What Happened on 21 December 2012

UN Security Council backs action in Mali

On Thursday, the United Nations Security Council unanimously approved a resolution to send thousands of troops into Mali… Read More.

NaMo Victory Resounds In India

  Indian politician and leader of the state of Gujarat, Narendra Modi won a resounding victory to be re-elected as… Read More.

'1 Million Documents To Be Published By WikiLeaks' - Julian Assange

Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, said that the site is preparing to publish over a million secret government documents. The… Read More.

ICE To Buy NYSE In $8.2 Billion Deal

Atlanta-based IntercontinentalExchange Inc (ICE) will now buy NYSE Euronext in a $8.2 billion deal - both in cash and stock.… Read More.

Eli Lilly and Co To Pay $29 million Fine

On Thursday, American drug maker Eli Lilly and Co agreed to pay $29 million as a settlement against civil charges… Read More.

Boehner Cancels Tax Vote; GOP Support Missing

House Speaker John A. Boehner failed to garner support from GOP members to let tax rates rise for millionaires and… Read More.

NHL Close To Cancelling Season - Calls Of All Games Through Jan 14

On Thursday NHL reached the brink of canceling the 2012-13 season; NHL announced that over a fortnight of games –… Read More.

Heat Tops Mavericks In A 110-95 Win

Miami Heat registered a 110-95 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. LeBron James scored 24 points in the… Read More.

Instagram Gets New Update

Instagram released an update for its iOS and Android apps. The new version allows users to login through the iOS… Read More.

Facebook Rolls Out new Privacy Settings

Facebook rolled out a new series of privacy changes to give users an easy way to access and control the… Read More.

Tate Stevens Wins X-Factor

On Thursday night, country singer Tate Stevens went on to win this season's X-Factor and the grand prize - a… Read More.

Rebel Wilson To Host MTV Movie Awards

“Pitch Perfect” star, Rebel Wilson, is all set to host the 2013 MTV Movie Awards. MTV's announcement on Thursday promises… Read More.