News flash: Bihar Congress leader Ram Jatan Sinha quits party
Bengaluru, Sept 27: While addressing a meet with PM Modi in USA, Satya Nadella, Microsoft CEO said "We want to help people make things and make things happen".
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8.10 pm: 7 dead, around 100 admitted to hospital after consuming spurious liquor in East Midnapore district of West Bengal.
7.30 pm: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav felicitates Noida boy, who studied under the light of metro station.
UP CM Akhilesh Yadav honoured 13 yr old student Harendra Chouhan who studies under street light of Metro Stn in Noida pic.twitter.com/W4dSxzzAQT— ANI (@ANI_news) September 27, 2015
7:00 pm: Bihar Congress leader Ram Jatan Sinha quits his party: ANI.
6:45 pm: PM visiting Silicon Valley is good, he'll find out what policies & infrastructure is required for development: Mohandas Pai, former Infosys CEO.
6:00 pm: Abhinav Bindra won gold medal in 10 metre air rifle event at Asian Air Gun Championship.
5:00 pm: RJD chief Lalu Yadav addressed a rally in Raghopur, Bihar.
4:30 pm: Manipur Governor Dr Syed Ahmad passed away at Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai.
3:15 pm: Ganesha being taken by devotees for Visarjan in Delhi.
3:00 pm: BJP President Amit Shah to address party workers in Kerala.
2:59 pm: I hope that we aim to get 1% of world tourism in India till 2020 will be accomplishes two years before says Mahesh Sharma, Union Tourism Minister.
2:30 pm: I hope Govt. will talk to students by keeping its ego aside says Raj Babbar on FTII students call off their hunger strike.
2:10 pm: We are putting efforts in this direction to improve the call drop situation says Ravi Shankar Prasad, Telecom Minister.
2:00 pm: Our government is serious on the issue of call drop from the very start says Ravi Shankar Prasad, Telecom Minister.
1:40 pm: Lalu must understand that our PM is there to pitch for India's permanent seat in UNSC says Chirag Paswan, LJP.
1:30 pm: Congress' fogging drive in Delhi to eradicate Dengue.
1:21 pm: The last revision in salary of MPs was made in 2010 and MPs presently get a salary of Rs.50,000 per month.
1:20 pm: Ministry of Parl Affairs proposes a 3-member independent Emoluments Commission to recommend salaries and other allowances for MPs.
1:16 pm: We received an email today that there will be a dialogue on 29th says Himanshu (FTII Student who was on hunger strike).
1:15 pm: FTII students offer water to each other, end their hunger strike in Pune.
FTII students offer water to each other, end their hunger strike in Pune pic.twitter.com/pK3tsx0F9m— ANI (@ANI_news) September 27, 2015
1:00 pm: BJP President Amit Shah speaking at birthday celebration of Mata Amritanandamayi in Kerala.
12:59 pm: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav honours photographer Ashutosh who clicked policeman vandalizing typewriter of an elderly man.
12:40 pm: Ganesh Chaturthi Celebrations at Lalbaugcha Raja in Mumbai.
12:37 pm: Strike will continue,but we are calling off hunger strike after I&B ministry sent letter says Vikas Urs, FTII student.
12:00 pm: Kejriwal is probably suffering from obsessive compulsive disorder says Meenakshi Lekhi,BJP on CM Kejriwal's tweets.
11:55 am: History will remember Kejriwal only for his posters and tweets, no groundwork says Mahesh Sharma,Union Culture Minister.
11:50 am: Two people dead and one in critical condition after being stung by Honey Bees in Jashpur,Chhattisgarh.
11:43 am: Instead of criticizing,Congress should be happy that PM is solving problems which they had created says Srikant Sharma, BJP.
11:36 am: Kejriwal should not worry about 'Make in India',he should rather concentrate on 'Make in Delhi'says Sambit Patra, BJP.
11:35 am: Digital India and all is ok but Govt should first worry about the ongoing problem of Call drops says RPN Singh, Congress.
