Major Events and Top News Headlines of 26 June 2009:
- There was a whole lot of money riding on the king of pop, Michael Jackson, especially as he embarked on a series of concerts in London next month.
- Long before Michael Jackson took the stage at the Andheri sports complex in Mumbai to send the 35,000-odd audience into a frenzy last fortnight, the Shiv Sena had moonwalked towards a new era- that, among other things, showed them up as masters in the difficult art of fundraising.
- The talk of Nandan Nilekani stepping down from the board of Infosys had beendoing the rounds since the past year and on Thursday, when the buzz finally turned into news, the company”s stock reacted in a normal manner.
- Left Front Chairman and CPI(M) state secretary Biman Bose is “ashamed” that the top leadership of the party could not gauge the feelings of the electorate’s feelings before the polls.