Yahoo India

  • Yahoo India bags prestigious RedInk award in Journalism June 11, 2014

    Yahoo India has announced that it has won three RedInk Awards for original features. RedInk is one of the largest, independent journalism awards in India. The competition includes all major news media - news papers, websites and television/cable channels. This year, Yahoo India was the only online media company to...
  • Accenture calls for nominations for third ‘Innovation Jockeys’ contest, powered by Yahoo India June 4, 2014

    Accenture, in partnership with Yahoo India, opened registration for the third season of Innovation Jockeys: The Hunt for India's most Innovative Minds. Undergraduate, graduate and post graduate students across India are welcome to submit innovative ideas for using technology to transform India. This year's contest, which will focus on disruptive...
  • Yahoo India hosts 'Hack U' hacking competition at IIT Bombay August 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Yahoo India R&D recently hosted 'Hack U' for the students of the Computer Science Department at IIT Bombay. Hack U is Yahoo's university program that brings the concept behind Yahoo Hack events to engineering students on university campuses in India. Held over a period of three days (Aug 2-...
  • Yahoo completes its first ever Agency Hack in India November 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Yahoo India on Monday announced the successful completion of its first ever Agency Hack in India. The 24-hour non-stop Hackathon, which is an event in which computer programmers and others in the field of software development collaborate intensively on software projects, was held at Gurgaon between November 2...
  • Yahoo! and MediaCom launch Style Factor for Procter & Gamble November 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Yahoo! India and MediaCom today announced the launch of Style Factor, a custom branded content and entertainment site for Procter & Gamble (P&G). Inspired by 'The Thread' on Yahoo! Shine developed for P&G in the USA, Style Factor will bring the latest celebrity news and information on fashion,...
  • Content row: Delhi court to hear Yahoo plea March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will hear Yahoo India's petition on Monday seeking for the charges against it to be dropped in the objectionable content case. Yahoo is hoping that it will be granted relief like software giant Microsoft at the hearing. The Delhi High Court on Friday quashed criminal proceedings...
  • HC quashes criminal proceedings against Yahoo March 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday quashed criminal proceedings against Yahoo India, which was summoned along with 20 other websites to face trial for allegedly hosting objectionable content on their web pages. "The summons issued against Yahoo India is set aside," Justice Suresh Kait said while allowing the plea...
  • Relief for Yahoo in objectionable content case March 2, 2012

    New Delhi: In a major relief for Yahoo India, the Delhi High Court on Friday stayed the personal presence summons issued to its chief by the Patiala House Court. The Patiala House Court had issued summons to all the 21 websites involved in the objectionable content case to appear before...
  • Suit on objectionable content motivated: Yahoo February 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Yahoo India, facing trial for hosting objectionable material on its website, has told a Delhi court that the suit against it was "motivated" and should be dismissed. "The suit is a complete abuse of the process of law," Yahoo India said in its reply to the court's direction to...
  • Objectionable content: HC to hear Yahoo plea today February 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Online search engine Yahoo India's plea challenging the summons issued to it by a magistrate for allegedly allowing objectionable content on its site, will come up for hearing at the Delhi High Court on Friday. The High Court has also sought a response from the Delhi Police in the...
  • Yahoo! India sacks 45 people for poor show February 14, 2008

    Bangalore: Yahoo! India, the Indian subsidiary of the global search engine and news portal Yahoo! Inc, has sacked 45 employees across various levels for their poor performance. A company source told IANS on condition of anonymity that the termination was an ongoing exercise under a pruning processes and included full-time as...
  • Don't want to ask for directions? Use a GPS navigator October 19, 2007

    New Delhi: There are some people are afraid to ask for directions. And if you are one of them, here is a tech alternative — the navigator. The navigator is a pocket size GPS device that determines your location through satellites. Since it already knows where you are, all you...