Top Accelerators and Incubators in India

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In India, Dreams and visions of First time entrepreneurs are succoured by start up Incubators. Multiple efforts are being taken in this direction including Private business incubators started by industry veterans, accelerators supported by companies and VC fund and Govt supported Institute based technology incubators. How do Incubators differ from accelerators? Often Incubators and Accelerators […]

Zoomcar raises $8 million from Sequoia Capital

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Zoomcar, a tech startup that provides self-drive cars for rent, has raised $8 million in a venture funding led by Sequoia Capital.  Apart from Sequoia, the funding round includes participation from Mohandas Pai, former Infosys CFO and Abhay Jain, Head of Corporate Affairs at Manipal Group, among others.  The startup’s early investors that include Empire Angels, FundersClub, Basset Investment Group, […]

Food startup raises investment from Helion Venture Partners

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ID Fresh Foods are the makers of idly batter, chutneys and semi-cooked parottas and chapattis currently sell their products worth Rs 7 Crore every day in Chennai , Hyderabad, Mumbai, Mangalore, Mysore and Dubai.   The South Indian ready-to-cook packaged food startup, iD Fresh Food, has raised Rs.35 crores funding from Helion Venture Partners. ID […]

Snapdeal raises $627 million from Softbank Group

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Jasper Infotech, which owns and operates online marketplace, has raised $627 million (Rs 3,845 crore) from Japanese internet, media and telecom conglomerate SoftBank, the largest single tranche investment in an Indian e-commerce company. The investment has been made through SoftBank’s recently created unit, SoftBank Internet and Media Inc (SIMI) The investment in Snapdeal is the largest […]

Applications open for Myntra’s DIR Program

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Myntra, which was recently acquired by flipkart, has announced the launch of ‘Designer in Residence’ Program under its Myntra Fashion Incubator (MFI) initiative. As a part of this initiative, Myntra invites all young entrepreneurs with great ideas to apply for a one year “Designer in residence” program. During this phase, the selected entrepreneurs will be […]

Kuliza Receives Strategic Investment from Blume Ventures

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  Kuliza, a software development company that builds web, mobile and social media experiences for Indian and global clients has received a strategic investment from Blume Ventures, a Mumbai fund that previously invested in WebEngage and Zipdial. The web, mobile and social media development firm will use funds to expand globally and build digital marketing […]