The European Commission presents an emergency plan after the shipwreck in the Sicilian Channel, in which at least 800 migrants died.
The European Court of Human Rights condemns Italy for the actions of police forces at Diaz school during the 2001 G8 summit.
At least 147 people - mostly students - are killed by Al-Shabaab militants at Garissa University.
USA President Barack Obama meets Cuban President Raúl Castro: it is the first formal talk between the two countries in 50 years.
An earthquake measuring 7.8 caused the death of 5,000 people; serious damages to the capital Kathmandu.
Hillary Clinton announces that she will run for president of the United States in the 2016 elections.