As redBus Founders Exit, Ibibogroup Appoints New Management

Online bus ticketing company redBus has appointed Prakash Sangam as their new chief executive, as its founders make way for the new management.

Now Buy Domestic Travel Insurance When you Book Tickets on redBus

Now you can buy a travel insurance while you book a ticket on online bus ticketing site redBus. The company just launched this new feature.

Why Did redBus Launch Hotel Booking?

redBus is adding hotel booking to its offering. On the site, now you can search and book hotels across India. The feature is still in Beta and redBus hasn’t made a formal announcement yet.

Forum Roundup: redBus Exit & Its Impact; Android Timeline; Phones Then and Now & More

The past week saw some interesting discussions on our forum. Here’s one, for example: redBus made a huge exit this year, a deal worth Rs 800cr. What was the impact? Is redBus changing the industry?

News Roundup: redBus launches iOS app; MEA Launches Passport App for Windows

Online bus ticketing company redBus has launched its iOS application. The Ministry of External Affairs had launched the mPassport Seva mobile app for Windows and Apple iOS.

Government to Launch National Transport Portal With Busindia; Big Blow to redBus & Co?

In what could be a big blow to online bus ticketing services like redBus, the Indian government is launching an integrated national transport portal with a private partner.

busIndia Claims it is Bigger than redBus; Looking to Raise Rs 200 cr PE Funding

Ticketing portal busIndia.com is planning to raise over Rs 200 cr from private equity funds, according to a new report Venu Myneni, the Chairman & CEO of busIndia.com’s parent company Radiant Info told Business Line that several PE funds have…

News Roundup: Olacabs Launches Luxury Service; Alok Goel Quits redBus to Become CEO of Freecharge

Close on the heels of Uber’s launch in Bangalore, venture backed Olacabs has launched “Ola Luxury,” a premium car hire service. Alok Goel, former Chief Operating Officer of redBus has joined the Freecharge to take over the mantle from Kunal Shah, the Founder & CEO.