What Happened on 13 August 2012
Nigerian army troops have killed 20 suspected members of the militant Islamist group Boko Haram in the northeast region of… Read More.
Iran has ramped up relief operations following Saturday's twin quakes around the northeastern city of Tabriz, which killed more than… Read More.
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his running mate, Paul Ryan, have set off on a tour of key… Read More.
Italian cash-strapped budget airline Wind Jet suspended all its flights on Sunday, leaving hundreds of passengers stranded. At Rome's Fiumicino… Read More.
British Airways parent International Airlines Group is mulling over buying a stake in its oneworld alliance partner American Airlines. The… Read More.
Security firm G4S is to donate $3.9 million to British military sports and welfare organizations as a show of gratitude… Read More.
The 2012 Olympic Games ended with the U.S. topping the final medal table with 46 golds, followed by China with… Read More.
The London 2012 Olympics ended on Sunday with a magnificent musical closing ceremony and the official handover to the next… Read More.
Google has altered the way in which it calculates search results in a bid to assure legal download websites appear… Read More.
Barnes & Noble has cut prices on three models of its Nook e-reader and tablet devices. The move comes amid… Read More.
Beyonce performed at the United Nations on Sunday in New York to mark World Humanitarian Day. The pop star sang… Read More.