What Happened on 23 March 2015

Ted Cruz becomes first Republican to confirm US presidency bid

Ted Cruz has become the first Republican to confirm that he is running for the 2016 US presidency. The 44-year-old… Read More.

China, India hold talks on border dispute

Chinese and Indian officials are holding talks in Delhi with the aim of resolving the long-standing border… Read More.

Remains of King Richard III reach Leicester ahead of reburial

The remains of England’s King Richard III reached Leicester Cathedral, where his coffin would be on public… Read More.

Yemen faces civil war, protracted conflict: UN envoy

Yemen is on the edge of “civil war”, the UN's special envoy Jamal Benomar has warned. The… Read More.

Conservatives lead in first round of French local polls

Initial results of the French local polls show that the Conservative UMP party has done well in the first round,… Read More.

Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew dies aged 91

Lee Kuan Yew, the founding father and former prime minister of Singapore, has died at the age… Read More.

Oil prices unlikely to return to record high: Saudi official

A senior official from Saudi Arabia has said that oil prices are unlikely to again touch… Read More.

Commodities trading firm Noble launches legal action over allegations

Commodities trading firm Noble Group is set to launch legal proceedings after allegations were made against it by a blog.… Read More.

IMF's Christine Lagarde extends support to China-led AIIB

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) would be delighted to cooperate with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the IMF head… Read More.

Indian Wells: Djokovic beats Federer to clinch title

Novak Djokovic defeated Roger Federer 6-3 6-7 (5-7) 6-2 to win his fourth Indian Wells title. After dominating the first… Read More.

La Liga: Barcelona beat Real Madrid 2-1

Luis Suarez scored the winner as Barcelona defeated Real Madrid in an exciting El Clasico clash between the two Spanish… Read More.

British singer and songwriter Jackie Trent passes away

Jackie Trent, the UK singer and songwriter who wrote the theme of the popular TV series Neighbours,… Read More.