Major Events and Top News Headlines of 01 August 2010:
- Centre has drawn up plans to turn the Bhopal Memorial Hospital into a premier clinical research facility and a vital component of the ambitious cancer grid being developed across the country.
- Murdering somebody for adopting a dress code “unacceptable” to their caste or community may come under the ambit of honour killings if a Group of Ministers set up to look into the scourge adopts a proposal in this regard.
- After finding alleged financial irregularities in 16 of the Commonwealth Games related projects, the Central Vigilance Commission is likely to expand its probe ambit to include other works by government and civic agencies in the national capital.
- Former Union minister and Ambala City MLA Vinod Sharma reviewed the flood damage reports prepared by different departments at a meeting convened at his Model Town residence in Ambala City on Saturday.
- The wife of senior Uttar Pradesh BJP leader Hukum Singh was found dead at their Muzaffarnagar residence on Saturday morning. Police believe that 70-year-old Rewati Singh was strangled.