What Happened on 06 October 2014

US Ebola patient Thomas Duncan is 'fighting for his life'

The first patient diagnosed with Ebola in the United States is battling for his life in a Dallas hospital. Thomas… Read More.

Countries failing to meet conservation targets, says UN biodiversity report

A new UN report has warned that global efforts to meet conservation targets for wildlife and habitats are failing. The… Read More.

One US airman killed, two missing after Typhoon Phanfone hits Japan

A Japanese surfer and two American airmen were reported missing as Typhoon Phanfone hit south Japan, according to media reports. … Read More.

Civil servants return to work as protests dwindle in Hong Kong

Pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong dwindled and civil servants returned to their offices on Monday, according to media reports. Though… Read More.

Shrien Dewani pleads not guilty to killing his wife

British millionaire, Shrien Dewani, who is charged with murdering his wife has pleaded not guilty on the day-one of his… Read More.

No clear winners after snap polls in Bulgaria

Bulgaria could be staring at continued political instability after snap polls did not produce a clear verdict, accoring to media… Read More.

5 policemen killed in bomb attack in Chechnya

Five policemen were killed and at least 12 people injured on Sunday, October 5, in a bomb attack in Chechnya,… Read More.

Dilma Rousseff wins first round in Brazil polls

Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff has won the first round in the national elections, but could not get an overall majority,… Read More.

Nine civilians killed in border firing in Kashmir

Both India and Pakistan have accused the other of unprovoked firing across the border that has caused the deaths of… Read More.

HP to split into two firms

Hewlett-Packard (HP) will split into two separate firms as part of a major restructuring plan that has also seen thousands… Read More.

Bianchi undergoes surgery after head injury

Jules Bianchi underwent surgery after a crash at the Japanese Grand Prix left him with a severe head injury, as… Read More.

Chelsea beat Arsenal 2-0

It was an all-stars clash and Chelsea triumphed once again, defeating Arsenal 2-0 and putting the Blues comfortably on top… Read More.