What Happened on 02 April 2015

California governor implements water restrictions for very first time

California’s governor Jerry Brown has ordered the first ever water restrictions in the most populous US state.… Read More.

Nigeria's Muhammadu Buhari pledges to defeat Boko Haram insurgency

Nigeria’s president-elect Muhammadu Buhari has promised to crush the Boko Haram insurgency. The 72-year-old former military dictator, who defeated… Read More.

Gulf of Mexico: Four workers killed in oil rig explosion

Four workers have been killed and at least 16 injured in an explosion on an oil rig in the Gulf… Read More.

Yemen: Fierce clashes reported as rebels advance into Aden

Heavy clashes have been reported in Aden between local fighters and Shia rebel forces trying to seize… Read More.

Terrorist Attack in Kenya School 2 April 2015

April 3, 2015 - At least 147 people were killed when gunmen stormed a… Read More.

Russian trawler sinks off the Kamchatka Peninsula, 54 dead

At least 54 people were killed when a Russian trawler sank off the Kamchatka Peninsula. According… Read More.

UK productivity registers weakest growth since World War II

The productivity of the UK economy in recent years has been the weakest since World War II,… Read More.

Viability of EU and euro at stake: Greek government

Greek has warned that the viability of both the EU and the euro are at stake as the country continues… Read More.

UK retailer Marks & Spencer posts 1.9% hike in clothing sales

UK retailer Marks & Spencer has posted a 1.9% increase in clothing sales for the three months ending March 28.… Read More.

US: McDonald's to raise pay for 90,000 employees

McDonald’s is raising the wages of over 90,000 of its American employees to at least a dollar more than the… Read More.

Miami Open: Serena Williams beats Lisicki to bag 700th career win

World number one Serena Williams struggled against Sabine Lisicki before prevailing 7-6 (7-4), 1-6, 6-3 over the German to win… Read More.

China pulls up firms for 'violent and vulgar' online cartoon clips

Major video-streaming websites in China face punishment for their failure to remove explicit and violent Japanese cartoon… Read More.

Google announces new range of budget-priced computers

Technology giant Google has announced a new range of computers powered by Chrome for school students and budget buyers. They… Read More.