Aug 02, 2021 08:00 AM IST
Former Myntra CEO Ananth Narayanan's newest venture Mensa Brands is in talks to raise money from Tiger Global, valuing the few-months-old upstart at over $400 million. Tiger partner Scott Shleifer is an angel investor in Mensa although Tiger itself has backed GOAT Brand Labs, a direct competitor to Mensa.
- Jul 29, 2021 11:25 AM IST
Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, situated in the Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan, is one of the most popular national parks in India. The park is a favourite of wildlife enthusiasts because it offers a significantly higher probability of sighting tigers in the wild. Ranthambore’s most famous inhabitant was Macchli aka The Lady of Lake, which died in 2016. Another member of her linage, T-39 (christened so for identification) is all set to carry on the legacy. Also named 'Noor', owing to her dazzling beauty, she has successfully raised three litters.
- Jul 26, 2021 12:58 PM IST
GOAT Brand Labs, co-founded by Flipkart's former fashion head, has raised $36 million to build a house of brands, along the lines of US-based breakout firm Thrasio
- Jul 20, 2021 08:02 AM IST
Tiger Global's deal-making spree has shocked and surprised top VC firms and entrepreneurs alike. But the initial shock has given way to cold hard logic. Tiger's $1.4 billion in Indian startups this year is a record but how will its strategy of aggressive valuations for unproven companies pan out? The answer may not be what you expect.
- Jun 29, 2021 07:57 AM IST
B2B marketplace Infra.Market, which was valued at a billion dollars in March is now raising funds at a valuation of $2.5 billion pre-money led by Tiger Global Management. The aggressive valuation is a result of its rapid growth at scale. It has also led preliminary conversations with PE giant TPG.
- Jun 27, 2021 03:10 PM IST
Poachers, angry villagers, wild animals, a ream of rules and appalling work conditions, the men and women tasked with protecting India’s wildlife are fighting a lonely battle
- Jun 23, 2021 02:03 PM IST
Tiger Global continues its dealmaking frenzy, leading a $42 million funding round in car service startup GoMechanic.
- Jun 15, 2021 08:02 AM IST
Tiger Global is in talks to lead a $100 million round in online car retailer Spinny, more than doubling its valuation to $800 million in just two months.
- Apr 20, 2021 07:54 AM IST
Tiger continues its dealmaking frenzy in India, armed a new $6.7 billion fund. Its latest investment Dukaan is seen by investors as one of the most promising startups in recent times
- Apr 06, 2020 08:56 AM IST
The first animal started showing symptoms March 27, and all are doing well and expected to recover, said the zoo, which has been closed to the public since March 16 amid the surging coronavirus outbreak in New York.
- Jan 13, 2020 06:14 PM IST
The NGT directed the Additional Director General (Wildlife), MoEF, to file a fresh status report before April 15 by e-mail and posted the matter for hearing on April 23.
- Dec 31, 2019 07:25 PM IST
Seven big cats died due to poaching and as many due to natural causes in Madhya Pradesh, the website stated, listing the last tiger death on December 16 in Uttarakhand.
- Dec 03, 2019 03:05 PM IST
The motorcycle will be equipped with a new pair of LED headlights, along with a slimmer face.
- Dec 02, 2019 05:00 PM IST
Javadekar said lions, tigers, elephants and rhinos are India's assets and if reports of any deaths from viruses surface, special investigations are conducted to ascertain facts.
- Jul 31, 2019 01:43 PM IST
Mining and linear projects pose a threat to both tiger corridors and habitat.
- Jul 29, 2019 11:10 AM IST
The PM said that the development versus environment conservation debate will continue with both sides suggesting as if these are mutually exclusive, but it was possible to strike a healthy balance between the two.
- Dec 23, 2018 07:50 AM IST
A joint team of officials from Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh forest departments managed to capture the female cub in Anji forest in Yavatmal district
- Jan 02, 2018 10:43 AM IST
The death toll for the last two years numbered 237, which means an average of nine tigers died every month.
- Jul 27, 2017 09:35 AM IST
Also 11 cubs were found in the two tiger reserves, he had said yesterday releasing the latest figures for the year 2016 -17.
- Feb 08, 2016 12:41 PM IST
Analysts polled by CNBC-TV18 say re-launch of Good Day and Pure Choco Lush may push earnings. Volume is seen at 8-11 percent. Milkbikkis and Tiger are also seen to have made inroads in the Indian hinterland while marketing efforts may provide further impetus to revenues.
- Nov 07, 2014 06:50 PM IST
Britannia Industries, the maker of Tiger and Good Day biscuits, is betting big on the health food category. In an interaction with CNBC-TV18‘s Zahra Khan, Britannia MD Varun Berry discussed the company's plans in the segment.
- Feb 15, 2014 06:13 PM IST
The poll shows a huge rise in the NDA‘s vote share, which results in an even bigger gain in terms of seat count. While vote share is up from 26 percent in 2009 to 36 percent for the NDA (with UPA's down from 36 percent to 22 percent), the NDA seat share will rise to a range of 217-237 (for UPA: 91-111).
- Mar 01, 2013 11:26 AM IST
Mansur Ali Khan Jr, the Nawab of Pataudi, was a diminutive figure who stood tall on every cricket pitch he adorned through the 1960s and ‘70s.
- Feb 20, 2013 08:02 AM IST
Two days after winning a friendly match with his playing partner President Barack Obama, Tiger Woods said he felt in good shape for this week's WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, an event he has won three-times.
- Feb 15, 2013 09:21 AM IST
Superstar Salman Khan, who has given a break to many newcomers in Bollywood, now intends to launch his bodyguard Shera's son in the film world.