Price comparison and product discovery engine Reviews42 has raised $5 mn in funding from Tiger Global and existing investors Blume ventures & Nirvana venture Advisors.
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.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg yesterday. The goody goody reports are all over the papers today.
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.
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.
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.
American retail giant Walmart has launched its pilot e-commerce operations in India, a $450 bn retail market it has been eyeing for long.
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.
The new update, called Next Generation E-ticketing System, seems to be quite snappy, even during peak hours.
Hiring firm MakeMyJob has been acquired by Hyderabad based Advantage One Group, a staffing and recruitment company with over 250 employees.
Data analytics company Mu Sigma has acquired social media analytics company Webfluenz, a Singapore based company which counts companies like American Express & Nivea among its clients.
Continuing its international expansion, restaurant search and discovery service Zomato has acquired Menumania.co.nz, a New Zealand based restaurant discovery service for an undisclosed amount.
Consumer feedback platform Akosha has raised a total funding of $5.2 million from Sequoia Capital including a seed round that happened earlier, the company said.
Globo an enterprise mobility player has acquired Sourcebits! The company, listed on London's junior exchange, announced the acquisition today.
Online trip planning startup TripHobo has secured an undisclosed amount of Series A funding from Kalaari Capital, the company said.