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The Manteca Bulletin
MAKING SCHOOLS SAFERand drop-off zone work might not be done in time. Other modernization work and
MAKING SCHOOLS SAFER
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
and drop-off zone work might not be done in time. Other modernization work and new construction at Lincoln, Golden West, Sequoia, Lathrop, and Shasta schools will continue after school is in session. Work at the five schools is being targeted for... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Tourists gone wildIn May, two Canadians touring Yellowstone National Park pulled up to the Lamar
Tourists gone wild
Missoula Independent / Posted 5 hours ago
In May, two Canadians touring Yellowstone National Park pulled up to the Lamar Buffalo Ranch in their Toyota Sequoia. Soon, Shamash Kassam and his adult son were explaining to law enforcement why they had a newborn bison in their trunk. The Lamar... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Bulldozer operator killed while fighting wildfire near Big SurThe area south of San Clemente Trail between Robinson Canyon Road and the Ranch
Bulldozer operator killed while fighting wildfire near Big Sur
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 7 hours ago
The area south of San Clemente Trail between Robinson Canyon Road and the Rancho San Clemente Gate House. -- Arroyo Sequoia Road Pimlott said residents who do not follow officials' evacuation orders are risking their lives. Fatalities in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Many well-known hospitals fail to score 5 stars in Medicare's new ratingsthe Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. In total, 927 hospitals received four stars, inc
Many well-known hospitals fail to score 5 stars in Medicare's new ratings
The Mercury News / Posted 9 hours ago
the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. In total, 927 hospitals received four stars, including El Camino Hospital in Mountain View, Sequoia Hospital in Redwood City, Mills-Peninsula Medical Center in Burlingame, John Muir Medical Centers in Concord and... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
BREAKING: New evacuations orderedand the area south of San Clemente Trail from Robinson Canyon Road to the Ranch
BREAKING: New evacuations ordered
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 14 hours ago
and the area south of San Clemente Trail from Robinson Canyon Road to the Rancho San Clemente Gate House, including Arroyo Sequoia Road. In addition, evacuations orders have been expanded to include the area to the north of San Clemente... Read more
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ajc.com
Community Lens for July 28the building, so he took a picture of it. Courtesy of Sy Richards Matt Owens o
Community Lens for July 28
ajc.com / Posted 15 hours ago
the building, so he took a picture of it. Courtesy of Sy Richards Matt Owens of Gainesville worked as a park ranger at Sequoia / Kings Canyon National Park in California in the 1990s. Last summer he took his family to see the park. Pictured... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Tree fire knocked down in Simi Valleyauthorities said they were investigating if fireworks may have started the blaz
Tree fire knocked down in Simi Valley
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
authorities said they were investigating if fireworks may have started the blaze. The fire was reported at 8:12 p.m. near Sequoia and North Medina avenues, according to the Ventura County Fire Department. Three trees caught fire and officials... Read more
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The Mercury News
Body of missing hiker is found on Mt. Whitney during massive search effortbut couldn't find him, according to the Inyo County Sheriff's Office. Then, on
Body of missing hiker is found on Mt. Whitney during massive search effort
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
but couldn't find him, according to the Inyo County Sheriff's Office. Then, on Sunday evening, a helicopter searching in Sequoia National Park found his body at the base of the mountain's southwest slope. At 14,494 feet, the summit is the tallest... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fintech sector sees 23 deals worth $184 million till June this yeardeal in online personal finance segment (2015-16), was the investment of $59.9
Fintech sector sees 23 deals worth $184 million till June this year
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
deal in online personal finance segment (2015-16), was the investment of $59.9 million made by Walden International India, Sequoia Capital India Growth Fund II, Eight Roads Ventures, Amazon.com and Mousse Partners in Chennai-based A and A Dukaan... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Meet CalPERS Board Member Bill Slaton, Who Puts Kow-Towing to Private Equity Over Beneficiaries and California TaxpayersNews, started publishing quarterly return data for all the private equity funds
Meet CalPERS Board Member Bill Slaton, Who Puts Kow-Towing to Private Equity Over Beneficiaries and California Taxpayers
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
News, started publishing quarterly return data for all the private equity funds in its portfolio. Two fund managers, Sequoia and Kleiner Perkins, huffily said they’d never do business with anyone that published their returns. Why is that... Read more
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Technode
