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Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report says

Google hit with antitrust complaint in India, report says

Indian antitrust officials have accused Google Inc. of stifling competitors and favoring companies that advertise with it, opening up the latest front in a worldwide battle over whether the California tech company is abusing its power as a top search engine. Dating website Bharat Matrimony and the Consumer Unity and Trust Society filed the initial complaints against Google, which led to a formal accusation last week by the Competition Commission of India, the Economic Times of India reported. Microsoft, Facebook, online shopping start-up Flipkart and other companies also criticized Google. Among the complaints are that Google gave preference to its own services, such as...

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