Pixxel Hits A Technical Snag, Delays Earth-Imaging Satellite Launch Again

India, Feb. 24 -- Bengaluru-based spacetech startup Pixxel, scheduled to launch India's first earth-imaging satellite into space on Feb 28 this year as part of ISRO's PSLV C51 mission, seems to have h... Read More

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das Indicates More Trouble For Private Cryptocurrencies, Before Govt Launches Its Own

India, Feb. 24 -- RBI governor Shaktikanta Das today said the regulator is working on developing its own digital currency. The central bank is currently working on both technologies as well as the pro... Read More

Edtech Startup Kutuki Raises $2.2 Mn From Omidyar Network India, Others

India, Feb. 24 -- Bengaluru-based edtech startup Kutuki, catering to children aged between three and seven, has announced raising $2.2 Mn (INR 16 Cr) in a seed round, led by Omidyar Network India. The... Read More

Will Reliance Venture Into The Electric Vehicles Market Soon?

India, Feb. 24 -- Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries (RIL), on Monday (February 22), announced its move to switch from fossil fuel to new energy and new materials. In its presentation on the pro... Read More

Demystifying ESOPs: Founders' Guide To Building ESOPs

India, Feb. 23 -- In recent years, the employee stock option plan, or ESOP, has emerged as a widespread practice among big corporate houses and startups, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic. Essen... Read More

MyShubhLife Raises $4 Mn To Cater To India's Working Class Borrowers

India, Feb. 23 -- Bengaluru-based lending tech startup MyShubhLife (formerly known as Shubh Loans) has raised $4 Mn from Singapore-based early-stage venture capital firm Patamar Capital (formerly Unit... Read More

Chargebee Close To Being India's Next SaaS Unicorn

India, Feb. 23 -- Adding to the burgeoning list of SaaS unicorns in India, Chennai-based enterprise tech startup Chargebee is close to raising $150 Mn at a valuation of $1.4 Bn, as per news reports. ... Read More

Fundraising SaaS Startup Marquee Equity Raises $3.8 Mn From A Slew Of Global Investors

India, Feb. 22 -- Delhi NCR-based startup fundraising SaaS platform, Marquee Equity has raised $3.8 Mn from a clutch of global investors including Capital One, SignalFire, Arrowroot Capital, TTV Capit... Read More

CAIT Asks PM Modi To Set Up Ecommerce Regulator To Monitor Amazon, Flipkart

India, Feb. 22 -- After calling for a ban on Amazon India over the alleged violations of the foreign direct investment (FDI) rules for ecommerce, the Confederation of All India Traders' (CAIT) has wri... Read More

Dream11 Parent Likely To Shed Tencent Ties With $300 Mn Round

India, Feb. 22 -- Mumbai-based sports tech startup Dream Sports, the parent company of online fantasy sports platform Dream11 is planning to raise a fresh fund of $300 Mn from Abu Dhabi's Alpha Wave I... Read More