What Happened on 20 November 2015

Myanmar forms committee to implement truce

Myanmar has formed a union-level Joint Ceasefire Monitoring Committee (JCMC) in order to implement the Nationwide Ceasefire… Read More.

India, China discuss anti-terror cooperation

India and China should enhance cooperation to combat terrorism and fight trans-national crime, senior… Read More.

Al-Qaeda attacks army positions in Yemen

Nov 20, 2015 - At least 15 soldiers and 19 jihadists were killed and scores of civilians injured as al-Qaeda… Read More.

Voting begins for New Zealand's flag

Nov 20, 2015 - Voting has opened in New Zealand as the conservative government led by Prime Minister John Key… Read More.

China busts largest underground banking case

Police in China's Zhejiang province have busted the country's largest underground banking case, which involved transactions… Read More.

Germany launches probe after cancelled football match

The German federal prosecutor's office has launched a probe after the football match between Germany and the Netherlands was cancelled… Read More.

Defying Obama, US House votes to halt Syrian refugees

Defying President Barack Obama's veto threat, the US House easily passed a bill to halt the inflow… Read More.

Foxconn to build processing base in China

Contract electronics maker Foxconn plans to build a new processing base in northwest China's Gansu province, indicating the tech giant's… Read More.

Bulgarian weightlifters banned from Rio Olympics

Bulgaria will not be allowed to compete in weightlifting at next year's Rio Olympics for mass positive… Read More.

Philadelphia selected to host Copa America Centenario

Philadelphia has been selected to co-host along with nine other US cities the Copa America Centenario, the… Read More.

Google Glass helps cardiologists open blocked heart artery

In a world's first, a group of cardiologists has successfully used the eye-wearable device Google Glass to guide the opening… Read More.

NASA booster for deeper space mission including Mars

In a bid to bolster its effort to prepare humans for deeper space missions, NASA engineers have refined the key… Read More.

Emoji worth thousand words: Twitter study

The 'face with tears of joy' emoji -- that was declared the 'word of the year 2015' by Oxford Dictionaries… Read More.