Ecommerce marketplace Snapdeal acquires mobile top-up site FreeCharge to create a mobile user base of 40 million, which they want to increase ten-fold in a few years.
Kuaile Shidai, which runs Qufenqi, has secured almost US$100 million in series D funding led by Kunlun Worldwide, a Chinese online and mobile game publisher.
FirstCry follows a hybrid retail model with about 100 franchisee stores across 85 cities across the country.
Qingchifan, a location-based app for meeting up with strangers for dinner dates, has raised a series B round of funding from Vertex Ventures and Sequoia Capital
PressPlay offers passengers a wide selection of entertainment in the form of movies, games and songs while they are traveling in bus.
Quikr, a classifieds site that’s one of India’s best-funded startups, today revealed that it has secured a further US$150 million in funding. This is its eighth major round of funding, which now total...
PropTiger will use the startup’s expertise to build a design studio that will innovate for better user experience.
My life is full of words beginning with C, says Yuvraj Singh in his memoir. The latest one is ‘capital’ because the cricket icon from Chandigarh is now a VC.
The startup gives villagers access to specialized doctors through its mobile health clinics.
Bluegape, backed by angel network ah! Ventures, generated over 200 listicles per day on its platform.
Gobi’s latest fund is anchored in Singapore, and its partners have been talking to a number of Indian entrepreneurs who have shifted their base to the business-friendly island.
Food ordering and delivery app Swiggy has raised INR 120 million (US$2 million) from Accel Partners and SAIF Partners. Swiggy app accepts orders from users and has 150 delivery personnel who pick-up t...
Yet another DIY travel startup secures funding in China, but can it cut out a place for itself in this saturated market?
CoCubes, backed by Ojas Venture Partners, claims to serve over a million students from 2,600 colleges and has 450 recruiting firms on board.
Rather than trying to pack in as much variety as possible like rival O2O food delivery startups, Jacky's hones in on doing one thing very well: spicy shellfish.
Listings on the home page include a 2008 Maserati, a US$13 million yacht, and a waterfront five-bedroom house.
Unitus is holding a series of competitions for edtech startups in India. Two winners from each competition get an opportunity to pitch for seed funding of US$160,000.
The tech play will increase the ratio of home deliveries and make the orders per store rise two-fold, says the Indian food startup’s founder in an exclusive chat with Tech in Asia.