indian startups

The Fall and Rise of Hindi Chinni, Bhai Bhai App Relations

While the Chinese applications were crushed, Indian saw gold rush! To know more we spoke to founders of popular Indian apps that are serving as an alternative to popular Chinese apps

Priyadarshini Patwa

· 7 min read

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.

Debroop Roy

· 2 min read

[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.

Debroop Roy

· 3 min read

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.

Debroop Roy

· 3 min read

Coronavirus: Students Flock To Online Learning Amid Lockdowns

With edtech start-ups such as Byju's and Toppr coming up with free learning courses and modules to help students during the pandemic, engagement numbers of these online platforms have seen a massive surge.

Debroop Roy

· 4 min read

[Funding Alert] Godrej Invests In Solar Tech Start-Up ZunRoof's Series A Round

With the new funds, the Delhi-based company said it hopes to resolve the affordability problem that exists with solar rooftops in India.

Debroop Roy

· 2 min read

[Funding Alert] Doorstep Car Service Provider Pitstop Raises Series A Round

The Bengaluru-based company aims to create a pan India network of large format garages that offer a one-stop hyperlocal solution for all car ownership and maintenance needs.

Debroop Roy

· 2 min read

This Indian Start-Up Wants To Bring More Customers To the Digital Payments Landscape

Bengaluru-based Cashfree has grown steadily over the last few years and with profitability on its side, expects payments volumes on its platform to triple by the end of the calendar year.

Debroop Roy

· 5 min read

[Funding Alert] Sequoia, YC Back Payments App For Youth In $4.7 Mln Round

Founded by recent IIT Roorkee graduates Kush Taneja and Sambhav Jain, FamPay said it will use the funds to build a quality engineering team to develop its technology and grow faster.

Debroop Roy

· 3 min read

This Social Commerce Start-Up Is Creating a New Way To Shop For Bharat

Jaipur-based DealShare is a platform that runs on an idea similar to China's Pinduoduo-bringing together the best deals on several products to those in the middle- and low-income segment.

Debroop Roy

· 7 min read

[Funding Alert] Sequoia India Backs AI-Based Sales Solutions Provider In $8 Mln Round

Bengaluru-based Salesken.ai said the new funds would be used for further development of its AI-based conversation intelligence platform and for expansion across the Asia Pacific and North America markets.

Debroop Roy

· 2 min read

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.

Debroop Roy

· 2 min read