What Happened on 26 November 2014

'US justice system failing young blacks'

Michael Brown’s family has said that the American justice system has systematically failed young blacks as a night of furious… Read More.

Student leaders arrested in Hong Kong

Two key student leaders of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong were arrested on Wednesday as scuffles broke out when… Read More.

Award to Tony Blair endangers charity's credibility, say staff

Save the Children is facing severe criticism from within its own staff after the charity presented former UK Prime Minister… Read More.

Pope Francis slams EU's treatment of immigrants

In a strong critique of the European Union’s policies and actions, Pope Francis has said that Europe had become “elderly… Read More.

France halts delivery of warship to Russia

France has indefinitely halted the delivery of a warship to Russia, media reports say. The controversial delivery has been placed… Read More.

24 killed in mine fire in China

A fire at a mine in Liaoning province in northeastern China has reportedly killed 24 miners and injured 54. The… Read More.

Police chase armed jewel robbers across Paris

Two armed jewel robbers were chased by the Paris police across the city before they finally surrendered, according to media… Read More.

US economy grew faster in third quarter than initial estimate

Official data have indicated that the American economy grew at a much faster rate between July and September than what… Read More.

Champions League: Chelsea thrash Schalke 5-0, storm into last 16

Chelsea crushed Schalke 5-0 to qualify for the knockout phase of the Champions League with one group match still left,… Read More.

Australian batsman Phil Hughes in critical condition

Phil Hughes, the Australian batsman, is in a serious condition and had to undergo emergency surgery after he was hit on… Read More.

Shakespeare First Folio discovered in French town

A rare Shakespeare First Folio was discovered in a French town, according to media reports. The valuable book was lying… Read More.

Sitara Devi, legendary Kathak dancer from India, dies

Legendary Indian dancer Sitara Devi has died at the age of 94, according to media reports. She had been diagnosed… Read More.