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Fintech startup Signzy raises $26 million led by Gaja Capital

Digital banking infrastructure platform Signzy has secured $26 million in the latest funding round ......

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Its true: Unacademy CEO on report of firm reducing monthly expense by 4 times

Responding to a report which alleged that Unacademy reduced its monthly expense to Rs.50-60 crore f......

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Wipro, Swiggy just cant be compared: Goenka after IT major fires 300 for moonlighting

Industrialist Harsh Goenka said Wipro and Swiggy just cant be compared after the IT major fired 300......

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Unacademy cuts monthly expense to Rs.50-60 cr from Rs.200 cr amid cost-cutting: Report

SoftBank-backed edtech unicorn Unacademy has managed to cut its monthly expenditure to Rs.50-60 cro......

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A departure from law of land: Gameskraft on record Rs.21,000 crore GST notice

Gameskraft responded after the Directorate General of GST Intelligence issued the biggest-ever show......

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Startups transforming Indian space sector: ISRO chief S Somanath

ISRO chairman S Somanath said that startups have transformed Indias space technology and brought gr......

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GST Intelligence issues biggest show cause notice of Rs.21,000 cr to Gameskraft

The Directorate General of GST Intelligence has issued the biggest-ever show cause notice of Rs.21,......

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Light Microfinance secures Rs.196 crore in Series B funding

Ahmedabad-based NBFC Light Microfinance has secured Rs.196 crore in its Series B funding led by Bri......

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SpaceX launches 52 Starlink satellites in its 43rd mission of 2022

SpaceX has successfully launched and deployed 52 Starlink satellites in its 43rd mission of 2022. T......

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US-based app Instacart cuts staff, curbs hiring before IPO: Report

US-based grocery delivery application Instacart has cut staff, curbed hiring and capped spending as......

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Zerodha CEO announces 1-month bonus, Rs.10 lakh reward in fitness program for staff

Zerodha CEO Nithin Kamath has announced a new health initiative for his companys employees. He twee......

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Bankrupt crypto firm Voyagers CFO to quit months after appointment

Cryptocurrency lender Voyager Digital, which filed for bankruptcy in July, announced on Friday that......

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Cryptocurrency exchange ZebPays CEO quits, to start own venture

Cryptocurrency exchange ZebPays CEO Avinash Shekhar has resigned from his post and will now work on......

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BYJUS clears $234 million payment to Blackstone for Aakash deal: Report

BYJUS has paid $234 million to Blackstone it owed to the private-equity firm for the $950 million a......

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Paytm at 2-week high after Goldman Sachs adds stock to conviction list

Paytm shares gained over 3% during the session on Friday, the most in two weeks after Goldman Sachs......

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SEBI may enhance disclosure norms for new-age firms IPO: Report

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is planning to enhance its disclosure norms for i......

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SoftBank cuts valuation of IPO-bound OYO to $2.7 billion, OYO responds

After SoftBank cut its estimated value for OYO to $2.7 billion, the hotel booking firm said, Confid......

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Ola Electric forays to international markets; signs MoU with Nepal

Ola Electric CEO Bhavish Aggarwal announced that the EV manufacturer would be foraying into interna......

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Agritech startup Deep Rooted raises $12.5 mn in Series A round

Farm-to-consumer firm Deep Rooted has raised $12.5 million in a Series A funding round. The round, ......

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Indian startups raised over $995 million VC funding in August: Report

GlobalData said that 128 Indian startups have raised over $995 million (around Rs.8,000 crore) in v......

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FS Life raises Rs.50 cr in pre-Series B funding round

FS Life (previously FableStreet) has raised Rs.50 crore in its pre-Series B funding round. The roun......

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Swiggy delivery agents in Chennai protest against revised payment rules

After Swiggy changed its pay structure this week, delivery agents have been protesting in various l......

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Pepperfry to file draft IPO documents in next quarter: Report

Furniture and home goods e-commerce firm Pepperfry will file draft papers for an Initial Public Off......

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Govt may allow joint IPs between foreign firms, Indian startups: MoS IT

Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology, Rajeev Chandrasekhar, has said the In......

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Crypto taxation startup Binocs.co raises $4 mn in seed funding round

Cryptocurrency taxation startup Binocs.co has secured $4 million in a seed funding round led by BEE......

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Zetwerk reports operating loss of Rs.42 cr in FY22, revenue up 6 times

Business-to-business (B2B) unicorn startup Zetwerk reported an annual operating loss of Rs.42 crore......

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upGrad to invest $40 mn more in Harappa Education after acquisition

Edtech unicorn upGrad will invest an additional $40 million in Harappa Education, an online learnin......

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D2C firm Join Ventures raises $23.5 mn in Series B funding round

A direct-to-consumer firm Join Ventures has secured $23.5 million in Series B funding round led by ......

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Nykaas CEO of private label division Reena Chhabra quits

In a regulatory filing, Nykaa said that the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its private label divi......

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MD of BYJUS-owned Aakash buys Delhi bungalow worth Rs.137 crore: Report

Aakash Chaudhry, the Managing Director of Aakash Educational Services Limited, has bought a bungalo......

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Valuations of US startups seeking early-stage funding contract

US startups seeking early-stage funding have seen a decline in valuations in Q2 as investors become......

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Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhars reappointment opposed by advisory firm

The Institutional Investor Advisory Services India (IiAS) has advised shareholders to vote against ......

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Paytm shares fall after advisory firm opposes CEOs reappointment

Paytm shares fell by 6.2% on Friday after the Institutional Investor Advisory Services India advise......

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We disagree with the order: Vauld as ED freezes assets worth Rs.370 cr

After the Enforcement Directorate (ED) froze assets worth Rs.370 crore of the crypto lending platfo......

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Info Edge not in a hurry to sell Zomato, Policybazaar stakes: Founder

Info Edge Founder Sanjeev Bikhchandani said on Friday that the company isnt in a tearing hurry to s......

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J&K launches 75 homestays in partnership with OYO

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha launched 75 homestays to commemorate 75 years of ......

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Akasa Air issues statement after Jhunjhunwalas death, says Will honour his legacy

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Akasa Air on Sunday issued a statement after the death of the veteran in......

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Kamath posts pic with Jhunjhunwala, says Therell never be someone like you

Stockbroking platform Zerodhas Co-founder Nikhil Kamath condoled the demise of veteran investor Rak......

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Info Edge invests Rs.300 crore in its subsidiary Startup Investments

Noida-based IT firm Info Edge invested Rs.300 crore in its fully-owned subsidiary Startup Investmen......

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Neobanking firm Fi raises $17 mn in Series C funding round: Report

Bengaluru-based neobanking firm Fi has secured $15 million from Singapores state-owned Temasek Hold......

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India has the 3rd largest startup ecosystem: Jitendra Singh

Union Minister of State Jitendra Singh said that India has the third largest startup ecosystem and ......

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Startups reduce online marketing spending by 30-60%: Report

Amid a funding crunch, most startups have reduced their spending on online marketing by 30-60%. Spe......

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Nykaa appoints Vishal Gupta executive VP for consumer beauty brands

FSN E-commerce ventures, the parent company of Nykaa, has appointed IIT Delhi and IIM Bangalore alu......

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Paytm records loan distribution annual run rate of Rs.25,000 cr

Digital financial services company One97 Communications, which operates under the Paytm brand, said......

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EV startup Faraday Future to raise funding of $600 mn

Electric Vehicle startup Faraday Future Intelligent Electric Inc said that it will raise funding of......

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18% of almost 1 crore registered MSMEs are women-owned: Govt data

Women entrepreneurs own 18% of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) registered in the countr......

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PayNearby launches zero investment plan for rural women

Fintech startup PayNearby launched a zero investment plan for women entrepreneurs across 20,000+ pi......

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Mumbai-based The Health Factory raises Rs.2 crore in seed funding

Mumbai-based food brand, The Health Factory, has raised Rs.2 crore in a seed funding round. The cap......

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Trial for drone-based healthcare services launched in Arunachal

A trial to use drones to provide healthcare services to tribal and rural communities in an Arunacha......

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Youth from tier-2, tier-3 cities behind success of startups: PM

During his ninth successive Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the suc......

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California-based startup Fictiv opens its first office in India in Pune

California-based startup Fictiv is opening its first office in India in Pune. Fictiv helps other st......

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Home decor firm Sunday Design raises Rs.12.5 cr in pre-Series A round

Furniture and home decor brand Sunday Design has raised Rs.12.5 crore in a pre-Series A funding rou......

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Fintech unicorn Razorpay acquires POS machines provider Ezetap

Razorpay, the B2B payments aggregator and neo-banking platform, has acquired point-of-sale (POS) ma......

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Making money is best defence against funding winter: Nandan Nilekani to startups

Infosys Co-founder Nandan Nilekani said that making money is best defence against funding winter f......

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Ratan Tata invests in startup founded by his business assistant for senior citizens

Ratan Tata has invested an undisclosed amount into Goodfellows, a startup founded by Shantanu Naidu......

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Investment firm Tiger Global cuts stakes in most companies amid losses

US-based investment firm Tiger Global Management has slashed or completely exited most of its holdi......

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WeWork Founder raises funds for new startup, reportedly at $1 billion valuation

WeWork Founder Adam Neumann has raised funds from Andreessen Horowitz for Flow, his new residential......

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Prem Watsa-backed Digit Insurance files draft papers for IPO

Bengaluru-based startup Go Digit General Insurance has filed draft papers with the SEBI for an init......

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You dont know what its like to be lonely: Tata on investing in startup for senior citizens

Ratan Tata on Tuesday announced an undisclosed investment in GoodFellows, a startup founded by Shan......

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Zomato-backed Shiprocket becomes Indias 21st unicorn of 2022

Zomato-backed logistics startup Shiprocket has raised Rs.259 crore in an extended Series E round at......

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India-made SSI Mantras 5 robotic arms to benefit underserved: Study

London-based GlobalData said that India-made multi-arm novel tele robotic assistance (Mantra) surgi......

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upGrad appoints Myleeta Aga Williams as CEO for international ops

Mumbai-based edtech unicorn upGrad has appointed Myleeta Aga Williams as the Chief Executive Office......

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Skye Air, Flipkart Health to deliver medicines through drones in Kolkata

Drones startup Skye Air has partnered with Flipkart Health to deliver medicines through drones in K......

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SBI opens 1st dedicated branch for startups in Bengaluru

State Bank of India opened its first-ever startup-dedicated branch in Bengaluru, which will offer s......

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Bengaluru-based Exponent Energy raises $13 mn in Series A round

Bengaluru-based electric vehicle charging infrastructure company, Exponent Energy, has secured $13 ......

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AI-based e-commerce startup Graas raised $40 mn in funding

Singapore-based e-commerce solutions provider Graas (growth-as-a-service) raised $40 million as par......

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Rusk Media raises $9.5 million in Series A funding round

Digital entertainment startup Rusk Media has raised $9.5 million in the extension of its Series A f......

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Investment firm Stride Ventures raises $200 mn to lend to startups

Venture debt firm, Stride Ventures announced the close of Stride Ventures India Fund II. The capita......

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PhysicsWallah acquihires edtech startup FreeCo

Edtech unicorn PhysicsWallah has acquihired doubt-solving edtech and resource management firm FreeC......

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Sona Comstar partners with Israel-based DRIVE TLV

Automotive technology company Sona Comstar has partnered with Israeli startup DRIVE TLV to focus on......

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Flipkart fined Rs.1 lakh for sale of substandard pressure cookers

The Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has imposed a penalty of Rs.1,00,000 on Flipkart f......

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0 penalty charges on missed Mutual Fund SIPs: Jupiter

Banks charge you a penalty of up to Rs.750 for missing your SIP autopay mandate due to low balance,......

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Piyush Goyal inaugurates public systems lab for research at IIT Delhi

Union Minister Piyush Goyal inaugurated a public systems lab (PSL) at the Indian Institute of Techn......

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Indian startup ecosystem saw 173 acquisitions in 1st half of 2022: Report

The Indian startup ecosystem in the first half of 2022 saw a total of 173 acquisitions, as per data......

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SUN Mobility and EVeez to deploy 10,000 electric two-wheelers by 2023

Electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure provider SUN Mobility has partnered with EVeez to deploy over ......

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Flipkart to invest $500,000 in 6 early-stage startups

E-commerce platform Flipkart, has decided to invest up to $500,000 in six early-stage startups. The......

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HyperTrack raises $25 mn in Series A funding round

Logistics startup HyperTrack has raised $25 million in its Series A funding round, led by WestBridg......

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Fintech startup Jar raises $22.6 mn, valuation reaches $300 mn

Fintech startup Jar, an app for savings and investments, has raised $22.6 million in its Series B f......

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Yes Bank invests undisclosed amount in Venture Catalysts

Yes Bank has invested an undisclosed amount in an integrated incubator platform Venture Catalysts G......

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Interior design startup Prolance raises $2 mn in pre-Series A round

Prolance, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup for interior designing, raised $2 million in a pre......

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Ola told to pay Rs.95,000 to customer who was charged Rs.800 despite incomplete trip in Hyd

Ola Cabs has been told to pay Rs.88,000 in compensation and Rs.7,000 in legal fees for a man charge......

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Cactus Venture Partners closes debut fund with Rs.350 crore

Cactus Venture Partners (CVP) announced raising Rs.350 crore in the initial close of its debut fund......

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Elon Musk approaches brain chip implant developer Synchron about deal: Reports

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has reportedly approached brain chip implant developer Synchron about a potenti......

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Paytm spends Rs.600 crore on tech every year: CFO Madhur Deora

Paytm spends Rs.600 crore on tech every year, the companys Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Madh......

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Uni suspends card services after RBI revises digital lending rules

Bengaluru-based credit and payments fintech firm Uni Cards has temporarily suspended active cards a......

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Vijay Shekhar Sharmas reappointment as Paytm MD & CEO gets shareholders nod

The reappointment of Vijay Shekhar Sharma as Paytms MD and CEO for a five-year period has been appr......

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Mahakal priests urge Zomato to withdraw offensive Hrithik ad, company apologises

Priests from Ujjains Mahakal temple urged Zomato to withdraw its recent advertisement featuring act......

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PharmEasy withdraws plan for Rs.6,250 crore IPO citing market conditions

PharmEasys parent company API Holdings has announced that it has withdrawn the draft papers submitt......

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We dont influence share prices: Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma

Paytm MD and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma told shareholders that the company has no influence on stock ......

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Blinkit starts printouts delivery at Rs.9 per page, Twitter users react

Zomato-owned Blinkit has started a printout delivery service in Gurugram, charging Rs.9 per page fo......

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Industries can make startups more result-oriented: Jitendra Singh

Union Minister of state for Science and Technology, Dr Jitendra Singh, said that to make the Indian......

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SpaceX Dragon spacecraft returns from ISS with 4,000 pounds of cargo

An uncrewed SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft has returned from the International Space Station with o......

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US-based firm Wayfairs CEO lays off 5% of its global workforce

US-based e-commerce company Wayfairs CEO Niraj Shah has laid off 870 employees after the companys a......

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Skye Air to focus on long range delivery of medicines in Kolkata

Drone startup Skye Air Mobility in partnership with Flipkart Health+ will be taking up long range d......

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India has over 3,000 deep-tech startups: NASSCOM report

As per a new report by the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), India......

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Paytm shares jump over 3% after reappointment of Vijay Shekhar Sharma

The share price of the parent company of Paytm, One 97 Communications, rose over 3% after the reapp......

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Saudi BNPL platform Tamara raises $100 mn in Series B round

Saudi Arabian buy now, pay later (BNPL) platform, Tamara, has raised $100 million in a Series B fun......

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Zomato suspends its Pro and Pro Plus membership programmes

Zomato has stopped onboarding new members and merchant partners to Pro and Pro Plus programmes, the......

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Blessing in disguise: Snapdeal CEO on old email saying his US visa was rejected

Snapdeal CEO Kunal Bahl shared a 15-year-old email stating his application for H1-B visa in 2007 wa......

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Sequoias Surge selects 15 Indian, SEA startups for its 7th cohort

Sequoia India and Sequoia Southeast Asias rapid scale-up programme Surge launched its seventh cohor......

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Musk lists main goals for Tesla & SpaceX for 2022, says will require insane work

The worlds richest person Elon Musk took to Twitter on Monday to share his two main goals for this ......

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upGrad increases ESOP pool size for second time in a year

Edtech unicorn upGrad increased the pool size of its employee stock option plan (ESOP) with fresh o......

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Unicorn India Ventures to sell stakes in 6 startups to US-based fund

Early-stage investment firm Unicorn India Ventures has decided to sell its stakes in six startups i......

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B2B fintech Indium Finance raises Rs.4.5 cr from India Angel Network

Mumbai-based Non-Banking Financial Company (NBFC) Indium Finance has raised Rs.4.5 crore from India......

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Elon Musk criticised over claims he took a 9-minute trip on his private jet

Elon Musk is being criticised after a Twitter user claimed that the worlds richest person took a 9-......

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Man complains against Zomato for cancelling pizza order in Chandigarh, gets Rs.10,000

Zomato has been told to pay Rs.10,000 and serve a free meal to a Chandigarh customer who filed a co......

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Brain-chip startup Neuralink to give progress update on Oct 31: Musk

Elon Musk has announced that his brain-chip startup Neuralink will provide a progress update in a s......

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Karnataka govt to install unicorn structure in Bengaluru

The Karnataka government announced on Monday that it would put up a unicorn structure in Bengaluru ......

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Nandan Nilekani-backed startup ShopX shuts down, files for bankruptcy

E-commerce platform ShopX, backed by Infosys Co-founder Nandan Nilekani, has confirmed that it has ......

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Blurus Mojocare raises $20 mn led by Facebook Co-founders firm

Bengaluru-based health-tech startup Mojocare has raised $20.6 million in Series A funding round led......

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E-comm firms speed up hiring of delivery agents for shopping season

E-commerce companies in India are accelerating the hiring of delivery personnel ahead of the annual......

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Logistics service provider Rivigo raises $2 mn in Series H round

Gurugram-based logistics service provider Rivigo has raised $2 million in its Series H funding roun......

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Clickbait journalism: Meesho CEO on report claiming company planning a down round

Addressing a media report alleging Meesho evaluating a down round at a valuation at least 25% down ......

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Video shows woman beating Zomato delivery agent with shoe, company responds

A video of a woman beating a Zomato delivery agent with her shoe has surfaced on social media. A Tw......

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Edtech firm BrightCHAMPS acquires Singapore-based Schola for $15 mn

Edtech firm BrightCHAMPS has announced the acquisition of Singapore-based company Schola in a $15 m......

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Alteria Capital in talks to raise Rs.3,500 cr for 3rd fund: Report

Venture debt firm Alteria Capital is looking to raise Rs.3,500 crore from its investors, for its th......

