What Happened on 01 March 2015

Paris jewelry heists: Eight men sentenced to prison

Eight men have been sentenced to prison for one of the most talked-about heists in ParisRead More.

Italy: Anti-immigration rally attracts thousands in Rome

An anti-immigration rally in Rome led by the Northern League’s Matteo Salvini has drawn thousands of people. The right-wing Salvini,… Read More.

Indian budget: No major reforms, but boost to investment, growth

India’s finance minister Arun Jaitley unveiled a budget which aims to boost investment and growth, but did… Read More.

Cricket World Cup: India thrash UAE by 9 wickets

Building on their great start to the World Cup, India crushed UAE by nine wickets in a Pool B match… Read More.

Six Nations rugby: Wales beat France 20-13

Wales defeated France 20-13 in a hard-fought Six Nations rugby game in Paris on Saturday. Wales were ahead 6-3 at… Read More.

Renowned Turkish writer Yasar Kemal dies

Renowned Turkish writer Yasar Kemal has died, aged 92. Ethnically a Kurd, his work was published in several languages and… Read More.