Major Events and Top News Headlines of 09 December 2010:
- =The Chinese scientific research ship Dayang Yihao, or “Ocean One”, set sail from Guangzhou on December 8, starting a 376-day global trip that will take it across the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian Oceans.
- =The U.S. told Uganda to let it know when the army was going to commit war crimes using American intelligence – but did not try to dissuade it from doing so, the US embassy cables suggest.
- = Please Don’t Disturb, the opening film of the International Film Festival of Kerala 2010, beginning in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday, focuses on the problems being faced by ordinary men and women in Iran’s capital Tehran.
- = India today said its decision to attend the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony tomorrow at Oslo for Chinese dissident Liu Xiabo was not a bilateral issue between New Delhi and Beijing.