27 believed dead in Indonesian plane crash

January 28, 2023 By Admin

Saturday, May 7, 2011 Officials say 27 people are dead after a plane crashed into the sea off east Indonesia today. Fifteen bodies have been recovered and it is thought […]

Lobby groups oppose plans for EU copyright extension

January 23, 2023 By Admin

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 The European Commission currently has proposals on the table to extend performers’ copyright terms. Described by Professor Martin Kretschmer as the “Beatles Extension Act”, the proposed […]

NBC employee wins $266M from California lottery

January 20, 2023 By Admin

Thursday, May 6, 2010 An NBC employee won US$266 million from the California Lottery’s Mega Millions drawing. The winner, wishing to remain anonymous, will receive $165 million in total, after […]

Bill passed to raise US debt limit

January 12, 2023 By Admin

Wednesday, August 3, 2011 United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed into law a bill that raised the US debt limit, averting a predicted default on the government’s bills, […]

Sweden’s Crown Princess marries long-time boyfriend

January 12, 2023 By Admin

Monday, June 21, 2010 Sweden’s first royal wedding since 1976 took place Saturday when Crown Princess Victoria, 32, married her long-time boyfriend and former personal trainer, Daniel Westling, 36. The […]