On 7th April, 2016, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, was elected as the New Prime Minister of Vietnam by the Vietnamese Parliament. He succeeded Mr. Nguyen Tan Dung.
On 13th April, 2016, Sushila Karki became the First women Chief Justice of Nepal's Supreme court. Karki replaced Kalyan Shrestha who retired on April, 12
US President Obama nominated Master card CEO Ajay Banga, as a member of the commission on Enhancing National Cyber security.
Former, New Zealand Premier Helen clark, enters the race for the post of Secretary-General of United Nations. Presenlty clark heads the UN Development agency for seven years.
Guy Hamilton, Legendary Director of Super hit Jame Bond Movies, died at the age of 93.
Doris Robert, the meddling mother in "Everybody Love Raymond" died at the age of 90. She was niminated for 11 Emmy Awards, 7 for playing Marie Barone on Raymond.
Kyrgyzstan's Prime Minister, Temir Sariyev, quits over corruption allegations, involvng a road building contract won by Chinese company.
China launches Gaofen-3 Satellite to get accurate images of earth.
Germany is now one of only three women's teams to win both the Olympics and World Cup. Germany failed to qualify for the Olympics in 2012 but won the bronze the last three times they played, in 2000, 2004 and 2008.