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What Happened on 14 February 2013

Pope Benedict holds final public Mass

Pope Benedict XVI celebrated his final scheduled public Mass, two days after he announced his resignation. The 85-year-old pontiff anointed… Read More.

EU urges DNA tests of processed beef as horsemeat scandal widens

The European Union has urged its members to carry out random tests following a widening scandal over horsemeat sold as… Read More.

National Bank of Greece to slash 15 percent of workforce

Greece's biggest lender National Bank of Greece (NBG) announced on Wednesday it would cut up to 2,000 jobs, equal to… Read More.

Andy Hunt to step down as British Olympic Association chief

Andy Hunt will step down as British Olympic Association (BOA) chief executive at the end of February, six months after… Read More.

Global cellphone sales drop in 2012, suggests study

Global sales of cellphones dropped in 2012 compared with the previous year, according to a study carried out by research… Read More.

Lady Gaga postpones U.S. concerts due to joint injury

Lady Gaga has postponed the U.S. and Canadian leg of her world tour after sustaining an injury that has left… Read More.