What Happened on 21 April 2015

Japan: Maglev train clocks 600km/h, smashes world speed record again

Japan’s magnetic levitation — maglev — train has clocked a speed of over 600km/h during a test run, again setting… Read More.

Turkey 'shares the pain' of Armenians: Prime Minister Davutoglu

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has said that Turkey “shares the pain” of the Armenian people whose… Read More.

South Korea: Prime Minister Lee Wan-koo offers to resign over bribery allegations

Lee Wan-koo, the Prime Minister of South Korea, has offered to resign following bribery allegations. Park… Read More.

Australia: Storms batter New South Wales; three deaths reported

Severe storms have struck Australia’s New South Wales state, with three deaths reported from a flood-hit… Read More.

Bomb explodes near Spanish Embassy in Libya

 In the latest string of attacks on foreign missions in… Read More.

Deadly air strike on a missile base in Sanaa kills 25

 At least 25 people were killed when a deadly air… Read More.

Google updating algorithms to favor 'mobile-friendly' websites

Search giant Google is updating search algorithms to promote sites that function properly on mobile devices. Google assesses “mobile friendliness”… Read More.

'Furious 7' fastest blockbuster to cross $1 bn in box office collection

‘Furious 7’ has become the fastest film to earn $1 billion worldwide. The latest movie in the Fast and Furious… Read More.