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Brick&Bolt receives $1.5 million Pre-Series A funding

13 Feb 2020

Brick&Bolt receives $1.5 million Pre-Series A funding

Brick&Bolt, a real estate start-up that provides an online marketplace for end-to-end construction services, has raised $1.5 million in a Pre-Series A round of funding.

This Bengaluru-based start-up charges Re. 1 for 1GB data

24 Jan 2020

This Bengaluru-based start-up charges Re. 1 for 1GB data

When Reliance Jio barged into India's telecom scene, mobile data prices plunged significantly, particularly for high-speed 4G.

#FinancialBytes: Five Indian neobanks you should know about

05 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: Five Indian neobanks you should know about

Neobanks are the new entrants in the fintech space that are taking the industry by a storm not only in India but across the world.

Bengaluru to London, 18,000 global job cuts at Deutsche Bank

09 Jul 2019

Bengaluru to London, 18,000 global job cuts at Deutsche Bank

On Monday, many Deutsche Bank employees left their offices as soon as they walked in, with an envelope from their German employer, attesting their termination.

Soon, Paytm will let you invest in shares: Here's how

02 Apr 2019

Soon, Paytm will let you invest in shares: Here's how

India's leading payments giant Paytm is gearing up to bring its next offering on the table - Stock Broking.

This Bengaluru woman has written 700+ exams for the differently-abled

17 Mar 2019

This Bengaluru woman has written 700+ exams for the differently-abled

Pushpa NM is the real life hero Indian education system needs.

#CareerBytes: Best start-up internship offers for engineers in Bengaluru

29 Nov 2018

#CareerBytes: Best start-up internship offers for engineers in Bengaluru

Interning at big-name companies is a dream for many, but taking internships at start-ups may be an even better idea as one can gain a lot, including better practical experience and exposure.

Deliveries for India-made Ather electric-scooter to begin from September 11

09 Sep 2018

Deliveries for India-made Ather electric-scooter to begin from September 11

Months after launching its Ather 450 and Ather 340 electric scooters in India, Ather Energy has now announced the delivery dates of the former.

AirAsia India inducts 19th aircraft; needs one more for international-operations

29 Aug 2018

AirAsia India inducts 19th aircraft; needs one more for international-operations

AirAsia India today announced the induction of 19th aircraft in its fleet and said it will add two new routes to its flight network from October.

Beware! After bank-accounts, cyber hackers are now targeting your webcams

29 Jul 2018

Beware! After bank-accounts, cyber hackers are now targeting your webcams

Cyber frauds are passé. The latest cyber-crime is webcam-hacking.

Bengaluru:Woman loses Rs. 16,000 while trying to save Rs. 317

27 Jul 2018

Bengaluru:Woman loses Rs. 16,000 while trying to save Rs. 317

A Bengaluru-based woman got the biggest shock after she made a payment of Rs. 317 mistakenly and while trying to retrieve it, lost Rs. 16,000 to hackers.

Bengaluru girl to represent India at International Biology Olympiad

16 Jun 2018

Bengaluru girl to represent India at International Biology Olympiad

A Bengaluru-based girl has been selected to represent India at the famed International Biology Olympiad 2018.

7 start-ups that are currently hiring in Bengaluru

07 Jun 2018

7 start-ups that are currently hiring in Bengaluru

The tech capital of India, Bengaluru, is home to some of India's best companies to work for.

Xiaomi looking to buy stake in fin-tech start-up ZestMoney

10 Apr 2018

Xiaomi looking to buy stake in fin-tech start-up ZestMoney

According to reports, Xiaomi is looking to buy a stake in fin-tech start-up ZestMoney.

AirAsia India expands its fleet size to 18 planes

08 Apr 2018

AirAsia India expands its fleet size to 18 planes

AirAsia India has expanded its fleet size to 18 planes with the induction of a new Airbus A320, which will help it add new routes and enhance the frequency between Kolkata and Bagdogra.

How start-ups are opening up options for women

09 Mar 2018

How start-ups are opening up options for women

Following the birth of her daughter, Aarthi Kannan ended her successful stint as Vice-President of a multinational finance company in London.

Co-living start-up raises Rs. 12 crore in latest funding round

23 Feb 2018

Co-living start-up raises Rs. 12 crore in latest funding round

A technology-driven platform named CoLive that offers rentable branded and serviced homes have raised Rs. 12 crore in its latest funding round.

Swiggy raises Rs. 642cr in its biggest funding round

08 Feb 2018

Swiggy raises Rs. 642cr in its biggest funding round

Bengaluru-based food delivery start-up Swiggy has raised $100mn (a little over Rs. 642.5 crore) in a Series F funding round led by South African media conglomerate Naspers joined by Chinese e-commerce platform Meituan-Dianping.

Walmart to acquire minority stake in Flipkart, compete with Amazon-India

31 Jan 2018

Walmart to acquire minority stake in Flipkart, compete with Amazon-India

The world's largest retailer, US-based Walmart Stores, is in advanced discussions to buy a significant minority stake in India's leading e-commerce company Flipkart, reported Economic Times.

Paytm to become a $10bn start-up after secondary share sale

28 Jan 2018

Paytm to become a $10bn start-up after secondary share sale

The valuation of home-grown digital payments giant Paytm, owned by Noida-based One97 Communications, is likely to jump to $10bn after some existing and former employees sell a part of their shares to new investors, including Canada-based Discovery Capital. Information about other investors isn't available yet.

This Engineering graduate is India's first differently-abled model

08 Dec 2017

This Engineering graduate is India's first differently-abled model

26-year old, Mahalakshmi Mahadev, could possibly be India's first differently-abled TV model. The Bengaluru-based woman breaks the stigma by featuring in a 44-second advertisement for a textile brand, according to a report by NDTV.

Wipro Q4 numbers show decent gains, steady pace

26 Apr 2017

Wipro Q4 numbers show decent gains, steady pace

The IT industry's growth trajectory, as reflected by Q4 results of TCS and Infosys, has been an uninspiring one.

Hyderabad, India's first 'Giga City', gets 1GBPS internet plan

31 Mar 2017

Hyderabad, India's first 'Giga City', gets 1GBPS internet plan

Hyderabad has become India's first 'Giga City' with the launch of ACT Fibernet's 1 GBPS broadband internet services.

Investors pump in Rs 102 crore in Urban Ladder

18 Feb 2017

Investors pump in Rs 102 crore in Urban Ladder

The Bengaluru-based online furniture store Urban ladder has raised about Rs 102 crore in a Series E round from existing and new investors.

BigBasket looks to expand products and private labels next year

23 Dec 2016

BigBasket looks to expand products and private labels next year

Online grocery platform BigBasket is eyeing further expansion into private labels and introducing a new range of products across its portal.

Shuttler Sindhu stuns! Storms into the final

19 Aug 2016

Shuttler Sindhu stuns! Storms into the final

India is assured of another Olympic medal as badminton player PV Sindhu beat Japan's Nozomi Okuhara in the women's badminton singles semi-finals.

HealthKart raises over Rs.80 crore from Sequoia, Kae Capital

03 Aug 2016

HealthKart raises over Rs.80 crore from Sequoia, Kae Capital

HealthKart reportedly raised Rs.80 crore from existing investors Sequoia Capital and Kae Capital, along with other investors in a Series E funding round, according to documents with the Registrar of Companies.