expansion beyond their online roots. Here's a breakdown of the key trends:Domina...

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Aditya Birla Finance and Others Possibly Utilize Paytm's Loan Guarantees

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Aditya Birla Finance and Others Possibly Utilize Paytm's Loan Guarantees

Paytm, the leading Indian fintech company, is facing challenges in its lending business. Here's a breakdown of the key issues:Loan Guarantee Invocation: Aditya Birla Finance (ABFL), a key Paytm lendin...

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Shiprocket Expands Beyond Shipping: Targeting Growth in Marketing, Sourcing & Seller Services

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Shiprocket Expands Beyond Shipping: Targeting Growth in Marketing, Sourcing & Seller Services

Shiprocket, a leading e-commerce enablement startup, is embarking on a strategic expansion beyond its core shipping services. This move aims to capture a larger share of the online seller value chain ...

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Elon Musk's AI Startup X.AI Nears $18 Billion Valuation in Funding Round

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Elon Musk's AI Startup X.AI Nears $18 Billion Valuation in Funding Round

Elon Musk's artificial intelligence (AI) venture, X.AI Corp., is reportedly on the verge of closing a significant funding round. Here's a breakdown of the key details:Potential Valuation:X.AI is poise...

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Adobe Sensei GenAI strives to empower businesses to provide outstanding customer experiences.

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Adobe Sensei GenAI strives to empower businesses to provide outstanding customer experiences.

In today's experience-driven economy, customer experience (CX) is a key differentiator for businesses. Adobe is at the forefront of innovation with Adobe Sensei GenAI, a new generative AI technology d...

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Mindgrove Unveils India's First Homegrown Microcontroller Chip

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Mindgrove Unveils India's First Homegrown Microcontroller Chip

A momentous occasion for India's technological independence is on the horizon. Mindgrove Technologies, an IIT-Madras incubated startup, has successfully developed and received its first indigenously d...

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QUE Eyewear Partners with Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan for Brand Launch and Growth

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QUE Eyewear Partners with Cricketer Shikhar Dhawan for Brand Launch and Growth

QUE, a rising star in the eyewear industry, has announced a strategic collaboration with renowned Indian cricketer Shikhar Dhawan. This partnership marks a significant moment for QUE as they prepare f...

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Superplum Secures $15 Million to Transform India's Fresh Fruit Market

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Superplum Secures $15 Million to Transform India's Fresh Fruit Market

Superplum, a leading agritech startup focused on premium fresh fruits, has secured a significant investment of $15 million in its Series A funding round. This capital injection will fuel the company'...

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Paytm Stock Dips Following COO Bhavesh Gupta's Resignation

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Paytm Stock Dips Following COO Bhavesh Gupta's Resignation

Shares of One 97 Communications Ltd. (Paytm), the company behind the popular fintech platform, opened lower on Monday following the news of Chief Operating Officer (COO) and President Bhavesh Gupta's ...

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Zaggle Block Deal: 22.27 lakh shares, worth ₹67.3 crore, changed hands at ₹302 apiece in block deals

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Zaggle Block Deal: 22.27 lakh shares, worth ₹67.3 crore, changed hands at ₹302 apiece in block deals

Zaggle Prepaid Ocean Services Ltd. (ZPOSL), a B2B SaaS fintech company, recently witnessed a block deal involving 22.27 lakh shares (1.8% of equity) worth over ₹67.3 crore. While the specific buyers a...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zoho CEO Sridhar Vembu Emphasizes Value of Staying Private Despite FY23 Growth

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Zoho CEO Sridhar Vembu Emphasizes Value of Staying Private Despite FY23 Growth

Sridhar Vembu, the visionary CEO of Zoho Corporation, a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions, recently sparked a conversation on social media regarding the advantages of remaining a priv...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

From Humble Beginnings to Shark Tank Success: Ankush Barjata's Deeva Revolutionizes Saree Industry

STARTUP-STORIES

From Humble Beginnings to Shark Tank Success: Ankush Barjata's Deeva Revolutionizes Saree Industry

Ankush Barjata's story is an inspiring tale of perseverance and entrepreneurial spirit. This young man from a small village in Himachal Pradesh has carved a niche for himself in the online saree indus...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Good Capital Targets $25 Million Investment in Indian AI Startups Empowering Intermediaries

CEO STORIES

Good Capital Targets $25 Million Investment in Indian AI Startups Empowering Intermediaries

Good Capital, a prominent venture capital firm based in Mauritius, has announced a strategic investment plan focusing on Indian Artificial Intelligence (AI) startups. This initiative aims to inject $2...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Tata Technologies Q4 Profit Drops 27.4% YoY, Revenue Grows Marginally

STARTUP-STORIES

Tata Technologies Q4 Profit Drops 27.4% YoY, Revenue Grows Marginally

Tata Technologies (Tata Tech), a leading engineering solutions company, reported a decline in net profit for the January-March quarter of FY24. Here's a breakdown of the key financial highlights:Profi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Plotline Secures $2.6 Million Seed Funding to Personalize App Experiences for Consumer Brands

STARTUP-STORIES

Plotline Secures $2.6 Million Seed Funding to Personalize App Experiences for Consumer Brands

Plotline, a rising enterprise tech startup, has secured $2.6 million in seed funding from prominent venture capital firm Elevation Capital. This investment fuels Plotline's mission to revolutionize us...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Healthtech Unicorn Innovaccer in Funding Talks with Kaiser Permanente for $200-$250 Million

STARTUP-STORIES

Healthtech Unicorn Innovaccer in Funding Talks with Kaiser Permanente for $200-$250 Million

Innovaccer, a leading healthtech unicorn, is reportedly engaged in negotiations with Kaiser Permanente, a major US health insurance and healthcare provider. These discussions center around a potential...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Wipro Wins Multi-Million Dollar Deal to Transform Nokia's Digital Workplace Services with AI-Powered Support

STARTUP-STORIES

Wipro Wins Multi-Million Dollar Deal to Transform Nokia's Digital Workplace Services with AI-Powered Support

Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology services company, has secured a significant multi-million dollar deal with Nokia to revolutionize the telecommunications giant's employee service...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Dexif Secures $4 Million to Democratize Fixed-Income Investments in India

STARTUP-STORIES

Dexif Secures $4 Million to Democratize Fixed-Income Investments in India

Dexif, a fintech startup led by former Blinkit executive Deepank Bhandari, has secured $4 million in seed funding from existing investor RTP Global. This fresh capital injection will fuel Dexif's miss...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Kogo AI Unveils Kogo OS: A Platform to Build Universal AI Agents

STARTUP-STORIES

Kogo AI Unveils Kogo OS: A Platform to Build Universal AI Agents

Bengaluru-based startup Kogo AI is poised to revolutionize the artificial intelligence (AI) landscape with the launch of its highly anticipated platform, Kogo OS. This innovative solution leverages la...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Groww Obtains Payment Aggregator License, Expands Financial Services Portfolio

STARTUP-STORIES

Groww Obtains Payment Aggregator License, Expands Financial Services Portfolio

Fintech unicorn Groww has secured a significant milestone with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) granting its bill payments platform, Groww Pay Services, a payment aggregator (PA) license. This authoriz...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

"BluSmart, Supported by BlackSoil, Achieves INR 500 Cr ARR in FY24, Targets 10,000 EV Fleet by 2024"

STARTUP-STORIES

"BluSmart, Supported by BlackSoil, Achieves INR 500 Cr ARR in FY24, Targets 10,000 EV Fleet by 2024"

BluSmart, a ride-hailing service focusing exclusively on electric vehicles (EVs), is revving its engine for growth. The company recently announced a significant increase in revenue, solidifying its po...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

PharmEasy Secures INR 1804 Cr in Down Round Led by Manipal Group Chairman's Family Office

STARTUP-STORIES

PharmEasy Secures INR 1804 Cr in Down Round Led by Manipal Group Chairman's Family Office

PharmEasy, India's leading online pharmacy platform, has raised INR 1,804 crore ($216.2 million) in a down round of funding. This development comes just over a month after the Competition Commission o...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Assert AI Secures $4 Million in Funding, Democratizes Access to AI-powered Video Analytics

STARTUP-STORIES

Assert AI Secures $4 Million in Funding, Democratizes Access to AI-powered Video Analytics

Assert AI, a leading enterprise technology startup specializing in computer vision solutions, has successfully secured $4 million in Series A funding. This investment round was co-led by prominent fig...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

CII Unveils Corporate Governance Charter for Startups, Emphasizes Transparency and Growth

STARTUP-STORIES

CII Unveils Corporate Governance Charter for Startups, Emphasizes Transparency and Growth

In a move designed to strengthen India's burgeoning startup ecosystem, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has launched a comprehensive Corporate Governance Charter for Startups. This initiativ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Yes Bank Rides Paytm Partnership Wave, UPI Transactions Surge 50%

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Yes Bank Rides Paytm Partnership Wave, UPI Transactions Surge 50%

Yes Bank, a leading Indian private sector bank, is experiencing a significant boost in its Unified Payments Interface (UPI) transactions following its collaboration with fintech giant Paytm. This stra...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Wibmo, Owned by PayU, Gears Up for Growth with Payment Gateway Solutions and Strategic Initiatives

STARTUP-STORIES

Wibmo, Owned by PayU, Gears Up for Growth with Payment Gateway Solutions and Strategic Initiatives

Wibmo, a leading online payments processor owned by PayU, is making significant strides in the digital payments landscape. As per a recent report by ET, Wibmo is actively developing a comprehensive pa...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Capria Ventures Closes India Opportunity Fund at Rs 153 Crore, Announces Successful Exit from Awign

STARTUP-STORIES

Capria Ventures Closes India Opportunity Fund at Rs 153 Crore, Announces Successful Exit from Awign

Capria Ventures, a leading early-stage investment firm, has successfully concluded fundraising for its India Opportunity Fund, securing a total of Rs 153 crore (approximately $19 million). This achiev...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Swiggy Gets Shareholder Nod for $1.25 Billion IPO, Gears Up for Public Listing

STARTUP-STORIES

Swiggy Gets Shareholder Nod for $1.25 Billion IPO, Gears Up for Public Listing

Swiggy, the leading Indian food and grocery delivery platform based in Bengaluru, has received a crucial green light from its shareholders for a much-anticipated initial public offering (IPO). This mo...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) Eyes Media Platforms for E-commerce Expansion

STARTUP-STORIES

Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) Eyes Media Platforms for E-commerce Expansion

The Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC), a government-backed initiative aiming to democratize e-commerce in India, is exploring new avenues for growth. According to a report by Moneycontrol, ONDC...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

KARBAN Envirotech Secures $1.07 Million to Revolutionize Airflow Appliances

STARTUP-STORIES

KARBAN Envirotech Secures $1.07 Million to Revolutionize Airflow Appliances

KARBAN Envirotech, a rising star in the energy-efficient appliance sector, has successfully secured $1.07 million (INR 8.93 crore) in a seed funding round. This investment, co-led by prominent venture...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

PhonePe Doubles Down on Diversification, Investing Over Rs 800 Crore in Subsidiaries

STARTUP-STORIES

PhonePe Doubles Down on Diversification, Investing Over Rs 800 Crore in Subsidiaries

PhonePe, the leading player in India's Unified Payments Interface (UPI) market, is making significant strides towards becoming a comprehensive financial services platform. According to a report by The...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Allen NExT Faces Challenges After Layoffs and Student Dissatisfaction

STARTUP-STORIES

Allen NExT Faces Challenges After Layoffs and Student Dissatisfaction

Allen Career Institute, a leading name in exam coaching, has encountered difficulties with its postgraduate medical test preparation wing, Allen NExT. The institute reportedly laid off 60-70 employees...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Indian VC Investment Doubles in Q1 2024, Bucking Global Downturn

STARTUP-STORIES

Indian VC Investment Doubles in Q1 2024, Bucking Global Downturn

Venture capital (VC) investment in India displayed remarkable resilience in the first quarter (Q1) of 2024, according to a new report by KPMG Private Enterprise Venture Pulse. This stands in stark con...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

The Derma Co by Mamaearth's Parent Company Achieves Rs 500 Crore ARR in Active Ingredient Skincare

STARTUP-STORIES

The Derma Co by Mamaearth's Parent Company Achieves Rs 500 Crore ARR in Active Ingredient Skincare

Honasa Consumer, the powerhouse behind the popular beauty brand Mamaearth, has announced a significant milestone for its subsidiary, The Derma Co. This active ingredient-focused skincare brand has ach...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Dhruva Space Secures $9.4 Million to Fuel Spacecraft Manufacturing and Expansion

STARTUP-STORIES

Dhruva Space Secures $9.4 Million to Fuel Spacecraft Manufacturing and Expansion

Dhruva Space, a prominent player in India's spacetech sector, has successfully secured $9.4 million (Rs 78 crore) in funding. This latest round, comprising a mix of equity and debt, will significantly...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Digantara Inaugurates Global HQ, Bolstering Space Situational Awareness Capabilities

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Digantara Inaugurates Global HQ, Bolstering Space Situational Awareness Capabilities

