What Happened on 19 November 2012

Obama praises Myanmar's "remarkable journey"

U.S. President Barack Obama praised Myanmar’s "remarkable journey" of reform as he made the first visit to the South East… Read More.

UN's Ban Ki-moon calls for Gaza ceasefire

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon has called for an immediate ceasefire as Israel's offensive on Gaza enters its sixth… Read More.

China approves Jaguar Land Rover joint venture

Jaguar Land Rover is set to manufacture vehicles in China for the first time following Beijing’s approval of a $1.6… Read More.

Czech Republic wins first Davis Cup

The Czech Republic won its first Davis Cup as an independent nation, completing a 3-2 win over defending champion Spain… Read More.

Cisco to buy cloud computing firm Meraki for $1.2 billion

Cisco, the world's biggest maker of networking equipment, is to acquire the cloud computing company Meraki for $1.2 billion. Meraki… Read More.

Charlie Chaplin's bowler hat and cane auctioned for over $60,000

One of Charlie Chaplin's bowler hats and a cane were sold for $62,500 on Sunday at an auction organized by… Read More.