What Happened on 22 August 2012
Russia has warned the West against unilateral action on Syria, a day after U.S. President Barack Obama threatened "enormous consequences"… Read More.
Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa has said the UK would be committing diplomatic suicide if it tried to enter his country's… Read More.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has died after a long illness at the age of 57. Denounced in his country… Read More.
UBS AG has hired senior investment banker Laurence Grafstein from Rothschild to head its mergers and acquisitions team in the… Read More.
India's parliament was adjourned on Tuesday after opposition MPs called on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to step down following a… Read More.
Greece must boost its savings by nearly $2.5 billion over the next two years in order to meet targets under… Read More.
Tottenham Hotspur have completed the transfer of striker Emmanuel Adebayor from Premier League soccer club Manchester City. The Togo international… Read More.
Billionaire investor George Soros has bought a stake in Manchester United soccer club, according to a U.S. regulatory filing. Soros'… Read More.
Struggling U.S. electronics chain Best Buy has reported a drastic fall in profits. Net profits plummeted to $12 million on… Read More.
Personal computer maker Dell expects third-quarter revenue to drop to 2 percent compared to 5 percent in the second quarter… Read More.
Veteran entertainer Dick Van Dyke is to receive a life achievement award at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards next… Read More.