What Happened on 18 December 2012
Egypt's new public prosecutor stepped down from his post on Monday following protests over his appointment. Talaat Ibrahim was appointed… Read More.
The biggest cyclone to hit Fiji in 20 years battered the Pacific island nation on Monday with winds hitting speeds… Read More.
Banco Santander is to absorb two Spanish banks, Banesto and Banif, which will result in the closing down of 700… Read More.
Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy has ended the year as the world number one after rising to the top of the… Read More.
Internet streaming TV service Hulu is set to generate $695 million in revenue in 2012 and end the year with… Read More.
The first film in the Hobbit franchise has set a new record for December, making $84.8 million in its opening… Read More.