Choose wise: The right legal entity for your startup

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Comment

A survey conducted by Compass suggests that India is the third fastest growing “startup nation” in the world with three to four startups being set up every day. Bangalore being...


Karnataka govt to mobilise Rs 2,000 crore to invest in startups by 2020

Monday, July 25, 2016 Comment
As part of a slew of initiatives to give a leg-up to the startup ecosystem in the state, the Karnataka government will mobilise up to Rs 2,000 crore ($333 million) by 2020 to inves...


Quikr acquires Hiree to enter white collar jobs space

Monday, July 25, 2016 Comment
Online classifieds firm Quikr has forayed into the white collar jobs space by acquiring IDG Ventures-backed Abhiman Technologies Pvt. Ltd which runs portal for white collar jobs Hi...


Photo-editing app Prisma debuts on Google Play store

Monday, July 25, 2016 Comment
Android users who have been eagerly waiting for the popular photo-editing app Prisma have a reason to cheer. The app, which went viral soon after its launch on iOS last month, is n...


Workspace aggregator Qdesq raises angel funding for expansion

Monday, July 25, 2016 Comment
Branded workspace aggregator Qdesq Realtech Pvt Ltd has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from a clutch of investors, including Jai Drinks Pvt. Ltd director Anuraag Jaipuria,...


Gift cards provider QwikCilver gets $10 mn from Sistema, Accel and others

Monday, July 25, 2016 Comment
QwikCilver Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which owns and operates Bangalore-based gift card provider by the same name, has raised $10 million (Rs 67 crore) led by Sistema Asia Fund. Its exist...


Rajinikanth’s Kabali rings in rewards for Mobikwik, Foodpanda, Voonik & others

Monday, July 25, 2016 Comment
It isn’t only the producers of Kabali that are dancing in joy over the record-breaking success of the film, hordes of startups that launched marketing campaigns riding piggyback ...


Byju’s set to raise $50 mn for international expansion

Monday, July 25, 2016 Comment
Ed-tech company Think & Learn Pvt Ltd announced on July 24 that it is set to raise $50 million that will be used for inorganic growth through global acquisition and internation...


Now, it is easier for startups to avail of intellectual property rights-related benefits

Saturday, July 23, 2016 Comment
To improve ease of doing business, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said a start-up would now need only a certificate of recognition from the government to a...


Exclusive: Naspers floats Stradia through OLX to re-enter Indian online used car space

Saturday, July 23, 2016 Comment
Less than two years after selling second-hand cars business Gaadi.com to Google Capital-backed CarDekho, South African internet and digital media firm Naspers has re-entered the us...


Jeff Bezos is now richer than Warren Buffett

Friday, July 22, 2016 Comment
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos on Thursday became the third richest person on the planet, going past Berkshire Hathaway promoter Warren Buffett, according to the Bloomberg Billionaire I...