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After a grueling contest among budding start-ups, healthcare venture Swagene pipped over 1,350 other entries to win the 11th edition of Conquest at the BITS Pilanis International Startup Conclave in New Delhi. In order to improve health of individuals, Swagene helps discover hidden genetic secrets as 0.1 percent makes all the difference despite many people having 99.9 percent identical genes. Another start-up Gamezop had to content itself with the runners-up trophy while Truck Suvidha won The Pioneer in Marketing award in the grand finale at the ITC Sheraton, New Delhi on Sunday.Gamezop is a social network for casual games which chooses the best games allowing players to play new games each week without downloading them. "We feel proud and reinvented with the ideas at Conquest while also providing the start-ups with a perfect launchpad. We are very happy to see the culmination of a years hard work end on such a high note in the presence of this huge gathering of investors, entrepreneurs and students joining in from across the country," said Conquest 2015, chief executive officer, Srikanth Garimella.Mentors from various firms like CupoNation, Practo, Investopad, OYO Rooms were present to help these start-ups, the top 50 of which were selected among 1,400 registrations. These 50 attended later networking sessions in New Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai."In additament to the incubation, mentoring and IP filing support, the mentors also advised them on fundraising, revenue modeling, hiring, branding & marketing, up-scaling and technology. The top 10 finalists were then selected by the jury members to be a part of the finale," said a release from the organisers.Chief mentor at Mentor on Road Initiative to promote Make In India Campaign among rural enterprises, start-ups and MSMEs in India and across 20 countries, Jagat Shah attended the event as chief guest. Commenting on Conquest 2015, BITS Pilani, director, Ashoke Kumar Sarkar, said, "As part of the Institutes Vision 2020, it is our imperative to promote entrepreneurship among students who are the future of the country. Conquest, which was started by a group of enterprising students, has become a launch pad for young entrepreneurs."

Amitabh Bachchan and LLOYD Help Spread Happiness

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Amitabh Bachchan and LLOYD Help Spread Happiness

Mr. Amitabh Bachchan would launch the special campaign “LLOYD SPREADING HAPPINESS” with a series of TV commercials and media support where LLOYD commits to bringing relief to millions of lesser privileged people from across the country by providing air conditioners to deserving hospitals, which are providing yeoman service to society.


Impressive Line-up of Latest Technologies to be Showcased at COMPUTEX 2017

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Impressive Line-up of Latest Technologies to be Showcased at COMPUTEX 2017

~ Invites Indian ICT companies to showcase their products at their global platform ~ ~ Get a sneak peek of some of the innovations at Convergence India 2017 ~

Prominent Royal Families Came Together for the Royal Feast by Harpers Bazaar Bride

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Prominent Royal Families Came Together for the Royal Feast by Harpers Bazaar Bride

Celebrating the advent of the regal wedding season, Harper's Bazaar Bride and BMW in association with Gemfields recently concluded Royal Feast, at The Lodhi, New Delhi. Inspired by the November issue of Harper’s Bazaar Bride that curated exclusive content for the bride who wants nothing less than a royal wedding affair, the event brought together the capital’s crème de la crème for an evening of cocktails, conversations, folk entertainment, and a buffet-cum-sit-down dinner hosted by Editor Nupur Mehta Puri.

Expo Indonesia 2016 Held in Mumbai Featured Indonesian Trade, Tourism and Investment Potentials

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Expo Indonesia 2016 Held in Mumbai Featured Indonesian Trade, Tourism and Investment Potentials

The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Mumbai in continuation to conduct various activities to developing bilateral relations and co-operation between Indonesia and India with the aim to promote the Trade, Tourism and Investment opportunities recently organized a Solo Exhibition entitled “EXPO INDONESIA 2016" at World Trade Centre (WTC), Mumbai on 11th & 12thNovember, 2016.

UCWeb Sets New Trend with Audience Engagement Tool We-Media

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UCWeb Sets New Trend with Audience Engagement Tool We-Media

Forges successful partnerships with Chetan Bhagat for the launch of his new book ‘One Indian Girl’

Kurlon Bags 3 Excellence Awards at the Coir Industry Awards

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Kurlon Bags 3 Excellence Awards at the Coir Industry Awards

Bangalore based Kurlon, India’s largest mattress brand has once again reasserted its supremacy in the Indian Coir Industry by bagging three prestigious awards at the Coir Industry Awards Ceremony held in Ludhiana on October 17, 2016.

Vayam Technologies All Set to Support the Government to Make Digital India a Success

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Vayam Technologies All Set to Support the Government to Make Digital India a Success

After the successful Analytics and Geographical Information System (GIS) supported ‘Health Management Information System(HMIS) of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India (MoHFW), Vayam Technologies is all set to support other government programs which requires effective monitoring and evaluation of the projects aligned with the ‘Digital India’ initiative.