What Happened on 25 July 2012

Ghana's President John Atta Mills dies

Ghana's President John Atta Mills has died in hospital in the capital Accra. A statement from his office said the… Read More.

Bulgaria bus bomber 'part of group'

The suicide bomber who killed six people in Bulgaria last week was part of a group of conspirators, according to… Read More.

Syria's Aleppo city bombed by fighter planes

Fighter jets bombed parts of Syria's second city Aleppo on Tuesday. The attack appeared to be in retaliation to an… Read More.

UPS cuts profit outlook for 2012

The world's biggest parcel delivery service, UPS, has cut its profit outlook for 2012 due to worsening global economic conditions.… Read More.

GM to make $833 million R&D investment in Canada

General Motors has announced it is investing $833.62 million in research and development in Canada by the end of 2016.… Read More.

Nigeria accuses fuel traders of $2.4 billion fraud

Nigeria’s presidential committee has alleged that fuel traders fraudulently collected nearly $2.4 billion last year in subsidy payments for fuel… Read More.

Britain's Heather Watson handed late place in Olympics tennis tournament

Great Britain's Heather Watson has been handed a place in the women's singles in the Olympic tennis tournament. Alona Bondarenko… Read More.

Premier League issues social media guidance for players

The Premier League has drawn up guidelines for players on how to use social networking sites such as Facebook and… Read More.

Israel's Bezeq launches free public WiFi for customers

Bezeq Israel Telecom has launched the country’s first free public WiFi service as it seeks to hold on to its… Read More.

Apple's reports lower-than-expected increase in Q3 profits

Apple made a net profit of $8.8 billion in the three months ending June, up 21 percent from a year… Read More.

Oprah Winfrey criticized for 'ignorant' India special

Oprah Winfrey has been slated after the broadcast of a two-part television special about her trip to India in January.… Read More.

Life term handed to Jennifer Hudson family's killer

A man who killed the mother, brother and nephew of singer and actress Jennifer Hudson has been sentenced to life… Read More.