What Happened on 12 November 2012

Syria cleric Moaz al-Khatib to head opposition

A prominent Damascus cleric who fled Syria has been nominated at a meeting in Qatar to lead a new opposition… Read More.

Myanmar rocked by 6.8 magnitude earthquake

A strong earthquake rocked central Myanmar on Sunday, with at least 12 people reportedly dead and dozens more injured. The… Read More.

Greek MPs approve new austerity budget

Greek lawmakers have approved a 2013 budget giving way to fresh spending cuts. The budget was backed by 167 votes… Read More.

Djokovic defeats del Potro in World Tour Final semi

Novak Djokovic clawed his way back from a set and a break down to beat Juan Martin del Potro in… Read More.

Apple and HTC settle patent disputes

Apple and Taiwanese phone manufacturer HTC have settled all outstanding disputes over patents bringing an end to feud that began… Read More.

Toy Story 3 writer to pen Star Wars script

Hollywood scriptwriter Michael Arndt is to pen the next instalment in the Star Wars series, Lucasfilm confirmed on Sunday. Arndt… Read More.