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Coronavirus: Online Services Across Verticals Reap Lockdown Benefit

According to a report by Bobble AI, video conferencing apps such as Zoom, Google Hangouts, Google Duo and Houseparty have seen a 71.11 per cent increase in time spent while the average user count has risen by over 100 per cent.

[Funding Alert] Matrix Leads $8 Million Series A Round In Gaming Start-Up Zupee

The company said it would use the new funds to develop its technology further, build the team and in marketing.

Coronavirus: Britannia Partners With Dunzo To Ensure Supply

Customers can avail the company's products through the hyperlocal service in under an hour of ordering.

Coronavirus: World Bank Announces $1 Billion Emergency Financial Aid For India

The aid will support better screening, contact tracing, and laboratory diagnostics and help in procuring personal protective equipment as well as setting up new isolation wards.

Coronavirus: Ninjacart Helps the Needy With Subsidized Fresh Produce

In order to service the slum areas and orphanages, the company said it is willing to partner with non-governmental organizations and similar institutions.

[Funding Alert] Enterprise Fintech Start-Up Recko Raises $6 Million Series A Round

The new funds will be used in developing the product further, hiring and expanding presence outside India.

Coronavirus: Wipro, Azim Premji Foundation Commit INR 1,125 crore To Tackle Crisis

Of the total amount, Wipro Ltd is contributing INR 100 crore, Wipro Enterprises INR 25 crore, and chairman Azim Premji's philanthrophic foundation is contributing 1,000 crore.

Coronavirus: Uber Launches Service To Assist Healthcare Providers

Through UberMedic, it would make available its wide network of drivers to authorities to facilitate transportation for frontline healthcare providers to and from their homes as well to healthcare and medical facilities.

Coronavirus: Investors On How Business Would Be Impacted

In an online conference by Entrepreneur India, six individuals in the venture capital space share their thoughts on what this outbreak and subsequent lockdown could mean for start-ups and small businesses, and share tips on wading through the crisis.

Coronavirus: Swiggy Sets Up Fund To Help Delivery Partners

Named 'Swiggy Hunger Savior Covid Relief Fund', its expected corpus of INR 10 crore will be created with primary contributions from company founders, senior leaders, employees and investors, as well as donations from customers.

Hospitality Industry Faces the Brunt Of Coronavirus Outbreak

February bookings dropped by as much as 60 per cent in states where patients tested positive for the virus. On a year-over-year basis, Maharashtra, which currently has the most cases among all states in India saw a dip of 42 per cent; in Kerala, they fell by 54 per cent.

Coronavirus: Start-Ups Step Up To Help During Lockdown

While the 3-week-long lockdown has brought about disruptions across sectors, start-ups have stepped up with different initiatives to help support the government and the people during the pandemic.

Coronavirus: 91springboard Comes Up With Platform To Support Start-Up Ecosystem

It is meant to act as a consolidator for all efforts being taken by investors, government authorities and other stakeholders to tackle the pandemic.

Coronavirus: Consumer Food Product Companies Facing Production Disruption

The likes of Nestle India, Dabur, HUL and ITC have all cut down on production, except for essentials.

Coronavirus: Moody's Cuts India Growth Forecast, Sees Unprecedented Shock To Global Economy

The ratings agency has cut the growth rate for India by more than half to 2.5 per cent for 2020.