Major Events and Top News Headlines of 01 May 2009:
- Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport has started screening passengers for swine flu.
- Pleasantly surprised for Amitabh Bachchan to know that son Abhishek had bagged three nominations for the awards this year, to be held in China.
- Oscar winning Indian music director A.R. Rahman is placed at 59th position and Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani is ranked 31st in the Time 100 list of the World.
- The railway police have given a clean chit to the officials of Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group.
- Actor Katrina Kaif has got a new Khan in her life – new kid of the block Imran Khan.
- Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on dismissed Barack Obama’s unusual censure of the Pakistan government.
- Spaniard Jose Brasa will take over the coaching reins of the Indian hockey team from this month’s Asia Cup.