What Happened on 25 August 2012

Number of Syrian refugees rises to 200,000

More than 200,000 Syrian refugees have fled to neighboring countries as the conflict continues to escalate, according to the United… Read More.

Norway court declares Anders Behring Breivik sane

Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has been sentenced to 21 years in jail after judges declared him sane. Breivik… Read More.

Vodafone close to signing Middle East roaming deal with Zain

Vodafone is close to signing an agreement with Kuwait-based telecoms operator Zain in a bid to gain access to its… Read More.

Lance Armstrong ends battle against doping charges

Seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong said on Friday he would no longer fight doping charges by the U.S.… Read More.

Apple awarded $1 billion in damages from Samsung

Samsung has been ordered by a U.S. court to pay Apple $1.05bn in damages for infringing intellectual property. The jury… Read More.

Murdoch's Sun newspaper defies royals by printing naked Prince Harry pics

Rupert Murdoch's Sun tabloid became the first British newspaper to print naked pictures of Prince Harry in Las Vegas. Newspapers… Read More.