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Healthkart raises Rs 80 cr from Sequoia, Kae Capital, others

Firm will use funds to enhance marketing initiatives and offline expansion, says founder Sameer Maheshwari. Read Full Article

Marketing platform Boomtrain acquires Nudgespot, will create Boomtrain Messenger

Marketing platform Boomtrain announced today that it has acquired chat client Nudgespot. It also revealed that the merged company will create a communication platform. Read Full Article

Daily Rounds app raises funding from Accel India and others

Daily Rounds, a mobile app which compiles case studies and quizzes for doctors, has raised an undisclosed new round of funding from Accel India and Asuka Holding, besides existing backers Beenos and Powerhouse Ventures. Read Full Article

1mg raises Rs 100 cr from Maverick Capital Ventures, Sequoia

1mg, a health tech start-up, announced that it had raised Rs 100 crore from Maverick Capital, Sequoia India and the Omidiyar Network. Read Full Article

Fractal Analytics raises $100 mn from Malaysia's Khazanah

Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional Berhad will invest up to $100 million (Rs 667 crore) in Fractal Analytics, the India- and US-based data analytics provider said. Read Full Article

Freshdesk buys Airwoot to handle complaints on Twitter, Facebook with AI

Freshdesk today announced its next acquisition of Airwoot, one that gets it clients like Snapdeal, MakeMyTrip, and Jet Airways. Read Full Article

Online marketplace for used cars Truebil raises $5m from Kalaari, Inventus

Truebil, an online marketplace to buy and sell second-hand cars, has raised nearly $5 million in a Series-A round of funding from venture capital firms Kalaari Capital, Inventus Capital and San Francisco-based Tekton Ventures. The funding round also saw participation from its existing investor Kae Capital. Read Full Article