What Happened on 24 October 2015

France: 43 killed as coach collides with lorry

At least 43 people were killed in France when a coach carrying pensioners crashed into a lorry… Read More.

Nigeria: 42 killed, 100 injured in two bombings

At least 42 people have been killed and about 100 injured in two bomb attacks in north-eastern Read More.

Libya: Mortar fire hits protesters in Benghazi, 6 killed

At least six people were killed and about 35 injured when a crowd of protesters came under mortar fire in… Read More.

Location of Suicide bombing in Pakistan

Suicide bombing in Pakistan: 22 dead Oct 24, 2015 - At least 22 people were killed in… Read More.

China: Central bank cuts key interest rate to 4.35%

The Chinese central bank has cut its one-year benchmark interest rate by 0.25 percentage points to 4.35 per cent. The… Read More.

Twitter boss Jack Dorsey shares $197mn of stock with staff

Jack Dorsey, the co-founder and chief executive of micro-blogging site Twitter, has declared that he would give one-third of his… Read More.

Facebook adds trillions of posts to search results

Facebook has indexed some 2 trillion member posts to make it easier to search for them in a bid to… Read More.