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  • Facebook may not Launch Libra Cryptocurrency in India

    Libra, the new cryptocurrency currently co-owned by 27 corporates and investors including Facebook, Visa, Uber and Ribbit Capital; may not be launched in India…

  • 5 Indian Startups Won 35 Lakh in Startup India – WhatsApp Grand Challenge

    WhatsApp and Invest India on Tuesday selected 5 Indian startups who would receive INR 35 lakh each to develop country-first products…

  • The CMO Network Conference – 18th July 2019

    The CMO Network conference is the one roof for any budding entrepreneur, startup or business to learn, get inspired and networked with relevant personalities…

  • Arzooo.com Raises $1 Million from Dubai’s Jabbar Internet Group

    Arzooo.com, the Indian reverse auction-based e-commerce platform launched by the two Flipkart’s former executives Khushnud Khan and Rishi…

  • Digital Currencies need Regulation, not a Ban

    The Centre’s reported plans to criminalise cryptocurrencies – 10 years in jail for holding, selling or dealing in cryptocurrencies – seem a tad excessive…

  • Facebook Invests in Indian Social Commerce Startup Meesho

    Facebook announced today about its investment in Indian social commerce startup Meesho that connects buyers and sellers over social platforms…

  • RBI Denies Knowledge, Involvement in Draft Bill to Ban Cryptocurrency

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has denied having any knowledge or involvement in a draft government bill that would ban cryptocurrencies…

  • [Startup Funding] Indian travel startup Airblack raises $1.5m

    Gurugram-based social travel startup Airblack has just raised $1.5 million in seed funding from the venture capital firm SAIF Partners…

  • Jio Lays off 5000 Employees and workers for cost cutting

    Private sector telecom giant Reliance Jio Infocomm has laid off a large number of contractual workers and some permanent workers to reduce the costs…

  • InfoEdge in Talks to Acquire iimjobs parent Highorbit Careers

    Info Edge Ltd, which owns online job portal Naukri, on Tuesday said it will acquire Highorbit Careers, which operates job portals iimjobs.com and hirist.com…