InnoVen backs Capillary, eShakti, Practo, Zoomcar, Collectabillia, Faasos, Greendust & Power2SME

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Comment

InnoVen Capital (formerly SVB India, a venture debt arm of Silicon Valley Bank), which was recently acquired by Singapore government’s investment arm Temasek, has disclosed ...

Green tech co ACME unveils new startup incubator

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Comment

Gurgaon-based ACME, a green technology solutions provider, has launched An incubator that will target emerging companies in IT, telecom, mobile applications and other areas. A Econ...

TaxiForSure integrates Paytm wallet as cashless payment option

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Comment

Bangalore-based Serendipity Infoline Pvt Ltd, which operates internet-based taxi aggregator TaxiForSure, has tied up with Alibaba-backed online payments platform Paytm. The move ...

Exclusive: Online hostel & hotel booking platform Zostel in talks with Tiger to raise up to $15M

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Comment

Zostel Hospitality Pvt Ltd, a tech startup which offers separate booking platforms for branded hostels and budget hotels, is in talks with Tiger Global, among other investors, to r...

Exclusive: Smile Group to invest up to $1M each in 10 startups

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Comment

Gurgaon-based Smile Group, which owns and operates various properties in the online and digital media space, plans to invest in up to 10 consumer internet startups over the next on...

Online home décor startup JBR Interio raises under $1M from Astarc Ventures

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Comment

Online home décor company JBR Interio Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which provides interior design solutions through its flagship product Renderlogy, has raised Rs 6 crore from Astarc Ve...

Online marketplace for local services UrbanPro raises $2M from Nirvana Ventures

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Comment

Bangalore-based ThinkVidya Learning Pvt Ltd, which owns and operates, an online marketplace for local services, has raised $2 million (Rs 12 crore) from Nirvana Ventur...

Is Myntra losing out on app-only mode?

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 1 Comment

It didn’t take long for 35-year old Shreya Aggarwal (name changed) to decide that her new dress for that weekend party would come through Jabong and not Myntra. The reason: Myntr...

Chat-based commerce platform GoodBox raises $200K in seed funding from Manipal group firm

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Comment

Bangalore-based Tsepak Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs instant messaging app GoodBox, has raised $200,000 (about Rs 1.3 crore) in seed funding from Manipal Media Networks. The fu...

Tech platform Constapark aims to reduce car parking woes; targets seed funding

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 Comment

Imagine going to a busy shopping street on a weekend without the headache of finding a parking spot for your car. Wouldn’t it be ideal if a trained driver offered to park your ca...