What Happened on 27 April 2015

South Africa says envoy recall by Nigeria 'unfortunate'

The South African government has slammed Nigeria’s move to recall its ambassador following a series of xenophobic… Read More.

Burundi erupts in protest as President Nkurunziza seeks third term; two killed

At least two people were killed and several injured in violent clashes in Burundi that erupted after… Read More.

Pakistan: Severe storms in north-west kill 40, injure 200

Severe storms have caused havoc in Pakistan’s north-western areas, killing at least 40 people and injuring more… Read More.

North Cyprus: Mustafa Akinci wins presidential poll

Mustafa Akinci has been elected as the new president of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus after winning more than… Read More.

Deutsche Bank profits down by half, but revenues soar

Deutsche Bank has posted a sharp drop in profit after it set aside €1.5 billion to cover regulatory fines and… Read More.

Greek Finance Minister's 'FDR tweet' reflects widening gulf with EU

Greece appears to have slipped further away from a deal to bail out the debt-hit country, with… Read More.

Barcelona Open: Kei Nishikori beats Pablo Andujar, retains title

Japan’s Kei Nishikori defeated Pablo Andujar in straight sets to win the Barcelona Open title. The 25-year-old… Read More.

Bayern Munich win their third consecutive Bundesliga title

Bayern Munich have won their third Bundesliga title in a row after Borussia Monchengladbach defeated Wolfsburg 1-0. Earlier, Bayern had… Read More.