What Happened on 14 June 2012

Tanzania arrests man over Nairobi blast

A man suspected of involvement in a blast at a shopping center in the Kenyan capital Nairobi last month has… Read More.

Baghdad bombings claim 84 lives, injure 300

A wave of bombings across Iraq has killed 84 people and injured nearly 300. The attacks mark the deadliest day… Read More.

France calls on UN to enforce Annan peace plan

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius has said he will push the UN Security Council to make mediator Kofi Annan's Syria… Read More.

Shell halts plans for "illegal" sugar cane

A biofuels company set up in Brazil by oil giant Shell has signed an agreement to give up plans to… Read More.

Saab sold to Chinese-Swedish group

Bankrupt carmaker Saab has been sold to a Chinese-Swedish investment group, set to transform the company into a maker of… Read More.

Moody's cuts Spain's credit rating to just above "junk"

Spain's credit rating has been cut by rating agency Moody's to just above "junk" levels. The move comes after a… Read More.

Russia punished for Euro 2012 fans' violent behavior

Russia have been given a suspended six-point deduction by UEFA due to the behavior of their fans during their 4-1… Read More.

Chelsea appoints Robert Di Matteo as permanent manager

Roberto Di Matteo has been appointed as Chelsea's permanent manager on a two-year contract. Di Matteo was made interim coach… Read More.

Nokia in talks to sell Vertu

Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia is in talks with private equity group EQT to sell its luxury handset subsidiary Vertu… Read More.

Harman chief not threatened by Apple

Harman International Industries has insisted it will not be affected by Apple’s plans to offer voice activated real-time traffic updates… Read More.

David Arquette files for divorce from Courteney Cox

Actor David Arquette has filed for divorce from Friends actress Courteney Cox after 13 years of marriage. The couple had… Read More.

Eight-hour Gatsby play opens in London

A full text performance of F Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby has opened in London's West End. Spanning eight hours, Gatz, has… Read More.