Bucharest: Romanians started voting on Sunday in a referendum on whether to impeach unpopular president Traian Basescu, after weeks of political squabbles.
Yangon: A moderate earthquake of magnitude 5.7 has shaken central Myanmar near the Indian border on Sunday.
Boise, Idaho: A billboard in the Idaho state of the US is comparing President Barack Obama with the Colorado shooting suspect James Holmes, projecting pictures of both side by side with comments some people say are offensive.
Abu Dhabi: The Syrian National Council (SNC) chief urged the body’s foreign allies to come to rescue Aleppo, insisting, “Our friends and allies will bear responsibility for what is happening in Aleppo if they do not move soon”.
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea: An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 hit off the coast of Papua New Guinea early Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.
Denver: A group of 21 news organizations is asking a judge to reverse his order sealing court records in the case against James Holmes, the man accused of killing 12 people and injuring 58 in a Colorado movie theater.
Massachusetts: Residents are fuming over a power company’s ongoing drive to clear trees and shrubs along a 30-mile long, 100-foot-wide swath from Boston to its western-most suburbs, an operation they say is chopping down property values in Massachusetts.
Ankara: As many as 48 people have been killed across Syria today (Saturday) as rebel fighters brace themselves for major regime forces’ crackdown to get back hold of Aleppo, country’s economic hub and the biggest city.
Doodle is featuring the sport of archery and depicts a female archer aiming on a green field, reminiscent of the historic Lord’s cricket ground where the archery events of the Summer Games are being held.
London: A group of British Islamists have decided to protest outside the Olympic park in London, in order to divert the attention of the people towards the killing of Muslims across the globe.