BeeNext, Recruit Strategic Partners join Indian startup Locus's US$4M funding round for global expansion

Locus provides a platform for enterprises to manage intra-city logistics for scheduled and on-demand deliveries with data analytics capabilities 

BeeNext contributes to Indian grocery delivery startup Milkbasket's US$7M fundraise

Last August, e27 exclusively reported Milkbasket's pre-Series A fundraise from Chinese VC firm Lenovo Capital and Incubator Group 

Beenext-funded logistics automation startup Locus.sh expanding to Southeast Asia

By 2020, the company aims to automate all the human decisions involved in sending a package from point A to point B, using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning 

800 startups launched in India in 2017 to date, compared with 6K in 2016; Is this a good sign?

Is this a course correction, or the outcome of last year's demonetisation and new changes to the tax regime? Experts speak up 

Indian edtech startup Unacademy raises US$11.5M from Sequoia India and SAIF Partners

It will use the funding to grow new skill categories in its platform 

(Exclusive) Lenovo's VC arm entering India with an investment in micro delivery grocery service Milkbasket

A few of Milkbasket's existing backers, in addition to new investor Blume Ventures, are also likely to co-invest in the pre-Series A round 

Unmanned aerial vehicles are set to change the face of logistics in India, says Locus.sh CEO Nishith Rastogi

Low-volume remote locations represent a costly part of standard networks, and with drones, there is a considerable cost to be saved, according to Rastogi 

Spinny offers a smart platform for buying and selling used cars in India; secures funding from Blume, IAN

Using data from real transactions, Spinny can predict the selling price of a car as per its true condition and can make a quick offer 

This IoT solution can predict power outages in your building and also help you save 30% energy

Indian startup Zenatix's solution WattMan provides updates regarding predictive and preventive maintenance of electrical assets through its cloud-based intelligent controls 

Indian mobile gaming startup Mech Mocha raises US$5M Series A; Xiaomi founder Jun Lei co-invests

Mech Mocha's first game, Chhota Bheem Himalayan Game, has over 4 million users in India