What Happened on 16 March 2013

Zimbabweans vote in key referendum

Zimbabweans are heading to the polls to vote in a key referendum on a new constitution as political tensions escalate.… Read More.

France's Francois Hollande backs Syria weapons plan

French President Francois Hollande said on Friday he backed plans to supply arms to Syria's rebels, as activists mark two… Read More.

Haruhiko Kuroda named as BOJ governor

Japan's parliament approved Haruhiko Kuroda to take over as governor of the Bank of Japan on Friday. Kuroda, who is… Read More.

Djokovic and del Potro into Indian Wells semis

World no. 1 superstar Novak Djokovic eased through the quarterfinals at the $4.33 million BNP Paribas Open on Friday beating… Read More.

Samsung launches Galaxy S4 eye-tracking smartphone

Samsung have launched a smartphone that enables users to control its 5-inch screen using just their eyes. The Galaxy S4… Read More.

Ang Lee to direct TV pilot Tyrant

Oscar-winning film director Ang Lee is set to make his first venture into television after it was announced on Friday… Read More.