What Happened on 11 October 2012
Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney surpassed U.S. President Barack Obama in the race for the White House for the first… Read More.
Pakistani officials have offered a $105,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the attackers of a teenage rights… Read More.
Turkish fighter jets forced a Syrian passenger plane suspected of carrying weapons to land in Ankara on Wednesday. According to… Read More.
Rio Tinto plans to sell a 100-year-old aluminium plant in southeast France as the global mining group continues its shift… Read More.
Talks over a $45 billion merger of EADS and BAE Systems collapsed on Wednesday after the governments of France, Germany… Read More.
Standard & Poor's has cut Spain's sovereign credit rating by two notches to BBB-minus with a negative outlook on the… Read More.
Former Detroit Lions legend Alex Karras passed away on Wednesday at the age of 77. Karras, who had been suffering… Read More.
A report by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) accusing Lance Armstrong of using and distributing performance-enhancing drugs is a… Read More.
Samsung is set to launch a smaller version of its popular Galaxy S III flagship smartphone in Europe later in… Read More.
Canada has suggested it may exclude Chinese telecom equipment giant Huawei Technologies from helping it build a secure government communications… Read More.
A member of punk band Pussy Riot has been freed on appeal although a Moscow court upheld prison sentences for… Read More.