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Google Doodle salutes legendary Indian filmmaker V Shantaram

Google Doodle salutes legendary Indian filmmaker V Shantaram

Google on Saturday celebrated the 116th birth anniversary of renowned Indian filmmaker, actor and writer Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre, famed as 'V. Shantaram', alias Annasaeb.

Nov 18, 2017, 11:51 AM IST
Anasuya Sarabhai honoured by Google Doodle on her 132nd birth anniversary

Anasuya Sarabhai honoured by Google Doodle on her 132nd birth anniversary

Back home in Ahmedabad, Sarabhai started to work with disempowered women, particularly taking on the cause of local mill workers after learning of their 36-hour work shifts. 

Nov 11, 2017, 09:38 AM IST
Google Doodle celebrates 90th birthday of Japanese statistician Hirotugu Akaike

Google Doodle celebrates 90th birthday of Japanese statistician Hirotugu Akaike

Google's Doodle portrays Dr Akaike against a Google-inspired approximation of functions, parameters, and their respective curves.

Nov 05, 2017, 09:15 AM IST
Google Doodle honours noted writer Abdul Qavi Desnavi for his contribution towards Urdu

Google Doodle honours noted writer Abdul Qavi Desnavi for his contribution towards Urdu

Known for his huge contribution towards the enrichment of Urdu language, Abdul Qavi Desnavi was honoured by search engine Google with a doodle on his 87th birth anniversary on Wednesday.

Nov 01, 2017, 08:55 AM IST
Google celebrates birthday of explorer Nain Singh Rawat with special doodle

Google celebrates birthday of explorer Nain Singh Rawat with special doodle

Disguised as a Tibetan monk, Rawat walked from his home region of Kumaon to places as far as Kathmandu, Lhasa, and Tawang. 
 

Oct 21, 2017, 12:16 PM IST
Google celebrates astrophysicist Chandrasekhar's birthday with special doodle

Google celebrates astrophysicist Chandrasekhar's birthday with special doodle

As a young student, Chandrasekhar authored his first scientific paper, "Thermodynamics of Compton Scattering with reference to the Interior of Stars".
 

Oct 19, 2017, 14:44 PM IST
Google Doodle celebrates 156th birthday of Fridtjof Nansen

Google Doodle celebrates 156th birthday of Fridtjof Nansen

Nansen explored the world’s unknown terrain and broke new ground as an international humanitarian.

Oct 10, 2017, 06:33 AM IST
Google remembers Begum Akhtar through doodle

Google remembers Begum Akhtar through doodle

Begum Akhtar`s genre was, however, not ghazals alone, but also included splendid renderings of Hindustani classical music like Dadra and Thumri.

Oct 07, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
Google doodle marks 103rd birth anniv of Begum Akhtar

Google doodle marks 103rd birth anniv of Begum Akhtar

It sees her playing sitar at the centre, with fans all around applauding her art.

Oct 07, 2017, 06:42 AM IST
Happy Birthday Google - and 19 years of saying 'just Google it'

Happy Birthday Google - and 19 years of saying 'just Google it'

And on its 19th birthday on Wednesday, Google, which made the 'doodle' famous and part of all our online lives, spun another surprise.

Sep 27, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
Google celebrates 100th birthday of Asima Chatterjee with special doodle

Google celebrates 100th birthday of Asima Chatterjee with special doodle

Born on September 23, 1917, Dr Asima Chatterjee has various contributions on the research of vinca alkaloids and the development of anti-epileptic and anti-malarial drugs.

Sep 23, 2017, 08:36 AM IST
Google celebrates Teacher's Day with special doodle

Google celebrates Teacher's Day with special doodle

Teacher's Day is celebrated on the 5th of September in India every year and is marked in honour of Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan.

Sep 05, 2017, 08:39 AM IST
Google celebrates India's Independence Day with special doodle

Google celebrates India's Independence Day with special doodle

Google on Monday marked India's Independence Day with a special doodle.

Aug 15, 2017, 00:38 AM IST
Google celebrates history of hip hop with interactive doodle

Google celebrates history of hip hop with interactive doodle

Google Doodle commemorates the 44th anniversary of the party where DJ Kool Herc originated hip hop music.

Aug 11, 2017, 11:22 AM IST
Google celebrates World Environment Day 2017 with special doodle

Google celebrates World Environment Day 2017 with special doodle

 Online search giant Google is commemorating World Environment Day 2017 with a special doodle on Monday.

Jun 05, 2017, 09:50 AM IST
Google marks start of 2017 ICC Champions Trophy with its addictive doodle

Google marks start of 2017 ICC Champions Trophy with its addictive doodle

The interactive cricket game features a match between crickets vs snails.

Jun 01, 2017, 09:24 AM IST
Ferdinand Monoyer's 181st Birthday: Know about the inventor of 'eye test'

Ferdinand Monoyer's 181st Birthday: Know about the inventor of 'eye test'

Ferdinand, born on 9 May 1836, is known for introducing the dioptre - the unit of measure of the optical power of a lens - in 1872. 

May 09, 2017, 09:03 AM IST
Google Doodle honours French ophthalmologist Ferdinand Monoyer’s 181st birthday

Google Doodle honours French ophthalmologist Ferdinand Monoyer’s 181st birthday

Google has showed a doodle to honour the French ophthalmologist Ferdinand Monoyer’s 181st birth anniversary. 

May 09, 2017, 08:56 AM IST
Google Doodle marks Cassini's first 'Grand Finale'  of Saturn mission

Google Doodle marks Cassini's first 'Grand Finale' of Saturn mission

As the Cassini spacecraft starts its first dive through the narrow gap between Saturn and its rings on Wednesday, Google has marked the occasion with an animated Doodle.

Apr 26, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
NASA's Cassini begins 'Grand Finale' at Saturn: Google commemorates milestone with a doodle

NASA's Cassini begins 'Grand Finale' at Saturn: Google commemorates milestone with a doodle

As Cassini enters its final phase called the 'Grand Finale' on Saturn mission, Google is celebrating the 20-year journey of the spacecraft with a doodle on its homepage.

Apr 26, 2017, 09:21 AM IST