What Happened on 26 August 2012
85,000 people have been left homeless following heavy flooding in Myanmar. The Irrawaddy Delta, where 130,000 people lost their lives… Read More.
U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong has passed away at the age of 82. Earlier this month, the first man to set… Read More.
A blast at Venezuela's biggest oil refinery has left 26 people and halted production for two days. Most of those… Read More.
The goalkeeper of Brazil’s 1970 World Cup winning team in Mexico, Felix, has died at the age of 74. A… Read More.
Samsung is to appeal against a U.S. court ruling that it infringed Apple’s software and design patents. A jury in… Read More.
Tim Burton's Frankenweenie, a black-and-white animation telling the story of a boy and his dog, is to open this year’s… Read More.