What Happened on 04 June 2015

Ukraine: Fierce fighting reported near rebel-held Donetsk

Intense fighting involving tanks and heavy weapons has been reported between Ukrainian government forces and separatists in eastern Ukraine. The… Read More.

Argentina: Thousands march to protest violence against women

Thousands of protesters have marched in Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires to condemn violence against women.… Read More.

US: Live Anthrax samples 'accidentally' sent to 51 labs; investigation continues

Anthrax samples have been mailed to over 50 labs in the US and three other countries, according to Pentagon officials.… Read More.

Dutch politician Geert Wilders to show Prophet Muhammad cartoons on TV

Geert Wilders, the controversial anti-Islam Dutch politician, has announced that he will show Prophet Muhammad cartoons on television. A venue… Read More.

Brazil: Six injured in clashes after police try to evict residents

At least six people were injured as residents clashed with police trying to evict them from their homes close to… Read More.

Hundreds of schools shut as Mers spreads panic in South Korea

Hundreds of schools in South Korea have been shut amid growing fears over the Middle East… Read More.

Thailand: Suspected insurgents kill four soldiers in gun, bomb attacks

Suspected insurgents in Thailand have killed four soldiers in two attacks in the country’s south, the police… Read More.

Greece Debt crisis: Deal in sight, says Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has said that talks in Brussels on his country’s debt crisis had been “constructive” and… Read More.

South Korean economy grows 2.5% in first quarter, beats estimates

South Korea’s economy grew 2.5% in the first quarter of 2015 from a year earlier, slightly… Read More.

French Open: Djokovic beats Nadal 7-5 6-3 6-1 to reach semi-final

Novak Djokovic overcame nine-time champion Rafael Nadal in straight sets to reach the semi-final of the French Open in what… Read More.