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Dailyhunt in early talks to raise funds from SoftBank

2020-03-24T11:33:10+00:00May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Regional language news aggregator Dailyhunt is in initial talks with Japan’s SoftBank to raise more than $150 million. If this transaction goes through, it will mark SoftBank’s first independent investment in the content space, which has seen several start-ups coming up over the past few years. SoftBank’s recent investments include leading a $413 million round in logistics company Delhivery and $60 million in grocery start-up Grofers. SoftBank’s interest in the Indian regional content space comes at a time the start-ups [...]

Striking a direct chord with real-time, personalised online content

2020-03-24T11:33:07+00:00October 12th, 2018|2017/2018, Global Edition – October 2018|

Virendra Gupta, Founder & CEO of Dailyhunt, and Umang Bedi, the President of India’s mobile app based news publisher and aggregator, give ‘India Global Business‘ an insight into the business model that caters to the demand for news in multiple languages across India and the world. The dynamic duo behind this news revolution believe the winning combination lies in the three Vs – Volume, Veracity and Velocity of fresh content. How has the online media space transformed in India in [...]