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  • Dailyhunt launches Josh, a short video app like TikTok

    Dailyhunt launches Josh. After the TikTok ban, the Indian startup ecosystem is witnessing a huge plethora of Indian short video creation & sharing platforms.

  • Aatmanirbhar.Live launched as one of India’s largest incubator for MSMEs

    Three Indian youngsters last month launched World’s largest virtual incubator in India called Aatmanirbhar.Live to contribute to $5-trillion economy

  • Ola’s COO Arun Srinivas and Senior VP Sanjiv Saddy resign

    Ola has recently witnessed the exits of two of its delegates in leadership, Arun Srinivas, the COO and Sanjiv Saddy, Senior VP at Ola.

  • Marico acquires Ahmedabad-based men’s grooming brand Beardo

    Marico, Indian FMCG behemoth today announced that it has acquired Beardo, a men’s grooming brand. The acquisition witnessed the exit of VCats.

  • Bengaluru’s Zetwerk raises $20 Mn funding from Greenoaks & Accel

    Zetwerk, a Bengaluru, India-based B2B marketplace that connects buyers and suppliers for manufacturing jobs today announced that it has raised funding

  • Milkbasket raises $5.5 Mn funding from Inflection Point Ventures

    Milkbasket is a dairy and grocery delivery startup that has reportedly raised $5.5 million earlier this week from Inflection Point Ventures.

  • 91springboard raises INR 45 Cr funding from Pearl Brook & Kuwait’s Al Nour

    91spingboard today raised INR 45 crore (around $60 million) from California’s Pearl Brook Holdings Ltd and Kuwait’s Al Nour International Holdings Company.

  • Mobility startup Rapido launches ‘Rapido Store’ logistics service

    Bengaluru-based Bike taxi startup Rapido has launched Rapido Store, a new inter-city logistics service for businesses to deliver products to consumers.

  • FabAlley’s parent raises INR 20 Cr funding from SAIF Partners and India Quotient

    High Street Essentials, the parent company of FabAlley, Indya, Zyra, the e-commerce marketplaces dedicated to women’s fashion, has raised funding

  • Mobility startup Yulu raises INR 30 crore from Silicon Valley-based VC Rocketship

    Bengaluru-based Yulu, an EV micro-mobility startup yesterday raised INR 30 crore (around $4 million) from Silicon Valley-based VC firm Rocketship.

  • Milk Mantra – Dairy foods startup raises $10 Mn in debt financing from US International DFC

    Odisha-based dairy products startup, Milk Mantra has reportedly raised $10 million in debt financing from US International DFC

  • Unacademy acquires programming platform CodeChef

    Bengaluru-based edtech platform Unacademy has reportedly acquired the programming platform CodeChef. Gaurav Munjal, the founder of Unacademy…

  • Reliance gets debt-free – Mukesh Ambani is now 9th richest person globally

    As COVID-19 pounced the Indian stock markets, Mukesh Ambani of Reliance Industries in April lost $13.2 billion in his wealth. Fortunately, he has revived…

  • MaxWholesale raises funding from IAN and Abu Dhabi’s Al Falaj

    New Delhi-based B2B e-commerce platform on Friday (19 June) raised INR 4.43 crore (around $0.6 million) from Abu Dhabi’s Al Falaj Commercial Investment

  • Zomato cancels acquisition of drone startup TechEagle

    TechEagle, a Lucknow-based drone startup which was acquihired by the foodtech giant Zomato has got its acquisition deal cancelled.