Agritech Startup AgroStar Raises $27M In Series C Funding

Pune-based agro-tech startup AgroStar has raised $27 million in Series C funds to scale up operations and strengthen its technology platform. The funding round was led by Bertelsmann India along with its existing investors Accel, Chirate Ventures and Aavishkar Bharat…

WeWork Incubated Startups Collectively Raise $5.5 Million

Less than six months after launching WeWork Labs. Its programme to help early-stage startups scale in India. Co-working giant WeWork said that 11 out of 31 firms incubated in Gurgaon have raised a combined of $5.5 million. Startups such as…

Faasos Kicks Off Series D Round With $16 Mn

Cloud kitchen platform Rebel Foods, formerly known as Faasos. It has raised Rs 110 crore in funding from existing investors Sequoia Capital India, Lightbox Ventures and Evolvence India as part of its Series D1 round according to the report which…

The Wedding Brigade Raises Over $1M From Pre-Series A

Mumbai-based Sitara Digital Ventures, which runs marriage ceremony solutions portal The Wedding Brigade (TWB). It has raised an additional $1 million (Rs 6.9 crore at current exchange rates) in a pre-Series A funding round. The company will use the fresh…

Yatra Reviewing Ebix $336 Million Acquisition Offer

Global software integration platform that generally masters in the provision of on-demand software and e-commerce services to industries like finance, insurance, healthcare – Ebix, has offered Yatra.com a “generous” acquisition deal. Yatra has confirmed that it is reviewing the offer…

HelloVerify Raises Undisclosed Amount From Lead Angels

HelloVerify India, today announced that it has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Lead Angels network along with leading Silicon Valley investors like Y-Combinator, Data Collective & Venture Souq. HelloVerify is an API background screening platform which grew 100%…

TartanSense Raises Rs 15 Crore From Blume Ventures

Agriculture robotics startup TartanSense has raised Rs 15 crore from Omnivore Partners. Blume Ventures, and BEENEXT, indicating rising investor interest in deep technology startups that are addressing large untapped opportunities in Indian agriculture – a sector that occupies 60% of…

BYJU’S Gets An INR 80 Crore Top-Up From Tencent

Private equity major General Atlantic and Tencent. The world’s fifth-largest internet company, have put in an additional Rs 75 crore-Rs 80 crore in Think and Learn, the owner and operator of ed-tech platform Byju’s Learning. General Atlantic, which made Byju’s…

Whatfix Secures Rs 92 Crores From Eight Roads Ventures

Eight Roads Ventures has led a Rs 92 crore round of equity financing in digital adoption venture Whatfix. The third bet placed by the proprietary investment arm of Fidelity International in the current calendar year. The Series B round has…