Friday, February 1, 2008

Top News Today

  • Microsoft unveils bid for Yahoo at $44.6 bln
    • Microsoft Friday unveiled a bid of 44.6 billion dollars for Yahoo in an effort to merge the world's biggest software company with a major Internet player to take on the Google juggernaut.
  • Just wow. PM Singh announces $2bn projects
    • India PM Manmohan Singh has announced development projects worth over $2bn for the remote north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh during a rare visit. ....
    • Mr Singh announced a slew of projects for Arunachal Pradesh including a four-lane highway, India's biggest hydroelectricity project, railroad links and water supply projects, among other things.
      He also said a new airport would be built in the state capital, Itanagar.
  • India lose embarassingly to AUS in 20-20 game