What Happened on 27 July 2015

Mexico: Search for missing students uncovers dozens of mass graves

The continuing search for 43 missing students in Mexico has uncovered 60 mass graves in the southern Guerrero state, officials… Read More.

US: Democrats demand apology from Huckabee over Israel comments

US Republican leader Mike Huckabee’s comments over the Iranian nuclear deal have triggered a controversy, with the Democrats demanding an… Read More.

Africa tour: Obama reaches Ethiopia for talks with regional leaders

President Barack Obama has reached Ethiopia, where he will discuss the conflict in South Sudan with leaders… Read More.

Nigeria violence: Female suicide bomber kills 15 in Yobe state

At least 15 people were killed and about 45 injured when a female suicide bomber blew herself up in Damaturu… Read More.

Somalia: Bomb attack targeting Mogadishu hotel kills 13

A bomb attack on a hotel in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu has killed at least 13 people and… Read More.

6.9 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska's Aleutian Islands

Jul 27, 2015, Alaska - A 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck the Aleutian Islands in Alaska. As per reports, the epicenter… Read More.

After selling FT, Pearson set to sell its 50% stake in Economist Group

Pearson has confirmed reports that it intends to sell its 50 per cent stake in the Economist Group. The statement… Read More.

France: Agitating farmers block roads from Germany, Spain

Farmers in France have blocked roads from Germany and Spain to prevent foreign farm products from entering… Read More.

US regulators fine Fiat Chrysler $105mn for recall failures

US regulators have slapped a fine of $105 million on Fiat Chrysler for its recall failures, setting a new record… Read More.

UBS bank posts 53% rise in net profit

UBS has posted a 53% jump in its second quarter net profits compared to the same period last year. The… Read More.

UK looking east for trade, signals Cameron on eve of South East Asia tour

British Prime Minister David Cameron hopes to clinch business agreements worth over $1.2 billion during his South East Asia tour.… Read More.

Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown dies after six months in coma

The late Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown has died at the age of 22 after six months in a… Read More.