Digantara, a pioneering spacetech startup focused on space situational awareness (SSA), recently inaugurated its global headquarters in Bengaluru, India. This state-of-the-art facility marks a signifi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato Faces Fresh Tax Demand of Rs 11.82 Crore, Expects No Financial Impact

STARTUP-STORIES

Zomato Faces Fresh Tax Demand of Rs 11.82 Crore, Expects No Financial Impact

Zomato, the leading Indian food delivery company, has been hit with another tax demand. This time, the company faces a demand and penalty order totalling Rs 11.82 crore related to Goods and Services T...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Wow! Momo Secures Additional $9 Million in Extended Series D Funding

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Wow! Momo Secures Additional $9 Million in Extended Series D Funding

In a move that has many foodies salivating, popular quick-service momo chain Wow! Momo has secured an additional $9 million in funding, extending their Series D round. This latest investment comes fro...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

RupeeRedee's NBFC Arm FincFriends Secures $7.8 Mn in Funding Round

STARTUP-STORIES

RupeeRedee's NBFC Arm FincFriends Secures $7.8 Mn in Funding Round

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India - FincFriends, the NBFC arm of digital lending platform RupeeRedee, has secured $7.8 million in a strategic funding round. This mixed debt and equity round was led by InC...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Clientell Secures $2.5 Million to Empower Sales Teams with AI-powered Revenue Operations

STARTUP-STORIES

Clientell Secures $2.5 Million to Empower Sales Teams with AI-powered Revenue Operations

Clientell, a Bengaluru-based AI startup, has secured $2.5 million in seed funding to revolutionize revenue operations for businesses. This round, led by Blume Ventures, highlights the growing interest...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Byju's India CEO Arjun Mohan Resigns, Founder Byju Raveendran to Reprise Operational Duties

EDUPRENEUR

Byju's India CEO Arjun Mohan Resigns, Founder Byju Raveendran to Reprise Operational Duties

Byju's, the embattled edtech giant, faces another leadership shakeup with the sudden resignation of Arjun Mohan, CEO of Byju's India. This development comes amidst ongoing financial struggles and inte...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Electric Mobility Industry Needs to Move Beyond Subsidies, Says Exponent Energy CEO

STARTUP-STORIES

Electric Mobility Industry Needs to Move Beyond Subsidies, Says Exponent Energy CEO

The Indian electric vehicle (EV) industry is at a crossroads, with a key player calling for a shift away from reliance on government subsidies. This article explores the evolving landscape of electric...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zetwerk Gears Up for Electronics Manufacturing Boom with ₹1,000 Crore Investment

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Zetwerk Gears Up for Electronics Manufacturing Boom with ₹1,000 Crore Investment

Zetwerk, a leading unicorn in the manufacturing sector, has announced a major ₹1,000 crore investment to solidify its position in India's burgeoning electronics manufacturing industry. This strategic ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Meta Trials AI Chatbot "Meta AI" for Indian Users on WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger

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Meta Trials AI Chatbot "Meta AI" for Indian Users on WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger

Social media giant Meta is testing the waters of generative AI with a pilot program in India. Their "Meta AI" chatbot, powered by the LLaMA large language model, is currently being offered to a limite...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

ZeroPe: Ashneer Grover's Return to Fintech with a New Lending Tech Platform

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ZeroPe: Ashneer Grover's Return to Fintech with a New Lending Tech Platform

Amidst ongoing turmoil at his previous venture BharatPe, Ashneer Grover, in collaboration with Aseem Ghavri, is set to embark on a new journey in the fintech sector with the launch of ZeroPe. This mar...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Agritech Startup Dehaat Launches "Honest Farms" Brand, Capitalizing on Consumer Demand for Branded Staples

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Agritech Startup Dehaat Launches "Honest Farms" Brand, Capitalizing on Consumer Demand for Branded Staples

Dehaat, a prominent B2B agritech platform, has entered the consumer packaged goods (CPG) market with its new brand "Honest Farms." This move reflects a growing trend among venture capital-backed agrit...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Namma Yatri Expands to Cab Services in Bengaluru, Challenging Subscription Model Landscape

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Namma Yatri Expands to Cab Services in Bengaluru, Challenging Subscription Model Landscape

Ride-hailing platform Namma Yatri is making a strategic move in Bengaluru, its largest market, by launching cab services alongside their existing auto-rickshaw offerings. This expansion disrupts the r...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Reliance Retail's Tira Unveils "Tira Tools" for Discerning Beauty Enthusiasts

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Reliance Retail's Tira Unveils "Tira Tools" for Discerning Beauty Enthusiasts

Reliance Retail's Tira Beauty, a leading player in the Indian online beauty space, has announced its expansion with the launch of its first in-house brand, "Tira Tools." This strategic move caters to ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

AutoNxt Secures $3 Million to Revolutionize Indian Agriculture with Self-Driving Electric Tractors

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AutoNxt Secures $3 Million to Revolutionize Indian Agriculture with Self-Driving Electric Tractors

AutoNxt Automation, a Mumbai-based startup pioneering electric and self-driving tractors, has secured $3 million (around INR 24 Cr) in a Pre-Series A funding round. This significant investment paves t...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Postman Acquires Orbit to Foster API Collaboration Through Developer Communities

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Postman Acquires Orbit to Foster API Collaboration Through Developer Communities

Postman, the leading API collaboration platform, has announced the acquisition of Orbit, a community management tool used by software developers. This strategic move strengthens Postman's position by ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

NIIF Invests $200 Million to Boost Digital Infrastructure Leader Ibus

STARTUP-STORIES

NIIF Invests $200 Million to Boost Digital Infrastructure Leader Ibus

The National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) has announced a significant investment of $200 million (around Rs 1,660 crore) in Ibus Network and Infrastructure, a leading player in the digita...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Flipkart Receives Fresh Funding of $170 Million from Singapore Parent Entity

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Flipkart Receives Fresh Funding of $170 Million from Singapore Parent Entity

Flipkart Internet, the online marketplace arm of Walmart-backed Flipkart, has secured an additional $170 million (INR 1,421 Cr) in funding from its Singapore-based parent entity. This marks the second...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Cornerstone Ventures Raises $200 Million for B2B Enterprise Tech Startups in India

STARTUP-STORIES

Cornerstone Ventures Raises $200 Million for B2B Enterprise Tech Startups in India

Cornerstone Ventures, a leading venture capital (VC) firm focused on B2B (business-to-business) enterprise technology investments in India, has announced the launch of its second fund. This new fund b...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Synapses Launches: $125 Million Fund Backs Climate & Health Tech Innovation

STARTUP-STORIES

Synapses Launches: $125 Million Fund Backs Climate & Health Tech Innovation

Synapses, a new venture capital firm co-founded by IIT alumni Ruchira Shukla and Karthik Chandrasekar, has entered the scene with a focus on climate tech and health tech startups. This $125 million (a...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Sprinto Secures $20 Million to Fuel Growth in Risk & Compliance Automation

STARTUP-STORIES

Sprinto Secures $20 Million to Fuel Growth in Risk & Compliance Automation

Sprinto, a leading risk and compliance automation platform, has secured $20 million in an equity funding round led by Accel. This fresh infusion of capital will empower Sprinto to accelerate its growt...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Ola & Uber Shift Gears: Subscription Plans for Auto Drivers Shake Up the Market

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Ola & Uber Shift Gears: Subscription Plans for Auto Drivers Shake Up the Market

Ride-hailing giants Ola and Uber are making a strategic shift in India, adopting a subscription-based model for auto-rickshaw drivers. This move mirrors the approach of competitors like Namma Yatri an...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Neha Dhupia Invests in Eco-Friendly Dinnerware Brand BlackCarrot, Joining Bollywood's Startup Investment Spree

STARTUP-STORIES

Neha Dhupia Invests in Eco-Friendly Dinnerware Brand BlackCarrot, Joining Bollywood's Startup Investment Spree

Popular Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia has joined the growing list of celebrities venturing into the investment world. Dhupia has acquired an equity stake in BlackCarrot, a direct-to-consumer (D2C) din...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Adani and MG Motor Join Forces to Boost India's EV Charging Infrastructure

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Adani and MG Motor Join Forces to Boost India's EV Charging Infrastructure

Adani TotalEnergies E-Mobility Limited (ATEL) and MG Motor India have signed a significant agreement to accelerate the development of electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure in India. This colla...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Planys Secures $5 Million Funding to Revolutionize Underwater Infrastructure Inspection

STARTUP-STORIES

Planys Secures $5 Million Funding to Revolutionize Underwater Infrastructure Inspection

Indian deeptech startup Planys Technologies has secured INR 43 Crore (approximately $5 million) in funding to accelerate its mission of revolutionizing infrastructure inspections. This investment will...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Info Edge Stock Surges: Strong Q4 Performance Leads to Record Highs on Bombay Stock Exchange

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Info Edge Stock Surges: Strong Q4 Performance Leads to Record Highs on Bombay Stock Exchange

Info Edge, a prominent player in India's online services sector, witnessed a remarkable surge in its stock value, reaching a 52-week high of INR 6,234.95 during intraday trading on the Bombay Stock Ex...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Flipkart introduces bus booking services within its application.

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Flipkart introduces bus booking services within its application.

Flipkart, the leading e-commerce giant in India, has expanded its travel offerings with the launch of bus booking services on its app. This move marks a significant step for Flipkart as it strives to ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Byju's-Owned Aakash Institute Appoints Deepak Mehrotra as MD & CEO

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Byju's-Owned Aakash Institute Appoints Deepak Mehrotra as MD & CEO

Byju's-owned Aakash Institute has recently announced the appointment of Deepak Mehrotra as its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. With over 35 years of extensive experience in various exec...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Filter Capital Raises ₹800 Crore for Growth-Stage Tech Investments in India

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Filter Capital Raises ₹800 Crore for Growth-Stage Tech Investments in India

Filter Capital, a Mumbai-based investment firm, has successfully closed its first fund, Filter Capital India Fund I, at ₹800 crore (approximately $100 million). This marks a significant milestone for ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Dream11 insolvency proceedings halted by NCLAT

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Dream11 insolvency proceedings halted by NCLAT

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has issued a reprieve for Dream11, India's leading fantasy sports platform. The tribunal has directed the interim resolution professional (IRP) to m...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Amazon Goes Budget-Friendly: Launches "Bazaar" for Unbranded Products in India

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Amazon Goes Budget-Friendly: Launches "Bazaar" for Unbranded Products in India

E-commerce giant Amazon has taken a significant step towards capturing a larger share of the Indian market with the launch of its new vertical, "Amazon Bazaar." This initiative marks Amazon's foray in...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Ather Energy Targets Families with Feature-Rich Rizta Electric Scooters

EV

Ather Energy Targets Families with Feature-Rich Rizta Electric Scooters

Ather Energy, a leading electric scooter (EV) manufacturer, has set its sights on the family market with the launch of its new Rizta range. Unveiled on Saturday, the Rizta series aims to redefine elec...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Paytm Parent Grants Stock Options and Equity Shares to Employees

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Paytm Parent Grants Stock Options and Equity Shares to Employees

One97 Communications, the parent company of digital payments giant Paytm, announced a grant of stock options and equity shares to its employees on Friday. This move aims to incentivize and reward empl...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Telangana Joins the Race: Telangana Lures Tesla with Business-Friendly Policies

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Telangana Joins the Race: Telangana Lures Tesla with Business-Friendly Policies

The battle to attract electric vehicle (EV) giant Tesla to India intensifies as the Telangana government throws its hat in the ring. Industries Minister D Sridhar Babu recently announced ongoing discu...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

This year, Tesla commences manufacturing cars in Germany for export to India.

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This year, Tesla commences manufacturing cars in Germany for export to India.

