Sundar Pichai

Pichai pitch for free internet deserves consideration

It is therefore unfortunate that India, which has contributed one of the biggest pools of talent to the digital world, is now seeking to roll back Internet freedom.

published on : 14th July 2021

India is deeply within me, a big part of who I am: Google CEO Sundar Pichai

'I'm an American citizen but India is deeply within me. So it's a big part of who I am,' Pichai, 49, said, when asked about his roots.

published on : 12th July 2021

27,762 content takedown requests in April, says Google in its first Transparency Report

This comes after Google CEO Sundar Pichai  had stated that the company will follow the laws of the land in response to queries on India’s new IT regulations.

published on : 1st July 2021

Working closely with Jio to build affordable smartphone: Google CEO Sundar Pichai

Last year, Google had picked up a 7.7 per cent stake in Jio Platforms for Rs 33,737 crore and a commercial agreement with Jio Platforms to jointly develop an entry-level, affordable smartphone.

published on : 27th May 2021

Committed to comply with local laws: Google CEO Sundar Pichai on new social media rules

Pichai said that the comapny is committed to work constructively with governments and that a free and open internet is 'foundational' with India having long traditions of that.

published on : 27th May 2021

Google to move to hybrid work week: Sundar Pichai

The India-born executive also noted that the company will offer opportunities for employees to apply for completely remote work (away from team or office) based on their role and team needs.

published on : 6th May 2021

Google, Microsoft's Indian-American CEOs pledge support in India's fight against COVID-19

India logged a record of 3,52,991 new coronavirus infections in a day on Monday, taking its total tally of COVID-19 cases to 1,73,13,163.

published on : 26th April 2021

Google gender disparity: Over 60 women employees plan class-action lawsuit

Days after an anti-diversity 'manifesto' went viral inside Google, over 60 current and former Google employees are now considering suing the company for sexism and pay disparities against women.

published on : 9th August 2017

Pichai axes his vacation plans to address raging gender row

 The company on Tuesday fired an employee who wrote an internal memo blasting the firm’s diversity policies.

published on : 9th August 2017

Employee's memo on women crossed line, offensive, says Google CEO Sundar Pichai

Google's India-born CEO Sundar Pichai strongly denounced a memo written by a now-fired male company employee attributing low number of women in technical posts to biological differences.

published on : 8th August 2017

Google CEO Sundar Pichai slams memo on gender as California employee reportedly fired 

The memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked a quick rebuttal from Google after it circulated widely online.

published on : 8th August 2017