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Property-tech startup BuildSupply bags Series A funding

Archer Technologies Pvt Ltd, which owns tech-enabled property startup BuildSupply, has raised around INR 25 crore in a Series A round of funding led by investment firm Venture Highway.

CarDekho raises USD 100 million in latest investment round

The online auto marketplace is buzzing with investor action yet again Girnarsoft, which owns and runs online auto classifieds portal CarDekho, is raising USD 100 million in its latest investment round.

Oncologist Ramakant Deshpande invests in Any Time Doctor

Ramakant Deshpande, a Mumbai-based surgical oncologist, has invested an undisclosed amount in Any Time Doctor, a startup that operates an app that helps connect patients with doctors and pharmacies.

SoftBank comes calling again to infuse USD 1 billion in Ola

Japanese investment major SoftBank has offered to invest as much as USD 1 billion in a new financing round for Ola.

Individual investors back travel-tech firm Guiddoo in extended pre-Series A round

Travel technology firm Guiddoo World Travels Pvt Ltd has raised USD 800,000 in an extended pre-Series A round of funding from ITC executive Angshuman Sarkar, Dubai-based entrepreneur Stephen D’mello and Singapore-based resident Rennie Ratadia.

Omphalos Ventures invests in online marketplace Nagpur Wholesale

Online marketplace Nagpur Wholesale, operated by Qualipros Technologies Pvt Ltd, has raised INR 1 crore  in a seed funding round from Omphalos Ventures India LLP.

Matrix Partners, Ventureast lead Series B investment in MoEngage

California- and Bengaluru-based marketing cloud platform MoEngage Inc, has raised USD 9 million in a Series B round of funding led by new investors Matrix Partners and Ventureast.

Go-Jek venture arm to invest USD 30 million in MPL

Go-Ventures, the venture capital arm of Indonesian ride-hailing giant Go-Jek, is close to investing USD 30 million in Indian digital gaming startup Mobile Premier League (MPL).

Biryani By Kilo eyes USD 6-8 million funding

Gurgaon-based Sky Gate Hospitality Pvt Ltd, which runs food startup Biryani By Kilo, is planning to raise USD 6-8 million in a Series A round of funding to expand its operations.

Edtech startup Eruditus in talks to raise USD 40 million funding led by Sequoia

Executive education service provider Eruditus Executive Education Pvt Ltd is in advanced talks to raise USD 40 million in a Series C funding round led by Sequoia Capital India.

Singapore firm may grab USD 100-million ride to Oyo

Singapore ride-hailing company Grab is in advanced discussions to invest USD 100 million in Oyo Hotels & Homes as part of the Indian hospitality chain’s ongoing USD 1-billion funding round.

Steadview Capital, Vy Capital lead Series D investment in UrbanClap

UrbanClap Technologies Pvt Ltd, a Delhi-based company that operates a home services marketplace, has raised USD 50 million in a Series D funding round led by Hong Kong-based hedge fund Steadview Capital and existing investor Vy Capital.

Yuri Milner set to invest as VC-backed Bounce eyes USD 50 million cheque

Bengaluru-based Wickedride Adventure Services Pvt Ltd, which operates dockless scooter and bicycle sharing platform Bounce, is in advanced stages of discussions to raise USD 50 million in a fresh funding round from new and existing investors.

Accel infuses fresh capital into workplace discussion app Hush

Workplace discussion platform Hush has raised USD 640,000 in a new round of funding from existing investors.

SRI Capital backs camera technology startup DreamVu

Early-stage venture capital firm SRI Capital has invested an undisclosed amount in camera technology startup DreamVu.

Health foods firm Clinical Nutrition secures angel funding

Clinical Nutrition, a firm which offers functional foods and beverages, has raised an undisclosed amount in angel funding from a clutch of wealthy individuals.

Spiral Ventures back Yebhi co-founder’s medical tourism firm

Medical tourism venture Hospals has secured INR 10 crore led by Japanese early-stage venture capital fund Spiral Ventures.

Delhi govt-backed incubator tops up investment in ed-tech startup Perspectico

SSCBS Innovation & Incubation Foundation (SIIF) has topped up its seed investment in Perspectico Learning Pvt Ltd, a startup which offers online career preparation courses for students.

Angels back online learning startup Career Anna in pre-Series A round

Gurugram-based online learning platform Career Anna, which provides video-based test preparation and certification courses, has raised INR 4 crore  from a group of angel investors represented by Subinder Khurana.

Unilever VC, Kalaari may back ecommerce startup Shop101

Social ecommerce startup Shop101 is in advanced stages of raising USD 10-12 million from the venture capital arm of consumer goods giant Unilever and Kalaari Capital.

RP-SG Ventures bets on merchandise startup The Souled Store

Pop culture merchandise startup The Souled Store has raised INR 21 crore around USD 3 million  in a funding round led by RP-SG Ventures.

Yamaha joins vehicle rental platform Drivezy’s Series B funding ride

Mumbai-based AS Justride Tours and Travels Pvt Ltd, which owns self-drive vehicle rental platform Drivezy, has raised USD 20 million in its Series B round.

Sequoia Capital backs Smallcase, Turtlemint

Sequoia Capital is backing personal investment platform Smallcase and insurance portal Turtlemint

Dutch impact investor C4D backs solar solutions firm Freyr Energy

Hyderabad-based rooftop solar firm Freyr Energy Services Pvt Ltd has raised INR 27 crore in a Series A round of funding led by Netherlands-based impact investment fund C4D Partners.