Alibaba Pictures Launches $300M Investment Fund Amid Sluggish Box Office Figuresin a similar 1 billion yuan ($150 million USD) fund on behalf of Bona Film Grou
Alibaba Pictures Launches $300M Investment Fund Amid Sluggish Box Office Figures
Technode / Posted 2 days ago
in a similar 1 billion yuan ($150 million USD) fund on behalf of Bona Film Group, together with Alibaba stakeholder Sequoia Capital. Bona, which held a 30 percent stake in the aforementioned fund, has since delisted, with Alibaba taking on... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
LawnGuru closes $1 million seed round amid rapid growth plansin the funding round included Sierra Wasatch Capital, Canyon Creek Capital, Bri
LawnGuru closes $1 million seed round amid rapid growth plans
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
in the funding round included Sierra Wasatch Capital, Canyon Creek Capital, Briggs and Stratton and Sequoia Capital's scout program. "While LawnGuru has been celebrated by consumers and service providers alike, it's the... Read more
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Post Magazine
Thinkbox improves point cloud meshing applicationLOS ANGELES — At SIGGRAPH in Anaheim, CA, Thinkbox Software (www.thinkboxsoftwa
Thinkbox improves point cloud meshing application
Post Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES — At SIGGRAPH in Anaheim, CA, Thinkbox Software (www.thinkboxsoftware.com) introduced Sequoia 1.1, a new version of the standalone point cloud meshing application that nearly doubles the software’s previous performance speed. Additional... Read more
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Animation World Network
Thinkbox Software Announces Sequoia 1.1LOS ANGELES, CA -- Thinkbox Software has announced Sequoia 1.1, a new version o
Thinkbox Software Announces Sequoia 1.1
Animation World Network / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES, CA -- Thinkbox Software has announced Sequoia 1.1, a new version of the standalone point cloud meshing application that nearly doubles the software’s previous performance speed. Additional advancements include native Linux support along... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Obsidian Butterfly and Sacred Fire Dance CompanyPaul is outside with Sequoia from the . Fire Spectacular: "A world class, fier
Obsidian Butterfly and Sacred Fire Dance Company
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 2 days ago
Paul is outside with Sequoia from the . Fire Spectacular: "A world class, fiery, hot, entertaining show that will leave you on the edge of your seat. The show can include fire eaters, fire dancers,... Read more
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Business Wire
DNA Sequencing Uncovers Latent Risk for Developing Cystic Fibrosiscontributors to the study include Colleen Azen and Thomas G. Keens of Children’
DNA Sequencing Uncovers Latent Risk for Developing Cystic Fibrosis
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
contributors to the study include Colleen Azen and Thomas G. Keens of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles; Suzanne Young of the Sequoia Foundation, La Jolla, CA; and Martin Kharrazi of the Genetic Screening Program of the California Department of Public... Read more
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Business Wire
LawnGuru Closes $1 Million Seed Round, Moves to Ann Arborfunding round, led by Sierra Wasatch Capital. Other participants included Canyo
LawnGuru Closes $1 Million Seed Round, Moves to Ann Arbor
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
funding round, led by Sierra Wasatch Capital. Other participants included Canyon Creek Capital, Briggs and Stratton and Sequoia Capital’s scout program. LawnGuru will use the investment to support its national growth and expansion while... Read more
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Newsmax
What Sank Yahoo? Blame Its Nice Guy FoundersIt was a handy map to what was then an unnavigable digital landscape, and web s
What Sank Yahoo? Blame Its Nice Guy Founders
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
It was a handy map to what was then an unnavigable digital landscape, and web surfers loved it. The following year, when Sequoia Capital invested in the newly renamed startup, it brought in a former Motorola executive named Tim Koogle to be... Read more
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The Economic Times
What sank Yahoo? Blame its 'nice guy' founders - Jerry Yang and David FiloIt was a handy map to what was then an unnavigable digital landscape, and web s
What sank Yahoo? Blame its 'nice guy' founders - Jerry Yang and David Filo
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
It was a handy map to what was then an unnavigable digital landscape, and web surfers loved it. The following year, when Sequoia Capital invested in the newly renamed startup, it brought in a former Motorola executive named Tim Koogle to be... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Missing hiker’s body found in Sequoia National ParkThe body of missing hiker John Lee, a 68-year-old male from Mentone, Calif., wa
Missing hiker’s body found in Sequoia National Park
The Inyo Register / Posted 2 days ago
The body of missing hiker John Lee, a 68-year-old male from Mentone, Calif., was spotted by helicopter in Sequoia National Park at the base of the southwest slope of Mt. Whitney (approximately 12,500 feet in elevation) on Sunday, July 24, at... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
'Horseless Horse' project readies Boulder County 4-H kids for the real thingsaid. Wasting no time waiting Kids in other Boulder County 4-H clubs hope for
