What Happened on 06 October 2015

EU court rules transatlantic data deal invalid

The European Court of Justice deemed transatlantic data-sharing deal which would allow American tech companies to transfer users' data from… Read More.

Two scientists share 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics

The 2015 Nobel Prize for physics has been awarded to two scientists, Japan's Takaaki Kajita and Canada's Arthur B. McDonald,… Read More.

Russian violation of Turkish airspace no accident: NATO

Russia's violation of Turkish airspace "does not look like an accident", Nato secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg said. According to Turkish authorities,… Read More.

Israel completes security fence along Gaza Strip

The Israeli authorities said they had completed work on a high-tech security fence that would halt possible infiltration of militants… Read More.

South Korean ex-spy chief released on bail

A former South Korean intelligence chief who had been serving a jail term over alleged election meddling was released on… Read More.

Czech government to send soldiers to Hungary

The Czech government has approved the sending of 25 soldiers and engineering equipment to assist Hungary in… Read More.

Maldives to launch new currency series

The Maldives Monetary Authority (MMA) is set to unveil a new currency series termed "Ran Dhiha Faheh" on November 1,… Read More.

First European summit on shopping tourism kicks off in Spain

The Shopping Tourism and Economy Summit, the first European summit dedicated to the shopping tourism phenomenon, kicked off. The Summit… Read More.

Injuries force Del Bosque to make changes in Spain squad

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has made three changes in the 23-man squad for the Euro 2016 qualifying games against… Read More.

Boca Juniors close to win Argentine league

Boca Juniors defeated Crucero del Norte 1-0 in Argentina's local tournament and is now close to become champion, local press… Read More.

Facebook set to beam free internet via satellite to Africans

Social networking site Facebook has announced a partnership with French satellite operator Eutelsat Communications to provide free high-speed internet to… Read More.