Electric vehicle (EV) giant Tesla is accelerating its foray into the Indian market. According to Reuters, Tesla has reportedly begun producing right-hand drive (RHD) cars at its factory in Germany, sp...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Nivara Home Finance Secures $10 Million to Fuel Growth in Affordable Housing

STARTUP-STORIES

Nivara Home Finance Secures $10 Million to Fuel Growth in Affordable Housing

Bengaluru, Nivara Home Finance, a leading player in affordable housing finance, has secured $10 million (INR 82.4 crore) in a funding round led by Baring Private Equity India. This fresh infusion of ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Centre Court Capital Launches ₹350 Crore Fund to Fuel India's Sports and Gaming Boom

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Centre Court Capital Launches ₹350 Crore Fund to Fuel India's Sports and Gaming Boom

Mumbai, April 3, 2024 – A new venture capital fund dedicated to fostering innovation in the Indian sports and gaming industry has arrived. Mumbai-based Centre Court Capital (CCC) has unveiled its maid...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Head of Risk at Cred Jumps Ship to Merging Fintech Firm Slice

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Head of Risk at Cred Jumps Ship to Merging Fintech Firm Slice

Mumbai, April 3, 2024 – In a significant move within the Indian fintech space, Kunal Kashyap, the former Head of Risk at Cred, has departed to join rival firm Slice. This news comes as Slice prepares ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Tribe Capital appoints Vishesh Khurana, Shiprocket's co-founder, to lead its $250 million India Fund

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Tribe Capital appoints Vishesh Khurana, Shiprocket's co-founder, to lead its $250 million India Fund

Bengaluru, Silicon Valley venture capital giant Tribe Capital is making a strategic move to solidify its presence in the booming Indian startup ecosystem. The firm, known for its investments in innov...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Luminance Secures $40 Million to Fuel AI-Powered Contract Automation

STARTUP-STORIES

Luminance Secures $40 Million to Fuel AI-Powered Contract Automation

Cambridge, England, April 3, 2024 – Legal technology leader Luminance has announced securing $40 million in a Series B funding round. This investment, led by Santa Monica venture firm March Capital, w...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato Faces Rs 184 Crore Service Tax Demand, Plans to Appeal

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Zomato Faces Rs 184 Crore Service Tax Demand, Plans to Appeal

New Delhi, April 3, 2024 – Zomato, India's leading food delivery platform, has been hit with a significant tax demand from the Indian government. The company received a service tax demand and penalty ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Arch0 Raises $1.25 Million in Pre-Seed Funding Round Led by Leo Capital to Revolutionize Cloud Security

STARTUP-STORIES

Arch0 Raises $1.25 Million in Pre-Seed Funding Round Led by Leo Capital to Revolutionize Cloud Security

In a significant move towards bolstering cloud security solutions, Arch0, a burgeoning startup, has successfully raised $1.25 million in a pre-seed funding round spearheaded by the esteemed early-stag...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

The Fresh Press Juices Up Growth with Funding from Nikhil Kamath's Gruhas Collective

STARTUP-STORIES

The Fresh Press Juices Up Growth with Funding from Nikhil Kamath's Gruhas Collective

Fresh-pressed juice company The Fresh Press has secured an undisclosed amount of equity funding from Gruhas Collective Consumer Fund (GCCF) led by investor Nikhil Kamath. This investment will fuel the...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Scrut Automation Secures $10 Million to Fuel Growth in GRC Platform

STARTUP-STORIES

Scrut Automation Secures $10 Million to Fuel Growth in GRC Platform

Scrut Automation, a leading governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) platform provider, has secured $10 million in fresh funding from its existing investors. This investment empowers Scrut to enhance it...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Assembly Secures $2.1 Million Funding to Expand Travel Lifestyle Products

STARTUP-STORIES

Assembly Secures $2.1 Million Funding to Expand Travel Lifestyle Products

Indian travel and lifestyle startup Assembly has successfully secured $2.1 million (INR 17.4 Cr) in a funding round. This investment, led by Prath Ventures, will fuel Assembly's growth plans and solid...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Ola Electric Zooms Ahead with Record Registrations and IPO Plans

EV

Ola Electric Zooms Ahead with Record Registrations and IPO Plans

Ola Electric, a leading Indian electric scooter manufacturer, continues its impressive growth trajectory, achieving several milestones in recent months.Record-Breaking Registrations: Ola Electric witn...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

CrowdStrike and Rubrik Join Forces to Bolster Data Security

TECH

CrowdStrike and Rubrik Join Forces to Bolster Data Security

Leading cybersecurity companies CrowdStrike and Rubrik have announced a strategic partnership aimed at revolutionizing data security. This collaboration focuses on empowering organizations to effectiv...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Finance Minister Highlights Growing Role of Women in Indian Businesses

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Finance Minister Highlights Growing Role of Women in Indian Businesses

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addressed the launch of Swiggy's "She the Change" initiative, emphasizing the increasing participation of women in Indian businesses. Here are the key takeaways:Wom...

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India Boosts Electric Vehicle Adoption with New Scheme and FAME-II Extension

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India Boosts Electric Vehicle Adoption with New Scheme and FAME-II Extension

India is taking a significant stride towards a greener future with the launch of the INR 500 Crore Electric Mobility Promotion Scheme 2024 (EMPS 2024). This new scheme, effective from April 1st, 2024,...

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Zomato Faces Fresh Tax Demand of Rs 23 Crore from Karnataka Authorities

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Zomato Faces Fresh Tax Demand of Rs 23 Crore from Karnataka Authorities

Food delivery giant Zomato finds itself entangled in another tax dispute. The company recently received a demand notice of Rs 23 crore from the Karnataka commercial taxes authority for availing excess...

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Aviotron Aerospace Secures Investment to Revolutionize Experiential Learning for School Students

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Aviotron Aerospace Secures Investment to Revolutionize Experiential Learning for School Students

Noida-based edtech startup Aviotron Aerospace has defied the current funding slowdown in the Indian edtech sector by securing INR 4.96 crore ($600K) in a Pre-Series A round. This investment, led by So...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

GeM Records Remarkable Growth, Doubles Order Value to ₹4 Trillion in FY24

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GeM Records Remarkable Growth, Doubles Order Value to ₹4 Trillion in FY24

The Government e Marketplace (GeM), India's online platform for public procurement, has achieved remarkable success, doubling its Gross Merchandise Value (GMV) to a staggering ₹4 lakh crore in FY23-24...

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Kalpana Maurya

Indian Startups Facing Tax Implications for Reverse Flipping, Says Union Minister Piyush Goyal

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Indian Startups Facing Tax Implications for Reverse Flipping, Says Union Minister Piyush Goyal

In a recent development, Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal addressed concerns regarding Indian startups contemplating reverse flipping, emphasizing the tax implications associated with such moves.A...

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Kalpana Maurya

Bounce, An Electric Vehicle Startup, Experiences A Sales Surge Of Over 500% In FY23, Reaching INR 91 Cr

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Bounce, An Electric Vehicle Startup, Experiences A Sales Surge Of Over 500% In FY23, Reaching INR 91 Cr

Bounce, the Bengaluru-based electric two-wheeler manufacturer, reported a positive step towards profitability in its latest financial results. The company's net loss for the financial year 2022-23 (FY...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Veranda Learning Secures Rs 425 Crore Debt Funding to Fuel Education Sector Expansion

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Veranda Learning Secures Rs 425 Crore Debt Funding to Fuel Education Sector Expansion

Chennai, India: Veranda Learning, a prominent education company headquartered in Chennai, has secured Rs 425 crore in debt funding through non-convertible debentures (NCDs) issued to BPEA Credit, an a...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Ambit Finvest Secures Rs 690 Crore Funding for MSME Loan Growth in India

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Ambit Finvest Secures Rs 690 Crore Funding for MSME Loan Growth in India

Bengaluru, India: Non-banking lender Ambit Finvest has secured Rs 690 crore in fresh funding to fuel its expansion plans in the micro, small, and medium enterprise (MSME) loan segment.Investment Led b...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

 SydeLabs Secures $2.5M Seed Funding Led by RTP Global for AI Security Solutions Amid Rising Cyber Threats

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SydeLabs Secures $2.5M Seed Funding Led by RTP Global for AI Security Solutions Amid Rising Cyber Threats

Bengaluru, India: SydeLabs, a recently launched AI security and risk management startup, has secured $2.5 million in seed funding. This round was led by venture capital firm RTP Global, with participa...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

It Is Unlikely That Chaudhry Will Return To Lead Aakash Institute, Which Is Now Owned By Byju's.

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It Is Unlikely That Chaudhry Will Return To Lead Aakash Institute, Which Is Now Owned By Byju's.

Bengaluru, India: BYJU'S-owned Aakash Institute appears to be taking a new direction in its leadership. Recent reports suggest that Aakash Chaudhry, co-founder of Aakash, will not be returning as CEO....

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Kalpana Maurya

Interior Design-Tech Venture  Flipspaces Achieves Profitability at EBITDA Level with 2X YoY Growth in India & US this Fiscal

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Interior Design-Tech Venture Flipspaces Achieves Profitability at EBITDA Level with 2X YoY Growth in India & US this Fiscal

Bengaluru, India: Flipspaces, a leading interior design-tech venture, has reached a significant milestone by achieving profitability at an overall EBITDA level. This accomplishment marks a major step ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zoomcar partners with other companies to get more cars for their service

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Zoomcar partners with other companies to get more cars for their service

Bengaluru, India: Car-sharing platform Zoomcar is revamping its strategy to address a key challenge: attracting more car owners to list their vehicles on the platform. This move comes amidst the compa...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Alteria Capital Raises $195 Million for Third Venture Debt Fund, Introduces Shorter-Duration Scheme

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Alteria Capital Raises $195 Million for Third Venture Debt Fund, Introduces Shorter-Duration Scheme

Mumbai, India: Venture debt firm Alteria Capital has successfully closed its third fund at Rs 1,550 crore (approximately $195 million). This new fund aims to provide financial solutions for growth-sta...

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Kalpana Maurya

ShareChat Secures $48.8 Million in Debt Funding, Focuses on Profitability Path

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ShareChat Secures $48.8 Million in Debt Funding, Focuses on Profitability Path

Bengaluru, India: Social media platform ShareChat has secured $48.8 million in fresh capital through convertible debentures issued to existing investors. This debt financing round comes amidst the com...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Cloud computing in India & Indian startups creating visionary products

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Cloud computing in India & Indian startups creating visionary products

Cloud computing has emerged as a transformative technology, revolutionizing the way businesses operate and innovate. India, with its rapidly growing tech industry and tech-savvy population, has become...

Deepak Kushwaha

Deepak Kushwaha

IPO-Bound Unicommerce Unveils AI-powered Assistant UniGPT to Empower E-commerce Businesses

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IPO-Bound Unicommerce Unveils AI-powered Assistant UniGPT to Empower E-commerce Businesses

Bengaluru, India: Unicommerce, a leading SaaS platform for e-commerce enablement, has announced the launch of UniGPT, its generative AI platform designed to assist businesses in navigating the complex...

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Kalpana Maurya

Chiratae Ventures Sells Multiple Portfolio Startup Stakes to Madison India for $70 Mn

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Chiratae Ventures Sells Multiple Portfolio Startup Stakes to Madison India for $70 Mn

Bengaluru, India: Early-stage venture capital firm Chiratae Ventures has reportedly sold stakes in some of its portfolio companies to private equity firm Madison India Capital for $70 million in a sec...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Who is Pavan Davuluri, and why did Microsoft choose him to lead Windows and Surface

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Who is Pavan Davuluri, and why did Microsoft choose him to lead Windows and Surface

In a significant leadership transition, Microsoft Corporation has appointed Pavan Davuluri to head its Windows and Surface divisions. This article explores the implications of Davuluri's appointment a...

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Kalpana Maurya

SuperK Secures $6 Million to Revolutionize Grocery Shopping in Small Towns of India

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SuperK Secures $6 Million to Revolutionize Grocery Shopping in Small Towns of India

Bengaluru, India – SuperK, a pioneering tech-enabled grocery retail chain for small towns in India, has secured $6 million (INR 50 Cr) in a Series A funding round. This crucial investment, led by prom...

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Kalpana Maurya

Infibeam Avenues Subsidiary Eyes $25 Million Pre-IPO Funding, Boosting UAE Expansion Plans

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Infibeam Avenues Subsidiary Eyes $25 Million Pre-IPO Funding, Boosting UAE Expansion Plans

Mumbai, India – Infibeam Avenues, a leading Indian fintech company, is set to see increased investor focus today (March 27th) due to its UAE-based subsidiary, Avenues World FZ-LLC, seeking $25 millio...

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Kalpana Maurya

Vijay Kedia-Backed TAC Security Raises INR 8.55 Cr From Anchor Investors Before IPO

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Vijay Kedia-Backed TAC Security Raises INR 8.55 Cr From Anchor Investors Before IPO

Bengaluru, India – SaaS-based cybersecurity firm TAC Security, backed by prominent investor Vijay Kedia, is inching closer to its initial public offering (IPO) after garnering INR 8.55 crore through...

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Kalpana Maurya

PharmEasy's Investment Cleared by CCI, Including 360 One's Stake Acquisition

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PharmEasy's Investment Cleared by CCI, Including 360 One's Stake Acquisition

Mumbai, India – In a significant development for India's online pharmacy giant PharmEasy, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved a proposal for investment from the family office of Ma...

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Kalpana Maurya

Innoviti Payments and Concerto Software Granted RBI Payment Aggregator Licences

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Innoviti Payments and Concerto Software Granted RBI Payment Aggregator Licences

The landscape of online payments in India is witnessing a surge in activity with several prominent players receiving the coveted payment aggregator (PA) license from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). T...

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Kalpana Maurya

Real Estate Management Platform Aeria Secures $1.8M Funding Led by Kalaari Capital

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Real Estate Management Platform Aeria Secures $1.8M Funding Led by Kalaari Capital

Bengaluru, Aeria, a rising star in the coworking space, has secured $1.8 million in a funding round led by prominent venture capital firm Kalaari Capital. Foundamental, AC Ventures, and AL Trust, alo...

