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Startup NEWS, Dec 10, 2019

1. MX Player Most Exciting And Scary Investment For Us: Times Internet’s Miten Sampat Miten Sampat, the chief strategy officer ...
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Startup NEWS, Dec 9, 2019

1. BharatNet-II Deploys 18,000 Km Optical Fibre Network In Ten Months In Gujarat Under the BharatNet-II initiative, the government said ...
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Startup NEWS, Dec 7, 2019

1. 800+ Dishes, 140K Meals: How RoboChef Is Eliminating Human Chefs From The Restaurant Industry Chennai-based RoboChef claims to be ...
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Startup NEWS, Dec 6, 2019

1. Govt Says 194 Defence Tech Startups Under ‘Startup India’; Reveals iDEX Data These startups are working in aeronautics, aerospace ...
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Startup NEWS, Dec 5, 2019

1. Oppo takes startup route to build local services; says filed 5G patents from India The handset maker had recently ...
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Startup NEWS, Dec 4, 2019

1. UPI cash withdrawals in Bank of India soon Public sector lender Bank of India (BoI) has already introduced this ...
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Startup NEWS, Dec 3, 2019

1. Cyber Monday shoppers on track to hit a record $9.4 billion, Adobe Analytics says.  As of 9:00 a.m. New ...
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Startup NEWS, Dec 2, 2019

1. IT services, tech startups put India on route to AI: ETILC For artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms to ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 29, 2019

1. P&G India Launches $27.9 Mn Fund To Support Cleantech Startups P&G said that the fund is in line with ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 28, 2019

1. This Indian startup is offering a ‘sleep internship’ where you can nap for 9 hours and get paid ₹1 ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 27, 2019

 1. Amazon deal flop: New York governor called ’embarrassment’ in flood of hate mail The three-term Democratic governor’s office was ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 26, 2019

1. WhatsApp Invests $250,000 Into Indian Startup Ecosystem The investment will provide 500 startups approved by the Department of Industrial ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 25, 2019

1. Paytm gets $1 billion top-up in the latest financing round Paytm said it had raised $1 bn in a ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 23, 2019

1. These 22-year-old space tech enthusiasts have their eyes on the moon Starting off in May 2018, Pixxel claims to ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 22, 2019

1. OYO appoints Betsy Atkins as an independent director As an independent member of the board, Betsy will play a ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 21, 2019

1. Chinese VCs bring what money can’t buy for startups Chinese investors are connecting portfolio firms to other investors from ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 20, 2019

1. TikTok is aiming at a bigger audience than U.S. Senators For TikTok to be a true success, it needs ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 19, 2019

1. Jeff Bezos to visit India in January may meet PM Modi The Amazon chief is likely to make a ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 18, 2019

1. Telegram takes off in India as startups drive adoption According to Prabhu Ram, Head, Industry Intelligence Group at CyberMedia ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 15, 2019

1. India second in seeking user information from Facebook Facebook said, based on the circumstances, it may voluntarily disclose information ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 14, 2019

1. From Oyo to Uber, how SoftBank’s $100 billion has left the startup ecosystem weaker Flush with cash, entrepreneurs operated ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 13, 2019

1. From Oyo to Uber, how SoftBank’s $100 billion left workers in a hole Many young companies used SoftBank’s cash ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 12, 2019

1. Paytm plans to invest Rs 500 crore in tech startups The company said it expects to employ technology across ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 11, 2019

1. Alibaba Singles’ Day sales touch $1 billion in 1 minute, $16.3 billion in less than 90 minutes Alibaba is ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 9, 2019

1. Fret no more. Flying taxis may soon help you beat traffic congestion German developer Lilium has announced that their ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 8, 2019

1. Tech Mahindra and Israeli startup Atidot collaborate on AI-based insurance solution Through this partnership, the companies will provide a ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 7, 2019

1. Bull run for private technology funding market coming to an end: Softbank’s Deep Nishar Nishar said the debacle at ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 6, 2019

