Reviews42 Secures $5 mn from Tiger Global

Reviews42 Secures $5 mn from Tiger Global

Price comparison and product discovery engine Reviews42 has raised $5 mn in funding from Tiger Global and existing investors Blume ventures & Nirvana venture Advisors.

Indian Startup Funding Report 2014Q2: Deals Pick Up Pace; E-Commerce Continues to Suck Money In

Indian Startup Funding Report 2014Q2: Deals Pick Up Pace; E-Commerce Continues to Suck Money In

Technology and tech enabled companies in India raised over Rs 4052 cr ($675 mn) from venture capitalists and other investors in the second quarter of 2014, according to the data we’ve compiled.

The Sheryl Sandberg Visit & What NaMo Should Really Lean On Facebook For

The Sheryl Sandberg Visit & What NaMo Should Really Lean On Facebook For

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg yesterday. The goody goody reports are all over the papers today.

Stop Talking About Leaky Roof. Here, Free Wi-Fi: Mumbai Metro

Stop Talking About Leaky Roof. Here, Free Wi-Fi: Mumbai Metro

Almost as if to say, enough about our leaky roofs, Mumbai Metro’s just tweeted out some good news. There’s going to be free wi-fi at stations. Free is not completely free though.

Priyanka Chopra Does AMA on Reddit. Answers Nothing

Priyanka Chopra Does AMA on Reddit. Answers Nothing

So Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra a.k.a Piggy Chops went on a Reddit outing. Since Anurag Kashyaps super cool Ask Me Anything went well, Redditors were kicked about this one.

GovTech India : The New Government is Serious About These 3 Things

GovTech India : The New Government is Serious About These 3 Things

India’s new IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad spent a couple of hours listening to product startups and folks from ISPIRT yesterday. Here are the 3 key takeaways.

Walmart Pilots Wholesale E-Commerce in Hyderabad & Lucknow

Walmart Pilots Wholesale E-Commerce in Hyderabad & Lucknow

American retail giant Walmart has launched its pilot e-commerce operations in India, a $450 bn retail market it has been eyeing for long.

Affordable Learning Startup Hippocampus Secures Rs 14.4 cr Funding

Affordable Learning Startup Hippocampus Secures Rs 14.4 cr Funding

Education startup Hippocampus has raised an additional $2.4 mn from the Asian Development Bank and Khosla Impact. Existing investor Unitus Seed Fund also participated in the round.

Yay! The New IRCTC Rail Ticketing Booking Platform Works!

Yay! The New IRCTC Rail Ticketing Booking Platform Works!

The new update, called Next Generation E-ticketing System, seems to be quite snappy, even during peak hours.

Hyderabad Based Advantage One Group Acquires MakeMyJob

Hyderabad Based Advantage One Group Acquires MakeMyJob

Hiring firm MakeMyJob has been acquired by Hyderabad based Advantage One Group, a staffing and recruitment company with over 250 employees.