What Happened on 17 November 2015

Mass police mobilization in France, 128 raids conducted

Following last week's Paris attacks by Islamist militants that claimed at least 129 lives, French… Read More.

Nine refugees die as boat overturns in Aegean Sea

At least nine refugees, including four children, lost their lives and several people went missing on Tuesday in the latest… Read More.

Seven killed as train derails in Pakistan

At least seven people were killed and 100 others were injured when four coaches of the Jaffar Express derailed in… Read More.

Argentine footballer attacked by fans for demanding salary

Violent fans of Argentine fourth division football club Argentino de Merlo attacked a player of their own team, Maximiliano Maciel.… Read More.

Australian police being trained to shoot terrorists on sight

Police from Australia's New South Wales (NSW) state are being trained to shoot terrorists on… Read More.

Marriott buys Starwood to create largest hotel chain

Marriott International Inc announced an agreement to buy competitor Starwood Hotels and Resorts in a $12.2 billion transaction that will… Read More.

G20 summit outcome positive for global economic recovery

The G20 Summit concluded with broad consensus on ways of achieving inclusive and robust growth of the global economy, which… Read More.

Pacer Johnson retires from international cricket

The curtains came down on the career of one of the best pacers to grace the game in recent years… Read More.