1. Inside the high-stakes race to build the world’s first flying taxi Lilium, which has raised more than $100 million ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 5, 2019

1. Cheating case against Oyo founder Ritesh Agarwal, 6 others The complainant, a Bengaluru hotelier, had alleged that Oyo had ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 4, 2019

1. The real reason why Uber moved in: To simplify tax math Earlier this month, Uber restructured and moved its ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 2, 2019

1. Flipkart’s FY19 revenue up 42% to Rs 43,615 crore In the previous financial year, Flipkart Group’s total revenue increased ...
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Startup NEWS, Nov 1, 2019

1. Paytm Mall’s loses contract 35% in FY19, revenue up 25% While Paytm’s e-commerce unit was able to show a ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 31, 2019

1. Hyundai, Kia’s $300 million funding in Ola and its electric arm gets CCI nod The CCI had initially deemed ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 30, 2019

1. DPIIT to soon approach cabinet for Startup India Vision 2024 The department has proposed measures like easing regulatory requirements ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 26, 2019

1. Early Diwali hurts Amazon’s Q3 growth According to analysts, Amazon and rival Flipkart sold goods worth $3 billion, or ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 25, 2019

1. Tech Mahindra collaborates with Quantoz on blockchain as a service The solution, Quasar, will also enable the integration of ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 24, 2019

1. Google Pay net jumps 83% to Rs 33 lakh The firm also reported a jump of 100% in its ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 23, 2019

1. Uber Technologies will not dial down on its food delivery service-Uber Eats in India Earlier this month, ET reported ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 22, 2019

1. Walmart CEO writes to PM, seeks a stable business environment The letter comes in wake of Flipkart and rival ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 21, 2019

1. Amazon, Flipkart will take at least a year to build supply chain capabilities: BigBasket’s Hari Menon “This is very ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 19, 2019

1. Rajiv Bajaj scorns at EV startups, launches electric Chetak He was talking at the launch of their company’s Chetak ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 18, 2019

1. OYO announces the launch of an online travel portal for travel agents Over the course of the last four ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 17, 2019

1. Cars24 has closed $100 million in Series D funding Lead investors Unbound and KCK Global put in $25 million ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 16, 2019

1. Uber India lays off 10-15% of its staff, ops may be hit These terminations will impact all of Uber’s ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 15, 2019

1. Ratan Tata to invest in Tork Motors Tork Motors is gearing up to launch its flagship electric motorcycle in ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 14, 2019

1. Paytm to cut losses by 33% to $400 million: Vijay Shekhar Sharma Paytm has completely cut incentives on P2P ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 12, 2019

1. Ad-tech startup OneOneDay raises $1.3 million in pre-series A round The company lets users watch ads that they like ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 11, 2019

1. InnovationQore launches in India with Rs 50 crore funding start InnovationQore is in talks to raise more from private ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 10, 2019

1. Eye on India, Inventus Cap closes third fund at Rs 369 crore The latest investment vehicle has been backed ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 9, 2019

1. Government to fund 100 startups to use its translation platform MeitY has started work on a natural language translation ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 8, 2019

1. Oyo founder Ritesh Agarwal investing $700 m in $1.5-B fresh round Investment to be routed via RA Hospitality and ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 7, 2019

1. Bansal, Poonawallas to invest Rs 100 crore in lending company U Gro U Gro will use the funds to ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 5, 2019

1. Paytm First Games raises $20 million for expansion This fund-raise will support the company’s ambition to scale its operations, ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 4, 2019

1. Startups turn to AI improve teaching quality at government-run schools The quality of teaching, especially English-language education in government ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 3, 2019

1. Startups have it easy for defence deals up to Rs 150 cr While startups can bid for smaller deals, ...
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Startup NEWS, Oct 1, 2019

1. Rolls-Royce announces the first cohort of its Startup Accelerator Programme The final startups were identified through a rigorous selection ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 30, 2019

