What Happened on 17 July 2012
North Korean military head Ri Yong-ho has been removed from all official posts, according to state media. Along with being… Read More.
Egypt's public prosecutor has ordered that former President Hosni Mubarak be sent back to prison, citing an improvement in his… Read More.
A U.S. navy ship has fired on a boat off the coast of the United Arab Emirates. The USNS Rappahannock… Read More.
A former Barclays executive has said he was instructed by his then boss, Bob Diamond, to cut the bank's Libor… Read More.
A report commissioned by the G20 group of the world's biggest economies has warned oil prices could be exposed to… Read More.
Citigroup has reported a 12 percent drop in net income to $2.9 billion for the second quarter of 2012. The… Read More.
An Italian sports doctor accused of doping with cyclist Lance Armstrong has dismissed the charges as "false and ridiculous". Earlier… Read More.
India is set to resume bilateral cricketing ties with Pakistan after a gap of several years. India’s cricket board says… Read More.
Skype has confirmed a bug in its software has led to copies of messages being sent to unintended recipients. The… Read More.
Comcast Corp, the parent company of NBC, has bought out Microsoft Corp's 50 percent stake in MSNBC.com giving it full… Read More.
Actress Uma Thurman has given birth to her third child, a girl, in a statement released by the actress' manager.… Read More.