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Kalpana Maurya

Silicon Valley's South Park Commons Ventures East: Binny Bansal of Flipkart to Spearhead India Outpost

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Silicon Valley's South Park Commons Ventures East: Binny Bansal of Flipkart to Spearhead India Outpost

Silicon Valley veterans Ruchi Sanghvi and Aditya Agarwal, known for their impressive careers at Facebook and Dropbox respectively, are shaking things up in the world of early-stage tech ventures. Thei...

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Kalpana Maurya

Harsh Jain and Aakrit Vaish Appointed as Co-Chairs of TEAM Governing Council

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Harsh Jain and Aakrit Vaish Appointed as Co-Chairs of TEAM Governing Council

Mumbai's burgeoning technology scene is poised for a significant leap forward with the Tech Entrepreneurs Association of Mumbai (TEAM) taking center stage. This recently formed collective of leading t...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Bankrupt FTX Liquidates Stake in AI Powerhouse Anthropic

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Bankrupt FTX Liquidates Stake in AI Powerhouse Anthropic

The spectacular collapse of FTX, a once-dominant cryptocurrency exchange, continues to send ripples through the financial world. This article delves into the ongoing bankruptcy proceedings, the recent...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

India's Online Gaming Industry: Seeking Regulatory Clarity for Growth

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India's Online Gaming Industry: Seeking Regulatory Clarity for Growth

The Indian online gaming industry is experiencing a period of significant growth, with a market value estimated at $3 billion. However, the lack of clear regulations has created challenges for both bu...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Why Grading AI Models is Like Judging a Baseball Game with New Rules Every Inning ?

TECH

Why Grading AI Models is Like Judging a Baseball Game with New Rules Every Inning ?

AI has solved and shortened the developers time and cost by 20-40% , which is a big win for developers and engineers but it sometimes says to hit an axe in own foot but this is where comes the evoluti...

Deepak Kushwaha

Deepak Kushwaha

NPCI Collaborates with Banks and Fintechs for Interoperable Net Banking Payment System

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NPCI Collaborates with Banks and Fintechs for Interoperable Net Banking Payment System

The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) green light for an interoperable payment system for net banking marks a significant leap in India's digital payments journey. This groundbreaking initiative, spearhea...

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Kalpana Maurya

Physics Wallah Overcomes Profit Drop, Eyes Expansion with More Offline Centers

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Physics Wallah Overcomes Profit Drop, Eyes Expansion with More Offline Centers

Test prep startup Physics Wallah is set to expand its offline presence aggressively, aiming to open as many centers as possible in the fiscal year 2025 despite potential profit erosion, according to f...

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Kalpana Maurya

Indian Startup Investment Declines Amid Paytm and Byju's Setbacks

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Indian Startup Investment Declines Amid Paytm and Byju's Setbacks

India's once-booming startup scene is facing a harsh reality check. After a record year in 2021, funding has plummeted in 2024, raising concerns about the future of this critical economic driver.A Slo...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

JioCinema Gets 11.3 Cr Viewers On Day 1 Of IPL 2024

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JioCinema Gets 11.3 Cr Viewers On Day 1 Of IPL 2024

The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 kicked off with a bang, not just on the field but also online. Reliance-backed JioCinema, the official streaming platform for the tournament, witnessed a record-br...

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Kalpana Maurya

Myntra Enhances Global Fashion Presence Through Collaboration with UK’s NEXT

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Myntra Enhances Global Fashion Presence Through Collaboration with UK’s NEXT

E-commerce giant Myntra has secured a major win, bagging the franchise rights for NEXT, the UK's leading fashion brand. This strategic partnership marks a significant expansion for NEXT in Asia and un...

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Kalpana Maurya

Maruti Suzuki acquires stake in homegrown AI startup Amlgo Labs

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Maruti Suzuki acquires stake in homegrown AI startup Amlgo Labs

Maruti Suzuki India, India's leading car manufacturer, is making a strategic move towards the future by acquiring a 6.44% stake in Amlgo Labs, an artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML)...

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Kalpana Maurya

Zerodha Founders and Others Invest $10 Million in Subko Coffee, NKSquared Leads Funding Round

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Zerodha Founders and Others Invest $10 Million in Subko Coffee, NKSquared Leads Funding Round

Mumbai's homegrown coffee brand, Subko Coffee Roasters, has secured a piping hot $10 million (INR 85.10 Cr) in Series B funding, signaling a strong brew for the company's future. This funding round co...

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Kalpana Maurya

BYJU'S Announces Restructuring Plan for 30 Tuition Centers, Emphasizes 90% Transition to Hybrid Model

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BYJU'S Announces Restructuring Plan for 30 Tuition Centers, Emphasizes 90% Transition to Hybrid Model

Byju's, India's leading edtech company, has been embroiled in a whirlwind of controversies lately. Here's a breakdown of the key developments:Center Closures: Restructuring or Shutdown?Earlier reports...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Dream11 Onboards 1.1 Million New Users on IPL 2024's Opening Day

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Dream11 Onboards 1.1 Million New Users on IPL 2024's Opening Day

Fantasy Gaming Giant Sees Surge in Users and RevenueThe much-awaited 17th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) kicked off on Friday, March 22nd, bringing with it a wave of excitement not just fo...

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Investors greenlight Trump's $5.7 billion social media deal

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Investors greenlight Trump's $5.7 billion social media deal

Former U.S. President Donald Trump's foray into the social media sphere has taken a significant leap forward, with investors greenlighting a merger worth approximately $5.7 billion. This move catapult...

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Kalpana Maurya

Spinny Boosts ESOP Pool: Adds 24 Mn Stock Options for Employees

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Spinny Boosts ESOP Pool: Adds 24 Mn Stock Options for Employees

Hold on tight car enthusiasts, because Spinny, the used-car marketplace backed by cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar, is making a power move! They've just revved up their employee motivation engine b...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Fintech startup Yenmo secures $500,000 in funding round led by Y Combinator

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Fintech startup Yenmo secures $500,000 in funding round led by Y Combinator

In a groundbreaking development in the fintech industry, Yenmo, a platform revolutionizing lending against mutual funds, has successfully raised $500,000 in a seed funding round led by renowned US-bas...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato's Deepinder Goyal marries Mexican model-turned-entrepreneur Grecia Munoz

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Zomato's Deepinder Goyal marries Mexican model-turned-entrepreneur Grecia Munoz

Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal's recent wedding to Mexico-born model-turned-entrepreneur Grecia Munoz has set the internet abuzz. The union of these two individuals from diverse backgrounds has captured t...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Cashfree launches risk management and fraud prevention tool RiskShield

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Cashfree launches risk management and fraud prevention tool RiskShield

Cashfree Payments, a leading payment gateway for online merchants, has introduced a powerful new tool in the fight against online fraud - RiskShield. This real-time risk management solution promises t...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Scientists Confirm: Experimental Wireless EV Charger Matches Speed of Superfast Wired Plugs

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Scientists Confirm: Experimental Wireless EV Charger Matches Speed of Superfast Wired Plugs

Imagine a world where charging your electric car (EV) is as simple as pulling into a parking spot. No more fumbling with cables or hunting for charging stations. Scientists at the Oak Ridge National ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato renames ‘pure veg’ mode to ‘veg only’ amid social media row

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Zomato renames ‘pure veg’ mode to ‘veg only’ amid social media row

Zomato's attempt to cater to vegetarian customers with a "pure veg" delivery mode backfired spectacularly. The plan, which involved a separate green-clad delivery fleet for vegetarian orders, sparked ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Pocket FM Secures New Funding Round, Projected Valuation Soars to $1.2 Billion

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Pocket FM Secures New Funding Round, Projected Valuation Soars to $1.2 Billion

Bengaluru-based audio streaming platform Pocket FM is inching closer to a monumental achievement – joining the coveted unicorn club! According to industry insiders, the company is in advanced talks wi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

SAP Labs India, TASK, Edunet Foundation Launch SAP Centre of Excellence in Hyderabad

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SAP Labs India, TASK, Edunet Foundation Launch SAP Centre of Excellence in Hyderabad

Bengaluru, India - March 21, 2024 - In a move designed to address the ever-growing tech skill gap, SAP Labs India has announced the expansion of its Code Unnati initiative into Telangana. This expansi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

India to host SCO Startup Forum 5.0 in January 2025

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India to host SCO Startup Forum 5.0 in January 2025

New Delhi, India - March 21, 2024 - India is poised to take the lead in fostering regional startup collaboration as it gears up to host the fifth meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Open-source AI models released by Tokyo lab Sakana founded by former Google researchers

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Open-source AI models released by Tokyo lab Sakana founded by former Google researchers

Tokyo, Japan - March 21, 2024 - In a move that could reshape the landscape of artificial intelligence, a Tokyo-based startup called Sakana AI has unveiled a novel method for developing AI models, insp...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

CCI's decision to deny interim relief in the Google billing case deals a major setback to Indian internet firms

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CCI's decision to deny interim relief in the Google billing case deals a major setback to Indian internet firms

In a significant setback for startups, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has dismissed interim relief applications aimed at restraining Google from imposing fees or commissions on developers u...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

AI Crime Solver: Uttar Pradesh Police Harnesses Advanced Technology for Criminal Investigations

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AI Crime Solver: Uttar Pradesh Police Harnesses Advanced Technology for Criminal Investigations

In a groundbreaking move, the Uttar Pradesh Police is gearing up to revolutionize criminal investigations through the adoption of cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology. Teaming up with ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Mobility startup Pumpumpum raises Rs 2 Cr led by Inflection Point Ventures

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Mobility startup Pumpumpum raises Rs 2 Cr led by Inflection Point Ventures

Bengaluru, Karnataka – March 20, 2024 – Pumpumpum, a leading Indian pre-owned car leasing company, has secured INR 2 Crore in funding from Inflection Point Ventures (IPV), a prominent angel investing ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Startup Mahakumbh: PM Modi says India will become the world leader in AI

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Startup Mahakumbh: PM Modi says India will become the world leader in AI

Unlocking India's Entrepreneurial Potential: PM Modi's Vision at Startup MahakumbhPrime Minister Narendra Modi commended India's youth for their entrepreneurial zeal, emphasizing the unprecedented gro...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Revolutionizing Urban Mobility: Building the Next Generation of Electric Scooters with $40 Million Funding

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Revolutionizing Urban Mobility: Building the Next Generation of Electric Scooters with $40 Million Funding

The Indian two-wheeler market thrives on practicality. For countless families, these vehicles are the workhorses of daily life, used for everything from commuting to grocery shopping. Recognizing this...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Atlan raises $27.5 million in funding from Salesforce Ventures and others

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Atlan raises $27.5 million in funding from Salesforce Ventures and others

The data landscape is undergoing a significant transformation, with data-driven decision making becoming paramount for businesses of all sizes. In this dynamic environment, Atlan, a leading data intel...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Minus Zero and Ashok Leyland: A Gearing Up for India's Autonomous Trucking Future

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Minus Zero and Ashok Leyland: A Gearing Up for India's Autonomous Trucking Future

A Revolution on Indian RoadsThe Indian transportation landscape is poised for a significant transformation. Bengaluru-based Minus Zero, a pioneering autonomous driving technology startup, has joined f...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

SoftBank India Appoints Sarthak Misra as Partner

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SoftBank India Appoints Sarthak Misra as Partner

SoftBank India has recently promoted Sarthak Misra, former investment director, to the esteemed position of partner. This significant development underscores SoftBank's commitment to nurturing talent ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Intermittent Fasting and Heart Disease: Unveiling the New Research and Its Implications

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Intermittent Fasting and Heart Disease: Unveiling the New Research and Its Implications

Intermittent fasting (IF), a popular weight-loss strategy involving restricted eating windows, has come under scrutiny following a recent study linking it to an increased risk of heart disease. This a...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato Launches Pure Veg Fleet and Mode: Catering to Vegetarian Preferences and Innovation in Food Delivery

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Zomato Launches Pure Veg Fleet and Mode: Catering to Vegetarian Preferences and Innovation in Food Delivery

Zomato, the leading Indian foodtech giant, has made a strategic move to cater to the country's large vegetarian population with the launch of a "Pure Veg Fleet" and "Pure Veg Mode." This article delve...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Malabar Investments eyes Sugar Cosmetics stake via Rs 80-100 crore secondary round

CEO STORIES

Malabar Investments eyes Sugar Cosmetics stake via Rs 80-100 crore secondary round

Sugar Cosmetics, a leading Indian omnichannel beauty brand, is stirring up a potential investment deal with Malabar Investments, a prominent India-focused fund. This article dives deep into the detail...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

DroneAcharya Aerial shares jump over 9% on securing order from Indian Army

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DroneAcharya Aerial shares jump over 9% on securing order from Indian Army

DroneAcharya Aerial Innovations, a rising star in India's drone industry, has secured a crucial contract to supply IT hardware for the Indian Army's drone lab in Jammu and Kashmir. This significant de...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Flipkart Ordered To Pay Mumbai Man INR 10,000 For ‘Mental Harassment’ Over iPhone Order Cancellation

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Flipkart Ordered To Pay Mumbai Man INR 10,000 For ‘Mental Harassment’ Over iPhone Order Cancellation

