Zivame, India's largest e-tailer for Ligerie received an investment of USD 40 Million (INR 250 Crore) from multiple investors. The funding round led by khazanah nasional berhad and Zodius Capital, participating along with its existing investors IDG Ventures, Kalaari Capital and Unilazer Ventures. Zivame earlier raised series A and B rounds of funding in Mar'12...
Soroush Ghodsi is not just another ordinary teenager. At the age of 13, his vision spells extraordinary and genius.As of now, he's already on the way of turning into a successful entrepreneur. Based in Canada, Soroush's most recent venture Slik is intended to simplify the investors' task by helping them...
The king of Healthcare startup in India Practo, today confirmed a fresh round of funding in Series C for a USD 90 Million from its existing investors Matrix Partners and Sequoia Capital and few others. New investors chaired in this round were Tencent (who led this investment round), Sofina, Altimeter...
Its time when hyperlocal delivery and On-Demand home services are on rise and getting traction in the Indian Startup ecosystem. Latest in the race is Mumbai based startup Zimmber, which is into on-demand based home services. They have raised USD 2 Million in a pre Seris A round led by IDG Ventures...
Joybynature.com, an e-commerce marketplace for natural and organic products which is run by Pavitra Retail Pvt Ltd, has raised $1 million led by Mumbai Angels and Contrarian Vriddhi Fund in a pre-Series A round of funding. Other individual investors like  Abhimanyu Munjal (Hero Group), Vaaman Sehgal (Mothersons Sumi Group), Dhairya...
Practo has acquired Genii a product outsourcing firm here. Enjoying biggest healthcare boost Sequoia Capital and Matrix Partners had recently acquired digital fitness solution startup Fitho. Genii a renowned product outsourcing firm with domain experience developing e-commerce portals, SaaS  platforms across media, finance, retail  and others including Media assist,...
Rakuten has owned Fits.me, a startup developing ‘virtual fitting rooms’. This is its fresh foray into fashion space and bid to expand its holdings. It has already giving tough competition to Amazon in e-commerce investments and operations stretching from Digital media e-commerce marketplaces. The startup founded in Estonia and is...
After the success of its all-women cab network ‘She-Taxi’, the Gender Park in Kerala, a state-owned autonomous institution, is now getting ready to launch ‘She-Bus’, driven and managed exclusively by women for women. The immense success of She-Taxi, touted as the country’s first 24×7 women taxi network, had led...
Three entrepreneurs share how they turned an idea into something big, bold and profitable. Starting a new business takes a good idea – and drive, determination and tenacity. At UPS we are always on the lookout for success stories to share, and here are three winners: "I had a ton of...
IITs and NITs are premier engineering colleges in India. A breeding ground for a lot of technology startups nowadays, one can expect to hear a lot more from them. One such story is brewing up at NIT Allahabad where six youngsters from various parts of India found a synergy together...