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Servify raises $65 million in Series D round, aims for IPO in 2 years

Servify, a platform that manages after-sales experience for smartphone vendors such as Apple and Sa......

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IIT alumni-founded Loopworm raises $3.4 mn in seed funding round

Agri-biotechnology firm Loopworm has raised $3.4 million in an early-stage seed funding round. The ......

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Pepperfry acquires Brandmakerr, appoints Rahul Kapuria as VP

Furniture e-commerce company Pepperfry has acquired commercial interior solutions company Brandmake......

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TVS Motor buys 48% stake in Narain Karthikeyans startup DriveX

Two and three-wheeler manufacturer TVS Motor has invested in former Formula 1 driver Narain Karthik......

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EV battery startup Neuron Energy partners with e-Ashwa Automotive

Electric vehicle battery manufacturing startup Neuron Energy has announced a strategic partnership ......

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US-based Privado raises $14 million in Series A funding round

US-based data privacy startup Privado has secured $14 million in a series A funding round. The roun......

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Paper Boat parent company Hector Beverages raises $50 mn from Singapores GIC

Paper Boats parent company Hector Beverages has raised $50 million from Singaporean sovereign fund ......

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Healthtech startup HealthAssure raises Rs.50 cr in pre-Series B round

Primary healthcare services and OPD insurance provider HealthAssure has raised Rs.50 crore in a pre......

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IIT alumni-founded startup Awign raises $15 mn in Series B round

Work fulfillment platform Awign has raised $15 million in a Series B funding round. The round was c......

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Ultraviolette raises funds in Series D round from EXOR Capital

Bengaluru-based startup Ultraviolette Automotive Pvt Ltd has secured investment in an ongoing Serie......

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LeadSquared may file IPO in 3-4 years: Co-founder Prashant Singh

LeadSquared, a sales and marketing automation platform, is looking to file its Initial Public Offer......

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Govt asks BYJUS to explain delay in filing audited financial accounts: Report

Indias most valuable startup BYJUS has been asked to explain why it has not yet filed the audited f......

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Tinder parent Match files antitrust case against Apple in India

Tinder-owner Match Group has accused Apple of monopolistic conduct and filed an antitrust case with......

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CoinSwitch premises raided by ED, claim reports; crypto exchange responds

CoinSwitch Kuber has responded after several reports claimed that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) ......

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Meesho shuts down its grocery business, lays off 300 employees: Report

Meesho has shut down its grocery business, Meesho Superstore, in more than 90% of the Indian cities......

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Infibeam Avenues acquires 50% stake in software startup Vishko22

Fintech firm Infibeam Avenues has acquired a 50% stake in Gurugram-based software startup Vishko22.......

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Sequoia sells part of pre-IPO Zomato stake, lowers it to 4.4%

Sequoia Capital India has sold a part of its pre-initial public offering (IPO) stake in Zomato in t......

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Not related to money laundering: CoinSwitch CEO on reports of ED raids

CoinSwitch Kubers CEO Ashish Singhal responded to reports about the Enforcement Directorate (ED) co......

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NASA, SpaceX delay Crew-5 mission launch to ISS to October 3

NASA and SpaceX have delayed the launch of their Crew-5 mission to the International Space Station ......

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Personal info of Akasa Airs customers leaked, airline informs CERT-In

Akasa Air has self-reported a data breach to Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In). As ......

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Pic of Amazons first-ever job listing posted by Bezos 28 years ago goes viral

A picture showing Amazons first-ever job advertisement posted by the e-commerce companys Founder Je......

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Vedanta chief meets boAt Co-founder, says hes known for hum bhi karlenge attitude

Anil Agarwal, the billionaire Chairman of Vedanta Resources, recently took to LinkedIn to share tha......

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Shutting nuclear power plants insane for national security: Musk

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk called some environmentalists anti-human for backing shutting down of nuclear ......

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Zomato pilot tests Blinkit grocery services on its main app: Report

Zomato has started the pilot test of its grocery services via Blinkit on its main app in Delhi-NCR ......

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Many products bought via unrecognised apps in Mumbai are fake: EOW

A probe by the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Crime Branch shows that many daily-need products pur......

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SpaceX launches 54 Starlink satellites in 38th mission this year

SpaceX successfully launched 54 Starlink satellites to orbit on Saturday marking its 38th mission o......

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FM announces Millet Challenge with Rs.1 cr prize each for 3 startups

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced the Millet Challenge, encouraging startups to des......

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I somewhat agonised over Tesla & SpaceX font design: Elon Musk

Worlds richest person Elon Musk took to Twitter to reveal that he somewhat agonised over the Tesla ......

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IIT-Madras launches eco-innovation contest for sustainable startups

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras has launched an all-India eco-innovation and entrepreneur......

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Paytm appoints financial services expert Sundararajan to its board

Paytm has appointed financial services veteran GS Sundararajan to its board as an Independent Direc......

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SaaS platform Metalbook raises $5 mn in seed funding

Metal industry startup Metalbook has raised $5 million in a seed funding round led by Axilor Ventur......

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Merak Ventures announces $100 mn fund for early-stage startups

Venture capital company Merak Ventures announced the launch of its maiden fund with a corpus of $10......

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BYJUS to file audited financial result for FY21 on Sept 6: Report

Bengaluru-based firm BYJUS is likely to finalise its Deloitte-approved audited financial results fo......

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Jitendra Singh offers seed funding to prospective leather goods startups

Union Minister of State for Science and Technology, Dr Jitendra Singh, has offered seed funding to ......

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22 of 32 firms that applied for telecom PLI scheme are MSMEs: Govt

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has said that 32 firms have submitted applications for d......

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Put in 18-hr days, dont do random rona-dhona: Bombay Shaving Company CEO to freshers

The Founder and CEO of Bombay Shaving Company Shantanu Deshpande took to LinkedIn to share a post a......

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No plan to rebrand Zomato app to Eternal: CEO Deepinder Goyal

Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal clarified in an exchange filing that theres no plan to rebrand the compa......

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US-based Y Combinator names Garry Tan as new President & CEO

Garry Tan, Founder of US-based Initialized Capital, will take over as President and CEO of startup ......

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Accenture invests undisclosed sum in spacetech startup Pixxel

Accenture Ventures has invested in Bengaluru-based earth imaging technology startup Pixxel. Co-foun......

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Bored Beverages raises Rs.2.5 cr in seed funding round

Beverage company Bored Beverages has raised Rs.2.5 crore in its seed funding round led by Inflectio......

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Fintech startup EarlySalary raises $110 mn in Series D round

Pune-based digital lending startup EarlySalary has secured $110 million in a Series D funding round......

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IT Ministry will promote 10,000 startups in 5-6 years: Secy AK Sharma

Under its Gen-Next Support for Innovative Startups (GENESIS) programme, the Ministry of Electronics......

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Axis Bank looking to acquire 10% stake in Go Digit: Report

Axis Bank is looking to acquire a 10% stake for around $9 million in Go Digit Life Insurance, as pe......

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Human Edge raises over $1.5 million from Bharat Innovation, others

Human Edge, a longevity science startup, has raised over $1.5 million in equity financing. This was......

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Dennis Woodside appointed as President of Freshworks

Nasdaq-listed software-as-a-service (SaaS) company Freshworks has appointed Dennis Woodside as the ......

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Razorpay appoints Arif Khan as Chief Innovation Officer

Payment gateway Razorpay appointed Arif Khan as its Chief Innovation Officer. He was formerly the C......

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US-based recruitment firm Kula secures $12 million seed funding

US-based recruitment automation platform Kula has secured $12 million in a seed round co-led by Seq......

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Shiprocket, Invest India partner to boost startups in India

Shiprocket has partnered with Startup India Initiative at Invest India to build D2C 2.0, a programm......

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Zomato to put a number on delivery agents bags to report overspeeding issues

Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal has announced that a number will now be put on their delivery agents bag......

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EV startup Faraday Future denies claims of top shareholder FF Top

Electric vehicle startup Faraday Future has denied claims of its largest shareholder, FF Top, about......

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NASA awards 5 more astronaut missions to ISS to SpaceX worth $1.4 bn

NASA has awarded five additional astronaut missions to the ISS to SpaceX under a $1.4 billion contr......

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Sanjiv Rangrass to be appointed to board of directors at Zetwerk

Business-to-business (B2B) unicorn Zetwerk will be appointing Sanjiv Rangrass to its board of direc......

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Two-wheeler financing startup Bike Bazaar raises Rs.170 cr in equity funding

As part of its on-going Series D round, two-wheeler financing startup Bike Bazaar has raised Rs.170......

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SpaceX launching Starlink satellites roughly every 5 days: Musk

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to note that the firm is launching Starlink satellites roughly......

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Edtech unicorn Unacademys Partner and CMO Karan Shroff quits

Karan Shroff, a Partner and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at edtech unicorn Unacademy, has quit, th......

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7-8 of our first 10 employees are still with us: Bombay Shaving Company CEO

Bombay Shaving Companys CEO Shantanu Deshpande told ET NOW that out of the first 10 employees, seve......

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We dont take any such requests: Swiggy as user says Dont want Muslim delivery person

Swiggy has responded after a customer mentioned Dont want a Muslim delivery person in the instructi......

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Work is something we do, not who we are: Tatas manager on 18-hr workday debate

Ratan Tatas General Manager Shantanu Naidu commented on the 18-hour workday debate, after Bombay Sh......

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Bombay Shaving CEO apologises for 18-hour workday advice after criticism

Bombay Shaving Companys CEO Shantanu Deshpande has apologised after he was criticised for advising ......

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Getting asset management company licence in India is hard: Zerodha CEO

Zerodha CEO Nithin Kamath told Moneycontrol that getting an asset management company (AMC) licence ......

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Not a great idea: Ratan Tatas manager on 18-hr workday debate

Commenting on the 18-hour workday controversy raked up by Bombay Shaving Company CEO Shantanu Deshp......

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Skyroot Aerospace raises $51 million in funding round led by GIC

Hyderabad-based space-tech startup Skyroot Aerospace has raised around $51 million in a Series B fi......

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We are mulling India listing: Nasdaq-listed MakeMyTrips Founder

MakeMyTrip Founder and Chairman Deep Kalra said the travel aggregator is thinking of getting listed......

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Ranveer Singh makes his first startup investment, invests in SUGAR Cosmetics

Actor Ranveer Singh has made his first startup investment by investing in beauty products startup S......

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Paytm, Razorpays Bengaluru offices raided by ED in Chinese loan apps case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) said its conducting raids at the Bengaluru offices of Paytm, Razor......

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Why should restaurants pay commission: NRAI on Swiggy, Zomato dine-in offers

National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) asked members to inspect the terms and conditions t......

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Theranos Founders request to overturn her conviction denied in US

A US judge on Thursday upheld the conviction of Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes in a preliminary ......

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Hold interviews at 11pm, on Sundays to hire people, says Pristyn Care founder; criticised

Pristyn Cares Co-founder Harsimarbir Singh is facing criticism after he shared a LinkedIn post on i......

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Betting on Indian economy to surpass Germany, Japans within this decade: Paytm CEO

Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma tweeted, Im betting on us, crossing Germany and Japan within this de......

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She bounced back in 10 months: Zerodha Co-founder on pic with wife after cancer diagnosis

Sharing an update on his wifes cancer recovery journey, Zerodha Co-founder Nithin Kamath posted a p......

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Launching soon: Peyush on video of cart made by Shark Tanks Jugadu Kamlesh

Lenskart Co-founder and Shark Tank Indias judge Peyush Bansal took to Instagram to share a video of......

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MobiKwik reports Rs.540 crore revenue in FY22, registers 80% growth

Fintech startup MobiKwik has reported a revenue of Rs.540 crore for FY22, registering an 80% year-o......

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Paytm shares fall over 6% in early trade after ED raid in Chinese loan apps probe

Shares of Paytms parent company One 97 Communications declined over 6% in Mondays early trade. The ......

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RBI telling fintechs Dont do digital lending: Grover on RBIs new rules

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover has criticised the RBIs new digital lending guidelines, calling ......

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M Venture Partners raises over $25 mn for MVP Fund I

Singapore-based early-stage venture capital (VC) fund M Venture Partners (MVP) has raised an additi......

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Revenue-based financing firm Klub closes Rs.200 cr maiden fund

Revenue-based financing platform Klub announced the final close of its maiden Rs.200 crore fund, Ac......

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Funding winter for startups to continue for 12-18 months: Report

According to a report by market intelligence platform Tracxn, funding winter (low investor confiden......

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BYJUS to raise over $500 million at $23 billion valuation: Report

Edtech platform BYJUS is likely to raise more than $500 million at a valuation of $23 billion in a ......

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Healthledger Diagnostics raises undisclosed amount of seed funding

Healthledger Diagnostics has raised an undisclosed amount of seed funding from angel investors and ......

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He always made time if you wanted to meet: Snapdeal CEO on Mistry

Snapdeal CEO Kunal Bahl took to Twitter to mourn the death of former Tata Sons Chairman Cyrus Mistr......

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S Korea faces losing half its population every generation: Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said, South Korea is currently tracking to lose about half its population r......

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Unacademy CEOs family, pet evacuated on a tractor in Bluru, says things are bad

Unacademy CEO Gaurav Munjal shared a video of his family and pet dog being evacuated on a tractor i......

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Fintech startup GroMo raises $11 million in Series A round

Fintech platform GroMo has secured $11 million in Series A funding round led by SIG Venture Capital......

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SoftBank Vision Fund plans $35 mn investment in GoMechanic: Report

SoftBank Groups Vision Fund is looking to invest $35 million in car service and repair startup GoMe......

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upGrad CEO shares video of him going to office on a tractor amid Bluru flooding

Edtech unicorn upGrads CEO Arjun Mohan has shared a video of him going to the office on a tractor a......

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Which are the worlds 10 most valuable unicorn startups as per Hurun?

TikTok owner Douyin Group (formerly called ByteDance) is the worlds most valuable unicorn startup w......

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Paytm disbursed 6 mn loans in Jul-Aug, up 246% from last year

Payments aggregator Paytm said that it disbursed 6 million loans in July and August in 2022, up 246......

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Former IT Secy joins Tiger Global-backed Ninjacarts advisory board

Tiger Global-backed agritech startup Ninjacart set up an advisory board comprising former Food and ......

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Best to tone down your expectation: Ashneer on EaseMyTrip Co-founders chat with candidate

EaseMyTrip Co-founder Prashant Pitti recently shared a chat with a candidate who dropped out on t......

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Retail-tech startup Daalchini raises $4 million in Series A round

Retail-tech startup Daalchini has raised $4 million in its Series A funding round. The round was le......

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Agri-fintech firm Ayekart raises $5.5 mn in equity & debt fund round

Integrated tech firm Ayekart has secured $5.5 million through an equity and debt fund round from Ca......

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Orange Health announces ESOP, equity buyback worth $1 mn

Accel-backed diagnostic firm Orange Health has announced its maiden Employee Stock Option Plan (ESO......

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Goyal launches SETU, aims to connect Indian startups to US investors

Union Minister of Commerce, Piyush Goyal, launched Supporting Entrepreneurs for Transformation and ......

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Are you kidding me: EaseMyTrip Co-founder shares chat with candidate refusing to join

EaseMyTrip Co-founder Prashant Pitti took to Twitter to share a screenshot of a chat with a candida......

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Dunzo Bengaluru operations hit after delivery partners protest

Dunzo delivery workers in Bengaluru are protesting changes in payment structures and have stayed aw......

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Karza Technologies Co-founder buys Rs.70 cr home in Mumbai: Report

Co-founder of Karza Technologies, Gaurav Samdaria, has bought a Rs.70 crore sea-facing duplex in Mu......

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B2B SaaS platform Kovai.co appoints Andrew Cloke as COO

Enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) company Kovai.co has appointed Andrew Cloke as the new Chie......

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NASA selects Axiom Space to make spacesuit for 2025 Moon walk

NASA has selected Axiom Space to deliver a moonwalking system including advanced spacesuits for the......

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Reliance-backed Netradyne receives $65 mn from Silicon Valley Bank

Reliance-backed software-as-a-service (SaaS) company Netradyne has received $65 million in debt fin......

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Lido files for bankruptcy, 6 months after asking 1,200 employees to resign

Ronnie Screwvala-backed edtech startup Lido Learning has filed for insolvency and bankruptcy. This ......

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Powerplay raises $7.14 mn in Series A led by Accel, Sequoia Surge

Construction management platform Powerplay has raised $7.14 million in its Series A funding round l......

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Started business of selling & buying phones at 14: Zerodhas billionaire Co-founder Nikhil

Zerodhas billionaire Co-founder Nikhil Kamath revealed that he started a business of buying and sel......

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Myntra to hire 16,000 people to meet festive season demand

Fashion e-tailer Myntra has announced that it will hire around 16,000 people directly and indirectl......

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Kolkata-based Wow! Momo raises Rs.125 cr from OAKS Asset Management

Kolkata-headquartered Wow! Momo raised around Rs.125 crore from OAKS Asset Management at a valuatio......

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Ashneer criticised for calling employees daily wagers in guise of salaried folk

BharatPes former MD Ashneer Grover was criticised after he called employees daily wagers in guise o......

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India has over 100 unicorns with total value of $250 bn: Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said India has more than 100 unicorns with a total value ......

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Link startups with industry as equal stakeholders: Jitendra Singh

In order to ensure sustainable startups, Minister of State for Science and Technology, Jitendra Sin......

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Italian govt, UAE firm pick up 44% stake in Titagarh Wagons subsidiary Firema

The Italian government and a UAE-based private equity firm, Hawk Eye DMCC, have together picked up ......

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58 CEOs of top-notch global firms are of Indian-origin: Sitharaman

While addressing the convocation event at IIITDM, Kancheepuram, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman......

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Specially-abled Swiggy delivery agent delivers food in motorised wheelchair, video viral

A video of a specially-abled Swiggy delivery agent using a motorised wheelchair to deliver food has......

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Smaller cities with own economies only solution to avoid disasters: Zerodha CEO

Bengaluru-based Zerodhas CEO Nithin Kamath said the only real solution to avoid disasters in large ......

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Which startups have seen the biggest drop in valuations in 2022 as per Hurun?

China-based Douyin, the owner of TikTok, saw the sharpest decline in its valuation in the last six ......

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Cab aggregators need to set clear policy on surge pricing: CCI

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has proposed self-regulatory steps for cab aggregators on......

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SpaceX launches 34 Starlink satellites in its 41st mission of 2022

SpaceX has successfully launched 34 Starlink satellites and AST SpaceMobiles BlueWalker 3 satellite......

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Ex-Lido staff gets threat calls, texts from parents as firm files for bankruptcy

Several former sales executives at Lido Learning received calls, messages, and even threats from pa......

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WazirX says bank accounts worth Rs.65 crore frozen by ED released after probe

WazirX said on Monday that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has released bank accounts frozen as pa......

