Friday, December 31, 2010

Facebook surpassed Google for the first time as the most visited website in the United States for most of 2010

The social networking site surpassed with 8.9 percent of all visits to U.S. between January and November 2010, while was second with about 7.2 percent of all visits, according to measurement service Hitwise Experian online.

Seven major corruption scandals in India

corruption scandals in India
India has been shaken this year by a series of corruption scandals that have embarrassed the ruling Congress Party, jittery markets and delayed the reform bill as the opposition parliamentary seats.

The country, ranked 87 in Transparency International on the basis of perceived levels of corruption, is no stranger to scandals. 

Here are some of the largest in the last two decades: