What Happened on 27 May 2013

Rocket reportedly fired from Lebanon towards Israel

A rocket was reportedly fired from southern Lebanon into Israel, according to security sources on Sunday. The launch is believed… Read More.

London soldier murder suspect held in Kenya in 2010

One of the two men held for the murder of British soldier Lee Rigby in London was arrested in Kenya… Read More.

Brazil cancels $900 million of African debt

Brazil is to write off or restructure nearly $900 million worth of debt with Africa. The announcement was made by… Read More.

Serena Williams and Roger Federer into second round of French Open

Top seed Serena Williams started this year's French Open with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Georgia's Anna Tatishvili on the… Read More.

Egypt launches first locally manufactured tablet computer

Egypt has launched its very first tablet computer as part of a nationwide project to distribute the device to schools… Read More.

Lesbian love story awarded top prize at Cannes

A lesbian love story won the top prize at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival on Sunday. La Vie d'Adele -… Read More.