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What Happened on 23 February 2015

US, Iran resume another round of talks over latter's nuclear program

US secretary of state John Kerry and Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met in GenevaRead More.

Two jailed in Thailand for insulting monarchy

A court in Thailand has sentenced two youngsters to prison for insulting the monarchy in a student… Read More.

Egypt: 215 supporters of Muslim Brotherhood charged with forming militant group

Scores of supporters of Egypt’s banned Muslim Brotherhood have been charged with forming a militant group. Egypt’s… Read More.

Mall terror threat: US Security Chief asks shoppers to remain vigilant

Jeh Johnson, the US homeland security chief, has urged people to exercise caution after a Somali militant group issued a… Read More.

68 killed after cargo vessel hits passenger ferry in Bangladesh

A ferry capsized in Bangladesh’s Padma River on Sunday after being hit by a cargo vessel, killing at least 68… Read More.

Ukraine: Two killed, 10 injured in bomb blast at a rally

A police officer was among two people killed when a bomb exploded at a rally in Ukraine’s Kharkiv city. The… Read More.

Combating Terror: Australia announces toughening of citizenship laws

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced that the country is toughening its citizenship laws to effectively combat rising terrorism… Read More.

Hungary's ruling party loses its 'super-majority' following defeat in bypolls

Fidesz, Hungary’s ruling right-wing party, has lost its “super-majority” in parliament following a by-poll defeat, reports said.… Read More.

Australia Post's profits down 56% as letter business declines

Australia Post has registered a 56% drop in profit for the six months ending December 31, 2014. Its half yearly… Read More.

La Liga: Real Madrid defeat Elche 2-0

Cristiano Ronaldo headed one in and played a role in setting up the other goal as Real Madrid defeated Elche… Read More.

Cricket World Cup: India defeat South Africa by 130 runs

Shikhar Dhawan scored a brilliant 137 as India continued their good form in the Cricket World Cup… Read More.

'Birdman' wins top honors at Oscars

‘Birdman’ won four awards, including best picture and best director, at the Oscars, with the much-acclaimed 'Boyhood' winning only one… Read More.