What Happened on 04 September 2014

Zawahiri announces creation of al-Qaeda in South Asia

Ayman al-Zawahiri, the leader of the al-Qaeda, has announced the formation of an Indian wing of the militant group to… Read More.

Ebola death toll in West Africa has crossed 1,900: WHO

The Ebola death toll in West Africa has crossed 1900, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said. Margaret Chan, the… Read More.

'Horrific acts' by ISIS will not intimidate Americans, says Obama

US president Barack Obama has said America would not be intimidated by the “horrific acts” of ISIS, and the beheading… Read More.

Steven Sotloff's family says ISIS violated Islam

The family of US journalist Steven Sotloff, who was beheaded by the ISIS said in a statement that the militant… Read More.

Ukraine conflict: Putin's peace plan adds to confusion

Vladimir Putin has issued a peace plan for the Ukraine conflict, but there have been conflicting signals from Kiev about… Read More.

Two new organisms found deep in ocean cannot be classified

Scientists have been unable to classify two mushroom-shaped organisms that were found deep in the ocean near Australia's coast. The… Read More.

'No anger in my heart,' says man freed from prison after 30 years

Henry McCollum, who was freed from prison after 30 years — after DNA evidence showed that he and his half-brother… Read More.

Philips, Samsung, and Infineon fined by European Commission

The European Commission has fined Infineon, Samsung, and Philips $182m for fixing prices of smartphone chips. The three companies “colluded” from… Read More.

Angel Di Maria stars in Argentina's 4-2 win over Germany

Manchester United’s Angel Di Maria scored a goal and set up three others as Argentina defeated World Cup winners Germany… Read More.

eBay users unable to use auction site

eBay’s users are complaining of problems in logging on to the online auction site from various locations, including US, UK,… Read More.

Film director Andrew McLaglen dies

British-born director Andrew McLaglen, known for films such as McLintock! and The Wild Geese, died at the age of 94.… Read More.

CeeLo Green apologizes after objectionable tweets on rape

Musician CeeLo Green has apologized for posting objectionable messages on Twitter about rape, as per media reports. Green had earlier… Read More.