The GNI Digital Growth Programme is available in six countries: Spain, the UK, Germany, Italy, Poland and France.
According to sources, developers of many of the 59 banned apps had taken down their apps from Google Play Store voluntarily.
With the new licensing programme, where available, Google will also offer to pay for free access for users to read paywalled articles on a publisher's site.
The spokesperson added that RBI has stated no such thing either in the court hearing or in its written response to the High Court.
Google loses appeal against USD 56 million fine in France for not being 'transparent' about users' data protection options
Google was first slapped with the fine in January 2019, the first penalty for a U.S. tech giant under new European data privacy rules that took effect in 2018.
Keen which is a web and Android app encourages users to make a "Keen" (like a Pinterest board) about any topic they like.
The search engine company is inviting startups who are working on solutions oriented towards the new normal, with a special focus on health-tech, fintech, edutech, agri-tech, retail and SaaS startups.
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, on-ground graduation ceremonies are giving way to virtual ones. Google's video platform YouTube organised a virtual event to give a farewell to these students.
'Coronavirus' dropped to 12th most searched topic overall during May, behind topics like Film, Meaning, News and Weather.
Google said recent app removals have received particular attention in India, and that it wanted to clarify its actions.
The US is in the midst of the biggest civic unrest in the country's history following the death of 46-year-old Floyd when a white police officer pinned him down and kneeled on his neck to his death
Google also violated a California law that requires consent of all parties to read or learn the contents of private communication, alleged the lawsuit.
Protests erupted in Minneapolis and other US cities on Tuesday after George Floyd, an African-American man, died following his arrest by four officers.
Pichai remarks came amidst nationwide violent protests over the killing of unarmed black man George Floyd by a policeman in Minneapolis.
According to the report, Google's parent company Alphabet was also in the race to acquire a slice of Jio Platforms but lagged behind.