What Happened on 27 November 2012

Yasser Arafat's remains exhumed

The remains of Yasser Arafat have been exhumed as part of an investigation to determine how the Palestinian leader died.… Read More.

Police and protesters clash in Cairo

Police and protesters continued to clash in Cairo on Monday despite the government's efforts to qualm tension raised by a… Read More.

Mark Carney named new Bank of England governor

UK Chancellor George Osborne named Mark Carney as the new governor of the Bank of England on Monday. Carney, the… Read More.

Olympic opening ceremony wins theater award

Oscar-winning film director Danny Boyle won the Evening Standard Theater Award late on Sunday for the opening ceremony of the… Read More.

Nokia launches two $62 cellphone models

Ailing Finnish cellphone maker Nokia launched two new cellphone models on Monday, both priced at around $62, excluding subsidies and… Read More.

Chris Brown deletes Twitter account

Singer Chris Brown has deleted his Twitter account following a heated online exchange with comedian Jenny Johnson on Sunday. Johnson… Read More.