A Mumbai consumer court has ruled in favor of a customer who experienced "mental harassment" after Flipkart, a leading Indian e-commerce platform, unilaterally cancelled his iPhone order. The court fo...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Fintech Startup Juspay’s Revenue Crosses INR 200 Cr Mark In FY23

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Fintech Startup Juspay’s Revenue Crosses INR 200 Cr Mark In FY23

uspay, a leading Indian payment solutions provider, has reported impressive financial results for FY23, reflecting the surge in digital payments adoption across the country. The company's revenue skyr...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

FlexifyMe, Pune's HealthTech Venture, Secures Rs 1Cr Investment on Shark Tank India

CEO STORIES

FlexifyMe, Pune's HealthTech Venture, Secures Rs 1Cr Investment on Shark Tank India

Chronic pain, a widespread issue affecting over 1.7 billion people globally, can significantly impact quality of life. Traditional solutions like painkillers often have side effects, while physiothera...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

BNZ Green: A Blockchain Pioneer in Climate Solutions secured $100,000 in funding

STARTUP-STORIES

BNZ Green: A Blockchain Pioneer in Climate Solutions secured $100,000 in funding

BNZ Green, a leading company leveraging blockchain technology to tackle climate change, has secured $100,000 in funding. This investment fuels their mission to create a more sustainable future by expa...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Third Wave Coffee ropes in ex-KFC India head as CEO; founder Sushant Goel to move to board role

CEO STORIES

Third Wave Coffee ropes in ex-KFC India head as CEO; founder Sushant Goel to move to board role

Specialty coffee chain Third Wave Coffee announced a significant transition in its leadership team. Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Sushant Goel will step into a board role, paving the way f...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Infosys founder gifts shares worth Rs 240 cr to grandson, making him India's youngest millionaire

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Infosys founder gifts shares worth Rs 240 cr to grandson, making him India's youngest millionaire

NR Narayana Murthy, the co-founder of Infosys, recently made headlines by gifting 15,00,000 shares of Infosys stock, valued at over Rs 240 crore, to his four-month-old grandson, Ekagrah Rohan Murty. T...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Cedar Capital announces first close of Rs 240 crore Fintech VC fund

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Cedar Capital announces first close of Rs 240 crore Fintech VC fund

Cedar Capital Raises Capital for Fintech InnovationCedar Capital, a collaborative venture between Cedar Consulting and IBS Intelligence, has achieved a significant milestone with the first close of it...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Adani Group to invest over ₹1.2 lakh crore across portfolio companies in FY25, 70% for renewable business

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Adani Group to invest over ₹1.2 lakh crore across portfolio companies in FY25, 70% for renewable business

The Adani Group, a leading Indian conglomerate, is set for a significant investment push in the upcoming financial year (FY) 2024-25. According to news agency PTI, the group plans to strategically all...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

How One Startup Recycles 220 Million Li-ion Batteries for Electric Cars, Solar Chargers, and More

STARTUP-STORIES

How One Startup Recycles 220 Million Li-ion Batteries for Electric Cars, Solar Chargers, and More

Established in 2020, BatX Energies is a leading Indian startup addressing the growing challenge of Li-ion battery waste. Their journey began in 2017 when Vikrant Singh and Utkarsh Singh, engineering s...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato Faces ₹8.6 Crore GST Penalty Notice from Gujarat's Deputy Commissioner of State Tax

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Zomato Faces ₹8.6 Crore GST Penalty Notice from Gujarat's Deputy Commissioner of State Tax

Online food delivery giant Zomato has received a setback in the form of a Goods and Services Tax (GST) demand notice from the Gujarat government. This development comes amidst a recent share sale by A...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Haryana Startup Hygenco to Build India's First Green Hydrogen Plant

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Haryana Startup Hygenco to Build India's First Green Hydrogen Plant

India is taking a significant step towards a cleaner energy future with Haryana-based Hygenco's announcement to construct and operate the country's first green hydrogen plant in Hisar, Maharashtra. Th...

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PUDI: A Trailblazing Lucknow Startup Revolutionizing Shelf-Life Extension

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PUDI: A Trailblazing Lucknow Startup Revolutionizing Shelf-Life Extension

PUDI's remarkable journey exemplifies the power of perseverance and a unwavering commitment to innovation. Their focus on customer satisfaction, environmental responsibility, and fostering a supportiv...

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Teachmint's FY23 Revenue Surges 1,057%, Reflecting Edtech Sector's Explosive Growth

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Teachmint's FY23 Revenue Surges 1,057%, Reflecting Edtech Sector's Explosive Growth

Bengaluru-based edtech startup Teachmint, known for its online video-first teaching platform, witnessed a significant rise in revenue during the financial year 2022-23 (FY23). However, despite this im...

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Govt plans to facilitate investments into startups through Startup Registry

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Govt plans to facilitate investments into startups through Startup Registry

A Unified Platform for Seamless CollaborationThe Bharat Startup Ecosystem Registry goes beyond simply being a database. It's designed to be a dynamic hub where all stakeholders within the startup ecos...

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 No Approval Required for  New Models, Boosting Innovation and Development in Tech Sector: says IT minister

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No Approval Required for New Models, Boosting Innovation and Development in Tech Sector: says IT minister

A recent regulation by the Indian government on generative AI, also known as artificial intelligence (AI) that can create realistic and creative text formats, caused a stir in the tech startup ecosyst...

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toothsi Parent makeO Posts INR 220 Cr Loss In FY23; Revenue Jumps Over 2X

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toothsi Parent makeO Posts INR 220 Cr Loss In FY23; Revenue Jumps Over 2X

Rising Smile, Pinching Bottom LineHealthtech startup makeO, the company behind the popular toothsi clear aligner brand, saw its net loss widen in FY23 despite experiencing impressive revenue growth. W...

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Indian Startup Founded by IIT Graduates Generates Rs 200 Crore Revenue, Powers Homes with Zero Electricity

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Indian Startup Founded by IIT Graduates Generates Rs 200 Crore Revenue, Powers Homes with Zero Electricity

SolarSquare, a leading residential solar brand founded by IIT Bombay graduates Neeraj Jain and Shreya Mishra along with Pune University graduate Nikhil Nahar, is illuminating the homes of thousands ac...

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Who is Ashneer Grover ?-News, Life , Education and career

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Who is Ashneer Grover ?-News, Life , Education and career

Ashneer Grover: Former BharatPe MD and Shark Tank InvestorAshneer Grover, an Indian entrepreneur born on June 14, 1982, in Delhi, is best known as the former co-founder and managing director of Bharat...

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India’s Gaming Space May Touch $7.5 Bn, Generate 250,000 Jobs By 2025: Meta India MD

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India’s Gaming Space May Touch $7.5 Bn, Generate 250,000 Jobs By 2025: Meta India MD

Facebook's parent company, Meta, is setting its sights on India's rapidly growing gaming sector. Meta India MD Sandhya Devanathan, speaking at the first India edition of the Meta Gaming Summit in Mumb...

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Paytm Stock Surges 5%: Assessing the Impact of TPAP License News on Shareholders?

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Paytm Stock Surges 5%: Assessing the Impact of TPAP License News on Shareholders?

One97 Communications, the parent company of Paytm, witnessed a stock price surge of 5% on Friday, reaching Rs 370.90 on the BSE. This positive movement comes after the National Payments Corporation of...

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US Court Orders Arrest Of Hedge Fund Manager For Allegedly Hiding $533 Mn For BYJU’S

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US Court Orders Arrest Of Hedge Fund Manager For Allegedly Hiding $533 Mn For BYJU’S

Edtech giant BYJU'S woes continue to mount as a US insolvency court issued a warrant for the arrest of a hedge fund manager allegedly involved in hiding $533 million from the company's lenders. This d...

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Tata Motors Announces Rs 9,000 Crore Investment in Tamil Nadu for New Vehicle Manufacturing Facility

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Tata Motors Announces Rs 9,000 Crore Investment in Tamil Nadu for New Vehicle Manufacturing Facility

Chennai, Tamil Nadu - March 14, 2024 - In a major boost for the Indian automobile industry, Tata Motors signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday to estab...

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Super Gaming’s Indus Crosses 10 Mn Pre-Registrations On Google Play

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Super Gaming’s Indus Crosses 10 Mn Pre-Registrations On Google Play

Pune, India - March 14, 2024 - SuperGaming, a leading Indian game development studio, has struck gold with its upcoming "Indo-futuristic" battle royale game, Indus. The title has surpassed a staggerin...

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Government Takes Action Against 19 Streaming Platforms for Obscene and Vulgar Content

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Government Takes Action Against 19 Streaming Platforms for Obscene and Vulgar Content

In a move to curb the spread of obscene content online, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) has blocked 19 over-the-top (OTT) platforms in India. These platforms, including Uncut Adda, ...

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Paytm think Tie Up With SBI, Yes Bank, Others For UPI Transactions

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Paytm think Tie Up With SBI, Yes Bank, Others For UPI Transactions

Paytm's parent company, One 97 Communications, is reportedly in talks with major banks like SBI, Yes Bank, Axis Bank, and HDFC Bank to secure its UPI future. This move comes as Paytm seeks a crucial t...

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MCA Seeks Public Input on Draft Digital Competition Bill, Potential Challenge for Big Techs

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MCA Seeks Public Input on Draft Digital Competition Bill, Potential Challenge for Big Techs

The Indian government is taking a big step towards regulating Big Tech companies with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) inviting public comments on a new draft Digital Competition Bill. This bil...

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Paytm Expected to Receive NPCI Third-Party App Provider License by March 15th

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Paytm Expected to Receive NPCI Third-Party App Provider License by March 15th

In a move offering some relief to fintech giant Paytm, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has extended the deadline for restrictions imposed on its payments bank subsidiary. The new deadline for Paytm Pa...

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Airtel Payments Bank Appoints Former MasterCard India Executive Anuj Bansal as CFO

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Airtel Payments Bank Appoints Former MasterCard India Executive Anuj Bansal as CFO

Airtel Payments Bank, a prominent player in India's fintech landscape, has reinforced its leadership team with the appointment of Anuj Bansal as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Bansal brings with him o...

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Tata Motors Seeks Incentive Extension On E-Taxis For 3 Years

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Tata Motors Seeks Incentive Extension On E-Taxis For 3 Years

Tata Motors, a leading Indian automaker, has urged the government to extend subsidies for electric taxis and include personal cars in its flagship EV program, FAME. This move aims to accelerate electr...

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Ashneer Grover Urges RBI To Probe BharatPe Chairman Rajnish Kumar

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Ashneer Grover Urges RBI To Probe BharatPe Chairman Rajnish Kumar

Former Managing Director of BharatPe, Ashneer Grover, has intensified his battle against the fintech giant, directing fresh allegations towards its board chairman, Rajnish Kumar. In a recent developme...

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Viacom18 Shuffles Executive Leadership Ahead of Disney India Merger

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Viacom18 Shuffles Executive Leadership Ahead of Disney India Merger

Viacom18, a Reliance-owned media conglomerate, has undergone a significant leadership reshuffle in preparation for its upcoming $8.5 billion merger with Disney's India unit.Kevin Vaz Takes the Reins o...

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BigBasket and Flipkart Accelerate Delivery to Compete with Rapid Quick-Commerce Expansion

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BigBasket and Flipkart Accelerate Delivery to Compete with Rapid Quick-Commerce Expansion

The Indian e-commerce landscape is heating up, especially in the online grocery segment. To combat the rising popularity of quick commerce players like Blinkit and Zepto, established giants BigBasket ...

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Ways To Charge Your EV (Electric Vehicle) Easily

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Ways To Charge Your EV (Electric Vehicle) Easily

The Indian automobile industry is on the cusp of an electric revolution. Major players like Hyundai, Tata, Vespa, and MG are flooding the market with new electric vehicles (EVs), each boasting superio...

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Byju's says it has paid some part of salaries for 20,000 employees

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Byju's says it has paid some part of salaries for 20,000 employees

Embattled edtech giant Byju's has offered some relief to its employees by disbursing a portion of their February salaries. This comes after the company faced a cash crunch that threatened to delay sal...

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New Competition Law to Include Big Techs with 10% Global User Base in India: Impact on Tech Giants

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New Competition Law to Include Big Techs with 10% Global User Base in India: Impact on Tech Giants

India is taking a significant step towards regulating the digital landscape with a proposed digital competition law. This legislation aims to address concerns surrounding antitrust violations by major...

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India's Semiconductor Programme Shifts Focus to Chip Design Ecosystem: Ashwini Vaishnaw

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India's Semiconductor Programme Shifts Focus to Chip Design Ecosystem: Ashwini Vaishnaw

India's ambitious semiconductor mission is set for a significant shift in focus, prioritizing the development of a robust chip design ecosystem. This strategic move, announced by Union Minister of Ele...

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UPI Payment Now Available for Indians in Nepal

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UPI Payment Now Available for Indians in Nepal

Indian tourists and residents in Nepal can now rejoice! The Unified Payments Interface (UPI), India's ubiquitous digital payment system, is now live in Nepal. This landmark development follows a colla...

