What Happened on 23 June 2012

Pakistan lawmakers elect former minister Ashraf as PM

Pakistan's parliament has elected former water and power minister Raja Pervez Ashraf as the new prime minister, three days after… Read More.

Breivik trial ends with walkout by victims' families

The trial of self-confessed mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has ended in Oslo with a walkout by families of victims… Read More.

Chile's Lan and Brazil's Tam merge to create world's second biggest airline

Chile's Lan airline has completed a takeover of Brazil's Tam, creating the world's second biggest airline after Air China. The… Read More.

Japan's Kagawa signs deal with Manchester United

Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa has signed a four-year contract with Manchester United after passing a medical and obtaining a work… Read More.

Twitter hit by 'cascading bug', site confirms

Twitter has said a "cascading bug" is to blame for leaving the social networking site inaccessible on Thursday. Users from… Read More.

Dali painting stolen from Manhattan gallery

A painting by Salvador Dali has been stolen from an art gallery in Manhattan by a man who took it… Read More.