Clearly unhappy with the unilateral American action to kill Osama bin Laden, the Pakistan parliament on Saturday called for independent investigation into the killing of Al Qaeda leader. It also said that transit facilities to NATO could be cut.
The farmers' agitation in Greater Noida has become a major political issue in Uttar Pradesh with the entire opposition joining forces to corner the BSP government. CM Mayawati will need to come out with an ace to counter the opposition.
Software major Microsoft is close to buying Skype if US media reports are to be believed. Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer is said to be the driving force behind the deal, being valued at 7 billion dollars if it goes through.