What Happened on 10 October 2012
The makers of Sesame Street have asked U.S. President Barack Obama’s campaign to stop using images of Big Bird in… Read More.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called for an early general election. On Tuesday, Netanyahu said the new elections for… Read More.
North Korea has said its missiles can hit the U.S. mainland, in a statement two days after South Korea unveiled… Read More.
Botswana's economy grew by 1.2 percent quarter-on-quarter in the second quarter of this year after rising by a similar percentage… Read More.
Chevron has lost a U.S. Supreme Court bid to block a $19 billion judgment by an Ecuadorian court over pollution… Read More.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke are currently in India to increase economic ties between… Read More.
An Austrian extreme skydiver was forced to call off his death-defying jump from a balloon 23 miles above the New… Read More.
Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison on charges… Read More.
Verizon Wireless has said it is two months ahead of schedule in its network upgrade. The firm said it would… Read More.
Skype, the Internet message, phone and video chat service, is being used by hackers to spread a "worm" that infects… Read More.
A new film based on Sir Salman Rushdie's novel Midnight's Children is to be screened in India, a month after… Read More.