Aug 30: US Secretary of State John Kerry to meet External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today.
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10.54 pm: There were 4 students who didnt have toilets in their houses, & we promised that Govt will get them built in a month, says Chhattisgarh CM
10.50 pm: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh conducts class for students of Govt State High School.
10.42 pm: The car just touched the auto rickshaw. If it had rammed into the rickshaw, the car also would have been damaged, says BJP MLA Narendra Mehta.
10.40 pm: BJP MLA Narendra Mehta's wife rams newly gifted Lamborghini into an auto rickshaw, in Maharashtra (Aug 27th).
WATCH: BJP MLA Narendra Mehta's wife rams newly gifted Lamborghini into an auto rickshaw, in Maharashtra (Aug 27th)https://t.co/k1HAvFJTOe— ANI (@ANI_news) August 30, 2016
7.25 pm: US stands in strong partnership with India against all terrorism, says John Kerry on Pak sponsored terrorism in India.
7.24 pm: This also includes the new insolvency and bankruptcy code and the decision to raise FDI caps in key sectors, says US Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker.
7.23 pm: We also discussed making it easier for Indian travellers to enter the US, says John Kerry.
7.18 pm: To prevent diseases we intend to start clinical trials for vaccines against Tuberculosis and Dengi: US Secy of State John Kerry.
7.15 pm: US will do more to help India to upgrade its power grid, says US Secretary of State John Kerry.
7.07 pm: Wide ranging talks reaffirmed that when 2 such democracies get together we can not only make a change for our citizens but for world, says J Kerry.
7.05 pm: We agreed that nations must not maintain double standards, such as the categorization of good and bad terrorists: Swaraj.
7.04 pm: You (Sushma Swaraj) have always lived up to the reputation as a fierce advocate of India's interest and its citizens: Secretary Kerry.
7.02 pm: This interaction has strengthened the US-India relationship; I hope it contributes to the world at large, says Swaraj.
6.58 pm: Secretary Kerry and I agreed that Pak needs to take fast track actions to catch perpetrators of 2008 Mumbai attack and 2016 Pathankot attack, says Swaraj.
6.52 pm: 4 killed & 3 injured after being hit by a lightning bolt in Morigaon district of Assam.
6.49 pm: Protesters chanted slogans "down with Pak, long live Nawab Brahumdagh Bugti" and against the Chinese intervention in Baloch soil.
6.15 pm: Artistic idols of Ganpati and Lord Shiva hit market ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi in Nagpur.
6.00 pm: They can use sea water, desalinate it.They(DMK AIADMK) are cinema people,they don't know policy, says S Swamy on Cauvery issue.
5.43 pm: PM alerted the DD Cameraman who was positioned at a spot where water was to pass; camera and tripod later recovered.
5.31 pm: Close shave for DD Cameraman as PM alerts him to move spot just as water was released at Aji Dam in Jamnagar, Gujarat.
5.25 pm: Prime accused in the attack case of BJP leader Brijpal Tevatia has been arrested by Ghaziabad Police.
5.19 pm: Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung appoints a three Member committee to examine over 400 files submitted by the Delhi Govt.
5.18 pm: I am upset that people incite other people & kids to create unrest, they use small kids as shields: J&K CM.
4.51 pm: 2 died, many injured after a mud-house collapsed due to heavy rainfall in Dhalai District of Tripura.
4.50 pm: Uttarakhand High Court says, no arrest for Rakesh Roshan till the next hearing, which is on September 19.
4.47 pm: SC will hear on 6th Sept, 16 home buyers' plea seeking refund of money for the stalled twin towers at Emerald Court in Noida's Sector 93A.
4.23 pm: We have decided to raise the min. wage for unskilled non-agricultural workers for 'C' category areas at Rs.350/day, says Arun Jaitley.
4.00 pm: We hope the next US administration will continue to support the Paris agreement with the same seriousness and purpose as you have done: Sushma Swaraj.
3.58 pm: I hope that you will treat the issue of India's membership to APEC forum positively, says Sushma Swaraj in plenary session with John Kerry.
