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Flipkart Acquires Digital Content From Bollywood News Site Chakpak

Wednesday, November 23, 2011 | More »

Flipkart.com has struck another deal in India – Chakpak.com, a Bollywood news site that offers updates, news, photos and videos. Techcircle.in first reported that Flipkart was in talks to acquire Chakpak.com. Incidentally, both Chakpak.com and Flipkart.com are backed by international venture c...


Flipkart May Acquire VC-backed Bollywood Site Chakpak

After acquiring book recommendation engine WeRead by Lulu and digital music firm Mallers, Inc., Flipkart Online Services Pvt Ltd might be making yet another acquisition. Techcircle.in has learnt that Flipkart is in discussions to acquire Chakpak.com, a Bollywood news portal backed by Accel Partners ...

25 October, 2011 | More »


Seventymm Bets On Merchandising; DVD Biz On Backburner

Seventymm started in 2005 as an organised DVD rental service (à la Netflix) and raised $21.4 million in funding from venture capital firms Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Matrix Partners and NEA-Indo US Ventures. But the rampant piracy of DVDs, lack of logistics infrastructure in India and growing popular...

20 September, 2011 | More »

India’s First Online Music Studio BB Music Studio Launched

Bollywood film production house Bohra Brothers Production will soon launch BB Music Studio, an online brand to promote digital music sales. Bohra Brothers Production have produced movies such as “Tanu weds Manu”, “Shaitan”, and “Not a Love Story”. The new music studio will be launched wi...

2 September, 2011 | More »

Yahoo! India Launches Free Online Movie Service Movieplex

Internet giant Yahoo India has launched moveiplex service, which will offer users to enjoy licensed full-length bollywood movies for free through Internet on demand. The company has already tied up with Shemaroo Entertainment and is in talks with various other production houses to offer more movies...

17 August, 2011 | More »

Desi Hits Eyes Funding For India Foray; Can It Score A Hit?

The US-based Desi Hits Inc–the owner of Desihits.com, which has evolved from a podcast (2006) to streaming radio show to desi Brit music website to a multi-platform lifestyle and fashion brand—is now turning to India, expecting to score a hit. The firm, which is now seeking to raise a Series...

17 December, 2010 | More »