What Happened on 24 May 2012
Russia tested a new long-range missile on Wednesday in a bid to prove its ability to penetrate missile defence… Read More.
A Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA find Osama Bin Laden has been jailed for 33 years. Shakil Afridi has… Read More.
Egyptians headed to the polls for a second day in the country’s historic presidential elections. The elections are the first… Read More.
Goldman Sachs plans to channel investments worth $40 billion over the next decade into renewable energy projects. According to Goldman… Read More.
Facebook and its founder Mark Zuckerberg along with the banks behind its flotation are being sued by irate shareholders. A… Read More.
EU leaders want Greece to remain in the eurozone but to "respect its commitments", according to European Council President… Read More.
Reebok India has lodged a police complaint against former managing director Subhinder Singh Prem and ex-chief operating officer Vishnu… Read More.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has dropped Qatar’s Doha and Azerbaijan’s Baku as candidates for the 2020 Games. … Read More.
Chipmaker Intersil is set to reduce its workforce by 11 percent in a bid to cut costs. The company expects… Read More.
Hewlett-Packard, the world's largest maker of personal computers, is to cut 27,000 jobs by the end of next year. The… Read More.
Media mogul Oprah Winfrey is expanding her online empire by teaming up with the Huffington Post for a section dedicated… Read More.