What Happened on 05 November 2012

Syrian rebels capture oilfield

Syrian rebels have captured a key oilfield in eastern Deir Ezzor province, according to activists. On Sunday, the Syrian Observatory… Read More.

Obama, Romney remain tied, Reuters/Ipsos poll

The race for the White House continued to remain in essentially a dead heat ahead of Tuesday’s U.S. presidential election,… Read More.

UAE's ADCB, Banco Santander sign MoU

The UAE's Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank and Europe's largest lender by market capitalization, Banco Santander, have signed a Memorandum of… Read More.

Ferrer wins first Masters title in Paris

Spain's David Ferrer won his maiden Masters title after defeating Polish qualifier Jerzy Janowicz in Paris with a 6-4 6-3… Read More.

Apple paid less than 2 percent tax outside U.S.

Apple paid less than 2 percent corporate tax on its overseas profits, according to papers filed with U.S. regulators. The… Read More.

Dame Maggie Smith taken to hospital due to chest pains

Dame Maggie Smith was admitted into hospital last week after suffering from chest pains, according to a report in the… Read More.