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Spyre Proptech to Launch Maiden INR 400 Cr Fund Backed by Venture Catalysts and Neovon

The fund will invest in early and growth stage companies with ticket sizes ranging from INR 2 crore to INR 8 crore in early stages and INR 15 crore to INR 40 crore in growth stage series A and B rounds.

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The Transformative Power Of Entrepreneurial Households In Shaping The Future Of The Indian Economy

According to the report, India's 247 million entrepreneurial households drove an $8.8 trillion transaction value in FY23 unleashing a new economic landscape.

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Climate Tech startup Varaha Secures USD 8.7 Mn in Series A Led by RTP Global

The Gurugram-based startup will use the raised funds to increase its geographic presence in Southeast Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa and bolster tech and scientific capabilities.

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Microsoft, iCreate and MeitY Launch iMPEL-AI Program to Foster Budding AI Innovators

The program aims to empower India's AI innovators and will screen 1100 AI innovators across India to identify AI Most Valuable Players (MVPs) with the prime focus of the incubation program being on Healthcare, Financial Inclusion, Sustainability, Education, Agriculture, and Smart Cities

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I Tried 3 AI Headshot Generators and There Was a Clear Winner

Aragon AI, Momo, and FastShot AI all generate headshots using AI, but which one actually works for LinkedIn?

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ChatGPT Has Been Losing Its Mind and No One Seems to Know Why

OpenAI has acknowledged the issue and said it was "investigating reports of unexpected responses from ChatGPT."

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Furniture Rental Startup Rentomojo Secures INR 210 Cr Led by Edelweiss Discovery Fund

The startup plans to utilise the fresh funds to strengthen the startup's balance sheet and for business expansion.

Business News

2024 Could Be the Year that Makes or Breaks a Lot of Small Businesses, According to a New Report

About a third of small business owners indicated on a Slack survey that they aren't sure if their businesses will survive the year.

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Red Lobster Changed Its 'Endless Shrimp' Promotion After Losing $11 Million in One Quarter — Now It's Hauling Out Another All-You-Can-Eat Deal

The restaurant chain reported a record $12.5 million operating loss in the fourth quarter of 2023.

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The U.S. Cities With the Best Quality of Life in 2024, Ranked

US News & World Report created a list of the country's most livable cities. Here are the top 15.

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Jungle Ventures Pours Another USD 20 Mn into Indian Ice Cream Brand Walko Food

The Mumbai-based ice cream brand Walko Food's aims to use the raised funds to supercharge Walko's expansion across its product portfolio and accelerate its penetration into the Indian ice cream market.

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Lending Dominated Fintech M&As In 2023: Report

The other two sub-sectors with high M&A frequency were Payments and Wealthtech, according to the report by GrowthPal

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India Tops For Large Tech AI Talent at 75%: Report

Notably, the country has the highest AI skills penetration with 3x more AI skilled talent than other countries such as United States, Germany, Israel, and Canada

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Early Stage Venture Fund Equirus InnovateX Fund Announces its First Close

With the goal of encouraging innovation in the tech startup ecosystem, EIF aims to make at least two investments in companies over the next month after securing the first closing.

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Hiring Trends In India: What The Job Market Looks Like

The job market in India can be great or not- depending on who you ask the question to.