What Happened on 06 October 2012

Verdict due in Pope's butler trial

The trial of Pope Benedict's former butler on charges of stealing confidential papers resumed on Saturday at a Vatican court… Read More.

Obama hails jobs report in effort to boost campaign

U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday hailed a drop in the unemployment rate to the lowest level since he took… Read More.

France, Italy seek single EU bank regulator

France and Italy led an effort by five eurozone member states in urging the European Union to set up a… Read More.

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar mulls over retirement

Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has acknowledged for the first time that he is considering retirement. The 39-year-old batsman, who… Read More.

Facebook's head of communications to step down

Joe Lockhart, Facebook head of global communications and a former press secretary for President Bill Clinton, is leaving the social… Read More.

Adele's Bond theme tops iTunes chart

Skyfall, the new Bond theme sung by British songstress Adele, has topped the iTunes chart after being released online in… Read More.