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What Happened on 30 March 2015

Corruption charges: Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert found guilty

Israel’s former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has been held guilty in a corruption case following a retrial.… Read More.

Papua New Guinea: Strong earthquake generates tsunami

Papua New Guinea was struck by a strong earthquake that generated a small tsunami, spreading… Read More.

Arab League nations agree to create a joint military force

Arab League countries have agreed to set up a joint military force. Heads of the League were meeting in Read More.

French local elections: Exit polls indicate victory for Conservative UMP Party

The Conservative UMP Party in France, together with its allies, has come first in the last round… Read More.

Nuclear talks: Ministers from six countries to meet Iranian Foreign Minister

Representatives from six world powers are due to hold a detailed meeting with the Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif… Read More.

Italian luxury goods retailer Prada posts 28% fall in profit

Retailer Prada’s net profit for 2014 dropped by 28% because of a slump in sales in key markets such as… Read More.

Greek bailout: Creditors consider government's new reform proposals

International creditors are analyzing new plans for reforms put forward by Greece’s left-wing government in an attempt… Read More.

Six senior ABN Amro executives renounce bonus

Six senior executives at ABN Amro have renounced a bonus of €100,000 following a “public commotion”, the Dutch bank has… Read More.

US electronics chain Best Buy closes Canadian subsidiary

Best Buy, the American consumer electronics chain, is closing Future Shop, its Canadian subsidiary. It has also announced its plan… Read More.

Golf: Former World number one Tiger Woods drops out of top 100

Hitting a new low in his career, Tiger Woods has now dropped out of the top 100 golfers’ ranking for… Read More.

Euro 2016 qualifier: Injury-time goal helps Republic of Ireland draw with Poland

An injury-time strike by Shane Long helped the Republic of Ireland secure a draw against Poland in a Euro 2016… Read More.

US coding site GitHub diverts traffic after cyber attack

GitHub, an American coding site, has been deflecting a majority of its traffic following a cyber attack. According to some… Read More.

Costumes, props of 'Mad Men' TV series donated to Smithsonian museum

A collection of props and costumes used in the award-winning television series ‘Mad Men’ was donated to the famous Smithsonian… Read More.