'Horseless Horse' project readies Boulder County 4-H kids for the real thing
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 2 days ago
said. Wasting no time waiting Kids in other Boulder County 4-H clubs hope for the same opportunity. Longmont resident Sequoia Stark, 13, belongs to the Critters & Creations 4-H Club in Erie. She likes to draw horses and read books about them.... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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The Economic Times
San Francisco-based payments company Stripe hires first India employee, sources privy to the development told TOI. The six-year-old digital payments
San Francisco-based payments company Stripe hires first India employee
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
, sources privy to the development told TOI. The six-year-old digital payments firm counts Visa, American Express and Sequoia Capital, among others, as its investors. It has emerged as one of the buzziest financial-tech startups globally , by... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
KGTV San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man arrested after spending 12 hours perched in tree in Seattleseveral hours of negotiations, he eventually climbed down. Back in March, anot
Man arrested after spending 12 hours perched in tree in Seattle
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
several hours of negotiations, he eventually climbed down. Back in March, another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand trial. Police... Read more
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The Columbian
Man arrested after 12 hours in treeuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custod
Man arrested after 12 hours in tree
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Pit bull impounded after string of attacks in Simi Valley neighborhoodthis month Tango severely mauled another of Vergini's dogs in the central Simi
Pit bull impounded after string of attacks in Simi Valley neighborhood
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
this month Tango severely mauled another of Vergini's dogs in the central Simi Valley neighborhood near Cochran Street and Sequoia Ave. Tango bit Vergini in the incident too. Two days later, Animal Services impounded Tango and deemed that he can... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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Salon.com
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
FOX Carolina / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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Boston Herald
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattleuntil about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custo
Man arrested after spending 12 hours in tree in Seattle
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
until about 1:30 p.m. No one was hurt, and the man was taken into police custody. Another man who spent 25 hours atop a sequoia tree in downtown Seattle in March was charged with malicious mischief, but was later found incompetent to stand... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Mentone Man Missing on Mount Whitney Is Subject of Ongoing Searcheffort to find 68-year-old Bum “John” Lee on the highest peak in the continenta
Mentone Man Missing on Mount Whitney Is Subject of Ongoing Search
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
effort to find 68-year-old Bum “John” Lee on the highest peak in the continental U.S. began Wednesday, according to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. Lee and several friends departed Monday morning with the intent of that day... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Scooter rider killed in hit-and-run crash; 19-old arrestedSaturday just after 10:30 p.m. on Russell Road near Redwood Street, which is ju
Scooter rider killed in hit-and-run crash; 19-old arrested
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
Saturday just after 10:30 p.m. on Russell Road near Redwood Street, which is just east of Rainbow Boulevard. The Toyota Sequoia rear-ended a Tao Tao Scooter, pushing the rider and scooter more than 175 feet. The rider came to rest in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Edutech firm Byju's to raise $50 millionwhere it plans to enter. The news of fresh fund-raising comes roughly four mont
Edutech firm Byju's to raise $50 million
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
where it plans to enter. The news of fresh fund-raising comes roughly four months after the company raised $75 million from Sequoia Capital and Sofina. “We are humbled by the rising popularity and high engagement for our product with 90 per cent... Read more
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Business Standard India
Edtech firm Byju's to raise $50 million to expand into US, UKmillion to expand into US, UKNews of fresh fundraising comes roughly four month
Edtech firm Byju's to raise $50 million to expand into US, UK
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
million to expand into US, UKNews of fresh fundraising comes roughly four months after the company raised $75 million from Sequoia Capital and Sofina Bengaluru-based education technology firm Byju’s says it is in advanced stages of talks to raise... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Community Connections: Get out and play!special day of play with paid adult admission. Tours begin at 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m.
