What Happened on 24 January 2015

Saudi Arabia's King Salman pledges continuity

Saudi Arabia's new King Salman has promised continuity shortly after he took over the throne following the death of King… Read More.

Dozens killed in airstrikes near Damascus

At least 30 people, including children, were killed in airstrikes carried out by the Syrian regime, close to the capital… Read More.

Ukraine conflict: Rebels 'on the offensive' in Donetsk

A key separatist leader in eastern Ukraine has rejected truce talks with the government in Kiev, saying… Read More.

Rallies held in Sanaa after Yemen's leaders resign

Pro- and anti-rebel rallies were held in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Friday after the resignation of the country’s top… Read More.

In-flight catalogue SkyMall files for bankruptcy

US in-flight catalog SkyMall has filed for bankruptcy, citing fewer readers. Scott Wiley, the firm’s interim CEO,… Read More.

Africa Cup of Nations: Senegal reach top of Group C

Senegal came from behind to draw with South Africa and reach the top of Group C… Read More.