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What happend on November 13th 2011

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Osborne: Referendum causing harm

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 0:09
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Chancellor George Osborne claims that the prospect of an independence referendum is damaging the Scottish economy.
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Nicaragua navy kills 'drug gang'

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 0:26
related countries: Nicaragua Nicaragua

Four men suspected of smuggling drugs are killed off the east coast of Nicaragua after a high-speed chase through Caribbean waters.
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Candlelit vigil for SA shot bride

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 1:08
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Candlelit vigils are to be held a year on from the shooting of Anni Dewani who was killed on her honeymoon in South Africa.
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VIDEO: Tsunami victim trying to go home

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 1:25
related countries: Japan Japan

Eight months after the earthquake and tsunami that devastated eastern Japan, many people who lost their homes are still living in temporary houses.
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Minister's death was 'accident'

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 2:33
related countries: Mexico Mexico

The helicopter crash which killed Mexican Interior Secretary Francisco Blake Mora was an accident, preliminary investigations show.
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Berlusconi resigns as Italian PM

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 4:09
related countries: Italy Italy

Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi resigns, in the midst of an acute debt crisis, making way for a caretaker government.
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Republicans debate foreign policy

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 4:16
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

US Republican presidential hopefuls debate foreign policy, agreeing on blocking Iran's nuclear weapons ambitions, but differing on methods.
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Obama outlines Pacific trade plan

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 5:02
related countries: United States United States

US President Barack Obama announces the broad outlines of a plan to create a trans-Pacific free trade zone at an Apec summit in Hawaii.
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US baseball star talks of kidnap

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 6:17
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela, United States United States

The US Major League baseball player, Wilson Ramos, who was kidnapped in Venezuela, talks about his ordeal and the dramatic rescue.
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VIDEO: Mexico crash 'was accident'

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 7:19
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Mexican officials say initial results from an investigation into the helicopter crash in which the country's interior minister was killed, indicate it was an accident.
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VIDEO: End of road for Cuba's classic cars?

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 9:11
related countries: Cuba Cuba, United States United States

As President Raul Castro agrees to allow people to buy and sell cars in Cuba, there are concerns the move could spell the beginning of the end for many of the island's classic American cars.
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Syria accused over embassy raids

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 9:44
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, Syria Syria
related places: Damascus

Saudi Arabia accuses Syria of failing to stop attacks on its embassy after the Arab League voted to punish Damascus over its crackdown on protests.
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Emirates places $18bn Boeing deal

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 11:05
related countries: United States United States

Emirates Airlines orders 50 Boeing 777 aircraft in an $18bn deal which is said to be the US planemaker's single biggest order.
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Brazilian police seize Rio slum

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 11:16
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Brazilian police say they have taken control of Rio de Janeiro's biggest shantytown in a crackdown on drug gangs ahead of the 2014 World Cup.
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Live - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 11:30
related countries: United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates, Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton wins the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, with Fernando Alonso second and Jenson Button third as world champion Sebastian Vettel suffers a puncture on the first lap.
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Post-Taliban Kabul life 'better'

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 12:30
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

Ten years since the Taliban were driven from Kabul, Nato's ambassador says there have been big improvements in Afghanistan.
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In pictures: Brazil slum seized

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 12:34
related countries: Brazil Brazil, Botswana Botswana

Brazilian police move to seize Rio favela from drugs gangs
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Darth Vader star Jones gets Oscar

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 12:36
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Darth Vader star James Earl Jones is handed an Oscar on the London stage, as he and Oprah Winfrey receive honorary Oscars.
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Libya oil production 'recovering'

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 14:20
related countries: Libya Libya

Libya raises crude oil output to 600,000 barrels a day and expects to reach pre-war levels of 1.6m a day by the end of 2012.
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Queen leads remembrance tributes

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 14:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The Queen leads the Royal Family in laying wreaths at the Cenotaph in London as Remembrance Sunday ceremonies honouring the UK's war dead are held across the country.
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US apology at India leader frisk

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 15:07
related countries: India India, United States United States
related places: New York

The US apologises after India's ex-president APJ Abdul Kalam was frisked at a New York airport, breaching protocol rules.
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VIDEO: Brazil police seize Rio slum

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 15:10
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Brazilian police say they have taken control of Rio de Janeiro's biggest slum, Rocinha, in a crackdown on drug gangs ahead of the 2014 World Cup.
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Blair warns of euro 'catastrophe'

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 15:26
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Former UK prime minister Tony Blair tells the BBC the collapse of the euro would be "catastrophic" and said Europe must get behind it.
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Federer takes maiden Paris title

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 15:59
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Roger Federer wins the Paris Masters for the first time, beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-1 7-6 (7-3) in the final.
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US deficit cut talks 'difficult'

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 16:14
related countries: United States United States

Talks designed to cut the US deficit have reached a "difficult point", but a deal is still possible, say members of a special super-committee.
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Troops 'to remain' in Afghanistan

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 16:19
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Hundreds of British soldiers will stay in Afghanistan after the UK pulls out combat troops, the chief of the defence staff says.
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VIDEO: Pro-Assad demonstrations in Syria

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 17:03
related countries: Syria Syria

Pro-government demonstrations in Syria have brought thousands of people onto the streets to protest against its suspension from the Arab League.
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Superb Hamilton wins in Abu Dhabi

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 17:18
related countries: United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates, Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Abu Dhabi

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton wins the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from Ferrari's Fernando Alonso as Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel retires following a first-lap puncture.
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Hamilton 'massively proud' of win

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 17:28
related countries: United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates, Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton says he is proud of answering doubts about his performances with a strong victory in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
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Italy seeks to build government

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 18:33
related countries: Italy Italy

Italy's president meets party leaders as he tries to find a successor to PM Silvio Berlusconi who resigned in the midst of an acute debt crisis.
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New German neo-Nazi probe arrest

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 19:45
related countries: Germany Germany

Police in Germany make a second arrest after the dramatic discovery of evidence linking a self-styled Nazi group to the murder of nine foreigners.
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Monti to form next Italy cabinet

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 21:28
related countries: Italy Italy

Technocrat Mario Monti is asked to form a new Italian government to tackle an acute debt crisis which prompted the resignation of Silvio Berlusconi.
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Outside pressure builds on Syria

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 21:38
related countries: Syria Syria

Syria's leadership is under mounting pressure from other Arab states and Turkey to end its violent repression of pro-democracy protests.
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VIDEO: Outside pressure builds on Syria

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 22:35
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Syria Syria

Syria's leadership is under mounting pressure from other Arab states and Turkey to end its violent repression of pro-democracy protests.
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VIDEO: Afghanistan life 'better' after Taliban

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 22:36
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Ten years since the Taliban were driven from the Afghan capital, Nato's ambassador to Afghanistan, Simon Gass, says there have been big improvements
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Mexican singer Diego Rivas killed

Sunday 13th of November 2011, 22:45
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: Sinaloa

A Mexican musician who sang songs celebrating the lives of drug barons is shot dead in western Sinaloa state.
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