What Happened on 20 February 2015

Mali, rebels sign UN ceasefire to end conflict

The government of Mali has signed a UN-brokered ceasefire with rebels in an attempt to end the conflict in the… Read More.

'Coup accusation': Caracas mayor Antonio Ledezma arrested

Antonio Ledezma, the mayor of Venezuelan capital Caracas, has been arrested days after President Nicolas Maduro named him and others… Read More.

Ukraine crisis: UK, EU misread mood in Kremlin, says report

The EU committee of the British House of Lords has accused the UK and European Union of… Read More.

Two major storms hit Australia, knock off power supplies

Australia has been hit by two major storms that have… Read More.

Gulf of Mexico oil spill: BP loses bid to reduce fine

Oil giant BP has lost it bid to lower the $13.7 billion civil fine it could face for the Gulf of… Read More.

Inflation in France turns negative, triggering deflation fears in eurozone

Inflation in France turned negative last month for the first time in over five years, raising concerns… Read More.

Walmart announces wage hike for 500,000 employees

Walmart will raise the wages of over 500,000 of its employees at its American stores, the retail giant has announced.… Read More.

Key talks in Brussels over Greece's debt plan

Eurozone finance ministers are meeting on Friday to examine a Greek proposal to extend its loan program. According to media… Read More.

Cricket World Cup: New Zealand crush hapless England by eight wickets

New Zealand crushed England by eight wickets after bundling them out for 123… Read More.

Europa League: Celtic draw 3-3 with Inter Milan

Celtic’s John Guidetti scored a spectacular goal in added time to force a 3-3 draw against Inter Milan in an… Read More.

Lenovo faces heat over 'hidden adware'

Lenovo has been compelled to remove adware from its computers after facing users’ disapproval. The hidden adware, which has been… Read More.

Bruce Dickinson, frontman of Iron Maiden, being treated for cancer

Bruce Dickinson, the front man of Iron Maiden, is undergoing cancer treatment, the band said on its website. He was… Read More.