Interaction

  • How WiFi and Facebook are changing the future of live entertainment 5 days ago

    New York: When John Travolta shocked theatre fans by mangling the pronunciation of Idina Menzel's name at the Oscars, one person saw a gift in the slip - Damian Bazadona. Bazadona, the president and founder of the advertising and marketing firm Situation Interactive, had been hired by Menzel's new show If/Then...
  • Rate Prime Minister Modi's interaction with students September 5, 2014

    On Friday, September 5, the occasion of Teachers' Day, an auditorium in Delhi was packed full house with children from government schools across the city. The centre of attention was Prime Minister Narendra Modi who addressed the teachers and students across the nation through a live telecast and webcast. ...
  • Key highlights from PM Modi's classroom on Teachers' Day September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Friday called for education to be made a force for national character building. In a unique interaction with students from across the country on Teachers' Day, the Prime Minister said the relevance of Teachers' Day on the birthday of former President of...
  • Play the fun and informative John Venn Google doodle that is not visible to users in India August 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Google has at least three different doodles on its different home pages around the world on August 4, but the most fun of them all is not visible straightaway to Google users in India (and also in Ukraine). While the Google India home page is celebrating the 85th...
  • Road accident map of India June 6, 2014

    Union Minister Gopinath Munde's death in a road accident in New Delhi has brought the focus back on road safety in India. 138,258 lives were lost in 2012, a year which witnessed almost half a million road accidents, according to the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.This data, seen in...
  • Road accident map of India: Deaths and accidents per lakh population June 7, 2014

    Union Minister Gopinath Munde's death in a road accident in New Delhi has brought the focus back on road safety in India. 138,258 lives were lost in 2012, a year which witnessed almost half a million road accidents, according to the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.This data, seen in...
  • Scorching summer: Interactive weather map of India May 1, 2014

    As the summer intensifies, the rays of the summer sun is scorching much of the country. This interactive weather map of India shows the regularly updated information on weather conditions in Indian cities and towns. Zoom and pan the map to locate your city. ...
  • 2014 Lok Sabha elections: Interactive map and poll schedule May 1, 2014

    The elections to the 16th Lok Sabha is already on. The polls are being held in 9 phases from April 7 to May 12. The votes will be counted on May 16. This interactive map lets you see which parts of India are going to polls when and where it...
  • PR Executive fired over racist AIDS in Africa tweet, apologises December 23, 2013

    New York: A public relations executive who ignited an online furor after posting a message on Twitter joking about AIDS in Africa, apologised on Sunday, saying she was ashamed of her comment. Justine Sacco, who was subsequently fired from the prominent New York-based Internet media company IAC/InterActive Corp (IACI.O) after the...
  • Interactive timeline: Aarushi-Hemraj murder case November 25, 2013

    The Aarushi-Hemraj murder case was one of the most mysterious killings in the recent past.A special court in Ghaziabad found Aarushi's parents - Rajesh and Nupur Talwar guilty in the case.Aarushi was found with her throat slit in the bedroom of her Noida home on May 16, 2008 while the...
  • Google says mysterious barges will be interactive learning space November 7, 2013

    Internet giant Google says it is exploring using two large barges on the East and West coasts as interactive learning centres. A statement released Wednesday from Google's press centre helps end weeks of speculation about the purpose of structures on two barges, one being built in the San Francisco Bay, another...
  • Q: When was the first parachute jump? A: October 22, 1797 October 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Google has posted an interactive doodle on its home page to celebrate the 216th anniversary of the first parachute jump. It was on October 22, 1797 French aeronaut André-Jacques Garnerin became the first person to make a parachute jump. André-Jacques Garnerin's historic jump was carried out using a...
  • Google doodles André-Jacques Garnerin, the first parachute jump October 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Google has posted an interactive doodle on its home page to commemorate the 216th anniversary of the first parachute jump. On October 22, 1797 French aeronaut André-Jacques Garnerin became the first person to make a parachute jump. André-Jacques Garnerin's first parachute jump was carried out using a silk...
  • A googling confusion: When exactly is Google's real birthday? September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: With an interactive game of a doodle to celebrate its '15th birthday', Google will keep many of us occupied with beating the best scores. When you have collected enough toffees in your game of pinata, pause and think if September 27 is indeed the day Google was born....
  • Google celebrates its 15th birthday with a playable pinata game doodle September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: It has been 15 years since 1998 when two Stanford university students, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, got together to form a company that would change the face of the Internet, for ever. Interestingly, the selection of September 27 as Google's birthday seems to be a one of convenience...
  • MCA plans social media initiatives to create more awareness September 1, 2013

