The year that transformed the education industry
Every sector responded to Covid-19 in their own way, and a complex part of this response was seen in the education industry. But it stayed resolute, showing that the desire to learn can't be quenched.
Naveen Tewari: The wizard of two unicorns
Despite the pandemic, the growth in user base has been robust for Tewari's mobile content platform, Glance, that lured investors to put in $145 million last month.
Byju’s better half
Wearing multiple hats—teacher, entrepreneur, content developer, mother—Divya Gokulnath has helped build India's largest edtech company.
CARS24 drives into unicorn club
The online transaction platform for used cars raises $200 million from DST Global, and others.
Hello Razorpay, India's newest unicorn
The fintech firm's co-founder and CEO, Harshil Mathur, says that the company aims to double its merchant base to 10 million small and medium businesses by the end of the year.
Covid-19: VC-backed healthtech deal values soar
Venture capital investment in healthtech hits $8.2 billion in the first quarter of 2020, the highest quarterly total on record, says Preqin; large deals continue to be made.
Now order groceries, home essentials through Swiggy
The Bengaluru-headquartered unicorn will deliver groceries, flowers, and medicines from both online and offline stores to your doorstep through its new service called Swiggy Stores.
India’s unicorn club set to expand in 2019
A host of startups—including BigBasket, Delhivery, and MobiKwik—are expected to cross the $1 billion valuation mark this year.
Unicorns: Beyond their wildest dreams
2018 belongs to unicorns in India, with eight startups achieving a valuation of $1 billion. As firms continue to attract funding from global investors, the unicorn party is far from over.