What Happened on 23 April 2015

EU leaders to hold emergency summit on migrant deaths

EU leaders will hold an emergency summit to find ways to reduce the tide of migrants attempting the risky journey… Read More.

Russia violating ceasefire agreement in Ukraine: US

The US has alleged that Russia is deploying “additional air defense systems” in conflict-hit eastern Ukraine in… Read More.

Calbuco volcano erupts in Chile, 1500 evacuated

At least 1,500 people were evacuated in southern Chile, after the Calbuco volcano… Read More.

eBay's profits beat expectations, but strong dollar takes toll

eBay has posted a quarterly profit of $626 million, which is better than expected, in the first three months of… Read More.

Facebook's quarterly profit plummets, users grow by 13%

Exceeding expectations, Facebook has posted a quarterly profit of $512 million for the three months ending March, a drop of… Read More.

Champions League: Real Madrid beat Atletico 1-0, enter semi-final

Javier Hernandez scored a late goal against Atletico Madrid to take Real Madrid into the last four of the Champions… Read More.

Google launches mobile phone network in US

Technology giant Google has launched its Project Fi mobile phone network, which will rent data and voice capacity from operators… Read More.