8 Articles Related to "unicorn"

Hotel operators who partnered with Oyo call it 'biggest online fraud', demand criminal probe against Softbank-backed startup now poised to raise $1.5 bn

• Oyo charges hotels a roughly 20 percent franchise fee on room revenues when hotels join its network, but some Indian hotel oper...

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"Iguanacorn" Is Miami's Answer To Silicon Valley's $1 Billion unicorns

That diversity of population in Miami offers startups access to markets on the US East Coast, Latin America and Europe, according to experts.

3 months ago . 48 views

OYO to invest Rs 1,400 Cr in India ops, launches new property ‘Collection O’

The Delhi-based hospitality unicorn announced that it will focus on building infrastructure, technology, internal operations and hiring people.

8 months ago . 85 views

Oyo Rooms checks into unicorn club with $1 billion fundraise

Existing investors including SoftBank Vision Fund, Sequoia Capital and Lightspeed Venture Partners have put in $800 million, with commitments for another $200 milli...

1 year ago . 145 views

Swiggy enters unicorn club with $210 million funding from Naspers

The latest funding, led by Naspers and Yuri Milner’s DST Global, values Swiggy at roughly $1.3 billion, surpassing rival Zomato’s $1.1 billion valuati...

1 year ago . 270 views

Snapdeal sale to Flipkart a done deal?

The deal, ecommercebarring last-minutes back-outs, might see SoftBank cluster emerge as a dominant player ine-commercescene, aligned against Amazon. The ...

2 years ago . 478 views

Alibaba takes first step into India's marketplace with launch of Paytm Mall.

Alibaba-backed Paytm has launched Paytm Mall, a consumer shopping app, to take on local rival Flipkart and global rival Amazon in the country. The Paytm ...

2 years ago . 253 views

MobiKwik in Talks to Raise Funds, Eyes $1-Billion Valuation: CEO

Indian mobile payments and digital pockets company MobiKwik says it is in talks to raise greater budget at a stage that could supply the start-up a $1 billion (roug...

2 years ago . 165 views

 
 

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A shocking video uncovering the lungs of a heavy smoker has yet again shown how terrible it is to smoke. It is now common knowledge that cigarettes are bad for yo...

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Survey Finds Most Workers Would Prefer A Robot Boss To A Human

According to a recent survey conducted by Oracle and Future Workplace, a significant majority of workers would rather have a robot boss than a human one. The survey...

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Mumbai’s ‘first home system’ auto rickshaw impresses many, including T...

Twinkle Khanna shared an image of an auto on Instagram. It shows the vehicle decked up with all sorts of facilities.

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Largest Milk Producer In US Files For Bankruptcy As Industry’s Profits...

The largest milk producer in the United States, Dean Foods, has filed for bankruptcy. The dairy industry has seen declining profits in recent years as fewer peopl...

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These Destinations in India Should Put Restrictions on the Tourist Inf...

If you are not living under a rock, you must already be aware of the huge traffic fiasco that the popular Indian holiday destinations saw at the peak of this summer...

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A Mushroom Is Saving Millions Of Bees From A Deadly Virus

According to a 2018 study published in Nature Scientific Reports, a specific type of mushroom extract can help honeybees fight off a devastating virus that is suspe...

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6 Bollywood Superstars Who Turned Down Famous

It's a known fact that not all scripts are written with a particular actor in mind and turning down projects owing to creative differences is more normal than w...

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Cameroon Activist Uses Plastic Bottles to Create Boats For His Communi...

To reduce the prevalence of plastic in the environment, a young man in Cameroon is transforming the littered bottles into “EcoBoats.”

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Delhi Man Arrested At IGI Airport For Dressing Up As Pilot, Just To Sh...

To the point: The man was found in possession of a fake ID card, just so that he could shoot videos and enjoy preferential treatments of being a pi...

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This Boss' Response To An Employee Who Ran Out Of Sick Days Is Winning...

Life of a working parent is quite difficult. Apart from tending to their children, they also have to make sure that they are regular at work. While organisations al...

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Lakes and Labyrinths: NASA Reveals First Geological Map of Saturn’s Pl...

The largest moon of Saturn is the only planetary body in the solar system, apart from Earth, that has stable liquid lakes on its surface and dunes that are made up ...

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West Indies Coach's Hilarious Suggestions On How To Get Virat Kohli Ou...

The West Indies are gearing up to take on India in the three-match T20I series, followed by an equal number of One-day Internationals.

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US Cop Under Investigation For Allegedly Fondling Dead Woman's Breasts

Although the officer had turned his body camera off, a two-minute buffer on the device captured the incident.

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Sebi tightens norms on default disclosure, rights issue, portfolio ser...

• The Sebi board today set a limit of 31 days for listed firms to disclose to the stock exchanges any event of a default <...

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Photos Show Evidence of Life on Mars, Claims Scientist

The research found numerous examples of insect-like forms, structured similarly to bees, as well as reptile-like forms.  

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16 Crime And Murder Riddles That Would Bring Out The Sherlock in You

There is something about mysteries and riddles that attract the brightest minds. Sherlock, with his intelligence, could have become anybody but he chooses to be a d...

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#BudgetBuys: Top 5 Aloe Vera Gels under Rs 500 in India
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‘Padmavat’ revisited: Meet Nagmati, who was forced to share her husban...

In Malik Muhammed Jayasi’s epic poem, Ratansen’s wife is ‘a woman who was forced to suffer for absolutely no fault of hers’.

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8 Types of Biryanis in India That Are as Diverse as the Nation Itself

Biryani has seen way more history than we have. Shrouded as it is in mystery and a melange of mouth-watering spices, several legends abound the delectable spiced ri...

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