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What Happened on 14 November 2015

Earthquake off Japan's coast triggers small tsunami

A magnitude 7.0 earthquake off Japan's south-western coast triggered a small tsunami. The Japan Meteorological Agency said a 1 feet… Read More.

Iraq: Kurdish fighters regain control of Isis-held Sinjar town

Kurdish fighters have retaken Sinjar town in Iraq from Islamic State (Isis). The militant group… Read More.

Syngenta 'turns down $42bn offer' by state-owned Chinese firm

Swiss pesticide giant Syngenta has reportedly turned down a $42 billion takeover bid from China National Chemical Corp in what… Read More.

Doping allegations: IAAF provisionally suspends Russia

The IAAF has provisionally suspended the Russian athletics federation from international competition for its alleged involvement in doping. The move… Read More.

Cricket: Alex Hales hits maiden century as England level ODI series

Alex Hales struck his maiden One Day century as England cruised to a 95-run win over Pakistan in Abu Dhabi… Read More.

Melbourne incident: All Apple store staff to undergo retraining

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has ordered that the company’s shop staff be retrained on “inclusion and customer engagement” following… Read More.