Meesho coming with its first Festive Sale event from 6th to 9th October

Meesho, which is a B2B e-commerce platform, is ready to start its festive four-day event sale. Its competitor Amazon India, Flipkart, and Myntra are old in the line and have already started their festive season sales from 3rd October. Vidit Aatrey and Sanjeev Barnwal founded Meesho in 2015, a Bengaluru-based startup that has recently joined the unicorn category. It’s...

Samosa Party leveling up our all-time favorite snack

No one say no to samosa. It’s one of those snacks that hardly anyone will say no for. Whether it’s tea time or a party, samosa on the menu will never be a mistake, and especially when it has started coming up with many filling options. With the same set of minds, Amit Nanwani and Diksha Pande established a business...

Air India coming back to Tata Group

For a long time, the government has been attempting to sell the underperforming airline, which had accrued a loss of $9.53 billion. The government attempted to auction its controlling ownership nearly three years ago but received no bids, forcing it to relax the terms. During the pandemic, the government had to constantly extend the deadline for bids. Though the...

Angel investors gaining popularity in the market

Angel investors provide capital to potential startups in exchange for a piece of the company, which is in the form of equity or royalties. In the early phase, Angel Investors, as the name suggests, provides support and help to startups to make recognition in the market through such investors. In recent times we have experienced the rise of startups...

Indian startups are turning into hot spots for Investors

Funding in the latest environment has become a trend to be perceived for growth. Now, businesses are not only seeking funds through relations in their neighborhood but also through global investors who believe in their viable idea, goodwill, and market opportunity they will get through the startup. We can also see how India is transforming into a cyber hub...

On a Mission: TeachMint with a year of success, planning to go global

Shifting of regular activities from offline to online, we saw the traditional methods changing in the time of the pandemic. The world was trying to develop solutions that could help them make their rituals easy to follow. Everything was turning online, from grocery to medical services and appointments to keep the market active for services that also involved basic...

Ola Electric launches its first Electric Scooters Ola S1, S1 Pro

On the Eve of Indian Independence Day, Bengaluru based-Ola Electric Mobility Pvt. finally launched its first series of E-scooter in two variants – the Ola S1, which will be available in five colours, and the Ola S1 Pro. This more powerful variant will be available in 10 colours.  S1 is priced at ₹99,999 (ex-showroom), the S1 Pro is ₹1,29,999 (ex-showroom),...

PolicyBazaar files its DRHP to SEBI for Rs. 6000 Crore IPO

Online insurance and other financial product marketplaces, PolicyBazaar has filed for an IPO (Initial Public Offering) of Rs. 6,017 Crores ($809 million). The company has submitted its DRHP (Draft Red-Herring Prospectus) with markets regulator SEBI on Monday. Founded in 2008, PolicyBazaar has become the fourth major Indian start-up after Zomato, MobiKwik, Paytm, which are either going public or filing for...

UPI breaks all records, crossed 3 billion Transactions in July

UPI (Unified Payment Interface) has broken it’s all record and crossed the 3 billion transactions mark in July for the first time since its inception in 2016. The data released by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCL) shows that UPI has registered 334 crores (3.34 billion) transactions worth Rs. 6,06,281 crore (6.06 trillion) in July. UPI has documented a...

India Start-ups get $250 Mn+ funding in a single day

An Indian start-up ecosystem has raised a lot of funds since the beginning of 2021, which shows the national and global investors are finding plenty of scope in the prospects of Indian start-ups. The upside tendency of the stock market, IPO allotments, increase in unicorn companies are all telling the story of the prominently elevating side of the Indian economy.   This...