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Bessemer Venture Partners closes 2 funds at $4.6 bn to back startups

Venture capital firm Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP) has closed $4.6 billion in new capital for two......

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Electric mobility startup Yulu raises $82 million in funding

Electric mobility startup Yulu has raised $82 million in a Series B funding round led by Canada-bas......

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$85 mn round fell apart at final moment: CEO of Pak-based startup that shut down

Pakistan-based e-commerce startup Airlift collapsed in July after an $85 million funding round fell......

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SEBI seeks startup valuation details from PE and VC funds: Report

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), on September 6, sent a communication to private ......

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Sachin Bansals Navi Technologies gets SEBI nod for Rs.3,350 cr IPO

Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansals fintech startup Navi Technologies has received approval from the......

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Mensa Brands acquires peanut butter brand MyFitness

Mensa Brands acquired peanut butter brand, MyFitness for an undisclosed amount. MyFitness was found......

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BharatPe appoints RBI ex-Dy Guv Kanungo & Zomato Chairman Dutta to board

Financial services platform BharatPe has appointed former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Deputy Govern......

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Construction-tech firm 91Squarefeet raises $10 mn in Series A round

Construction-tech firm 91Squarefeet secured $10 million in a Series A funding round led by Stellari......

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Supply chain startup Procol raises Rs.51 cr in Series A round

Supply chain startup Procol has raised Rs.51 crore in its Series A equity financing round. The roun......

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Blue Origins uncrewed rocket crash to face probe led by FAA

The FAA has announced that it will lead the investigation into the crash of Blue Origins uncrewed r......

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Pepperfry appoints 2 independent directors to its board

Pepperfry has appointed two independent directors to its board of directors, following which the bo......

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Who cares about $300 million? I can raise $300 million in a week: Byjus CEO

Byjus CEO Byju Raveendran spoke to Moneycontrol about the delay in investments committed by Sumeru ......

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EV startups will disrupt Indias automotive market: Amitabh Kant

Former CEO of Niti Aayog Amitabh Kant said that electric vehicle (EV) startups will disrupt Indias ......

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SoftBank considers launching a third Vision Fund: Report

Japans SoftBank Group is considering launching a third Vision Fund to invest in startups, according......

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Ive hardly slept in the last six months: Byjus CEO on companys troubles

Byju Raveendran, the Co-founder and CEO of Indias most valued edtech startup Byjus, told Moneycontr......

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Trucking marketplace Raaho looking to raise $20 mn: CEO

Intercity trucking marketplace Raaho is looking to raise $20 million in the next one year to expand......

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Byjus to push IPO by 9-12 months over macroeconomic factors

Byjus, which was planning a public share listing in US, said that it would have to push its Initial......

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Byjus losses surge nearly 17 times to Rs.4,588 crore in FY21, posts 14% revenue drop

Byjus recorded a Rs.4,588 crore loss in FY21, nearly 17 times the Rs.262 crore loss in FY20, reveal......

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EV charging US-based startup TeraWatt raises $1 bn in Series A round

San Francisco-based electric vehicle charging startup TeraWatt Infrastructure has raised $1 billion......

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ED conducts searches at some Paytm, PayU offices: Report

The Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday conducted raids at certain premises of Paytm and PayU in c......

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Byjus audited revenue expected to be lower than projected: Report

Edtech firm Byjus Founder and CEO Byju Raveendran has reportedly informed stakeholders that the com......

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Edtech firm upGrad acquires Centum Learning in share-swap deal

Edtech unicorn upGrad has acquired New Delhi-based corporate training solutions startup Centum Lear......

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Data engineering firm Sigmoid raises $12 mn from Sequoia Capital

Data engineering startup Sigmoid has raised $12 million in a Series B financing round from Sequoia ......

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Billionaire Venture signs MoU with DBS Bank to fund startups

Billionaire Venture Incubation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with DBS Bank to faci......

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IIT alumnis US-based startup raises $90 mn in funding round

Fortanix Inc, a US-based data security startup founded by IIT graduates, has raised $90 million in ......

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AI startup Rephrase.ai raises $10.6 mn in Series A funding round

Artificial Intelligence startup Rephrase.ai, backed by Lightspeed Ventures, has raised $10.6 millio......

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Ocean farming startup Sea6 Energy raises $18.5 mn in Series B round

Ocean farming startup Sea6 Energy has raised $18.5 million in a Series B funding round from investo......

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Urban Companys FY22 loss widens to Rs.514.14 crore, revenue up 75%

Tiger Global-backed app-based home services marketplace Urban Company reported a consolidated net l......

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MobiKwik appoints Mukul Saxena as CEO for payment gateway Zaakpay

Sequoia Capital-backed MobiKwik has named Mukul Saxena as the CEO of its financial services and pay......

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SpaceX to launch 54 Starlink satellites after 5 delays on Sept 18

SpaceX has announced that it will be attempting to launch 54 Starlink satellites on September 18. T......

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Ola fires 200 engineers to minimise redundancy

Ola has confirmed that it is laying off some employees after a report claimed that the company was ......

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DotPe raises $58 million in Series B round led by Temasek

DotPe, an offline-to-online commerce platform for businesses, has raised $58 million in its Series ......

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OYO Founder Ritesh Agarwals salary rises 250% to Rs.5.6 crore in FY22

Ritesh Agarwal, Founder and Group CEO of OYO, received a remuneration of Rs.5.6 crore in FY22, up 2......

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Fake accounting: Mohandas Pai as OYO claims first EBITDA positive quarter

TV Mohandas Pai, the former CFO of Infosys, accused OYO of fake accounting after the startup claime......

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SEBI seeks details of PE, VC funds with 5 or less investors: Report

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has asked venture capital (VC) and private equity......

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Fairfax Group-backed Go Digits IPO put in abeyance by SEBI

The proposed initial share sale of the Fairfax Group-backed Go Digit has been put in abeyance by th......

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OYOs FY22 revenue rises to Rs.4,905 cr, loss narrows to Rs.1,851 cr

Travel-tech company OYO filed financial documents with SEBI stating that its revenue rose 18% to Rs......

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StartupXseed Ventures Fund II closes at Rs.243 crore

The second fund of early-stage venture capital firm StartupXseed Ventures was closed at Rs.243 cror......

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Govt awards 60 startups, gives Rs.10,000 each to 53,021 students

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh presented INSPIRE Awards to 60 startups for innovation and Rs.10,0......

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SpaceX launches 54 Starlink satellites after 5 delays in its 180th launch

SpaceX has successfully launched 54 Starlink satellites after five consecutive delays, completing i......

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Fintech industry should engage more with govt: FM Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the financial technology industry should have m......

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SpaceX test-fires record 7 engines on Super Heavy Booster 7; video surfaces

SpaceX test-fired seven engines on Starship Super Heavy prototype Booster 7, marking the highest nu......

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OYO to get green tag for eco-friendly hotels on its platform: CEO

OYO India CEO Ankit Gupta said that the company is working on getting a green tag for sustainable a......

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I worked in banks for 9 years, it was a very bad mistake: Ashneer Grover

BharatPes ex-MD Ashneer Grover said it took him nine years to figure out that he wanted to become a......

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BharatPe could go public in 18-24 months: Chairman Rajnish Kumar

BharatPe Chairman Rajnish Kumar said the company could go public in the next 18-24 months. Speaking......

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Ex-Meta executives startup TrueFoundry raises $2.3 mn in seed round

US-based machine learning startup TrueFoundry has secured $2.3 million in a seed funding round led ......

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BYJUS financial results 2nd blockbuster release of 2022 after Brahmastra: Co-founder

BYJUS Co-founder Divya Gokulnath claimed the edtech startups financial results are second blockbust......

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Tiger Global-backed Zopper raises $75 mn in Series C funding round

Insurtech startup Zopper on Tuesday said it has raised $75 million in a Series C funding round led ......

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Inshorts Co-founder & CEO Azhar Iqubal named Entrepreneur of the Year (Media)

Inshorts Co-founder and CEO Azhar Iqubal has been named Entrepreneur of the Year in the media categ......

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PhyicsWallahs Co-founders, Zeptos 19-yr-old Co-founder debut on Hurun India Rich List

Edtech unicorn PhysicsWallahs Co-founders Alakh Pandey and Prateek Maheshwari have made their debut......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

BYJUS shifting focus to profitable growth: CEO tells employees

BYJUS Founder and CEO, Byju Raveendran, told employees that the company has already started shiftin......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

Fintechs need to comply with regulations earlier: Axis Bank CEO

Axis Bank Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Amitabh Chaudhry said that fintechs have a ......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

IIT alumnis synthetic speech tech startup Murf AI raises $10 mn

Murf AI, a synthetic speech technology startup, has raised $10 million in its Series A funding roun......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

Qualcomm-backed drone maker IdeaForge considers $125 mn IPO: Report

Qualcomm-backed drone maker IdeaForge Technology is reportedly considering raising about $125 milli......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

IIT Madras incubated EV startup Esmito raises Rs.10 cr in seed round

Electric vehicle startup Esmito Solutions, incubated by IIT Madras, has secured Rs.10 crore in a se......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

Edtech startup Bhanzu raises $15 mn in Series A funding round

Edtech startup Bhanzu raised $15 million in a Series A funding round led by Eight Roads Ventures an......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

Kuku FM raises $21.8 mn in round led by Nandan Nilekanis Fundamentum

Audio content platform Kuku FM has raised $21.8 million in its Series B1 funding round which was le......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

Zeptos 19-yr-old Co-founder youngest Indian with Rs.1,000 cr personal wealth

Grocery delivery startup Zeptos 19-year-old Co-founder Kaivalya Vohra is the youngest Indian to hav......

startup 2022-09-21 Inshorts

Can you help me understand numbers better?: Ashneer on BharatPes best month

Ashneer Grover responded after BharatPes CPO Ankur Jain said March 2022 was the best month in Bhara......

startup 2022-04-13 Inshorts

Ola CEO to step back from daily ops to focus on engineering functions: Report

Ola Founder and CEO Bhavish Aggarwal will step back from day-to-day operations to focus his attenti......

startup 2022-04-13 Inshorts

Lenskart raises $100 million in funding, valuation crosses $4 billion

Peyush Bansal-led Lenskart has raised Rs.760 crore ($100 million) in the latest funding round, reve......

startup 2022-04-13 Inshorts

Zilingo suspends Indian-origin CEO amid financial probe: Report

Singapores fashion startup Zilingos Indian-origin CEO Ankiti Bose has been suspended amid an invest......

startup 2022-04-13 Inshorts

Ola board approves CEOs brother-led Avail Finances acquisition: Report

Olas board has approved the acquisition of CEO Bhavish Aggarwals brother Ankushs platform Avail Fin......

startup 2022-04-13 Inshorts

Husband-wifes OfBusiness seeks $2 bn in Indias biggest tech IPO since Paytm

Husband-wife Asish Mohapatra and Ruchi Kalras unicorn startup OfBusiness, a supplier of raw materia......

startup 2022-04-13 Inshorts

Indian husband-wife, who each have unicorn startups, plan first startup IPO

Indian husband-wife Ruchi Kalra and Asish Mohapatra, who each built their own billion-dollar startu......

startup 2022-04-12 Inshorts

Hyderabad-based startup launches foldable electric bicycle

Hyderabad-based startup company Kachbo Design launched a first-of-its-kind electric bicycle on Sund......

startup 2022-04-12 Inshorts

Meesho fires a small number of employees from grocery vertical

Meesho on Monday said that it has laid off a small number of full-time roles and certain third-part......

startup 2022-04-12 Inshorts

BharatPe has put the Ashneer row behind & posted record growth: CEO

BharatPe posted record growth in FY22, is on track to break even and list on stock exchanges in the......

startup 2022-04-11 Inshorts

14 unicorns created, $10.8 bn invested in startups in Q4 FY22: Report

As many as 14 startups attained the unicorn status in India in Q4 FY22 with the startup ecosystem a......

startup 2022-04-11 Inshorts

Staffs health has dipped in 2 yrs: Zerodha CEO on weight loss challenge

Zerodha CEO Nithin Kamath shared more context over the firms weight loss challenge for employees, s......

startup 2022-04-10 Inshorts

Better.com, which fired 900 staff over a Zoom call, plans to cut its staff further

Mortgage lending startup Better.com, which fired 900 employees over a Zoom call last year and began......

startup 2022-04-10 Inshorts

1st all private crew to ISS carries US hospital mascot soft toy

The first all private crew to the space station, launched by SpaceX, carried a plush toy of Caramel......

startup 2022-04-10 Inshorts

Ab nani yaad aayegi: Ashneer to BharatPes CEO, Chairman on degrowth quarter

Ashneer Grover, who recently quit from BharatPe, tweeted, So I...heard BharatPe closed its first qu......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

Edtech unicorn Unacademy lays off 1,000 employees: Report

Bengaluru-based edtech unicorn Unacademy has laid off around 1,000 employees in the past few weeks ......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

Your brother stole all money: BharatPe CEO to Ashneers sister on unpaid salaries

BharatPe CEO Suhail Sameer responded, Your brother stole all the money...Very little left to pay sa......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

Flipkart planning US listing in 2023 at $60-70 bn valuation: Report

Flipkart has pushed its IPO valuation target to around $60-70 billion, and is now planning a US lis......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

SpaceX, US govts USAID deliver 5,000 Starlink teminals to Ukraine

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) said it has provided 5,000 Starlink ......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

My mother has a lung disease, please give our dues: Fired BharatPe employee to CEO

A former BharatPe admin in a post said his mother has a lung disease and is hospitalised and he has......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

US Army suspends SpaceXs application to expand Texas launch site

The US Army Corps of Engineers has suspended SpaceXs application for an expansion of its South Texa......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

Zerodha CEO promises half months pay to staff who lose weight, shares post

Zerodha CEO Nithin Kamath tweeted that employees with a BMI under 25 will get half a months salary ......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

BharatPe CEO apologises for salary remark; firm says all employees got March salary

BharatPe CEO Suhail Sameer apologised for his remarks in which he indicted that Ashneer Grover stol......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

BharatPe CEO was drunk when he accused me of stealing money: Ashneer

Ashneer Grover said BharatPe CEO Suhail Sameer must prove that he wasnt under the influence of alco......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

Heartening to see him grow: Ashneer shares update on Shark Tank contestant

Shark Tank India judge Ashneer Grover took to Instagram to share a picture with Beyond Snacks Found......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

Paytm-backer Elevation Capital raises $670 mn, its largest India fund

Early-stage investor Elevation Capital, which has backed Swiggy and Paytm, among other Indian start......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

Ashneer writes to BharatPe, seeks action against CEO after Ashneer stole money remark

Ashneer Grover has written to the BharatPe board saying that CEO Suhail Sameer should immediately b......

startup 2022-04-08 Inshorts

I did what is right for company: BharatPe CEO Suhail Sameer on Grovers exit

Speaking about Ashneer Grovers exit, BharatPe CEO Suhail Sameer said he did what was right for the ......

startup 2022-04-06 Inshorts

SC orders resumption of arbitration over Rs.24,713-cr Future-Reliance deal

The Supreme Court has ordered Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) to resume its arbit......

startup 2022-04-06 Inshorts

Its just an employee going slightly bonkers: CEO Suhail on BharatPe-Ashneer row

Speaking about the BharatPe-Ashneer Grover row, CEO Suhail Sameer told Moneycontrol, Whatever happe......

startup 2022-04-06 Inshorts

Paytm CEOs stock options to vest only when its market cap crosses IPO level

In a letter to shareholders, Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma said, My stock grants will be vested to......

startup 2022-04-06 Inshorts

Gupshup acquires AI platform Active.Ai in its 2nd acquisition this yr

Conversational messaging unicorn Gupshup has acquired Active.Ai, a conversational AI platform used ......

startup 2022-04-06 Inshorts

Paytm says it will break even operationally in 1.5 years, shares jump

Shares of Paytm parent One97 Communications jumped over 6% during intraday trade on Wednesday after......

startup 2022-04-06 Inshorts

Food ordering apps Zomato and Swiggy down

Food delivery apps Zomato and Swiggy on Wednesday reported a nationwide outage due to technical iss......

startup 2022-04-06 Inshorts

Ola, Uber cabs in Hyderabad to run without AC this summer: Workers union

The Telangana Gig and Platform Workers Union (TGPWU) has announced a No AC campaign in Hyderabad to......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Israels startup set to test its brain-activity helmet on astronauts

Israeli startup Brain.Space on Monday said three astronauts on the SpaceX shuttle flight to the Int......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Tesla adds $84 billion to its value in 1 day, more than Fords entire market cap

Tesla shares added $84 billion to their market value on Monday, more than Fords entire market capit......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Govt orders probe into Ola, Okinawa e-scooter fire incidents in Pune, Vellore

The central government has ordered a probe into the recent incidents of electric scooters catching ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Bezos-led Blue Origins 1st crew spaceflight of 2022 gets delayed

Jeff Bezos-led Blue Origins first crew spaceflight of 2022 has been delayed to March 31. The launch......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

mCaffeine parent raises Rs.240 crore, valuation hits Rs.1,000 crore

Personal care brand mCaffeine-parent Pep Technologies has raised Rs.240 crore led by Paragon Partne......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

India aims to be worlds largest startup destination: Piyush Goyal

Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said India aspires to be the worlds number on......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Anuj Mittal appointed as Paytms Investor Relations VP

Paytm has appointed Anuj Mittal as Vice President, Investor Relations. Mittal would be reporting di......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Sourav Ganguly-backed edtech startup Classplus raises $70 mn

Edtech startup Classplus, which is backed by BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, has raised $70 million ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Flipkart CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthys wife buys villa for Rs.8 crore in Bengaluru

Flipkart CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthys wife, Soumya Narayanan, bought a villa for around Rs.8 crore in ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Pixxel raises $25 mn, reportedly Indias largest by a space tech firm

Spacetech startup Pixxel has raised $25 million in Series A funding, which is reportedly Indias lar......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

IIT Delhi startup makes fabric that can destroy 99.9% bacteria, virus in 30 mins

Fabiosys Innovations, a deep-tech healthcare startup incubated at IIT Delhi, has developed a medica......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Indias richest self-made womans Nykaa among TIMEs 100 most influential firms

Nykaa, the beauty e-commerce company led by Falguni Nayar, has made it to TIMEs list of 100 most in......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

After Ola & Okinawa, Pure EV scooter catches fire in Chennai; video surfaces

An electric scooter built by Pure EV caught fire in Chennai, days after similar incidents were repo......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Govt approves Rs.6,000 crore programme to improve MSME performance

The Union Cabinet has approved a Rs.6,000 crore World Bank-assisted programme to improve the perfor......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Paytm got customers through cashbacks, not by offering services: HDFC Banks ex-MD

Veteran banker Aditya Puri said that unlike a bank, which books revenues for offering services and ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

