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What Happened on 03 June 2015

Canada Day bomb plot: John Nuttall and Amanda Korody found guilty

A jury in Canada has found John Nuttall and Amanda Korody guilty of a plot to explode… Read More.

Mexico: Another politician shot dead ahead of midterm elections

A congressional candidate in Mexico has been shot dead, the fourth politician to be killed ahead of… Read More.

Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan have left 150,000 dead, says study

Wars in Afghanistan and neighboring Pakistan have left around 150,000 people dead including soldiers… Read More.

Nigeria: Bank executives charged in $40mn 'currency swap' scam

Six executives of the Central Bank in Nigeria face charges in a $40-million scam that involved replacing… Read More.

Australian economy grew 0.9% in first quarter, beat forecasts

The Australian economy grew 0.9% in the first quarter of 2015 from the previous quarter, beating expectations. The mining sector… Read More.

Eurozone inflation rate turns positive after five months

Eurozone’s inflation rate turned positive last month after either falling or stagnating for five months, raising hopes of a recovery… Read More.

FIFA corruption scandal: Sepp Blatter to resign as president

Sepp Blatter has announced his resignation as FIFA president, just days after he was re-elected for a fifth term, amid… Read More.

French Open: Roger Federer loses to Stan Wawrinka in straight sets

Roger Federer’s French Open hopes were dashed after he lost to Stan Wawrinka in straight sets in the quarter-final. The… Read More.

Facebook to open artificial intelligence lab in Paris

Facebook is opening an artificial intelligence lab in Paris, the social networking giant’s first such research lab… Read More.