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What Happened on 06 March 2013

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez dies aged 58

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez has died at the age of 58. Chavez had been seriously ill with cancer since June… Read More.

Former president Mohamed Nasheed arrested in Maldives

Police in the Maldives capital, Male, arrested former president, Mohamed Nasheed, on Tuesday for abuse of office. Nasheed was apprehended… Read More.

Delhi rape victim to be honored with U.S. bravery award

The U.S. State Department is to award one of its 2013 International Women of Courage Awards to the 23-year-old student… Read More.

Carlos Slim tops Forbes rich list for fourth consecutive year

Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim remains first in the Forbes magazine's list of the world's richest billionaires for a fourth consecutive… Read More.

China keeps growth target at 7.5 percent

China has kept its economic growth target for the year at 7.5 percent. While the growth rate remains unchanged, the… Read More.

Cadbury created fake factory to avoid India taxes

Cadbury, now part of Mondelez International, created a fake factory in India to avoid around $46 million in taxes, according… Read More.

UN cancels Gaza marathon over Hamas ban on women

The United Nations agency behind the Gaza marathon has canceled the race due to the territory's governing Islamist Hamas movement… Read More.

Dane striker Bendtner fined $146,000 for drink driving

Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner was fined $146,000 and had his driving licence suspended for three years after admitting to drink… Read More.

Twitter to shutdown TweetDeck apps

Twitter announced on Tuesday it is discontinuing TweetDeck AIR, TweetDeck for Android and TweetDeck for iPhone, as well as ending… Read More.

Dishonored wins Best Game BAFTA at 2013 video game awards

Dishonored was named Best Game at the 2013 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) video games awards on… Read More.

Whitney Houston FBI files released

The FBI has released files from 1988 to 1999 highlighting three investigations it conducted on behalf of singer Whitney Houston.… Read More.

Justin Bieber apologizes for London gig delay

Pop star Justin Bieber has apologized to his fans for a late start at his sold out concert at London's… Read More.