What Happened on 10 June 2013

Narendra Modi to lead Indian opposition

Narendra Modi was chosen on Sunday to lead India’s main opposition Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead of next… Read More.

Flooding continues as Germany and Hungary remain under water

A dyke close to the German village of Rosenburg broke in the early hours… Read More.

China's economic growth expected to weaken

Chinese economic growth is expected to weaken after data released over the weekend showed a drop in trade and domestic… Read More.

Rafael Nadal claims 8th French Open title

Rafael Nadal won his eighth French Open title on Sunday following a straight-set win over fellow Spaniard David Ferrer. Nadal… Read More.

Google nears deal to buy Israeli mapping start-up Waze

Google is close to acquiring Israel mapping start-up Waze for $1.3 billion, according to Israeli media reports on Sunday. The… Read More.

Author Iain Banks loses battle to cancer aged 59

Author Iain Banks has passed away at the age of 59, his family said on Sunday. His death comes two… Read More.