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Disney CEO Hails India Business Merger with Reliance as 'Best of Both Worlds

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Disney CEO Hails India Business Merger with Reliance as 'Best of Both Worlds

Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger has expressed his strong support for the recently announced merger of Disney's India arm with Reliance Industries' media business. Speaking at a Morgan Stanley investo...

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Meesho in talks for secondary deal with Peak XV, Tiger Global at $3.5-3.9 billion valuation

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Meesho in talks for secondary deal with Peak XV, Tiger Global at $3.5-3.9 billion valuation

Peak XV Partners, previously known as Sequoia Capital India, and Tiger Global are among the prominent investors engaged in discussions to acquire a stake in Meesho, a SoftBank-backed ecommerce firm, a...

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Baron Capital marks Swiggy valuation at $12.1 billion, up 13% from last fundraise

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Baron Capital marks Swiggy valuation at $12.1 billion, up 13% from last fundraise

Food delivery giant Swiggy has seen its valuation surge to $12.1 billion, marking a significant vote of confidence from investors. This is a 13% increase from the $10.7 billion valuation it secured du...

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Cabinet Approves IndiaAI Mission, Allocates INR 10,372 Cr To Spur AI Innovation

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Cabinet Approves IndiaAI Mission, Allocates INR 10,372 Cr To Spur AI Innovation

India is poised to become a major player in the global Artificial Intelligence (AI) race with the government's announcement of the IndiaAI Mission. This ambitious initiative, backed by a staggering ₹1...

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Ashneer Grover writes to RBI seeking probe into BharatPe’s shareholding, licence applications

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Ashneer Grover writes to RBI seeking probe into BharatPe’s shareholding, licence applications

Ashneer Grover, former managing director of BharatPe, has raised serious concerns over the fintech company's shareholding practices, prompting him to write to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) seeking a...

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The Supreme Court Dismisses MakeMyTrip’s Trademark Claim Against Google

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The Supreme Court Dismisses MakeMyTrip’s Trademark Claim Against Google

In a decision with potential implications for online advertising practices, the Supreme Court of India has dismissed a trademark infringement claim filed by travel booking platform MakeMyTrip against ...

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NPCI joins hands with IISc for joint research on blockchain, AI tech

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NPCI joins hands with IISc for joint research on blockchain, AI tech

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bangalore have announced a significant collaboration to accelerate advancements in blockchain and Artifi...

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Cybersecurity startup Axonius raises $200 million from returning investors

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Cybersecurity startup Axonius raises $200 million from returning investors

Amidst a cautious funding environment for late-stage startups, Axonius, a leading cybersecurity company, has secured $200 million in fresh funding. This news highlights the continued demand for robust...

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Over 70% Users To Stop Using UPI If Transaction Fee Is Levied: Survey

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Over 70% Users To Stop Using UPI If Transaction Fee Is Levied: Survey

A strong aversion to transaction fees among UPI users in India. The survey found that only 23% of respondents are willing to bear any charges associated with UPI payments, while a staggering 73% woul...

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FIU-IND Report: Paytm Payments Bank Lacks Mechanism to Detect Suspicious Transactions

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FIU-IND Report: Paytm Payments Bank Lacks Mechanism to Detect Suspicious Transactions

In a recent development highlighting ongoing concerns within the Indian fintech sector, the Financial Intelligence Unit-India (FIU-IND) has imposed a hefty penalty of ₹5.49 crore on Paytm Payments Ban...

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Cardiotrack Secures $2 Million in Pre-Series A Funding to Revolutionize Healthcare Screening

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Cardiotrack Secures $2 Million in Pre-Series A Funding to Revolutionize Healthcare Screening

Cardiotrack, a healthcare screening company based in Bengaluru, secured $2 million in pre-Series A funding to expand its services to more health and life insurance providers. The company offers teleme...

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Byju's says it is Beneficiary owner of $533 million fund parked in US

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Byju's says it is Beneficiary owner of $533 million fund parked in US

Edtech giant Byju's, facing a US court hearing regarding the whereabouts of $533 million in funds, claims the money remains beneficially owned by a US subsidiary. This statement comes amidst reports o...

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Zepto, Blinkit adding fashion, electronics, beauty and more

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Zepto, Blinkit adding fashion, electronics, beauty and more

India's quick commerce space is heating up as leading platforms like Zomato-owned Blinkit and Mumbai-based unicorn Zepto are rapidly expanding their offerings beyond groceries and essentials. This mov...

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Macquarie Capital Trims Valuation Of BYJU’S By Nearly 98%

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Macquarie Capital Trims Valuation Of BYJU’S By Nearly 98%

1. BYJU'S, India's leading edtech company, has seen its valuation drastically reduced by Macquarie Capital, an investor in the firm. This follows accusations from a Swiss bank that Macquarie Capital w...

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Mamaearth Shines: Shares Jump 10% After Stellar Q3 Performance

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Mamaearth Shines: Shares Jump 10% After Stellar Q3 Performance

Honasa Consumer, the parent company of popular personal care brand Mamaearth, witnessed a stellar rise in its share price today, jumping nearly 10% to a high of Rs 475 on the NSE. This surge comes aft...

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Paytm’s Vijay Shekhar Sharma discussed exiting board, removing Paytm from bank name

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Paytm’s Vijay Shekhar Sharma discussed exiting board, removing Paytm from bank name

📌 Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma considered resigning and removing "Paytm" from the Payments Bank due to mounting regulatory pressure from the RBI.📌  Discussions arose after RBI inquiries regar...

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NSE and BSE curb Paytm daily trading limits to 10% after stock rout

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NSE and BSE curb Paytm daily trading limits to 10% after stock rout

India's digital payments giant, Paytm, is facing a double whammy after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) imposed restrictions on its banking arm and stock exchanges slashed its daily trading limit. Thes...

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Ola Electric launches S1 X variant, extends warranty for all products

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Ola Electric launches S1 X variant, extends warranty for all products

Ola Electric, the ride-hailing giant turned electric vehicle (EV) maker, is making waves in the Indian market with a slew of announcements targeting wider adoption and customer concerns. Here's a brea...

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Paytm stock falls another 20% to hit lower circuit on day 2; no near-term solution to woes in sight

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Paytm stock falls another 20% to hit lower circuit on day 2; no near-term solution to woes in sight

Paytm, the Indian fintech giant, is reeling under a double blow after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) imposed strict restrictions on its payments bank and lending business. This regulatory action has ...

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PharmEasy Hits ₹6,000 Crore Revenue Mark, But Net Loss Widens Amid Cost-Cutting Measures

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PharmEasy Hits ₹6,000 Crore Revenue Mark, But Net Loss Widens Amid Cost-Cutting Measures

Mumbai-based epharmacy giant PharmEasy crossed the INR 6,000 crore revenue mark in FY23, witnessing a 16% growth year-on-year. However, a hefty impairment loss led to a surge in net loss, highlighting...

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Temasek sells entire holding in Policybazaar for Rs 2,425 crore

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Temasek sells entire holding in Policybazaar for Rs 2,425 crore

In a move that shook the Indian fintech landscape, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund Temasek Holdings divested its entire 5.42% stake in PB Fintech, the parent company of online insurance aggregator P...

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Jupiter Capital-Backed Asianxt Eyes $10-15 Mn Funding To Enter Social Media Space

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Jupiter Capital-Backed Asianxt Eyes $10-15 Mn Funding To Enter Social Media Space

News and entertainment media-tech startup Asianxt Digital Technologies is making a bold move into the social media arena with a unique offering – an AI-powered short-form video app. This move comes as...

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RBI Bars Paytm Payments Bank From Providing UPI Service, Taking Deposits In Customer Accounts

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RBI Bars Paytm Payments Bank From Providing UPI Service, Taking Deposits In Customer Accounts

In a major blow to financial technology giant Paytm, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has taken strict action against its payments bank arm, Paytm Payments Bank (PPB). Through a notification issued on ...

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Meesho Aims for Growth with Financial Services, Grocery Delivery Push in FY24

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Meesho Aims for Growth with Financial Services, Grocery Delivery Push in FY24

SoftBank-backed ecommerce platform Meesho is set to diversify its offerings in the next financial year, venturing into financial services and scaling its grocery delivery business. This move mirrors e...

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Budget 2024: Can Edtech Startups Make Learning More Affordable & Accessible?

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Budget 2024: Can Edtech Startups Make Learning More Affordable & Accessible?

India's once-booming edtech ecosystem, hit hard by funding slowdown and profitability concerns, pins its hopes on the upcoming interim Budget 2024 for a much-needed shot in the arm. While acknowledgin...

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Will Union Budget 2024 Boost The Startup Ecosystem’s Progress

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Will Union Budget 2024 Boost The Startup Ecosystem’s Progress

The Union Budget for FY24, anticipation within the Indian startup ecosystem is at fever pitch. This year's budget holds immense significance for the country's burgeoning entrepreneurial landscape, cu...

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Major Sell-Off: Societe Generale Exits Zomato Shares Worth INR 117 Cr, Invests in Policybazaar

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Major Sell-Off: Societe Generale Exits Zomato Shares Worth INR 117 Cr, Invests in Policybazaar

The ongoing turbulence in the Indian equities market, fueled by foreign institutional investor (FII) pullout and anticipation of the US Fed's next move, sent tremors through the new-age tech sector on...

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Budget 2024 : Online Gaming Startups Seek Progressive Taxation, AVGC Allocation

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Budget 2024 : Online Gaming Startups Seek Progressive Taxation, AVGC Allocation

📌 Gaming startups want tax clarity in Budget 2024 amidst strict regulations. They're grappling with the current blanket 28% GST and need a distinction between games of skill and chance.📌 Skill build...

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Deep Dive into the Wonders of Generative AI turning globe

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Deep Dive into the Wonders of Generative AI turning globe

Generative AI is no longer a futuristic fantasy; it's reshaping our digital landscape at an astonishing pace. Let me take you deep into the intricacies of this technological marvel, exploring its adva...

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Deepak Kushwaha

Customs duty on electronic transmissions will hit semiconductor design locally: Industry bodies

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Customs duty on electronic transmissions will hit semiconductor design locally: Industry bodies

⚫ The India Electronics & Semiconductor Association (IESA) has presented a plea to the Indian government, urging them to refrain from imposing customs duties on electronic transmissions.⚫ Electronic t...

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Ola expands electric bike taxi service to Delhi, Hyderabad; plans India-wide scale-up

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Ola expands electric bike taxi service to Delhi, Hyderabad; plans India-wide scale-up

🎯 Ola is expanding its electric bike taxi service to Delhi and Hyderabad, with plans to scale up the offering across India by the end of the year. This is a significant move for Ola, as it could help...

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Binny Bansal resigns from Flipkart board citing conflict of interest with new startup: Report

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Binny Bansal resigns from Flipkart board citing conflict of interest with new startup: Report

🎯 Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal has reportedly resigned from the company board following the launch of his new venture, OppDoor, in the ecommerce sector. The resignation was communicated to the ...

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Khazanah in talks to lead Oyo Hotel’s $400 million fund raise

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Khazanah in talks to lead Oyo Hotel’s $400 million fund raise

Oyo Hotels & Homes, the once-high-flying Indian hotel-booking platform, is looking to Malaysian wealth giant Khazanah Nasional Berhad for a $400 million cash injection, aiming to fuel expansion and ch...

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Edtech major Byju's to slash $22 bn valuation by 90% to raise fresh funds

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Edtech major Byju's to slash $22 bn valuation by 90% to raise fresh funds

Byju's, the Indian education giant once valued at $22 billion, is desperately seeking a financial lifeline. The company is in talks with existing investors to raise over $100 million at a staggering d...

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Lightspeed appoints Vivek Gambhir, Kevin Aluwi as venture partners for India, Southeast Asia

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Lightspeed appoints Vivek Gambhir, Kevin Aluwi as venture partners for India, Southeast Asia

Lightspeed Venture Partners, a renowned venture capital firm that has supported prominent startups like ShareChat, Oyo, and Udaan, is reinforcing its presence in India and Southeast Asia by welcoming ...

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Cars24’s Sales Inch Closer To $1 Bn Mark In FY23

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Cars24’s Sales Inch Closer To $1 Bn Mark In FY23

Cars24, the Delhi NCR-based used car marketplace, has driven its growth engine in FY23, achieving a 16% surge in consolidated operating revenue to $930.3 million, up from $799 million in FY22. This im...

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AI startup Cohere in talks to raise roughly $500 million to $1 billion

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AI startup Cohere in talks to raise roughly $500 million to $1 billion

Cohere, a Toronto-based startup developing artificial intelligence for businesses, is in talks with investors to raise between $500 million and $1 billion in new funding, according to a person familia...

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BonV Aero Secures INR 6 Crore in Funding Led by Inflection Point Ventures

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BonV Aero Secures INR 6 Crore in Funding Led by Inflection Point Ventures

BonV Aero, the Indian pioneer in electric aerial logistics drones, has successfully secured INR 6 crore (US$728,000) in a funding round led by Inflection Point Ventures (IPV). This strategic investmen...