London-based Builder.ai raises $100 million led by Insight Partners

London-based Builder.ai has raised $100 million in a Series C funding round led by Insight Partners......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

WeWork names CEO Sandeep Mathrani as Chairman

Co-working space startup WeWork has named its CEO Sandeep Mathrani as its Chairman. Mathrani joined......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

IPO-bound Pine Labs raises $50 mn from Londons Vitruvian Partners

IPO-bound Pine Labs has raised $50 million from London-based international investment firm Vitruvia......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Cloud test platform LambdaTest raises $45 mn led by Premji Invest

Cloud-based browser testing platform LambdaTest has raised $45 million in a funding round led by Pr......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Binny Bansal-backed 021 Capital leads $5.5 mn investment in SuperK

Andhra Pradesh-based SuperK, a tech-enabled grocery retail chain, has raised $5.5 million led by Fl......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Nykaas Falguni Nayar among worlds top 10 richest self-made women: Hurun

Nykaa Founder Falguni Nayar is among the worlds top 10 richest self-made women with a $7.6 billion ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Delhivery likely to launch Rs.7,460-crore IPO in June quarter: Report

Gurugram-based logistics startup Delhivery aims to launch its Rs.7,460-crore initial public offerin......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Women-led MSMEs rose 75% to 8.59 lakh units in FY22: MoS MSMEs

Minister of State for MSMEs BPS Verma on Thursday said the number of women-led MSMEs in India rose ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Indian govt is spot on by not taking sides: Zerodha Co-founder on Russia-Ukraine war

Zerodhas Co-founder Nikhil Kamath tweeted that Indian government is spot on by not taking sides ami......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Blue Origin makes 4th manned spaceflight, lands crew after 10 minutes

Jeff Bezos-led Blue Origin successfully completed its fourth manned mission, with six crew members,......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Startup founder flags bad roads in Bluru, Telangana Minister says move to Hyderabad

Khatabooks Founder Ravish Naresh tweeted that despite startups in Bengalurus HSR Layout and Koraman......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Amazon has destroyed us: Future Retail to Supreme Court

Advocate Harish Salve, appearing for Future Retail in the Supreme Court, said, Amazon wanted to des......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

For Rs.1,400 crore, Amazon destroyed a Rs.26,000-crore company: Future Retail

Future Retail told the Supreme Court that for Rs.1,400 crore, Amazon has destroyed a Rs.26,000-cror......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

BharatPe has appointed Alvarez & Marsal exec as interim CFO: Chairman

BharatPe has appointed an executive from Alvarez & Marsal as its interim CFO, Chairman Rajnish Kuma......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Indian startup Pixxel launches its first satellite to space with Musks SpaceX

Indian space tech startup Pixxel has launched its first satellite to space aboard billionaire Elon ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Lawsuit against Airbnb over host spying on couple goes to arbitrator

A US judge has said that the lawsuit brought against Airbnb by a couple, that was allegedly videota......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

BharatPe board aiming for IPO in 18-24 months: Chairman

BharatPe Chairman Rajnish Kumar has said the firms board, founders and management want to take it p......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Tesla delivers record 3,10,048 cars in Q1 as Musk calls it difficult quarter

Tesla reported that it delivered record number of electric vehicles in the first quarter of 2022, d......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Shein planning to raise funds at a valuation of $100 billion: Report

Chinese fashion e-commerce startup Shein is planning to raise funds at a valuation of about $100 bi......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Ive never traded stocks, I dont even have a brokerage account: Zoho CEO

Zohos billionaire CEO Sridhar Vembu told Moneycontrol, I have never actually traded. In fact, I don......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

CCI orders probe into Zomato and Swiggy

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Monday ordered an investigation into the conduct of on......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Sheins valuation would top H&M and Zara combined with $1 billion funding

Chinese fashion e-commerce startup Shein is in talks to raise $1 billion and could do so at a valua......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

I hate billionaire stories, my sons friends look at us differently: Zerodha CEO

Zerodha CEO Nithin Kamath told Moneycontrol he hates billionaire and unicorn stories. It creates a ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Paytm Payments Bank yet to appoint firm for IT audit: Govt

Minister of State for Finance Bhagwat Karad said Paytm Payments Bank hasnt yet appointed a firm to ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Amazon, Future Retail agree in Supreme Court to appear before SIAC

Amazon and Future Retail (FRL) expressed their agreement before the Supreme Court on Monday to appe......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

SpaceX, NASA delay launch of 1st private astronaut mission to ISS

SpaceX, NASA have delayed the launch of the 1st all-private mission to the International Space Stat......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

US crypto billionaire-led FTX may invest in Indias MPL: Report

US crypto billionaire Sam Bankman-Fried-led exchange FTX is in talks to invest in Bengaluru-based e......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Zomato shares decline after CCI orders probe

Shares of Zomato fell up to 5% on Tuesday after the Competition Commission of India (CCI) ordered a......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

All practices in compliance with law: Zomato after CCI orders probe

Zomato issued a statement after the Competition Commission of India ordered an investigation into t......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Ex-TCS staff turns part-time Zomato delivery agent, shares post on his challenges

A former TCS employee, Srinivasan Jayaramans post on challenges he faced as a part-time Zomato deli......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Jhunjhunwala-backed Nazara to invest Rs.18 cr in US-based Bitkraft Ventures

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Nazara Technologies will invest over Rs.18 crore in US-based game fund B......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Airbnb clarifies its not suspending Russians from making reservations

Airbnb has clarified that its not banning Russian and Belarusian nationals from making reservations......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Alia Bhatt-backed D2C wellness startup Phool raises $8 million

Alia Bhatt-backed fragrance-focussed wellness startup Phool.co has raised $8 million in Series A fu......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Ignore, he needs to run his house too: Anupam on Ashishs Shark Tank spoof

Shaadi.coms Founder and Shark Tank India judge Anupam Mittal responded to a fan who said they felt ......

startup 2022-04-05 Inshorts

Ola to buy Founder Bhavishs brother-led firm Avail Finance, reportedly for $50 mn

Ola has said that it will buy Avail Finance, a platform founded by Ola Founder and CEO Bhavish Agga......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

If I were to start again, Id have a tech person as co-founder: Nykaa Founder

Nykaa Founder and CEO Falguni Nayar said she would have done technology differently if she were to ......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Indian-founded Instacart cuts its valuation by 40% to $24 bn to attract more talent

US-based grocery delivery firm Instacart, founded by Apoorva Mehta, is slashing its valuation by 40......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Era of globalisation is over, we must prepare for a new era: Zoho CEO

Zoho CEO Sridhar Vembu, in response to a US author saying globalisation is over and suggesting the ......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Does Twitter adhere to principle of free speech: Musk asks users in Twitter poll

Worlds richest person Elon Musk posted a Twitter poll asking users to vote if Twitter adheres to th......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

How can one travel 4 kms in 10 mins, dont launch this service: MP Minister to Zomato

After Zomato announced that its launching a 10-minute delivery service, Madhya Pradesh Home Ministe......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Video shows Olas e-scooter on fire in Pune, company says were investigating

A video has surfaced online showing Olas S1 Pro electric scooter on fire in Punes Lohegaon area. Th......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

SpaceX gets 6 additional space station resupply missions from NASA

NASA has ordered six additional ISS resupply missions from SpaceX and another six from Northrop Gru......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

US govt extends environmental review of SpaceX programme in Texas

The US governments FAA has extended the target date to complete an environmental review of the prop......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Yatras Indian unit files for IPO, offer includes fresh issue of Rs.750 crore

Online travel firm Yatra Online, Incs Indian subsidiary has filed a draft red herring prospectus (D......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

28,684 micro enterprises grew into small businesses since 2020

Minister of State for MSMEs BPS Verma on Sunday said 28,684 micro enterprises and 3,679 small busin......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Paytm Mall, Snapdeal fined Rs.1 lakh each for selling defective pressure cookers

Paytm Mall and Snapdeal have been fined Rs.1 lakh each by the Central Consumer Protection Authority......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Man who murdered Ola Founders grandmother and aunt gets life sentence

A 30-year-old man has been convicted for the murder of Ola Founder Bhavish Aggarwals grandmother an......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Ashneer shares meme on his Rs.10 cr dining table with Shark Tank judges

Ashneer Grover on Sunday shared a meme featuring fellow Shark Tank India judges Anupam Mittal and A......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Furniture rental startup Furlenco fires 180 employees

Bengaluru-based Furlenco fired nearly 180 employees in the months of January and February, the furn......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

SMEs raised Rs.932 crore via IPOs in FY22, 3.8 times more than FY21

A total of 67 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) raised Rs.932 crore via IPOs in FY22, 3.8 times h......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

On a Rs.10 cr-table, ate food worth crores: Anupam Mittal on Grovers meme

Shark Tank Indias Anupam Mittal took to Twitter to react to a recent meme shared by Ashneer Grover.......

startup 2022-03-28 Inshorts

Man claims Zomato board blocked Blinkit deal & its shutting down; Zomato CEO replies

A Twitter user, who goes by the name Corporate Kumar, claimed that Zomato board has blocked the Bli......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

NASA to develop second Moon lander, alongside SpaceXs Starship

NASA has revealed its plans to develop a second human lunar lander for its Artemis programme, along......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

Productivity is higher when we meet: Zoho CEO on pics of informal workspace

Zoho CEO Sridhar Vembu sharing pictures of informal workspace at the firms Tenkasi campus in Tamil ......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

Good Glamm Co-founders platform BabyChakra acquires Tinystep

Parenting platform BabyChakra has acquired regional parenting network Tinystep. The terms of the de......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

Bezos ex-wife donates $3.8 bn to 465 non-profit entities in 9 months

Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott, who divorced Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos in 2019, said she has donate......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

Rooms, hearts open for all: OYO delists Delhi hotel after J&K man denied entry

OYO Rooms has delisted a Delhi hotel from its platform after a video of the hotels staff denying en......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

MSME lender Aye Finance raises Rs.75 cr debt from Triple Jump, Northern Arc

MSME lender Aye Finance has raised Rs.75 crore in debt from global impact investment manager, Tripl......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

Paytm shares surge up to 13%, post biggest gain in 4 months

The shares of Paytm parent One97 Communications surged as much as 13% on Thursday, its maximum gain......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

Athiya Shetty invests in New Delhis social commerce platform Stage3

Actor Athiya Shetty has invested in New Delhi-based social commerce platform Stage3. In December, t......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

Skillbee, startup that helps migrant workers get jobs, raises $3.2 million

Delhi-based startup Skillbee, which helps migrant workers get jobs, has raised $3.2 million in seed......

startup 2022-03-24 Inshorts

BSE seeks clarification from Paytms parent company over fall in share price

The BSE has sought a clarification from Paytms parent company One 97 Communications Ltd over a fall......

startup 2022-03-23 Inshorts

France, Poland helping fund Ukraine Starlink shipments: SpaceX Prez

SpaceX president Gwynne Shotwell has revealed that France and Poland are helping fund Starlink term......

startup 2022-03-23 Inshorts

People ask how Zerodha is profitable when most new-age firms arent: CEO

Zerodha CEO Nithin Kamath took to Twitter saying people often ask how is Zerodha profitable when mo......

startup 2022-03-23 Inshorts

Fundamentals remain robust: Paytm as BSE seeks clarity on stock price fall

A day after BSE sought clarification from Paytm parent One97 Communications over a sharp plunge in ......

startup 2022-03-23 Inshorts

Delhis Stanza Living raises Rs.435 cr co-led by Kotak Mahindra Bank

Delhi-based co-living startup Stanza Living has raised Rs.435 crore in debt financing led by Kotak ......

startup 2022-03-23 Inshorts

Zomato got 20-min delivery in feedback, 10-min decision took many by surprise: Report

Zomatos announcement of 10-minute food delivery took many stakeholders by surprise, Moneycontrol re......

startup 2022-03-23 Inshorts

Beauty brand Plum raises Rs.267 cr in funding led by A91 Partners

D2C brand Plum has raised Rs.267 crore in a Series C round at a valuation of Rs.1,908 crore led by ......

startup 2022-03-23 Inshorts

Husband-wife duos second startup Oxyzo becomes Indias latest unicorn

Oxyzo Financial Services, B2B commerce platform OfBusiness lending arm, has turned a unicorn after ......

startup 2022-03-23 Inshorts

New Delhi-based Leverage Edu raises $22 mn, Kunal Shah invests too

New Delhi-based edtech platform Leverage Edu has raised $22 million in its Series B round of financ......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

Jack Ma-led Alibaba increases share buyback size to record $25 bn

Billionaire Jack Ma-led Alibaba has increased its share buyback programme to $25 billion, the large......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

Read this before the outrage: Zomato CEO shares explainer on 10-minute delivery

After Zomato faced criticism for announcing a 10-minute food delivery service, CEO Deepinder Goyal ......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

OneWeb to launch satellites with SpaceX after suspending ties with Russia

Bharti Global and the UK co-owned OneWeb has agreed to launch its satellites with Elon Musks SpaceX......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

OYO to offer free accommodation to Ukrainian refugees

OYO said itll offer free accommodation to refugees fleeing from Ukraine. Starting with Poland, effo......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

PhonePe acquires Pune-based micro-entrepreneur platform GigIndia

Walmart-owned PhonePe on Monday announced that it has acquired Pune-based GigIndia, a network for f......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

Indian startups are disrupting the world: NITI Aayog CEO

Indian startups are disrupting the world, especially in new emerging areas of health, nutrition and......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

10-minute gamble with workers life: Karti on Zomatos 10-minute delivery service

Congress MP Karti P Chidambaram on Monday criticised Zomatos upcoming 10-minute food delivery servi......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

US-based CommerceIQ turns unicorn with $115 million funding

Retail e-commerce management platform CommerceIQ has closed a $115 million Series D funding round a......

startup 2022-03-22 Inshorts

Startups get up to 10 years for converting debt investment into equity

The government has extended the timeline for startups to convert debt investment made in the compan......

startup 2022-03-21 Inshorts

Ola Electric invests in Israeli battery tech firm StoreDot

Ola Electric has invested in Israeli battery technology firm StoreDot, a pioneer in batteries with ......

startup 2022-03-21 Inshorts

Was rejected several times due to women investors absence: Nykaa Fashion CEO

Nykaa Fashion CEO Adwaita Nayar said she and Co-founder Falguni Nayar were rejected by several inv......

startup 2022-03-21 Inshorts

Cooperating with authorities: Infra.Market after Rs.224 cr undisclosed income detected

Infra.Market Founder Souvik Sengupta on Sunday said that they are cooperating with the authorities ......

startup 2022-03-20 Inshorts

Rs.224 cr undisclosed income found during raids on Maharashtra-based unicorn

The Income Tax department found an undisclosed income of about Rs.224 crore after it raided a unico......

startup 2022-03-20 Inshorts

Working for Jeff Bezos was relentless, unforgiving: Former assistant

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos former executive assistant Ann Hiatt said working for Bezos was relentles......

startup 2022-03-20 Inshorts

GM buys SoftBanks stake in self-driving unit Cruise for $2.1 bn

General Motors has agreed to buy SoftBank Vision Fund 1s stake in its self-driving startup Cruise f......

startup 2022-03-19 Inshorts

Zostel could be entitled to 7% stake in IPO-bound OYO: HC bench

A Delhi High Court division bench has said Zostel will be entitled to 7% stake in IPO-bound OYO, if......

startup 2022-03-19 Inshorts

Elon Musk says first humans could land on Mars in 2029

SpaceX CEO in response to a Twitter user said the first humans could land on Mars in 2029. The user......

startup 2022-03-19 Inshorts

I personally chased BYJUS CEO for our 1st meeting in 2016: Unacademy CEO

Unacademys Co-founder and CEO Gaurav Munjal revealed that he personally chased Byju Raveendran, the......

startup 2022-03-19 Inshorts

Rs.2,000 cash found at unicorn founders home after 3-day I-T raid on Infra.Market

The I-T department conducted a three-day raid at the offices of unicorn startup Infra.Market and th......

startup 2022-03-18 Inshorts

Assam startup names tea blend after Ukrainian Prez to honour his courage

An Assam-based startup has launched a new brew of a strong Assam tea named after Ukraine President ......

startup 2022-03-18 Inshorts

OYO may slash its IPO size, expected valuation by half: Reports

IPO-bound OYO may slash its fundraising target of $1 billion by half or may even shelve the IPO lau......

startup 2022-03-18 Inshorts

OYO appoints Ankit Gupta as India CEO, Rohit Kapoor as global CMO ahead of IPO

IPO-bound OYO has elevated Ankit Gupta to the post of India CEO, while transitioning India and Sout......

startup 2022-03-18 Inshorts

India has worlds 3rd highest number of self-made billionaires: Hurun

As per the 2022 M3M Hurun Global Rich List, India ranks third in the list of self-made billionaires......

startup 2022-03-17 Inshorts

Musk to exit Miss Universe owner Endeavors board, firm says he has little time

Worlds richest person and Tesla CEO Elon Musk will resign from the board of directors of Endeavor, ......

startup 2022-03-17 Inshorts

Reliance, Ola Electric win bids under Rs.18,100 cr PLI scheme: Reports

Reliance Industries and Ola Electric will receive incentives under Centres Rs.18,100 crore Producti......

startup 2022-03-17 Inshorts

Paytms target price slashed to Rs.450 by Macquarie citing tough times ahead

Macquarie has cut its target price for Paytms parent company One97 Communications Ltd shares by abo......

startup 2022-03-17 Inshorts

US Amagi, founded by 3 Indians, turns unicorn after raising $95 mn

US-based SaaS mediatech startup Amagi has become a unicorn after raising $95 million led by Accel. ......

startup 2022-03-17 Inshorts

Doglapan chodo: Ashneer to BharatPe board on making crores with T20 WC passes allegation

Ashneer Grover responded to the allegations of making crores of rupees by selling free passes durin......

startup 2022-03-17 Inshorts

Ola Electric appoints ex-LG Chem Power CEO Prabhakar Patil to board

Former LG Chem Power CEO Prabhakar Patil has been appointed to the board of Ola Electric, Ola CEO B......

startup 2022-03-17 Inshorts

Razorpay acquires Punes IZealiant, marks its fifth acquisition

Fintech unicorn Razorpay has acquired Pune-based digital payments startup IZealiant Technologies fo......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma briefly loses billionaire status

Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma briefly fell off the list of billionaires on Wednesday, according to......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Nykaa CEO Falguni Nayars net worth now 4 times higher than Paytm CEOs

Indias richest self-made woman and Nykaa CEO Falguni Nayars net worth is now nearly four times high......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Blurus LILA Games raises $10 mn, PUBG-maker KRAFTON invests too

Bengaluru-based mobile game development studio LILA Games has raised $10 million in a Series A fund......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

