Vardaan

Founding editor at IndianWeb2, he's been writing at IndianWeb2 since 2007. Apart from blogging he had a professional career of software developer, Ux developer and search engine marketer in past. His vision of IndianWeb2 has been laid down so as to showcase, encourage and propagate Indian startups, innovation and entrepreneurship ideas.

Indian multinational conglomerate Tata group is investing whopping $900 million (around Rs 5,800 crore) into an American electric car start-up Faraday Future, reported Chinese media outlet. Notably, Tata's $900 million investment is accounted for 10 percent share in Faraday Future, which will soar the valuation of the startup to about...

A couple of months backed we reported that PayTM is planning to acquire Bengaluru based deal discovery app Little. Now, the Softbank backed and Vijay Shekhar Sharma-led PayTM is all set to acquire not just one but two online coupon startups -- Nearbuy (formerly Groupon) and Bangalore based...

In February this year, India's leading bitcoin startups -- Zebpay, Unocoin, Coinsecure and Searchtrade, jointly launched <em>Digital Asset and Blockchain Foundation of India</em> (DABFI) for the orderly and transparent growth of virtual currency market. And now after just nine months, DABFI has announced its merger with the Internet and...

In what could be seen as India's biggest acquisition by tech giant Google, the company is reportedly in talks with Mumbai headquartered local search engine Just Dial to acquire its business, says a report by Business Standard. The report quotes an investment banker said to be familiar with the discussions....

US based incubator Nexus has selected four Indian startups for nurturing and scaling up their business. "We have selected four Indian start-ups for incubation -- CleanLife, White Cub, RoadBounce and VCP. We will now work with them to provide them resources they need to scale up their business. "For some it...

Phonon Communications, a pioneer in automated customer interaction solutions, announced the acquisition of Artificial Intelligence (AI) chatbot company iDelivr. Gurgaon-based iDelivr was founded in 2015 by IIT/IIM alumni Vijayendra Singh and Kumar Gyanendra with a vision to develop game-changing AI-based bots that can...

In a significant partnership to further expand its brand outreach, Cult.fit, a chain of premium fitness centers, one of the offerings from the parent company cure.fit, has announced cricketer K L Rahul as its brand ambassador. The deal was facilitated by Cornerstone Sport- a brand consultant and talent representation...

Jindal Stainless Limited, in association with ANEW Holdings Limited, a Japanese Venture Capital, today launched an Indo – Japanese Accelerator Program for Agriculture Start-ups in Gurugram. The Accelerator Program provides agriculture start-ups with a platform for networks and collaborations with Japanese companies, through an intensive program led by experienced...

Akash Gupta, Vice President – Marketing for Mobikwik, has decided to move on and pursue his entrepreneurial dreams. The former Marketing Head of Mobikwik would now be venturing into the Green Tech Space. The startup is aimed at curbing the rising pollution levels in urban cities, while simultaneously promoting...

Within few days of launching of Flipkart's online grocery service 'Supermart', which is e-commerce major's second attempt into online grocery business, Another player -- Adani Wilmar, the company that markets ‘Fortune’ brand of food products in India, is all set to enter the online grocery sales business with...