Major Events and Top News Headlines of 10 July 2009:
- Infosys Technologies on Friday reported a 17.28 per cent growth in consolidated net profit at Rs 1,527 crore in the first quarter ended June 30, 2009.
- The hooch tragedy continues to unfold in Ahmedabad with the death toll climbing to 111 in four days while over 200 people were still undergoing treatment at various hospitals.
- A special court on Friday acquitted six persons, accused of killing actor Manisha Koirala’s secretary Ajit Dewani in 2001, observing that the prosecution has failed to prove its case against them.
- US President Barack Obama has accepted an invitation from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to visit India, dates for which will be finalised through diplomatic channels.
- Tennis ace Sania Mirza and Mohammed Sohrab Mirza exchanged rings at a simple and elegant ceremony attended by 300 odd guests in Hyderabad’s Taj Krishna hotel on Friday night.