What Happened on 09 April 2015

France: Front National's Marine Le Pen slams father over Holocaust remarks

The far-right Front National (FN) party in France is embroiled in a fight to the finish between… Read More.

US: Kerry warns Iran against supporting rebels in Yemen

John Kerry, the US secretary of state, has warned the Iranian government over its alleged support for the Shia Houthi… Read More.

LGBT rights: President Obama calls for an end to 'conversion therapies'

US President Barack Obama has called for an end to therapies that try to change sexual orientations… Read More.

Afghanistan: 5 killed, 25 injured in suspected Taliban attack

At least five people have been killed and 25 injured after gunmen stormed the attorney general’s office in Mazar-e-Sharif city… Read More.

Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev found guilty of all charges

A US jury has found Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the accused in the Boston Marathon bombing, guilty of all… Read More.

Ukraine: Four soldiers 'summarily' killed by rebels, says Amnesty

Rights group Amnesty International says it has evidence that four Ukrainian soldiers in captivity were “summarily” killed by pro-Russia rebels… Read More.

Businesses in UK report slower quarterly growth, says survey

Businesses in UK have reported a slower growth in the first quarter of this year, according to… Read More.

Global drug firm Mylan offers about $30bn to buy Ireland-based Perrigo

Global drug company Mylan is offering to buy Perrigo for almost $30 billion in what would be a cash-and-stock deal.… Read More.

FA Cup: Liverpool beat Blackburn Rovers 1-0, reach semi-final

A brilliant late goal by Philippe Coutinho helped Liverpool edge past Blackburn Rovers and reach the semi-final of the FA… Read More.

Apple releases iCloud Photo Library for Mac

Apple has released the iCloud Photo Library, a Mac photo storage app, which is capable of automatically storing full-resolution pictures… Read More.

Privacy law 'violations': Facebook faces class action suit in Europe

Thousands of Facebook users are suing the internet giant over alleged violations of privacy laws in Europe.… Read More.

US film and TV actor Geoffrey Lewis dies at 79

US film and television actor Geoffrey Lewis, who often appeared alongside Clint Eastwood, has died aged 79.… Read More.