What Happened on 19 March 2015

Thai ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra to stand trial

Former prime minister of Thailand, Yingluck Shinawatra, has been ordered by the country’s Supreme Court to face… Read More.

Forces loyal to former Yemen president Ali Abdullah Saleh storm airport

Forces loyal to Yemen’s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh clashed with security forces loyal to the current president Abd-Rabbu Mansour… Read More.

Sweden: At least two dead in restaurant shooting

At least two people were killed and scores injured in shooting incident in a restaurant in Gothenburg,… Read More.

Mayhem struck the national museum in Tunisia

Tunisia, March 17, 2015:  Mayhem struck the national museum in Tunisia on Wednesday… Read More.

Lufthansa union extends strike to Friday

Lufthansa pilots who are on a two-day strike now plan to extend it to Friday. The strike, which will affect… Read More.

Yahoo to shut down China office, cut 350 jobs

Leading Internet company Yahoo will be shutting down its China office. The move, which is a part of the company’s… Read More.

World Cup Cricket: India beats Bangladesh

India beat Bangladesh to reach the semi-finals of the World Cup cricket tournament being held in AustraliaRead More.

Champions League: Barcelona beat Manchester United, enter quarter-finals

Barcelona defeated Manchester City 1-0 to enter the quarter-finals of the Champions League. Barcelona’s key player Lionel Messi helped the… Read More.

TED 2015: Technology can play a vital role in checking the spread of virus, says Bill Gates

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has called upon the people to be prepared for the next major… Read More.

Uber's low-cost service banned in Germany

UberPop, the low-cost service of the US-based online taxi booking firm Uber, has been banned in Germany on grounds that… Read More.

Maroon 5 lead singer throws mic at crowd, hits fan in the head

A fan of the American rock band Maroon 5, who was injured when lead singer Adam Levine threw a microphone… Read More.

Sir Paul McCartney to induct Ringo Starr into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Ringo Starr, the drummer for The Beatles, will be inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The honors… Read More.