What Happened on 02 January 2013

Obama hails 'fiscal cliff' deal

U.S. President Barack Obama has hailed a deal to prevent a "fiscal cliff" of tax increases and spending cuts. Obama… Read More.

Dozens killed in Ivory Coast new year stampede

At least 60 people have died and more than 200 injured in a crush during new year celebrations in Ivory… Read More.

India's Kingfisher Airlines loses flying licence

India's ailing Kingfisher Airlines lost its flying permit on Tuesday after a deadline to renew its suspended licence expired. The… Read More.

Andy Reid reported to become head coach of Arizona Cardinals

Former Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid is reported to become the next coach of the Arizona Cardinals. Media reports emerged… Read More.

Digital sales surpass £1 billion mark in UK

More than £1 billion was spent on downloaded films, music and games in the United Kingdom in 2012, the highest… Read More.

Oscar nomination voting deadline extended to January 4

The deadline for voting for this year's Oscar nominations has been extended after some academy members reported problems with a… Read More.