Part-time job platform TapChief raises funding from 500 Startups, AngelList India, others

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gig marketplace TapChief has raised $650,000 (around Rs 4.5 crore) from more than 50 investors including 500 Startups, AngelList ....

26 June, 2019

TaxiForSure co-founder’s vernacular platform Vokal gets $5 mn in fresh funding

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bombinate Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs vernacular knowledge-sharing platform Vokal, has raised $5 million (around Rs 34 crore ....

26 July, 2018

Reboot: After TaxiForSure, Aprameya is strapped in for another million-dollar ride

Anand J

TechCircle presents Founders Reboot, a new fortnightly series in which we profile successful Indian entrepreneurs who have chosen ....

5 July, 2018

Online two-wheeler rental startup Wickedride gets $9.1 mn in fresh funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Wickedride Adventure Services Pvt. Ltd, which runs separate online motorbike and scooter rental platforms, has raised Rs 62.13 ....

22 June, 2018

Former TaxiForSure execs' startup Rocketium gets seed funding

Joseph Rai

Video creation platform Technologies Pvt. Ltd said it has raised Rs 2 crore (around $300,000) in a seed round of ....

21 May, 2018

Wooplr gets $8 mn in Series B round from Sistema Asia Fund, others

Binu Paul

Wooplr Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs an eponymous fashion discovery platform for women, has raised $8 million (around Rs ....

9 February, 2017

Exclusive: Ola in the midst of top level churn

Manu P Toms

Homegrown cab-hailing operator Ola is likely to witness two top-level exits soon. According to multiple people aware of the development, ....

1 February, 2017

Fashion app Wooplr secures funding from Facebook's Anand Chandrasekaran

Varun Arora

Wooplr Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs a fashion discovery app for women, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from ....

12 December, 2016

Fintech startup for healthcare services Affordplan raises $3 mn

Manu P Toms

Affordplan, a Delhi-based fintech startup that makes healthcare services accessible through planned savings for non-emergency ....

29 November, 2016

Exclusive: Fashion discovery app Wooplr gets funds from Astarc Ventures

Arti Singh

Wooplr Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs an eponymous fashion discovery app for women, has received an undisclosed amount of ....

25 October, 2016

A sneak peek into biggest M&A deals in India's ecomm, Internet segments

Varun Arora

As investors turn their focus on unit economics and profitability, funding for tech startups and consumer Internet companies has ....

19 August, 2016

Ola shuts TaxiForSure unit, lays off up to 1,000 people

Manu P Toms & Binu Paul

Cab-hailing company Ola has shut its TaxiForSure unit and is laying off as many as 1,000 employees, as the SoftBank Group Corp-backed ....

16 August, 2016

TaxiForSure founder, others invest in Hyperlocal delivery startup Daily Ninja

Priya Prasad

Hyperlocal delivery startup Daily Ninja, operated by Daily Ninja Delivery Services Pvt. Ltd, has raised an undisclosed amount ....

2 August, 2016

What Ola can learn from Didi Chuxing on its battle against Uber

Arti Singh

Chinese cab-hailing firm Didi Chuxing, the main local competitor for Uber Technologies Ltd in China, has just raised an incredible ....

20 June, 2016

Ola may become the first licensed app-based cab aggregator in India

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cab aggregator Ola, run by ANI Technologies Pvt. Ltd, is likely to get a licence from the Karnataka state road transport authority ....

6 June, 2016

Ola launches app for taxi operators

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Homegrown urban transport aggregator Ola has launched a new app for the operators on its platform. The new app – called ....

3 June, 2016

Ola undercuts own TaxiForSure to take on uberGO

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cab-hailing app Ola has rolled out Ola Micro, its newest low-cost riding service, as it looks to strengthen its offerings to retain ....

10 February, 2016

TaxiForSure co-founder, others back BHIVE Workspace

Binu Paul

BHIVE Workspace, a Bangalore-based workspace solution provider for startups, has raised an undisclosed amount in angel funding ....

5 February, 2016

Fisdom gets $500K from Rob Chandra, TaxiForSure founders & others

Varun Arora

Bangalore-based Finwizard Technology Pvt Ltd, which operates personal finance app Fisdom, has raised $500,000 (around Rs 3.4 ....

21 January, 2016

Ola moves to merge TaxiForSure, to migrate users in 22 cities to own app


TaxiForSure will migrate to Ola in cities like Hubli-Dharwad, Kochi, Lucknow, Patna and Visakhapatnam among others to serve customers ....

5 August, 2015

TaxiForSure CEO Arvind Singhal quits four months after Ola acquisition

Debjyoti Roy

Arvind Singhal, the chief executive of Ola-owned cab hailing service TaxiForSure, has quit the company citing personal reasons. The ....

9 July, 2015