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What Happened on 02 September 2014

Nato to create 'spearhead' force in eastern Europe

Nato says it will create a “spearhead” force comprising 4,000 troops, who can be rapidly deployed to counter the Russian… Read More.

China slams UK's inquiry into progress of democracy in Hong Kong

China has asked the UK to stop an inquiry into how democracy in Hong Kong is progressing, alleging that it… Read More.

David Cameron's anti-terror plan faces setback

British Prime Minister David Cameron’s attempt to push through a new plan to tackle the terror threat posed by the… Read More.

US targets al-Shabaab network in Somalia

American forces have targeted the al-Qaida-affiliated al-Shabaab network in Somalia, the Pentagon said. The results of the attack on the… Read More.

UN officials to investigate ISIS atrocities

A team of United Nations (UN) will investigate reports of atrocities committed by ISIS militants who are responsible for “acts… Read More.

US fast food workers to strike against low wages, poor healthcare

Fast food workers in the United States are set to strike on Thursday, September 4 — their biggest strike ever… Read More.

India wants to hold new auction for coal mining licenses

It has been reported that Narendra Modi government has told India’s Supreme Court that it seeks to hold a fresh… Read More.

Arsenal sign Manchester United forward Danny Welbeck

Arsenal have signed Danny Welbeck, the Manchester United forward, for £16m, according to media reports. The 23-year-old England international has… Read More.

US Open: Murray beats Tsonga, sets up quarter-final clash with Djokovic

Continuing his good run in the US open, Andy Murray stormed into the grand slam quarter-final after defeating ninth seed… Read More.

Nokia maps will appear on Samsung phones

An Android app beta version for Nokia maps is likely to appear on Samsung handsets and a smartwatch. Known as… Read More.

FBI begins probe into celebrity picture leaks

The FBI is probing allegations that nude pictures of celebrities, including actress Jennifer Lawrence, were stolen and leaked online.  Around… Read More.

Amitabh Bachchan has 10 million Twitter followers

Actor, Amitabh Bachchan, one of India’s biggest superstars, now has over 10 million Twitter followers, reports say. The 71-year-old legend,… Read More.