Major Events and Top News Headlines of 08 April 2010:
- Gul Panag said that like education, sanitation should be made the basic right of every Indian.
- Evergreen actor-filmmaker Dev Anand will be honoured with the prestigious ‘Phalke Ratna’ award this year.
- KKR skipper who played a crucial role in the win against Delhi Daredevils has been fined $40,000 for slow over rate.
- Saif Ali Khan at the Rashtrapati Bhawan to receive the Padma Shri award from President Pratibha Patil.
- Vodafone Essar, the third Indian player to garner 100-million customers and only the fifth world-wide, scents an immense potential in the rural markets of the country.