What Happened on 01 November 2012

Cyclone Nilam hits Indian coast

India’s southeastern coast has been hit by Cyclone Nilam with wind speeds reaching up to 60mph. Around 4,000 people were… Read More.

Obama and Republican governor Christie tour storm-hit New Jersey

In a rare display of unity, U.S. President Barack Obama and Republican Governor Chris Christie toured storm-hit parts of New… Read More.

Barclays faces fresh U.S. probe

Barclays has revealed new U.S. investigations into the bank's financial probity over charges that its profit had been hit by… Read More.

Djokovic knocked out of Paris Masters

World number two Novak Djokovic was knocked out 0-6 7-6 6-4 by American Sam Querrey in the second round of… Read More.

Facebook shares drop as lock-up period expires

Facebook shares shed nearly 4 percent at the end of a busy trading day on Wednesday as the company allowed… Read More.

Ben Affleck reveals he almost directed Homeland

Hollywood star Ben Affleck revealed on Wednesday that he turned down an offer to direct Homeland, adding that he now… Read More.