What Happened on 25 April 2015

Pakistani activist Sabeen Mehmud shot dead in Karachi

Sabeen Mehmud, a prominent human rights activist in Pakistan, has been shot dead in Karachi, sending shock… Read More.

Australia and New Zealand mark Anzac Day centenary

Australia and New Zealand are marking Anzac Day in memory of soldiers from the two nations who fought thousands of… Read More.

Yemen crisis: Former president Ali Abdullah Saleh appeals to Houthi allies

Ali Abdullah Saleh, the former Yemini president, has appealed to his Houthi allies to withdraw from areas which they have… Read More.

Italian authorities launch major 'anti-terror operation'

Italy has launched a major anti-terror operation aimed at suspects with links to al Qaeda who allegedly… Read More.

Comcast abandons $45bn planned purchase of Time Warner Cable

US cable company Comcast has dropped its plan to purchase Time Warner Cable after it failed to… Read More.

Porsche Grand Prix: Maria Sharapova loses to Germany's Angelique Kerber

Maria Sharapova suffered a shock defeat at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany, losing to… Read More.