What Happened on 26 May 2015

Nigeria: Boko Haram militants kill 10 villagers in Adamawa state

At least ten people were hacked to death in a raid by Boko Haram militants… Read More.

China: 38 killed in fire at nursing home in Henan province

At least 38 people have been killed and six injured after a blaze engulfed a privately-owned nursing home in Pingdingshan… Read More.

Russia begins massive military exercise involving 250 planes

Russia’s armed forces have begun a massive exercise that involves about 250 planes and some 12,000 military… Read More.

British people unhappy with status quo: Cameron tells European Commission

British Prime Minister David Cameron has told Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, that the British people are… Read More.

Bangladesh: Islamist militant group accused of blogger attacks banned

Bangladesh has banned the Ansarullah Bangla Team, an Islamist militant group believed to be behind the murder… Read More.

Air France flight escorted by US jets after anonymous threat

An Air France passenger aircraft heading to New York City was escorted by two US… Read More.

Storms hit Texas and Oklahoma; 4 dead, 12 missing

  Four people were killed and more than a… Read More.

Tornado strikes Mexico; 13 dead

  At least 13 people were… Read More.

Malaysia Airlines to lay off 6,000 employees: Reports

Malaysia Airlines is laying off around a third of its workforce as it implements a comprehensive restructuring… Read More.

Carlo Ancelotti sacked as Real Madrid manager

Real Madrid has sacked Carlo Ancelotti as the manager of the Spanish club after two seasons at the helm. The… Read More.

French Open: Murray beats Arguello in straight sets, advances to second round

Andy Murray defeated Facundo Arguello in straight sets to advance to the second round of the French Open. The third… Read More.