Chingari in talks to raise funds at $1 bn valuation

Chingari in talks to raise funds at $1 bn valuation

NEW DELHI : Tech4Billion Media is set to raise $200 million at a valuation of $1 billion, which will catapult the operator of video-sharing platform Chingari into India’s fast-growing league of so-called startup unicorns, said two people familiar with the matter.

Yulu accelerates the adoption of sustainable mobility

Environmental concerns and rising fuel prices have given electric vehicles (EVs) the thrust they required for faster adoption globally. In India too, EV sales have been growing rapidly, with homegrown players like Yulu playing a central role in accelerating their adoption.

Strom R3 three-wheel EV – 200km range, price Rs 4.5 lakh

EVs have been making waves in India for the past few years and the future only looks better for electrically powered cars in India as several global and local manufacturers are set to launch their EVs. The Strom-R3 is an Indian EV that has been making the news because of its affordability and unique approach to the concept. The three-wheeled EV is priced at only Rs 4.5 lakh (ex-showroom) and seats two.

Content consumption in India is changing: Short Video apps playing a vital role

Shortly after India’s infamous ban on multiple Chinese apps, the country’s social media landscape heralded a favourable moment for market players, existing and new, to capture the stage.

These 5 startups are propelling India’s spacetech ecosystem

These spacetech startups, which develop launch vehicles, satellites, propulsion engines, and remote sensors, among others, are democratising access to spacetech for companies in India and beyond.

DealShare aims to cross $3 billion gross revenue run rate by March 2023; break-even in one and a half years: Founder

The brand is eyeing 3 times growth on the back of geographical expansion, higher customer retention, and increased basket values of existing customers.

Delhi becomes first state to include and incentivise e-cycles

Delhi Government in a significant decision has announced to include e-cycles in its ambitious Electric Vehicle(EV) Policy. Delhi has now become the first state in the country to incentivize e-cycles under its EV policy. This will include both passenger and cargo e-cycle having a speed of less than 25 km/hour.

We’ve raised $35 Million to build the most immersive event-led engagement platform – a big thanks to all our customers & partners!

This marks another milestone for our team at Airmeet as we scale our product offerings, customers and team globally. We are on the path to build Airmeet into your go-to audience engagement platform to help businesses, agencies & associations create immersive events & webinars for brand, content & pipeline acceleration.

Our favorite startups from YC’s Winter 2022 Demo Day, part 1

We shook up our coverage this year, divvying things up by sector and geography. Our goal was to avoid a huge list, the sort that we compiled in years past. TechCrunch has notes on the ever-growing contingent of companies from Africa, Indian startups, international fintech and even a discussion on intra-startup competition at the accelerator.

What budding entrepreneurs need to know about non-dilutive financing solutions

As a fledgling start-up owner, an entrepreneur never dreams small – the ambitions are always larger than life! To quash competition, amass a huge customer base, and eventually announce its IPO. However, the growth trajectory of a start-up is seldom linear and most often more complex. While a bootstrapped company can definitely excel in the market and even carve its niche, accelerated growth almost always requires an entry into the funding market.