What Happened on 05 April 2013

Connecticut signs sweeping gun controls after Newtown massacre

The governor of Connecticut, where 20 young children were shot dead at school in December, signed some of the most… Read More.

WHO confirms five bird flu deaths in China

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday five people have now died in China from a new bird flu… Read More.

Air France fined for forcing pro-Palestinian activist off Tel Aviv flight

Air France has been found guilty of discrimination for forcing off a pro-Palestinian activist… Read More.

Indian boxer Vijender Singh takes dope test

Indian boxer Vijender Singh has undergone a dope test in relation to charges that he took heroin provided by alleged… Read More.

Disney to shut down LucasArts

The Walt Disney Company is to shut down LucasArts, the games developer behind the Star Wars series of games. On… Read More.

Queen Elizabeth given honorary film award

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II was honored with one of Britain's most prestigious entertainment awards on Thursday for her patronage of… Read More.