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Bhuvan - A homegrown alternate to Google Maps

Welcome to Bhuvan – A homegrown alternate to Google Maps

The MapmyIndia CEO Rohan Verma was quoted as saying that the indigenous company will play a responsible role in the field and depict the maps and borders which reflect India’s true sovereignty as per the Government of India. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has inked an agreement with MapmyIndia to develop mapping and other […]

Tribute to former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary

October 15,2020 – Humble tribute to our President Dr. Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary. His contribution to making India capable, empowered and capable of 21st century is incomparable. His ideal and priceless thoughts will always inspire. He is the inspiration of youth. “If you want to shine like the sun, first learn to meditate […]

On this Day

1973 NASA launches Mariner 10

1973 NASA launches Mariner 10

The last of the Mariner Program, Mariner 10 was the first spacecraft to flyby two planets – Venus and Mercury. The probe flew by Venus on February 5, 1974, and did 3 flybys of Mercury on March 29, 1974, September 21, 1974, and on March 16, 1975, after which communications with the probe were terminated.