What Happened on 13 April 2013

IMF recognizes Somalia government

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recognized the government of Somalia after ceasing relations 22 years ago. The move paves… Read More.

Eleven killed in bomb attacks on mosques in Iraq

At least 11 people were killed and more than 30 wounded in bomb attacks at mosques in Iraq's capital Baghdad… Read More.

Portugal and Ireland to be given more time to repay bailout

Portugal and Ireland have been given an extra seven years to pay back their emergency bailout loans. The European Union… Read More.

Teenager Guan makes Masters cut

China's Tianlang Guan became the youngest player to make cut at a major championship on Friday at Augusta. The 14-year-old… Read More.

Twitter launches music service

Micro-blogging site Twitter has launched a new music service after acquiring the music discovery site We Are Hunted. We Are… Read More.

Zulu to close Cannes film festival

Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker and Pirates of the Caribbean actor Orlando Bloom's thriller Zulu is to close this year's Cannes Festival.… Read More.