Posts Tagged: Mumbai

India online grocery business

Bigbasket gets $32 million funding ahead of India’s online grocery shopping boom

India’s ecommerce boom is at high velocity, but the nation’s online groceries sector has been a lot slower to take off.

  • September 12, 2014
  • at 12:37 pm
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10 taxi apps for Asia - 2014 list

10 taxi apps you can use across Asia

Standing on the curb with your arm flapping in the air is so last century. The best way to grab a cab now is to reach into your pocket and l...

  • May 21, 2014
  • at 10:10 am
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MSwipe India

India’s MSwipe gets series B funding to help it reach more retailers

A lot of startups are battling to get small retailers and major chains in India to use their point of sale gadgets. One of these is MSwipe, ...

  • January 13, 2014
  • at 5:55 pm
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Wishberg for making wishes

Wishberg helps you make bucket lists, granted its wish for seed funding

Mumbai-based startup Wishberg is a place for people to make bucket lists of must-see, must-do things. After signing up via Facebook, users c...

  • October 18, 2013
  • at 8:15 pm
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indian food

India’s coupons and cashback site Cashkaro now offers restaurant discounts

India’s e-commerce market looks large and lucrative enough from the outside, but insiders know it is very challenging. In fact, the number...

  • August 27, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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VentureNursery season 3 startups

India’s VentureNursery Takes in 5 New Startups For Its Next Accelerator

We’ve seen two promising Indian startups get seed funding recently and both were graduates of VentureNursery. So the angel-backed startup ...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Just Dial IPO India

India’s Just Dial Ready to Raise $175 Million in IPO Next Week

I know that India’s Just Dial has been on the verge of an IPO before, but this time it’s for real. The local search engine, which now op...

  • May 13, 2013
  • at 7:08 pm
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Pricebaba funding

India’s PriceBaba Finds Funding For its Product Search Engine

For all the horsepower behind every general search engine in the world, it seems that consumers are increasingly finding product search engi...

  • January 25, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Digital Ad Platform Komli Media Wraps Up Biggest-Ever Funding Round

The Mumbai-based digital advertising platform Komli Media has just announced its fourth round of major investment – and its biggest to...

  • June 12, 2012
  • at 2:07 pm
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Weibo mobile wallet allows money transfers

This app exchanges your free time for mobile credits, and it just raised $2.5M

Pokket is an Indian startup that has created a marketplace for consumers to get apps, games, and other digital content without paying a sing...

  • July 8, 2014
  • at 4:36 pm
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housing search bar india

1-year-old Indian startup hires 100 students to make a property search engine

India’s real estate search portal would easily be the envy of its rivals or any other established company. This start up...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 11:13 am
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India’s Olacabs to expand online taxi and car booking after $20 million series B funding

India’s Olacabs to expand online taxi and car booking after $20 million series B funding

India’s Olacabs combines a taxi booking function with a car rental service that aggregates from fleets across the country. Today the c...

  • November 14, 2013
  • at 3:50 pm
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The Hive India

The Hive moves into India, keen to invest up to $2 million in big data startups

The Hive India, an early stage investor firm and affiliate of California-based The Hive, has rolled out its operations in India last week. W...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Indian accelerator combines running 10km with a startup conference

In an ambitious fitness twist on a startup conference, the GSF accelerator in India is pushing entrepreneurs to run 10 kilometers.

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Property Portal CommonFloor Gets $7.5 Million Funding to Expand Across India

Indian real estate portal CommonFloor has wrapped up its third major funding round, the startup revealed today. The newest injection of capi...

  • July 5, 2013
  • at 5:50 pm
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BrightPod app

Get Your Social Marketing Project Management on Track with BrightPod

A Mumbai-based startup is taking on the world’s top project management web apps – things like Basecamp and Trello – with its m...

  • April 11, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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The Startup Centre: Accelerating Indian Startups into the Future

Just as communities need places of learning, the whole startup ecosystem can benefit from entrepreneurial hubs. In India, The Startup Centre...

  • September 14, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Singapore is top Asian startup ecosystem (7th overall), Startup Genome finds

Singapore is the top Asian startup ecosystem and 7th overall in the world, a just-released global ranking of the world’s top 25 ecosys...

  • April 16, 2012
  • at 4:03 pm
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