Manohar Singh, 64, distinguished actor of theatre, new wave films like Party, Damul, Ek Din Achanak, Yeh Woh Manzil To NahinRaag Darbari. He was also for long head of the nsd repertory.
MTNL, cable TV services, in Delhi and Mumbai soon.
To Be Banned
Cross-examination of Rape victims in court. After a cabinet nod, this IPC amendment awaits legislation.
Spanish tennis star Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario, 30. She won four Grand Slams and over 20 wta titles in her 17-year career.
A Tablet PC, by Microsoft, fruit of the firm’s long quest for a pen-controlled, notepad-size computer.
Hu Jintao, an apparatchik of low profile, as head of the Communist Party of China. The vice-president is also to take over the presidency after Jiang Zemin.
NASA’s first Native American to be in space, John Herrington. He’ll fly with eagle feathers, arrows and the Chickasaw nation’s blessings.
Pornography, for British prisoners, after a serial murderer appealed against the ban.