What Happened on 22 September 2012

Ivory Coast closes Ghana border after attack

Ivory Coast has shut its border with Ghana after several people were killed in an attack along an army checkpoint.… Read More.

Mitt Romney paid 14.1 percent in tax in 2011

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has released his 2011 tax return, which shows he paid a rate of 14.1 percent.… Read More.

Standard Chartered signs $340 million penalty agreement with NY regulator

Standard Chartered Bank signed an agreement with New York's banking regulator on Friday to pay $340 million to settle allegations… Read More.

Rio 2016 committee fires workers for stealing London data

The organizing committee of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games has dismissed 10 employees for downloading data without permission from computers… Read More.

Amazon to release Kindle in Japan next month

Amazon is set to launch the Kindle e-book reader in Japan early October, according to a report in the Nikkei.… Read More.

Helen Mirren to reprise role as the Queen

Oscar-winning actress Helen Mirren is to reprise her role as Queen Elizabeth II in a stage play from the screenplay… Read More.