What Happened on 01 January 2017

Worldwide celebrations begin to usher in 2017

Curtains came down on an eventful 2016 with dazzling fireworks and night long parties across world capitals. Being one of… Read More.

Blast in Istanbul nightclub kills 39

In yet another brutal terror attack in Turkey, at around 0115 hours local time, a lone gunman dressed as ‘Santa… Read More.

President Kabila of DR Congo agrees to step down

The negotiations between opposition groups and officials representing President Kabila seemed to bear fruit when it was announced that all… Read More.

Un Security Council votes to endorse truce brokered by Russia and Turkey

The 15-member Security Council at the UN voted unanimously in favour of the resolution sponsored by Russia and Turkey calling… Read More.

President-elect throws a New Year party at Mar-a-Lago Club

President-elect Donald Trump celebrated his New Year with a lavish party thrown at Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida. Not… Read More.

3 blasts leave 29 dead in Baghdad

Three separate blasts on 31st Dec left 29 dead and scores injured in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. In New… Read More.