Monday, Dec 05, 2022



Bjyu's puts off layoffs in Kerala as, in a first for IT firm, state govt steps in

November 04, 2022 1:46 am

Employees had moved state labour department through a welfare organisation of IT professionals named Prathidhwani, firm had served notices to 150-odd employees.

‘Aakash deal: Byju’s clears dues to Blackstone’

September 25, 2022 1:13 am

The final tranche of payment was scheduled to be paid by September 23 as per a mutual arrangement between the two parties, the source added. In April 2021, Byju’s signed a definitive agreement to purchase AESL in a cash-and-stock deal worth Rs 6,821 crore.

Jersey sponsor Byju's allegedly owes Rs 86.21 crore to BCCI, Paytm wants to exit as title sponsor

July 21, 2022 11:28 pm

The start-up last month said that 500 people have been laid after reports suggested more than 1000 were fired. Paytm wants home cricket title rights to be shifted to Mastercard.

Explained: What Vedantu sacking employees again means for edtech startups in India

May 20, 2022 2:39 pm

This is the second round of layoffs the firm has carried out in May after having handed pink slips to 200 academicians and assistant teachers — both contractual and full time — citing performance issues, two weeks ago.

Byju’s founder-CEO injects 50% funds in $800-million round

March 12, 2022 1:44 am

The funding was led by Sumeru Ventures, Vitruvian Partners, and BlackRock

Edtech platforms for infants, toddlers? Experts weigh in

February 01, 2022 9:39 am

Experts discuss the pros and cons of subjecting children in the 0-3 age group to edtech platforms.

GSET 2021: Exam held at 11 centres, check unofficial answer key

January 23, 2022 8:23 pm

It is likely that the official answer keys for GSET 2021 will be released in a few days’ time. Meanwhile, candidates can go through the exam analysis released by exam experts.

Byju's list of aquisitions: Great Learning, Epic, Aakash Educational Services, WhiteHat Jr and more

July 27, 2021 6:12 pm

From WhiteHat Jr to Great Learning: We look at Byju's major purchases in the recent past.

Eye on professional upskilling, Byju’s buys Great Learning for $600 million

July 27, 2021 12:30 am

The acquisition comes days after Byju’s acquired US-based kids digital reading platform Epic in a $500 million deal.

Byju’s buys Aakash for nearly $1 billion

April 06, 2021 4:21 am

This acquisition has become the biggest one by Byju’s, overtaking its previous purchase of online coding training platform WhiteHat Jr for $300 million last year.