What Happened on 07 February 2015

Boko Haram targets Niger border town

The Nigerian militant group Boko Haram has launched an attack on a town in Niger, the first such assault… Read More.

TransAsia crash: Plane 'lost engine power' moments after take-off

Taiwanese officials say they are probing why both engines of the TransAsia flight GE235 were off before Wednesday's crash. The… Read More.

Brazil: Leading banker Aldemir Bendine appointed as new Petrobras chief

Prominent banker Aldemir Bendine has been named as the new chief executive of Brazil’s oil giant Petrobras. Bendine is likely… Read More.

US labor market continues good run, adds 257,000 jobs in January

In continuing good news from the world’s largest economy, the US added 257,000 jobs in January, and the job figures… Read More.

Rugby Six Nations: England win against Wales despite poor start

Coming from behind, England registered a memorable victory over Wales in the Six Nations 2015 rugby tournament… Read More.