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misters.in raises about $1 million in seed funding led by Sauce.vc, Rainforest Ventures & angel investors
The company’s mission is not only to put together and offer the very best products that science has to offer, through its AI-driven platform but also to get the country to talk about sex.
Mumbai Angels Network partners with Neoleap Accelerator
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Slintel bags $1.5 million seed funding
The startup said it will utilise the fresh capital to grow its own marketing and sales operations.
Designing a space for dialogue
Conservationist and architect Brinda Somaya is helming a three-day-long conference dedicated to women in architecture and design
India, Oman sign maritime pact; foreign ministers of India-Oman-Iran meet in Muscat
Additionally, in a significant development that will have a far-reaching impact on stability in the Persian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz and India’s interests in the region, the Jaishankar met his counterparts from Oman and Iran for lunch in Muscat on Tuesday for what can be described as the first trilateral of sorts.
M&M unit SsangYong on the lookout for a strategic investor
The development comes in the wake of calls from financial institutions to Mahindra to inject more funds into the South Korean firm, given its deteriorating bottom line. SsangYong’s net losses had more than tripled year on year to about $160 million (185.5 billion won) during the first nine months of 2019.
AI powered voice customer service, Observe, raises $26 million
The company also announced that is has been accepted into the Microsoft for Startups program. With this relationship, Microsoft customers can leverage Observe.AI’s platform through its Azure marketplace.
IIT-Madras incubated YNOS secures seed funding
IIT Madras Incubation Cell also joined the round as a part of its Seed Support Funding Scheme to its incubatees. The founder promoters also participated in the round. The startup was co-founded by Thillai Rajan, co-founder of YNOS and Professor of IIT Madras, who is also an Associate at the Mossavar-Rahmani Centre for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University.
Stocks in the news: ONGC, IIFL Securities, YES Bank, Aurobindo Pharma and RIL
Sterlite Technologies bagged a Rs 1,800 crore project from Telangana Fiber Grid Corp
Heidrick & Struggles appoints Puneet Pratap Singh as partner-in-charge of India
Before moving to Heidrick & Struggles, where he will soon be completing 11 years, Singh spent nearly a decade at boutique executive search firm Executive Access, where he was last a partner.
Coca-Cola set to sell some bottling units to partners
The combined value of the deals in the first phase of the selloff is estimated at Rs 1,500-2,000 crore, one of the officials said. HCCB has 18 plants and accounts for two-thirds of Coca-Cola India’s volumes.
Questions for 2020: Jio does mega IPO?
A capital structure similar to that of global technology peers provides Reliance the flexibility to monetise either the consolidated ecosystem or individual platforms — telco, fibre, digital, payments etc. A private fundraising ahead of a public one seems likelier than that of both.
Avataar Venture Partners to invest $300 million in B2B and SaaS companies
Avataar Venture Partners will typically put in $10-$30 million in its portfolio companies, aiming to make about 10 investments from its maiden fund.
Norwest Venture Partners Invests Rs 56 crore in SILA
This is the first institutional investment in the company that has so far raised funds from family offices.
Udaan valuation soars to $2.8 billion post $585 mn funding
ON THE FAST LANE: Firm’s rise to Unicorn status makes a compelling case for SME digital disruption.
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