What Happened on 06 March 2015

Syria: Militant group commander killed in air strike

Abu Homam al-Shami, the chief commander of the al-Nusra Front, has been killed in an air strike, the Syrian militant… Read More.

Send arms to Ukraine, top US lawmakers tell Obama

Senior American lawmakers, both Republicans and Democrats, have urged US president Barack Obama to send lethal defensive arms to the… Read More.

Boko Haram raid: 60 killed in Nigerian village

Gunmen allegedly belonging to the Boko Haram militant group have killed more than 60 people in Nigeria’s Borno state,… Read More.

Brazil's central bank hikes interest rates to 12.75%

The central bank of Brazil has raised interest rates by 0.5 percentage points to 12.75%, a six-year… Read More.

2015: Eurozone growth forecast raised to 1.5%

The European Central Bank (ECB) has raised the eurozone growth forecast for 2015 from 1% to 1.5%. The bank also… Read More.

Cricket World Cup: India defeat West Indies by 4 wickets

Maintaining their unbeaten streak in the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, India defeated West Indies by 4… Read More.

US: Harrison Ford injured after his plane crashes on golf course

Renowned US actor Harrison Ford was injured in a plane crash in Los Angeles. Ford, 72,… Read More.