Lumi Interactive, a female-founded gaming studio promoting mental wellness, raises $9M in a seed round

Lumi Interactive raises $9 million in funding to develop mobile games for mental wellness. The funding round was joined by a16z,1Up Ventures, Galileo Ventures, and Heracles Capital.

Battery Smart, a pioneer in battery swapping platform, raises $25 million in series A funding

Battery Smart secures $25 million Series A funding round. Tiger Global, Blume Ventures, and Orios Ventures with participated in the round.

Actress Rashmika Mandanna invests in clean beauty brand, Plum Goodness

Popular Indian actress, Rashmika Mandanna has joined Plum, a beauty and personal care brand, as an investor, brand ambassador, and advocate.

Popular chai-tea chain, Chaayos raises $53 million in Series C round

Chaayos raises $53 million in a Series C round led by Alpha Wave Ventures. The round saw participation from Elevation Capital, Tiger Global Management etc.

Battery recycling startup, BatX energies raises $1.6M in seed funding round

BatX Energies Pvt Ltd, a lithium-ion battery recycling startup secured $1.6 million in a seed funding round. The round was led by JITO Angel Network

Shiprocket acquires Pickrr in a deal worth $200M

Shiprocket, a logistics technology platform, has acquired a majority stake in Pickrr for around $200 million (nearly Rs 1,560 crore).

Mansukhbhai Prajapati: the genius behind Mitticool

Founded by Mansukhbhai Prajapati, Mitticool is an ecofriendly brand that offers innovative clay products such as electricity free clay refrigerators etc.

Indian government announces Agnipath scheme to recruit military aspirants

A brief rundown on the Union Cabinet approved recruitment scheme for Indian youth to serve in the Armed Force known as AGNIPATH.

Pinkvilla hosts Style Icon Awards: Check out all the winners

Pinkvilla style icons awards were held on Thursday to honour and celebrate the 15th anniversary of Pinkvilla and its association with Bollywood.

Yatrikart, a transit retail chain startup, secures $450 K in seed round

Yatrikart, a tech enabled retail chain for retailing on the go, secures $450,000 in a seed funding round from Shuru-Up's Digital platform and Artha Venture Fund.