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September 2012


  • Two nuclear reactors were restarted in Japan. All nuclear reactors were out of operation from past 1 year in Japan. A reactor located at Ohi was started on 1 July, 2012 and another of the same was started on 19 July, 2012.
  • Honkong has completed 15 years of its possession by China this month in July, 2012. China has taken possession of Hongkong on 1 July, 2007.
  • Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsein Loong visited India on 11-12 July, 2012. Before this Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh had visited Singapore in November, 2012. The reasons for the visit were to improve relations of the two countries in economic and commercial perspective.
  • Romania President Traian Basescu was opposed by the public. Against the president the Parliament has passed an impeachment on 6 July, 2012.
  • Mr. Parvez Ashraf was sworned as the Pakistan’s new Prime Minister after the Supreme Court of Pakistan has declared earlier Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani incapable.
  • Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was sentenced to life time imprisonment by the Special Court of his own country. After he was sent to jail his health suffered and he is kept on ventilator in a hospital in Kahira.
  • The founder of wikileaks Julian Assange has violated the terms of bail and taken cover under the Embassy of Equador from June, 2012.
  • The Parliament of Paraguay has passed an impeachment on 22 June 2012 against the President of Paraguay Fernando Aarmindo Lugo Mendez.
  • Myanmar’s leader of opposition Aung San Suu Kyi was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace when she was on her Euopean tour. She received this award in Oslo on 16 June 2012.
  • Muhammad Morsy was elected as the new President of Egypt after Hosni Mubarak who was the President for 30 years was sentenced to lifetime imprisonment.
  • The seventh G-20 Summit was held at Los Kabos in Mexico on 18-19 June, 2012. The G-20 is a group of developed and developing countries.
  • United Nation Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) was held at Rio-De-Janerio, Brazil on 20-22 June, 2012. For the participation on behalf of India, Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh left New Delhi on 16 June, 2012.
  • Next G-20 Summit is proposed to happen at Saint Petersburg, Russia.
  • Kenya’s Home Minister Mr. George Scitoti died in an accident on 10 June 2012 when his helicopter went off control near Nairobi.
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