Noida-based edtech startup Classplus secures $70 mn

B2B edtech startup Classplus on Tuesday said it has raised $70 million in a Series D round co-led by Alpha Wave Global and Tiger Global. Founde...

Tuesday, 29 March 2022, 08:34 Hrs

Chalo acquires Vogo in a share-swap deal

Chalo, a mobile app that assists users track buses across cities and book bus tickets online, said that it has got two-wheeler shared mobility comp...

Monday, 28 March 2022, 12:40 Hrs

Govt encourages startups, pvt segment to participate in Gaganyaan programme

The Centre is encouraging the private segment and startups for realisation of India's ambitious human space mission, said Science and Technolog...

Thursday, 24 March 2022, 06:39 Hrs

Startup Oxyzo Financial Services turns unicorn

An Indian couple became the country’s first husband and wife to build their respective startups into enterprises with at least $1 billion val...

Wednesday, 23 March 2022, 07:36 Hrs

Procurement from start-ups gets a green signal from Defence Acquisition Council

For the first time, the Defence Acquisition Council has cleared the procurement of 14 items worth Rs 380.43 crore from Innovations for Defence Excellence (iDEX) start-ups. These items will be procured by the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force. In a meeting presided by Defence minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday, the DAC also approved a new, simplifi...

Drone tech start-up AUS inks Rs 3.75 cr lease financing deal with Grip

Drone tech start-up AUS inks Rs 3.75 cr lease financing deal with Grip

Alternative investment platform Grip and Aarav Unmanned Systems (AUS) have entered a lease financing deal worth Rs 3.75 crore that paves the way for retail investors to invest in the drone ecosystem in India. Through this, Grip said it is trying to unlock a new revenue stream for promising businesses in India’s drone segment by leverag...