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What Happened on 16 February 2013

Second day of protests hit Bahrain

A second day of protests has taken place in the Gulf kingdom of Bahrain after two people were killed on… Read More.

Australia senator Nick Xenophon detained in Malaysia

An Australian senator on a fact-finding mission to Malaysia has been refused entry because authorities view him as a "security… Read More.

Britain considers giving RBS shares to public

The British government is considering giving away its stake in state-controlled Royal Bank of Scotland by 2015, according to newspaper… Read More.

Federer supports squash for 2020 Games inclusion

Tennis ace Roger Federer has urged Olympic officials to include squash in the program for the 2020 Games. Speaking in… Read More.

Facebook targeted by 'sophisticated' hackers

Facebook revealed on Friday it was the target of a "sophisticated attack" by hackers last month, adding that no user… Read More.

Reality show with Pistorius' girlfriend to air

A reality television show featuring the girlfriend of Olympian and Paralympian Oscar Pistorius will still be broadcast as scheduled, despite… Read More.