Enterprise payments firm Airpay secures Series A funding from Kalaari Capital, others

Shruti Jain

Mumbai-based payment services startup Airpay has raised Rs 24 crore ($3.6 million) as part of a Series A round led by Kalaari ....

21 March, 2017

Key takeaways from Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky's India visit

Shruti Jain

Home-sharing company Airbnb Inc has introduced a new offering in India, as it seeks to expand its operations in a market that ....

20 March, 2017
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Social fitness app Fitso raises $200K from former Flipkart exec, others

Shruti Jain

Gurgaon-based Jogo Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs health and fitness app Fitso, has raised $200,000 (Rs 1.3 crore) in angel ....

16 March, 2017

Facebook selects dating app Matchbox for FbStart programme

Shruti Jain

Dating app Matchbox has been selected by social media giant Facebook Inc. for its early-stage startup mentorship programme FbStart, ....

14 March, 2017

Zone Startups launches second cohort of accelerator programme

Shruti Jain

Mumbai-based technology startup accelerator Zone Startups India has launched the second cohort of its empoWer programme aimed ....

9 March, 2017

Co-working spaces look to make fat revenues from lean startups

Shruti Jain

  You are a young entrepreneur running a bootstrapped startup. Capital is precious little and the number of employees fluctuates ....

9 March, 2017
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Six startups that make life easier for women

Disha Sharma & Shruti Jain

Finding a job after a prolonged professional gap or locating a hygienic toilet in a crowded market can be a daunting task for ....

8 March, 2017

Exclusive: Car repair aggregator BookServicing raises seed funding

Shruti Jain

StatSoft Technologies Pvt Ltd-run online car servicing platform BookServicing has raised Rs 20 lakh ($30,000) in seed funding ....

7 March, 2017

CherishX, Touchkin and mShipper selected for Facebook's FbStart programme

Shruti Jain

Social media giant Facebook has selected express delivery platform mShipper, healthcare firm Touchkin and dating experiences platform ....

6 March, 2017

BCCL invests $1 mn in m-commerce enabler OhoShop

Shruti Jain

Media conglomerate Bennett, Coleman and Company Ltd (BCCL) has invested Rs 6.7 crore ($1 million) in software-as-a-service (SaaS) ....

3 March, 2017
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Rural India to drive next phase of growth in internet usage: IMAI-IMRB report

Shruti Jain

Despite a moderation of growth in urban internet usage, the number of Indian users will cross 450 million by June, says a report, ....

2 March, 2017

Scalability, innovation & digitisation to define entrepreneurship: CII-KPMG report

Shruti Jain

Changing customer preferences, digitisation and competition are pushing entrepreneurs to innovate on a dynamic basis, a report ....

1 March, 2017

Lending startup RedCarpet raises $2.5 mn from Lightspeed

Shruti Jain

Gurgaon-based micro-lending startup RedCarpet Tech Pvt Ltd has secured $2.5 million (Rs 16 crores) in a funding round led by venture ....

1 March, 2017

Hiring startup Belong.co ropes in former Groupon top exec

Shruti Jain

NASDAQ-listed deals aggregator Groupon Inc's chief operating officer Bharath Devanathan has joined Bangalore-based recruitment ....

1 March, 2017

Meet the startups selected for GSF India's fifth accelerator batch

Shruti Jain

Global Super Angels Forum (GSF), a startup accelerator-cum-early-stage fund, has made new investments in five startups as part ....

27 February, 2017

IIM-B, Goldman Sachs select 15 entrepreneurs for Women Startup Programme

Shruti Jain

Indian Institute of Management Bangalore's NS Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL) and global investment bank ....

27 February, 2017

Booking.com launches accelerator programme for startups in sustainable tourism

Shruti Jain

Accommodation booking website Booking.com has launched a new accelerator initiative, the Booking Booster Programme, for startups ....

17 February, 2017

Used car marketplace Truebil raises $3 mn from Chinese VC fund

Shruti Jain

Truebil, an online marketplace for pre-owned cars, has secured $3 million (about Rs 20 crore) in a follow-on series A funding ....

16 February, 2017

Amazon to set up two customer service facilities in Coimbatore, Noida

Shruti Jain

Amazon Development Centre (I) Pvt. Ltd has announced plans to open two new customer service facilities in Coimbatore and Noida, ....

15 February, 2017

Two of three Indian startup founders say there is a 'bubble': InnoVen Report

Shruti Jain

Almost 65% founders and CXOs at Indian startups feel the ecosystem is in a bubble, and close to one in five among those (18%) ....

14 February, 2017

Expect gross booking value to rise five-fold in two years, says Treebo Hotels' Gupta

Shruti Jain

Sidharth Gupta, co-founder of tech-focussed budget hotel chain Treebo Hotels, feels these are great times for the industry as ....

14 February, 2017