What Happened on 29 January 2016

Attacks on migrant hostels in Germany soar

As compared to 2014, five times more attacks were carried out on migrant hostels in Germany in… Read More.

Dilma Rousseff calls on Brazilian society to help combat Zika virus

Dilma Rousseff, President of Brazil, has urged the people of the country to help contain the spread of Zika Virus.… Read More.

Burundi: Possible mass graves found

Five possible mass graves have been found by the rights group Amnesty near Burundi’s capital. As per… Read More.

Syria conflict: Opposition not to attend Geneva talks

The opposition in Syria is insisting that it would not be attending talks on a political solution… Read More.

Bank of Japan introduces negative interest rate

In an attempt to boost a stumbling economic recovery, the Bank of Japan has introduced a negative interest rate. As per… Read More.