Microsoft chooses Varanasi to experiment Internet pilot
Microsoft chooses Varanasi to experiment Internet pilot

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella selects Varanasi for experimenting technology pilot for the ambitious Digital India programme.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to visit Mumbai Thursday
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to visit Mumbai Thursday

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will on Thursday make a one-day visit to Mumbai where he is expected to meet biz honchos like Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra, Axis Bank head Shikha Sharma and Tata Starbucks CEO Avani Davda.

Microsoft launches services from 3 data centres in India

Tech giant Microsoft on Tuesday launched commercial cloud services from its three data centres in India, giving companies an option to store their data locally.

Watch: Did Satya Nadella wipe off his hands after shaking it with PM Modi?
Watch: Did Satya Nadella wipe off his hands after shaking it with PM Modi?

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Did Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella actually wipe his hands off after shaking it with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi? Well, it seems so after watching the video.

Microsoft's Satya Nadella tops global CEO pay chart with $84.3 mn

Another Indian-origin CEO, Indra Nooyi of PepsiCo, is ranked 19th with USD 19.08 million. Legendary investor Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway is ranked last at 100th position with a total compensation of USD 464,011 million.

Microsoft gives away more Office software to attract mobile users
Microsoft gives away more Office software to attract mobile users

The new releases are the latest gambits in Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella`s attempt to wrest back the initiative in the battle for mobile users, where Microsoft has fallen behind Apple and Google Inc .

Satya Nadella meets PM Modi, Fin & IT Min; discusses Digital India, eCom

Keen to invest more in India, Microsoft's chief Satya Nadella on Friday pledged support to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India initiative.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella meets PM Narendra Modi

Nadella has come to spend time with his family here too.

After gaffe, Microsoft board to look at gender pay gap, male culture

He later said he was wrong, but the damage was done, reinforcing the view that Microsoft - and the tech industry generally - is a boys` club. 

Book traces journey of Satya Nadella

The book, published by Hachette India, is an insightful account of Nadella and what his appointment as the third CEO of Microsoft means for the future of the technology industry.

Nadella faces flak over "inarticulate" comments on women pay

Satya Nadella, India-born CEO of Microsoft, landed in a soup for saying that women employees need not ask for pay hikes, for which he had to later apologise and admit that he was "completely wrong" with such "inarticulate" comments.

Learn as if you were going to live forever: Nadella to students

Live as if it's your last day, but learn as if you have to live forever, said Satya Nadella, the India-born Chief Executive of global software giant Microsoft while interacting with students Tuesday.

Microsoft to set up data centre in India; eyes $2 trillion cloud market

Microsoft on Tuesday said it will offer commercial cloud services from local data centres in India by 2015 as the tech giant gears for competition for the estimated USD 2 trillion domestic market opportunity from rival firms like Google and IBM.

Satya Nadella visits Microsoft's facility in Hyderabad

This is Nadella's first visit to the city after he assumed the top job at Microsoft.

Microsoft chief makes first China visit amid probe: Report

Microsoft did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the visit.

Microsoft CEO Nadella to visit China amid antitrust probe

Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday. 

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer leaves board

Former Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer will leave the software company`s board with immediate effect, Microsoft said on Tuesday.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gets doused with bucket of ice water

Microsoft's India-born CEO Satya Nadella was doused with a bucket of ice water on his head as part of a challenge he took to raise awareness about a neuro degenerative disease and in turn challenged Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Google co-founder Larry Page to do the same.

Microsoft earnings slip; posts $5.66 bn profit in Q1

Microsoft made a profit of USD 5.66 billion on USD 20.4 billion in revenue.

Ford to replace CEO Mulally in 2014: Report

Alan Mulally will likely retire and be replaced as CEO of Ford Motor by chief operating officer Mark Fields by the end of 2014.