What Happened on 30 June 2012

Russia and United States remain split ahead of Syria talks

Areas of "difficulty and difference" remain between Russia and the United States ahead of key talks on the crisis in… Read More.

Egypt's President-elect Mohammed Morsi to be sworn in

Egypt's first freely elected leader, Mohammed Mursi, is due to be sworn in, a week after his victory in a… Read More.

Nestle failing on child labor abuse

The food company Nestle has been accused of failing to carry out checks on child labor and other abuses in… Read More.

South Africa set to name soccer coach

The new coach of South Africa’s soccer team, known as Bafana Bafana, is due to be announced at 1400 GMT.… Read More.

China blocks access to Bloomberg and Businessweek sites

Web users in mainland China have been unable to access Bloomberg's websites, after they were blocked by local authorities.  The… Read More.

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes to divorce

Hollywood stars Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are to divorce after five years of marriage. The couple have a six-year-old… Read More.