What Happened on 09 March 2013

Thousands attend Hugo Chavez funeral in Venezuela

Dozens of global leaders attended the state funeral of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Friday. Thousands gathered outside the military… Read More.

Bin Laden aide Sulaiman Abu Ghaith pleads not guilty

The man believed to be a spokesman for Osama Bin Laden pleaded not guilty in a New York court on… Read More.

Venezuela to maintain oil industry framework

Venezuela will continue to maintain its oil industry tax and legal framework under the leadership of acting President Nicolas Maduro,… Read More.

Pistorius to fight strict bail conditions

Lawyers acting for Oscar Pistorius, the South African athlete accused of shooting dead his girlfriend, want his bail conditions relaxed… Read More.

SimCity video game sales suspended on Amazon

Ongoing technical problems with the latest version of SimCity forced Amazon to stop selling the game for a short period… Read More.

George Lucas hints at Star Wars cast reunion

Star Wars creator George Lucas revealed on Friday that Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill may reprise their roles… Read More.