11:30 am: BJP leader Aarti Mehra and party workers protest against Somnath Bharti outside his residence.
11:20 am: Our telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad should have a new name 'Call Drop Prasad'says Pawan Verma, JDU.
11:15 am: There is a need to make our tourism industry stronger,we have to increase foreign tourist inflow says Arun Jaitley.
11:10 am: Arun Jaitley speaking at the inauguration of new building of Union Tourism Ministry in Delhi.
11:03 am: Great to see the PM taking the initiative, coming here and spending time in Silicon Valley says Rohit Bansal,Snapdeal CEO.
10:55 am: Not only India-US ties but also India-Silicon valley ties have become stronger says Arvind Gupta,BJP IT Cell on Digital India.
10:50 am: I think the world has seen a very progressive India under the dynamic leadership of PM Modi says Arvind Gupta,BJP IT Cell.
10:40 am: I feel PM is India's CEO,what he is doing is very essential for India says Nikhil Pahwa,Cyber Expert on Digital India.
10:30 am: Yes the meeting was very good says Google CEO Sundar Pichai after meeting PM Modi.
10:14 am: PM also discussed 'Apple Pay' with Mr.Tim Cook, using it for Jan dhan yojna could be explored says Vikas Swarup, MEA.
10:00 am: Tim Cook expressed his great desire to be a part of PM's digital India initiative, he said it was a gamechanger says Vikas Swarup, MEA.
9:50 am: Fire breaks out on the 9th floor of Magma house,Park Street in Kolkata, 10 fire tenders at the spot. Fire under control.
9:40 am: Many NRIs are now going to India and building toilets and infrastructure in their villages says VIjay Chauthaiwale, BJP.
9:20 am: I think PM Modi is probably only chance we have to realize the Indian dream says Kunal Sood,Co founder, Novus Conference.
9:15 am: These engagements in Silicon Valley by PM are very important for Digital India says Raju Vegsena,Chairman,Sify.
9:02 am: After BJP Gov.in, we launched the Narendra Modi Mobile App. They are helping me stay in close touch with people says PM Modi.
8:58 am: Like Airports, we will also have WiFi on 500 railway stations, we are working with Google on that says PM Modi.
8:57 am: Social media is reducing social barriers. It connects people on the strength of human values, not identities says PM Modi.
8:56 am: Since my Govt came to office we attacked poverty by using power of network and mobile phones to launch new era of empowerment says PM Modi.
8:55 am: Farmers in Maharashtra have made a Whatsapp group to share farming tips and techniques says PM Modi.
8:50 am: Pace at which people are taking to digital technology defies our stereotypes of age, education, language and income says PM Modi.
8:48 am: The most fundamental debate for our youth now is the choice between Android, iOS or Windows says PM Modi.
8:47 am: Facebook, twitter and Instagram are our new neighborhoods says PM Modi.
8:42 am: California last place in world to see sunset, new ideas, however, see the first light of the day says PM Narendra Modi at Digital India event.
8:40 am: I was in India last year, I could feel the change.I met hungry entrepreneurs, similar to the ones I meet in Silicon Valley says Sundar Pichai.
8:24 am: He(PM Modi) has accelerated India's efforts in becoming the hotbed of innovation-Sundar Pichai,Google CEO.
8:23 am: India under the leadership of PM Modi is moving in the right direction says Paul E Jacobs,Executive Chairman, Qualcomm.
8:22 am: In Surat, we are working with municipalities and citizens of Surat on data analytic systems-Satya Nadella.
8:20 am: Bringing world class infrastructure to India and respecting India's digital securities is a key milestone for us-Satya Nadella.
8:12 am: We want to help people make things and make things happen says Satya Nadella,Microsoft CEO.
8:05 am: You(PM Modi) are an amazing ambassador of your country-John Chambers,Executive Chairman of Cisco Systems.
8:00 am: PM Modi with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Qualcomm Executive Chairman Paul E Jacobs.