What Happened on 04 August 2015

Japan to suspend work for preparation of new U.S. military base

The Japanese government said it will suspend preparation work for construction of a new US military base on Okinawa island… Read More.

Late Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar's son killed

The son of late Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has reportedly been killed. Media reports quoted lawmaker Zahir Qadir as… Read More.

Rocky fire in California: Evacuation orders given to 13,000 people

Firefighters are struggling to contain 20 wildfires raging in California. Around 13,000 people have received evacuation orders.… Read More.

Rift in Taliban factions, Pakistan PM and army General hold meeting

Following the emerging situation in Afghanistan, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the army chief held discussions. As per media… Read More.

Les Munro, last surviving Dambusters pilot, dies

Les Munro, the last surviving Dambusters pilot, has died aged 96 at a hospital in New… Read More.

Barack Obama unveils revised Clean Power Plan

U.S. President Barack Obama has unveiled the revised Clean Power Plan. As per media reports, the… Read More.

1.2 million Australians participated in cricket in the 2014-15 season

According to the Australian Cricket Census, a record 1.2 million Australians participated in cricket in the 2014-15 season making it… Read More.

Chinese DNA research set to fly on ISS

In a historic first, a Chinese DNA research is set to fly on the International Space Station (ISS) thanks to… Read More.

Ronda Rousey to play herself on the big screen

American mixed martial artist Ronda Rousey will play herself on the big screen in an upcoming biopic. Paramount Pictures has… Read More.