What Happened on 29 March 2013

Nelson Mandela admitted to hospital for lung infection

Former South African president Nelson Mandela has been admitted to hospital for the recurrence of a lung infection. The 94-year-old… Read More.

University of Damascus hit by mortars

The University of Damascus was hit by mortar fire on Thursday, killing 15 students.… Read More.

Cyprus capital controls expected to last a month

Restrictions on cash withdrawals, transfers and the movement of money in and out of Cyprus are set to remain in… Read More.

Oscar Pistorius wins right to travel after bail challenge

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, charged with murdering his girlfriend, will be allowed to travel after challenging his bail terms.… Read More.

Blackberry hits 1 million Z10 sales

Mobile phone maker Blackberry revealed on Thursday it has sold one million of its new Z10 smartphones. In better than… Read More.

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt to return to prison

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt said on Thursday he is to return to prison for his conviction over the 1993 Mumbai… Read More.