What Happened on 20 July 2014

27 killed in Baghdad bombings

Multiple bombings have killed at least 27 people in Baghdad. In the bloodiest attack, nine people were killed and 19… Read More.

Pressure on Putin as anger over crash mounts

Leaders of several nations are putting immense pressure on Russian president Vladimir Putin to help international teams get access to… Read More.

21 Egyptian border guards killed in attack

Twenty-one Egyptian border guards were killed by gunmen near the Libyan frontier. Both armed smugglers and Islamic militants are being… Read More.

Boko Haram militants kill 100 civilians in Nigeria

Boko Haram militants massacred over a 100 people in Damboa town in north-east Nigeria. The militants used rocket-propelled grenades and… Read More.

Widow awarded $23.6 billion in smoking lawsuit

A jury in Florida has awarded a widow, Cynthia Robinson, $23.6 billion in punitive damages in her lawsuit against R.J.… Read More.

Iranian nuclear negotiations extended for four months

Iran and the P5+1 group of nations have agreed to extend for four month the negotiations toward a comprehensive final… Read More.