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FabHotels lays off over 100 employees, to cut up to 20% salary

In a mail to the company's employees, VaibhavAggarwal said travel and hospitality industry continues to be standstill driven by lockdowns in major cities around the world.

Meddo Health launches tele-consult platform for free to all doctors amid coronavirus crisis

Over 200 plus doctors across 16 specialties are already live on the platform with more clinicians being added every day to cope with the surge.

5 startups set to join fight against Covid-19

The startups are CoSara Diagnostics Pvt Ltd and Ampligene Diagnostics Pvt Ltd for rapid diagnostics, Coeo Labs and Avyantra for assisted respiratory devices and Anabio Technologies Pvt Ltd for preventatives.

So this is how the tech bubble finally ends

WeWork and scooter sharing were prime examples for people who wanted to argue that startups had gone too far. Now they’re plummeting in a way that feels existential.

BigBasket and Grofers to hire 12,000 staff to meet demand surge

E-commerce companies have been facing a major manpower shortage, as migrant workers have returned to their native places, amid the virus outbreak.

Zomato, Swiggy orders drop 70% in 10 Days

Online food delivery orders for Zomato & Swiggy have dropped 70% in the last 10 days to under 1 million a day.

Some WeWork staff planned their lives around a stock deal that just collapsed

SoftBank’s decision to pull out underlines the precarious nature of owning shares in a startup, even when the company was, at one point, the most valuable startup in the U.S.

Uber partners NHA to provide dedicated transport service to COVID-19 healthcare workers

Uber will initially facilitate the provision of 150 cars free of cost to support medical facilities in New Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Prayagraj and Patna through its recently launched UberMedic service, according to a statement. All UberMedic cars supplied to NHA will be equipped with roof-to-floor plastic sheeting enclosing the driver's seat, thereby acting as a protective barrier between the rider and driver, it added.

We are solving commute problems of healthcare workers: Revv co-founders

​​Cars will be handed over to healthcare workers who have valid hospital identity cards and curfew passes and on giving a refundable deposit. Revv co-founders Anupam Agarwal and Karan Jain, discuss the initiative and more.

Amid lockdown, Bengaluru startup launches online medical consultation for pets

Floap will also launch online consultation with nutritionists, behaviourists, trainers, groomers and other pet care providers in the near future.

GoWork CEO Sudeep Singh steps down

GoWork CEO Sudeep Singh steps down

GoWork raised $53 million in a round of debt funding from BlackRock and CLSA Partners in August 2019, and currently has 3 campuses across Delhi-NCR.

Startup executives launch Covidmaps to help users find essential products nearby

Startup executives launch Covidmaps to help users find essential products nearby

CovidMaps.in lists details around when a store is open, what items are available and how much, safety precautions being observed, crowding, wait-times to help people get their essentials in a safe way.

Edtech startup, upTop ties up with HR certification body

Edtech startup, upTop ties up with HR certification body

The certifications are awarded upon completion of competency exams that cover Human Resource Management (HRM) practices, policies, and principles.

Acko offers free Covid-19 consultation with doctors

Acko offers free Covid-19 consultation with doctors

The do-it-yourself tool, enquires about common symptoms of infection, such as fever, cough, weakness, sore throat, chest pain or difficulty in breathing, travel history etc.

Covid-19: Navia Life Care launches video consultation platform for patients

Covid-19: Navia Life Care launches video consultation platform for patients

Navia has extended the facility to all specializations where remote consultations are possible. It has waived off onboarding fee for them.

Amazon, Flipkart refund buyers, while sellers have to wait

Amazon, Flipkart refund buyers, while sellers have to wait

Amazon said it has temporarily paused return pickups and has also deferred movements of already picked-up items, because of which a few customers may see a delayed refund.

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