What Happened on 24 June 2012

Turkish warplane may have crossed Syria border

A Turkish fighter jet shot down by Syria's air defence forces on Friday may have violated Syrian airspace, admitted Turkey’s… Read More.

Egypt awaits presidential election results

Egyptians are awaiting the delayed results of the presidential run-off election held last weekend. The results are due in the… Read More.

Toyota to move Yaris North American production to France

Toyota is to transfer its Yaris car production for North America to France from Japan in May next year. It… Read More.

Venue mix up ends Olympic dreams for Ugandan athletes

Ugandan athletes have blamed their failure to qualify for the London Olympics on the poor track they were forced to… Read More.

HP to cut 1,000 German jobs, reports

Hewlett Packard may cut as many as 1,000 jobs in Germany as part of planned pan-European redundancies, WirtschaftsWoche reported. Citing… Read More.

Westlife perform last ever concert in Dublin

Westlife have performed their last ever concert to a crowd of 80,000 in Dublin’s Croke Park. The Irish quartet made… Read More.