Major Events and Top News Headlines of 04 October 2009:
- India has reacted strongly to the attempt of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference to meddle in its “internal affairs” by “appointing” a special envoy on Jammu and Kashmir.
- India may be the second-fastest growing economy in the world, but it faces the challenge of constantly being innovative and creating global brands, Infosys co-founder and chief mentor N R Narayan Murthy said. Bangladeshi investigators have grilled a former top Home Ministry bureaucrat as part of a fresh probe into the country’s biggest weapon haul in 2004 when 10 truckloads of arms believed to be destined to ULFA hideouts in northeastern India were seized, officials and said on Sunday.
- On the campaign trail in Haryana for the assembly elections, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday attacked the opposition parties for having “destroyed” the state during their rule and said it was the Congress that brought it back on the path of development after coming to power in 2005.