1. Startups can find solutions to problems faced by India: Paytm senior executive “Entrepreneurs in India can identify any problem ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 27, 2019

1. Become profitable, stop gimmicks. Softbank’s Son gives ‘very public lesson’ to startup founders WeWork isn’t SoftBank’s first intervention. Its ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 26, 2019

1. Big tech regulation shouldn’t sweep up startups, Uber CEO says ​​Tough regulation could stifle innovation and block the next ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 25, 2019

1. Reliance-backed Haptik acquires conversational commerce platform Buzzo.ai Buzzo.ai joins Reliance Jio-backed Haptik to address the $80 billion voice commerce ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 24, 2019

1. Indian-origin entrepreneur’s startup leads London fintech boom Among fintech investment deals on a global level, London has taken top ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 23, 2019

1. Avataar Venture Partners to invest $300 million in B2B and SaaS companies Avataar Venture Partners will typically put in ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 21, 2019

1. Karnataka HC stops HipBar’s door delivery of booze Earlier in the year, HipBar filed a writ challenging the withdrawal ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 20, 2019

1. Paytm invests Rs 250 crore to boost its travel business The company claimed that it sells more than six ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 19, 2019

1. Big billions riding on small businesses Digitizing small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India is likely to be an ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 18, 2019

1. Tech companies launch ‘Hyderabad Fintech Forum’ Hyderabad Fintech Forum (HFF), a platform for the exchange of ideas on technology ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 17, 2019

1. Flipkart announces the partnership with Japanese brand Miniso MINISO India plans to bring their merchandise ranging from household and ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 16, 2019

1. Deep tech startups win over ‘patient’ VC funds VCs have been pooling in more money in a higher number ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 13, 2019

1. Indian ethical hacker helps Uber fix a flaw in its app that exposed user numbers, email. Anand Prakash is ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 12, 2019

1. Former Discovery India head’s EdTech startup raises $10 million in Series A round Nexus Venture Partners, Omidyar Network India, ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 11, 2019

1. Amazon opens its homepage to display ads WATCH OUT: Firm is in a race with Google and Facebook for ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 10, 2019

1. SoftBank pushes WeWork to postpone its contentious IPO SoftBank has invested a total of about $10.65 billion into the New ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 9, 2019

1. Singapore has become a fulcrum for India’s economic policies: S Jaishankar Around 20 percent of India’s investments came from ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 7, 2019

1. India’s domestic market for computer services to grow faster than exports: UN report The first-ever Digital Economy Report said the ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 6, 2019

1. Google adds UPI as a new payment option on Play Store  The addition of UPI as a payment option on ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 5, 2019

1. UPI transactions top 900 million in August  July saw 822 million transactions; use may touch 1 billion in the upcoming ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 4, 2019

1. Matrix leads first funding round in neo bank Yelo  BENGALURU: New-age digital banking services provider Yelo has raised its first ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 3, 2019

1.E-TAILERS LOOK TO BEAT SLOWDOWN BLUES RIDING ON FESTIVE HIGHS Flipkart will kick off the season sale by holding its ...
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Startup NEWS, Sep 2, 2019

1. Goa govt certifies 17 startups under state policy The announcement was made by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant while chairing ...
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Startup NEWS, August 30, 2019

1. Flipkart close to investing $40M in logistics startup Shadowfax If the deal goes through, it will be Flipkart’s third ...
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Startup NEWS, August 29, 2019

1. Flipkart partners with Authentic Brands to license and distribute Nautica in India The Flipkart group, which includes Flipkart.com and ...
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Startup NEWS, August 28, 2019

1. VCs ready tools to plant seeds in startup ground According to startup industry tracker Tracxn, the money poured into ...
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Startup NEWS, August 27, 2019

1. Cred closes $120m round as valuation jumps to $450m Freecharge founder Kunal Shah, who launched Cred as his second ...
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Startup NEWS, August 26, 2019

1. Govt & entrepreneurs discuss the state of play in startup world Union minister for Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal ...
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Startup NEWS, August 24, 2019