3.57 pm: We hope to see our civil nuclear co-op take shape in form of new reactors that deliver reliable electricity to Indian households, says John Kerry.
3.52 pm: But Im very confident that we'll continue to strengthen what President Obama has called "defining partnership of the 21st century", says John Kerry.
3.50 pm: We are working to bring new technologies to help India meet its ambitious renewable energy targets: US Secretary of State John Kerry.
3.48 pm: Honoured to be back in Delhi and participate in the 2nd Strategic and Commercial Dialogue: US Secretary of State John Kerry.
3.41 pm: I hope evreyone here will take pride in everything we have accomplished in recent years, says US Secretary of State John Kerry.
3.40 pm: Sushma Swaraj at the opening plenary session with US Secretary of State John Kerry.
3.37 pm: Central Government employees to get 2 years bonus which was pending, says FM Arun Jaitley.
3.33 pm: Centre has decided to write to all states regarding compliance of Contract workers law, says Arun Jaitley.
3.26 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addresses media in Delhi.
3.03 pm: I was suffering from fever & body pain. I did not force students, they did it intentionally: Teacher Anup Minj.
2.57 pm: Maharastra Govt scraps 94 irrigation contracts due to pending ACB investigation in them.
2.37 pm: Two girls thrash an alleged drunk eve teaser in Bhubaneswar (Odisha).
2.00 pm: Class 10th students give foot massage to Govt school teacher in Jashpur (Chhattisgarh)
1.42 pm: We took up the issue of better road connectivity across India and particularly in the villages: PM Narendra Modi.
1.20 pm: Supreme Court issues notice to Maharashtra Government over new law for dance bar licenses. State government has to reply within 6 weeks.
1.18 pm: Andhra Pradesh: Kanchi Seer Jayendra Saraswathi rushed to the hospital in Vijayawada, following a spurt in his blood pressure.
1.10 pm: The water table of Gujarat which was falling began to rise. Check dams were built in large numbers: PM Modi.
1.08 pm: Whatever I learnt in Gujarat has helped me a lot when I went to Delhi, says PM Modi in Jamnagar.
1.05 pm: Grateful to Guj Govt for inviting me to programme (inauguration of SAUNI project), which is of great imp: PM Modi.
1.03 pm: PM Narendra Modi speaking at the inauguration of SAUNI project in Jamnagar (Gujarat).
12.40 pm: Delhi High Court issues notices to Delhi Govt and municipal corporations over rising cases of Dengue in the city. Hearing on September 7.
12.00 pm: Telangana State Assembly passes the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Constitutional Amendment Bill.
11.55 am: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates the first phase of SAUNI project at Aji Dam site in Jamnagar, Gujarat
11.34 am: CRPF submits proposal to government to appoint Rio Olympics silver Medallist PV Sindhu as the brand ambassador/Commandant of CRPF.
11.20 am: Kyrgyzstan's deputy PM confirms Chinese embassy blast was caused by a suicide bomber.
11.05 am: Due to bad weather, PM Narendra Modi travels by road to reach SAUNI project site from Jamnagar.
10.45 am: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Jamnagar
10.20 am: Explosion at Chinese Embassy in Kyrgyzstan leaves several dead, wounded, Interfax cites local emergency ministry.
10.08 am: Delhi Police arrest 8 people on suspicion of human trafficking from Delhi. They've been booked under Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act.
9.55 am: Agusta middleman Michel says he is reluctant to come to India fearing detention.
9.28 am: Bangladesh Supreme Court upholds the death sentence for Jamaat e Islami leader Mir Quasem Ali for 1971 War crimes.
9.15 am: Turkish President Erdogan and US President Barack Obama are likely to meet in China on the sidelines of G20 summit.
8.55 am: Narendra Modi to launch the 1st phase of Saurashtra Narmada Avataran for Irrigation project at Dhrol taluka (Gujarat), today.
8.35 am: Two storey building collapses due to heavy rain in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur. Two dead, seven injured.
8.00 am: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar signs the Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement with the USA.
7.55 am: US Secretary of State John Kerry to meet Sushma Swaraj today.