UK based EV startup, Tevva, introduces a Hydrogen Electric Truck

Tevva launched its first truck with a hydrogen fuel cell booster with a range of up to 310 miles (499 km) and a greater zero-emission range for fleet operators. It raised $140 million from investors so far.

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).

Early Stage VC firm, Multiply Ventures, secures INR 260 crores for its maiden fund

Multiply Ventures announces closing its maiden fund at Rs 260 crore. The fund is thesis-driven, sector-focused and invests in startups on the Indian consumers across -fintech, retail, health, and ed-tech.

Sequoia Capital announces $2.85B funds for Indian and SEA startups

Sequoia Capital has raised $2.85 billion in funds. The venture capital firm will invest $2 billion in Indian startups, and $850 million in Southeast Asian startups.

Aptera, a Solar Electric Vehicle Startup bags $40 million through equity crowdfunding

Aptera secures $40 million in its recent crowdfunding round. The startup is funded by Google, Idealab, Meyer Global Management, Sandy Munro, Ozzy Okay and more.