What Happened on 12 July 2013

George Zimmerman murder trial comes to a close

A US judge ruled on Thursday that unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin had died “through no fault of his own”… Read More.

South Africa's Julius Malema launches new political group

The former leader of South Africa's African National Congress (ANC) Youth League, Julius Malema, launched a new political group called… Read More.

China and Nigeria ink $1.1 billion deal

China has signed a $1.1 billion low-interest loan deal with Nigeria. The deal was agreed upon during Nigerian President Goodluck… Read More.

Derek Jeter returns to New York Yankees' lineup

Derek Jeter returned to the New York Yankees after being taken off the 60-day disabled list on Thursday. The 13-time… Read More.

Nokia unveils 41-megapixel camera phone

Nokia unveiled a new phone featuring a 41-megapixel camera at a press conference in New York on Thursday The firm… Read More.

Director Sam Mendes back for next James Bond film

Sam Mendes is set to direct the 24th installment of the James Bond film franchise about the fictional British spy,… Read More.