SC to hear Amazons plea for protection of Future Retails assets on Mar 23

The Supreme Court will hear Amazons application seeking relief against the alienation of Future Ret......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Shark Tanks Anupam Mittal hangs out with R Madhavan and Chetan Bhagat; shares pic

Shark Tank Indias judge Anupam Mittal took to Instagram to share a picture showing him hanging out ......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Amazons demand for $200 mn caused Amazon-Future settlement talks to fail: Report

The dispute settlement talks between Amazon and Indias Future Retail failed over the US companys de......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Paytm share price drops 71% from IPO price; out of BSE top-100 mcap list

Paytm shares dropped to an all-time low of Rs.616.55 apiece on Tuesday, leading it to drop out of t......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

SoftBanks Munish Varma steps down from Paytm, PolicyBazaar boards

Paytm on Tuesday informed stock exchanges that Munish Varma, Managing Partner at SoftBank Investmen......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Amazons ad campaign laughable, attempt to confuse Indian govt: CAIT

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said it finds Amazons claims in a paid public adverti......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Zomato loans $150 mn to Blinkit, buys 16.66% stake in Mukunda Foods for $5 mn

Zomato is loaning $150 million to Blinkit (formerly Grofers) as per its plan of investing $400 mill......

startup 2022-03-16 Inshorts

Paytm shares tank another 8% after report on Paytm Payments Bank data leak

Paytm parent One97 Communications shares tanked another 8% on Tuesday even as its CEO denied a repo......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

I launched it 6 months ago: Ashneer day after BharatPe unveils gold loan services

After BharatPe launched gold loan services for merchant partners, its former founder Ashneer Grover......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Amazon accuses Future Retail, Reliance Industries of fraud in newspaper ads

Amazon on Tuesday took out ads in newspapers, accusing Future Retail and Reliance Industries of fra......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Zomato, Blinkit sign term-sheet for merger: Reports

Online food delivery firm Zomato and online grocer Blinkit, formerly known as Grofers, have reporte......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Ratan Tata-backed BlueStone raises $30 mn, valuation hits $410 mn

Ratan Tata-backed jewellery retailer BlueStone said it has raised over $30 million in funding at a ......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Paytm says RBI order on Paytm Payments Bank wont impact overall business

After RBI barred Paytm Payments Bank from onboarding new customers, its parent company, One 97 Comm......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Japanese billionaire who flew to space buys robotics startup Groove X

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa-owned fund has acquired a majority stake in robotics startup Gr......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Nearly 6,000 MSMEs got shut down during FY21 and FY22: Govt

Minister of State for MSMEs Bhanu Pratap Singh Verma on Monday said 5,907 MSMEs got shut down in FY......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

US-based inFeedo, founded by 2 Indians, raises $12 million

US-based employee experience platform inFeedo has raised $12 million in funding from Jungle Venture......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Jack Mas Ant sells shares in China tech outlet 36Kr Holdings

Billionaire Jack Mas Ant has sold its entire stake in China-based tech outlet 36Kr Holdings, a regu......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Pakistans Bazaar raises $70 mn in nations second-biggest funding

Pakistan-based e-commerce startup Bazaar has raised $70 million in funding, making it the nations s......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Licious raises $150 mn, Zerodha and boAt Founders invest too

D2C meat and seafood brand Licious has raised $150 million led by Amansa Capital, along with Kotak ......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Reliance is acting outside the litigation & taking over stores: Future to Supreme Court

Amid the legal dispute with Amazon, Future Retail told the Supreme Court, Reliance is acting outsid......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Were broke, Amazon is driving us to our knees: Future Group to Supreme Court

After Amazon objected to Reliance Industries takeover of several Future Retail stores, the Kishore ......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Have no server outside India: CEO denies report of Paytm Payments Bank data leak

Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma dismissed a report that claimed RBI barred Paytm Payments Bank from ......

startup 2022-03-15 Inshorts

Completely false: Paytm Payments Bank on report of leaking data to Chinese firms

Paytm Payments Bank denied a report that claimed that it was punished by the RBI for allegedly shar......

startup 2022-03-14 Inshorts

Paytm shares fall to all-time low of Rs.672 after RBI curbs on Paytm Payments Bank

The shares of Paytm fell more than 12% to hit an all-time low of Rs.672 on the BSE in Mondays early......

startup 2022-03-14 Inshorts

Ashneers wife criticised staff for amount of coffee, printouts at work: Report

Ashneer Grovers wife Madhuri Jain Grover, sacked as BharatPes Head of Controls over alleged financi......

startup 2022-03-14 Inshorts

Ashneer bought Porsche, told BharatPe staff he spent $130,000 on a table: Report

Ashneer Grover, whos been removed from all positions at BharatPe over alleged misappropriation of f......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

Startups must help India become self-reliant in energy, defence: Goyal

Union Minister Piyush Goyal urged startups to help India become self-reliant in energy and defence ......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

Reports on CEOs arrest for rash driving exaggerated, no harm caused: Paytm

Responding to reports of Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharmas arrest and subsequent bail in ......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

Ashneer Grover denies owning Rs.10-cr dining table, says Its not even worth 0.5% of that

Ashneer Grover has denied a report claiming he spent Rs.10 crore on a dining table, saying, Its not......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

I was there, police were in awe of his humility: Innov8 founder on Paytm CEOs arrest

Amid reports of Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma being arrested for alleged rash driving in February,......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

Paytm founder held, released on bail in Feb for ramming car into police vehicle

Paytm CEO and founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma was arrested and released on bail by Delhi Police last m......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

You got BMW within 1 year, I cant buy 2nd hand Porsche?: Ashneer to BharatPe CEO

Ashneer Grover on Sunday in a tweet responded to the claims of his lavish lifestyle, including owni......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

Dollar-denominated debt is bad idea, exposes one to Feds moods: Zoho CEO

Zohos billionaire CEO Sridhar Vembu has said that dollar-denominated debt is a bad idea. They leave......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

Paytm Payments Bank issues statement after RBI bars it from taking new customers

A day after RBI directed Paytm Payments Bank to stop onboarding new customers with immediate effect......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

He couldve funded it himself: Lawyer on Musks taking Tesla private tweet

Tesla CEO Elon Musks lawyer told a US court the billionaire is rich enough that he couldve funded T......

startup 2022-03-13 Inshorts

Gifting platform Ferns N Petals raises Rs.200 crore from Lighthouse

Online gifting platform Ferns N Petals has raised Rs.200 crore from Lighthouse from its Lighthouse ......

startup 2022-03-12 Inshorts

Sachin Bansals Navi Tech files draft papers for Rs.3,350 crore IPO

Flipkart Co-founder Sachin Bansal-led Navi Technologies has filed draft papers with SEBI to raise u......

startup 2022-03-12 Inshorts

BITS grads-led US-based startup Birdeye raises $60 million

US-based customer experience tech startup Birdeye has raised $60 million in a Series C funding roun......

startup 2022-03-12 Inshorts

CEO rejects $100 mn offer for CB Insights, says never reply to Twitter DMs

CB Insights Indian-American CEO Anand Sanwal revealed he has declined a $100 million offer to acqui......

startup 2022-03-12 Inshorts

Byju Raveendran invests $400 million in BYJUS as it raises $800 million

BYJUS announced on Friday it has raised $800 million in a new funding round as the edtech startup p......

startup 2022-03-12 Inshorts

Shark Tank India judge Ghazal Alagh welcomes 2nd baby, calls him baby shark

Shark Tank India judge Ghazal Alagh welcomed her second baby with husband Varun Alagh on Thursday. ......

startup 2022-03-11 Inshorts

Paytm Payments Bank stopped by RBI from onboarding new customers

RBI has directed Paytm Payments Bank Ltd to stop onboarding of new customers with immediate effect.......

startup 2022-03-11 Inshorts

DiDi halts Hong Kong listing on cybersecurity probe: Report

Chinas DiDi Global has suspended preparations for its planned Hong Kong listing after failing to ap......

startup 2022-03-11 Inshorts

US startup Astrolab unveils rover that can be driven by astronauts on Moon

US startup Venturi Astrolab has unveiled a full-scale prototype of a new rover FLEX designed to tra......

startup 2022-03-11 Inshorts

Nazara Technologies to invest Rs.30 cr in Griffin Gaming Partners Fund ll

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed gaming and sports media platform Nazara Technologies has committed to in......

startup 2022-03-11 Inshorts

Mumbai-based Kuku FM raises $19.5 mn led by PUBG-maker KRAFTON

Mumbai-based audio content platform Kuku FM has raised $19.5 million in Series B funding led by PUB......

startup 2022-03-11 Inshorts

Blinkit raises $100 million from Zomato: Report

Quick commerce startup Blinkit, formerly known as Grofers, has raised $100 million in a new funding......

startup 2022-03-11 Inshorts

Better.com CEO Vishal Garg offers to cover insurance for fired expecting parents

Better.coms CEO Vishal Garg said hell pay insurance expenses for a group of expectant parents, who ......

startup 2022-03-11 Inshorts

Tesla co-worker used N-word, threw a hot tool at me: Black, gay ex-worker in lawsuit

A former Tesla worker has filed a lawsuit against the company for failing to address racial, homoph......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Musk protected by rights for his tweet on staff unionising: Lawyers

Tesla CEO Elon Musks lawyers have argued in the US that he is protected by constitutional right to ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Tesla users complaints of false braking under US govt review

The US NHTSA is reviewing Tesla owners complaints around their vehicles activating the brakes unnec......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Tiger Global raises $11 billion for its latest VC fund: Report

Tiger Global has raised more than $11 billion for its latest venture capital fund. The Private Inve......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

JD.coms billionaire CEO to donate shares worth $2.3 billion to charity

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.coms Founder and CEO Richard Liu will donate company shares worth about......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

RBI examining if BharatPe violated corporate governance rules: Report

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is examining if there were violations of corporate governance rules......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

The idea was forced into my head by CEO Suhail: BharatPes Ashneer on voluntary leave

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover told Moneycontrol it wasnt his idea to go on leave till March-en......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

I am sorry for nothing: BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover to employees

When asked if hed want to say something to his employees who feel mistreated, BharatPe Co-founder A......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

If board thinks I shouldnt be MD, they can give me Rs.4,000 crore: BharatPes Ashneer

When asked whether he considered resigning amid BharatPes governance review, Ashneer Grover told Mo......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Board yet to receive review report: BharatPe on report of fraud transactions

BharatPe said its board is yet to receive any interim or final report of the governance review bein......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Jio invests $15 million in US-based startup Two Platforms for 25% stake

Jio has announced that it has invested $15 million in Silicon Valley-based startup Two Platforms fo......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Deeply pained that our boards integrity is being questioned: BharatPe

BharatPe on Friday said, We are deeply pained that the integrity of the BharatPe board or individua......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Ashneer Grover seeks removal of CEO Suhail Sameer from BharatPes board: Reports

BharatPe Co-founder and MD Ashneer Grover, whos currently on leave, has reportedly sought to remove......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Shaadi.coms Anupam Mittal invested Rs.5.4 crore in 24 businesses on Shark Tank India

Shaadi.com Founder Anupam Mittal revealed on LinkedIn that he has committed Rs.5.4 crore to 24 busi......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Duties not a hindrance: CBIC chief on Teslas call for tax breaks

Speaking about Teslas demand for import duty cuts on electric vehicles, the Central Board of Indire......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Amazon reports 9% rise in revenue at $137 bn in Q4

Amazon has reported an increase of 9% in its revenue to $137.4 billion in the fourth quarter, compa......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Fintech startup Jar raises $32 mn, reportedly at $200 mn valuation

Bengaluru-based saving and investment startup Jar has raised $32 million in a Series A funding roun......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Truck It In raises largest early funding in Pakistan, Middle East

Pakistans Truck It In has raised $13 million in early-stage funding, making it the largest for a lo......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

BharatPe board lawyered up to arm-twist me: Ashneer on governance review

After BharatPes board hired two firms for a corporate governance review, Co-founder Ashneer Grover ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Bombay Shaving Company raises Rs.50 cr from Gulf Islamic Investments

Personal care brand Bombay Shaving Company has raised Rs.50 crore from Gulf Islamic Investments (GI......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

I have not sought CEOs removal from BharatPe board: Co-founder Shashvat

BharatPe Co-founder Shashvat Nakrani expressed his support for CEO Suhail Sameer after Co-founder a......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Bezos gets richer by $19 bn in a day as Amazon adds record $191 bn in value

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos net worth climbed by $18.8 billion on Friday after the e-commerce giants ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Amazon adds $191 billion in value in biggest 1-day gain in US market history

Amazon shares jumped nearly 14% on Friday to add $191 billion to its market value after it beat pro......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Dutch locals to throw eggs at Bezos superyacht if 1927 bridge is dismantled for it

After reports said the 1927 De Hef bridge in the Netherlands Rotterdam will be dismantled to allow ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

There will be corrective action based on audit report: BharatPe board Chairman

BharatPe board Chairman Rajnish Kumar has said that the board will launch corrective action dependi......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Musks Neuralink may have misled US regulators about his role: Report

Billionaire Elon Musks brain-chip startup Neuralink may have misled US regulators about Musks role ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Paytm net loss widens to Rs.778.5 crore in Q3, revenue surges 89%

Paytm parent One 97 Communications consolidated net loss widened to Rs.778.5 crore in October-Decem......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

More top executives resign after Better.com CEO who laid off 900 staff returns

Two more top executives of US-based online mortgage lender Better.com have resigned, days after Vis......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Its not my money: Musk as GoFundMe blocks C$10 mn raised for Canadian truckers

After GoFundMe blocked C$10 million (over Rs.58 crore) raised for Canadian truckers protesting agai......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Peloton stock jumps on reports of Amazon, Nike exploring bids to buy it

Shares of home fitness startup Peloton surged 26% in extended trading on Friday after media reports......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

19-yr-old tracking Elon Musks jet refuses Tesla subscription offer to delete bot

Jack Sweeney, the 19-year-old college student who runs a Twitter account to track worlds richest pe......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

IndiaMART to start paying weekly salaries to its employees

Noida-based business-to-business (B2B) online marketplace IndiaMART announced on Sunday that it is ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Metas metaverse idea old & uncreative, its never worked: Evernote ex-CEO

Evernotes Co-founder and former CEO Phil Libin has called Metas vision for the metaverse an uncreat......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Startups set to give biggest pay hikes in 4-5 yrs in 2022: Experts

Indian startups are expected to give the biggest pay hikes in 4-5 years during the upcoming apprais......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Bumble acquires French dating app Fruitz in first-ever acquisition

Dating app Bumble announced on Monday that it has acquired French dating app Fruitz for an undisclo......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Ashneer said no one would wear my clothes but his wife did: Shark Tank contestant

Entrepreneur Niti Singhal, who presented her convertible and reversible clothes on Shark Tank India......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Macquarie cuts Paytms target price, Goldman Sachs upgrades stock to buy

Brokerage firm Macquarie on Monday retained its underperform rating on Paytms stock and cut its tar......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Two men from US revealed to be founders of Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT collection

Two men from Florida, Greg Solano and Wylie Aronow, have been revealed as the makers of the Bored A......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Shark Tanks Jugaadu Kamlesh meets Lenskarts Peyush Bansal at his home

Shark Tank India contestant Kamlesh Ghumare, who introduced himself as Jugaadu Kamlesh, met Lenskar......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Our Shark Tank episode has not been telecast, the problem is Sharks: Entrepreneur

Akshay Shah, the Founder of SaaS edtech company iWeb, tweeted, Our episode of Shark Tank India has ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Pune-based ElasticRun turns unicorn after raising $300 mn: Report

Pune-based kirana commerce platform ElasticRun has become a unicorn after raising $300 million in f......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Most pitchers wanted to end their struggle: Shark Tanks Anupam

Shark Tank Indias investor Anupam Mittal has said most pitchers on the show took to entrepreneurshi......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

We want to develop Madhya Pradesh as a startup hub: Chief Minister

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said he wants to develop the state as a startup......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Ex-Twitter India heads edtech startup raises funds at $33 mn valuation

Former Twitter India head Manish Maheshwaris edtech startup Invact Metaversity on Monday said it ha......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Musks SpaceX working to restore internet in Tonga: Fiji official

Elon Musk-led SpaceX is helping to restore connectivity in Tonga after its sole optic-fibre link to......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

India is moving towards making a century in unicorn startups: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said there were only 500 startups in India in 2014 and the number has ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Polygon, crypto startup founded by 3 Indians, raises $450 million

Polygon, a decentralised scaling platform for the Ethereum blockchain, has raised $450 million in f......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Tesla cannot have a market in India but jobs in China: Govt

Minister of Heavy Industries Krishan Pal Gurjar said there cannot be a situation where Tesla has a ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Maha to offer Amazon, Swiggy incentives to electrify their fleets

Maharashtra will offer companies like Amazon, Uber, Swiggy and others, incentives to electrify thei......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Sachin Bansals Navi converts into public firm ahead of IPO: Report

Financial services company Navi Technologies has converted itself into a public company as the comp......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

I saw 170 pitches and invested Rs.10 crore in 25 companies: Shark Tanks Namita

Emcure Pharmas Executive Director Namita Thapar, who appeared as a shark on Shark Tank India, revea......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Razorpay acquires Malaysias Curlec in its 1st intl acquisition

Digital payments startup Razorpay has acquired a majority stake in Curlec, a leading Malaysian fint......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Peloton shares jump after its CEO John Foley steps down

Shares of Peloton jumped more than 28% on Tuesday after the home fitness company said that its Co-f......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Fitness company Peloton offers 1-yr membership to fired employees

Home fitness company Peloton on Tuesday announced it is firing 2,800 employees and as part of the s......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Tesla got subpoena related to Musks 2018 tweet from US SEC in Nov

The US SEC had issued a new subpoena to Tesla in November 2021 over CEO Elon Musks 2018 tweet about......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Virtual events platform Airmeet raises $35 mn from Prosus, others

Virtual events platform Airmeet has raised $35 million in funding led by Prosus Ventures and Sistem......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Pelotons CEO John Foley to step down, company to cut 2,800 jobs

Pelotons Co-founder John Foley is stepping down as CEO after leading the company since its inceptio......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Apple acquires startup that uses AI for tailor-made music: Report

Apple has acquired London-based AI Music, that uses artificial intelligence to generate tailor-made......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Virat, Anushka invest in plant-based meat startup Blue Tribe, say We miss taste of meat

Cricketer Virat Kohli and actress Anushka Sharma have invested in Mumbai-based plant-based meat sta......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

US startup Astra aborts NASA mission launch at the last second

California-based rocket startup Astra aborted the liftoff of its first operational satellite launch......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Comfortable but damaging in long run: CRED Founder Kunal Shah on work from home

CRED Founder Kunal Shah has said that work from home is comfortable but damaging in the long run. S......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Home decor startup Livspace turns unicorn with KKR-led $180 mn funding

Online home decor startup Livspace has crossed the billion-dollar valuation mark after raising $180......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Amazons fired US workers lawsuit alleging discrimination dismissed

A US judge on Monday dismissed the discrimination lawsuit against Amazon by a fired employee Christ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Why is traditional media such relentless hatestream?: Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in a tweet called the traditional media a relentless hatestream. He said, Most ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Nykaa reports 59.5% YoY fall in net profits to Rs.27.9 crore in Q3

Nykaa on Wednesday reported a 59.5% YoY decline in its net profits to Rs.27.9 crore in the October-......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Joe Biden acknowledges Tesla as US largest electric vehicle maker; Musk responds

US President Joe Biden on Tuesday acknowledged Tesla as the countrys largest electric vehicle manuf......

