Travel portal Yatra to raise $100 mn over three years

Dearton Thomas Hector

NASDAQ-listed Yatra Online, Inc., which runs travel portal, will be raising up to $100 million (Rs 668 crore now) in ....

4 May, 2018

Yatra Q3 net revenue jumps 23% on higher air ticketing sales

Varun Arora

Yatra Online Inc, which operates travel portal through its India unit, on Thursday reported higher net revenue and a ....

2 February, 2017

Exclusive: to issue small stake to Reliance

Team TC, one of India's top online travel agencies (OTAs) that is set to get listed on NASDAQ through a reverse merger, will ....

24 October, 2016

MakeMyTrip hotel bookings jump four-fold in Q1 but losses climb

Team TC

India's largest online travel agency MakeMyTrip Ltd has reported 54.5% rise in net revenues (62.6% in constant currency) for the ....

27 July, 2016

CarDekho appoints ex-Yatra exec Pawan Chawla as IT head

Disha Sharma

Girnar Software Pvt Ltd, which owns auto classifieds portal CarDekho, has appointed former Yatra executive Pawan Chawla as its ....

15 March, 2016 acqui-hires Travel-logs, hires Vikrant Mudaliar as marketing head

Varun Arora

Gurgaon-based Yatra Online Travel Pvt Ltd, the company behind online travel agency, has acqui-hired intra-city trip ....

21 January, 2016

90bids offers a bid-to-win auction platform for flight & hotel reservations; should OTAs worry?

Sainul K

While large online travel agencies (OTAs) like and are aggressively expanding their businesses and broadening ....

30 May, 2014

The Year That Was: Top Indian tech controversies of 2013

Anand Rai

What an eventful year 2013 has been! The year saw deals galore across sectors, and not just e-commerce. And while e-commerce as ....

23 December, 2013

How Yatra could have avoided its site going down: A domain registrar's perspective @ BigRock

Anand Rai

Recently, one of the leading online travel agents (OTAs) in India, was left red-faced when its site went down because ....

23 August, 2013 site went down as the OTA forgot to renew domain name, site back up

Anand Rai, one of the leading online travel agents (OTAs) in India, was left red-faced yesterday when its site went down because ....

12 August, 2013

Next acquisition will be a mobile tech company, says Dhruv Shringi of

Sonam Gulati

Gurgaon-based OTA player has been quite active in terms of acquisition, lapping up three companies in the span of one ....

4 February, 2013 customises your vacation planning, but can it be a trail blazer?

Anand Rai

While everyone loves a nice vacation, getting the entire trip in order actually takes a lot more effort than meets the eye. You ....

29 January, 2013

Digirati: Top 25 powerful people in Indian digital business

Team TC & Anand Rai & Sonam Gulati

They provide smart insights into hot trends and create strategies that redefine businesses. They innovate opportunities for themselves ....

15 June, 2012

After MakeMyTrip, Yatra & Goibibo, Via Also Withdraws Its 'Opaque Fare' Scheme

Anand Rai & Aashish Bhinde has joined other OTAs and pulled out the 'opaque fare scheme' which allowed users to buy air tickets at basket sale prices. ....

27 April, 2012

Actor Salman Khan Picks Around 5% Stake In; Is This A Growing Trend In Bollywood

Anand Rai & Aashish Bhinde

Bollywood actor Salman Khan has invested an undisclosed amount in Gurgaon-based online travel company picking up a little ....

28 March, 2012

Former COO Raja Natesan Switches To TUI India

Sonam Gulati

Raja Natesan who had quit his position as COO of few months back, has joined TUI Travel India, a part of TUI Travel ....

23 February, 2012

Yatra Acquires Common Investor-backed Buzzintown

Anand Rai & Aashish Bhinde

Online travel services company Yatra has acquired Buzzintown, a website that provides information on deals and events, according ....

6 January, 2012

Top 10 Deals In Internet & Mobile Space In 2011

Nandana Das

The year 2011 may go down in history as a significant period that has witnessed some dynamic growth in the Internet business space ....

29 December, 2011 Launches Deals Section: What's On Offer?

Anand Rai & Aashish Bhinde & Shrija Agrawal

Just yesterday we got a promotional email from that talked about a newly launched Travel Deals web site and how it is ....

22 December, 2011

Enabling Budget Stays At Farthest Corners Of India: Stayzilla

Preethi J

Backpackers keen to visit the far-off eastern Indian city of Tawang or the green valleys of Pollachi or Kargil, may very well ....

21 November, 2011