Mapathon

  • Google violating India's mapping law, says Tarun Vijay 09-05-2013 04:54 AM

    New Delhi: BJP MP Tarun Vijay on Wednesday again accused Google of violating India's mapping laws by showing vital military installations with annotations and asked the government to take steps to access the data the company possessed. Vijay, who raised the issue in a special mention in the Rajya Sabha,...
  • CBI may probe Google's mapping contest 'Mapathon' 22-04-2013 10:58 AM

    New Delhi: The Google Mapathon event case, in which the US internet giant allegedly violated Indian mapping laws, has been sent to the home ministry with the recommendation of a probe by the CBI cyber crime cell, said BJP MP Tarun Vijay. "Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar has informed that...
  • Have replied to Survey of India queries: Google 06-04-2013 06:35 PM

    New Delhi: As Delhi Police investigates whether Google violated rules in holding a competition that asked users to add information about their local areas for its online map, the US Internet company on Saturday said it had responded to queries raised by Survey of India more than 10 days back...
  • Delhi Police investigating Google mapping contest 'Mapathon' 05-04-2013 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police are investigating to determine whether US Internet Google Inc violated rules in a competition that asked users to add information about their local areas for its online map services after a government agency raised security concerns. Google, which ran the "Mapathon" in India in February and...
  • Book Google for violating India's mapping regulations: BJP MP 24-03-2013 02:30 PM

    New Delhi: The government should book Google for "violating" India's defence regulations on maps and force the company to surrender its "illegally stored" data to the Surveyor General of India, BJP MP Tarun Vijay says. "Getting every inch of India mapped by illegally inviting people to send the data for...