SoftBank Group’s founder Masayoshi Son’s younger brother Taizo Son has launched an agri-food tech accelerator ‘Gastrotope’ in India in partnership with Gurgaon-based GSF Accelerator and Indo-Japan business consultancy Infobridge.
TBS Planet Comics, a Bangalore-based firm, has raised an undisclosed amount from angel investors like Amit Singal, founder of Startup Buddy and Rohit Prakash, founder of HuHuba Comics Reader founder.
Cricketer Yuvraj Singh-backed co-working space provider Creator’s Gurukul has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from investors like Rajit Nanda, CIO of ACWA Power, Dubai; Smarak Bhuyan, an investor based out of the Bay area, California and Sashwat Brahma, senior banker and an environmentalist based out of Singapore.
Delhi’s tutorial platform XPrep has received an undisclosed sum in funding led by Netherlands-based venture capital fund Rising Stars.
Zomato has acquired Bengaluru-based Runnr, a B2B online service provider platform for hyperlocal logistics services for an undisclosed amount to strengthen it’s food delivery capacity.