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What happend on September 13th 2008

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Zuma's triumph

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 0:59
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Dramatic moments in South Africa courtroom
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Blogger silenced

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 1:54
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Malaysian detention raises fears for dissenters
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Tehran - A tale of two cities?

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 8:34
related countries: Iran Iran

In this audio slideshow Hugh Sykes experiences the culture and political mood in the streets of the Iranian capital.
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Pakistan invite Windies for Tests

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 8:41
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan's Cricket Board invites West Indies to play a two-Test series in Pakistan in November.
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'One million homeless' in Haiti

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 8:56
related countries: Haiti Haiti

As many as one million people may be homeless in hurricane-battered Haiti, the country's prime minister says.
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Afghan provincial governor killed

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 10:11
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

The governor of the Afghan province of Logar is killed in a roadside bomb attack near Kabul, officials say.
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Nepal to tackle illegal Tibetans

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 10:17
related countries: Nepal Nepal

Nepal is to start pressing Tibetan exiles living illegally in the country to go to India, an official says.
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Stranded UK tourists await help

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 10:38
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Air regulators arrange for planes to help holiday-makers stranded overseas following the collapse of UK tour operator XL.
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Chinese baby milk scare 'severe'

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 11:36
related countries: China China

More than 430 Chinese babies are ill with kidney stones as a result of contaminated milk powder, officials say.
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Superb All Blacks win Tri-Nations

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 11:48
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand, Australia Australia
related places: Brisbane

New Zealand claim their sixth Tri-Nations title in seven years with a thrilling 28-24 victory over Australia in the deciding match in Brisbane.
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Braving Afghanistan's dangerous roads

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 11:53
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Kate Clark explains the dangers of travelling on some of Afghanistan's most insecure roads.
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Iraq bombs target security forces

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 12:57
related countries: Iraq Iraq

At least 10 people are killed in two bomb attacks targeting security forces in Iraq, officials say.
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Vettel on pole at rain-hit Monza

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 13:10
related countries: Italy Italy, Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Monza

Sebastian Vettel is on pole for the Italian GP, with Lewis Hamilton a lowly 15th on a grid mixed up by heavy rain during qualifying.
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Mbeki faces pressure to resign

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 13:23
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South Africa's President Thabo Mbeki comes under renewed pressure to resign after judge clears his rival Jacob Zuma.
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'Catastrophic' storm hits Texas

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 13:42
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas

Hurricane Ike makes landfall in Texas, causing flooding, damaging buildings and cutting power to millions of people.
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Alitalia 'running out of fuel'

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 15:42
related countries: Italy Italy

Italy's Alitalia airline may have to cancel some flights because of a lack of funds to buy fuel, an official says.
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Russians pull out of Georgia port

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 16:15
related countries: Georgia Georgia, Russia Russia

Russian troops are seen leaving the Georgian port of Poti, days after striking a deal with the EU to pull out of the country.
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Sudanese army 'bombing N Darfur'

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 16:35
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Darfur rebels claim government forces have launched more ground and air attacks on villages in North Darfur.
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Los Angeles train crash kills 18

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 17:40
related countries: United States United States
related places: Los Angeles

At least 18 people die and many are hurt as a passenger train and freight train collide in Los Angeles, officials say.
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Malaysian arrests draw protests

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 20:50
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

A protest vigil is held in the Malaysian capital after the arrest of an opposition woman MP and a leading blogger.
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Delhi shopping areas hit by bombs

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 21:08
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Five bombs rip through shopping districts in India's capital, Delhi, killing at least 20 people and wounding 90, police say.
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In pictures

Saturday 13th of September 2008, 22:29
related countries: France France
related places: Lourdes

Pope Benedict goes to the French shrine of Lourdes
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