AgriTech

Sequoia Surge-Backed Bijak Is Raising $11.8 Mn In Series A Funding
Bijak was a part of Sequoia Surge early-stage accelerator. It has earlier raised funding from agritech-centric fund Omnivore. Bijak is looking to tackle the lack of accountability in the trade of agricultural commodities

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Edtech
INSEAD Angels leads pre-Series A extension round in ed-tech startup Pariksha

Pariksha, which helps aspirants prepare for government exams in their regional languages, has raised an undisclosed sum as part of a pre-Series A extension round

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Beauty
Startup Nature’s Tattva raises $150K from singer Sukhbir Singh, others

The startup said it would be using the funds to scale operations, acquire talent, and for brand building activities.

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TMT
Here’s a snapshot of key Chinese investors in Indian startups

The government said that FDI in Indian companies from neighbouring countries will now require its approval as it aimed to curb “opportunistic takeovers” of domestic firms during the coronavirus pandemic.
 

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