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Today is May 28th, 2018 and is a Monday.

On this day in....

2011: Malta votes on the introduction of divorce.

2010: In West Bengal, India, a train derailment and subsequent collision kills 141 passengers.

2008: The first meeting of the Constituent Assembly of Nepal formally declares Nepal a republic, ending the 240-year reign of the Shah dynasty.

2004: The Iraqi Governing Council chooses Ayad Allawi, a longtime anti-Saddam Hussein exile, as prime minister of Iraq's interim government.

2003: Peter Hollingworth becomes the first Governor-General of Australia to resign his office as a result of criticism of his conduct.