What Happened on 27 March 2015

Maldives: Migrant workers threatened with expulsion over planned protest

Immigrant workers in the Maldives have been warned that they would face expulsion from the country if… Read More.

Argentina: Appeals court dismisses case against President Fernandez

An appeals court in Argentina has upheld an order to dismiss a case against the country’s president,… Read More.

Bangladesh:10 Hindu pilgrims killed in stampede

Around 10 Hindu pilgrims were killed in a stampede in Bangladesh, media reports said. A large number… Read More.

US drug enforcement agents attended sex parties funded by cartels: Report

A new report has claimed that American drug enforcement agents took part in sex parties that were funded by cartels.… Read More.

North Korea arrests two South Korean men for 'spying'

The two South Koreans have been arrested on charges of spying. According to a statement, the state media said that… Read More.

US: 20 injured, two buildings collapsed after explosion in New York

Around 20 people were injured after an explosion ripped… Read More.

Two buildings collapsed after explosion in New York
Japan: Core annual consumer inflation stops rising

Japan’s annual consumer inflation has stopped going up for the first time in almost two years. In… Read More.

Sanctions violations: PayPal to make $7.7 million payout to US government

PayPal will make a $7.7 million payout to the American government after claims that it permitted payments that were in… Read More.

Pepsi overtakes Diet Coke sales as US consumers look for healthier alternatives

Pepsi became the second highest selling carbonated drink in America after Coca-Cola in 2014, outselling Diet Coke, new data show.… Read More.

Brazil beat France 3-1 in seventh successive victory

Continuing their good form, Brazil defeated France 3-1 to record their seventh straight victory after their World Cup debacle last… Read More.

Sam Taylor-Johnson, director of Fifty Shades, not to direct sequels

The director of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' will not direct the two sequels to the adult drama, she has announced.… Read More.

British period drama Downton Abbey to end after sixth series

Downton Abbey will end production after its sixth series. The successful period drama’s next season will be the concluding one,… Read More.