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  • Anil Valluri joins Google Cloud India as Senior Director

    Google Cloud has reportedly appointed Anil Valluri as Senior Director for Google Cloud in India. The announcement came yesterday

  • Bengaluru-based HealthPlix raises $6 Mn in Series B round led by JSW Ventures

    Bengaluru-based healthtech startup HealthPlix yesterday raised $6 million in a Series B round led by JSW Ventures with participation from existing investors

  • Gurugram-based Yolo Bus raises $3.3 Mn in a Series-A round from Nexus Venture Partners

    India’s Yolo Bus that standardises inter-city bus travel, today announced that the company has raised $3.3 million in a Series-A round led by Nexus Venture

  • Wooden Street – Jaipur-based custom furniture startup scoops $3 Mn funding

    Jaipur, India-based custom furniture startup Wooden Street on Tuesday (June 2) raised $3 million in a Series A funding round from the Indian Angel Network

  • BookMyShow lays off 270 employees

    India’s online ticket-booking platform BookMyShow has reportedly let go its 270 employees in a wake of economic crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Enactus NSUT launches Project KITABAT to revive art of Urdu and Arabic Calligraphy

    A group of NSUT students have set out to revive the intricate art of Urdu and Arabic Calligraphy through Project Kitabat.

  • Groupe SEB India appoints ex-Reynolds country manager Ashish Kakkar as the CEO for India

    Groupe SEB, a French small domestic appliance maker announced that the company has appointed Ashish Kakkar as the CEO for India operations.

  • [Exclusive] Biogreen develops a transparent biodegradable face mask

    Bengaluru, India-based biotechnology startup Biogreen today told LAFFAZ that the company has developed a biodegradable and transparent face mask.

  • Gurugram-based SaaS startup SirionLabs raises $44 Mn from Tiger Global

    The Gurugram, Haryana-based SaaS company SirionLabs has raised $44 million from Tiger Global Management and Avatar Growth Capital in a Series C round.

  • Gurugram-based Intello Labs scoops $5.9 Mn from Saama Capital

    Gurugram-based agritech startup, Intello Labs on Wednesday (May 13) raised $5.9 million in a Series A round led by the early-stage investor Saama Capital.