The Conservatives led by David Cameron win the elections achieving the absolute majority.
ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is seriously wounded in an air strike. Deputy leader Abu Alaa al Afri is killed.
The referendum to legalise gay marriages is approved. It is the first country in the world to do that by popular vote (62.07% voted “yes”).
A bilateral treaty officially recognises the State of Palestine.
The European Commission approves a document regarding the sharing of migrants among EU countries according to pre-arranged quotas.
Egypt’s former president Mohammed Morsi is sentenced to death for the prison break in January 2011.
Six of the biggest banks in the world - including JPMorgan Chase and Barclays - will pay a $5.8 billion fine to the US government for foreign exchange market manipulation.