What Happened on 05 August 2018

7.0-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia

Indonesia was hit by a 7.0-magnitude earthquake on Sunday, the United States Geological Survey stated. The earthquake, which… Read More.

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Survives Assassination Attempt

Reports say President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro survived an assassination attempt (with explosive-laden drone-like devices) while delivering a speech… Read More.

Bangladesh Student Protest Flares Up, PM urges Students to Go Home as "Third Party" could Sabotage Protest

Around 25 student and youth protesters (demanding improved road safety along with stricter enforcement of traffic laws after two youths… Read More.

US President says Steep Tariffs on Chinese Imports Yielding Results, China says Blackmailing Won't Work

US President Donald Trump has claimed that imposition of steep tariffs on Chinese imports to the US has started… Read More.