What Happened on 16 April 2013
At least three people were killed and around… Read More.
Venezuela's election authority officially declared socialist Nicolas Maduro as the winner of Sunday's presidential election. The announcement was made on… Read More.
An Egyptian court ordered the release of ex-President Hosni Mubarak over the killings of protesters on Monday. However, the 84-year-old… Read More.
Gold prices fell to their lowest level in two years on Monday on the back of weak economic data out… Read More.
Citigroup reported a 31 percent rise in first quarter profits to $3.8 billion on Monday, beating analysts' forecasts. The bank’s… Read More.
Economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa is expected to surpass the global average over the next three years, according to the… Read More.
Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa secured the men’s title in the 117th edition of the Boston Marathon on Monday after finishing in… Read More.
The Edmonton Oilers fired general manager Steve Tambellini on Monday. Former player and coach Craig MacTavish has been newly appointed… Read More.
Dish Network has offered to pay $25.5 billion to buy mobile phone company Sprint Nextel. Sprint has already received a… Read More.
Ebook seller Kobo unveiled what it describes as a "high definition" e-ink based device on Monday. The Aura HD, with… Read More.
The next James Bond novel is to be called Solo, author William Boyd announced on Monday. Details of the story… Read More.