What Happened on 05 September 2014

Poroshenko, rebel leader reach ceasefire agreement

Ukraine’s president Petro Poroshenko and a key rebel leader have reportedly agreed on a ceasefire, which is part of a… Read More.

'One in 10 girls sexually abused'

Over one in 10 girls are sexually assaulted or raped before they reach the age of 20, a report by… Read More.

Noida killings: Indian man to be executed next week

Surinder Koli, an Indian man facing the death sentence for murdering a 14-year-old girl, will he hanged on September 12,… Read More.

20 killed in Baghdad bomb blasts

At least 20 people were killed and many more injured in two bomb blasts in Baghdad.   In the Shia-dominated… Read More.

Dozens killed in Kashmir bus mishap

Dozens of people were feared killed after a bus, carrying members of a wedding party, plunged into a gorge in… Read More.

'One suicide occurs every 40 seconds'

One person takes his or her life every 40 seconds, making it a total of 800,000 suicides worldwide every year,… Read More.

Fast food workers, activists demanding higher wages arrested in US

Hundreds of people were arrested across the United States as protesting workers of fast food chains and activists took to… Read More.

Deepwater Horizon disaster: BP may have to pay billions in additional fines

A US district judge has ruled that BP had been reckless and negligent in the Deepwater Horizon disaster that killed… Read More.

US Open: Federer overcomes Monfils in five sets

Roger Federer staged a remarkable comeback after losing the first two sets against Gael Monfils and saving two match points… Read More.

iCloud security being tightened, says Apple

Apple’s chief executive officer Tim Cook has said the firm is beefing up security measures to keep hackers at bay… Read More.

Mobile apps charges: Google agrees to refund $19 million

Google has agreed to refund around $19 million to customers after complaints that children using mobile apps that were downloaded… Read More.

Joan Rivers, comedian, dies aged 81

Joan Rivers, a US comedian whose career spanned nearly 50 years, has died at the age of 81. Her death… Read More.