    New Delhi: To reach out and create more awareness among the general public, the Corporate Affairs Ministry plans to unleash online initiatives by tapping Twitter, Facebook and other avenues. The proposal also comes against the backdrop of rising incidents of common man getting duped by fraudulent schemes and preparations underway for...
  • Interactive graph: The most unsafe cities for women in India August 26, 2013

    Statistics from National Crime Records Bureau's Crime in India 2012 report plotted on a graph to highlight which Indian cities have the highest rate of reported crime against women. According to the statistics, amongst the 53 cities reporting the highest incidents of crimes against women, Vijaywada is the most unsafe...
  • Interactive graph: Indian rupee vs US dollar (December 1990 to August 2013) August 20, 2013

    An interactive graph showing the Indian rupee's (INR) performance against the United States dollar (USD) from December 1990 to June 2013. Note the steep incline at the end of the graph. ...
  • Interactive graph: Indian rupee vs US dollar (Dec 1990 to June 2013) June 26, 2013

    An interactive graph showing the Indian rupee's (INR) performance against the United States dollar (USD) from December 1990 to June 2013. Note the steep incline at the end of the graph. ...
  • Scientists may have detected dark matter particle April 16, 2013

    Washington: For the first time, scientists, including an Indian-origin physicist, have observed concrete hints of a particle behind the elusive dark matter that is believed to hold the cosmos together but has never been directly observed. The international Super Cryogenic Dark Matter Search (SuperCDMS) experiment involving Texas A&M high-energy physicist Rupak...
  • Manmohan Singh, Zuma interacted many times at BRICS April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and South African President Jacob Zuma "interacted on several occasions" during the BRICS summit in Durban though the two sides did not hold delegation-level talks, an official said in New Delhi on Wednesday. Seeking to refute reports that the Indian delegation failed to hold a...
  • US: Indian origin man charged with hacking servers November 16, 2012

    New York: An Indian-origin man has been charged with hacking into and disabling a New Hampshire-based gaming company's computer servers, resulting in loss of thousands of dollars, and faces up to seven years in prison. Anil Kheda (24), of the Netherlands is charged with one count of conspiring to commit...
  • London 2012 basketball doodle: Shoot and score August 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Google has added yet another discipline to its armchair Olympics - basketball. After putting up the interactive London 2012 hurdle doodle on Tuesday, Google has come up with yet another interactive doodle - London 2012 basketball - that lets users score points playing basketball on their computers. This is...
  • Twitter adds more content to expanded tweets June 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Twitter announced in its blog post that users can now discover more interactive experiences inside any Tweet on twitter.com and mobile.twitter.com. When tweets, which include links to partner websites, are expanded, users can see content previews, view images, play videos and more. "You've probably expanded tweets before to play...
  • Interactive graph: Petrol prices in major Indian cities May 24, 2012

    An interactive graph displaying the comparison between petrol prices in major cities in India. ...
  • Interactive graph: Fuel price hike from 1989 to 2012 May 23, 2012

    An interactive graph displaying the hike in fuel prices (petrol, diesel, kerosene and LPG) in Delhi from 1989 to 2012. ...
  • Updated Encyclopedia of Life: Aardvark to Zono September 6, 2011

    Washington: Remember when 30,000 kinds of plants and animals sounded like a lot? That was three years ago. When the Encyclopedia of Life released its first online version in February 2008, it offered 30,000 pages on individual species. Version 2, released this week, features some 700,000 species pages and more...
  • PM breaks his silence, sparks political debate February 16, 2011

    Ruling, Opposition parties indulge in war of words over PM's interaction with media on scams. ...
  • PM all set to break his silence on scams February 15, 2011

    New Delhi: Under pressure from the recent scams, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will meet editors from all major television channels on Wednesday. Under relentless fire from the Opposition over the 2G scam, Singh will use the opportunity to set the record straight on a variety of issues at his interaction with...
  • Art and more at the ongoing India Art summit January 22, 2011

    At the India Art summit on in the Capital, catch the Nano covered with mosaic tiles. ...