Solar Impulse 2, the first aircraft completely sustained by solar power, took off from Myanmar's second biggest city of Mandalay early Monday and headed for China's Chongqing, the fifth flight a 20-hour flight.
The Palestinians formally gain membership of the International Criminal Court on April 1, 2015, with the aim of pursuing Israelis for war crimes, despite uncertainty over the move's wider ramifications.
Kuwait's emir pledged half a billion dollars at the start of the Second International Humanitarian Pledging Conference for Syria, at Bayan palace in Kuwait City, describing the crisis unfolding as the 'biggest humanitarian catastrophe in modern history'.
The annual Land Day demonstrations are held to remember six Arab Israeli protesters who were shot dead by Israeli police and troops during mass demonstrations in 1976 against plans to confiscate Arab land in the Galilee.
The United Nations has launched an appeal to raise $8.4 billion for Syria this year, and hopes to receive major pledges at the Third International Humanitarian Pledging Conference for Syria on March 30, 2015 in Kuwait City.
The Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary (RAKWS) on the outskirts of Dubai, which is Dubai's only desert wetland, occupies about 2.4 square miles on the banks of Dubai Creek and comprises of mudflats, lagoons, pools, and mangroves. With The UAE's accession to the Ramsar Convention in 2007, RAKWS has become the emirate's first Ramsar wetland site - Ramsar sites are wetlands of international importance designated under the Ramsar Convention.
Millions of people across in more than 7,000 cities and in 172 countries turned off lights emblematic buildings on March 28, 2015, for the 'Earth Hour', a global event to warn of the dangers of climate change.