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Google's VP Caesar Sengupta resigns after 15 years with the company

Caesar Sengupta was also one of the key people behind the launch and success of Google Pay in India and helped the payment app’s relaunch in the U.S. and Singapore. 

Mar 22, 2021, 16:35 PM IST

International Women's Day: Google announces $25 mn fund to empower women, support for one million female entrepreneurs in India

On the occasion of International Women's Day, Pichai also committed to help 1 million women in rural villages in India to become entrepreneurs through business tutorials, tools and mentorship, as part of the Google Internet Saathi programme.

Mar 08, 2021, 12:41 PM IST

Google threatens to stop Search in Australia over new law

Mel Silva, Managing Director of Google Australia and New Zealand, appeared before a public hearing of the Senate Economics Legislation Committee that is reviewing a proposed new law called the News Media Bargaining Code. 

She said that in its current form, the Code remains unworkable and if it became law would hurt not just Google, but small publishers, small businesses, and the millions of Australians that use our services every day.

Jan 22, 2021, 12:34 PM IST

Earn money by completing tasks; Google testing Task Mate in India

The 'Task Mate' lets you "find tasks nearby," "complete a task to begin earning," and then "cash out your earnings."

Nov 24, 2020, 11:30 AM IST

Know all about Google's new People Cards feature for India

Google India on Tuesday (August 11) launched a new feature called  'People Cards' that allows users in India to create their virtual visiting cards. This new feature will make it easier for people to build their an online presence and discover others.

Aug 11, 2020, 11:42 AM IST

Driving, transit alerts arrive on Google Maps to notify route impacted by COVID-19

Google Maps on Android and iOS will now show relevant alerts from local transit agencies to help travellers prepare accordingly if government mandates impact transit services or require them to wear a mask on public transportation.

Jun 09, 2020, 13:40 PM IST

Kejriwal government, Google India Maps join hands to help people find food and night shelters

Google India Maps is facilitating people to find out food and night shelters in Delhi and 32 other cities if they are in need. 

Apr 14, 2020, 17:43 PM IST

Google India introduces 18-week skill program designed for women

The program will culminate in a day-long Graduation event at the Google Hyderabad Campus on August 28.

Mar 06, 2020, 18:24 PM IST

From Abhinandan Varthaman to Ranu Mondal: Google India reveals most searched personalities of 2019

Google India has released its annual Year in Search 2019 list in several categories including movies, personalities, songs, sports events and news.

Dec 13, 2019, 09:13 AM IST

Google India to set up AI research lab in Bengaluru

The Bangalore-based center aims to deliver world-class research and bring the benefits of AI to everyone.

Sep 19, 2019, 12:24 PM IST

Google Maps introduces three new dining features for Indian users

The features help people with finding things to do in an area or getting offers on dining out, or recommending places and experiences.

Jul 11, 2019, 14:08 PM IST

Google Maps gets new safety feature in India, to alert passengers if cab driver deviates from route

The new safety feature is now available to Android users in India using the latest version of Google Maps.

Jun 26, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

'Papa Kehte Hain' actress Mayoori Kango joins Google ad biz

Her official LinkedIn profile mentions that she joined Google India in March 2019.

Apr 04, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

Papa Kehte Hain actress Mayoori Kango joins Google ad biz

Her official LinkedIn profile mentions that she joined Google India in March 2019.

Apr 04, 2019, 15:05 PM IST

Google 'really really' wants to know why Indians keep asking Google Assistant to marry

'Because I want to listen a yes sometime.'

Jan 30, 2019, 09:28 AM IST

Google shown 'sahi raah' on Twitter by blogger who misses turn while using Google Map

Kartik Arora had written on Twitter, complaining about lack of clarity in instructions given while using Google Maps.

Jan 24, 2019, 19:49 PM IST

Amul issues legal notice to Google India for carrying paid ads of fake websites

Amul has also issued a legal notice to web hosting firm goDaddy.com for  fraudulent practices.

Jan 17, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

Google unveils new search experience for job-seekers in India

To help job providers, Google has also released open documentation that will assist these organisations to make their job openings discoverable through the new search experience.

Apr 24, 2018, 17:17 PM IST

80% Indian internet users browse YouTube, says Google

Touching 225 million monthly active users on mobile alone, India is one of the fastest-growing countries for the video platform.

Mar 23, 2018, 22:38 PM IST

Google India makes address search, navigation easy on Maps

The feature zeroes in on an area based on the "Plus Code" which is provided by a user.

Mar 13, 2018, 13:16 PM IST