Captain's Log, Oct. 26: Indonesia's Toko Bitcoin and Bitbayar close down; Grab to allow rides without surge pricing for a flat membership fee

Also in the new is Indian logistics firm GoJava's filing of criminal breach of trust case against e-commerce company Snapdeal 

Snapdeal receives US$17.5M in emergency financing from founders, existing investor Nexus

Snapdeal, which is close to signing a merger deal with Flipkart, recently had a run-in with a seller group over non-payments of dues 

[Exclusive] Due diligence started in impending Flipkart-Snapdeal merger; SoftBank may invest up to US$1B in new entity

Although the deal is on course, Flipkart and Snapdeal are yet to resolve the differences about the employee stock options (ESOPs) 

Bharat Bazaar gets funding from Beenext to digitize Indian agriculture

Supply channel bottlenecks and lack of a proper marketing channel are serious problems for a farmer, and Bharat Bazaar aims to address this 

11 priceless stories from India's top entrepreneurs

Some of South Asia's most famous entrepreneurs provide inspiration to get out of that productivity rut 

Personalisation is the new mantra: Snapdeal acquires TargetingMantra to help you shop in an intuitive manner

TargetingMantra builds products for enhancing customer buying journey and increasing conversion rates through intuitive product discovery, recommendations and channel selection 

India’s energy data analytics startup Zenatix gets pre-Series A from Blume

The funding will be used primarily for product enhancement and to expand operations in Bangalore and Mumbai 

In photos: Snapdeal's snazzy new Gurgaon campus

The Indian e-commerce major's new campus has a gym and a game room to help keep employees going for their goals 

Ratan Tata, Mohandas Pai back deal-making startup LetsVenture

Last week, LetsVenture raised Series A funding from Nandan Nilekani, Kunal Bahl, Rohit Bansal and Girish Mathrubootham, among others 

India’s mobile app analytics startup MoEngage raises US$4.25M

Investors include Helion, Exfinity Ventures, Snapdeal Co-founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal and TaxiForSure Co-founder Raghunandan G