Major Events and Top News Headlines of 03 February 2010:
- India has handed over five million dollars to Haiti’s UN envoy Leo Merores, as aid for the victims of the devastating earthquake that hit the Caribbean nation in January.
- The banned Assam-based militant outfit ULFA on Wednesday rejected Union Home Minister P Chidambaram’s offer for peace talks echoing their Chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa’s stand ‘no peace talks with ULFA leaders in jail’.
- Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s much-awaited film ‘My Name Is Khan’ will see its world premiere in Abu Dhabi next week.
- The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a fresh FIR in connection with the alleged murder of Sohrabuddin Shaikh and his wife Kausar Bi in a fake encounter.
- otwithstanding the strong objections raised by China, the White House has asserted that US President Barack Obama, plans to meet Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, when he is in Washington next time.