1. Fly high, without fear: Ministers to startups IT minister Prasad salutes entrepreneurial spirit of young Indians; commerce minister Goyal ...
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Startup NEWS, August 23, 2019

1. Small startups with turnover up to Rs 25 cr to get promised tax holiday: CBDT The turnover limit for ...
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Startup NEWS, August 22, 2019

1. Small startups may not get promised tax holiday The exemptions are subject to the startup meeting conditions specified by ...
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Startup NEWS, August 21, 2019

1. Internet can solve problems that have never been solved before: Vidit Aatrey, Founder, Meesho Once people figure out the ...
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Startup NEWS, August 20, 2019

1. Accel leads $8m round in goal-setting startup Ally The company plans to use the fresh capital to build its ...
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Startup NEWS, August 19, 2019

1. Paytm rejigs its top deck, CFO Madhur Deora named President The Citigroup veteran, who joined the digital payments company ...
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Startup NEWS, August 14, 2019

1. Fintech counts on content to keep investors hooked Fintech startups offering stocks and mutual fund investments are leaning on ...
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Startup NEWS, August 13, 2019

1. VCs set out to raise fresh capital in India There are close to a dozen seed and series A ...
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Startup NEWS, August 12, 2019

1. Ant Financial may set terms for Zomato’s $500 million round When Zomato last raised capital from Ant Financial, it ...
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Startup NEWS, August 9, 2019

1. Top VCs cut big cheques for idea stage startups Returning entrepreneurs, who have been a rare breed in India, ...
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Startup NEWS, August 8, 2019

1. UPI usage soars, but Paytm share sinks Company cedes market share to Google Pay, PhonePe which registered around 300 ...
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Startup NEWS, August 7, 2019

1. SoftBank looks to move on with Indian mobility sector SoftBank’s interest in the new mobility space can be gauged ...
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Startup NEWS, August 6, 2019

1. BlackRock is back to lead $53 million round in GoWork GoWork will use the proceeds towards expansion, marketing and ...
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Startup NEWS, August 5, 2019

1. Myntra ex-chief Narayanan may check into Medlife as CEO Former Myntra-Jabong CEO Ananth Narayanan is finalising a move to ...
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Startup NEWS, August 03, 2019

1. Amazon Web Service to help startups in social sectors Rahul Sharma, president-public sector (India) of Amazon Internet Services Private ...
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Startup NEWS, August 02, 2019

1. Walmart likely to soon put $50 million into NinjaCart NinjaCart, which raised $90 million in a financing round led ...
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Startup NEWS, August 01, 2019

1. In Kerala, India’s space tech startups prepare for lift off Known for its tranquil backwaters and palm-lined beaches, the ...
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Startup NEWS, July 31, 2019

1. Uber cuts 400 jobs globally, 20-25 in India After debuting in May at $45 for the initial public offering ...
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Startup NEWS, July 30, 2019

1. PhonePe gets a Rs 698 crore topup from Singapore parent The battle in the digital payments space has intensified, ...
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Startup NEWS, July 29, 2019

1. Udaan to raise $500 million, valuation may climb 2x to $2.2 billion Udaan, an online marketplace that caters to ...
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Startup NEWS, July 26, 2019

1. Bank of Baroda to chase 1,000 startups with loans The bank hopes that they can these extra services will ...
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Startup NEWS, July 25, 2019

1. 254 startups get Rs 1,700 crore investment from AFI  As many as 254 startups have received investment to the ...
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Startup NEWS, July 24, 2019

1. Crypto startups say panel clueless about ledger technology The committee, led by Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Garg, has proposed jail ...
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Startup NEWS, July 23, 2019

1. TPG leads $50m round in Five Star Business Finance  #Fintech continues to hold the attention of investors with NBFC Five ...
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Startup NEWS, July 22, 2019

