What Happened on 01 April 2013

Floods leave 11 dead in Mauritius capital Port Louis

At least 11 people have died after sudden rains resulted in flooding in the Mauritian capital… Read More.

Pope Francis uses Easter blessing to call for peace

Pope Francis used his first Easter Sunday message to call for peace in Africa, Asia and… Read More.

IMF team to arrive in Egypt next week for loan talks

A delegation from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is set to arrive in Egypt on Wednesday to discuss a $4.8… Read More.

Andy Murray beats David Ferrer to capture Miami title

Andy Murray beat David Ferrer 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7-1) in two hours and 45 minutes on Sunday to… Read More.

Apple denied iPad Mini trademark in U.S.

Apple has been denied a trademark for its iPad Mini by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.… Read More.

Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef released on bail

Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef was released on bail on Sunday after being questioned by prosecutors over allegations he insulted Islam… Read More.