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What Happened on 03 September 2012

Peru state of emergency ends

The Peruvian government will not extend a state of emergency enforced in three northern provinces. It was imposed after protests… Read More.

'Moonies' founder Sun Myung Moon passes away aged 92

Sun Myung Moon, a self-styled messiah who transformed his Unification Church into a global religious movement, has died at the… Read More.

South Africa to drop murder charges against Marikana miners

South African prosecutors provisionally dropped murder charges on Sunday against 270 miners whose colleagues were shot dead by police last… Read More.

Lufthansa cabin crews to extend strikes

Cabin staff at German airline Lufthansa are to go on strike again on Tuesday after labor action on Friday over… Read More.

IAG eyes stake in combined U.S. airline

International Airlines Group (IAG) has signed a non-disclosure agreement with American Airlines, with a view to take a small stake… Read More.

French government to bailout CIF

The French government has stepped in to rescue ailing mortgage lender Credit Immobilier de France (CIF) due to a months-long… Read More.

Oliveira beats Pistorius to secure 200m gold

Brazil's Alan Fonteles Cardoso Oliveira beat defending champion Oscar Pistorius to win gold in the men's 200m event at the… Read More.

Djokovic advances at U.S. Open

Defending champion Novak Djokovic cruised past Frenchman Julien Benneteau on Sunday to reach the fourth round of the U.S. Open.… Read More.

UK's Bestival to be streamed live on YouTube

Bestival is to become the first UK festival to be streamed live on YouTube. The Isle of Wight music festival… Read More.

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested in Cambodia

The co-founder of the popular file-sharing Pirate Bay website has been arrested in Cambodia. Gottfrid Svartholm Warg was detained in… Read More.

Alanis Morissette struggled to write while pregnant

Alanis Morissette has revealed she struggled to write songs while she was pregnant. The Canadian singer gave birth to son… Read More.

Jersey Shore to end after next series

MTV reality show Jersey Shore is to end after the next series, which premieres in the U.S. on October 4.… Read More.