Thursday, May 17, 2007


  1. A.B.Vajpayee not interested for presidential post and backs Bhairo Singh Sekhawat as NDA's candidate.
  2. Vijay Mallya's UB group has acquired Scottish distiller Whyte and Mackay for an enterprise value of 595 million pounds.
  3. Nicolas Sarkozy took over as president from Jacques Chirac in France.
  4. Britain has now decided that the Prince Harry will not be sent to the frontline.
  5. Europe's biggest film festival, the Cannes film festival opens on May 16, 2007.