What Happened on 24 March 2013

France confirms death of al-Qaeda's Abou Zeid

A senior al-Qaeda militant Abdelhamid Abou Zeid has been killed in fighting in Mali, the French presidency confirmed on Saturday.… Read More.

China's Xi Jinping hails ties with Russia

China’s friendship with Russia guarantees "strategic balance and peace" in the world according to Chinese leader Xi Jinping. Speaking at… Read More.

Nestle recalls Kit Kat Chunky bars after plastic discovery

Nestle is recalling several varieties of its Chunky Kit Kat after seven people discovered pieces of plastic in the chocolate.… Read More.

Houston Texans sign Shane Lechler

The Houston Texans signed a deal with seven-time Pro Bowl punter Shane Lechler on Saturday. The deal with Lechler, a… Read More.

HTC to launch HTC One in three new countries

HTC has announced that its latest smartphone, the HTC One, will be launched in three countries next week. HTC originally… Read More.

My Chemical Romance to split after 12 years

American rock band My Chemical Romance announced on Saturday they are splitting up. The band posted a message on their… Read More.