What Happened on 23 May 2016

Mount Everest: Third climber dies due to altitude sickness

With the death of an Indian climber, Mount Everest has claimed its third victim in three days. The Indian climber… Read More.

Deadly blasts in Syrian government strongholds; 65 dead

Multiple blasts rocked Syrian government coastal strongholds killing 65 people. According to media reports, the blast struck the cities of… Read More.

17 killed in fire at a school boarding house

A fire broke out in a boarding house in Chiang Rai killing 17 schoolgirls and injuring five others. According to… Read More.

US to lift arms embargo on Vietnam

The President of the United States, Barack Obama, during a visit to Vietnam, has said that the country will fully… Read More.