What Happened on 25 May 2016

US veteran and active duty soldiers reach summit of Mount Everest

A US veteran and active duty soldiers have reached the summit of Mount Everest. Retired Staff Sgt. Chad Jukes, 2nd… Read More.

Over 100 dead in torrential rain in Sri Lanka

Several days of torrential rains have claimed at least 101 lives in Sri Lanka. However, with the rains finally receding,… Read More.

Afghan Taliban names Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada as its new leader

The Afghan Taliban has named Mullah Akhtar Mansour’s successor. Mansour was killed in a US drone strike. The Taliban released… Read More.

Kurds begin campaign north of ISIS-held Raqqa

A US-backed alliance of Arab and Syrian Kurdish fighters have launched a campaign to push out ISIS militants from a… Read More.

Eurozone finance ministers agree to extend bailout loans to Greece

In a major breakthrough, Eurozone finance ministers have agreed to extend more bailout loans to Greece. As per media reports,… Read More.

Huawei sues Samsung on charges of infringing its patents

Tech company Huawei is suing Samsung on charges of infringing its patents. Huawei, a Chinese firm, said that it was… Read More.

Chinese startup to launch bendable smartphone

A Chinese startup has said that it is planning to launch a smartphone which has the potential to bend around… Read More.

Microsoft to slash 1,850 jobs

Microsoft, which is struggling to gain traction in the highly competitive smartphone market, has cut more jobs in its phone… Read More.