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Delhi-based Brick2wall Technologies Pvt Ltd,founded by Nishant Garg ,raises $200,000 (Rs 1.3 crore) in its angel round from a series of angel investors.

Delhi-based Brick2wall Technologies, which owns and operates Brick2wall.com, an online marketplace for sourcing construction materials as well as construction related services, has raised $200,000 in an angel round from multiple investors.  Brick2wall, incorporated in July 2016 by brothers Nishant Garg and Shashank Garg, claims to be India’s largest marketplace that provides “live prices” of over 40,000 SKUs ranging from core building materials (cement, steel, bricks) to finishing items (electrical, wall finish, sanitary), which it fulfills through its over 500 vendors in Delhi-NCR.

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RealtyCompass founded in 2013 by our alumnus Nimesh Bhandari (B.Tech, Mech, Class of 2001) has been acquired by Quikr.

Cross category classifieds business Quikr has acquired real-estate analytics platform realtycompass to enhance its offerings in the real estate space and also complement QuikrHomes.

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Nishant Mungali's MindTickle Locks Up $12.5 Million to Make Salespeople’s Jobs More Interesting

More companies are using inside sales teams–people who sell by phone rather than traveling to visit prospective customers–because they can be a cheaper and more efficient way to sell, especially if a company is growing fast. But inside sales teams can bring problems, too.

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Richa Singh's startup YourDOST raises $400K seed funding

Online counselling and psychological support platform YourDOST has raised $400,000 (Rs 2.6 crore) in seed funding from a group of angel investors.

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Kshitiz Anand (BDes 2005) in news for the work in improving the quality of education in Rural India.

It is ironical that the state that boasts of a high number of successful candidates in IITs and IAS has the lowest literacy in the country.

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Paytm invests in Archit Gupta's ClearTax

One97 Communications Ltd, which runs a mobile wallet and e-commerce marketplace under Paytm, has invested in bus ticketing platform AbhiBus and income tax filing website ClearTax, sources said.