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25-yr-old employees death sparks overwork, 996 work culture debate in China

A 25-year-old content moderator working for Chinese video site Bilibili died from cerebral haemorrh......

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I was hurt by Ashneers comments a couple of times: Shark Tanks Anupam

Shaadi.com Founder Anupam Mittal told Siddharth Kannan in an interview that he was hurt by BharatPe......

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My biggest regret is not investing in Jugaadu Kamlesh: Shark Tanks Namita

Emcure Pharmas Executive Director Namita Thapar revealed that not investing in Jugaadu Kamlesh and ......

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Xpressbees turns latest Indian unicorn after Blackstone-led $300 million funding

Logistics service provider Xpressbees has become Indias latest unicorn after it raised $300 million......

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I understand, my firstborn died in my arms: Musk told father of Tesla crash victim

Worlds richest person Elon Musk emailed the father of a teen who died in a 2018 Tesla crash for wee......

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Govt bans import of foreign drones, provides certain exceptions

The government on Wednesday banned the import of foreign drones with immediate effect as a part of ......

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Geomagnetic storm hit 40 out of 49 Starlink satellites launched last week: SpaceX

Billionaire Elon Musks SpaceX has revealed that a geomagnetic storm that took place after it launch......

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Zomato reports loss of Rs.63.2 cr in Q3, revenue up 83% to Rs.1,112 cr

Zomato on Thursday reported a consolidated loss of Rs.63.2 crore in the October-December quarter. I......

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Focused on building sustainable business: Nykaa Founder after Q3 profit slump

As shares of Nykaa fell by 7.5% on Thursday, Founder and CEO Falguni Nayar said that shes focused o......

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44 unicorns added between 2020 & 2021 showcase Indias innovation: FM

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday that 44 unicorns have been identified in India......

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CRED Founder says Founders get asked how much success is enough; Zerodha CEO reacts

CRED Founder Kunal Shah tweeted, Founders get asked how much success is enough...why work hard even......

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Chinas Tencent denies buying more DiDi shares since US IPO

Chinas Tencent has denied buying more shares in DiDi Global since it went public in the US. This co......

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Tesla sued over racial segregation claims at factory by California

Tesla has been sued by Californias civil rights regulator after it received complaints from hundred......

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Ive tried to convince Tesla India head to set up plant in India: Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari told News18 that he had an interaction with Teslas India head a few da......

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Starship launches to cost less than $10 mn each in 2-3 years: Musk

SpaceXs billionaire CEO Elon Musk said the companys Starship rockets will cost less than $10 millio......

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Amuls ad features Shark Tanks Ashneer & contestant he rejected; Ashneer replies

Amuls latest topical has featured Shark Tank India judges Ashneer Grover and Ghazal Alagh and conte......

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Musks Neuralink allegedly subjected monkeys to extreme suffering

US-based animal-rights group has accused researchers at Neuralink and University of California, Dav......

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NASA says 30,000 SpaceX satellites could raise potential collisions

NASA has raised concerns about SpaceXs plan to deploy about 30,000 satellites for its Starlink, say......

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PB Fintech Founders to reduce 2.4% stake via $140-mn block deal

PB Fintech Founders Yashish Dahiya and Alok Bansal will be selling shares worth 2.4% of their stake......

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Tesla plans to locate China design centre in Beijing

Elon Musk-owned Tesla plans to locate its China design centre in Beijing, a government document sai......

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Freshworks reports 44% rise in total revenue at $105 mn in Q4

US-headquartered software-as-a-service (SaaS) company Freshworks said its total revenue surged 44% ......

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US startup Astras NASA mission launch ends in failure mid-flight

California-based rocket startup Astras first operational satellite launch out of Cape Canaveral, a ......

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I dont check my houses price every day: CEO on Freshworks share price

Speaking about the decline in Freshworks share price since its IPO, CEO Girish Mathrubootham told M......

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Zomato shares fall 6% day after it reports loss of Rs.63.2 cr in Q3

Zomato shares on Friday fell 6% to around Rs.88, a day after it reported a consolidated loss of Rs.......

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Business wont get affected by allegations, trust the board: BharatPe CEO to staff

BharatPe CEO Suhail Sameer has told employees in a letter that the allegations against the company ......

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Highly confident we will get to orbit with Starship this year: Musk

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk in an interaction with media said the firm is highly confident that SpaceXs St......

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Was idiotic to stop old Model X production when it was in demand: Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in a tweet discussing the new Model X production said it was idiotic to stop pr......

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UK-based Revoluts India arm acquires Arvog Forex, its 1st in India

Revolut India, the Indian arm of British fintech giant Revolut, announced the acquisition of India-......

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Billionaire Soros buys Amazon-backed EV startup Rivian shares for $2 bn

Billionaire investor George Soros bought nearly 20 million shares of Amazon-backed EV startup Rivia......

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Uber will accept cryptocurrencies at some point in the future: CEO

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in an interview revealed that the ride-hailing firm will accept cryptocu......

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Ive made multi-billion dollar businesses, it was possible due to honesty: Ashneer Grover

Speaking on Figuring Out podcast, BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover spoke about his brutal honesty......

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I once tried to raise money for BharatPe from Anupam, made a pitch to him twice: Ashneer

Shark Tank India judge Ashneer Grover, speaking on Figuring Out podcast, revealed he knew co-judge ......

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13-yr-old girl gets Rs.50 lakh funding on Shark Tank for her anti-bullying app

A Class 8 girl became the youngest contestant to pitch her entrepreneurial idea for an anti-bullyin......

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I lost a deal on Shark Tank, I invested in the company after the show: Ashneer

BharatPes Co-founder Ashneer Grover, who was one of the sharks on Shark Tank India, said, I lost th......

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Shark Tank isnt scripted, we cant watch presentations backstage: Peyush

Lenskart Co-founder Peyush Bansal denied speculations about Shark Tank India being scripted and sai......

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Fun police made us recall Teslas Boombox feature: Elon Musk

After a Twitter user questioned the rationale behind Tesla recalling the Boombox feature, which ena......

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No e-comm firm has been found guilty of predatory pricing yet: MoS

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has received certain complaints against e-commerce compan......

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Ex-Amazon employee jailed for involvement in bribery scheme in US

A former Amazon employee has been sentenced to 10 months in prison for his involvement in a bribery......

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Piyush Goyal shares meme featuring Shark Tanks Anupam Mittal, he replies

Union Minister Piyush Goyal has shared a Shark Tank meme featuring Shaadi.com Founder Anupam Mittal......

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Mamaearths parent company Honasa Consumer acquires BBLUNT

Mamaearths parent company Honasa Consumer Private Limited has acquired beauty brand BBLUNT. Godrej ......

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Zostels plea for 7% stake in IPO-bound OYO rejected by Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Monday rejected Zostels plea claiming 7% shareholding in OYO, providing rel......

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Musk laughs off EV startups dig at his Mars plan in Super Bowl ad

Electric vehicle startup Polestar took an apparent shot at its rivals in a 30-second Super Bowl ad.......

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I didnt have Shark Tank India craze as I hadnt watched Shark Tank: Ashneer

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover on a YouTube talk show with Raj Shamani said, Since I didnt watc......

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Musk donates $5.7 billion of Tesla shares, one of the biggest to charity in history

Worlds richest person Elon Musk donated over 5 million shares of Tesla to charity from November 19-......

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Musk shares animation of SpaceXs future mission to Mars, says this will be real

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday tweeted an animated video showing the aerospace companys Starship s......

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Indians worlds most spoilt customers, want discount even at lowest price: Ashneer

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover during a conversation with Raj Shamani said, Indian customers ar......

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Better.coms Zoom layoffs in US added 1,000 employees for the firm in India

US-based mortgage lending startup Better.coms 900 layoffs, which took place over a Zoom call last y......

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Zomato shares dip below IPO price for 1st time since listing in July

Shares of food delivery platform Zomato fell below the issue price of Rs.76 for the first time sinc......

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Paytm CEOs stake value falls below $1 billion as stock hits new low

The value of Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharmas stake in the company has fallen below $1 billion after......

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Tesla faces probe over possibly exaggerating mileage in S Korea

Tesla is facing a probe in South Korea over allegations it exaggerated the specifications of its ba......

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Hiranandani Group to invest Rs.3,500 cr in in-house platform Tez

Hiranandani Group plans to invest Rs.3,500 crore in its in-house consumer tech platform Tez over th......

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Billionaire who flew to orbit with SpaceX buys 3 new crewed missions

US billionaire Jared Isaacman, who flew to orbit on SpaceXs Crew Dragon capsule last year, has purc......

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Chinas DiDi Global to fire 20% of staff before HK listing: Report

Chinas DiDi Global plans to reduce its overall staff strength by as much as 20% to reduce expenses ......

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Tesla shares jump after CEO Musk discloses 21.2% stake in company

Shares of Tesla jumped nearly 5% on Tuesday after its billionaire CEO Elon Musk disclosed that he o......

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SpaceX engineer to fly on mission attempting 1st commercial spacewalk

SpaceX engineer Anna Menon will be flying to space in a new SpaceX mission, Polaris Dawn, along wit......

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CredAvenue may turn unicorn after raising $150 mn: Report

Online platform to raise corporate debt CredAvenue is in talks to raise a $150 million Series B rou......

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Udaan allows staff to vest stocks every quarter instead of waiting a year

Business-to-business e-commerce platform Udaan has decided to remove the one-year cliff on ESOPs th......

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Paks tourism portal FindMyAdventure acquired by Spores GoZayaan

Singapore-based travel startup GoZayaan has acquired Pakistans adventure tourism portal FindMyAdven......

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Tesla needs to buy $500 million of local parts in India to get import tax cut: Report

The government reportedly wants Elon Musk-led Tesla to source at least $500 million worth of auto p......

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If I intend to, youll hear it from me 1st: WazirX Co-founder denies reports of leaving firm

WazirXs Co-founder Nischal Shetty denied reports that claimed hes transitioning out of WazirX to fo......

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I dont drink but anything habit-forming is good business: Shark Tanks Ashneer Grover

Shark Tank judge and BharatPe Co-Founder Ashneer Grover said he never drinks but he thinks that any......

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Ashneers wife says BharatPe board accepted a resignation she never tendered: Report

BharatPes Head of Controls and Ashneer Grovers wife Madhuri Jain Grover has reportedly written to t......

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SEBI proposes new disclosure norms for IPOs of loss-making firms

SEBI has proposed to tighten disclosure standards for new-age technology companies that are plannin......

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Tesla changes S Korea ad as probe finds exaggerated claims on battery

Tesla changed an advertisement on its South Korean website about the driving range for its Model 3 ......

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Kerala to create 15,000 startups, 2 lakh jobs in 5 yrs: CM Vijayan

Kerala aims to create 15,000 startups and 2 lakh jobs in the next five years, Chief Minister Pinara......

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Govt to create equity fund for startups with 20% limited stake: MoS IT

The government will create an equity fund for startups with a 20% limited stake, the Minister of St......

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BigBasket acquires Kerala-based startup Agrima Infotech

BigBasket, a Tata enterprise, has acquired a Kerala-based startup Agrima Infotech, which was announ......

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China asks biggest state-owned banks to report exposure to Jack Mas Ant Group: Report

Chinese authorities have asked the biggest state-owned firms and banks to conduct thorough checks o......

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Flipkart to sell Cleartrips Middle East business to Wego

Flipkart has signed a definitive agreement with Wego, a Singapore-headquartered online travel marke......

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PharmEasy parent gets SEBIs approval for Rs.6,250 crore IPO

PharmEasy parent API Holdings has received the Securities and Exchange Board of Indias (SEBI) appro......

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Even now, I get up at 3 am to delete abusive comments: Ashneer after Shark Tank

BharatPes Co-Founder Ashneer Grover has said that he still gets abused a lot on social media after ......

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Eventually, I think I would get into politics: BharatPes Ashneer Grover

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover, when asked about his future plans, said, A few things are in th......

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Startup Lido Learning, backed by Ronnie Screwvala, shuts operations: Report

Edtech startup Lido Learning, backed by entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala, Shaadi.coms Anupam Mittal, a......

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Koladiya not even an employee, used foul language on a call: BharatPes Ashneer

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover in a letter to the board of Resilient Innovations, the parent of......

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Young entrepreneur shares pic with Ratan Tata, says Blessed to have him as mentor

Arjun Deshpande, a young entrepreneur whose pharma startup Generic Aadhaar received investment from......

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Software startup Hasura turns unicorn with $100 million fundraise

Software startup Hasura announced on Tuesday it has become a unicorn after raising $100 million in ......

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Worst experience: Lido employee takes to social media amid reports of shutdown

Amid reports of edtech startup Lido Learning shutting its operations, one of its employees shared a......

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Ashneer files arbitration plea, calls BharatPe investigation against him illegal: Reports

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover filed an arbitration plea in the Singapore International Arbitra......

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Sirona acquires womens safety brand Impower in an all-cash deal

Sirona Hygiene has acquired womens safety brand Impower in an all-cash deal, however, the financial......

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Vedantu looks to expand globally as it prepares for IPO in 2023-24

Edtech unicorn Vedantu is planning to expand to the global market as it prepares for an initial pub......

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Swiggy preparing for $800 million IPO early next year: Report

Swiggy has started preparations to raise at least $800 million through an IPO early next year, the ......

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SpaceX launches 46 satellites days after geomagnetic storm hit 40

SpaceX on Monday launched 46 Starlink satellites using a two-stage Falcon 9 rocket, days after a ge......

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Fleet management startup Fleetx raises Rs.145 cr led by IndiaMart

Gurugram-based fleet management platform Fleetx.io has raised over Rs.145 crore in IndiaMart-led fu......

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Ashneers wife shares alleged audio clip of BharatPes Koladiya abusing Ashneer

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grovers wife Madhuri Jain Grover took to Twitter to share an alleged au......

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Nykaa settles suit with LOreal over IP rights infringement after 2 yrs

Nykaa has announced the settlement of its 2019 litigation with LOreal. The France-based firm had fi......

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Cant tolerate mudslinging by anyone: BharatPes Rajnish on Ashneers claims

BharatPe board Chairman Rajnish Kumar, in response to the letter by Co-founder Ashneer Grover that ......

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Ashneer shouldve shown maturity: BharatPes Rajnish amid governance review row

Amid a row over the governance review at BharatPe, board Chairman Rajnish Kumar has said that Co-fo......

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Which are the 10 Indian startups that have become unicorns so far in 2022?

Software developer startup Hasura has become the 10th Indian startup to turn unicorn in 2022. Softw......

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Ashneers wife used BharatPe funds for beauty treatments, US & Dubai trips: Report

Madhuri Jain Grover, the wife of BharatPes Co-founder Ashneer Grover, used company funds for person......

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Goyal posts meme showing Kacha Badam singer as India gets 10th unicorn of 2022

Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday shared a meme showing unicorns - before and after - whi......

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Madhuri shares alleged chat between BharatPe CEO and Ashneer over her resignation

Ashneer Grovers wife Madhuri Jain Grover has shared an alleged chat between Ashneer and BharatPe CE......

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Ashneers wife Madhuri posts videos of BharatPe officials allegedly drinking in office

After BharatPes Head of Controls Madhuri Jain was fired, she tweeted videos of Suhail Sameer (CEO),......

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BharatPe sacks Ashneers wife Madhuri amid funds misappropriation charges: Reports

BharatPe has reportedly terminated the services of Madhuri Jain, Head of Controls and wife of Co-fo......

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Worlds richest man Elon Musk dating 27-yr-old actress Natasha Bassett: Reports

Elon Musk, the 50-year-old Tesla CEO whos the worlds richest man, is dating 27-year-old Australian ......

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API Holdings shares fall 44% over 3 months in unlisted market: Report

The shares of PharmEasy-parent API Holdings have fallen 44% in the unlisted market over the past th......

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BharatPe accuses Ashneer of spreading false content, says its unbecoming of an MD

BharatPe has asked Co-founder Ashneer Grover to stop spreading false and inflammatory content about......

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Musk to send retired Starship prototype to Texas airport for display

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has agreed to send a retired SpaceX Starship prototype to a Texas airport for ......

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Nykaa insiders including CFO sold stock worth Rs.143 cr last week: Report

Nykaa-parent FSN E-Commerce Ventures sold stocks worth Rs.143 crore last week, Moneycontrol reporte......

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Fintech startup Niyo raises $100 mn led by Accel, Lightrock India

Bengaluru-based fintech startup Niyo Solutions has raised $100 million in a Series C round of fundi......

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US woman arrested for anti-SpaceX graffiti near Musk-backed artwork

An activist in Texas was arrested for allegedly spray-painting anti-SpaceX graffiti below a mural p......

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Nykaa initially saw job applicants passion not experience: Founder

Nykaa Founder Falguni Nayar in an interaction with Investcorp MD Sanjay Kohli revealed Nykaa, in it......

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Reliability of our satellite network currently over 99%: SpaceX

SpaceX has said the reliability of its Starlink satellite network is currently over 99% following t......

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Putin must be held accountable, his assets should be frozen: Richard Branson

After Russia invaded Ukraine, billionaire Richard Branson said that Russian President Vladimir Puti......

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SpaceX not held responsible in $20 mn wrongful death claim in US crash

SpaceX has not been held responsible for a fatal crash that involved an 18-wheeler delivering suppl......

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Zomato, Paytm, Nykaa to be included in NIFTY Next 50 index

Zomato, Paytm and Nykaa will be included in the NIFTY Next 50 index from March 31, 2022, the Nation......

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Fireflys Ukrainian owner sells entire stake after US govt pressure

Aerospace company Firefly Aerospaces Ukrainian Co-founder Max Polyakov has sold his entire stake in......

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CCI doesnt have power to suspend its own orders: Amazon to NCLAT

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) doesnt have the power to keep its own orders in abeyance,......

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Chinas DiDi to continue Russia services, reverses decision to exit

Chinas DiDi Global has reversed its decision to leave Russia, saying it will now continue to operat......

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Got caught up in FOMO, made deals I shouldnt have: Mittal on Shark Tank India

Speaking about his participation in Shark Tank India, Anupam Mittal, the Founder and CEO of Shaadi.......

