Deal Roundup: Unicorn India exits; Lokal, Urban Ladder draw investors in muted week for startup funding

Shashank Didmishe

The sea-saw with respect to funding activity in India’s technology startup market continued into November. The opening week ....

8 November, 2019

Test-prep platform Gradeup raises $7 mn from Times Internet

Binu Paul

Noida-based exam preparation platform Gradeup has raised $7 million in its Series A funding round from Times Internet (TIL), a ....

5 November, 2019

Deal roundup: Naspers, Tencent, Toyota prop up tech startup funding to over $200 mn

Supriya Roy

Strategic investors stepped in this week to move the needle on dealmaking in India’s technology startup funding market. South ....

1 November, 2019

Tencent Holdings plugs into India’s OTT market with $110 mn bet on MX Player

Shashank Didmishe

Times Internet owned video streaming platform MX Player has raised $110 million in a growth funding round from Chinese technology ....

30 October, 2019

TikTok appoints Nikhil Gandhi as India head, launches EduTok

Payal Ganguly

ByteDance-owned short video app TikTok has appointed former Times Group president Nikhil Gandhi as its India head. The appointment ....

18 October, 2019

Co-working, fintech shine in slow week for tech startup funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

August got off on a slow note in terms of dollars deployed by investors in technology startups though deal volumes remained healthy. ....

9 August, 2019

Times Internet, GREE Ventures lead funding in education management platform Classplus

Binu Paul

Delhi-based Classplus, provider of management systems for tutors and educational institutes, has raised $1.6 million (Rs 11.2 ....

9 May, 2019

Medicine-ordering app Medlife acquires e-pharmacy Myra

Kavya Kothiyal

Bengaluru-based Medlife International Pvt. Ltd, a self-funded online platform that delivers medicines and offers other healthcare ....

6 May, 2019

Digital gaming startup MPL enters Indonesia after raising Series A round

Kavya Kothiyal

Digital gaming startup Mobile Premier League (MPL) said on Thursday it has forayed into the Southeast Asia market with the launch ....

2 May, 2019

Digital gaming startup MPL raises Series A round from Sequoia, Go-Jek and others

Binu Paul

Digital gaming startup Mobile Premier League (MPL) has raised $35.5 million (approximately Rs 250 crore at current exchange rates) ....

24 April, 2019

Exclusive: New Atlantic Ventures leads $5 mn funding round in Shuttl

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bus aggregation platform Shuttl has raised $5 million (around Rs 35 crore at current exchange rates) in a funding round led by ....

17 April, 2019

Chatbot maker Haptik next on Reliance’s shopping list

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

A unit of Reliance Industries Ltd is set to buy a majority stake in artificial intelligence-based conversational platform Haptik ....

29 March, 2019

Exclusive: Sequoia, Lightspeed lead fresh investment in bus aggregator Shuttl

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bus aggregation platform Shuttl has raised fresh capital from existing investors as part of a larger funding round, two people ....

28 March, 2019

Student housing startup OxfordCaps secures $8 mn from Times Internet, others

Kavya Kothiyal

Student accommodation startup OxfordCaps has raised $8 million (Rs 56 crore as per current exchange rates) in a Series A funding ....

26 March, 2019

Video analytics firm Vidooly raises Series C capital from Alibaba, Times Internet

Kavya Kothiyal

Video analytics startup Vidooly Media Tech Pvt. Ltd has raised Rs 15.14 crore ($2.12 million as per current exchange rates) in ....

8 February, 2019

Logistics company Delhivery's revenue growth slows in FY18

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurugram-based logistics company Delhivery Pvt. Ltd has reported a 38% rise in net sales for the year ended March 2018, with the ....

17 December, 2018

Exclusive: VC-backed pharmacy app Myra gets a new dose of funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Metarain Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs pharmacy app Myra, has raised Rs 8.75 crore ($1.2 million) in ....

14 September, 2018

Mobile marketing firm Affle buys VC-backed Vizury’s commerce business

Binu Paul

Singapore-based Affle Holdings Pte. Ltd, which provides mobile commerce and marketing solutions for consumers and businesses, ....

10 September, 2018

Times Internet-owned MX Player hires KidZania exec as revenue head

Kavya Kothiyal

South Korea-based video platform MX Player, recently acquired by Times Internet Ltd, has appointed KidZania India’s former ....

13 August, 2018

Times Internet ropes in Kaaryah co-founder to head corporate initiatives

Dearton Thomas Hector

Times Internet Ltd, the digital business arm of media conglomerate Times Group, said on Thursday it has appointed Nidhi Agarwal ....

26 July, 2018

Launch pads: Mixed bag for TLabs amid hunt for right model

Shweta Sharma

* This story is part of a fortnightly series on accelerators and incubators in which we compile report cards highlighting the ....

17 July, 2018