What Happened on 18 April 2015

Russian opposition parties join hands to take on Putin

Two opposition parties have come together in Russia to challenge president Vladimir Putin ahead of next year’s… Read More.

Australia: Five teenagers arrested for planning 'terror' attack

A terrorist plot to attack a centenary event marking World War I in Melbourne has been… Read More.

33 killed, 100 injured in suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan

A deadly suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan’s eastern Jalalabad city has killed at least 33 people and… Read More.

Mexico: Gang leader's arrest triggers gun battle in border city; three killed

Gun battle in the Mexican city of Reynosa, over a gang leader's arrest, killed at least… Read More.

Rolls-Royce bags $9.2bn deal with Gulf carrier Emirates

In its largest-ever order received, Rolls-Royce has bagged a $9.2 billion deal to supply engines for Emirates planes. The engineering… Read More.

Cricket: Holder, Ramdin deny England victory in first Test

Jason Holder hit a century as West Indies denied England victory in the first Test at Antigua that ended in… Read More.