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'SaaSy' Unicorn Freshworks Strengthens Its Portfolio With Acquisition Of AnswerIQ

The move to add the US-based start-up to its portfolio will allow Freshworks to develop its artificial intelligence offerings

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[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.

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Vogo Raises $19 Million in Series C, Readies War chest To Take on Bounce

The fund raise brings Vogo's valuation to $76.3 million, according to Registrar of Companies filings sourced from information platform Paper.vc.

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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.

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[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.

Women Entrepreneur®

She Broke the Glass Ceiling To Establish Her Coliving Start-up

Zolostays co-founder Sneha Choudhry provides hassle-free living experience especially for students and young professionals

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[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.

Women Entrepreneur®

This Woman Entrepreneur Makes Parenting Easier

Founder and CEO of BabyChakra, Naiyya Saggi, tries to become a companion of Indian parents to help them decide the best for their babies

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Indian Hospitality Unicorn OYO Hotels & Homes Widens Global Net Loss To $335 Million

Amid difficult times, OYO Hotels & Homes global consolidated revenue stood at $951 million for FY19

Women Entrepreneur®

This Woman Is Leading a Pay-Later Service Company, And How

Simpl's co-founder and chief operating officer, Chaitra Chidanand, has taken the reins of her firm in her hands

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[Funding Alert] After-Sales Service Provider Onsitego Raises $19 Mln In Series B Funding

The Mumbai-based company said the new funds would be used for consolidating its market position in the device protection market, and expanding into annual maintenance contracts, home protection and on-demand services.

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[Funding Alert] Agritech Start-Up Clover Raises $5.5 Million Series A Round

The round saw the participation of Omnivore as well as existing investors Accel and Mayfield. The Bengaluru-based start-up said it would use the new funds to grow its farm network, enter new cities, and diversify fresh produce offerings.

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Nestaway Technologies Acquires ApnaComplex to Offer High-Value Home Services To Its Users

With this deal, Nestaway will expand its range of home services including painting, pest control or deep cleaning to apartment residents

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MMT Founder Deep Kalra Steps Down as Group CEO to Take up Chairman Responsibilities

After Kalra, co-founder Rajesh Magow will take over as the MakeMyTrip Group CEO

Entrepreneurs

Want To Eat Jackfruit Mock-Meat? Here's Who Can Offer

Food start-up Better is all set to launch the product in March which tastes exactly like meat