What Happened on 01 July 2012

Grenade attacks on two churches in Kenya town of Garissa

Grenades have been thrown at two churches in the Kenyan town of Garissa, near the Somali border. "Several people are… Read More.

Hong Kong marks 15 years since Chinese handover

Hong Kong is marking the 15th anniversary since its handover from UK to Chinese control. Chinese President Hu Jintao is… Read More.

Bristol-Myers to buy Amylin for $5.3 billion

Bristol-Myers Squibb is to buy biotechnology company Amylin Pharmaceuticals for about $5.3 billion in cash in a bid to its… Read More.

Laurent Blanc quits as France boss after Euro 2012 exit

Laurent Blanc has left his job as manager of the French national team after his contract came to an end.… Read More.

Apple scores second legal win against Samsung in a week

A U.S. judge on Friday granted Apple’s request for a pre-trial injunction against the sale of Samsung Electronics Galaxy Nexus… Read More.

Songstress Adele expecting first child

Pop star Adele is expecting her first child, she has told fans via a message on her website. The 24-year-old… Read More.