NEWS AT A GLANCE
'Info Edge' and Others Invest in E-Commerce Platform 'ShopKirana'
'Mumbai Angels Network' Invests in Startup 'Fric Bergen'
Walmart India Shuffles Top Management, Appoints New Head
Priyanka Chopra-Backed 'Bumble' Debuts in India
Zomato signs in 'Durga Raghunath' to accelerate growth in businesses>

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Logistics Tech Startup Fetches Funding From Top Investors

Sequoia India comes on board as an investor in logistics-tech startup, ‘BlackBuck’. Logistics tech-startup, ‘BlackBuck’ has raised $27.4 million from new and existing investors. As per the company’s Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) filings, VC firm Sequoia Capital has come in as a new investor, to lead the funding round with an infusion of $14.68…
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Co-working Space ‘WeWork’ Vouches for Growth of Early-stage Startups

WeWork initiates ‘WeWork Labs’ to churn out more investments and funding! Read this! WeWork – one of the thriving co-working spaces launched ‘WeWork Labs’ in India to help out early-stage startups. This is to boost more investment, resources and mentorship from its global network of members, to help many fledging companies expand their business. “India…
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Paytm gets more innovative with its ‘Inbox’

Paytm adds a feature to its ‘Inbox’ section to add to users’ convenience… Read on! Decacorn Paytm has been making headlines quite recently. The digital payments platform has a new feature as part of its Paytm ‘Inbox’ section, called ‘SMS Inbox’. This section allows users to segregate spam SMS from the important ones; allowing the…
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Hey Startups, Facebook is Here to Reward You!

Facebook hosts the first ‘India Startup Day’ on October 9th. Scroll down for more! At a time when Facebook is adopting to new strategies each day to stay ahead of its competitors, this recent move by the tech giant deserves a special mention. Facebook said yesterday (Wednesday) that it would organise its first-ever ‘India Startup…
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Nandan Nilekani Backed ‘ShopX’ Bags $35 million

Fung Strategic Holdings Limited (FSH), Hong Kong, the latest to invest in an Indian start up... E-Commerce company ShopX has raised $35 million in a new round of funding from Fung Strategic Holdings Limited (“FSH”). The Fung Group is headquartered in Hong Kong and operates across the entire global supply chain for consumer goods including…
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This Move by SEBI Could Boost Startup Listings!

‘Snapchat’ has now found a new follower in SEBI. What’s alluring is that the ‘following’ brings good news for startups. Scroll down! Although Evan Spiegel’s derogatory remarks outraged a lot of people in India, market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is contemplating to implement a ‘Snapchat model’ for facilitating listing of Indian…
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