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Microsoft, Accenture Collaborate To Help Social Impact Start-Ups
Through the initiative, the two companies will provide hands-on support and technologies for social enterprises to scale and build business models that can benefit a larger group of people across the world.
[Funding Alert] Healthcare Analytics Start-Up Tricog Raises $10.5 Mln In Series B Round
The company will use the new funds to develop its platform further for faster diagnosis, expand the product line and strengthen its presence in Africa and Asia.
[Funding Alert] Samsung Venture Leads $3 Mln Round In Sourav Ganguly-backed Flickstree
The new funds would be used to create and aggregate more content as they look to solidify their presence in India as well as expand to certain international markets, on board advertisers, hire more talent and develop their technology further.
[Funding Alert] Vernacular Content Platform Raises Fresh Funding, Plans E-Learning Expansion
With the new funds, Gurugram-based Josh Talks plans to continue its domestic growth, build its skills vertical and take the platform to more developing nations.
[Funding Alert] Sequoia Leads $16 Mln Round In Healthcare AI Start-Up Qure.ai
The Mumbai-headquartered company said it would use the fresh funds to expand geographically, expand product portfolio and support regulatory clearances.
Digital Banking Start-Up Partners With NPCI, Plans To Serve 5 Mln Blue Collar Workers By 2022
Niyo Bharat currently has over 6,000 corporations on its network and over 15 lakh customers.
[Funding Alert] Binny Bansal, GGV Invest In Gold Lending Start-Up Rupeek's $30 Mln Round
This round comes not long after it raised a separate $30 million round in August last year from Bertelsmann India Investments, Accel Partners and Sequoia India.
Nadella, Microsoft Reaffirm Start-Up Commitment, Reliance Jio Partnership Hailed By Ambani
Microsoft chief Satya Nadella addressed industry leaders at the Microsoft Future Decoded: CEO Summit event in Mumbai on Monday and also sat down with Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani.
[Funding Alert] Nandan Nilekani Leads INR 100 Crore Round In Intercity Mobility Start-Up
The new funds will help IntrCity by RailYatri further expand its bus network and enhance the tech platform.
This Entrepreneur Is Changing the Face Of Cancer Treatment In India
Dr. Manjiri Bakre is the founder of OncoStem Diagnostics, a Bengaluru-based start-up that has developed a test to help women with a certain kind of breast cancer be diagnosed and given the right kind of treatment.
[Funding Alert] Online Learning Platform Udemy Raises $50 Mln At $2 Bln Valuation
The company plans to further invest in markets around the world and said it will expand its San Francisco headquarters as well as grow its offices across several other locations.
All That Glitters: This Entrepreneur Is Building a Jewellery Brand For Young Women
From advertising to sales, and building consumer brands at major conglomerates, Saroja Yeramilli is now leading Melorra, a daily wear jewellery brand that caters to the needs of young women.
[Funding Alert] Facebook, Others Back Edtech Start-Up Unacademy In $110 Mln Funding Round
The social media giant led the investment in the Bengaluru-based company alongside General Atlantic and Sequoia.
[Funding Alert] B2B E-Commerce Platform For Kirana Stores Raises Series A Round
Gurugram-based MaxWholesale said it would use the new funds to hire talent for its tech team and develop the platform's capabilities further. Founded in 2016, the company provides a platform for small retailers discover price and schemes on various fast moving consumer goods brands and source their inventory online.
Google To Shut Down Free WiFi Project Globally, Including India
The tech giant cites affordable mobile data plans and mobile connectivity improving globally, especially India, as the reason for exit planned over 2020