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Alibaba may pick majority stake in Paytm’s e-commerce biz

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Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding is likely to pick a majority stake in the e-commerce business of One97 Communications Pvt Ltd, the company that also runs mobile payment and commerce platform Paytm. One97 will soon be separating its e-commerce operations from the mobile payment and...

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Local content discovery platform NearFox gets angel funding from Globevestor, others

Mumbai-based local lifestyle content and discovery platform NearFox said on Thursday it has raised funding from a group of investors that included the Globevestor Angel Fund. Devendra Rane, CTO at online insurance startup CoverFox; Ravi Jain, former principal at VC fund Ventureast and co-founder of ...

25 August, 2016 | More »

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No downsizing or integration of manpower post Jabong’s acquisition, says Myntra CEO

Flipkart-backed fashion portal Myntra recently crossed $1 billion in annualised Gross Merchandise Volume (GMV) run rate, becoming the first Indian fashion e-tailer to hit the milestone. In a chat with TechCircle, Ananth Narayanan, CEO of Myntra, says both Jabong and Myntra will continue to function ...

25 August, 2016 | More »

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Cybercrime cases in India jump fourfold in three years, finds Assocham-PwC study

Cybercrime cases in the country registered under the IT Act surged nearly 300 per cent between 2011 and 2014, according to a study, which cautioned that cyberattacks around the world are occurring at a greater frequency and intensity. The study revealed that in the past, the attacks have been mostly...

25 August, 2016 | More »

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Kunal Bahl, Rohit Bansal highest paid among Indian unicorn executives

Their corporate babies may have scaled the milestone of $1 billion valuation but founders of most tech ‘unicorns’ in India are modestly paid folks. However, thanks to some generous stock options, a few founders have made it to the list of the highest-paid executives in the country. TechCircle pi...

24 August, 2016 | More »

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Exclusive: Accel-backed Trivone trims Bangalore operations, lays off staff

Bangalore-based digital media and content services company Trivone Digital Services Pvt. Ltd has enacted another round of layoffs, the third since it raised Series A funding from Accel Partners, which would effectively halve the size of its Bangalore operations. Trivone management, on Tuesday, infor...

24 August, 2016 | More »

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CULT raises $3 mn from Mukesh Bansal and Ankit Nagori’s CureFit

Former Flipkart executives Ankit Nagori and Mukesh Bansal’s yet-to-be-launched online preventive healthcare platform CureFit has invested Rs 20 crore ($3 million) in Bangalore-based CULT Fitness Pvt. Ltd, a fitness startup that offers training programmes that do not require the use of equipment, i...

24 August, 2016 | More »

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Trifecta Capital lends $3 mn venture debt to Urban Ladder

Bangalore-based Urban Ladder Home Decor Solutions Pvt. Ltd that operates furniture portal Urban Ladder has secured $3 million (Rs 20 crore) in venture debt from Trifecta Capital. Mint, which first reported the development citing a Registrar of Companies (ROC) filing by Urban Ladder, said the cash tr...

24 August, 2016 | More »

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Wedding portal Shaadisaga gets funding from ah! Ventures, Anupam Mittal & others

Delhi-based online wedding planner Shaadisaga has raised an undisclosed amount in funding in a pre-Series A round from ah! Ventures, People Group’s Anupam Mittal and other investors. FreeCharge’s Kunal Shah and Sandeep Tandon, Dheeraj Jain of Redcliffe Capital and Rohit Chokhani of White Unicorn...

24 August, 2016 | More »

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Ed-tech startup Unacademy gets funding from Flipkart, Paytm founders

Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs educational-technology platform Unacademy, has raised Rs 6.7 crore ($1 million) from a clutch of investors including Flipkart co-founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal and Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma. The Economic Times, which first reported the ...

24 August, 2016 | More »

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