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BYJU’S-Owned Aakash: FY22 Profits Hit INR 80 Cr, Sales Exceed INR 1,400 Cr Milestone

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BYJU’S-Owned Aakash: FY22 Profits Hit INR 80 Cr, Sales Exceed INR 1,400 Cr Milestone

Aakash Educational Services Ltd., the shining star in BYJU'S turbulent edtech galaxy, has defied industry woes to report a remarkable 82% surge in earnings for FY22. This stellar performance stands in...

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Tesla Firms Up Plans For $30 Bn Investments To Set Up Base In India

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Tesla Firms Up Plans For $30 Bn Investments To Set Up Base In India

In a potential game-changer for India's automotive landscape, Tesla is reportedly in advanced talks to enter the market with a massive $30 billion investment over the next five years. This ambitious p...

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Piyush Goyal says US fund house looking to invest $50 billion in India

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Piyush Goyal says US fund house looking to invest $50 billion in India

In a major sign of confidence in India's booming economy, a leading US investment firm has committed to pouring a staggering USD 50 billion into the country over the next decade. This massive announce...

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 BlackRock's Axe Slashes BYJU'S Valuation From Billions to Barely a Billion

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BlackRock's Axe Slashes BYJU'S Valuation From Billions to Barely a Billion

BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, has dealt a crippling blow to Indian edtech giant Byju's, slashing its valuation by a staggering 95% from its peak. This latest markdown, revealed in a re...

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Govt may ban offshore crypto trading apps if found guilty of PMLA violations

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Govt may ban offshore crypto trading apps if found guilty of PMLA violations

The Indian government has hinted at further action against offshore cryptocurrency platforms like Binance, potentially culminating in a complete ban on their Indian operations if found guilty of viola...

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US startup funding drops 30% in 2023 despite AI frenzy

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US startup funding drops 30% in 2023 despite AI frenzy

Silicon Valley Slump: U.S. venture capital investment tumbled 30% in 2023 compared to 2022, marking a stark contrast to the record-breaking highs of 2021. While artificial intelligence (AI) startups ...

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Kalpana Maurya

Nykaa Q3 Soars: Fashion Vertical Catapults GMV 40% Higher YoY

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Nykaa Q3 Soars: Fashion Vertical Catapults GMV 40% Higher YoY

Beauty and fashion giant Nykaa's Q3 FY24 performance painted a mixed picture, with its burgeoning fashion vertical stealing the show while the core beauty and personal care segment remained tepid. Des...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

VinFast plans to establish an electric vehicle (EV) plant in Tamil Nadu, with an initial investment of $500 million.

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VinFast plans to establish an electric vehicle (EV) plant in Tamil Nadu, with an initial investment of $500 million.

Chennai, India: Buckle up, India! Vietnamese EV giant VinFast is hitting the gas pedal on green transportation with a $500 million electric vehicle manufacturing facility in Tamil Nadu! This isn't jus...

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Kalpana Maurya

PhonePe Appoints Ritesh Pai as Global Payments CEO.

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PhonePe Appoints Ritesh Pai as Global Payments CEO.

PhonePe, the leading digital payments platform, has appointed Ritesh Pai as the CEO of its International Payments business, marking a strategic move for global expansion. Ritesh Pai, former President-...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

817 Startups Enroll For Karnataka’s Elevate 2023

STARTUP-STORIES

817 Startups Enroll For Karnataka’s Elevate 2023

A booming surge in innovation marks Karnataka's startup ecosystem as a staggering 817 startups enroll in the state government's Elevate 2023 initiative, a 46% increase from 2022. This record-breaking ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Elon Musk Makes India Move: Tesla Manufacturing Unit Likely to Land in Gujarat

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Elon Musk Makes India Move: Tesla Manufacturing Unit Likely to Land in Gujarat

Electric vehicle (EV) giant Tesla is set to electrify the Indian market with its first manufacturing plant, likely to be established in Gujarat. After months of negotiations and anticipation, the fina...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Founders Resist Valuation Cuts As Funding Drought Drags On

STARTUP-STORIES

Founders Resist Valuation Cuts As Funding Drought Drags On

In a recent annual State of Startups survey, a significant revelation emerged about the mindset of Indian startup founders amidst the ongoing funding challenges. The survey, conducted among 80 of Indi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

BharatPe logs nearly three-fold revenue growth in FY23, trims losses

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BharatPe logs nearly three-fold revenue growth in FY23, trims losses

India's fintech star, BharatPe, has embarked on a remarkable journey of financial rehabilitation, recording a stellar performance in FY23. The company posted an impressive 182% YoY increase in standal...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Indian Wearables Brand Noise Valued at $420 Million After $10 Million Funding from Bose

STARTUP-STORIES

Indian Wearables Brand Noise Valued at $420 Million After $10 Million Funding from Bose

Gurgaon, India: In a landmark deal, Indian wearables brand Noise has secured $10 million in funding from US audio giant Bose Corporation, propelling its valuation to a staggering $420 million. This ma...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato offers to acquire Shiprocket for $2 billion: report

STARTUP-STORIES

Zomato offers to acquire Shiprocket for $2 billion: report

In a move that could shake up the Indian e-commerce landscape, food delivery giant Zomato has reportedly offered to acquire logistics startup Shiprocket for a staggering $2 billion, according to Bloom...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Battery recycling startup Batx raises $5 million in funding from zephyr peacock, lets venture news

STARTUP-STORIES

Battery recycling startup Batx raises $5 million in funding from zephyr peacock, lets venture news

Bengaluru-based lithium battery recycling startup, BatX Energies, has revved its engine with a green light for the future. Securing $5 million in a pre-Series A funding round, led by Zephyr Peacock wi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Nila Spaces launches proptech accelerator programme

STARTUP-STORIES

Nila Spaces launches proptech accelerator programme

National Stock Exchange-listed company Nila Spaces has launched the VisionX Program, a dedicated accelerator program for early-stage startups in the industry. This ambitious initiative, coupled with a...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Exponent Energy Raises $26.4M for EV Rapid Charging

EV

Exponent Energy Raises $26.4M for EV Rapid Charging

Bengaluru-based energy tech startup Exponent Energy, known for its revolutionary 15-minute rapid charging technology for electric vehicles (EVs), has plugged into a hefty $26.4 million (INR 220 crore)...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Agritech Startup Vegrow Secures $46 Million Funding From GIC and Others

CEO STORIES, STARTUP-STORIES

Agritech Startup Vegrow Secures $46 Million Funding From GIC and Others

Vegrow, the Bengaluru-based B2B fruit marketplace, has secured a fresh round of funding to fuel its growth ambitions. In a strategic move, the company secured an undisclosed amount in a Series C fundi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Men’s fashion brand Snitch raises ₹110cr to expand offline presence

STARTUP-STORIES

Men’s fashion brand Snitch raises ₹110cr to expand offline presence

Bengaluru-based D2C fashion brand Snitch has woven a stylish success story, securing a hefty ₹110 crore in a Series A funding round co-led by SWC Global and IvyCap Ventures. This fresh capital injecti...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

GPAI Summit 2023 | India will launch AI mission to boost Agriculture  Education , Healthcare: PM

TECH

GPAI Summit 2023 | India will launch AI mission to boost Agriculture Education , Healthcare: PM

India is set to launch an ambitious artificial intelligence (AI) mission aimed at bolstering the nation's computing power capacity, according to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Speaking at the inaugural...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Macquarie Capital Charges Up India's EV Future with Investment in ChargeZone

EV

Macquarie Capital Charges Up India's EV Future with Investment in ChargeZone

Macquarie Capital, the investment arm of Macquarie Group, has announced a significant investment in ChargeZone, a leading electric vehicle (EV) charging network operator in India. This strategic inves...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato sees an opportunity in catering business to Expand into Large-Order Services

STARTUP-STORIES

Zomato sees an opportunity in catering business to Expand into Large-Order Services

Zomato is expanding its reach beyond food delivery by eyeing a slice of the catering business and exploring new non-food offerings for its loyalty program, Zomato Gold. The company's Chief Executive f...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Nat Habit Raises $10.2 Million in Series B Funding Led by Bertelsmann

CEO STORIES, STARTUP-STORIES

Nat Habit Raises $10.2 Million in Series B Funding Led by Bertelsmann

Nat Habit, a rising star in the D2C beauty and wellness space, has secured $10.2 million in a Series B funding round led by Bertelsmann India and other investors. This significant investment marks a t...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

D2C Hair Extensions Startup Secures $2.75 Million to Expand Salon Network

STARTUP-STORIES

D2C Hair Extensions Startup Secures $2.75 Million to Expand Salon Network

HairOriginals, a leading Indian startup specializing in direct-to-consumer (D2C) hair extensions and DIY wigs, has secured a significant funding boost of $2.75 million. This fresh capital injection wi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Instamojo Records Flat Operational Revenue of Rs 46 Crore in FY23 Amid Core Payment Business Closure

STARTUP-STORIES

Instamojo Records Flat Operational Revenue of Rs 46 Crore in FY23 Amid Core Payment Business Closure

In a strategic shift from its roots as a fintech startup, Instamojo, backed by Mastercard and Times Internet, has successfully transitioned into a Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) tech platform. Despite refra...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Beware of Fake QR Codes: FTC Warns of Scammers Stealing Your Information

TECH

Beware of Fake QR Codes: FTC Warns of Scammers Stealing Your Information

As QR code usage surges in India for various transactions, the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a critical warning to the public. Scammers are increasingly hiding harmful links in fake QR ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

PhonePe Reaches $1.3 Trillion TPV, Positioning Itself Among Global Fintech Leaders

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PhonePe Reaches $1.3 Trillion TPV, Positioning Itself Among Global Fintech Leaders

PhonePe, a leading Indian fintech platform, has achieved a staggering total payment value (TPV) of $1.3 trillion, placing it alongside the biggest fintech players in the US market. This impressive mil...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Google Launches Its ‘Largest And Most Capable’ AI Model Gemini To Compete With ChatGPT

TECH

Google Launches Its ‘Largest And Most Capable’ AI Model Gemini To Compete With ChatGPT

The race to develop the most advanced and capable artificial intelligence (AI) continues to heat up, and Google has just thrown its hat into the ring with the launch of its latest creation: Gemini. An...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Gameskraft Defies Tax Challenges, Achieves Remarkable 14% Profit Surge, Crossing INR 1,000 Cr Milestone in FY23

STARTUP-STORIES

Gameskraft Defies Tax Challenges, Achieves Remarkable 14% Profit Surge, Crossing INR 1,000 Cr Milestone in FY23

In a remarkable feat, gaming startup Gameskraft has defied the recent challenges faced by the real money gaming industry and recorded a 14.2% increase in its consolidated net profit for FY23, reaching...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

OpenAI, the developer behind ChatGPT, collaborates with Twitter executive Rishi Jaitly to make an impactful foray into the AI sector in India.

TECH

OpenAI, the developer behind ChatGPT, collaborates with Twitter executive Rishi Jaitly to make an impactful foray into the AI sector in India.

OpenAI is joining forces with former Twitter India head Rishi Jaitly to navigate India's complex policies and regulations in the artificial intelligence (AI) domain. As a senior advisor to OpenAI, Jai...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zerodha  Generates INR 2.3 in Revenue for Every INR 1 Spent in FY23

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Zerodha Generates INR 2.3 in Revenue for Every INR 1 Spent in FY23

Zerodha, the Bengaluru-based discount brokerage platform, continues its impressive growth trajectory with a 37% increase in net profit for FY23, reaching a staggering INR 2,908.9 crore. This significa...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

5-Month-Old Sarvam AI Raises $41 Million to Become India's Leading GenAI Powerhouse

CEO STORIES

5-Month-Old Sarvam AI Raises $41 Million to Become India's Leading GenAI Powerhouse

Bengaluru-based startup Sarvam AI, a rising star in the generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) space, has secured a significant $41 million (approximately INR 342 crore) in Series A funding.This i...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Water management startup DigitalPaani secures $1.2 million in funding from Elemental Excelerator

STARTUP-STORIES

Water management startup DigitalPaani secures $1.2 million in funding from Elemental Excelerator

DigitalPaani, a water management startup founded by father-daughter duo Mansi Jain and Rajesh Jain, has secured $1.2 million in funding. The round was led by Elemental Excelerator and included partici...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Airblack Raises $4 Million to Beautify its Makeup Learning Platform and Empower Aspiring Artists

CEO STORIES, STARTUP-STORIES

Airblack Raises $4 Million to Beautify its Makeup Learning Platform and Empower Aspiring Artists

Airblack, the online platform revolutionizing makeup and beauty learning, has secured $4 million (approximately INR 33 crores) in its Pre-Series B funding round. This significant investment, led by th...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Navadhan Secures $5 Million to Boost Financial Inclusion for Underserved Households and Businesses

STARTUP-STORIES

Navadhan Secures $5 Million to Boost Financial Inclusion for Underserved Households and Businesses

Mumbai-based rural-focused fintech startup Navadhan has successfully secured $5 million (INR 41.7 Cr) in a Pre-Series A funding round led by Prime Venture Partners. This significant investment marks a...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

