What Happened on 14 August 2012
A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 7.5 struck off the eastern Russian coast to the north of Japan on… Read More.
A gunman shot dead two people including a police officer on Monday after opening fire from inside a house near… Read More.
Foreign ministers at a meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) have agreed to suspend Syria from the international… Read More.
Pfizer is set to shell out around $250 million to acquire the global rights for the over-the-counter version of British… Read More.
India's wholesale price index slowed again in July, rising 6.87 percent. The figure was lower than expected and compares to… Read More.
Greece's economy is still in a deep recession, according to official figures. The economy contracted by 6.2 percent in the… Read More.
NBC's coverage of London 2012 was the "most-watched television event in US history", the TV network has announced. According to… Read More.
The official flag of the Olympics has arrived in Rio de Janeiro, the host city of the next Games. Rio… Read More.
Mobile phone maker Motorola Mobility is to slash 4,000 staff worldwide in a bid to return to profitability. The job… Read More.
Research In Motion (RIM) is nearly ready to license its new BlackBerry 10 operating system to other manufacturers. The new… Read More.
Ang Lee's Life of Pi has been chosen as the opening night film at next month’s New York Film Festival.… Read More.