Community Connections: Get out and play!
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
special day of play with paid adult admission. Tours begin at 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. • Kids Free Admission at the Sequoia Park Zoo: Get to know Eureka’s wild side at the historic Sequoia Park Zoo. Kids (12 and under) get in free with a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Zoomcar to raise $25 mn from Ford, Reliancea capital influx of $25 million, sources close to the deal said. Ford Smart Mob
Zoomcar to raise $25 mn from Ford, Reliance
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
a capital influx of $25 million, sources close to the deal said. Ford Smart Mobility, Reliance Venture Asset Management and Sequoia Capital will participate in the Series C round. The company had raised $11 million last year. This is Ford’s first... Read more
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Business Standard India
IFC to pick up minority stake in BYJU learning appSequoia Capital, Times Internet and other VCs-backed Think & Learn Private Limi
IFC to pick up minority stake in BYJU learning app
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Sequoia Capital, Times Internet and other VCs-backed Think & Learn Private Limited (BYJU) will raise $15 million from International Finance Corporation (IFC). Bengaluru-based BYJU offers its educational products in over 100 cities across India and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Zoomcar to raise $25 million from Ford Mobility, Relianceinflux of $25 million, sources familiar with the deal said. Ford Smart Mobility
Zoomcar to raise $25 million from Ford Mobility, Reliance
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
influx of $25 million, sources familiar with the deal said. Ford Smart Mobility, Reliance Venture Asset Management and Sequoia Capital will participate in the Series C round. Zoomcar had raised $11 million last year. This is Ford’s first... Read more
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Business Standard India
IFC to pick up minority stake in Sequoia & Times Internet invested BYJUWorld Bank's investment arm to invest $15 million the Bangalore-based education
IFC to pick up minority stake in Sequoia & Times Internet invested BYJU
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
World Bank's investment arm to invest $15 million the Bangalore-based educational products company Think & Learn was founded in 2011 by Byju Raveendran, along with Riju Ravindran... Read more
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The News & Observer
Group clones California’s huge trees to fight climate changeof the trees are nearly 300 feet tall and up to 3,000 years old In this May 23
Group clones California’s huge trees to fight climate change
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
of the trees are nearly 300 feet tall and up to 3,000 years old In this May 23 photo, arborist Jim Clark inches up a giant sequoia to collect new growth from its canopy in the southern Sierra Nevada near Camp Nelson, Calif. Scott SmithAP Arborist... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Search and Rescuesupport was provided by: Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, Inyo County , China Lake
Search and Rescue
The Inyo Register / Posted 5 days ago
support was provided by: Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, Inyo County , China Lake Mountain Rescue Group, Sequoia-Kings Canyon National Park, CalOES, and CHP H-80. Today support includes: Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, Inyo County... Read more
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The Economic Times
How fast should P2P lending grow?the sector has grown leaps and bounds. The report states that the big boys of t
How fast should P2P lending grow?
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
the sector has grown leaps and bounds. The report states that the big boys of the investing world, including the likes of Sequoia Capital, Accion, Apsada Investments, SAIF Partners, and Walden International are the most active investors in... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Calif. giant trees cloned to combat climate changeBy Scott Smith, AP CAMP NELSON — At the foot of a giant sequoia in California’
Calif. giant trees cloned to combat climate change
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
By Scott Smith, AP CAMP NELSON — At the foot of a giant sequoia in California’s Sierra Nevada, two arborists stepped into harnesses then inched up ropes more than 20 stories into the dizzying canopy of a tree that survived thousands of years,... Read more
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