Are specialized ecommerce sites the future?
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.
If you are a Hike user in India, you can now chat and share photos or even larger files without being connected to the internet using ‘Hike Direct’.
Rental property listing website Grabhouse raised US$10 million from Sequoia and Kalaari today.
Another shocking allegation of sexual harassment in tech: Wipro's dismissed employee tells tribunal of the “predatory” culture at the London office of the India...
All the ecommerce companies in India are prepping for the festivals of Dussehra and Diwali coming up in October and November. This is the biggest shopping and g...
The ecommerce race in India may be won or lost in the last mile. It’s interesting that the two local leaders, Flipkart and Snapdeal, have approached it from dif...
An alumnus of IIT and IIM, Shantanu Rooj has had a long, successful entrepreneurial journey stretching back 17 years, when he founded his first startup with fri...
When we interviewed Xiaomi founder and CEO Lei Jun in 2012, the company was in its earliest days. The Xiaomi M1 had just come out, and Lei and Co. were getting ...
Along with payment wallet Chillr and unsecured loan provider IndiaLends, beauty marketplace Nykaa saw a huge series B round of funding.
Snapdeal just made a big move that’ll allow you to try on a pair of shoes in a store and then buy them online.
Most fast moving products in the beauty space are often out of stock in retail stores. So Falguni Nayar launched a beauty startup called Nykaa.
The startup helps individuals as well as small businesses get unsecured loans. it's growing rapidly at 400 % month-on-month.
Crowdfunding hits for smart gadgets made in India are rare, but this in-car heads-up display looked a winner.
Blaze Automation can help users control lighting, temperature, and home theatre. It helps regulate the consumption of utility services and reduce the overall bi...
Marvelstone plans to follow the lead of Wework and Y Combinator to acquire co-working spaces and support startups.
With the acquisition, Freshdesk gets access to natural language processing technology from Frilp.
Among others, ad-tech startup Eywa Media raised money today to connect ads across your phone, computer and television.
The trend of Indian startups hiring high profile executives to help them scale up and compete with global rivals continues. Meet the latest recruit.
EasyFix plans to expand its geographical reach to 15 cities in India. It will also build tools to improve delivery turnaround time.
Wydr will allow real-time catalogue sharing, network building, deal discovery, order processing, and reach expansion through unique chat-enabled tools.