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Why blame India? Look at US own policy failures in Ukraine: Zoho CEO to US diplomat

US President of the Council on Foreign Relations, Richard Haass, criticised India on Twitter by say......

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Amazon sued for $100 mn by US man who lost his leg in crash with delivery van

A man is suing Amazon for $100 million in the US after a collision with a delivery van resulted in ......

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Horrific experience: Shabana Azmi on 21-yr-old niece left on bridge at night by Ola driver

Actress Shabana Azmi shared her 21-year-old nieces horrific experience where her Ola cab allegedly ......

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Ashneers emergency plea against BharatPe review rejected by SIAC: Report

Ashneer Grovers emergency arbitration plea challenging BharatPes decision to conduct governance rev......

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Airbnb to house up to 1 lakh Ukrainian refugees for free, says CEO

Airbnb will provide free short-term housing for up to 1 lakh refugees fleeing Ukraine amid Russian ......

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We are ready for IPO but the markets arent: MobiKwik Co-founder

MobiKwik will not be heading for its Rs.1,900 crore IPO in this quarter, Co-founder Upasana Taku to......

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Cameras were switched off by investors during board meeting: BharatPes Ashneer

BharatPes Co-founder Ashneer Grover, who resigned as BharatPes MD and board director, claimed camer......

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If I start speaking, Sequoia wont be able to invest in India: BharatPes Ashneer

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover, who resigned as MD, in an interview, criticised board chairman ......

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Volopay, founded by 2 Indians, raises $29 mn from Winklevoss twins, others

Singapore-based fintech startup Volopay has raised $29 million in Series A, a mix of equity and deb......

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Ashneer Grover quits as BharatPe MD, says Im being forced to bid adieu

BharatPes Ashneer Grover, whos in a tussle with the board over a governance review, has resigned as......

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Shark Tank judges Sugar Cosmetics in talks to raise $50 mn: Report

Sugar Cosmetics is in talks to raise over $50 million at a valuation of about $500 million, Moneyco......

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Laser treatment mentioned in wifes termination letter was for a skin condition: Ashneer

BharatPes Co-founder Ashneer Grover, who quit the company days after his wife was sacked alleging m......

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This board has no authority to even call my peon: BharatPes Ashneer Grover

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover, who resigned as companys MD and board director, said, I live li......

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SpaceX wins 3 more ISS crew flights, NASA deal value hits $3.49 bn

NASA has awarded SpaceX three additional crew flights to ISS, bringing SpaceXs total Commercial Cre......

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Do you think I listen to anyones advice?: Ashneer on his decision to quit BharatPe

Ashneer Grover, while responding to a journalists query if his decision to resign from BharatPe was......

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Ashneer quit ahead of PwC report, board reserves right to take action: BharatPe

After BharatPes Ashneer Grover resigned as MD and director, BharatPe said he resigned minutes after......

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Not a beggar: Ashneer on receiving any compensation after quitting BharatPe

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover on Tuesday resigned from the company. When asked if he was offer......

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You treat founders as slaves, cut us down at will: Ashneer to BharatPe investors

In his letter of resignation as BharatPe MD, Co-founder Ashneer Grover alleged that the companys in......

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I challenge you to run this company better without me: Ashneer to BharatPe board

While resigning as BharatPes MD, Co-founder Ashneer Grover said in a letter to the board, Since you......

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Ashneer shares pic of bed made on floor after BharatPes lavish lifestyle allegation

Ashneer Grover on Wednesday took to LinkedIn to share a picture of a bed made on the floor followin......

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Biden praises only Ford & GM in State of the Union speech; Tesla CEO Musk reacts

Worlds richest person Elon Musk tweeted to US President Joe Biden after he praised GM and Ford for ......

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Ashneer no longer a founder, his family engaged in misappropriation of funds: BharatPe

A day after BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover resigned as MD, BharatPe said in a statement on Wedn......

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Appalled but not surprised: Ashneer Grover on BharatPes allegations of fraud

Ashneer Grover on Wednesday said he is appalled by BharatPes allegations of fraud and financial mis......

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Only thing lavish is my dreams: Ashneer on BharatPes fraud for lavish lifestyle allegation

Ashneer Grover on Wednesday reacted to BharatPes allegation of fraud to fund a lavish lifestyle, by......

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India needs to be economically strong to not be lectured on freedom: Zoho CEO

Zoho CEO Sridhar Vembu in a tweet discussing India being lectured on democracy, freedom and the glo......

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Ashneers wife says time to move on, deletes tweets & videos against BharatPe

Ashneer Grovers wife Madhuri Jain, who was recently fired by BharatPe, deleted tweets and videos cr......

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Wont allow deplorable conduct of Grover family to tarnish our reputation: BharatPe

While removing Ashneer Grover as an employee, founder and director, BharatPe said in a statement, T......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Airbnb CEO says US sanctions affecting firms Russian operations

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky has said US sanctions on Russian banks have affected its ability to operate......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Grover family used companys money to fund their lavish lifestyles: BharatPe

BharatPe on Wednesday alleged that Ashneer Grover and family grossly abused company expense account......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Urban Company to award stocks worth Rs.150 cr to service providers over 5-7 yrs

Urban Company on Wednesday announced a Rs.150 crore Partner Stock Ownership Plan (PSOP) for its ser......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

UK rejects Russian demand to sell stake in Bharti Global co-led OneWeb

The UK has rejected Russias demand for it to sell its stake in satellite firm OneWeb to allow a sat......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Amazon gods will have to come down to talk to us mortals: Future Retail in SC

Amazons counsel on Thursday in the Supreme Court proposed talks with Future Retail and Reliance to ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Turkish AI startup Insider turns unicorn with $121 mn fundraise

Turkish AI startup Insider has become a unicorn after raising $121 million in a funding round led b......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Amazon, Future Group agree to hold talks to settle 18-month long legal dispute

During a Supreme Court hearing on Thursday, Amazon and Kishore Biyani-led Future Group agreed to in......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Audio streaming platform Pocket FM raises $65 million in funding

Audio streaming platform Pocket FM announced it has raised $65 million in its Series C round of fun......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Palihapitiya accused of insider sale of Virgin Galactic shares worth $315 mn

Former Virgin Galactic Chairman Chamath Palihapitiya has been accused of selling 10 million of firm......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Amazon may file criminal case over Futures transfer of stores to Reliance: Report

Amazon is reportedly planning to initiate criminal court proceedings against Future Retail for allo......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

BharatPe removes Ashneer Grovers profile from its website days after his exit

After the company removed Ashneer Grover as the founder of BharatPe, his profile and photo have als......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

US comedian Pete may join Bezos on spaceflight this year: Report

US comedian Pete Davidson is close to signing a deal to join Blue Origins Jeff Bezos on a spaceflig......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Some contract staff stuck in Ukraine: US EV infrastructure firm CEO

US EV infrastructure firm ChargePoint CEO Pasquale Romano has said that around 20 of the firms cont......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Airbnb is suspending all operations in Russia and Belarus: CEO

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky has revealed that the firm is suspending all operations in Russia and Belar......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Paytm ex-execs kids-focussed fintech startup Junio raises $6 mn

Children-focussed fintech platform Junio has raised $6 million in a funding round led by UAE-based ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Ktaka HC quashes FIR against Dream11 Co-founders over online gambling law

The Karnataka High Court has quashed an FIR filed by the state police against Dream11 Co-founders H......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Meesho aiming for IPO in 2023, considering India, US listing: Report

Bengaluru-based social commerce platform Meesho is aiming to go public in early 2023 and is evaluat......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Putins war has always been a war against his own people: Branson

Billionaire Richard Branson while expressing his thoughts on the Russian-Ukrainian war said Russian......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

CCI dismisses predatory pricing claims against e-commerce firm Shopee

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has dismissed allegations of predatory pricing levelled a......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

CRED loss widens to Rs.524 crore in FY21, revenue jumps to Rs.95 crore

Entrepreneur Kunal Shah-founded fintech startup CREDs losses widened by 45% year-on-year to Rs.524 ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

CredAvenue becomes Indias 11th unicorn of 2022 after $137 mn fundraise

CredAvenue has become a unicorn after it raised $137 million, taking its total valuation to $1.3 bi......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Everyone keeps asking me about it: Peyush Bansal as he shares updates on Kamlesh

Lenskart Co-founder Peyush Bansal on Sunday took to Instagram and wrote, Everyone I meet these days......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Billionaire Thiels Founders Fund raises $5 billion in 2 new funds

Billionaire Peter Thiel co-founded Founders Fund has raised $5 billion across two new funds, bringi......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Im grateful to Musk for supporting Ukraine in words and deeds: Zelenskyy

Ukraines President Volodymyr Zelenskyy took to Twitter to share details of the conversation he had ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Apply for a valid licence to operate cabs in Maharashtra: Bombay HC to Ola, Uber

The Bombay High Court has directed cab aggregators including Uber India and Ola to apply for a lice......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Paytms market cap falls below Rs.50,000 cr as shares hit record low

The market capitalisation of Paytms parent One97 Communications fell below Rs.50,000 crore on Monda......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Captain Fresh doubles valuation in 3 months as it raises $50 mn

Business-to-business (B2B) seafood marketplace Captain Fresh has more than doubled its valuation to......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

McDonalds sued for $900 million by US startup over false advertising claims

US-based Kytch, which sells devices to fix broken ice cream machines, has sued McDonalds for $900 m......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Ashneer tried to create a false narrative about BharatPe: Co-founder Shashvat

BharatPes Co-founder Shashvat Nakrani in a letter to the companys employees said, Ashneer Grover tr......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Sachin Bansals Navi to file for Rs.4,000-cr IPO this week: Report

Financial services company Navi Technologies is planning to file draft papers with SEBI for Rs.4,00......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Assume tough times ahead, be prepared: Zoho CEO to staff amid Russia-Ukraine war

Zoho CEO Sridhar Vembu on Monday tweeted some advice that he had shared with this staff amid the Ru......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Swiggy hires JP Morgan, I-Sec for $800 mn-$1 billion IPO: Reports

Swiggy has hired two investment banks JP Morgan and ICICI Securities for the launch of its $800 mil......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

We both went bald: Zerodha Co-founders wife on their pic amid her chemotherapy

Zerodha Co-founder Nithin Kamaths wife Seema Patil, who was recently diagnosed with breast cancer a......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Im the healthiest person I know & I got breast cancer: Zerodha Co-founders wife

Zerodha Co-founder Nithin Kamaths wife Seema Patil has revealed in a blog that she was diagnosed wi......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Better.com, that fired 900 staff on Zoom, plans laying off 4,000 this week: Report

Three months after Better.coms CEO Vishal Garg fired 900 workers on a Zoom call, the US-based mortg......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Go SpaceX: Kimbal on Russias let US fly to space on broomsticks remark

SpaceX CEO Elon Musks brother Kimbal Musk cheered SpaceX on Twitter saying, Go SpaceX, reacting to ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Edtech unicorn Emeritus raises $350 million from CPP Investments

Edtech unicorn Emeritus has raised $350 million in debt financing from Canada Pension Plan Investme......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Info Edge acquires 76% stake in Bluru dating app Aisle for Rs.91 cr

Info Edge has announced that it has acquired a 76% stake in dating platform Aisle for Rs.91 crore. ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Better.com is laying off 3,000 India & US workers after firing 900 on a Zoom call

Mortgage lending startup Better.com, which had fired 900 employees on a Zoom call, has announced th......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Ashneer Grover, wife Madhuri pay Rs.8.2 crore advance tax: Report

Former BharatPe Managing Director Ashneer Grover has paid Rs.7.1 crore advance tax for the assessme......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Pregnant women among 4,000 Better.com workers laid off on Womens Day, says employee

Better.com employee Eric Blattberg shared a colleagues post regarding layoff of roughly 4,000 emplo......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Were sorry, we messed up: Flipkart on Get kitchen appliances text on Womens Day

Flipkart has apologised after the e-commerce platform was criticised for sending a message promotin......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

My computer shut down while I was responding to client: Better.com worker on layoff

A Better.com employee named Amanda Bullard, speaking about the layoff wherein roughly 4,000 workers......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Better.com accidentally sent severance cheques a day before mass layoffs: Report

US-based mortgage lending startup Better.com accidentally released severance payslips a day before ......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Heartened to see US ban Russian oil imports, UK must follow: Branson

Billionaire Richard Branson praised the US ban on Russian oil imports saying, Heartened to see...US......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Paytm Payments Bank may ask RBI for SFB licence by June: Report

Paytm Payments Bank is likely to apply to the RBI for a small finance bank (SFB) licence by June, M......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

IIT grads-led Money View raises $75 mn at $625 mn valuation

Fintech platform Money View has raised $75 million in its Series D funding from Tiger Global, Winte......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Amazon-backed Rivian sued over misleading investors about EV prices

Amazon-backed Rivian has been sued in the US by a shareholder Charles Larry Crews who claimed it fa......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

IPO-bound Mobikwik posts 1st-ever profit of Rs.7 cr in Dec quarter

IPO-bound fintech firm Mobikwik recorded its first-ever profit of Rs.7 crore in the December 2021 q......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Game streaming platform Loco raises $42 mn led by S Koreas Hashed

Game streaming platform Loco has raised $42 million led by South Koreas early-stage venture fund, H......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Musk sends 2nd Starlink terminals shipment to Ukraine, Vice PM shares pic

Ukraine Vice Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov on Thursday shared a picture of Ukraine getting its se......

startup 2022-03-10 Inshorts

Angel investor Anand Chandrasekaran joins VC firm General Catalyst

Angel investor and advisor Anand Chandrasekaran has joined venture capital firm General Catalyst as......

startup 2022-01-30 Inshorts

BharatPe Co-founder Ashneers wife also goes on leave amid governance probe: Report

After BharatPe Co-founder Ashneer Grover went on voluntary leave, his wife has also gone on leave a......

startup 2022-01-29 Inshorts

Ratan Tata-backed Moglix raises $250 mn, reportedly at $2.5 bn valuation

Ratan Tata-backed platform Moglix has raised nearly $250 million in a new funding round, reportedly......

startup 2022-01-28 Inshorts

SpaceX ex-engineers electric rail vehicle startup raises $50 mn

Parallel Systems, a startup founded by three former SpaceX engineers to build electric self-powered......

startup 2022-01-24 Inshorts

Morgan Stanley sells a portion of its stake in Paytm: Report

Morgan Stanley Asia (Singapore) has sold a substantial portion of its stake in Paytm parent One97 C......

startup 2022-01-23 Inshorts

Zomato shares tank 9%, hit record low for 1st time since listing day

Shares of Zomato tanked around 9% during intraday trade on Friday, falling to the lowest level sinc......

startup 2022-01-21 Inshorts

Rs.15,600 crore wiped off Zomato investors wealth in 4 trading sessions

Shares of Zomato fell for the fourth consecutive trading session to close below their listing price......

startup 2022-01-21 Inshorts

Billionaire Jack Mas Ant Group linked to corruption case in China: FT

Billionaire Jack Mas Ant Group has been linked to a corruption scandal involving the former party s......

startup 2022-01-21 Inshorts

SpaceX wins $102 mn deal to transport military cargo via rocket

The US Air Force has awarded SpaceX a $102 million five-year contract to demonstrate technologies a......

startup 2022-01-21 Inshorts

Pine Labs CEO happy as well-performing employee quits; explains reason behind it

Pine Labs CEO Amrish Rau wrote on LinkedIn that it was good to hear that a well-performing employee......

startup 2022-01-21 Inshorts

Working through lot of challenges with Indian govt: Elon Musk on Tesla launch

Worlds richest person Elon Musk has said that hes still working through a lot of challenges with th......

startup 2022-01-13 Inshorts

Theranos Founder Holmes to be sentenced in Sept for fraud conviction

Blood-testing startup Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes will be sentenced on September 26 on her co......

startup 2022-01-13 Inshorts

FPL Technologies raises $75 million at $750 million valuation

Credit-based fintech platform FPL Technologies has raised $75 million as a part of its Series C fun......

startup 2022-01-12 Inshorts

What is the legal battle between BharatPes MD & Kotak Mahindra Bank?

BharatPe MD Ashneer Grover and his wife sent a legal notice to Kotak Mahindra Bank on October 30, a......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

60,000 employees fired by Chinese edtech firm after crackdown on tutoring firms

Chinas edtech major New Oriental Education & Technology Groups Founder Yu Minhong revealed that the......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

Paytm shares fall to record low after Macquarie retains underperform rating

Paytms parent company One97 Communications shares fell to a record low on Monday after financial se......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

Chennai-based flying taxi startup The ePlane Company raises $5 mn

Chennai-based flying taxi startup The ePlane Company has raised $5 million in Pre-Series A funding ......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

upGrad acquires enterprise training firm Work Better

UpGrad has acquired Mumbai-based enterprise training company Work Better and onboarded the latters ......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

Pine Labs files for US IPO seeking to raise $500 million: Report

Merchant commerce platform Pine Labs has confidentially filed for an initial public offering (IPO) ......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

Havent asked RBI to reconsider joint venture with BharatPe: Centrum

Centrum Group has denied speculations suggesting the company has asked the RBI to reconsider its jo......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

I feel I am overstaffed: BharatPe MD on 100 engineers in his team

BharatPes MD Ashneer Grover said many industry players see 100 engineers in his team as understaffi......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

We must aim to add 75 unicorn startups this year: Piyush Goyal

Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal said the startup ecosystem should aim to nurture 75 more unico......

startup 2022-01-10 Inshorts

Elon Musks SpaceX raised nearly $1.5 billion in 2021: Filing

Elon Musk-owned aerospace firm SpaceX raised nearly $1.5 billion in 2021, Business Insider reported......

startup 2022-01-01 Inshorts

SpaceX will land humans on Mars in 10 yrs in worst-case scenario: Musk

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk in an interview discussing the timeframe of SpaceX landing humans on Mars said......

startup 2021-12-30 Inshorts

Elon Musks SpaceX raises over $337 million in funding

Worlds richest person Elon Musks SpaceX has raised $337.4 million in equity financing, Reuters repo......

startup 2021-12-30 Inshorts

GlobalBees becomes Indias latest unicorn with Premji Invest-led $110 mn funding

GlobalBees has become Indias latest unicorn after it raised over $110 million in a funding round le......

startup 2021-12-29 Inshorts

Environmental review of SpaceXs Starship project delayed in US

The US FAA has delayed the planned environmental review of Elon Musk-led SpaceXs Starship project b......

startup 2021-12-29 Inshorts

Zomato, Ola get writ petition from IFAT over workers recognition

Zomato, Swiggy, Ola and Uber India have received a writ petition from Indian Federation of App-base......

startup 2021-12-24 Inshorts

Share your experiences with youth: Piyush Goyal to entrepreneurs

Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal has urged successful entrepreneurs to share their experiences ......

startup 2021-12-24 Inshorts

Govt issues advisory on edtech firms, says dont trust their ads blindly

The Ministry of Education has issued a list of Dos and Donts for citizens cautioning them against t......

startup 2021-12-24 Inshorts

Dream11 Co-founder Harsh Jains wife buys duplex for Rs.72 crore in Mumbai

Rachana Jain, the wife of Harsh Jain, Co-founder of Indias first unicorn gaming startup Dream11, ha......

startup 2021-12-22 Inshorts

Snapdeals IPO papers reveal salaries of co-founders, other officials

Snapdeals draft IPO papers revealed that Co-founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal, who were appointe......

startup 2021-12-22 Inshorts

Monster.com raises Rs.137 crore led by Akash Bhanshali, Mohandas Pai

Online job platform Monster.com has raised over Rs.137 crore in a funding round led by Meridian Inv......

startup 2021-12-22 Inshorts

Who are Rakesh and Rashmi Verma, the husband-wife duo behind MapmyIndia?

