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Flipkart raises $1 billion in fresh capital; drops

July 29, 2014

Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, has raised $1 billion in one of the largest funding rounds for any e-commerce company globally – and the single largest round by an internet company from India.   Co-led by existing investors Tiger Global Management and Naspers, the funds will be used to make long-term strategic investments in India, especially in mobile technology.   Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, GIC, along with existing investors Accel Partners, DST Global, ICONIQ Capital, Morgan Stanley Investment Management and Sofina, also participated in this latest financing round.   This new milestone comes within mo

Deepening ties with India is strategic imperative: John Kerry

Deepening ties with India is strategic i...

July 29, 2014

Noting that deepening America\'s ties with India is a strategic imperative, US Secretary of State John Kerry today said time has...

DTDC kicks off its 25 years milestone celebration

DTDC kicks off its 25 years milestone ce...

July 28, 2014

DTDC Courier & Cargo Ltd, Indias Largest Express Delivery Network, has entered into its 25th year of operations across the world ...

Peel-Works secures funding from Inventus Capital, IDG Ventures

Peel-Works secures funding from Inventus...

July 28, 2014

Peel-Works, the leading SaaS and big-data analytics company enabling sales-force & traditional trade transformation, has raised a ...

DVC tariff hike to impact West Bengal SMEs

DVC tariff hike to impact West Bengal SM...

July 28, 2014

Damodar Valley Corporation\'s (DVC) proposal for a sharp hike in power tariff for the current fiscal and the next two will impac...

Microsoft Ventures India announces the 5th batch of Accelerator Program

Microsoft Ventures India announces the 5...

July 25, 2014

Microsoft Ventures in India today announced the fifth batch of 12 technology start-ups that will constitute the Winter (July-Novem...

GoDaddy, Microsoft partner to provide affordable Office 365 to SMEs

GoDaddy, Microsoft partner to provide af...

July 25, 2014

GoDaddy, the worlds largest technology provider dedicated to small businesses, and Microsoft today announced a long-term strategi...

Google to directly mentor 25 start-ups in India

Google to directly mentor 25 start-ups i...

July 25, 2014

The five-day event called Launchpad slated for the first week of November will see Google employees across the globe share their i...

World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim lauds Gujarat growth model

World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim lauds Guja...

July 25, 2014

Lauding the Gujarat growth model, World Bank Chief Jim Yong Kim said India\'s business standing will jump 50 places if the ranki...

Jayalalithaa announces scheme for training unemployed technical youth

Jayalalithaa announces scheme for traini...

July 25, 2014

In a bid to train qualified youth for employability in technical field, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced ...

WWF-India promotes climate innovations through Climate Solver

WWF-India promotes climate innovations t...

July 25, 2014

Innovations are vital enablers that promote climate solutions and facilitate the transition to an equitable low carbon future. ...

Young Entrepreneurs from IIT Delhi won innovation competition at the International Youth Festival, Russia

Young Entrepreneurs from IIT Delhi won i...

July 25, 2014

The Russian Union of Youth (RUY) organised the International Youth Festival at City of Chita, Russia. The Russian Union of Youth (...

INSEAD new executive education programme to support Indian SMEs

INSEAD new executive education programme...

July 24, 2014

Global business school INSEAD has announced an addition of a course to its executive education portfolio. ...

RBI issues draft guidelines to facilitate financing to MSMEs

RBI issues draft guidelines to facilitat...

July 24, 2014

In order to facilitate financing to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and to help them convert trade receivables into li...

MAIT announces ICT SME conclave 2014 across five cities

MAIT announces ICT SME conclave 2014 acr...

July 24, 2014

MAIT, the apex body representing India\'s IT hardware, training and R&D services sectors, in association with the Department of ...

Flipkart launches E-learning category for students

Flipkart launches E-learning category fo...

July 23, 2014

With over 1900 products and titles, this category will offer an exhaustive range of E-learning material, certification courses and...

FIEO-IMC Ontario to enable Indian firms to explore North America

FIEO-IMC Ontario to enable Indian firms ...

July 23, 2014

The International Marketing Center (IMC), Government of Ontario, Canada and Federation of Indian Exporters Organisation (FIEO) are...

Understanding the changing dynamics of the Indian F&B industry

Understanding the changing dynamics of t...

July 23, 2014

Drink Technology India (DTI) and International PackTech India enter into the 3rd year of their successful association, highlightin...

MSME Ministry to ready in-depth development plan in 6 months

MSME Ministry to ready in-depth developm...

July 23, 2014

MSME Ministry is expected to ready an in-depth plan to revitalise the country\'s micro, small and medium enterprises within six ...

SBI to extend financial support to Australian SME exporters in India

SBI to extend financial support to Austr...

July 23, 2014

Australian SME businesses active in India can look forward to greater support in their overseas activities, following a new agreem...

Zomato, Ola Cabs, Quikr & BookMyShow join Rs 1,000 crore start-up club

Zomato, Ola Cabs, Quikr & BookMyShow joi...

July 23, 2014

Indian e-commerce firms are witnessing a rapid rise in their valuations due to the high penetration of internet and the increased ...

Telangana plans to outdo Singapore in terms of industry-friendly policies

Telangana plans to outdo Singapore in te...

July 23, 2014

Stabilising and expanding the existing industries in Hyderabad is the top priority of the Telangana government while setting up of...