What Happened on 20 September 2015

Close contest on cards as Greeks vote in general election

Voting has started in the Greek general elections, the debt-hit country’s fifth election in six years. Opinion polls have indicated… Read More.

10,000 migrants arrive in Austria amid bitter rows between EU nations

About 10,000 migrants arrived in Austria on Saturday as EU nations continued to speak in many voices… Read More.

Set 'example of reconciliation for entire world', Pope tells Cuba and US

Pope Francis has called upon Cuba and the US to continue their moves towards rapprochement and set a global “example… Read More.

Burkina Faso to 'return to civilian rule' after coup

Burkina Faso is set to return to civilian rule days after a military coup, reports say. An interim government will… Read More.

Dubai ruler's son dies; UAE declares three days of mourning

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has declared three days of mourning after Sheikh Rashid bin Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, the… Read More.

Best-selling writer Jackie Collins dies, aged 77

Jackie Collins, who wrote dozens of best-selling novels often known for their sexually explicit content, has died at the age… Read More.