The husband-wife duo behind recently-listed MapmyIndia is 71-year-old Rakesh and 65-year-old Rashmi......

startup 2021-12-21 Inshorts

Husband-wife duo who founded MapmyIndia worth $586 mn after IPO

Husband-wife duo Rakesh Verma and Rashmi Verma, who founded MapmyIndia more than two decades ago, a......

startup 2021-12-21 Inshorts

MapmyIndia shares list at a 53% premium on market debut

The shares of CE Info Systems, the parent company of digital mapping company MapmyIndia, were liste......

startup 2021-12-21 Inshorts

Elon Musks Tesla loses all gains made since Hertz announced 1,00,000 cars order

Billionaire Elon Musk-led Tesla has erased all gains it made from a 35% stock rally that followed U......

startup 2021-12-21 Inshorts

Snapdeal files papers for IPO, offer includes fresh issue of Rs.1,250 crore

SoftBank-backed Snapdeal on Tuesday filed its draft papers for an initial public offering (IPO), wh......

startup 2021-12-21 Inshorts

Bipin and I will not sell any shares in the IPO: MobiKwik Co-founder

MobiKwik Co-founder Upasana Taku told Business Insider that one of the fintech startups Co-founders......

startup 2021-12-21 Inshorts

Better.com CEO wanted to give 900 fired staff only 1-2 weeks of severance pay: Report

Better.com CEO Vishal Garg, who laid off 900 employees on Zoom call, initially wanted to give them ......

startup 2021-12-21 Inshorts

Tesla sued over CEO Elon Musks Twitter poll on stock sale

Tesla is being sued by an investor over its CEO Elon Musks social media posts including his Twitter......

startup 2021-12-18 Inshorts

Fraud-accused Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes case goes to jury

The criminal fraud case of blood-testing startup Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes has been handed ......

startup 2021-12-18 Inshorts

Have seen people ask in amusement Who buys from Snapdeal?: CEO

Snapdeal CEO Kunal Bahl in a LinkedIn post said he has observed social media users commenting about......

startup 2021-12-18 Inshorts

DPIIT-recognised startups create almost 2 lakh jobs in 2021, highest in 4 years

Indian startups recognised by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) h......

startup 2021-12-15 Inshorts

Healthcare startup Pristyn Care turns unicorn with $96 mn funding

Gurugram-based healthcare startup Pristyn Care has turned unicorn after raising $96 million in a Se......

startup 2021-12-15 Inshorts

Musks behaviour similar to that of abusive man I knew: SpaceX ex-employee

A former SpaceX engineer Ashley Kosak, in an essay detailing her experiences of harassment at Space......

startup 2021-12-15 Inshorts

Uber looking to sell stake in Didi, other non-strategic investments: CEO

Uber is looking to sell stakes in non-strategic investments in other companies, including its share......

startup 2021-12-15 Inshorts

Paytms shares fall 11% as lock-in period for anchor investors ends

Shares of Paytm parent One97 Communications plunged 11% during intraday trade on Wednesday as the l......

startup 2021-12-15 Inshorts

Edtech firms prey on underprivileged parents by force-selling courses: Karti

Sivaganga MP Karti Chidambaram in a letter to Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan highlight......

startup 2021-12-14 Inshorts

Bluru-based Open acquires neobanking platform Finin for $10 mn

Google-backed Bengaluru-based neobank startup Open has acquired consumer neobanking platform Finin ......

startup 2021-12-14 Inshorts

Uber deactivates trans drivers accounts in US over fraudulent pics

Uber has deactivated some transgender drivers accounts in the US over what it deemed to be fraudule......

startup 2021-12-14 Inshorts

Musks brother congratulates him on being TIMEs 2021 Person of the Year

Teslas billionaire Founder and CEO Elon Musks brother Kimbal Musk congratulated him on being named ......

startup 2021-12-14 Inshorts

Zomato appoints Nitin Savara as its Deputy Chief Financial Officer

Homegrown food delivery startup Zomato on Tuesday announced that it has appointed Nitin Savara as i......

startup 2021-12-14 Inshorts

US govt agency probes Amazon warehouse collapse that killed 6

The US governments Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has opened an investigation......

startup 2021-12-14 Inshorts

Unvaccinated taking a risk, but people do risky things all the time: Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in an interview opposed the vaccine mandate saying the unvaccinated people are ......

startup 2021-12-14 Inshorts

Glad we didnt cross the fine line between being brave & stupid: Zomato CEO on IPO

Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal spoke about his companys IPO, and said, Fortune favours the brave. There......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

Walmart, Flipkart invest $145 million in Ninjacart

Bengaluru-based fresh produce supply chain startup Ninjacart on Monday announced that it has raised......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

I used to fail in school: Zomatos IITian CEO Deepinder Goyal

Zomato CEO Deepinder Goyal at an event said, I was a terrible student during school...I used to be ......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

Less govt interference will make the startup ecosystem grow: Goyal

Union Minister Piyush Goyal said the startup ecosystem has more potential to become successful if t......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

COVID-19, lack of funds for survival compelled Zomato to go public: CEO

Zomatos Founder and CEO Deepinder Goyal said that COVID-19 induced disruptions, lack of funds for s......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

MapmyIndias Rs.1,039 crore IPO subscribed 154.71 times on final day

Digital mapping company MapmyIndias Rs.1,039.61 crore initial public offer (IPO) was subscribed 154......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

Amazon worker killed in US roof collapse wasnt allowed to leave: Girlfriend

Amazon worker Larry Virden, who was killed after a tornado hit the companys Illinois warehouse and ......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

Grofers rebrands as Blinkit, promises 10-minute grocery deliveries

Homegrown grocery delivery startup Grofers on Monday announced its rebranding to Blinkit as it focu......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

Govt to organise innovation week to encourage startup ecosystem

The government will be hosting a week-long event to encourage the startup ecosystem in India in Jan......

startup 2021-12-13 Inshorts

Before and after pics show Amazon warehouse hit by tornado in US killing 6

Satellite pictures by Maxar Technologies showed the extent of destruction after a tornado hit an Am......

startup 2021-12-12 Inshorts

Alibaba employee who accused her manager of sexual assault fired

An Alibaba employee, who had accused her manager of sexually assaulting her, told a Chinese newspap......

startup 2021-12-12 Inshorts

Heartbroken: Bezos as Amazon workers die after tornado hits US warehouse

Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos said he was heartbroken after at least six people were killed at an Amazo......

startup 2021-12-12 Inshorts

Urge MP CM to order accused Amazon officials arrest in ganja case: CAIT

The Secretary General of Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), Praveen Khandelwal, has urged M......

startup 2021-12-12 Inshorts

Fired Better.com employee says his work screens went black right after CEOs Zoom call

A man, who was among 900 Better.com employees laid off by CEO Vishal Garg on a Zoom call, told CNN ......

startup 2021-12-09 Inshorts

Amazon fined $1.28 billion by Italy for alleged abuse of market dominance

Italys antitrust authority has imposed a fine of 1.13 billion euros ($1.28 billion) on Amazon for a......

startup 2021-12-09 Inshorts

Delhivery acquires US-based UAS platform Transition Robotics

IPO-bound Delhivery has acquired US-based UAS platform Transition Robotics for an undisclosed amoun......

startup 2021-12-09 Inshorts

Pakistani startups raise record $310 million in 2021: Report

Pakistani startups have raised record $310 million this year so far, after two e-commerce companies......

startup 2021-12-09 Inshorts

Sachin Bansals Navi prepares for 2022 IPO, picks 4 banks: Report

Sachin Bansals Navi Technologies is preparing for an IPO in 2022 and has appointed four banks, incl......

startup 2021-12-09 Inshorts

Ola raises $139 million funding at $7.3 billion valuation: Filings

Bengaluru-based mobility startup Ola has raised $139 million as part of its Series J (G4) funding r......

startup 2021-12-09 Inshorts

Paytm Payments Bank receives Scheduled Bank status from RBI

Paytm on Thursday said that Paytm Payments Bank Limited (PPBL) has received Scheduled Bank status f......

startup 2021-12-09 Inshorts

Is it fair to give 2nd chance: Mahindra after CEO who laid off 900 staff apologises

After Better.com CEO Vishal Garg apologised for the way he laid off 900 employees on a Zoom call, b......

startup 2021-12-09 Inshorts

RateGain IPO subscribed 41% on day 1, retail portion booked 2.23 times

The Rs.1,335 crore-IPO of travel and hospitality solutions provider RateGain Travel Technologies wa......

startup 2021-12-08 Inshorts

Better.coms 3 top execs resign after CEO fires 900 staff over a Zoom call: Reports

US-based mortgage lending startup Better.coms three top executives have resigned after CEO Vishal G......

startup 2021-12-08 Inshorts

BYJUS acquires Austria-based GeoGebra, reportedly for $100 mn

BYJUS has acquired Austria-based math platform GeoGebra. The deal size is $100 million and involves......

startup 2021-12-08 Inshorts

Deeply sorry, I blundered execution: Better.com CEO who fired 900 staff on Zoom call

US-based mortgage lending startup Better.coms CEO Vishal Garg, who recently fired 900 employees on ......

startup 2021-12-08 Inshorts

Healthcare startup Pristyn Care turns unicorn with $85 mn funding: Report

Gurugram-based healthcare startup Pristyn Care has turned unicorn after raising $85 million in a Se......

startup 2021-12-08 Inshorts

Elon Musk backs estate tax, says his marginal tax rate is high

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in response to a question about how billionaires should be taxed at a Wall Stre......

startup 2021-12-08 Inshorts

Novelist sues Amazon as seller lists his book as centuries old, with $1,008 price tag

A novelist is suing Amazon after he discovered fake editions of his books being fraudulently advert......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

Youre a bunch of dumb dolphins: CEO who fired 900 employees in old e-mail to staff

An old e-mail by Vishal Garg to his employees, the CEO of US-based mortgage lending startup Better.......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

Spinny becomes unicorn as it raises $283 million in funding

Used car retailing platform Spinny on Tuesday announced it has raised $283 million in Series E fund......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

Might be better if it doesnt pass: Elon Musk on Bidens EV bill

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said that US President Joe Bidens bill to boost subsidies for EVs should no......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

Flipkarts ex-CPO founded health-tech startup Suki raises $55 mn

Suki, a health-tech startup that makes AI-powered, voice-enabled digital assistant for doctors, has......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

Nazara ex-CTO joins health-tech startup RESET Tech as Co-founder & CTO

Vamsi Talasila, the former Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of gaming company Nazara Technologies, ha......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

Indian SaaS startups saw 170% rise in investments in 2021: Report

Indian software-as-a-service startups have raised a record $4.5 billion from investors in 2021, an ......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

Retail portion of RateGain IPO 100% booked within 1st hour of opening

The retail portion of the IPO of travel and hospitality solutions provider RateGain Travel Technolo......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

MoEngage raises $30 million in funding led by Steadview Capital

Bengaluru-based MoEngage on Tuesday said it has raised $30 million in its Series D round of funding......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

I work seven days and some pretty crazy hours: Elon Musk

Tesla and SpaceXs CEO Elon Musk at a Wall Street Journal conference said the role of a chief execut......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

MedPlus fixes price band for Rs.1,398 crore IPO at Rs.780-Rs.796 apiece

Indias second-largest pharmacy retailer MedPlus Health Services has fixed the price band for its IP......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

Europe will have its own SpaceX, Falcon 9 rocket: French Minister

French Minister Bruno Le Maire has said Europes ArianeGroup will develop a reusable mini-launcher t......

startup 2021-12-07 Inshorts

upGrad to acquire Gurugram-based edtech firm Talentedge

upGrad on Monday said it has entered into an exclusive agreement to acquire Arrina Education Servic......

startup 2021-12-06 Inshorts

Zohos billionaire CEO drives Mahindra auto, offers Anand Mahindra suggestions

Zohos billionaire CEO Sridhar Vembu on Monday tweeted that he recently got a new Mahindra Electric ......

startup 2021-12-06 Inshorts

Stupid market: Ather Energys CEO on startup valued at 1/25th of Ola Electric

Ather Energys Co-founder CEO Tarun Mehta responded to a Twitter user who questioned why the electri......

startup 2021-12-06 Inshorts

Better.com CEO Vishal Garg fires 900 employees over a video call

Better.com CEO Vishal Garg announced the mortgage company is laying off 900 employees over a video ......

startup 2021-12-06 Inshorts

States entering into MoUs with Amazon unfortunate: CAIT

Traders body CAIT said it is most unfortunate and regrettable that several Indian states have enter......

startup 2021-12-06 Inshorts

Audio streaming platform Pocket FM raises $22.4 million in funding

Audio streaming platform Pocket FM on Monday announced it has raised $22.4 million in its Series B ......

startup 2021-12-06 Inshorts

Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley to bid for MapmyIndias IPO: Report

Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley are among institutional investors bidding to participate in the in......

startup 2021-12-06 Inshorts

We must look beyond valuations for startup IPOs: Edelweiss Chairman

Edelweiss Groups Chairman Rashesh Shah said that everyone should look beyond valuations in case of ......

startup 2021-12-06 Inshorts

Musk sells Tesla shares worth $1 bn, bringing total to over $10 bn

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has sold another 9,34,091 shares of Tesla worth $1.01 billion, US SEC filings s......

startup 2021-12-03 Inshorts

NASA awards Blue Origin, 2 others $400 mn for private space stations

NASA has awarded over $400 million in contracts to Nanoracks, Blue Origin and Northrop Grumman to d......

startup 2021-12-03 Inshorts

FBI yet to find proof for claim that Saudi hacked Bezos phone: Report

The FBI is yet to find proof to support claims of alleged hacking of Amazons Jeff Bezos phone by Sa......

startup 2021-12-03 Inshorts

DiDi shares fall 44% since debut in biggest drop among Chinese IPOs in US

DiDi Global stock was down about 44% since its US IPO on Thursday in New York, and is likely to del......

startup 2021-12-03 Inshorts

Musk calls for below 70 age limit on politicians running for office

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has called for an age limit on politicians running for office saying, Lets set ......

startup 2021-12-03 Inshorts

Grab CEO briefly turns billionaire before ride-hailing app loses $17 bn in m-cap

Southeast Asias biggest ride-hailing and delivery app Grab fell over 20% in US stock market debut o......

startup 2021-12-03 Inshorts

DiDi Global to delist from New York, will pursue listing in HK

Chinas DiDi Global has said it will delist from the New York Stock Exchange and pursue a listing in......

startup 2021-12-03 Inshorts

Snapdeal to file for Rs.1,875-crore IPO in next few weeks: Report

Snapdeal is planning to file draft papers for an initial public offering (IPO) to raise as much as ......

startup 2021-11-30 Inshorts

Elon Musk says he will return for Teslas next earnings call

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in tweets discussing Cybertruck revealed that he will be attending Teslas next ......

startup 2021-11-30 Inshorts

SC gives Amazon 2 weeks to put case before CCI in Future dispute

The Supreme Court has granted two weeks more to Amazon to argue before the CCI in its dispute with ......

startup 2021-11-30 Inshorts

I dropped out of Stanford after I was raped: Fraud-accused Theranos Founder Holmes

During her fraud trial, US blood-testing startup Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes testified that s......

startup 2021-11-30 Inshorts

It was my dream to turn slice into unicorn before I turned 30: 28-yr-old Founder

After fintech startup slice was valued at over $1 billion as it raised $220 million in funding, its......

startup 2021-11-30 Inshorts

Ronnie Screwvala invests $5 mn in online-only school 21K School

21K School, which claims to be Indias first online-only school, has raised $5 million in pre-Series......

startup 2021-11-29 Inshorts

upGrad to acquire Aus-based Global Study Partners for $16 million

upGrad on Monday announced that it will acquire Australia-based study abroad company Global Study P......

startup 2021-11-29 Inshorts

Amazons counsels walked out of CCI hearing: Future Retail

Future Retail (FRL) has said that Amazons counsels walked out of a Competition Commission of India ......

startup 2021-11-29 Inshorts

Will try for IPO when govt allows us: Indias 1st crypto unicorn CoinDCX

CoinDCX is planning to pursue an initial public offering (IPO) as soon as the government or the sit......

startup 2021-11-29 Inshorts

Paytm shares fall after it reports a net loss of Rs.474 crore in Q2

Paytm parent One97 Communications shares fell on Monday after the company reported its Q2 results. ......

startup 2021-11-29 Inshorts

RentoMojo raises Rs.145 crore in debt and equity round

Furniture rental firm RentoMojo said it has raised Rs.145 crore. The funding saw Rs.130 crore comin......

startup 2021-11-26 Inshorts

China asks DiDi to delist from US over security concerns: Report

China has asked DiDi Global to delist from the US market and has asked its top executives to devise......

startup 2021-11-26 Inshorts

Upstox turns Indias 40th unicorn this year with funding from Tiger Global: Reports

Online investment platform Upstox is joining the unicorn club with a funding round led by Tiger Glo......

startup 2021-11-26 Inshorts

Amazon alleges Rs.11,300 crore may have been diverted from Future Retail

Amazon has alleged that significant amounts mayve been diverted from Future Retail. In a letter see......

startup 2021-11-26 Inshorts

SpaceX apologises for delaying delivery for some Starlink preorders

SpaceX has apologised to Starlink customers after pushing back some preorders, saying that silicon ......

startup 2021-11-26 Inshorts

Im very positive about crypto, itll be the mainstream tech in 5 years: Paytm CEO

Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma said, I am very positive about crypto. It is fundamentally based on ......

startup 2021-11-26 Inshorts

Paytm shares surge over 13% in second session of gains

Shares of Paytm surged more than 13% on Wednesday, marking their second straight session of gains. ......

startup 2021-11-24 Inshorts

FedEx India gets CCI nod to acquire minority stake in Delhivery

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved FedEx Indias acquisition of minority stake i......

startup 2021-11-24 Inshorts