What Happened on 05 June 2012
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has accused government officials of embezzling some $4 billion from state coffers. Kiir has written… Read More.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is on a three-day visit to China, where energy and foreign policy are expected to dominate… Read More.
The rebel Free Syrian Army (FSA) has stated it is no longer committed to a UN backed truce as President… Read More.
BP has said it will sell a stake in its Russian venture despite threats made by its billionaire partners to… Read More.
Portugal has passed a fourth review of its ongoing spending cuts and economic reforms. According to the country’s Finance Minister… Read More.
Finance ministers and central bank governors of the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations are due to hold a conference… Read More.
Former Olympic gold medal gymnast Shawn Johnson has announced her retirement after failing to recover from a knee injury in… Read More.
Belgian midfielder Eden Hazard is set to join Chelsea after agreeing terms with the Premier League club and passing a… Read More.
Potential investors, including Internet giant Google, are to decide before the end of year whether they will proceed with a… Read More.
Facebook is reportedly planning to soon allow children younger than 13 years old to access the social networking site under… Read More.
A 16th-century painting of Jesus Christ carrying the cross, which was recently returned to the heirs of a Jewish-Italian businessman,… Read More.