What Happened on 04 August 2014
Israel declared a seven-hour ceasefire in Gaza even as global condemnation grew over the attack on a United Nations school… Read More.
Russia is holding a military exercise near Ukraine’s border from Monday to Thursday. At least 100 fighter jets and bombers… Read More.
At least 60,000 people have been evacuated in north India’s Bihar state after reports of possible flooding. Water in the… Read More.
Sunni militant group ISIS has reportedly taken control of Iraq’s biggest dam along with an oilfield and a few towns,… Read More.
Around 400 people have died and at least 2000 injured in China after an earthquake hit the country’s south-west region.… Read More.
At least 160 people are feared dead in a landslide in northern Nepal. Though only 10 deaths were confirmed, chances… Read More.
A passenger ferry in Bangladesh with at least 250 people on board has capsized, killing an unknown number of people,… Read More.
A Royal Navy ship has evacuated British nationals from Tripoli as fighting between rival militias rages on in the Libyan… Read More.
The chairman of a state-run bank in India has been arrested along with many others over bribery allegations. According to… Read More.
Banco Espirito Santo has been split by Portugal's central bank in a $6.6 billion rescue that attempts to protect taxpayers… Read More.
Tiger Woods has withdrawn from Ohio’s WGC-Bridgestone Invitational after a back injury. A shot possibly played from an awkward stance… Read More.
Jon Voight has said that actors Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz were “obviously ignorant” about the situation in the Middle… Read More.