The need to make it easier for low-income households to connect to the internet is real, and it looks like zero-rated, ad-supported web access is here to stay.
Capital New Delhi
Internet Penetration Rate 18%
Literacy Rate 69%
India, officially the Republic of India is a country in South Asia. The Indian economy is the world’s seventh-largest by nominal GDP and third-largest by purchasing power parity (PPP). Following market-based economic reforms in 1991, India became one of the fastest-growing major economies; it is considered a newly industrialised country.
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
Goodservice, a Delhi-based concierge app, raised US$1.6 million in seed funding from Sequoia Capital, the company announced today. Founded in 2014, Goodservice ...
It has entered into a joint venture with Foxconn and Indian conglomerate Bharti to invest in cleantech startups in India.
Edsix Brain Lab’s games strengthen cognitive skills for critical thinking, learning agility, and increase attention span.
Belong’s search and recommendation tool analyzes millions of individuals to find the best fit based on their culture and skill requirements.
HealthifyMe provides access to the Indian food database, a calorie counter for regional foods, and an exercise tracker.
Bangalore-based Cupick raised US$120,000 from a group of angel investors using TermSheet’s platform.
The startup is an aggregator of a wide array of investment products including gold, mutual funds, fixed deposits, exchange traded funds, and others.
Singh has previously invested in beauty and wellness startup Vyomo.
Starting of as an iOS-only app, Addappt adapted for Android users as well.
JiffStore, a Bangalore-based hyperlocal ecommerce business that enables online order and delivery of groceries from stores in the user’s vicinity, has secured i...
The group wants to see the number of female-led companies in Singapore rise to 20 percent by 2020.
BabyChakra lists services like child specialists, day-cares, and prenatal classes across three major cities in India.
Appvigil helps app developers to focus on building awesome features while the security loopholes are taken care of.
The Indian healthcare segment has been growing steadily in the past decade. The introduction of technology-based services has helped increase transparency for p...
India’s market for used goods and recycled products is expected to cross US$18.4 billion this year.
The startup has raised US$500,000 seed funding from i2india Venture Factory for product development, expansion, and customer acquisition.
The investments, acquisitions, and partnerships are meant to digitally facilitate its buyers and sellers, as well as strengthen its logistics capabilities.
iSTAR, an Indian training and skill development startup received a new round of investment from Unitus Seed Fund today. iSTAR has been a part of Unitus Seed Fun...
India’s real estate-related startups continue booming with this latest acquisition.