What Happened on 12 February 2015
Six Taiwanese prison inmates who had taken two guards hostage have killed themselves following a stand-off that lasted 14 hours,… Read More.
Ukraine’s president Petro Poroshenko and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin met for several hours in Belarus as the summit to… Read More.
At least three workers have been killed and ten injured in a blast on an offshore rig run by Brazilian… Read More.
Francesco Schettino, the Costa Concordia cruise ship captain, has been sentenced to a 16-year-term for manslaughter, by an Italian court.… Read More.
Tesla has posted a fourth-quarterl loss of $108 million compared to $16 million loss in the same period in 2014.… Read More.
There has been no breakthrough in talks aimed at reaching an agreement over the Greek debt crisis, though both sides… Read More.
Paul Lambert has been sacked from his position as manager of Aston Villa after an extended bad run. On Tuesday,… Read More.
Golfing legend Tiger Woods has announced an indefinite break from the sport, saying his current game was “unacceptable for tournament… Read More.
A rocket that will put the DSCOVR or Deep Space Climate Observatory in orbit has been launched from Florida. Read More.
Samsung’s smart TVs continue to be in the news, after viewers complained that they add adverts to films and TV… Read More.