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1)      How did you come up with the idea of one-stop online solution for TopTomato?

In an era where time and money have become mutually convertible commodities, we are passionate about creating a solution for the regular shopping chores of the people of Bangalore. Grocery shopping at conventional stores is often related to long queues at billing desks, tiring exercise of carrying the grocery bags back home, fighting for parking space and many more endless hassles over procurement of daily necessities.

The team did a study of the existing retail scenario of India and realized that an average Indian … Read more

Walk the Talk with an Entrepreneur- Sananda Misra of

Indian online matrimonial space has been burdened with a service fee based matrimony site model over the years. A fresh breather in this segment is the latest matrimonial site Aneklog. It helps you find Your Ek among Anek and doesn’t ask for any service fee. Afterall, marriages are made on heaven, why pay on earth?

Aneklog is an online service from Scrappy Ventures Private Limited.Scrappy Ventures is an Internet product company based in Pune, India.Scrappy, also known as Jugaad in Hindi is the ability to achieve ambitious goals by utilizing disproportionately low quantity of resources. It is named so … Read more

Aneklog – find your ek


Mettl, an online assessment portal based out of Gurgaon has raised $4M led by IndoUS Venture Partners.  Existing investors also participated in this series A round. Mettl had raised angel funding from Blume Ventures, Sasha Mirchandani, Naveen Tiwari of Inmobi and others.  Vani Kola, Managing Partner of IndoUS will take a board seat at Mettl.

Mettl was founded in 2010 by Ketan Kapoor, an IIT Rourkee and Tonmoy Shingal, an IIT Kanpur alum.  Mettl is an online assessment and testing platform to measure, analyze and improve people skills. It is ideal for companies who want to run multi-competency assessments … Read more

Mettl raises $4M from IndoUS Venture Partners

Knowlarity Communications,  a Gurgaon-based company that offers cloud telephony-based solutions has raised $6.5M investments from Sequoia Capital. This is the first investment in the cloud telephony space in India for Sequoia Capital, Mohit Bhatnagar will come on Knowlarity board.

The current round of funding will help Knowlarity scale its R&D facility in India, besides developing sales and marketing in the international market. At the time of inception, Knowlarity had raised a little less than $2 million from angel investors.

Founded in 2009 by IIT- Kanpur graduates Ambarish Gupta and Pallav Pandey, Knowlarity provides voice and data communication services

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Sequoia Capital invests $6.5M in Knowlarity Communications

Learning is Social

Classle is creating a social learning network, with the focus of Learning. Classle connects not only individuals but also private learning environments. Classle offers free service to students pursuing higher education to enhance their academic and professional level.

Classle is founded by Vaidya Nathan, He had previously worked with Cognizant Technology Solutions where he held many portfolios including Head-Global Innovation Office, Global Head – Learning and Research, Chief Architect, etc.

Classle provides fast, easy and free access to a wide variety of organized contents. Classle help learners find highly valued, targeted, appropriate and closely related information quickly. Classle’s technology-powered online … Read more

Classle – Learning is Social