What Happened on 14 April 2015
Italian coastguard and navy personnel have rescued close to 6,000 migrants over the weekend as increasing numbers of people attempt… Read More.
Russia’s president Vladimir Putin has given the green signal to the delivery of the S-300 missile system to Read More.
Foreign ministers of France, Germany, Russia and Ukraine have expressed “grave concern” over ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine, but said… Read More.
Events are being held around the world to mark one year since the abduction of over 200 Nigerian girls by… Read More.
Nicholas Slatten, a former US Blackwater guard, has been sentenced to life imprisonment and three others have got 30-year terms… Read More.
Mark Hodges, the chief executive of insurance broker Towergate, has been named as the new managing director of the Centrica-owned… Read More.
PepsiCo has replaced Coca-Cola as the sponsor of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Besides the NBA, PepsiCo will become the… Read More.
China has refused Taiwan’s entry into the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), but said it would be welcome under a… Read More.
Arlette Ricci, the heir to the Ricci perfume and fashion house, has been sentenced to a year in jail and… Read More.
Liverpool moved closer to the top four of the Premier League with a 2-0 win over Newcastle, who stumbled to… Read More.
Ian Bell led England’s recovery with a fine century as the tourist ended day one of their first Test against… Read More.
Researchers have coined the term “Great Canon” to describe China’s use of a new cyber censorship tool. Its first effective… Read More.