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Women-focused media startup POPxo raises $2.7 mn from GREE Ventures, others

Thursday, March 16, 2017 | More »

Women-focused media startup POPxo raises $2.7 mn from GREE Ventures
POPxo.com, a digital publication targeted at young women, has raised $2.7 million in a Series B funding round led by Japanese venture capital firm GREE Ventures with participation from its existing investors Kalaari Capital and IDG Ventures India. The company will invest the fresh capital on product...

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Six startups that make life easier for women

Finding a job after a prolonged professional gap or locating a hygienic toilet in a crowded market can be a daunting task for women. However, a lot of startups are coming up with innovative and tech-enabled solutions to address these challenges and many more. These startups aim to tap into a market ...

8 March, 2017 | More »

Meet five women entrepreneurs who overcame the odds

Meet five women entrepreneurs who overcame the odds

Taking up entrepreneurship is not easy but it is no longer alien to women in India. Many women have made a mark in the startup ecosystem and have shown what it takes to live their dream. Be it in e-commerce, fashion or digital payments, these women are scripting a success story despite social and cu...

8 March, 2017 | More »

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Hiring portal iimjobs.com raises $2 mn in Series A funding

Job portal iimjobs.com, run by Highorbit Careers Pvt. Ltd, has secured $2 million (Rs 13 crore) in its Series A round of funding led by early-stage investment firm India Quotient. Tracxn Labs and Calcutta Angels also participated in this round, founder Tarun Matta said. “This round gives us the ab...

9 November, 2016 | More »

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What keeps top angel investors going?

If you think Binny Bansal, the co-founder of India’s largest e-tailer Flipkart, is only interested in online retail space, you could not be more wrong. Bansal is as interested in aerospace and defence, healthcare, technology & equipment and leisure products, as he is in online retail, if you g...

1 November, 2016 | More »

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Wherever we find relevance, we will acquire, says Sheroes’ Sairee Chahal

A community platform, a career destination, a guide in all spheres of life, Sheroes aims to be a one-stop shop for women for all their personal and professional needs. It currently has a one million strong community of women, who come together to share experiences, use resources for self-development...

13 October, 2016 | More »

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Sheroes acquires job portal for women Gharkamai

Women-focussed career platform Sheroes has acquired Gharkamai.com, an online platform which helps stay-at-home professional women find work, for an undisclosed amount. “Sheroes helps women to take control of their careers, whether it is home based, part-time, or full time. We are very excited and ...

7 October, 2016 | More »

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Women-focused jobs portal Sheroes gets $1.8 mn from Lumis Partners, others

Sheroes, a career platform for women, has raised Rs 12 crore in a Series A round of funding led by Gurgaon-based investment firm Lumis Partners. The HR Fund, angel investor Rajul Garg and existing investor Raghav Bahl-led Quintillion Media also participated in the round, according to a press stateme...

2 August, 2016 | More »

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Outlook 2016: 12 women entrepreneurs to watch out for

Even as the Bansals and the Yadavs hogged the limelight for the most part of 2015, there was a set of women entrepreneurs silently toiling away to take their startups to the next level. Be it e-commerce or fin-tech, these women did not shy away from the wave of entrepreneurship sweeping the country....

20 January, 2016 | More »