Avanish Tiwary

Articles By Avanish Tiwary

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Focus is on mobile start-ups, early-stage investments: Alok Goel

Saif Partners, which has invested in at least 40 companies in India and has start-ups such as MakeMyTrip, Paytm, UrbanLadder in its portfolio, has appointed Alok Goel...

Focus is on mobile start-ups, early-stage investments: Alok Goel

We will not take our eyes off Indian market: Zomato’s Deepinder Goyal

Deepinder Goyal, co-founder, Zomato says India and UAE are our biggest and most profitable markets right now, and these two markets will continue to grow for us in terms of traffic, revenue and profitability.

Zomato Deepinder Goyal News

Rush hour in India’s startup scene

As internet penetration in India grows, technology startups are gaining popularity among investors who are channeling funds into the country like never before

Rush hour in India’s startup scene

Start-ups cheer listing norms, but wary of registration delays

The move by Sebi to provide a separate public listing platform for start-ups is seen as a positive step by the entrepreneurs as it opens doors to raise capital and create value within the country.

Start-ups cheer listing norms, but wary of registration delays

Ahead of International Yoga Day, India Inc strikes gung-ho pose

CII is organising yoga sessions for industry captains on Sunday. And startups are gearing up to offer incentives, either in the form of free rides, special packages or free classes at yoga studios

International Yoga Day News

E-commerce: Flipkart, Snapdeal, others sees top flight ‘ghar wapsi’

E-commerce firms including Flipkart, Amazon are attracting top talent in hordes from across sectors and geographies.

Ecommerce boom News

Meru Cabs prefers the partnership route over acquisitions: Siddhartha Pahwa

The taxi-hailing industry is seeing gradual consolidation with clear lines being drawn between the few winners...

Meru Cabs prefers the partnership route over acquisitions: Siddhartha Pahwa

Problems we are solving global in nature: Sachin & Mukesh bansal

Sachin Bansal of Flipkart and Mukesh Bansal of Myntra met the press in Bengaluru on Tuesday on the occasion of Myntra becoming an “App only” medium.

Problems we are solving global in nature: Sachin & Mukesh bansal

Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal plug holes in return policy to keep abuse in check

E-commerce industry insiders say 15-25% of products bought in the fashion category are returned, and each time a buyer returns a product, the e-tailer’s logistical cost escalates three times.

Amazon News

Ola acquires TaxiforSure’s auto services

Move to help TFS focus on cab business

Ola acquires TaxiforSure’s auto services

Xiaomi wants China’s 70:30 online-offline sales ratio here

Manu Jain, India Head, Xiaomi, says he is looking at a 70:30 online vs traditional retail sales ratio.

Xiaomi wants China’s 70:30 online-offline sales ratio here

Not building products with just India in mind anymore: Deepinder Goyal, Zomato

Delhi-based Zomato has ventured into table booking service with the acquisition of US-based NexTable...

Not building products with just India in mind anymore: Deepinder Goyal, Zomato

Amazon puts warehouse investments on hold till VAT issue resolution

E-commerce giant Amazon has put on hold future investments in its warehouse operations following queries raised by the commercial taxes...

Amazon News

Augmented reality: It’s as real as it can get

Check out a property as if you were seeing it for real, or see how a piece of furniture will look in your living room. Augmented reality is what e-commerce firms are making it possible with

online property sale News

Private affair a must-have in cut-throat world of e-commerce

Myntra has more than 10 in-house brands in the fashion category, such as Roadster, Dressberry, Anouk, Mast & Harbour and Kook N Keech

Private affair a must-have in cut-throat world of e-commerce

E-tailers turn towards strategic discounting of select brands only

MyDala offers discounts and coupons of online and offline merchants, but is bullish on brick-and-mortar retailers located in small towns

E-tailers turn towards strategic discounting of select brands only

Local services big enough to not get distracted by product sales: Satya Prabhakar, Sulekha.com

Sulekha.com was the first mover in the online classified business.

Local services big enough to not get distracted by product sales: Satya Prabhakar, Sulekha.com

Section 66A of IT Act: Entire digital ecosystem will take off from here, says MouthShut founder Faisal Farooqui

Faisal Farooqui, founder, Mouthshut, who also challenged the government on the inclusion of section 66A in the IT Act...

faisal farooqui, faisal farooqui mouthshut, section 66a, section 66a of it act News

Entrepreneurs bet big on online verticals

The success of e-commerce industry in India has spawned the growth of newer businesses focused on niche verticals like health, education travel with investors betting on these entrepreneurs

online, Flipkart, Zomato, MakeMyTrip, Tripoto, MakeMyTrip News