The week ahead
The week aheadindia Updated: Jul 22, 2006 19:02 IST
July 23: Dress Rehearsal (12 pm), Miss Universe 2006 Telecast (6 pm local time/9 pm EST), Coronation Ball
July 24: Departures
IInd Test :England vs Pakistan
Jul 27 - 31, 2006
Parliament heads for stormy monsoon session
With the Mumbai train bombings, rising prices, farmers' suicides and Maoist violence the talking points of the day, an aggressive opposition is set to take on the government in what is sure to be a tempestuous parliament session from Monday.
Nationwide bank strike on July 28
A majority of bank employees in the country will go on strike on July 28, in response to a call by bank unions, protesting against the the union government's policy of bank privatisation and outsourcing.