Major Events and Top News Headlines of 07 July 2010:
- Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd will shortly seek expressions of interest for franchisees for its third-generation (3G) wireless services, Chairman Kuldeep Goyal said on Wednesday.
- Public sector banks may soon be allowed to link the salary of its employees with performance and introduce the CTC (cost to the company) concept.
- Top BJP leaders along with Chief Ministers of Himachal Pradesh and Uttrakhand on Wednesday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh demanding revival of the industrial package for the hill states.
- US President Barack Obama urged Israel and the Palestinians on Tuesday to resume direct peace talks by September and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised “concrete steps” to clear the way.
- In a bid to honour the achievement of India’s first individual Olympic medallist, sports minister M S Gill on Tuesday re-christened the newly-built wrestling venue in the Indira Gandhi Sports Complex here as K D Jadhav Stadium.