Interaction

  • 2014 Lok Sabha elections: Interactive map and searchable table of candidates, constituencies, parties and poll dates 11-04-2014 05:21 PM

    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 23-12-2013 10:23 AM

    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...
  • Interactive timeline: Aarushi-Hemraj murder case 21-11-2013 03:45 PM

    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 07-11-2013 01:00 PM

    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,...
  • Q: When was the first parachute jump? A: October 22, 1797 22-10-2013 06:04 AM

    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 Andr-Jacques Garnerin became the first person to make a parachute jump. Andr-Jacques Garnerin's historic jump was carried out using a...
  • Google doodles André-Jacques Garnerin, the first parachute jump 21-10-2013 07:24 PM

    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 Andr-Jacques Garnerin became the first person to make a parachute jump. Andr-Jacques Garnerin's first parachute jump was carried out using a silk...
  • A googling confusion: When exactly is Google's real birthday? 27-09-2013 08:36 AM

    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 26-09-2013 07:11 PM

    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...
  • MCA plans social media initiatives to create more awareness 01-09-2013 11:37 AM

    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...
  • Interactive graph: The most unsafe cities for women in India 26-08-2013 05:22 PM

    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) 16-08-2013 12:46 PM

    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) 26-06-2013 05:22 PM

    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 16-04-2013 03:40 PM

    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...
  • Manmohan Singh, Zuma interacted many times at BRICS 04-04-2013 03:18 AM

    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...
  • US: Indian origin man charged with hacking servers 16-11-2012 09:15 AM

    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...
  • Updated Encyclopedia of Life: Aardvark to Zono 06-09-2011 07:39 PM

    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 16-02-2011 07:07 PM

    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 15-02-2011 10:31 PM

    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...
  • Art and more at the ongoing India Art summit 22-01-2011 07:56 AM

    At the India Art summit on in the Capital, catch the Nano covered with mosaic tiles. ...
  • Google unveils new interactive Christmas Doodle 24-12-2010 11:11 AM

    New Delhi: In its most ambitious holiday doodle project yet, Google has unveiled 17 illustrated portraits as its new Christmas doodle on its home page. It will remain on the site for two and half days. The new doodle displays a collection of festive scenes of people, places and cuisines...
  • Celebrating R-Day: Be a proud Indian, hoist a flag 24-01-2008 11:15 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said that it is looking to add Sri Lanka as a neutral venue when Pakistan play England early next year in a full series. A PCB official today said that the Sri Lankan board had indicated it was keen to host the series against England,...
  • Blind faith: A call centre with vision 16-05-2007 09:02 AM

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  • Punjab polls interactive 13-02-2007 09:15 AM

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