What Happened on 02 September 2012

Several injured in suicide blasts near NATO Afghan base

A twin suicide bombing near a NATO base in central Afghanistan has left at least nine civilians and four policemen… Read More.

Ruling MPLA leads Angola polls

Angola's ruling Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) party is leading national elections, with almost 75 percent of… Read More.

Shell wins $150 million exploration contract in Tunisia

Royal Dutch Shell has won a $150 million oil exploration contract in Tunisia. The move comes as part of government… Read More.

Oscar Pistorius sets world record in 2012 Paralympics 200m heat

South Africa’s Oscar Pistorius has set a new world record in the men's T44 200m event at the 2012 Paralympics.… Read More.

Iran and North Korea agree to cooperate in science, technology

Iran and North Korea have signed an agreement to cooperate in science and technology, according to Iranian media reports. The… Read More.

Songwriter Hal David dies aged 91

American songwriter Hal David has died at the age of 91 in Los Angeles from complications from a stroke, the… Read More.