Trifecta Capital, NDTV invest in digital payments platform MobiKwik

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

MobiKwik, the digital payments platform owned by Gurugram-based One MobiKwik Systems Private Limited, has raised $1.27 million ....

15 July, 2019

Edtech platform Unacademy announces ESOP buyback

Om Athavale

In an uncharacteristic move, four-year old Bengaluru-based edtech platform Unacademy has announced plans to buy back around 30% ....

15 July, 2019
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Tiger Global may exit PolicyBazaar; Pixxel and Ace Turtle raise fresh capital: Reports

Team TC

Space technology startup Pixxel and ecommerce enabler Ace Turtle have raised fresh funding rounds according to media reports. ....

15 July, 2019

Nazara consolidates stakes in Sportskeeda and Halaplay, invests in Qunami

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mobile game developer Nazara Technologies Ltd has invested $5.21 million (Rs 35.76 crore at the current exchange rate) in Bangalore-based ....

15 July, 2019

CollegeDekho buys local firm to boost global university admissions services

Tanmay Tiwary

CollegeDekho, an online platform that connects students with colleges and universities, has acquired Scholarship Facilitation ....

15 July, 2019

Treebo lays off 150 people as budget hotels aggregator runs out of funds

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based Ruptub Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which operates budget hotels aggregator Treebo, has laid off as many as 150 employees ....

15 July, 2019
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Swiggy in talks to raise $500mn from Korean investors, Naspers: Report

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

As competition in India’s food-tech sector intensifies, Swiggy, the food delivery platform owned by Bengaluru-based Bundl ....

15 July, 2019

Student housing startup Stanza Living secures Series C funding from Falcon Edge Capital

Shweta Sharma

New Delhi-based student housing startup Stanza Living, run by DTwelve Spaces Pvt. Ltd, has secured an undisclosed investment as ....

15 July, 2019

OLX ropes in former PropTiger executive to drive pre-owned cars marketplace

Tanmay Tiwary

OLX India, the local arm of Naspers-backed online classifieds platform OLX, has signed on former PropTiger  executive Bhaskar ....

15 July, 2019

Amazon to invest in Fairfax-controlled Quess Corp

Binu Paul

E-commerce giant Amazon will invest Rs 51 crore ($7.4 million) in Bengaluru-based business services provider Quess Corp Ltd. Quess ....

15 July, 2019
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LocalCircles seeks crackdown on 'gift' channel imports by cross-border ecommerce players

Payal Ganguly

Citizen engagement platform LocalCircles has written to the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs to enforce laws at all ....

15 July, 2019

Funding Roundup: Edtech, B2B platforms shine in a moderate week for startup funding

Om Athavale

Byju’s, the ed-tech unicorn owned by Bengaluru-based Think and Learn Private Limited, shored up the  startup funding ....

12 July, 2019

Policy Wrap: Piyush Goyal says no ecommerce watchdog; zero MDR spooks fintechs

Payal Ganguly

While, payments companies continued to distress over finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s Budget 2019 proposal to levy ....

12 July, 2019

Corporates need to pay more attention to startups for innovation: Panellists at TechCircle Live

Team TC

Large enterprises are now paying closer attention to the startup ecosystem as they seek to  leverage startups for innovation, ....

12 July, 2019

AI-based robot maker Emotix raises $2.71mn from Chiratae, others

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Mumbai-based Emotix, which makes robots for consumer use, has raised $2.71 million (Rs 18.58 crore at the current exchange rate) ....

11 July, 2019

Medical supplies marketplace Medikabazaar appoints former Cox & Kings exec as tech chief

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Medikabazaar, a business-to-business (B2B) online marketplace for medical supplies, has appointed former Cox & Kings executive ....

11 July, 2019

Supply chain firm O4S raises $2.1mn pre-Series A funding from Venture Highway

Shweta Sharma

Gurugram-based O4S (Original4Sure), a supply chain SaaS startup, has raised $2.1 million (Rs 14.4 crore at the current exchange ....

11 July, 2019

Natco Pharma founder backs IIT Hyderabad incubated startup Pure EV

Tanmay Tiwary

PUR Energy Private Limited, an electric mobility startup incubated at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad, has ....

11 July, 2019

From Pune to Sunnyvale: The Druva template for building a global SaaS leader

Payal Ganguly

Jaspreet Singh wears the tag of a unicorn founder lightly. “Revenues matter more,” he says during an early morning ....

11 July, 2019

Cornerstone Venture backs two B2B startups, targets up to 12-15 investments this year

Shweta Sharma

Wigzo Technologies Pvt. Ltd and IntelligenceNode Consulting Pvt. Ltd raised $1 million (Rs 6.85 crore at current exchange rate) ....

11 July, 2019

Warburg, SAIF lead $65 mn growth round in logistics platform Rivigo

Binu Paul

Logistics-technology firm Rivigo Services Pvt. Ltd has raised $65 million (Rs 444 crore at current exchange rate) funding led ....

11 July, 2019