What Happened on 07 June 2013

Protests continue in Ankara ahead of PM's return

Thousands of protesters gathered in the Turkish capital on Thursday night as demonstrations continued against Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and… Read More.

North Korea proposes talks with South

North Korea on Thursday proposed official talks with South Korea on the jointly-run Kaesong industrial zone that was shut down… Read More.

European Central Bank lowers growth forecast

The European Central Bank (ECB) lowered its eurozone growth forecast on Thursday. The ECB expects growth to contract by 0.6… Read More.

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova advance to French Open finals

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova are set to play each other for the women's title at the French Open after… Read More.

Saudi Arabia blocks Viber messaging service

Saudi Arabia has blocked the messaging application Viber. Speaking to the BBC on Thursday, Talmon Marco, the head of the… Read More.

Amitabh Bachchan to make TV acting debut

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan is set to make his debut acting in a television series. "Never done serials before, so… Read More.