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Paytm Payments Bank Launched – Everything you need to know about Paytm Payments Bank

Paytm finally launched the much awaited its Payments bank in India. After Vijay Shekhar Sharma secured an approval to start a payments bank in 2015, the Paytm bank was scheduled to commence operations around Diwali last year, but got delayed by several months. The

Flipkart raises $1.4 billion from Tencent, eBay & Microsoft, and acquires eBay India

The biggest investment in Flipkart’s 10-year history comes at an opportune moment for e-commerce in India. Tencent, eBay and Microsoft have made investments aggregating to $1.4 billion in Flipkart, India’s leading online marketplace. The latest funding round from the three global technology giants, at

NewsDistill is Now PublicVibe

Hyderabad based news platform NewsDistill has rebranded itself to PublicVibe. PublicVibe (formerly NewsDistill) provides instant neighborhood news starting from villages to metro cities in India. The topic based news aggregation engine categorizes entire news feed into topics and subtopics across all regional languages. So that

Sachin Tendulkar launches 100MB app – your chance to get upclose and personal with the master blaster

Indian cricket idol Sachin Tendulkar unveiled his latest endeavour 100MB, a new fan engagement mobile app. The mobile app is the one stop destination to all things related to the master blaster. 100MB is a unique mobile application, a Cricket destination that caters to

Urban Ladder Partners with HomeLane

Urban Ladder, India’s leading home furnishing brand today announced its partnership with, India’s fastest growing home-interiors startup. Through this partnership Urban Ladder’s uniquely designed furniture, ranging from living, dining, bedroom and home decor items, will be made available to customers through the HomeLane

SocialCops Launches Fellowship for Entrepreneurs to Create Data-driven Solutions for India

SocialCops announces the launch of the Data for Impact Fellowship – a program that aims to bring together enterprising future leaders and experienced government decision-makers in solving some of India’s most critical problems through the power of data. The Fellowship is a platform for all

Docplexus – a social network and knowledge sharing platform for Doctors

Nowhere is the adage ‘Knowledge Is Power’ more relevant than in the medical community. When doctors are aware of and skilled in the latest treatments and surgical procedures, they are empowered to deliver the best possible care. Docplexus, an exclusive online community of Indian

Industrial IoT Disruptor, ‘Flutura’, Raises $7.5 Million Series A Funding

Flutura Decision Sciences and Analytics (Flutura), the Industrial Internet-of-Things (I-IoT) company raised a funding of $7.5 million (approx. 51 crore), one of the largest in the Industrial Intelligence space. This Series A round is led by Vertex Ventures and supported by Lumis Partners and existing investor,

On demand rickshaw aggregator Jugnoo enters On demand food delivery business – Launches Menus

On demand auto rickshaw aggregator Jugnoo forays into On demand food delivery business. According to a report by Medianama, Jugnoo food delivery is currently available in Noida, Gurgaon, Indore, Chandigarh and Jaipur. They are planning to launch ‘Menus’ across all Jugnoo locations in India in

Best Apps of 2016 – Made in India

Google Play’s list of best Android apps in India for the year 2016 is out. There were many apps that kept us glued to our smartphones, apps that entertained us, apps that were chartbusters and the apps that brought out the beauty around us to

Freshdesk acquires data integration platform Pipemonk

Freshdesk acquired Bangalore based data integration startup Pipemonk for an undisclosed amount. Pipemonk helps small and medium business users to synchronize and move data among multiple cloud apps quickly and easily. Pipemonk (Formerly ZapStitch) was founded by Satya Padmanabham, former Yahoo and Oracle employee and – A One-stop Fashion Store for One and All

Making fashion easily accessible to consumers of every Indian city, - one of India’s online fashion stores, brings an exciting range of clothing and fashion accessories for all. Voonik, launched in March 2013, within a short span of time has become a preferred name

From Payments to Payments Bank – Paytm has got its final approval from RBI for Payments bank

Paytm, today announced that it has got the final approval from Reserve Bank of India to start its own payments bank. This will allow Paytm to offer other financial products and to boost its merchant payment network. Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma announced in

Myntra Set to Achieve 25x in Sales and Acquires 5 Lakh New Customers During End Of Reason Sale

Over 3.5 Lakh Products on Offer and Geared to Deliver 50 Lakh Items Over the Three-Day Sale, that’s the End of Reason Sales new edition in store for you. Brought to you by the fashion portal Myntra, they are ready to double the sales

5 Most Important Lessons for life from Dangal Movie

Movies are always much more than just entertainment. They motivates people, makes them to think, spread meaningful messages and of all the above, they are a medium between the story tellers and the general audience. From each movie that we see every year or

Samsung Launches ‘Samsung E.D.G.E.’, A Platform for Students to Hone their Business Acumen

Samsung India has launched Samsung E.D.G.E., a first-of-its-kind campus program, to provide a platform that gives the country’s brightest students at leading B-schools and engineering colleges an opportunity to get a head-start in their careers. The program is designed to engage with leading B-school and

Frshly offers Hot Food on the Move – Launches operations in India with automated food dispensing system

Indian Food tech start-up – ‘Frshly’ has launched its service offerings at the Bengaluru Central Railway Station and Chennai International Airport. Frshly is a first-of-its-kind automated retail marketplace that sells fresh and hot food from popular restaurant brands in the city for people who

Gaana crosses 50 Million app downloads

Gaana, the music app, announced that it has crossed 50 Million app downloads since it was launched, 4 years back. Gaana is now the biggest music and content streaming service in India and is credited with reinventing the music industry by replacing low quality

Fresh Food Concepts Secures $2 Million in Pre-series A Funding

The startup for cold-pressed juices, Fresh Food Concepts has secured $2 million in a pre-series A round led by Angel investors Siddhartha Gupta and Ashvin Chadha. This announcement comes as the Delhi-NCR-based startup moves its flagship product Juice Up into the next phase of expansion. raises a fresh round of funding from Nandan Nilekani, Helion Ventures, Omidyar Ventures and Blume Ventures

The train travelling consumer app, has raised fresh funding from existing investors including Nandan Nilekani, Helion Ventures, Omidyar Ventures and Blume Ventures. This funding round comes on the back of the round which the company has raised in March this year. Founded in