BookMyShow turns profitable; FY23 operating revenue nears Rs 1,000 crore

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BookMyShow turns profitable; FY23 operating revenue nears Rs 1,000 crore

BookMyShow, India's leading online entertainment ticketing platform, has made a remarkable turnaround, swinging to a net profit of Rs 85.72 crore in FY23 from a year-earlier loss of Rs 92.2 crore. Thi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

THE SLEEP COMPANY RAISES $22M SERIES C FUNDING

STARTUP-STORIES

THE SLEEP COMPANY RAISES $22M SERIES C FUNDING

The Sleep Company, a startup aiming to dethrone traditional mattress giants with its innovative approach to sleep solutions, has just secured a hefty $22 million (Rs 184 crore) in Series C funding. Th...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Fintech startup ZestMoney to shut down, to lay off remaining 130 employees

STARTUP-STORIES

Fintech startup ZestMoney to shut down, to lay off remaining 130 employees

The once-promising BNPL firm ZestMoney has met its tragic end, announcing its closure and laying off its remaining 130 employees. This marks a stark downfall for a company that once held the potential...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Neobank Digivriddhi Raises $6 Million to Serve India's Dairy Farmers

STARTUP-STORIES

Neobank Digivriddhi Raises $6 Million to Serve India's Dairy Farmers

Digivriddhi Technologies, a Bengaluru-based neobank catering to dairy farmers and microenterprises, has secured INR 50 crore ($6 million) in Series A funding. The round was led by Omidyar Network Indi...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Honasa Consumer Crashes Despite Early Gains as INR 238 Cr Block Deal Spooks Investors

CEO STORIES

Honasa Consumer Crashes Despite Early Gains as INR 238 Cr Block Deal Spooks Investors

Honasa Consumer Ltd, the parent company of popular D2C brands Mamaearth and The Derma Co, saw its share price plummet after a massive block deal erased its early morning gains.The stock had surged 20%...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Biryani By Kilo Secures $9 Mn From Alpha Wave Ventures, Vevek Ventures, Others

STARTUP-STORIES

Biryani By Kilo Secures $9 Mn From Alpha Wave Ventures, Vevek Ventures, Others

Cloud kitchen firm Biryani By Kilo (BBK) has secured $9 million (INR 72 crore) in its Series C funding round led by Alpha Wave Ventures. Other investors in the round include Vevek Ventures, DSP HMK Ho...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Social Media Needs App Store-Level Age Checks, Says Meta's Joel Kaplan

TECH, CEO STORIES

Social Media Needs App Store-Level Age Checks, Says Meta's Joel Kaplan

In a recent interview, Meta's vice president of global policy, Joel Kaplan, advocated for the adoption of an "app-store" level check for age verification and consent management of users below the age ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Car services startup Park+ expects to turn profitable in March 2024

STARTUP-STORIES

Car services startup Park+ expects to turn profitable in March 2024

Car Care Services Startup Park+ Expects to Turn Profitable in Early 2024Park+, a car care services startup, is expecting to turn profitable by the January-March 2024 quarter and close the current fisc...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

CarDekho Makes a Power Play in Shared Mobility with Revv Acquisition

CEO STORIES

CarDekho Makes a Power Play in Shared Mobility with Revv Acquisition

CarDekho, the leading auto e-commerce platform in India, has acquired a majority stake in Gurugram-based self-drive car rental startup Revv, marking its entry into the shared mobility space. This stra...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

BYJU'S delays salaries of employees for November

TECH

BYJU'S delays salaries of employees for November

Edtech giant BYJU'S is facing yet another setback, with a portion of its employees reportedly not receiving their November salaries due to an "unexpected technical glitch" in the company's payroll sys...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Healthtech Startup Zyla Secures $4 Million Funding to Boost Personalized Care for Chronic Patients

HEALTHTECH

Healthtech Startup Zyla Secures $4 Million Funding to Boost Personalized Care for Chronic Patients

Zyla, a rapidly growing healthtech startup, has secured $4 million in a funding round led by Exfinity Venture Partners.The round also saw participation from existing investors Seeders VC and other ang...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

UPI Transactions Cross 11 Billion Mark for Second Month in November

TRENDING NEWS

UPI Transactions Cross 11 Billion Mark for Second Month in November

UPI processed 11.24 billion transactions in November, worth a staggering Rs. 17.40 lakh crore (Rs. 17.40 trillion).Despite a minor dip in transaction volume compared to October's 11.41 billion, the ov...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Giva Jewellery Shines Bright with Rs 200 Crore Funding Round Led by Premji Invest

CEO STORIES, STARTUP-STORIES

Giva Jewellery Shines Bright with Rs 200 Crore Funding Round Led by Premji Invest

Giva Jewellery raises Rs 200 crore in a Series B funding round led by Premji Invest.The company aims to expand its omnichannel presence and establish a pan-India reach.Giva's focus on fine silver jewe...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Upgrad's Growth Propels Revenue to 96% Rise, but Losses Deepen by 67%

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Upgrad's Growth Propels Revenue to 96% Rise, but Losses Deepen by 67%

UpGrad, a leading online higher education company in India, has recorded impressive revenue growth in FY23, but its losses have also widened significantly. The company's revenue surged by 96% to INR 1...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

ShipGlobal Raises $2.5 Million in Funding from InfoEdge Ventures to Empower Indian SMEs in Global Trade

STARTUP-STORIES

ShipGlobal Raises $2.5 Million in Funding from InfoEdge Ventures to Empower Indian SMEs in Global Trade

ShipGlobal raises $2.5 million in funding led by InfoEdge Ventures.The company aims to expand its product offerings and broaden its customer base.ShipGlobal's comprehensive logistics solutions cater t...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

PhiCommerce Secures $10 Million Funding to Enhance Payment Solutions

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PhiCommerce Secures $10 Million Funding to Enhance Payment Solutions

PhiCommerce raises $10 million in a funding round led by BEENEXTThe company plans to expand its product offerings and broaden its customer basePhiCommerce's PayPhi solution enables businesses to seaml...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

BharatPe FinTech Unicorn Turns EBITDA Positive:Records First Profitable Month in October 2023

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BharatPe FinTech Unicorn Turns EBITDA Positive:Records First Profitable Month in October 2023

BharatPe achieves EBITDA positivity in October 2023BharatPe's annualised revenue in October 2023 crossed Rs 1,500 crore, a growth of 31% from FY23.In the month of October alone, facilitated loans exce...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Private Equity Firm True North Ventures into Private Credit, Raises Rs 1,000 Crore

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Private Equity Firm True North Ventures into Private Credit, Raises Rs 1,000 Crore

True North Ventures, a leading private equity firm, has announced its foray into the private credit landscape. The firm has successfully raised Rs 1,000 crore for its maiden private credit fund, marki...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Rupyy by CarDekho The Catalyst for Democratizing Auto Loans Across India

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Rupyy by CarDekho The Catalyst for Democratizing Auto Loans Across India

CarDekho Group has introduced its digital lending platform, Rupyy, with the aim of ensuring convenient and cost-effective access to loans for both new and used cars, two-wheelers, and electric vehicle...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Next.js: Empowering Developers, Revolutionizing Web Development

TECH

Next.js: Empowering Developers, Revolutionizing Web Development

Next.js: A React Framework for Modern Web DevelopmentNext.js is a popular React framework that is quickly gaining traction among web developers. It offers several advantages over other React framework...

Akash Kushwaha

Akash Kushwaha

Tally Solutions Launches Account Aggregator Services to Enhance Financial Access for MSMEs

STARTUP-STORIES

Tally Solutions Launches Account Aggregator Services to Enhance Financial Access for MSMEs

Tally Solutions: India's trusted compliance expert for 30 years. A tech and innovation firm, committed to SMB business management software.Introducing TallyEdge, their in-house startup, designed for b...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Edtech Unicorn PhysicsWallah Trims Workforce: 120 Employees Ousted Following Performance Evaluation

EDUPRENEUR

Edtech Unicorn PhysicsWallah Trims Workforce: 120 Employees Ousted Following Performance Evaluation

PhysicsWallah Lays Off 120 Employees Amidst Fundraising EffortsIn a surprising turn of events, edtech unicorn PhysicsWallah has laid off 120 employees, citing performance issues. The layoffs come as t...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Fintech Startup Kiwi Secures $13 Million in Series A Funding Led by Omidyar Network India

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Fintech Startup Kiwi Secures $13 Million in Series A Funding Led by Omidyar Network India

In a significant development for the Indian fintech landscape, Kiwi, a credit card management platform, has successfully raised $13 million in its Series A funding round. The round was led by Omidyar ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Flatheads: Momoe Founders Conquer Fintech, Now Take on Rs 8,000 Cr Footwear Market

CEO STORIES, STARTUP-STORIES

Flatheads: Momoe Founders Conquer Fintech, Now Take on Rs 8,000 Cr Footwear Market

Ganesh Balakrishnan, a seasoned entrepreneur with a remarkable track record in building successful businesses, has embarked on a new venture – Flatheads, an innovative Indian startup that has garnered...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

The Role of Women Role Models in Advancing Gender Equality in India's PE/VC Ecosystem

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The Role of Women Role Models in Advancing Gender Equality in India's PE/VC Ecosystem

Women Role Models: Catalysts for Gender Equality in India's PE/VC EcosystemThe private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) industry in India has emerged as a powerful engine of economic growth, foste...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Neuralink, Elon Musk's Brain Implant Startup, Stealthily Secures $43 Million in Additional Funding

CEO STORIES, STARTUP-STORIES

Neuralink, Elon Musk's Brain Implant Startup, Stealthily Secures $43 Million in Additional Funding

In a move that further bolsters its ambitious endeavors in the realm of brain-computer interfaces, Neuralink, the brain implant startup founded by Elon Musk, has quietly secured an additional $43 mill...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Black Friday online buying hits a record $9.8B in the US, $70.9B globally

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Black Friday online buying hits a record $9.8B in the US, $70.9B globally

Black Friday Online Shopping Surges, Reaching Record Highs Despite Economic ChallengesIn a testament to the resilience of consumer spending, Black Friday online sales reached a staggering $9.8 billion...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Scapia Secures $23 Million in Series A Funding to Revolutionize Travel Fintech

STARTUP-STORIES

Scapia Secures $23 Million in Series A Funding to Revolutionize Travel Fintech

Elevating Travel ExperiencesIn a significant boost to the travel fintech sector, Scapia, a rapidly rising startup, has garnered $23 million in its Series A funding round. The round was spearheaded by ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Jupiter Neobank Invested INR 54 to Generate Each Rupee in FY23.

TRENDING NEWS, CEO STORIES

Jupiter Neobank Invested INR 54 to Generate Each Rupee in FY23.

In the dynamic realm of fintech, Jupiter Neobank has emerged as a formidable player, garnering attention for its innovative approach to banking and its rapid user acquisition. However, beneath the sur...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

 From Humble Beginnings to India's Fastest Unicorn: The Swiggy Saga

CEO STORIES, STARTUP-STORIES

From Humble Beginnings to India's Fastest Unicorn: The Swiggy Saga

In the bustling world of India's tech startup ecosystem, Swiggy stands as a beacon of innovation and customer-centricity. From its humble beginnings in 2014 as a small delivery startup, Swiggy has tra...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Zomato ,Swiggy get  notice for Rs 750 crore in unpaid taxes from DGGI

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Zomato ,Swiggy get notice for Rs 750 crore in unpaid taxes from DGGI

In a significant development that could have far-reaching implications for the food delivery industry, India's Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) has issued demand notices to two of the co...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

The Model Y is set to be Tesla's inaugural car available in India.

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The Model Y is set to be Tesla's inaugural car available in India.

In the realm of electric vehicles (EVs), Tesla stands as a pioneer, revolutionizing the way we perceive and experience sustainable mobility. The company's sleek, high-performance EVs have captivated t...

Ankita Gupta

Ankita Gupta

AstroSuccess: Unveiling the Journey of Achieving 4X Profit Growth in Astrology Startup

CEO STORIES, STARTUP-STORIES

AstroSuccess: Unveiling the Journey of Achieving 4X Profit Growth in Astrology Startup

In the realm of startups, where innovation and disruption are the cornerstones of success, Astrotalk stands as a beacon of growth and profitability. Founded in 2015, Astrotalk has emerged as a leading...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Powering the Future with Our Electric Vehicle Startup

EV, CEO STORIES

Powering the Future with Our Electric Vehicle Startup

In the realm of sustainable mobility, electric vehicles (EVs) stand as a beacon of hope, promising a cleaner, greener future for transportation. Amidst this burgeoning industry, a new generation of st...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya

Puneet Gupta || Founder & CEO at AstroTalk

CEO STORIES

Puneet Gupta || Founder & CEO at AstroTalk

Biography:Puneet Gupta was born in Punjab, India. He celebrates his birthday on 10th May. His zodiac sign is Taurus. In 2005, he completed his primary education at St. Xavier’s High School, Bathinda. ...

Kalpana Maurya

Kalpana Maurya