What Happened on 28 June 2013

Obama arrives in Senegal as part of Africa tour

US President Barack Obama arrived in Senegal on Thursday as part of the first leg of… Read More.

Nelson Mandela's condition improves

South African President Jacob Zuma said on Thursday that Nelson Mandela's condition had improved though it remains critical. "He is… Read More.

United States suspends trade benefits for Bangladesh

The United States has suspended trade benefits for Bangladesh until it improves safety conditions for workers in the garment sector,… Read More.

Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic advance at Wimbledon

Serena Williams, Agnieszka Radwanska and former Grand Slam champions Li Na and Samantha Stosur were among the second-round winners at… Read More.

Myanmar awards telecom contracts to Telenor and Ooredoo

Myanmar has awarded telecom licenses to Norway's Telenor and Qatar’s Ooredoo, government officials announced on Thursday. Only 9 percent of… Read More.

James Gandolfini funeral takes place in New York

The funeral of actor James Gandolfini was held in New York on Thursday, a week after he passed away in… Read More.