What Happened on 13 May 2012

Spain marks first anniversary of "Indignants" protests

Tens of thousands of people have protested across Spain to mark the first anniversary of the “Indignants” movement. Plans to… Read More.

Greek president to hold coalition talks with party leaders

Greek President Karolos Papoulias is set to hold talks with leaders of the country’s three main parties in a final… Read More.

JPMorgan faces increasing scrutiny

U.S. politicians have called for tighter financial regulation following JPMorgan Chase’s trading loss of $2 billion on Thursday. The biggest… Read More.

Soccer fans riot in Istanbul

Hundreds of fans from Istanbul soccer club Fenerbahce clashed with Turkish police and occupied the pitch after a title match… Read More.

U.S. Postal Service bans international shipments of laptops and smartphones

The U.S. Postal Service is banning international shipments of electronic products with lithium batteries such as smartphones, laptops and iPads… Read More.

30 Rock series to conclude

Hit U.S. sitcom 30 Rock is to come to an end following a shortened seventh series due to falling ratings.… Read More.