1. Signed, sealed, Delhivered: ET Startup Awards 2019 zeroes in on the best of Indian startups  Logistics and supply chain ...
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Startup NEWS, July 20, 2019

1. ShopClues lays off 200 people to cut costs  #E-commerce platform ShopClues has laid off about 200 employees as it ...
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Startup NEWS, July 19, 2019

1. India’s startup scene isn’t as sexy as China’s, but it’s growing  #India’s four largest unicorns are in online payments, #e-commerce, ...
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Startup NEWS, 18 July, 2019

1. New boost for UK and India’s startup sectors The Go Global programme is a successful innovation scheme supporting #startups to ...
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Startup NEWS, 17 July, 2019

1. TikTok parent eyeing content startup deals in big push into India ByteDance plans to replicate its China playbook in ...
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Startup NEWS, 16 July, 2019

1. ET Startup Awards 2019: Feting the best among entrepreneurs  The awards are in eight categories, including the #Startup of ...
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Startup NEWS, July 15, 2019

1. Fusion energy startups see renewables leaving a gap in power market Countries with limited space and poor solar conditions like ...
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Startup NEWS, July 12, 2019

1. Samsung invests in four startups, has plans to fund 100 more  The company has already lined up its next few ...
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Startup NEWS, July 11, 2019

1. Tiger Global fuels India’s startup boom with deal-making spree SoftBank Group Corp. and its Vision Fund, for instance, have invested ...
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Startup NEWS, 9 July, 2019

1. Kerala to hold women startup summit  Kerala has 13 per cent of women participation in the #technology #startup ecosystem and ...
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Startup NEWS, 8 July, 2019

1. After Budget 2019, more good news in works for startups  A new set of tax return forms, aimed at saving ...
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Startup NEWS, July 6, 2019

1. Startups in dire need of regulatory clarity  Survey makes a case for an optimal #tax policy. For this, getting the ...
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Startup NEWS, July 5, 2019

1. Startups in dire need of regulatory clarity  Survey makes a case for an optimal tax policy. For this, getting ...
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Startup NEWS, July 4, 2019

1. Dubai sets sight on Indian startups to become innovation hub  Looking to transform itself into an innovation #hub, Dubai is ...
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Startup NEWS, July 3, 2019

1. Startups, investors want IP clause reworked in Space Activities Bill According to the draft bill issued in 2017, the ...
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Startup NEWS, July 2, 2019

1. Startups use rating tech to keep wards, hostels spic ’n’ span  Nishant Kukreti stays in a student hostel in ...
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Startup NEWS, July 01, 2019

1. What DVRs mean for startups and entrepreneurs While the industry awaits further clarity on issues, the move is being seen ...
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Startup NEWS, June 28, 2019

1. Startups cheer differential voting rights  #Indian #startups have welcomed markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India’s (Sebi’s) approval for ...
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Startup NEWS, June 27, 2019

1. RBI sets 24-hr timeframe to bring back payment data processed out of India  These directives were applicable not only to ...
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Startup NEWS, June 26, 2019

1. Exempt startup listings from profitability rule: RBI panel Panel also said it should facilitate dual-class or differential voting rights ...
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Startup NEWS, June 25, 2019

1. CureFit goals stay on track with a $120 million round #Health and fitness startup #CureFit has closed a #$120 million ...
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Startup NEWS, June 24, 2019

1. Binny Bansal offloads $76 million worth Flipkart shares to Walmart arm  A #year after Walmart acquired the business he ...
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Startup NEWS, June 22, 2019

1. SoftBank fund begins talks to back health startup CureFit  SoftBank Vision Fund is in discussions to invest over $200 ...
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Startup NEWS, June 21, 2019

1. AI frm Active.ai raises $3 million AI #startup Active.ai has raised $3 million from Innocell, the venture capital arm of ...
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STARTUP News, June 19, 2019

1. BENGALURU IMPROVES STARTUP RANKING : GENOME REPORT In an acknowledgement of the city’s rapid growth, #Bengaluru has moved up two ...
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