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.

Online Consumer Forum Akosha Secures $5.2 mn from Sequoia Capital

Online Consumer Forum Akosha Secures $5.2 mn from Sequoia Capital

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.

Online Trip Planning Site TripHobo Secures Series A Funding From Kalaari Capital

Online Trip Planning Site TripHobo Secures Series A Funding From Kalaari Capital

Online trip planning startup TripHobo has secured an undisclosed amount of Series A funding from Kalaari Capital, the company said.

MeraEvents Secures $1 mn From OMICS International; To Raise $4 mn More

MeraEvents Secures $1 mn From OMICS International; To Raise $4 mn More

Event ticketing & solutions company MeraEvents has raised $1 mn from OMICS International, a company which publishes open access journals and organizes science conferences across the world.

Helpshift Secures $10mn in Series A Funding Led By Intel Capital

Helpshift Secures $10mn in Series A Funding Led By Intel Capital

Mobile CRM provider, Helpshift has closed its Series A financing round of $10 million, taking the total amount of funding raised so far to $13.2 milliom.

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Kerala Electricity Board to Give Seed Money to 6 Startup Ideas

The state run electricity board in Kerala has earmarked Rs 1.5 cr to fund innovative ideas in the power sector.

Overcart, An E-commerce Store for Unboxed & Used Items Secures Series A Funding

Overcart, An E-commerce Store for Unboxed & Used Items Secures Series A Funding

Online marketplace Overcart has closed Series A investment led by serial entrepreneur K Ganesh’s GrowthStory with follow on investment from GSF.

South African Conglomorate Naspers Now Owns 17.7% in Flipkart

South African Conglomorate Naspers Now Owns 17.7% in Flipkart

South African media conglomerate Naspers now owns 17.7% of Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce company.

Cisco Investments Allocates $40 mn to Back Indian Product Startups; Covacsis, Mobstac Get Funded

Cisco Investments Allocates $40 mn to Back Indian Product Startups; Covacsis, Mobstac Get Funded

Cisco investments, the venture capital arm of Cisco today announced the allocation of $40 mn to fund early-stage firms in India.

Housing Raises Rs 115 cr Funding; Here's Why They're Killing It

Housing Raises Rs 115 cr Funding; Here’s Why They’re Killing It

Real estate classifieds portal Housing.com has raised Rs 115 cr in a round of investment led by Helion Venture partners & Qualcomm Ventures. Existing investor Nexus Venture Partners also participated in the round.