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What Happened on 04 March 2015

Islamist militants seize two oil fields in Libya

Two central Libyan oil fields have been seized by Islamist militants amid continuing unrest in the country, media reports said.… Read More.

China's defense budget likely to increase by 10% in 2015

The Chinese military budget is expected to increase by around 10% this year. This “rough” figure was given by a… Read More.

Chinese ship 'illegally carrying arms' detained in Colombia

Authorities in Colombia have detained the captain of a Chinese ship heading for Cuba as it was… Read More.

33 dead in gas blast at coal mine in Ukraine

 At least 33 people were killed in an explosion at a coal mine in a rebel-held… Read More.

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17: Families of victims view plane wreckage for first time

Family members of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over eastern Ukraine have seen the… Read More.

Israeli PM warns US against inking nuclear deal with Iran

Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that the nuclear deal being negotiated with Iran could “pave… Read More.

Over 3000 people evacuated as Villarrica volcano erupts in southern Chile

Over 3,000 people had to be evacuated after Chile’s Villarrica volcano erupted on… Read More.

India's central bank cuts interest rates for second time in 2015

In a surprise step, India’s central bank cut its key interest rate for the second time in… Read More.

UK government sells 40% stake in Eurostar for £757.1m

The British government announced its decision to sell its 40% stake in Eurostar to Patina Rail LLP for £757.1 million.… Read More.

Australia: Economy grows 2.5%, meets analysts' expectations

The Australian economy registered an annualized growth of 2.5% in the October to December quarter compared to the previous year.… Read More.

Premier League: Aston Villa beat West Brom 2-1

Aston Villa defeated West Brom 2-1 to raise themselves out of the regulation zone of the Premier League. Gabriel Agbonlahor… Read More.

'FREAK attack': Apple, Google users face hacking risk

A vulnerability called the “FREAK attack” may have left millions of people susceptible to hacking attacks while surfing the internet… Read More.

Sony's upgraded virtual reality helmet set for 2016 release

Technology and entertainment giant Sony has made public an upgraded version of a virtual reality helmet that goes on sale… Read More.