MyGov shortlists 5 teams to build mobile app for PMO

Government citizen-centric web platform MyGov and Google India on Wednesday announced the final shortlisted top five teams from Delhi, Chennai and Pune to build the official mobile app for the Prime Minister's Office (PMO).

Narendra Modi most searched personality on Google
Narendra Modi most searched personality on Google

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the most searched personality-cum-politician in the virtual world this year, global search engine Google said Tuesday.

Users' engagement up 7 times in GOSF 2014

The Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) 2014 witnessed seven times more users' engagement than last year, Nitin Bawankule, industry director, eCommerce, Google India said here Friday.

Google India to launch mobile app development contest for PMO

Google India in collaboration with the citizen engagement platform of the government, MyGov, will be launching a nationwide contest to develop a mobile app for the Prime Minister's Office (PMO).

`Indian Internet users to surpass US numbers in 2014`

Indian Internet users will surpass the number in the US by the end of this year and around 500 million people will be online by 2018, Rajan Anandan, managing director, Google India said here Tuesday.

Google brings 76 Indian heritage sites online

Internet giant, Google is releasing panoramic images of 76 heritage/historical sites and 30 new exhibitions of arts and historical institutions from across India on the the Google Cultural Institute. This iniative has been made in collaboration with the support of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and are collected using Street View technology.

Google to know your Lok Sabha candidate

Google has set up a dedicated portal to help Indian voters know about their Lok Sabha election candidates, the global search engine said in a statement.

97-year-old man`s appeal to vote a hit online

Just short of being 100 years old, a mountain man`s appeal to the nation to vote has 10 times the number of hits online than a Bollywood megastars` musical video starring Amitabh Bachchan and Dia Mirza.

Pride and Enjoyment

Empowerment, and complete transparency make Google in India a great place to work, says Prasenjit Bhattacharya

Google India aims to bring 50 million women online

With women comprising just 30 per cent of the online population in India, Internet giant Google Wednesday said it aims to help 50 million women in the country go digital in a year.

Google launches `Start Searching India` campaign

Google India today launched a campaign which is aimed at simplifying the web for the country`s internet users.

Google lights a candle in memory of Delhi braveheart

Google India placed a vigil candle below its search box on homepage as a tribute to the 23-year-old Delhi gang-rape victim, who died in Singapore on December 29.

Google India helps Chandni Chowk market go online

Over 2,500 businesses in the capital`s iconic Chandni Chowk market are now online with their own websites as part of an initiative by Google.

Google India has blocked access to anti-Islam film: Govt

Google India has blocked access to an anti-Islam film, the government said on Sunday.

‘Google India should not deprive Consim benefit of trademark policy’

The Madras High Court bench today upheld a single judge order that Google India Private Ltd not deprive Chennai-based Consim Info Pvt Ltd benefit of their trademark policy and protect their trademarks.

India ranks no 2 in Google search queries for education

India was ranked 8 in 2008, and is now behind only to the US, reveals a study titled `Students on the web` compiled by Google India.

India not totalitarian regime like China: Google

Google India, along with 20 websites is facing criminal case for allegedly hosting objectionable materials.

Maruti Suzuki most online searched car brand: Google India

Maruti Suzuki India is the most searched car maker among potential buyers looking for online information, says a Google India study.