What Happened on 01 December 2012

Mexico's Enrique Pena Nieto names cabinet

Mexico's incoming president, Enrique Pena Nieto, has named a 20-member cabinet ahead of his inauguration. Only three women will be… Read More.

North Korea announces rocket launch date

North Korea is to launch a long-range rocket between December10 and 22, its official news agency announced on Saturday. According… Read More.

Economic growth weakens in India, Brazil and Canada

Several major economies reported disappointing data for the third quarter on Friday. Economic growth weakened in India, Canada and Brazil.… Read More.

Beckham assists Galaxy with Kaka bid

David Beckham has been assisting L.A. Galaxy in their bid to sign Brazilian playmaker Kaka from Real Madrid as his… Read More.

Facebook and Zynga alter deal

Facebook and Zynga have altered an agreement that gave the games developer significant access to the social network's one billion… Read More.

Muse cancel European shows after front man breaks foot

Rock band Muse have canceled three European tour dates after front man Matt Bellamy broke two bones in his right… Read More.