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Gurgaon based Blue Sky Analytics won the Copernicus Masters Award

The Gurgaon based tech startup ‘Blue Sky Analytics’ won the Copernicus Masters Award, also dubbed as ‘Space Oscars award’ for its AI (Artificial Intelligence) based application to monitor and measure stubble burning and farm fires in India. The AI-enabled application that uses satellite-based data for monitoring is named Zuri. The Copernicus Masters Award started in ..

Integrated Command and Control Centre(ICCC) inaugurated at Gurgaon

The Chief Minister of Haryana, Manohar Lal Khattar inaugurated the Integrated Command and Control Centre(ICCC) at the millennium city, Gurgaon on Saturday, 7th December 2019. The ICCC is developed as the nodal center that will provide multifaceted online smart services to the people in the millennium city. The ICCC built at a cost of Rs ..

Minister of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises inaugurates iSoL

On 14 November, Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises and Parliamentary Affairs, Arjun Ram Meghwal inaugurated the International Symposium on Lighting (iSoL) at International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT), Manesar in Gurugram. The minister emphasized the need to promote the make in India initiative on the three pillars of 4th Industrial revolution: ..

Gurugram hosts Asia Pacific Golf Summit (APGS)

The 13th edition of the Asia Pacific Golf Summit (APGS) has started in Gurugram at the DLF Golf & Country Club till November 6. It is for the first time  India is hosting the summit with theme “A 5G Mindset For Golf’s Future In Asia”. The summit is supported by the Union Ministry of Tourism ..

Veteran journalist Kanwar Sain Jolly passes away

Kanwar Sain Jolly (86), the Veteran journalist, has passed away in Gurugram. He served at various positions for 40 years at Press Trust of India  (PTI),  India’s premier news agency. He was retired as Deputy General Manager of PTI news agency in 1993.

Kandikuppa Sreekant takes charge as new CMD of Power Grid Corporation of India

Kandikuppa Sreekant has taken charge as the new Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Power Grid Corporation of India. He shall be on post till 31st December 2023 i.e. the date of his superannuation or until further orders, whichever is earlier. Prior to this post, he was serving as the director (finance) of Power Grid. ..

India’s first-of-its-kind ‘Voter Park’ inaugurated in Gurugram

India’s first-of-its-kind ‘Voter Park’ has recently inaugurated in Gurugram, Haryana to increase voter awareness and educating people about the electoral process. At the park, voters will get information about the polling process and the history of elections in the country. The purpose of establishing Voter Park was also to motivate eligible people to vote in ..

Haryana government decides to set up anti-terrorist force ‘Kavach’

The Haryana government has decided to set up an Anti-Terrorist Force (ATF) ‘Kavach’ to strengthen the present-day security arrangements in the state. The selected Haryana police recruits will be trained by the National Security Guard (NSG). The headquarters of Kavach would be at Gurugram and it would be headed by an officer of inspector general ..