Y Combinator Survey Reveals Female Founders Are Too Often Victims Of Sexual Harassment: News From Tech & Startup World [October 15-21]

Hospitality startup OYO Hotels has been launched in three cities of Indonesia — Jakarta, Surabaya, and Palembang — bringing 30…

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Genesis matters. One of the intentions behind the invention of Bitcoin was to challenge and bypass the authorities which failed…

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This week in the Indian startup ecosystem, the UIDAI directed digital payment companies to submit confirmation of closure of Aadhaar-related…

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BigBasket Taps Micro-Delivery Segment With 3 Acquisitions-BigBasket Plan To Touch $1 Bn Gross Sales Run Rate By FY19 End

Online grocery company BigBasket has reportedly completed three acquisitions in the micro-delivery segment. The company has acquired 100% stake in…

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Banks Can Continue With Aadhaar-Enabled Payment System: UIDAI-UIDAI Suspends E-KYC For 13 Banks, AUAs After Missing Targets

In line with Supreme Court’s verdict on Aadhaar in September 2018, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has told…

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SaaS Startup Hiver Raises $4 Mn From Kalaari And Kae Capital-IndianStartupFactory Receives SEBI Approval To Launch $27.8 Mn Maiden India Fund

Bengaluru-based SaaS platform Hiver (previously Grexit) has reportedly raised $4 Mn (INR 30 Cr) in a new round of funding…

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Funding Galore: Indian Startup Funding Of The Week [15-20 October]

We bring to you the latest edition of Funding Galore: Indian Startup Funding of the week. One of the biggest…

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We bring to you the latest edition of movers and shakers of the week in the Indian startup ecosystem. In…

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Flipkart Offers US based Footwear Brand Skechers An Out-Of-Court Settlement

The US-based direct selling giant Amway has reportedly sent a notice to ecommerce platform Flipkart for allowing Amway’s direct sale…

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Mumbai-based Rebel Foods, owner-operator of food delivery brand Faasos, is reportedly in talks with investors to raise a little over…

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angel-investors

Mumbai-based venture capital (VC) fund IvyCap Ventures said today (October 18) that it is raising an $8.2 Mn (INR 60…

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Universal Sportsbiz Value Rises To $163 Mn After Raising Series E Funding

Celebrity-led fashion retailer, Universal Sportsbiz Private Limited (USPL), has announced its valuation to have soared to $163 Mn (INR 1,200…

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OYO Hotels launches Across 3 Cities In Indonesia

OYO Hotels has launched its hotel chain in three cities of Indonesia — Jakarta, Surabaya, and Palembang — bringing 30 properties, …

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Times Bridge Makes $20 Mn Worth Strategic Investment In US-Based Smule

US-based music focused social networking platform Smule has announced that it has raised $20 Mn strategic investment from Times Bridge,…

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One Co.Work Acquires IShareSpace, Three More Acquisitions In The Final Stage

Delhi headquartered One Co.Work has announced its first acquisition of a Mumbai-based coworking space provider IShareSpace for more than $476K…

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SEBI Looks To Relax Startup Listing Rules In India- Sebi Looks At UPI As An Alternative Payment Option For Retail IPO Investors

Soon, we may find companies like Flipkart, Paytm, Ola, to consider the possibility of listing in the country. Reportedly, the…

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YES SCALE Accelerator: Promoting Innovation And Helping Build Smarter Cities

In July this year, YES BANK launched YES SCALE, a multi-sector accelerator programme aimed at helping startups working in areas…

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Walmart Takes Flipkart Global, To Sell Myntra Private Label In Its Canada Stores

Cross-border amalgamations and partnerships always help companies in testing the waters in international markets with a low-risk appetite. US retail…

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Electric Vehicles This Week: Taiwan’s Kymco To Invest In India’s EV Startup Twenty Two Motors And More

The Indian government’s push for the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) seems to be picking up speed, finally. According to…

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Sequoia India leadership change report

US-based venture capital firm Sequoia Capital has denied reports about the restructuring of its Indian leadership team but confirmed in…

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InMobi Acquires US-Based Mobile Data Platform Pinsight Media

Bengaluru-based mobile advertising and discovery platform InMobi today announced that it has acquired US-based mobile data and advertising platform, Pinsight…

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Six Women-Led Startups From POWERED Accelerator’s First Cohort To Receive $10K Seed Fund Each

POWERED Accelerator, which has been focussing on women-led startups in the energy value chain, announced seed funding of $10K each in…

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Ecommerce giant Amazon is reportedly all set to pick up a minority stake of 10% in the Kishore Biyani-owned Future…

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Divyank Turakhia steps down as CEO of Media.net

This article is part of a series by Inc42 that will bring to the fore the voices of key stakeholders…

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