Tuesday, March 20, 2007


1.India surged ahead to the second spot in Group 'B' after their record 257-run win over Bermuda in the cricket World Cup.

2.Naseem Ashraf has resigned as Chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board in the wake of Pakistan's early exit from the World Cup.

3.Barclays is in talks to buy ABN AMRO, the biggest Dutch bank, in what would be the world's largest financial-services acquisition.

4.Coke to open 'red lounges' across India.

5.POSCO's $12 billion steel plant in Orissa is facing threat with a fresh stand-off with farmers, unwilling to give up their land.